1w ago - XSeed Localization Specialist Tom Lipschultz announced today that Ys: Memories of Celceta is out today for PS Vita.
To quote: It's here! Ys: Memories of Celceta, the latest installment in Nihon Falcom's storied Ys series, is out today for PS Vita. It's $39.99 for the digital or physical standard edition, and $59.99 for the swanky Silver Anniversary Edition.
The Silver Edition comes with a 130-page "Travel Journal" full of art, maps, and strategies, a cloth map depicting the lands of Celceta, a three CD compilation of original and arranged music, and a logo-emblazoned compass.
Last time on the blog, I spoke of Celceta's myriad features, its basic premise, and the history of the many games called "Ys IV," but one question I kept hearing was, "Is this a good place to start if I've never played an Ys game before?"
And while I did my best to reassure you all that you'll be just fine starting your adventure here in Celceta, I thought it might be prudent to go into a little more detail on what the series is, how it's changed over the years, and just how accessible its games really are.
So... let's start at the beginning, shall we?
The Ys series debuted in 1987 on various Japanese computer systems, and was an instant hit due to its fast-paced action, its...
22w ago - Sony PlayStation Digital Platforms Community Manager Morgan Haro announced today that Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee HD is free on PlayStation Plus for PS Plus members with details below.
To quote: Last week, we kicked off July by adding the critically acclaimed first-person shooter Battlefield 3 to the Instant Game Collection.
PlayStation Plus members also received a deeper discount on our new Summer Blast sale, which offers up some compelling discounts - up to 80% off-on some of the best in gaming on the PlayStation Store.
For this week, we're happy to unveil that Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee HD is free for PlayStation Plus members. We've also got the final week of the Summer Blast 2013 sale, so without further ado, let's get into this week's offerings.
July 8th PlayStation Plus Update
Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee HD (PS3)
PSN Price: $9.99, Free for PS Plus members
It's up to you to help guide Munch in efforts to rescue fellow test creatures. These critters will be forever loyal to Munch and in turn enable his escape. Once free, Munch teams up with Abe and together they are guided by the wisdom of the Almighty Raisin.
They are informed as to how to accomplish their goals, but in order to do so, they must work together. For...
29w ago - Sony Social Media Manager Sid Shuman posted up a video today inviting fans to RSVP now to watch PlayStation's E3 2013 Press Conference live on 6/10 starting at 6:00pm Pacific Time.
The official SonyPlayStation YouTube channel launched this new teaser for the upcoming PlayStation 4 console, to quote:
Watch our world exclusive teaser video and See it First at E3 June 10th 2013. Make sure you are the first to see it first. Sign up: http://eu.playstation.com/PS4
Curious fans can see angled corner of the PlayStation 4 / PS4 console, the Dual-Eye, the controller followed by ending with a black blurred image of the new PlayStation 4 / PS4 console standing upright.
This news comes just days after Sony confirmed another PS4 / PlayStation 4 video teaser was a fake.
30w ago - Aksys Games Director of Production Frank "Bo" DeWindt posted up a video today showcasing those seeking the Demon Blade in Muramasa Rebirth on PlayStation Vita.
Below are the details, to quote: Muramasa Rebirth, the action-packed RPG from the developers of Muramasa: The Demon Blade brings the beautiful imagination and art of George Kamitani, creator of Muramasa, to life on PS Vita!
In this exclusive trailer, brought first to PlayStation.Blog, we're showing off the main characters - Momohime and Kisuke - as well as some sweet Demon Blade action!
In the world of Muramasa Rebirth, the princess Momohime is possessed by an antagonistic spirit, who desires his lost legendary Demon Blade and the power it holds.
In her captive state, Momohime travels West in order to accomplish the spirit's goals. With the power of the Demon Blades at her disposal, and the spirit's sword wielding prowess, demons and gods alike will experience her wrath.
Kisuke, the amnesiac fugitive ninja, finds himself on the run for a crime he has no memory of as he travels East. During a mission for his former lord, he comes across his target, a beautiful woman, who immediately recognizes him. Will Kisuke remember this beauty from his past and survive the onslaught of his pursuers? Only the gods...
VR Missions are a Metal Gear Solid staple, and we're pleased to offer these exclusively to PlayStation fans in North America.
In these 30 all-new VR missions, you'll test your blade skills in a host of new challenges. Get ready to face off against METAL GEAR Ray, fend off sliders with machine gun turrets, infiltrate as dwarf gekko and much more. The 30 missions feature a host of different challenges and it'll take real skill to conquer them all.
To kick off the launch of the downloadable content release for Metal Gear Rising:...