Sony has delighted gaming enthusiasts by opening pre-orders for the much-anticipated Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 special edition PlayStation 5 console bundle, as well as exclusive console covers and a matching DualSense controller. The pre-orders became available on July 28 at 10 a.m. local time, triggering a surge of interest from fans eager to secure these highly coveted items. Priced at $599.99 / £569.99, the special edition bundle includes a custom-designed console cover and a digital voucher for Spider-Man 2’s standard edition.
For gamers who wish to personalize their existing PS5 consoles, the Spider-Man 2 PS5 console covers are also available for individual purchase at $64.99 / £54.99. Additionally, the special edition DualSense controller, priced at $79.99 / £69.99, features exclusive Spider-Man 2-themed aesthetics, making it a must-have for fans.
Sony’s PlayStation Direct store is currently accepting pre-orders for these products in countries where the online store operates, with limited quantities expected to be available from select retailers across the globe, according to Sony’s official statement.
Excitement is building as the release date for these items is set for September 1, giving fans a chance to get their hands on them before the highly-anticipated Spider-Man 2 game hits the market on October 20, 2023.
In addition to the pre-order announcement, Sony has also made a significant move by offering the biggest price cut for the PS5 since its launch in November 2020. For a limited time, the console is being discounted by £75 / €75 in Europe, sparking a frenzy among gaming enthusiasts who are eager to take advantage of this rare opportunity.
As the release date approaches, Sony continues to fuel anticipation with gameplay videos and trailers, unveiling new features and teasing the introduction of iconic villains like Kraven the Hunter and Venom. Amidst the excitement surrounding Spider-Man 2 and Wolverine, there is speculation that Insomniac Games, the developer behind these highly-anticipated titles, may have a third unannounced project in the works, heightening intrigue within the gaming community.