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#91 MillionBlades   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   187 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 11 March 2012 - 03:58 AM

you didn't organize your trades well...

You should have done the 30% bonus for preording with the two ACs and Uncharted3 :shame:...

EDIT:
okay just the Batmans separately and trade/sell either MW2 or U2 elsewhere



I would have prolly made MAYBE $10 more on ebay but that would be luck + fees + shipping... also I did try to get extra 30% for a pre-order (resident evil raccoon city) but when the manager tried it would not ring up on the computer :( so don't know

#92 Jay   Free and Fearless CAGiversary!   1604 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 04:20 AM

Quick question if i trade in my games via the extra 30% bonus for preordering ac can i come in a couple days later and use that credit for a game i really want?

 


#93 Gamer SDP   not much of a gamer CAGiversary!   4950 Posts   Joined 10.2 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 04:42 AM

I would have prolly made MAYBE $10 more on ebay but that would be luck + fees + shipping... also I did try to get extra 30% for a pre-order (resident evil raccoon city) but when the manager tried it would not ring up on the computer :( so don't know


I would guess the 3/$10 promo kept conflicting.


Quick question if i trade in my games via the extra 30% bonus for preordering ac can i come in a couple days later and use that credit for a game i really want?


AC? There is no trade bonus for preordering Assassin's Creed III atm. Anyway, yes you can always cancel or move preorder deposits.

#94 nas6034   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   761 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 05:35 AM

B:AC is $23 for both systems
Rage for PS3 is $7
ME2 for 360 is $8

Lego Batman for 360 is $3.00 (up .50cents)
Pure for 360 is 40¢

#95 z24buddy   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   364 Posts   Joined 7.0 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 06:46 AM

Traded 3 games for extra $10 + 10% PUR card bonus

Batman: AC $28.64 ($23)
Call of Juarez $5.54 ($2)
Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood $7.74 ($4)

= $41.92

Batman: AC $28.64 ($23)
Bulletstorm $6.64 ($3)
Call of Duty: MW2 $11.04 ($7)
Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising $7.74 ($4)
Skate 2 $8.84 ($5)
Uncharted 2 $13.24 ($9)

= $76.14

Grand Total = $118.06

Still have unopened copies of Mass Effect 2 & Rage for PS3.... Should I sell them on ebay??? or do gamestop trade 3 games get extra $10 offer???


Please remember to put BASE VALUES and system.

#96 Romeo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3336 Posts   Joined 12.9 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 02:23 PM

Please remember to put BASE VALUESand system.



Doesn't the receipt only show what you actually earned not just the base only?

#97 Golden Lemonz   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   317 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 11 March 2012 - 02:30 PM

Doesn't the receipt only show what you actually earned not just the base only?

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Yes but you just subtract the bonus amounts from what the total was for the game.

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#98 JaylisJayP   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4485 Posts   Joined 8.3 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 02:32 PM

Doesn't the receipt only show what you actually earned not just the base only?


It also shows the bonus credits individually...making you actually do - gasp - 10 seconds of third grade math.

#99 Romeo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3336 Posts   Joined 12.9 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 02:32 PM

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Yes but you just subtract the bonus amounts from what the total was for the game.



How would I know that though? Example... I go in and trade three games for $40. How would I figure out the base value if all had was the receipt?

#100 Golden Lemonz   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   317 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 11 March 2012 - 02:34 PM

How would I know that though? Example... I go in and trade three games for $40. How would I figure out the base value if all had was the receipt?



Okay here's an example of a previous trade of mine (How it goes on receipt):

Fallout New Vegas -8.84

Bonus: 3.34 (30%)
Bonus: 0.50 (10%)


3.34 + 0.50 = 3.84

8.84 - 3.84 = 5

Base TIV = $5

"Your world can end in the blink of an eye. One event, one unexpected twist of fate... and suddenly the world as you knew... is gone. Forever. All that you held dear, all that you held close... is washed away in a sea of distant memory. Life... is cruel. Of this I have no doubt. But life continues on... with, or without you. One can only hope that one leaves behind a lasting legacy. But so often, the legacies we leave behind... are not the ones we intended." -Queen Myrrah


#101 elessar123  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 03:22 PM

Okay here's an example of a previous trade of mine (How it goes on receipt):

Fallout New Vegas -8.84

Bonus: 3.34 (30%)
Bonus: 0.50 (10%)


3.34 + 0.50 = 3.84

8.84 - 3.84 = 5

Base TIV = $5


WTH, I'm not even following that math. How is 3.34, 30% of 5?

