Konami Corp.’s Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 ranked in the top 15 pre-order sales at GameStop Corp.’s online division this week due to building demand.
This week, the Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance PS3 SKU ranked as the No. 5 best-selling pre-order product at GameStop.com.
The Xbox 360 SKU ranked at No. 11 in the same period.
Developed by Platinum Games, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, to be sold Feb. 19, 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.