Tomorrow, the Star Wars Kinect bundle is released, and to celebrate, Storm troopers will be in store at Gametraders Blacktown…
It was that time this week when Gametraders Blacktown got a cornucopia of new anime stock in, including the long-awaited Collection 12 of Bleach. I could have taken many more photos, but there would have been no room in this post to share with you all what other goodies have arrived in store.
New and recently discounted games
Mass Effect 3
Easily the biggest release this week was Mass Effect 3. The trailers for this game have been absolutely awe-inducing, not that they were really needed for those whom were already fans of the franchise. I have not yet picked up my copy, as some of you may have realised that my review of Mass Effect 2 is not yet up, indicating I haven’t finished it. After all, I need to import my saved character!! For those that do not already have a model of the Normandy as well, Gametraders Blacktown is doing a bundle where you can get the game and the model for a total of $119.95!
The sequel to the 2007 original, the plot of this instalment is written by Paul Jenkins, whom has also written The Darkness comic book series. Wield the power of the Darkness once more!! Gametraders Blacktown has you covered, already putting the game on special to make it that little bit easier to obtain!!
Today at Gametraders Blacktown, there was another of the increasingly regular cosplay competitions. There were some great entries, and I am excited to share them here with you all. The best male and female costumes will each win a copy of Naruto Shippuden Collection 8, which is due in store later this week. Results will be announced on the Gametraders Blacktown facebook page when the winners have been decided.
Note, the photos below are also available on the Gametraders facebook page. I was the only one there with a camera!!
I was having a good chat with the gentlemen from the Umbrella Corp, and learned they are part of a much larger Resident Evil Cosplay group, Project Ouroboros. They have both a website and a facebook page that interested parties can view, so click the links and check them out.
I was having a chat with Candice, whom is dressed as Baby Doll from Sucker Punch above. She is really keen on her cosplay, and even has her own Cosplay Fanpage on Facebook, where she shares images of the costumes she has made and gives advice on how to make your own. I have checked it out and it is definitely well worth a browse!!
It was a great day with fun to be had by all entrants and customers. The cosplay events always get some great costumes coming through the front door, and I look forward to seeing what people come up with next time!!