103w ago - Today Sony Community Manager MusterBuster has unveiled PlayStation Access TV Episode 14, which can be seen via YouTube and also embedded below.
To quote: With only two days until Santa drops gaming goodies down your chimney, what better way to relax, rewind and review the year gone by with a special festive edition of Access TV?
Episode 14 is on YouTube right now, and reveals the winner (and four runners up) of the Access Game of the Year - as voted for by you.
There's also highlights from 2011′s Access Live tour, including footage from events at Manchester, Birmingham and London, plus that very special Uncharted treasure hunt in the deserts of Jordan.
In fact this episode is bursting with so much Christmas, it's got a mountain's worth of snow in it - which extreme sports lunatic Travis Rice proceeds to jump off with nothing more than a plastic board between him and certain death. Be sure to check out the footage from the SSX star's film 'The Art of Flight' for no other reason than it will blow your mind.
Still not festive enough for you? How about a roundup of all the best Christmas deals on the PlayStation Store,...
103w ago - Today Sony Associate Brand Marketing Hardware Manager Crystal MacKenzie has unveiled new PSP Dual Packs which include Twisted Metal, Patapon and Hot Shots video games with details below.
To quote: Back in June we introduced the PSP "Dual Pack" that offers a selection of PSP Favorites.
We're happy to announce the availability of three new PSP Dual Packs featuring MotorStorm: Arctic Edge and Twisted Metal: Head-on; Patapon and LocoRoco; and Hot Shots Golf: Open Tee and Hot Shots Tennis.
These PSP Dual packs will be available at retailers nationwide in January as well as downloadable via the PlayStation Network for $14.99 (MSRP).
At an affordable price of $129.99 (MSRP), PSP continues to offer consumers the ability to enjoy console quality gaming on the go. PSP Dual Packs are a great fit for those who want to play and access a wide variety of PSP classics.
105w ago - Sony Community Manager MusterBuster has unveiled PlayStation Access Episode 12 video footage today for fans below.
To quote: Lightning strikes twice in Access' Game of the Week for Episode 12, as the mother of all JRPG franchises returns with Final Fantasy XIII-2.
As well as seeing how outrageously handsome the game is, you'll get a whistle-stop tour through XIII-2's battle system, get introduced to all the new faces and learn how to throw a moogle at a wall.
Access All Areas descends on London for a first hands-on with PlayStation Vita, plus there's reaction from the Access community on both the console itself and the impressive roster of launch titles, including Uncharted: Golden Abyss, Wipeout 2048 and Little Deviants.
Wrestling fans are in for a treat this week as well. After featuring WWE '12 back in Access Episode 10, the team sit down with superstars Randy Orton and Zack Ryder to chat about games and how too much tweeting can ruin a relationship - even if you are ripped and loaded.
As always, there's a shiny HD run-through of PS3's biggest news stories and best PlayStation Store content, which this week includes a look at Battlefield 3′s Back to Karkand DLC, as...
105w ago - Today we received word from the XCM Team of their new XFPS Wildfire Light Gun for both the PS3 and XBox 360 consoles.
The XCM XFPS Wildfire Light Gun can also be used on the PlayStation 3 Slim and XBox 360 Slim consoles, and includes the following features:
• 2 Built-in Modes:
Exciting mode - with this mode you are able to act as the soldier, holding the gun in your hand, point to the TV screen, and because it is has a motion sensor, you will feel like you're in the game! You can completely enjoy first person shooting experience by simply moving your arm to aim and shoot.
Lazy mode - with this relaxing mode, you can lay down on your bed or sit on your couch with your hands by your side, holding each controller on each hand and just move your fingers to play the game. No matter if you're aiming or shooting, it is quite simple and easy. Relax and enjoy the game play.
• Built-in fast sweep 180° watching scene button. A nice feature to quickly check the enemy behind you.
• Built-in autofire function.
• Built-in double triggers
• Compatible with XBox 360 Wired Headset
• Compatible with the latest PS3 firmware
105w ago - Today Sony Community Manager Phil Wang has revealed the Infantry Weapons available in DUST 514 for the PlayStation 3 entertainment system.
To quote: The handheld weapons are a key part of any MMOFPS and DUST 514 is no exception. There were a few things that were very important to us.
Firstly, we wanted to avoid the feeling of "Vietnam in space" that you sometimes see in sci-fi games. The goal was to create weapons that had recognizable roles but used more advanced technologies than the equivalent weapons of today.
The power of these guns would tear apart a modern day battlefield. In DUST 514 the only way your mercenary can survive the power of these weapons is due to the advanced shielding and armor of the dropsuits they wear. Without them, simply firing these weapons would severely injure or even kill you!
Secondly, it was important to us that the weapons felt like a natural part of the EVE universe. In the same way that the ships in EVE have distinct racial designs and specialties, the weapons of DUST 514 had to encapsulate the values and technology of the race that created them.
The ruthless efficiency of the Caldari, the progressive aesthetics of the Gallente, the resilience and resourcefulness of the Minmatar as well as the proud arrogance of the Amarr...