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#1 ragnar14

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 06:08 AM

Yeah, refurbished. I'm not sure what that means...

http://www.ebgames.c...web-only/313018
http://www.ebgames.c...web-only/313017
http://www.ebgames.c...web-only/313015
http://www.ebgames.c...web-only/313016
http://www.ebgames.c...web-only/311976
http://www.ebgames.c...web-only/312209
http://www.ebgames.c...web-only/312211

Some stuff is selling out, and the games are pre-orders for some reason.

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#2 dotCody

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 06:31 AM

Yeah, refurbished. I'm not sure what that means...


Refurbished = gutted.

#3 rana09

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 06:43 AM

Refurbished = gutted.


please explain the meaning....

#4 evantrees

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 06:45 AM

out of curiousity giving it a shot.

#5 ragnar14

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 07:38 AM

Refurbished = gutted.


EB doesn't give us discounts for that. My guess is they're returns (which they always open) that they couldn't send back to the manufacturer. Or something?
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#6 Jokerkun890

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 12:11 PM

Well, considering FF13 is on-sale right now for $49.99 (new) $22 for the game + shipping is worth it, even if it is "gutted."

Unless the game isn't included and they're only sending the contents of the CE?

Either way I ordered... For now. It could be an easter-sale that the OP caught really early.

Is GS allowed to increase pricing of "pre-orders?" They could have just been leaving a placeholder for CE's that were returned for whatever reason.

I don't know, but we will find out. I get the feeling I'm going to get an email with the order being cancelled.

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#7 Skullz_69

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 01:35 PM

At that price a gave it a shot, Ninja Gaiden 3 CE for 14,99$ I wonder if its all broken & busted! :( well if the game is included its not all bad! I just hope the statue isnt missing or broken! But if its really complete and like new, thats one hell of a deal :)

#8 LtKetch

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 01:41 PM

Not sure what refurb means either, looks like I will find out. I ordered the NG3 and the FF13, with standard shipping and a time of checkout discount total cost was $26.24. If the games work that's a good price, regardless of what refurb means.

Thanks OP, nice catch.

#9 arnoldrimmer

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 01:59 PM

Pre-ordered(?) LOTR and NG3. I'll see what happens

Thanks for posting OP
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#10 kathos

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 02:11 PM

Grabbed a LOTR and NG3 CEs too, the NG3 for the figure and the LOTR just to get the free shipping. You actually get $5 off for ordering both.
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#11 Norieaga

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 02:17 PM

Ordered one last night. I feel dumb to ask but this comes with the GAME, right? Apparently this is on EB's Facebook page, definitely legit.

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 02:51 PM

I'd like Arkham City, though it looks sold out. It also doesn't really list what console it's for either for some reason.

#13 matsam

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 03:06 PM

Sometimes my local EBgames has a few CEs opened up to show the goodies you get with it. They probably never sell that copy and send it back. But then again, they do sell open box items all the time.

They did this for Skyrim last time and people got all of the items so I'm optimistic!


Refurbished = gutted.


Yeah, if only all gutted games at EBgames had that kind of price cut!
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#14 strife18

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 03:17 PM

Interesting....Unfortunately the only ones available by the time I saw this are FFXIII-2, NG3, and LOTR.
Though I am sorta interested in FFXIII-2, it isn't for 360, but no interest in the others. Would have loved to snag GOW3 and Batman
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#15 Boolah

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 03:40 PM

I ordered War in the North and FF 13-2. I actually wanted to try WitN, FF13-2, well if I don't like it as much as I predict, it can always be trade in. I would have considered NG3 if I had actually played the previous 2 and didn't read and hear everywhere that its shit. Both for less then 30$ shipped is not bad at all. Now hopefully we're not all getting screwed and they actually have the game discs.:D

#16 forumaddict

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 03:54 PM

Pre-order Ships 01/01/0001 when ordering it says this, i think this is a glitch and they dont even have the games at all, but well see

#17 Mr.

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 04:05 PM

Grabbed a LOTR and NG3 CEs too, the NG3 for the figure and the LOTR just to get the free shipping. You actually get $5 off for ordering both.


