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EBGames 3DS XL Red New Super Mario Bros 2 Bundle 169.99$ (price error?)


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#1 mjafyx

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 02:14 AM

So i notice this on the ebgames site. It's for an upcoming bundle.There's no release date and I didn't manage to place an order but it worth keeping an eye on.
http://www.ebgames.c...2-bundle/315605

It's 239.98$ on the US site.
http://www.ebgames.c...2-bundle/104269

#2 Robotron2084

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 07:16 AM

Well I ordered one so I guess we'll see what happens.

#3 Faytz

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 03:34 PM

Super tempted to just have one ordered...

#4 spike32

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Posted 10 November 2012 - 03:56 PM

Ordered, hate the 3ds xl colors, but that price I won't complain if it does go through, and if it doesn't, oh well. Thanks OP.

#5 fydo

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Posted 12 November 2012 - 04:24 PM

It looks like bundle page is gone now, but they haven't cancelled my order. :o

#6 denpanosekai

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 02:39 AM

same here. any ETA on this bundle though?

#7 Mr.

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 05:46 AM

Ordered, hate the 3ds xl colors, but that price I won't complain if it does go through, and if it doesn't, oh well. Thanks OP.


*shrug* The matte finish of the red/black are a lot better than the glittery two-tone gradient in the original 3DS.

#8 spike32

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 10:55 PM

*shrug* The matte finish of the red/black are a lot better than the glittery two-tone gradient in the original 3DS.


it's not horrendous, just ugly.

#9 EvilMario

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 11:12 PM

Blue XL looks very nice in person actually. Not that you'll actually be looking at the blue while playing.

#10 CoachHines

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 06:20 AM

Yeah all XLs are all black on the inside. Definitely looks better than the regular 3DS which had like 3 or 4 different colors and was shiny to boot.

#11 fydo

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 09:31 PM

Sorry for crossposting, but I noticed this post on a certain other deals forum that I think everyone in this thread might be interested in seeing:

Emailed their support line asking about a release date after ordering.

Here was their response:

"Good morning,

Thank you for contacting EBGames.ca

The item you have order is currently slated to release in Early December.

Do not hesitate to contact us again if you have any questions.

Regards,

Sébastien Létourneau

Customer Relations Representative
Représentant des Relations à la Clientèle
GameStop/EBGames Canada
Power to the Players
T- (905) 595-2766
F- (905) 595-0512
1.866.828.9999 ext.2766"


So it seems that they'll be honouring these pre-orders. Yay!

#12 denpanosekai

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 11:27 PM

cool beans

#13 Hyunkel

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Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:00 PM

Well, it seems that the orders are being canceled. I received a shipping confirmation, but the order total comes to $0.00. :cry:

#14 Hockridge

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Posted 03 December 2012 - 09:16 PM

Well, it seems that the orders are being canceled. I received a shipping confirmation, but the order total comes to $0.00. :cry:


I got an email saying they're honouring it with a red 3DS XL and a copy of NSMB2 on the side, not an actual bundle.

#15 chakane048

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Posted 03 December 2012 - 09:17 PM

Dear EB Games Customer,

This email is with regards to your order of the Nintendo 3DS XL Red with New Super Mario Bros 2 bundle. Unfortunately, this product was not meant to be available in Canada, but was accidentally made available on EBGames.ca. As you may have noticed, the product has been removed from EBGames.ca. We want to assure you that we will be honouring your order and sending you a Nintendo 3DS XL Red and a copy of New Super Mario Bros 2 at the price of $169.99; however, it may take up to 7 business days to ship these orders in full.


Thanks EB Games

#16 spike32

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Posted 03 December 2012 - 09:28 PM

We got that email but we're still getting the product, nothing to be upset about, this is a win in our books!

#17 bkruz11

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Posted 03 December 2012 - 10:04 PM

Now the links a 404. Would of grabbed this :( Oh well...

#18 Korahn

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Posted 04 December 2012 - 12:23 AM

Well, if it's to be released in Early December, then I should be able to snag one up for my kid come pay day.
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#19 denpanosekai

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Posted 04 December 2012 - 02:01 AM

I think I read on RFD that the 3DS XL are 149$ at Costco? So we're really just getting a 20$ NMSB2. But oh well, the timing was right for me, with Etrian Odyssey 4 around the corner.

#20 Robotron2084

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Posted 04 December 2012 - 06:13 AM

I think I read on RFD that the 3DS XL are 149$ at Costco? So we're really just getting a 20$ NMSB2. But oh well, the timing was right for me, with Etrian Odyssey 4 around the corner.


Yes they are but every Costco in my city is sold out. If it's on RFD then consider it gone.

#21 Hockridge

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 11:13 PM

Got it today.

#22 Mr.

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Posted 06 December 2012 - 06:52 PM

Yes they are but every Costco in my city is sold out. If it's on RFD then consider it gone.


I saw it in Mississauga earlier this week. *shrug*

#23 fydo

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 12:34 AM

Just received my 3DS XL + NSMB2 yesterday. Everything works great. Thanks again to OP!