Article Archive for November 2009
Once upon a time, there was a girl in red, a boy with a pumpkin on his head, a princess, and a little naked man; all of whom lived in a land filled with books and fantasy creatures. One day, they all lost their fairytale fame and fortune so now they must find a way to get it back.
This isn’t your average kid’s story however. Angry lumberjacks, sharp knives and buckets of blood are commonly seen throughout Fairytale Kingdom. Is this tale a classic or is it bound for the used book bin?
The official Super Street Fighter IV website has updated and a trailer showcasing the new modes has been unearthed.
How does Capcom keep making Street Fighter relevant? By adding everything the fans wanted, of course!
We’ve just received word from our good friends at Capybara Games that Critter Crunch will be hitting the EU/AUS PSN Store on November 19th.
If you’re into the critter eating, rainbow barfing, cute little Biggs, then this is the game for you.
The title is 100% true if all you care about on a Thursday night is a decent PlayStation Store update to spend money on and get free stuff from. Tonight we get both.
Price drops? Check. PSone classics? Check. Demos? Check. Free add-ons? Check. Cool videos and freakin’ sweet themes? Check.
Big Ben here (pictured), ready to tell you all about the self proclaimed ‘sucky’ PlayStation Store update of the week.
Although they tried to make it up to us by dropping the hell out of certain games for a limited time, it pretty much looks like any regular old European update. Not that big.
DICE announced today that a Battlefield Bad Company 2 beta will be launching exclusively on the PlayStation 3 from November 19th.
The game will be releasing in March but very soon you will get the chance to play.
This week on the Homerun we will cover the new content to arrive for PlayStation Home in Europe and North America.
So keep reading for this week’s injection of news and views of what’s new in Sony’s online world.
If you’re playing Tekken 6 right now, you most likely noticed that the online play is atrocious at the moment. Well, Namco noticed that too and they have finally responded to the cries of the community.
Some owners of Demon’s Souls have been making it known that the official strategy guide that comes with the Deluxe Edition has been fading unusually.
Don’t worry though, Atlus is here to save the day (again)!
Codemasters has announced a title update and downloadable content for their latest first-person shooter.
Although we are not huge fans of this game, the developers are releasing a patch to address some of the issues with the title.
Breaking news everyone, the major Xbox Live and PC game Braid has been dated for the PlayStation Network.
Jonathan Blow’s game will be arriving on the 12th of November in North America, and then in Europe soon after.
If you log into the PSN Store and check out the video section, you’ll be greeted by a ton of new and exciting content, courtesy of newly formed partnerships between some of the biggest studios around.
MLB, LucasFilm Ltd., and Image Entertainment are just a few of those that will make their latest videos available through the US PSN Store. Be sure to show your support and download what they have to offer.
Sony and Pepsi have teamed up to deliver drinkers of the Cola brand free copies of Uncharted 1 and 2, plus a PlayStation 3!
You also have the chance to win just Uncharted 2: Among Thieves or the first comic episode.
During Eurogamer Expo in London last week, the wonderful people at Relentless Software allowed us 90 minutes of hands-on time to take their first self-published title, Blue Toad Murder Files, for a full spin.
We managed to get through the entire first episode of the forthcoming whodunnit-em-up. So how does the game stack up? And did we manage to pick the right suspect?
Aditya from the Shoryuken forums just posted some scans from the latest Famitsu magazine and it reveals the return of bonus stages in SSFIV! Not only that but the scans also give insight to some of the new online features.
Details are still being translated by the awesome people at SRK, so as more information becomes available, we’ll keep you updated.
UDON has done some really great artwork for the Street Fighter franchise and they just unleashed footage of their unused intro from SSFIITHDR.
Sony has announced the “Must Have” blockbuster movies that will be making their way onto the launch of the video store for European users.
The store, which will be available on both the PS3 and PSPgo, is expected to launch this month.
Sony is going promotion crazy, and why not with big exclusives like Uncharted 2 and Ratchet and Clank: A Crack in Time?
But they are now taking over the UK with a tour across the country in several massive shopping centres.
Media Molecule has announced that they will be celebrating the one year anniversary of LittleBigPlanet.
Yup, it has already been a year since the day we brought Sackboy home and unleashed hours upon hours of fun on our PS3s.