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walmart: 3DS XL Legend of Zelda system $199.96 (price mistake?)


#1 DANIEL   DANNY FAKnTASTIC CAGiversary!   574 Posts   Joined 10.7 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 08:45 AM

walmart online add for 11/17 to 11/23 is showing the 3DS XL Legend of Zelda system for $199.96 only valid nov 22 & nov 23 

is this a price mistake?

 

 

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#2 StryderOmega  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 08:48 AM

$20 off? Not bad.


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#3 Hemi   One with the never-ending backlog. CAGiversary!   2944 Posts   Joined 2.5 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 08:49 AM

Doubtful that it is a mistake, most likely it is one of the early black friday-ish deals that they are doing.



#4 kickrockz713   Oh don't do it CAGiversary!   7177 Posts   Joined 2.9 Years Ago   Has been playing Food Network: Cook or Be Cooked
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Posted 17 November 2013 - 08:52 AM

Damn.. I would cancel my pre order but there is no trade credit at Walmart. :( it would have cost me $157 too.
$200-$10 gift card-$33 (sold TLOZ game) = $157...oh well
is nice deal though, since its basically a free game that comes with it now

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#5 RainFall   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   561 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 08:56 AM

Those will be sold out in all of 5 minutes



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Posted 17 November 2013 - 09:02 AM

Damn.. I would cancel my pre order but there is no trade credit at Walmart. :( it would have cost me $157 too.
$200-$10 gift card-$33 (sold TLOZ game) = $157...oh well
is nice deal though, since its basically a free game that comes with it now

bestbuy price match



#7 Prison Mike   Don't Drop The Soap CAGiversary!   1489 Posts   Joined 4.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 09:05 AM

Damn.. I would cancel my pre order but there is no trade credit at Walmart. :( it would have cost me $157 too.
$200-$10 gift card-$33 (sold TLOZ game) = $157...oh well
is nice deal though, since its basically a free game that comes with it now

 

I know you can make up that $20 lost with one flip :-P



#8 kickrockz713   Oh don't do it CAGiversary!   7177 Posts   Joined 2.9 Years Ago   Has been playing Food Network: Cook or Be Cooked
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Posted 17 November 2013 - 09:13 AM

bestbuy price match

I have it pre ordered at GS so I won't get charged tax. BB pm would make it $16.50 tax(8.25%) on $200. Even if I did that, I'm saving $3.50. Damn now that I think about it, Walmart is only good if I want to save $3.50. Screw that lol

I know you can make up that $20 lost with one flip :-P

I never come out of pocket for anything more than $20

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#9 ChunLiBarbie   Bloogablogglefliddlemliddle CAGiversary!   5539 Posts   Joined 4.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 09:19 AM

Whew, impulse almost had me wanting to cancel my BB order and get a VGC. Gonna PM this.


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#10 Mercenary09   robo CAGiversary!   252 Posts   Joined 5.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 11:01 AM

Well, seems like a great deal especially if people can just price match it elsewhere. Do most places match Black Friday deals? I checked at least TRU and they don't.



#11 ShockandAww   Truth is treason CAGiversary!   7201 Posts   Joined 5.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 11:24 AM

Nice $20 off then I wonder if we'll see some kind of $50 gift card deals or anything better on BF.



#12 LegacyGamer   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   78 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 11:42 AM

Any other places to get to save on tax? Newegg?

#13 lastdinosaur17   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   49 Posts   Joined 7.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 12:04 PM

Yeah, looks like a price error, back at $219.96.

 

 

http://www.walmart.c...-Black/30913800



#14 iGen   CAGiversary!   290 Posts   Joined 8.9 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 12:40 PM

What are the chances that Walmart honours this "price mistake?" Just about zero.



#15 sillymonkey321   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   283 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 12:47 PM

Yeah, looks like a price error, back at $219.96.

 

 

http://www.walmart.c...-Black/30913800

 

the price wouldn't be effective until 11/22 though, in the ad the sale lasts from 11/22-11/23.



