84w ago - PlayStation Store director Grace Chen is here with this sunny weekend's PlayStation Video Store and Music Unlimited updates today, as follows:
Fast Five, the fifth film in the high-velocity franchise hits the video store today in New Releases. Get ready for five times the action, excitement and fun as Vin Diesel and Paul Walker lead a reunion of all-stars from every chapter of the franchise built on speed.
The extended version of Fast Five delivers even more explosive action than seen in theaters. Want more of Fast & Furious? Relive the best moments and check out the rest of the franchise in Fast & Furious Collection. Also, preview the first 10 minutes of Fast Five before you buy in this collection!
The raunchy comedy Bad Teacher arrives in Movies this week, two weeks before it hits the DVD/Blu-Ray shelves! Watch the comedy centered around a foul-mouthed, junior high teacher (Cameron Diaz) who, after being dumped by her sugar daddy, begins to woo a colleague (Justin Timberlake) - a move that pits her against a well-loved teacher.
Find a great lineup in 99 cent Movie Rents this week in Rent Now, with rentals for just 99 cents in SD or $1.99 in HD! Be sure to regularly check our site for what titles are featured each week.
85w ago - Today Producer/Studio Head Sian Yue Tan has confirmed alongside sharing a video trailer that Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken will be hitting PSN on October 18, 2011.
To quote: With our first post in July, we introduced you to our upcoming title Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken, and for our second post in September, we touched a bit on the genesis and character design of the Rocketbirds. In this third post, we wanted to talk a bit about the cutscenes and music videos we created for the game.
But first, here is the preview trailer of the game!
Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken takes you on a cinematic platform adventure through Albatropolis, as you hunt down the Penguin's corrupt leader, Putzki. Along the way you'll have to kill many penguins, solve puzzles, incite revolution, and maybe pilot a few jetpacks.
Originally, for Rocketbirds: Revolution! (the Independent Games Festival 2010 triple finalist browser game) we created the first opening sequence ('Robot' music video) as a way to keep people interested while the first game assets were being streamed to people's computers.
When we'd completed it, it worked well to bridge the waiting time (it's a lot more entertaining than watching a download status bar), but...
85w ago - Today Andy Stewart of the PlayStation Store Team has shared this weeks European PSN Game Store and PS Plus updates, as follows:
Hello everybody, it's that time of the week again when will fill the store with new and exciting content for you to enjoy, this week we have some great games coming to the store including, Eufloria, NBA Jam: On Fire Edition, Crysis, Saints Row 2 and much, much more. For full details see the list below.
We also have some great news for you! You might have noticed we some PSone classics on the list, these are the 1st is our new range of PSone Imports, YAY!!!! So keep an eye out for more imports coming to the EU Stores.
And finally we also have a great special offer for you, for 1 week only we are offering you Borderlands, Game of the Year edition for only £11.99/€14.99!!
Now this is a very good offer as it is the full game and all the expansion pack dlc. If you want a really fun FPS with loads of content that will keep you busy for ages (or until the official release of Battlefield 3) I suggest you get this.
85w ago - PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with this weeks US PSN updates today, as follows:
It's a special day for movie lovers as the Video Unlimited preview app is now available to everyone! Check out this new and improved way to browse, watch, and discover movies and TV shows on the network. Download the preview app and you'll also snag an awesome theme as well!
On the gaming side of things, as announced yesterday, Only On PSN will be bringing 8 exclusive titles throughout the month of October. Rochard is already available, but this week brings Eufloria, an ethereal journey into an ambient universe where you control the destiny of an intergalactic garden.
Relax with the Chilled mode, or give Dark Matter mode a try to go more on the offensive. It's a strategy game like none other, and it's Only On PSN. As with all titles of Only On PSN, Eufloria is 20% off for PlayStation Plus subscribers for its first week in the Store.
Call of Duty fans, time to gear up. Call of Duty ELITE is almost here and to get ready, you can pre-order your access today and get an exclusive theme for your PS3. ELITE includes access to the premium features as well as all Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 downloadable content. You'll also receive 'Founder' status on your membership to cement your...
85w ago - PlayStation Network Executive Producer Kevin Furuichi has made available a video today from October's Qore, which features Batman: Arkham City, Battlefield 3, Tim Schafer and PlayStation Move.
To quote: This month's Qore covers two ginormous titles along with a profile of Double Fine's creative genius Tim Schafer.
Soaring into the depths of Gotham's shadows, Qore's Episode 41 takes us into the world of Batman: Arkham City. Qore's high definition preview covers the story, environments, improved fighting mechanics plus all the familiar bat-villains.
With fighter jets, awesome vehicles, and authentic weapons, Qore jumps into Battlefield 3 with Dice Executive Producer, Patrick Bach, to preview both the 32 player combat and immersive single player game play.
Veronica Belmont also catches up with industry leader Tim Schafer for a trip down memory lane, as he remembers his early days at LucasArts , working with Jack Black, and his more recent work on innovative games such as Stacking.
October is also a big month for PlayStation Move. With many new titles set to launch, Veronica gets into the groove of Everybody Dance, Little Big Planet Move edition, Eyepet & Friends, and Carnival Island. Enjoy October's Qore!