Best Buy Offering UFC Pay-Per-View Discount With ‘Boom’ Blu-ray Purchase4 Feb, 2013 By: Erik Gruenwedel
Best Buy Co. is offering a $10 credit to UFC 157, the Feb. 23 Ultimate Fighting Championship pay-per-view event, with the Blu-ray Disc purchase of wrestling comedy Here Comes the Boom, starring Kevin James and Selma Hayek.
Boom, which generated about $45 million at the domestic box office, hits retailers Feb. 5. The Sony Pictures Home Entertainment release is available on DVD with UltraViolet functionality for $30.99, and $35.99 on Blu-ray with UltraViolet.
UFC 157 features Ronda Rousey vs. Liz Carmouche in the women’s bantamweight championship, among other fights, at The Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. The pay-per-view telecast costs $44.99.
Best Buy is also offering 30% of select UFC DVDs, including UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonner, among others.