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#421 HomieGFunk03

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Posted 03 November 2009 - 07:01 PM

So the Elston Store is wiped out then?

#422 tonyc1001

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Posted 03 November 2009 - 07:13 PM

So the Elston Store is wiped out then?

Didn't see any point cards.

#423 youenvy

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Posted 03 November 2009 - 07:28 PM

Didn't see any point cards.



so what you spend like $45 for all 3----thats 3 month-400 point-headset right.

might have to het some.

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Posted 18 November 2009 - 02:15 AM

does anyone know if the sale is still going on at the cambridge,MA store?

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Posted 18 November 2009 - 02:25 AM

i got 3 at the long island store, all looked to be acquired from blockbuster (old price tags on the cards)

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Posted 22 November 2009 - 01:33 AM

does anyone know if the sale is still going on at the cambridge,MA store?


Just picked up 2x 1600 point cards for 12.99/ea there

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Posted 22 November 2009 - 01:53 AM

um wouldnt it of been a better deal if you just bought like 12 of the 1600 cards?

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Posted 22 November 2009 - 02:02 AM

I work at Microcenter (I don't want to say which store(s)) and they are getting these cards from Blockbusters that can't sell them. Random side not if you need a Xbox they have refurbs for $149.99. They are 20 gigs with a headset and controller + a 90 day warrenty.
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#429 hostyl1

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Posted 22 November 2009 - 10:55 AM

I work at Microcenter (I don't want to say which store(s))


Then you might want to remove your "location" from your personal info ;)
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#430 SilentStryk09

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Posted 22 November 2009 - 02:48 PM

is anybody still seeing the $12.99 3-month kits? i have no MC's around me within 200 miles, and would absolutely love it if a fellow CAG could pick me up with. I have PayPal


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Posted 22 November 2009 - 04:30 PM

Then you might want to remove your "location" from your personal info ;)

+1. Well played. I say that with all respect to katzd2007, as there is a 50/50 shot he works at my local MicroCenter.

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Posted 23 November 2009 - 06:20 PM

Heh, that is true, at least he left the guessing at a 50/50 ratio. :)

I bought two of the cards for $12.99 over the weekend, it looks like there's a lot of Blockbuster inventory that's now at Micro Center stores, it's not just the point cards. I think the 3-month Live cards, some other accessory bundle packs, and likely more, all came from there. I'm guessing this also has to do with the fact that the whole Gamerush thing didn't take off?

When I was at the Columbus store on Sunday, they still had some of these in stock. Either they have a TON of them, or even at $12.99 the point cards don't have the allure they once did.

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Posted 23 November 2009 - 07:18 PM

i got 3 at the long island store, all looked to be acquired from blockbuster (old price tags on the cards)

When was this? When I went last Sunday (the 15th) they said they were all out.

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Posted 23 November 2009 - 08:17 PM

Just left the St Davids, PA Location. They have a ton of 3 month cards for $9.99, there are 2 3 Month Starter packs for $12.99. (I grabbed one) There are no points cards left. The clerk said he's not expecting more at that price, but he's not sure.


I grabbed a half-dozen of the 1600 MS Points cards last Saturday. Sorry about that, but they make for great Christmas presents to my nephews.

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Posted 03 December 2009 - 07:29 AM

i don't know if anyone on Long Island still needs any 1600 point cards, but the MC in Westbury had some 1600 point cards in stock when i was there yesterday. i picked up a handful yesterday afternoon, and there were at least a dozen or so in stock when i left...

Just go for it... it's only $330... you can't even buy a decent hooker with that kind of cash anymore.


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Posted 03 December 2009 - 08:02 AM

There were still quite a few 1600 ($12.99) and 4000 ($39.99) points cards left at the Brentwood, MO Micro Center as of last night. Picked up one 1600 card and will probably go back for at least one more. The guy at the checkout was trying to sell me on the 4000 pointers. :D
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#437 BustaUppa

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Posted 03 December 2009 - 02:23 PM

i don't know if anyone on Long Island still needs any 1600 point cards, but the MC in Westbury had some 1600 point cards in stock when i was there yesterday. i picked up a handful yesterday afternoon, and there were at least a dozen or so in stock when i left...

Thanks, I'll have to check that out! They were OOS last week so it's nice to know they keep getting new shipments.

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Posted 11 December 2009 - 09:06 PM

Has anyone checked the Chicago stores lately? I had written down the item numbers and phone numbers of the stores, but I lost them.

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Posted 12 December 2009 - 01:36 AM

Thanks OP. If anyone is interested, the Paterson, NJ store still had at least 4 1600 point cards and a lot more of the 3 month 9.99 cards.
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Posted 12 December 2009 - 02:51 AM

If anyone can still get the cheap 3mo BUNDLES, PM me with how many you can get, and how much you're looking to sell them for!
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Posted 12 December 2009 - 12:21 PM

I could also use a 3 month card and a 1600 point card. PM for prices please, thanks. :)

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Posted 13 December 2009 - 12:32 AM

STL location is out of 1600 pt cards. Only a few 4000 pt. left. Tons of 3 mth cards available.

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Posted 13 December 2009 - 07:56 AM

Can anyone sell me a 1600 card or 4000? I can gift paypal, thank you.

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Posted 13 December 2009 - 01:54 PM

anyone check out the cincy location?

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Posted 13 December 2009 - 03:08 PM

STL location is out of 1600 pt cards. Only a few 4000 pt. left. Tons of 3 mth cards available.


The Houston location is exactly like this as well. The guy told me they got wipped out on Black Friday. He had no clue when they would restock. It's sad that this long after that day and they still haven't restocked.

#446 FRAUD_WHATS_THAT

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Posted 13 December 2009 - 04:19 PM

So are these still being sold for $12.99 now if your store has them?
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Posted 13 December 2009 - 04:35 PM

STL location is out of 1600 pt cards. Only a few 4000 pt. left. Tons of 3 mth cards available.


Wow, already? They had BOATLOADs of them last time I was in there. Think they will get more?

MSU, what did u think of Micro Center?, I kind of liked the store. I also miss Comp USA so that's probably why.

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Posted 13 December 2009 - 05:13 PM

I work at Microcenter (I don't want to say which store(s)) and they are getting these cards from Blockbusters that can't sell them. Random side not if you need a Xbox they have refurbs for $149.99. They are 20 gigs with a headset and controller + a 90 day warrenty.



Hmmm well either somewhere near Cleveland or my neck of the woods.
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#449 MSUHitman

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Posted 13 December 2009 - 05:22 PM

Wow, already? They had BOATLOADs of them last time I was in there. Think they will get more?

MSU, what did u think of Micro Center?, I kind of liked the store. I also miss Comp USA so that's probably why.


I didn't ask about the point cards, but from what I'm reading here the flow of cheap cards from Blockbuster and/or Game Crazy is probably slowing down.

Yes I did like the store as it's a much more upscale Comp USA and it was very nice, just wish there was one closer to South County. I also picked up a HDD for my PS3 (been needing to upgrade for a long time) and Girls of Gaming Vol. 7 magazine, and got judged by the cashier for it. :oops:

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Posted 13 December 2009 - 06:02 PM

Checked the Long Island store on Wednesday, and there were no point cards left.