The Catch-Up: November 5th, 2013 – PocketStation is a PS Vita App, PS4 Offscreen Footage Shows Knack Gameplay and Remote Play

November 5, 2013Written by Jason Dunning


The Ghosts have arrived.

General News

  • Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate: Core Fighters has been downloaded over 500,000 times. [Press Release]
  • Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse will release for the PlayStation Vita at some point in December 2013. [Press Release]
  • BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma for PS3 will be released in North America in March 2014. There will also be a Limited Edition of the game for $79.99, which includes a 40-page art book, official soundtrack CD, a small figurine of Rachel Alucard Nendoroid, a fighting moves poster, and a special features Blu-ray.  [Press Release]
  • Mutant Mudds on PS3/PS Vita is being submitted to Sony this week. Hopefully it passes QA! [Twitter]
  • Super Motherload, a PS4 launch title, will be $14.99/€13.99 when it releases. Also included is Cross Buy, meaning you get the PS3 version for free with PS4 purchase, and vice-versa. [Source 1, 2]
  • Sony has confirmed that a PS4 bundle with Assasssin’s Creed IV: Black Flag will be available on November 29th in the UK, seemingly replacing the Watch Dogs PS4 bundle. [Press Release]
  • We’ll confirm this later in the week once the flyer is sent out to everyone, but it looks like Target Canada will be holding its own buy 2, get 1 free offer on video games, but not on PS4 and Xbox One titles [Source]:


New Videos

  • Here’s the DriveClub retail kiosk trailer:

  • The PocketStation announcement teased by Sony Japan has been revealed, with the PocketStation becoming a PS Vita app in Japan (free for PS+ members), allowing you to play many of the games [Source]:

Did you buy any games today? Let us know in the comments below.