Originally Posted by laxplaya88
If you pre-order the game online it ships a day after of the release of the game. Check your local game store and ask them when they will have the game available for you to buy. This is the only way you will be able to obtain the information you are seeking.
you're a newbie. it ships the day BEFORE the release.
say the game releases in-store on the 19th. if you were to pre-order it online, it would ship the 18th, so then, the people that got next-day shipping would receive it the very day of release.