NA Playstation Store Update: April 14th, 2015

By Rebecca Smith,
This week we're trying something new. You'll probably agree that lists are a bit boring, so we've given the store updates a facelift to include more information on each game, alongside new trailers and screenshots if we can find them. Take a look and tell us what you think.

Playstation 4 Pre-Orders

Call of Duty Advanced Warfare "Ascendance" DLC
Price: US$14.99
Release date: April 30th
Pre-order and receive a bonus after checking out: - Call of Duty®: Advanced Warfare - Ascendance Theme

Prepare for Ascendance, the second downloadable content pack for Call of Duty®: Advanced Warfare. Part Two of the Exo Zombies co-op experience: Infection introduces an expanded map with terrifying new enemies plus four new Multiplayer Maps enhancing exo-driven verticality. Devastate the competition with the bonus OHM Directed Energy two-in-one LMG/Shotgun and its OHM Werewolf Custom Variant and take on the new Exo Grapple Playlist for even more dynamic MP gameplay.

Play on 04-30-2015, Midnight Eastern Time. CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS ARE NOT AVAILABLE EXCEPT WHERE REQUIRED BY LAW.
Playstation 4 Games

DC Universe Online Free-to-Play
Size: 21.1 GB
Price: FREE
Release date: April 16th
DC Universe™ Online is Free-to-Play! Join thousands of other players in a massive online action game set in the popular DC Comics universe. Create and customize your own powerful Hero or Villain and experience true action combat as you fight alongside and against legendary characters such as Batman, Superman, The Joker and Lex Luthor. Become a part of our thriving community at DCUniverseOnline.com! Please note the download could take several hours, but it's worth the wait!
Mortal Kombat X
Size: 31.2 GB
Price: US$59.99
'Who’s Next? Experience the Next Generation of the 1 Fighting Franchise.

Mortal Kombat X combines unparalleled, cinematic presentation with all new gameplay. For the first time, players can choose from multiple variations of each character impacting both strategy and fighting style.


Mortal Kombat X Premium Edition
Size: 31.2 GB
Price: US$89.99
Who’s Next? Experience the Next Generation of the 1 Fighting Franchise.

Mortal Kombat X combines unparalleled, cinematic presentation with all new gameplay. For the first time, players can choose from multiple variations of each character impacting both strategy and fighting style.

The Premium Edition includes the game and Kombat Pack, featuring Klassic Kombatants and Iconic Guest Characters.
Teslagrad
Size: 805 MB
Price: US$14.99 Cross-Buy PS4/PS3
Teslagrad is a 2D puzzle platformer with action elements, where magnetism and other electromagnetic powers are the key to discovering the secrets kept in the long abandoned Tesla Tower. Gain new abilities to explore a non-linear world with more than 100 beautiful hand-drawn environments, in a steampunk-inspired vision of old Europe. You play as a young boy who suddenly finds himself embroiled in a long-forgotten conspiracy, involving the despotic king who has ruled the nation with an iron fist for several years. Jump into an outstanding adventure told through voiceless storytelling. Armed with ancient Teslamancer technology and your own ingenuity and creativity, your path lies through the decrepit Tesla Tower and beyond.
Titan Souls
Size: 323 MB
Price: US$14.99 Cross-Buy PS4/Vita
Between our world and the world beyond lie the Titan Souls, the spiritual source and sum of all living things. Now scattered amongst the ruins and guarded by the idle titans charged with their care, a solitary hero armed with but a single arrow is once again assembling shards of the Titan Soul in a quest for truth and power.


WE ARE DOOMED
Size: 32.8 MB
Price: US$9.99
WE ARE DOOMED is a twin-stick shooter where you zap polygon baddies with an absurdly overpowered laserbeam. Dive head-first into the action with reckless ambition, charge the SUPERBEAM, and zap everything out of existence in an instant. Chase high scores or just enjoy the beautiful explosion of geometry, color and light.

Pure arcade action. No cutscenes, storylines, or lengthy tutorials.

