Article written by Joshua Hood.
Published on 17/08/2010 at 01:15 PM.
Bethesda have announced that the poker-themed Fallout: New Vegas Collector’s Edition will be exclusive to GAME and Gamestation here in the UK.
The special edition will sell for £69.99 and will bundle a copy of the game, a set of “Lucky 7″ poker chips, a deck of cards adorned with New Vegas characters, a recreation of the game’s “Lucky 38″ platinum chip and a “Making of Fallout: New Vegas” DVD.
Also included is a graphic novel, entitled “All Roads”, which tells some of the backstory to the events of the game. The novel is written by Obsidian creative director Chris Avellone, and illustrated by Geof Darrow and Peter Doherty.
The company also revealed the pre-order bonus packs for GAME, Gamestation, Amazon and Play.com, each of which include armour, a weapon, and two pieces of equipment. Those who pre-order (either the regular or Collector’s Edition) at GAME will get a “classic pack” for use in-game, including an armoured Vault 13 suit, 10mm pistol, water canteen and five stimpaks. Gamestation are offering a “mercenary pack” containing light metal armour, a grenade rifle, three super stimpaks and three doctor bags with both editions.
Amazon have the “tribal pack” made up of raiding armour, a broad machete, ten throwing spears and five venom doses. Finally, pre-ordering at Play.com grants you a “caravan pack” including lightweight leather armour, a “caravan shotgun”, four repair kits and binoculars.
Fallout: New Vegas will be released October 22nd for PS3, 360 and PC.
Source: Press release