Article Archive for May 2010
Alpha Protocol is finally going to be released!
If you haven’t noticed yet, the NA PS Store Updates have been moved to Tuesdays. It’s weird isn’t it? It’s clearly just a day change because the content for this week is pretty meh.
Due to the Spring Fever Sale, Warhawk and SOCOM Confrontation are now $14.99. The Coldfront DLC for SOCOM is also half priced. If you haven’t picked up Warhawk yet, please do. It’s a great game.
Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West is the lone downloadable game this week. You would think that there would be a demo, but that’s just not the case. Instead, the demo for UFC Undisputed 2010 is now available to everyone. Go break some faces!
Everything else is pretty much DLC. The Stimulus Package for Modern Warfare 2 finally hit the PSN for the questionable price of $14.99. There’s free DLC for Record of Agarest War and a bunch of songs for Rock Band.
After the outrage against Activision for raising the RRP for Modern Warfare 2 last year, it looks like the same will happen with Call of Duty: Black Ops.
Despite MW2s high price tag, the game sold extremely well so perhaps it is not surprising that all signs in the UK at least are pointing for a similar treatment for the next Call of Duty.
Naughty Bear is launching an all out campaign in the UK to become Britain’s next Prime Minister and he wants your support.
In his Manifesto he outlines three major points:
1. Naughty Bear must be invited to all parties and social gatherings
2. Bring back Capital Defluffing for Bears that break the law
3. The right to Bear Arms
With only a few days left until election, he needs all the help he can get. Here’s how to join his campaign.
The official GameStation Twitter account has sent out a cautionary message today regarding another GameStation account that is claiming to be selling BETA codes to desperate gamers.
The Internet can be a wonderful thing sometimes. Just having a quick browse around uncovered a beautiful piece of fan service for the sublime game Valkyria Chronicles.
It’s called (Valkyria Chronicles) Development Artworks, and puts all other art books to shame!
Gran Turismo creator Kazunori Yamauch has been speaking about the current state of the much delayed Gran Turismo 5.
Please just release the game – please!
After what feels like an eternity of waiting, the final two chapters of the GTA IV story have been released for the PS3.
Despite rumours and speculation since the exclusivity was announced that the episodes would still one day release on a system other than the Xbox 360, we still find it hard to believe that we actually have a copy in our hands.
What would you consider to be a highlight in your gaming month? Would it be that sequel to your favourite triple-A game or some surprise new IP that’s redefining its genre? If so, April wasn’t good for you.
Sony is now offering American PS3 users the chance to purchase an official extended service plan.
Not everyone is happy with the conditions though.
John Day, the producer of Toy Story 3: The Video Game has been chatting to the PlayStation Blog about what we can expect from the upcoming release.
Will this be the movie tie-in that actually works?
Fan of RPGs? Like cute anime characters? If so, you’ll probably be interested in Atelier Rorona.
The UK games market’s weekly value has slumped to its lowest level in four years.
What could be the cause?
It seems that someone has put a rocket up Square Enix – as they have announced that development on the PSN version of Final Fantasy IX is now complete.
That was so quick even Superman had to do a double take!
The new soundtrack for Final Fantasy XIII features unreleased music.
The latest in a series of developer diaries for upcoming PS Move titles has been posted on the US PlayStation Blog. This one features the team from Supermassive Games talking about Move Party.
The debut trailer for Test Drive Unlimited 2 has been released showcasing what this game will have to offer: girls in bikinis and fast cars in exotic locations.
The game releases this September and this trailer is the first proper glimpse we have of the new game.
Just in case exclusive racer mods and Ratchet and Clank’s Girlfriends wasn’t enough, Nate Fox and friends from Sucker Punch have recreated Empire City from inFamous in ModNation Racers!
The first piece of downloadable content was released this week for Just Cause 2, and if you have yet to make your mind up whether it is worth your money, we have a new trailer for you to help make your mind up.