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Xbox One pre-orders now open at ASDA

Monday, 3 June 2013 11:41 GMT By Dave Cook

Xbox One pre-orders have opened at UK supermarket chain ASDA, and you can reserve a console right now for a small fee.

In a press release sent to VG247 this morning, ASDA confirmed that customers can reserve an Xbox One console for £20 via its online store ASDA Direct. The site currently has no release date listed.

Simply head to the product page if you want to place your order. Any takers?

Meanwhile, Microsoft has re-iterated that its Xbox One E3 conference will not just focus on TV, but on games instead.

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37 Comments

  1. Pytox

    wouldn’t even give 1£ for it

    #1 2 years ago
  2. spazman

    I reserve the right not to.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. misieque

    Nah, I already got VCR.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. ps3fanboy

    reserve a £499 xbone and pay £20 on top of that… awesome!… but wait you need a couple of games, extra controller and a charging station too.. oh dang it cost a whopping £899 and you will have to pay a £20 on top of that. talk about great service… and when you come home you discover you will have to pay another £250 every year to be able to play online, talk to your friends or use netflix etc. so after you have paid outta your butt you finally get to start using it and it is all about the tv tv tv tv tv tv tv… then you lose internet connection and your left with an unusable brick for hours, LMAO!

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Kanok

    I want one :D

    #5 2 years ago
  6. ps3fanboy

    @5 first idiot with face down and ass up have arrived, u get ready for the micro$haft, LMAO!!!

    #6 2 years ago
  7. Kanok

    @6 Sorry, I don’t have a problem with GayStation brand bro.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. Lengendaryboss

    @PS3fanboy
    Brought to you by your alter-ego @Kanok :D

    #8 2 years ago
  9. Froseidon

    @8 Oh god its everywhere T_T

    #9 2 years ago
  10. KineticCalvaria

    Troll fight!

    #10 2 years ago
  11. backup

    zero pre order confirmed

    #11 2 years ago
  12. Irani

    GayStation LOOOOOOOOL :)

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Dragon246

    I think we have a match for ps3fanboy now.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Erthazus

    and for you too, Sony246.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Lengendaryboss

    ^ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JDxSnQqAYeY

    #15 2 years ago
  16. Kanok

    @8 It’s not your business, what am i wrong as i said “i want one”? ps3fanboy just a piece of sh..t.

    #16 2 years ago
  17. harr0w

    @4 Not to add fuel to the fire but how much you think your gonna spend on the ps4 launch day. It will be the same if not more

    #17 2 years ago
  18. Lengendaryboss

    @Kanok
    Nothing it was a joke aimed at PS3fanboy, i never judge what consoles/games people enjoy/dislike.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. ps3fanboy

    @16 your a ass clown that don’t see micrsoft is taking you on a dick ride, but it will be a rude awaking at e3 for you buddy…

    @17 i can promise you it will be less, because there will be no yearly online fee. you will also have more games, no drm and you can play it if your internet goes…

    #19 2 years ago
  20. eddy27

    HA HA HA HA AHA

    #20 2 years ago
  21. ps3fanboy

    @18 says the ‘pc master race’ while he try to hold the face and not cracking into laughing…

    #21 2 years ago
  22. Samoan Spider

    @19 You don’t know if PSN will remain free, you don’t know if there’ll be more games, you don’t know if there’ll be DRM because it’s likely to be up to the publishers and you don’t know if the DRM the publishers choose to introduce involves being online at all times. After all as Sony say, ‘we’re leaving that up to the publishers’!

    #22 2 years ago
  23. harr0w

    @19 DRM, online services and weather your internet is on or not does not determine how much you will spend on console, extra controllers, games at launch which will be a bomb ps4 or xb1. #just saying

    #23 2 years ago
  24. Dragon246

    I would say first unneeded comment was #6.
    There is no need for personal attacks on someone for their preference.

    #24 2 years ago
  25. ps3fanboy

    @20 oh are you crying??… the internet to though for you?… THEN TAKE A FUCKING REST BABY AND GET YOUR FACTS STRAIGHT! you brainwashed xbot..

    #25 2 years ago
  26. Lengendaryboss

    @21 ??????

    #26 2 years ago
  27. Samoan Spider

    @25 My irony meter just exploded. Did you just tell someone to get their facts straight………………..?

