MyGaming: The following article is courtesy of The Deal Breaker, a website dedicated to rounding up the latest online deals for games in South Africa.
Borderlands 2 was recently delayed for retail launch in SA until 27 September 2012, and many local retailers have confirmed they will be continuing pre-orders up until the launch date.
The 3 retailers offering all 3 versions of Borderlands 2 at the cheapest pre-order prices are Kalahari, Infinite Games, and GamesX, with Takealot having one of the cheapest PC versions as GamesX is not currently offering it.
SA Retail Release Date: Friday, 27 September 2012
Metacritic Score (Correct at time of posting):
Following is a table of retailers and prices. The prices below are for the Standard Edition of the game which all contain access to the Premiere Club when you pre-order.
Marked in bold are the 3 cheapest prices not taking into account delivery cost, if any.
Feel free to use it as a guide when deciding which retailer to order from. Please note: These prices are correct at time of posting.
|SA Online Retailers||Xbox 360||PS3||PC|
|Kalahari (Free delivery on orders over R250)||R589.95||R589.95||R399.95|
|Loot (Free delivery on orders over R250)||R619||R619||R449|
|Takealot (Free delivery on orders over R250)||R599||R599||R419|
|BT Games (Free delivery on all orders over R390 and under 2kg as well as free store collection)||R615||R615||R435|
|Exclus1ves (Free delivery on all orders over R250 as well as free delivery to any Exclusive Books branch for collection, regardless of order total)||R699||R699||R499|
|AnimeWorx (R50 delivery as well as free store collection)||R670||R670||R485|
|Infinite Games (Expect about R35 for FastWay courier delivery or free collection from the store)||R590||R590||R420|
|Look and Listen (R40.50 courier delivery)||R603||R603||R431|
If you’re looking for the Vault Hunters Collector’s Edition, Kalahari has it for the cheapest prices at R849.99.
If there’s a local online retailers you know of that we’ve left out, please let us know so that we can add it to posts like this in the future.
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