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Sunday Ad Video Game Deals (5/31/09 - 6/6/09)


#1 CheapyD   Head Cheap Ass Administrators   17083 Posts   Joined 12.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Batman: Arkham Knight
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Posted 21 May 2009 - 05:40 AM

This week brings an awful group of ads. Target has Boom Blox Bash Party (Wii) for $30 and Best Buy is selling $10 Sims Cash cards for $5.

That's pretty much it.


I've stripped out all the MSRP items, highlights are in
bold.


Best Buy (Ad)
Thanks, rdogg1026 - See post here

:360: Free Red Faction: Guerrilla figurine (by mail) with purchase for Reward Zone Gamer's Club members

:pc: $10 Sims Cash Card $5.00
:pc: Sims 3 Collector's Edition Guide w/Mousepad $19.99



GameStop (Ad)
Offers valid May 29 - June 4

Trade-in offers:
:wii: Extra 30% trade-in credit on any trades towards a new Wii console

Price drops/promotions:
:wii: Save $20 when you buy a Wii console and Mario & Sonic at the Olympics
Posted Image $10 off X-Men Origins: Wolverine (all systems)
Posted Image $10 off Guitar Hero: Metallica (all systems)
:ps3: PS3/PS2 Logitech Driving Force Wireless Wheel $29.99
:ps3: Logitech Wireless Guitar Controller Premiere Edition $129.99

Used deals of the week:
:wii: Super Mario Galaxy $29.99
:gc: Super Mario Sunshine $9.99
:gba: Super Mario Advance $14.99

Bonus offers:
Posted Image Buy Space Camp, get a $10 gift card via mail-in rebate
Posted Image Pre-order Red Faction: Guerrilla, get a free handbook



Target (Ad)
Thanks, arcurifisher - See s post here

:wii: Boom Blox Bash Party $29.99
:ds: Buy a Nintendo DS, get one of these games free:
:ds: Clubhouse Games
:ds: Brain Age 2
:ds: Millionheir
:ds: New Super Mario Bros.

Edited by CheapyD, 31 May 2009 - 05:22 AM.


#2 rdogg1026   Banned Banned   793 Posts   Joined 7.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 07:43 PM

:ds:Nintendo DS/DSi

Nintendo DSi>>>>>$169.99
Nintendo DS Lite>>>>>$129.99

Personal Trainer Walking*>>>>>$49.99

*Includes 2 Activity Meters

Personal Trainer Math>>>>>$19.99
Personal Trainer Cooking>>>>>$19.99
Pokemon Platinum>>>>>$34.99

Naruto Shippuden Ninja Council 4>>>>>$29.99
Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's Stardust Accelerator World Championship Tournament 2009>>>>>$29.99
Magician's Quest Mysterious Times>>>>>$29.99
Imagine: Makeup Artist>>>>>$29.99
Imagine: Family Doctor>>>>>$29.99
UP>>>>>$29.99

101 in 1>>>>>$19.99
Space Camp>>>>>$19.99
Carnival Games>>>>>$19.99

:wii:Wii

UP>>>>>$39.99

:360:Xbox 360

Xbox 360 Pro System>>>>>$299.99

Red Faction Guerrilla*>>>>>$59.99

*RZGC Members get Exclusive Red Faction Walker Figurine FREE by mail with purchase of game.

UP>>>>>$39.99

*Play UP the Video Game Sunday May 31 at select stores bestbuy.com/gamingdemos to find a store near you

Playstation

:ps3:UP>>>>>$39.99
:psp:UP>>>>>$29.99
:ps2:UP>>>>>$19.99

:pc:PC Games

Sims 3>>>>>$49.99
Sims 3 Collectors Guide*>>>>>$19.99

*Includes Sims 3 Mouse Pad

$10 Sims Cash Card>>>>>$5.00


http://docs.google.c...evision=_latest

Credit to SD for the Ad.

Edited by rdogg1026, 27 May 2009 - 04:17 AM.

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#3 Hydro2Oxide   Shazbot! CAGiversary!   4769 Posts   Joined 6.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 07:45 PM

Sign up for the Best Buy Rewards Zone Gamer Club and get an exclusive Red Faction Guerilla figurine by mail.


You have to buy the game to get it, not just sign up.

