A Standard Edition of a game is just not enough at times, you just need more in the form of an overpriced Collector’s Editions.

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With each major release, comes an attractive alternative edition of the game that has all sorts of goodies. This year, you can look out for these, although be ready to fork out a hefty amount due to our weak rand. Unfortunately most of these are still waiting a price confirmation.

Dark Souls III

Dark Souls III will release in 3 versions this year. You will get the Apocalypse Edition, which is also known as the Day One Edition. Then there will be two big Collector’s Editions, one called the Prestige Edition, and one called the Collector’s Edition.

Collector’s Edition

Dark Souls III

  • The Collector’s Box
  • Prima Starter Guide
  • Apocalypse Edition Game
  • 10″ Red Knight Statue
  • Official Soundtrack
  • Cloth Game Map
  • Metal Case.

Prestige Edition

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  • 40cm Lord of Cinder Resin Figurine
  • 25cm Red Knight Figurine
  • Collector’s Box
  • Metal Case
  • 3 x Iron-on Patches
  • Cloth game map
  • A4 hardcover art book
  • Soundtrack
  • Dark Souls 3 Game

Overwatch

Overwatch is Blizzard’s highly anticipated new shooter that is set for release later this year. The game will release in a three editions. The Standard Edition, Origins Edition, and Collector’s Edition. The only difference between the Collector’s Edition and the Origins Edition, is that the one will come with a Soldier 76 Statue.

Origins Edition

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  • Origins Skins: Pay homage to the original Overwatch strike force with vintage skins of Blackwatch Reyes for Reaper and Strike-Commander Morrison for Soldier: 76. Explore other heroes’ origins with Overgrown Bastion, Security Chief Pharah, and Slipstream Tracer.
  • [Diablo III] Mercy’s Wings: Slay demonic forces throughout the High Heavens and Burning Hells while donning Mercy’s wings, and all of Sanctuary will know of your allegiance to Overwatch!
  • [StarCraft II] Player Portraits: Brand-new portraits of Tracer, Reaper, Pharah, Winston, Bastion, and Soldier: 76 give new meaning to the phrase “Hero of the Koprulu Sector.”
  • [Hearthstone] Overwatch Card Back: If you happen to find yourself in a Tavern Brawl, show your opponent you’ve got backup with an Overwatch-themed card back.
  • [World of Warcraft] Baby Winston Pet: Adorably cuddly and highly intellectual, the Baby Winston pet will be at your side as you fight to extinguish the Burning Legion.
  • [Heroes of the Storm] Tracer Hero: The calvary’s here! Jump into the Nexus with Tracer and surprise your enemies in the blink of an eye.

Collector’s Edition

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  • Visual Scourebook
  • Sountrack
  • Soldier 76 Statue
  • Origins Edition

Tom Clancy’s: The Division

We just cannot hold in our excitement for the upcoming, Tom Clancy’s: The Division.

The game will release in various versions, the Collector’s Edition being the most extravagant version of the game. This edition comes with a digital watch, the game’s Season Pass, and armband, and a few other goodies.

Deluxe Edition

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  • Standard Edition Game
  • Access to closed beta
  • Firefighters Pack
  • Police Pack

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Sleeper Agent Edition

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  • Limited Edition
  • Agent Watch Replica
  • Season Pass
  • Art Book
  • Armband
  • Collector’s Edition Box

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

The upcoming PS4 exclusive, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, will release in 2 very special versions. The Libertalia Collector’s Edition, and the Special Edition.

The Libertalia Collector’s Edition

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  • Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
  • 12” Premium Drake Statue
  • Collectible Steelbook Case
  • 48-Page Hardcover Art Book by Dark Horse
  • Naughty Dog & Pirate Sigil Sticker Sheet

Two exclusive instant multiplayer unlocks, five additional instant multiplayer unlocks, and Uncharted Points for use in Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End multiplayer

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The Special Edition

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  • Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
  • Collectible Steelbook Case
  • 48-Page Hardcover Art Book by Dark Horse
  • Naughty Dog & Pirate Sigil Sticker Sheet
  • Uncharted Points: in-game currency to unlock various multiplayer content

Mirrors Edge Catalyst

This beautiful Collector’s Edition comes with a stunning Faith statue which shows off her younger self sitting side-by-side. The edition also includes the following

Collector’s Edition

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  • Mirror’s Edge Catalyst
  • Adult Faith/Young Faith diorama
  • Exclusive Steel book
  • Exclusive lithograph
  • Set of 10 concept pieces
  • Temporary logo tattoo
  • Temporary Faith arm tattoo
  • Storage box

Dues Ex: Mankind Divided

Although the game has been delayed, it will still receive its stunning Collector’s Edition when it launches in August.

Collector’s Edition

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  • Dues Ex Mankind Divided
  • Day 1 Edition Game
  • Classic, Enforcer and Intruder In-Game DLC Packs
  • Digital Novella
  • Digital Comic Book
  • Extra in-game mission
  • Digital Artbook
  • Digital OST Sample
  • Plus 9″ Adam Jensen Figurine
  • 48 pg Titan Art Book and
  • LE Steel book

Although there will be more games releasing this year, with more Collector’s Edition sure to come, we will have to wait till they get unveiled.

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