Drakengard 3 takes flight on PS3 in May

drakengard_3-logoSquare Enix’s PS3-exclusive action RPG prequel will officially be coming to the PS3 on May 20th.

The company also revealed a number of pre-order bonuses for the standard edition along with a Square Enix Store-exclusive Collectors Edition (see below) packed with even more goodies.

They also released the full intro video if you want to check that out.

Drakengard 3 – English Debut trailer:
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Square Enix, Inc., the publisher of SQUARE ENIX interactive entertainment products in the Americas, today announced that action role-playing game (RPG) Drakengard 3 will be released on May 20, 2014 in North America, exclusively for the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system.

Square Enix also announced the Drakengard 3 Standard Edition / Collector?s Edition Pre-Order Incentive Program begins today, with pre-order bonuses available through specially-timed, three tier pre-order windows.

  • 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.

Players must pre-order Drakengard 3 before March 4 to receive all three special pre-order bonuses.

Drakengard 3 Collector?s Edition is limited to 5,000 copies and 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

Drakengard 3 Standard Edition for the PlayStation 3 system will be available for $49.99, as well as for digital download on the PlayStation Network and Square Enix Online Store.  Drakengard 3 Collector?s Edition for the PlayStation 3 system will be available exclusively on the  Square Enix Online Store for $79.99. Players can pre-order the game today via the Square Enix Online Store.