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Pre-order bonuses and Killzone 3 Helghast Edition revealed

Submitted by on Thursday, 28 October 20107 Comments

There was a bit of leaked information on the net about this a couple of weeks ago.  Low and behold, our site policy of not posting anything that’s not official has held up once again, as the information that was leaked was not complete.  If you’re interested in getting a little something extra with Killzone 3, you should definitely read on.

On the official U.S. PlayStation Blog, Guerrilla detailed both the limited edition (which has been dubbed the ‘Helghast Edition’) of Killzone 3, as well as all of the preorder bonuses from various retailers across the United States.  Check them out below.

Helghast Edition Features

  • Authentic Helghast Helmet replica opens to reveal art book, Super Voucher and Killzone 3 game.
  • Exclusive Cloaking Helghast Marksman action figure is 6.5” tall with multiple articulation points and will not be sold at retail
  • Includes bonus video content giving you a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the game.
  • Exclusive art book featuring imagery from the Killzone universe
  • Super Voucher includes
    • Official soundtrack and PS3 Dynamic Theme
    • Retro Map Pack featuring two of the most popular multiplayer maps from Killzone 2
    • Double XP for the first 24 hours of multiplayer gameplay
    • Full access to all weapons and abilities during the first 24 hours of multiplayer gameplay

If you’re not interested in dropping the $129.99 it takes to own this edition but were still planning on preording, you can still get some awesome bonuses with your purchase.  Check out the preorder bonuses for each respective retailer below.

Guerrilla Pack (available by pre-ordering from GameStop)

Pre-order and receive a GameStop Exclusive PSN code unlocking all multiplayer weapons and abilities for the first 24 hours of multiplayer gameplay giving you a temporary edge in the online battlefield. Also includes the Retro Map Pack, featuring two of the most popular maps from Killzone 2.

Fast Starter Pack (available by pre-ordering from Best Buy)

Pre-order and receive a Best Buy Exclusive PSN code allowing you to rank up faster, as you earn XP at double the normal rate for the first 24 hours of multiplayer gameplay. Also includes the Retro Map Pack.

Unlock and Load Pack (available by pre-ordering from Amazon)

Pre-order and receive an Exclusive PSN code and get instant access to 3 Unlock Points to use on the weapon or ability of your choice such as the Marksman’s Sniper Rifle and get the early edge in Multiplayer. Also includes the Retro Map Pack.

Retro Map Pack (available by pre-ordering from other participating retailers)

Pre-order and receive an exclusive PSN code giving you the Retro Map Pack, featuring two of the most popular maps from Killzone 2. Also receive an exclusive PlayStation 3 Dynamic Theme.

So there you have it.  Awesome game is coming with awesome content.  So which version will you guys be picking up?  If you’re not interested in the Helghast Edition, will the preorder bonuses sway you to one retailer over another?

Buy Helghast Edition from – Gamestop (US)

Buy Standard Edition from – Amazon (US) : Gamestop (US) : Best Buy (US)
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