PlayStation Store director Grace Chen is here with this weeks US PSN updates today, as follows:
It's a special day for movie lovers as the Video Unlimited - preview app is now available to everyone! Check out this new and improved way to browse, watch, and discover movies and TV shows on the network.
This week sees the release of an amazing PSN exclusive: Sideway: New York. Part of Only On PSN and featuring some of the most breath-taking artwork to hit the 2D world; Sideway: New York follows Nox, a graffiti artist in NY, who's found himself sucked into the world where he lives alongside his own art.
With a fantastic use of color and eye-popping HD visuals, you won't want to miss this PSN exclusive. PlayStation Plus subscribers can also get this title 20% off as part of Only On PSN.
While we're on the topic of Only On PSN, don't forget that as part of the celebration of PSN exclusive titles hitting throughout this month, if you spend $60 or more in the PlayStation Store through the month of October, you'll get $10 back in November. For more details, visit the Only On PSN page to check out the other upcoming titles that are coming soon to PSN.
Most Resistance 3 players may have already finished the amazing single player campaign, but are still finding a lot to love in multiplayer. The new Survival Pack DLC allows you to take back a piece of your homeland from the Chimera - or conquer new territory as a Chimeran soldier - with the Invasion multiplayer game mode, along with four new character skins and an exclusive static theme.
PlayStation Plus awesomeness continues the scheduled October content with new discounts and brand new themes as well. Classic SNK titles are getting new releases with versions on both PS3 and PSP in the form of Metal Slug 2 and The King of Fighters '96.
Subscribers can get these new releases 20% off in the Store, starting today. You'll also notice some new Themes and Avatars, with some exclusive to PlayStation Plus. Friendly reminder, this is your last week to pick up Costume Quest free; grab it today!
That's all for now, check out the full list below for updates, additional DLC (including some Little Big Planet 2 love) and much more. Drop your comments below, or jump into the Official PSN Store Update thread hosted by PSN Community Manager, Morgan Haro.
Here is the weekly PlayStation Store update:
Sideway: New York - 20% off
Metal Slug 2 - 20% off
Metal Slug 2 (PSP) - 20% off
The King of Fighters '96 - 20% off
The King of Fighters '96 (PSP) - 20% off
Bane of Yoto Dynamic Theme
Dragon Dynamic Theme (PS Plus Exclusive)
Free Exclusive PS+ Halloween Themed Avatars
Resident Evil Code Veronica 5 Avatar Bundle ($0.49)
inFAMOUS Festival of Blood ($9.99, PlayStation Plus price $7.99)
Sideway: New York (Exclusive) ($9.99)
Battle your way through a twisted graffiti world where your prowess in puzzle solving makes the difference between life and death! Jump into one of the most unique and visually compelling 3D game worlds ever created. Follow the journey of Nox, through a fast-paced 2D adventure set in a 3D world.
ESRB rated E10+
File size 1.63 GB
Metal Slug 2 ($8.99)
MARCO and TARMA return to the battlefront accompanied by two new recruits, FIO GERMI and ERI KASAMOTO, to thwart the new coup attempt by General Morden. Fight alone or with a buddy, on foot or aboard a tank, and deliver prisoners to freedom in this masterpiece of run-and-gun from SNK!
ESRB rated T
File size 88 MB
The King of Fighters '96 ($8.99)
Play with your favorite characters and newcomers in this third installment of the popular "3-on-3″ versus fighting series from SNK! With its cast of 27 characters, and over 2,900 possible team combinations, KOF' 96 promises fights of anthology on NEOGEO Station!
ESRB rated T
File size 80 MB
Game Demos (free)
Sideway: New York Demo
Download this FREE Trial of SIDEWAY NEW YORK and find out if you have got what it takes to battle your way through a twisted graffiti world! Jump into one of the most unique and visually compelling 3D game worlds ever created. Beware, in Sideway New York, you're in a world where your favorite color might just kill you!
ESRB rated E10+
File size 1.63 GB
StarDrone Demo is a high-speed action thriller with a mix of arcade action, pinball, breakout, physics and collect-the-objects. Cause your attackers to crash with rapid speed while collecting gems and power-up enhancements. Explore the level to find key power-ups and earn more points that will ultimately let you compete against the world on the StarDrone leaderboard.
ESRB rated E
File size 87 MB
NBA Jam: On Fire Edition Demo
HE'S ON FIRE! NBA JAM: On Fire Edition from EA SPORTS is heating up and now available for download. The Trial Mode is only a sampling - download the full version today!
