NA Playstation Store Update: September 22nd, 2015

By Jack Watling,
Playstation 4

New Games

Afro Samurai 2: Revenge of Kuma Episode 1
Price: $14.99
EMBARK ON A JOURNEY OF REDEMPTION, DRIVEN BY BITTER-SWEET REVENGE! The action packed saga of Afro Samurai continues but this time follows the path of Kuma, one of Afro’s closest childhood friends. After witnessing the slaughter of all those he loved and facing near death himself, Kuma has risen from the ashes as a cybernetically enhanced killing machine, with one goal in mind, bloody revenge.

• Interact with memorable characters, both familiar and new, as you relive the past in order to make sense of your future. Seek out those enemies who still hunger for the power of the headbands before they destroy you and all you hold sacred.
• Improved slicing and game mechanics means Afro Samurai remains the undisputed leader in dynamic dismemberment.
• An original story by “American Sniper” writer James Defelice combined with an original soundtrack procured by RZA brings the world of Afro Samurai to life once again.


Afro Samurai 2: Revenge of Kuma Trilogy
Price: $44.99
The Afro Samurai 2: Revenge of Kuma Trilogy includes all 3 volumes of the series. The first game of the series, Volume 1, is currently available for download upon purchase of the bundle. Volumes 2 and 3 will become available at a later date.

EMBARK ON A JOURNEY OF REDEMPTION, DRIVEN BY BITTER-SWEET REVENGE! The action packed saga of Afro Samurai continues but this time follows the path of Kuma, one of Afro’s closest childhood friends. After witnessing the slaughter of all those he loved and facing near death himself, Kuma has risen from the ashes as a cybernetically enhanced killing machine, with one goal in mind, bloody revenge.
Arcade Archives Mr.Goemon
Price: $7.99
'Mr.GOEMON' is an action game that was released in 1986.
As Mr.GOEMON, players attempt to reach the goal at the end of each level while avoiding enemy capture with various items and weapons. This is the seminal work that became the foundation of the 'Ganbare Goemon series' which was said to be the quintessential work of KONAMI.

The 'Arcade Archives' series has faithfully reproduced the masterpieces of classic arcade games on the PS4™ system while taking advantage of the additional features the PS4™ system offers.

Players can share play screens and video with the SHARE feature, and can also compete with other players online to improve your standing on the online score ranking leaderboard.


Battle Trivia Knockout
Price: $6.99
Battle head-to-head in this fast-paced trivia action game and knock out the competition! Over 1,000 new questions are both presented on screen and spoken by the Trivia Sensei.

Correct answers are only half the battle... take out your opponent’s health points and score a decisive Knockout! Advance through the rounds to become the winner and ultimate Trivia Master!

Play a full length game or any single match from 4 exciting game modes.


Blood Bowl 2
Price: $49.99
TOUCHDOWN!

Blood Bowl 2 smashes Warhammer and American football together, in an explosive cocktail of turn-based strategy, humor and brutality, adapted from Games Workshop’s famous boardgame.
Blood Bowl 2’s new graphics engine and high-flying realization faithfully portray the fury and intensity of classic Blood Bowl matches. Lead the famous star team Reikland Reavers back to glory, in a new solo story campaign supported by the hilarious commentators Jim & Bob. Each match is unique, with unexpected events constantly renewing the experience!

The single and multiplayer modes are richer than ever. In the online persistent mode against players (or offline against the AI), create and manage your own teams comprised of eight races from the Warhammer world – Humans, Orcs, Dwarfs, Skaven, High Elves, Dark Elves, Chaos, and the Bretonnian newcomers – gaining XP and unlocking new skills. Online, organize entirely customizable championships and trade your players to build your dream-team!
Blood Bowl 2


Extreme Exorcism
Price: $12.99 (Cross-Buy PS4/PS3)
Take on the role of Mae Barrons an Extreme Exorcist with extreme measures. Her supernatural skills are called upon when everything and everyone else has failed to rid a haunted house of its ghostly presence.

