Jump to content


- - - - -

Old thread, link to new thread in first/last posts.


#2521 nas6034   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   761 Posts   Joined 4.3 Years Ago  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 12:06 PM

ok how is halo reach getting such a high TIV is this game OOP or something lol???


Release of Halo 4 is near.

#2522 ChunLiBarbie   Bloogablogglefliddlemliddle CAGiversary!   5539 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

ChunLiBarbie

Posted 10 October 2012 - 12:11 PM

Yes, after asking a friend he said the same thing. That kind of sucks, I'm not sure how I could replace that.


Not sure what ya'll are referring to, but I typed Wii Slot Cover into eBay: http://www.ebay.com/...=wii slot cover

"If you learn how to center yourself, no one can knock you off balance." - Tony Robbins

Because miserable people want others to feel miserable.

Currently Playing: Block_Super_Mario_World.pngSUPER MARIO 3D WORLD!!!!!!!!!!! OMFGGGGGGG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :shock: :dunce:  :whee:  Block_Super_Mario_World.png


#2523 baboonfreak   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   453 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago  

baboonfreak

Posted 10 October 2012 - 01:14 PM

Yes, after asking a friend he said the same thing. That kind of sucks, I'm not sure how I could replace that.

You can also buy directly from store.nintendo.com, I would post a direct link but its really long. Not sure what you're missing, but both the Controller socket cover and Memory card slot cover are $1 each, and shipping is $2. I think that's a little cheaper than ebay, and it looked like most of the auctions are shipping from hong kong

#2524 Joe Fongul   Slave to the Grind.. CAGiversary!   1126 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 01:56 PM

10/09/12 Trade Info (Base Values as always)

:360: Call of Duty: Black Ops $17
:ps3: King of Fighters XIII $10
:360: Mass Effect 3 $8
:ps3: Saints Row The Third $17

Traded in ME 3 vanilla after scoring a :360: ME3 CE at Target for $30; KOF XIII goes in due to being free on PS+
Posted Image

#2525 cancerman1120   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8011 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago   Has been playing Dead Rising 3
XONE

cancerman1120

Posted 10 October 2012 - 02:33 PM

Cannot decide if it worth the money to upgrade to a new 250gb slim for $140. I have a 250gb MW2 Elite system so at best I would get $133 for it. I would trade the Forza 4 out of the holiday bundle for $27.20 and I do not have Skyrim so that is a savings. I guess I would get something for the included headset. It would be nice to have wireless and a quieter disk drive but $140 seems steep...hmm.

#2526 sninh   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   890 Posts   Joined 3.3 Years Ago  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 02:57 PM

I think the forza game only has one disc so I'm not sure how much they'll give

#2527 cancerman1120   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8011 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago   Has been playing Dead Rising 3
XONE

cancerman1120

Posted 10 October 2012 - 03:08 PM

I think the forza game only has one disc so I'm not sure how much they'll give


Hmm...did not realize that. Also was considering Halo 4 bundle for $180. The larger HD and transforming D-pad would be nice. I should just sit on my trade credit but I never do.

#2528 chuckie88   Molder of Minds CAGiversary!   1215 Posts   Joined 7.2 Years Ago  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 03:50 PM

Base TIV as of 10/08/12:
Posted ImageXbox 360Posted Image
Batman: Arkham Asylum GOTY $5 (promo does not apply to this version)

...Can someone try trading an original Arkham Asylum to see if the base value really is $7 and that the promo works on that version?

(If so, that is crazy, as the last base value reported was $2 and the non GOTY version would get $11.20 with PU Pro while GOTY gets only $5.50)


...Anyway here's some base TIVs:
:3ds: Super Mario Land 3D - $17.00
:360: Batman: Arkham Asylum - $7.00

Yes, the original version trades for $7 base and $11.20 with the bonus it qualifies for. I thought it was pretty messed up too when I took advantage of it and posted this last Sunday (10/7/2012). I'm not sure what they're thinking here.:-s
-Trying to think of something creative.-

#2529 tallshortguy   CAG Veteran CAG Veteran   8 Posts   Joined 7.6 Years Ago  

tallshortguy

Posted 10 October 2012 - 04:12 PM

how about you not be such a crappy person with crappy morals...and just buy a new system. it seem as though you've had pretty good use out of ur launch ps3...ur basically gonna let some other victim deal with ur bs ps3 that they paid 180 plus for that freezes after a few minutes of gameplay. how the hell would you feel if u got a system like that?


Gamestop refurbishes their consoles that are traded in, I have no problem if they charge me a refurbish fee when I trade it in. Also, if they for some reason did not refurbish it, there is no victim as Gamestop would trade them that console for another one or give them a refund. How about you educate yourself before mounting on your high horse next time? Or you can just shut the hell up before commenting on someone else' morals who you know nothing about.

