Honestly? We were as shocked and appalled as you when we heard that EA had made a last minute decision not to bring Titanfall to South Africa. Four days before launch and with pre-orders in, the news that firm’s flagship game won’t be available here is annoying, to say the least.

Will people power win EA over? Let’s find out. Enterprising gamers have started a Build Our Titans ZA campaign which is running over Twitter, Facebook and Steam, but most importantly on the online petition site Change.org.

Want to sign the petition? There’s 750 signatories already and yours might be the one that changes EA’s mind. Might. Sign up using this link now.

Adam is the Editorial Director at htxt media. He has been writing about technology for almost two full decades now. In a previous life, he was the editor of PC Format and Digital Camera Shopper in the UK, before going on to work as a freelance journalist for seven years. His work has appeared in or on Stuff, The Guardian, Linux Format, TechRadar, Wired.co.uk, PC Gamer, Green Futures, The Journalist, The Ecologist and The Review. Adam moved to South Africa in 2012 and loves 3D printers, MakerFairs and tech hubs. He hates seafood. None of his friends remember this when cooking.