This week’s US PlayStation Plus update offers a free copy of PopCap’s charming tower defence effort, Plants vs Zombies. That’s it for free content, but there are a number of hefty discounts. Retro/grade and its soundtrack are both available on the cheap, and Sony is discounting all winners of its annual Gamers’ Choice Awards, the results of which will be announced tomorrow. Finally, the Vita is about to have its first birthday so a number of games are going on sale. Visit the PlayStation Blog for all details.
Crash Bandicoot is back and so are Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Diablo 3, but don’t be fooled – stacks of new and interesting things are happening this week, too.
Brace yourselves: the Steam Summer Sale has started.
GTA modding tool OpenIV is back online after discussions between Rockstar and parent company Take-Two
OpenIV is back online alongside an updated version, thanks to Rockstar Games having a chat with Take-Two.
US PS Plus Update
North American PlayStation Plus subscribers receive a free copy of Terraria this week, among other bonuses.
This week, North American PlayStation Plus subscribers receive a free PS3 copy of Skullgirls Encore, the crowdfunded re-release of the indie fighter with new characters and more. Otherwise, members enjoy extra discounts on PS Store sales, including wide-ranging discounts on free-to-play game add-ons and content. Visit the PlayStation Blog for more information.