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Submitted by Surfaced 1432d ago | news

ICO + Shadow of the Colossus boxset revealed, priced, and dated

Dengeki PlayStation reveals Sony Computer Entertainment's designs for the ICO + Shadow of the Colossus boxset and the individual covers.

All editions will release on September 22, 2011 in Japan.
The idividual games are priced at ¥3,980.
The boxset is priced at ¥6,980.

Unlike most other territories, the remakes of the Team ICO classics are individual releases in the Japanese market. However, Sony will be offering the ICO/Wander to Kyozo Limited Box ("Wander to Kyozo" is the Japanese name for Shadow). This set includes both titles, a special box, a special 100 page booklet from magazine publisher BRUTUS, and dynamic custom themes for both titles. (ICO / Shadow of the Colosuss, Ico and Shadow of the Colossus Collection, PS3, Team Ico Collection)

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mrsatan  +   1432d ago
Screw you Japan if you don't bring this to the US! I love the sh!t out of these games.
Surfaced  +   1432d ago
It'll be SCEA's fault if we don't get the boxset edition here.
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I_find_it_funny  +   1432d ago
most wanted HD Collection
BYE  +   1432d ago
Just order it from Play-Asia. I don't think Sony will be missing this opportunity though, they know these games have a lot of fans in western territories.
news4geeks  +   1432d ago
yeah, all 10 of them. It's a niche title.
cb4g  +   1431d ago
SotC sold over a million copies worldwide. ..
Regardless of sales, this is a game that needs to be played by anyone who has a chance to play it.

This is game design at its best.

Unique. Epic.
Emilio_Estevez  +   1431d ago
That would work to get the game, but most of us prolly don't speak Japanese and would like an English version.
omni_atlas  +   1425d ago
sold out on play-asia.com :(
MintBerryCrunch  +   1432d ago
did you not read the info...in japan they will sell the games individually with a limited bundled collection when its released...all other territories will get the bundled collection
Istanbull  +   1432d ago
These games were GOTY in the respective years they came out, they will be GOTY again on the PS3!
waltyftm  +   1431d ago
True.
gamerwiips360  +   1432d ago
WoW! Finally some news regarding The Collection.
History will repeat itself this September. A Time to revisit timeless Classics!

Impressive Collection, Can't Wait.
My Utmost Respect to Team ICO & Ueda.

Take ur time with TLG, Im in no hurry but make sure It will leave a Landmark in Videogame Design :)
Inception  +   1432d ago
So japan got 2 disc instead one like other teritories?

btw nice box art and i hope SCEA will pick japan cover art for ICO (us ver is meh >.<)
dragunrising  +   1432d ago
I want. I also want more time to play games...:-(
SilverSlug  +   1432d ago
I'm going to import this. I don't care... *-*
zgoldenlionz  +   1431d ago
I'm really considering importing this as well.
nix  +   1432d ago
september is so far away. )):
byeGollum  +   1432d ago
both games are stand alone titles right?
Nicaragua  +   1432d ago
yup
jivah  +   1432d ago
same universe though .. just like demons souls and dark souls. both stand alone games but same universe
hence [spiritual successors]
tawak  +   1432d ago
i will get it, but not if they are sold seperately
RockmanII7  +   1432d ago
That comes out to $49 and $87, I wonder if that means this could be $60 in US. Hopefully not.
TheHater  +   1431d ago
You'r complaining about a HD remake with 7.1 sound and 3D for two of the best games of all time being possibly $60?
RockmanII7  +   1431d ago
Well the GoW and Sly collections were $40, so I would think that this would be $40 too and I'm hoping to get the lowest possible price tag.
swinesucker  +   1432d ago
Holy fucking god that is beautiful. If we get the US boxart I will seriously find a way to vomit on the face of the US boxart team. Seriously, boxart is becoming nothing but crummy labels these days. That is just out of this world. I would shell out 90 for that. These games are important.
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Surfaced  +   1432d ago
If we get the old American ICO box art, I will personally pay SCEA a visit.

I will drive from San Francisco to Foster City, I will kick open their front doors, ignore the receptionist, pepper-spray any security dopes, throw a brofist at K.B., and march up to Jacky-boy himself to present my demands.
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jocomat9  +   1431d ago
win XD
mrsatan  +   1431d ago
The artbook for the original Japanese release is pure win. I have seen scans for it on the internet. That is why I want this one here.
Cerberus29  +   1431d ago
I can't wait to see how good SotC looks in hd.
waltyftm  +   1431d ago
SotC will look so good you will cry with joy everytime you see it.
schlanz  +   1431d ago
2 separate discs? That's kind of dumb.. why not package them together in one case ala GOW collection?
Oldman100  +   1431d ago
To my knowledge they are sold separately in japan only. All other territories will be sold together on one blu ray disc like the gow collection.
schlanz  +   1431d ago
Ah. Cool. Thanks for the info
colossi16  +   1431d ago
Japan gets it in September, and rest of us expect it to be some time next year?

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