124w ago - Sony Senior Social Media Specialist Rey Gutierrez has posted up the new PS3 and PSN releases for this coming week today, as follows:
Fans of Shin Megami Tensei: Persona will feel right at home when our friends over at Atlus, bring their unique style of horror, puzzle-platformer and adventure to the PS3 with Catherine.
Travis Touchdown arrives stateside with the help of the PlayStation Move in the cult hit, No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise, when its demo drops on PSN this week.
Axe wielding dwarfs, fearless future soldiers, flying DeLoreans, and legendary warriors join the PSN cast of characters, expanding our digital library of classic titles and fresh new games.
Catherine - Vincent likes his girlfriend. Katherine's pretty, smart, and successful. Trouble is, she's starting to talk about long-term commitment, something Vincent's spent his entire life avoiding. Since romantic complications are the last thing he wants to deal with, Vincent meets his friends for their regular night of drinks.
Little does he know that he's about to be blindsided by a beautiful, seductive, irresistible freight train named Catherine. Suddenly, he's hung over in bed next to the most beautiful...
124w ago - With Comic-Con currently underway, today Sony has announced that SCEE will be holding their Gamescom 2011 press conference on August 16, 2011.
From VG247, to quote: The event will begin at 7pm and end at 8pm.
Expect this to be heavily Vita-focused, with worldwide dates - or at least, a European timeline - possibly announced. Press will also be allowed to try the handheld after the press conference has finished.
Also expect showings of Uncharted 3 and Resistance 3 during the presser.
Unless another event springs up, this pretty much confirms the line-up for this year's show. Here's the full goods.
Tuesday, August 16:
• Microsoft Play Day - 12.30pm - 3.30pm
• EA Press Conference - 4.00pm - 5.00pm
• Sony Press Conference - 7.00pm - 8.00pm
Wednesday, August 17:
• NCSoft Press Conference - 9.15am - 10.00am
This year's Gamescom event runs from August 17-21, 2011 with it opening to the public on the 18th.
124w ago - Today Sony's General Manager Mark Stanley in Latin America has announced that an official PSN PlayStation Store and Blog have launched in Brazil!
To quote: We have amazing news for our Brazilian fans: Today, Brazil becomes the second country in Latin America to enjoy digital content from PlayStation Network with the launch of PlayStation Store on the PS3.
Starting today, PS3 users will gain access to the PlayStation Store to purchase and download nearly 200 pieces of digital content, including games, demos and PSone Classics, all without leaving the comfort of the living room couch.
Purchases can be made using credit cards and prices are displayed in local currency, Brazilian Real. PlayStation Network pre-paid cards will soon be available at a variety of local retail stores, soon to be announced. Brazilian users will have the option to view the PlayStation Store in English or fully localized Brazilian Portuguese.
New content will be added to the PlayStation Store weekly, beginning on August 2, including the addition of more downloadable PSP titles, so check back regularly.
And if that's not enough, we are also announcing the launch of the PlayStation Brazil Blog, where Brazilian media and fans will find official...
124w ago - Sony PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with the US PSN updates today, as follows:
Get 50% off the award-winning Add-ons from 2K Titles including Borderlands, BioShock 2, and Mafia II. Pick up a bundle and get 66% off for a single title. PlayStation Plus user? Get 75% the Borderland full bundle which includes the full Game of the Year from 2009 and all four Add-Ons. Offers valid through 8/1/11.
In addition, be sure to check out various sales on Electronic Arts Racing titles & TikGames-Creat Studio games.
A full slate of PS3 Games releasing today that includes Limbo, Fast Draw Showdown, Dead Block, Baseball Stars 2 & The King of Fighters '95. Also, check out the Japan PS1 Import - Kyuiin. For PSP, there is Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions along with Baseball Stars 2 & The King of Fighters '95.
On the PlayStation Plus side, be sure to check out the (2) Free minis - Guerrilla War and Me Monstar: Hear Me Roar & the deep discounts available for TikGames-Creat Studios games. Enjoy!
Here is the weekly PlayStation Store update:
Featured Games & DLC
Guerilla War minis (Free with Plus, a $2.99 value)