If you're anticipating the launch of Left 4 Dead's sequel
, you may be interested in participating in Valve's preorder promotion
. Those who buy the game prior to launch will receive a 10% discount on the title, early access to the Left 4 Dead 2 demo, as well as a bonus in-game item.
First word of the Left 4 Dead 2 demo came less than two weeks ago
, and it is slated for an October 27 release if all goes well. In addition to the demo and discount, preorder customers will be given an exclusive in-game baseball bat, which is one of the new melee weapons featured in Left 4 Dead 2.
At 10% off, the stand-alone title is priced
at $44.99, or you can get three friends in on the action for $134.99. Also listed is a bundle that includes the original Left 4 Dead, and Left 4 Dead 2 for $64.98.