Will the flash cart go on sale for holiday

Discussion in 'NDS - Flashcarts and Accessories' started by rohitdragon, Oct 25, 2006.

  1. rohitdragon

    rohitdragon Newbie

    Oct 17, 2006
    do they go on sale around the holidays just wana know cause i am getting a ds lite near the holidays.
  2. Hooya

    Hooya GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Aug 25, 2006
    United States
    Central Illinois
    If you mean discount, it probably is totally up to the specific retailer. My guess though is: No. Online retailers usually already sell as low as they're willing to go.
  3. Hanafuda

    Hanafuda GBAtemp Addict

    Nov 21, 2005
    United States
    I lol'd when I read you question.

    but, I guess its not impossible. the competition is pretty fierce and this will be a hot Christmas season for eyepatches and parrots, if you know what I mean.
  4. id242

    id242 GBAtemp Fan

    Sep 19, 2005
    United States
    Pacific Ocean
    I dont know if this is truth or not, it is only what I have heard once or twice; but isnt China totally against Christians (ie, no crosses and such) - wouldnt that also go against Christmas as well?
  5. Xenocide

    Xenocide Member

    Dec 6, 2004
    United States
    China isn't exactly against Christianity, but they do strange things like run state-sponsored churches. I think they (those in charge in China) are worried about missionaries and the Vatican usurping control of the people from them. It's a bit like Europe four hundred years ago in some ways. But this is all moot. Not only does it not matter whether the Chinese authority likes Christmas or not (sales is sales, even if its a gift for a quasi-religious holiday), but the production and sale of flash carts is a gray area anyways.
  6. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom
    It is shop dependent but a few shops over the years have had new years (buisness, chinese or western) sales. Prices are dropped a few dollars (5 to 10 usually) on older models and occasionally some new ones.

    There was also a few sales this year around Chinese national day (October the 1st).

    As for Christmas, sales are not going to happen at one of the most active times of the year but reduced price bundles and occasionally reduced/free shipping happen.
  7. bikingcam

    bikingcam GBAtemp Regular

    Nov 21, 2005
    You know.......
    I think www.kicktrading.ca had a sale around christmas last year, where I got my EZ3 for like 10$ cheaper