Your PSN Store update for 2nd November 2011

It’s the first week of the month which means PS+ updates. This time around, Hydrophobia and the PSOne Crash games are free for subscribers, while there’s also a few discounts which vary by region. As for new downloads, DCUO is now free-to-play and a few older titles such as Toy Story 3 have received a digital release. Also, a few permanent price drops occurred, including Superstars V8 Racing for $5, Tiger Woods 12 for $40 and Mass Effect 2 for $20.

US

PlayStation Plus Exclusives:

Free PSN Games

Hydrophobia: Prophecy

Free PSone Classics

Crash Bandicoot
Crash Bandicoot 2
Crash Bandicoot3: Warped
CTR: Crash Team Racing

Free Minis

Rumble Trucks

Full Game Trials

MK vs DC Universe

Discounts

Hasbro’s Family Game Night – 50% off Sale Price (PS+ Price: $10.00)

Media

Qore Episode 42 – November Early Access

Avatar Bundle

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite Avatar Bundle 1

Regular Update:

PS3 Games

Hydrophobia Prophecy ($9.99)
ESRB rated M
File size 1.77 GB

Pinballistik ($3.99)
ESRB rated E10+
File size 313 MB

Max & The Magic Marker – Gold Edition ($9.99)
ESRB rated E
File size 241 MB

Mortal Kombat Vs Dc Universe Digital ($19.99)
ESRB rated T
File size 5.8 GB

DC Universe Online Free-To-Play
File size 122 MB

Demos

Medieval Moves: Deadmund’s Quest
ESRB rated E10+
File size 1.96 GB

Max & The Magic Marker – Gold Edition
ESRB rated E
File size 241 MB

Saints Row: The Third Initiation Station
ESRB rated M
File size 754 MB

Happy Feet 2
ESRB rated E
File size 1.05 GB

PS2 Classics

Raiden III ($9.99)
ESRB rated E10+
File size 737 MB

Bloodrayne ($9.99)
ESRB rated M
File size 1.23 GB

Harvest Moon: Save the Homeland ($9.99)
ESRB rated E
File size 111 MB

DLC

DC Universe Online Fight For The Light ($9.99)
File size N/A

MotorStorm Apocalypse Halloween Livery (free)
File size 100 KB

UNCHARTED 3: Drake’s Deception Various Add-ons (x31) ($0.49 – $9.99 each)
File size 555 KB – 139 MB

Everybody Dance Pack 1 ($8.99)
File size 1.25 GB

LittleBigPlanet 2 Uncharted 3 Drake Costume ($1.99)
File size 110 KB

SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy SEALs Evac Co-Op Pack ($7.99)
File size 1.33 GB

Batman Arkham City – Nightwing Bundle ($6.99)
File size 95 MB

Dead Rising 2: Off The Record: BBQ Chef Skills Pack ($1.99)
File size 4.16 MB

Pinballistik: Made Of Money ($2.99)
File size 1.76 MB

Pinballistik: Sector X ($2.99)
File size 1.76 MB

Rocksmith – Bodysnatchers By Radiohead ($2.99)
File size 3.05 MB

Rocksmith – Free Bird By Lynyrd Skynyrd ($2.99)
File size 6.49 MB

Rocksmith – Tighten Up By The Black Keys ($4.99)
File size 5.43 MB

Cars 2 Various Add-ons (x10) ($0.99 – $2.99)
Various add on content.
File size 13 MB – 159 MB

EA Sports Season Ticket – (12 Months) ($24.99)
File size N/A

Worms Crazy Golf Carnival Course (free)
File size 202 KB

Rock Band 3

  • “Breath” – Breaking Benjamin ($1.99)
  • “Forever” – Papa Roach ($1.99)
  • “Until The End” – Breaking Benjami ($1.99)
  • “Breath (Pro Guitar)” – Breaking Benjami ($0.99)

File size: 21 MB – 31 MB (singles)
Rock Band Network v2.0

  • “Madness” – Myrath ($1.99)
  • “Scissors” – Emery ($1.99)
  • “Toast (Live)” – Heywood Banks ($0.99)
  • “You Only Live Once” – Suicide Silence ($1.99)

File size: 2.9 MB – 50 MB (singles) 72 MB (Pack)

Updates

Dragon Age: Origins Digital (Price Change) (PS3) (now $19.99, original price $29.99)
Hasbro Family Game Night
(Price Change) (PS3) (now $19.99, original price $39.99)
Mass Effect 2 Digital
(Price Change) (PS3) (now $19.99, original price $39.99)
Tiger Woods Pga Tour 12 Digital – Public Release
(Price Change) (PS3) (now $39.99, original price $59.99)
Superstars V8 Racing
(Price Change) (PS3) (now $4.99, original price $9.99)
Under Siege
(Price Change) (PS3) (now $13.99, original price $19.99)
Phantasy Star Portable 2 – Digital
(Price Change) (PSP) (now $14.99, original price $19.99)

