Article Archive for June 2009
Today’s update may be proven to be a wimpy one compared to the HEFTYness promised by the US PlayStation.Blog.Â Time will tell.
Final Fantasy VII made it into today’s update, barely.Â Only the English and Spanish …
On Tuesday we saw North America get Final Fantasy VII, arguably one of the best games ever made, and now another iconic PSOne classic has been given confirmation to hit the PlayStation Store.
Metal Gear Solid has been announced by Konami to be landing onto the North America store on June 18th, that’s in two weeks time.
Behold their top 10 reasons why it’s cool to be evil video. Reasons nine and eight are very popular around these parts.
Minions to do your bidding, people to enslave, maidens falling for you, places to be destroyed, armies to annihilate; the list goes on and on. Animals to mount seems to be a popular reason too, but we are uncertain as to why.
Sonic is at it again! Fresh off his retro foray into SEGA’s old-school library of video game gems, the blue bomber is giving those old red sneakers a break. He’s putting the pedal to the metal along with a few of his SEGA buddies in Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing.
The launch of Vidzone is only a week away and we are pretty excited as finally we can get access to over 10,000 tracks for free in our living rooms.
The European PlayStation Blog team had a talk with the people behind the service at the Los Angeles convention to find out more about it and their ambitions.
Another day, another batch of awesome E3 videos. In order to keep up with all the news, updates, videos and reveals, the PlayStation Store will be updatedwith the latest content straight from the show floor.
All three parts of the Sony press conference are now live, if you didn’t stream it or read all about it you can now see for yourself what the fuss was all about. The PS3, PSP and press conference opening sizzles are ready to be downloaded as well. It’s sizzle time!
The Breakout genre of games have always been popular. There have been tons of different remakes and re-imagining of the game yet people continue to flock to it. The latest comes from Sidhe (surprisingly pronounced as ‘she’), titled Shatter. This version, however, is like no other brick-breaking game we’ve seen.
Everyone’s favourite super-healing mutie Wolverine has just become more of a handful with news of new DLC for X-Men Origins: Wolverine hitting the PSN from today.
Admirers of the visceral and action packed game can now get their adamantium laced hands (you wish) on the following new areas.
We are big fans of LittleBigPlanet as you may well know, so we were delighted when Sony announced at their E3 conference that a new game in their Play, Create, Share range was in the works calls ModNation Racers.
ModNation racers is a racing game with a twist: You design the race track. With a customisable monkey, you can create your own dream race track complete with hills, lakes, trees, and even sheep.
Announcing the arrival of Inferno Pool to the E3 throng, Dark Energy Digital have released a couple of new gameplay trailers featuring the PS3 Attitude favourite multiplayer mayhem grudge-game.
The accompanying press release also confirms the game’s availability to NA pool-sharks with a date still to be confirmed. We are promised it “shortly” however.
Check out the trailers here while we sort out hosting them ourselves for all you people on a mouse-clicking diet.
Welcome to another Homerun. This week we have been covering the E3 convention and listening out for news on PlayStation Home.
So hear what has been announced and released in this run-through of the goings on in and around the online world.
Killzone 2 has now been updated and next time you boot the game you should see a message telling you to download the latest patch.
You may remember that this patch was originally scheduled for last Thursday, then we heard that it had been delayed, well now the patch has seen the light of day.
Joystiq chat with Ubisoft regarding just how tied the upcoming Splinter Cell: Conviction game is to the 360. As expected it’s “completely exclusive”. Definitely. Well, maybe, it depends …
Dante’s Inferno is a game that has captured our attention since it was first announced. We were able to get a first look at gameplay from the upcoming hack and slash title based on the epic poem by Dante Alighieri. You will travel through the nine circles of Hell in order to save the soul of your love, Beatrice, from the clutches of Lucifer himself. Travel to Hell with us as we explore two of the circles, Limbo and Anger.
The highly anticipated God of War III made is playable debut at E3 and we had a chance to sit down and play with Kratos in all his HD glory. What we demoed was an extended version of what was played at the Sony Press Conference. It is filled with the undead, huge monsters, and gods. It is the epitome of Kratos’ adventure and everything we have come to expect from Sony.
You are a young ninja-in-training. You are the leader of a band of diminutive ninjas. You are facing the Evil Samurai Warlord and his army. You must defeat him and bring back the forest animals back to their original state. You are Hiro (no relation).
Humor, cuteness and sleek ninja action are all parts of yet another game that we can’t wait to play. Thanks E3. Mini Ninjas will release this fall for the PS3 and other consoles.
We could literally post up article after endless article offering new media of future titles, there’s so many, so we’re trying to cherry-pick the ones that really stand out, choosing the eye-catching videos that we think you might be interested in.
Case in point: this is Blur.
Hello Europe! We are enjoying E3 in sunny Los Angeles and we really wish you were here. Actually, we don’t. This place is too crowded as it is.
Realizing this, SCEE posted this update full of E3 trailers for your viewing pleasure. Don’t worry mates, the regular Thursday update is still coming. So are VidZone and Final Fantasy VII, remember that patience is a virtue…but no one will blame you if your virtue ran out long ago. We understand.
In case you were under a rock, just came out from under it and stumbled on this post, E3 is in full swing. In order to keep up with all the news, updates, videos and reveals, the PlayStation Store will be updated daily with the latest content straight from the show floor.
The E3 category in the US and Canadian storefronts will be full of the latest videos, games and other goodies for your downloading pleasure.