Bethesda Softworks’ The Evil Within for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One ranked in the top five pre-order sales at Best Buy Co. Inc. due to building demand.
This week, The Evil Within PS4 SKU ranked as the No. 1 best-selling pre-order title in BestBuy.com’s Video Games division.
The Xbox One SKU ranked at No. 5 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.