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20% off Rock Band Beatles Bundle with purchase of any game $29.99 or more - Best Buy


#1 fizzywix   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1540 Posts   Joined 6.7 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 02:02 AM

http://www.bestbuy.c...cat182100050020

Save 20% on a video game accessory with game purchase

Looking to pick up a cool new title and an add-to-the-fun accessory for your video gaming setup? Then this is the perfect time!

Just choose any game priced $29.99 or more, and you'll save 20% on any video game accessory, including an extra controller, and so much more.




Follow these steps:


Rock Band: Beatles bundles are on the list of eligible accessories. Sort the list by price: high to low

Ends up with Rock Band Beatles bundle for $199.

Works for other high-priced accessories as well - ION drumkit, 120GB HDD, SF4 sticks (if they are ever available) etc.

$50 off Beatles sounds good to me if you are planning on wanting all the Rock Band stuff immediately. Works with the classic rock pack, lego rock band preorder, etc.

List of some 29.99 games for the lazy:
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#2 Zimmy   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   771 Posts   Joined 11.0 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 02:19 AM

Crap, I wish I would have seen this before I bought Rock Band Classic Rock pack from Amazon.
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#3 Denbo32   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   855 Posts   Joined 8.4 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 02:31 AM

http://www.bestbuy.c...cat182100050020




Rock Band: Beatles bundles are on the list of eligible accessories. Sort the list by price: high to low

Ends up with Rock Band Beatles bundle for $199.

Works for other high-priced accessories as well - ION drumkit, 120GB HDD, SF4 sticks (if they are ever available) etc.

$50 off Beatles sounds good to me if you are planning on wanting all the Rock Band stuff immediately. Works with the classic rock pack, lego rock band preorder, etc.


Isn't 20% off only $40 dollars off?

#4 prateeko   IN THE BUTT! CAGiversary!   2264 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 02:32 AM

20% of $250 is $50...

#5 Got_Wii   Nintendo Freak CAGiversary!   768 Posts   Joined 6.1 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 03:56 AM

Pretty good deal...not into the Beatles though....the bundle seems a little overpriced to me...:bomb:

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#6 Fire_Thief   Banned Banned   2873 Posts   Joined 7.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 21 May 2009 - 04:04 AM

Pretty good deal...not into the Beatles though....the bundle seems a little overpriced to me...:bomb:


A little? Mother fucker that shit is INSANELY overpriced.

#7 Nirron   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1182 Posts   Joined 7.0 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 05:58 AM

Hm, very interesting. I have a friend who is intent on buying this bundle, and up till now I've been telling him that Amazon + ECA is the best way to go. I may have to consider this.

Only thing that is irking me is that there's no possibility for Pick Up on the Beatles bundle. I know it's not available yet, but $7.50 shipping + tax is nearly negating the extra 10%, and tax in my part of NC is only 6.75%. :( At least it looks like they're taxing the $200 price of RB beatles rather than $250 (saves a few bucks for me)
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#8 io   ... Super Moderators   23274 Posts   Joined 10.3 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 11:05 AM

...lego rock band preorder, etc.


Uh, so I guess I missed some really big (and strange) news :rofl:.

I hadn't heard a thing about this and thought you must have been joking. But it appears to be real... Amazing...

As for the deal, not bad, but I already have the Beatles RB bundle preordered at GS so I can spend my credit (cheaper than cash even with the 20% discount factored in).

#9 spdiscus   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   17 Posts   Joined 7.8 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 01:09 PM

Thanks OP. A better use for me will be 4000 XBucks for $40.

#10 pob14   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   229 Posts   Joined 7.0 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 01:56 PM

Gear!

The Beatles bundle is the only thing that could ever get me to consider a Rock Band game. Wonder if the Who DLC will work with this. (Am I revealing my age here? :) )

I'm figuring that this will drop fast, though, with the much-publicized "burnout" on guitar games. And by "figuring" I mean "hoping."

#11 xxDOYLExx   I Swallowed A Bug CAGiversary!   886 Posts   Joined 7.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 21 May 2009 - 02:03 PM

I agree with pob. I 'll bet if you hold out there will be even better promos for beatles rb.

