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North American PSN Update; July 22, 2014

22 July 2014

Welcome to this week's PlayStation Store update! Landing today is the big Play 2014 sale, featuring Cross-Buy titles available on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita. These discounted titles will only featured lowered prices during this pre-order special and grant money back via a voucher code, so make sure to pick up the four featured titles during the Play 2014 deal.

PlayStation-exclusive title Entwined has moved from the PS4 and expanded to the PS3 and PS Vita this week; owners of the PS4 version can download the other two for free. Take at look at our official Entwined PS4 review as well.

The two new multiplayer maps for the PS4-exclusive Killzone Shadow Fall are also available for download, and these new multiplayer locations are completely free. Take a look at some background information into the new maps while downloading them.

Enjoy this week's PlayStation Store update, care of the PlayStation Blog!

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PLAY 2014 Pre-Orders (PS4)

CounterSpy ($14.99)

Pre-order CounterSpy now and receive a 20% discount until launch if you’re a PlayStation Plus member! Play the game on 8/19. Cancellations and refunds are not available except where required by law.

Combining the spy mythology and bold aesthetics of the 1950’s and 1960’s and set during the Cold War, CounterSpy focuses on the rogue third spy agency, C.O.U.N.T.E.R., that keeps the world’s super powers at bay. Just as each side of the ongoing conflict gets close to unleashing a blow of earthshaking proportions, C.O.U.N.T.E.R. jumps into action, stealthily sabotaging their dastardly plans and deceptively maintaining world peace.

Hohokum ($14.99)

Pre-order Hohokum and get access to the Sound Shapes Hohokum Sound and Art Pack* as a bonus right now. Play the game on 8/12. *Must own Sound Shapes to use this pack. Cancellations and refunds are not available except where required by law.

Take on the role of a curious flying kite-like being and travel to colorful, curious worlds waiting to be discovered. Interact with characters and environments to uncover secrets or simply roam at your own pace and be amused at the surprises that unfold. While there are goals and activities, at its heart, Hohokum is a playground – a place to wander about and get lost in.

Rogue Legacy ($16.99)

Pre-order Rogue Legacy now and receive a 20% discount until launch if you’re a PlayStation Plus member!. Play the game on 7/29. Cancellations and refunds are not available except where required by law.

• A procedurally generated castle means every run is different.

• Rogue-lite. Your character dies, but with each passing your lineage grows and becomes stronger.

• Tons of unique traits making every play through special. Want to be dyslexic? Now you can!

• 10 different classes to master! Each class comes with unique abilities that change the way you play the game.

The Swapper ($19.99)

Pre-order The Swapper now and receive a 20% discount until launch if you’re a PlayStation Plus member! Play the game on 8/5. Cancellations and refunds are not available except where required by law.

What if someone knew your mind better than you did? The Swapper is an award-winning, narrative driven puzzle game set in the furthest reaches of space. The Swapper takes place in an isolated and atmospheric sci-fi world. Players wield an experimental device which allows them to create clones of themselves, swapping their entire consciousness into new bodies to overcome the challenges of the environment.


PLAY 2014 Pre-Orders (PS3)

CounterSpy ($14.99)

Pre-order CounterSpy and receive an exclusive theme for your PS3 system’s XMB menu screen in your download list after checking out. You’ll also receive a 20% discount until launch if you’re a PlayStation Plus member! Play the game on 8/19. Cancellations and refunds are not available except where required by law.

Combining the spy mythology and bold aesthetics of the 1950’s and 1960’s and set during the Cold War, CounterSpy focuses on the rogue third spy agency, C.O.U.N.T.E.R., that keeps the world’s super powers at bay. Just as each side of the ongoing conflict gets close to unleashing a blow of earthshaking proportions, C.O.U.N.T.E.R. jumps into action, stealthily sabotaging their dastardly plans and deceptively maintaining world peace.

Hohokum ($14.99)

Pre-order Hohokum and receive an exclusive theme for your PS3 system’s XMB menu screen in your download list after checking out. You’ll also be able to access the Sound Shapes Hohokum Sound and Art Pack* as a bonus right now. Play the game on 8/12. *Must own Sound Shapes to use this pack. Cancellations and refunds are not available except where required by law.

