North American PSN update; October 18, 2011

  • Posted October 19th, 2011 at 03:43 EDT by Don Oliveira

Sony Computer Entertainment America has posted its third update of October to the North American PlayStation Store, and this week we've got a bevy of new (and old) goodness. As previewed in our weekly feature on what PlayStation games will be coming out for the week, we've got more than a few gems this week. From the cuddly-cute Okabu, to the horrific Dead Space, we'd say the PlayStation network has a broad range of genres for you to pick from this week. Deus Ex DLC, Rocketbirds, Street Fighter Alpha 3, and way more await you on the Store today.

See below for a full list of updates:

PlayStation Plus

Full Game Trials:
Dead Space Digital
Ridge Racer 7: 3D License Ver.

Exclusive Discounts:
Okabu – 20% off
Rocketbirds – 20% off
Valkyria Chronicles II PSP Bundle Pack – 40% off

Paramount Sale:
Top Gun – 40% off
Star Trek DAC – 40% off
Days of Thunder – 40% off
Bundle of all 3 Paramount Titles + DLC – 50% off

Updates:
Dead Nation – Free
Burn Zombie Burn – Free
Street Smart – Free
Alien Zombie Death mini – Free
Age of Zombies mini – Free
Ghostbusters Sanctum of Slime – 30% off
Zombie Apocalypse – 30% off
Alien Zombie Megadeath – 30% off
Borderlands Zombie Island –30% off
Costume Quest Grubbins on Ice 30% off
Under Siege – 70% off
Burnout Crash! – 50% off
Valkyria Chronicles II PSP Bundle Pack – 40% off

Add-ons:
Dungeon Defenders PlayStation Plus Exclusive DLC (Free & Exclusive to PlayStation Plus members )

Avatars:
Street Fighter Alpha 3 Avatar Bundle ($2.99)
PlayStation Plus Halloween Bat Avatar (Free)
PlayStation Plus Halloween Candy Avatar (Free)
PlayStation Plus Halloween Candy Apple Avatar (Free)
PlayStation Plus Halloween Ghost Avatar (Free)
PlayStation Plus Halloween Jackolantern Avatar (Free)
PlayStation Plus Halloween Skull Avatar (Free)

 

Downloadable Games

Okabu ($14.99)

Dive into a tactile toy-box world filled with puzzles, adventures, adorable creatures and destructive machines. Take to the skies and guide cloud-whale brothers Kumulo and Nimbe on their epic adventure. Save the once-peaceful lands of Okabu from the diabolical Doza and their contraptions.
ESRB rated E
File size 213 MB

Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken ($11.99)

Step into this stunning cinematic platform adventure game offering full solo and co-op campaigns with stereoscopic 3D support. Play as Hardboiled Chicken and use as slew of weapons and explosives to destroy the evil penguin regime.
ESRB rated M
File size: 433 MB

Beat Hazard Ultra ($9.99)

Experience your music collection like never before with this intense music driven twin-stick arcade shooter. Each of your songs will have its own unique ebb and flow based on the music. Power up your spaceship and watch as the music boosts your firepower and decimates waves of enemies!
ESRB rated E
File size 216 MB

Dead Space (Digital) ($19.99)

When an immense mining ship comes into contact with a mysterious alien artifact in a remote star system, its communications with Earth are mysteriously cut off. Engineer Isaac Clarke is sent to repair the Ishimura’s communications array, but he arrives to find a living nightmare.
ESRB rated M
File size 8.12 GB

Ridge Racer 7: 3D License Ver. ($19.99)

Ridge Racer 7 returns with stunning stereoscopic 3D visuals. Choose from 40 machines and over 40 courses for a driving experience unlike any other. Access 375,000 visual customization and 7,150 tunable combinations, or race against challengers from around the world with full PSN support.
ESRB rated E
File size 6.72 GB

Sam & Max: Beyond Time And Space – Full Season (Episodes 1-5) ($19.99)

Join the Freelance Police for a 2nd season of adventure, crime fighting, and chaos! Sam & Max Beyond Time and Space is a 5-episode trek from the North Pole to the Fountain of Youth, from outer space to Hell and back. Babies will dance. Mariachis will sing. A giant battle robot will trash the streets. And when their friends are caught in the middle, Sam & Max will risk their very souls to set things right.
ESRB rated T
File size 1.48 GB

Dungeon Defenders ($14.99)

Dungeon Defenders is an action-RPG that sets you on an epic co-op adventure to protect the Eternia Crystal! Create heroes from one of four classes to fight across a full campaign or a horde of challenge missions! Defeat wave upon wave of enemies to level your heroes, forge equipment and more!
ESRB rated E10+
File size 1.35 GB

