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Rumor: Sony's PS3 Motion Controller Named PlayStation Arc

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243w ago - Update: Despite THQ CEO Brian Farrell [Register or Login to view links] calling it Arc, according to Geoff Keighley's [Register or Login to view links], to quote: "FYI I'm hearing Arc is NOT the name of the Sony Motion Controller, but a code name." However, Sony has [Register or Login to view links] the Arc trademark in Japan.

Today VG247.com (linked above) reports that according to a concrete source speaking under conditions of strict anonymity Sony's PS3 Motion Controller will be named PlayStation Arc, of which a domain has also been registered in the same name at PlayStationArc.com.

This news comes just over a month after the previous rumor that the PlayStation 3 Motion Controller was dubbed Gem, which ended up being an early code name for the product.

To quote: "The company is now saying its Motion Controller - the official name thus far - will release "this year": global boss Kaz Hirai had previously claimed it would be out this March.

The Motion Controller consists...
 

Sony PlayStation Store Update for January 14, 2010

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244w ago - PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen is here with this week's US PSN update, as follows:

Hi Everyone - It's time for the weekly PlayStation Store Update.

Updates

Steambot Chronicles Permanent Price Drop (now $14.99, original price $29.99)

Game Demos (free)

UNO Demo
Play the free trial version of UNO now! Get ready to call "UNO" on your PlayStation 3 system! The world famous card game is faithfully reproduced for the PS3 system and also features exciting new rules. With a multiplayer mode played on one PS3 system or on PlayStation Network, UNO has never been so fun and easy, so be the first to get rid of all your cards!
ESRB Rated E
File size: 258 MB

Bundles

Magic Orbz Bundle Pack ($13.99)
Creat Studios presents new Magic Orbz Bundle Pack. We offer you a collection of all released Magic Orbz episodes: exciting "Plundering Pirates", romantic "Naughty Knights", mysterious "Wicked Witches", and delightful "Winter". Smash these diverse worlds one by one into tiny pieces! If you think you're up for the challenge, check out the Magic Orbz Bundle Pack today!
ESRB Rated E
File size: 155.2 MB

Add-on Game Content

Magic Orbz...
 

Sony PlayStation Comics Store Update for January 14, 2010

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244w ago - Sony PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen is here with this week's PlayStation Comics Store Update, as follows:

Here's this week's update on the new comics being published to PlayStation Store today.

2000AD Prog # 1662 - $1.99
Army of Two # 1 - $1.99
Blade (2006) # 1 - $1.99
Blade (2006) # 2 - $1.99
Blade (2006) # 3 - $1.99
Blade (2006) # 4 - $1.99
Blade (2006) # 5 - $1.99
Blade (2006) # 6 - $1.99
Daredevil (1998) # 87 - $1.99
Daredevil (1998) # 88 - $1.99
Daredevil (1998) # 89 - $1.99
Donald Duck and Daisy Duck in: "Donald and Duckolde" # 1 - $0.99
Donald Duck and the Cathode Champion # 1 - $0.99
G.I. Joe: Cobra # 3 - $0.99
G.I. Joe Origins # 4 - $0.99
Locke & Key: Welcome to Lovecraft # 3 - $0.99
Mickey Mouse and the Portable Tele-Transporter # 1 - $0.99
Superduck: Days of Future Past # 4 - $1.99
The Avengers (1998) # 68 - $1.99
The Avengers (1998) # 69 - $1.99
The Avengers (1998) # 70 - $1.99
The Avengers (1998) # 71 - $1.99
The Avengers (1998) # 72 - $1.99
The Avengers (1998) # 73 - $1.99
The Avengers (1998) # 74 - $1.99
The Avengers (1998) # 75 - $1.99
The Avengers (1998) # 76 - $1.99
 

Rumor: Sony PS4 to Use Optical Storage Discs Like Blu-ray on PS3

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244w ago - Sony's Senior VP of Product Development Shuhei Yoshida at SCEA has hinted in a recent interview with German site [Register or Login to view links] that PS4 may use optical storage discs like the Blu-ray discs the PlayStation 3 currently utilizes.

To quote from the interview, roughly translated: "Whether Shuhei Yoshida believes that the technology of digital distribution even when stationary consoles like the PlayStation 3 or a future 'PlayStation 4 prevails, "we wanted to know about him:" I think that digital content easier to portable devices like the PSP or the iPod fits.

It's faster, easier and more convenient than a CD, and the volumes of data keep both in music and play in bounds, "replies the Senior Vice President of Product Development at SCEA in discussion with video games area.

For home consoles, where the game files 5 to 30 gigabytes in size, was a download, however no longer feasible. Disc-based media would play on the console market is a part.

"Game developers now have to use the entire capacity of a Blu-ray Disc. But we supplement the offer with smaller titles from the PlayStation Store, but the big blockbuster games will continue to appear...
 

Video: Sony CES 2010: PlayStation 3 and 3D Q&A Session

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244w ago - For those who didn't make it to this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Sony's Social Media Manager Jeff Rubenstein has shared a PlayStation 3 video today which includes a 3D Q&A session.

To quote: 3D is undoubtedly the biggest buzzword at this year's Consumer Electronics Show. We know it's coming to the PS3, but how exactly is that going to work for current PS3 owners?

I asked that question of SCEA Director of Hardware Marketing John Koller, and the answers are in the video below.

We'll have more from CES here on Monday. In the meantime, you can find more Sony CES news [Register or Login to view links].




 
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