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Win Bourne HMV special edition on PS3, 360, t-shirts, THE RESPECT OF YOUR FRIENDS

Friday, 27 June 2008 09:12 GMT By Patrick Garratt

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Sierra’s very kindly stumped up six copies of the HMV special edition of The Bourne Conspiracy, each with a t-shirt, to give away to VG247 readers in celebration of the fact the High Moon Studios game is out today.

This edition includes a extra CD and DVD of Paul Oakenfold music, so it’s well definitive. We caned the game last night and had a jolly good time kicking the living shit out of millions of gruff men, thank you very much – review’s on its way – so you should probably want to win one. Why wouldn’t you?

All you have to do is debase yourself by answering the following question in the comments below.

Q: Bourne is the perfect weapon. He’s a tool of the state. A perfect tool. Why are you a perfect tool?

For clarity, each winner gets:

  • A copy of the game
  • A t-shirt

We’ll announce the lucky few next week. Don’t forget to tell us if you want the 360 or PS3 version. All the t-shirts are large. We don’t care where you live. We’ll pay for stamps. Do bear in mind this is the PAL version, though. Good luck!

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59 Comments

  1. Blerk

    I’ll let someone else win this one. :-D

    #1 7 years ago
  2. patlike

    I’m trying to play through it as fast I can to get the review done, and it’s great fun. Some quirks, but forgivable ones. Haven’t got to the driving yet, though.

    #2 7 years ago
  3. morriss

    If you want to know why I’m the perfect tool ask Blerk.

    Oh and it doesn’t matter that the PS3 version is PAL, innit. Region free an’ all that.

    #3 7 years ago
  4. SplatteredHouse

    Because, I replied to this post, and don’t feel a hint of shame, in having done so!
    PS3.

    #4 7 years ago
  5. patlike

    That may easily be enough, SH.

    #5 7 years ago
  6. Robo_1

    Can somebody please reassure me that EDGE’s Bourne review (they’ve given it a 4) is bobbins. Loved the demo and I’ve bought it on that strength, so was surprised at the low score.

    #6 7 years ago
  7. Syrok

    Because I don’t care about the game or the t-shirt.

    #7 7 years ago
  8. patlike

    I’m enjoying it, Robo. I wish I was playing it now, tbh.

    #8 7 years ago
  9. patlike

    Syrok! Long time no type.

    #9 7 years ago
  10. Whizzo

    I enjoyed the demo and picked up a copy of the US version from Play-Asia (it’s region free) for £28.

    Playing it on Agent it was pretty tricky at times and kept me entertained for a decent length of time, the fighting is great, the shooting is tough and the driving is terrible! So it’s just as well that there’s only one driving section.

    If you play through it on Trainee level it’s a hell of a lot easier than the other difficulties so don’t play it on that, it’s Jason Bourne with stabilisers on.

    #10 7 years ago
  11. Syrok

    I’m still in Australia (most overrated country ever…) and the internet is expensive if you are not in one of the 6 major cities. :)

    I’ve been reading quite a bit though.

    I’ll be back home soon though.

    #11 7 years ago
  12. Blerk

    I must be the perfect tool, because I’ve been used by both the Swiss Army and MacGyver.

    #12 7 years ago
  13. Whizzo

    Used by MacGyver? Blerk = paper clip and some chewing gum.

    #13 7 years ago
  14. Blerk

    I’m a rocket launcher now!

    #14 7 years ago
  15. Psychotext

    The perfect tool or a perfect tool?

    #15 7 years ago
  16. morriss

    Psychotext wins.

    #16 7 years ago
  17. Killerbee

    I’m The Perfect Tool!

    Get it here ladies: available for all your banging and screwing needs. :D

    Ahem.

    /coat

    #17 7 years ago
  18. evilashchris

    I’m the perfect tool of my wife, not only do I cook, clean AND do the washing up, I also bought her puzzle quest, which satisfies her like no man ever could. She can piss off with the ironing mind.

    360 please!

    (oh! and my second name is O’Toole, does that win points?).

    #18 7 years ago
  19. patlike

    Syrok: Nice. I lived over there for a year. Fun, but I didn’t want to stay.

    Great tools answers here, chaps. I promise you I’m a bigger tool than all of you, so don’t be shy.

