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Xbox 360 version of Ghostbusters not region locked

As Destructoid writes, they confirmed with Atari that the North American version of Ghostbusters for the Xbox 360, set to hit stores on June 16, will not be region locked.

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pwnsause3107d ago

well there you go Euro Xbox 360 owners, import it while its hot

lordgodalming3107d ago

Smart move. I'm surprised more games haven't done this. Now the real question is whether Square Enix will wise up and put English or other language subs (if not tracks) into the Japanese release of FFXIII.

STK0263107d ago

Hmm, yeah, more publishers should have region free games. From what I've seen and heard, Europes gets screwed quite often, just look at Tales of Vesperya.

As for FF13, it's doubtful. My guess is that they're trying to get the game out as soon as possible. Also, if they were to do that, it would probably make quite a few Xbox360 owners jealous...as the 360 ain't getting FF13 in Japan (atleast, they're not supposed to as of now).

Lifendz3106d ago

buy the game on 360 and sell it on Ebay to Europe 360 owners.

Gamer_Politics3107d ago

Good news...but i still dont see this game being huge sales wise..

Foxgod3107d ago

Its a big thing to people who are around my age (27).
Ghostbusters comes from the golden era, when kids still had good stuff to watch on tv.

Unlike that pokemon crap, beetle hunter, dynoshambles stuff they have these days.

Carl14123107d ago (Edited 3107d ago )

I'm 17 and looking forward to it ;) Loved the film!

EDIT: Why the hell did i get a disagree?

Mindboggle3107d ago

Jeez I dont see whats the big deal about ghostbusters, I watched it when I was a kid and thought it was pretty crap. Then again I was more into Indiana Jones and James Bond...

Carl14123107d ago

Meh, just depends on what kind of films you like i guess. I'm an all-round kind of guy - i like just about any type of film there is (apart from romance and stuff...Obviously!)

lordgodalming3106d ago

@foxgod

No joke, right? Ghostbusters was my favorite movie for like 10 years (I'm 30). This game could totally suck nard and I would still pick it up on Day 1. I've wanted to bust ghosts for a long, long time now. No more wearing a stuffed backpack and making my own sound effects after next Tuesday! :)

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PotNoodle3107d ago (Edited 3107d ago )

Don't you live in NA?

Anyway, this is great news - good to know European xbox 360 only owners won't be TOTALLY denied this game for a few months.

Foxgod3107d ago (Edited 3107d ago )

No i am dutch.
And indeed, Ebay is the ultimate solution now.

PotNoodle3107d ago

Oh right, must of been someone else.

Elven63106d ago

Import it dude, eBay won't give the developers the cash they need.

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Carl14123107d ago

Good news for you 360 owners here in Europe.

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