Conventional methods won’t cut it with these ghosts. Instead, Mae comes armed with a deadly arsenal of ghost-busting weapons, from rocket launchers to razor sharp boomerangs.

But these aren’t your average poltergeists. At the end of each round, a ghost appears and mimics your every move from the round before. The longer you survive the more extreme the game becomes.

Engage in non-stop ghost annihilation in 10 eerie areas of the haunted house – each room presenting its own hellish hazard. Brave the winds on the balcony and the fire in the kitchen, surviving for as long as you can.

With a devilish local multiplayer – you can play co-op or deathmatch modes with up to 3 of your friends, and with 50 unique challenges even the most daring Extreme Exorcist will be put to the test.
FIFA 16
Price: $59.99
FIFA 16 innovates across the entire pitch to deliver a balanced, authentic, and exciting football experience that lets you play your way, and compete at a higher level. And with all new ways to play!

With innovative gameplay features, FIFA 16 brings Confidence in Defending, Control in Midfield, and gives you the tools to create more Moments of Magic than ever before. Fans new to the franchise, or skilled players looking to improve their game will have a chance to Compete at a Higher Level using the all new FIFA Trainer. Innovation Across the Entire Pitch. New Ways to Play. Compete at a Higher Level.

Play Beautiful in FIFA 16.

*Users who have enabled Chat or UGM Restriction on their Sony Entertainment Network account will be unable to access the ''Pro Clubs'' game mode.
Instant Indie Collection: Vol. 1
Price: $22.99
Curve Digital are proud to present the Instant Indie Collection Vol. 1 - A Collection of Curve's greatest Indie hits: Stealth Inc 2, The Swapper and Thomas Was Alone.
Sneak through the shadows of the mysterious PTi facility in Stealth Inc 2, explore the depths of abandoned space station in the award winning 'The Swapper' and make new friends in puzzle platformer Thomas Was Alone.

This Instant Indie pack is the perfect starter pack for exploring indie on PlayStation®, representing over 20 hours of some of the most well-known and well loved indie games available on console.

This Pack includes:

Stealth Inc 2 for PS4™, PS3™, and “PS Vita”
Thomas Was Alone for PS4™, PS3™, and “PS Vita”
The Swapper for PS4™, PS3™, and “PS Vita”
Laserlife
Price: $14.99
Do our memories die with us, or do they live on somewhere, waiting to be discovered?

Somewhere in the cosmos, the body of a long dead astronaut floats alone through space. A strange presence with the power to rebuild memories and relive lives attempts to stitch together a human’s past.

Discover the experiences of a human life in this story of first contact. Navigate time and space through collecting memory molecules, merging the molecules to build memories, then energizing the astronaut with the completed memories to rebuild its past.
Penarium
Price: $9.99
Penarium is set in a sinister circus arena, where contestants, much like Gladiators of old, are forced to entertain a sadistic crowd. In this frantic 2D arena arcade game, you take on the role of our quirky antihero Willy who, to survive, is forced to run, jump and avoid an array of killer death-traps. Succeed and Willy will become the Champion of Penarium. Fail and he will die in a most horrendous way, much to the delight of the baying crowd.

Guide poor Willy through this evil madness in single player and 2 player local COOP and Competitive modes.
Pumped BMX +
Price: $9.99
Pumped BMX + uses the hit game 'Pumped BMX 2' as inspiration - taking everything which made the mobile version so successful and enhancing every aspect of it for console.

Originally developed by one man studio Yeah Us!, Pumped BMX + sees players ride their way through increasingly challenging levels while pulling off crazy and impressive trick combinations. The game lets players choose their rider style and throw down their best stunts whilst racing through more than 500 challenges to reach the top of the leader boards.

- Beautifully rendered 3D high definition graphics and animation
- A new enhanced and intelligent control system
- A brand new fully licensed soundtrack
- Loads of authentic BMX tricks which can be combined for almost unlimited creativity.


