158w ago - Today we received word and videos from bx1199 of the E3 Team and sk group that E3DIY.net has made available an E3 Card Reader PlayStation 3 Firmware 3.50 downgrader, while PR0r also let us know that OzModChips (linked above) is now offering an Infectus PS3 Mod 3.50 Firmware downgrade service as well.
With this bin you can get the PS3 into service mode and downgrade using the previously released files to downgrade to 3.41 and below.
To quote from their page: "Thank you for using E3card Reader PS3. Today we will bring you a big surprise: the E3-Downgrader for E3card Reader. Yes it's THE downgrader which can turn your 3.5 PS3 down to any version you wanted, i.e. the 3.41.
158w ago - PlayStation Home Community Manager Locust_Star has revealed today alongside a video that a free multiplayer space combat game dubbed Novus Prime is hitting PlayStation Home.
To quote: Calling all PlayStation Home residents! Reports of an impending attack on Central Plaza have come through the PlayStation Home Community Management office.
Our friends over at Hellfire Games are asking you, the resistance, to report to the new Novus Prime space station. From there you will board a state-of-the-art fighter ship and engage the enemy in a free-to-play action multiplayer space combat game.
Form teams of up to four players and embark on a score of dangerous missions where you will employ cutting-edge weaponry in intense battles against massive fleets of foes. Purchase new ships, weapons, and upgrades from the workshop, customizing your fighters' styling and gear.
Take your avatars out into zero-G, floating freely while shooting the parasitic crawlers that drill into the station's hull. The best pilots can even earn an exclusive animated officer's jacket! Do you have what it takes to fight back the invaders? Head into PlayStation Home Thursday, December 2nd to join the fight!
158w ago - As a follow-up to the EU post from earlier today, Sony PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen has announced that their biggest publish yet is heading to PlayStation Plus for subscribers.
To quote: I'm happy to let you know that we'll offer our biggest PlayStation Plus publish to date coming up in December just in time for the Holidays!
We will be giving more than $50 of content over the next two weeks, essentially paying for a full year's subscription to PlayStation Plus, making December a great month to sign up.
Kicking things off on December 7 is the LittleBigPlanet spin-off PSN title, Sackboy Prehistoric Moves. Enjoy 10 unique Move-enabled levels on a multiplayer adventure filled romp through the land of dinosaurs. Best of all, PlayStation Plus subscribers get Sackboy Prehistoric Moves free AND a week before everyone else.
Earlier this year, European PlayStation Plus subscribers were given a full season download of Sam & Max: The Devil's Playhouse, regularly priced at $34.99. We heard the feedback that US subscribers would like the same content and are happy to report that all five episodes will be available to US PlayStation Plus subscribers on...
158w ago - Sony PlayStation Network Product Manager James Thorpe has unveiled the upcoming PlayStation Plus content for December of this year and January 2011 today.
To quote: There are three things I need to cover off in this post: first, I need to give you the latest Plus content list for December and January, then I need to let you know that you will be getting lots of extra festive treats in December and, finally, I need to clear up any confusion around the issue of DLC in Plus.
Here's the list of content that is available to Plus members from 1st December - 5th January:
Dracula: Undead Awakening
Oddworld: Abe's Exodus
PlayTV Live Chat (25% discount) - valid until 6th July 2011
Punisher No Mercy (50%) continues until Jan
Greed Corp 50%
Age of Hammer Wars (50%)
Impossible Mission & Super Fruitfall Deluxe bundle (two for the price of one)
159w ago - SCEE Home Community Lead Alex Weekes has announced this weeks PlayStation Home EU content updates include a Modular Stage Set, Lake House, Zombie Companions, and more as follows!
To quote: There's quite a variety of new content releasing this week! With today being Gran Turismo 5 launch day, we'll get started with some GT5 news.
In the cinema we've got a new GT5 trailer for you to drool over if you've not picked up your copy of the game yet. Better yet, you'll earn a GT5 race suit costume as a reward for watching!
Make sure to grab yours, as we've secured some great GT5 prizes to give away and you'll need one of the GT5 race suit costumes for a chance to win! If you haven't already, make sure to check out the GT5 Facebook app.
Ever find yourself wanting a pet to add some life to your personal space? A loyal creature to take for walks through Home Square? In that case, say hello to the newest in Home essentials: Companions. Drop into the nDreams store this week, where they have the first two companions: Nipper and Benji. The best part? They're zombies, so there's no need to feed them!
Race over to Estates this week, where you'll find the Lake House personal space. This spacious, extravagant, and modern waterfront estate comes complete with...