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 stoners have commented on this post
1. xRenZx 10 years, 1 month 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 10 years, 1 month 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 10 years, 1 month ago

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

4. Ryan BRUTAL! Staff 10 years, 1 month ago

What a nice fellow. I’ve banned Witcher.

5. Gabriël 10 years, 1 month ago

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

6. Potatoe sam 10 years, 1 month ago

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

7. Potatoe sam 10 years, 1 month ago

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

8. Ryan BRUTAL! Staff 10 years, 1 month 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 10 years, 1 month 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 10 years, 1 month ago

the D guitar video by gamestop http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vki1ORhqw3Y
also first roadie brutal thoughts
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s519IFFb9Ms
brutal legend promotion tenacious D roadie song
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g4bag999nBM
awesome

11. charlie 10 years, 1 month 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 10 years, 1 month 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 10 years, 1 month ago

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

14. Punch666 10 years, 1 month 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 10 years, 1 month ago
16. BrutalNick 10 years, 1 month ago

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

18. sly25 10 years, 1 month ago

its all ready out in australia

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