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Best Buy Gamers Club Unlocked 2 years $60 (50% discount)


#1 Trustn01   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   4 Posts   Joined 2.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 May 2014 - 01:30 PM

I've been waiting for this deal to come back around.  Best Buy will be running a half-off their Gamers Club Unlocked membership from 5/25 - 5/31.  It's normally $119.99 and will be on sale for $60.  They run this promo every once in a while and it makes the membership worthwhile.

 

Assuming Best Buy is still around for 2 years, here's what you'll get:

 

Gamers Club Unlocked Benefits:
Get 20% off new video games for 2 full years
Get 2x base points on new video game software, digital content, and game accessories
Get 2 points for every dollar when you trade-in games
Get points on gaming consoles
Redeem Reward Certificates on nearly everything at Best Buy
10% bonus trade-in credit on your video game software trade-ins
10% off pre-owned games
Buy two, get the third free on pre-owned games via special welcome coupon
Save 50% on a new strategy guide via special welcome coupon
 
I'm still not sure what's going on with their magazine but I assume if it's still being posted digitally, it would probably be included also.


#2 kme06d   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   689 Posts   Joined 5.7 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 01:33 PM

Thanks op. How do you sign up? Do you have to go in-store?

#3 litepink   Target! CAGiversary!   987 Posts   Joined 3.1 Years Ago   Has been playing Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker
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Posted 20 May 2014 - 01:38 PM

The magazine is not included. The last digital issue was already released and the the new GCU never included @gamer. Only people with the old sub got the mag up until the last month in May here.

#4 TheCochese   I make things out of wood CAGiversary!   12453 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 01:42 PM

Five console games pays this off...hmm....



#5 Trustn01   CAG in Training CAGiversary!   4 Posts   Joined 2.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 May 2014 - 01:52 PM

Sorry, yes, you do need to buy this one in-store.  That's why I couldn't take advantage last time they ran the promo.



#6 Dante84   Osmanny CAGiversary!   720 Posts   Joined 1.8 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 01:53 PM

Definitely worth it, jumped on this the last time around and I've been laughing at everyone that buys at MSRP reserve at my store (GS.)

On top of the fact that there's always bonuses, such as the pendant for eso, or the $10 gift certificates for pre-ordering + reward points. It pays itself off quick..
These were made by me:  :xb1:  :ps4:   :vita:
Thank you CheapyD for implementing them.

#7 Ribbercage   Game On!! CAGiversary!   578 Posts   Joined 9.3 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 01:53 PM

I'm all over this, thanks very much!!!!!



#8 gatordeve86   CAG Master CAGiversary!   787 Posts   Joined 2.6 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 01:54 PM

Well worth it don't listen to it the idiots that will be in here soon bashing it..
I bought it the last time it was on sale and I've already saved over what I paid and if you count the glitch a couple weeks ago I've over doubled what I paid not even three months in

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#9 TheCochese   I make things out of wood CAGiversary!   12453 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 01:55 PM

Oh wait, so if I sign up Sunday that means I should get an additional $12 off of MK8. There's one down already. I'm in.



#10 Gaming_Geek  

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Posted 20 May 2014 - 02:28 PM

Where do you go/who do you talk to in order to sign up in the store?


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#11 Dante84   Osmanny CAGiversary!   720 Posts   Joined 1.8 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 02:32 PM

To sign up, when I did it at least, just ask one of the people at the registers. They keep the cards under the register.
These were made by me:  :xb1:  :ps4:   :vita:
Thank you CheapyD for implementing them.

#12 CaseX   CAG addict CAGiversary!   1843 Posts   Joined 4.6 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 02:39 PM

This deal is so good, OP had to post two threads for it!  ;)



#13 Gaming_Geek  

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Posted 20 May 2014 - 02:47 PM

@Dante84 Thanks. I'll def have to try that next week. :D/


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#14 sherlock2g   TURN UP! CAGiversary!   878 Posts   Joined 3.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 May 2014 - 02:55 PM

This is a great deal. I'd renewed in February and got it for $30. I say grab this deal while you can. You can't beat 20% off on NEW games, especially when a game is already on sale. 


