It's been a long time coming for fans of the series, but action RPG Drakengard 3 is finally confirmed to be arriving on PS3 in North America on May 20, and by download only in Europe on May 21.
As such, Square Enix has also detailed pre-order incentives for the game, opting to go for a specially-timed, three-tier pre-order windows. Basically what that means is - the earlier you pre-order, the more bonuses you get. Here's what the different tiers entail:
Tier 1: If you place your pre-order before March 3, you'll receive Japanese voice-over DLC, plus the bonuses in Tier 2 and 3.
Tier 2: If you pre-order from March 4 to April 8, you'll unlock the final two remaining bonuses which will be announced at a later point.
Tier 3: Pre-ordering from April 9 until launch will get you only the final unannounced bonus.
As for the Drakengard 3 Collector's Edition, it will be limited to 5,000 copies overall and will include the following:
- All three pre-order tiers mentioned above
- The Complete Novella
- Official Soundtrack CD Sampler
- Prequel Stage DLC where you play as Zero's sister, One
- Caim Costume DLC (protagonist of the original Drakengard)
- Giant Baby Hat DLC (for your in-game dragon companion)
- Drakengard 3 Collectible Poster
If you're eyeing the Collector's Edition, get ready to part with $79.99 (it's also only available on Square Enix's Online Store. Otherwise, you can snag the Standard Edition for $49.99 (both physically and on the PlayStation Store).
Source: Press Release
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