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Sony patents ad break method for interactive content
Friday, 25 May, 2012 – 13:59 | 3 Comments
Sony patents ad break method for interactive content

NeoGAF forumites are an observant bunch, at least one of them is. Yesterday contributor OnQ123 posted a link to a Sony patent designed to pause a game for an advert. You can read all about it here.

Shadow of the Colossus movie in development with Sony Pictures
Friday, 25 May, 2012 – 13:56 | One Comment
Shadow of the Colossus movie in development with Sony Pictures

Sony Pictures and Josh Trank, director of sleeper-hit Chronicle, have teamed up to make a live-action adaptation of the classic Shadow of the Colossus.

Writers are currently being interviewed to help create what will hopefully be a true-to-source video game movie.

Lollipop Chainsaw zombies to be let loose at MCM Expo, London
Thursday, 24 May, 2012 – 23:19 | Comments Off
Lollipop Chainsaw zombies to be let loose at MCM Expo, London

Thinking about going to the MCM Expo in London this weekend? If so, make sure to brush up on your zombie survival skills unless you wish to be danced to death by a group of choreographed, cheerleading flesh eaters!

When Vikings Attack coming to PS3 and Vita as a Cross Purchase
Thursday, 24 May, 2012 – 21:36 | One Comment
When Vikings Attack coming to PS3 and Vita as a Cross Purchase

When Vikings Attack is a four-player action fighting game that plays similar to the playground game of dodgeball. The PlayStation 3 and Vita title will be a Cross Purchase, making the multiplayer much more accessible, even for your girlfriend.

Disney Interactive asks you to be Brave this Summer
Thursday, 24 May, 2012 – 19:29 | Comments Off
Disney Interactive asks you to be Brave this Summer

In theaters 22 June, Brave is the newest Disney/Pixar tale about Merida, a fiery haired girl in Scotland who chooses to make a bold change in her destiny. The licensed Disney Interactive game will follow the silver screen adventure with the addition of PlayStation Move controller support.

Far Cry 3 ‘Insane Edition’ announced for UK
Thursday, 24 May, 2012 – 13:00 | Comments Off
Far Cry 3 ‘Insane Edition’ announced for UK

Ubisoft has announced details concerning the contents of Far Cry 3′s Collector’s Edition, dubbed the “Insane Edition” to keep in line with the theme of the game – insanity.

Resistance: Burning Skies composers discuss making a AAA soundtrack for a handheld game
Thursday, 24 May, 2012 – 8:00 | One Comment
Resistance: Burning Skies composers discuss making a AAA soundtrack for a handheld game

Sony is determined to prove to the world that just because PS Vita is small, it doesn’t mean it can’t offer those big game experiences. This not only applies to controls, visuals and gameplay; sound also has a huge part to play.

PS3 Attitude caught up with Kevin Riepl and Jason Graves, composers on Resistance: Burning Skies, to discuss their approach to composing a score for a handheld game that befits a AAA PS3 blockbuster.

Capcom announces Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Collector’s Set
Wednesday, 23 May, 2012 – 19:17 | Comments Off
Capcom announces Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Collector’s Set

Not to be outdone by themselves year in and year out, Capcom has announced a repackaging of four Street Fighter games including a few extras in the Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Collector’s Set for PS3. Additionally, a global Street Fighter tournament will be held from July through the end of the “Year of the Dragon”.

Fighting and rhythm genres collide in Zen Studios’ KickBeat
Wednesday, 23 May, 2012 – 18:14 | 2 Comments
Fighting and rhythm genres collide in Zen Studios’ KickBeat

Zen Studios has officially revealed their latest game project and no, it’s not another pinball title. KickBeat, as the name suggests, blends martial arts fighting with the music rhythm genre to create something entirely different and will be coming exclusively to the PS Vita later this year.

DmC release date announced with new details on Kat
Wednesday, 23 May, 2012 – 14:46 | Comments Off
DmC release date announced with new details on Kat

DmC – Devil May Cry, the next instalment in the hugely popular Devil May Cry franchise, will see a simultaneous release in Europe and North America for PlayStation 3 on January 15th, 2013.

Super Monkey Ball Banana Splitz comes to Vita on 23 October with online multiplayer
Tuesday, 22 May, 2012 – 23:23 | Comments Off
Super Monkey Ball Banana Splitz comes to Vita on 23 October with online multiplayer

Super Monkey Ball games have graced many new handheld launch lineups but the Vita was not one of them. As it turns out, Banana Splitz is officially landing on 23 October. Sporting lots of what you’d expect and plenty of Vita-specific gameplay. Will you still be interested in bananas during pumpkin season?

Your Vita will make you a Smart As…
Tuesday, 22 May, 2012 – 8:22 | 2 Comments
Your Vita will make you a Smart As…

The shortage of games for the PlayStation Vita is going to end in due time. Evidence of this is shown in the latest trailer for a very polished new brain training game called Smart As… Set to tickle your grey matter in more ways than one this fall.

PS3A PlayTime – week of 14 May, 2012
Monday, 21 May, 2012 – 19:57 | 3 Comments
PS3A PlayTime – week of 14 May, 2012

You play games and, this may surprise you, so do we. The PS3 Attitude team is always hard at work writing the fabulous posts you enjoy reading so much. So how do we find the time to play the games we love? Better yet, what have we been playing?

Aliens: Colonial Marines gets a worldwide release date and new trailer
Monday, 21 May, 2012 – 16:33 | One Comment
Aliens: Colonial Marines gets a worldwide release date and new trailer

Originally planned for release later this year, SEGA’s Aliens; Colonial Marines has finally been given a more concrete worldwide release date; 12 February 2013. Hopefully the release date sticks this time around, and fans won’t have to wait any longer to choose between Marines or Xenomorphs.

Velocity – PS3 Attitude Mini Review
Sunday, 20 May, 2012 – 22:03 | One Comment
Velocity – PS3 Attitude Mini Review

Well, isn’t this a neat mini surprise? As is often the case with the Minis, I was content to let Velocity slip through my net. Let’s face it, there isn’t a shortage of them and most aren’t worth more than a fleeting glance. However, Velocity has received some rave reviews and some much wiser people than me have highly recommended it, so I thought, “Why not?”

[UPDATE] Pure Chess calls “checkmate” in the US on 29 May
Saturday, 19 May, 2012 – 20:44 | 2 Comments
[UPDATE] Pure Chess calls “checkmate” in the US on 29 May

The Deep Blue program may have been the first computer program to conquer the World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov in 1997. But Pure Chess was developed with the help of a modern day Grand Master. Do you think you have what it takes to be a Grand Master?

Sly Cooper: Thieves In Time simultaneous launch on PS3 and PS Vita
Saturday, 19 May, 2012 – 8:13 | One Comment
Sly Cooper: Thieves In Time simultaneous launch on PS3 and PS Vita

Sly Cooper: Thieves In Time is the newest adventure coming from Sanzaru Games, the team behind the Sly Cooper Collection. Set to come exclusively to the PlayStation 3, until now. Featuring enhanced motion controls and front/rear touch support, Sly Cooper: Thieves In Time is also coming to PS Vita.

DUST 514 closed beta registration now open, a little
Saturday, 19 May, 2012 – 8:11 | Comments Off
DUST 514 closed beta registration now open, a little

Thank goodness for the advent of email, so all of us eager PS3 gamers the world over can get our Dust 514 beta registration on. Registration for the closed beta is officially open to the public for a short period of time. Select Eve Online players and Eve Fanfest attendees will get in first, while the rest of us now have a shimmer of hope.

Dev diary: what will you be fighting in Sorcery?
Friday, 18 May, 2012 – 12:42 | Comments Off
Dev diary: what will you be fighting in Sorcery?

Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve learnt all about Sorcery’s technology, main characters and sound design. Now it’s time to take a look at the creatures you’ll be fighting against, in Sony and The Workshop’s final developer diary for the game.