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Odin Sphere Leifthrasir: PlayStation 4 Storybook Edition Release Date, Pre-orders Kick Off and In Stock!
Pre-orders for the upcoming release of the Odin Sphere Leifthrasir: PlayStation 4 Storybook Edition have kicked off at Amazon!
Available exclusively for the PlayStation 4 version of Odin Sphere Leifthrasir is the "Storybook Edition." This beautiful premium edition will contain a bevy of exclusive items designed with the collector in mind. The PS4 game will come nestled in a Collector's Metal Slipcase with the game's key art on the front and a not-yet-revealed image on the reverse. A high-quality Art Print, suitable for framing, brings magic into your home while a Potion Recipe T-shirt, emblazoned with a helpful reminder of the game's alchemy system, lets you take your fandom out into the world. A hardcover version of the 64-page Art Book filled with original drawings from the legendary George Kamitani and Vanillaware rounds out the set. All this is housed within a Premium Outer Box that displays breathtaking art work on every side.
- HD Art Upgrade: Known for its beautiful, 2D hand-drawn art style, Odin Sphere is recreated in 1080p and 60FPS, making the vivid even more vivid and the beautiful more beautiful.
- Redesigned for more action!: The controls and mechanics refined in Dragon's Crown have been fine-tuned and carried over to Odin Sphere Leifthrasir.
- New Stages and Enemies!: Extra stages have been added, expanding the world of Odin Sphere. More than just gorgeous locales to be visited, new stages means new enemies to challenge!
- Classics Don't Go Out of Style: Classic gameplay of the original Odin Sphere will remain an option--without sacrificing the upgraded high-definition graphics.
- Japanese and English Voiceovers: Enjoy the original Japanese voices plus new English voices and text.
Odin Sphere Leifthrasir: PlayStation 4 Storybook Edition has a scheduled release date of April 12, 2016.
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Xbox One Chatpad + Chat Headset Release Date, Pre-orders In Stock!
Pre-orders for the upcoming release of the are in-stock and available at Amazon!
- This product includes a Chatpad and a Chat Headset with a 3.5mm jack that you can plug directly into the Chatpad. The Xbox One Wireless Controller is sold separately.
- Includes a full QWERTY keyboard and a backlit keypad so you can type in the dark.
- Includes audio control at your fingertips including volume, game/chat mix, and mic mute.
- Includes two new programmable buttons which will give you access to your favorite features like Game DVR, taking screenshots or launching apps at the touch of a button (expected to be usable in mid-2016).
- Compatible with Xbox One and Windows 10.
The Xbox One Chatpad + Chat Headset (plugs directly into Chatpad) has a schedule release date of November 19, 2015.
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Pre-orders for Final Fantasy Explorers (Nintendo 3DS) have kicked off at Amazon!
FINAL FANTASY EXPLORERS is an action-role playing adventure exclusively on the Nintendo 3DS system. Either through solo play or with up to three other Explorers, players can dive into dungeons to collect crystals scattered throughout the world while battling classic FINAL FANTASY enemies. FINAL FANTASY EXPLORERS focuses on cooperative play with friends and utilizes a refined party system allowing Explorers to master over 20 new and familiar jobs, including Knight, Monk, Black Mage and White Mage, to defeat the realm's mightiest monsters and even recruit them for battle. Players will have the ability to call upon the powers of eidolons like I frit and Bahamut, as well as transform into other legendary characters from the FINAL FANTASY series via the Trance feature. Story: The world is on the brink of war over its reserves of crystals, the planet's chief source of power. Players must band together to form an elite squad of Explorers on an island rich in crystals, braving hordes of monsters in hopes of conquering a newly discovered Grand Crystal - every Explorer's dream.
Final Fantasy Explorers (Nintendo 3DS) has a scheduled release date of January 26, 2016.
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Pre-orders for Pokken Tournament - Wii U are LIVE at Amazon!
- Pokken Tournament is a new fighting game for Wii U that lets players use their favorite Pokemon characters to battle it out in fighting arenas.
- Fans who purchase a first-run version of the game at retail will receive a limited-edition Shadow Mewtwo amiibo card
- that immediately unlocks the character in the game after tapping it to the GamePad.
Check it out: Pokken Tournament - Wii U
Pre-orders for The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD + amiibo Figure on Wii U have kicked off and are in-stock and available at BestBuy.com!
- To restore light to the world, team up with the mysterious creature Midna and embrace the darkness to transform into a divine wolf.
- Fight through labyrinthine dungeons, survive puzzling traps, and meet a cast of characters you'll never forget in this legendary Zelda adventure.
- You can also get an exclusive Wolf Link / Midna amiibo and add bonuses to this title and the upcoming Legend of Zelda game for Wii U, launching in 2016.
