Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition physical edition launches on December 1, arriving on PS5 and Xbox Series X on that date according to the official Devil May Cry Twitter page.
Here’s the tweet showing off the game box art for both console releases, as well as announcing that the game will be available digitally starting November 10 during the release of the Xbox Series X, and then on November 12 when the PS5 launches.
The physical version of #DevilMayCry 5 Special Edition launches Dec 1st!
If going digital is more your SSStyle, it'll be available for download from Nov 10th for Xbox Series X|S and Nov 12th for PS5. pic.twitter.com/jHah4y2S4c
— Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition (@DevilMayCry) October 13, 2020
Here’s an overview of the Special Edition from Capcom’s official website for DMC5SE, which sees Vergil added as a fully playable character along with some new modes and extras:
Capcom is kicking off the new console generation in SSStyle with Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition. As the storied publisher’s first title on next-gen, Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition comes packed with an abundance of new features and game modes powered by next-gen consoles, in addition to the heavily requested arrival of Vergil as a playable character. With Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition, Capcom is upping the ante on stylish action with the introduction of next-gen features such as ray tracing technology and enhanced 3D audio, fan-favorite modes including Turbo Mode and Legendary Dark Knight Mode, and the inclusion of Deluxe Edition and “EX Color Pack” content. Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition will be available for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X* for MSRP $39.99, with the digital version arriving as day one launch titles for next-gen consoles. The release timing of the physical versions will be shared at a later date.
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