Drakengard 3 Collector’s Edition Available to Pre-Order in Europe – Limited to 2,000 Units

April 3rd, 2014 Ayiu

Square Enix have sought community feedback on the Drakengard 3 release plans in Europe and in response to that feedback they will be releasing a Collector’s Edition for Drakengard 3 in Europe. The Collector’s Edition will be available exclusively from the Square Enix Store (and the SE boutique for France) – The Collector’s Edition of Drakengard 3 is a very limited run with only 2,000 of them in total.

At a price of €69.99 EUR the Collector’s Edition of Drakengard 3 contains the following:

  • Clamshell Box – An eloquent display case featuring the flower that grows from Zero’s eye
  • Hardback Novella – This beautifully illustrated 160 page prequel story to Drakengard 3 (available in English language only) contains a collection of short stories written from the perspectives of each character
  • Add-on Pack – Downloadable tokens for the Ciam costume, an additional level where you play as One, Zero’s sister, and a Giant Baby Hat (yes, an enormous baby’s head for your dragon, Mikhail)
  • Music Sampler CD – A CD containing a selection of mesmerising tracks from the game’s original soundtrack, composed by Keiichi Okabe (who also created the score for Nier)
  • Double Sided Poster – A collectable double sided poster only available in the Collector’s Edition of Drakengard 3
  • The Game – While there won’t be a physical disc version of the Drakengard 3 for Europe and PAL territories, a download token will be included inside the box which you can redeem on the PlayStation Store
  • Japanese Voice DLC – Experience the game in its original audio with a download token for the original Japanese voice acting! This DLC is part of the Collector’s Edition, but will also be available for non-CE owners when you pre-order the standard digital game through the PlayStation Store (pre-orders start mid-April)

Drakengard 3 Collector’s Edition

pre-orders can be place here with a release date set for May 21

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Wolfenstein: The New Order Panzerhund Edition Available to Pre-Order – Limited to 5,000 pieces

March 26th, 2014 Ayiu

Over at the official Bethesda store, you can now pre-order the Panzerhund Edition of Wolfenstein: The New Order which is limited to 5,000 pieces.

The Panzerhund Edition comes in a vintage footlocker-style box (measuring approximately 20″ x 10.5″ x 8.5″) with a stamped number plate right above the antiqued clasp and includes the following:

  • Inside, you’ll find a classified folder affixed to the lid containing 11 classified documents (an assortment of maps, case files, and even an x-ray)
  • The bulk of the footlocker houses an 8″ articulated Panzerhund statue. Made of high quality vinyl material (PVC and ABS) the statue is hand painted, includes a base, and strikes a surprisingly menacing pose for a scaled-down replica
  • Inset in a velvet-lined tray is an exclusive Steelbook, and a set of 14 full-color weathered-looking postcards of the game’s alternate history, bound in a display book.
  • Lifting this tray reveals compartments housing a set of three high-quality, embroidered patches, and a box containing custom molded replica dog tags, looped and knotted on twine string.

The Edition costs $100 USD and does not include a copy of the game – pre-orders can be placed here

Wolfenstein: The New Order Panzerhund Edition

The current estimated ship date is May 20, 2014

Murdered: Soul Suspect Limited Edition Revealed

March 21st, 2014 Ayiu

Today Square Enix has revealed a new trailer for Murdered: Soul Suspect along with a look at the game’s Limited Edition.

The Limited Edition of Murdered: Soul Suspect includes a copy of the journal used by Ronan in the game to hunt down his killer and free access to an interactive digital strategy map, showing where to find collectibles, landmarks and side quests via a computer or tablet.

Pricing and availability has not yet been announced.

Update:
It appears that the Limited Edition of Murdered: Soul Suspect is a first edition release which means that all version of the game from the initial production are the Limited Edition.

Pre-orders can be placed at Gamestop.com for $59.99 USD

Murdered: Soul Suspect

The Witch and the Hundred Knight Limited Edition available to pre-order at NIS America

December 11th, 2013 Ayiu

NIS America have a large niche fan-base and now one of their newest localization is up to pre-order at the NIS America Online Store. The Limited Edition of The Witch and the Hundred Knight is available exclusively for the PlayStation 3 and priced at $74.99 USD.

