Magic Ball smashing its way to PSN today
If you are a fan of breakout games then you are going to love Magic Ball, an exclusive PSN game brought by the same people who brought us Cuboid. Touting almost 50 levels, local and online multiplayer, and even trophies; Magic Ball is looking to be a steal at $9.99.
Home to get User Content clothing with PS3 Dress ?
Japanese users get access to Dress, an apparel creation tool with every sign indicating it will help make Home a much more diversified place. Will the application turn Home into a more interesting environment with variety and choice? We’ll have to wait for the proposed integration between the two products but we have high hopes.
ThreeSpeech to give Lara Croft away
Don’t worry – she’s not getting married.
Our friends at ThreeSpeech have a great competition going right now. When you enter, you’ll be added to the list of people who could walk away with one of two copies of Tomb Raider: Underworld.
Not content with just getting the game for free? You’ll be pleased to hear that both copies have been signed by model Keeley Hawes, the voice of Lara Croft.
More good SF4 news
The clue is in the title, really. We have more good news about SF4. But I’m not about to tell you here. Oh no. Go see! Before it is too late and it’s gone… (that’s a clue, btw!)
Mirror’s Edge DLC Out Late January
Come January 29, you will be able to download the DLC time trial pack for Mirror’s Edge. You can own all maps for the price of $10 (Â£6.90) and for those of you who feel that is a bit pricey, remember, PS3 owners get an exclusive map for free. That’s right, nada!
Fallout 3 patch out now
Bethesda gifts us a new host of Fallout 3 improvements in the form of Release 188.8.131.52
At 47MB it’s a steal considering it fixes numerous crashes and the rare instance of dead NPCs coming back to life. When we kill something at PS3 Attitude we insist that it stays DEAD so this is fantastic news.
New games announced: Call of Juarez prequel and AionGuard
We knew this was going to happen. Just when we finish off the Games of 2009 list – two more come along to ruin the party. The West is about to get wilder with a Call of Juarez prequel and Avalanche unveil their secret two-year project – AionGuard.
Killzone 2 – PlayStation Official Magazine UK gives it a 9
Killzone 2 is one of those titles that is making us all very excited.
Whilst you’ll have to wait for PS3 Attitude’s review and hands-on impressions, PlayStation Official Magazine UK have weighed in with their review, and it doesn’t disappoint.
‘What if…?’ Home Edition
It is fair to say that Sony’s Home project has not got off to the peachiest of starts. But what would you do with an empty Home space? Click through for our thoughts and then tell us yours in the comments.
Play TV Updates to 1.02
The 1.02 update for PlayTV is out and does… not all that much, really. Take the jump for the full details. Particularly if you’re a fan of subtle comedy references…
Have Square Enix got it wrong?
“Dear Square Enix; I’m confused. And if I’m confused then maybe others are confused. And confusion – let me remind you – is the enemy of game sales.
You see, you have so many RPG titles coming out in 2009 for the PlayStation 3, I really don’t know which way to turn and what to buy…”
Lara Croft to get an extreme makeover?
It seems that Tomb Raider: Underworld’s poor sales (1.5 million copies; and counting), may have led Eidos to make some decisions about the future of the Tomb Raider franchise.
Is Lara’s starlight fading? Read the full article to find out.
X-Men Origins Wolverine site launches with exclusive 3D image
www.uncaged.com launches with some exclusive information about Activision’s X-Men Origins Wolverine game including a purty 3D image of Wolverine in mid-flight. About to slice and dice some unfortunate no doubt. Check out the full article for more details about the new site.
Street Fighter IV extravaganza
Everything is about Street Fighter IV these days! Characters’ pictures, new peripherals and collector’s editions, just one month before its release.
Continuing the trend, Capcom recently released a set of screenshots that feature Rose (my personal favourite). A video featuring gameplay footage was also released, featuring Rose and Gen.
SOCOM Confrontation 1.30 Update Live – Needs Updating Though
The long awaited 1.30 patch for SOCOM Confrontation went live January 9th. A myriad of issues were addressed and some requested features were added.
In order to resolve one of the more important issues with Confrontation, incorrect player stat tracking, all player statistics were wiped clean during the update process. All was supposed to be well, the 1.30 update was the golden ticket to a smooth SOCOM experience.
Or so we thought.
First Ever WWE SmackDown vs. Raw DLC Packs PS3 Exclusives
You may have seen the first ever WWE Smackdown vs. Raw DLC pack hit the PS Store last Thursday. What you may not know is that us lucky PS3 owners got some exclusive content for being loyal SmackDown fans since the PS1 days.
Even if you joined the SmackDown express during the PS2 era or even just now on the PS3, THQ wants to let you know that we are their favorites by adding five exclusives to the DLC pack, including two lovely WWE Divas in Christmas getups. Rawr.