Video game publishers love to release their new games in special edition packaging. Of course, special edition will cost you another 50 bucks for the package, but if you’re a fan of the long-anticipated new game in the Duke Nukem series, Duke Nukem Forever, you may actually want what 2K Games is offering in their just announced Duke Nukem Forever Balls of Steel edition.
Priced at $99.99, this collector’s edition of the game will be available only at GameStop and Amazon. It contains a copy of the game, of course, along with with exclusive cover art, and the following items:
- Collectible bust of the greatest alien ass-kicker of all-time
- Numbered, limited-edition certificate of authenticity
- 100-page hardcover book: The History, Legacy & Legend: Duke Nukem Forever Art from the Vault
- Duke Nukem Forever postcard series
- Duke Nukem Forever radioactive emblem sticker
- Duke Nukem Forever collectable comic book
- Duke Nukem Forever foldable paper craft
- Duke Nukem Forever poker chips
- Duke Nukem Forever mini-card deck
- Duke Nukem Forever radioactive emblem dice
Both editions of Duke Nukem Forever, regular and Ball of Steel, will be released on May 3, 2011 for Sony’s PlayStation 3, Microsoft’s Xbox 360 and on Windows PCs.