An overpowered laserbeam weapon, and the more ridiculous SUPERBEAM.

Waves mode: 30 waves that range from chill to hyper-intense.

Endless mode: An endless barrage of baddies. How many zones can you survive?

Quick to start, and quick to restart for 'just one more' game.

A vibrant world of neon colors, bold shapes, and glitching geometry.

A beautiful, chill, and occasionally glitchy soundscape.
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Playstation 3 Games

DC Universe Online PS3 Free-to-Play
Size: 122 MB
Price: FREE
Release date: April 16th
DC Universe™ Online is Free-to-Play! Join thousands of other players in a massive online action game set in the popular DC Comics universe. Create and customize your own powerful Hero or Villain and experience true action combat as you fight alongside and against legendary characters such as Batman, Superman, The Joker and Lex Luthor. Become a part of our thriving community at DCUniverseOnline.com! Please note the download could take several hours, but it's worth the wait!
Teslagrad
Size: 1.6 GB
Price: US$14.99 Cross-Buy PS4/PS3
Teslagrad is a 2D puzzle platformer with action elements, where magnetism and other electromagnetic powers are the key to discovering the secrets kept in the long abandoned Tesla Tower. Gain new abilities to explore a non-linear world with more than 100 beautifully hand-drawn environments, in a steampunk-inspired vision of old Europe. You play as a young boy who suddenly finds himself embroiled in a long-forgotten conspiracy, involving the despotic king who has ruled the nation with an iron fist for several years. Jump into an outstanding adventure told through voiceless storytelling. Armed with ancient Teslamancer technology and your own ingenuity and creativity, your path lies through the decrepit Tesla Tower and beyond.
Playstation Vita Games

Best of Arcade Games FULL Deluxe Edition
Size: 120 MB
Price: US$19.99
Brick Breaker, Tetraminos, Bubble Buster and Air Hockey: rediscover 4 timeless classics with this Best of Arcade Games compilation.
Try out these updated classics, for both beginners and experts!
Take direct control of the ball in Brick Breaker, carefully place your pieces in Tetraminos, solve lots of puzzles in Bubble Buster and test your reflexes in Air Hockey!
Check the tutorials at any time to familiarize yourself with the games, test your abilities and progress through Adventure mode.
Bonuses, tips, original game modes and brand new challenges will make playing Best of Arcade Games an unforgettable experience!
Bloxiq
Size: 346 MB
Price: US$9.99
Bloxiq takes the classic concept of color matching and turns it on its head. Manipulate blocks to connect four or more of the same color above, beside or even through. Conquer obstacles such as bombs, locks and hidden blocks in devilishly clever and addicting challenges.

You’ll need all of your wits as you try to solve 100 levels that will completely change your perspective on puzzle games. Easy to learn, fun to play and sometimes mind-bendingly difficult, Bloxiq’s innovative mechanics make it the perfect game for people who love puzzle games that challenge your brain rather than your luck.
Medieval Defenders
Size: 79.5 MB
Price: US$5.99
Defend your ancestral castle – show the invader who the master is! Build towers, save money, train your spells, and your enemy will be vanquished.

The middle ages was a dark time. Every neighbor wants to encroach on the lands you rightfully own. Don't give your enemies reason to think that you're weaker than them!

Defend your castle against the incursions of your warlike neighbors! You have cannon towers, money, effective spells and your own strategic reasoning at your disposal! 40 levels of varying difficulty, unique units, and 12 types of towers and buildings. The course of the battle depends only on you!
Titan Souls
Size: 594 MB
Price: US$14.99 Cross-Buy PS4/Vita
Between our world and the world beyond lie the Titan Souls, the spiritual source and sum of all living things. Now scattered amongst the ruins and guarded by the idle titans charged with their care, a solitary hero armed with but a single arrow is once again assembling shards of the Titan Soul in a quest for truth and power.
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PS2 Classics

