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[PSA]Target $15 off ANY GAME with $1 Preorder sale


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#1 markbrochilll

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:08 PM

I tried the $1 preorder with Borderlands 2 (Vita - $31.99) and it came up $17.99 automatically. Later, I went to another Target to try it with Kirby Triple Deluxe (3DS - $34.99) and it came up $20.99 automatically. I think that means it's not YMMV and obviously a glitch.

 

UPDATE: Apparently the deal is the game must have been $39.99 MSRP at some point, which is why Borderlands 2 stacked sales no problem. I thought Kirby Triple Deluxe was always $34.99 MSRP but it worked fine for me, I don't think the cashier override anything but sounds like its YMMV. 

 

After reading some of the replys, it looks like your best bet is to PM other stores. AFTER the price adjustment, toss in a $1 preorder to get the $15 off. I suggest doing that after because some employees will refuse to give you a deal after a price match and they have every right too. Just act casual ;)

 

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#2 Pokechaos480

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:10 PM

It's part of their weekly ad. No need to have a thread when there's already a weekly ad thread. Good to know it's working on under $39.99 games.

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:11 PM

It's part of their weekly ad. No need to have a thread when there's already a weekly ad thread.

he is saying it works on any game, ad says 39.99 and up



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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:14 PM

So a $20 game will come out to be $5? O.o



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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:14 PM

Does it work on actual pre-orders? I would love to get Smash and Omega Ruby for $15 off each.



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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:14 PM

Thanks for the thread. I never check the big threads as I'm sure many don't. MUCH appreciated!

#7 markbrochilll

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:15 PM

It's part of their weekly ad. No need to have a thread when there's already a weekly ad thread.

It's not apart of the weekly ad. It's a glitch that deserves more than just a reply on the ad thread.



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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:16 PM

If this is the case might just head up to my local Target and stock up.



#9 whoknows

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:17 PM

So do you just take a preorder card and the game you want and pay?


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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:18 PM

Maybe it doesn't work on every game but only on the ones with MSRP $39.99 and up?



#11 Mr_hat

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:18 PM

So a $20 game will come out to be $5? O.o


How many games can you pre order at target that are 20 dollars msrp?

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:19 PM

Thanks, OP. I might pick up BL2 on Vita for $17.99.

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#13 markbrochilll

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:19 PM

Maybe it doesn't work on every game but only on the ones with MSRP $39.99 and up?

I thought that was the case, thats why I tried Kirby which is $34.99 MSRP



#14 EldritchOnRye

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:23 PM

Quick, someone go try every game at Target!


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#15 ghost1914

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:23 PM

Does it work on actual pre-orders? I would love to get Smash and Omega Ruby for $15 off each.


That would not work because you only put $1 down. They don't give the option to pay for a pre order in full.

#16 ghost1914

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:24 PM

If this is the case then looks like I'm getting zoo tycoon for $10

#17 ritchardf

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:24 PM

Quick, someone go try every game at Target!

i have to stay away, half of best buy and everyone at gamestop already knows my name, i have to be able to shop anonymously somewhere.



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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:26 PM

Not sure but can we put multiple games and pre-orders in the same transaction? 



#19 zyk

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:26 PM

Might be a good time to pick up those $30 mario 3DS games. 

 

Anyone else manage to get this to work?


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#20 Vigilante

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:28 PM

Not sure but can we put multiple games and pre-orders in the same transaction?

You could the last few times this promo was active, one game + preorder card per discount.

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#21 EldritchOnRye

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:28 PM

What someone needs to do are try some $20 games with it.


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#22 jazzman

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:31 PM

Might be a good time to pick up those $30 mario 3DS games. 
 
Anyone else manage to get this to work?


Exactly what I was thinking. Time to pick up MK7, SM3DL, and AC.

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:31 PM

Someone should try to PM GoW Vita from BBY and/or Ghosts from Amazon and see if they get them for $5+1.


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#24 Vigilante

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:32 PM

What someone needs to do are try some $20 games with it.

Yeah, if it works with Saints Row IV (assuming that's still $19.99), I might be down to rebuy the PS3 version for $5.

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#25 EldritchOnRye

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:36 PM

Yeah, if it works with Saints Row IV (assuming that's still $19.99), I might be down to rebuy the PS3 version for $5.

 

Yeah, there's a whole pile of games on their value wall I would buy for $5.


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#26 Vigilante

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:38 PM

Yeah, there's a whole pile of games on their value wall I would buy for $5.

Minecraft is another good one at $5 if it works, especially the just-released PS3 version.

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#27 EldritchOnRye

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:41 PM

Minecraft is another good one at $5 if it works, especially the just-released PS3 version.

 

Even more so when I traded the 360 one for $22 after buying it there for like $14. :whee:


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#28 THEphillycheese

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:42 PM

Somebody please tell me that the $15 off will still work after a PM to best buy

#29 dreamer131313

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:43 PM

What someone needs to do are try some $20 games with it.

or $15 games lol

#30 chuckywang

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Posted 08 June 2014 - 08:44 PM

Somebody please tell me that the $15 off will still work after a PM to best buy

Yes it does but you might be shopblocked by the cashier.