Jump to content


- - - - -

Bioshock Infinite $29.98 @ Target? Possibly YMMV?


#1 Jrittmayer   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   662 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:26 AM

Was in Target today and couldn't help but notice that they had marked down Bioshock Infinite and put a bunch of copies on the endcap.

Posted Image
Posted Image
Posted Image

Thought it might be a used game but the game was shrinkwrapped and everything was brand new. So I have no idea lol

Haven't really encountered this before so I'm not sure why/how but thought I might post it in case others want to try their luck ;)

#2 mossfan563   CAG 'til I die! CAGiversary!   1081 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:27 AM

wtf? Was it only PS3? Or were there 360 copies? If so, can I buy one from you? lol

mossfan563.png


#3 Chrono Gear   For the Horde! CAGiversary!   4720 Posts   Joined 5.3 Years Ago   Has been playing Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate
3DS

Chrono Gear

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:29 AM

Still too much. :P

#4 StryderOmega  

StryderOmega

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:29 AM

Ok.

First, was it only for PS3?

Second, this could definitely be ymmv. I am definitely going to have to check if 360 versions were also available.

Now Playing:

 

:pc: : Fallout 4 / CS:GO / FFXIV     :wiiu: : Mario Maker    :ps4: : NONE      :xb1: : Destiny: The Taken King     :3ds: : Tri Force Heroes


#5 Jrittmayer   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   662 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:29 AM

wtf? Was it only PS3? Or were there 360 copies? If so, can I buy one from you? lol


I checked and they did have 360 copies as well, albeit in the normal spot and marked at $59.99. So that was a no-go lol

#6 Deader2818   Flipadelphia! CAGiversary!   9883 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:30 AM

Still too much. :P


i hope this is a joke.

Deader2818.png


#7 StryderOmega  

StryderOmega

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:31 AM

I checked and they did have 360 copies as well, albeit in the normal spot and marked at $59.99. So that was a no-go lol


Hmmm... Nah ill pass... Maybe. PS3 needs some loving... Hard choice but I prefer the 360.

Now Playing:

 

:pc: : Fallout 4 / CS:GO / FFXIV     :wiiu: : Mario Maker    :ps4: : NONE      :xb1: : Destiny: The Taken King     :3ds: : Tri Force Heroes


#8 mossfan563   CAG 'til I die! CAGiversary!   1081 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:32 AM

I wish the Target near my area was good with Clearance stuff.........it's always crap.

mossfan563.png


#9 justinTlME   Mean CAGs P*** me off! CAGiversary!   1108 Posts   Joined 8.6 Years Ago  

justinTlME

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:35 AM

Was in Target today and couldn't help but notice that they had marked down Bioshock Infinite and put a bunch of copies on the endcap.

Posted Image
Posted Image
Posted Image

Thought it might be a used game but the game was shrinkwrapped and everything was brand new. So I have no idea lol

Haven't really encountered this before so I'm not sure why/how but thought I might post it in case others want to try their luck ;)



Holy crap! And I live pretty close to where you bought it.... I may need to check this out!
Currently playing (juggling):
:360: None :xb1: Destiny: The Taken King, Gears Ulimate, Halo 5: Guardians, Rise of the Tomb Raider
:ps3: None :ps4: Destiny: The Taken King, Disney Infinity 3.0, Dying Light, Fallout 4, Lego Dimensions, R6: Siege
:wii: Mario Kart 8, Mario Maker, Super Smash Bros :3ds: Senran Kagura 2: Deep Crimson, Super Smash 3DS
:psp: Senran Kagura: Shinovi Versus

#10 Chrono Gear   For the Horde! CAGiversary!   4720 Posts   Joined 5.3 Years Ago   Has been playing Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate
3DS

Chrono Gear

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:37 AM

i hope this is a joke.


Maybe... :P

#11 Jrittmayer   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   662 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:38 AM

Holy crap! And I live pretty close to where you bought it.... I may need to check this out!


There were still several copies left when bought mine so it may be worth a shot. Hopefully we don't have a resident El Hoardo :P

#12 MysterD   CAG's "Iconic" 35 Y/O Toaster (as of 10-25-15) CAGiversary!   19315 Posts   Joined 12.1 Years Ago   Has been playing Assassin's Creed Syndicate
PC

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:38 AM

What about PC version...?

#13 MR_E   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1556 Posts   Joined 10.3 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:41 AM

Might have to check when I'm out tomorrow...but there seem to be some random clearancing errors going around.

