BURNABY, BC, Oct. 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Gamers rejoice: Future Shop is opening all its stores across Canada early to celebrate the launch of Call of Duty: Ghosts. More than 100 stores are opening at midnight at the eve of Monday, November 4. Stores in Quebec and Sudbury, ON open at 8:00 a.m. local time to sell the game.
Each store will be giving away official swag, including Call of Duty beanie hats, posters, Xbox points cards, and more.
Launch event in downtown Vancouver
Future Shop's downtown Vancouver store at Robson and Granville will be hosting an exciting launch event for customers to mark the arrival of the 10th installment of Call of Duty franchise. Developers from Activision will be on hand to meet customers and sign autographs.
When: Monday, November 4, 2013, 9:00 p.m. - 12 midnight
Where: Future Shop, 798 Granville St. (at Robson St.)
Photo and video opportunities:
- More than 100 eager customers awaiting purchase Call of Duty: Ghosts
- Customers game playing Call of Duty: Ghosts between event hours
- Developers from the Call of Duty: Ghosts game meeting fans and signing autographs
About Call of Duty: Ghosts
Officially launching on November 5th, Call of Duty: Ghosts introduces a new storyline and characters that will mark the first time gamers can play as the underdog - where the enemy is the super power.
The game is available on the following consoles: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Nintendo Wii U.
Call of Duty is one of world's most successful game franchises ever created producing sales of $8B worldwide over the past decade.
About Future Shop
With 140 stores across the country and the nation's premier web store (www.futureshop.ca), Burnaby, BC-based Future Shop is Canada's largest retailer and e-tailer of consumer electronics. The company employs more than 10,000 technology enthusiasts, has enabled its website, Futureshop.ca, to deliver unparalleled content about the products it sells. Futureshop.ca also hosts an online community forum and tech blog called Tech Yeah for technology beginners and tech-savvy experts to exchange ideas, reviews, tips and other consumer electronics information (www.futureshop.ca/techyeah). As a proud corporate citizen, Future Shop has developed solutions to recycle used electronics and is committed to employee volunteerism and supporting non-profit organizations dedicated to transforming local youth into Future Leaders (see www.futureshop.ca/futuregeneration).
SOURCE: Future Shop
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