Blizzard has announced that StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty will be available both in a standard edition for $59.99, (both retail and download, 59.99€ in the EU) and in a special, limited-edition Collector's Edition for $99.99 (retail only, 89.99€ in the EU). What does an extra $40/30€ get you? All sorts of goodies, that's what!
- StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty on DVD-ROM
- The Art of StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, a 176-page book featuring artwork from the game
- An exclusive 2GB USB flash drive replica of Jim Raynor's dog tag, which comes preloaded with the original StarCraft and the StarCraft: Brood War® expansion set
- A behind-the-scenes DVD containing over an hour of developer interviews, cinematics with director's commentary, and more
- The official StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty soundtrack CD, containing 14 epic tracks from the game along with exclusive bonus tracks
- StarCraft comic book issue #0, a prequel to the comic series
- A World of Warcraft® mini Thor in-game pet that can be applied to all World of Warcraft characters on a single Battle.net account
- Exclusive Battle.net downloadable content, including special portraits for your Battle.net profile, decals to customize your units in-game, and a visually unique version of the terran Thor unit
The Collector's Edition should be available at the same time the retail edition is. The digital download version (through the Blizzard Store) will be available shortly after release.