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Aliens: Colonial Marines PC version FREE AFTER REBATE at Newegg


#1 BMXJouster   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   754 Posts   Joined 7.5 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 11:45 AM

http://www.newegg.co...N82E16832203021

 

Use coupon code EMCXPVX237 to drop the cost to $15.  Comes with a $15 mail-in rebate to make it free after rebate.

 

I know this game was almost universally panned and considered a massive disappointment, but free is free, right?  :lol:



#2 DrUnkAgAIn   I like money. CAGiversary!   1046 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 12:10 PM

I played it on Xbox. It's not great and repetitive overall, but it didn't deserve the 3's and 4's that it got. It's more of a 6 or 7.



#3 lydon   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   243 Posts   Joined 4.4 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 12:15 PM

Hmm not sure about this one, I got buzzed a bunch of times by their rebate. Has anyone gotten an ME3 rebate yet? Apparently they still haven't received my paperwork...


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#4 IronChariot   In My Country There Is Problem CAGiversary!   2124 Posts   Joined 6.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 12:21 PM

Ah, what the hell. An envelope, stamp, and letting them borrow money for a brief duration. The game has at least got to be worth that.



#5 Blaster man  

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 12:23 PM

The site says 4.99 after rebate. Not free.

#6 phatprize   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   47 Posts   Joined 3.4 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 12:30 PM

You have to use the code that the OP put in his post..... I just did the order and it is indeed 15 dollars at checkout with a 15 dollar mail in rebate visa card.

 

Thanks OP!



#7 Drabelincoln   Town Drunk CAGiversary!   5552 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago   Has been playing Just Grandma and Me
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Posted 20 June 2013 - 12:31 PM

Hmm not sure about this one, I got buzzed a bunch of times by their rebate. Has anyone gotten an ME3 rebate yet? Apparently they still haven't received my paperwork...


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#8 NightCat   Backtoad_Overload CAGiversary!   3529 Posts   Joined 5.4 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 12:31 PM

game and rebate is a trap run....


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#9 crupp   Backlog Enhancer CAGiversary!   218 Posts   Joined 9.0 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 12:31 PM

Thanks OP!
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#10 uvi   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   49 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 01:11 PM

I'm from UK, anyone from US willing to help me get it?



#11 Killbomb   Waiting for Darkness CAGiversary!   2634 Posts   Joined 6.4 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 01:24 PM

Hmm not sure about this one, I got buzzed a bunch of times by their rebate. Has anyone gotten an ME3 rebate yet? Apparently they still haven't received my paperwork...

 

I sent in the rebate form for Venetica but haven't received another email saying my rebate is being processed. Also, when I go to use the tracking number from the email, it says the promo number is not vaild. Got a feeling I won't be seeing that $10 and it's got me hesitant to go for this offer.


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#12 Drabelincoln   Town Drunk CAGiversary!   5552 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago   Has been playing Just Grandma and Me
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Posted 20 June 2013 - 01:32 PM


Hmm not sure about this one, I got buzzed a bunch of times by their rebate. Has anyone gotten an ME3 rebate yet? Apparently they still haven't received my paperwork...


I sent in the rebate form for Venetica but haven't received another email saying my rebate is being processed. Also, when I go to use the tracking number from the email, it says the promo number is not vaild. Got a feeling I won't be seeing that $10 and it's got me hesitant to go for this offer.

I got the email from mass effect 3 saying its being processed. Checked the rebate status and it says the same thing. I bit on this, we will see what happens.

#13 usagi   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1073 Posts   Joined 3.2 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 01:40 PM

I hope anyone who's having rebate issues made copies of all materials submitted to the rebate.  You can try calling rebate people at https://newegg.rebat...com/contact.php or calling Newegg directly about the issue.  In the past, I had rebates that didn't go through because of UPS labels stuck directly on the UPC and they just gave me a refund for the rebate amount.



#14 Fairy   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   171 Posts   Joined 2.1 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 01:45 PM

6. Not combinable with any other offer.

 

It seems you either get $5 off, or $15 rebate. Can't get both. Please let's know if you get the rebate in the end. thanks.

 

You have to use the code that the OP put in his post..... I just did the order and it is indeed 15 dollars at checkout with a 15 dollar mail in rebate visa card.

 

Thanks OP!



#15 sabanoo   I like pie. CAGiversary!   1873 Posts   Joined 7.4 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 01:59 PM

 

Hmm not sure about this one, I got buzzed a bunch of times by their rebate. Has anyone gotten an ME3 rebate yet? Apparently they still haven't received my paperwork...

 

I sent in the rebate form for Venetica but haven't received another email saying my rebate is being processed. Also, when I go to use the tracking number from the email, it says the promo number is not vaild. Got a feeling I won't be seeing that $10 and it's got me hesitant to go for this offer.

 

 

Exact same thing happened to me as well.  It's stopped me from trying any of their other free after rebate deals they've had lately.



#16 Drabelincoln   Town Drunk CAGiversary!   5552 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago   Has been playing Just Grandma and Me
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Posted 20 June 2013 - 02:16 PM


6. Not combinable with any other offer.

It seems you either get $5 off, or $15 rebate. Can't get both. Please let's know if you get the rebate in the end. thanks.


You have to use the code that the OP put in his post..... I just did the order and it is indeed 15 dollars at checkout with a 15 dollar mail in rebate visa card.

