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Activision announces Blur preorder bonuses

Wednesday, 5th August 2009 17:08 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

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Activision sent over a mailer detailing the pre-order bonuses for Blur.

You can view the full thing ater the break.

Bonuses include extra goodies for each different retail offering. GameStop bonus includes an exclusive Multiplayer Advantage Booster Kit unlocking the Ford Bronco, Double Fans bonus for the first ten multiplayer races (nets you more money), and the Last Man Standing survival mode.

Best Buy is offering day one purchase incentive which includes a code to unlock he Dodge Hennessey Viper, while Game Crazy purchasers will net double money for the first single-player races played.

A solid release date has yet to be announced for PC, PS3 or Xbox 360, but all referenced retail stores have it hitting on November 3.


We wanted to give you a heads-up regarding Blur’s pre-order and day 1 purchase incentives. Currently, those who pre-order the game at GameStop or Hollywood GameCrazy will get the following bonuses:

GameStop – Reserve Blur at GameStop and get:

o Exclusive Multiplayer Advantage Booster Kit

o This GameStop exclusive Booster Kit gives you unparalleled multiplayer benefits:

§ Unlock a heavy, off-road powerhouse – the Ford Bronco in Multiplayer and shunt the competition into the next millennium!

§ Survival Multiplayer Mode (Last Man Standing) – a mode where survival and causing the most destruction wins the battle.

o Double Fans for the first ten multiplayer races increases your upgrades, power-ups and additional car abilities!

§ More fans mean a sustained ability to earn cash to buy upgrades, power-up slots and cars.

o Be sure to head to the following links to pre-order Blur from GameStop:

§ Xbox 360: http://www.gamestop.com/Catalog/ProductDetails.aspx?product_id=75074

§ PS3: http://www.gamestop.com/Catalog/ProductDetails.aspx?product_id=75074

§ PC: http://www.gamestop.com/Catalog/ProductDetails.aspx?product_id=75076

Hollywood GameCrazy – Reserve Blur at Hollywood GameCrazy and get:

o Double your cash during the first three single player races.

§ More cash means faster access to better power-ups and cars in both SP and MP modes!

o Head into your local Hollywood GameCrazy store and pre-order Blur today!

Additionally, Best Buy is offering a great day 1 purchase incentive for Blur:

· Best Buy – Day 1 Purchase Incentive

o Those who head into Best Buy and pick up Blur on day 1 will receive an exclusive access code to unlock the 600 horsepower Dodge Hennessey Viper early in multiplayer and be the envy of the racetrack.

o Be on the lookout for Best Buy to update their web site with Blur’s day 1 purchase incentive information in the coming weeks.

§ …additionally, you can head over to http://www.bestbuy.com to pre-order Blur today!

Blur is the ultimate powered-up racing experience, dropping players into heart-pumping, electrified action with multiple cars trading paint as they charge towards the finish line. Drivers careen through real-world track locations packed with fast curves, sneaky alternate routes and hair-raising jumps in over 60 licensed cars as they collect intense power-ups, including the ability to blast other cars out of the way with huge bursts of energy, boost their speed, and more. The game’s story unfolds through Bizarre Creations’ unique and innovative community-based interface, enabling players to build a network of allies, rivals, fans and personalized racing experiences with friends both inside and outside the game. Blur delivers a new style of racing experience for all gamers.

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4 Comments

  1. SticKboy

    NOBODY CARES

    #1 5 years ago
  2. frostquake

    Um…Yeah what StickDude said..”NOBODY CARES!”

    #2 5 years ago
  3. Captain Fruitloop

    Does seem to be a serious lack of love for Blur so far. Bizarre Creations are a great studio, and their track record for racer games is superb, so why is there such a ‘meh’ factor hanging about this game?

    #3 5 years ago
  4. Filofax

    Its not so much a lack of love for Blur as a lack of interest in the greedy bastards that are Activision.

    #4 5 years ago

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