Jagged Alliance Back in Action Special and Limited Edition

January 24th, 2012 Anjelaoni

Ah yes, the Jagged Alliance series. One of my favorite strategy game, especially Jagged Alliance 2. And now there is a proper remake, not like Brigade E5 or Hired Guns. Ladies and gents, I proudly present: Jagged Alliance Back in Action. The publisher reveals three different editions.

First there is a basic edition. It contains the game, the manual and a map. Who cares, we are eager about the next two editions!

JA BiA Special Edition


– Steelbookcase

– The game, manual and map

– A exclusive novel about Jagged Alliance

– A set of playcards

And now, you gonna love this: Limited Edition

– Steelbookcase

– The game, manual and map

– Novel and playcards as well

– Soundtrack

– And a very fancy laptop bag

Whats so special about it? Its limited on 500 pieces only!

Look at this picture and tell me you love it! :-)

I’m sorry, I know, too much excitement, but I can’t help it. I’m really looking forward to the next “real” JA game.

This announcment is kind of old. I’ve waited because there was no shop who offered the LE. But that changed since today. Yaaay!

Releasedate: 9. February 2012

Platform: PC only

Prices: Basis Edition € 34.99 / Special Edition € 55.99 / Limited Edition € 84.99

Retail Edition Amazon DE
Special Edition Amazon DE
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Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City Special Edition announced

October 30th, 2011 gurpswoo1

Capcom North Amercia have announced that Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City will receive a Special Edition.

It will contain the following:

  • Steelbook with exclusive art
  • Stylized foil sleeve
  • Umbrella Security Service embroidered patch
  • Spec Ops Field Unit embroidered patch
  • Eight bonus in game weapons

Capcom have yet to released promotional pictures of the Special Edition nor any pricing, however they have confirmed the released date of 20th March 2012.

Currently the Special Edition is exclusive to the PS3 and Xbox 360 with the PC version yet to even have a release date.

Database entry: http://collectorsedition.org/game-db/resident-evil-operation-raccoon-city-special-edition-360-ntsc

Edit: We now have a picture and a price of $69.99

Thanks to Mike1888 for promo picture


Street Fighter X Tekken Special Edition

October 17th, 2011 Anjelaoni

Yoshinoro Ono revealed at the Comic Con in New York the Special Edition for Street Fighter X Tekken.

Included in the Street Fighter X Tekken Special Edition:

  • Street Fighter X Tekken Game
  • Build-It-Yourself Arcade Cabinet Bank (approximately 5”H)
  • Exclusive Prequel Comic Book by UDON
  • 36 Gems: Includes All Pre-Order Packs Plus An Exclusive Pack
  • Pre-Order Bonus: Nine Exclusive Gems Only Available For Pre-Ordering Special Edition
  • Total of 45 Gems When You Pre-Order


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Final Fantasy XIII-2: Three versions confirmed

October 17th, 2011 Anjelaoni

Namco Bandai, in association with Square-Enix, confirmed at EB Expo over the weekend that Final Fantasy XIII-2 will indeed come in more than one edition.

The news was delivered during a live playthrough demonstration on the EB Expo Arena stage. Namco Bandai confirmed later that you will be able to select of either a standard edition, a limited edition or a big-boy special edition. No details have been revealed on what the limited and special editions will contain, but Square Enix is set to reveal all this coming week.

Stay tuned for pictures coming soon. Thank you Esperino for the information! :-)


Resistance 3 Special and Survivor Edition Announced, PAL exclusive.

May 26th, 2011 gurpswoo1

Sony has announced that PAL regions will be getting two Collector’s Edition for Resistance 3.

The First is the Special  Edition which will include the following:

  • Steelbook Packaging
  • Vinyl effect Blu-ray disc
  • SRPA Black Ops skin – DLC Code
  • Infected Nathan Hale skin – DLC Code
  • Air Fuel grenade – DLC Code
  • Special multiplayer title: “Sentinel” – DLC Code
  • Multiplayer booster – DLC Code


Secondly there is a Survivor Edition which will include the following:

  • A canvas bag
  • Chimera target practice poster
  • Joseph Capelli’s journal
  • Hip flask
  • Playing cards
  • Chimera plastic toy soldiers.
  • The Special Edition of Resistance 3 above


No word on pricing or which PAL countries will get it yet, however we do know that if you pre-order the standard copy of the game you will get either some or all the DLC codes from the Special Edition as a free bonus.

Also if you pre-order the game from certain store you can get a Chimera tooth necklace.

