SOE Delay DC Universe Online, Confirmed Collector Edition for PS3
The launch date of DC Universe Online has been pushed forward. Sony Online Entertainment has confirmed the news but they didn't give out any specific reason for the delay only commenting that the extra time will be used by them to look into the community feedback the received and implement it in more meaningful way.
SOE also confirmed about the Collector's Edition of the game that will be coming out on PS3 in United States. Collector Edition will include
- DC Universe Batman Statue
- Limited Edition Art of DC Universe Online Art Book
- DC Universe Online Legends Comic Book (Issue 0) with Jim Lee Variant Cover
- DCUniverse Online Prestige comic presentation of the DCUO back-story
- Limited Edition Jim Lee-drawn poster Version of the Legends Issue #0 comic book variant cover
John Smedley, Head SOE said that "DC Universe Online is the first game of its kind, and a truly massive undertaking -- the first action MMO set in the DC Universe, the first MMO on the PlayStation 3, and the first time the entire DC Universe will be accessible to the millions of fans who are eagerly anticipating its release.
"As the game heads into external beta testing, this extra time will allow us to address community feedback in a meaningful way. When we get deeper into external beta, we'll be able to share more information regarding the new launch date."
The new release date will be announced in coming days.