Left 4 Dead 2 Pre-orders Get Early Demo Access

Pre-ordering Left 4 Dead 2 from "participating retailers or Steam" will provide "advanced access to the demo," Valve marketing VP Doug Lombardi has informed Joystiq.

Due sometime before the launch of Left 4 Dead 2 on November 17, the downloadable demo will be available for both PC and Xbox 360, and will offer a taste of multiplayer. nope

Valve utilized a similar strategy with the original Left 4 Dead, enabling those that had pre-ordered the zombie shooter to play the demo a few days before anyone else.