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Jan 13 @Gamer - $15(*$5*) Prototype 2, $10 SCV, $45 X360 Transforming Controller


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#451 RedFoxCommando

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:15 PM

All the copies at the BB I went to were the Radnet editions. Sadly the steelbook isn't free with the game. :cry:


He's right, however, I just got back from Best Buy where I found a :ps3: copy that was packaged in one of those security boxes with the steel book. I checked out and the steel book rang up for $49.99. Was this supposed to be free with purchase originally? Anyway, the cashier thought it was so he removed it so I got the game and steel book for $5.40 after coupon and tax :)

#452 Zolor23

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:16 PM

$50


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#453 strait edge follower

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:17 PM

why is a steel book 50$ ? its retarted
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#454 aircobra

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:17 PM

It used to be free.

#455 exopuppy

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:30 PM

Haven't used a coupon in months, man it feels good! Didn't really even need Prototype, may never play it, but cheap is cheap. I handed it to the absolute ditz of a checkout girl, who proceeded to ask what kind of game it was, then promptly cut me off saying "I don't care, I don't know what any of that means, I just work with a bunch of geeks." Then her jaw dropped when she scanned everything and it rang up at $5.47. I leaned in and whispered... "It was my privilege."

#456 tylerh1701

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:33 PM

Gonna go grab Prototype 2 and re-up my subscription for a year right now. Thanks to the guy that noticed this!

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#457 argyle

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:40 PM

Awesome! I knew I had been carrying that stupid coupon around in my wallet for a reason. :-P Gonna swing by after work & grab one, $5 is definitely my price.
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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:51 PM

First coupon I'll have used in a 1,000 years.

Might as well get it in exchange for an old, raggedy cell phone: http://www.bestbuy.c...cat293300050004

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#459 handsomepete

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:53 PM

picked up a ps3 copy, glad I checked this thread today

#460 TooPoor

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 09:58 PM

When will the vultures at SD scoop in with their scanned coupons? :D

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#461 benjamouth

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 10:02 PM

Thanks whoever noticed the price drop, just got back from BBY with my 360 Radnet Ed for $5, plus $5 for the mag.

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 10:10 PM

I am really surprised. I thought for sure that all those people who have been whining about how awful the Unlocked program is would be on here posting their change of heart. Maybe they haven't noticed the thread today...

I know this deal won't win back a lot of those people who think Best Buy should hand deliver gold bars on a daily basis, but it should help remind people that the program does have some good value (beyond the already good value of 10% off and pre-order certs that people frequently overlook).

#463 pharmacrest

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 10:19 PM

I guess I will have to buy another mag and pay $10 total instead of just $5. I switched to digital and cant find the email and my account number to login and get the coups. I dont feel like dealing with cust service either so i wont call. I am so lazy I would rather spend the extra $5.

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#464 Donut2922

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 10:31 PM

It used to be free.


Originally it was free as a preorder bonus on release date

#465 kitsunisan

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 10:33 PM

aw crap, i'm stuck in meetings for the next 2 hours. my best buy better not sell out b4 i get there.


In store pick up, just cancel it when you get there and buy with the coupon.

#466 shadowkast

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 10:43 PM

why is a steel book 50$ ? its retarted

the witcher 2 tshirt for $50 what's to know if you got beef

#467 aircobra

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 10:47 PM

Originally it was free as a preorder bonus on release date


Yes but it was also available past release date without pre-ordering.

#468 kayne2000

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 11:05 PM

I guess I will have to buy another mag and pay $10 total instead of just $5. I switched to digital and cant find the email and my account number to login and get the coups. I dont feel like dealing with cust service either so i wont call. I am so lazy I would rather spend the extra $5.


you only have to click the link in the email to get the coupons no log in required. also does your email not have a search function???

that said thanks to whoever said prototype is 5 dollars. i now have both prototypes in the black log....though i dont remember when i bought the first one lol.

also got the last FF 13-2 novella.

my best buy had tons of the black watch editions left lol

#469 WV Matsui

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 11:28 PM

Think this will still be alive tomorrow?

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 11:30 PM

Think this will still be alive tomorrow?


its a msrp drop
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#471 Fukurou

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 11:45 PM

Picked up a copy. Best Buy finally had a good deal for me to use the coupon on. Can't beat Prototype 2 for $5.

#472 Donut2922

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 11:54 PM

Yes but it was also available past release date without pre-ordering.


It's supposed to package out free with the game still but the issue that you ran into was that the coupon was a separate promo so the register wouldn't stack the @gamer coupon and steelbook together.

#473 WV Matsui

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 11:58 PM

its a msrp drop


Good! They've just been known to do things before when deals are this good.

#474 Koopa22

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Posted 30 January 2013 - 11:59 PM

Picked up a Radnet Edition, only 1 left at my store now.

#475 tylerh1701

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 12:13 AM

In store pick up, just cancel it when you get there and buy with the coupon.


Or just call them and ask them to hold it for you. They've always been willing to do that for me, and you don't have to mess with canceling and re-buying.

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#476 PimpLimp

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 12:29 AM

I see stacks of Prototype 2 every time I got to my local BB, so I know it was bullshit when the store locator said they didn't have any copies for PS3. Sure enough, I found one no problem. It was the Radnet Edition and there was at least one other copy for PS3 that I saw.

#477 slowdive21

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 12:36 AM

The steelbook always rang up at $50.00 in the system. The only way it would package out is when you bought the game. If you tried to add the free poster it would not package out anymore without an override.

#478 isr34l

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 12:38 AM

In store pick up, just cancel it when you get there and buy with the coupon.


Would this work if I tried using the used-game coupon on a game only available from BB.com?

#479 TheHelix

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 12:40 AM

Plenty of :ps3: copies at my local store.

#480 dino88

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Posted 31 January 2013 - 12:44 AM

Thanks for posting about Prototype. I picked up one of the 3 copies they had left for PS3.