Drakengard 3 is Coming West in May, Digital Only in Europe, Retail in USA

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Square Enix has confirmed the Western release date for Drakengard 3 in both North America and continental Europe. Drakengard 3 is coming to Playstation 2 on May 20th, 2014, for $49.99 in North America and May 21st in Europe. The European release is a digital only one, unfortunately.

Also confirmed today is the collector’s edition the game is getting in North America:

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Limited to 5000 copies, available exclusively from the Square Enix store and retailing at $79.99, it includes:

  • All three tier pre-order incentives mentioned above
  • The Complete Novella
  • Official Soundtrack CD Sampler
  • Prequel Stage DLC – Play as Zero’s sister, One, in this additional level
  • Caim Costume DLC – Protagonist of the original Drakengard (Once equipped, stamina consumption decreases by half when using a skill)
  • Giant Baby Hat DLC – For your in-game dragon companion
  • Drakengard 3 Collectible Poster

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The game is also getting lots of pre-order bonuses, which are detailed below:

  • Tier One: players who place their pre-order from today through March 3 will receive a special Japanese voiceover DLC and automatically unlock the two yet-to-be-announced bonuses;
  • Tier Two: from March 4 to April 8, pre-ordering the game will unlock the two remaining unannounced bonuses;
  • Tier Three: from April 9 until launch, players will receive the final unannounced locked bonus only.

If you pre-order the game before March 4th, you get all of the downloadable content. Square Enix also revealed the game’s opening cinematic in English, which you can view below:




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