77w ago - 2K Games Community Manager Ronnie Singh has announced alongside a video trailer that NBA 2K12 brings the Legends Showcase PS3 DLC to fans via PSN today.
To quote: Several weeks after launch, everyone is still talking about the NBA's Greatest Mode where we ask fans to play and debate the greatest NBA teams of all time. Some remarkable reviews have been pouring in, including a 9.5 out of 10 score from one IGN critic who said that NBA 2K12 "takes everything I love about last year and makes it better.
Then it takes nearly all the parts I didn't like and turns them awesome. Hey, other sports games, you just got schooled. Again." For those of you who don't have a copy of NBA 2K12, this is the perfect time to get in and take advantage of the all new DLC - Legends Showcase.
All the conversation about the greatest team of all time made us wonder about matching up the greatest players of all time, even taking that wonderfully fun My Player mode (which, as you can see from my stats, I can't get enough of) and facing off against the likes of our NBA 2K12 cover athletes Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, and Larry Bird along with current greats like Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Dwayne Wade, Kevin Durant, and more....
92w ago - Today SCEA Senior Vice President of Business Development Philip Rosenberg has announced that DirectTV and PlayStation are bringing the NFL Sunday Ticket to the PS3 console for American football fans.
To quote: Are you ready for some football!
We are excited to announce that PlayStation has partnered with DirecTV to bring its popular sports subscription service, NFL Sunday Ticket, to the PlayStation 3 game console.
PlayStation owners across the country will now have the opportunity to watch every out-of-market Sunday game on their PS3.
How do you get in the game? At the start of the season, viewers who do not currently have access to DIRECTV will be able to subscribe to NFL SUNDAY TICKET at the season price of $339.95.
Existing DIRECTV customers can access the service on their PS3 for an additional $50 and use the PS3 as an additional receiver for your home.
NFL SUNDAY TICKET is a DIRECTV-exclusive sports package that offers:
125w ago - Today two more studios, namely Fox and Universal, have signed on to bring PlayStation Network movies to PS3 and PSP console users beginning this coming January.
The news comes according to a report in the Nikkei newspaper, and to quote from Variety:
"Starting in January, Fox and Universal will join Sony and Disney in supplying pics online to users of Sony PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Portable machines for either unlimited-time purchase or limited-time rental.
The aim is to boost use of Sony game gear with popular Hollywood titles. The exact number and titles of the pics has yet to be announced."
183w ago - As a follow-up to our earlier article on news coming out of Sony's Media/Investor Conference is the following:
Sony intends to deliver PS3 3D Gaming in 2010 via Firmware Update.
According to the image from their Slide Presentation [PDF] below, 3D games will be released in line with Sony's 3D strategy and all PlayStation 3 consoles will be upgradeable via PS3 Firmware update to support 3D.
Needless to say, this should come as no surprise as several PS3 3D demos have been available over the last few months, including those from TGS 2009.