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intelligentidiot

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#14312019 The Gamestop Thread

Posted by intelligentidiot on 05 August 2020 - 10:53 PM

If the bumped value is still on our app, will we be able to get it at the store? Does it depend on the manager?


Very YMMV. More often than not, what shows in the POS is what you will get. Doesn't really matter what shows in the app or if it's saved. You could get lucky though.


#14311900 The Gamestop Thread

Posted by intelligentidiot on 05 August 2020 - 04:17 PM

The bump is dead. Long live the bump.

 

All bumped values appear to have just dropped this morning.




#14309704 Target Clearance Thread XXIV

Posted by intelligentidiot on 28 July 2020 - 11:58 PM

My Target store stopped accepting returns in March. The one upside to this, is that when I tried to return something online. Not only did they let me keep the product that I was trying to return, but they also gave me all of my money back.


I had similar experience, but was doing a price adjustment back in June. Matching price with Amazon and they said they would give the partial refund, but then said they would give a full refund. Very bizarre, but no complaints here.


#14297254 Walmart YMMV In Store Clearance Thread I (READ THE FAQs)

Posted by intelligentidiot on 12 June 2020 - 06:57 PM

Oh interesting. I thought all stores sold them.

I've always been shot down when asking about display models. Found a store once that had 4 gaming laptops on clearance, all with only display model available. Manager said not for sale. May have been at one point or may just depend on manager of dept. or store.




#14288347 Ebay.com Sony PS4 DualShock 4 PS4 $22.88

Posted by intelligentidiot on 12 May 2020 - 07:49 PM

compromised account likely, I would not recommend buying




#14278347 The Gamestop Thread

Posted by intelligentidiot on 05 April 2020 - 01:10 AM

Thanks, I forgot that the B2G2 was still going on. I see that it also continues into next week's ad.


B2g2 goes through 4/19, so it might come back after.


#14275762 The Gamestop Thread

Posted by intelligentidiot on 26 March 2020 - 10:54 PM

Q4 earnings call just happened, GameStop posted a profit of $21 million compared to a loss of $187 million in Q4 of last year. George Sherman noted an increase in demand due to COVID-19.

No mention of closing 2,000 stores or shutting down completely because of the outbreak. I guess you guys know something he doesn't?


Not 2,000 stores, but they are continuing to close stores in 2020 to "de-densify", but that's old news that has been known.


#14268308 Amazon Trade-In FAQ 6.0

Posted by intelligentidiot on 02 March 2020 - 12:34 PM

Is the Wii u white 8gb console renewed listing easy to get processed? It's $100 on GameStop, and trades in for $133.xx at the moment. I noticed someone a few weeks ago had it canceled for no charging cradle, which worries me. Don't wish to be stuck with a second Wii u.


I sent one in with original box a few months back and it was accepted. The box outlined what should be included, so that probably helped since I did not include the charging cradle since it was not originally included. YMMV


#14229699 The Gamestop Thread

Posted by intelligentidiot on 15 November 2019 - 08:46 AM

So is that $20 plus $5 bonus if you have it for the Switch?


Correct, plus any bonus for having pro or elite, could be as much as $29.


#14228638 The Gamestop Thread

Posted by intelligentidiot on 13 November 2019 - 04:51 PM

Ace Combat 7 was $9.99 as well, but now $29.99. Missed that one.




#14211373 Sega genesis mini preorders are live

Posted by intelligentidiot on 20 September 2019 - 03:21 AM

For anyone on T-Mobile and saved the Groupon deal from T-Mobile Tuesdays, you can get the Sega Genesis Mini for about $53 depending on tax after using $20 Groupon Bucks and 15% off with Groupon Select:

 

https://www.groupon....ga-genesis-mini




#14210723 Official Collector's Edition Compilation X - 2019

Posted by intelligentidiot on 18 September 2019 - 01:00 PM

Weird, my Link's Awakening CE from Amazon.it says it will arrive ... Jan 15, 2020 - Jan 20, 2020...

I got an update on my order this morning:

 

"New delivery date expected: 04 October 2019 - 09 October 2019"




#14210029 Official Family Video Used Game Sales! 2.0

Posted by intelligentidiot on 16 September 2019 - 03:05 AM

I don't think the store is closing, but particular location seems to want to clear out the Xbox 360 section with almost every title priced at 2/$3. I cleared out a lot of the titles at the store. Worth checking out your local store to see what deals may be had. They also had a number of first part 3ds, wii, and wii u games for $5 or $10.




#14207763 The Home Arcade Tremendous Deals and Discussion Thread. Renamed by a beautifu...

Posted by intelligentidiot on 09 September 2019 - 11:41 AM

Street fighter deal of the day, $187.50: https://www.amazon.c...1/dp/B07Q47PJTF


#14207645 The Gamestop Thread

Posted by intelligentidiot on 08 September 2019 - 09:18 PM

"Save $20 on pre-owned Playstation 3 & Xbox 360 systems"

 

Of course this happens exactly one day after I ordered my PS3 on gamestop.com.

This worked out great for me, found a 20GB backward compatible PS3 at local store. Note that the POS did not take $20 off, needed an override for that. Firmware on the system is 2.42, crazy. Used a bunch of reward certs, so only ended up paying about $10.