inFAMOUS 2 dated, pre-orders and HERO Edition announced
posted on 02.18.11 at 11:18 AM EDT by (@salromano)

The countdown begins. Sony Computer Entertainment America’s announced this morning that Sucker Punch’s highly anticipated inFAMOUS 2, the sequel to 2008’s critically-acclaimed PlayStation 3-exclusive, will launch in North America on June 7, 2011. The announcement also plays host to the reveal of pre-order incentives and a limited HERO Edition.

The HERO Edition, which will retail for $99.99, includes the following extra goodies:

  • A copy of inFAMOUS 2
  • 8.5 inch Cole MacGrath Statue
  • inFAMOUS #1 DC Comics mini-comic
  • Sling Pack modeled after Cole’s in-game gear
  • Official inFAMOUS 2 HERO Edition digital soundtrack
  • Super voucher code that allows players to redeem the: Kessler skin, 24K Gold Amp, Electrocution Grenade Power, and the Lightning Hook Power

Participating retailers have begun pre-order programs today. Incentives include one of the HERO Edition’s super voucher abilities. For example, pre-ordering at GameStop could net you a redemption code for the Electrocution Grenade. Retailer-specific content has yet to be announced.

Check out screenshots of the super voucher abilities, skin, and weapon, the official box art, and the HERO Edition packaging at the gallery.

InFAMOUS 2 Countdown Begins: Release Date, Pre-Orders & HERO Edition Announced! [PlayStation.Blog]

  • Chaos Raiden

    Awesome! Can’t wait for it. ^_^

  • FinalFantasy_fangirl

    Finally a release date because I was beginning to wonder.

  • Rydak

    Loved the first game, and from what I’ve seen this one raises the bar. Nice bit of goodies there.

  • http://xcite79.1up.com Keegs79

    Great release date! Its in a month where there is pretty much nothing. Maybe Shadow of the Damned comes out but nothing like February, March, and May.