This week’s US PlayStation Plus Update features Platinum Games’ excellent third-person shooter Vanquish which was granted to Plus subscribers in European territories a couple of months ago. Other free content this week includes the action platformer Mega Man Maverick Hunter X for PSP and the Dust 514 Starter Pack which usually costs $9.99.
Here’s this week’s PlayStation Plus Update in full:
Instant Game Collection
Vanquish (PS3) – PSN Price: $19.99, Free for PS Plus members
- Celebrate the release of Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance by playing one of Platinum’s finest action titles: Vanquish. The same studio that’s bringing you Raiden this week, also delivered one of the finest sci-fi shooters in Vanquish. Check out its fast and fluid combat system, experience the visceral melee combat, and download this PS3 Full Game free as a PS Plus member.
Mega Man Maverick Hunter X (PSP and PS Vita Compatible) – PSN Price: $9.99, Free for PS Plus members
- An enhanced remake of the classic Mega Man X, complete with 3D character models, remixed music, and all new unlockable features, this is classic Mega Man turned up to 11. When Sigma leads a group of Reploids in a revolt against mankind, it’s up to X and Zero to protect the world from ruin. You can download this title free as a PS Plus member and play it on your PS Vita, or PSP.
Other Freebies and Discounts
Dust 514 Starter Pack – PSN Price: $9.99, Free for PS Plus members
- DUST 514 brings intense infantry combat, large-scale warfare, and deep character advancement to a free-to-play massively multiplayer shooter. Wage war in the next generation of first-person shooters, where a single victory could prove the crushing blow to a galactic empire of thousands of online EVE Online gamers. While the game is still in its beta phase, you can take advantage of this free Starter Pack. Remember, additional content you purchase in Dust 514 while it’s in beta will be carried over to your account when the game sees its full release. You can download Dust 514 now, and it’s free to play.
Urban Trial Freestyle (PS3 and PS Vita) – 20% off for PS Plus members
- Urban Trial Freestyle challenges players to push their risk-taking to the absolute limits and deliver maximum stunt rewards. The game`s nonstop action is complemented by a host of features including multiple game modes, leader boards, rider and bike customization, and much more. With slick urban detailed graphics and an innovative physics engine fine-tuned for fun pick-up and play, the game has been specifically engineered to get the most out of both PS3 and PS Vita versions.
Source: PlayStation Blog