19w ago - Sony's Guy Richards of Developer Relations announced this weeks PlayStation Store indie PSN deals, which include Sky Fighter, Germinator, Lead and Gold and Worms Crazy Gold with details below.
To quote: Hey everyone, I'm excited to tell you about some more exciting discounts on PlayStation indie games! This round of indie game discounts will run on the PlayStation Store from July 31st till August 14th.
Sky Fighter by Creat Studios, Inc. € 3.99 / £ 3.19 - an additional 10% discount for PS Plus members
Join the elite Sky Fighter airborne squadron and engage the hostile enemy fleet in fast-paced, side-scrolling aerial combat. Sky Fighter has high-polished and eye-catching visuals, alongside a variety of fun single and multiplayer game modes! PS3 Only.
Germinator Bundle by Creat Studios, Inc. € 4.99 / £ 3.99 - an additional 10% discount for PS Plus members
Germinator is one of the most addictive puzzle gaming experiences on PlayStation. Crash germ bubbles into those of the same colour, combine and grow them until they explode in a splattering goop. Join the cleansing battle now on PS3 and PS Vita!
Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West by Paradox € 4.99 / £...
112w ago - Sony Associate Product Marketing Manager Sharon Kapitula has announced that Everybody Dance launches today, and shared a Party Play video with the 49ers Gold Rush cheerleaders below!
To quote: Everybody Dance, the ultimate party game for PlayStation 3, launches today! Now, with the power of PlayStation Move, you'll be able to dance alongside authentic music videos for 40 of your favorite hit tracks.
To celebrate the game's release, we're happy to unveil the latest addition to our Dancer Diaries video series - Party Play with the San Francisco 49ers Gold Rush cheerleaders!
A few weekends ago, we invited the squad over to PlayStation HQ for an Everybody Dance party. Check out the video for a glimpse of the 49ers Gold Rush showing off their best dance moves while playing Everybody Dance!
Spirits were high as the ladies played through several rounds of Everybody Dance's Party Play mode, which allows up to 20 people to compete in head to head dance-offs.
To get the party started, each dancer simply sets up their profile by taking a photo with the PlayStation Eye camera and then the game automatically matches players up and tracks their wins.
155w ago - PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen has revealed today that Lead & Gold: Gangs of the Wild West and Spyro the Dragon are coming to PlayStation Plus for subscribers.
To quote: Over these past six months, we have seen some great content introduced – from the DC Universe Online beta to the NHL GameCenter LIVE Application – that is expanding the offerings for all subscribers. Now we are looking to continue that trend through 2011 with new offerings.
In the first week of 2011, we are publishing three featured games, giving gamers a look at a classic, a throwback from 2010, and an exclusive mini from an indie developer. First, we'll be taking gamers back to Insomniac's second game ever developed for the PSone, Spyro the Dragon.
Take part in the first iteration of a classic franchise with a free download of the PSone classic. Also, we'll be offering a free download of Lead & Gold: Gangs of the Wild West, a third person multiplayer shooter set in the wild west.
Finally, we'll be offering Pipe Madness, a minis title developed by The Bearded Ladies Consulting (known for Landit Bandit), exclusive to PlayStation Plus subscribers for two weeks.
Also, for those looking for that special gift for your...
162w ago - Today Rich Taylor of the Entertainment Software Association has shared the following PSA via PlayStation Blog on the effort to help protect video games.
To quote: Today, the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments in the case of Schwarzenegger v. EMA/ Entertainment Software Association. They'll decide whether a California law, which would restrict the sale of "violent" computer and video games, is constitutional.
What does this mean to you, PlayStation fans?
This case could have huge implications for the industry. No one is sure what counts as a "violent" game, so the California law would suppress game developers' imagination and right to self-expression. It would also prohibit retailers from selling the games that might be perfectly legal, "just in case."
It could mean an environment where "God of War" is banned from retail shelves, but the sometimes violent written works detailing Greek myths are still available on bookstores shelves and taught in classrooms.
It's a slippery slope, and the California law is similar to what Congress tried to do to comic books over fifty years ago. In a letter of support for video games, comic book legend...
177w ago - European Product Manager Elliott Linger has confirmed today as part of a Comic-Con 2010 announcement that Mark Hamill and Kevin Conroy will lead an all-star voice cast for DC Universe Online on Sony's PS3 entertainment system.
To quote: As hype builds in preparation for San Diego Comic Con in North America, we'll be updating the EU PlayStation.Blog with a raft of DC Universe Online news over the coming week.
And where better to start than with the confirmation that two fan favorites and top notch VO veterans will provide voices for the upcoming action MMO. Check out the below from SOE:
Sony Online Entertainment LLC (SOE) announced today that two of animation's most well-known talents lead a triple-A cast of voice actors in providing their skills for the upcoming online action game, DC Universe™ Online.
Mark Hamill (Batman: Arkham Asylum, Batman: The Animated Series) will once again voice The Joker, while Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series, Justice League Unlimited, Batman: Arkham Asylum) brings to life everyone's favorite dark knight, Batman.
"We're excited that not only will Mark and Kevin bring their talent back to the DC Universe...