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PlayStation 'Play Summer Program' offers four new games at a discount

Annual event spotlights four upcoming PlayStation Store releases

Sony has announced this year's PlayStation Store PLAY Summer Program titles for America.

The annual Summer Program event spotlights a selection of new titles coming to the PlayStation Store every week starting July 29 until August 19. Here's the announcement trailer:

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Four games make up the release schedule of this year's Summer Program, coming to United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Colombia and Peru. PlayStation Plus subscribers can get a 20 per cent discount on the below list of games by pre-ordering ahead of their release. All four titles will be Cross Buy compatible.

Here's the full official list of Play Summer Program titles, along with descriptions and pricing:

Rogue Legacy from Cellar Door Games - rated Everyone 10+ (July 29) - A rogue-lite game where you must conquer a magical castle which is constantly changing. Every time you die, your children succeed you. Each child has his or her own unique genetic traits, so every play through is unique, right from the get-go. (Retail Price: $16.99*, PlayStation Plus Pre-Order Price: $13.59*)

The Swapper from Facepalm Games - rated Everyone 10+ (August 5) - An atmospheric puzzle platformer set in the furthest reaches of space. Players wield an experimental device able to clone the user and swap control between them. All of the art in The Swapper is constructed using clay models and other everyday materials. (Retail Price: $19.99*, PlayStation Plus Pre-Order Price: $15.99*)

Hohokum from Honeyslug/Santa Monica Studios - rated Everyone 10+ (August 12) - Hohokum is an expressive and mesmerizing universe where players take on the role of a curious flying kite-like being. Players will explore vibrant worlds and discover their secrets to unlock new levels. While there are goals, and trophies discovered along the way, at its heart, Hohokum is a playground -- a place to wander about and get lost in. (Retail Price: $14.99*, PlayStation Plus Pre-Order Price: $11.99*)

CounterSpy from Dynamighty/San Mateo Studio - rated Teen (August 19) - Play as a spy from C.O.U.N.T.E.R. agency as two superpowers face off against each other in a plot to destroy the moon. In this stealthy 2D action side-scroller, which blends in 3D cover based shooting, the counter agent must sabotage the dastardly plans of the superpowers in order to maintain world peace. CounterSpy combines spy mythology and bold aesthetics of the 1950's and 1960's and is set during the Cold War. (Retail Price: $14.99*, PlayStation Plus Pre-Order Price: $11.99*)

Purchasing more than one of the titles will earn you a PS Store credit rebate:

Buy any 4 PlayStation Store PLAY 2014 games to get $10* credit later
Buy any 3 PlayStation Store PLAY 2014 games to get $6* credit later
Buy any 2 PlayStation Store PLAY 2014 games to get $3* credit later