50w ago - Sony PlayStation Store and Plus Content Manager Chris Howe has outlined the upcoming PlayStation Plus content updates for January, 2013 today.
Below are the details, to quote: Hello everyone! I hope you're all enjoying the new content that arrived on PlayStation Plus at the beginning of December. As we move through the gift-giving season I thought it would be the perfect opportunity to inform you of all the awesome content changes you can expect in January.
But before that, I wanted to let you know about a great offer that starts today on the PlayStation Store. As soon as the store has been updated, the PS Plus 1 year membership will be available at an incredible 25% off its usual price!
Until 9th January you can get a whole year's subscription for a one-off payment of only £29.99/€37.49. And remember - you can stack your membership so you can treat yourself even if you're an existing member!
Right, onto this month's games. Kicking things off is your lead title for January - BioShock 2, diving into the PlayStation Plus service from 2nd January for four weeks.
50w ago - Sony PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with this weeks US PSN updates today, as follows:
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...
ESRB: Mature // File Size: 3.2 MB
Metro: Last Light ($59.99)
Pre-order Metro: Last Light and receive a free upgrade to the Limited Edition Ranger Pack which includes: Ranger Mode: the brutal & hardcore way to play Metro a Digital Comic Extra Military Grade Bullets and a Modified Russian assault rifle. Also, as a bonus and exclusive to PSN, pre-order Metro: Last Light now and get a free copy of the gripping first-person shooter, Homefront, as well as an exclusive Metro theme!
ESRB: Mature // File Size: 5.3 GB
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Batman: Arkham Asylum ($19.99)
Batman: Arkham Asylum exposes players to a unique, dark and atmospheric adventure that takes them to the depths of Arkham Asylum -Gotham's psychiatric...
51w ago - PlayStation Digital Platforms Community Manager Morgan Haro is here with this week's PlayStation Plus update, which features Anomaly Warzone Earth free for members.
Below are the details, to quote: There's a lot to love with PlayStation Plus in December. Perhaps you've already thought of what a great gift a PS Plus membership makes for your fellow PS3 gamer.
Or maybe you've been diving into the games in the Instant Game Collection with new additions like BioShock 2, Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition, and Rochard. Either way, you've got more great content on the way with this week's addition: Anomaly Warzone Earth!
You'll also find some amazing holiday deals on games that you might have missed. Read on to find out more.
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December 18th PlayStation Plus Update
Anomaly Warzone Earth (PS3)
Free for Plus members
Anomaly Warzone Earth is an extraordinary mixture of action and strategy in a reversed tower defense formula. Call it tower offense, if that's a bit easier. The game tasks you with saving a near-future Earth from an alien...
51w ago - Sony PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with this weeks US PSN Game Store updates below, as follows:
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Ben 10 Omniverse ($39.99)
Ben 10 Omniverse is based on the brand new series from the world renowned Ben 10 franchise! Players will experience the exciting Omniverse world in a new action game, where Ben discovers that untold events from the past are affecting the present. Play as both Teen Ben and Young Ben and work with your new partner Rook to defeat the evil plans of Malware, in an epic storyline that spans two time periods!
ESRB: E10+ - Everyone 10 and Up // File Size: 2.8 GB
Big Sky Infinity ($9.99) - Cross Buy with PS Vita
Big Sky Infinity is a fast-paced, twin-stick shooter that delivers insanely intense and unique experiences! Featuring randomly generated gameplay that intuitively adapts based on your performance - get ready for some intergalactic pandemonium!
ESRB: E - Everyone // File Size: 664 MB
Black Knight Sword ($9.99)
A platforming adventure from the brilliant mind of Suda51 with an unprecedented visual style. The Black Knight must trek through a twisted and dark world to kill the dark princess. A throwback to classic 16-bit platformers, Black...
52w ago - Today Sony's Jawad Ashraf of the PlayStation Store Team is here with the European PSN game and content updates below, as follows:
Leading the way this week is Guardians of Middle-Earth - an authentic multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game set in the Lord of the Rings universe and crafted specifically for console systems.
Gamers team up as the most powerful heroes from the greatest fantasy epic of all time, bringing up to 10 players together in strategic five vs five competitive multiplayer battle arenas.
Studio Ghibli and Namco Bandai's beautiful Ni No Kuni receives a demo this week for RPG fans to have a bash at. With glorious visuals in the style Ghibli are famous for, step into the shoes of young Oliver as he sets off on a journey to save his mother.
PlayStation Plus subscribers, what a month you have! One of my favourite games of this console generation, Batman Arkham City, is your Game of the Month. You also gain access to the fabulous Vanquish and Limbo, too, which are similarly fabulous!
There's also the 12 Deals of Christmas that started this week - remember, the deal will change regularly so be sure to stay tuned for the latest updates on PS Store.