We have tested El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron - 360 (Preorder) on our PAL XBOX 360 console and can confirm it's NOT region free.
Look for more region free tests soon!!
We have now begun shipping all pre-orders for both versions of the game! In store pre-order pickups available Tuesday Aug 16 which is official products street date. NO EXCEPTIONS ON THIS PICKUP POLICY!!