Sorry for the deeply unsexy thread, but just wondering if Tesco are any cop for pre-orders.|
Specifically, if you pre-order online can you choose to collect at a Tesco branch of your choice on release day?
Pre-ordering from Tesco
Please can we rename this thread
The deeply unsexy thread on preordering and stuff
M83J01P97 7,474 posts
Seen 14 hours ago
Registered 10 years ago
Depends on the games popularity a lot of the time.
I've known people pre-order with Tesco's, gone to pick up the game either on the day of release or even at a midnight launch and come away empty handed. I think it's the same problem with a lot of supermarkets though, they don't seem to fully understand the supply and demand thing when it comes to games just yet.
I was meaning more through the click-and-collect thing on Tesco Direct. I'm sort-of tempted to switch my Destiny pre-order across from Amazon because of this deal (£40 using voucher code, including free headset). But certain alarm bells are ringing.
superbob85 6,464 posts
Seen 23 hours ago
Registered 3 years ago
Never used the order and collect service but pre-ordered the Mk 8 wii u bundle and it arrived on release.
the_milkybar_kid 4,435 posts
Seen 2 hours ago
Registered 3 years ago
I've had a few things (GTA Collectors ED, GTAV and Fifa, so all big names) from them and they've been delivered a day before release.
I think the one or two things I have ordered from them came on release day, but I do have another couple of things ordered with them. Mostly due to money off vouchers from them, making it cheaper than ordering elsewhere.
I can live with not getting it the day before release for some games. Other games I want asap get ordered elsewhere.
kadooosh 2,743 posts
Seen 3 hours ago
Registered 6 years ago
@Vortex808 where do u order from normally for day before release? I want destiny as early as possible, was thinking gameseek.com but not sure if anywhere will get me the game early as it's released on a Tuesday..
Not sure how gameseek are, but I'm sure someone will pop in and tell you.
I usually go with simply games these days if I want it early. Had most from them a day or two before release. ShopTo and Game used to be the regular ones I used, but the last few I ordered from ShopTo all came on release day.
Sometimes posts may contain links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. For more information, go here.