Take on the role of a curious flying kite-like being and travel to colorful, curious worlds waiting to be discovered. Interact with characters and environments to uncover secrets or simply roam at your own pace and be amused at the surprises that unfold. While there are goals and activities, at its heart, Hohokum is a playground – a place to wander about and get lost in.

Rogue Legacy ($16.99)

Pre-order Rogue Legacy and receive an exclusive theme for your PS3 system’s XMB menu screen in your download list after checking out. You’ll also receive a 20% discount until launch if you’re a PlayStation Plus member! Play the game on 7/29. Cancellations and refunds are not available except where required by law.

A procedurally generated castle means every run is different.

Rogue-lite. Your character dies, but with each passing your lineage grows and becomes stronger.

Tons of unique traits making every play through special. Want to be dyslexic? Now you can!

10 different classes to master! Each class comes with unique abilities that change the way you play the game.

The Swapper ($19.99)

Pre-order The Swapper and receive an exclusive theme for your PS3 system’s XMB menu screen in your download list after checking out. You’ll also receive a 20% discount until launch if you’re a PlayStation Plus member! Play the game on 8/5. Cancellations and refunds are not available except where required by law.

What if someone knew your mind better than you did? The Swapper is an award-winning, narrative driven puzzle game set in the furthest reaches of space. The Swapper takes place in an isolated and atmospheric sci-fi world. Players wield an experimental device which allows them to create clones of themselves, swapping their entire consciousness into new bodies to overcome the challenges of the environment.


PS4 Games

Tour De France – Season 2014 ($49.99)

CONQUER THE YELLOW JERSEY! Take control of cycling’s greatest champions and compete in the 21 official stages of a Tour de France 2014, full of new features! Sprint, control your endurance and give orders to your teammates to achieve your objectives, in solo play or with a friend. In the new Pro Team mode, recruit new riders each season to build the best team in the world!


PS3 Games

Atelier Rorona Plus: The Alchemist of Arland ($49.99)

Atelier Rorona returns better than ever! This remake of the 2010 hit will entertain both new and veteran users. Check out updated 3D models, a restructured game system, new characters, and more!

Entwined ($9.99)

Entwined is a beautiful game about a bird and a fish that are in love but can’t be together. Learn to guide these two souls simultaneously then unite and transform them into a magnificent Dragon.

Over the course of nine unique lifetimes can you become Entwined forever?

Might & Magic: Duel of Champions Forgotten Wars ($9.99)

Enter the legendary universe of Might & Magic with Duel of Champions Forgotten Wars, the online strategy card game. Choose your hero and assemble an army to attack fierce opponents on the battleground. Play your creatures, spells, fortunes, buildings and events wisely to unleash killer combos and gain the upper hand. With more than 650 unique cards to collect and 100+ hours of game content to unlock and explore, the adventures you can have are unlimited!


PS Vita Games

Atelier Rorona Plus: The Alchemist of Arland ($39.99)

Atelier Rorona returns better than ever! This remake of the 2010 hit will entertain both new and veteran users. Check out updated 3D models, a restructured game system, new characters, and more!

Entwined ($9.99)

Entwined is a beautiful game about a bird and a fish that are in love but can’t be together. Learn to guide these two souls simultaneously then unite and transform them into a magnificent Dragon.

Over the course of nine unique lifetimes can you become Entwined forever?

Draw Slasher Bundle ($5.99)

This bundle contains: Draw Slasher FULL GAME and HANZO AVATAR. Buy now and get the avatar free. Meet Hanzo. He’s a ninja. While he was training ‘out there’ the Pirate Monkey Zombies – stupid, ugly, smelly, rotten and disgusting creatures – kidnapped his family. Take control of his awesome blade and aid him in the quest to free them.


Discounts

PlayStation Store Play 2014

Title Plus Price Regular Price

Counterspy Pre Order (PS4, Cross Buy) $11.99 $14.99

Counterspy Pre Order (PS3, Cross Buy) $11.99 $14.99

Hohokum Pre Order (PS4, Cross Buy) $11.99 $14.99

Hohokum Pre Order (PS3, Cross Buy) $11.99 $14.99

Rogue Legacy Pre Order (PS4, Cross Buy) $13.59 $16.99

Rogue Legacy Pre Order (PS3, Cross Buy) $13.59 $16.99

The Swapper Pre Order (PS4, Cross Buy) $15.99 $19.99

The Swapper Pre Order (PS3, Cross Buy) $15.99 $19.99

Superhero Sale

Title Plus Price Regular Sale Price Original Price

Batman Arkham Asylum (PS3) $4.20 $13.99 $19.99

Batman Arkham Origins (PS3) $8.40 $27.99 $39.99

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate (Vita) $4.20 $13.99 $19.99

