Retailer GAME have announced they will be hosting midnight openings for The Elder Scrolls Online and Batman: Arkham Knight upon the games’ respective release dates. According to GAME’s website, stores will open at around 11:45pm on the night before the launch date, allowing customers to purchase the game at midnight and then hurry off home and debate whether or not they should play it straight away or go to sleep so they can get to work on time later.
Here are the official statements from GAME’s site:
Join us on June 8th and journey into the world of Tamriel!
The Elder Scrolls® Online: Tamriel Unlimited™ is the latest chapter of the award-winning franchise – and will bring the legendary experience online to consoles for the first time. Explore the far reaches of Skyrim, the mysterious lands of Morrowind, the sprawling metropolis of Daggerfall and beyond. The choices you make, from the alliance you join to the battles you fight, will shape your destiny and the world of Tamriel.
Join us on June 22nd for the final chapter in the Arkham Series!
Set one year after the events of Arkham City, legendary developer Rocksteady brings Batman’s journey to an end as the Caped Crusader comes face-to-face with some familiar foes. The Joker may be dead, but in Batman: Arkham Knight, a lethal gallery of super villains including The Scarecrow, The Penguin, Two-Face and Harley Quinn, unite to down The Dark Knight once and for all – and a mysterious new adversary arrives to go hood-to-head with Batman.
A selection of GAME exclusive items will also be available to those who go along, including the Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited Crown Edition, which features an extra 750 crowns worth £4.79.