In a televised Japanese FFXIII-2 special, Square-Enix confirmed release dates for it’s upcoming anticipated RPG. Final Fantasy XIII-2 will release in Japan on December 15th, January 31st for the US and February 3rd for the EU.
Available upon the game’s release date will be a black and pink PlayStation 3 Final Fantasy XIII-2 “Lightning Edition” which is pictured below. The bundle contains a 320GB hard drive and will cost ¥37,960. There has been no announcement whether this special edition will be available in the US or EU.