    #27 2 years ago
  28. harr0w

    ^×^ *chuckles*

    #28 2 years ago
  29. eddy27

    @25 “ps3fanboy”

    1- What makes you feel the need to troll some XOne news ?.
    2- Why don’t you answer #22 and disprove what he has said with real facts?. Especially “How do you know PSN is free” for PS4 ? as SONY have not said any such thing.

    #29 2 years ago
  30. ps3fanboy

    @22+23 look the siamese twins have spoken, one brain brings them together, it is amazing.

    @24 it wasn’t me that draw first blood and if you think i am gonna sit back and just take it, think again…

    #30 2 years ago
  31. ps3fanboy

    @29

    i don’t troll i tell what have been reported here on vg247. why you so defensive?.. cant handle the xbone always online and have drm, so you wish it on everything else to justify your choice the xbone… sony have gone public and said psn will be free and like it is today. you can look it up yourself vg247 wrote about that to.. the earlier pre-order was a hoax and you bite, lol… pre-orders don’t mean nothing, sales does. end of story.

    #31 2 years ago
  32. eddy27

    @31

    So tell me EXACTLY WHERE SONY have confirmed there will be “NO CHARGE WHATSOEVER” to use PSN ONLINE on the PS4?.

    #32 2 years ago
  33. Samoan Spider

    @30 Ad hominem. Weak. I made reasonable statements and you can’t come back with answers based in fact. Pathetic troll is pathetic. Time and time again I give you the chance of a sensible debate and each and every time you fall back to your childish remarks or insults. Shame really and I ought to feel sorry for you.

    #33 2 years ago
  34. Dragon246

    @30,
    Please do tell me what riled you up in #5 when he simply stated that he want an x1.

    #34 2 years ago
  35. ps3fanboy

    @32 i just did and your arguments hit the bottom of the barrel, you lost there buddy. now cry selves to sleep over it. you will be the laughing stock at e3 desperate xbot.

    #35 2 years ago
  36. eddy27

    @35
    I took my post down to a level where you can verify your answers one at a time to make it easier for you as you seem to have trouble being able to do it.
    So just to verify -

    Tell me “EXACTLY WHERE” Sony have confirmed there will be “NO CHARGE WHATSOEVER” to use PSN ONLINE on the PS4?.

    #36 2 years ago
  37. harr0w

    Hilarious

    #37 2 years ago

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  • Here’s the launch trailer for Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered

    A launch trailer for Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered has been released after an Amazon listing was revealed for it over the weekend. Key upgrades include: High-definition Graphics — All of the in-game textures have been meticulously recreated in HD for mobile and desktop. Widescreen Support – A true widescreen (not cropped) view strengthens the game’s […]

  • The open beta for Battlefield Hardline will be dated tomorrow

    The exact dates as well as more information on the Battlefield Hardline open beta will be shared tomorrow. This is according to the latest blog post from developer Visceral Games. “We’ll share the exact dates and info on the Battlefield Hardline open beta tomorrow,” wrote Visceral boss Steve Papoutsis. “Stay tuned, thanks again, and keep […]

  • Upcoming Hearthstone patch to apply balance change to Undertaker

    An upcoming Hearthstone patch will apply a balance change to the Undertaker card, Blizzard has announced. After the release of Goblins vs Gnomes, Blizzard said it kept an “eye on the state of game balance” as more matches were played using the additional cards. Released with The Curse of Naxxramas, Undertaker is considered an overly […]

  • February Games with Gold offers up Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons

    The free games on offer in February via Xbox Live Games with Gold have been announced. Xbox Live Gold members on Xbox One can download #IDARB during February. Xbox 360 users can grab Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons from February 1-15, when it will be replaced by Sniper Elite V2 from February 16 -28. […]

  • Kinguin blames unidentified Russian for deactivated Far Cry 4 keys

    Third-party game key seller Kinguin is issuing refunds to those who found their games deactivated through Ubisoft’s Uplay service. Customers which purchased keys for Assassin’s Creed: Unity, Far Cry 4, The Crew and Watch Dogs are affected. Kinguin said 4,600 customer tickets were submitted over the last 72 hours and 35 out of 3,400 of […]

  • Video Unlimited to be re-branded as PlayStation Video starting in February

    Like Music Unlimited, Sony’s Video Unlimited service is being replaced and re-branded PlayStation Video. PlayStation Video will become part of PlayStation Network to streamline digital services for the over 64 million PSN users. PlayStation Video and PlayStation Music will be added to PSN which is already a destination point for the PlayStation Store, PlayStation Plus, […]

