North American PSN Update; May 13, 2014

Welcome to this week’s PlayStation Store update! Available for pre-order is the long-time-coming third installment in the Drakengard series. The PlayStation 3 also lands a hearty deal that Tales of fans will enjoy: a combo pack of both Tales of Graces f and Tales of Xillia is available for one discounted, combined price. If you’re still not sure, check out our reviews for both Graces and Xillia.

Borderlands 2 has now landed on the PlayStation Vita; and Soul Sacrifice Delta has joined the portable title list as well, featuring updated graphics and mechanics as well as new levels, characters, and spells.

PlayStation Plus subscribers can now download Skullgirls Encore for PS3, and they can also benefit from a Free to Play sale going on with F2P powerhouses Warframe, DC Universe Online and the PS3-exclusive DUST 514.

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


PS3 Pre-Orders

Drakengard 3 ($49.99)

Pre-Order Drakengard 3 and receive an exclusive theme for your PS3 system’s XMB menu. A prequel to the original Drakengard, Drakengard 3 transports players to a medieval world where six sisters wield special magical abilities as the ‘Intoners.’ These sisters have brought peace to the earth with their power to manipulate magic through song. Harmony is disrupted, however, when the eldest sister, Zero, attempts to murder her younger sisters with the help of her dragon companion, Mikhail. As the story progresses, players find themselves in a battle to unravel the mystery of Zero and learn her true intentions.

PS3 Games

Serious Sam 3: BFE ($19.99)

Serious Sam 3: BFE is a glorious throwback to the golden age of first-person shooters where men were men, cover was for amateurs and pulling the trigger made things go boom.

Tales of Graces F + Tales of Xilia Combo Pack ($59.99)

Get two legendary RPGs on PlayStation 3 system for one great price!

Tales of Graces f — Journey through a world full of political intrigue and strife, explore dungeons and fight your way through fearsome adversaries!

Tales of Xillia — Follow Jude Mathis and Milla Maxwell at the outset of their adventure through the world of Rieze Maxia.

PS Vita

Borderlands 2 ($39.99)

The critically acclaimed and bestselling role-playing-shooter hybrid, Borderlands 2, is now available for the PlayStation Vita system! Stuffed with 6 Add On Packs, Borderlands 2 on PS Vita system delivers hours upon hours of signature addictive Borderlands nonstop loot-shoot gameplay.

Soul Sacrifice Delta Limited Edition Bundle ($35.99)

Soul Sacrifice Delta is is the ultimate edition of Soul Sacrifice where every decision has consequential results. The action RPG that pits you against an evil sorcerer returns with a slew of new features including improvements to gameplay, graphics, new levels, characters and spells. Grim, the faction who believes in neutrality in all things, joins the blood thirsty Avalon and the merciful Sanctuary, and adds a third angle to bring the Delta in Soul Sacrifice.

App Updates

Crackle (PS3/PS4/Vita)

Go behind the scenes with Global Superstar Ricky Martin for the making-of “SuperSong”. Earlier this year, Sony and Ricky Martin invited aspiring musicians from around the world to submit videos of their original song proposals to compete for a chance to be on the Official Album of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil. Elijah King won with his song “Vida” and is now poised to become a world-wide music star. Watch “SuperSong” now on your PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation Vita. Go to for more information.

Crunchyroll (PS3/PS4/Vita)

This season Crunchyroll is loaded with all the brand new, highly anticipated series like, “Jo-Jo’s Bizarre Adventure”, “Black Bullet” and “Nanana’s Buried Treasure,” along with the return of fan favorite: “Fairy Tail.” But that’s not all, since we have over 50 simulcasts this season, you can rest assured that there’s something for everyone! For a 14 day free trial, click here.

DailyBurn (PS3)

DailyBurn is the best fitness experience anywhere. DailyBurn offers unparalleled variety – from bodyweight training and kettle bells, to dance and yoga – so you can always find the perfect workout! DailyBurn’s team of expert trainers keeps you engaged and gets you faster results while having fun. Best of all, you can sign up and try DailyBurn totally 100% FREE for 30 days. That’s no commitment – cancel anytime. Sign up and start working out with DailyBurn now!


Just like the nightly news. Only weeklier. John Oliver comes to HBO with an all-new, Sunday-night forum. A topical look at the week in news, politics and current events. Catch up on Last Week Tonight with John Oliver now with HBO GO on PS3. Watch the trailer here.

