6w ago - Sony's Jawad Ashraf of the PlayStation Store Team is here with this weeks European PSN Game Store updates below, as follows:
To start of this week we step into the shoes of Edward Kenway, pirate of the seas and trained by Assassin's. Sail the open waters with your crew, upgrade your ship and assassinate some unfortunate souls in Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.
War rages on in Battlefield 4. Only in Battlefield will you blow the foundations of adam or reduce an entire skyscraper to rubble, or lead a naval assault from the back of a gun boat. Battlefield grants you the freedom to do more and be more while playing to your strengths and carving your own path to victory.
Check out all the new content below including Proteus for PS3 and Vita. Pick up this little gem now with a 10% launch discount and an additional 10% off if you're a PS Plus member.
PlayStation Network New Content
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6w ago - Sony PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with this weeks US PSN Game Store updates below, as follows:
PS3 Full Games
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag ($59.99)
It is 1715. Pirates rule the Caribbean, terrorizing navies & humiliating empires. From sinking warships to conquering fortresses, Captain Edward Kenway stopped at nothing to earn his fortune & legend. Also, Aveline is back with 60 minutes of gameplay - exclusively on PlayStation! Assassin's Creed 4 Black Flag finds Aveline during a rogue period of self-discovery, unsure of her alliances, but more committed than ever to defending and liberating slaves.
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Gold Edition ($79.99)
It is 1715. Pirates rule the Caribbean, terrorizing navies & humiliating empires. From sinking warships to conquering fortresses, Captain Edward Kenway stopped at nothing to earn his fortune & legend.
Yet, the adventures of his first mate have never been revealed. Until now. Get the game & the Season Pass now for the chance to play as Edward's first mate, who will take you even deeper into the real explosive events of the Golden Age of Pirates.
Also, Aveline is back with 60 minutes of gameplay - exclusively on PlayStation 3 System! Assassin's Creed 4 Black Flag...
6w ago - Sony Senior Designer Max Batt invites fans today to listen to the World's Radio with TuneIn for PS3 and PS Vita!
To quote: TuneIn is the world's most popular service for listening to live, online radio. With more than 70,000 AM, FM, and Internet radio stations, TuneIn brings the world to you. You can download TuneIn for your PS3 later on today from PlayStation Store. The PS Vita system version will be available next week.
At TuneIn, we're constantly improving on our designs for phones, tablets, automobiles, and smart TVs, but even so, we can confidently say our PlayStation app is one of the most visually stunning apps we've ever developed.
To us, the best thing about TuneIn for PlayStation is that gamers can enjoy this amazing service wherever they are, whether it's on their PS3 at home, or on the go with their PS Vita.
While working on designing TuneIn Radio for PS3 and PS Vita, our goal was to make it easy for you to find and discover what you love, from music, sports, talk, and news, to live music festivals, concerts, and events. Here are just a few of the great features on the TuneIn Radio app:
• World's Radio: With over 70,000 stations and 2 million podcasts from around the world, TuneIn is a leading service for listening to music, sports, and news.
6w ago - Sony Social Media Manager Sid Shuman shared details today on the upcoming PS4 System Software update 1.50 below that includes browser functionality, which will coincide with the North American PlayStation 4 launch day!
To quote: We wanted to shed some light on system software update version 1.50 for PS4, which will launch simultaneously with the system's official North American launch on November 15th, 2013. By updating to system software version 1.50, you'll be able to experience a variety of new features in addition to the basic functions of PS4.
The system software update 1.50 is approximately 300 MB, and will include the following features:
Users will be able to access PS4 titles displayed on their living room TVs and play them on a PS Vita system over Wi-Fi networks by using PS4 Link (Depending on network environment or titles, remote play performance may vary outside of the home).
We anticipate that most PS4 titles will be playable on the PS Vita system through Remote Play. The latest PS Vita system software version, to be released soon, will be required to use PS4 Link.
Users can use the PS4 Link application for the PS Vita system, and PlayStation App for iPhone, iPad, and Android-based...
6w ago - Sony Social Media Specialist Justin Massongill went hands-on today with The Witness on PlayStation 4 with a fresh PS4 video trailer below, as follows:
Shortly after I heard the phrase "PlayStation 4" for the very first time, I received a blog post, a batch of screenshots and a trailer for a game called The Witness, from legendary game designer, Jonathan Blow. This was my first exposure to the impending next generation of video games.
My excitement for The Witness may, admittedly, be amplified by my sentimental nature (it is the first PS4 game I ever laid eyes on, after all). After getting a chance to play it at an event last week, however, I'm relieved to know that my excitement is justified.
Jonathan Blow helped to bring mainstream attention to the indie game development movement with his modern classic, Braid, which famously twisted the minds of gamers worldwide into knots. As such, it should be expected that the challenges you'll face in The Witness will put your mental capacity to the test.
Thankfully, you won't jump straight into the mind-numbing brain-twisters - The Witness is designed in such a way that you'll be gradually introduced...