Here’s some pretty pictures we received form the guys and gals in THQ showing the Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine box art and the rather spiffy looking Collector’s Edition.
Also they where kind enough to send through juicy details of what you get with the Collector’s Edition or a pre-order:
AGOURA HILLS, Calif. May 25, 2011 – THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) today announced that it will be releasing a limited run Collector’s Edition for its upcoming 3rd Person Action/Shooter, Warhammer® 40,000®: Space Marine® as well as a robust collection of retail specific pre-order items to choose from.
The Warhammer® 40,000®: Space Marine® Collector’s Edition features a 10” replica Purity Seal, a glossy hardback art book, the official Space Marine soundtrack, a premium pack of 25 foiled character information cards and a copy of the game, packaged together in a premium box set. The Space Marine Collector’s Edition is available exclusively from the THQ.com Store in limited quantities. The Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 editions are available for a suggested retail price of $99.99 and the PC edition for $79.99
Other exclusive pre-order offers include unique multiplayer weapon and armor skins which will allow loyal Space Marine fans to distinguish themselves further on the battlefield.
- The Emperor’s Elite Pack, only available at Gamestop, includes the unique Space Wolves and Black Templar chapter armor skins
- For players who prefer the nefarious forces of Chaos, The Traitor Legion Pack includes the complete armor sets for the Iron Warriors and Emperor’s Children and is only available at Best Buy.
- The Golden Relic Chainsword, the primary close combat weapon for Space Marines, is only available at Amazon.com
- The Golden Relic Bolter, a powerful ranged combat weapon, is only available at Walmart.
- PC Gamers can celebrate their love of the Dawn of War® series by donning themselves in the iconic red and bone colored armor of the Blood Ravens Chapter as well as receiving a FREE copy of Darksiders on PC when they pre-order the PC game through Steam.
- PC Gamers also have the choice of pre-ordering their copy of Space Marine through THQ’s E-Store to get an exclusive PowerSword weapon for multiplayer.
- Finally PC Gamers who choose to buy a digital copy of Space Marine through select digital retailers will be offered a FREE copy of Darksiders on PC.
Set in the rich Warhammer 40,000 universe created by Games Workshop®, Space Marine is scheduled to be released worldwide for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Windows PC on September 6, 2011.
For more information visit www.spacemarine.com or THQ.
Stay tuned for more as we get it and click here to watch the Space Marine Dev Diary II – Combat System.