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Star Wars Battlefront 2 pS2 only $12.99 at K-mart!!!! MATCH PRICE ERROR


#1 buster90   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1574 Posts   Joined 10.7 Years Ago  

Posted 24 November 2005 - 05:33 AM

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This is the Kmart AD for the black friday sale. As you can see they messed up and put Star Wars Battlefront 2 for $12.99 instead of 1.

So your local Kmart may or may not honor this. If not get the AD and match price it at Wal-mart or Circuit City. I did the same thing with Ace COmbat last year for $5 and it worked as did for many other people.

So there you have it Battlefront 2 for $13.

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 05:36 AM

http://www.imag.us/x...ay/KmartBF2.jpg

This is the Kmart AD for the black friday sale. As you can see they messed up and put Star Wars Battlefront 2 for $12.99 instead of 1.

So your local Kmart may or may not honor this. If not get the AD and match price it at Wal-mart or Circuit City. I did the same thing with Ace COmbat last year for $5 and it worked as did for many other people.

So there you have it Battlefront 2 for $13.


All K-Mart's have already been notified well in advance of this error... if you get a K-Mart who lets it slide, congrats, but the retraction notice has already been sent out (or is being sent out, I forget which one). It might just be my district, so some other CAG's may get lucky.

I plan on taking it to Circuit City, personally, that extra 10% difference drops the game to around 8 bucks.

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 05:39 AM

I'm going to try CC too...I hope that they'll do it.

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 07:28 AM

Good luck to everyone. MY CC said they won't pricematch any ads on BF :(
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#5 vienge   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   254 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

Posted 24 November 2005 - 07:30 AM

walmart always price matches...no 10% extra off though. :(

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 07:32 AM

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#7 Machikunas   What? CAGiversary!   609 Posts   Joined 10.3 Years Ago  

Posted 24 November 2005 - 08:03 AM

I'll be doin' that.

#8 Lobsterjohnson   Can't stop, won't stop. CAGiversary!   1402 Posts   Joined 9.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 08:18 AM

I plan on taking it to Circuit City, personally, that extra 10% difference drops the game to around 8 bucks.


12.99 x .9 = 11.69

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 08:20 AM

I will absolutely be trying this one..heh.

#10 62t   Zune Duck! CAGiversary!   19151 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

Posted 24 November 2005 - 08:23 AM

12.99 x .9 = 11.69

nope, it is 10% of the difference, so
12.99 - .1 (49.99 - 12.99)

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#11 Lobsterjohnson   Can't stop, won't stop. CAGiversary!   1402 Posts   Joined 9.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 08:26 AM

Oh wow ok, that makes sense now. Sorry about that. Too bad my CC guys hate CAG'rs or else I'd go there. Wally world it is.

#12 neudog   Airborne! CAGiversary!   7499 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

Posted 24 November 2005 - 08:39 AM

Good luck to everyone. MY CC said they won't pricematch any ads on BF :(


Usually some retailers don't honor certain adds because the prices are limited to certain hours. I would talk with the manager because I'm pretty sure this is a normal "sale" ad and I'm pretty sure that CC has some BS about beating their competitors somewhere in their store. Good luck to all. I'm going to try CC first and then I'm going to the guarantee, Wally World. Thanks OP for tha ad link, I know people will bust your balls because this was already mentioned, but I don't check that forum everyday; first time I saw the ad "link" was here, thanks again.
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#13 craven_fiend   It Gives You Wings CAGiversary!   9141 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 08:43 AM

nope, it is 10% of the difference, so
12.99 - .1 (49.99 - 12.99)


Just being a stickler about it, but wouldn't that mean that it would be $12.99 - $3.70? Just curious, as that would be 10% of the difference. So you'd be looking at just over $9 after tax for this game.
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#14 atomsk   A van down by the river CAGiversary!   463 Posts   Joined 10.5 Years Ago  

Posted 24 November 2005 - 08:51 AM

Does Kmart have these ad in their stores right now?

#15 craven_fiend   It Gives You Wings CAGiversary!   9141 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 09:02 AM

Does Kmart have these ad in their stores right now?


Most likely, but probably not out for the general public. It should be in today's newspaper, which I will be going to get here in a few minutes.
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#16 furyk   Captain of the Handheld CAGiversary!   3124 Posts   Joined 10.5 Years Ago  

Posted 24 November 2005 - 11:03 AM

I hit this bitch up for 6 copies on the Sears $14.99 misprint. I sure as hell will be doing it for the 12.99 misprint.

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 11:06 AM

I hit this bitch up for 6 copies on the Sears $14.99 misprint. I sure as hell will be doing it for the 12.99 misprint.


Might I be nosy and ask why so many copies? Also, the Sears ad was for Xbox, right? Or were both screw up the ps2 versions?
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Posted 24 November 2005 - 11:21 AM

I hear CC won't be doing PMs Friday until 1 pm (heard this on FW or some other site) due to all the early bird sales, so make sure you PM after 1 pm.
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#19 furyk   Captain of the Handheld CAGiversary!   3124 Posts   Joined 10.5 Years Ago  

Posted 24 November 2005 - 11:58 AM

Might I be nosy and ask why so many copies? Also, the Sears ad was for Xbox, right? Or were both screw up the ps2 versions?


It was just the Xbox and I got so many copies for friends/christmas presents and two for ebay to try and recoup costs.

#20 David Hibiki   Well then... CAGiversary!   9259 Posts   Joined 12.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 02:00 PM

Wal-Mart is price matching others black friday specials (as mentioned above) and I doubt htey would call Kmart to check in such busy hours. So I would hit up Wal-Mart with the AD and they should honor it.

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 03:00 PM

They dont call if you have the add.

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 04:04 PM

I didnt see an ad in todays paper and i bought the local paper and the tribune and no kmart. Also walmart was passing out a flier of the week stating the WILL price match all ads as long as you have the original ads. This includes early bird specials.

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 04:06 PM

I'm definitely getting 1 or 2 copies of this! Thanks! :D

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 04:24 PM

Definately getting in on this deal! Thanks
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#25 schultzed   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4930 Posts   Joined 11.2 Years Ago  

Posted 24 November 2005 - 04:36 PM

Walmart is very loose on pricematching on BF . . . managers will turn the key for clerks in a flash

#26 Masterkyo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   9904 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 24 November 2005 - 04:40 PM

Friday & Satursday sales.......not SEPECIAL 5 or 8 hours sale. The Pricematch is 95% chance ;)
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#27 Scorch   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   37483 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

Posted 24 November 2005 - 04:40 PM

I'm starting to think this isn't an error. K-Mart has the PS2 version on sale, NFM has the PS2 version on sale.. where's the XBox love!?

Seriously, if one of you guys gets Battlefront 2 on XB for like $10, shoot me a PM

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#28 craven_fiend   It Gives You Wings CAGiversary!   9141 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 05:01 PM

I'm with scorch on this, if someone is able to get the Xbox version on the cheap, I'd be very interest in it for a gift.
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#29 smellhasreturned   Peyton Manning CAGiversary!   3342 Posts   Joined 10.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 05:03 PM

ill be getting it for ps2

just to get this clear... if i go to walmart 2morrow on black friday i can price match this ?
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#30 craven_fiend   It Gives You Wings CAGiversary!   9141 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 24 November 2005 - 05:05 PM

ill be getting it for ps2

just to get this clear... if i go to walmart 2morrow on black friday i can price match this ?


From past experiences, yes.
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