You’ve obtained to pay for the privilege to purchase sure video video games from Amazon now. GTA 5 on PS4 has been added to the Prime Exclusives program, that means you may’t purchase it with no Prime subscription . You possibly can nonetheless purchase the sport from third events, simply not Amazon straight. Right here’s a press release from Amazon confirming:
“Every now and then, Amazon gives unique choice and pricing on choose objects for Prime members. Clients who should not Prime members can sign-up for a 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime to profit from these unique costs or they will buy this stuff or related merchandise from third occasion sellers typically fulfilled and shipped by Amazon.”
The PS4 model has a barely deeper low cost than the Xbox One model, which might be why we’re solely seeing it for Sony’s console. The highest of of the web page additionally highlights an enormous advert for the truth that you get 20% off preordering any video games by way of prime, so it’s not tough to see the best way through which Amazon is focusing on avid gamers for Prime subscriptions. 20% off unreleased video games is a strong deal, in any case, for those who plan to utilize Prime’s different companies. I nonetheless are inclined to advise in opposition to preorders usually, in fact.
If the corporate expands this to what different websites are reporting to seeing within the UK, don’t count on avid gamers to be all that pleased about it.