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Toys R Us accepts PS3 pre-orders

Pay now, wait who knows how long
Wed Apr 12 2006, 15:51
TOY SHOP Toys R Us in the US has started taking pre-orders for the much awaited next generation console the PS3.

For $50 you can pre-order the new console which will come with a 60GB hard drive and two games. You can't do it online and so have to pop into one of their shops.

Toys R Us is one of the bigger sellers of consoles and many were thinking they would put a hold on pre-orders of the PS3 for a few months.

This was because of the off-on-off-again relationship Sony seems to have with the release date of the box.

Rival store Gamestop is not taking pre-orders until after May.

We don't know why, the retailers can stick the pre-order cash in the bank and make interest on it. If Sony never releases the PS3 or delays it still further, the retailers are still quids in, we suggest. µ



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