If you know the bonus, and percentage, just divide.

A $0.50 bonus from PUR (10%), then 0.5 / 0.1 = $5.00 base.

#102 JP   Member of the Ravens Nation! Trade-in Value Team   7933 Posts   Joined 9.0 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 03:57 PM

$3.34 isn't the 30%, that is the trade 3 get $10 bonus.

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#103 nas6034   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   761 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 04:42 PM

:360: Headset is $3
:360: 20gb is $2

Does anyone know the price of the 360 vision camera? I've never used it and may never will.

Also the 30% preorder bonus is still alive. They won't apply it even if you do pre-order. You need to inform them it is in their marketing material that they need to scan.

B:AC $23 base

Regular deal would net you $30.30

30% deal would net you $32.2 ($1.9 difference; x2 = $3.8; x3 = $5.7; x4 = $7.6, etc...)

#104 postureking   Cabeza Shrinker CAGiversary!   216 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 11 March 2012 - 05:22 PM

TIVS from 3/11/12 (all base)

360
Rage 7
Mafia II 6
Enslaved 2
El Shaddai 5
Alan Wake 4.50
Mass Effect II 8

PS3
Crysis 2 6
Transformers War for Cybertron 6
Castlevania Lords of Shadow 5

DS
Wheel of Fortune 6
Batman Brave and Bold 4.5
Final Fantasy III 2
Kingdom Hearts Re:Coded 6
Mario Party 9
Pokemon Diamond 7
Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Explorers of Time 3
Lego Star Wars III 7
You Don't Know Jack 2.50

PSP
Locoroco 2 2

#105 ThisHnmdsmeDevil   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   332 Posts   Joined 7.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 11 March 2012 - 06:46 PM

Did the 3 for bonus $10 expire?

#106 Romeo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3336 Posts   Joined 12.9 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 06:48 PM

Did the 3 for bonus $10 expire?



It better not have...


Edit: website says good until 4/2/12!

http://www.gamestop....ection/trade-in

#107 ThisHnmdsmeDevil   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   332 Posts   Joined 7.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 11 March 2012 - 06:52 PM

It better not have...


Edit: website says good until 4/2/12!

http://www.gamestop....ection/trade-in


Thanks

#108 Von Ondine   HALTH! CAGiversary!   160 Posts   Joined 7.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 11 March 2012 - 07:41 PM

3/11 XBOX 360
Captain America $5
Dynasty Warriors 7 $13
Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions $9

#109 Punisher138   Cthulhu Fhtagn! CAGiversary!   623 Posts   Joined 6.4 Years Ago  

Punisher138

Posted 11 March 2012 - 07:44 PM

I just cleaned up at Gamestop flipping $5.98 Target clearance games. With the 10% for PUR and the $10 bonus for 3 games I got $70 in credit for $36 dollars worth of clearance games.

Notable games for $5.98 at target are Marvel Super Hero Squad (3DS), Big League Sports (Kinect) and Sniper: Ghost Warrior (360). All have good TIV.
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#110 JaylisJayP   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4485 Posts   Joined 8.3 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 08:00 PM

Okay here's an example of a previous trade of mine (How it goes on receipt):

Fallout New Vegas -8.84

Bonus: 3.34 (30%)
Bonus: 0.50 (10%)


3.34 + 0.50 = 3.84

8.84 - 3.84 = 5

Base TIV = $5


I can't imagine how it could be explained any more clearly that this. You'd seriously have to have flunked yourself off the short bus to not understand how to subract from the total to find out the base value. It's all RIGHT THERE on your receipt.

#111 nas6034   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   761 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 09:16 PM

I can't imagine how it could be explained any more clearly that this. You'd seriously have to have flunked yourself off the short bus to not understand how to subract from the total to find out the base value. It's all RIGHT THERE on your receipt.


True that or Golden Lemonz should have said

Total amount - bonus 1 - bonus 2 = base tiv

8.84 - 3.34 - .5 = 5

#112 Golden Lemonz   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   317 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago  

Golden Lemonz

Posted 11 March 2012 - 09:26 PM

WTH, I'm not even following that math. How is 3.34, 30% of 5?

