Pre-order demand for Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary for the Xbox 360 meleed the top five sales Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s online division due to strong demand.

This week, Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary ranked as the No. 5 best-selling pre-order product at

Customers who pre-order the title will receive the Master Chief Avatar Armor to outfit an Xbox Live Avatar with the MJOLNIR Armor and the Grunt Funeral Skull to activate a Grunt’s methane tank to explode like a Plasma Grenade.

Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary is a remastered high-definition version of the launch title for the original Xbox in 2001.

The title will include full Xbox Live functionality and remastered multiplayer maps.

It carries a pre-sale price of $39.99 and will be sold Nov. 15.

The previous title in the series, Halo: Reach, was sold in 2010.

Microsoft in Sept. began sale of the limited edition Xbox 360 320GB Gears of War 3 Bundle at $399.99.

The Xbox 360 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Bundle, to be sold Nov. 8, will include an Xbox 360 320GB SKU with custom Modern Warfare 3 graphics and sounds, two custom wireless controllers, special Avatar items, Bluetooth Headset, and a copy of Modern Warfare 3 at $399.99.

In 2012 it will sell the Xbox 360 Limited Edition Star Wars Kinect Bundle at $449.99.

Current Xbox 360 stand-alone SKUs include the Xbox 360 250GB hardware at $299.99 and the Xbox 360 4GB hardware at $199.99.

Bundle SKUs include the Xbox 360 250GB Kinect Special Edition Bundle at $399.99 and the Xbox 360 4GB with Kinect bundle at $299.99.

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