Resistance 3 will be released on 6th September in the USA, 9th in the UK and the 7th for the rest of the world.

Thanks to Gemini-Phoenix for the info.

Sniper Ghost Warrior PS3 Survivor and Special Edition available for Pre-order

April 25th, 2011 gurpswoo1

Sniper Ghost Warrior is getting two limited edition releases, available for pre-order exclusively at game4game.at in Austria and will be released on 28th of April 2011.   Thankfully shipping is worldwide.

The first is a super limited Survivor Edition which is restricted to 200 units, it includes:

  • Original ammo box from Army stocks with a branded logo of the Sniper title (8.5 X 17.5 X 27 cm)
  • Light stick (10cm)
  • Real camouflage face paint ( Both black and green paint encased in a metal pack with internal mirror)
  • Bandana – Woodland style
  • Special Edition of sniper ghost warrior in slip case packaging
  • Sniper: Ghost Warrior Dog Tag
  • Artwork for the game
  • Sniper Chronicles, Short Stories of a sniper
  • 5 additional multiplayer maps
  • New multiplayer modes
  • Hardcore difficulty mode
  • Additional single-player challenge : Bonus Missions


The Second is a Special Edition release in Steelbook casing, it includes:

  • Sniper: Ghost Warrior Dog Tag
  • Artwork for the game
  • Sniper Chronicles, Short Stories of a sniper
  • 5 additional multiplayer maps
  • New multiplayer modes
  • Hardcore difficulty mode
  • Additional single-player challenge : Bonus Missions

Pre-order: Survivor Edition here

Pre-order: Special Edition here

Pre-orders can be made at game4game.at, for those unable to understand German, you will need to use the inbuilt translator in Google chrome. Or use the ordering guide found here: game4game ordering guide for those without Google chrome.

Database Link: Sniper Ghost Warrior PS3





Brink Special Edition, another not so special Edition

March 28th, 2011 Ayiu

game.co.uk have listed Brink Special Edition for pre-order. The item description states that the Brink Special Edition includes the following in-game packs:

  • In-game DOOM pack: Bulpdaun SMG skins, Cacodemon body tattoo, two DOOM t-shirts, two DOOM caps
  • In-game Spec Ops pack: Hockler machine pistol, Sloani mask, greeneye scope, dogtag tattoo

According to the website listing, the game is set for release on the 5th of May 2011 for a price of £39.99

Dead Rising 2 Outbreak Pack (Special Edition)

July 12th, 2010 Michael Pica

Capcom has announced a European Exclusive Special Edition release for Dead Rising 2 called the “Outbreak Pack”.

Available for both the PS3 and Xbox 360 the Outbreak pack will include a 12″ zombie figurine with accessories, a DLC code for the “bonus theme pack” as well as content unique to each console. price is set at £69.99 with a release date in October of this year.

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EA shows the CE Love for the PS3 at E3

June 29th, 2010 Michael Pica

During EA’s press-conference at E3 this week the not only unveiled some new games but they also announced that both Dead Space 2 and Medal of Honor would be receiving the CE treatment exclusively on the PS3.

Dead Space 2 Limited Edition for the PS3 will include a re-release of the formerly Wii exclusive title Dead Space Extraction. This bonus re-release will feature HD graphics as well as trophy support and will also be compatible with the up-coming Playstation Move controller (you will be able to use a Six-Axis controller as well), and it will feature support for co-op game play. Release date is set for January 25th 2011. It’s not clear if all copies of the PS3’s Dead Space 2 will be the Limited Edition or if it will actually be a limited edition run separate from the regular edition.

Medal of Honor Special Edition for the PS3 will include a re-release of the last generation title Medal of Honor Frontline. Similar to the Dead Space Extraction re-release MoHF will feature HD graphics and trophy support.  Release date is set for October 12th 2010 in North America and October 15th in Europe. Once again, it’s not clear if all copies of the PS3’s MoH will be the Special Edition or if it will be a separate release from a regular edition.

UPDATE (6/29/2010):
Based on the Gamestop listing the “Limited Edition” of Dead Space 2 for the PS3 will be the only version of the game made available. The Same holds true for the listing of the “Special Edition” of Metal of Honor.

BioShock 2 Special Edition Unboxing

February 2nd, 2010 Michael Pica

2K games released this unboxing video for the Special Edition of Bioshock 2 (out next week) I don’t know about you but I’m quite surprised with the size of the box. I was skeptical that it wouldn’t live up to CE for the first game but this smashes any doubts I had (literally and figuratively) .

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