Preordering Games on Amazon

Amazon is one of the largest online retailers in the world, offering a wide array of products such as books, DVDs, electronics and toys. Of course, they sell video games as well. Amazon has one of the biggest selection of games for all platforms including PC, Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and the Wii, as well as older ones like Gameboy.

If a new game is coming out soon, Amazon will most likely have a preorder for it. It’s a reliable merchant which makes it a good choice for preordering video games. However, you do have to consider the shipping rates, especially if you’re not located in the US, Canada or the UK.

Payment options

Amazon accepts credit, debit, check, pre-paid and gift cards issued by the following companies: Visa, MasterCard / EuroCard, Discover Network, American Express, Diner’s Club (U.S. billing addresses only), JCB and Amazon Credit Account. You can also use their gift certificates. Some restrictions are applied: for example, prepaid gift cards may not be combined with credit cards on a single order.

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Why Preorder Video Games?

A lot of people wonder whether there are any advantages to preordering games. Some might even ask if there is any point in placing a video game preorder at all. The truth is, if you pre-order games you can get all kinds of extra bonuses, collectibles and in some cases even save some money.

Do you preorder games? If you have never done that before, you might not know what kind of strategies gaming companies use to attract and reward their most loyal and eager customers. Here are some of the biggest reasons to preorder video games:

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