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Many retail stores have been doing it for a while now; but now the United Kingdom’s largest game retailer, GAME, are offering Steam Wallet codes in denominations of £5, £10, £20 and £50. The original deal was between Valve and GAME, so it not confirmed whether or not you can use these in purchasing other games off of Steam or just towards Valve games only. Exact details of the agreement between Valve and GAME were not made public.
Also, GAME is offering an extra 33% trade-in value on select games towards the Steam Wallet Codes. The Business Development Director of Valve, Jason Holtman had this to say about the agreement:
GAME is the leading retailer of gaming content in the UK – one of the world’s largest gaming markets. By making Steam Wallet codes available at GAME, we are together delivering more purchasing options for gamers.
So PC gamers, are you interested in this new agreement? Will it be able to help you even more, despite how easy it is to buy games off of Steam already?
So here at IVG we like to bring you to the edge of awesome to keep Geeking, and what could be ber Geekier than a replica Valve Portal Gun which is a LIMITED EDITION 5000 piece, run worldwide.
We stumbled across this amazing replica over at Play.com and though we should share it with our fellow fans.
So tell me more about the replica i hear you say?The Valve Portal gun is one of the most requested video game replicas of all time, the Aperture Science Handheld Portal Device (ASHPD) can now be your is a Life size 1:1 scale replica measures nearly 30″ in length. It features both orange and blue LED lights and a 3 way switch allows you to select blue, orange or off and when you pull the trigger you activate the unique sounds that correspond to each colour. This life size replica of the ASHPD will make you feel like you’re really in the testing facility searching for cake and challenging GlaDOS. The Portal Device is lightweight to fit nicely in one hand.
- Life size 1:1 scale replica of the Handheld Portal Device
- Orange and blue LED lights
- Unique sounds that correspond to each color (Pull the trigger to activate the unique sounds)
- 3 way switch: blue, orange & off
- extendable & posable claws
- Weighted so it does not roll or require a stand to sit on a flat surface
- Officially licensed Portal / Portal 2 collectible made by NECA
- Limited to 5000 pieces worldwide
- Dimensions: 8.5″ wide (back shell), 30″ long (longer with claws fully extended)
- Batteries: 3 C batteries (not included)
The ASHPD is on the interwebz priced at $139.99 over at ThinkGeek with a release date of “This Spring 2012” and unfortunately already Out of stock.
For those of you in Europe your luck is in as over at Play.com the price has already been slashed from £120.00 down to £99.99 and due for release on 15 May 2012 and Still in stock so grab your pre-order while you can!