152w ago - Today SCEE's Ross McGrath of the PlayStation Store Team has shared the first European PSN game store updates for the new year!
To quote: This week we've got a relatively small update for our first week back but with plenty to keep you interested.
There's a new batch of Specials, including either flavour of fiendishly competitive card game UNO (PS3 or PSP) for only 99 Euro cents. Who can say no to that? Also of note, Legends of War: Patton's Campaign, the very well received strategy PSP title released in the last part of 2010 has been permanently reduced by 33% - I urge you all to check out the reviews online and give it a try.
2K get in on the digital BD action with Borderlands hitting the Store this week and Ubisoft bring us the much anticipated Assassin's Creed: Ascendance.
More Trinity Universe DLC and absolutely tons of Rock Band tracks (including a substantial free track pack) round off our add-ons.
If anyone is still pondering whether to grab Kung-Fu LIVE, Virtual Air Guitar have answered the call and supplied you with a demo to see if you've got what it takes to become a Kung-Fu master.
The PSP NEOGEO Station gets a few more of the missing titles, including the brilliant Samurai Shodown, we've got two new minis and there's...
152w ago - PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen is here with the first US PSN update for the new year today, as follows:
Hi Everyone - It's time for the weekly PlayStation Store Update.
Lead & Gold: Gangs for the Wild West (Free for PlayStation Plus subscribers, regular price $14.99)
Spyro the Dragon (Free for PlayStation Plus subscribers, regular price $5.99)
Pipe Madness - Minis (Free and exclusive for PlayStation Plus Subscribers)
Discounted Games & DLC
MX vs. ATV Reflex PSP (50% off) (PlayStation Plus price $15.00, regular price $29.99)
Tom Clancy: H.A.W.X. 2 - All In One Pack (25% off) (PlayStation Plus price $7.49, regular price $9.99)
Featured Themes & Avatars
Underwater Disco Theme (Free for PlayStation Plus members, regular price $1.49)
Rival School Avatar Bundle (Exclusive to PlayStation Plus members for $1.99)
Blazblue: Continuum Shift - Additional Character Colors #1 - Sale (PS3) (now $2.49, original price $4.99)
Blazblue: Continuum Shift - Additional Character Colors #2 - Sale (PS3) (now $2.49, original price $4.99)
Blazblue: Continuum Shift - Additional Character Colors #3 - Sale...
153w ago - Sony's Senior Social Media Specialist Rey Gutierrez has posted up the new PS3 and PSN releases today for the first week of the new year today!
To quote: PlayStation Network
Tetris – Millions of players worldwide on Sony PlayStation 3 systems will now have the opportunity to download and play the game with crisp 1080p high-definition (HD) graphics, high-quality 5.1 surround sound audio, and all-new ways to play including online against other Tetris players from around the globe. The Tetris game is one of the best-selling games of all time, with more than 100 million paid mobile downloads.
Microbot – MicroHexon Research has invented a transformative medical technology: autonomous nanotech machines that are no larger than a blood cell. When injected into the body they target and eliminate diseases at the cellular level.
However, something has gone dangerously awry. The nanomachines have bonded to the diseased cells and are now multiplying inside the body at an exponential rate. Piloting a new prototype MicroBot, players must seek and destroy the infection before it consumes the human host from the inside.
Richochet – Ricochet is a "Ball-and-paddle" game in the longstanding tradition of Breakout or, for a more accurate comparison,...
153w ago - Today two more studios, namely Fox and Universal, have signed on to bring PlayStation Network movies to PS3 and PSP console users beginning this coming January.
The news comes according to a report in the Nikkei newspaper, and to quote from Variety:
"Starting in January, Fox and Universal will join Sony and Disney in supplying pics online to users of Sony PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Portable machines for either unlimited-time purchase or limited-time rental.
The aim is to boost use of Sony game gear with popular Hollywood titles. The exact number and titles of the pics has yet to be announced."