Geez, Sony and Best Buy are really going all out with these bundle deals, aren't they?

This past week, we heard about two packages that are well worth any consumer's consideration: one included a copy of LittleBigPlanet and the Blu-Ray edition of the movie "WALL-E," while the other featured a beautiful 46" 1080p LCD HDTV. But if neither of those got your engine running, perhaps you'll want a bundle that features what may very well be the two best games available for the PlayStation 3. Granted, this is hardly official, but here's some visual evidence . Supposedly leaked by a Best Buy employee, the picture clearly shows a couple new PS3 bundles that boast copies of Killzone 2 and Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots , all for the same price as that aforementioned game/movie package- $399. Yup, you're basically getting those games for free, as the standard retail price of the 80GB PS3 is $399. Honestly, if this bundle isn't capable of pushing sales a little, considering the awesomeness of the games in the box, there's something seriously wrong with the gaming community. Both are Game of the Year candidates; one has already been a GoY winner .  Let's just hope this is real; could very well be fake.

So if you've been looking for an even better excuse to pick up the PS3, or perhaps you just want a new one for whatever reason, it'll be tough to find a better game-related deal.

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Minishmaru
Minishmaru
11 years ago

hmmm that would be awesome but I currently work at a Best Buy and well…I have yet to see any bundle. And since we get similar shipments to every store especially bundles, I'm going with fake right now. We just got the LBP/Wall-E bundle like 2 weeks ago maybe? So sadly I'll have to say it is fake

Ben Dutka PSXE
Ben Dutka PSXE
11 years ago

Could very well be fake. Added a small change to the article.

shadowpal2
shadowpal2
11 years ago

Really? Hmm…I remember reading the article on another site that said some other Best Buy employees confirmed it as well…but who knows.

Anyway if THIS is true. WOW VERY VERY TEMPTING.

However…I'm just worried about 1) backwards compatibility and 2) whether the PS3 slim really is coming out soon or something

Because if u think about it, it's like they're trying to sort of clear the stock of PS3s…I mean with this kind of bundle you can very well do that.

Oh god I hope that whole firmware update bringing backwards compatibility thing is true. Gosh…for me it'd be such a risk trying to buy this.

Then again…I can return it in 3 months right?

Or something?…I forget the return policy.

zee
zee
11 years ago

I LOVE bestbuy as much as I hate gamestop. No seriously, sometimes you may find cheaper deals elsewhere but the fact is that BestBuy provides you great service. They return policy is one of the best around. You can return opened console items within 30 days while with GameStop, you can NOT return any console if you have opened it. Bestbuy FTW 🙂

Ben, I agree! If this bundle can not sell PS3s then yes, there is something very very wrong with the gamers who have been waiting for a sweet PS3 deal. Forget about PS3 Slim man, this is one of the best deals EVER! (If it's not fake that is)


Last edited by zee on 7/5/2009 10:25:17 AM

englishgolfer
englishgolfer
11 years ago

the picture looks real enough and if so this has to be the best bundle to date (can't see them giving away a cloned copy of megan fox with every ps3. now that would be a deal for $399!)

oh and happy independence day to all you americans! 🙂 and that's coming from an english man…..

WorldEndsWithMe
WorldEndsWithMe
11 years ago

Thanks Mr. Englishman, pip pip cheerio and all that… 😉

Gregory Freeman
Gregory Freeman
11 years ago

what what, Fish n' Chips, Tea n' crumpets

lol english people have the best accent!


Last edited by Gregory Freeman on 7/4/2009 9:05:31 PM

Bugzbunny109
Bugzbunny109
11 years ago

Hey, I know This is off topic:
I got a new Hp Dv4-1225dx a couple of months back; and my MS Office Word isn't working. I never typed in the product key and now, when I type it in, it says it is invalid. I went on the MS website to verify my computer, and that didn't work. Now it says that I have to go buy a new product key. MS never told me that I would have to pay for a new key; in fact, they never said anything about a new key. So, in a sense, Microsoft screwed me. Is there anything I can do before I shed out cash?

