Germany bans vague release dates for pre-orders

Germany’s Higher Regional Court of Munich has ruled that without a fixed release date, you cannot offer a pre-order.

3 years ago

Germany headlines

  • Germans to get Conflict demo after all

    Eidos has moved to assure German gamers that the Xbox Live version of the Conflict: Denied Ops demo will be released in due course, and is currently in submission.“The demo has always been planned for release in Germany and will be available on Xbox Live as soon as it is through testing in our internal […]

    13 years ago
  • Codemasters looking for MMO GMs

    You could probably do this. If you can speak English, German or French, can go to live in Germany and play lots of games, then maybe ths is the job for you. Codemasters is looking for GMs to work in its support site in Dusseldorf. Here’s the ad:We’re looking for more GMs! Do you want […]

    13 years ago
  • Sony offering discounts to German HD-DVD turncoats

    Sony is offering 150 euro off the price of a Sony BDP-S300 Blu-ray player to any German customer that hands over their used HD-DVD player. This points out that HD-DVD adoption if far higher in the States, so a replication of the offer in the US isn’t likely, and there’s no word of anything similar […]

    13 years ago
  • Brain Training tops in Spain and Germany

    What the headline says. Charts for Spanish and German markets, courtesy of Media-Control GfK, via GI. Data is for the week ending January 20.Germany:1. Dr. Kawashima: Mehr Gehirn-Jogging (DS) 2. Wii Play (Wii) 3. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare (PC) 4. Dr. Kawashima’s Gehirn-Jogging (DS) 5. World of Warcraft (PC) 6. Super Mario Galaxy […]

    13 years ago