Dc Universe Online Ultimate Edition (PS4) $11.99 $19.99 $29.99

Dc Universe Online Ultimate Edition (PS3) $11.99 $19.99 $29.99

inFAMOUS (PS3) $9.79 $13.99 $19.99

inFAMOUS 2 (PS3) $9.79 $13.99 $19.99

inFAMOUS Festival Of Blood (PS3) $2.44 $3.49 $4.99

Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition (PS4) $8.40 $27.99 $39.99

Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition (PS3) $8.40 $27.99 $39.99

Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition (Vita) $4.20 $13.99 $19.99

Lego Marvel Super Heroes (PS4) $8.40 $27.99 $39.99

Lego Marvel Super Heroes (PS3) $10.50 $34.99 $49.99

Lego Marvel Super Heroes (Vita) $6.30 $20.99 $29.99

Lego Batman 2: Dc Super Heroes (PS3) $4.20 $13.99 $19.99

Lego Batman 2: Dc Super Heroes (Vita) $4.20 $13.99 $19.99

Marvel Vs. Capcom: Origins (PS3) $3.75 $7.49 $14.99

Mortal Kombat Vs Dc Universe (PS3) $4.20 $13.99 $19.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows (PS3) $8.99 $9.99 $14.99

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (PS4) $29.69 $32.99 $49.99

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (PS3) $35.99 $39.99 $59.99

Young Justice: Legacy (PS3) $9.79 $13.99 $19.99

Other Discounts

Title Plus Price Regular Sale Price Original Price

Backgammon Blitz (PS4) $2.00 $3.99 $7.99

Backgammon Blitz (PS3) $2.00 $3.99 $7.99

Backgammon Blitz (Vita) $2.00 $3.99 $7.99

Backgammon Blitz 10,000 Blitz Bullion (PS4) $2.00 $3.99 $7.99

Backgammon Blitz 10,000 Blitz Bullion (PS3) $2.00 $3.99 $7.99

Backgammon Blitz 10,000 Blitz Bullion (Vita) $2.00 $3.99 $7.99

Don’t Starve: Reign Of Giants (PS4) $4.49 n/a $4.99

Sound Shapes (PS4) $7.99 $9.99 $14.99

Sound Shapes (PS3) $7.99 $9.99 $14.99

Sound Shapes (Vita) $7.99 $9.99 $14.99

Strider (PS3) $10.49 n/a $14.99

Discounts Expiring July 29

DC Universe Online Ultimate Edition

DC Universe Online Ultimate Edition

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Marvel Vs. Capcom: Origins

inFAMOUS

inFAMOUS 2

inFAMOUS Festival Of Blood

Young Justice: Legacy

Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes

Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes

Mortal Kombat Vs. DC Universe

Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition

Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition

Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition

Batman Arkham Origins

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate

Batman Arkham Asylum

Lego Marvel Super Heroes

Lego Marvel Super Heroes

Lego Marvel Super Heroes

Rogue Legacy Pre-order

Rogue Legacy Pre-order

Don’t Starve: Reign Of Giants

Crimsonland

That Trivia Game

Ethan: Meteor Hunter

Ethan: Meteor Hunter

Destiny Of Spirits: Destiny Orbs 35


PlayStation Plus

This Month’s Free PS Plus Games

Doki Doki Universe

Muramasa Rebirth

Vessel

Dead Space 3

Strider

TowerFall Ascension


Price Changes

Title Platform New Price Original Price

Borderlands 2 PS3 $19.99 $29.99

EA Sports 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil PS3 $39.99 $49.99

