160w ago - Just under a month ago we first reported on LOVEFiLM, and now SCEE's UK Marketing Assistant Rose Pickard has announced that the streaming video service is officially available on PlayStation 3 today.
To quote: Great News for Film and TV Fans: from today. LOVEFiLM will be available on the XMB (Xross Media Bar) on internet-connected PS3s* in the UK.
This means that you can now stream thousands of popular film and TV titles straight to your TV via your PS3.
Not a member of LOVEFiLM yet? Simply sign up through the LOVEFiLM icon on the XMB and you can be watching a film on your PS3 in five minutes. You can also enjoy a 30 day Free Trial.
Already a member? Connecting is easy! Just click on the LOVEFiLM icon on the XMB and sign in using your existing LOVEFiLM username and password (streaming movies is FREE with monthly subscription of £5.99** or £9.99 and above). Happy instant viewing!
* PlayStation Network account required
** Excludes £5.99 with games
164w ago - A few days ago we first reported that LOVEFiLM was heading to PS3, and today SCE UK Marketing Assistant Rose Pickard has shared a new video as part of the official announcement.
For those curious, LOVEFiLM officially launches on the PS3 on November 10, 2010.
To quote: If you're a film fan then we have some exciting news: LOVEFiLM is coming to PS3!
Film Fans on LOVEFiLM subscription packages of £5.99 or above will be able to stream thousands of titles via their PS3.
You'll also be able to scroll through titles on the page and search through categories including 'Pick of the Week', 'Most Watched' and 'Highest Rated', so you will never be short of a great film to watch.
Don't worry if you're not a member because you will benefit from exclusive incentives to join the service, including free trials.
We'll be back with more information on the service nearer to launch.