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#1021 coopscohen

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Posted 12 January 2013 - 10:52 PM

I don't know why the clerk told you that, because 14.99 is the standard price (marked down from 24.99) for the FF XIII and XIII-2 guides. Anyway congrats on finding some Dark Souls guides.


He was talking about getting the CE guide for the price of the regular guide because it was tagged wrong.

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Posted 12 January 2013 - 10:52 PM

I don't know why the clerk told you that, because 14.99 is the standard price (marked down from 24.99) for the FF XIII and XIII-2 guides. Anyway congrats on finding some Dark Souls guides.


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#1023 Richard Longfellow

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 06:04 PM

My fault, didn't read the "CE". Heck yeah that was a good deal.
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#1024 coopscohen

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Posted 19 January 2013 - 05:35 AM

Syndicate guide at BB had its SKU deleted. After about 20 minutes and four people getting involved, they just gave it to me. Oddly enough I found a Fear 3 guide and it still rang up for a penny.

Not all good news though. I found a Disney Universe CE guide at another store and thought it would ring a penny as it was one of the last guides to penny at BB. Unfortunately that may be the reason why it didn't ring up as a penny because its SKU was deleted and they wouldn't let me have it :cry:

Lastly, Madden 12 guide was pennied at TRU.

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Posted 19 January 2013 - 10:29 PM

FWIW

http://www.bestbuy.c...9&skuId=9510969

I don't remember how many guides they had online before but they have 66 guides for sale now (including the sold out penny guide) and I want to say they had about 10 to 20 more a few days ago.
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Posted 20 January 2013 - 02:46 AM

FWIW

http://www.bestbuy.c...9&skuId=9510969

I don't remember how many guides they had online before but they have 66 guides for sale now (including the sold out penny guide) and I want to say they had about 10 to 20 more a few days ago.

From what I see, that Fallout guide is the only pennied one online...weird. Can anyone make some inventory stock checker using that?

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Posted 20 January 2013 - 03:02 AM

From what I see, that Fallout guide is the only pennied one online...weird. Can anyone make some inventory stock checker using that?


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#1028 Zolor23

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Posted 20 January 2013 - 04:03 AM

Boom. Just enter you zip code. None around me though.


Thanks, unavailable everywhere.

#1029 Vigilante

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Posted 20 January 2013 - 04:22 AM

Thanks, unavailable everywhere.

Not that it helps, but "Unavailable" just means anywhere from 0 to 2 copies. :\

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#1030 Zolor23

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Posted 20 January 2013 - 06:51 AM

Not that it helps, but "Unavailable" just means anywhere from 0 to 2 copies. :\


Would just a wild goose chase since I believe it's been pennied a looooong while ago

#1031 shieryda

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Posted 20 January 2013 - 09:02 PM

Was able to get Syndicate x 2, and that Disney guide (can't remember the name now).

Sadly, this was at a store that is closing in 3 weeks.:cry:

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 05:05 PM

Well, that was helpful. :roll:

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#1034 outcast529

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 05:08 AM

several penny guides @ BestBuy (probably in-store pickup only)

Disney Universe Collector's Edition (Game Guide)

Resistance 3 (Game Guide)
White Knight Chronicles II (Game Guide)
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (Game Guide)
RANDOM HOUSE/PRIMA GAMES - Shadows of the Damned (Game Guide)
Hunted: The Demon's Forge (Game Guide)
Brink (Game Guide)

Edited by shrike4242, 31 January 2013 - 06:23 PM.


#1035 coopscohen

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 05:12 AM

several penny guides @ BestBuy

Disney Universe Collector's Edition (Game Guide)
Resistance 3 (Game Guide)
White Knight Chronicles II (Game Guide)
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (Game Guide)
RANDOM HOUSE/PRIMA GAMES - Shadows of the Damned (Game Guide)
Hunted: The Demon's Forge (Game Guide)
Brink (Game Guide)


Thanks but more than half are in store pick up only now :(

Edited by shrike4242, 31 January 2013 - 06:24 PM.