MLB.TV Premium (PS3/PS4)

The MLB season is underway. You can watch live baseball games on your PS4 with a subscription to MLB.TV Premium. Watch HD Quality broadcasts of every out-of-market game live or on demand on your PS4. Choose Home or Away feeds, pause and rewind live game action with DVR capabilities. Sign up here.

Redbox Instant by Verizon (PS3/PS4/Vita)

For subscribers this week, be sure to watch the premiere of Pain & Gain starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Mark Wahlberg! Also added to our collection are classics like Demolition Man, Bad Boys and Jumanji. Get ready for the new Godzilla by checking out our “Go Go Godzilla” collection of 6 classic adventures from this legendary movie monster! Also look for hits like Ride Along, The Nut Job and I Frankenstein…. now available either at the kiosk or to rent and buy digitally! Finally, it’s easy to own titles like Pompeii, 3 Days to Kill and Endless Love…available now to BUY. Don’t have Redbox, sign up here.

WWE Network (PS3/PS4)

WWE is going animated. See what happens when John Cena, Randy Orton, Big Show, Kane and some of your favorite WWE Superstars exit the ring and enter Slam City. New stories, New Adventures… Same WWE attitude. Check out new episodes on WWE Network. Don’t have WWE Network? Subscribe today!

PlayStation Plus

Instant Game Collection

Skullgirls Encore (PS3)


Title Plus Price Regular Price

Hitman Absolution Special Edition $8.99 $19.99

Hitman Trilogy HD $14.39 $39.99

Tomb Raider (PS3) $13.49 $29.99

Serious Sam 3: BFE $14.99 $19.99


Ragnarok Odyssey Ace (PS3 & Vita)

XBlaze Code (PS3 & Vita)


Free to Play Sale

Product Name Plus Price Sale Price Original Price

Spartacus Legends (PS3)

Spartacus Legends 1100 Gold Coins $18.75 $37.49 $74.99

Spartacus Legends 650 Gold Coins $12.50 $24.99 $49.99

Spartacus Legends 3000 Gold Coins $37.50 $74.99 $149.99

Spartacus Legends 240 Gold Coins $5.00 $9.99 $19.99

Spartacus Legends Gladiator Starter Pack $3.75 $7.49 $14.99

Dust 514 (PS3)

DUST 514: Starter Pack $0.75 $1.49 $2.99

DUST 514: Battle Kit $0.25 $0.49 $0.99

DUST 514: Battle Kit With Active Booster $0.50 $0.99 $1.99

DUST 514: Armored Assault Pack $2.50 $4.99 $9.99

DUST 514: Aerial Assault Pack $2.50 $4.99 $9.99

DUST 514: Tactical Edition with Client $2.50 $4.99 $9.99

DUST 514: Tactical Edition $2.50 $4.99 $9.99

DUST 514: Caldari Combat Pack $2.50 $4.99 $9.99

DUST 514: Amarr Combat Pack $2.50 $4.99 $9.99

DUST 514: Gallente Combat Pack $2.50 $4.99 $9.99

DUST 514: Minmatar Combat Pack $2.50 $4.99 $9.99

Warframe (PS4)

WARFRAME: WARFRAME 370 PLATINUM $13.49 $14.99 $19.99

WARFRAME: WARFRAME: 1000 PLATINUM + MOD $33.74 $37.49 $49.99

WARFRAME: WARFRAME: 170 PLATINUM $6.74 $7.49 $9.99

WARFRAME: WARFRAME: 2100 PLATINUM + MODS $67.49 $74.99 $99.99

WARFRAME: WARFRAME: 3210 PLATINUM + MODS $101.24 $112.49 $149.99

WARFRAME: WARFRAME: 75 PLATINUM $3.59 $3.99 $4.99

Blacklight: Retribution (PS4)

500 Zcoins (Premium Currency) $2.44 $3.49 $4.99

1,000 Zcoins (Premium Currency) $4.89 $6.99 $9.99

2,500 Zcoins (Premium Currency) $12.24 $17.49 $24.99

5,000 Zcoins (Premium Currency) $24.49 $34.99 $49.99

10,000 Zcoins (Premium Currency) $48.99 $69.99 $99.99

100 Zcoins (Premium Currency) $0.48 $0.69 $0.99

DC Universe Online (PS3/PS4))





Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate: Core Fighters (PS3)




