Bargain Alert: Dick Smith offers gesture of good will with 30% off games and accessories

Dick Smith has copped an internet lashing over the way it’s gaming clearance sale went down. But they’re out to make amends with the community by offering 30% off gaming software and accessories until Sunday 15 April. That’s things that aren’t on ‘the list’ of clearance items and we’ve had a look at the website and discounts have been applied already. There’s no hardware or point cards included this time around and nothing is certainly $1 or $2 but there’s a bargain to be had on some items.

Here’s some good Nintendo ones we noticed

  • Kid Icarus Uprising: $41.97
  • Resident Evil Revelations: $41.97
  • Mario Kart 7 $41.96
  • Zelda: Ocarina of Time $41.96
  • Wii Remotes (official) $41.96
  • Skyward Sword $59

Some of of the discounts at even 30% aren’t the greatest compared to other stores but then some items like Xbox controllers and other high price accessories (not Nintendo related) come down quite a bit. Those pesky expensive PS Vita memory cards actually have a good discount applied to them as well. You can of course check out all the bargains on Dick Smith’s site, most of which are available to order online now.

[toggle_simple title=”Dick Smith’s Statement” width=”560″]Due to the unauthorised leaking of an internal price list last week, our Game On Sale has exceeded expectations. As our Game On Sale continues this week, we would like to inform our customers that stock is selling faster than expected. We thank you for your patience and continued support and apologise for any inconvenience caused. As a gesture of goodwill in addition to the Game on Sale event we will now be offering extend the offer to include 30% off gaming software and accessories until Sunday 15 April. Please note that this excludes all gaming consoles, digital cards & already advertised catalogue lines in our Game On brochure (11/4 – 23/4/12).[/toggle_simple]

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  • Infernal Monkey
    April 11, 2012 at 1:26 pm

    30% off ‘Instore Only’ – yes! That is by far my favourite game.

  • April 11, 2012 at 2:12 pm

    I went into Dick Smith today and KI:U and RE:R are still $59.99. But they had cheap deals on other things. I got Duke Nukem Forever for $10

  • laharl1313
    April 13, 2012 at 6:18 am

    Thanks for the tip off, picked up a copy of Kid Icarus. Had to get the staff to price check it though as they werent aware it was supposed to be marked down.

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