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#931 Vigilante

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 06:09 PM

ok so you don't actually get 10%.
the base for silent hill and smash bros were $20, and i have rewards pro. and i got 21. It functions as if there's two bonuses.

Same wiht Forza. I didn't get $35 (base)+3.50, i got 18 plus 17 bonus, plus 1.80-36.80.

a little disappointing, but i got near $80. also gonna rebuy forza on ebay for less than 25.

edit: BTW, i am so sick of them announcing how much you have on your power up rewards Card.
"HEY GUISE, THIS GUY HAS HUNDREDS OF CREDIT ON HIS CARD, DID U HEAR ME CLEARLY?"

Thanks for the confirmation, but I think a lot of us were thinking those values were not base values, but after-promo values.

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#932 Butatoy2008

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 06:13 PM

does gamestop buying broken ps3?

#933 roundhouse

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 06:22 PM

Some of those values are really generous. It's so un-gamestop like. I imagine a lot of people will be trading in some of these games.
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#934 Warner1281

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 06:32 PM

Phone quote (12/7):

:3ds: The Trash Pack - $4


Thank you for taking the time to do that. :applause:
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#935 jgressley

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 06:49 PM

I'm not sure if this is for all Gamestops, but my local Gamestop had signs all over today declaring 50% bonus trade-in if you're buying used games. With games like the original Rock Band going for $0.99, this is a lot cheaper than using a ton of rewards points for the Powerup Rewards coupon...

PS-I'm sure this won't stack with the special Powerup bonus games list.


#936 izpep

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 07:58 PM

Just got back from mine.
The games on the list are automatically adjusted to their proper trade-in values.

Traded in several games and my old Xbox Arcade for a new Star Wars Xbox 360 w/ Kinect.

I know....I know...ok, you guys can stop laughing at any time.

I could not resist it any longer. Was only $150 after all the trade-ins.
Hopefully it's the last Xbox I have to buy before the next gen comes out.

#937 labrat34

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 08:26 PM

So i had never received the triple reward points for last weekends transactions. So i emailed customer service on wednesday, and today they credited my account with the appropriate points.

#938 Anexanhume

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 08:33 PM

I just had 8,391 points taken away due to a "points processing error". Anyone ever have this happen to them? I already emailed them asking WTF.

#939 bilbobagins3

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 09:07 PM

I just had 8,391 points taken away due to a "points processing error". Anyone ever have this happen to them? I already emailed them asking WTF.


Just checked mine and I had 1,562 removed, so I'm with you WTF?

#940 sninh

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 09:14 PM

15,252...and i didnt but anything in almost a month

#941 Anexanhume

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 09:16 PM

15,252...and i didnt but anything in almost a month


Did you have those taken away? Or are you just telling us how many points you have?

#942 sabanoo

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 09:16 PM

Did you have those taken away? Or are you just telling us how many points you have?


I also had a random amount of points removed (around 6000). I sent off an email to them to see what's up.

#943 klimb22

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 09:17 PM

So i had never received the triple reward points for last weekends transactions. So i emailed customer service on wednesday, and today they credited my account with the appropriate points.

Were the points that showed up actually from the promotion or just a Customer Support credit? If the latter you may end up getting both. I called earlier this week and they told me it would take 5 business days after the transaction. So we'll see after today.

#944 SgtWiggles

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 09:30 PM

I lost 1600 wtf

#945 sninh

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 09:33 PM

Did you have those taken away? Or are you just telling us how many points you have?


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#946 IamPro

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 09:34 PM

I had 401 taken away but in previous 2 transactions had two 401 add-ons so guess they just fixed whatever glitch happened?

#947 Deader2818

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 09:40 PM

they took 5,080 points away from me. Who the Fuck can I call to see why the did that?

#948 klimb22

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 09:41 PM

they took 5,080 points away from me. Who the Fuck can I call to see why the did that?

How about the Contact Us link on the bottom of the PUR page.

#949 xenozfan2

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 09:52 PM

They just took over 10,000 from me. Points processing error my ass.
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#950 archerbro74

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 11:33 PM

Might be having the same problem with points.

I had 20K before any of my trade ins, and now i barely have 20k.

and the powerups reward activity recorded my trade ins.

I'll wait and see. (you get power up points for trades in correct?)

