Pete Hines, VP of PR at Bethesda has taken to Twitter to excuse fans from work, school or other engagements that might otherwise prevent them from playing Prey on the day of its launch.

We’re not quite sure about the authenticity of Hines’ alleged qualifications (impressive as they are) but hopefully, this unofficially official certificate provides you with a decent excuse to spend the day (or three) bashing water coolers, potted plants and coffee cups in hopes of ridding your immediate environment of those pesky mimics. Prey is out today on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC and you can watch our Prey live-streaming event here! We’ll be giving away some epic prizes and scaring ourselves silly from 3 pm until 5 pm AEST.

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