Snow scuppers new DICE game launch
According to VG247, EA were due to showcase a new console-only DICE game at an event in the UK today.
However, the event has been cancelled due to the snow. Whilst this site is not the place to rant about the fact that the UK goes to pot after 2-3 inches of the cold white stuff, it is a shame that we’ll have to wait to find out what EA have up their thermal sleeves.
This Week In Rock Band – Pretend to be a Thin Nikko Benatar
This week in Rock Band brings you all the tracks, packs or albums that you will be able to purchase for your favorite band simulator this Thursday (groupies not included but highly recommended).
Thin Lizzy have a new live CD, and Rock Band has a three pack to celebrate. It’s an all out 70′s attack this week, classic singles from The Pretenders and Pat Benatar compliment Rock Band’s stellar DLC lineup. There’s also this Nikko fella crashing the party but don’t mind him, we’ll have the road crew straighten him up in no time.
Did You Miss Saturday’s UFC Superfight? Take a Digital Next-Gen Peek
Color us impressed. UFC fighters are not the only ones accurately depicted with great graphical detail; corner men, referees, ring girls and even the TV crew are too. The audience doesn’t look bad either.
Joining UFC champions Georges “Rush” St. Pierre and “The Prodigy” B.J. Penn are GSP’s trainer and corner man Greg Jackson, referee Mario Yamasaki, and Octagon Girl Edith Labelle among others.
New X-Blades screenshots; no butts about it
You might have remembered last week when we posted screenshots of the upcoming X-Blades, featuring the lovely Ayumi and her…umm…assets. There is nothing cheeky about this set. Instead, this new back of shots show off her other assets; I’m talking about the swords here folks, along with some interesting looking demons. Hit the jump for the rest of the pictures…
CellFactor: Psychokinetic Wars is coming to PSN (along with snack sausages)
Two news videos about CellFactor: Psychokinetic Wars made their appearance on the net today.
For those of you that are not aware of the CellFactor universe, let me enlighten you. CellFactor:Psychokinetic Wars is a fast-paced first-person multiplayer shooter. The player has to choose his side in the battle of technology vs. humanity.
Killzone 2 demo this Thursday on EU Store
Good news today! For all of you that have yet had the chance to try out Killzone 2 which is probably most of you, you’re in luck!
According to D+PAD, they have had confirmation that the demo for Killzone 2 will be hitting the EU PlayStation store on Thursday.
Flower to cost Â£6.29 this Thursday
The unique game, Flower, brought to you by the people behind the popular title flOw will be releasing their title on Thursday with a decent price of Â£6.29.
Cuboid: A Most Puzzling Conundrum
You never would have guessed it but Cuboid is quite addicting. There is great satisfaction when you move that block into position and hear the winning chime. Some of the more difficult puzzles, the later ones on Expert, can take upwards of twenty minutes each. Yikes! That’s what I call dedication. Of course, it’s going to be different for everyone but it definitely takes some thought and pre-planing if you want to get the best score.
PS3 Attitude’s Most Wanted Games of 2009
We’ve gathered the troops and rated each and every one of the 222 games currently planned for the PS3 this year. After some voodoo mathematics and some bizarre stares at the results, the cream has truly risen to the top. Check out PS3 Attitude’s Most Wanted Games of 2009.
Why My Dear Delusional Dark Knight, Watch This Trailer
Just listen how perfect Batman and The Joker sound. This game is on PS3 Attitude’s radar on voice talent alone. And from the credentials of the game’s writer, we are feeling strongly about the story too. If the team at Rocksteady Studios can do to the rest of the game what they did to the voice casting and writing, we are confident that this will be the best Batman game ever created.
Home has a new Extension built
Home has had a few new fautures added since we were last in. Hit the jump and find out what’s been going on in the much-maligned Home on the PS3.
Retro Enough For You? Sonic’s Ultimate Genesis Collection
Sega are feeling a bit nostalgic too, Sonic’s Ultimate Genesis Collection is coming at you like an azure erinaceinae February 10th. Known as SEGA Mega Drive Ultimate Collection and releasing 20 February in Europe, this stockpile of classics from the golden age of videogames may very well have one or two of your favorite SEGA franchises (Sonic anyone?).
Take a look at the 40+ game list and at some colorful screenshots to refresh your memory. We may go as far back as 1980, bring your members only jacket.
3 new Need For Speed titles announced
Just when you thought it was all finished. According to PSU, EA have announced three brand new Need For Speed titles to cover every platform despite rumours that the franchise had been scrapped following disappointing sales of Undercover.
David Reeves talks to Eurogamer
SCEE president David Reeves has been speaking to Eurogamer about all things PS3.
The discussion includes hardware sales, price cuts and why he thinks the PS3 will always remain the most expensive console on the market.
Are Sony the smart ones in this console race?
Thereâ€™s no doubt that Sony has made mistakes this generation such as underestimating both Microsoft and Nintendo. Another mistake is relying too much on the brand image and not pumping out enough marketing.
However if you have a look at the bigger picture I think Sony are the smart ones in this console race, and I’m going to tell you why…
Announcing our latest writer
Please give a warm welcome and a comforting hot drink (with cookies) to our latest writer, ‘whoelse’.
Whoelse joins PS3 Attitude as a Contributor and will be adding his unique view on the wonderful world of the PlayStation 3 as we take PS3 Attitude through 2009.
Whoelse describes himself as an avid gamer who has a passion for all things PlayStation. He loves his iPod Touch too, and his favourite vegetable is sweetcorn, “because it’s tasty, especially compared to peas… I hate peas!”.