#16 bang4dabuc   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   119 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 01:07 PM

Yeah, looks like a price error, back at $219.96.

 

 

http://www.walmart.c...-Black/30913800

 

That's the online price, but if you go into the weekly ad section, it still shows as 199.96.

 

Seems like a longshot though, since it comes out the same day as XB One. These will probably all be gone at the midnight launch.



#17 kme06d   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   744 Posts   Joined 5.8 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 01:07 PM

It's back at regular price. They advertise free shipping, but when you actually get through checkout it charges you $7.97 for it. Anyone else experience this?

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#18 airblade   MexiCAG CAGiversary!   648 Posts   Joined 2.1 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 01:13 PM

I'll have to find out if i can price match my pre order from target

#19 Sivarticus   Kentucky Fried Cheapass CAGiversary!   501 Posts   Joined 6.6 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 01:26 PM

My wife works at Walmart in customer service, and I already preordered one through them. Wondering if I can get the price adjusted since its cheaper now. I'm going to talk to her about it and find out.

Side note: If you preorder and decide to pay with PayPal like my dumb self did, they take the full amount right away. I was wondering why I was so low on money lol.

#20 abhinav   "Scooty Puff Jr. sucks!" CAGiversary!   3872 Posts   Joined 9.5 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 02:15 PM

Time to cancel my best buy preorder if this is real


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#21 Vinny   Bang, bang... pew... CAGiversary!   19753 Posts   Joined 10.7 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 02:29 PM

This is tempting but man, Target is gonna have the XL for $150. Can't justify $50 for this. 


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#22 Mr.collection   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   43 Posts   Joined 8.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 02:31 PM

Would GameStop price match? I just preordered mine last night cause it didn't look like any deals were gonna be on this bundle.

#23 alljoy214  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 02:31 PM

Time to cancel my best but preorder if this is real

 

You can just price match it when you pick it up.



#24 waituntilblackfriday  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 02:44 PM

Not sure why people think this is a price mistake.   Its a 2 day only event for $20 off and it is the Holiday shopping season.   I could see if it was listed at $99 how one would believe it is a price mistake, but c'mon man.



#25 YellowGameboyColor   CAGBooty CAGiversary!   1897 Posts   Joined 2.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 02:48 PM

Wow Walmart is on point this year.



#26 YellowGameboyColor   CAGBooty CAGiversary!   1897 Posts   Joined 2.3 Years Ago  

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 02:49 PM

This is tempting but man, Target is gonna have the XL for $150. Can't justify $50 for this. 

 

When you think about it, you're paying $50 for a cool design and the game.



#27 cubeenigma   Cheap Ass Chinese Gamer CAGiversary!   946 Posts   Joined 8.3 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 03:42 PM

Would GameStop price match? I just preordered mine last night cause it didn't look like any deals were gonna be on this bundle.

Gamestop has never/will never price match.




sorry

Also, time to call best buy support and try to price math this tomorrow. if not I'll just cancel my BB order... threaten to cancel!

#28 Vinny   Bang, bang... pew... CAGiversary!   19753 Posts   Joined 10.7 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 04:15 PM

When you think about it, you're paying $50 for a cool design and the game.

 

I actually think the 3DS's half color X & half color Y design is complete shit. I plan on a getting a case or skin regardless of what model I get. Plus, I hate digital releases of games. 

 

On the other hand, it could end up being pretty valuable down the line so... that would be a plus. Hm... decisions, decisions.:-k 


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#29 Masterkyo   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   9895 Posts   Joined 11.4 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 04:18 PM

Would GameStop price match? I just preordered mine last night cause it didn't look like any deals were gonna be on this bundle.

 

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#30 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   24406 Posts   Joined 9.7 Years Ago  

Posted 17 November 2013 - 04:32 PM

Gamestop has never/will never price match.




sorry

Also, time to call best buy support and try to price math this tomorrow. if not I'll just cancel my BB order... threaten to cancel!

How can you PM this tomorrow when the price isn't active until the 22nd? :???:


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