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Donkey Kong Tropical Freeze Wii U Preoder $44.99 @ Newegg

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#1 Spuratis

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 03:06 PM

Title says it all, I think that might be a price error. I don't know why they wouldn't be releasing the game at $60.. but who knows. $44.99 is definitely a good deal IMO.

 

http://www.newegg.co...N82E16878190360

 

Promo Code: EMCWXVS42

 

Also Wonderful 101 is on sale for $51.99. It's a great game if you're.. wondering.

 

 

http://www.newegg.co...N82E16878190315



#2 bobphone

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 03:08 PM

It's $49 MSRP.

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 03:34 PM

Yea, MSRP is $49.99. NewEgg is knocking $5 off lots of preorders lately.

 

Too bad they charge me tax and ship slowly (compared to my Amazon Prime). That said, when Amazon tax kicks in for me, it's over to NewEgg. :(

 

<rant>Taxed since there's a shipping facility in my state, but then my stuff always ships slowly from California. Eragh!</rant>


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#4 Bosamba

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 03:59 PM

Discounted prices and/or promo codes are valid till 10/30/2013.

 

There's some headsets and the XBone wireless controller that have discounts/pre-order gift cards as well:

 

Turtle Beach - Ear Force P4C Chat Communicator Gaming Headset for PlayStation 4 $29.99 w/ $5 gift card

 

Turtle Beach - Ear Force PX4 Wireless Dolby Surround Sound Gaming Headset $149.99 w/ $15 gift card

 

Turtle Beach Call of Duty: Black Ops II Ear Force Limited Edition Earbuds $14.99

 

Microsoft Xbox One Wireless Controller $59.99 w/ $10 gift card

 

SHARKOON X-Tatic SP Plus Stereo Headset for PS3 & Xbox 360 $39.99
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Posted 24 October 2013 - 04:39 PM

thanks

 

i cancelled my old dk:tf pre order with newegg since it was still listed at $60 and pre ordered this one. this only saves me tax but i can live with that



#6 dc_fortythree

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 05:48 PM

is Newegg dependable on preorders?

#7 TheRainCoat

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 05:50 PM

The title sounds like a 7/11 promotion...

 

 

Look under the sticker of any Donkey Kong Tropical Freeze Slurpee for a chance to win a Wii u



#8 Spuratis

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 06:15 PM

is Newegg dependable on preorders?

 

Everything I've ever preordered from them has come within 3 days of them shipping it. I've never had a problem. I've only ordered 3 or 4 things though. 



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Posted 24 October 2013 - 07:07 PM

is Newegg dependable on preorders?

 

since nintendo games usually release on a sunday, newegg ships out the game on saturdays for me usually and ill receive the game by monday or tuesday. 

 

but i live pretty close to a newegg warehouse so theres that



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Posted 24 October 2013 - 07:14 PM

thanks Spuratis and blackwaltz34!

#11 VidgamesgivemeA_D_D

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 08:21 PM

is Newegg dependable on preorders?

 

Absolutely, I've probably ordered around 15-20 games from them. Because Amazon started charging tax where I live and newegg doesn't, not to mention they're cheaper anyways Newegg replaced Amazon for me well over a year ago.



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Posted 24 October 2013 - 09:05 PM

Thanks OP! Anyone know if there's a similar discount to use toward Super Mario 3D World?
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#13 Spuratis

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 09:20 PM

Thanks OP! Anyone know if there's a similar discount to use toward Super Mario 3D World?

 

NP. Not on Newegg right now, but there's a good chance it will show up.. they usually do. Unless it's been there already. I'll be sure to post it if it comes up. That is, if someone else doesn't post it first. ;)



#14 IronChariot

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Posted 24 October 2013 - 10:14 PM

I stopped preordering from Newegg when they wouldn't do $10-12 off for preordering anymore.



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Posted 25 October 2013 - 04:40 PM

I'll take it!

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#16 theflicker

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 05:18 PM

is Newegg dependable on preorders?


I've had issues in the past with two items. Game and Wario came in about two weeks after release and my Animal Crossing LE 3DSXL was put on backorder. I eventually cancelled and picked it up from TRU.

Plus with PS3 remote play you can basically PLay your PS3 games on your PSP Go anywhere you are basically making it a Portable PS3


But Metroid sucks. I consider it Gunpei Yokoi's worst creation, even beating the Virtual Boy.


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at least they change their name and not name their systems 1,2,3,4


#17 Kirin Lemon

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 11:12 PM

I had originally ordered this for $52.99 after a $7 promo code a couple months back, so I contacted Newegg to see if they'd match the new MSRP and still honor the promo code.  Ha, nope.  Preorder cancelled.


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Posted 26 October 2013 - 01:36 AM

I had originally ordered this for $52.99 after a $7 promo code a couple months back, so I contacted Newegg to see if they'd match the new MSRP and still honor the promo code.  Ha, nope.  Preorder cancelled.

 

I've had issues in the past with two items. Game and Wario came in about two weeks after release and my Animal Crossing LE 3DSXL was put on backorder. I eventually cancelled and picked it up from TRU.

 

All my Newegg pre-orders that I had up till the release of The Last of Us this past spring would come in on the Thursday of release week. That was when they had offered $15 off sometime last year.

 

I hadn't pre-ordered any recent game until Dishonored: GOTY and didn't receive it till 8 days after release, after only receiving a measly $5 discount. From this point on, I won't be pre-ordering through Newegg anymore.


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