Konami Corp.’s Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Limited Edition SKU for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 ranked in the top 35 pre-order sales at Best Buy Co Inc.’s online division due to building demand.
This week, the Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Limited Edition Xbox 360 SKU ranked as the No. 31 best-selling pre-order product in BestBuy.com’s Video Games division.
The PS3 SKU ranked at No. 32 in the same period.
The Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Limited Edition includes a copy of the game, official soundtrack, Limited Edition 2-sided Steelbook, and an exclusive high-frequency katana blade plasma lamp at $149.99.
Developed by Platinum Games, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, to be sold Feb. 2013, will feature Raiden in spectacular battles between soldiers and machines.
The title is set nine years after the events of Metal Gear Solid 4, with Raiden still suffering from the wounds of war.
Gameplay includes the ability to slash enemies like soldiers, mechs, and helicopters to pieces, in combination with quick run and jump maneuvers.
It will be sold Feb. 19.