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$20 off God of War: Ascension (Regular or Collector's), GameStop PUR only. EXP: 4/24


#1 htz  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 07:42 PM

Members Exclusive offer: Purchase God of War: Ascension Regular Edition or Collector's Edition for $20 off!

CE version is sold out online, you need to find one in-store.

#2 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   27065 Posts   Joined 9.9 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 07:59 PM

Cool, I'll try to pick up a CE then! Thanks, htz! :D

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#3 strait edge follower   Cult of personality CAGiversary!   10948 Posts   Joined 4.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 April 2013 - 08:02 PM

ugh another discounted collectors edition ! im tempted again lmao
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#4 GBAstar   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   9270 Posts   Joined 4.8 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 08:08 PM

Can we get the discount buy just providing out PUR card number or does this require a coupon?

#5 bob330i   just lookin' CAGiversary!   2919 Posts   Joined 10.9 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 08:40 PM

Can we get the discount buy just providing out PUR card number or does this require a coupon?


The way the website states the promo, it seems to be automatic once your PUR cards is scanned in store or when you put it in online. There is no coupon.

#6 TooPoor   ∀ Game, ∃ Buy Price CAGiversary!   9444 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 08:41 PM

CAGs, what's the opinion on the CE? Did it show any sign of rarity?

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Posted 18 April 2013 - 08:47 PM

CAGs, what's the opinion on the CE? Did it show any sign of rarity?


limited gamestops around me have it in stock so it might be more rare than i thought
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#8 I OU a Beatn   GO GATORS! CAGiversary!   317 Posts   Joined 4.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 April 2013 - 08:53 PM

CAGs, what's the opinion on the CE? Did it show any sign of rarity?


Not rare at all. All 3 of my local Gamestops have 2 or 3 in stock. They're even still in stock on Amazon.

Still, for $60 it's not bad. The statue is pretty flimsy but it's got decent detail. The steelbook is nice if you like those, and then you get a future pass for all future DLC, which will probably be all online stuff. It's not a bad package, just don't expect amazing quality.

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#9 TooPoor   ∀ Game, ∃ Buy Price CAGiversary!   9444 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 08:56 PM

limited gamestops around me have it in stock so it might be more rare than i thought


Not rare at all. All 3 of my local Gamestops have 2 or 3 in stock. They're even still in stock on Amazon.

Still, for $60 it's not bad. The statue is pretty flimsy but it's got decent detail. The steelbook is nice if you like those, and then you get a future pass for all future DLC, which will probably be all online stuff. It's not a bad package, just don't expect amazing quality.


Thanks for the input. Well for me, it's not a matter of the things you get for $60, but the possibility of it getting cheaper in the future (based on the current observations of the state). Well I still have time to decide.

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Posted 18 April 2013 - 09:54 PM

i got a god of war ce. im surprised how limited copies are in my area
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#11 FlyingAce39   Flyin' High Again CAGiversary!   566 Posts   Joined 2.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:01 PM

Tempting, but I still need to complete the Saga first. Pass for now.

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#12 GBAstar   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   9270 Posts   Joined 4.8 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:02 PM

I would say on the scale of Sony CE's with GT5 being rare and UC3 / KZ3 being mass produced this would be a LBP2 CE.

I have seen two at my local Best Buy and then 1 or 2 between my three local Gamestops. I don't believe my Target, Walmart or Toys R Us got any.

I would say this will probably hit a lower price (online) but when it does you'll have to scoop it up immediately as the resale value will most likely always be higher then the sale/clearance price.

#13 havuk   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   463 Posts   Joined 10.1 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:03 PM

CAGs, what's the opinion on the CE? Did it show any sign of rarity?


yes it's extremely rare, that's why they are selling it for $20 off hurry up and load up...

#14 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   27065 Posts   Joined 9.9 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:05 PM

I'm tempted to buy the CE and trade in the game for $28, paying ~$32 for the bonuses, but I don't know if that's a good value for me considering I've only beaten the first GoW and have the other four games in my backlog. :(

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So the moral of the story is Vig is awesome; all glory to the master flipper.

 


#15 TooPoor   ∀ Game, ∃ Buy Price CAGiversary!   9444 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:07 PM

yes it's extremely rare, that's why they are selling it for $20 off hurry up and load up...

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EDIT: That is why I said signs of rarity. And your logic does not stand. Skyrim CE was cleared out for $60, and look at their prices now. As much as I want these CEs to keep dipping, that does not always happen, hence my call for opinions from savvy CAGs that kept a watch on this item because I didn't.