If interested, pre-order now as this is selling out!
Check it out: BestBuy - The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD + amiibo Figure
Pre-orders for Life is Strange Limited Edition (PS4/Xbox One) have kicked off at Amazon!
- Life is Strange Limited Edition includes a licensed soundtrack featuring artists like: Alt-J, Jose Gonzalez, and more; 32 page artbook; Director's commentary
- Player choice and consequence play a key role and your actions will determine how the story unfolds around you
- Rewind feature allows you to go back in time by a few moments at any point: solve puzzles, change reactions, or simply experience new choices
- Explore Arcadia Bay and the stories behind its people as you investigate the murder of Rachel Amber
- Distinct soundtrack, with modern indie-folk influences; Striking art style, with hand-drawn textures to give it a highly unique look
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Pre-order the new Xbox One Wireless Adapter for Windows for $24.99 at Amazon!
- Play your Xbox Wireless Controller on Windows 10 PCs, laptops, and tablets
- Use it with PC games, and Xbox One games streamed to Windows 10
- Simply bind the Adapter to your Wireless Controller to enable the same gaming experience you are used to on Xbox One, including in-game chat and high quality stereo audio
- Includes USB extender cable
The Xbox One Wireless Adapter for Windows has a scheduled release date of November 3, 2015.
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Pre-orders for the Street Fighter V Chun-Li Arcade FightStick Tournament Edition 2 for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 have kicked off and are available at Amazon!
Improve your skills in fighting games with the Mad Catz Street Fighter V Chun-Li edition Arcade Fight Stick Tournament Edition 2 for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 systems. A fresh take on the original TE Fight Stick, this version builds high-quality Sanwa Denshi parts into an arcade stick that's always looking for a fight. Strong, reliable, and ready for custom artwork, the TE2 easily brings out your best combos.
- Easy to Mod: Chassis hinges open for clear access to inner components. Removable bezel and top panel for swapping custom artwork. Includes screwdriver with hex and flat heads
- Genuine Arcade Layout: Extremely accurate and durable Sanwa Denshi parts. Vewlix-style design with 8 action buttons to drain your enemy's life bar
- Ideal for ALL Fighting Games: Multiplayer action in Street Fighter, Mortal Kombat, Persona, Dead or Alive, Injustice, Tekken, Skull girls, Blaz Blue, King of Fighters, Marvel vs. Capcom, Guilty Gear, Dive kick, Virtua Fighter, Soul Calibur and more
- Versatile Gamer: This Fight Stick has a button enabling the joystick to emulate a left or right analog stick or D-Pad to unlock gameplay for other gaming genres
- Enhanced Mobility: Internal storage compartment holds removable 9.8ft/3m USB ProCable. Metal posts support a separately available shoulder strap
The Street Fighter V Chun-Li Arcade FightStick Tournament Edition 2 for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 has a scheduled release date of December 4, 2015.
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Pre-order the Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival Bundle - Wii Ufor at Amazon!
- Includes game, two amiibo figures and three amiibo cards.
- Animal Crossing amiibo figures and cards get their own party game
- The board layout can remain the same, but the spaces and even the environment changes, depending on which month players choose for their game. As in other Animal Crossing games, players can buy turnips and use strategy to decide when to sell them for big money.
- Another mode challenges players to help animals gather supplies to build a raft and escape an island before time runs out.
- One compatible amiibo is required per player and are (sold separately).
Check it out: Amazon - Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival Bundle - Wii U
Far Cry Primal Release Date, Pre-orders Kick Off!
Pre-orders for the upcoming release of Far Cry Primal have kicked off at Amazon with the following pre-order bonus:
Welcome to the Stone Age, a time of omnipresent danger and limitless adventure, where giant woolly mammoths and saber-toothed tigers rule the Earth, and humanity is at the bottom of the food chain. As the last survivor of your tribe, you will learn to craft a deadly arsenal, fend off fierce predators, and outsmart enemies to conquer Oros and save mankind.
The award-winning Far Cry franchise that stormed the tropics and climbed the Himalayas now enters the original fight for mankind’s survival with its innovative open world gameplay, bringing together massive beasts, breathtaking environments, and unpredictable 360-degree combat in one savage package.
Be the mammoth! PRE-ORDER NOW to receive the Legend of the Mammoth Mission Pack!
Far Cry Primal has a scheduled release date of February 23, 2016 on PS4 and Xbox One.
Check it out: Amazon - Far Cry Primal
- RISE ABOVE EXTINCTION: Conquer your land, and your enemies, in the original fight for mankind's survival.
- EXPERIENCE THE STONE AGE BY FAR CRY: Enter an open world sandbox filled with the unpredictable chaos and peril that the best-selling Far Cry franchise is known for.
