Pre-order sales for Microsoft Corp.’s Halo 4 Limited Edition SKU and the standard SKU for the Xbox 360 ranked in the top five at GameStop Corp.’s online division amid building demand for the sequel.
This week, the Halo 4 Limited Edition SKU ranked as the No. 3 best-selling product at Gamestop.com.
The Halo 4 standard SKU ranked at No. 5 in the same period.
The Halo 4 Limited Edition SKU will include War Game Map Packs for access to nine maps, early access to six Specializations to access new ranks and new customization options, Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn – a 90-minute extended version of the live action digital series, and bonus digital content to download via Xbox Live.
The Limited Edition SKU will sell at $99.99.
Halo 4, to be sold Nov. 6, is the beginning of Reclaimer Saga, an epic new adventure in the Halo universe.
The title will include a new Spartan Ops mode to extend the campaign experience with new weekly downloadable episodes to be played solo or in co-op.
In addition, the title will include brand new multiplayer game modes, weapons, vehicles, armor abilities, loadouts, and progression system.