Gamers worldwide are rejoicing as Sony opens pre-orders for the Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 special edition PlayStation 5 console bundle, along with exclusive console covers and a matching DualSense controller. The pre-orders went live on July 28 at 10 a.m. local time, creating a frenzy among enthusiasts eager to get their hands on these highly sought-after 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 fans who want to add a touch of their favorite superhero to their existing PS5 consoles, the Spider-Man 2 PS5 console covers can be purchased separately for $64.99 / £54.99. Additionally, the special edition DualSense controller, priced at $79.99 / £69.99, features exclusive Spider-Man 2-themed aesthetics that are sure to delight fans.
Sony’s PlayStation Direct store offers these products for pre-order in countries where the online store is available, with limited quantities set to be offered by select retailers worldwide, as confirmed by Sony.
Gaming enthusiasts won’t have to wait long to experience the excitement, as all these products are set to be released on September 1, just ahead of the highly anticipated Spider-Man 2 game launch on October 20, 2023.
As a special treat, Sony has also announced the most significant price cut for the PS5 since its launch in November 2020, temporarily discounting the console by £75 / €75 in Europe. This attractive offer has prompted a surge in demand, with retailers offering even more enticing deals to enthrall gamers.
Leading up to the release, Sony has been building anticipation with gameplay videos and trailers, unveiling thrilling new features and introducing iconic villains like Kraven the Hunter and Venom. Speculation is also rife that Insomniac Games, the developer behind Spider-Man 2 and Wolverine, might have a secret third title in the works, adding to the excitement and mystery surrounding the gaming landscape.