113w 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.
This week sees the release of an amazing PSN exclusive: Sideway: New York. Part of Only On PSN and featuring some of the most breath-taking artwork to hit the 2D world; Sideway: New York follows Nox, a graffiti artist in NY, who's found himself sucked into the world where he lives alongside his own art.
With a fantastic use of color and eye-popping HD visuals, you won't want to miss this PSN exclusive. PlayStation Plus subscribers can also get this title 20% off as part of Only On PSN.
While we're on the topic of Only On PSN, don't forget that as part of the celebration of PSN exclusive titles hitting throughout this month, if you spend $60 or more in the PlayStation Store through the month of October, you'll get $10 back in November. For more details, visit the Only On PSN page to check out the other upcoming titles that are coming soon to PSN.
Most Resistance 3 players may have already finished the amazing single player campaign, but are still finding a lot...
113w ago - Sony Associate Product Marketing Manager Brian Dunn has announced today that the Gran Turismo 5 Spec 2.0 update is now live, and confirmed that the PS3 DLC arrives on October 18, 2011.
To quote: After revealing last week all of the great free content coming to Gran Turismo 5, which dropped to $39.99 as of last week, I'm happy to report that the Spec 2.0 update is now live for everyone to download and explore.
And if you're a PlayStation Plus member and have Automatic Downloads enabled, the next time you turn on your PS3 you might find that the update has already been installed. Otherwise, you can launch the game now and update GT5 to Spec 2.0.
The Spec 2.0 update enables you enjoy a new and improved GT5, including interior views for all standard cars, improved physics and AI, faster menus and load times, additional functionality and control in the online racing mode, updated 2011 NASCAR cars, a gorgeous new opening cinematic movie, and much more.
114w ago - Sony Senior Social Media Specialist Rey Gutierrez is here with the new PS3 and PSN releases for this coming week today, as follows:
You can finally get your hands on the graffiti spraying, side-scroller PSN exclusive, Sideway: New York.
Set the sky on fire with Ace Combat: Assault Horizon, Frank West returns in Dead Rising 2: Off the Record and zombies infest the wild west in Red Dead Redemption: Game of the Year Edition on PS3.
Ace Combat: Assault Horizon - Ace Combat Assault Horizon intensifies the franchise, escalating combat to the next level with aircraft that are literally torn apart, spewing oil and debris across the sky.
Players will engage in combat across the globe, dodging skyscrapers, and turning their enemies into fiery supersonic debris in both single player and online multiplayer. Never before has combat been so fast and in-your-face!
Dead Rising 2: Off the Record - Dead Rising 2: Off The Record, sees Wilamette survivor and hero of Dead Rising, photojournalist Frank West, take centre stage as players experience a very different interpretation of events in this, a reimagining of the Fortune City outbreak.
This alternate storyline means an all new Dead Rising 2 experience; with Frank...
114w 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.
114w 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...