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Mass Effect Preorders

EA announces the preorder program for the PC edition of Mass Effect, BioWare's role-playing game. You don't often see announcements with a footnote like the one above, but EA is on a roll, as this one offers a pair:

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (April 29, 2008) – Leading video game developer BioWare™, a division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS), is proud to announce that key retailers across North America will be offering $10 off for all pre-orders of Mass Effect™ for the PC1, shipping to retailers May 27, 2008 in North America and June 6, 2008 in Europe. Gamers will receive the $10 discount by pre-ordering Mass Effect at both specialty and online retailers including GameStop, and

Gamers who pre-order Mass Effect through the Electronic Arts online store will receive bonus items2 from the game Dead Space™, the highly anticipated sci-fi survival horror game by EA, including the first issue of the Dead Space comic book and a Dead Space poster while supplies last.

Published by EA and re-designed for the PC by Demiurge Studios and BioWare, Mass Effect invites players to take the role of Commander Shepard as they set out on an adventure to save the galaxy from imminent destruction. Wrought with treachery, heroism, difficult decisions and a universe filled with unique and colorful species, Mass Effect delivers a truly compelling storyline.

Fully optimized for the PC, Mass Effect includes a new Tactical Heads-Up Display, higher resolution visuals, an enhanced inventory system, fully optimized controls designed specifically for the PC, individual squad control and a new decryption mini-game. The “Bring Down the Sky” downloadable content for Mass Effect on PC, featuring 90 minutes of new gameplay, will also be available free for registered BioWare Community members at the launch of Mass Effect PC.

Originally released for the Xbox 360™ videogame and entertainment system, Mass Effect has received critical acclaim throughout the world with more than 80 awards including 2007 Console Game of the Year and Role-Playing Game of the Year (

The $10-Off pre-order offer is available now at all participating retail and online retail outlets. The Dead Space pre-order offer is available now at the Electronic Arts online store at Mass Effect is rated “M” for Mature by the ESRB. For more information about Mass Effect, please visit


1 Value of discount will be deducted from product list price. Valid for new orders of “Mass Effect” for PC of equal or greater value only. Discount is valid only on purchases from participating retailers. This offer is not valid at the EA STORE at This offer expires on May 27, 2008, and cannot be combined with any other offer, Gift Card, rebate or other discount coupons. Valid only in U.S. Limit one offer per person. Subject to availability. Customers are responsible for shipping, handling and applicable sales tax. Offer may not be substituted, exchanged, sold or redeemed for cash or other goods or services. Void where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law.

2 Offer expires May 27,2008. Good only for new purchases of “Mass Effect” for PC. Valid only at the EA STORE at Limit one offer per person. Offer may not be substituted, exchanged, sold or redeemed for cash or other goods or services. Valid only in U.S. May not be combined with any other offer, gift card, rebate or discount coupon. Product subject to availability. Retailers, distributors and employees of Electronic Arts Inc. and their agencies/affiliates are not eligible. Void where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law.

12. No subject Apr 29, 2008, 16:11 Bone43

Console port preorders are a risky deal think ill wait until I see a few reviews.

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  1. Apr 29, 14:21 Hmmm MMORPGHoD
  2. Apr 29, 14:27  Re: Hmmm Kedyn
  5. Apr 29, 14:51   Re: Hmmm MMORPGHoD
  6. Apr 29, 14:54    Re: Hmmm Retired
  3. Apr 29, 14:32 About pre-ordering... SlamDunk
  4. Apr 29, 14:42  Re: About pre-ordering... Jerykk
  7. Apr 29, 15:35   Re: About pre-ordering... ldonyo
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  20. Apr 30, 02:12  Re: About pre-ordering... Fion
  21. Apr 30, 02:20   Re: About pre-ordering... Fion
  23. Apr 30, 02:24    Re: About pre-ordering... Jerykk
  33. May 1, 00:39    Re: About pre-ordering... Alamar
  22. Apr 30, 02:21   Re: About pre-ordering... Jerykk
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  25. Apr 30, 04:34     Re: About pre-ordering... Jerykk
  29. Apr 30, 09:54      Re: About pre-ordering... Evil Timmy
  10. Apr 29, 15:52 Hmmmmm 2 Graham Hardy
  11. Apr 29, 15:59  Re: No subject Retired
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  16. Apr 29, 17:05  Re: No subject Bet
  32. Apr 30, 21:24  Re: No subject Kxmode
  26. Apr 30, 04:55 Bargain ibm
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  31. Apr 30, 21:21 "for the PC1" Kxmode


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