Playstation Store Update: August 19th, 2016

By Rebecca Smith,
Playstation 4

New Games

Absolute Drift: Zen Edition US$N/A£9.49€11.99AU$17.95
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This is a driving experience like no other. Journey from apprentice to master drifter as you hone your skill in a gorgeous minimalist world. Travel from airports and docks to a floating metropolis in search of new cars and ever greater challenges. Chill out to over 3 hours of electronic music by C41 and NYTE. Push yourself to the limit on drifting tracks and wild mountain roads while you work to unlock trophies and elite Midnight events. Drift alongside ghosts of the top players in the world, or refine your skill by out-scoring your own ghost. Your driving skills will be challenged at every turn until you finally become a master drifter.
AdVenture Capitalist US$FREE£N/A€N/AAU$N/A
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Start with a humble lemonade stand, and squeeze your way to total fiscal domination! Earn ridiculous sums of cash, diversify your investments, and attract smarmy Angel Investors to give your businesses a boost!

And the best part is, AdVenture Capitalist can even play itself! Get your businesses booming, then hire a manager to keep making the dough while you’re gone. Money keeps accumulating while you’re offline, just waiting for you to come back and spend spend spend! It’s so easy, even a socialist could do it!

The Job Creator was within you all along... now show the rest of the world what you're made of! (Hint: it's money!)

Start your rags to riches adventure today - Only in AdVenture Capitalist!
Battleship US$14.99PAL regions see August 12th
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With a modern, dynamic and interactive 3D board, BATTLESHIP brings the classic franchise to a new level for a memorable experience.

Deploy your fleet and shoot at your opponent’s grid to find and destroy enemy ships before yours are sunk. Enjoy the game you know and love with the Classic mode or get more tactical in a brand new way to play with the 'Clash at Sea!' mode.

Play with your friend locally or online, or stand against the Artificial Intelligence of the game.
Bound US$19.99£15.99€19.99AU$29.95
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Repair a broken world through the beauty of dance

Developed exclusively for PlayStation®4 by Plastic, the team behind innovative titles like Linger In Shadows and Datura, Bound combines a unique visual style with a powerful story and gameplay mechanics infused with modern dance.

Bound transports you into a beautiful, fantastical world that exists in the mind of a woman revisiting the memories of her childhood. Use dance moves to traverse vast environments filled with platforming challenges. As the game progresses, the introspective story unfolds through powerful metaphor and imagery, adding emotional depth to the protagonist’s journey.
Doodle Devil US$5.99PAL regions see March 25th
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Embrace your dark side! While Doodle God was creating the universe, Doodle Devil was also having some fun. The same addictive, puzzle game play that made Doodle God a hit is back but with an evil twist.
F1 2016 US$59.99£54.99€69.99AU$99.95
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Create your own legend in F1™ 2016. Get ready to go deeper into the world of the most prestigious motorsport than ever before. F1 2016 is the official videogame of the 2016 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP™ and features the full 2016 season calendar of 21 tracks, including the brand new Baku circuit in Azerbaijan, and the full roster of 22 drivers and 11 teams, including the new Haas F1 Team. F1 2016 immerses you in not only the on-track excitement of a FORMULA ONE™ career, including the addition of the iconic Safety Car and also the Virtual Safety Car for the first time, but also uniquely offers the drama and vehicle development that goes on behind the scenes. Work with your agent, engineer and team to develop your car in the deepest ever career experience, spanning up to ten seasons. Forge your own path to glory, and rise to be the champion.
Grow Up US$9.99£7.99€9.99AU$14.95
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Grow Up is a joyful and ageless fantasy for children and adults. BUD, a clumsy and charming robot, is on a mission to find MOM. Leap, bounce, and float in a vast open world as BUD explores the new planet in this beautiful acrobatic adventure.

AERIAL ACROBATICS
Why walk when you can jump, roll, bounce, or fly? You'll find yourself leaping from mind-boggling heights, soaring between floating islands, bouncing off a champoline, and even flinging yourself from a flungus.

FLOATING ON A NEW PLANET
Grow Up throws you into the terrain of an entire alien planet. Get lost in the lush landscapes and craft your own adventures above the roaming lands. BUD's shiny new Floradex lets you put your stamp on the world by cloning any of the weird and wonderful plant types to catapult, shoot, or float you on your way.

TO THE MOON!
The mission starts with one small step. From seashore to lunar crater, pick your way through the alien landscape and ride the giant star plants as you strive to Grow Up.
Inversus US$14.99£11.59€14.49AU$21.95
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INVERSUS is a minimalist action-strategy shooter for one to four friends. Player movement is constrained to opposite colors of a black and white grid. My walls are your paths and your walls are my paths. Each shot flips tile colors in an attempt to block, trap and close in on the enemy. Firing a bullet opens up a path for you while also closing off a path for me. Both online and local couch play are supported. The competitive versus mode pits players against each other in 1v1 or 2v2 battles. The single-player and cooperative two-player modes pit players against endless waves of enemies as they fight for high scores on an ever-changing board.
Lifeless Planet NA see July 22nd£15.99€19.99AU$29.95
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While seeking life on a distant planet, an astronaut discovers an abandoned Russian town. He suspects his mission is a hoax until a mysterious young woman saves him from a strange and deadly phenomenon.