#2530 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   23384 Posts   Joined 9.5 Years Ago  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 04:21 PM

Almost forgot:

10/9
:ds:
Pokemon: Diamond - $13
Pokemon: Pearl - $9

:360:
Dead Island GotY - $15

Cloud_Squall78.pngsuper-smash-bros-ike.jpg
Currently Playing: :3ds: Pokemon Y; Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call :ps4: FF Type-0 HD; Strider :vita: Tales of Hearts R

Last Beaten/Completed Game [3/23]:  :ps4: Home (3.75/5)

"Moreso than the good, it is the evil who must be rescued." -Shigesato Itoi


#2531 Donutkid2222   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   716 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago  

Donutkid2222

Posted 10 October 2012 - 05:37 PM

If anyone can help on this it would be great, I'm thinking about trading in my Final fantasy xbox 360, just the console, the 110 is most offered in recent memory. my question is how much better are the new slim's compared to the fatter older ones, mine one time while applying a update got a red ring and I had to restart the system for it to go back to normal. in terms of console longevity is the newer slim worth it? I believe I can open my 250Gb drive at stick it in the 4gb.

#2532 tuffguycore   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   1033 Posts   Joined 2.8 Years Ago  

tuffguycore

Posted 10 October 2012 - 05:46 PM

If anyone can help on this it would be great, I'm thinking about trading in my Final fantasy xbox 360, just the console, the 110 is most offered in recent memory. my question is how much better are the new slim's compared to the fatter older ones, mine one time while applying a update got a red ring and I had to restart the system for it to go back to normal. in terms of console longevity is the newer slim worth it? I believe I can open my 250Gb drive at stick it in the 4gb.


Personally, I haven't had any real issues until the other day with my power supply. I had to plug it direct into the wall as opposed to a surge protector, but I've had mine since about 2 months after the slims came out(needed the wifi in it). So I guess its about 2 years old with no real issues. I use it fairly frequently too, so I'm not sure if that helps you out much.

#2533 247  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 05:53 PM

If you are getting rrod I would say upgrade. Slim uses less power and is somewhat quiter and no rrod, you can probably get a good deal on BF.

#2534 ethwang   Spork CAGiversary!   521 Posts   Joined 8.2 Years Ago  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 06:11 PM

I was trying to figure out that too and it looks like he may have gotten the tiered trade bonus of 30% plus 10% for PUR on Borderlands GOTY which is the only way it adds up to $117 but it still makes no sense since that applies to 7 or more games. Weird.

$17 + $8.5 + $1.7 = $27.20
$17 + $8.5 + $1.7 = $27.20
$17 + $8.5 + $1.7 = $27.20
$9 + $4.5 + $.9 = $14.40
$15 + $4.5 + $1.5 = $21.00

Total: $117.00


To clarify, I was picking up Dishonored as well in this transaction--I also had an unopened copy of NBA 2k13 that I was returning, so the Gamestop employee applied the return credit to Dishonored but still gave me the 30% bonus for picking up the new release (hence my ability to obtain the bonus 30% and trade credit in full). I think the deal usually only works if you are applying your trade-in credit to the game you are picking up.

This was definitely a YMMV-type of deal with a cool Gamestop employee. Sorry for any confusion.

#2535 Donutkid2222   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   716 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago  

Donutkid2222

Posted 10 October 2012 - 06:16 PM

If you are getting rrod I would say upgrade. Slim uses less power and is somewhat quiter and no rrod, you can probably get a good deal on BF.


Yeah, I'm thinking of trading it now and waiting for black friday to buy it.

#2536 MR STROKE   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   23 Posts   Joined 7.4 Years Ago  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 06:56 PM

back from GS

xbox360 slim 4GB -$150
Boarderlands 2 xbox360-$30

Edited by MR STROKE, 10 October 2012 - 08:34 PM.


#2537 The_cheapest_Daddy   Platinum Hunter CAGiversary!   500 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

The_cheapest_Daddy

Posted 10 October 2012 - 07:02 PM

TiV of 10/10/12
All are :wii: merchandise

·Super Mario galaxy 2 - $15
·Mart kart wii (game only) - $12
·Mario party 9 - $20
·Legend of Zelda: skyward sword - $16
·Super smash bros. Brawl - $13
·Wii remote controller - $4
·Wii motionplus - $7.50
·Wii classic controller - $5
·Wii nunchuk controller - $2.50
·Wii racing wheel/grip - 0.25

Edited by The_cheapest_Daddy, 11 October 2012 - 03:53 PM.

