Devil May Cry 4 Ships At Long Last!

DMC4.jpgFinally, after nearly three years since the third game’s original release, the Devil May Cry series’ story continues with today’s North American retail release of Devil May Cry 4 for PS3 and Xbox 360. Rated “M” for Mature, DMC4 retails in two forms on both platforms: a standard edition for $59.99 and a special Collector’s Edition loaded with extras for $79.99. If for some reason you are still on the fence about whether or not to pick up a copy, go ahead and give the recently released demo a try. By the time you’re done, I bet you’ll be out the door to the nearest game shop.

Devil May Cry 4 includes the following features:
• From the producer of the original Devil May Cry® and Resident Evil® 4
• 2 playable characters – take control of both Nero & Dante
• High-definition 720p visuals moving at 60 frames per second
• Blend of familiar and new: newcomer Nero clashes with veteran Dante plus appearances from Trish, Lady and others from the DMC series
• Exceed System allows Nero to easily charge up his sword with a throttle effect, revving up to three levels with powerful and varied attack options
• Deep combo system rewards stylish dispatching of enemies
• Unique “Devil Bringer” arm opens up a range of never seen before combo options
• Distinct set of weaponry and moves for Nero and Dante
• New active style change system for Dante allows him to switch styles and weapons on the fly, producing crazy combo possibilities
• Numerous new characters and environments
• Signature blend of guns and swordplay

Devil May Cry 4 Collector’s Edition contains the following extras:
• Volume 1 of ADV Film’s Devil May Cry: The Animated Series on DVD, including four complete episodes of the anime (a retail value of $29.99)
• Unique Steelbook™ metal case
• Bonus DVD
o Making of Devil May Cry 4
o Music from the soundtrack
o Digital artbook
o PC content (screen savers, wallpapers, icons)

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