This Week On PlayStation 10/11/16 – 10/17/16


This week is huge for PlsyStation!!! This week Playstation VR launches, and they have a vast selection of games to launch with it. This week PlayStation is dropping over 40 games. So on this weeks post, I’ll only be featuring the most notable on the top section of the list. Above the featured list you’ll be able to see all of the games PlayStation is releasing this week.


Batman: Arkham VR

PS VR — Digital, Retail

Video Source – Batman Arkham

Batman™: Arkham VR immerses you in the Dark Knight’s Universe and redefines what it means to be the Batman.

Experience Gotham City through the eyes of the World’s Greatest Detective in an all new Arkham mystery.

Think like Batman. Utilize his legendary gadgets in Virtual Reality to unravel a plot that threatens the lives of Batman’s closest allies.

Get It Here For $19.99



PS VR — Digital, Retail

Video Source – PlayStation

You are in the cockpit of a super weapon, the most powerful tank ever built. Load it with a wide range of devastating weapons and awesome power ups. Outflank and outwit the enemy, cut through legions of ground and air defenses and blast your way to an epic final showdown.

Built from the ground up for PlayStation®VR, Battlezone offers epic first-person tank warfare with breathless combat intensity and unrivaled battlefield awareness.

Featuring a stunning retro sci-fi aesthetic, expansive maps and a monumental sense of scale, Battlezone is a bold homage to the original 1980 title and the golden age of arcade gaming.

Navigate a thrilling procedurally-generated campaign, in which dozens of environments, levels and missions types are blended together. With each playthrough you unlock more munitions, increasing the pool of weapons and special equipment. Maps, missions and your weaponry change radically with each attempt. No two playthroughs will ever be the same.

Get It Here (Out 10/13)


Dragon Quest Builders

PS4, PS Vita — Digital (PS4 at Retail)

Video Source – PlayStation

Generations ago, the realm of Alefgard was plunged into darkness by the terrible and treacherous Dragonlord, ruler of all monsters. Mankind was robbed of the power to build and forced to wander the ruins of their former home, scrounging and scavenging in the dust to survive.

Now it’s up to you, a Legendary Builder chosen by the Goddess herself, to return the power of creation to the people and rebuild Alefgard. Only when the wonder of imagination has been returned will mankind be able to overthrow the evil Dragonlord once and for all!

BUILD FOR FUN. Gather materials, craft items, and build everything imaginable!

BUILD FOR ADVENTURE. Play through a tale of epic proportions packed with memorable characters and dangerous monsters.

BUILD TO SAVE THE WORLD! Use the power of creation in battle against the reigning Dragonlord.’

Get It Here For $59.99


Driveclub VR

PS VR — Digital, Retail

Video Source – PlayStation Access

The roar of the engines… the screech of the tires… the scream of the crowds…

Experience the wild rush of high-octane VR racing from behind the wheel of the most powerful, high-end cars on the planet.

Strap into the driver’s seat and thunder across challenging tracks around the world in an action-packed solo career, or with your friends in an online VR driving club.

Whether you’re a debut driver or a rapid-racing veteran, your steering skills, reflexes, and courage will be pushed to the absolute limit.

DRIVECLUB™ VR is packed with the best bits from the hit PlayStation®4 game, along with selected packs from the extensive DLC collection – as well as new and totally bespoke VR modes and features.

• Drive over 80 cars on more than 100 tracks.
• Play and create driving challenges.
• Race through five all-new Urban locations.

Get It Here (Out 10/13)


Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary World Tour

PS4 — Digital

Video Source – GameNews PlayStation

Frag like it’s 1996 – this time with even more asses to kick! Join the world’s greatest action hero in Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary World Tour as he saves Earth once again, kicking alien ass and saving babes across the globe along the way.

• ALL-NEW Episode FIVE, created by the original episode designers, Allen Blum III and Richard “Levelord®” Gray!
• New, bonus content in Episode 5: Duke Nukem finally gets a INCINERATOR to roast new “Firefly” enemies!
• New “Duke Talk” plus high-fidelity re-recordings from Duke Nukem’s original voice actor, Jon St. John!
• New musical score for Episode 5 created by Duke’s theme song author and original game composer, Lee Jackson!
• Original 1996 source code and “2.5D” engine re-mastered in True 3D for PS4™!

