The Most Amazing Collector’s Editions you will ever come across

Everyone has a special game, that they cherish the most. Do you have one that is close to your heart? If so which one is it? We bring you the top 6 Collector’s Editions or Special Editions of this generation, which we believe are the best goodies a gamer can buy and also which are completely worth the money. Let’s take a look at Top 6 Collector’s Editions, that we believe are the most kickass collections of this generation –

1) Resistance 2 :

Contents :

  • Created by DC Unlimited, an exclusive Chimeran Hybrid action figure with Bullseye weapon.
  • A double-sided hard-cover Resistance 2 art book covering war-torn America from two unique perspectives.
  • Exclusive in-game HVAP Wraith multiplayer weapon skin
  • Copy of Resistance 2 with special edition cover artwork selected by the fans
  • A preview into the upcoming Resistance novel, “Resistance: The Gathering Storm” by well-known science fiction author William Dietz.
  • “America Forever Lost”, Behind The Scenes video of Resistance 2 with Insomniac Games
  • “Shattered History” Resistance chronology video — provides a visual guideline from the earliest days of the Chimera invasion to the current storyline.
  • Digital copy of Issue #0 of the Resistance comic book series published by Wildstorm.

And it cost $80 only. I loved Resistance 2 a lot, lets hope Resistance 3 is Insomniac’s best work.

2) Halo Reach Legendary Edition :

Contents :

  • Game disc housed in recovered ONI ”black box”
  • An exclusive Elite armor set for use in multiplayer modes
  • Artifact bag containing Dr. Halsey’s personal journal and other classified and effects that unravel long held secrets from the “Halo” universe
  • Noble Team statue expertly crafted by the artisans at McFarlane Toys. Individually molded, hand-painted and individually numbered, this statue is a must-have for any serious “Halo” fan
  • UNSC-themed custom packaging
  • An exclusive multiplayer Spartan armor effec.

It does cost $150, but seeing the goodies included it’s a must buy for any Halo fan.

3) Bioshock 2 Limited Edition :

Contents :

  • BioShock game
  • Bonus DVD with “Making Of…” Videos
  • Soundtrack CD
  • Big Daddy Figurine

It’s one of the best games this gen, sitting at 96 metacritic. Getting a CE for this is a no brainer.

4) Killzone 3 Helghast Edition :

Contents :

  • 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
    • Killzone 3 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

Sweet ain’t it? The game isn’t released yet but the recently announced Helghast Edition is drool worthy stuff and you should pre-order one right away.

5) God of war 3 Ultimate Triology Edition :

Contents :

  • God of War Combat Arena containing an exclusive environment and seven challenges to complete
  • Dominus character skin
  • Apollo character skin
  • Phantom of Chaos character skin
  • Forgotten Warrior character skin
  • God of War: Unearthing the Legend Franchise Documentary
  • Special audio bonus content:
  • God of War Trilogy Soundtrack – God of War, II, and III scores from the game
  • God of War: Blood and Metal EP – a heavy metal homage featuring original music inspired by God of War
  • Artbook
  • Postcards

Amazing isn’t it, one of the Best fan service ever. A must own for all God of war 3 fans.

6) Gran Turismo 5 Signature Edition


  • Gran Turismo 5 game
  • Sculpted metal box, finished with SLS AMG Obsidian Black paint
  • SLS AMG 1:43 model car
  • Leather GT-branded wallet
  • Branded USB key with Polyphony/Mercedes-Benz trailer
  • GT branded metal key fob
  • Coffee table book featuring the cars and locations of GT5
  • 200+ page ‘Apex’ driver’s magazine with hints on driving technique, car tuning, future technologies and more
  • ‘ChromeLine’ vehicle pack: 5 performance-enhanced cars ready to race
  • 6 additional in-game ‘Stealth’ cars including the McLaren F1 and the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

With no concrete release date for the game yet, we can only wait to get our hands on this beast. It’s all class and it doesn’t come cheap but it’s a dream for any racing fan. Truly amazing.

6) Batman Arkham Asylum collectors edition

Contents :

  • 14″ Batarang with stand – Matches the Batarang’s in game design
  • Arkham Doctor’s Journal – 48 pages of notes on Arkham’s inmates, Embossed leather dust jacket
  • 2 Sleeve Digi-pack, including: Game disc, Behind-the-scenes DVD
  • Code for downloadable Challenge Map – Exclusive “Crime Alley” map, available immediately
  • Full-color Manual

The best superhero game this gen according to me, a must get for all Batman Fans.

  • sobelabs

    great site, i uncovered it whilst looking for something else entirely and i am glad that i’ve got. I’ve bookmarked and will be back.

  • jordan

    what about uncharted 2? you got a freaking dagger and it was super rare! Fail!

  • Anonymous

    Thats in the article overrated games that happened to have collectors editions. Common guys blizzards stuff their putting our is utter junk. I mean literally, that SC2 collector edition was a $100 WoW pet. Big Whoop…

  • Anonymous

    where is SC2?
    Oh..someone already mentioned it lol.

  • jon

    wow really? no mention of starcraft 2? easily the best ever, come on.