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[Shoppers Drug Mart] Nintendo Switch Animal Crossing: New Horizons Edition - $399.99 (Online!)

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[Shoppers Drug Mart] Nintendo Switch Animal Crossing: New Horizons Edition - $399.99 (Online!)

Not a "deal" but it's now available online at Shoppers Drug Mart so you can earn/redeem points to get the special edition system :)

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Aug 30, 2020
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Thanks OP. Right now there is the bonus redemption so I used 200,000 points to get $300 off.
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Dec 6, 2008
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Thanks a lot for the heads up dude. They have a 200k points for $300 event right now so I was able to redeem points to pay for 2/3 of the total cost (with tax) of the Switch!
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BCDeal wrote: Thanks OP. Right now there is the bonus redemption so I used 200,000 points to get $300 off.
Get "up too" $300. How do they determine the amount?
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chilli604 wrote: Get "up too" $300. How do they determine the amount?
I think you're purchase (before taxes) needs to be over $300 to get the full benefit. Eg. If you redeem 200K points on a $260 order, you'll get $260 covered by points.
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Thanks for posting. That's unfortunate we can't do the 20x points when buying online.
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Aug 30, 2020
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When you go to pay for the item, there is a drop down box where you can choose how many points you want to redeem. If you have 200,000 points, you can get $300, If you use more points, say 240,000, you get still only get the 100,000 or $100 bonus or $340 - so the sweet spot is 200,000 points to get $300. Of course, if you have the points but you don't have $300 worth in your cart, you won't get the max 100,000 points bonus. This is all pre tax. I had to pay $399.99 + tax less $300. In BC that is $147.99.
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Dec 24, 2011
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SCARBOROUGH
Does any Shoppers anywhere have the original non-Animal Crossing versions available? I want the Switch but can’t bring myself to buy that ugly version:/
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Sep 3, 2006
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iTomHD wrote: Does any Shoppers anywhere have the original non-Animal Crossing versions available? I want the Switch but can’t bring myself to buy that ugly version:/
I prefer the black version as well. So much that I'm waiting instead of buying this ugly thing.. Well, it's ugly for me... It's cool if other people like it :)
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Voltz23 wrote: I prefer the black version as well. So much that I'm waiting instead of buying this ugly thing.. Well, it's ugly for me... It's cool if other people like it :)
I beg to differ, :-) but beauty in the eye of the beholder.
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Jan 27, 2011
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Why can we only redeem a max of $390 in points against the switch?
I have a $950 balance...
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FYI: Delson has two left in stock -- - I just couldn't find myself the courage to buy this version.
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hotsauce007 wrote: Why can we only redeem a max of $390 in points against the switch?
I have a $950 balance...
Increments of $10, pre tax. So max $390 in points for a $399 item.
Newbie
Apr 24, 2019
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Maybe I'm alone in this but I can't believe this doesn't come with the game. I'm sure it's a great product but man is Nintendo stingy with bundling games. I guess when they sell like hot cakes you can get away with it.

That being said it's nice to see stock starting to pile up a bit on these switches.
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Jan 27, 2011
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If I make two separate orders using the "redeem 200K points to get a bonus $100", does that mean I will get $200 added back in points?

I redeemed 390K points on the first order, then another 390K points on the second order. Was there a better way to go about this?
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Dec 28, 2007
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Wasn't Switch $379? When did the price go up to $399?
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Mar 3, 2009
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its convenient when you combine it with the bonus redemption. Although you miss out on the 20x the points (on the remaining total), which is what I did instore on the weekend (on the regular version).
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Mar 28, 2011
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Just bought one for the kids (me really)

Redeemed 200k for $300 at the drop down

Thanks OP

Missed 20x points so 29k but still got 1.5k points for the $151 balance
Newbie
Nov 21, 2016
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Nice!! Hopefully they stock XBox online too.

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