ESRB rated E
File size 859 MB
The Cursed Crusade Demo
Set against the backdrop of the Old World, two adventurers will quest across a Western Europe ablaze with the turmoil of a newly begun Fourth Crusade. Denz, a holy Templar, and Esteban, a roguish mercenary, may have different origins, but their motivations are the same: amidst the danger and despair of a new Crusade, to find the means to deliver themselves from a terrible curse that threatens to consume their immortal souls.
ESRB rated M
File size 740 MB
Add-on Game Content
Resistance 3 - Survival Pack ($3.99)
Take back a piece of your homeland from the Chimera - or conquer new territory as a Chimeran soldier - with this Invasion multiplayer game mode, along with four new character skins and an exclusive static theme. You Are The Resistance To use this download, you will need Resistance 3.
File size 103 KB
LittleBigPlanet 2 Add on Costumes ($0.99 - $2.99 each)
Various costumes for LittleBigPlanet 2.
File size 110 KB (each)
Duke Nukem Forever - Hail To The Icons Parody Pack ($9.99)
Cocked and Reloaded, Duke Nukem Forever's First Add-On Content, Hail to the Icons Parody Pack, parodies some of gaming's most iconic battlegrounds and includes four all-new multiplayer maps, each with its own unique weapons and three new game modes.
File size 144 MB
Street Fighter III: Third Strike Online Edition - Character Color Pack 2 ($2.99)
Fight in style by unlocking a new set of seven colors for every character.
File size 1.79 MB
Dragon Age 2 - Mark of The Assassin ($9.99)
Embark on a thrilling adventure of deception and intrigue alongside a mysterious assassin. Infiltrate an estate far from Kirkwall and battle deadly new enemies with the help of Tallis, a new party member voiced by Felicia Day.
File size 924 MB
No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise Motorbike 4 Add-On ($0.99)
For the first time ever, check out the Motorbike Add-on! Play as Travis Touchdown as you fight to become the world's #1 Assassin! Ride down the streets of Santa Destroy and begin your meteoric rise to the top!
File size 129 KB
No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise Tsubaki Mkiii Katana Add-On ($0.99)
For the first time ever, check out the TSUBAKI Mkâ OD Beam Katana Add-on! Play as Travis Touchdown as you fight to become the world's #1 Assassin! Use this ultimate weapon in a battle to the finish!
File size 129 KB
No More Heroes: Bundle 4 ($1.49)
Check out the Motorbike and Beam Katana Bundle! Play as Travis Touchdown as you fight to become the world's #1 Assassin! Ride down the streets of Santa Destroy and begin your meteoric rise to the top!
File size 258 KB
Ace Combat Assault Horizon Compatibility Pack 1 (free)
This additional data (free of charge) is required for online matchmaking. Once this data is downloaded, matchmaking with players who have downloaded items in Downloadable Content 1 will be made possible.
File size: 622 KB
Ace Combat Assault Horizon: F-15C (free)
The F-15C "Death Rider": the winning F15C design from the Skin Design Contest is available free of charge!
File size: 2.16 MB
Dynasty Warriors 7 - Costume Pack 4 ($0.99)
Use costumes from DYNASTY WARRIORS 3 for all 39 characters who appeared in the game. 4 BGM tracks from DYNASTY WARRIORS 4 and DYNASTY WARRIORS 6 are included in this pack too.
File size 98 MB
Dynasty Warriors 7 - New Stage And BGM Pack 3 ($2.99)
This pack features a brand new stage for Conquest Mode: Jianye! Three distinct scenarios are available to be played out on this stage. Additionally, 8 BGM music are included, featuring tracks from DYNASTY WARRIORS 3, DYNASTY WARRIORS 4 and DYNASTY WARRIORS 6.
File size 56 MB
Dynasty Warriors 7 - Stage Pack 4 ($3.99)
Play the 'Yiling' and 'Wuzhang Plains' stages in CONQUEST MODE, with 3 scenarios remastered from DYNASTY WARRIORS 2 for each stage. The 'Yiling' stage includes the 'Battle of Yiling', 'Assault at Yiling' and 'Defend Yiling' scenarios.
File size 67 MB
Rock Band 3
Build your Rock Band library by purchasing these song game tracks. For song credits, visit www.RockBand.com.
