Pre-order sales for Capcom Co.’s Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 horded the top 10 GameStop Corp. pending release of the title.
This week the Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City Xbox 360 Special Edition SKU ranked at No. 4 at Gamestop.com.
In addition, the Xbox 360 standard SKU ranked at No. 6, the PS3 standard SKU ranked at No. 7, and the PS3 Special Edition SKU at No. 10.
Developed by Capcom and Slant 6 Games, Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, to be sold Mar. 20, is a third-person team-based shooter set between events in Resident Evil 2 and Resident Evil 3.
In the game, users take on the role of an Umbrella Security Services soldier to destroy all evidence of an outbreak and eliminate survivors.
The final game will include four-player co-op functionality and competitive online multiplayer modes between Umbrella Security Service, US Special Ops, zombies and B.O.W enemies, and a Heroes Mode is a four vs. four online competitive multiplayer mode with classic Resident Evil characters.
The Special Edition SKU will include the Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City game, Steelbook with exclusive art, foil sleeve, Umbrella Security Service embroidered patch, Spec Ops Field Unit embroidered patch, and eight bonus weapons at $69.99.