Just recieved this email explaining how if you pay more money you'll get to have better items than other people in Auto Assault:
AUSTIN, Texas, May 11,
2005—NCsoft® Corporation (KSE: 036570.KS), the
world's leading developer and publisher of
online computer games, announces the beginning of its North American pre-order
campaign for Auto
Assault™. Pre-order boxes will
begin to appear on store shelves this week at retail outlets throughout the
United States and Canada.
who pre-order Auto Assault will
receive a special in-game weapon only available in the pre-sale boxes, plus a
loot bonus. In addition, the pre-order CD contains art, screens, wallpapers, and
music tracks. Customers who purchase this special edition pre-order box and
register the product will also be eligible to participate in beta testing events
and given a head start over other players before the commercial launch of the
That weapon had better be only for show or else it's pretty lame.