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09. Oct, 2009 19:22 (HKT)

New games up for preorder: Dragon Age: Origins, Tales of Grace, Skate 3, Valkyria Chronicles 2, Bleach: Soul Carnival 2, Luminous Arc 3: Eyes, Cross Treasure & much more!



Welcome to our Weekly Preorder Games news. Keep yourself abreast, read up on games that are releasing in the near, and not so near future and don't miss any titles that you are interested in. In this news summary you will find all new preorder additions that have been made to our catalogue during the last seven days.

For those who are keen to receive even faster updates, you may also take advantage of our designated personal agent e-mail subscriptions and RSS feeds, which are located on your favorite's platform category page.

Besides waiting for emails, you can also scan our preorder list for a more complete overview of what you can expect in the future.

Now check out some coming highlights as well as a full list of all new preorder additions.



Bioware goes back to the origins with their newest game in the Dragon Age franchise. In this open world fantasy setting, you make all your choices, including your birth place and parents.

Where you come from affects your opportunities, just like in real life and the attitude you adopt is going to make all the difference to your adventures. What you do, in turn will affect the others.

The game has stunning graphics, authentic RPG experience and a high level of freedom to carve your own destiny. Each heroic journey will be different, try out the various roles and live your ideal life in this dark fantasy world.

Dragon Age: Origins is coming in November:

Xbox360™
Dragon Age: OriginsASIA N/A
Dragon Age: OriginsUS US$ 24.99
Dragon Age: Origins [Collector's Edition]ASIA N/A

PlayStation3™
Dragon Age: OriginsASIA N/A
Dragon Age: OriginsUS US$ 22.99
Dragon Age: Origins [Collector's Edition]ASIA N/A

PC Game
Dragon Age: Origins (DVD-ROM)US N/A
Dragon Age: Origins [Collector's Edition] (DVD-ROM)US N/A

Game Guides
Dragon Age: Origins Collector's Edition Prima Official Game GuideUS N/A
Dragon Age: Origins Official Game GuideUS N/A




Tales of Graces set stage in a chaotic era where three major warring kingdoms seek to usurp each other. As a young swordsman, you are not only to protect your own believes, but your love ones as well. The touching tale is told through the eyes of enchanting characters and colorful animations.

The linear motion system is upgraded into a style shift system. You can switch between fighting styles smoothly, string up combos and avoid enemy attacks during the battle modes.

More famous seiyuus, such as Sakurai Takahiro and Hanazawa Kana are coming together to bring you one of the most memorable adventures in your (gaming) life.

Tales of Graces is coming in December, preorder an early Christmas gift for yourself:

Tales of GracesJPN US$ 49.99



The second game in the famed RPG Senjou no Valkyria series is going to take you to the military school where you learn to become an infantry soldier, drive a tank and all sorts tactics. The game is a spin off that complements the existing world and gives you a deeper look into the royal army.

Form your own team, with more than 30 playable characters, each of different strengths, you can form a dream team for all sorts of missions. Combine strategic thinking with action gaming skills to win your war.

Senjou no Valkyria 2 is coming in late January 2010, prepare your application today:

Valkyria Chronicles IIUS N/A
Valkyria Chronicles 2JPN US$ 39.99



Bleach Soul Carnival 2 is scheduled to be released this December. Not very much iniformation is available about this game yet but from the trailer, we can see that familiar characters are coming back along with more challenging hollows to fight as well as scenes from the actual anime.

Take a break from all the Bleach fighting games and enjoy the horizontal platform action, the controls are easy, you can string together combos and unleash your strong skills with a press of a button. Cooperation is a vital part, unlock characters along your journey and have them aid you in your quests.

More information on this game will be provided, be sure to get our rss feeds.

Bleach: Soul Carnival 2JPN US$ 48.90



Make friends, watch animations and advance the plot in the Adventure Part and engage in exciting strategic combat in the Battle Mode. This is the first time in the Luminous Arc series where your get to enjoy your school life in the knight academy, get to know the girls and capture their hearts.

Change is the theme of the game, you transform into a knight in the day time and into a more peaceful self after your win. Other than advancing the main plot, you can take up quests to win items, scenarios, and do an alchemy course to create things that are essential.

Connect with your friends to see who is the best knight among you and view all the different endings in the game.

