Dark Souls II's UK Pre-Order Incentives Unveiled
Written Wednesday, November 13, 2013 By Richard WalkerView author's profile
Namco Bandai has announced that Dark Souls II pre-orders will garner a whole range of collectible goodies in the UK, with selected retailers offering T-shirts, posters, iPhone covers and other gubbins, like comic books and that.
Here's what pre-ordering Dark Souls II from participating retailers will snag you:
- GAME - Pre-order the ‘Black Armour’, ‘Collector’s’ or ‘Standard’ edition of Dark Souls II from GAME and receive a specially produced T-shirt. Available only with pre-orders and while stocks last.
- Amazon.co.uk - Pre-order the ‘Black Armour’, ‘Collector’s’ or ‘Standard’ edition of Dark Souls II from Amazon UK and receive 1 of these 4 highly collectable ‘steel art cards’ (12x15cm) featuring conceptual artwork from the game. Individually etched with their own unique number and limited to 2,500 per design, each will also be inscribed with Yui Tanimura’s signature – Game Director of Dark Souls II.
Zavvi - Pre-order the ‘Black Armour’, ‘Collector’s’ or ‘Standard’ edition of Dark Souls II from Zavvi and receive a 22 page Dark Souls II ‘Into The Light’ comic written by acclaimed British writers Andi Ewington & Rob Williams, with artwork provided by Simon Coleby. Fans will receive a physical copy numbered and signed by the creators themselves.
ShopTo - Pre-order the ‘Black Armour’ or ‘Collector’s’ edition of Dark Souls II from ShopTo and receive an exclusive iPhone 5 cover specifically designed for the game.
Independent Retailers - Throughout the UK and ‘Advantage’ distributors, many independent retailers will carry a one off high-gloss and collectable Dark Souls II poster limited to pre-orders only. These limited edition posters come printed with their own unique number and protective tube casing.
- GameStop UK - Pre-order the ‘Black Armour’, ‘Collector’s’ or ‘Standard’ edition of the game from GameStop UK to receive a high-gloss and collectible Dark Souls II poster, limited only to a small number of pre-orders. These limited edition posters come printed with their own unique number and protective tube casing.
These Dark Souls II pre-order incentives are apparently very limited, and can be snapped up on a first-come first served basis. Fans are advised to get their pre-orders in before January 2014 to avoid disappointment. Dark Souls II is out in the UK on 14th March 2014.