NVA receives priceless donations; prototype EyeToy and Rock Band peripherals
The UKâ€™s official National Videogame Archive (NVA) has received their first donations of historic videogaming peripherals from Sony and Harmonix.
Donated at this yearâ€™s GameCity festival in Nottingham SCEE has given the NVA the very first EyeToy camera prototype and Harmonix has given a prototype drum kit and guitar from Rock Band.
UK PS3 charts: CoD WaW leads the race
Even though CoD WaW sales fell 51%, it managed to maintain the fist place of the British charts – according to Chart Track – . With so many games coming out this period, it’s natural to see many ups and downs in games sales. The battle is harsh and only the strongest survive.
So without further delays, here are Chart Track’s UK charts for week ending November 22nd.
Click through to see the Top 10…
PS3 Attitude’s Holiday Wish List
The holidays are approaching rapidly and all of us at PS3 Attitude Towers would like to share with you what’s on our wish list – just in case it helps you with yours.
We’ve got a wide variety of games, accessories, and more that range from the expensive (Rock Band 2) to the affordable (PlayStation Dualshock 3). If you are having trouble shopping for that gamer in the family or just want to see what’s hot this year than you are in the right place.
SSFIITHDR Getting The MM9 Treatment
Super Street Fighter II HD Remix is getting its own special edition press kit cleverly dubbed the Super Turbo Hyper Champion Special Edition Pack. Hit the link for details.
WDPS3ARTW? Week ending 23rd November
In a new regular feature, shamelessly ripped off from the weekly Reading List at the Official PlayStation Blog, we answer one important question; What Did PS3 Attitude Read This Week? – or WDPS3ARTW? (catchy, huh?)…
God of War III Shown – Minds Blown
God of War III is coming but who’s seen it in action? Well, original creator David Jaffe has and reckons it could be the best looking game yet.
The return of the 4 letter titles; DiRT 2 announced
Remember Colin McRae: DiRT? The one with the awesome replay angles? Got it? Right.
Codemasters announced a sequel to the title. Its name; what else? DiRT 2. It seems that Codies are once again using the 4 letter title pattern just as they have done with Fuel and Grid. Of course, they’re not forgetting the recently deceased Scottish WRC Champion Colin McRae. Apparently, the game will be titled Colin McRae: DiRT 2; just like the first one, only with an extra 2.
The Fortune’s Pack Announced for Far Cry 2
Announced today from Ubisoft is upcoming downloadable content for Far Cry 2 entitled The Fortune’s Pack. What goodies await us? There are toys for both the single player and multiplayer experience including weapons, vehicles, and …
Criterion reveal ‘fastest car in Burnout Paradise’
Following the recent tradition of revealing new Burnout Paradise news every Friday, Criterion have announced their latest addition to the car roster – the Carson Extreme Hotrod.
Details are skant at present, since the car is due for release in 2009, but we do know a few things about it already. And the sheer speed of this thing is one of those things we know.
Bionic Commando Studio “Terminated”
GRIN studios wants your shoes, your boots AND your motorcycle with the announcement that they’ll be developing the game based on new Termination movie Salvation.