As most loyal customers already know there will be no reprinting or remanufacturing so “sold out” actually means “sold out” and if you want to secure a copy you better hurry up as these tend to sell pretty fast.

The Limited Edition of The Witch and the Hundred Knight comes in a collector’s box and contains the following:

  • PS3 game with reversible front cover
  • Full color, hardcover art book
  • 2-disc original soundtrack with jewel case

Alongside you will also receive a Metallia Nendoroid Petite figure in a separate box.

The Witch and the Hundred Knight Limited Edition

The game is scheduled for release on March 25th, 2014.

Thanks to ce.o member rapister for the heads up!

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Collector’s Edition available to pre-order in America – Will tell you how late it is

December 11th, 2013 Ayiu

Today Square Enix has announced the Collector’s Edition of, the last game set in the Final Fantasy XIII universe, Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII.

The game will only be available on what’s just become the last generation, in written words PS3 & Xbox 360, and is hitting stores on Febraury 11th, 2014 in North America and only two days later February 14th, 2014 in Europe.

The Collector’s Edition of Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII is available exclusively through the Square Enix Online Store for $89.99 USD (~ €65 EUR) and contains the following:

  • Premium packaging featuring artwork from the Japan release
  • 80 page hardcover artbook containing Tetsuya Nomura’s original sketches of Lightning, a foreword from art director Isamu Kamikokuryo, and concept art from Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII
  • Silver embossed pocket watch
  • DLC code for Final Fantasy VII’s Aerith Gainsborough’s “Midgar’s Flower Girl” outfit

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Collector's Edition

So far the Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Collector’s Edition is only confirmed for America. No details yet on availability in Europe or Australasia.

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z Goku Edition Unveiled, Europe

November 4th, 2013 Ayiu

Today, Namco Bandai has unveiled the Goko Edition for their upcoming fighting game Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z. They also announced that the action fighter will release in Europe on January 24th.

The Goku Edition will be for sale in Europe and contains the following:

  • Exclusive Figurine - Super Saiyan Goku (~25 cm / ~10 inch)
  • Artbook of Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z – Privileged Content from the Dev Team
  • Unique In-Game content – Naruto Sage’s Costume for Goku

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z Goku Edition

No pricing or availability has been revealed yet, but once they are, you can find further details, pre-order and Day one offers on Team-Up.Eu

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 Dracula’s Tomb Premium Edition Revealed & Zavvi Exclusive Pre-Order Steelbook Edition, Europe

October 31st, 2013 Ayiu

There is no better day than today’s Halloween to let the cat out of the bag. Somehow Konami and MercurySteam must have thought the same because today they have released details on the Castlevania 2: Lords of Shadow Dracula’s Tomb Premium Edition.

Limited to 30,000 units across Europe, and exclusive to GAME in the UK, the Dracula’s Tomb Premium Edition, as the name suggests, comes with a beautiful tomb casing which includes the following:

  • Four highly detailed miniature figurines (~10 cm) designed by comic book artist Neil Googe (Judge Dredd, Wildcats)
  • A4 hardcover art book
  • Exclusive Steelbook

Castlevania 2 Lords of Shadow Dracula's Tomb Premium Edition

Konami has also have revealed that they created an alternative Steelbook Edition for pre-orders from Zavvi, which is encased in a metallic cover featuring an exclusive image of its central figure, Dracula

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2

Those pre-ordering will also receive the alternate Premium Dracula suit, a Dark Dracula costume, or a Relic Rune pack, that adds a wealth of relic items to the user’s inventory, dependent on where it is pre-ordered.

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 will be released on PS3 and Xbox 360 on 25th February 2014 in North America and on February 28th, 2014 around Europe.

Happy Halloween and many thanks to comaamen86 for sharing the news!

Tales Of Symphonia Chronicles Collector’s Edition Announced, North America

October 12th, 2013 Ayiu

Today, Namco Bandai have revealed at New York Comic Con that a Collector’s Edition for the HD re-release of Tales of Symphonia is heading to North America. The Collector’s Edition of Tales of Symphonia Chronicles will be limited to 1500 15,000 units with a price and further retail information yet to be announced.

