BURNABY, BC, July 22 /CNW/ - In celebration of the launch of Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty, Future Shop, Canada's largest retailer and e-tailer of consumer electronics, is hosting "Midnight Madness" events at all stores this month. Gaming enthusiasts are invited to visit their local Future Shop stores on the eve of the release date to obtain their copies of the game at midnight on Monday, July 26, 2010. The first 20 people in each line will receive a free gaming headset; the first 50 people will receive a Starcraft II hat and poster.
All Future Shop stores are hosting Midnight Madness openings except those in Sudbury, ON and Quebec who are opening their doors at 8:00 a.m. local time the following day.
Get Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty for free
Trade-in two used games from Nintendo Wii, Playstation 3 and Xbox and get Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty free. See www.futureshop.ca/starcraft2 for details.
Who: Thousands of Starcraft gaming fans invited to Midnight Madness
release of Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty
When: Monday, July 26, 2010
Doors open at midnight local time (line-ups typically start after
Where: All Future Shop stores across Canada (except in Sudbury, ON and
Quebec). Visit www.futureshop.ca to find the store closest to you.
Stores in Sudbury, ON and Quebec open at 8:00 a.m. local time on
Tuesday, July 27, 2010.
- Thousands of gaming enthusiasts lined-up to obtain their copies of
Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty
- First 20 people in line receiving their free gaming headsets, hats
- First local purchasers of Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty
About Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty
After 12 years since it first debuted, the award-winning Starcraft series continues in a real-strategy sequel which welcomes the return of the Protoss, Terran and Zerg races with an amazing 3D-graphic engine for gamers to enjoy their missions. Starcraft is played on a PC and Mac platforms. For more information, visit www.futureshop.ca/starcraft2.
SOURCE Future Shop
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