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10-25-2010, 04:30 PM
Does anyone remember the first ever preorder bonus?
I definitely dont remember them in the days of Nintendo 64, then even Dreamcast era (I dont think you got Luigi in Super Mario 64 from preordering, JOKE he is not in the game so dont google it lol)
So I guess around PS2 and Original Xbox days
but what would anyone guess to be the first preorder bonus game?
10-25-2010, 04:54 PM
I got a t-shirt with San Andreas on PS2
10-25-2010, 05:03 PM
First game I ever pre-ordered: Mortal Kombat on SNES. What was that? 1991? All I got was a lousy sticker.
edit -- I was 13 at the time. No parents needed back then. lol
10-25-2010, 05:04 PM
Hrm, I know the first game I ever preordered was Railroad Tycoon on the Amiga (or maybe Robocop)... either way, the only bonus given was the fact you got to pay MORE when the game was eventually released. There was none of this, we honour the price we initial offer it at... I actually got a letter from the company I ordered Railroad from stating unless I paid a further £4.95 they would not send the game! Cheeky bastards! This was before I could order online and in the days when sending a cheque was the only way I could pay remotely - does the letter count as a bonus?
10-25-2010, 05:39 PM
The first ones I remember were the FFVII & Resident Evil 2 t shifts that came in a boxwith target preorders. Someone stole my FFVII shirt but I still own my RE2 one. Also I think I got a madcatz controller for preordering Metal Gear Solid from best buy.
10-25-2010, 06:40 PM
I pre-ordered Smackdown 2 and got a free t-shirt :D
10-25-2010, 07:45 PM
Final Fantasy XII, I preordered and got this rectangle disc, could win something with it but can't remember.. it was sort of shit bonus item tbh, thats the first of what I can remember, others I have got are much better..
DMC4 - T-shirt
Pokemon Diamond - DS Pokemon Stylus
Pokemon Platinum - Giratinna Figure
Metal Gear Solid 4 - DVD
Final Fantasy XIII - Postcards.. they up on the wall lol got 2 sets.
10-25-2010, 09:58 PM
I preordered Pokemon Stadium 2.
I totally don't remember what the bonus was, though.
10-26-2010, 02:21 AM
I got T-shirts for both Final Fantasy 7 and Crash Bandicoot-Warped back from the PS1 era. Also got the gold cartridge of Zelda-TOOT from around the same time frame.
10-26-2010, 02:22 AM
Off the top of my head, I think my first pre-order might have been Doom 3 on the original Xbox. Got a poster and a figurine of a Baron of Hell.
10-26-2010, 03:41 AM
I remember getting a Gamecube version of Ocarina of Time for pre-ordering Wind Waker.
10-26-2010, 10:38 AM
I remember getting a Banjo-Kazooie plush when my parents got us Banjo-Kazooie. Thats the first one I ever got.
10-26-2010, 11:30 AM
honestly cant remember prob tekken 6 dlc
10-26-2010, 08:59 PM
I remember getting a Banjo-Kazooie plush when my parents got us Banjo-Kazooie. Thats the first one I ever got. I thought that came with a Mumbo plush. I'm pretty sure it came with one when I got it. Or maybe that was Banjo-Tooie.
10-26-2010, 10:06 PM
I thought that came with a Mumbo plush. I'm pretty sure it came with one when I got it. Or maybe that was Banjo-Tooie.
It was Banjo-Tooie.
10-26-2010, 10:13 PM
Are you guys sure some of these aren't just limited edition bonuses?
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