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Playstation games to retail at £49.99 in the UK?

Play.com are taking preorders for PS3 titles at £49.99. This is £10 more then the Xbox 360 and Wii game prices

Stone Cold SA6443d ago

Some places sell them for £40!

UrbanJabroni6443d ago

It really looks silly when you agree with your own posts...you aren't fooling anyone.

Brian3606443d ago

Play.com is one of the cheapest online games store,find me a site that will be cheaper

Stone Cold SA6443d ago

I live in the UK and i see them at like £40, in fact i see them in sales for £30 very rarely!

sparco6442d ago (Edited 6442d ago )

No ps3 game costs £30, not even £40. I also live in the Uk and wherever i look, its the same everywhere for PS3 games. £50/£60. But theres one thing we should all take into account, if i remember rightly, most games that are put up for pre-order are put up for a higher price to save the disappointment of them going up. If they had put them at the lower price of £40, and they then go up to £50, peopl aint gonna be happy. So put them at £50 and they can only go down. So maybe it will be the same for the PS3

But, if that is not the case and the play.com price is right, then the prices in store will be around £60, which is a bit too mcuh for a game. £50 is bad enough.

malachi236442d ago

www.gameplay.co.uk is very cheap aswell

xbox360migs6442d ago

The article says that Play.com are to release the ps3 games for £10 more than 360 games within it's own site. nowhere is it suggeting a price comparison with other retailers.

THAMMER16442d ago

Can you go ahead and use your last bubble please?

Any way this is what we expected. As a 360 owner I wont have a gamer dry spell like most hard core PS3 whenthe shortage hits. And people will be selling PS3 in june or july 2007 I'll get mine then. And if the games are not cheap then so be it only buy the games you want and it wont be a problem. And yes the High price of the PS3 sucks bad but fi you want it you will pay thats why I wait to see whst happens.

coolfool6442d ago

I remember when Resident Evil 2 first came out on the PS1 and it was sold at £50. So this is not a completely surprising price point.

Still at the current rate of conversion that is almost $94 a game, fairly pricey.

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