Rally Copters
Price: $12.99 (Cross-Buy PS4/Vita)
Triumph against gravity and time in a test of determination by maneuvering through 27 perilous courses. Track your progress, discover tricks, and find shortcuts to help you glide through levels and unlock faster and more agile helicopters. Rally Copters is a fast paced time-trial experience packed with obstacles and challenges designed to test your skills as you compete to achieve the best times in the world!

Test your skills piloting 4 different helicopters

Test your mettle against the community: Rally Copter’s target times are based on the runs performed by other players. If you earn the toughest medals, you know you are one of the best in the world!

Featuring a vibrant world to navigate.

Simple but challenging 2D gameplay

Master advanced techniques to shave precious seconds from your track-time in order to earn all medals and rewards.


Skylanders SuperChargers
Price: $49.99
PlayStation® PORTAL OF POWER™ REQUIRED TO PLAY*

Kick your adventure into overdrive! The Skylanders® SuperChargers Portal Owner’s Pack includes the full video game, works with any Portal of Power from the Skylanders® series and includes Instant Spitfire and Instant Hot Streak. Expand your gameplay experience with over 40 Skylanders and vehicles to collect.

Skylands is in peril! Kaos has unleashed his most evil weapon yet - the Doomstation of Ultimate Doomstruction. With all of Skylands on the verge of collapse, a special team called the SuperChargers has been assembled to pilot an unstoppable fleet of incredible vehicles. Now you and the SuperChargers must embark on epic adventures over land, under sea, and through the sky to stop Kaos and save Skylands!
SOMA
Price: $29.99
The radio is dead, food is running out, and the machines have started to think they are people. Underwater facility PATHOS-II has suffered an intolerable isolation and we’re going to have to make some tough decisions. What can be done? What makes sense? What is left to fight for?

Enter the world of SOMA and face horrors buried deep beneath the ocean waves. Delve through locked terminals and secret documents to uncover the truth behind the chaos.

Seek out the last remaining inhabitants and take part in the events that will ultimately shape the fate of the station. But be careful, danger lurks in every corner: corrupted humans, twisted creatures, insane robots, and even an inscrutable omnipresent A.I.

You will need to figure out how to deal with each one of them. Just remember there’s no fighting back, either you outsmart your enemies or you get ready to run.


Playstation 3

New Games

Extreme Exorcism
Price: $12.99 (Cross-Buy PS4/PS3)
Take on the role of Mae Barrons an Extreme Exorcist with extreme measures. Her supernatural skills are called upon when everything and everyone else has failed to rid a haunted house of its ghostly presence.

Conventional methods won’t cut it with these ghosts. Instead, Mae comes armed with a deadly arsenal of ghost-busting weapons, from rocket launchers to razor sharp boomerangs.

But these aren’t your average poltergeists. At the end of each round, a ghost appears and mimics your every move from the round before. The longer you survive the more extreme the game becomes.

Engage in non-stop ghost annihilation in 10 eerie areas of the haunted house – each room presenting its own hellish hazard. Brave the winds on the balcony and the fire in the kitchen, surviving for as long as you can.

With a devilish local multiplayer – you can play co-op or deathmatch modes with up to 3 of your friends, and with 50 unique challenges even the most daring Extreme Exorcist will be put to the test.
FIFA 16 (PS3)
Price: $59.99
Football presents the moment...FIFA 16 lets you make it beautiful. FIFA 16 innovates across the entire pitch to deliver a balanced, authentic, and exciting football experience that lets you play your way, in your favorite modes. With innovative gameplay features, FIFA 16 brings Confidence in Defending, Control in Midfield, and gives you the tools to create more Moments of Magic than ever before.Pumped BMX +
Price: $9.99
Pumped BMX + uses the hit game 'Pumped BMX 2' as inspiration - taking everything which made the mobile version so successful and enhancing every aspect of it for console.