  • Spotify arrives on PlayStation Music this spring, Music Unlimited closing

    Spotify will launch on PlayStation Network this spring as part of a new music destination called PlayStation Music. PlayStation Music is a replacement for Music Unlimited, and those with a PSN account can link to Spotify which can be used just for music, or when playing games on PlayStation 4. Existing playlists from current Spotify […]

  • Closed beta for Alone in the Dark: Illumination starts tomorrow

    The private beta period for Alone in the Dark: Illumination starts on January 29. Those who pre-order the game via Steam, will automatically be included in the beta, enabling them to provide feedback on the first campaign in single-player mode. An additional beta period will be announced in the weeks leading up to launch. The […]

  • Majora’s Mask Special Edition New 3DS XL available once more on UK store

    UK residents who want to get their hands on the shiny Majora’s Mask Special Edition New 3DS XL can once again pre-purchase it through the Nintendo UK Store. If you want one, you better hurry because units will likely go rather fast. Only one per customer is allowed, and once you drop £209.99 on it, […]

  • Nintendo Q3: 1.9M New 3DS models sold, Wii U lifetime sales hit 9.2M

    New 3DS XL has sold 1.3 million units as of December 31, 2014, Nintendo announced in its Q3 financial results today. New 3DS moved 580,000 units by the end of the same period. Lifetime sales of both systems combined total a little under 1.9 million. Combined global sales for current 3DS models available in Europe […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s exo zombies reanimate a familiar format

    Advanced Warfare’s exo suits manage to bring an undead format back to life. Dave Cook welcomes zombies back to Call of Duty. “The challenges start to spike early so seasoned zombie slayers needn’t worry about being coddled.” Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s first DLC went live this week, dropping four very solid maps for multiplayer […]

  • YouTube app and Maps will be removed from PS Vita

    Sony said that it will end support for the YouTube and Maps apps, as well as remove the “near” feature in an upcoming firmware update. Sony has revealed that a system update releasing in March will remove the Maps app and prevent the “near” feature from obtaining location address or display maps, making it redundant. […]

  • There is a Destiny loot cave Easter egg in Dying Light

    Dying Light is the latest game to take a jab at Destiny by having its own loot cave. Destiny’s infamous loot cave has been recreated in Dying Light, sort of. Of course the loot cave in Dying Light is only an Easter egg and doesn’t actually net you any loot. Instead, upon entering it, you […]

  • Resident Evil: Revelations 2 supports co-op in story mode, but only offline

    You can play the campaign of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 in co-op, but not online. 4gamer spoke to producers of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 and made out with a few details concerning story, setting and more. The site confirmed that while you will be able to switch between characters in the single player, and have […]

  • The Witcher 3 may have a permadeath “Insanity” mode

    Although not yet confirmed, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt developer CD Projekt RED is working on a difficulty mode dubbed “Insanity” that will delete your save if you die. During Monday’s Twitch stream, the developer took a few questions from the chat and we’ve got a bunch of answers. There are many interesting little bits […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition is the most successful launch for BioWare, based on sales

    Dragon Age: Inquisition is responsible for the most successful launch in developer BioWare’s history, according to EA. During last night’s EA Q3 2015 earnings call, the publisher said that Dragon Age: Inquisition was the most successful launch for developer BioWare. Today, we get a bit more detail. “In particular, Dragon Age: Inquisition had by far […]

  • Here’s a walkthrough of one mission from Far Cry 4 Hurk Deluxe DLC

    Far Cry 4′s latest DLC pack, Hurk Deluxe, seems like good fun, judging from this video. The Hurk Deluxe Pack was released today on all platforms. It comes with five new missions. The video below takes a look at the “Call of the Wild” mission. In the walkthrough you’ll get to see some of the […]

  • Battlefield Hardline beta date confirmed on Xbox Store

    The beta date for Battlefield Hardline has popped up on the Xbox Store, confirming the rumoured date. The listing for the Battlefield Hardline beta is available for anyone to see right now on the Xbox Store. Granted, it’s for Xbox 360, but unless EA is starting this beta early on Xbox 360, this will pretty […]

  • GTA player flies jets backwards in impressive stunts

    Doing stunts with jets in GTA 5 can be impressive, but it’s nothing like flying them backwards. Making videos of your jet stunts has become too mainstream. Which is why the latest video from YouTube channel GTA5Videos is all about defying that. The video below features some insane stunts mostly done by flying jets backwards, […]