#4 rdogg1026   Banned Banned   793 Posts   Joined 7.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 07:49 PM

You have to buy the game to get it, not just sign up.


Thanks, I fixed it.
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#5 Got_Wii   Nintendo Freak CAGiversary!   768 Posts   Joined 6.2 Years Ago  

Posted 26 May 2009 - 07:49 PM

Another boring week. Didnt notice anything for Wii or PS3 in the ad at all.

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#6 Justin42   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3581 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

Posted 26 May 2009 - 07:53 PM

hrrm, I wonder if they didn't want to put any prices in for E3 in case big price drops get announced for any of the systems. The ad for 6/7 should be interesting if it leaks pre-E3.

(woo, Weeds Season 3 for $16.99, not bad for Bluray... hopefully Amazon matches it.)

Edited by Justin42, 26 May 2009 - 08:11 PM.


#7 andyjharper   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   48 Posts   Joined 8.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 26 May 2009 - 07:54 PM

Another boring week. Didnt notice anything for Wii or PS3 in the ad at all.


No kidding. There isn't even any good movies in the ad. I thought for sure leading up to Father's Day we'd see some good ads. Say what you want about Circuit City, but they kept BB on their toes.

#8 MrNEWZ   Newzbytes~! CAGiversary!   4919 Posts   Joined 11.0 Years Ago  

Posted 26 May 2009 - 08:29 PM

hrrm, I wonder if they didn't want to put any prices in for E3 in case big price drops get announced for any of the systems. The ad for 6/7 should be interesting if it leaks pre-E3.

(woo, Weeds Season 3 for $16.99, not bad for Bluray... hopefully Amazon matches it.)


Amazon is essentially there right now at $17.99 for Season 3 (BRD). It's no $10ish like for Season 1/2 from Christmas, but still.

Really weak stuff from BB the last few weeks. Sad.
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#9 bywaytm   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   288 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

Posted 26 May 2009 - 08:31 PM

No kidding. There isn't even any good movies in the ad. I thought for sure leading up to Father's Day we'd see some good ads. Say what you want about Circuit City, but they kept BB on their toes.


Yep, I just shook my head when people were celebrating CC's demise and stomping on its grave.

You didn't have to shop there, you didn't even have to like them, but you shouldn't celebrate a big competitor going out of business. That just means higher prices and lousy sales and service for everyone. Maybe when the economy improves Micro center or Fry will decide to go national. That would help.

Edited by bywaytm, 31 May 2009 - 12:43 PM.

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#10 Justin42   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3581 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

Posted 26 May 2009 - 08:52 PM

Amazon is essentially there right now at $17.99 for Season 3 (BRD). It's no $10ish like for Season 1/2 from Christmas, but still.

Really weak stuff from BB the last few weeks. Sad.


D'oh, thanks for pointing that out. I knew Amazon had been as low as $16.99 but didn't know they were still that low. I may just order it since I'm coming to the end of Season 2... This is about as cheap as S3 has gotten, isn't it?

#11 MidnightMetal   Long Live Metal Music!!!! CAGiversary!   647 Posts   Joined 8.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 03:51 AM

Well another crap week for BB.....

:ds:Nintendo DS/DSi

Nintendo DSi>>>>>$169.99
Nintendo DS Lite>>>>>$129.99

Personal Trainer Walking*>>>>>$49.99

*Includes 2 Activity Meters

Personal Trainer Math>>>>>$19.99
Personal Trainer Cooking>>>>>$19.99
Pokemon Platinum>>>>>$34.99

Naruto Shippuden Ninja Council 4>>>>>$29.99
Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's Stardust Accelerator World Championship Tournament 2009>>>>>$29.99

(Jesus you think they can have a longer name for that!)

Magician's Quest Mysterious Times>>>>>$29.99
Imagine: Makeup Artist>>>>>$29.99
Imagine: Family Doctor>>>>>$29.99
UP>>>>>$29.99

101 in 1>>>>>$19.99
Space Camp>>>>>$19.99
Carnival Games>>>>>$19.99

:wii:Wii

UP>>>>>$39.99

:360:Xbox 360

Xbox 360 Pro System>>>>>$299.99

Red Faction Guerrilla*>>>>>$59.99

*RZGC Members get Exclusive Red Faction Walker Figurine FREE by mail with purchase of game.

