Why is Gears of War 5 sold and marketed in South Africa?

Discus and support Why is Gears of War 5 sold and marketed in South Africa? in XBoX Games and Apps to solve the problem; Hi there, Gears of War 5 is being sold and marketed in South Africa, however, there are no local servers, making the multiplayer (Huge aspect of the... Discussion in 'XBoX Games and Apps' started by Arcade Hustle, Sep 9, 2019.

  1. Why is Gears of War 5 sold and marketed in South Africa?


    Hi there,

    Gears of War 5 is being sold and marketed in South Africa, however, there are no local servers, making the multiplayer (Huge aspect of the advertised product) unplayable, as the EU servers are too far away. We have pretty serious consumer protection agencies
    in SA who take these kinds of things seriously (EA's Titanfall 1 was initially pulled because of this.)

    I've raised the issue with the The National Consumer Commission (NCC) (South Africa)

    Are there any contacts from Microsoft who communications from the NCC can be forwarded to?

    Thank you.

    :)
     
    Arcade Hustle, Sep 9, 2019
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  2. denis97g Win User

    Why is Gears of War 5 sold and marketed in South Africa?

    Hi! I believe Microsoft will receive automatically a communication if it comes from an authority like the NCC or a protection agency.
  3. Grimmsel Win User

    Unable to redeem Gears of War 1 gift code from Gears of War 4 preorder

    Question: A "Gears of War 1" Code is attached to the Gears of War 4 boxed versions for the german market (The boxes with the gigantic red USK18 logos on the cover".

    Why is Microsoft doing this, if the GoW 1 Code is not redeemable in Germany?
  4. penitent7angent Win User

    GoW Ultimate Edition collection?

    I have Gears of war 1, 3 and Judgment, but Gears of War 2 isn't available in my "ready to install" list, unlike the other items, I have looked at the Xbox Live Market place and Gears of War 2 just says "Bundle Only". I have bought and played Gears of War
    Ultimate Edition from Day one, so why is just Gears of War 2 missing?
  5. bowski477 Win User

    banned from gears 3?

  6. bowski477 Win User

    cant play on line

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Why is Gears of War 5 sold and marketed in South Africa?

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