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Submitted by Valay 841d ago | news

Nintendo Deluxe Digital Promotion has launched

Wii U Deluxe owners can now receive $5 credits to be used on the 3DS/Wii U eShops based on previous purchases. (3DS, Wii U)

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Jadedz  +   841d ago
Now I need to buy a bigger external HD
Digital is the way to go (for me, anyway :P)!
deafdani  +   841d ago
Yay! I've already spent $80 on the eShop ($60 for ZombiU, $20 for Trine2), so I guess I'll get back about $8, which will go towards Nano Assault Neo or another future eShop title (already own Mighty Switch Force and Mutant Mudds on my 3DS). :)
Neonridr  +   841d ago
I know, I bought AC3, Scribblenauts, Trine 2 and Nano Assault Neo in digital form. That's a bunch of credits already!

Edit - I already earned 2 $5 gift cards, which is nice. The only problem is I end up with 496 points left over. 4 measley points shy of another $5 code. Talk about a bummer there.
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deafdani  +   841d ago
Aw, crap, I didn't know it gave you credit in a $5 by $5 basis. I guess that makes sense from a marketing standpoint, I mean, you for example, will have to buy something else on the eShop to gain those pesky 4 points you need to get another $5 credit... and then... you will get even more credits that will be short of another $5 bonus... so you'll buy something again...

Sneaky Nintendo. This is kind of assholish, but it's genius.

XD
poo342947294792  +   841d ago
digital is fail sureee you get your 8 bux back but in a month when that game is sitting on your hdd doing nothing and cant be traded for a $40 gamestop credit compared to you swift 8 bux.....
lashes2ashes  +   841d ago
Most people don't trade games in at GameStop. Have fun getting screwed!
deafdani  +   841d ago
You're right, you could waste time and money (gas) to go to your nearest Gamestop to trade in your old game and get 8 bucks for it... Oh wait.

:P
mttrackmaster38  +   841d ago
"$40"

LOL.
Zechs34  +   841d ago
He probably traded in his PS2 with 2 controllers and 77 games...

I'm seriously considering the same!

...
TacoTaru  +   841d ago
I'd be interested in this if they would remove the drm that ties the download to a single console. I'd like to be able to move my external drive from one room to another and be able to play the game. I guess I'll need to stick to physical copies until they fix this. I would be very angry if I purchased hundreds of dollars worth of games and have my console break. As it is I would lose all those games if even though I had a second console.
DivineAssault  +   841d ago
only one or two games worth buying on there
poo342947294792  +   841d ago
gamestop here gives trade 2 get 1 new its been like that for years most store do here futureshop bestbuy all have trade in 2 for 1 not bad at all

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