Luminous Arc 3 is coming in December, preorder it now for:

Luminous Arc 3: EyesJPN US$ 79.99



Cross Treasures is a cute adventure RPG where you create your very own world and your player character. You are to save a princess from the dungeons under the king's command, how you go about it and what weapons you use are completely up to you.

Since every player creates a different world, no Cross Treasurer Worlds are the same, adventure in your friend's world and assist them in their quest and ask them to return the favour.

Cross Treasures, a colorful Nintendo DS RPG is available in early December:

Cross TreasuresJPN US$ 54.90



Lina no Atelier has all the elements, cute characters, a sweet story and lots of item making and monster slashing. Chasing after her hot headed friend Luon into an ablazed forest, Lina is being accused by the fairies for arson and is forced to rebuild it.

Although quite unwilling, this is the first chance to put what she has learned in the classroom into real use. Build roads, gather materials and slay monsters, this game uses all your creativity.

Lina no Atelier is coming in early December, book your work room today:

Lina no Atelier: Strahl no RenkinjutsushiJPN US$ 59.90
Lina no Atelier: Strahl no Renkinjutsushi (Premium Box)JPN N/A



Xbox360™ Pre-Orders (9)

Fallout 3 (Platinum Collection)JPNNov 05, 2009US$ 39.99
Dragon Age: Origins [Collector's Edition]ASIANov 03, 2009N/A
Street Fighter IV (Platinum Hits)ASIANov 02, 2009N/A
Assassin's Creed IIJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 12.99
Fallout 3 (Game of the Year Edition)JPNDec 03, 2009N/A
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2JPNDec 10, 2009N/A
Infernal: Hell's VengeanceJPNDec 24, 2009US$ 14.99
Tomoyo After: It's Wonderful Life (CS Edition)JPNSep 22, 2010US$ 33.99
Aliens vs PredatorUSFeb 19, 2010N/A

   

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PlayStation3™ Pre-Orders (15)

Cars Race O RamaASIAOct 13, 2009N/A
SAWASIANov 10, 2009N/A
Fallout 3 (PlayStation3 the Best)JPNNov 26, 2009N/A
Dragon Age: Origins [Collector's Edition]ASIANov 11, 2009N/A
Street Fighter IV (PlayStation3 the Best)ASIANov 02, 2009N/A
Assassin's Creed IIJPNDec 03, 2009N/A
Fallout 3 (Game of the Year Edition)JPNDec 03, 2009N/A
Fallout 3: Additional Content PackJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 48.90
FolksSoul: Ushinawareta Denshou / Folklore (PlayStation3 the Best)JPNDec 03, 2009N/A
Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction (PlayStation3 the Best)JPNDec 03, 2009US$ 34.90
Resistance: Fall of Man (PlayStation3 the Best)JPNDec 03, 2009US$ 34.90
Ryu ga Gotoku 3 (PlayStation3 the Best)JPNDec 03, 2009N/A
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2JPNDec 10, 2009N/A
X Edge (Compile Heart Selection)JPNDec 10, 2009US$ 32.99
Daikoukai Jidai Online: El OrienteJPNDec 15, 2009US$ 25.90

    

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Nintendo Wii™ Pre-Orders (14)

Survival Kids Wii (Konami the Best)JPNNov 19, 2009N/A
Taiko no Tatsujin Wii Dodoon to 2 Yome!JPNNov 19, 2009N/A
Taiko no Tatsujin Wii Dodoon to 2 Yome! (Bundle w/TataCon)JPNNov 19, 2009N/A
Dragon Quest Swords: Kamen no Joou to Kagami no Tou (Ultimate Hits)JPNDec 03, 2009N/A
Kamen Rider: Climax Heroes WJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 24.99
New Super Mario Bros. WiiJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 64.99
Takumi Restaurant wa Daihanjou!JPNDec 03, 2009US$ 48.90
Family Trainer 1 & 2 [Limited Special Pack]JPNDec 10, 2009US$ 89.90
Family Trainer 2JPNDec 10, 2009US$ 9.99
Fullmetal Alchemist: Daughter of the DuskJPNDec 10, 2009US$ 24.99
Tales of GracesJPNDec 10, 2009US$ 49.99
ToshindenJPNDec 10, 2009US$ 19.99
F1 2009JPNDec 17, 2009N/A
Need for Speed: NitroJPNDec 17, 2009N/A