    #19 7 years ago
  20. Psychotext

    Patlike’s tool intimidates me.

    #20 7 years ago
  21. Blerk

    There was a young fellow from Poole
    Who wished for a much bigger “tool”
    He bought from the ‘net
    But what did he get?
    A 12-inch screwdriver, the fool.

    #21 7 years ago
  22. patlike

    It’s tool-frenzy. I might go for a lie down.

    #22 7 years ago
  23. Psychotext

    How will you become the perfect weapon if you keep falling asleep in the middle of the day?

    #23 7 years ago
  24. morriss

    He sleeps with one eye open
    Gripping his pillow tight

    EXIT LIGHT!!!

    #24 7 years ago
  25. Killerbee

    My Perfect Tool Haiku:

    O! My Perfect Tool!
    Radiant in the sunshine,
    Scaring the children.

    #25 7 years ago
  26. Psychotext

    I love this place. :D

    #26 7 years ago
  27. Blerk

    glol! I insist that Killerbee is a winner.

    #27 7 years ago
  28. patlike

    KB – hahaha

    morriss – You know it. Constantly alert.

    PT – My brain has afternoon failure. I’m trying to teach it not to, but it insists on shutting down. Biology’s rubbish.

    #28 7 years ago
  29. patlike

    Agree. You’ve got one, KB.

    #29 7 years ago
  30. Psychotext

    This is all irrelevant anyway. We have the perfect tool:
    here.

    :D

    #30 7 years ago
  31. patlike

    :o

    *wants*

    #31 7 years ago
  32. morriss

    Sorry about the edit, Psycho. Much neater now though, eh?

    #32 7 years ago
  33. Psychotext

    You leave my posts alone you tool!

    #33 7 years ago
  34. Killerbee

    \o/

    Thanks guys. :)

    I have to say this is much better than any EG random-winner-drawn-out-of-a-virtual-hat compo that the people who actually read and post on the site have virtually no chance of winning.

    I feel slightly guilty though because I don’t actually have either a 360 or a PS3. Does it make me a bad person if I just go and trade this for Super Smash Bros: Brawl instead? Actually, if any of the regulars really want this and would like to do a swap, I’m up for that.

    #34 7 years ago
  35. patlike

    Do what you want with it :)

    #35 7 years ago
  36. Killerbee

    Cool.

    Shall I email you my address or do you want me to wait until next week?

    #36 7 years ago
  37. Blerk

    Swapping it for BRAWL? How could you? :-D

    #37 7 years ago
  38. patlike

    Nah, go ahead. I won’t mail it until next week though, if that’s OK.

    #38 7 years ago
  39. trav

    There once was a man from Poole,
    Who was convinced he had a very large tool.
    He went to the park,
    and got it out for a lark,
    but was nicked for being a pedophilic fool.

    The last line falls apart. \o/

    #39 7 years ago
  40. patlike

    :D

    #40 7 years ago
  41. Killerbee

    Mail’s away! :)

    #41 7 years ago
  42. patlike

    Cheers chap.

    #42 7 years ago
  43. 303

    I too am a tool of the state, working for the DfT (Department for Tools). We basically watch over all of the tools in the UK making sure they behave themselves and adding any offending tools to the Tool Register. It is a very exciting and dynamic job.

    You can see the tool register for yourself at http://www.screwfix.com just in case you want to check up on your neighbour’s tools. You can never be too sure.

    #43 7 years ago
  44. keithyg

    i am the tool cause i love gaming and love this website and the bourne movies and i never won anything in my life seriuosly ( please )

    #44 7 years ago
  45. titan88

    i am perfect tool becasue i am awesome. no i am serious. i am awesome and i can kill you with my awesomeness, maybe not the kill part maybe just knock you out with my awesomeness. i am awesome.
    360

    #45 7 years ago
  46. keithyg

    yes this is keithyg again and please i want the ps3 verison

    #46 7 years ago
  47. morriss

    I own all three Bourne films on HDDVD and rebuy them on Blu Ray when they eventually get released. That makes me the awesomest.

