North American PSN Update; May 8, 2012

Another update has hit the PlayStation Network, and again we have more in store for PlayStation enthusiasts. The big PSN game Datura is now live for your enjoyment; you can see what we thought of it right here. PlayStation Plus subscribers can also get this game two dollars cheaper.

Speaking of PS Plus, Saints Row: The Third is now available on the PlayStation Network, and PS Plus subscribers can buy it for $15 off! Quite a sweet deal, if you haven't jumped on that bandwagon yet; believe us, it's worth it.

Enjoy this PSN Update, everyone. It's not big, but it's still pretty solid.


PlayStation Plus

Full Game Trials

-Saints Row The Third

-Need for Speed The Run



-Datura (PS Plus Price – $7.99)

-Saints Row The Third (PS Plus Price: $47.99)


PSN Games

Datura Full Game ($9.99)

From Plastic Group, the creator of the innovative Linger in Shadows, Datura is a new form of interactive play inspired by film narrative and immersing players in an experience never seen before.

ESRB rated T

File size 879 MB


PS3 Full Games

Need for Speed The Run ($39.99)

It’s called The Run. Three-thousand miles of unforgiving asphalt from San Francisco to New York. No speed limits. No rules. No allies. Armed with just his guts and instinct, Jack battles a field of the most notorious drivers ever assembled.

ESRB rated T

File size 9.1 GB


Saints Row: The Third ($59.99)

Years after taking Stilwater for their own, the Third Street Saints have evolved from street gang to household brand name, with Saints sneakers, Saints energy drinks and Johnny Gat bobble head dolls all available at a store near you.

ESRB rated M

File size 7.2 GB


Game Demos (free)

Spec Ops: The Line

The demo begins with a Delta Force recon team, led by Captain Martin Walker, infiltrating Dubai six months after a cataclysmic sandstorm destroyed the city and left it buried in ruin. Chaos ensues as Delta is pulled into the middle of a civil war. Walker and his team must fight their way through the unpredictable war-torn city to find the man at the heart of its madness – Colonel John Konrad.

ESRB rated M

File size 1.4 GB


PS3 Add-ons

ASURA’S WRATH Lost Episode 1 ($1.99)

One of the world’s greatest warriors appears before Asura… His name is Ryu. He challenges Asura to a duel!

File size 166 MB

Disgaea 4 add ons (x5) ($0.99 – $12.99)

Various add on content.

File size 1.55 MB each

Dynasty Warriors 7 add ons (x4) ($0.99 – $2.99)

Various add on content.

File size 6.25 – 38 MB

MotorStorm RC add ons (x3) (Free – $0.49)

Various add on content.

File size 100 KB

Prototype 2 Colossal Mayhem Pack ($4.99)

Introducing the “Colossal Mayhem” Pack – the ultimate collection of carnage-inducing content for Prototype 2.

File size 5.66 MB

Scarygirl – Enemy Within ($1.99)

In this side-scrolling action game, you play as Scarygirl. Traverse magical worlds in a seamless mix of 2D and 3D platforming action. It’s a mesmerizing fairytale, but the creepy-cute tough-as-nails Scarygirl is no damsel in distress! Scarygirl’s search for the spirit she’s been following takes her to the Bad City. As the spirit doesn’t want to be captured and contained again, she’s going to have a fight on her hands.

File size 97 MB

SingStar Song Pack ($6.99)

File size N/A

Soul Calibur V add ons (x5) (free – $1.99)

Various add on content.

File size 133 KB – 48 MB

Street Fighter X Tekken (x7) (free – $1.99)

Various add on content.

File size 100 KB

UFC Undisputed 3 – Ultimate Fights: Knockout Pack ($4.99)

Relive some of the greatest knockouts in the history of the Octagon with this Ultimate Fights Pack!

File size 2.5 MB

Rock Band 3 

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

-“Bombtrack” – Rage Against the Machine ($1.99)

-“Killing in the Name” – Rage Against the Machine ($1.99)

-“Sleep Now in the Fire” – Rage Against the Machine ($1.99)

-Artist pack ($5.49) – Build your Rock Band library by purchasing this song game album: RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE PACK 01. This pack includes “Bombtrack,” “Killing in the Name,” and “Sleep Now in the Fire” by Rage Against the Machine.

File size: 20-31 MB (singles), 72 MB (track pack)

Rock Band Network v2.0

-“A Bullet in the Head” – Anarchy Club ($1.99)

-“Back Through Time” – Alestorm ($1.99)

-“Force Feedback” – Machinae Supremacy ($1.99)

-“Nemeses” – Jonathan Coulton ft. John Roderick ($1.99)

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