Real Steel ($9.99)

A boxing-style fighting game featuring robots as combatants, based on the recently released film, “REAL STEEL”.
ESRB rated E10+
File size 344 MB

Payday – The Heist w/Trial ($19.99)

PAYDAY The Heist is an action filled first person shooter game for the PlayStation Network that lets players take on the role of a hardened career criminal executing intense, dynamic heists in constant pursuit of the next “big score”. Load out with an array of weaponry and equipment.
ESRB rated M
File size 2.37 GB

 

Game Demos:

Payday – The Heist Demo 

Jump into the pulse pounding demo for PAYDAY The Heist! This action filled first person shooter game lets players take on the role of a hardened career criminal executing intense, dynamic heists in constant pursuit of the next “big score”. Load out with an array of weaponry and equipment. Navigate six high-stake heists with three other live or A.I. Co-Op partners in crime.
ESRB rated M
File size 2.37 GB

Beat Hazard Ultra Demo 

Beat Hazard Ultra – Gameplay Powered by YOUR Music! Experience your music collection like never before with this intense music driven twin-stick arcade shooter. Each of your songs will have its own unique ebb and flow based on the music. Power up your spaceship and watch as the music boosts your firepower and decimates waves of enemies!
ESRB rated E
File size 216 MB

Need For Speed: The Run Demo

Race for your life in the NEED FOR SPEED THE RUN demo. In the Desert Hills of Nevada you find yourself at the heart of the pack. Battle the unforgiving desert heat in a Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Valentino Balboni. Once past the desert, you face avalanche warnings at treacherous Independence Pass. Refer a friend and race in the new Porsche 911.
ESRB rated T
File size 1.2 GB

Okabu Demo

Dive into a tactile toy-box world filled with puzzles, adventures, adorable creatures and destructive machines. Take to the skies and guide cloud-whale brothers Kumulo and Nimbe on their epic adventure. Save the once-peaceful lands of Okabu from the diabolical Doza and their industrial contraptions.
ESRB rated E
File size 213 MB

Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken Demo 

Step into this stunning cinematic platform adventure game offering full solo and co-op campaigns with stereoscopic 3D support. Play as Hardboiled Chicken and use a slew of weapons and explosives to destroy the evil penguin regime. Unlock cut-scenes and music videos that unveil Hardboiled’s mysterious and violent past. Master fowl play in the co-op campaign as a pair of Budgie commandos on a mission to save the general’s daughter.
ESRB rated M
File size 433 MB

Sam & Max: Beyond Time And Space – Episode 1 – Ice Station Santa Demo 

Check out the free trial of Sam & Max: Beyond Time & Space! Episode 1 – Ice Station Santa: He’s the most ancient and powerful opponent they’ve ever faced, a hairy, bloated, pagan God – Santa Claus! With carols of gunshots drowning out the bells, Sam & Max must storm the North Pole to bring down a less-than-jolly foe. Can the Freelance Police make sense of this Christmas conundrum in time to save children from tears, turmoil, and Torture-Me-Elmer?
ESRB rated T
File size 303 MB

Dungeon Defenders Demo 

Dungeon Defenders is a hybrid tower defense, action-RPG that sets you on an epic co-op adventure to protect the Eternia Crystal! Create heroes from one of four classes to fight across a full campaign or a horde of challenge missions! Defeat wave upon wave of enemies to level your heroes, raise and trade pets, collect epic loot, forge equipment and more! Play with up to 4 friends with local (splitscreen) and ONLINE PlayStation Network multiplayer!
ESRB rated E10+
File size 1.35 GB

Real Steel Demo 

This is the trial version of a boxing-style fighting game featuring robots as combatants, based on the upcoming film, “REAL STEEL”. You will need to purchase an “unlock key” in order to play the full version.
ESRB rated E10+
File size 344 MB

Everybody Dance Demo

Try out the Everybody Dance demo for PlayStation Move. In this demo, you’ll get to sample dances to 4 of the songs from the 40 hit track list on the full game. With the full game you will be able to play each song on beginner, intermediate, or hard modes, or grab a friend and try out partner dance. It’s your turn to dominate the dance floor!
ESRB rated T
File size 713 MB

 

Add-on Game Content:

Batman Arkham City – Catwoman Bundle (First Purchase DLC) ($9.99)