  • CoD: Advanced Warfare balance patch out, System Hack nerfed, HBRa3 buffed

    The latest patch to Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is here with some major changes to game balance. Making good on the promise to nerf System Hack, developer Sledgehammer Games has released the latest patch to Advanced Warfare to do just that, and much more. The patch is out now on Xbox platforms, with PlayStation […]

  • Grinding three purples in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel may crash your game [UPDATE]

    Update: Gearbox Software has announced there’s currently a hot-fix in place for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel as a temporary solution to crashes caused with the DLC update. Until a permanent fix can be made, the hotfix should correct crashing issues. All will be fixed in the next major game update. Original Story A bug that snuck […]

  • Havoc maps up the tempo for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

    Dave Cook dons his Exo suit to find the new Havok DLC maps a great change of pace for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Given that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare places great emphasis on verticality, it’s little wonder that Sledgehammer Games has designed the first of its four DLC map packs with elevation and […]

  • G2A responds to deactivated Far Cry 4 keys debacle

    G2A, one of the third-party sellers that were named in the ongoing episode of deactivated Far Cry 4 keys has decided to release a statement. G2A is a well known third-party key sellers online. Most users know it through its sponsorship deals with many YouTube and Twitch channels. The service sells keys both through its […]

  • Petroglyph’s Victory resurfaces with Korean co-developer

    End of Nations, Mytheon and Grey Goo developer Petroglyph Games seems to have salvaged a stalled project. Victory popped up back in early 2013 after Trion Worlds took End of Nations in-house. Petroglyph’s attempt to crowdfund the unusual strategy title ended in iniquity, but it vowed to do whatever it could to bring the game […]

  • Far Cry 4 Hurk Deluxe DLC now available

    Far Cry 4′s latest DLC pack adds new story missions and a pile of new weapons. Far Cry 4: Hurk Deluxe is now available on PC and Xbox platforms, and is rolling out to the PSN in line with local network updates. The pack bundles five story missions, including Yak Farm, Blood Ruby and Hurk’s […]

  • Yes, Resident Evil: Revelations 2 has microtransactions

    Resident Evil: Revelations 2 has microtransactions, but thankfully they’re not as outrageous as initial reports suggested. The subject of Resident Evil: Revelations 2′s microtransactions arose earlier today with reports filtering out of a European press event that you’ll be able to pay to keep playing after your character dies. The ramifications of this are pretty […]

  • Play mini-games to unlock Magicka 2 content

    Magicka 2 publisher Paradox Interactive has invited fans to earn in-game rewards by playing other games. The Magicka website will host various mini-games in the build up to Magicka 2′s launch later this year on PC and PS4. Playing these games controbutes to a community score total which will eventually unlock in-game content as well […]

  • Deactivated Far Cry 4 keys were purchased through Origin

    Far Cry 4 owners who found their games deactivated without warning may be surprised to learn where they came from. Many copies of Far Cry 4 purchased through third-party re-sellers have been deactivated without notice. Although resellers affected by the deactivations argued that they had made authorised purchases, Ubisoft has denied this. The publisher told […]

  • Will Assassin’s Creed visit Japan in 2016?

    The next Assassin’s Creed game after Victory may finally bring ninja and assassins together. An Assassin’s Creed fan has spotted what certainly looks like a heavy hint that the next game after Victory will be set in Japan. Ubisoft forums member Cornik22 was looking through the Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag official art book when […]

  • Resident Evil HD modder aims to restore original, terrible voice acting

    Resident Evil and its early sequels are justifiably famous for their simply dire voice acting. Some Resident Evil fans feel they just can’t enjoy the experience of exploring Umbrella facilities if someone isn’t talking at them with absolutely no regard for pacing, content or tone. As a result, modder Bunny has stepped up to the […]

  • Record iPhone sales drive Apple to revenue spike

    The iPhone is still going strong – in fact, it’s selling better than ever. Apple has announced its financial results for the quarter ending December 27 2014, exceeding expectations with a 29.5% increase in revenues to $74.6 billion. This was a new record for the company. One of the key factors in this spike is […]

  • HoloLens has “mind-blowing” potential for games, says Microsoft CEO

    Microsoft’s VR wearable HoloLens is going to be great for games, according to CEO Satya Nadella. Speaking to investors, Nadella made Microsoft’s entertainment plans for the device explicit. “It’s also getting clearer how the games people love today will evolve to mind-blowing experiences in the future when designed for the mixed reality that Windows 10 […]