The Catch-Up: September 24th, 2013 – PS4’s PlayStation Store is Integrated, GameStop Giving Away Beyond: Two Souls Demo Codes

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General News

  • After months and months of waiting, Ratchet: Gladiator will finally be available in Europe on Wednesday. [Twitter]
  • In total, 270,197 people were at TGS this year, breaking the old record of 223,753 by quite a large margin, with the busiest day pulling in 115,444 attendees. TGS next year runs from September 18th to 21st. [Via/Source]
  • The New Game+ for Lone Survivor: The Director’s Cut “presents the game’s story in a new way, with new dialogue, changes in puzzles and a host of new items that can be interacted with and used to modify how the story plays out.” [Source]
  • Previously scheduled for October 2013, it looks like both Invizimals: The Alliance and Invizimals: The Lost Kingdom have been delayed until February 2014 in Europe. We’ve reached out to Sony and we’ll let you know if this is true. [Source]
  • GameStop in the United States is giving away codes for early access to the Beyond: Two Souls demo. [Get It!]
  • Skydive: Proximity Flight soars to the PlayStation Network on October 1st in North America for $19.99 and October 2nd in Europe for €19.99. [Press Release]
  • Along with the new Injustice: Gods Among Us patch on October 1st, there will be a “mystery character skin.” [Twitter]
  • The Grand Theft Auto V iFruit app has been updated, with connectivity issues being fixed. [Twitter]
  • There won’t be a demo for NBA 2K14. [Twitter]
  • Shuhei Yoshida answered a couple of questions on Twitter, saying that the PlayStation Store on PS4 is integrated and their engineers are looking into the infamous ‘Preparing to Download’ glitch on PlayStation Vita. [Twitter 1, 2]

New Videos

  • You can now buy Lone Survivor: The Director’s Cut in both North America and Europe, with the launch trailer right here:

  • Skylanders Swap Force gets three new trailers:

  • The PlayStation 3 exclusive Knightfall DLC for Batman: Arkham Origins includes the Knightfall Batman skin, Classic TV Series Batman skin, 3 Combat maps, and 2 Predator maps:

  • Saint Seiya: Brave Soldiers gets a Hades Arc trailer:

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