Capcom Co.’s Resident Evil: Revelations for Nintendo Co.’s Nintendo 3DS ranked as a top-selling pre-order title at Best Buy Co. Inc.’s online division due to building demand.
This week, Resident Evil: Revelations ranked as the No. 7 best-selling pre-order video game product at Bestbuy.com.
Capcom this month price cut the MSRP for Resident Evil: Revelations to under $40 in a new retail initiative.
Resident Evil: Revelations now holds an MSRP of $39.99, $10 less than the former $49.99 MSRP.
The $39.99 MSRP matches traditional first and third-party pricing for new Nintendo 3DS titles.
Resident Evil: Revelations, to be sold Feb. 7, is a brand new entry in the Resident Evil franchise.
The title introduces the Federal Bioterrorism Commission and the city of Terrogrigia, which was destroyed in a terrorist attack by an organization called Veltro.
Chris Redfield and Jill Valentine return in the latest chapter.
Nintendo in Dec. said the Nintendo 3DS has sold nearly 2.5 million units in the U.S.
Nintendo launched the Nintendo 3DS handheld with 18 software titles Mar. 27.