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Become the master thief across GAME retail stores tomorrow

February 27: London, UK: Square Enix® publishers of interactive entertainment products in Europe and across PAL territories, will be giving sneaky shoppers the chance to crack 1 of 10 chests in GAME™ stores across the UK from 11AM tomorrow, to mark the highly anticipated launch of Thief this Friday.

Would be thieves will be given a standard issue lock-pick, a ‘how to’ guide to picking locks and just five minutes to break into a locked chest at each participating GAME™ store. Prizes include a PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system, a high-end gaming rig from AMD, or Titan Books’ The Art of Thief signed by Nicolas Cantin, Game Director on Thief, with GAME store vouchers. Over the course of tomorrow, until the lock is cracked at each location, a total of “10” high value prizes will be given out to participants who successfully manage to pick the locks.

Participating GAME stores include:

Westfield, Stratford –


Bullring, Birmingham –


Trafford Centre, Manchester –


Meadow Hall, Sheffield –


West Quay, Southampton –


Lakeside, West Thurrock –


Norwich, NR2 1PT –


Newcastle, NE1 7XP –


James Centre, Edinburgh –


Cardiff, CF10 2ER –


To avoid disappointment, please check the relevant participating GAME™ stores twitter channels for regular updates on the competition and remaining prizes.

Related Links

Official Homepage: thiefgame.com      

Official Facebook® Page: facebook.com/thief

Follow @Thief on Twitter®: twitter.com/thief

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