Listings for the limited edition of Deus Ex: Human Revolution
, the "Augmented Edition", started appearing last week when the release date for the game was finally confirmed
. Square Enix have now confirmed the contents of this limited edition, and have clarified any possible confusion over the two different pre-order bonuses
Players who pre-order any version of the game at GameStop in North America, or players in Europe and Australia who pre-order the standard edition of the game, will receive the Explosive Mission Pack bonus. As we revealed back in November, this will include an Automatic Unlocking Device (AUD), the M-28 Utility Remote-Detonated Explosive Device (UR-DED) and the Linebacker G-87 multiple shot grenade launcher. There will also be an exclusive bonus mission, "Tong's Rescue", featuring a cameo appearance from one of the original Deus Ex
Players who pre-order any version of the game at Walmart or Amazon.com in North America will receive the Tactical Enhancement Pack bonus. Just to remind you, the Tactical Enhancement pack will include the Huntsman Silverback Double-Barrel Shotgun, the SERSR Longsword Whisperhead silenced sniper rifle, and 10,000 extra credits, which players can use to buy or upgrade weapons. Click here
to see trailers of both pre-order bonus packs in action.
Players who pre-order the Augmented Edition in Europe and Australia will receive both the Explosive Mission Pack and the Tactical Enhancement Pack. Pre-order bonuses at other North American retailers are yet to be confirmed.
The Augmented Edition contains a 40-page art book, and a bonus DVD featuring a 44- minute “making of” special, the game soundtrack, a motion-comic (adapted from DC’s official series), and the E3 trailer and animated storyboard.Deus Ex: Human Revolution
is due to be released on August 23rd, 2011 in North America, August 25th in Australia, and August 26th in Europe.