Left 4 Dead 2 pre-orderers get 10% off, early demo, baseball bat

Unless you’re on the wrong side of the Left 4 Dead 2 argument, chances are you’re going to want to get a head start on some zombie slayin’ this fall. Valve has announced that anyone who pre-orders the game through Steam or participating retailers will get early access to the Left 4 Dead 2 demo, an exclusive in-game item — the American baseball bat,¬†one of the 10 new melee weapons included in the game — and 10% off the price.

The demo is scheduled for October 27, followed by the full game’s release on November 17.