LimitedVertigo
LimitedVertigo
11 years ago

If you purchased office and it is not working you can download the iso file and simply burn that to a cd/dvd. It's the equivalent of downloading roms for older games if you have the original hard copy. I suggest you go that route since it sounds like MS is refusing to help you.

WorldEndsWithMe
WorldEndsWithMe
11 years ago

MS screwed you? Never heard of that happening before…

psxmax
psxmax
11 years ago

It is a trial version that you have and it has expired, that's why it stopped working. The trial version only last 90 days.

DGo8
DGo8
11 years ago

Happy 4th of july 2 all you americans From England (Y)

BigBoss4ever
BigBoss4ever
11 years ago

awesome bundle, but I got the 80G MGS4 bundle last year with b/c, and I am happy with it ever since. good news for those who yet to buy a PS3

Gregory Freeman
Gregory Freeman
11 years ago

hurray for B/C 80 gb's!!!

i have the motorstorm bundle, best $589 i ever spent

LimitedVertigo
LimitedVertigo
11 years ago

Multiple credible sites are posting this as the real deal. It better damn well be becuase it's such a great deal. It really is the equivlent of a 120 dollar price cut since any new PS3 owner should consider these 2 games as must haves. You're basically getting a PS3 for $280 dollars. Using a different take on the savings then you Ben but it's equal to the same value.

Russell Burrows
Russell Burrows
11 years ago

@bugsbunny

Open Office is free and when you finish your documents you can save in XP .doc format.

I deleted my Microsoft Office in favor of Open Office.

SILVERAMMO
SILVERAMMO
11 years ago

me too lol microsoft office sucks and open office is better and a plus is that its free

Bugzbunny109
Bugzbunny109
11 years ago

Where can I download Open Office?

LimitedVertigo
LimitedVertigo
11 years ago

Simply search for "open office" in any search engine.

Bugzbunny109
Bugzbunny109
11 years ago

You sure? I don't want a virus 😐

Robochic
Robochic
11 years ago

If this is true that is one sweet bundle.

WorldEndsWithMe
WorldEndsWithMe
11 years ago

Clear out fatty PS3 stock for the newer slimmer model! What the hell it works for Hollywood actresses!

psxmax
psxmax
11 years ago

My thoughts exactly, making room for PS3 Slim Shady in August.

RustEDalex
RustEDalex
11 years ago

Adding MGS4 and Killzone 2 is a nice deal since that pretty much a 100 dollar cut

BikerSaint
BikerSaint
11 years ago

Hey "My 4th of July THANKS, to you guys reporting from the other side of the pond!

And I hope Iran stops it's crazy s*** & let's all of your Emmbassy's staff go free, from a trumped-up trial!
God speed!

___________
___________
11 years ago

wow and i thought we got the short stick bundle wise.
with the ps3 we get to choose 2 games and a HDMI cable for 700AUD.
same with the 360 but for 450.
figures i buy a 360 for 500 bucks than Gears 1 for 50 gears 2 for 100 and a HDMI cable for 40.
than 3 weeks later M$ releases their GOW bundle for 450.
figures i spent 690 when i could of spent 450.
i sware to god im cursed.
same thing hapend when i bought my LCD TV.
i bought a sony D series 32 inch 720P for 1700.
than 6 weeks later the 40 inch 1080P D series went down from 2200 to 1800.
why does god hate me?

Troop
Troop
11 years ago

Yes Ben, this is a valid bundle. I was in a Best Buy here in the A on Friday and was amazed myself at this great bundle!

SnipeySnake
SnipeySnake
11 years ago

Damn what a perfect bundle! Dx i don't have the money for that though.

Got Da Bundle
Got Da Bundle
11 years ago

I just scored the MGS4 and Killzone 2 Bundle today at Best Buy. Check out the photo <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/3696287176/">evidence.</a&gt;