Halo 4 pre-order price round-up

The famed Halo franchise has gone from the hands of Bungie, and into those of 343 Industries’, who also handled the Halo Anniversary release. In doing so, gamers have been anxious to see where to series has gone, and from what it looks like, critics are pleased with Halo 4.

Halo 4 is set in the aftermath of Halo 3, where Master Chief returns to confront his own destiny and face an ancient evil that threatens the fate of the entire universe. Halo 4 marks the start of a new trilogy.

There’s just about enough time left for last-minute decision makers to get in their pre-orders.

Halo 4 SA release date: Tuesday, 6 November 2012

Metacritic Score (Correct at time of posting):

  • Xbox 360 – 90%

Following is a table of retailers and prices. 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
Kalahari (Free delivery on orders untile the end of December 2012)Pre-order Incentive R499
Loot (Free delivery on orders over R250) R519
Takealot (Free delivery on orders over R250)Pre-order Incentive R499
BT Games (Free delivery on all orders over R390 and under 2kg as well as free store collection)Pre-order Incentive R525
AnimeWorx (R50 delivery as well as free store collection) R555
CNA (Free delivery on orders over R350) R599.90
Look and Listen (R40.50 courier delivery) R499
Uber Games (In-store Pick-up is R10, Door to door delivery is R50 and delivery to your nearest post office is Free) R525
GamesX R539
Gaming Cartel R499

All the prices listed above should be for the standard edition of the game.  All the retailers stated in the table as providing a pre-order incentive have clearly indicated this on their website.

I’ve marked in bold the cheapest price not taking into account delivery cost.  In this case, 4 retailers have the game for R499.

Please double check delivery costs and dates when completing your order.

If there’s a local online retailer you know of that we’ve left out, please let us know so that we can add it to similar posts in the future.

One last thing.  Not to influence your decision but if you order from Kalahari or Loot, we will get a small cut of the sale for us referring you to them.  Unfortunately, this is not the case with the other retailers.  To better understand how to support us and the site, check out our Support page.  Thank you.

MyGaming Ed: This article is courtesy of The Deal Breaker, a website dedicated to rounding up the latest online deals for games in South Africa.

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