Originally developed by one man studio Yeah Us!, Pumped BMX + sees players ride their way through increasingly challenging levels while pulling off crazy and impressive trick combinations. The game lets players choose their rider style and throw down their best stunts whilst racing through more than 500 challenges to reach the top of the leader boards.

- Beautifully rendered 3D high definition graphics and animation
- A new enhanced and intelligent control system
- A brand new fully licensed soundtrack
- Loads of authentic BMX tricks which can be combined for almost unlimited creativity.
Skylanders SuperChargers (PS3)
Price: $49.99
PlayStation® PORTAL OF POWER™ REQUIRED TO PLAY*

Kick your adventure into overdrive! The Skylanders® SuperChargers Portal Owner’s Pack includes the full video game, works with any Portal of Power from the Skylanders® series and includes Instant Spitfire and Instant Hot Streak. Expand your gameplay experience with over 40 Skylanders and vehicles to collect.

Skylands is in peril! Kaos has unleashed his most evil weapon yet - the Doomstation of Ultimate Doomstruction. With all of Skylands on the verge of collapse, a special team called the SuperChargers has been assembled to pilot an unstoppable fleet of incredible vehicles. Now you and the SuperChargers must embark on epic adventures over land, under sea, and through the sky to stop Kaos and save Skylands!
Playstation Vita

New Games
Heroes of Loot (Vita)
Price: $2.99
Heroes of Loot combines the action of twin-stick shooters with the dungeon crawling of rogue-likes. You’ll find yourself in the middle of hordes of ghosts, skulls, cyclops, critters and much more.. survive using quick reflexes, level up to improve your weapon, and if you have time complete some quests for extra loot and upgrades.

There are various secrets to uncover, hidden rooms full of special items to find, and perma-items to find and collect for extra power.
So, how deep into the dungeon can you go?
Mahjong Carnival
Price: $5.99
The Countess likes to travel the world in search of remarkable and collectible masks. You are her esteemed guest of honor. Join her on a lively quest to clear the tiles and reveal exquisite finds. Brazil, Asia, and Africa are just a few of the romantic destinations in store for you.

The most beautiful places of the world will spin you around in the melodies of carnivals and leave you with indelible impressions of visiting these famous festivals!

Complete 120 unbelievably entertaining levels and spend more than 8 hours traveling around the most amazing places of our world.

Original puzzles and a unique 18th century atmosphere will be sure to touch your heart!
Pumped BMX +
Price: $9.99
Pumped BMX + uses the hit game 'Pumped BMX 2' as inspiration - taking everything which made the mobile version so successful and enhancing every aspect of it for console.

Originally developed by one man studio Yeah Us!, Pumped BMX + sees players ride their way through increasingly challenging levels while pulling off crazy and impressive trick combinations. The game lets players choose their rider style and throw down their best stunts whilst racing through more than 500 challenges to reach the top of the leader boards.

- Beautifully rendered 3D high definition graphics and animation
- A new enhanced and intelligent control system
- A brand new fully licensed soundtrack
- Loads of authentic BMX tricks which can be combined for almost unlimited creativity.
Rally Copters
Price: $12.99 (Cross-Buy PS4/Vita)
Triumph against gravity and time in a test of determination by maneuvering through 27 perilous courses. Track your progress, discover tricks, and find shortcuts to help you glide through levels and unlock faster and more agile helicopters. Rally Copters is a fast paced time-trial experience packed with obstacles and challenges designed to test your skills as you compete to achieve the best times in the world!

Test your skills piloting 4 different helicopters

Test your mettle against the community: Rally Copter’s target times are based on the runs performed by other players. If you earn the toughest medals, you know you are one of the best in the world!

Featuring a vibrant world to navigate.

Simple but challenging 2D gameplay

Master advanced techniques to shave precious seconds from your track-time in order to earn all medals and rewards.
Jack Watling
Written by Jack Watling
Hey, I'm Jack. I'm a long time member of the site and joined the development team back in 2015. When I'm not designing, adding, or leading the development of new site features you can find me running or gaming.