Deluxes up at Wal-Mart

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  1. FatalT 71

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    While checking the pegs at Wal-Mart tonight, I noticed deluxes marked up to $11.88 from $9.00. Anyone else seen this happening?

    And there wasn't even anything worthwhile :D 
     
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    This is normal. It happens every year after the holidays.
     
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    They were 11.88 for a while and got dropped to 9 i think in september or something for the holidays.
     
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    Here, the HFTD Deluxes had a second markdown before Christmas.
     
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    I figured that's what it was. Oh well, $11.88 won't kill me.
     
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    The 11.88 is still a low price compared to the normal prices at other big box stores.
     
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    Target still has them for $9, at least in my area.
     
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    interestingly, walmart in canada just downed their DX prices to $9.98

    What a turn of events
     
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    You have that backwards. They weren't marked up, they went off of the sale price of $9.

    $12 was the price figures were at for much of last year, until the Fall when they drop the price for Christmas shoppers.
     
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    Yes, I saw this too. I would love it though, if they marked down the scouts too...the marked down deluxes make the scouts look mighty expensive at 8.97!

    Of course, can't complain about good deluxes!
     
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    Everything at my Walmart is back to the normal prices-Deluxe $11.88,Voyager $19.97,PCC $19.97.It was nice while it lasted.
     
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    At least it STAYED at $11.88. I was a bit fearful they might go up this year.

    I rather enjoyed the $9.00 price point while it lasted. Got quite a few figures in that time frame (and a Voyager Highbrow while Walmart had them at $16.00). Nice last-quarter haul, but yeah--back to normal.
     
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    This is why I buy mine at Target. Around here, at least, Target is constant 9$ on deluxes.
     
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    The main reason I've bought deluxes at Target is that they're past wave 1 of Generations.
     
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    mother f'in THIS!

    deluxes should be $15, the fact they aren't here in america is amazing

    part of me wants them to go up that price to hope that american fans will stop being such cheap asses :lol 
     
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    Wait till Target goes back to regular price. They're usually the last to go back to normal. Regular price to Target is $10.49-10.99, which is still cheap. But of course people will still bitch and cry.
     
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    Sadly, it seems that Kohl's is the only store that keeps totally current.
     
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    why should they be $15? I've been buying them for $9 for as long as I can remember.

    As for the second part of your post, it just dumbfounds me beyond belief.
     
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    But Kohl's has those funky sales all the time and those coupons for $10 worth of free stuff is makes them pretty competitive.
     

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