  

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PlayStation2™ Pre-Orders (16)

.hack//G.U. Vol. 3: Aruku Youna Hayasa de (PlayStation2 the Best)JPNNov 26, 2009US$ 38.99
.hack//G.U. Vol.1 Rebirth (Best Version)JPNNov 26, 2009US$ 84.99
.hack//G.U. Vol.2 Kimi Omou Koe (PlayStation2 the Best)JPNNov 26, 2009N/A
Daisenryaku VII Exceed (System Soft Selection)JPNNov 26, 2009US$ 44.90
Taiheiyou no Arashi: Senkan Yamato, Akatsuki ni Shutsugekisu (System Soft Selection)JPNDec 10, 2009US$ 44.90
Death ConnectionJPNDec 17, 2009US$ 68.90
Death Connection [Limited Edition]JPNDec 17, 2009N/A
Mobile Suit Gundam 00: Gundam Meisters (Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection)JPNDec 17, 2009N/A
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny: Rengou vs. Z.A.F.T. II Plus (Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection)JPNDec 17, 2009N/A
Mobile Suit Gundam: Giren no Yabou - Axis no Kyoui V (Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection)JPNDec 17, 2009N/A
Moe Moe 2-ji Taisen Ryoku 2 [chu]JPNFeb 04, 2010US$ 16.99
Moe Moe 2-ji Taisen Ryoku 2 [chu] [Limited Edition]JPNFeb 04, 2010US$ 47.99
Saikyou Toudai Shogi Special II (Mycom Best)JPNDec 17, 2009US$ 24.90
SD Gundam G Generation Spirits (Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection)JPNDec 17, 2009N/A
NeoGeo Online Collection Complete Box Volume 1JPNDec 23, 2009N/A
NeoGeo Online Collection Complete Box Volume 2JPNDec 23, 2009N/A

    

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Nintendo DS™ Pre-Orders (37)

Monster Finder <div class="ext ext_"></div>JPNNov 19, 2009US$ 11.99
1500DS Spirits Mahjong VJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 13.90
1500DS Spirits Shougi VJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 19.90
Cross TreasuresJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 54.90
Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Fuuketsu no Grimoire (Best Version)JPNDec 31, 2009N/A
Honki de Manabu: LEC de Goukakuru - DS Kikenbutsu Toriatsukaimono Otsushu 4-RuiJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 48.90
Honki de Manabu: LEC de Goukakuru - DS Koumuinshiken Suumato ShoriJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 29.99
Jinsei Game DSJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 41.99
Kaijuu BustersJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 54.90
Kamo no Hashikamo. Aimai Seikatsu no SusumeJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 46.99
Power Pro-Kun Pocket 12 <div class="ext ext_"></div>JPNDec 03, 2009N/A
Relaxuma * Rhythm: Mattari Kibun de Da Run Run RunJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 57.99
Shin Noukyo Iku <div class="ext ext_"></div>JPNDec 03, 2009US$ 78.90
SignalJPNDec 03, 2009N/A
Signal [Limited Edition]JPNDec 03, 2009N/A
Stitch! Ohana to Rhythm de DaiboukenJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 25.99
Yggdra Unison: Seiken BuyuudenJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 17.99
Charm Girls Club: Watashi no Fashion MallJPNDec 10, 2009US$ 34.90
Charm Girls Club: Watashi no Fashion ShowJPNDec 10, 2009US$ 37.99
Kurukuru * Princess: Tokimeki Figure * Mezase! VancouverJPNDec 10, 2009US$ 27.90
Kyoukugen Dasshutsu 9 Jikan 9 nin 9 no TobiraJPNDec 10, 2009N/A
Luminous Arc 3: EyesJPNDec 10, 2009US$ 79.99
Monochrome Boo & Baby Boo: Kururin BooJPNDec 10, 2009US$ 23.99
Phonics de Minitsuku EigoJPNMar 25, 2010US$ 59.90
Anpanman to Asobu: Aiueo Kyoushitsu DXJPNDec 17, 2009US$ 45.99
Dear Girl: Stories Hibiki - Hibiki Tokkun Daisakusen!JPNDec 17, 2009N/A
Dear Girl: Stories Hibiki - Hibiki Tokkun Daisakusen! [Limited Edition]JPNDec 17, 2009N/A
Deca Sports DS de Sports 10 Shumoku!JPNDec 17, 2009US$ 9.99
Need for Speed: NitroJPNDec 17, 2009US$ 48.90
Poupee Girl DSJPNDec 17, 2009US$ 69.90
Lina no Atelier: Strahl no RenkinjutsushiJPNDec 22, 2009US$ 59.90
Lina no Atelier: Strahl no Renkinjutsushi (Premium Box)JPNDec 22, 2009N/A
Coro PataJPNDec 24, 2009N/A
Moe Moe 2-ji Taisen Ryoku 2 [chu] Yamato NadesicoJPNMar 18, 2010US$ 25.99
Maru Goukaku Shiraku Sashhu! IT Passport ShikenJPNJan 14, 2010US$ 48.90
Game Book DS: Koukaku no RegiosJPNJan 28, 2010US$ 23.99
Game Book DS: Koukaku no Regios [Limited Edition]JPNJan 28, 2010N/A