Gradius V
Size: 466 MB
Price: US$19.99
Release date: April 17th
An admiration for frenzied space fighting is a prerequisite for this classic side-scrolling shooter!
Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy
Size: 12.2 GB
Price: US$29.99
Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy. All three games in the epic saga are here together: GTA III, GTA: Vice City and GTA: San Andreas.
Playstation 4 DLC without Trophies

The Crew
• "The Crew – Extreme Car Pack" - $6.99
• "The Crew – Raid Car Pack" - Season Pass holders only

Dragon Ball XenoVerse
• "GT Pack 2" - $9.99

Dynasty Warriors 8 Empires Free Alliances (Cross-Buy PS4/PS3)
• "Edit Parts – Female Equipment 4" - $4.99
• "Edit Parts – Male Equipment 4" - $4.99
• "Edit Voice 4" - $1.99
• "Weapon & Character 10" - $4.99
• "Weapon & Character 11" - $3.99

Evolve
• "Wraith Clownfish Skin" - $2.99

Mortal Kombat X
• "5 Easy Fatalities" - $0.99
• "30 Easy Fatalities" - $4.99
• "Blue Steel Sub-Zero" - $1.99
• "Goro" - $4.99
• "Kombat Pack" - $29.99
• "Samurai Pack" - Season Pass holders only
• "Unlock All Crypt Items" - $19.99

Rocksmith 2014 Edition
• "Thin Lizzy Song Pack" - $7.99
• "Thin Lizzy – Dancing in the Moonlight" - $2.99
• "Thin Lizzy – Jailbreak" - $2.99
• "Thin Lizzy – The Boys are Back in Town" - $2.99


Toukiden Kiwami
• "Mission Collection 1" - FREE
• "Mission Collection 2" - FREE

Playstation 3 DLC without Trophies

Ace Combat Infinity
• "Extra Contract & Special Supply Ticket Set D" - $8.99
• "Stocked Fuel & Special Supply Ticket Set J" - $8.99
• "Stocked Fuel & Special Supply Ticket Set K" - $26.99
• "Stocked Fuel & Special Supply Ticket Set L" - $44.99

Destiny
• "Compatibility Pack 3" - FREE

Dragon Ball XenoVerse PS3
• "GT Pack 2" - $9.99

Dynasty Warriors 8 Empires Free Alliances (Cross-Buy PS4/PS3)
• "Edit Parts – Female Equipment 4" - $4.99
• "Edit Parts – Male Equipment 4" - $4.99
• "Edit Voice 4" - $1.99
• "Weapon & Character 10" - $4.99
• "Weapon & Character 11" - $3.99

Hatsune Miku Project DIVA F 2nd (Cross-Buy PS3/Vita)
• "Ha2une Miku Module" - $1.99
Ha2une Miku Module

• "Marginal" - $2.99
Marginal

• "Powder Module" - $1.99
Powder Module

• "When First Love Ends" - $2.99
When First Love Ends


Rocksmith 2014 Edition PS3
• "Thin Lizzy Song Pack" - $7.99
• "Thin Lizzy – Dancing in the Moonlight" - $2.99
• "Thin Lizzy – Jailbreak" - $2.99
• "Thin Lizzy – The Boys are Back in Town" - $2.99

Playstation Vita DLC without Trophies

Hatsune Miku Project DIVA F 2nd (Cross-Buy PS3/Vita)
• "Ha2une Miku Module" - $1.99
• "Marginal" - $2.99
• "Powder Module" - $1.99
• "When First Love Ends" - $2.99

Medieval Defenders
• "100 Flasks" - $0.99
• "335 Flasks" - $2.99
• "575 Flasks" - $4.99
• "1200 Flasks" - $9.99
• "3125 Flasks" - $19.99
• "Episode 1 Content" - $0.99
• "Episode 2 Unlock" - $0.99
• "Outpost HP Restore" - $0.99

Toukiden Kiwami
• "Mission Collection 1" - FREE
• "Mission Collection 2" - FREE

Playstation Now Rentals

CRASH COMMANDO
Enemy Front
Fatal Fury
Magrunner Dark Pulse
On the Rain-slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode 1

Demos

Shiftlings - download here
The galaxy's biggest no-brainer!

