Price war in Singapore

We have just saw a spectacular price war for Mario Kart Wii. The normal price of a Wii game is S$72 – 79 in shops. Now that the price is $64, I guess it benefits many consumers in Singapore. Gamefront is right in the middle of this fire, I hope we did the right thing (in lowering the prices). Pls give us your continue support, and we will continue to try to bring the best prices.

Here are the details of the price war:

  • 20 March: we launched the MO for Mario Kart.
  • By early April we already had 80 over orders.
  • 15th Apr: the first lower offer came from elsewhere, at $67. Few days later, it dropped to $65.
  • 23th Apr: an online retailer launch a 1 day promotion of $64.
  • 24th Apr: we dropped our price to $64.
  • 27th Apr: news came in that some real retail shops selling at $66.

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3 Responses to Price war in Singapore

  1. wx says:

    kudos to MO!

  2. aaa says:

    Kudos to Retailers! They make MO cheaper !

  3. kolslorr says:

    Wow! War has even spread to here… =D

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