Someone in the Target Clearance thread found the $80 premium edition for ps3 on clearance at $39.98, too...but when I checked, it was full price, and nobody else seems to have found it on clearance.

#14 Jrittmayer   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   662 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:43 AM

Might have to check when I'm out tomorrow...but there seem to be some random clearancing errors going around.

Someone in the Target Clearance thread found the $80 premium edition for ps3 on clearance at $39.98, too...but when I checked, it was full price, and nobody else seems to have found it on clearance.


Ah, forgot about that thread. Would've posted it there but its not stickied anymore :/

My Target doesn't even CARRY special editions it would seem :(

#15 TooPoor   ∀ Game, ∃ Buy Price CAGiversary!   9666 Posts   Joined 4.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:43 AM

I got my copy of Bioshock Infinite on release for effectively $9.14 with tax by stacking rewards, credit card rewards, gift card deals, and an error on the stores part. Beat that! =)

You joined with one of your first few posts being one of the most annoying types of posts on CAG.
Slow clap.

Mathematically Correct.

Use factual statements, logical deductions, mathematical calculations and objective analysis; not rage.

My Trade List Currently inactive, no time to play any games _(:3」∠)_

NI_YA_SHA_BI.png


#16 zyk   Has been playing Dying Light
PS4

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:47 AM

You are one lucky s.o.b. My Target never has anything good like this =[

#17 PopCall  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:47 AM

You joined with one of your first few posts being one of the most annoying types of posts on CAG.
Slow clap.


One clap also. You're right. Full clap for you :)

#18 Link2999   Demon Lord CAGiversary!   1959 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:47 AM

Dude. Go back there and pick me up a copy! (Seriously will DEF pay to have it shipped out - plus my birthday is coming up ^_^) My Target never has anything good :( Been looking for a $40 or less deal on the PS3 version of this.

#19 SunDevil77   Host With the Most CAGiversary!   114 Posts   Joined 3.3 Years Ago  

SunDevil77

Posted 08 April 2013 - 01:49 AM

You lucky bastard =P

#20 CAGkrazy   Yeah Boi! CAGiversary!   2466 Posts   Joined 4.3 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 02:04 AM

Dang! Good find. Will check my local store tom

craizieboi888.png


#21 AvengedBacklog   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   11572 Posts   Joined 4.6 Years Ago  

AvengedBacklog

Posted 08 April 2013 - 02:05 AM

Wish I could find this for 360 in my area! What a score OP!

#22 Ashlee   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   253 Posts   Joined 4.5 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 02:06 AM

Obviously it was a price error (or clearance error?) :p lucky you!

#23 Japakneez   You are big foo CAGiversary!   2262 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 02:09 AM

Nah, can't be ymmv

#24 Kerig   Brown Thursday = $149 Zelda 3DSXL! CAGiversary!   5867 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 02:10 AM

I don't care if it's because it includes the original Bioshock or because it's PSMove compatible, Sony putting the "only on PlayStation" wording on their cover art is 100% bag-o-dicks.

Also: Target Clearance is possible YMMV? Inconceivable! File under Bragging Rights.

This entire thread reminds me of Portal 2 (?)

 :3ds: 1607-3007-9618

cag%20kerig.png


#25 Oregon   CAG Collector CAGiversary!   2030 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 02:47 AM

I heard someone is thread got the clap.

#26 Twitter   Banned Banned   1346 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 02:49 AM

Has anyone else checked their Target?

#27 Emmonkee   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   9 Posts   Joined 2.9 Years Ago  

Emmonkee

Posted 08 April 2013 - 02:50 AM

Nice and that is a good deal!

#28 Twitter   Banned Banned   1346 Posts   Joined 3.9 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 02:50 AM

I don't care if it's because it includes the original Bioshock or because it's PSMove compatible, Sony putting the "only on PlayStation" wording on their cover art is 100% bag-o-dicks.

Also: Target Clearance is possible YMMV? Inconceivable! File under Bragging Rights.

This entire thread reminds me of Portal 2 (?)


It has a reversible cover anyways.

#29 srac84   Gamer MD CAGiversary!   1406 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 April 2013 - 02:54 AM

must be like when resident evil special edition went on clearance accidently which like lasted for 1 day then it was pulled off the clearance section and went back up to full price..coincidentally I was at my target today and checked the clearance section, which had no games at all lol.. soo it prob is YMMV :)

#30 usrevenge   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   376 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

usrevenge

Posted 08 April 2013 - 02:56 AM

keep in mind bioshock 1 comes with infinite, and PSN+ users got bioshock 2 free a few months ago, this means potentially you can have every bioshock game for $32.