Download the Shiftlings Demo now to control two adorably dim-witted space janitors on their quirky quest to repair the galaxy!

- Enjoy outrageous 2-player co-op locally or across the galaxy online!
- Over 50 interplanetary (and quite deadly) puzzles on 5 unique worlds!
- Find tasty hidden collectibles to unlock perilous bonus levels!
Trine Enchanted Edition - download here
Trine Enchanted Edition is the origin story for the three unlikely heroes of Trine - Amadeus the Wizard, Pontius the Knight, and Zoya the Thief. Spellbound by the magical object Trine, the heroes must join forces to overcome obstacles and puzzles in a fully interactive physics-based world, battle the undead and their minions, and restore balance to the kingdom!
To find out more about the new Music Unlimited, Video Unlimited, App Updates, Avatars and Themes, check out Sony's Playstation Store Update.

Discounts

The following discounts are available for all PSN members.

Weekly Deals - PS4 Games

Shiftlings - Was $14.99 - Now $9.99
Yorbie Episode One - Was $14.99 - Now $9.99

Weekly Deals - PS3 DLC

Ace Combat Infinity
• "Ace Combat Infinity Stocked Fuel (10 Units + 1 Free Unit)" - Was $8.99 - Now $7.49
• "Ace Combat Infinity Stocked Fuel (50 Units + 10 Free Units)" - Was $44.99 - Now $35.99

Weekly Deals - PS3 Games

El Chavo Kart - Was $39.99 - Now $29.99
Forest Legends the Call of Love - Was $9.99 - Now $4.99
Game of Thrones - Was $19.99 - Now $1.99
Mountain Crime Requital - Was $14.99 - Now $7.99
Sacra Terra Kiss of Death - Was $11.99 - Now $5.99
Snark Busters High Society - Was $11.99 - Now $5.99
Twisted Lands ShadowTown - Was $11.99 - Now $5.99
The UnderGarden - Was $4.99 - Now $2.99

Weekly Deals - PS Vita Games

https://www.truetrophies.com/Aeterno-Blade/trophies.htm - Was $14.99 - Now $9.99

Weekly Deals - PSP Games

Chameleon - Was $3.99 - Now $2.99
Elminage Original - Was $14.99 - Now $7.99
Warriors of the Lost Empire - Was $3.99 - Now $2.99

Permanent Discounts - PS4 Games

Assassins Creed 4 Black Flag - Was $39.99 - Now $29.99
Assassins Creed 4 Black Flag Gold Edition - Was $59.99 - Now $49.99
Assassins Creed Unity - Was $59.99 - Now $39.99
LEGO Batman 3 Beyond Gotham Deluxe Edition - Was $74.99 - Now $54.99
Middle earth Shadow of Mordor Legion Edition - Was $49.99 - Now $39.99
Middle earth Shadow of Mordor Premium Edition - Was $84.99 - Now $64.99

Permanent Discounts - PS3 Games

Assassins Creed Rogue - Was $59.99 - Now $39.99

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You can find more information about April's PS+ titles in our post here. Meanwhile, here are the Plus discounts that are not part of Spring Fever 2015.

Playstation 4 Content

WE ARE DOOMED - Was $9.99 - Plus Price $8.99
• Powers – Dynamic Theme - Was $1.99 - Plus Price FREE

Playstation Vita Games

Draw Slasher Bundle - Was $5.99 - Plus Price $1.50

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These discounts will end on April 21st.

Oddworld: New’n’ Tasty "Alf’s Mission" DLC
Titan Souls (Cross Buy PS4/Vita)
We Are Doomed
Yorbie: Episode One
Rebecca Smith
Written by Rebecca Smith
Rebecca is the Newshound Manager at TrueGaming Network. She has been contributing articles since 2010, especially those that involve intimidatingly long lists. When not writing news, she works in an independent game shop so that she can spend all day talking about games too. She'll occasionally go outside.