Madden NFL 25 PS4 $49.99 $59.99

Madden NFL 25 PS3 $29.99 $49.99

NCAA Football 14 PS3 $29.99 $49.99

NHL 14 PS3 $39.99 $49.99


Sales

Title Platform Sale Price Regular Price

Backgammon Blitz PS Vita $3.99 $7.99

Backgammon Blitz PS4 $3.99 $7.99

Backgammon Blitz PS3 $3.99 $7.99

Batman: Arkham Asylum (Ps3 Full Game) PS3 $13.99 $19.99

Batman: Arkham Origins PS3 $27.99 $39.99

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate PS Vita $13.99 $19.99

Catherine PS3 $9.99 $19.99

Class Of Heroes PS Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

Conception II: Children Of The Seven Stars PS Vita $29.99 $39.99

Crimson Gem Saga PS Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

Daylight PS4 $9.99 $14.99

DC Universe Online Ultimate Edition PS4 $19.99 $29.99

DC Universe: Ultimate Edition Starter Pack PS3 $19.99 $29.99

Dragon’s Crown PS Vita $19.99 $39.99

Dragon’s Crown PS3 $19.99 $49.99

God Mode PS3 $2.99 $9.99

Growlanser: Wayfarer Of Time PSP $4.99 $19.99

Gungnir PSP $4.99 $19.99

Hexyz Force PS Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

inFAMOUS PS3 $13.99 $19.99

inFAMOUS 2 PS3 $13.99 $19.99

inFAMOUS: Festival Of Blood PS3 $3.49 $4.99

Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition PS4 $27.99 $39.99

Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition PS3 $27.99 $39.99

Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition PS Vita $13.99 $19.99

Kenka Bancho: Badass Rumble PS Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

Knights In The Nightmare PS Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

Lego Batman 2: Dc Super Heroes PS Vita $13.99 $19.99

Lego Batman 2: Dc Super Heroes PS3 $13.99 $19.99

Lego Marvel Super Heroes PS4 $34.99 $49.99

Lego Marvel Super Heroes PS Vita $20.99 $29.99

Lego Marvel Super Heroes PS3 $27.99 $39.99

Marvel Vs Capcom Origins PS3 $7.49 $14.99

Mortal Kombat Vs. DC Universe Digital PS3 $13.99 $19.99

Persona 4: Golden PS Vita $19.99 $29.99

Riviera: The Promised Land PS Vita/PSP $4.99 $9.99

Shin Megami Tensei: Persona PS Vita/PSP $4.99 $19.99

Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 2: Innocent Sin PS Vita/PSP $4.99 $19.99

Soldner-X: Himmelssturmer PS3 $0.99 $7.99

Sound Shapes PS3 (Sale) PS3 $9.99 $14.99

Sound Shapes PS4 (Sale) PS4 $9.99 $14.99

Sound Shapes PS Vita (Sale) PS Vita $9.99 $14.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows PS3 $9.99 $14.99

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 PS4 $39.99 $59.99

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 PS3 $32.99 $49.99

The Cursed Crusade PS3 $2.99 $19.99

The Testament Of Sherlock Holmes PS3 $9.99 $19.99

Trine 2 (Trial) PS3 $2.99 $14.99

Yggdra Union PS Vita/PSP $4.99 $9.99

Young Justice: Legacy PS3 $13.99 $19.99


App Updates

Amazon Instant Video (PS3/PS4)

Watch Rome season 1, part of the HBO Collection. Try it free with a 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime Instant Video.

DailyBurn (PS3)

Get your body ready for the summer with DailyBurn and your PS3. Sign uphere to try 100% FREE for 30 days.

HBO GO (PS3)

Watch True Blood season 7, episode 5 “Lost Cause.” Catch a previewhere. New episodes every Sunday at 9pm ET/ 6pm PT.

Watch The Leftovers season 1, episode 4 “B.J. and the A.C.” Catch a previewhere. New episodes every Sunday at 10pm ET/ 7pm PT.

MLB.TV Premium (PS3/PS4)

Watch HD Quality broadcasts of every out-of-market game live or on demand. Sign up here.

Netflix (PS3/PS4/PS Vita)

Hemlock Grove season 2 now available.Watch now on Netflix.