Qore

Qore Episode 42
In November’s Episode 42 of Qore, Presented by the PlayStation Network Veronica Belmont comes face to face with dragons in Elder Scrolls V: Skryim, follow Ezio into his final journey in Assassin’s Creed: Revelations, reports on the key technology that made Naughty Dog’s UNCHARTED 3 possible, and previews the quirky adventures to be had in Rayman Origins.
File size 1.16 GB

Avatars

Castlevania: Harmony Of Despair Avatar Collection ($2.99)

Castlevania: Harmony Of Despair Alucard Avatar ($0.49)

Castlevania: Harmony Of Despair Charlotte Avatar ($0.49)

Castlevania: Harmony Of Despair Jonathan Avatar ($0.49)

Castlevania: Harmony Of Despair Julius Avatar ($0.49)

Castlevania: Harmony Of Despair Maria Avatar ($0.49)

Castlevania: Harmony Of Despair Richter Avatar ($0.49)

Castlevania: Harmony Of Despair Shanoa Avatar ($0.49)

Castlevania: Harmony Of Despair Simon Avatar ($0.49)

Castlevania: Harmony Of Despair Soma Avatar ($0.49)

Castlevania: Harmony Of Despair Yoko Avatar ($0.49)

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite Felyne Acorn Armor Avatar ($0.49)

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite Felyne Fighter Avatar ($0.49)

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite Hunter Avatar ($0.49)

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite Kirin Armor Avatar ($0.49)

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite Kut-Ku Avatar ($0.49)

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite Nargacuga Avatar ($0.49)

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite Poogie Memorial Stripe Avatar ($0.49)

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite Rathalos Avatar ($0.49)

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite Rathalos Azure Avatar ($0.49)

Monster Hunter Freedom Unite Tigrex Avatar ($0.49)

Videos

Xcom – Dev Diary 1: What Is Xcom

Risen 2 Dark Waters Gamescom Trailer

Risen 2: Dark Waters – Reveal Trailer

Crysis 1 Trailer

Nba Jam: On Fire Edition – Launch Sizzle

Rock Of Ages: Rolling Through The Ages Trailer

Rock Of Ages: Teaser Trailer

Driver San Francisco Launch Trailer

Motionsports Adrenaline Debut Trailer

Rayman Origins Bubble Dreamer Trailer

Rayman Origins Comic-Con Trailer

Hollywood Squares Trailer

Pulse 11/1 Edition GT Academy Behind the Scenes – Road to Le Mans

PS3 Themes

Sideway: New York Static Theme (Free)

Resistance 3 Survival StaticTheme ($3.99)

Dark Souls Prepare To Die Theme ($2.99)

A Is For Astronaut Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

NCAA – West Virginia Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

NCAA – Texas A&M Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

NCAA – Notre Dame Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

NCAA – Oklahoma Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Abstract Blue Distortion Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Abstract Particle Dance Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Aquarium 2.0 Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Digital Blasphemy: Thetis Tropic Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Digital Blasphemy: Tears Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Digital Blasphemy: Vigil Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Digital Blasphemy: Phraxis Moon Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Digital Blasphemy: Flourescense Tropic Dynamic Theme ($2.99)

Dynamic Bikini Girl Theme ($2.99)

Views Of The World Static Theme ($1.49)

In The Wild Static Theme ($1.49)

Wild World Static Theme ($1.49)

PS3 Wallpapers (free)

4 Elements Hd: Wallpaper 5

Music

UNCHARTED 3: Drake’s Deception Soundtrack ($9.99)

UNCHARTED 2: Among Thieves Soundtrack ($5.99)

UNCHARTED: Drake’s Fortune Soundtrack ($5.99)

PSP Games

Fate/Extra ($24.99)
File size 1.1 GB

Fighting Fantasy: The Warlock Of Firetop Mountain ($4.99)
File size 28 MB

EU

PlayStation Plus Exclusives:

  • Hydrophobia: Prophecy (PSN) FREE
  • Rumble Trucks (mini) FREE
  • Where is my Heart (mini) FREE
  • Crash Bandicoot (PSone) FREE
  • Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back (PSone) FREE
  • Crash Bandicoot 3: Warped (PSone) FREE
  • Crash Team Racing (PSone) FREE
  • Tales from Space: About a Blob – 70% off
  • Hard Corps: Uprising – 50% off
  • I Am Alive! (Dynamic Theme) FREE
  • Start the Party! Save the World (DynamicTheme) FREE
  • Bulldog Avatar FREE
  • Eagle Avatar FREE
  • Panda Avatar FREE
  • Shark Avatar FREE
  • Wolf Avatar FREE

Regular Update:

PS3 Games

  • Cars 2 (£31.99/€39.99) Rating: PEGI 7
  • Hydrophobia Prophecy (£6.29/€7.99) Rating: PEGI 16
  • Payday: The Heist (£12.99/€16.99) Rating: PEGI 18
  • Toy Story 3 (£23.99/€29.99) Rating: PEGI 7

Demos

  • Disney Universe Rating: PEGI 7
  • Saints Row: The Third Initiation Station Rating: PEGI 18
  • Happy Feet 2 Rating: PEGI 3