• " Rock The Casbah" - The Clash ($1.99)
• "Stay Together For The Kids" - Blink-182 ($1.99)
• "The Party Song" - Blink-182 ($1.99)
• "Up All Night" - Blink-182 ($1.99)
Blink-182 Pack 03 ($5.49) - Build your Rock Band library by purchasing this song game album: Blink-182 Pack 03. This pack includes "Stay Together for the Kids," "The Party Song," and "Up All Night" by Blink-182.
File size: 15 - 32 MB (singles), 68 MB (track pack)
Rock Band Network v2.0
• "Alaska (2X Bass Pedal)" - Between the Buried and Me ($1.99)
• "City Of Corruption (2X Bass Pedal)" - Amberian Dawn ($1.99)
• "City Of Corruption" - Amberian Dawn ($1.99)
• "Doppelgänger" - Freezepop ($0.99)
• "Morte Et Dabo (2X Bass Pedal)" - Asking Alexandria ($1.99)
• "Soy Bomb" - Honest Bob and the Factory-to-Dealer Incentives ($0.99)
• "The Space For This (2X Bass Pedal)" - Cynic ($1.99)
• "The Space For This" - Cynic ($1.99)
• "Your Troubles Will Cease And Fortune Will Smile Upon You" - After the Burial ($1.99)
• "Your Troubles Will Cease And Fortune Will... (2X Bass Pedal)" - After the Burial ($1.99)
File size: 13 - 40 MB (singles)
Digger Hd - Sale (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)
Breakquest - Sale (PS3/PSP) (now $1.99, original price $3.99)
Normaltanks - Sale (PS3/PSP) (now $1.99, original price $2.99)
Djmax Portable 3 Digital - Sale (PS3/PSP) (now $19.99, original price $39.99)
Car Jack Streets - Sale (PS3/PSP) (now $2.99, original price $4.99)
King Of Pool - Price Change (PS3/PSP) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)
Strikers 1945 Plus - Price Change (PS3/PSP) (now $4.99, original price $11.99)
NBA 2K10 PSP - Price Change (PS3/PSP) (now $19.99, original price $29.99)
Borderlands - Digital - Price Change (PS3) (now $19.99, original price $29.99)
Dead Rising 2: Off The Record Frank West Avatar ($0.49)
Dead Rising 2: Off The Record T.I.R. Frank West Avatar ($0.49)
Hyperdimension Neptunia - Nisa Avatar ($0.49)
Game Videos (free)
Starhawk Space Combat Trailer
Need For Speed The Run Jack Is A Marked Man Trailer
Syndicate Announce Trailer
The Sims 3 Pets Trailer
Real Soccer Trailer
Yakuza: Dead Souls - Announcement Trailer
Deus Ex: Human Revolution Trailer De Lanzamiento (Mexico)
Saints Row The Third - Deckers.Die Trailer
UFC Undisputed 3 - UFC Contender Fighter Pack Trailer
Assassin's Creed Revelations Multiplayer Trailer
Jeremy Mcgrath's Offroad 2Xl: Gameplay Trailer 1
inFAMOUS Festival of Blood Dynamic Theme (free w/ pre order)
Sci Fi: Alien Witness Dynamic Theme ($2.99)
PS3 Wallpapers (free)
The Baconing Wallpaper
Sideway New York - Spray Wallpaper
Sideway: New York - Nox Wallpaper
Sideway: New York - Nox Wallpaper 2
Sideway: New York - Wallpaper
XS Junior League Football ($5.99)
File size: 32 MB
PlayStation Store for PSP
Downloadable Games (also available from PS3 Storefront)
Metal Slug 2 ($6.99)
MARCO and TARMA return to the battlefront accompanied by two new recruits, FIO GERMI and ERI KASAMOTO, to thwart the new coup attempt by General Morden, leader of the Rebel Army and main antagonist of the "METAL SLUG" series. Fight alone or with a buddy, on foot or aboard a tank, and deliver prisoners to freedom in this masterpiece of run-and-gun from SNK!
ESRB rated T
File size 36 MB
The King Of Fighters '96 ($6.99)
Play with your favorite characters and newcomers such as the mysterious Leona and the legendary Geese Howard, Wolfgang Krauser and Mr. Big in this third installment of the popular "3-on-3″ versus fighting series from SNK! With its cast of 27 characters, and over 2,900 possible team combinations, KOF' 96 promises fights of anthology on NEOGEO Station!
ESRB rated T
File size 48 MB
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