After a hard landing on the planet, the astronaut discovers the planet that was reported to be rich with life is instead a barren wasteland. When he goes searching for his crew, he makes a more startling discovery: evidence that humans have already been to this planet years ago! When he comes upon a deserted Soviet-era Russian town, he struggles to make sense of his mission. Did his light-speed travel to the planet send him back in time? Or is this all some strange Cold War hoax?

Equipped with a limited-use jet-pack and a mobile robotic arm, the player must use wits and skill to solve puzzles, unravel the mystery, and survive the Lifeless Planet!
Solbrain Knight of Darkness US$13.99£N/A€N/AAU$N/A
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The old gods have forgotten this land (Cannae). No one could save our people when darkness began to spread and collect the souls of men for his army. Solbrain - Knight of Darkness is a 3D exploration game.

Player takes place (Gaia), a young warrior tired of struggle that must wield his sword to rescue his people from the darkness, and avenge the death of his parents against the powerful (Anibal) and his army of monsters and warriors.
The Huntsman: Winter's Curse US$14.99£N/A€N/AAU$N/A
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Winter is fast approaching as Queen Freya’s army marches relentlessly. Beneath the shadow of that deadly war, Elisabeth’s life on her family’s farm in Vardhelm comes to an abrupt end. Join her to find her missing brothers as you explore the Huntsman universe and encounter both familiar faces and new dangers, all while discovering the secret Elisabeth herself carries in this Adventure RPG.

Meet Elisabeth: Determined and optimistic, Elisabeth believes in fairy tales and happy endings--and a will to make them come true.

Meet Marcus: A staunch ally with unusual magic, Marcus’ path seems entwined with Elisabeth’s--yet he hides secrets that might endanger them both.

Participate in an immersive interactive fantasy story.

A Distinct Visual Style: Explore the world of Snow White and the Huntsman brought to life with character designs by Abigail Larson.

Engage in Strategic Combat: Engage with wisps, goblins, trolls and more via a strategic and visually appealing system.
Uno US$9.99£7.99€9.99AU$14.95
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One of the most iconic classic games which we all grew to know and love! UNO makes its return with an assortment of exciting new features such as added video chat support and an all new theme system which adds more fun!

Match cards either by matching color or value and play action cards to change things up. Race against others to empty your hand before everyone else in either Classic play or customize your experience with a variety of House Rules and match settings to ensure you and your friends never play the same game twice!

Also, get ready to shake things up with new branded themes introducing never-before-seen Theme Cards that really change the way you play the game!
Valentino Rossi: The Game US$49.99PAL regions see June 17th
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The Day 1 Edition of Valentino Rossi The Game includes the full game along with Real Events: 2015 MotoGP™ Season DLC pack.

New Bundles

BundlePrice US$Price £Price €Price AU$
OlliOlli: Epic Combo Edition$29.99N/AN/AN/A

DLC with Trophies

HITMAN Episode 4: BangkokUS$9.99£7.99€9.99AU$14.95
7 Trophies (5 Bronze, 1 Silver, 1 Gold)
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Welcome to Thailand. The 'Club 27' mission transports you to the opulence and splendour of the Himmapan luxury hotel and resort, situated on the Chao Phraya River outside Bangkok. Your targets are rising rock star Jordan Cross, front man of trending indie band The Class, and Cross’ family lawyer, Ken Morgan. Both are currently residing at the luxury hotel as the band finishes its highly-anticipated sophomore album.

Explore the grand hotel's exquisite interiors and bask in the natural beauty of the exotic gardens adorning the hotel's exterior pavilions. Or just enjoy the vista of the Chao Phraya River as you plan how best to carry out your mission. Combining premium quality and modern charisma, Bangkok delivers to HITMAN players a richly detailed location to play in.

With all-new opportunities and disguises, plus over 75 different challenges unlocking new gear, weapons, and items, Episode 4: Bangkok is not to be missed.
Just Cause 3 Bavarium Sea HeistUS$5.99£4.99€5.99AU$8.95
6 Trophies (3 Bronze, 2 Silver, 1 Gold)
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Just Cause 3: Bavarium Sea Heist is the third PDLC pack from the Air, Land & Sea Expansion pass. With your devastating new rocket boat, sail the dangerous waters of West Medici and infiltrate the Stingray, a mysterious research facility, home of the rarest and strongest weapon ever created by the Eden Corporation.

This content pack includes a brand new location to explore, missions, challenge type, the heavily armed rocket boat and the devastating “Eden Spark” lighting gun.

Features
- Liberate the Medici coastal waters of Scolio, home to Eden Research stations and the mysterious “Stingray” base.
- Drive the deadly rocket boat “Loochador”, using its multi-lock missile launchers and miniguns to defeat the formidable Black Hand Fleet.
- Infiltrate the Stingray base to steal the devastating “Eden Spark” lightning gun and unleash elemental death on your enemies in all new storyline and missions.
- Power up the Eden Spark further with mods earned in the “Boat Invader” challenge.

