Australians may be able to get Brutal Legend right now

News posted by Ryan on October 13th, 2009 at 1:21pm GMT

KangarooAlthough the Australian release date is meant to be synchronised with Europe as Rocktober 16th, various places are reporting that if you walk into certain Australian chains you can pick it up right now.

Apparently EB Games decided to jump the gun, and keen to to not be outdone JB Hi-Fi followed suit shortly afterwards. Naturally this could result in a chain reaction (Ho ho!), so it’s probably worth checking other shops too.

If anyone knows of any other places that’ve broken the street date in Australia and beyond, do comment!

18 headbangers have commented on this post
1. xRenZx 9 years, 11 months ago

There are rumors that it’s also already in the Dutch stores. Sadly i have to study for a lot of tests. :(

2. Witcher 9 years, 11 months ago

Lol i’m living in Dutch (Netherland) and i got this game from E-Plaza Gamestore. I buyed it 5 October. BTW [spoiler removed]

3. Sjoko 9 years, 11 months ago

Witcher why do you write spoilers in your post? YOU RAT!

4. Ryan BRUTAL! Staff 9 years, 11 months ago

What a nice fellow. I’ve banned Witcher.

5. Gabriël 9 years, 11 months ago

i’ve got the game today and i live in holland i pre-order it from a gameshop

6. Potatoe sam 9 years, 11 months ago

ahh i just read a spoiler on the brutal legend wiki page now i hate myself for spoiling it DAMN!

7. Potatoe sam 9 years, 11 months ago

austarlia and reviews boy i cant wait for the zero punctuation review hehe

8. Ryan BRUTAL! Staff 9 years, 11 months ago

Hmm, GAME in the UK sent me an email a few hours ago saying it’s on its way by special delivery (next day). Looks like they’re breaking the street date for online pre-orders — don’t know about in-store.

9. Brendan 9 years, 11 months ago

Ryan, same thing happened to me, should be at my doorstop tomorrow in the am, to be honest i don’t think i could wait any longer. It doesn’t surprise me people braking the release date, but i am looking forward to having this game before some others.

10. Potatoe sam 9 years, 11 months ago

the D guitar video by gamestop
also first roadie brutal thoughts
brutal legend promotion tenacious D roadie song

11. charlie 9 years, 11 months ago

belgium stores have decided to start selling the game today and some tommorow.

thou its only off by a day or 2

12. Coggs 9 years, 11 months ago

I happen to be playing the game right now, and let me tell you, its fucking AWESOME! Totally Brutal!

Of course I am here in the US…

13. Monkeysrus 9 years, 11 months ago

Agreed coggs. It’s one of the best games I’ve played in over 2 years. \m/ \m/

14. Punch666 9 years, 11 months ago

I just called GAME in Stockholm, Sweden, and they said i could come pick it up tomorrow (October 15th). So hell yeah! I’ll do just that!!!

15. Potatoe sam 9 years, 11 months ago
16. BrutalNick 9 years, 11 months ago

Anyone from england order it from gamestation, i got my copy this morning, was a pleasant suprise, this game is AWESOME!!!

18. sly25 9 years, 11 months ago

its all ready out in australia

Share your opinion! It's been statistically proven that people like you more if you post comments
Some HTML you can use:
  • <a href="http://">linked text</a>
  • <blockquote>“quote”</blockquote>
  • <del>deleted text</del>
  • <em>italic text</em>
  • <strong>bold text</strong>

Your comment should appear immediately. If not, please see the comment restoration page — it's probably been incorrectly identified as spam by the brutal spam filter.