#1036 Dead_Batteries

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 05:16 AM

I wonder what are the chances of me finding a WKC2 guide in the store. Probably zero =(

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 05:18 AM

several penny guides @ BestBuy

Disney Universe Collector's Edition (Game Guide)
Resistance 3 (Game Guide)
White Knight Chronicles II (Game Guide)
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (Game Guide)
RANDOM HOUSE/PRIMA GAMES - Shadows of the Damned (Game Guide)
Hunted: The Demon's Forge (Game Guide)
Brink (Game Guide)


Nice find! Unfortunately WKC2 went out of stock for shipping as I was trying to place my order. did get in for Disney Universe. We'll see what happens!

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#1038 Romeo

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 05:21 AM

Thanks but more than half are in store pick up only now :(



They were never shipping or available for pick up for me.

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 05:32 AM

All are OOS near me

#1040 Fukurou

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 06:46 AM

Was able to snag a KoA guide from Gamestop. Still shrinkwrapped. Looks great.

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 07:02 AM

Can't get a single one of these but yet I see this over at SD:





Somebody PLEASE ddos this website and take it down forever. It's fucking DISGUSTING.

that is consider tame compare to some of the other stuff you see over there

#1042 crazedracerguy

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 11:34 AM

Still able to pick up Resistance 3 around me. I don't want it bad enough to alert my store that penny guides are possibly back :)

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#1043 Fukurou

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 11:47 PM

Can't get a single one of these but yet I see this over at SD:





Somebody PLEASE ddos this website and take it down forever. It's fucking DISGUSTING.

I see a lot of hate for SD and it's understandable, but you have to remember, CAG is solely for gaming, while SD has deals on everything. Food, clothes, books, computers, almost everything. CAG is great, but SD is useful in other kinds of ways.

#1044 gantt

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Posted 27 January 2013 - 12:03 AM

Can't get a single one of these but yet I see this over at SD:





Somebody PLEASE ddos this website and take it down forever. It's fucking DISGUSTING.


Have you really been on this site for 10 years? And following this thread ("grab all them shits", "El Hoardo")? Because it's difficult believe you have and yet call out only some other site when condemning that mentality.

As the other poster said, some people consume things other than interactive digital entertainment. SD serves that audience, CAG does not. They really only overlap in that two categories are present on both sites: video games and tools.

#1045 Dark Rider

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Posted 27 January 2013 - 12:13 AM

Thanks to wrx11 on SD: several penny guides @ BestBuy (probably in-store pickup only)

Disney Universe Collector's Edition (Game Guide)

Resistance 3 (Game Guide)
White Knight Chronicles II (Game Guide)
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (Game Guide)
RANDOM HOUSE/PRIMA GAMES - Shadows of the Damned (Game Guide)
Hunted: The Demon's Forge (Game Guide)
Brink (Game Guide)


Has anyone confirmed these in store? (Outside of in store pick up obviously)

#1046 skiizim

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Posted 27 January 2013 - 12:22 AM

You can technically price match these guides at the store using .com, would these guides still ring up full price in store?

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Posted 27 January 2013 - 12:29 AM

You can technically price match these guides at the store using .com, would these guides still ring up full price in store?


No, they won't ring up at all (unless something has changed since last couple drops)


#1048 slowdive21

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Posted 27 January 2013 - 12:45 AM

Has anyone confirmed these in store? (Outside of in store pick up obviously)


The Disney one dropped months ago in store. It may have been the last official penny guide.

#1049 skiizim

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Posted 27 January 2013 - 12:47 AM

No, they won't ring up at all (unless something has changed since last couple drops)


At one of my local stores, I haven't checked how far back or recent but they have ring up regular price.

#1050 coopscohen

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Posted 27 January 2013 - 02:01 AM

The Disney one dropped months ago in store. It may have been the last official penny guide.


I actually found a Disney guide in store about two weeks ago and the SKU had been deleted.