Figurine looks pretty similar to the one in this pic


UP>>>>>$39.99

*Play UP the Video Game Sunday May 31 at select stores bestbuy.com/gamingdemos to find a store near you

Playstation

:ps3:UP>>>>>$39.99
:psp:UP>>>>>$29.99
:ps2:UP>>>>>$19.99

:pc:PC Games

Sims 3>>>>>$49.99
Sims 3 Collectors Guide*>>>>>$19.99

*Includes Sims 3 Mouse Pad

$10 Sims Cash Card>>>>>$5.00
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:wiiu:- Super Mario 3D World
:ps3:- Lego Marvel Super Heroes
:360:- Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare
:3ds:- Pokemon Battle Trozei
:vita:- Nothing

#12 oscargrouch   SCRAM! CAGiversary!   1183 Posts   Joined 7.6 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2009 - 03:56 AM

Good god, they might never have another sale price again. Is everything this week MSRP?



 


#13 M3wThr33   Batman with a gun. CAGiversary!   1674 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2009 - 04:06 AM

Man, that Up game is AWESOME.
Spoiler


#14 ohboy10451   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3812 Posts   Joined 8.2 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2009 - 04:13 AM

HORRIBLE ad

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#15 rdogg1026   Banned Banned   793 Posts   Joined 7.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 04:14 AM

I agree
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#16 drktrpr1   Total GearsHead CAGiversary!   1678 Posts   Joined 6.7 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2009 - 04:16 AM

Gawd that's terrible, I think we're missing all that competition from Circuit City these days.
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#17 Nohbdy   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2212 Posts   Joined 9.0 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2009 - 04:25 AM

$50 for a DS game?

#18 KingBroly   CAG Club Nintendo CAGiversary!   15248 Posts   Joined 8.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 04:27 AM

Peripherals, man, peripherals.
Completed Games: 2011 | 2012
CAG Club Nintendo Thread
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#19 whoknows   Time and Eternity for all of time and eternity CAGiversary!   35782 Posts   Joined 10.9 Years Ago   Has been playing Time and Eternity
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Posted 27 May 2009 - 04:30 AM

$50 for a DS game?


If you would take the time to read, you'd notice it comes with not one, but TWO (2) Activity Meters!!!

#20 J7.   $$$$ It CAGiversary!   7704 Posts   Joined 8.4 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2009 - 04:48 AM

This ad will see none of my activity.

#21 One4Deuce   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1540 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2009 - 05:50 AM

Absolutely nothing that interests me this week :(

#22 Bathory   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   519 Posts   Joined 8.6 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2009 - 06:37 AM

Thanks for the ad.

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#23 deszaras   Wait...what? CAGiversary!   630 Posts   Joined 8.0 Years Ago  

Posted 27 May 2009 - 10:25 AM

Man, that Up game is AWESOME.

Spoiler


I enjoyed the demo a lot.
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#24 Stoic Person Eater   Murder City Pandas CAGiversary!   2887 Posts   Joined 6.2 Years Ago  

Stoic Person Eater

Posted 27 May 2009 - 03:29 PM

I enjoyed the demo a lot.

Me too, I'll probably end up picking this UP in 4-6 weeks.

#25 Organ Donor   Watch his Bull Charge! CAGiversary!   1250 Posts   Joined 11.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 03:56 PM

Nothing for me from BB.

#26 jdawg360   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   75 Posts   Joined 6.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 11:58 PM

Thanks, but nothing really appeals. Posted Image

#27 arcurifisher   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   242 Posts   Joined 7.5 Years Ago  

arcurifisher

Posted 28 May 2009 - 03:11 AM

http://docs.google.c...evision=_latest

#28 disillusion386   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   569 Posts   Joined 6.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 28 May 2009 - 03:15 AM

I like how under "big deals" all the games are MSRP.

Thanks for the scan though, OP.

#29 equest943   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   870 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

Posted 28 May 2009 - 03:26 AM

whoa thanks. Gotta pick up Boom Blox at Target so I can return it to TRU where I bought it. HUUGE thanks, arcurifisher. You saved me $10.

#30 BIG5   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2028 Posts   Joined 10.3 Years Ago  

Posted 28 May 2009 - 03:54 AM

Another senseless week of crowded thoughts and crooked teeth.
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