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#1381 major morgan  

major morgan

Posted 07 September 2012 - 04:05 PM

Quick question. Should I keep my Power Up Pro or just go to Best Buy and get their Gamers Club Unlocked? I feel like I don't spend any money at GameStop anymore. I'm just not sure.


If you only get one, you should go with the GCU. Assuming you can go to a BB store just as easily as GS, of course. The GCU membership gives everything PUR does and more (opportunity for price matching, $20 pre-order bonuses, game coupons)

If you just ask yourself if you're going to do $150 worth of business at either store (pre-owned purchases/trade-ins), then that will determine if you should get only one/both. Because at that point, the membership fee pays for itself.

#1382 MSUHitman   Checkmate Arcade Co-Host CAGiversary!   12292 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

Posted 07 September 2012 - 04:31 PM

Is that for the enhanced edition or vanilla?


There is NO vanilla version of Witcher 2 on 360.

#1383 eLefAdEr   All Systems Go CAGiversary!   1392 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago  

Posted 07 September 2012 - 04:35 PM

Why does OP have 2 different copies of Witcher 2 listed for Xbox then?


Because it's referring to the Dark or Enhanced Edition.

No "vanilla" version exists for :360: (as MSU just pointed out).

#1384 orangecrush   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   558 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 07 September 2012 - 05:07 PM

Today 360
max Payne 3 $17
GTA IV $10

#1385 lBleachl   No, not Clorox. CAGiversary!   103 Posts   Joined 2.9 Years Ago  

Posted 07 September 2012 - 06:18 PM

9/7

Wii Sports - $7
Wii Sports Resort - $11

#1386 MSUHitman   Checkmate Arcade Co-Host CAGiversary!   12292 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

Posted 07 September 2012 - 06:19 PM

Because it's referring to the Dark or Enhanced Edition.

No "vanilla" version exists for :360: (as MSU just pointed out).


There's no extra content on the disk for the Dark Edition, it's just the usual physical extras, so the TIV of it should be the same.

But if you're trading a Dark Edition of Witcher 2 into GS ...

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#1387 Toss   i love clearance ... CAGiversary!   1509 Posts   Joined 5.7 Years Ago  

Posted 07 September 2012 - 06:24 PM

Plan on trading in some controllers next week while best buy has the DS3 on sale. Do they check them very thoroughly/at all? The one I want to trade in looks fine but the left button on the d pad doesn't work.


They thoroughly check all buttons.

Jay Rooster are you even old enough to trade stuff in?
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#1388 DemonsMaster   Jrpg Addicts Anonymous CAGiversary!   1426 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 07 September 2012 - 06:58 PM

Phone Quotes

:360: NBA 2k12 - $12
:ps3: Killzone 3 - $6

Looks like I'll take my copies of KZ2/KZ3 to Best Buy (gonna pick up the collection next month :D)

Just got back from GameStop and looks like :360: NBA 2k12 is $11 base the guy must have given me the ps3 value over the phone

Edited by DemonsMaster, 07 September 2012 - 11:35 PM.


#1389 klimb22   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2283 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

Posted 07 September 2012 - 07:36 PM

Wtf they told me on the phone I would only get like $13 with the promo added on GTA IV

True statement if they were referring to the 30% pre-order promo with no PUR bonus added.

#1390 klimb22   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2283 Posts   Joined 3.6 Years Ago  

Posted 07 September 2012 - 07:41 PM

How come they didn't factor in the 50% promo?

I can't answer that question for you.

#1391 aircobra   The Wind CAGiversary!   1492 Posts   Joined 6.9 Years Ago  

Posted 07 September 2012 - 07:46 PM

yeah I'm 20 bud, why would you ask me that?


Most likely due to the kind of questions you constantly ask.

#1392 DestinyHero   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   78 Posts   Joined 11.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 07 September 2012 - 07:48 PM

Geez, has no one really traded in Mario Kart Wii in two months? Curious to the base TIV.

#1393 cancerman1120   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8093 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Half-Life 2
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Posted 07 September 2012 - 08:08 PM

So will GS take Wii peripherals like a Nerf sport set or a top shot for a Monster Buck set?

