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Best Buy Holiday Kickoff Event 10/24/2013 *Elite Plus members only*


#1 htz  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 04:47 PM

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#2 Kazeno Katana   Has been playing Heroes of the Storm
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Posted 18 October 2013 - 04:49 PM

These events are never good so I'll go in with low expectations.



#3 MildObstruction   the artist formerly known as pete not pete CAGiversary!   10845 Posts   Joined 9.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 October 2013 - 04:53 PM

will this thread be chock full of salt from the reward zone silver bar moving? stay tuned to find out!

and yes, these are almost always disappointing.

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#4 cubeenigma   Cheap Ass Chinese Gamer CAGiversary!   949 Posts   Joined 8.4 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 05:03 PM

WHAT IF it's Black Friday deals but a month early ;D

One can dream. But yeah I'm pretty sure it'll be deals like 2x points and junk

#5 FlyingMonkey9   Genetically Modified CAG CAGiversary!   2922 Posts   Joined 7.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 October 2013 - 05:07 PM

Just got the leak-

The Last Guardian on sale for 39.99

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Posted 18 October 2013 - 05:12 PM

I think I'm elite plus...I don't remember.


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#7 EldritchOnRye  

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Posted 18 October 2013 - 05:12 PM

Just got the leak-

The Last Guardian on sale for 39.99

 

You forgot the free Zumba that's included with it.


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#8 TPerryoo7   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1497 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 05:14 PM

Awesome, hopefully my elite plus status will be of use finally...
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#9 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   24835 Posts   Joined 9.7 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 05:24 PM

I think I'm elite plus...I don't remember.

Easily checked at my.bestbuy.com.

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#10 Waggles   What the funk n waggle are you talkin' bout? CAGiversary!   2871 Posts   Joined 6.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Dragon Age: Inquisition
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Posted 18 October 2013 - 05:27 PM

There may be something good. Best buy sales are the only ones with potential surprises, not like amazon where everything is $7 off msrp.

#11 tylerh1701   Old Starsky & Hutches CAGiversary!   22873 Posts   Joined 3.8 Years Ago   Has been playing Banjo-Kazooie
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Posted 18 October 2013 - 05:27 PM

Easily checked at my.bestbuy.com.

 

Yeah I found it right after I posted.  I am Elite Plus.  Thanks.


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#12 mpaullin   Sure plays a mediocre pinball CAGiversary!   3309 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 05:55 PM

Very intrigued by this even though it will likely be crap. I wonder when we will find out what is actually on sale..


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#13 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   24835 Posts   Joined 9.7 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 06:01 PM

Just got the leak-

The Last Guardian on sale for 39.99

Careful--the lurker who posted this at SD took you seriously and included your "leak" in the OP. :rofl:

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

 


#14 jatink129   Mister Aladdin, sir What will your pleasure be? CAGiversary!   372 Posts   Joined 2.1 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 06:04 PM

Careful--the lurker who posted this at SD took you seriously and included your "leak" in the OP. :rofl:

 

LMAO. 

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#15 miyamotorola  

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Posted 18 October 2013 - 06:06 PM

I feel so naughty when these sales happen.

#16 David Hibiki   Well then... CAGiversary!   9261 Posts   Joined 12.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 October 2013 - 06:14 PM

3500? That's almost triple my yearly budget, excluding consoles. Ouch.


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#17 Explicit   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   1111 Posts   Joined 3.5 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 06:14 PM

Just got the leak-

The Last Guardian on sale for 39.99


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#18 Dranakin   Member Since Oct 2003 CAGiversary!   2195 Posts   Joined 11.6 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 06:19 PM

I got grandfathered in to this tier from a Silver membership, so maybe BB will get more of my money this year.



#19 slidecage   Nothing to say CAGiversary!   27059 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 07:35 PM

do we get to go inside early if    we  take a  Leak on best buy  building   :)


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#20 jayntampa   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   371 Posts   Joined 7.1 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 October 2013 - 07:40 PM

The single best aspect of their Elite or Silver or whatever status they call it is getting early online access to their Black Friday deals. I mean, it inevitably crushes their web site, but I've gotten awesome deals without ever having to go to the store.

#21 Waggles   What the funk n waggle are you talkin' bout? CAGiversary!   2871 Posts   Joined 6.2 Years Ago   Has been playing Dragon Age: Inquisition
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Posted 18 October 2013 - 07:49 PM

The single best aspect of their Elite or Silver or whatever status they call it is getting early online access to their Black Friday deals. I mean, it inevitably crushes their web site, but I've gotten awesome deals without ever having to go to the store.

Yes, this, and the occasional expedited shipping for $5 games. So you will use the service 2-3 times tops in a given year, generally. 



#22 nixmahn   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2616 Posts   Joined 5.6 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 07:51 PM

The single best aspect of their Elite or Silver or whatever status they call it is getting early online access to their Black Friday deals. I mean, it inevitably crushes their web site, but I've gotten awesome deals without ever having to go to the store.

Early online BF access, does that included the surprise "real" mystery door busters?

 

I remember reading something abouth them not including and those are only instore.



#23 Konfusion   Bleeding Purple and Black CAGiversary!   1549 Posts   Joined 4.0 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 08:23 PM

I'm ready to be disappointed. Probably just double/triple points on everything and "special offers" on things I am not looking to purchase.


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#24 Lordd_G   90's Gamer 4 Life! CAGiversary!   321 Posts   Joined 6.0 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 09:23 PM

Best Buy's still around???  Hmph... hadn't noticed....


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#25 QSilverTwo   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   385 Posts   Joined 8.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 18 October 2013 - 09:24 PM

With sooo many people sharing their elite plus benefits this year (here and on SD) the competition is gonna be ridiculou!.  Good luck getting in on any of the super good deals and expect their servers to crash for sure.



#26 mitemouse   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   609 Posts   Joined 6.0 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 09:37 PM

With sooo many people sharing their elite plus benefits this year (here and on SD) the competition is gonna be ridiculou!.  Good luck getting in on any of the super good deals and expect their servers to crash for sure.

 

leechers :twisted:  were only given Elite Status, not Elite Plus.. : )



#27 @FIF   Salty Dog CAGiversary!   1838 Posts   Joined 3.2 Years Ago  

Posted 18 October 2013 - 09:44 PM

With sooo many people sharing their elite plus benefits this year (here and on SD) the competition is gonna be ridiculou!. Good luck getting in on any of the super good deals and expect their servers to crash for sure.


Everything they've said so far suggests that Elite Plus will get even earlier access than mine run Elite, so the gifted status shouldn't make much difference. They do crash every year during the early access period. I hope they've got some cloud scaling this year.

#28 ohboy10451   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3812 Posts   Joined 8.1 Years Ago  

Posted 19 October 2013 - 04:03 PM

I'm elite plus and have yet to be notified about the deals

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#29 cancerman1120   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8126 Posts   Joined 5.3 Years Ago   Has been playing Dying Light
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Posted 19 October 2013 - 05:05 PM

I'm elite plus and have yet to be notified about the deals

 

It comes by carrier pigeon. Mine arrive about an 3 hours ago...tasted great.


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#30 Shaniqwa   BANNED CAGiversary!   2128 Posts   Joined 2.5 Years Ago  

Posted 21 October 2013 - 01:17 AM

Careful--the lurker who posted this at SD took you seriously and included your "leak" in the OP. :rofl:


Why do cag members pretend to be above SD and then constantly prove that they visit that site as well?