Capcom Co.’s Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor for Microsoft Corp.’s Steel Battalion for Kinect for the Xbox 360 ranked in the top 40 pre-order sales at Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s online division post release of the demo to the Xbox Live division in late May.
This week, Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor ranked as the No. 36 best-selling pre-order title at Walmart.com’s Video Games division.
The demo, released May 24, includes the first two levels found in the final game.
Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor, to be sold June 19, is war combat title in which users pilot a Vertical Tank in a global war.
The title utilizes a combination of Kinect motion controls and standard controls to pilot a Vertical Tank in first-person.
Customers who pre-order Steel Battalion will receive the Carbon Assassin Armory, which includes the Savannah Armor and Storm Armor for in-game use.
Microsoft has sold 18 million Kinect and 10 million stand-alone Kinect sensors globally.