Edit: I see the zapper but nothing else.

#1394 NLW1999   Dat Dude CAGiversary!   53 Posts   Joined 7.5 Years Ago  

Posted 07 September 2012 - 08:15 PM

Sleeping Dogs:ps3: 18 :cry:
Super Smash Bros Brawl:wii: 10
Halo Reach:360: 13
Darksiders 2:ps3: 23

#1395 cancerman1120   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8093 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Half-Life 2
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Posted 07 September 2012 - 08:20 PM

Ouch on Sleeping Dogs. It is one "sale" right now so that may be why.

#1396 NuclearPorkchop   Herc Mondo's Cousin CAGiversary!   1031 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 07 September 2012 - 09:57 PM

is kinect star wars still getting $16 base?


Phone quote: :360: Kinect Star Wars - $13 Base

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#1397 backseatdog   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3028 Posts   Joined 6.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 07 September 2012 - 10:02 PM

9/7/12

360:
Halo 3 - 6.00
Left 4 Dead - 12.00
Need for Speed: Most Wanted - 14.00

PS3:
GTA4 - 9.00
Littlebigplanet 2 - 8.00

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Posted 07 September 2012 - 10:03 PM

:360: Witcher 2 still $13 base.

#1399 FlamedLiquid   The Kersed Sowl CAGiversary!   6080 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 07 September 2012 - 10:15 PM

TIVs 09/07/12:

Vita:

Touch My Katamari 5.00
Little Deviants 5.00
ModNation Racers 6.00
Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 12.00

360:

Rabbids Alive and Kicking 5.00
Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City 5.00

#1400 Hoarder   Steam Addict CAGiversary!   1262 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

Posted 07 September 2012 - 10:20 PM

Does anyone ever look at other CAGs join date? I'm clearly inexperienced unlike you guys


Granted. However, your questions are often so sophomoric that they go beyond the scope of a "reasonable" question. Half of the questions that you have asked are answerable through research within the thread. The other half require simple logic.

#1401 cancerman1120   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8093 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Half-Life 2
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Posted 07 September 2012 - 10:28 PM

9/7 In-Store

:wii:

System $30 (Boo!)
Balance Board $6
Motion Plus $7.50
WiiMote $4
Nunchuk $2.50

Wii Play $1
Wii Fit Plus $5
Wii Sports $7
Super Mario Galaxy $8
Wii Sports Resort $11

:360:

Just Cause 2 $10
Max Payne 3 $17
Half-Life 2 Orange Box $11
Assassin's Creed $5
Star Wars Force Unleashed $2
Star Wars Force Unleashed $6.50

#1402 cancerman1120   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8093 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Half-Life 2
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Posted 07 September 2012 - 11:45 PM

So the GS employee straight up lied to me today I now realize. I wanted to use the Power Trade (30%) for the Wii Hardware and accessories I had. She insisted that no pre-order would allow me to get this to apply to hardware and accessories. She said I could get the 30% on the hardware with that bonus. I am read the Power trade conditions right now and it states.

Extra 30% when you trade any items toward a new copy of these games*
(includes games, hardware, accessories, and iPod. iPhone and iPad devices)

Well Fuck her. I hate it when I know more than the dam employee of the company and they just fucking lie instead of actually looking it up. She looked me straight in the eye and said no pre-order EVER gives a bonus to accessories.

Now the total it cost me was $6.45 so it is not a huge deal from a monetary standpoint but from a dam doing your job right standpoint it pisses me off.
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#1403 slowdive21   CAG/Hoarder CAGiversary!   10603 Posts   Joined 8.6 Years Ago  

Posted 08 September 2012 - 12:14 AM

So the GS employee straight up lied to me today I now realize. I wanted to use the Power Trade (30%) for the Wii Hardware and accessories I had. She insisted that no pre-order would allow me to get this to apply to hardware and accessories. She said I could get the 30% on the hardware with that bonus. I am read the Power trade conditions right now and it states.