Get It Here For $19.99


Eve: Valkyrie

PS VR — Digital, Retail

Video Source – PlayStation

Experience the thrill of being an elite spaceship pilot in the sprawling sci-fi universe of EVE.

Join the Valkyrie, an outlaw band of galactic pirates, and take up arms to claim what’s yours. Trade cannon fire for cash as you chase wealth and notoriety on the edge of space.

With a wide variety of ships, customization options, weapon loadouts, and combat styles, EVE: Valkyrie™ gives you the ultimate freedom to fly. Virtual reality space dogfighting is here. Welcome to the next life.

The EVE: Valkyrie PlayStation® VR Founder’s Pack content:

– Legendary ‘S4 Wraith’ Fighter
– Exclusive ‘Cobalt’ Flight Suit
– Official EVE: Valkyrie Founder’s Avatar
– Limited Edition ‘Founder’s Pilot’ Forum Tag
– 2,500 Gold

Get It Here (Out 10/13)


Here They Lie

PS VR — Digital

Video Source – PlayStation

Developed by Tangentlemen under the banner of Santa Monica Studio’s external development group, enter an uncanny horror experience where death is not a checkpoint. Delve into an inescapable, surreal world where unsettling encounters and environments come to life. Here They Lie is a mind bending first-person VR descent into madness.

Get It Here (Out 10/13)


Rez Infinite

PS4 — Digital

Video Source – PlayStation

Prepare yourself for the ultimate version of Rez, a thrilling journey of sights and sounds and shooting action, remastered and upgraded by members of the original development team exclusively for PS4 and (optional) PlayStation VR.

Experience 360 degrees of mind-blowing synesthesia as you blast through waves of enemies and massive transforming bosses, with colors and sounds that sync and blend to the beat of Rez’s legendary techno soundtrack.

Whether you’re an old fan of the original Sega classic or never heard of Rez before, whether you’re playing on your TV or your PS VR headset, whether you’re looking for a quick diversion or a deeper game you can lose yourself in for hours at a time — you owe it to your senses to experience Rez Infinite.

Get It Here (Out 10/13, PS VR Compatible)


Rigs Mechanized Combat League

PS VR — Digital, Retail

Video Source – PlayStation

Coming exclusively to PlayStation VR, RIGS Mechanized Combat League puts you in the pilot seat of an athletic fighting machine, battling for supremacy in the adrenaline-fuelled sport of the future.

Get It Here (Out 10/13)


Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration

PS4 — Digital, Retail (PS VR Compatible)

Video Source – GameSpot

Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration includes the critically acclaimed Rise of the Tomb Raider, nominated for over 75 “Best Of” awards, in which Lara Croft becomes more than a survivor as she embarks on her first Tomb Raiding expedition to the most treacherous and remote regions of Siberia.

Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration also includes the new “Blood Ties” single player content, VR support, new Co-op play for Endurance mode, “Extreme Survivor” difficulty mode for the main campaign, 20 Year Celebration outfit and gun, and 5 classic Lara skins. Also includes all previously released Downloadable Content including: Baba Yaga: The Temple of the Witch, Endurance Mode, Cold Darkness Awakened, 12 outfits, 7 weapons, and 35 expedition cards. With over 50 hours of gameplay, this is the most comprehensive version of the award-winning experience.

Get It Here For $59.99


Until Dawn: Rush of Blood

PS VR — Digital, Retail

Video Source – GameNews PlayStation

Descend into madness.

Strap yourself in for the most disturbing rollercoaster ride you’ll ever take. From the warped minds of the team behind PS4™ horror classic Until Dawn, comes Until Dawn: Rush of Blood – a virtual reality experience to strike fear into the hearts of every trigger-happy arcade shooter fan.

