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Posts From November, 2012

New PS Vita + PS Plus Bundle Available Next Week

Patrick Chen's Avatar + Posted by Patrick Chen on Nov 29, 2012

PS Vita Plus Bundle

To celebrate the release of PlayStation Plus on PS Vita, we are bringing you an all new PS Vita bundle just in time for the holidays. The PS Plus Instant Game Collection PS Vita Bundle is a terrific value for those of you who want to take full advantage of all the benefits and features you get with a PS Plus membership. This bundle contains everything you need to get started, including a PS Vita 3G Wi-Fi system, 1-year membership to PS Plus, a Unit 13 game voucher and a 4 GB Memory Card for only $299.99 (MSRP), a combined savings of over $99.

PlayStation Plus is the ultimate service for any PlayStation fan! Your active membership in PS Plus gives you unlimited access to the PS Plus Instant Game Collection, a regularly refreshed selection of hit games to play on your PS Vita and PS3.

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Gran Turismo 5 Exclusive: Drive the Corvette C7 Test Prototype

Ken Chan's Avatar + Posted by Ken Chan on Nov 28, 2012

For weeks now, members of GTplanet and PlayStation.Blog have been speculating about the mysterious appearance of a camouflaged Corvette C7 appearing in Gran Turismo 5‘s screen saver.

Well, the rumors are true – officially announced today at the LA Auto Show, Chevrolet and Polyphony Digital have been working very closely for months in developing an exclusive first-hand driving experience by offering a camouflaged Corvette C7 Test Prototype in Gran Turismo 5. The DLC is now available for free through PlayStation Store.

With spy photos valued at an estimated $100,000, Chevrolet has gone to extreme measures to disguise the test car.

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PlayStation Store Update

Grace Chen's Avatar + Posted by Grace Chen on Nov 27, 2012

Ratchet & Clank

Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault hits store shelves and the PS Store today, but if you’re looking for PS Vita version of that title, you’ll need to be a little more patient. Other games hitting this week include Ace Combat: Assault Horizon and Men in Black: Alien Crisis along with a few SEGA classics like Sonic The Fighters, Fighting Vipers and Virtua Fighter 2.

The latest add-on for Mass Effect 3 is here – fans can now re-take Omega station with the help of Aria T’Loak. There’s also a turkey-themed costume for LittleBigPlanet to celebrate last week’s holiday.

As always, please leave your thoughts in the comments below. You can also chat about this update in the PlayStation Community Forums.

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Under Defeat HD Launches on PS3 Today, PSN Next Week

Yen Hau's Avatar + Posted by Yen Hau on Nov 27, 2012

Following my last post in October regarding Under Defeat HD: Deluxe Edition’s development, I was excited to see all the community feedback and anticipation towards the title’s launch. Shoot ‘em up games are definitely part of a unique, niche genre and to be able to see such a great demand for Under Defeat HD only makes the development part easier for the team.

With that said, I’m so excited to announce that Under Defeat HD: Deluxe Edition is available today exclusively through Amazon for PlayStation 3! A digital version will also be available December 4th via PlayStation Network.

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Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault Hits PS3 Today

James Stevenson's Avatar + Posted by James Stevenson on Nov 27, 2012

Ratchet & Clank FFA

Fans of Ratchet & Clank, today is the big day! Ratchet, Clank and Captain Qwark embark on their newest adventure, Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault, which is available today for the PS3 system at retail and on PlayStation Store for a MSRP of $19.99!

As a special launch day treat, we’re sharing a few pieces of concept art which inspired the look, characters and environments that you’ll see in the game. We hope you enjoy checking them out!

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Navigate Labyrinth Legends on PSN December 18th

Scott Hyman's Avatar + Posted by Scott Hyman on Nov 27, 2012

Hello again, PlayStation devotees. Scott here from Creat Studios with the next addition to our ever-growing PlayStation Network catalog, coming to PSN on December 18th. If you’re daring enough, we’ll take you deep underground into the mysterious catacombs of Labyrinth Legends!

Quirky and addictive, this arcade action-adventure dungeon crawler rewards those crafty and powerful enough to become a legend. Brave mysterious tunnels and mystical crypts. Explore ancient tombs of lost civilizations. Evade concealed traps. Solve intuitive puzzles. Collect stars and gold, and discover hidden treasure, weapons, artifacts and more. But stay alert to battle foreboding mummies, zombies, ghouls and other monsters hidden in the shadows.

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Puzziball Rolls to PlayStation Mobile

Matt Birch's Avatar + Posted by Matt Birch on Nov 27, 2012

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Hello again, PlayStation Blog readers! Heavy Spectrum here. It’s exciting to be talking to you all again so soon! After Bullion Blitz we’ve been working hard to get the second of our debut titles to the PlayStation Mobile store, and tomorrow you’ll be able to check it out!

The game is Puzziball, and like our previous game Bullion Blitz, it came about from a desire to create something tactile and engaging. This time however, we focused on sliding your fingers and how that could translate into a game which “felt” like a physical object.

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Save PlayStation Home From… Teddy Bears?

Cade Peterson's Avatar + Posted by Cade Peterson on Nov 26, 2012

This Wednesday, November 28th, a new episodic, story-driven game launches, new supermodel animations prep you for the catwalk, the Teahouse personal space arrives, FUEL TV brings UFC sports entertainment to PlayStation Home via LOOT’s EOD TVs, and more!

Emo Ray Vs. The Intergalactic Teddy Bears is the first full-fledged, story driven game to reach PlayStation Home. Take on the role of the unlikely hero, Raymond Radd, and rescue friends while stopping the evil teddy bears from taking over the city. Learn how to handle driving the E-Mobile and using its weaponry against the teddy bear threat through free-to-play tutorials and Action Mode. Purchasing the game will offer you hours of unique gameplay, uniquely themed rewards and Emo’s Garage Loft personal apartment.

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