Pre-order sales for Square Enix Co Ltd.’s Tomb Raider for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 climbed to the top two sales at Best Buy Co. Inc.’s online division due to strong demand.
This week, the Tomb Raider Xbox 360 SKU ranked as the No. 1 best-selling pre-order title at BestBuy.com.
The PS3 SKU ranked at No. 2 in the same period.
Tomb Raider, to be sold Mar. 5, is a reboot of the franchise that tells the origin story of Lara Croft.
The title will include physics-based action in stealth, survival, melee, and ranged combat.