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$5 off pre-owned product $9.99 or more when you convert your Game Informer to digital


#1 Mugatu   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   969 Posts   Joined 8.1 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 06:28 PM

https://www.powerupr.../TabletGiveaway

* Coupon will be placed in your PowerUp Rewards Active Offers within 7-10 business days.


You also get entered to win a tablet - says they're giving away one every day.

Not sure if worth it, easier to read the print magazine on the toilet than with a laptop or a tablet IMO but just in case anyone was interested.

I wonder if you could get the coupon and then convert back LOL?

PS. Obviously you have to be a paid PUR member for this but you might also get this if you're a new customer and sign up straight to digital.

#2 wasurenai   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   164 Posts   Joined 9.7 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 06:55 PM

Not worth five bucks to give up my toilet reader.

#3 thekoolkurt   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   167 Posts   Joined 6.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 07:04 PM

Anyone know what format the digital edition comes in?

#4 Brother Daz   Scotch and yes? CAGiversary!   7742 Posts   Joined 6.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 07:05 PM

Not worth five bucks to give up my toilet reader.

:lol: My exact thoughts!

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#5 Sepatown Tippie Tais   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   149 Posts   Joined 4.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 07:08 PM

I did this for free just so they would stop filling my trash. Boo.

#6 Woocls   Grumpy Old Gamer CAGiversary!   1107 Posts   Joined 3.2 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 07:11 PM

I wonder how long before the mail version is done away with entirely...

#7 TheCro   wot CAGiversary!   3367 Posts   Joined 4.8 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 07:11 PM

I think I might just do it since my subscription ends in 20 days or so and I doubt I'll resubscribe.

#8 usrevenge   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   375 Posts   Joined 3.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 07:15 PM

I quit going to gamestop since best buy is almost always cheaper. game informer never has anything good in them anyway.

#9 mpaullin   Sure plays a mediocre pinball CAGiversary!   3597 Posts   Joined 4.0 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 07:16 PM

:lol: My exact thoughts!


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#10 PublikDefender  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 07:27 PM

I quit going to gamestop since best buy is almost always cheaper. game informer never has anything good in them anyway.

i never read @gamer or game informer. converted @gamer to digital so i can get my coupons faster. may as well leave game informer snail mail since there aren't any coupons in there.

#11 yruluis   Группа Чи-Л CAGiversary!   586 Posts   Joined 6.9 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 07:27 PM

guess i'll do it. I throw it out as soon as I skim through it.


#12 Geco17   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2417 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 07:56 PM

If I were to use this coupon, would it stack with $5 off any pre owned and a B2G1 free coupon as well?

#13 nJoy7   Wait, what? CAGiversary!   2212 Posts   Joined 6.3 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 07:57 PM

If I were to use this coupon, would it stack with $5 off any pre owned and a B2G1 free coupon as well?


It's highly unlikely...

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#14 TheHelix   CAGiversary! Silenced   2842 Posts   Joined 10.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:08 PM

Can you switch to digital and then switch back to print get the coupon?

#15 irishsoccermbw   Prosecution Rests CAGiversary!   5207 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:09 PM

Can you switch to digital and then switch back to print get the coupon?


This is the important question :applause:

#16 Count Van Ghoul   Past The Mission CAGiversary!   686 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:10 PM

I wonder how long before the mail version is done away with entirely...


Sigh, probably far far too soon. :(

Damn this generation and their digital air....

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#17 plus1zero   Why did the chicken cross the road? To join the ACC. CAGiversary!   4726 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:12 PM

If I knew of anything I wanted 9.99 or above...

#18 MildObstruction   I'd be happy if they simply reintroduced The Last Guardian CAGiversary!   12612 Posts   Joined 10.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:22 PM

Thanks for the heads up, don't really even look at the thing anymore anyways.

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#19 whoknows   Time and Eternity for all of time and eternity CAGiversary!   36223 Posts   Joined 11.0 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:24 PM

I remember when this magazine was worth reading...

Eventually I realized there was something wrong with 90% of games reviewed getting a 9.25 though.

you are a pillar of the video game/gaming community.  

Thanks you are truly a pillar of the community!

 

It's because of pillars like you, I remain in this community.  Thank you!

 

Spoken like a true pillar. The community sends its many thanks.

 

How dare you speak to the pillar of our community that way. If he says you're a closet vita fan he knows what he's talking about.

 

 


#20 DesertLeo   DontReadThis. CAGiversary!   1731 Posts   Joined 7.8 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:31 PM

Third'ed




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#21 superhippy1986   Collecting Panties CAGiversary!   1110 Posts   Joined 6.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:40 PM

I remember when I had Game informer magazine it was useless because I didn't have a PS3 at the time so everything reviewed and talked about I had no way of owning. But now I would consider a Popular Mechanics magazine.. & Playstation Magazine is useless because it offers nothing like demos due to PSN.

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#22 iTETSUO   Kaneda! CAGiversary!   1088 Posts   Joined 6.5 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:41 PM

lol am i the only who likes the magazine ?

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#23 tuffguycore   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   1043 Posts   Joined 3.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:48 PM

Not worth five bucks to give up my toilet reader.


Been my toilet material for far too long to give it up now!

#24 JaylisJayP   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4470 Posts   Joined 7.3 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:54 PM

Been my toilet material for far too long to give it up now!


Same. The magazine gods took Blender from me im not giving this one up just yet.

#25 Buuhan1   yohohohoho CAGiversary!   1550 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 08:55 PM

I don't like the mag but I am a sucker for physical shit with pretty covers. Game Informer has beautiful covers, I've even framed some. I more or less don't even open them anymore.

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#26 supergrass   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   81 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 09:04 PM

I like the magazine even though the reviews gravitate toward the high end. But that doesn't mean they don't have value. They also have better exclusive stories than anyone in the print or online world.

I went digital about three months ago and wasn't thrilled initially with the Web-based format, but they added an iPad version last month that looks nice and also allows you to click on photos and videos, something you couldn't do before on the iPad. They also just added a version for Android devices.

The funny thing for me is that with the iPad I'm now much more interested in reading magazines than ever before. No more clutter and things look very nice on the new iPad, plus your back catalog is only a download away.

#27 SonictheHedgehog1337   CheapAssGamer4Life CAGiversary!   6598 Posts   Joined 7.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 09:07 PM

Fourthed'd


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#28 mitch079   Slaving away at Vandelay Industries. CAGiversary!   9410 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 11:02 PM

I went digital and I never look at them.

#29 Tygamr   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   249 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

Posted 02 July 2012 - 11:09 PM

They automatically switched me when I renewed my subscription. Haven't read it since, because I haven't bothered setting it up. You have to link your account and do all this other BS. While I do like reading news online, reading it in a magazine format is cumbersome. Would rather have it laid out in a blog style format or just get a physical magazine. Was really annoyed at first, but pretty much stopped caring.

#30 n8rockerasu   Shhh...I'm Invisible CAGiversary!   15351 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 11:16 PM

I would be so much more willing to get on board with digital formats if companies would recognize that they should cost less. Yes, they still have to pay the writers, subjects, etc (though ads are supposed to help with that too). But there's no manufacturing or distribution costs at all. Instead, they use it as a way to cut corners and increase profit, and pretend that we're too dumb to notice. I 100% understand the reasoning for going digital, but at least be honest about it.