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US PlayStation Store Update for January 15th: Darksiders free for Plus members, DmC: Devil May Cry

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This week’s PlayStation Store Update marks the long-awaited return of Dante in Ninja Theory’s Devil May Cry reboot. While some fans aren’t too pleased with the direction the series is taking, Lisa’s review explains why the latest DmC game is also one of the best.

PlayStation Plus Update 15/01/13

PlayStation Plus members can now pick up the original Darksiders for free, while all PSN users can download two complimentary DLC items for Far Cry 3 and Gran Turismo 5 respectively.

Here’s this week’s Update in full:

PlayStation Plus

  • Instant Game Collection: Darksiders

  • Discount: Stardrone Extreme (50%) ‒ PS Plus Price: $2.00

  • Last Chance (Leaving on January 22nd):

    • Exclusive Beta ‒ God of War Ascension
    • Free Add-On ‒ NCAA Football 13: Recent Winners Pack
    • Discount ‒ Eufloria
    • PS Vita Instant Game Collection ‒ Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions

PS3 Full Games

  • DMC: Devil May Cry ($59.99)

    • In a society corrupted by demons only The Order can see the world for what it really is. Join Dante in the ultimate experience of stylish action chain together combo after combo with panache and dispatch demonic spawn back to hell. Call upon unimaginable powers combined with Dante’s epic arsenal of weapons: sword, scythe, axe, pistols and more. Face your demons:
  • Angry Birds Trilogy ($39.99)

    • Angry Birds is taking flight for the first time ever and crashing on PlayStation 3 systems everywhere! Includes: 3 Best-Selling Angry Birds games and 19 exclusive levels.

PSP Games

  • Corpse Party: Book of Shadows ($19.99)

    • A series of eight lengthy vignettes expanding and elaborating on the 2011 cult horror classic “Corpse Party.” Taking place before, during and after events from its predecessor, Book of Shadows seeks to answer the questions, what if, what then, and what now? New point-and-click adventure style gameplay, binaural 3D audio with original Japanese voices, dozens of endings and tons of unlockable extras will keep players awake for many nights to come.

PS2 Classics

  • Siren ($9.99)

    • Explore the occult and experience incredible terror in the town of Hanuda.
  • Disgaea: Hour of Darkness ($9.99)

    • The king of the Netherworld is dead. Join his son, Laharl, as he embarks on a quest to take his rightful place on the throne in this tactical RPG.

PlayStation Mobile

  • iFishing ($4.99)

    • Welcome to iFishing, the mobile fishing simulator by Rocking Pocket Games. Now you can go fishing anywhere, any time! Features 15 unlockable lakes, a variety of lure with different actions, and many species of freshwater fish to catch.
  • Meltdown Moon ($0.79)

    • Meltdown Moon is a puzzle action game in which you must solve the infinite moon puzzle while avoiding incoming asteroids and catch the falling stars! Play in two game modes (Classic and Moonfall) and try to get the high score!
  • Radiant Flux ($3.29)

    • Blast through 70 waves of enemies in this hard-as-nails RETRO shooter from the lovely people at TACS games. Wield glowing lasers, deadly lateral missiles, explosive mines, and the ultra blaster to defeat ever more powerful waves of RETRO enemies.

PS Vita Apps

  • Wake-Up Club (Free)

    • Add some excitement to your morning! Wake-up Club is a socially connected alarm clock application for your PS Vita. With it, you and up to 11 friends can challenge each other to wake up and complete short mini-games at a set time.

Added to PS Vita Storefront

  • Corpse Party: Book of Shadows (PSP)
  • Disney Pixar A Bug’s Life (PSone)
  • Disney Pixar Toy Story 2 (PSone)
  • Disney Pixar Toy Story Racer (PSone)
  • Disney Pixar Monsters Inc. Scream Team (PSone)

PSP Bundles

  • Farm Frenzy Bountiful Harvest Pack ($5.99)

    • Never before has this much farming fun been packed into a single bundle and at a price this low! Enjoy hours of hilarious time management action when you buy the Farm Frenzy Bountiful Harvest Pack!
  • Montezuma Well-Rounded Player Bundle ($3.99)

    • The Well-Rounded Player bundle from Alawar Entertainment offers countless hours of entertainment! Collect gems in the jungle and then go platform-hopping around the world as you guide Snowy home!

