Slim PS3 news: Weekend Essentials 147

Discover the amazing Dishonored on PS3, travel with the Doctor on PS Vita and enjoy a treasure trove of downloads this weekend.

Revenge solves everything

One of 2012’s most eagerly anticipated titles has arrived on PlayStation 3. Dishonored delivers stealth based gameplay in a steampunk world full of criminals, corruption and supernatural forces. The choices you make will determine the fate of the world – how will you play?

The Doctor will see you now

It’s time – Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock has landed on PlayStation Vita to take you on an action adventure across the stars. Control the Doctor and River Song on a quest to save the Earth. Download Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock from PlayStation Store now, and if you want to find out what it’s like to act as the iconic Doctor, take a look at our Matt Smith interview. Don’t worry, there aren’t any spoilers…

X marks the spot

Earth is under threat and only you can save it via your PS3 in XCOM: Enemy Unknown. Use your tactical genius and a crack, secret paramilitary organisation to defeat the enemy in over 70 unique missions. You are our last hope – give this strategic shooter a blast in the PlayStation Store demo, then head out to the shops and grab a copy.

Simply marvellous

Still have a little fight left in you after all that action? Then Marvel vs. Capcom Origins on PS3 is the perfect way to battle it out in two PlayStation classics: Marvel Super Heroes and Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes. Take control of comic book icons such as Hulk, Spider-Man and Wolverine and enjoy two of the most popular games of the 90s. Download Marvel vs. Capcom Origins from PlayStation Store now.

Teddy bear’s picnic in Paradise

Naughty Bear has returned to PS3… and all the other bears are stuffed. Paradise Island is where the boisterous bear will exact his revenge on 30 selfish teddies. Use hilarious disguises and brutal weapons to rack up the naughty points. You’re in for a big surprise with Naughty Bear Panic in Paradise and you don’t need to go down to the woods to find out why – simply download it from PlayStation Store today.

The hunt is on

The world is being threatened by a shadowy criminal organisation – so it’s up to you to sort them out, fast. Get behind the wheel of the deadly Interceptor supercar in Spy Hunter on PS Vita. Whether it’s on the road or on the sea, you’ll have no problems speeding into action to blow away the bad guys.

New to download from PlayStation Store on PS3

Discover the cheeky aquatic world of Derrick the Deathfin as he ventures on a quest to avenge the death of his parents, or join a unique uprising in Worms Revolution, which will blow you away with 32 single player missions, multiplayer for up to four people and carnage for all.

Sticking with the explosive theme, Warlords lets you manage minions, protect your castle and crush your enemies to become the ultimate medieval commander.

For something a bit different, you can also grab the Risen 2: Dark Waters demo for some pirate based role-playing.

More for your games

We’re not done with PlayStation Store yet, as fresh PS3 downloadable content is available for the smash hit TOKYO JUNGLE, irresistible beat ‘em up TEKKEN TAG TOURNAMENT 2, sci-fi epic Mass Effect 3 and hi-tech shooter Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Future Soldier. Head over to PlayStation Store and check them out for more details.

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