Botcon Target giftcards - who got more than $5?

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  1. flywheels

    flywheels Decepticon Assault Team Veteran

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    I'm sure everyone who got that Target package realizes that each Optimus Prime gift card has at least $5 pre-loaded on the card. My question is who got lucky and got more than $5?

    When I checked my 2 cards on-line, one of them had $25! The other just had $5. Now just gotta wait for new stock to be put out so I can spend them!
     
  2. BigPhill

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    I got a $25 and a $5 one.

    As I'm in the UK however they're useless to me.

    I have offered the codes to an American friend to use online if he wants though.
     
  3. Shin-Gouki

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    I only got $5, it's going into a lot with a lot of other Botcon stuff on Ebay
     
  4. Aaron

    Aaron Master of Crystalocution Moderator Content Contributor

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    I got one of the 25 dollar cards. :D 
     
  5. Boardwise

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    I got $5 but since I'm in the UK I gave to it to Lance to use.
     
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    I got a $25.00 one. My wife and son both got $5.00.
     
  7. Seth Buzzard

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    I had packed mine away and dropped it off for shipping before we thought to check the web sight to see how much they where worth so I have to wait.

    What are the biggest ones? I have heard people saying they go up to $100 or something.
     
  8. Hi Q

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    Mine's a $5 one, and I can't use it.
     
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    $5. :( 

    So who's the one who got the $500 one?
     
  10. Omegatron

    Omegatron Mandatory Fun. Buy it now TFW2005 Supporter

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    $5, here. Would $25 have been too much to ask?
     
  11. gen1fan

    gen1fan G1 PRIME FROM VA TFW2005 Supporter

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    one had 5 the other had 25
     
  12. *Deathblade

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    I recall someone saying they won 500 on the botcon site...ironically they are overseas
     
  13. NotFastEnuff

    NotFastEnuff I'm a smartass...

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    All 5 of the ones we got were $5 each. Oh well, I'm never lucky. :( 
     
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    i got a 25, gf got 5. used it to buy plush tformers and cyberslammers for related youngings. them kidz loves the bumblebeez.
     
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    Don't feel so bad. I have two and both are $5
     
  16. ZeroMayhem

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    I got a $25 one! Already used it to buy a frame for one of my signed Peter Cullen pics and some other stuff.
     
  17. TrickyDisco

    TrickyDisco <b><font color=blue>Voted TFW2005's Sexiest Female

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    I got a $25 one, but since we have no Targets here, I gave it to DeeFuzz.
    I think Draven or Rhansen did the same.
     
  18. dak

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    $5, saving it for later.
     
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    I still haven't checked to see what mine is, but since I'm in Canadia it'll be a while till I use it anyway.
     
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    One of my friends from Canada who was helping at our table came away with a $500 card.
     

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