Activate the Catwoman Bundle Pack to play as Catwoman in a unique storyline. The Catwoman Bundle Pack is included with the purchase of the game. If the Catwoman Bundle Pack code has already been redeemed by a previous owner, you can purchase a Catwoman Bundle Pack from the PlayStation Store. The Catwoman Bundle Pack also comes with two bonus Catwoman skins: Long Halloween Catwoman and Animated Catwoman.
File size 217 MB

SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy SEALs Demolition Pack ($9.99)

The SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy SEALs Demolition Content Pack brings the classic “Demolition” multiplayer mode back to SOCOM. In addition to the “Demolition” mode, the pack also includes four new maps, two new weapons and six character skins.
File size 1.84 GB

Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Explosive Mission Pack ($3.49)

Unlocks the Tong’s Rescue Bonus Mission, the Grenade Launcher, the Remote-Detonated Explosive Device and the Automatic Unlocking Device for Deus Ex: Human Revolution.
File size 105 KB

Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Tactical Enhancement Pack ($14.49)

Unlocks the Double-Barrel Shotgun, the Silenced Sniper Rifle, and 10,000 extra in-game credits for Deus Ex: Human Revolution.
File size 105 KB

Deus Ex: Human Revolution – The Missing Link ($9.99)

The Deus Ex: Human Revolution conspiracy grows deeper in The Missing Link. During Adam’s quest for the truth in Deus Ex: Human Revolution, he mysteriously vanishes for three days. Where was he? What did he find out? The Missing Link reveals it all.
File size 1.46 GB

Rocksmith – Tone Designer Time Saver Pack ($4.99)

For the time conscious tone designer, this pack gives you access to all standard effects pedals, amps and cabinets appearing in every Authentic Tone in Rocksmith. Note: Does not include rare pedals. Music Downloads Not Rated by the ESRB.
File size 100 KB

Yoostar 2 – Drag Race ($1.99)

American Graffiti – Out cruising with annoying teenybopper Carol, John Milner runs across mouthy Bob Falfa, who challenges John to a race.
File size 48 MB

Yoostar 2 – Fast Ride Through A Tunnel ($0.99)

Video Backgrounds – Keep your eyes on the road and your hands on the wheel as you hug the curves of an underground tunnel.
File size 62 MB

Yoostar 2 – Real Hot! ($1.99)

Some Like It Hot – On the run from gangsters, Joe has been hiding in drag in Sugar Kane’s all-girl band.
File size 81 MB

Yoostar 2 – Tell Me About The Stuff Inside ($1.99)

Rocky Balboa – The two friends shiver in the icy slaughterhouse.
File size 106 MB

Yoostar 2 – Voodoo Economics ($1.99)

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off – While Ferris Bueller plays hooky, his high school economics teacher (Ben Stein) gives a lecture about the Great Depression.
File size 79 MB

The Sims 3 Pets Online Pass ($9.99)

This Online Pass grants you access to The Sims 3 Pet Exchange. Access to online features is nontransferable.
File size 100 KB

Rock Band 3 

Build your Rock Band library by purchasing these song game tracks. For song credits, visit www.RockBand.com.

“Clocks” – Coldplay ($1.99)

“Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall” – Coldplay ($1.99)

“Fix You” – Coldplay ($1.99)

“The Scientist” – Coldplay ($1.99)

“Viva La Vida” – Coldplay ($1.99)

“Yellow” – Coldplay ($1.99)

Artist pack ($9.99) – Build your Rock Band library by purchasing this song game album: Coldplay Collection 01. This pack includes “Clocks,” “Every Teardrop Is a Waterfall,” “Fix You,” “The Scientist,” “Viva la Vida,” and “Yellow” by Coldplay.
File size: 27-37 MB (singles), 182 MB (track pack)

Rock Band Network v2.0

“Namaste” – Veil of Maya ($1.99)

“Nugget Man” – Paul and Storm ($1.99)

“Piano Sonata No. 14 – Moonlight Sonata (Beethoven)” – Thomas Walker ($0.99)

“Shadow Of A Man” – Free Spirit ($1.99)

“The Cheval Glass” – Emery ($1.99)
File size: 9-31 MB (singles)

Updates

Transformers: War For Cybertron: Wfc Map And Character Pack 1 – Price Change (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)

Transformers: War For Cybertron: Wfc Map And Character Pack 2 – Price Change (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)

Ghostbusters: Sanctum Of Slime – Sale (PS3) (now $6.99, original price $9.99)

Burn Zombie Burn – Sale (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)

Burn Zombie Burn In Space – Sale (PS3) (now $1.49, original price $2.99)

Blue Toad Murder Files Episodes 2-6 Upgrade Bundle – Sale (now $4.99, original price $9.99)