Edited by TooPoor, 18 April 2013 - 10:28 PM.

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#16 Donut2922   Read the OP! CAGiversary!   8261 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:32 PM

-_-

EDIT: That is why I said signs of rarity. And your logic does not stand. Skyrim CE was cleared out for $60, and look at their prices now. As much as I want these CEs to keep dipping, that does not always happen, hence my call for opinions from savvy CAGs that kept a watch on this item because I didn't.


Newegg offered the best clearance price at $50 at one point. Seems like a bargain now.

#17 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   27065 Posts   Joined 9.9 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:33 PM

-_-

EDIT: That is why I said signs of rarity. And your logic does not stand. Skyrim CE was cleared out for $60, and look at their prices now. As much as I want these CEs to keep dipping, that does not always happen, hence my call for opinions from savvy CAGs that kept a watch on this item because I didn't.

Granted, not as many people liked GoW: Ascension compared to Skyrim, so the CE might last longer, but what do I know? :roll:

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So the moral of the story is Vig is awesome; all glory to the master flipper.

 


#18 YBX87   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   13428 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:35 PM

i will take my chances with amazon warehouse, at the price of sub $30s. If it ever drops that low

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Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:36 PM

im trying to sell the insides except the statue for around 60$ and turn that money into a gamestop gift card so i can replace the credit i spent on this ce. if im not able to ill prob return it
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#20 YBX87   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   13428 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:42 PM

what does low stock mean you use gamestop stock locator? no stock at all?

#21 TooPoor   ∀ Game, ∃ Buy Price CAGiversary!   9444 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:42 PM

Granted, not as many people liked GoW: Ascension compared to Skyrim, so the CE might last longer, but what do I know? :roll:

I know, all I am trying to do is to disapprove his logic on "it was discounted, hence will not be 'rare'".

Plus, "rare" has different levels on CAG. Being discounted $20 will probably indicate a near zero chance of it being extra valuable for flipping, but does not necessarily amount to the impossibility of this being close to the lowest it will go.

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#22 strait edge follower   Cult of personality CAGiversary!   10948 Posts   Joined 4.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:43 PM

what does low stock mean you use gamestop stock locator? no stock at all?


it means what it says, item low in stock lol
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#23 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   27065 Posts   Joined 9.9 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:45 PM

what does low stock mean you use gamestop stock locator? no stock at all?

Typically it means they have one copy left, but don't quote me on that. :-#

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So the moral of the story is Vig is awesome; all glory to the master flipper.

 


#24 strait edge follower   Cult of personality CAGiversary!   10948 Posts   Joined 4.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:48 PM

Typically it means they have one copy left, but don't quote me on that. :-#


the gamestop i checked online said low in stock and they did acually have exactly 1 left lol
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#25 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   27065 Posts   Joined 9.9 Years Ago  

Posted 18 April 2013 - 10:56 PM

the gamestop i checked online said low in stock and they did acually have exactly 1 left lol

Didn't I just say not to quote me on that?! :lol: :booty:

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

So the moral of the story is Vig is awesome; all glory to the master flipper.

 


#26 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   27065 Posts   Joined 9.9 Years Ago  

Posted 20 April 2013 - 01:09 AM

Sorry for the double-post, but I figured updating this would be helpful to those who might have missed it. I picked up a sealed CE today and I have 30 days to decide if I want to keep it. :)

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

So the moral of the story is Vig is awesome; all glory to the master flipper.

 


#27 Stellar Inertia   Completionist CAGiversary!   4104 Posts   Joined 3.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 April 2013 - 01:41 AM

Im pretty sure low in stock means just one left as well.

Edit: Do the CEs of Ascension also have the PS AllStars Voucher for Isaac and Zeus? Because if they do technically I can look at it as $50 since I want to buy them anyways for $10 on PSN. SO TEMPTED.

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#28 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   27065 Posts   Joined 9.9 Years Ago  

Posted 20 April 2013 - 01:57 AM

Is the CE not supposed to weigh very much? It feels lighter than I was expecting, like 5 lb. or something (just an estimate). :|

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

So the moral of the story is Vig is awesome; all glory to the master flipper.

 


#29 strait edge follower   Cult of personality CAGiversary!   10948 Posts   Joined 4.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 April 2013 - 02:06 AM

i have a month to sell everything except the statue for 60$. if i cant sell the other stuff then ill just return my ce. this shouldnt be too hard to sell
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#30 Qrusher14242   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   30 Posts   Joined 4.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 April 2013 - 02:10 AM

when i went in today, they mentioned this and they said it was only for today. Were they wrong?