North American PSN Update; Oct 9, 2012
- Posted October 9th, 2012 at 16:36 EDT by Timothy Nunes
This week's update is what every other update dreams it could be. Packed with demos, full games, and add-ons, this update will have something for everyone to enjoy. The heavily-acclaimed title Dishonored is readily available for download via the PlayStation Store (you can also check out our official review right here)as well as the Devil May Cry Collection, which will yield three platinum trophies to anyone with the skill and patience to claim them.
Fans of the popular series The Walking Dead can now download the fourth installment to the series. The other three titles are free to PlayStation Plus subscribers, but this one will cost everyone the full price of $4.99.
Speaking of PlayStation Plus, all subscribers are eligible to download, for free, the full game of The King of Fighters XIII. If you're heavy into Street Fighter or Mortal Kombat but didn't want to purchase another fighter, go ahead and check this title out.
The newest addition to Mass Effect 3, called Retaliation, is also available for download this week for the whopping price of absolutely nothing. So, anyone who's stuck with Mass Effect 3 is treated to a big heap of free content. Enjoy this week's PlayStation Update.
PS3 Full Games
Dishonored is an immersive first-person action game that casts you as a supernatural assassin driven by revenge. With Dishonored’s flexible combat system, creatively eliminate your targets as you combine the supernatural abilities, weapons and unusual gadgets at your disposal. Pursue your enemies under the cover of darkness or ruthlessly attack them head on with weapons drawn. The outcome of each mission plays out based on the choices you make.
ESRB: M – Mature // File Size: 6.27 GB
Birds of Steel ($29.99)
Birds of Steel gives aerial aviators the ability to strap in to some of the most historically accurate WWII fighter planes and rewrite history. This new IP blends next gen supremacy and the finest details of aerial combat into a historical recreation fit for flight sim fans and history buffs alike. Use your skills to pilot top planes from all combatants in WWII to recreate history or to change the outcomes of the most prolific battles in history.
ESRB: T– Teen // File Size: 5.72 GB
Devil May Cry HD Collection ($29.99)
Devil May Cry HD Collection brings the first three original Devil May Cry titles: Devil May Cry, Devil May Cry 2, and Devil May Cry 3: Dante’s Awakening Special Edition together in one high definition package for the first time. Features Trophies, HD Graphics and Bonus Content.
ESRB: M – Mature // File Size: 11 GB
The Testament of Sherlock Holmes ($39.99)
Forget everything you thought you knew and discover a Sherlock Holmes darker than ever. The detective’s reputation on the verge of being ruined, the admiration of Doctor Watson toward him is starting to fade and change into hatred as he witnesses his friend committing reprehensible acts.
ESRB: M – Mature // File Size: 8.8 GB
Retro City Rampage ($14.99)
This 8-bit nostalgic throwback warps open-world carjacking BACK TO THE… ’80s. Lock and load your light gun! It’s a retro overload with over 60 story missions and over 40 arcade challenges. ‘Borrow’ vehicles and outrun the law while mowing down your fellow citizens! Jump on pedestrians for coins, or use them for target practice with over 25 weapons and POWER-UPS! WHOA! Purchasing this content entitles you to both the PS3 and PS Vita versions!
ESRB: T – Teen // File Size: 41 MB
The Walking Dead: Episode 4 – Around Every Corner ($4.99)
Episode four of a five-part game series set in the same universe as Robert Kirkman’s award-winning series. Paranoia engulfs the remaining survivors as they find themselves being stalked by an unknown threat. Purchase of this DLC requires The Walking Dead – Episode 1: A New Day.
ESRB: M – Mature // File Size: 705 MB
Derrick the Deathfin ($7.99)
Enter an irreverent aquatic world full of paper, goofy fish, paper, arcade action, paper, wanton destruction, and paper. Join Derrick on his epic quest to decimate everything he sees under the guise of avenging the death of his parents! Battle your way through 32 punishing levels set over 11 vibrant environments and 4 sub-continents!
ESRB: E10+ – Everyone 10+ // File Size: 817 MB
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