    #47 7 years ago
  48. Killerbee

    Awesome with a hint of tragedy, perhaps morriss? :D

    /hides complete Red Dwarf DVD and VHS collections

    #48 7 years ago
  49. Tejstar

    Yes, I am the perfect tool
    I’m always on top of the ball
    I fight away the ghouls
    The ladies? Well they just drool
    Especially when I emerge from the pool
    No one dares to call me a fool
    If they do, I turn them blue

    I’ve surprised I’ve made this rhyme
    Although it’s taken an awfully long time
    I can’t seem to stop
    And my brains beginning to rot
    Before I decide to flee
    I’d like it on the three-six-tee!

    #49 7 years ago
  50. Tejstar

    Sorry for inflicting that on you guys – it was the best I could come up with!

    :?

    #50 7 years ago
  51. yupyup

    I’m proud not to be a perfect tool

    #51 7 years ago
  52. morriss

    Killerbee: :D

    #52 7 years ago
  53. phAge

    I am the perfect tool because… I am schooled in 4 different small-arms weapons, 2 support-weapons and heavy machineguns, hand grenades (ordinary and phosphorous), as well as armed and unarmed combat. Chuck Norris is afraid of ME.

    Also, I’m 100% heterosexual.

    #53 7 years ago
  54. morriss

    winnAr! :D

    #54 7 years ago
  55. doctorstrange

    i’m the perfect tool because my brother asked me to put something funny up here to win but i cant think of anything. so ill just put a picture of the greatest tool ever :
    http://cache.gizmodo.com/assets/resources/2006/11/playstation-3-grill_12.jpg

    #55 7 years ago
  56. doctorstrange

    oh and for ps3 btw

    #56 7 years ago
  57. Psychotext

    Mine arrived, thanks vg247! I’m now the perfect tool.

    \o/

    #57 7 years ago
  58. patlike

    No problem ;)

    #58 7 years ago
  59. jvman

    euro cylinder lock is the perfect tool for me.

    #59 2 years ago

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  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 is now live

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  • Harley Quinn DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight is a prequel

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  • Bloodborne Vicar Amelia summon mystery solved

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  • Steven Spielberg will direct film adaption of Ready Player One

    Steven Spielberg will direct the film adaption of the sci-fi, virtual world, video game themed novel Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Warner Bros. bought the rights to the film in June 2010 and hired screenwriter Zak Penn to rewrite the previous draft written by Eric Eason, according to Deadline. The book takes place in […]

  • Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets shouldn’t forget about the custom audio

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  • EA explains why FIFA Ultimate Team transfer prices are now platform specific

    EA has posted a blog entry explaining its FIFA Ultimate Team transfer market price ranges which now include platform-specific pricing in order to best the coin sellers. EA said it has implemented the changes to FUT over the last several weeks because it should be “fair and fun for every player,” ultimately coming to the […]

  • Game of Thrones: Episode 3 – The Sword in the Darkness now available

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  • Bloodborne players are already documenting their crazy antics

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  • FIFA Ultimate Team celebrates sixth year in existence with giveaways

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  • Halo Online is a F2P PC game in development exclusively for Russia – video

    Halo Online is a free-to-play game which will launch this spring in Russia, and is in development with Saber Interactive. According the reveal event attended by IGN Russia, the game was designed to run well on lower-end PCs and runs on a modified Halo 3 engine. The game is set on a secret UNSC space […]

  • SteamWorld Dig Xbox One release expected in late May

    SteamWorld Dig is coming to Xbox One, developer Image & Form has announced. A firm release date hasn’t been announced, but the studio expects the title to arrive on the system in late May. “We’re preparing quite an elaborate Easter egg for the Xbox One version – a gaming thing that we really wanted to […]

  • SMITE celebrating first anniversary with a sale on skins, Ultimate God Pack

    Hi-Rez Studios is celebrating the first anniversary of SMITE with a sale. From today through Friday, March 27, the Ultimate God Pack, which includes all current and future Gods, will run you $19.99. Alll individual pre-launch skins are 50% off, and all Gem Packs will award bonus gems. In addition, from March 27-29, all SMITE […]

  • Borderlands 2 has sold around 12 million copies, says Gearbox

    Speaking with Microsoft’s Major Nelson in his podcast, Gearbox Software boss Randy Pitchford stated Borderlands 2 has sold somewhere around the 12 million mark. As of August 2014, it was announced by Take-Two in its financial report the 2012 game had sold-in 10 million units. Pitchford noted in the podcast he learned of the figures […]

