Article Archive for April 2010
When Sony announced the PlayStation 3 Slim, we expect it to be lighter, smaller and easier to move around. What we didn’t expect was that the PS3 would become a trusted travel accessory. Well now it could, thanks to a fancy new LCD screen created by Hori.
Many people claim that retail giant GAME is evil – but they may just be right if comments by GameStation general manager Steve Wind-Mozley are anything to go by.
It’s too late – they own you now.
The Super Street Fighter IV developer blog has updated. This time we learn about the changes made to Guile, Dhalsim, Balrog, Vega, Sagat, and M. Bison.
Blacklight: Tango Down may look like some futuristic war zone but it is actually closer to reality than one might think. Ignition Entertainment have stated that the game is “Science Fact, not Science Fiction.”
Much of the technology featured in the game is actually based on stuff currently in development. The only difference is that in the game, everything is widely available whereas it’s just coming to light in real life.
You may think Team Attitude has travelled back in time to play some time warped related April Fools joke here – alas this is not the case.
Games are now being blamed for causing rotting teeth. Seriously.
Twitter? Prizes? Well, it is Tuesday, and you know what that means don’t you?
Yes, today and repeating every Tuesday, PS3 Attitude becomes PSFree Attitude, where we give away great prizes to you, our delectable readers, via the medium of Twitter.
The busy beavers at Creat studios are at it again as they announce the PlayStation Mini – Freekscape: Escape From Hell.
So what’s it all about?
It seems that developers have cottoned on to the power of Twitter when used as a free marketing tool.
Eagle eyed gamers scan relevant Twitter feeds waiting to pounce on any hint of announced.
So what does Square Enix have to say?
The Super Street Fighter IV ad campaign has just begun.
Shinji Mikami, the legendary games developer, the man behind Resident Evil, Devil May Cry, and the hotly anticipated Vanquish, has admitted that he was given “too much freedom” during the production of God Hand.
Rockstar UK general manager Neil Stephen has claimed that Red Dead Redemption is the company’s most ambitious game yet – even more ambitious than Grand Theft Auto IV.
Some new footage from Gran Turismo 5 has been leaked. The video, which shows a replay of a race between the magnificent McLaren F1 and other cars, really demonstrates Gran Turismo 5′s spectacular graphics.
You may ask, what does five years of development and a $60m budget give you? The answer can be seen in this footage; a game that actually looks realer than real.
A feature on Qore regarding the PS3′s 3D-enabling firmware update has led to reports that Killzone 2 will be getting a 3D update. Sony have since denied these reports.
Peter Dille, head of marketing at Sony Computer Entertainment America, has been speaking to the Financial Times about the “it only does everything” marketing campaign. Sony’s research show that customers still struggle to understand just what the PS3 is capable of. This is partly down to the White Room campaign that was too “inclusive” according to Dille. They hope this new approach will go some way to enlighten the masses.
This summer, Sony plan to roll out a patch that will allow the PS3 to produce stereoscopic 3D images, but Tameen Antoniades, co-founder of Ninja Theory – the team behind Heavenly Sword and the upcoming Enslaved – has warned that the quality will be “limited” this generation.
This week’s US PSN Video Store update brings UFC and V straight to your PS3 and TV. Hmm, what other acronyms can fit into one sentence? How about it’s all in HD too?
On the film side of things, Sherlock Holmes is the heavy hitter this week. There’s also the strangely popular Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel and even a few fantastic Pixar Shorts available. Whatever you choose, we’re sure you’ll enjoy.
Mutinies. Hardware wars. Dying consoles. Tax laws. A month in the games industry can cover a variety of headline-catching topics, but these should never steal the attention away from the true stars of the industry – the games.
Welcome to the second edition of PS3 Attitude’s ‘Deals of the Week’ segment. Every Friday we deliver the best deals on PlayStation 3 games that we have discovered across the World Wide Web.
Reports are in from multiple sources that GAME.co.uk, GameStation.co.uk and allegedly Gameplay.co.uk has been selling ex-display stock as new – with some very unsatisfactory results.