- CONQUER EPIC BEASTS: Hunt down dangerous predators, like the savage saber-toothed tiger and the elusive woolly mammoth.
- BECOME THE APEX PREDATOR: Defeat the deadly tribes of Oros as you fight to unite mankind.
- DISCOVER THE DEADLY WORLD OF OROS: Fight to survive amid lush redwood forests, harsh taiga, frozen tundra, and murky swamps.
Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below Release Date, Pre-order Bonus Details!
Pre-orders for the upcoming release of Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below on PS4 are available and come with the following pre-order bonus:
Pre-order now to receive the "DRAGON QUEST HEROES: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below" DAY ONE EDITION , which includes exclusive in-game Slime weapons for the legendary DRAGON QUEST heroes, including the Slime Sword, Gooey Gloves, Goomerang, Squishing Rod, and Gungenir. Valid while supplies last. Offer valid when shipped and sold by Amazon.
Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below has a scheduled release date of October 14, 2015.
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DRAGON QUEST HEROES: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below comes to PlayStation4 as a full scale, real time, action RPG in the storied franchise. Created in cooperation with w-Force (Omega Force) from KOEI TECMO GAMES, the title also brings together series luminaries including Yuji Horii, general director and creator of DRAGON QUEST, Akira Toriyama, the world-renowned artist who gave the series its signature visual style, and Koichi Sugiyama, the composer of its countless masterpieces. When a dark shockwave sweeps through the city of Arba, the monsters that once lived alongside the people in peace are driven into a frenzied rage. As either the hero Luceus or the heroine Aurora, the player joins forces with a cast of fan favorites from previous DRAGON QUEST titles, such as Alena, Bianca and Yangus, to bring the rampaging hordes of monsters to their senses and restore order to the kingdom.
New Video Game Release Date List!
The new video game release date highlights for the week of October 4, 2015 on Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Playstation Vita, Nintendo Wii, Wii U, Sony PS Vita, Nintendo DS, 3DS, and PC/Mac include UNCHARTED: The Nathan Drake Collection, Rock Band 4, Dragon Age Inquisition (Game of the Year) and a few more gems...
Our recommended new release of the week will go to the release of UNCHARTED: The Nathan Drake Collection:
From the groundbreaking storytellers at Naughty Dog, comes the genre-defining epic that revolutionized adventure storytelling, rebuilt by Bluepoint Games with the power of the PS4 system. Experience one of the most revered game series of all time as you follow the perilous journey of Nathan Drake across the globe, from humble beginnings to extraordinary discoveries. Meet an unforgettable cast of characters as Drake puts life and friendship on the line in a race against ruthless enemies to uncover unimaginable treasure. UNCHARTED: The Nathan Drake Collection includes the single player campaigns for UNCHARTED: Drake's Fortune, UNCHARTED 2: Among Thieves, and UNCHARTED 3: Drake's Deception.
Current Amazon Video Game Pre-order Deals:
Check out the full list of new video game releases (USA) for the week on Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Playstation Vita (PS Vita), Nintendo Wii, Wii U, Sony PSP, Nintendo DS, 3DS, and PC! As always, release dates are subject to change, slip, slide, and be fairly unpredictable.
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New Xbox One 1TB Console - Fallout 4 Bundle Release Date, Pre-orders LIVE!
Pre-orders for the recently announced Xbox One 1TB Console - Fallout 4 Bundle are LIVE and In-Stock at Amazon!
- Includes: 1TB hard drive Xbox One Console, Fallout 4 game disc, Fallout 3 full-game digital download, newly updated Xbox One black wireless controller with a 3.5mm headset jack so you can plug in any compatible headset, AC Power Cable, and an HDMI Cable.
- Experience the next generation of open-world gaming in Fallout 4.
- Get a full-game download of Fallout 3, the award-winning Xbox 360 title now playable on Xbox One.
- Quickly switch between your games, live TV, and apps like Amazon Instant Video, Netflix, and HBO GO.
- Experience the most advanced multiplayer on Xbox Live.
- Enjoy the greatest games lineup in Xbox history this year with exclusives like Halo 5: Guardians, Rise of the Tomb Raider, and Forza Motorsport 6
The Xbox One 1TB Console - Fallout 4 Bundle has a scheduled release date of November 10, 2015.
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Own the Xbox One Fallout 4 Bundle, featuring a 1TB hard drive, Fallout 4, and a full-game download of Fallout 3.
Experience the next generation of open-world gaming from Bethesda Game Studios, the award-winning creators of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Play and store more games than ever, including Fallout 3 and other Xbox 360 games, with the 1TB hard drive. And enjoy the greatest games lineup in Xbox history this year with exclusives like Halo 5: Guardians, Rise of the Tomb Raider, and Forza Motorsport 6. With new features added all the time, and over two hundred since launch, there’s never been a better time to jump ahead with Xbox One.
