Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment’s Batman: Arkham Origins for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 ranked in the top 10 pre-order sales at Best Buy Co. Inc.’s online division post announcement of the prequel.
This week, the Batman: Arkham Origins PS3 SKU ranked as the No. 5 best-selling pre-order game product at BestBuy.com.
The Xbox 360 SKU ranked at No. 6 in the same period.
Developed by WB Games Montréal, Batman: Arkham Origins is said to include an expanded Gotham City and feature a less-experienced Batman.
The title will take place before Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City.
In addition, Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate will be released to the Nintendo 3DS and PS Vita.
The companion title will continue the storyline of the console version to detail more about the Dark Knight’s past.
It will be released Oct. 25.