DLC without Trophies

GameDLCPrice US$Price £Price €Price AU$
7 Days to Die The Walking Dead Skin Pack Bundle$2.99£2.49€2.99$4.55
The Walking Dead Skin Pack 2US$1.99£1.69€1.99AU$2.95
Gal*Gun Double Peace DLC Set 2$14.99N/AN/AN/A
'Bewitching Sorceress' Costume Set$4.99N/AN/AN/A
'Captivating Dancer' Costume Set$4.99N/AN/AN/A
'Courageous Hero' Costume Set$4.99N/AN/AN/A
'Revitalizing Cleric' Costume Set$4.99N/AN/AN/A
Guitar Hero Live 18000 Hero Cash PackSee Aug. 12th£28.99€34.99$55.95
LittleBigPlanet 3 Media Molecule 10th Birthday Party Costume Pack$2.99£2.49€2.99$4.55
Frances Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Mr Molecule Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Tearaway Unfolded Elk Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Tearaway Unfolded Mummer Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Tearaway Unfolded Oola Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Tearaway Unfolded Pig Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Tearaway Unfolded Squirrel Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
The Imp Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Yellowhead Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Paragon Epic Pack$49.99N/AN/AN/A
Playstation Plus XP BonusFREEFREEFREEFREE
Prime Pack$29.99£15.99€19.99$29.95
The Fey Bundle$9.99£7.99€9.99$14.95
Primal Carnage: Extinction Raptor Pack 03$2.99£2.49€2.99$4.55
Tyrant Pack 03$2.99£2.49€2.99$4.55
Rock Band 4 ‘Everything You Want’ – Vertical HorizonUS$1.99£1.69€1.99AU$2.95
‘If You Could Only See’ – TonicUS$1.99£1.69€1.99AU$2.95
Rocksmith 2014 Edition 2010s Mix Song Pack$7.99£6.49€7.99$11.95
Fall Out Boy – My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark$2.99£2.49€2.99$4.55
Hail The Sun – Burn Nice and Slow (The Formative Years)$2.99£2.49€2.99$4.55
The Neighbourhood – Sweater Weather$2.99£2.49€2.99$4.55
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege Kapkan's Assassin's Creed Set$6.99£5.79€6.99$10.45
Valentino Rossi: The Game Premium Rossi Game Points$3.99SeeJune17th
Real Events: 2015 MotoGP Season$1.99SeeJune17th
Valentino Rossi Historical Event$2.99SeeJune17th
World of Tanks Hammer Ultimate Bundle$62.49£44.99€54.99$82.95
Hammer/Kanonen Mega Bundle$86.99£61.99€74.99$112.95

Demos

Game
Titanfall 2 Download for NADownload for PAL regions

DLC without Trophies

GameDLCPrice US$Price £Price €Price AU$
Guitar Hero Live 18000 Hero Cash PackN/A£39.99€49.99$75.95
LittleBigPlanet 3 (PS3) Media Molecule 10th Birthday Party Costume Pack$2.99£2.49€2.99$4.55
Frances Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Mr Molecule Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Tearaway Unfolded Elk Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Tearaway Unfolded Mummer Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Tearaway Unfolded Oola Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Tearaway Unfolded Pig Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Tearaway Unfolded Squirrel Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
The Imp Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Yellowhead Costume$0.99£0.79€0.99$1.45
Rocksmith 2014 Edition (PS3) 2010s Mix Song Pack$7.99£6.49€7.99$11.95
Fall Out Boy – My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark$2.99£2.49€2.99$4.55
Hail The Sun – Burn Nice and Slow (The Formative Years)$2.99£2.49€2.99$4.55
The Neighbourhood – Sweater Weather$2.99£2.49€2.99$4.55

New Games

Dungeon Punks US$14.99£11.99€14.99AU$22.95Cross-Buy PS4/Vita
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Dungeon Punks is a fast paced Action RPG with a unique Tag-Team fighting system. Adventure awaits whether you’re going solo, playing with friends, or beating each other to a pulp in one of the many battle arenas! Total mayhem is bound to break loose as you blast your enemies senseless with crazy magical spells and custom combo attacks.

Adventure solo, or with up to 3 players on 'PS TV'
Recruit 6 mutant heroes, from Werewolf spellcaster to Lizardman warrior
Explore 12 stunning areas with epic boss battles
Tame and ride giant monsters
Discover an unusual fantasy world of magic, mystery, and corporate greed
Experience over 12 hours of story-driven mayhem in Adventure Mode
Blast your enemies senseless with crazy magical spells and custom combo attacks
Challenge yourself further with New Game Plus Mode

DLC without Trophies

GameDLCPrice US$Price £Price €Price AU$
Gal*Gun Double Peace 'Bewitching Sorceress' Costume Set$4.99N/AN/AN/A
'Captivating Dancer' Costume Set$4.99N/AN/AN/A
'Courageous Hero' Costume Set$4.99N/AN/AN/A
'Revitalizing Cleric' Costume Set$4.99N/AN/AN/A
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.