  • Broken Age releasing on PS4 and Vita same day as Act 2 on PC

    Double Fine Productions has announced it will release Broken Age on the PlayStation Store next month. Act 2 will also be released on PC. The full Broken Age adventure will release on PlayStation 4 and Vita on April 28 in North America and April 29 in Europe. It features cross-buy and cross-save. Broken Age Act […]

  • Star Citizen earned another $1 million within two weeks – total hits $76 million

    Star Citizen continues its funding streak with backers pumping another $1 million into the game’s development in the last two weeks. The total earned for the space sim has now reached $76 million ($76,015,532 to be exact) with 851,395 backers contributing to the staggering figure. Star Citizen’s latest update was version 1.1 which included two […]

  • Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Resident Evil Revelations 2 and Battlefield: Hardline top Media Create charts

    Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Resident Evil Revelations 2 and Battlefield: Hardline were the big ticket debuts during the March 16-2 period in Japan, with each game claiming the top three slots on the Media Create charts, respectively. Final Fantasy Type-0 HD moved 92,094 on PlayStation 4, while Resident Evil Revelations 2 moved 73,373 units on […]

  • You can now learn English or Spanish on Xbox One with the Rosetta App

    Want to learn English or Spanish? Rosetta Stone has an App for that on Xbox One. According to the language teaching firm, Rosetta Stone’s Discover Languages, the new application teaches English and Spanish by way of immersive simulation. Users will virtually travel to learn vocabulary and grammar “necessary for real-world interactions.” Here’s how it works: […]

  • PayDay 2 and PayDay: The Heist have sold over 9 million units combined

    The PayDay franchise is a lucrative IP for Starbreeze and Overkill, as both games combined have sold over 9 million copies as of November 2014. The company has also sold over 8 million paid DLC packages since PayDay 2 was released in 2013 (via NeoGAF). In its Q2 half year report issued in February, net […]

  • Nintendo wants to “surprise” customers with NX, not expand upon existing hardware

    Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has firm wants to “surprise” players with its new NX system. Speaking in an interview with Nikkei, translated by Kotaku, Iwata wouldn’t go into details on the new system, but stated expanding on a current gaming system would be “dull.” “In the past few years, the idea of what [encompasses] a […]

  • Kojima Station show suspended

    In another episode in the the ongoing kerfuffle between Hideo Kojima and Konami, the publisher has suspended the Kojima Station web show. Recent tweets from the newly created Japanese Metal Gear Solid account confirm that Kojima Station will not be broadcast tomorrow, but would not provide a date for the next episode. The Tweets were […]

  • Watch Battle Royale for free this weekend on Xbox Live

    Square Enix is celebrating the launch of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD by offering Xbox Live members in the UK a free rental of Battle Royale. Starting Saturday, March 28 and through Sunday, March 29, Xbox Live members in the UK will be able to rent Battle Royale through the Xbox Video Store, for free. The […]

  • Bloodborne journal, part 1: managing anxiety on the path to the Cleric Beast

    Bloodborne is both like and unlike the Souls games. Brenna descends into Yharnam with reluctance and trepidation. Need help succeeding in Bloodborne? You need our Bloodborne walkthrough and boss guide. Bloodborne isn’t Demon’s Souls or Dark Souls. Let’s get that out of the way right off. I enjoyed both Dark Souls games, but it was […]

  • PS Store Easter sale discounts MGS: Ground Zeroes, Far Cry 4, more

    The Easter Sale is live on the EU PS Store, with Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes for less than £10, FIFA 15 Deluxe Edition for £30 and other savings. Some of the PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita discounts are valid through April 8, other through April 15. PlayStation Plus members can also take an […]

  • Bloodborne video: how to unlock the first shortcut in Old Yharnam

    Here’s a video for Bloodborne players showing a quick way to unlock the first shortcut in Old Yharnam. It also provides a look at things you may have missed in Central Yharnam and The Sewers, courtesy of VaatiVidya. Don’t forget, we have guides posted for the game with more updates coming soon. Bloodborne released in […]

  • Bloodborne issue prevents summons at Vicar Amelia fight

    A Bloodborne bug has prevented players calling on help to take on one of the nasty early bosses. Bloodborne bosses are significantly easier to take down in co-op. Unfortunately, at least one of them is proving difficult to find help for – and not just because not many players have obtained the Small Resonant Bell […]