Amazon Video Game Pre-order Bonus List!
Gamerdeals has compiled the latest/greatest updated video game deals over at the Amazon pre-order store. Some video game pre-order deals range from bonus downloadable content, free Beta previews, and future credits. In addition to these bonus offers listed, Amazon Prime Members frequently get additional discounting on the pre-order price as well.
We have broken out the deals by platform including PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360, PC, Wii U, 3DS, and PS Vita.
Amazon’s Video Game Pre-order Central is your source for all upcoming video games. Unreleased video games for all consoles are found here, including Microsoft Xbox 360, Sony PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Sony PlayStation Vita, Nintendo 3DS, Sony PSP, Nintendo DS, and PC / Mac (In both digital download and physical disk form). Browse through our best-selling pre-orders and reserve your copy of whatever cool games you're looking forward to. You can also look at Amazon's selection of video game guides, offering tips, tricks, and walkthroughs to help you find your way through any game you might be playing.
All of our games have Amazon's Pre-order Price Guarantee, which means that if the price changes between the date of your order and release day, you will be charged the lowest priced offered by Amazon.com between the time you place your order and the end of the day on the release date. If the price is lowered after your order ships, we will refund the difference back to your credit card. We also offer the ability to look at all our games that are available for Release Date Delivery, which is a service we offer (free for our Amazon Prime customers) that you can select to ensure you can play the games you pre-order on the day they come out.
Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller Release Date, Pre-orders LIVE and Back in Stock!
Pre-orders for the just announced Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller are available for $149.99 at Amazon!
This new controller features:
- Swap thumbsticks and D-pads for game-changing accuracy and speed
- Fire faster with Hair Trigger Locks
- Achieve greater control with interchangeable paddles and rubberized diamond grip
- Customize your experience further with an easy-to-use app
The Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller has a tentative release date of Q4 2015.
Check it out: Amazon - Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller
Get pro-level precision with the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller, featuring an arsenal of swappable components, Hair Trigger Locks, and limitless customization with an easy-to-use app. Choose from a variety of thumbsticks, D-pads, and paddles for a tailored feel that provides game-changing accuracy and speed. Flip the Hair Trigger Locks to fire faster. Improve your control with interchangeable paddles and rubberized diamond grip. Designed to meet the needs of today’s competitive gamers, the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller brings it all together with an app, where you can tweak everything from trigger sensitivity to button mapping. * Xbox Accessories app features, including mapping buttons and saving profiles, are available only on Xbox One and Windows 10.
Pre-order the exclusive Xbox One White 500GB Gears of War Special Edition Console Bundle for $329 at Walmart.
Own the Xbox One Special Edition Gears of War Bundle, featuring the Cirrus White console and controller, a full-game download of Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, the Superstar Cole multiplayer skin, and early access to the Gears of War 4 Beta. Experience the original Gears of War rebuilt from the ground up in 1080p, including 60FPS competitive multiplayer with 19 maps and six game modes, and five campaign chapters never released on console. And for a limited time, when you play Gears of War: Ultimate Edition on Xbox Live, you'll get the entire Xbox 360 Gears of War collection to play on Xbox One at no additional cost. Gears of War: Ultimate Edition is also your ticket to the Gears of War 4 Beta. This is the first Gears at its best - a bundle for veterans of the series and newcomers alike.
Check it out: Walmart - Xbox One White 500GB Gears of War Special Edition Console Bundle
Chibi-Robo!: Zip Lash with Chibi-Robo amiibo 3DS Bundle Release Date, Pre-orders LIVE!
Pre-orders for the upcoming release of the Chibi-Robo!: Zip Lash with Chibi-Robo amiibo 3DS Bundle are still available at Amazon!
Everyone's favorite little robot is back, this time in a side-scrolling action game! In Chibi-Robo! Zip Lash, Chibi-Robo must swing his plug to whip enemies, reach far-off platforms and solve environmental puzzles, as well as collect upgrades to extend his plug for getting hard-to-reach collectibles and uncovering hidden areas. Chibi-Robo! Zip Lash will launch exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems this October. Bundle includes Chibi-Robo!: Zip Lash game and Chibi-Robo amiibo.
- Comes bundled with Chibi-Robo amiibo figure
- Climb, jump, run and throw your plug and cord in this all-new platforming game.
- Whip enemies and ricochet your plug and cord off of walls to solve puzzles.
- Tons of collectibles.
- Tap the new Chibi-Robo amiibo figure to power up Chibi-Robo into "Super Chibi Robo" or use a Toy Capsule Machine to unlock the in-game Collectible Figures.
The Chibi-Robo!: Zip Lash with Chibi-Robo amiibo 3DS Bundle has a scheduled release date of October 9, 2015.
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