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I pre-ordered BF3 on Origin a month ago and got a confirmation email, but it still hasn't shown up on my account, nor has payment went through my VISA. I asked EA support chat and the person told me not to worry about it. Has EA changed their payment policy regarding pre-orders/BF3 or am I getting the run around here?
Edited by OrangeBunnies - 7/24/11 at 11:29pm
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I think they charge when it's released. When I pre-ordered SWTOR through Origin, they charged the $5.00 pre-order fee but not the other $55.

Edit: Misread your post. If there was no preorder fee for BF3, then you should be charged the retail price once the game releases. As long as you have your confirmation email, you can use that as your records if something happens to get mixed up later.

Though if you're still concerned about it, you can try asking them again until they give you a detailed answer.
Edited by Cranapple - 7/24/11 at 11:57pm
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