Deep Silver’s Dead Island Riptide for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 held in the top 10 pre-order sales at Best Buy Co. Inc.’s online division this week due to building demand.

This week, the Dead Island Riptide Xbox 360 SKU ranked as the No. 5 best-selling pre-order title at’s Video Games division.

The PS3 SKU ranked at No. 7 in the same period.

Dead Island Riptide, to be sold Apr. 23, is a sequel to Dead Island, an open-world action role-playing title.

The title will include new characters, vehicles, levels, weather conditions, weapon proficiency, enhanced multiplayer, and co-op functionality.

It will take place directly after the events of Dead Island.

Pre-order customers will receive bonus DLC and a limited edition Steelbook packaging.

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