Bethesda Softworks’ The Evil Within for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One ranked in the top 15 pre-order sales at Best Buy Co. Inc. due to building demand.
This week, The Evil Within PS4 SKU ranked as the No. 7 best-selling pre-order title in BestBuy.com’s Video Games division.
The Xbox One SKU ranked at No. 11 in the same period.
In the title, Detective Sebastian Castellanos and his partners investigate the scene of a mass murder, is subsequently knocked unconscious, and awakens in a deranged world.
The final game is said to include brutal traps and twisted creatures.
The title will be sold in the U.S. and Europe Oct. 14.