Catch Spring Fever with Four Hot PlayStation Indies


Sony’s annual Spring Fever PlayStation Network promotion is officially underway, bringing PS3 and Vita gamers four hot indie games over the next four weeks in April.

Spring Fever opens with today’s release of Guacamelee!, the metroid-vania brawler inspired by Mexican folklore that we’ve been looking forward to for some time now. Dragon Fantasy Book I, Thomas Was Alone, and Zombie Tycoon 2: Brainhov’s Revenge will follow in that weekly order.

All four titles are Cross-Buy, and discounts of 20% are available across the board for PlayStation Plus members. Zombie Tycoon 2 in particular will be free of charge to all PS Plus subscribers as part of the Instant Game Collection.

The Spring Fever calendar is as follows:

4/9 – Guacamelee!
Price: $14.99
PlayStation Plus Price: 20% off – $11.99

4/16 – Dragon Fantasy Book I
Price: $9.99
PlayStation Plus Price: 20% off – $7.99

4/23 – Thomas Was Alone
Price: $9.99
PlayStation Plus Price: 20% off – $7.99

4/30 – Zombie Tycoon 2: Brainhov’s Revenge
Price: $9.99
PlayStation Plus Price: FREE as part of the Instant Game Collection

Spring Fever discounts will be in effect through May 6, with weekly franchise sales scheduled for Borderlands (4/9), Grand Theft Auto (4/16), Resident Evil (4/23) and many of the games characters were pulled from for the cast of PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale (4/30).

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