Other Sales

Title Platform Sale Price Original Price

Thief PS4 $39.99 $59.99

Thief PS3 $39.99 $59.99

Enchanted Cavern – Minis PS3/Vita/PSP $1.99 $2.99

Farm Frenzy – Minis PS3/Vita/PSP $3.49 $4.99

Farm Frenzy 2 – Minis PS3/Vita/PSP $3.49 $4.99

Farm Frenzy 3 Minis PS3/Vita/PSP $3.49 $4.99

Farm Frenzy Pizza Party – Minis PS3/Vita/PSP $3.49 $4.99

Hotel Mogul – Minis PS3/Vita/PSP $1.99 $2.99

Snowy: The Bear’s Adventures – Minis PS3/Vita/PSP $1.99 $2.99

Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition PS4 $29.99 $59.99

Hitman Absolution: Special Edition PS3 $9.99 $19.99

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII PS3 $24.99 $49.99

Tomb Raider PS3 $14.99 $29.99

Hitman Trilogy PS3 $15.99 $39.99

R.I.P.D. PS3 $2.99 $9.99

Class Of Heroes PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

Crimson Gem Saga PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

Growlanser: Wayfarer Of Time PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $19.99

Gungnir PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

Hexyz Force PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

Kenka Bancho: Badass Rumble PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

Knights In The Nightmare PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

Riviera: The Promised Land PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

Shin Megami Tensei: Persona PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $19.99

Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 2: Innocent Sin PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $19.99

Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 Portable PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $19.99

Yggdra Union PS3/Vita/PSP $4.99 $14.99

The Treasures Of Montezuma PS3/Vita/PSP $2.49 $3.99

Price Drops

Dishonored PS3 $19.99 $29.99

PS4 Add-Ons

Dynasty Warriors 8:Xtreme Legends Complete Edition

Old Costume Pack 1 ($2.99)

Old Costume Pack 2 ($2.99)

Old Costume Pack 3 ($2.99)

Old Costume Pack 4 ($2.99)

Old Costume Pack 5 ($2.99)

Old Costume Pack 6 ($0.99)

Killzone Shadow Fall

Multiplayer Maps (Free)

Killzone Universe Playercard Icon Pack ($0.99)

Cow Skin Pack ($1.99)

Cheese Skin Pack ($1.99)

LEGO The Hobbit

Side Quest Character Pack ($1.99)

The Armory Pack ($1.99)

The Battle Pack ($1.99)

Big Little Character Pack ($1.99)

PS3 Add-ons

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure All Stars Battle

All-Star Battle Ikuro Hashizawa ($1.99)

All-Star Battle Lisa ($1.99)

All-Star Campaign Mode Pack 2 Update (Free)

LEGO The Hobbit

The Armory Pack ($1.99)

The Battle Pack ($1.99)

Big Little Character Pack ($1.99)

Ragnarok Odyssey Ace

Great Sage’s Hat (Free)

Puzzle & Dragons Set (Free)

Ragnarok Odyssey Ace Collection (Free)

Silk Hat (Free)

RockSmith 2014

Mastodon – Black Tongue ($2.99)

Mastodon – Colony Of Birchmen ($2.99)

Mastodon – Oblivion ($2.99)

Mastodon Song Pack ($7.99)

The Walking Dead Season 2

Episode 3: In Harm’s Way ($4.99, Free for Season Pass)

Vita Add-ons

Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars

Monokuma’s Revenge (Free)

Serious Bootes ($2.49)

Serious Sagitta ($2.49)

Dynasty Warriors 8:Xtreme Legends Complete Edition

Old Costume Pack 1 ($2.99)

Old Costume Pack 2 ($2.99)

Old Costume Pack 3 ($2.99)

Old Costume Pack 4 ($2.99)

Old Costume Pack 5 ($2.99)

Old Costume Pack 6 ($0.99)

Ragnarok Odyssey Ace

Great Sage’s Hat (Free)

Puzzle & Dragons Set (Free)

Ragnarok Odyssey Ace Collection (Free)

Silk Hat (Free)

Avatars (PS3, PSP)

Populus Avatars: 9 Item Bundled Sale Pack 2 ($3.99)

Watch Dogs – Default Icon Avatar ($0.49)

PS3 Themes

Abduction Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Abstract Rain Bundle ($3.99)

Abstract Shine Bundle ($3.99)

Cosmos Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Countless Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Green Mass Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Honey Skull Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Twist Shot Dynamic Theme ($2.99)