Welcome to this week's PlayStation Store update, care of PlayStation Blog! Two major titles are hitting the PlayStation 3, entitled Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag and Battlefield 4. Both acclaimed titles are available both in physical and digital formats, so pick your poison and start gaming; our very own Michael Harradence is currently working on our Black Flag review, so stay tuned to PSU later this week for his thoughts on the next installment in the Assassin's Creed series. Battlefield 4 hit it home for us, so check out our review of the beautiful first-person shooter right here.
Sine Mora is jumping into the Instant Game Collection and Kingdom of Amalur: Reckoning is leaving the list of free games available for PlayStation Plus subscribers, who also will have another hearty list of discounted content.
Enjoy this week's PSN update!
PS3 Full Games
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag ($59.99)
It is 1715. Pirates rule the Caribbean, terrorizing navies & humiliating empires. From sinking warships to conquering fortresses, Captain Edward Kenway stopped at nothing to earn his fortune & legend. Also, Aveline is back with 60 minutes of gameplay – exclusively on PlayStation! Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag finds Aveline during a rogue period of self-discovery, unsure of her alliances, but more committed than ever to defending and liberating slaves.
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Gold Edition ($79.99)
It is 1715. Pirates rule the Caribbean, terrorizing navies & humiliating empires. From sinking warships to conquering fortresses, Captain Edward Kenway stopped at nothing to earn his fortune & legend. Yet, the adventures of his first mate have never been revealed. Until now. Get the game & the Season Pass now for the chance to play as Edward’s first mate, who will take you even deeper into the real explosive events of the Golden Age of Pirates. Also, Aveline is back with 60 minutes of gameplay – exclusively on PlayStation®3 System! Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag finds Aveline during a rogue period of self-discovery, unsure of her alliances, but more committed than ever to defending and liberating slaves.
Battlefield 4 ($59.99)
Battlefield 4 is the genre-defining action blockbuster made of moments that blur the line between game and glory. Fueled by the next-generation power and fidelity of Frostbite™ 3, Battlefield 4 provides a visceral, dramatic experience unlike any other.
Only in Battlefield will you blow the foundations of a dam or reduce an entire skyscraper to rubble. Only in Battlefield will you lead a naval assault from the back of a gun boat. Battlefield grants you the freedom to do more and be more while playing to your strengths and carving your own path to victory.
Angry Birds Star Wars ($39.99)
Join an epic adventure with the Angry Birds in the legendary Star Wars universe, re-mastered for gaming systems! Use the Force, wield your Lightsaber, and blast away Pigtroopers on an intergalactic journey from the deserts of Tatooine to the depths of the Pig Star — where you’ll face off against the terrifying Darth Vader, Dark Lord of the Pigs! Can you become a Jedi Master and restore freedom to the galaxy? May the birds be with you!
Dynasty Warriors 6 Empires ($19.99)
Dynasty Warriors 6 Empires combines thrilling battle action with strategic conquest! Unite all of China under your banner as a ruler, or fight for honor as a loyal officer. With open-ended gameplay and extensive customization, rewrite history as you like!
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures ($39.99)
Pac is back in an all-new experience for a whole new generation of fans. Featuring an original storyline inspired by the show as well as all the charming characters from the highly anticipated PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures animated series created and produced by Avi Arad, acclaimed director and founder of Marvel Studios.
WWE 2K14 ($59.99)
FINALLY. 2K Sports’ lineup of premier simulation titles expands with the company’s first release in the flagship WWE videogame franchise, WWE 2K14. The most electrifying, authentic and comprehensive WWE video game experience to date has arrived. Become Immortal.
Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD ($19.99)
The year is 1765. While the seeds of the American Revolution are being sewn in Boston and New York, Spanish forces in the South plot to seize control of Louisiana for the Templars, threatening to forever shift the balance of power in the New World. As Templars secretly take hold of the slave trade in New Orleans, Aveline de Grandpré, an assassin of mixed French & African heritage, stands ready to defend her people. She soon finds herself on an unforgettable journey that will take her from the crowded streets of New Orleans to voodoo-haunted swamps and ancient Mayan ruins. Whether eliminating her enemies with new assassination skills or luring them into cunning traps, Aveline strikes mortal fear into the hearts of those who would stand against freedom. Arriving for the first time as a digital title on PlayStation®3, Assassin’s Creed® Liberation HD is the striking chapter of the pre-American Revolution AC saga.
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