Nice, grabbed them both at that price. I wouldn't bother if it's $20 for just one of those games. And now to wait...

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#18 arnoldrimmer

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 04:29 PM

This is dead now, they have even taken down the pages
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#19 Mr.

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 05:00 PM

Wow, I managed to squeeze in there just in time.

#20 fokkerfan

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 08:51 PM

Darn: Dear Customer, Thank you for your order of Ninja Gaiden 3 CE (Refurbished). Unfortunately, due to an issue with our inventory system on the website, the website advertised more units than were available in our warehouse. Unfortunately, we do not have the quantity to complete your order, and at this time your order has been cancelled. We are extremely sorry for any inconvenience that this has caused. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at: help@ebgames.ca, or by phone at: 877-442-6303. As a reminder, your payment method was never charged for the canceled item. Any related authorization hold on your credit or debit card account will be released in accordance with your financial institution holds policy. Please contact your financial institution for more information. We appreciate your business, and look forward to serving you in the future.

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 08:59 PM

Darn: Dear Customer, Thank you for your order of Ninja Gaiden 3 CE (Refurbished). Unfortunately, due to an issue with our inventory system on the website, the website advertised more units than were available in our warehouse. Unfortunately, we do not have the quantity to complete your order, and at this time your order has been cancelled. We are extremely sorry for any inconvenience that this has caused. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at: help@ebgames.ca, or by phone at: 877-442-6303. As a reminder, your payment method was never charged for the canceled item. Any related authorization hold on your credit or debit card account will be released in accordance with your financial institution holds policy. Please contact your financial institution for more information. We appreciate your business, and look forward to serving you in the future.

Just got the same thing :( Not sure about my LOTR since I ordered them together
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#22 Mr.

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 10:00 PM

I hope LotR comes through at $16.50 -- with free shipping.

#23 LtKetch

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Posted 10 April 2012 - 01:12 AM

Got my email this afternoon, no NG3 for me, apparently it was oversold. So far I am still getting FF13-2.

Just checked my order and no changes have been made yet, kind of curious what they are doing for shipping. I am not really interested in paying more than twenty dollars, hopefully they update the bill before they complete it.

Edited by LtKetch, 10 April 2012 - 02:10 PM.


#24 rana09

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Posted 10 April 2012 - 02:17 AM

seems like all the NG3 for ps3 were cancelled including mine... but I wonder if the x360 owners went through. I hope i still get FF-13x2 with free shipping

#25 arnoldrimmer

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Posted 10 April 2012 - 03:18 AM

My NG3 order was for the 360 and it was cancelled.
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#26 Skullz_69

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Posted 10 April 2012 - 04:43 AM

Darn: Dear Customer, Thank you for your order of Ninja Gaiden 3 CE (Refurbished). Unfortunately, due to an issue with our inventory system on the website, the website advertised more units than were available in our warehouse. Unfortunately, we do not have the quantity to complete your order, and at this time your order has been cancelled. We are extremely sorry for any inconvenience that this has caused. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at: help@ebgames.ca, or by phone at: 877-442-6303. As a reminder, your payment method was never charged for the canceled item. Any related authorization hold on your credit or debit card account will be released in accordance with your financial institution holds policy. Please contact your financial institution for more information. We appreciate your business, and look forward to serving you in the future.


^^ same!
I'm sure they did this on purpose! Damn EBgames

#27 Boolah

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 07:42 PM

Just wanted to let you guys know that I received the dreaded e-mail for both my LOTR War in the North CE and FF 13-2 CE. Looks like we are all getting screwed out of this deal.:cry:

#28 Jokerkun890

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 07:43 PM

I also got an email about my FF13 order. I was expecting this, so not too disappointed - but it does still suck.

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#29 Nukkus

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 08:21 PM

goddamn freaking scam
UPDATE: Called the 877 number, was told that the site was "hacked". BS.

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#30 arnoldrimmer

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 11:15 PM

Got my notice about LOTR too. Oh well I thought it was too good to be true.
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