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So I hear we can get this game as soon as stores get their shipment

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I REALLY hope my local GameStop will let me buy the game when they get it. I haven't been more hyped for a game in a long time.

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Oct 23, 2012
It happened with LBP Vita. Don't know where you heard that from but it's likely untrue
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It happened with LBP Vita. Don't know where you heard that from but it's likely untrue

 

All I heard was that Sony doesn't care if their first-party titles break the street date.

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With LBP Vita, Tarsier Studios gave GameStop the go ahead. Sony/Superbot probably won't.
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Xx_AngeLoNe_xX wrote:
With LBP Vita, Tarsier Studios gave GameStop the go ahead. Sony/Superbot probably won't.

I doubt the devs have any say in that matter. The publishers are probably the ones who gave the OK, and in this case it's Sony.

 

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No. This is not the case (I work at Gamestop). It's "Street Dated" in our system meaning we can NOT under any circumstance sell that game before then without paying a reallllllly big fee. Sorry

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LBP vita was a very unique case. No one really knows why they did it but PSASBR is Sonys biggest release this year so dont count on it
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LBP vita was a very unique case. No one really knows why they did it but PSASBR is Sonys biggest release this year so dont count on it

and its still a mystery to this day *waves fingers around spookily* they say at night you can see the sackboy rolling on the world breaking free from release dates everywhere

 

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I'll double check tomorrow, and if for whatever reason they removed the Street Date expect it in the Thursday or Friday before hand.

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I'll double check tomorrow, and if for whatever reason they removed the Street Date expect it in the Thursday or Friday before hand.


Only a few days early? IIRC LBP was sold like 2 weeks early at Gamestop.

 

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