North American PSN update; Jan. 8, 2013

  • Posted January 8th, 2013 at 19:00 EDT by Adam Dolge

Sony Computer Entertainment America has posted its weekly update to the PlayStation Store and this week includes some great content, including the hit PS3 games Demon's Souls and Lord of the Rings: The War in the North. Be sure to check out the Assassin's Creed III DLC and PS Plus subscribers can get in on the God of War Ascension Multiplayer Beta. There is also add-on content for LittleBigPlanet PS Vita and a demo for the music and strategy Vita game Orgarhythm.

See below for the full update:


Dead Space 3 ($59.99)
Dead Space 3 brings Isaac Clarke and merciless soldier John Carver on a journey across space to discover the source of the Necromorph plague and uncover the secrets that lay within Tau Volantis. Play alone as Isaac Clarke or with a friend as John Carver in seamless drop in, drop out co-op mode. Pre-order includes an exclusive theme.
ESRB: M // File Size: 5.2 MB

PS3 Full Games

Demon’s Souls ($19.99)
Beautiful, compelling, and unforgiving, Demon’s Souls is the ultimate hardcore RPG experience. Revolutionary online features include cooperative play, PvP battle, the ability to leave hints for others and touch bloodstains that allow you to view replays of other players’ deaths. Are you tough enough to face the impossible… and win?
ESRB: M // File Size: 8 GB

Lord of the Rings: The War in the North ($19.99)
War in the North is a co-op Action RPG that immerses you and your friends in a brutal new chapter in the War of the Ring.
ESRB: M // File Size: 6.3 GB

Rise of the Guardians ($39.99)
Play as one of the classic childhood legends, including: North, Tooth, Bunnymund, Sandman, and Jack Frost in Rise of the Guardians: The Video Game. In this action-packed adventure game, each Guardian has their own set of upgradable and extraordinary abilities that will help you take on the evil spirit “Pitch” and his infectious nightmares.
ESRB: E10+ // File Size: 3 GB

PSN Games

Dance Magic ($9.99)
What if scientists invented a brand new form of biological energy able to convert dancing moves to real power? Then the fate of the whole human race would depend on the most skilled dancer’s will. To protect the dance floor from evil – and to save the world from a grievous end you are here, the hero of Dance Magic. Catch the rhythm, and let the magic begin!
ESRB: E10+ // File Size: 853.6 MB

PS Vita

Earth Defense Force 2017 Portable ($39.99)
Limited Time Offer! Get 4 DLC weapons free! Earth Defense Force comes to the PlayStation Vita system with tons of new and re-mastered features including online multiplayer and the addition of PALE WING, the flying female fan favorite! Planet Earth is under attack from giant alien and insect invaders. Join your squad and repel the attacking forces in a game packed with nonstop shooter satisfaction. YOU are earth’s last line of defense!
ESRB: T //File Size: 631 MB

PSone Games Added to Vita Storefront

Disney’s Hercules
Disney’s Lilo & Stitch
Disney’s Peter Pan: Return to Neverland
Disney’s The Emperor’s New Groove
Disney’s the Little Mermaid


SEGA Vintage Collection: Alex Kidd & Co. ($9.99)
Experience a blast from past with this collection of classic Sega titles! Save kingdoms, shatter time trials, and destroy evil in Alex Kidd in Miracle World, Super Hang-on, and The Revenge of Shinobi!
ESRB: E10+ //File Size: 218.6 MB

SEGA Vintage Collection: Monster World ($9.99)
Bring peace back to Monster World in these three classic action RPG titles: Wonder Boy in Monster Land, Wonder Boy in Monster World, and for the first time outside of Japan, Monster World IV!
ESRB: E //File Size: 248.6 MB

PS2 Classics

Dora the Explorer: Dora Saves the Crystal Kingdom ($9.99)
The Crystal Kingdom is losing its color! Help Dora and Boots recover the crystals from a greedy king, who has hidden them in storybooks.
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