Microsoft Corp.’s limited edition wireless controller for Respawn Entertainment and EA Inc.’s Titanfall for the Xbox One ranked in the top five pre-order sales this week at Best Buy Co. Inc.’s online division due to building demand.
This week, the Titanfall Xbox One Limited Edition Wireless Controller ranked as the No. 4 best-selling pre-order product at BestBuy.com.
The Titanfall Xbox One Limited Edition Wireless Controller, designed by Respawn Entertainment, is inspired by the C-101 Carbine used by Titan pilots.
It will be sold Mar. 11 at $64.99.
Titanfall will be sold in a standard edition at $59.99 and a Collector’s Edition SKU that includes an 18-inch Atlus Titan Statue with battery-powered LED lighting, 190-page art book, and Atlas Titan schematic poster at $249.99.
Developed by Respawn Entertainment, Titanfall, to be sold Mar. 11, is an online multiplayer title to include ground and mech combat.
The Xbox One SKU is said to utilize cloud computing resources to offload physics and AI routines.
The title will utilize cloud technology to run dedicated servers for multiplayer sessions. The technology can allow the developers to scale task work up and down depending on the number of users, or upload new programs for deployment.
The final game will utilize a modified version of Valve Corp.’s Source Engine to maintain a 60 frames-per-second fidelity.