  

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Sony PSP™ Pre-Orders (33)

Wild Arms XF / Wild Arms Crossfire (PSP the Best)JPNNov 26, 2009US$ 34.90
Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch - Lost Colors (PSP the Best)JPNDec 03, 2009N/A
LittleBigPlanet PortableJPNDec 03, 2009US$ 28.99
Minna no Tennis PortableJPNFeb 25, 2010US$ 52.90
Mobile Suit Gundam: Gundam vs. Gundam Next PlusASIADec 03, 2009N/A
Ys: The Ark of Napishtim (Special Edition) (Konami the Best)JPNDec 03, 2009US$ 29.99
Bleach: Soul Carnival 2JPNDec 10, 2009US$ 48.90
DaikuugunJPNDec 10, 2009US$ 38.99
Darius BurstJPNDec 24, 2009N/A
Fuuun Shinsengumi Bakumatsuden PortableJPNDec 10, 2009US$ 44.90
Patapon 2: Don-Chaka (PSP the Best)JPNDec 10, 2009US$ 23.99
Youkoso Hitsuji-Mura Portable (Good Price)JPNDec 10, 2009US$ 34.90
Yuusha no Kuse ni Namaikida Or 2 (PSP the Best)JPNDec 10, 2009US$ 34.90
Akane Iro ni Somaru Saka PortableJPNDec 17, 2009US$ 59.99
Akane Iro ni Somaru Saka Portable [Limited Edition]JPNDec 17, 2009N/A
F1 2009JPNDec 17, 2009US$ 81.99
Gundam Battle Universe (Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection)JPNDec 17, 2009N/A
Mobile Suit Gundam Seed: Rengou vs. Z.A.F.T. Portable (Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection)JPNDec 17, 2009US$ 34.90
Mobile Suit Gundam: Giren no Yabou - Axis no Kyoui V (Gundam 30th Anniversary Collection)JPNDec 17, 2009N/A
Moe Moe 2-ji Taisen Ryoku 2 [chu]JPNFeb 04, 2010US$ 74.90
Moe Moe 2-ji Taisen Ryoku 2 [chu] [Premium Edition]JPNFeb 04, 2010N/A
Naraku no Shiro PortableJPNDec 17, 2009US$ 52.99
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (Collector's Edition) (DVD-ROM)ASIAAug 29, 2013N/A
Saikyou Toudai Shogi Portable (Mycom Best)JPNDec 17, 2009US$ 17.99
Assassin's Creed: BloodlinesJPNDec 23, 2009N/A
Metal Slug XXJPNDec 23, 2009N/A
Loopop Cube: Loop * Salad Portable: MatatabiJPNJan 28, 2010N/A
MagusTale Eternity: Seikaiju to Koisuru Mahou TsukaiJPNDec 24, 2009N/A
MagusTale Eternity: Seikaiju to Koisuru Mahou Tsukai [Limited Edition]JPNDec 24, 2009N/A
Nizu no Senritsu PortableJPNDec 24, 2009N/A
Nizu no Senritsu Portable [Limited Edition]JPNDec 24, 2009US$ 92.99
Valkyria Chronicles 2JPNJan 21, 2010US$ 39.99
Army of Two: The 40th DayUSJan 15, 2010US$ 19.99

    

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