7w ago - Sony PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with this weeks US PSN updates below, as follows:
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag ($59.99)
It is 1715. Pirates rule the Caribbean, terrorizing navies & humiliating empires. From sinking warships to conquering fortresses, Captain Edward Kenway stopped at nothing to earn his fortune & legend.
Also, Aveline is back with 60 minutes of gameplay - exclusively on PlayStation! Assassin's Creed 4 Black Flag finds Aveline during a rogue period of self-discovery, unsure of her alliances, but more committed than ever to defending and liberating slaves.
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Gold Edition ($79.99)
It is 1715. Pirates rule the Caribbean, terrorizing navies & humiliating empires. From sinking warships to conquering fortresses, Captain Edward Kenway stopped at nothing to earn his fortune & legend. Also, Aveline is back with 60 minutes of gameplay - exclusively on PlayStation!
Assassin's Creed 4 Black Flag finds Aveline during a rogue period of self-discovery, unsure of her alliances, but more committed than ever to defending and liberating slaves. Includes the Season Pass.
Battlefield 4 ($59.99)
Battlefield 4 is the genre-defining action blockbuster...
7w ago - Naughty Dog Community Strategist Eric Monacelli announced news of new hats in PS3 Multiplayer on The Last of Us alongside a game sale with details below.
To quote: Halloween is rapidly approaching in North America. We're celebrating by starting to roll out the initial batch of the multiplayer head items for The Last of Us multiplayer. First up are the Country Flag hats:
Comprising 22 items representing 22 countries, these hats are included as part of The Last of Us Season Pass. If you haven't purchased a Season Pass, it's a great deal with 75% savings over buying all the DLC individually. If you'd rather buy the hats separately, they are available for $0.99 each.
If you've missed out entirely and haven't even picked up The Last of Us yet, the North American PlayStation Store is kicking off their Sale of the Dead with deep discounts on the digital version of the full game. Visit the Sale of the Dead blog post for specifics.
Apocalypse is the first community run The Last of Us tournament ever. We're happy to lend support and provide prizing for it. Check out this fan created trailer promoting the tournament from community member and tournament organizer, Triplewreck:
7w ago - Sony Senior Community Specialist Kristine Steimer is here with this weeks PlayStation Plus content updates, which feature Hotline Miami free for PS Plus members.
To quote: Put on a mask (did I mention they're all animal heads and that each one has a different benefit?) and 'take care' of anyone your answering machine tells you to. Sure, it may sound a little crazy, but that's part of Hotline Miami's appeal.
This top-down action game requires careful planning to execute the perfect take-downs. Starting tomorrow, PlayStation Plus members will be able to download Hotline Miami for free on both PlayStation Vita and PlayStation 3.
There are also loads of spooky titles on sale as part of the Sale of the Dead, including recent sensation The Last of Us and other zombie favorites like Dead Island, Dead Nation, Red Dead Redemption Undead Nightmare and Telltale's The Walking Dead episodes.
All of these PS Plus benefits will be available after the PlayStation Store updates tomorrow, October 22nd.
Hotline Miami (PS Vita & PS3)
Free for PS Plus members, Regular Price: $9.99
Hotline Miami is a high-octane action game overflowing with raw brutality, hard-boiled gunplay and skull crushing close combat. Set in an alternative 1989 Miami, you will assume the...
7w ago - Sony Digital Distribution Director Pierre Gravereau shared details today on the sale of the dead, which offers discounts on The Last of Us, Puppeteer and more below!
To quote: Halloween is right around the corner, and to celebrate we've got some scary good discounts coming to PlayStation Store. Starting tomorrow we're putting new titles on sale each week for the next two weeks.
Pick up some of our favorite zombie and horror themed games at up to 65 percent off. PS Plus members get some added savings, receiving up to 80 percent off.
Check the Store tomorrow for this week's discounted games and on October 29th for the second week's lineup. Pick-up these awesome games, including recent releases like The Last of Us and Puppeteer, along with older favorites like Dead Island and Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare, while they're on sale because these savings won't last forever.
7w ago - Sony Social Media Specialist Ryan Clements is here with details on the new PS3, PS Vita and PSN releases for the upcoming week below today!
To quote: Don your cape and cowl - the Batman Arkham series is readying its return, along with Deus Ex: Human Revolution. It's a tremendous week of superheroes and cybernetics in this week's Drop.
Lauded for its gritty visuals and stellar play, the Arkham games have garnered a huge following in the world of gaming. That tradition is sure to continue with Batman: Arkham Origins, a prequel to Rocksteady's revolutionary first two games in the series.
The latest Batman features the intense, single-player experience you'd expect from an Arkham game, but will also include a robust online suite for gamers to compete within.
But Batman isn't the only dark hero making a comeback this week. Adam Jensen, with all his powerful augmentations, slinks back to PS3 in Deus Ex: Human Revolution - Director's Cut. An enhanced version of the already well-loved original, the Director's Cut includes The Missing Link DLC, as well as other improvements.
If those don't strike your fancy and you'd rather catch up on some fan favorites, check out the two different 2K compilations - Essentials and Power Pack - which both feature a strong lineup of well-loved...