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Chessboxing is a thing, so why not Grand Theft Chess? Maybe the name leaves a little something to be desired but given this week’s store update Grand Theft Chess could definitely work. Pure Chess and Grand Theft Auto Episodes From Liberty City make their debut for your gaming pleasure.
Other highlights include Stardrone Extreme for the Vita, Goldeneye 007: Reloaded and Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II.
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This week the our beloved store receives a bundle of Rockstar’s more popular add-ons in Grand Theft Auto IV Episodes From Liberty City as well as the ultra-stylized, hyper 2-D fighter, SkullGirls. But let us not bury the lead. Capcom brings us World Gone Sour. A Sour Patch Kids (yes the candy) themed platformer which conjures fond memories, perhaps not fond but memories none the less, of Yo! Noid and Chex Quest.
Other highlights include an Uncharted 3 map pack, a pair of Vita games and the defiant appearance of yet more Rock Band song downloads.
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You’d think the apocalypse would spell the end of all things but that couldn’t be further from the truth in video games. The end of the world is right when the fun starts. Ubisoft’s I Am Alive hits the store today, putting players in the tremendously average shoes of an every-man hero clinging to life amid the desolation of the end of days.
Other highlights include post-apocalyptic racer, Wheels Of Destruction as well as brand-new downloads for the recently reviewed Street Fighter X Tekken, SSX and Asura’s Wrath.
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PlayStation Plus once again proves itself to be worth your while with a bounty of 5 free games available for download this week. Holdovers and stingy spenders like myself will find it difficult to resist the temptation of the Plus.
Other highlights include multiple discounts on Mortal Kombat themed content, the debut of I Am Alive and the introduction of the Amazon Instant Video App.
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There really isn’t much to speak of hitting the store this week on the European front. Unless of course you’ve been pining to relive the salad days of the arcade with the likes of Metal Slug 2 and The King of Fighters ’96.
Highlights are hard to come by this week but there is a full game download for the latest in the always solid Tiger Woods PGA Tour series as well as plenty of DLC to pick through.
How about we go ahead and have a look?
An award-winning indie game appears on the store this week in the form of Closure. The puzzler brings over 100 reality bending puzzles for you to enjoy.
Also coming to the store are full game downloads of FIFA 12 and Supremacy MMA for the Vita. PlayStation Plus members will notice a bounty of discounts.
There’s something for everyone. Check it out.
This week the PlayStation Store says to hell with new games in favor of a selection of games you may remember or totally missed altogether. Three Assassin’s Creed titles are ready for download along with Rayman 3 HD. This is as good a week as any to whittle down that backlog of downloadable titles you’ve been meaning to play.
Other highlights include downloadable content for Kingdoms Of Amalur: Reckoning and…let’s see here…a Vita demo. What can we say, it’s a slow week.
Who knows you may find something to your liking, head on in and check it out.
If you like yourself some PSOne era Final Fantasy get ready to open your wallet. Discounts for 7 the most beloved RPGs ever to come out of Japan hit the store with Plus members getting even steeper price cuts.
Other highlights include new DLC for Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning and a new Vita title.
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Journey makes it second and more importantly PSN-wide debut this week. In other news, the cell-shaded side-scroller Shoot Many Robots gets a release along with FIFA Street.
Other highlights include a full game download of BioShock 2 and a host of new discounts for those of us who are a little strapped for cash at the moment.
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The recently reviewed Journey makes its PSN-wide debut this week. thatgamecompany’s latest has garnered much critical praise including our own. If you enjoyed the development studio’s previous games flOw and Flower you’ll want to pick this one up.
Other highlight include a full game download of BioShock 2, Shoot Many Robots and a pair of Vita titles.
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At long last Trine 2 has made its way to the European PlayStation Stores. Those who have awaited the sequel’s release, patiently or otherwise, are justly rewarded for their endurance with eye-opening discounts on the title from the get go. PlayStation Plus members even get the game for free.
Other Highlights include 4 free PS+ games, Mass Effect 3 and Unit 13 for Vita owners.
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Haven’t you heard? Mass Effect 3 has officially gone live (look for our official review coming soon). If you fancy downloading the fight for Earth to your hard drive make sure you have at least the requisite 14 GB of free space. Remember readers, a watched download never finishes so you may want to start it right before you turn in for the night.
Other highlights this week include early access to Journey for PS+ members and four new Vita games.
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Once every four years we get to see our old friend February 29. To commemorate (or perhaps because scheduling dictates) the occasion the PlayStation Store has given us a brand new batch of games to download and play. Sadly like Leap Day this week’s update is rather forgettable but hey you’ve got a new Vita to play.
Highlights include a few full PS3 games and a few steep discounts.
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It’s a little known fact that the Academy Awards were originally scheduled for this week but then the Hollywood well-to-dos got wind that the PlayStation Store was holding the Gamer’s Choice Awards the very same week and promptly did an about face. No doubt they knew a sub-par year in film was no match for a fantastic year of downloadable games. Sign into the PlayStation Store to vote for your favorites.
Outside of the Gamers’ Choice Awards the update brings us a few pearls including Storm, Killzone 3 multiplayer and Majiesto’s favorite game from 2011: Deus Ex: Human Revolution.
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.Unlike the North American store, Vita games will apparently have to wait until next week’s update to make their grand debut on the European stores. There’s no reason to be sullen though because like the North American store a great amount of content is hitting this week.
Highlights this week include the Mass Effect 3 demo, Grand Theft Auto IV and 27, yes 27, PS2 classics.
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Obviously this week’s update is dominated by the massive collection of launch Vita titles that are arriving on the store. A total of 17 games are now available for download on your new device. We hope your memory card can hold it.
In other news PlayStation Plus members are gifted a full retail game, Grand Theft Auto IV and House Of The Dead III can be purchased and the Mass Effect 3 demo awaits. All-in-all this may be the most content rich PlayStation Store update the States have ever seen.
It is within the realm of possibility that you may not find anything to your liking on the store this week but it isn’t likely. This week European PS3 enthusiasts are granted access to a veritable cornucopia of content. There’s Shank2 and Gotham City Impostors and Catherine and The Simpsons Arcade Game and so on and so forth.
Other highlights include a fist full of minis, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning DLC and a PSP sale to celebrate the system that is soon to be obsolete.
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This is the kind of week that makes you glad to have access to the PlayStation Store. A total of 10 games are making their debut on our beloved store, making up for past weeks which were quite , shall we say light on new games.
The Simpsons Arcade Game, featured in every respectable pizza establishment in the 90’s, as well as Shank 2 share the spotlight this week. Also there’s good news for gamers who would like to spend more money on Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning as a host of DLC is now available.
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Yet again the PlayStation Store brings us another beta to behold. This week PlayStation gamers in the PAL territories get a crack at Sweet Tooth in Twisted Metal.
Other highlights include the Gotham City Impostors beta, a banner week for PlayStation Plus and a demo for Syndicate. There’s plenty to find, you just got to find it.
Have a look, won’t you?