Arm yourself to the teeth then blast your way through a horde of enemies and monsters coming at you from all angles. Duck and dodge everything that’s thrown at you in this fright-filled rollercoaster ride from hell– exclusive to PlayStation®VR.
Can you survive seven levels of pure terror to top the global leaderboards? With multiple paths to take and nightmarish themes to scare the living daylights out of you, no two rides will ever be the same – and neither will you…

Get It Here For $19.99


WWE 2K17

PS4, PS3 — Digital, Retail

Video Source – PlayStation

Welcome to Suplex City, courtesy of cover Superstar Brock Lesnar! WWE 2K17 arrives as the reigning and defending flagship WWE video game franchise champion! WWE 2K17 features stunning graphics, ultra-authentic gameplay and a massive roster of WWE and NXT’s popular Superstars and Legends.

Pre-order WWE 2K17 and receive two playable Goldberg characters, from his days in WCW and his WWE tenure and two classic WCW Arenas!

Immersive Gameplay & More
Experience the most authentic WWE gameplay ever, featuring thousands of new moves and animations, backstage and in-arena brawling, and the biggest roster of WWE and NXT Superstars and Legends to date.

Powerful Creation Suite
Create and develop your custom WWE Universe with the deepest Creation Suite to date, featuring new options such as Create a Video, Create a Victory and a Highlight Replay system. New features and additional content allow you to customize the most amazing Superstars, Arenas, and Championships.

Get It Here For $59.99


The Full List

  • 100ft Robot Golf, PS4 — Digital (Out 10/10, PS VR Compatible)
  • Ace Banana, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/13)
  • Aragami Collector’s Edition, PS4 — Retail
  • The Assembly, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/13)
  • Atari Flashback Classics: Volume 1, PS4 — Digital (Out 10/13)
  • Atari Flashback Classics: Volume 2, PS4 — Digital (Out 10/13)
  • Batman: Arkham VR, PS VR — Digital, Retail
  • Battlezone, PS VR — Digital, Retail (Out 10/13)
  • Castle Invasion: Throne Out, PS4, PS Vita — Digital
  • Criminal Girls 2: Party Favors, PS Vita — Digital, Retail
  • Dragon Quest Builders, PS4, PS Vita — Digital (PS4 at Retail)
  • Driveclub VR, PS VR — Digital, Retail (Out 10/13)
  • Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary World Tour, PS4 — Digital
  • Eve: Valkyrie, PS VR — Digital, Retail (Out 10/13)
  • Gunjack, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/13)
  • Harmonix Music VR, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/10)
  • Hatsune Miku: VR Future Live, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/13)
  • Headmaster, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/13)
  • Here They Lie, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/13)
  • Job Simulator, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/13)
  • Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/13)
  • Loading Human: Chapter 1, PS VR — Digital, Retail (Out 10/13)
  • Mantis Burn Racing, PS4 — Digital (Out 10/12)
  • Manual Samuel, PS4 — Digital
  • Metal Gear Solid V: The Definitive Experience, PS4 — Digital, Retail
  • Payday 2: The Big Score, PS4 — Retail
  • PlayStation VR Worlds, PS VR — Digital, Retail (On PlayStation Store 10/10)
  • Reus, PS4 — Digital, Retail
  • Rez Infinite, PS4 — Digital (Out 10/13, PS VR Compatible)
  • Rigs Mechanized Combat League, PS VR — Digital, Retail (Out 10/13)
  • Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration, PS4 — Digital, Retail (PS VR Compatible)
  • Solitaire, PS4 — Digital
  • SuperHyperCube, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/10)
  • Super Stardust Ultra VR, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/10)
  • Thumper, PS4 — Digital (Out 10/10, PS VR Compatible)
  • Tropico 5 Complete Collection, PS4 — Retail
  • Tumble VR, PS VR — Digital
  • Until Dawn: Rush of Blood, PS VR — Digital, Retail (Out 10/13)
  • Valkyrie Drive Bhikkuni, PS Vita — Digital, Retail
  • Waddle Home, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/13)
  • Wayward Sky, PS VR — Digital (Out 10/10)
  • World War Toons, PS4 — Digital (Out 10/13, PS VR Compatible)
  • WWE 2K17, PS4, PS3 — Digital, Retail
  • Yesterday Origins, PS4 — Digital (Out 10/13)
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