Price Change

  • Dungeon Hunter Alliance ‒ PS Vita Game (now: $26.99 original price: $29.99)
  • Lumines Electronic Symphony ‒ PS Vita Game (now: $26.99 original price: $29.99)
  • Orgarhythm ‒ PS Vita Game (now: $19.99 original price: $29.99)
  • Rayman Origins ‒ PS Vita Game (now: $26.99 original price: $29.99)
  • Sumioni: Demon Arts ‒ PS Vita Game (now: $14.99 original price: $19.99)

Sales

  • Carnivores: Dinosaur Hunter ‒ PS Mini (now: $1.49 original price: $3.99)
  • Carnivores: Ice Age ‒ PS Mini (now: $1.49 original price: $3.99)
  • Derrick the Deathfin ‒ PS3 Game (now: $5.99 original price: $7.99)
  • Droplitz ‒ PS3 Game (now: $4.99 original price: $9.99)

PS3 Add-ons

  • Borderlands 2

    • Sir Hammerlock’s Big Game Hunt ($9.99, free for Season Pass holders)
  • Dance Magic

    • Outfits 1 ($1.99)
  • Far Cry 3

    • Deluxe DLC Bundle ($9.99)
    • High-Tides Co-Op (Free)
  • Gran Turismo 5

    • 2014 Corvette Stingray Final Prototype (Free)
  • Rock Band 3

    • A Bridge That Will Burn ($0.99) ‒ Moving Picture Show
    • Don’t Talk to Strangers ($1.99) ‒ Rick Springfield
    • Fragments ($1.99) ‒ Serianna
    • Inheritors ($1.99) ‒ Serianna
    • I’ve Done Everything For You ($1.99) ‒ Rick Springfield
    • Jessie’s Girl ($1.99) ‒ Rick Springfield
    • Monday Night Football ($1.99) ‒ John Parr
    • The Distance ($0.99) ‒ Drugstore Fanatics
    • Rick Springfield Pack 01 ($5.49)
  • RockSmith

    • Alive ($2.99) ‒ Pearl Jam
    • Cliffs of Dover ($2.99) ‒ Eric Johnson
    • No Rain ($2.99) ‒ Blind Melon
    • Pearl Jam Song Pack ($7.99)

PS Vita Add-ons

  • Wake-Up Club

    • Color Theme Pack ($0.25)

PS3 Themes

  • Army Strong Dynamic Theme ‒ $2.99
  • Army Strong Sunset Dynamic Theme ‒ $2.99
  • Bitchin’ BMX Static Theme ‒ $1.99
  • BMX Action Static Theme ‒ $1.99
  • BMX Beasts Static Theme ‒ $1.99
  • Create by Studio Output Dynamic Theme ‒ $2.99
  • Dazed and Confused Dynamic Theme ‒ $2.99
  • Injustice: Gods Among Us Theme ‒ $0.99
  • LittleBigPlanet 2 2013 Calendar ‒ $1.99
  • Sasha Static Theme ‒ $1.99

Wallpapers

  • Big Sky Infinity Wallpaper 2 (Free)
  • Knytt Underground Wallpaper 1 (Free)

PS3 Avatars

  • Sound Shapes Avatar Pack $1.75
  • Sound Shapes Guitar Walker Avatar $0.49
  • Sound Shapes Music Box Avatar $0.49
  • Sound Shapes Player Blue Avatar $0.49
  • Sound Shapes Player Brown Avatar $0.49
  • Sound Shapes Record Player Avatar $0.49

Game Videos (Free)

  • Battlefield 3: Aftermath Launch Trailer
  • Battlefield 3: Aftermath Premiere Trailer
  • Fuse Trailer ‘The Dalton Rules’
  • The Cave Character Trailer
  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown ‒ Slingshot Trailer

Available In-Game Only (Not on PlayStation Store)

  • NCAA Football 2013

    • Under Armor Uniform Pack 3 — ($1.99, $1.79 for EASST users)
  • Real Steel

    • Real Steel Trial: Carapace Lv.5 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Cheetah V2 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Clunky Arm Lv.5 (L) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Clunky Arm Lv.5 (R) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Clunky Legs Lv.5 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Colossus Fluid — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Crusted Arm Lv.5 (L) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Crusted Arm Lv.5 (R) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Head Defender — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Insectas Glove Lv.5 (L) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Insectas Glove Lv.5 (R) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Juggerjuice Supra — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Monster Fist Lv.5 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Neck Cracker — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Omega Release — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Outlaw 4s — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Picket Fist Lv.5 (L) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Picket Fist Lv.5 (R) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Power Reprocessor — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Powerhouse R-50 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Real Steel: Monster Fist Lv.5 (R) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Scrapheap Arm Lv.5 (L) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Scrapheap Arm Lv.5 (R) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Scrapheap Body Lv.5 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Scrapheap Head Lv.5 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Scrapheap Lv.5 Full Parts Set — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Super Power Reprocessor — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Titantrol 2.0 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Weevil Head Lv.5 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Weevil Legs Lv.5 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Weevil Lv.5 Full Parts Set — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Zelezo Arm Lv.5 (L) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Zelezo Body Lv.5 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Zelezo Hand Lv.5 (L) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Zelezo Hand Lv.5 (R) — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Zelezo Head Lv.5 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Zelezo Legs Lv.5 — $1.99
    • Real Steel Trial: Zelezo Lv.5 Full Parts Set — $9.99
  • Rock Band 3

    • I’ve Done Everything For You ($0.99) ‒ Pro Guitar ‒ Rick Springfield
    • Jessie’s Girl ($0.99) ‒ Pro Guitar ‒ Rick Springfield

Source: PlayStation Blog


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