PlayStation news: Weekend Essentials 81

The latest PS3 news:

Great summer deals hit PlayStation Store, win with Call of Duty: Black Ops and download your PSN Welcome Back programme games this weekend.

Sale away this summer on PlayStation NetworkThe PSN Loves DLC sale continues on PlayStation Store this week, with loads of downloadable content available with up to 50 per cent off normal prices. You can snap up a great selection of LittleBigPlanet costume and level packs at half price, so make sure you indulge yourself in the PSN Loves DLC sale on PlayStation Store before 6 July 2011.

Sweat it out with UFC Personal Trainer Hay fever hampering your efforts to go out and get fit? Then learn over 70 mixed martial arts exercises designed to improve your overall conditioning, with the help of UFC Personal Trainer and PlayStation Move. Devise your own personalised training schedule, then take on the best UFC fighters around. Pick up a copy of UFC Personal Trainer on PlayStation 3 today and get fighting fit.

Try out Music Unlimited for freeWith over 7 million tracks available on PS3 via Music Unlimited, you’d need more than 40 years to listen to every single one. You can check out Music Unlimited in a 180-day free trial – enough time to listen to roughly 86,000 tracks, non-stop – and stream your favourite music straight to your PS3. Find out how to start listening to Music Unlimited at – but don’t forget to eat and sleep. 

Win with Call of Duty: Black Ops To celebrate the release of Call of Duty: Black Ops Escalation, we’re giving you the chance to win the ultimate Call of Duty: Black Ops bundle, including a 160GB PS3 system, a copy of the game, a voucher code to download the First Strike map pack and an exclusive framed Call of the Dead poster. To enter, and to find out what six lucky runners-up will win, head to this weekend. 

Have you been welcomed back yet?Don’t forget to download your complimentary games from PlayStation Store, courtesy of the PlayStation Network Welcome Back programme. If you were a PSN account holder on or before 20 April 2011, there’s a stack of great titles waiting to be downloaded to your PS3 and PSP before 3 July 2011. Visit to find out more.

X-Men mark their spot on PS3X-Men First Class has just been released in cinemas, and you can get your adamantium claws into a host of classic X-Men movies on PS3. The PlayStation Store Video Store is offering the original X-Men movie, X2: X-Men United, X-Men: The Last Stand and X-Men Origins: Wolverine at special reduced prices until 7 July 2011. Head to the PlayStation Store Video Store to enjoy them on your PS3.

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