  • Mass Effect 3 on sale on EU PSN, but not free

    Mass Effect 3 is discounted on the European PSN, but it’s not free. Update 2: The option to add to cart now lets you choose between the free trial or full version. The full version is on sale for £6.49 or £5.84 for PlayStation Plus members. The free trial is of course is still available, […]

  • Elite: Dangerous Race to Elite winners announced, one player makes £10,000

    The winners of Elite: Dangerous’ Race To Elite competition have been announced, with one player receiving the grand prize of £10,000. Back when Elite: Dangerous launched, developer Frontier announced a competition that would award players to first reach Elite rank in trading, exploration, or combat, a prize of £1,000 each. The grand prize – £10,000 […]

  • GTA 5 Online Heists guide: How to make the most money with Special Bonuses and Elite Challenges

    You’re not hitting heists for the good of your health. Here’s how to max cash rewards. Money. GTA Online players love it. Greenbacks are the core of the entire experience, allowing you to buy the best weapons, vehicles and stupid haircuts. Heists, as promised, gives more opportunities than ever to earn serious cash, but once […]

  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 coming tomorrow

    PlayStation 4 firmware 2.50, codenamed Yukimura, is due for release tomorrow, March 26. Firmware update 2.50 for PlayStation 4 will be launching tomorrow, March 26, Sony has announced. Codenamed Yukimura, the system update is promised to bring suspend/resume feature, trophy sync improvements, accessibility options, and much more. 2.50 has been in beta testing a while […]

  • GTA 5 Online Heists guide: adversary modes, daily objectives, free roam challenges and more

    Heists aren’t the only addition in GTA Online’s latest DLC – there’s a lot of content that can earn you big RP and cash payouts. GTA 5 Online Heists guide: adversary modes, daily objectives, free roam challenges While heists are the talking point and big payoff after more than a year of waiting, there’s a […]

  • Battlefield Hardline: what’s the best Police sniper rifle?

    What’s the best bolt-action, Police sniper rifle for the Professional class in Battlefield Hardline? Let us help you answer that question. As you’re probably aware, Battlefield Hardline weapons are class specific and faction specific. This makes deciding on a good weapon and loadout much harder than it was in Battlefield 4. Which is where Westie […]

  • Evolve 1.3 patch nerfs Wraith, adjusts Kraken

    Evolve is receiving a new patch that aims to put an end to the Wraith’s dominance. Evolve developer Turtle Rock outlined a few of the changes coming in patch 1.3. The patch brings balance changes to the monsters – mainly the Wraith – as well as other various changes to Hunters’ tools based on player […]

  • Bloodborne: watch the opening 40 minutes

    The opening minutes of Bloodborne really do set the stage for what’s to come. They’ll also help you decide if this game is for you. Arekkz Gaming has captured the first 40 minutes of Bloodborne. Complete with the opening cutscene, and the first few obstacles you’ll face. The video is commentary free, so wear headphones […]

  • YouTube will relaunch livestreaming service with focus on eSports and gaming – report

    According to industry sources, Google is preparing to relaunch YouTube’s livestreaming service with a focus on eSports and gaming. According to anonymous sources speaking to TheDailyDot, Google is planning to bring back YouTube’s livestreaming service. The company is said to have started recruiting around 50 engineers with experience in the field, “a pretty big statement […]

  • I think I’m too old for Final Fantasy 15

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  • New multiplayer mode for Splatoon announced

    Nintendo has sent over three screenshots for Splatoon along with information on the Wii U another of the title’s multiplayer modes. Called Ranked Battle, it keeps track of each player’s online ranking. Splat Zones is one of the additional ways to play online in this mode. It differs from Turf War, which is the main […]

  • 2015 WoW Arena World Championship has a $250,000 prize pool

    Blizzard has announced the WoW Arena World Championship will culminate at BlizzCon 2015. World of Warcraft 3v3 Arena teams from around the globe will compete for spot at the 2015 WoW Arena World Championship and for a share in the $250,000 prize pool. Online qualifiers will be held for North America, Southeast Asia, Australia, New […]

  • The Crew two-hour demo now available in US, tomorrow in the UK

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