Bethesda Softworks’s Dishonored for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 ranked in the top 15 pre-order sales at GameStop Corp. this week due to building demand.
The Dishonored Xbox 360 SKU ranked as the No. 8 best-selling pre-order title at GameStop.com.
The PS3 SKU ranked at No. 11 in the same period.
Developed by Arkane Studios, Dishonored allows users to take the role of Corvo, a elite royal bodyguard framed for the assassination of the Empress of Dunwall.
Corvo will wield supernatural abilities from teleportation to time diulution, in addition to sword-based melee and weapon attacks.
The final game will include non-linear tactics to evade, combat, and interrogate enemies.
It will be sold Oct. 9.