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thehoweller

Member Since 17 Nov 2008
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#14179087 The Gamestop Thread

Posted by thehoweller on 17 June 2019 - 06:24 AM

I know for a fact that in the past their system has automatically generated reward certificates on a timed basis - effectively wasting 25Kish points I had stored.  I complained in passing to a nearby store manager about it and was just told that I'd have to keep up on it, as their system is continually updating (getting worse, he should have said).

I'm almost certain that I looked through my past emails and was given no notice that the above had happened, also.  I believe it was just done internally on their website, and no notifications were given solely to blow through the points of cheap-asses like myself.




#14179032 (YMMV) [eBay] $3 off $3.01 PROMO3

Posted by thehoweller on 17 June 2019 - 01:58 AM

I tried Offering him down twice.  Straight refused both times.  He drives a HARD ILLEGAL bargain.  I like him...so I only paid 37 for Judgment too.  XD




#14175089 Xbox Game Pass Ultimate $1 only !

Posted by thehoweller on 10 June 2019 - 03:52 AM

What's the conversion rate after you upgrade? I heard 3 to 2, but is that just for Game Pass or Gold as well?

The conversion rate is 3 months of Gold to 1 month of Ultimate.  Maybe Game Pass will trade for less or more...but I wouldn't suggest trying to add to your subscription post-conversion   XD




#13800278 Official Collector's Edition Compilation VIII - 2017 & 2018

Posted by thehoweller on 08 August 2017 - 02:39 PM

So if we manage to buy the EU version, we can't play the game on a US PS4 under a US PSN account?


I think I'll just resell the game and season pass, then rebuy the game through BBY at a sale price.

F€£& the season pass.


#13088246 Meijer Double Trade in Value Video Games 12/06-12/12

Posted by thehoweller on 08 December 2015 - 03:40 PM

So we're both titles entered with no artwork and the double was not applied


#12591276 1 Year PS+ Card $39.99 on eBay (via Buy)

Posted by thehoweller on 25 March 2015 - 12:27 AM

Playstation Plus (PS+) 12 Month Subscription - $39.99 @ EBay

 

http://www.ebay.com/...=item4636ecad05




#12580040 $175 credit toward the purchase of a new PS4 System when you sell GameSt...

Posted by thehoweller on 20 March 2015 - 06:53 AM

Which ps4 comes with the $10 credit?


I received a $10 PSN credit and $5 in Sony Reward points with the TLoU bundle.


#12574973 $175 credit toward the purchase of a new PS4 System when you sell GameSt...

Posted by thehoweller on 18 March 2015 - 12:13 PM

so did the return work?


I didn't need to go through the hassle. The PS+ and credit both stacked in one transaction, that night.


#12562701 Amazon Warehouse Deals Thread XIV

Posted by thehoweller on 12 March 2015 - 01:38 AM

Sometimes the disc drive won't open when it's vertical and you need a paper clip to pull it out.

Awesome benefit.




#12555409 50% extra store credit on system trades at GS 3-6 to 3-15

Posted by thehoweller on 08 March 2015 - 09:56 PM

Traded in my Xbox One, PS4, 500GB PS3, 32GB WiiU and 15ish games, and my DS Lite.  Came out with nearly 1.6K in Gamestop credit.  10% coupon didn't work on the games either.




#12447798 dying light ps4 season pass is the actual game

Posted by thehoweller on 27 January 2015 - 04:20 PM

Any GCU members feeling buyers remorse at all?


$48+10GC (roughly $38)

$38 vs $22~

$16 to not worry about your GameStop account being blacklisted...not too bad.

I wouldn't have taken advantage of this had it been any other company than Gamestop, the thought of screwing them out of $39 really made my day.


#12169322 Buy Destiny (xbox 360/Ps3) & Get Call of Duty Ghosts xbox 360/ps3 (Onslau...

Posted by thehoweller on 18 October 2014 - 08:47 PM

Two disappointments for the price of one!




#12164150 Destiny $49.99 Multi-Platform (PS4 $50.48) Amazon

Posted by thehoweller on 16 October 2014 - 11:35 AM

95% of owners wish they would have waited to buy this at Gamestop for $12.

Proven fact.

Nice find...but there have got to be much cheaper options on Ebay.


#12126269 Buy Two Pre-Owned Games, Get a Third Free 9/28-10/4 @Best Buy

Posted by thehoweller on 29 September 2014 - 03:26 PM

Walked in to check their used selection at my local BB...walked out with a 70" Vizio LED for $1050.

thanks timecop

...is that the one with Le Damme?


#12067283 $229 XBOX ONE with Kinect-----Cowboom

Posted by thehoweller on 05 September 2014 - 01:10 PM

Slickdeals is a pain in the ass for gamers...