Article Archive for August 2013
Sony has revealed its lineup for September’s PlayStation Plus additions to the Instant Game Collection for North America, and they include Resident Evil, ICO, and Rayman among others.
Rockstar Games has released a new trailer for upcoming blockbuster title Grand Theft Auto V.
Although it only clocks in at just over a minute, they’ve managed to pack in a lot of excellent looking content.
A new multiplayer mode called ‘Interrogation’ will be part of a new patch update for The Last of Us, Naughty Dog announced today via Kotaku. Said to be the biggest update for the game so far, version 1.03 will also tweak various aspects of the multiplayer experience.
Ubisoft has announced that Rayman Legends on Vita has been delayed for some last minute polishing.
Legends has faced a few delays since its announcement and even with the release right around the corner, it can’t escape delays.
2K and Gearbox has announced that Borderlands 2, with it’s plentiful DLC, will be receiving a Game of the Year edition.
All Season Pass content is available and will be included in the package.
XSEED Games has announced that they’ll be publishing Ys: Memories of Celceta, known as Foliage Ocean in Celceta in Japan, in North America later this year.
Sadly, there is no word on whether or not there will be a European release yet.
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, the latest MMO and installment in the hugely popular Final Fantasy series, released only earlier this week to have its sales halted.
This is due to current players facing difficulties getting online and immensely long wait times.
With the PS3A team back together, it was business as usual this week; by which I mean DolphGB played The Last of Us and MitchJay played Persona 4 Golden. Being the less predictable members of the team, it was up to Majiesto and me to inject some diversity into this week’s PlayTime, which we achieved with Killzone: Mercenary, Bit.Trip Runner2, BioShock Infinite and Saints Row IV.
PlayStation Plus is Sony’s unique membership service that offers its users access to full retail games through its Instant Game Collection, early invites to upcoming beta programs, discounts on newly released titles, and more for as little as £11.99 for three months and £39.99 for one year.
PS3 users wanting a challenge should look no further than the upcoming Dark Souls II beta coming this fall. Announced by Namco Bandai and FromSoftware, the closed beta will begin on October 5, 2013 and be available to select North American and European fans exclusively on the PlayStation Network.
Bit.Trip Presents… Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien is the ingeniously named sequel to Bit.Trip Runner; an endless running game that originally launched in May 2010, as part of the Bit.Trip series on WiiWare. Three years later, developer Gaijin Games has granted our wish and brought their latest game to the European PS Store, but can it match the heights of its predecessor?
During yesterday’s conference, Sony described the PlayStation 4’s launch line-up as bigger and better than anything they’ve done previously. We personally thought the Vita’s was pretty strong but, having seen the list, we have to agree with Sony.
Sony’s Gamescom press conference began with Shuhei Yoshida, President of SCE Worldwide Studios, walking out onto the stage, sitting down in an armchair, and playing on his PlayStation 4. It was a neat way to show off the PS4’s user interface, which as you’d imagine is slick, fast and oh so pretty.
Free-to-play games are all the rage these days, and now one of Sony’s most popular franchises is getting in on the action. That’s right; LittleBigPlanet Hub is coming to PS3 as a free-to-play title later this year.
Did you miss the livestream of Sony’s Gamescom 2013 press conference?
Well, don’t worry, because the kind folks at Sony have just uploaded the whole thing to YouTube. You can watch it at your leisure right here on PS3 Attitude, below.
In a surprise announcement during Sony’s Gamescom conference, it was been revealed that Gearbox Software’s critically acclaimed role-playing shooter, Borderlands 2, will be coming to PS Vita.
A truly ridiculous amount of indie games have been announced as coming to PlayStation platforms, many of which are launching as console exclusives.
Click the link to see a full list of all the indie titles that formed part of Sony’s Gamescom conference.
Did we mention there are quite a lot?
Sony has announced that the PlayStation 4 will launch on 15th November in North America and two weeks later, on 29th November, in Europe. The console will be arriving in 32 countries this year.
Sony’s PlayStation press conference for gamescom 2013 is set to begin in a few hours, and you can watch the livestream directly on PS3 Attitude. It’s set to begin at 6:00pm BST/7:00pm CET/ 10:00am PT/ 1:00pm ET and will last approximately three hours.