By Steve Baltimore / August 13th, 2013
This weeks PSN Weekly brings an update to a classic NES platformer, a huge Vita sale celebrating Japanese developers, and much more. PlayStation Plus is adding BIT.TRIP PRESENTS…RUNNER2: FUTURE LEGEND OF RHYTHM ALIEN to instant game collection as well. So let’s get this party started shall we?
First of we have for pre-order Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn: This is the relaunch of the title that has numerous improvements over the initial release. There are two different editions to choose from a normal edition and a collectors edition. The collectors edition comes with some useful items to help you get started. ($39.99) for the normal edition and ($59.99) for the collectors edition.
Other titles for pre-order this week include:
Diablo 3 ($59.99)
FIFA Soccer 14 ($59.99)
Lost Planet 3 ($59.99)
We have one PS3 game on PSN this week:
PayDay 2 ($39.99)
Next up we have DuckTales Remastered: I remember this game fondly, as kid I remember playing it for hours on end on my NES console. Now it has been re-imagined for HD consoles. With updated graphics and sound this one game fans of classic platformers won’t wanna miss. ($14.99)
Other PSN games this week include:
Mars: War Logs ($14.99)
Thunder Wolves ($9.99)
PlayStation Vita games this week include:
Fruit Ninja ($7.99)
BreakQuest: Extra Evolution (Free)
Open Me! ($9.99)
The Vita sale celebrating Japanese developers starts this week sale titles include:
Soul Sacrifice (PS Vita) – PS Plus Price: $17.49
Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 Plus (PS Vita) – PS Plus Price: $19.59
Guilty Gear Accent XX Core Plus R (PS Vita) – PS Plus Price: $7.34
Atelier Totori Plus: The Adventurer of Arland (PS Vita) – PS Plus Price: $19.59
Silent Hill: Book of Memories (PS Vita) – PS Plus Price: $7.50
Ridge Racer PS Vita (PS Vita) – PS Plus Price: $6.25
Touch My Katamari (PS Vita) – PS Plus Price: $3.75
These are the PlayStation Plus member prices for a full list of games on sale over the next two weeks you can check out our full story on the sale for more info.
There were a few price changes on PSN this week they include:
BioShock Infinite – PS3 Game (now: $39.99 original price: $59.99)
Motorbike – PS3 Game (now: $9.99 original price: $14.99)
Orgarhythm – PS Vita Game (now: $9.99 original price: $19.99)
Papo & Yo – PS3 Game (now: $9.99 original price: $14.99)
and last but not least BIT.TRIP PRESENTS…RUNNER2: FUTURE LEGEND OF RHYTHM ALIEN is being added to instant game collection for PlayStation Plus members. This platform game looks like it would be a blast to play. You can check our full review of the game.
For a full list of DLC and other goodies on PSN you can check out PlayStation.Blog.