Are you sure you want to remove this item from your basket?

Are you sure you want to remove this item from your Wishlist?

Are you sure you want to remove this item from your Wishlist?

Logging in with Amazon Pay

You can securely checkout at GameSeek using your Amazon account. This means all your stored addresses & payment methods are accessible when checking out. No data is stored on GameSeek, Amazon simply show us what we show you.

If clicking the Amazon button does nothing, try disabling popups on your browser or any Ad-Block extensions.

Are you sure you want to delete this address from your Address Book?

{{controller.ProductPopupModel.title}}

By: {{controller.ProductPopupModel.manufacturer}}
£{{controller.ProductPopupModel.price}}

This product is currently Out of Stock. available to Pre Order.


See Product Details

Availability Estimate Definitions

There are a number of availability estimates you may see while shopping on GameSeek.


Items Shipped and Sold by GameSeek

In Stock

The item is on hand in at least one fulfilment centre and is expected to be prepared for shipment within a few hours to a few days (depending on the shipping option you choose).

In stock but may require an extra 1-2 days to process

The item is available in at least one fulfilment centre and is expected to be prepared for shipment within a day to a few days.

Usually ships in X-Y days

The item will be ordered from a nearby distributor and is expected to be prepared for shipment within that amount of days of your order.

Available for Pre-Order

The latest release date information provided for the item will be on its product detail page. It will be shipped to you for the release date.

Temporarily Out of Stock

This item is currently not in stock but it is available for ordering. An e-mail will be sent to you with the expected delivery date as soon as that information is available from our suppliers.

Currently Unavailable

This item is currently not available for ordering, and it may not be in stock again.


Items Shipped and Sold by a GameSeek Marketplace Retailer

GameSeek have teamed up with a wide range of approved retail partners to give you a wider choice of products. Marketplace sellers operate separately from GameSeek. They have their own shipping policies for their products.

Existing Customer

If you have an account with us, please log in.


Login Login Register an Account
Forgotten password?

Guest Checkout

In order to checkout as a guest at GameSeek, you must supply a valid Email Address so we can send you your order details.

Confirm Email Confirm Email

Forgotten Password

Please enter your Email Address that is tied to your account.
Send My Reset Email
Please enter your Verification Code that was sent to your email and a new password for your account.

Code:
Password:
Reset Password

Are you sure you want to remove this item from your Release Radar Alerts?

Are you sure you want to remove all items from your Release Radar Alerts?

Please enter your email address so we can send you updates about your order.


Update Email

Are you sure you want to remove all items from your basket?

Are you sure you want to remove this item from your Stock Alerts?

Are you sure you want to remove this item from your basket?

Consignments Unavailable

We have found 2 consignments we are unable to offer you any delivery options for. This may be due to your location or the seller.

Consignment #{{ $index + 1 }}

View Items

This consignment is provided by .

Courier Price Action

FREE

We can not offer any shipping for this consignment right now. Please try again later.

This is the location that the seller ships the item from.

If the location is N/A then the seller has not provided location information.


Cyclonic Deals Terms and Conditions:

  1. “Cyclonic Deals” promotions (each an “Offer”) apply to selected products each day. Each “Cyclonic Deal” selected by GameSeek runs for a set number of days.
  2. During a Deal Period, a selected number of units by GameSeek will be available on the website www.gameseek.co.uk (the “Website”) to order at the specified discount.
  3. Purchase must be completed before the end of the Deal Period.
  4. Cyclonic Deals only apply to items sold by GameSeek. The Deals do not apply to purchases made from third-party sellers.
  5. GameSeek GameCoins are exempt from the Cyclonic Deals promotions.
  6. Cyclonic Deals are only available to registered GameSeek customers. Deals are limited to 1 deal per day per customer account.
  7. Cyclonic Deals are subject to availability and may be withdrawn or amended without notice. The Deals have no cash alternative.

Megapoints Statement before December

We are changing the way Gamecoins work, so they're easier & quicker to use! Your Gamecoins statement will start fresh from 1st December, 2017. Any previous Gamecoins can still be accessed, you can view your old statements here.

Here's Why EA Didn't Want To Put Cosmetic Lootboxes In Star Wars Battlefront II

Blake Jorgensen reveals all.

By now you're probably getting a l'il tired of hearing about Star Wars Battlefront II, but be sure to stick around for this article - EA has explained why they didn't want to put cosmetic lootboxes in the game.

I'll speed through the overview of Battlefront II's lootboxes - they contain items that make it easier for you to win / give you an advantage and naturally fans weren't particularly chuffed about that. The lootbox system has also been compared to gambling by multiple bodies and politicians. EA then temporarily removed said lootboxes, assumingly after receiving pressure from Disney, but they'll be back at some point after changes have been made to the system.

One burning question is "why couldn't there be cosmetic only lootboxes?", while it's not the best system, it's certainly better than the current system in place in Battlefront II. Well, during the Credit Suisse Annual Technology, Media & Telecom conference, EA CEO Blake Jorgensen addressed this issue, explaining that it was an issue of Star Wars canon.

Jorgensen stated that putting in cosmetic options that weren't in line with what players would usually expect will disrupt the canonical look of the series. "The one thing we're very focused on is not violating the canon of Star Wars. It's an amazing brand that's been built over many, many years, and so if you did a bunch of cosmetic things, you might start to disrupt the canon. Darth Vader in white probably doesn't make sense, verses in black. Not to mention you probably don't want Darth Vader in pink. No offence to pink, but I don't think that's right in the canon".

"Listening to the consumer when they start playing the game, six months from now, even six years from now, is very important to us", Jorgensen said. "And I would say that if we're not making some mistakes along the way and learning from them, that's when you should worry about us. But our view is these are great opportunities for us to continue to tune the game, to adjust these things".

"We pulled off on the MTX (microtransactions), because the real issue the consumer had as they felt it was a pay-to-win mechanic. The reality is there are different types of players in games. Some have more time than money, and some have more money than time. You always want to balance those two".

"We're not giving up the notion of MTX" Jorgensen continued. "We're listening and learning to the community in terms of how to roll that out in the future, and there's more to come when we learn more. But I would say that we're certainly not changing our strategy. We think the strategy of deeply engaging games, keeping the community together, and allowing people to play those games with new content coming via events over time is critical to the future of our business. We feel like we've nailed that in the sports games, and we'll try continue to try and find the best model that works in the non-sports games".

What's your view on the whole cosmetics lootboxes discussion? Let us know below!




Tags: PS4, Xbox-One, PC

Written by Megan Parker Posted Has 13 Comments


Comments

Comment & Earn GameCoins! We'll give you 3 GameCoins for every comment you leave!

0 / 500 characters

Loading Comments

There are no comments yet, how about being the first?
Load More…
extra