Extra 30% when you trade any items toward a new copy of these games*
(includes games, hardware, accessories, and iPod. iPhone and iPad devices)

Well Fuck her. I hate it when I know more than the dam employee of the company and they just fucking lie instead of actually looking it up. She looked me straight in the eye and said no pre-order EVER gives a bonus to accessories.

Now the total it cost me was $6.45 so it is not a huge deal from a monetary standpoint but from a dam doing your job right standpoint it pisses me off.


I was called a liar by an employee today. Guess who is getting 1s on his surveys.

#1404 jza1218   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4578 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

Posted 08 September 2012 - 12:19 AM

So the GS employee straight up lied to me today I now realize. I wanted to use the Power Trade (30%) for the Wii Hardware and accessories I had. She insisted that no pre-order would allow me to get this to apply to hardware and accessories. She said I could get the 30% on the hardware with that bonus. I am read the Power trade conditions right now and it states.

Extra 30% when you trade any items toward a new copy of these games*
(includes games, hardware, accessories, and iPod. iPhone and iPad devices)

Well Fuck her. I hate it when I know more than the dam employee of the company and they just fucking lie instead of actually looking it up. She looked me straight in the eye and said no pre-order EVER gives a bonus to accessories.

Now the total it cost me was $6.45 so it is not a huge deal from a monetary standpoint but from a dam doing your job right standpoint it pisses me off.


If you have anything pre-ordered with that GS, make sure you cancel your preorders with her.

#1405 KtMack23   Retired from CAGing CAGiversary!   2482 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago  

Posted 08 September 2012 - 12:27 AM

So the GS employee straight up lied to me today I now realize. I wanted to use the Power Trade (30%) for the Wii Hardware and accessories I had. She insisted that no pre-order would allow me to get this to apply to hardware and accessories. She said I could get the 30% on the hardware with that bonus. I am read the Power trade conditions right now and it states.

Extra 30% when you trade any items toward a new copy of these games*
(includes games, hardware, accessories, and iPod. iPhone and iPad devices)

Well Fuck her. I hate it when I know more than the dam employee of the company and they just fucking lie instead of actually looking it up. She looked me straight in the eye and said no pre-order EVER gives a bonus to accessories.

Now the total it cost me was $6.45 so it is not a huge deal from a monetary standpoint but from a dam doing your job right standpoint it pisses me off.

Which location was this?

#1406 cancerman1120   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8093 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Half-Life 2
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Posted 08 September 2012 - 12:28 AM

If you have anything pre-ordered with that GS, make sure you cancel your preorders with her.


You know the funny thing is that she would have gotten a pre-order with me if she would have just tried to do the dang Power Reward. Instead, I did not pre-order anything.
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#1407 cancerman1120   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8093 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Half-Life 2
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Posted 08 September 2012 - 12:30 AM

Which location was this?


It was the one by the Mall (not inside)...next to the TJ Max. Normally no issues with that store but the shorter girl with the brown hair and glasses (Kami from the receipt) kept insisting the Power Reward did not apply to accessories. The other thing was there were 2 other employees there that said nothing.

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Posted 08 September 2012 - 12:52 AM

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#1409 247  

Posted 08 September 2012 - 12:58 AM

So the GS employee straight up lied to me today I now realize. I wanted to use the Power Trade (30%) for the Wii Hardware and accessories I had. She insisted that no pre-order would allow me to get this to apply to hardware and accessories. She said I could get the 30% on the hardware with that bonus. I am read the Power trade conditions right now and it states.

Extra 30% when you trade any items toward a new copy of these games*
(includes games, hardware, accessories, and iPod. iPhone and iPad devices)

Well Fuck her. I hate it when I know more than the dam employee of the company and they just fucking lie instead of actually looking it up. She looked me straight in the eye and said no pre-order EVER gives a bonus to accessories.

Now the total it cost me was $6.45 so it is not a huge deal from a monetary standpoint but from a dam doing your job right standpoint it pisses me off.


How much did they offer for the wii $30?

#1410 cancerman1120   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8093 Posts   Joined 5.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Half-Life 2
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Posted 08 September 2012 - 01:03 AM

How much did they offer for the wii $30?


Yeah I got $39 with the hardware bonus (30%). My sister just wanted it gone.