187w ago - SCEA's Associate Product Marketing Manager Chuck Lacson has confirmed today on the PlayStation Blog that the much anticipated ModNation Racers: PS3 demo hits PSN on May 18, 2010.
To quote: I'm happy to confirm that on Tuesday, May 18th, the ModNation Racers Demo goes live and you can finally sample the over-the-top kart racing action and deep creation tools the critics have been raving about.
So the question is- "What will you be able to do? Well let me break it down:
Get your Feet Wet in Single Player - Race on one of the in-game tracks against AI in Single Player and test both your driving skills and your weapon management.
Face Off in Multiplayer! - Challenge up to 3 of your friends and race against each other in Offline Split Screen Multiplayer.
Design your Mod and Kart - Hop into the Creation Station to make your own Mod and customize your own Kart. See what you can do with just a fraction of the accessories from the full game!
Make a Full Track and Test Drive it! - Lay down some asphalt and drive your track to life! Sculpt mountains, create lakes, and place props wherever you want. Then take your Track for a spin!
Save your creations and Share them in the Full game! - Keep you creations on your hard drive...
187w ago - Disney Interactive Studios Senior Global Brand Manager Mitch Powers has announced that tomorrow the Split/Second PS3 demo crashes into PSN.
To quote: We're excited to announce that the Split/Second demo is coming to PSN for PlayStation 3 tomorrow!
To prepare you for the action you'll be experiencing, I wanted to provide you with a bit more information about the demo which takes place in our "Airport" location. After we had such a great response from fans who played this level at E3 2009 and both Penny Arcade Expo events in Seattle and Boston, we thought it would make a great demo to release to everyone in advance of the game.
In Split/Second, you build up your power meter through skilled driving techniques and then trigger what we call "Power Plays" to take out opponents and alter the track. All this takes place in the premise of a huge global broadcast event where you play as a contestant trying to win the season championship.
The airport track features some incredible moments that YOU can trigger - including a navigational radar dish that explodes off its base and a tram that slams into a parking structure creating some real shock waves on the track.
There are also some other really huge Power Plays you can activate like taking down the...
189w ago - THQ UK Community Manager Mike Richardson has detailed some of the exclusive PlayStation 3 content from UFC Undisputed 2010 today and also revealed that the video game's PS3 demo will arrive next week.
To quote: There's just one month left now until UFC Undisputed 2010 arrives, complete with exclusive Ultimate Fight content on PlayStation 3. And I've got the first screens of this additional content to share with you today.
The Ultimate Fight Mode allows you to relive some of the greatest fights in UFC history. Each event includes an introduction from one of the Octagon Girls, comments from the fighters and footage from the real life event. Replay the fight as the champion or try and rewrite history as 'the spoiler'.
There are five exclusive events on the PlayStation 3, bringing the total up 20 Ultimate Fights. The exclusive events are...
• UFN 18 - Carlos Condit vs. Martin Kampmann
• UFC 60 - Matt Hughes vs. Royce Gracie
• UFC 66 - Keith Jardine vs. Forrest Griffin
• UFC 68 - Martin Kampmann vs. Drew McFredries
• UFC 102 - Nate Marquardt vs. Demian Maia
As well as these additional fights, you also get three exclusive fighters on PlayStation 3. The first ever Lightweight Champion Jens Pulver, UFC Hall of Famer...
189w ago - Today the well-known console modder Ben Heck has shared a video of his latest creation, namely a new PS3 Slim laptop demo!
To quote: "Making a PS3 laptop really wasn't an "uncharted" course for me.
Here it is, a new PS3 Slim laptop and this time it's black! With blue accents. Specs:
• 17″ widescreen 720p HDMI display.
• Built-in stereo speakers & headphone jack.
• Compartment to store power cord. (left side bottom of unit)
• Stylish pin striping to make games run at blast processing!
• More air holes than a stock Slim, not that it really needs them (cough cough Xbox 360)
You can check out more pictures and video below. Remember, if you have a crazy idea and the money, I can make the time!"
190w ago - Today Capcom PR Manager Brian Keltner has revealed that the Lost Planet 2 multiplayer PS3 demo is now available on PSN, and he also shared a trailer video for the PlayStation 3 title below.
To quote: Beginning with today's PlayStation Store Update, the Lost Planet 2 Multiplayer Demo will be available on PSN. Get together with up to 16 players, grab some weapons, jump in a vital suit and compete in Elimination, Team Elimination, or Data post Grab modes.
This is just a sample of the various modes and ten maps you'll be able to play when the full game ships on May 11.
But wait, there is more! Downloading the demo does more than just let you get a first taste at Lost Planet 2. Capcom has started an exciting charity campaign called, "Kill Big for Charity".
We are partnering with Music for Relief, a non-profit organization dedicated to disaster relief and disaster risk mitigation, to contribute $20,000 to charity if one million demos are downloaded across both PSN and XBL before May 5, 2010. An additional $5,000 will be added to the pot if an extra 500,000 demo downloads can be achieved.
To celebrate the launch of Lost Planet 2, we will be throwing a tournament on May 6 in Los Angeles. Select members of our community,...