PlayStation Plus Update Brings New Deals
A new PlayStation Plus update will bring some new deals to subscribers with a Resident Evil 5 as the free download.
The Gold Edition of Resident Evil 5 will be the game offered as a freebie and will come with 2 extra episodes, extra costumes and more content. This all comes with the complete Resident Evil 5 story mode with solo play and co-op.
The next discount for PS Plus is Portal 2′s debut onto the PSN with a discount price of $13.99 for PS Plus subscribers whilst non-Plus users will get it for $19.99. Whats new about Portal 2 on the PSN is that it will be patched for PlayStation Move support. Something that not a lot of games have featured this year compared to some of the Move enabled games last year such as Killzone 3 and Resistance 3. Alongside Portal 2 will be the specially developed In Motion DLC for the PlayStation Move which features a brand new campaign which features new gameplay mechanics such as “portal surfing” and rotating objects. Portal 2 In Motion will be $9.99 for normal PS3 users and $6.99 for PS Plus subscribers.
Next up is the new release enabled with crossbuy When Vikings Attack, a game that pitches four players against hordes of Vikings. If you buy it on the PS3, you’ll automatically unlock it for Vita and vice-versa. When Vikings Attack will be $9.99 for normal PS3 users and $6.99 for PS Plus users.
Finally, PS Plus will get Absolute Supercars which is a United States exclusive which is a racing game featuring Aston Martins, McLarens, Ferrari’s with a series of tracks to race them on. It’s $9.99 for everyone else and $7.99 for PS Plus users.
With this new update, Just Cause 2 and Borderlands will be taken down from PlayStation Plus as freebies.
Source: PlayStation Blog.
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