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Gamecube, Metroid Prime and Wavebird Wireless Controller for $82...YMMV of course!!!


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#1 of 8 OFFLINE   Alex_Santos

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Posted December 09 2002 - 02:45 AM

Here is the best deal going on the Gamecube. Credit for this goes to the good people at Fat Wallet. Goes something like this. Purchase the cube, game, and wavebird online at circuit city using your msn wallet. Prices are as follows using Metroid Prime in this example: Cube - 150 Game - 50 Wavebird - 35 Total - 235 After purchase call customer service and have them make the following price matches. YMMV of course!!! Cube - Match to FAO Schwartz at 120 Metroid Prime - Match to Comp USA at 40 Wavebird - Match to KB Toys at 30 Total Savings - 30 + 10 + 5 = 45 New Total 235 - 45 = 190 Next you would get your 20% back from MSN in February which would = 38 So 190 - 38 = 152 On top of this you can qualify for the Nintendo rebates of 25 for the Cube and 10 for the wavebird and game. Also, Circuit city has a 35 dollar rebate for the wavebird when purchased with a game and system. So you essentially get it for free. Total rebates = 70 Final Total = 152 - 70 = 82 Or 120 with 38 free in February. This of course does not include any applicable taxes or postage or shipping. Sorry for the length but I wanted to explain it in as much detail as possible to avoid any needless questions. Hope you all enjoy. I also posted this in the video game roundup incase anyone missed it.

#2 of 8 OFFLINE   Lawrence Stowbunenko

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Posted December 09 2002 - 09:08 AM

Where did you see the GC at FAO for only $120? It's listing it at $160.

#3 of 8 OFFLINE   Masood Ali

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Posted December 09 2002 - 10:24 AM

Right here.

#4 of 8 OFFLINE   Peter Kim

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Posted December 09 2002 - 09:57 PM

[quote] Next you would get your 20% back from MSN in February which would = 38 [quote]
What is MSN?
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#5 of 8 OFFLINE   John M Miller

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Posted December 10 2002 - 05:45 AM

Hot damn that's a great deal!!! Anybody tried it yet? I'd love to hear if it worked before I did it myself.

#6 of 8 OFFLINE   Alex_Santos

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Posted December 10 2002 - 05:47 PM

I got it to work yesterday. After you get your online confirmation, call customer service and have them make the price matches. The only problem is if there isnt an FAO Schwartz in your area, then they wont do the pricematch. Give it a try, you can always return it later. Take advantage of the free shipping.

#7 of 8 OFFLINE   Joey_R

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Posted December 11 2002 - 08:01 AM

MSN is Big Brother

#8 of 8 OFFLINE   Alex_Santos

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Posted December 11 2002 - 05:39 PM

Im an only child




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