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 five pre-order sales at GameStop Corp.’s online division pending release of the title.
The PS3 SKU ranked at No. 4 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.
Customers who pre-order Batman: Arkham Origins will receive the Deathstroke Pack, which includes the Deathstroke playable character in Challenge Mode, two additional Challenge Maps, and two additional Deathstroke skins.
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 sold Oct. 25.