16w ago - Following up on the previous updates, today PlayStation 3 developer facanferff has made available an update to the Showtime PS3 Plugin TMDB (The Movie DataBase) bringing it to version 1.2.5 followed by v1.3 with the changes below.
To quote: A new version for Showtime Plugin TMDb is now available and adds some features that many users have been asking since day 1.
Please read carefully the changelog and the Important information section as both help you get a better experience in Showtime.
Add: View Collection images option in movie view
Add: View images option in movie view
Add: "Search in Showtime" option in movie view (thanks Buksa)
Enhancement: Improve some design aspects (makes images fit better for different screens)
Enhancement: In "Director" field in movie view show all directors instead of just one
Add: TMDb item menu option (it allows users to see a movie view from any video, including offline videos or anything else)
22w ago - Sony Associate Product Marketing Manager JT Pierce shared a video today announcing that the MLB 13 The Show Home Run Derby is out now on PS3!
To quote: Next week, Major League Baseball's biggest stars will descend on Citi Field in New York for the 2013 MLB All-Star Game.
The league's best sluggers will also be in town to compete for the title of 2013 Home Run Derby Champion, and while we can't all make it to the Midsummer Classic festivities, you can experience all the excitement and tradition of the Home Run Derby from your couch.
Introducing MLB 13 The Show Home Run Derby, available for download on your PS3. We've taken one of The Show's most popular game modes, packed it with 46 of the best long ball hitters in the game, and it's all yours for only $5.99.
Set in this year's Home Run Derby host stadium, Citi Field, MLB 13 The Show Home Run Derby features the same amazing visuals and gameplay you've come to expect from the highly rated franchise.
The game is available now, so download today from the PlayStation Store and get your swings in before for the real thing takes place July 15th.
26w ago - Sony Associate Product Manager Ken Chan posted up a new Gran Turismo 6 (GT6) E3 2013 PS3 trailer video which shows Willow Springs and GT3 race cars below.
To quote: 2013 Press Conference, we proudly presented a new trailer showing highlights and new evolutions developed exclusively for GT6.
Without giving too much of the trailer away, pay attention to the effects of the new physics engine as it accounts for all the intricacies and complexities of a car's behavior, especially during cornering.
With help from KW Automotive, the suspension system of each vehicle, most notably the shocks, more accurately showcase how a car reacts to various lateral loads, reproducing body roll and wheel slip in an amazingly real manner.
Polyphony Digital worked closely with Yokohama Rubber Corporation to produce a new tire model that reflects the tire compound, tire structure and changes in characteristics during extreme load conditions.
Improving the overall look of GT6 is Adaptive Tessellation, the next generation in 3D model rendering technology. Tessellation involves dividing a polygon into multiple geometric tiles; Adaptive Tessellation takes that science one step further by automatically dividing the polygons to become finer according to the viewing distance and position.
27w ago - Following up on the previous update, today multiMAN PS3 back-up manager has been updated to version 04.40.00 Base (20130602) which includes a new server and mM Showtime Edition updates with the changes below.
32w ago - Sony European Product Manager Elliott Linger shared some new video trailers today spotlighting The Last of Us Special Editions below.
To quote: In only a few weeks you will be able to get your hands on Naughty Dog's hotly anticipated new title The Last of Us!
Set 20 years after a pandemic has radically changed civilization as we know it, The Last of Us follows Joel, a hardened survivor who is hired to smuggle a 14 year-old girl, Ellie, out of an oppressive military quarantine zone. What starts as a small job soon transforms into a brutal journey across what remains of the United States.
Across PAL regions, we have two very special editions that you can pre-order now and enjoy as soon as the game hits the shelves on 14th June - the mirror Joel and Ellie editions, based on the game's protagonists.
Check out trailers detailing the contents of each special edition below:
Retailing at €79.99, these limited editions can be pre-ordered now by clicking on the relevant locale link below: