GTA 5 pre-orders open worldwide, Rockstar calls for end of trailer spam

Monday, 5 November 2012 16:46 GMT By Dave Cook

Grand Theft Auto 5 pre-orders are officially open across the globe. Rockstar Games has posted a list of UK & US retailers on its official blog. Rockstar has also asked members of its official site to stop spamming them for information on the game’s second trailer. Check out their warning below.

The blog post spools off a list of retailers offering pre-order deals. Here it is in full:

UK retailers
GAME: Xbox 360 | PlayStation 3
Play: Xbox 360 | PlayStation 3
Zavvi: Xbox 360 | PlayStation 3
HMV: Xbox 360 | PlayStation 3

American retailers
Rockstar Warehouse: Xbox 360 | PlayStation 3 (pre-orders will be available later this afternoon)
GameStop: Xbox 360 | PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 | PlayStation 3
Best Buy: Xbox 360 | PlayStation 3
Walmart: Xbox 360 | PlayStation 3

Meanwhile, impatient fans have begun spamming the Rockstar Newswire comment threads. The publisher has now officially stepped in to set the record straight with this post:

“We know you’re all very excited for the next GTA V trailer, and we’ll have more info to share with you all on that very soon. Anyone that continues to spam the comments thread of this post with demands will however have their messages removed and their commenting priviledges suspended. Thanks for your patience and understanding.”

That’s you told.