165w ago - While it's already been confirmed that the Killzone 3 PS3 Beta won't include PlayStation Move nor 3D support, today several videogame sites including Meodia.com (linked above) and GamersDigest.net have received invites and report that testers can expect a 1.3GB download.
To quote: "Several people have confirmed receiving an invitation to a private beta which begins tomorrow, you can find a excerpt from one of these emails a tester has posted online.
Dear Beta Tester,
The follow-up to one of the most critically acclaimed first-person shooters of 2009, Killzone 3, picks up where Killzone 2 left off delivering new weapons and enemies, larger set pieces and environments, more varied missions and a whole new level of intense cinematic action.
In the Beta you will get a taste of the multiplayer mode, including the all-new Operations game type, party system and jetpack and exoskeleton vehicles.
The aim of the Beta Trial is threefold:
• To collect your feedback
• Identify bugs, cheats and exploits
• Test our network and server code in preparation for the Public...
171w ago - Sony's Product Marketing Manager Wilson Cheng has invited fans to play inFamous 2 on PS3 at PAX 2010 this weekend.
To quote: If you are going to PAX this weekend, I wanted to let you know that inFAMOUS 2 will have its very own booth space at the show!
Sucker Punch will be on hand and we'll have 7 kiosks featuring a demo of the game that will feature Cole's new melee weapon (the "Amp") and a new power called the Ionic Vortex.
Our booth number is #122 so swing on by to get your inFAMOUS destruction on! We'll also be giving away a limited number of t-shirts to players until we run out.
If that wasn't awesome enough news, the inFAMOUS 2 team will also be holding a panel on the topic of "Creating Super Powers" and showing some new gameplay featuring a power called the Kinetic Pulse, and a new enemy, the Ravager. Details are below, so hope to see you there!
182w ago - Sony's Online Community Specialist Locust_Star has cordially invited fans, even those without a badge, to attend E3 2010 this year virtually via PlayStation Home.
To quote: Millions of gamers across the globe are glued to their monitors this week, rabidly devouring every last detail surrounding the announcements made during the video game industry's biggest trade show: The Electronic Entertainment Expo.
Simply put, E3 is the place to be if you are passionate about games. Everyone wants to be there, but only a select few are able to attend. Until now.
This week, we take a huge step forward in bringing gamers closer to their favorite PlayStation titles, closer to the people that create these games, and closer to one another by delivering the E3 experience directly to their PlayStation 3 consoles.
Right now, you can log into PlayStation Home and experience E3 for yourself in PlayStation Home's virtual E3 booth. Watch Jack Tretton's 2010 E3 press conference and get briefed on what to expect from the PlayStation platform in the coming months.
Check out the latest games and collect exclusive PlayStation Home rewards (we've got new ones waiting for you every day of E3). Unlock the VIP area and get a sneak peek at what's...
193w ago - Today Sony Producer Matt Morton of Santa Monica Studio has invited fans in LA to try out some of the new Fat Princess PS3 features.
To quote: We have a very special request for fans of Fat Princess on the PS3 who are living in the Los Angeles / Santa Monica area. We value your input so much that we are looking for a select few to help us test some new features for Fat Princess PS3.
We are looking for people who can give us two hours of their time and let us know what you think. We need people for this Friday, April 2nd in any one of the following sessions:
• Be at least 18 years or older.
• Be willing to sign a Non Disclosure Agreement, because what you will be testing is a BIG Cake-of-a-secret!
• Be familiar with Fat Princess on the PS3.
• Live in the LA area with reliable transportation to the playtest.
Mastery of the game is NOT a requirement!
For your time and valuable input, we will give you a free copy of God of War III for your PS3 enjoyment!
226w ago - Interested in playing MAG before it's released? Well, BETA invites for the 256-player online shooter are going out now with the update patch weighing in at 2.3GB on the initial 300MB download.
It appears Sony is planning to start the MAG (Massive Action Game) PS3 BETA soon, as many sites including TheGamerAccess.com (linked above) have reported receiving invites.
The BETA invite makes you take a survey which will decide your placement in the BETA, considering space is "limited".
To quote: I just got an interesting e-mail directly from Sony asking me to register for the MAG Beta. Looks like the beta could start any day folks.