Call Of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Variety Map Pack – Sale (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Resurgence Package – Sale (PS3) (now $7.49, original price $14.99)

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Stimulus Package – Sale (PS3) (now $7.49, original price $14.99)

Call Of Duty: World At War Map Pack 1 Dlc – Sale (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)

Call Of Duty: World At War Map Pack 2 Dlc – Sale (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)

Call Of Duty: World At War Map Pack 3 Dlc – Sale (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)

Call Of Duty: World At War Map Pack Bundle – Sale (PS3) (now $14.49, original price $24.99)

Borderlands: Zombie Island – Sale (PS3) (now $6.99, original price $9.99)

Tetris – Sale (PS3) (now $6.99, original price $9.99)

Zombie Apocalypse – Sale (PS3) (now $6.99, original price $9.99)

Days Of Thunder – Nascar Edition – Sale (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)

Star Trek: D-A-C – Sale (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)

Top Gun – Sale (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)

Alien Zombie Mega Death – Sale (PS3) (now $5.49, original price $7.99)

Crazy Taxi – Sale (PS3) (now $6.99, original price $9.99)

Gunstar Heroes – Sale (PS3) (now $2.99, original price $4.99)

Sega Rally Online Arcade – Sale (PS3) (now $6.99, original price $9.99)

Phantasy Star Portable 2 – Sale (PSP3) (now $19.99, original price $39.99)

Sega Genesis Collection – Sale (PSP3) (now $12.99, original price $15.99)

Crazy Taxi: Fare Wars – Sale (PSP3) (now $6.99, original price $9.99)

Costume Quest – Sale (PS3) (now $10.49, original price $14.99)

One Epic Game – Price Change (PS3/PSP) (now $1.99, original price $3.99)

 

Qore:

Qore Episode 41: October, 2011 
File size 1.42 GB

 

Avatars:

Street Fighter Alpha 3 Assorted Avatars (x25) ($0.49 each)

 

Game Videos (free)

Pulse 10/18 Edition

Payday: The Heist – Diamond Heist Trailer

Payday: The Heist – Panic Room Trailer

Payday: The Heist – World Bank Trailer

Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One Octomoth Battle

Ratchet & Clank: All 4 Single Player Experience

Ratchet & Clank: All 4 Z’Grute Boss Battle

The Darkness 2 – What Is The Darkness? Trailer

Dragon Age Ii Mark Of The Assassin Launch Trailer

NBA Jam: On Fire Edition – Producer Video 2 – Online Modes

Need For Speed The Run Sports Illustrated Announcement

Absolute Supercars Cars Trailer

Absolute Supercars Game Debut Trailer

Rochard Official Trailer

Metro: Last Light – E3 12 Minute Playthrough

Metro: Last Light – E3 Gameplay Demo Part I

Metro: Last Light – E3 Gameplay Demo Part II

Metro: Last Light – E3 Gameplay Demo Part III

Dungeon Defenders Monk Trailer

Dungeon Defenders Squire Trailer

 

PS3 Themes:

Fantasy: Demon Zombie Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Abstract Purple Lightning Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Dynamic Colored Smoke Theme 2 ($2.99)

Dynamic Colored Ink Theme ($2.99)

Dynamic 3d City Theme ($2.99)

Dynamic Blue Lasers Theme ($2.99)

Dynamic 3d Circuits Theme 2 ($2.99)

Halloween Haunting Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Bacon Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Fast Five Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

 

PS3 Wallpapers:

Payday: The Heist – Wallpaper (1-5)

4 Elements HD: Wallpaper 3

Okabu Wallpaper – Doza Fortress

Okabu Wallpaper – Karibu Valley

Okabu Wallpaper – Lake Waka

Okabu Wallpaper – Noko Woods

 

PSone Classics:

Street Fighter Alpha 3 ($5.99)

Select from over 30 characters and choose one of three fighting styles in this classic fighter. Download this PS one Classic today!
File size 328 MB

 

Bundles

Paramount Games Bundle ($14.99)

Sam & Max – Max Pack (Bundle Of 2 Seasons) ($29.90)

 

PlayStation Store for PSP:

1000 Tiny Claws – Minis ($3.49)
File size 93 MB

The Treasures Of Montezuma – Minis ($3.99)
File size 15 MB

Street Smart – Minis ($2.99)
File size 26 MB

Speedball 2 Evolution – Minis ($6.99)
File size 46 MB

 

Game Videos:

Pulse 10/18 Edition

 

PSP Bundles:

Valkyria Chronicles II PSP Bundle Pack ($22.49)
File size: 848 MB

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