Weekly Deals – Square Enix slips out a trick, but still has plenty of treats

Oh, if only some pricing errors ended up not being errors at all and companies decided to grace our hype with that sweet preorder discount!

The sky pirates of Dalmasca had quite the pleasant surprise when they opened Square’s Online Store as soon as the “Spooky Sale” went up: Final Fantasy XII – The Zodiac Age (the upcoming remaster of the elusive Japan-only special version of FFXII) was already available at a generous discount of 50% off despite not even having a release date yet! However, not everything went according to the early birds’ expectations…

According to user ynsuin from Reddit, the company apologized for the pricing error and refunded the transaction, granting a small gift as some sort of compensation for the customer’s shattered dreams of being one step closer to such an anticipated release.

Image source: ynsuin

Meanwhile, you should look forward to Square’s deals that seem to be working as intended. Check out a few of them below (prices listed are based on the North America region, shipping costs apply to all products except those explicitly labeled as “PC Download”):

Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness (PS4) – $39,99 – 20% off

Dragon Quest Heroes (Ps4 / PC) – $19,99 / $29,99 – 33%off / 50% off

Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 / 2.5 ReMix (PS3) – $9,99 each – 50% off

Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance (3DS) – $14,99 – 50% off

Final Fantasy IV: The Complete Collection (PSP) – $9,99 – 50% off

Final Fantasy IX (PC) – $10,49 – 50% off

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster (PS4 / PC) – $19,99 / $14,99 – 50% off

Final Fantasy XI: Ultimate Collection Seekers Edition (PC) – $14,99 – 50% off

Final Fantasy XIII / XIII-2 / Lightning Returns (PC) – $7,99 / $9,99 / $9,99 – 50% off

Final Fantasy Type-0 HD (PS4 / Xbox One / PC) – $19,99 / $19,99 / $14,99 – 50% off

Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions (PSP) – $4,99 – 50% off

Final Fantasy Explorers (3DS) – $9,99 – 50% off

Dissidia 012 [Duodecim] Final Fantasy (PSP) – $9,99 – 50% off

Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII (PSP) – $4,99 – 50% off

The Last Remnant (PC) – $4,99 – 50% off

Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together (PSP) – $9,99 – 50% off

Chrono Cross (PS) – $7,49 – 50% off

Pricing errors aside, this looks like a great sale line up. Still, the hype crash is real…Have you ever benefited from a pricing error? Tell us about it in the comments section below.

Source: Square Enix Online Store

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