Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell & Re-Elected Release Date Moved Up, Seven Deadly Weapons Revealed

October 15, 2014Written by Jason Dunning


For an unspecified reason, Deep Silver has decided to move the release date of Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC, as well as Saints Row IV: Re-Elected for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC to January 20, 2015 in North America and January 23, 2015 in Europe.

Seemingly only available in North America, retailers will be offering the following pre-order bonus for Gat Out of Hell and Re-Elected:

Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell ($19.99) – Devil’s Workshop Pack

Saints Wings, Jester’s Skull

Tired of flying on the wings of a fallen angel? With the Devil’s Workshop Pack you can fly on the purple wings of a Saint instead. Also included; Yorick, the flaming skull that acts as the source of Shakespeare’s infernal might. Finally you can wield all of the power of Shakespeare with none of the iambic pentameter: what’s not to love?

Saints Row IV: Re-Elected ($49.99 With Gat Out of Hell, $29.99 Without)  – Plague of Frogs Pack

Hellish Princess, Infernal Guard, Lil’ Croaker

Take some mementos from hell with you to virtual Steelport! Rain amphibian death onto Zinyak’s army with the Lil’ Croaker, and look good doing it wearing either Infernal Guard armor or Hellish Princess costumes.

Volition also revealed the Seven Deadly Weapons featured in Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell:

  • Armchair-A-Geddon (The embodiment of Sloth in the rifle slot) – Take a seat and watch the mayhem explode with dual-miniguns and heat-seeking missiles.
  • Gallows Dodger (The embodiment of Pride in the pistol slot) – Hurl arcane balls of energy from this mysterious embodiment of murder, which doesn’t hesitate to boast of his murderous history.
  • Last Supper (The embodiment of Gluttony in the special weapons slot) – Cover your enemies with hell-ish frosting and watch how hunger takes over the masses!
  • Uriels Edge (The embodiment of Envy in the melee slot) – Slash, blast and disintegrate your enemies in a deadly ball of fire.
  • Ark of the Covenant (The embodiment of Wrath in the explosive slot) – Suck in the souls from your enemies and then launch them at the rest. It’s a win-win.
  • Boom Chicka (The embodiment of Lust in the shotgun slot) – Nothing says come hither more than Boom Chicka, the sexiest gun in existence.
  • Diamond Sting (The embodiment of Greed in the SMG slot) – This weapon propels wages at an incredible rate of fire, turning victims into a shower of wealth.

Which weapon is your favorite?