Qello Concerts (PS3/PS Vita)

Collection: “Gone Too Soon” featuring Amy Winehouse

Free Music Friday: Newport Folk Festival including titles from The Milk Carton Kids, Deer Tick, and Trampled by Turtles

Redbox Instant by Verizon (PS3/PS4/PS Vita)

TVOD – Heaven is for Real and Tyler Perry’s Single Moms Club

SVOD – Seven, Hitch and Rush Hour

Kiosks – 300: Rise of an Empire


PS4 Add-ons

Don’t Starve Console Edition

Reign of Giants ($4.99)

Killzone Shadow Fall

Multiplayer Maps (Free)

Pinball Arcade

Pro Table Pack 23: Black Knight ($7.99)

Pro Table Pack 24: Who Dunnit ($7.99)

Pro Table Pack 25: High Speed ($7.99)

Pro Table Pack 26: Junk Yard ($7.99)

Table Pack 23 Pro Upgrade: Black Knight ($3.99)

Table Pack 23: Black Knight ($4.99)

Table Pack 24 Pro Upgrade: Who Dunnit ($3.99)

Table Pack 24: Who Dunnit ($4.99)

Table Pack 25 Pro Upgrade: High Speed ($3.99)

Table Pack 25: High Speed ($4.99)

Table Pack 26 Pro Upgrade: Junk Yard ($3.99)

Table Pack 26: Junk Yard ($4.99)

Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark

Dark Spark Battle Pack ($5.99)

Electro Bolter ($0.99)

Gas Cannon ($0.99)

Skywarp ($1.99)

Thundercracker ($1.99)


PS3 Add-ons

Atelier Rorona Plus The Alchemist of Arland

Costume The Peach Vacation ($2.99, Cross Buy)

Dark Souls 2

Crown Of The Sunken King ($9.99)

Defiance

Hunter Pack ($49.99)

Playstation Plus Pack (Free For Plus Members)

Recruit Pack ($19.99)

Vbi Ultimate Pack ($99.99)

GRID: Autosport

Best Of British Pack ($2.99)

Might & Magic: Duel of Champions Forgotten Wars

All Series Bundle ($34.99)

Deluge Of Destruction ($4.99)

Demonic Madness ($4.99)

Forgotten Wars ($9.99)

Gold Boost ($0.99)

Gold Chest ($49.99)

Gold Pile ($19.99)

Gold Pouch ($4.99)

Herald Of The Void ($9.99)

Heroes Bundle ($19.99)

Imperial Might ($4.99)

Mega Gold Boost ($6.99)

One Time Offer – World Champion 2013 Deck ($9.99)

One Time Offer! ($9.99)

One Time Offer! All Series + World Champion 2013 Deck ($24.99)

Path Of The Lotus ($4.99)

The Void Rising ($9.99)

Weaver Of Fate ($4.99)

Mmdoc – Five Towers ($9.99)

Mugen Souls Z

Electrocution Battle (Free)

Gothic Queen Set ($2.99)

Jiggly Co. Equipment Pack 10 (Free)

Jiggly Shampoo Battle (Free)

Steel Girl Set ($2.99)

Wild Witch Battle (Free)

One Piece Unlimited World Red

Quests For Bugs And Fish ($2.99)

Robin Swimsuit Pack ($2.99)

Rocksmith 2014

Daryl Hall And John Oates – Kiss On My List ($2.99)

Michael Mcdonald – I Keep Forgettin’ ($2.99)

Rupert Holmes – Escape (The Pina Colada Song) ($2.99)

The Doobie Brothers – China Grove ($2.99)

Toto – Hold The Line ($2.99)

Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark

Defender Pack Full Bundle ($5.99)

Battle Pack ($5.99)

Electro Bolter ($0.99)

Gas Cannon ($0.99)

Skywarp ($1.99)

Thundercracker ($1.99)

The Walking Dead: Season 2

Episode 4: Amid the Ruins ($4.99)


PS Vita Add-ons

Atelier Rorona Plus The Alchemist of Arland

Costume The Peach Vacation ($2.99, Cross Buy)

Magical Beat

XBlaze Music & Character Pack Vol.2 ($4.99)

XBlaze Music & Character – Chaotic Beast – Sechs ($0.99)

XBlaze Music & Character – Serenity – Elise ($0.99)

XBlaze Music & Character – Amethyst Priestess – Mei ($0.99)

XBlaze Music & Character – Curry Shop: Maha Raja – Ringo ($0.99)

XBlaze Music & Character – Enigmatic Smile – Acht ($0.99)

XBlaze Music & Character – The World Sings For You – Touya ($0.99)

XBlaze Music & Character – Torrent Of Emotions – Kuon ($0.99)

One Piece Unlimited World Red

Quests For Bugs And Fish ($2.99)

Robin Swimsuit Pack ($2.99)

The Walking Dead: Season 2

Episode 4: Amid the Ruins ($4.99)


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