If you know the bonus, and percentage, just divide.

A $0.50 bonus from PUR (10%), then 0.5 / 0.1 = $5.00 base.


Like nas6034 said, I should have just said base= Total TIV - Bonus 1 (30%. 3/10 etc.) - (PUR 10%)

$3.34 isn't the 30%, that is the trade 3 get $10 bonus.


Oh, that's nice to now. I never even caught that I thought I got the 30% because the total cedit I got for the whole trade was my estimated amount from doing the math with the 30% bonus.

True that or Golden Lemonz should have said

Total amount - bonus 1 - bonus 2 = base tiv

8.84 - 3.34 - .5 = 5



^this is a better equation

"Your world can end in the blink of an eye. One event, one unexpected twist of fate... and suddenly the world as you knew... is gone. Forever. All that you held dear, all that you held close... is washed away in a sea of distant memory. Life... is cruel. Of this I have no doubt. But life continues on... with, or without you. One can only hope that one leaves behind a lasting legacy. But so often, the legacies we leave behind... are not the ones we intended." -Queen Myrrah


#113 slidecage   Nothing to say CAGiversary!   28413 Posts   Joined 12.2 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 09:46 PM

TIVS from 3/11/12 (all base)

360
Rage 7
Mafia II 6
Enslaved 2
El Shaddai 5
Alan Wake 4.50
Mass Effect II 8

PS3
Crysis 2 6
Transformers War for Cybertron 6
Castlevania Lords of Shadow 5

DS
Wheel of Fortune 6
Batman Brave and Bold 4.5
Final Fantasy III 2
Kingdom Hearts Re:Coded 6
Mario Party 9
Pokemon Diamond 7
Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Explorers of Time 3
Lego Star Wars III 7
You Don't Know Jack 2.50

PSP
Locoroco 2 2


did you trade the DS games in? if not pm me i might buy some off you mario party, time. and maybe hearts
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#114 TheLongshot   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2409 Posts   Joined 6.2 Years Ago  

TheLongshot

Posted 11 March 2012 - 09:51 PM

Base TIV:

:wii:
No More Heroes: $1.50

:ps3:
Back To the Future: $5
Heavenly Sword: $3
Uncharted 2: $9
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#115 S_G   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   290 Posts   Joined 13.1 Years Ago  

Posted 11 March 2012 - 11:39 PM

Values from trade-ins done on 3/6/12:

Nba 10 - PSP - $4.00

Sonic Unleashed - PS3 - $7.00

Planet 51 - PS3 - $4.00

Nier - PS3 - $2.50

Nier - Xbox 360 - $2.50

Blood Stone - Xbox 360 - $5.00

Clash of the Titans - Xbox 360 - $6.00

Crackdown 2 - Xbox 360 - $4.00

Muramasa - Wii - $3.00

#116 WTFD4V1D   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   84 Posts   Joined 5.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 11 March 2012 - 11:47 PM

Has anyone traded in any iPods yet? On their site, it says PowerUp Reward members get a 30% bonus until the end of today. When I went in, they said I had to be a PowerUp Reward Pro member to get it so I'm not sure. I did it anyways since I traded in several things.

Edited by WTFD4V1D, 12 March 2012 - 12:31 AM.


#117 JP   Member of the Ravens Nation! Trade-in Value Team   7933 Posts   Joined 9.0 Years Ago  

Posted 12 March 2012 - 12:33 AM

Updated lists and database.

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#118 jr1016   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1055 Posts   Joined 8.3 Years Ago  

Posted 12 March 2012 - 01:55 AM

3/11/12

Ps3
Batman AC $23
Rage $7
Bulletstorm $3

360
Rage $7

Last day for 30% extra towards a preorder.

#119 HydroX   Quintessential Studmuffin CAGiversary!   7174 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago  

Posted 12 March 2012 - 03:29 AM

Any word on the next trade-in promotion?

#120 Golden Lemonz   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   317 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago  

Golden Lemonz

Posted 12 March 2012 - 07:00 AM

3/11/12

Ps3
Batman AC $23
Rage $7
Bulletstorm $3

360
Rage $7

Last day for 30% extra towards a preorder.


SFxT and ORC 30% are good til' 4/1 same with extra $10 for trading in 3 games.