#951 SEGAMew

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 11:46 PM

-8,371 points what the eff Gamestop *submits email*

#952 TheHelix

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Posted 07 December 2012 - 11:59 PM

I must be lucky, my points are still intact.

#953 Kerouac

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 12:20 AM

2K + points gone. I was told, "A couple of months ago the system was giving bonus points when it shouldn't have. We just caught the mistake & deducted the points from people's accounts." Dirty Bastards! Now I'm 1800 points shy of the $25 off coupon.

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#954 SgtWiggles

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 12:36 AM

Seriously? Thats bs then, what if you didnt even have the points anymore, negatives because they screwed up?
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#955 bilbobagins3

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 12:40 AM

Traded In Today. (Got to get those points back)

:360:
Gears of War 3 - $4 (I just picked up the Limited Edition on clearance at Meijer for $12)

:wii:
Monster Hunter Tri - $5

:3ds:
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell 3D - $3

:ps3:
Bioshock 2 - $2 (Didn't trade this one just took the two cheaper ones in case one was under $2)

#956 NineH

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 12:40 AM

I ought to email them as well as I lost 2800 points.
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#957 Anexanhume

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 01:07 AM

2K + points gone. I was told, "A couple of months ago the system was giving bonus points when it shouldn't have. We just caught the mistake & deducted the points from peoples accounts." Dirty Bastards! Now I'm 1800 points shy of the $25 off coupon.


I've only been a member for a month. Did they only happen then or has it been ongoing?

#958 Needles-Kane

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 01:10 AM

Just got back from mine.
The games on the list are automatically adjusted to their proper trade-in values.

Traded in several games and my old Xbox Arcade for a new Star Wars Xbox 360 w/ Kinect.

I know....I know...ok, you guys can stop laughing at any time.

I could not resist it any longer. Was only $150 after all the trade-ins.
Hopefully it's the last Xbox I have to buy before the next gen comes out.


How much did they give for the 360 Arcade? Wired or wireless?

#959 Vigilante

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 01:20 AM

I'm still in the clear with my points, but I'll keep checking.

I did a huge trade-in today (12/7):

:360:
Forza Horizon - $18
Just Cause 2 - $9

:ps3:
Assassin's Creed 3 - $20 (still have to play through AC:B, and I can see this dropping to $15-$20 by the time I can play it)
Sly Collection - $11

Vita
Assassin's Creed: Liberation - $11 (cart-only from the $179.99 Amazon bundle, and it's an Ubisoft game, so I can wait to pick it up with box :D)

:wii:
Kirby's Return to Dreamland - $15
Mario Kart Wii - $11 (picked up at BBY with $10 off pre-owned @Gamer coupon)
Mario Party 9 - $14 (also bought at BBY with $25 off @Gamer coupon and $15 RZ cert.)

After all the bonuses applied, I wound up with $225.90 in total credit. :hot:

What's ironic is that I now have enough to cover a Deluxe Wii U, but I don't want one anytime soon. :lol:

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#960 metallicoholic

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Posted 08 December 2012 - 01:35 AM

I'm still in the clear with my points, but I'll keep checking.

I did a huge trade-in today (12/7):

:360:
Forza Horizon - $18
Just Cause 2 - $9

:ps3:
Assassin's Creed 3 - $20 (still have to play through AC:B, and I can see this dropping to $15-$20 by the time I can play it)
Sly Collection - $11

Vita
Assassin's Creed: Liberation - $11 (cart-only from the $179.99 Amazon bundle, and it's an Ubisoft game, so I can wait to pick it up with box :D)

:wii:
Kirby's Return to Dreamland - $15
Mario Kart Wii - $11 (picked up at BBY with $10 off pre-owned @Gamer coupon)
Mario Party 9 - $14 (also bought at BBY with $25 off @Gamer coupon and $15 RZ cert.)

After all the bonuses applied, I wound up with $225.90 in total credit. :hot:

What's ironic is that I now have enough to cover a Deluxe Wii U, but I don't want one anytime soon. :lol:


I know you probably don't want to hear this but Gamestop sent out a list of titles that garner some decent trade-in credit for PUR members and almost all the games you traded in are on the list for higher TIV than what you got today: http://www.powerupre...YcjLTuhOYUwyA==

I would try to get your extra credit, if that's even possible.
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