Update: according to the Namco Bandai Store the Edition is not limted to 1500 units but to 15,000. I’m sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused!

The announcement picture below shows an own variant of the Japanese LaLaBit Market Limited Edition with a note that the appearance of each item in the NA version may be changed without prior notice. The Japanese LaLaBit Market Limited Edition of Tales of Symphonia: Unisonant Pack comes in a box drawn by animation studio Ufotable and contains the following:

  • 5x Chibi-Kyun Chara
  • Light Novel
  • 1x 10th Anniversary Greeting Card

While the North American version is supposed to come with the following:

  • 5x Chibi-Kyun Chara
  • Light Novel
  • Soundtrack

Chronicles Collector's Edition

Tales of Symphonia Chronicles will contain remakes of Tales of Symphonia and its sequel Dawn of the New World, the pack will be available exclusively for PS3 on March 31, 2014.

Thanks to our ce.o member Onyxia for sharing!

Update: according to the Namco Bandai Store the Edition is not limted to 1500 units but to 15,000. I’m sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused!

South Park: The Stick Of Truth Grand Wizard Edition Revealed

September 25th, 2013 Ayiu

After Ubisoft acquired the game South Park: The Stick of Truth, the release date was delayed again and pushed to later in 2013. Now the wait has ended. Today, Obsidian Entertainment  and Ubisoft have announced a release date for their upcoming game South Park: The Stick of Truth. The game is hitting stores on December 10th in North America and December 13th in Europe. Along with the release date Ubisoft also announced that there will be a special Grand Wizard Edition of the game. The Grand Wizard Edition will be available to pre-order exclusively at Amazon and Ubi’s Uplay store.

You can start pre-ordering the Grand Wizard Edition of South Park: The Stick of Truth on September 30th at the Uplay store for a price that’s yet to be announced with the following content:

  • Grand Wizard Cartman figure from Kidrobot – A 6″ (~15 cm) replica figure of Grand Wizard Cartman equipped with his Stick of Authority: The Grand Wizard Cartman figure is not available in stores and can only be found in the Grand Wizard Edition.
  • Kingdom of South Park Map – The entire town of South Park has been mapped for the first time in South Park history.
  • The Stick of Truth Ultimate Fellowship Pack – Unlock the ultimate fellowship with the one pack to rule them all! Choose your class and pick your perk with four exclusive Stick of Truth costumes that come equipped with special abilities. Suit up as the Necromancer Sorcerer to increase your fire damage, earn extra gold by equipping the Rogue Assassin outfit, deal extra weapon damage with the Ranger Elf costume, or raise your defense with the Holy Defender outfit. The choice is yours, New Kid

South Park: The Stick of Truth Grand Wizard Edition

Thanks to comaamen86 for the heads up!

Update: Available to pre-order at Amazon.co.uk for £74.99 GBP

FIFA 14 Player & Sports Edition available exclusively through Pop-up store at la Gaîté Lyrique, Paris (France)

September 23rd, 2013 Ayiu

Ahead of the September 26 FIFA 14 release date, Elektronic Arts have decided to offer a pre-sale three days before the official launch. So today, September 23 at 16 o’ clock & 20 o’ clock Fifa fans have a once in a life time chance to snag up one of two super limited packs at Paris. Both packs will be sold at la Gaîté Lyrique and the funds will be fully donated to the Cé Ke Du Bonheur association. Those lucky ones who managed to get one of the Editions will also have the privilege to attend the launch party of the game along with stars like Wiz Khalifa, Kavinsky, Blaise Matuidi, Soprano, Breakbot, Orelsan, Michaël Youn, Pierre Ménès and many others.

Player Edition

The Player Edition of FIFA 14 is limited to 100 units and includes the game FIFA 14 and Monster MVP Carbon Headphones for € 249 EUR (~$335 USD)

Sports Edition

The Sports Edition of FIFA 14 comes slightly cheaper for only € 89 EUR (~120 USD) and is limited to 500 units. It includes the game FIFA 14, an EA Cap and an EA T-Shirt.

Fifa 14 Player Edition

The Editions are both available for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.