#12 drktrpr1   Total GearsHead CAGiversary!   1678 Posts   Joined 6.6 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 02:10 PM

Hmmmmm can anyone suggest a good $29.99 game to get? I've been waiting for a good-ish price on the 60GB HD bundle.
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#13 juda   CAG Veteran CAG Veteran   8 Posts   Joined 6.0 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 02:15 PM

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#14 drktrpr1   Total GearsHead CAGiversary!   1678 Posts   Joined 6.6 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 02:23 PM

Okay I did some research, Oblivion GOTY + 60GB starter pack = $108, only $8 more than buying the 60GB HD by itself! In for one! Thanks OP!
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#15 Indiana   Over 3 decades of gaming! CAGiversary!   3133 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 02:53 PM

So for Beatles Rock Band will I have to pay $5 to import all RB and RB2 songs into it too! Or will Beatles import into RB2?

#16 outphase   Custom User Title CAGiversary!   707 Posts   Joined 8.4 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 03:03 PM

So for Beatles Rock Band will I have to pay $5 to import all RB and RB2 songs into it too! Or will Beatles import into RB2?

No one knows yet.

#17 Pyramid Head   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   117 Posts   Joined 8.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 21 May 2009 - 03:20 PM

Do Microsoft Point cards count as accessories? Possibly? Oh dear god, please?

#18 drktrpr1   Total GearsHead CAGiversary!   1678 Posts   Joined 6.6 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 04:09 PM

Do Microsoft Point cards count as accessories? Possibly? Oh dear god, please?


Hellz yeah they do!
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#19 PacManster17   Nonstop gaming marathons! CAGiversary!   125 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 21 May 2009 - 04:45 PM

Xbox 360 wireless headset will be only $40 with this deal! That's the cheapest I've seen it. MS points also sound tempting...
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#20 Inf^Shini   is Han Cholo CAGiversary!   6741 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 04:49 PM

There's no end date anywhere eh?

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#21 dubbfoolio   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1753 Posts   Joined 9.1 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 05:36 PM

this is cool. basically a free moderately priced game if you're in the market for an expensive piece of proprietary plastic.

#22 Inf^Shini   is Han Cholo CAGiversary!   6741 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 05:51 PM

This definitely works better for point cards n such

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#23 PacManster17   Nonstop gaming marathons! CAGiversary!   125 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 21 May 2009 - 05:58 PM

I think this is a good deal on the Bestbuy.com promo other than the rock band bundles:

$100 for 2 wireless headsets 360 AND Tom Clancy Endwar 360 (headset package)

At other retailers:
Tom Clancy Endwar $20-$30
Wireless Headsets (x2) $100

Its like throwing in the game for free. Metacritic score is 77, so it might be decent.
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#24 berzirk   I'm not so serious CAGiversary!   2406 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 07:07 PM

OK, could someone be really slick and get them to pricematch the Walmart $100 complete GHWT band kit, then buy a game exceeding $30, to in effect get 20% off the $100 kit, plus the cost of whatever game you got? I was going to buy Fight Night Round 4 at release, so I already have a game I wanted to get...I wonder how tough it would be to pull the rest of that gadget...

#25 Brian9824   CAG-Obsessed CAGiversary!   3541 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 08:00 PM

OK, could someone be really slick and get them to pricematch the Walmart $100 complete GHWT band kit, then buy a game exceeding $30, to in effect get 20% off the $100 kit, plus the cost of whatever game you got? I was going to buy Fight Night Round 4 at release, so I already have a game I wanted to get...I wonder how tough it would be to pull the rest of that gadget...


If you read the deal you'd see its online only, so no price matching

#26 berzirk   I'm not so serious CAGiversary!   2406 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

Posted 21 May 2009 - 08:15 PM

If you read the deal you'd see its online only, so no price matching


Yup, I remembered that a few minutes after posting. Too bad. That would've been an unbelievable discount. Even still I might price match the Walmart kit since I have a giftcard to BB but not to Walmart.

#27 digi7   Sensual Seduction CAGiversary!   98 Posts   Joined 6.3 Years Ago  

Posted 22 May 2009 - 05:08 PM

How long does this deal last for? I was planing on picking up Infamous next Tuesday... and if I can get a $50 PSN card for $40, then I'm in! Also can anyone tell me if an online purchase will give me points towards my BB Gamers Club?

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#28 prateeko   IN THE BUTT! CAGiversary!   2264 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

Posted 22 May 2009 - 05:11 PM

BTW, I caution everyone on Best Buy's shipping methods. Shittty to say the least

#29 normalmode   Banned Banned   314 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 22 May 2009 - 10:14 PM

BTW, I caution everyone on Best Buy's shipping methods. Shittty to say the least


Translation: Do store pick-up?

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Posted 23 May 2009 - 11:58 AM

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