1w ago - Following up on the previous update, today PlayStation 3 developer facanferff has made available a Quickstart to PS3 Plugin Development in Showtime with details below.
To quote: Since a long time ago, some users have requested me to write a tutorial so they could create their own Showtime plugins. This is an initial attempt to it, I hope you like. If I make some mistake, I'm sorry, I'm not a teacher.
6w ago - Sony Computer Entertainment Canada Marketing Manager Andrew Ho announced today that Canada is getting an Azure Blue PS3 and NHL14 Bundle for $249.
Below are the details, to quote: What do Canadians love more than maple syrup and poutine? Hockey, obviously. This is why Sony Computer Entertainment Canada is hoping to capture the hearts of passionate Canadian hockey fans and gamers with a new hardware bundle just for the Canadian market!
Get ready for an exclusive bundle which includes an "Azurite" blue PS3 console with a 250GB hard drive, a matching blue DualShock 3 controller, and a copy of EA Sports' NHL14, all for just $249.99.
This Canadian bundle is available exclusively at EB Games retail and online stores starting this week, and available at most major electronics retailers starting mid-November. What are you waiting for Canadians? Grab your toques and head out and grab one, eh.
15w ago - Following up on the previous updates, today PlayStation 3 developer facanferff has made available an update to the Showtime PS3 Plugin TMDB (The Movie DataBase) bringing it to version 1.2.5 followed by v1.3 with the changes below.
To quote: A new version for Showtime Plugin TMDb is now available and adds some features that many users have been asking since day 1.
Please read carefully the changelog and the Important information section as both help you get a better experience in Showtime.
Add: View Collection images option in movie view
Add: View images option in movie view
Add: "Search in Showtime" option in movie view (thanks Buksa)
Enhancement: Improve some design aspects (makes images fit better for different screens)
Enhancement: In "Director" field in movie view show all directors instead of just one
Add: TMDb item menu option (it allows users to see a movie view from any video, including offline videos or anything else)
16w ago - Today the previous PlayStation 3 rumors have been confirmed as a new flash-based 12GB PS3 console has been spotted on retailer shelves in both the US and Canada for $199.
Below are the details, to quote: "Following its release in Europe last year, the heavily rumored Flash-based PlayStation 3 is now on sale in the United States and Canada, The Verge has confirmed.
Sony's first low-storage model of the venerable console is now on shelves at Best Buy selling for $199.99. It's also available for sale at Canadian retailer Future Shop.
Sony had resisted selling a lower-capacity console in light of its emphasis on digital game and media downloads, even though Microsoft has always offered a low-storage Xbox 360. Both systems support adding additional storage through USB."
Finally, from Sony Hardware Associate Brand Marketing Manager Crystal MacKenzie:
At PlayStation, we want to provide the best place to play. That’s why today, we are pleased to announce the North American launch of our brand new PS3 12GB System for $199.99 (MSRP). This new 12GB system is the perfect way to play exclusive titles found only on PlayStation*, and to get access to the entertainment services offered through...
26w ago - Sega of America Associate Brand Manager Aaron Webber announced news today confirming Hatsune Miku's North American debut in Project Diva F on PS3 this August!
To quote: Today, SEGA is proud to announce that Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F is headed West! The game will arrive this August on both PlayStation 3 and Playstation Network in North America!
Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F is a rhythm game featuring 38 unique songs, including popular tracks like Tell Your World and Black Rock Shooter.
Players can create and share their own Miku videos in "Edit Mode", and can customize the popular diva with over 90 different costumes and accessories. Being the first console game released for the franchise in the West, Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F will include all of the updated graphics, additional songs, and features of the Japanese version.
Hatsune Miku is the world's most popular digital singer, produced by Crypton Future Media, INC. Her popularity continues to increase in the West and she has over 950,000 dedicated English speaking fans on Facebook.
In 2011, she packed the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles for her first ever Western...