Kingdoms of Amalur Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed

By Michelle Balsan, 5 years ago
Electronic Arts, 38 Studios and Big Huge Games revealed the pre-order bonuses for their upcoming, highly anticipated open-world fantasy RPG, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. Those who go ahead and put down money for the title before its release will receive content packs based on their retailer of choice: "Destinies Choice" from GameStop, "Ultimate Treasure Hunter" from Amazon.com and "Fate-Touched Weapons", which will be included at all retailers in addition to the retailer specific bonuses.

First, we have the "Destinies Choice" pack:

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The Destinies Choice Pack: Offers a unique "Twist of Fate" card to enhance the beginning of your gameplay experience, the Compass of Fate and three unique armor sets. Each armor set is tailored to a specific class which players will define and redefine during their time in Amalur.
Next, we have the "Fate-Touched Weapons" pack:

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The Fate-Touched Weapons Pack: Players can enter battle as fully prepared as ever with an arsenal of rare Fate-Touched weapons including a longbow, hammer, staff, faeblades, daggers, scepter, chakrams, longsword and greatsword. The weapons will help satisfy every player’s combat style with Reckoning’s on-the-fly weapon swapping in combat to take down even the most dreadful of foes.
Finally, here are the details for the "Ultimate Treasure Hunter" pack:

The Ultimate Treasure Hunter Pack: For treasure hunters who will dive into every nook and cranny in the world of Amalur, the Dowsing Rod will seek out all reagents for concocting potions on your in-game map. A worthy companion tool for any adventurer, the Dowsing Rod will help players get the most out of their alchemy skill.
If you want to see the most recent video of Amalur, then check out the recently released 22-minute video of gameplay footage. You can also get a round-up of several game details here.

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning will be released in North America on February 7th, 2012 and in Europe on February 10th.
Michelle Balsan
Written by Michelle Balsan
Michelle is the Assistant Manager of the Newshounds at TrueAchievements and has been a member of staff since 2010. When not contributing to gaming websites, she makes her living as a mild-mannered librarian. She can be compelled to play just about anything if there's a co-op component, and has been playing games with friends and siblings since the Atari 2600. As it's reportedly healthy to have hobbies outside of gaming, she also roots for some of the most difficult sporting franchises to root for, the New York Mets and New York Jets, but offsets that by rooting for the New Jersey Devils. She's also seen pretty much none of the movies you have, but she's working on that.