Advanced sales for Sony Corp.’s Uncharted: Golden Abyss for the Playstation Vita increased this week at Amazon.com Inc. amid building demand for the launch title.
This week, Uncharted: Golden Abyss held a sales increase of 27 percent to rank at No. 233 in Amazon’s Video Games division.
It previously ranked at No. 298.
Uncharted: Golden Abyss is a new installment in the franchise that will include touch-based functionality in addition to traditional controls.
The PS Vita, to be sold in the U.S Feb. 22, will include dual analog sticks, a 5-inch multi-touch OLED display, 3G & GPS, front and rear touch panels, and a compass on three axes. It will utilize flash-memory game cards.
The Wi-Fi only model will sell at $249.99. The 3G model will sell at $299.99.