PSP Games

  • Geronimo Stilton in the Kingdom of Fantasy (£11.99/€16.99) Rating: PEGI 7

PSOne Classics

  • GaiaSeed (£3.99/€4.99) Rating: PEGI 7

DLC

  • Batman Arkham City – Nightwing Bundle Pack (£5.49/€6.99) Rating: PEGI 16

Cars 2

  • Boost (£0.79/€0.99)
  • Chick Hicks (£0.79/€0.99)
  • Dj (£0.79/€0.99)
  • Flo (£0.79/€0.99)
  • Ramone (£0.79/€0.99)
  • Sherriff (£0.79/€0.99)
  • Snotrod (£0.79/€0.99)
  • Wingo (£0.79/€0.99)
  • Road Hazards Pack Bundle (£2.39/€2.99)
  • Radiator Springs Pack (£2.39/€2.99)

Rating: PEGI 7

  • Dead Rising 2: Off The Record – Skill Pack: BBQ Chef (£1.59/€1.99) Rating: PEGI 18
  • Eyepet – Lucky Dip Styling Pack – Headwear 2 (free) Rating: PEGI 3
  • LittleBigPlanet – Birthday Cake Costume (free)

Available for 1 week only
Rating: PEGI 7

  • LittleBigPlanet 2 – Uncharted 3 Drake Costume (£1.59/€1.99) Rating: PEGI 7
  • MotorStorm Apocalypse – Day of the Dead Livery Pack (free) Rating: PEGI 16

Rock Band Network

  • Better Life – Conditions (£0.99/€1.49)
  • Madness – Myrath (£0.99/€1.49)
  • Scissors – Emery (£0.99/€1.49)
  • Toast (Live) – Heywood Banks (£0.59/€0.79)
  • You Only Live Once – Suicide Silence (£0.99/€1.49)

Rating: PEGI 12

Rock Band 3

  • Breaking Benjamin Pack 02 (£2.49/€3.99)
    (Includes the following songs, also available separately)
  • Breath – Breaking Benjamin (£0.99/€1.49)
  • Sooner Or Later – Breaking Benjamin (£0.99/€1.49)
  • Until The End – Breaking Benjamin (£0.99/€1.49)
  • Viva La Vida – Coldplay (£0.99/€1.49)
  • Forever – Papa Roach (£0.99/€1.49)

Rating: PEGI 12

  • SOCOM: Special Forces – Co-op Evac Pack (£3.99/€4.99) Rating: PEGI 16

WRC 2 FIA World Rally Championship

  • Game Station (£0.79/€0.99)
  • Gamestop (free)
  • Micromania (free)
  • Saturn (free)

Rating: PEGI 3

  • Uncharted 3 – Network Pass (£7.99/€9.99) Rating: PEGI 16

Avatars

  • Okabu
  • Bombbot
  • Bushybeast
  • Captain Monkfish
  • Doza
  • Dozabot 1
  • Dozabot 2
  • Kat
  • Kudu
  • Picolo
  • Roki
  • Uncle Monkfish
  • Yorubo

All above avatars are available at (£0.25/€0.29)

Themes

Abstract

  • Timelapse Railway Theme (£1.59/€1.99)

Dynamic Themes

Abstract

  • Blue Distortion – (£1.59/€1.99)
  • Active Beauty: Bench Press – (£1.99/€2.49)
  • Active Beauty: Crunch Time – (£1.99/€2.49)
  • Active Beauty: Deep Stretch – (£1.99/€2.49)
  • Oriental Lamps Theme – (£1.59/€1.99)
  • Shield Of Fire Theme – (£1.59/€1.99)

Animal

  • Aquarium 2.0 – (£1.99/€2.49)

Nature

  • Kabotaj Beach Theme – (£1.59/€1.99)
  • Sunset By The Sea Theme – (£1.59/€1.99)
  • Bridge River Theme – (£1.59/€1.99)

Places/Landmarks

  • Stockholm Theme (£1.59/€1.99)

Wallpapers

  • Cars2 – The Videogame (Free)
  • Cars2 – Francesco (Free)
  • Cars2 – Lightning (Free)
  • Cars2 – Max (Free)
  • Cars2 – Raoul (Free)
  • Cars2 – Shu (Free)
  • 4 Elements Hd – Wallpaper#2 (Free)

Videos

  • Access Episode 007
  • Deep Dive 1
  • Nycc Trailer
  • Trailer #1
  • Sonic Generations Dreamcast Trailer
  • Aliens Colonial Marines E3 Demo Trailer
  • Payday The Heist Trailer – Slaughterhouse
  • Payday The Heist Trailer – Heat Street
  • Motorstorm Apocalypse Trailer
  • Gran Turismo 5 Update Trailer

Written by Raj Mahil

Raj Mahil

Game collector. Journalism graduate. Batman addict. Movie goer. WWE nut. Sports obsessive. Arsenal fan. Squawka.com Sub-Editor.

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