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#15 mrclutch   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1969 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 02:55 PM

I believe  this mornings events prove the value of GCU.  Even without the Gamer Coupons best game money I've ever spent.

 Well beside  buying Mass Effect.   O:)



#16 chnandler_bong   There are...no strings on me CAGiversary!   1460 Posts   Joined 4.5 Years Ago   Has been playing Destiny
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Posted 20 May 2014 - 05:05 PM

Get points on gaming consoles

What exactly does this mean?

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#17 Shaniqwa   BANNED CAGiversary!   2128 Posts   Joined 2.3 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 05:34 PM

Can you pay for it with gift cards?

#18 mrclutch   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1969 Posts   Joined 3.7 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 05:39 PM

Yes sir.

#19 Jthm27   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   35 Posts   Joined 5.9 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 05:45 PM

I'm thinking of sharing GCU with a friend(registered on my account), would he need me to go with him everytime he wants to get something?



#20 dongsweep   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   10 Posts   Joined 3.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 May 2014 - 05:48 PM

Can I price match a game from Amazon and then use the 20% off discount after the match? Or is that 20% off pretty limiting?

 

Example, I saw Bravely Default at BB for 40 but on Amazon it was 34, could I have them match that to 34 from showing them my phone and then ask them to apply a 20% discount due to the unlocked thing? 



#21 CaseX   CAG addict CAGiversary!   1843 Posts   Joined 4.6 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 05:50 PM

I'm thinking of sharing GCU with a friend(registered on my account), would he need me to go with him everytime he wants to get something?

Nope.  He just needs to give them the phone number on the account when he buys a game.

 

 

Can I price match a game from Amazon and then use the 20% off discount after the match? Or is that 20% off pretty limiting?

 

Example, I saw Bravely Default at BB for 40 but on Amazon it was 34, could I have them match that to 34 from showing them my phone and then ask them to apply a 20% discount due to the unlocked thing? 

 

Their terms of service state that price matching and the 20% discount cannot be combined.  You get one or the other.



#22 dongsweep   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   10 Posts   Joined 3.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 May 2014 - 06:16 PM

Thanks, one more question, if I buy a game today and then get the Gamers Club on Sunday - could I retroactively use the 20% off?



#23 chnandler_bong   There are...no strings on me CAGiversary!   1460 Posts   Joined 4.5 Years Ago   Has been playing Destiny
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Posted 20 May 2014 - 07:09 PM

Thanks, one more question, if I buy a game today and then get the Gamers Club on Sunday - could I retroactively use the 20% off?

Via a return/rebuy or a CS rep who knows how to give you the credit without a return/rebuy, shouldn't be a problem either way.

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#24 Skizel21  

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Posted 20 May 2014 - 07:27 PM

If you buy with a year left on your current unlocked subscription, will it just tack on 2 more years at the end?

#25 SgtWiggles   Artist formally known as dgwillia CAGiversary!   8136 Posts   Joined 5.9 Years Ago  

Posted 20 May 2014 - 07:28 PM

Welp Im in this time, so many good GCU only deals lately
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#26 LegendaryEnigma   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   148 Posts   Joined 4.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 May 2014 - 07:30 PM

Do you get the discount on collectors edition because that's what I really want

#27 burnalivetolive  

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Posted 20 May 2014 - 07:31 PM

Do you get the discount on collectors edition because that's what I really want


Yes

#28 TheNamekianClown   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   50 Posts   Joined 5.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 20 May 2014 - 07:31 PM

Would have loved this a year or 2 ago, but my store has shrunk the game section (and all media for that matter) so much it just wouldn't be worth it.



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Posted 20 May 2014 - 07:37 PM

If you buy with a year left on your current unlocked subscription, will it just tack on 2 more years at the end?

yes

#30 chnandler_bong   There are...no strings on me CAGiversary!   1460 Posts   Joined 4.5 Years Ago   Has been playing Destiny
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Posted 20 May 2014 - 07:38 PM

 

Do you get the discount on collectors edition because that's what I really want

Yes

 

To be clear, the 20% off is valid for any new (read: unopened and not used or pre-owned) game. This includes any special editions of a game that are released.


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