Thanks OP!


I called newegg and they told me it still qualifies with the coupon code. I had her notate my account with that info

#17 HisDivineOrder   Embrace the Dealness CAGiversary!   1009 Posts   Joined 5.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 02:22 PM

 

6. Not combinable with any other offer.

 

It seems you either get $5 off, or $15 rebate. Can't get both. Please let's know if you get the rebate in the end. thanks.

 

You have to use the code that the OP put in his post..... I just did the order and it is indeed 15 dollars at checkout with a 15 dollar mail in rebate visa card.

 

Thanks OP!

 

 

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I said I shouldn't have to pay MORE than the $1 I paid for Duke Nukem Forever (also crapware by Gearbox) and well, I guess I won't. ;)



#18 Drabelincoln   Town Drunk CAGiversary!   5552 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago   Has been playing Just Grandma and Me
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Posted 20 June 2013 - 02:25 PM

And it's official

#19 gilby   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   2802 Posts   Joined 2.7 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 02:30 PM


I sent in the rebate form for Venetica but haven't received another email saying my rebate is being processed. Also, when I go to use the tracking number from the email, it says the promo number is not vaild. Got a feeling I won't be seeing that $10 and it's got me hesitant to go for this offer.

 

You put your number in the wrong field.  After following that link from the email for checking status, you actually need to click the tab/link at the top of the page for "check rebate status."

 

Even if that seems to not work, it's Newegg and it's their own rebate.  If things get messed up, they'll take care of it.



#20 Killbomb   Waiting for Darkness CAGiversary!   2634 Posts   Joined 6.4 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 02:38 PM

 


I sent in the rebate form for Venetica but haven't received another email saying my rebate is being processed. Also, when I go to use the tracking number from the email, it says the promo number is not vaild. Got a feeling I won't be seeing that $10 and it's got me hesitant to go for this offer.

 

You put your number in the wrong field.  After following that link from the email for checking status, you actually need to click the tab/link at the top of the page for "check rebate status."

 

Even if that seems to not work, it's Newegg and it's their own rebate.  If things get messed up, they'll take care of it.

 

Thanks for the tip. Not sure how I missed the "Check Rebate Status" option before. I did put the promo number and not my tracking number into the "Enter Promo Number" field originally though. Turns out they did receive my rebate and it's being processed.


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#21 jimbofluffy  

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 03:23 PM

You should get a second e-mail that they received your paperwork about a month after you send it in.  It then might take another month before your get the rebate in your mailbox.  I have done 3 of these.  I have gotten one back, have one confirmed and still in processing, and one for RCT3 not confirmed which I got when ME3 was free but out of stock.  That last one seems to be running very slowly.  Over a month without confirmation, but that makes sense since they must have gotten flooded with rebates from ME3.


 


I sent in the rebate form for Venetica but haven't received another email saying my rebate is being processed. Also, when I go to use the tracking number from the email, it says the promo number is not vaild. Got a feeling I won't be seeing that $10 and it's got me hesitant to go for this offer.

 

You put your number in the wrong field.  After following that link from the email for checking status, you actually need to click the tab/link at the top of the page for "check rebate status."

 

Even if that seems to not work, it's Newegg and it's their own rebate.  If things get messed up, they'll take care of it.

 

 

Thanks.  Even RCT3 comes up as processing for me with that method.


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#22 Gedemer   Boss CAG CAGiversary!   3336 Posts   Joined 2.3 Years Ago   Has been playing Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2
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Posted 20 June 2013 - 03:39 PM

My Tera Online rebate still hasn't been received (but I mailed it last Friday)

Mass effect 3 was received and is processing...still. They are so slow

#23 Blade3D   Grandmaster Swag CAGiversary!   3258 Posts   Joined 5.3 Years Ago   Has been playing Tearaway
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Posted 20 June 2013 - 03:45 PM

Does this redeem on Steam?


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

Posted 20 June 2013 - 03:57 PM

Does this redeem on Steam?

Yes


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#25 Blaster man  

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 06:00 PM

Decided to give this a shot. It already shipped

#26 GogetaSS4   Super Saiyan 4 CAGiversary!   1378 Posts   Joined 6.8 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 06:12 PM

Thanks OP, Free Games are always nice.


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#27 Blade3D   Grandmaster Swag CAGiversary!   3258 Posts   Joined 5.3 Years Ago   Has been playing Tearaway
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Posted 20 June 2013 - 06:43 PM

 

Does this redeem on Steam?

Yes

 

Cool, I'll get it then...


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#28 Needles-Kane   White Hot CAGiversary!   1200 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago   Has been playing Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning
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Posted 20 June 2013 - 07:03 PM

Newegg's rebates take an extremely long time but I haven't missed one yet from their freebies.  I just got my first batch of rebates from March for the Brink, Mafia 2 etc rebates.


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#29 n64ra   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1573 Posts   Joined 7.7 Years Ago  

Posted 20 June 2013 - 07:04 PM

If I didn't have to loan Newegg my $15 for 6 - 8 weeks, this would be worth it.



#30 n8rockerasu   Shhh...I'm Invisible CAGiversary!   15181 Posts   Joined 8.6 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 07:53 PM

Meh...Newegg charges me tax. I think I would be upset with myself for paying $1.39 for this game...