ProSiebenSat.1 Games and Koch Media announce that PlanetSide 2 will be available as a boxed product for the first time.
To celebrate reaching an incredible five million registered players, the PC retail edition of the successful first-person action game will be released on August 16th 2013 priced £7.99 and will be available in addition to the downloadable version which will remain available free of charge.
The retail version will provide first-time and active PlanetSide 2 players with exclusive added value items worth more than £40.00. In addition to the main game with all updates and expansions released so far, the retail version of PlanetSide 2 contains :
24 Carat Power Pack
- Exclusive to the retail version: Golden SMGs for each of the three empires:
- Vanu Sovereignty Eridani SX5-G: The Eridani SX5 fully automatic submachine gun excels in close quarter combat situations.
- New Conglomerate AF-4 Cyclone-G: The AF-4 Cyclone is a fully automatic submachine gun that has a higher damage output than most weapons in its class.
- Terran Republic SMG-46 Armistice-G: The SMG-46 Armistice fully automatic submachine gun features a fast rate of fire and larger than average ammunition capacity.
- 7-day +50% XP boost: increases experience gain by 50% for 7 days on your character
- 1000 SevenCash / Station Cash (worth £7.99), redeemable through PlanetSide 2 accounts from ProSiebenSat.1 Games and Sony Online Entertainment
- This 3-day +50% XP boost code can be given to a buddy or squad mate to increase experience gain by 50% for 3 days on their character. PlanetSide 2 can now be pre-ordered from www.amazon.co.uk; www.shopto.net and www.zavvi.com at a recommended retail price of £7.99.
The contents of the retail version of PlanetSide 2 will be redeemable through all active PlanetSide 2 accounts from ProSiebenSat.1 Games and Sony Online Entertainment.