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Select games $15.99 - $23.99 w/ Pre-Order @ Best Buy for GCU Members


#1 RedFoxCommando   I Am Spartacus! CAGiversary!   758 Posts   Joined 4.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:22 PM

Pre-Order any game and get the following games discounted:

 

Call of Duty: Ghosts - ( :xb1: / :ps4: ) $23.99 / ( :360: / :ps3: ) $15.99

Thief - ( :xb1: / :ps4: ) $23.99 / ( :360: / :ps3: ) $15.99

Son of Rome - :xb1: $23.99

Dead Rising 3 - :xb1: $23.99

 

Deal works online but not sure if it works in store.  Appears to be for GCU only.

 

LINK (if link doesn't work try reloading, I had trouble with the link on Best Buy's website as well)

 

If it works in store with a $5 deposit, the 50% trade up plus GCU you could presumably boomerang certain games back for a slight profit which would basically pay for your pre-order then use the gift card to pay for the game when it comes out.

 

A few options for those interested in the deal.

 

Not the best selection but decent prices for those planning on pre-ordering games and interested in getting any of the games listed.



#2 jazzman   Carpe diem CAGiversary!   1216 Posts   Joined 11.2 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:27 PM

Tempted to get Ryse and is Thief any good

#3 Worseley   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   431 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:27 PM

Thief is the only one that I see that would net a profit, trading in @ $28.80 with GCU.    The rest are $22.40 or less.

 

Good deal though, especially if GCU stacks on the $24


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#4 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   25868 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:29 PM

Thief is the only one that I see that would net a profit, trading in @ $28.80 with GCU. The rest are $22.40 or less.

Good deal though, especially if GCU stacks on the $24

The $24 is after GCU.

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#5 Worseley   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   431 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:31 PM

It's any preorder btw, I added the Walking Dead GOTY version on XB1 ($30 norm, $24 after GCU) and it worked to get Thief for $24


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#6 arsenalcrazy8   As Cheap As Wenger. CAGiversary!   1286 Posts   Joined 5.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:33 PM

was gonna peorder mario kart tonight last minute so might be tempted to grab thief on ps4 while im at it


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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:37 PM

was gonna peorder mario kart tonight last minute so might be tempted to grab thief on ps4 while im at it

might want to note also that the $10 Gas Promo for Mario Kart 8 is also no longer adding to orders if you were hoping for that $10 Gas Card Bonus. the $10 Promo Deal is dead for that Game.



#8 chnandler_bong   There are...no strings on me CAGiversary!   1779 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago   Has been playing Destiny
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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:37 PM

OP can you add to the title that this requires GCU?  Fine print:
 

My Best Buy™ Gamers Club Unlocked members: Pre-order any game, and save on a select previously released title, including Call of Duty: Ghosts, Dead Rising 3, Ryse: Son of Rome and Thief. Plus free shipping.




Offer valid for My Best Buy™ Gamers Club Unlocked members only. May not be valid in combination with other offers.

Savings will be reflected in your cart when all offer requirements are met. If you remove any of the qualifying items from your cart or cancel all or part of your order, you will not receive the promotional savings. Valid on in-stock items only. Items may ship separately. Offer subject to change.


#9 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   25868 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:39 PM

It's any preorder btw, I added the Walking Dead GOTY version on XB1 ($30 norm, $24 after GCU) and it worked to get Thief for $24

Interesting...very interesting... :-k

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#10 Groo The Wanderer  

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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:40 PM

The link ain't working for me

#11 plus1zero   Why did the chicken cross the road? To join the ACC. CAGiversary!   4268 Posts   Joined 3.5 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:40 PM

Fwiw Ghosts will be 12.99 on GF in about 20 mins on ps3 and 360

#12 Worseley   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   431 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:40 PM

Interesting...very interesting... :-k

I'm looking for something that I'd actually WANT, If it included Season 2 I'd jump on it but I'm not buying Season 1 for the 6th time just bc it's on XB1 this time.


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#13 plus1zero   Why did the chicken cross the road? To join the ACC. CAGiversary!   4268 Posts   Joined 3.5 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:42 PM

What would happen if you preordered, did an in store pickup, then canceled the preorder?

