Pre-order sales for EA Inc.’s NHL 12 for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 climbed this week at Amazon.com Inc. amid a new $20 Bonus offer with the advanced purchase of the product.
This week, the NHL 12 PS3 SKU held a sales increase of 338 percent to rank at No. 31 in Amazon’s Video Games division.
The NHL 12 Xbox 360 SKU held a 170 percent sales increase to rank at No. 17 in the same period.
This week, customers who pre-order NHL 12 will receive a $20 Amazon.com Credit and three digital issues of Hockey News online.
NHL 12 is said to include a full-contact physics engine, Anticipation AI, GM Mode, Dynamic Goalie Interaction and local and online multiplayer functionality.
It carries an MSRP of $59.99.
Sony in May began sale of the PS3 160GB Call of Duty: Black Ops Bundle, which includes the PS3 160GB hardware, a copy of Activision Blizzard Inc.’s Call of Duty: Black Ops, the Call of Duty: Black Ops First Strike DLC Pack, and a Dualshock 3 Controller at $299.99.