After dropping some fairly vague details about DLC that will be released for its forthcoming Final Fantasy XIII-2, Square Enix has delivered details about pre-order incentives for the upcoming RPG. The only catch? They're retailer specific.
GameStop®I don't know what you guys think, but doesn't it seem like Best Buy has the best of the bunch? A collectible book tying together the story? Nice incentive there.
Receive an exclusive in-game item by preordering at GameStop e/retailers
- Alternate costume for Serah, visible throughout the game
Omega Boss Battle
- Unique coliseum battle against boss enemy "Omega," who joins the player's party afterward
Collectible Hardcover Book
- FINAL FANTASY XIII –Episode i– novella, an original story that ties together the events of FINAL FANTASY XIII and FINAL FANTASY XIII-2
At the moment, these pre-order incentives are US only and other pre-order incentives have not been revealed. We'll be sure to bring you those details as they emerge.
Final Fantasy XIII-2, the direct sequel to last year's Final Fantasy XIII, will be released on January 31st, 2012 in North America and February 3rd, 2012 in Europe.