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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:43 PM

Well, the cheapest preorder is a skylander figure for $8.   http://www.bestbuy.c...d=1219225528198

 

It works to get the discounted game.


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#15 chnandler_bong   There are...no strings on me CAGiversary!   1779 Posts   Joined 4.7 Years Ago   Has been playing Destiny
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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:43 PM

I'm looking for something that I'd actually WANT, If it included Season 2 I'd jump on it but I'm not buying Season 1 for the 6th time just bc it's on XB1 this time.

But but but, do you HAVE it on :xb1: yet???



#16 CaseX   CAG addict CAGiversary!   1870 Posts   Joined 4.9 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:44 PM

Fwiw Ghosts will be 12.99 on GF in about 20 mins on ps3 and 360

That's still $20 too much.

 

Thanks OP.  I was planning on making some preorders anyways.  Let's see what I can do with this....



#17 Bobby's Universe   All I Do is Win!!! CAGiversary!   2034 Posts   Joined 1.9 Years Ago  

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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:44 PM

might want to note also that the $10 Gas Promo for Mario Kart 8 is also no longer adding to orders if you were hoping for that $10 Gas Card Bonus. the $10 Promo Deal is dead for that Game.


If that's the case, then I'm no longer pre-ordering it. So the gas card would get added to your cart before? I have it my cart but all I get is the GCU discount
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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:44 PM

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#19 ghost1914  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:47 PM

Wow great deal. Going to pre order Mario kart and buy Ryse since ill play it beat it trade it in and not an exclusive I want digital

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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:48 PM

If that's the case, then I'm no longer pre-ordering it. So the gas card would get added to your cart before? I have it my cart but all I get is the GCU discount

yea it would and also it used to be on the preorder page here http://www.bestbuy.c...o-kart-8-121399 and also it used to be listed under the special offers in the product description and it been removed from all those places. When it was first put up it was listed as While Supplies Last for the Promo.

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#21 eugaet   1d20 to save vs CAG CAGiversary!   3515 Posts   Joined 9.7 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:53 PM

Too bad I can't add that to my currently existing MK8 preorder.


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#22 Enuf   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   8188 Posts   Joined 5.1 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:53 PM

Bout damn time they started some GCU exclusive pre-order stuff

#23 lilbuddy  

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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:53 PM

Only get a discount on 1 game on this promo.

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Posted 29 May 2014 - 06:56 PM

What would happen if you preordered, did an in store pickup, then canceled the preorder?

The morality police would burn you at the stake.



#25 dominator   Boss CAGiversary!   1509 Posts   Joined 10.1 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 07:04 PM

Tempting, but I'm not so sure I'd pick up Ryse or DR3 for that price just to finish up the DLC.


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Posted 29 May 2014 - 07:07 PM

Well, the cheapest preorder is a skylander figure for $8.   http://www.bestbuy.c...d=1219225528198

 

It works to get the discounted game.

Well that's pretty brilliant... Good option if nothing else. Kind of debating if I want to grab Thief with another pre-order though... 


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Posted 29 May 2014 - 07:09 PM

Are these the only 4 games to choose from? I own 3 out of the 4. Thief being the only one I don't have but with the reviews and my backlog I can wait for sub $20 by itself for it

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Posted 29 May 2014 - 07:20 PM

Wish Thief was $15.99 for the PS4 copy. I played a little bit of it, and I wouldn't mind finishing it. I'll wait for a lower price.

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#29 Vigilante   Kept You Waiting, Huh? CAGiversary!   25868 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 07:21 PM

I was planning on preordering Theatrhythm FF: Curtain Call anyway, so maybe I'll pick up Thief (:ps4:) while I'm at it, but...I dunno. :???:

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

 


#30 ghost1914  

Posted 29 May 2014 - 07:33 PM

So has anyone tried this in store? Was going to trade in watch dogs that I got from target for the Xbox live deal and not really urged to play it right now so will rebuy at a sub $30 price. But don't want to have to go to the store then home then back.