6962.png
Currently playing
:3ds: Bravely Default
:wiiu: On its death bed :(

#2538 247  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 07:09 PM

TiV of 10/10/12
All are :wii: merchandise

·Super Mario galaxy 2 - $15
·Mart kart wii (game only) - $12
·Mario party 9 - $20
·Legend of Zelda: Mario sword - $16
·Super smash bros. Brawl - $13
·Wii remote controller - $4
·Wii motionplus - $7.50
·Wii classic controller - $5
·Wii nunchuk controller - $2.50
·Wii racing wheel/grip - 0.25


:hot:

#2539 Golden Lemonz   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   317 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

Golden Lemonz

Posted 10 October 2012 - 07:36 PM

just called:
base TIV's 10/10/12
Sleeping Dogs :360: $20
Sniper Elite V2 :360: $20
Red Dead Redemption Undead Nightmare :360: $7

Weird, dunno if he just gave me $20 for the two since they're part of the 2 for $40 promo, but looks like they'er going towards a pre-order for assassins creed 3 since I can get way more with the 30% promo than the 2 for $40.

"Your world can end in the blink of an eye. One event, one unexpected twist of fate... and suddenly the world as you knew... is gone. Forever. All that you held dear, all that you held close... is washed away in a sea of distant memory. Life... is cruel. Of this I have no doubt. But life continues on... with, or without you. One can only hope that one leaves behind a lasting legacy. But so often, the legacies we leave behind... are not the ones we intended." -Queen Myrrah


#2540 yobaburp   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   219 Posts   Joined 8.4 Years Ago  

yobaburp

Posted 10 October 2012 - 08:02 PM

How much is a old white phat xbox with the silver dvdrom tray + 20gb hd, 1 wireless controller and 5 to 6 wired controllers.

#2541 finstersucks   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   670 Posts   Joined 7.4 Years Ago  

finstersucks

Posted 10 October 2012 - 08:10 PM

back from GS

xbox360 slim 4GB -$150
Boarderlands 2-$30


Borderlands 2 Base is $30, is that right?

#2542 MR STROKE   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   23 Posts   Joined 7.4 Years Ago  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 08:35 PM

Borderlands 2 Base is $30, is that right?


I believe so. They have a $30 promo on that game for the next couple days.

#2543 Littlefields   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   842 Posts   Joined 8.6 Years Ago  

Littlefields

Posted 10 October 2012 - 09:01 PM

Can someone explain to me what a hardware refurbished deduction is?



#2544 sninh   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   890 Posts   Joined 3.3 Years Ago  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 09:04 PM

I believe so. They have a $30 promo on that game for the next couple days.


I don't think the base is 30.if you look it'll have the base and then an amount added that makes it 30

#2545 finstersucks   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   670 Posts   Joined 7.4 Years Ago  

finstersucks

Posted 10 October 2012 - 09:09 PM

I don't think the base is 30.if you look it'll have the base and then an amount added that makes it 30


Just figure it out. It's $25 base and $30 guarantee for the new release in 30 days promo. $30 is rare for base tiv these days. i know mw3 had it and mass effect 2 had it at $36 at one point.

#2546 skyzen   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   16 Posts   Joined 4.2 Years Ago  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 09:29 PM

i bought 2 Halo Reach games from craiglist. Will gamestop allow me to trade 2 copies of same game or do i need to make 2 separate trips?

#2547 DarkClown12   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   80 Posts   Joined 8.0 Years Ago  

DarkClown12

Posted 10 October 2012 - 11:18 PM

Traded in the following today with bonus:

Uncharted 3 = 14.40
Infamous 2 = 14.40
Xbox 360 Wireless Controller = 22.00
Xbox 360 Wireless Controller = 22.00
Xbox 360 Wireless Controller = 22.00
Xbox 360 Wired Headset = 5.50

Total = 100.30

So I renew my power up rewards card & paid off Forza Horizon Limited Edition and have $18.91 not to bad.

#2548 AsstronautJones   bang bang what's the hang CAGiversary!   785 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

AsstronautJones

Posted 10 October 2012 - 11:22 PM

i bought 2 Halo Reach games from craiglist. Will gamestop allow me to trade 2 copies of same game or do i need to make 2 separate trips?

Usually it's 1 copy per trip.

#2549 ShockandAww   Truth is treason CAGiversary!   7182 Posts   Joined 5.6 Years Ago  

ShockandAww

Posted 10 October 2012 - 11:45 PM

10/10/12:
:360: Need For Speed Hot Pursuit - $5

As for their return policy, I saw this at the bottom of my receipt today:

"Any new product purchased between 10/1/12 and 12/24/12 may be returned with receipt by 1/15/13. Package must be unopened and in resale condition".

So thought that was nice as opposed to the standard 30 day return policy. I'm thinking I may just return Dishonored (PS3) because I already bought it for PC.

#2550 Bankotsu   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   469 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

Posted 10 October 2012 - 11:50 PM

I got the Gamestop guys to stop trying to get me to pre-order stuff with my credit. I told them I'm waiting for the next buy 2, get 1 free on pre-owned games.