22h ago - Following up on his previous revisions, this weekend PlayStation 3 developer aldostools updated the PS3 backup game manager known as IrisMAN (Iris Manager) to version 2.60B-8 with the changes outlined below.
1d ago - Crystal Dynamics Executive Producer Scot Amos announced today that the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition hits PS4 on January 28th, 2014.
Below are the details, to quote: Hi everyone, I'm Scot Amos, executive producer at Crystal Dynamics. On January 28th of 2014, we're bringing the award-winning Tomb Raider experience to PS4 in the form of Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition.
Recreating our franchise for PS4 was a true labor of love for the team. The critically acclaimed story and action adventure remain solidly intact and as riveting as ever. However, we took the opportunity to use the increased horsepower of the hardware to create the Tomb Raider we always envisioned.
We had a core team here at Crystal collaborating with the super talented teams at United Front Games (who worked with Square Enix on Sleeping Dogs) and Nixxes (whom Crystal has partnered with since the Legacy of Kain days). Together, we pulled the game apart and painstakingly rebuilt it with enhanced visual fidelity, realism, and a new immersive richness to the world.
Getting our gameplay up to native 1080p meant increasing all of our texture resolutions by over 4x so the details and nuances can be seen in their full glory.
However, it's subtleties like our subsurface scattering technology - how we...
4d ago - Sony Brand Marketing Manager of Emerging Platforms Jamaal Moore is here with this weeks PlayStation Mobile updates, which introduce more free games for the holiday season.
To quote: Last week, we kicked off our Festive Giveaway promotion and gave you Rymdkapsel and Passing Time to enjoy over the Thanksgiving weekend. This week, we're giving you two more great games for free: Gun Commando and Mononoke Slashdown.
Over the next few weeks, we'll announce two new PS Mobile games that will be free on the PlayStation.Blog. So keep checking back with us over the holidays to find out which games will be free during the Festive Giveaway.
Gun Commando by Ripstone Ltd.
Gun Commando is a fusion of classic shoot-em-ups and first-person shooters with a unique and action-packed campaign. Earth has been taken by alien forces, and all that stands between the oblivious civilians and their grim fate is you; a war-torn veteran commando with a large arsenal of advanced weaponry. Your deadliest mission yet takes you on a city-wide journey of destruction, where you must attempt to single-handedly take out the invading alien forces.
Mononoke Slashdown by F K Digital
Mononoke Slashdown is a side-scrolling, hack and slash game from F K Digital. As the ninja Kagemaru,...
4d ago - Sony's Jawad Ashraf of the PlayStation Store Team is here with this weeks European PlayStation Game Store update, which includes Gran Turismo 6, Blacklight Retribution and more below!
To quote: I hope those of you who managed to secure a PS4 are enjoying it. Those who couldn't quite get one, I hope you will soon. With that said, there's plenty of content still to come for PS3 and PS Vita.
On the starting grid this week is Gran Turismo 6. Beautifully recreated automobiles and world race circuits are yours to explore in Polyphony's latest of the franchise. Improve your driving skills in a robust single player experience and once ready, head online for some tense head to head action with other car enthusiasts from across the globe.
Our Christmas deals are also underway with some exciting titles that are set to feature. Naturally, I won't be able to give away a confirmed list, so definitely tune in regularly to see what will appear. In the meantime, there's a new wave of DLC savings going live, including offers on Fallout 3 and Gravity Rush, which I know many requested. The full line-up of week 2′s wave is below.