273w ago - Here's the response from Sony regarding PlayStation sales for August.
PS3 continued to generate impressive sales in August 2008, with 185,353 hardware units sold. From January to August 2008, more than 2 million PS3s have been sold in the U.S., representing a year-to-date hardware sales growth of more than 92%. Software sales were also strong for PS3, with 1.6 million units sold, representing a year-over-year growth of 92%
• Electronic Arts Sports' Madden NFL 09 proved to be a hot seller on PlayStation platforms in August, with more than 1.1 million copies purchased by PlayStation customers, not including the Madden NFL 09 ¬® (PlayStation¬® Portable) Entertainment Pack. 643,000 units of the popular sports title were sold for PS3 alone, a 33% higher attach rate than Xbox 360 and representing an increase of 90% year-over-year when compared to Madden NFL 08 sales for PS3 in August 2007.
• Following its launch on July 29, more than 263K copies of the weapon-based fighting game Soulcalibur IV were sold for PS3 in July and August, a 38% higher attach rate than Xbox 360.
• PLAYSTATION¬®Network continued to be a popular destination for new and original forms of entertainment, including exclusive content such as the full game of The Last Guy and the Warhawk expansion pack, as...
275w ago - New video content is now available on the PlayStation store, this week's update comprises of 12 TV shows and upwards of 30 feature films. Enjoy!
* American Dad, Season 1
* Ben 10: Alien Force, Season 1
* Burn Notice, Season 1 & 2
* Crime 360, Season 1
* Futurama, Season 1 & 2
* Galaxy Railways, Season 1
* MADtv, Season 13
* Rescue Me, Season 4
* The First 48, Season 7
* The Unit, Season 2
* Til Death, Season 2
* Xam'd: Lost Memories, Season 1
* Alien 3
* Be Cool
* Blade Runner - Director's Cut
* Broken Arrow
* First Sunday
* From Hell
* Garden State
* Hide And Seek
* I Heart Huckabees
* Independence Day
* Just Married
* Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow
* Pee-wee's Big Adventure
* Planet Of The Apes
* Police Academy 7: Mission to Moscow
* Predator 2
* Prom Night
* Rocky II
* Romeo + Juliet
* Superman III
* The List
* The Ninth Gate
* The Other Boleyn Girl
* Toy Soldiers
* Uptown Girls
275w ago - Per Grace Chen (Senior Manager, PLAYSTATION Store) today:
Hey, everyone. It's time again for the PLAYSTATION Store weekly update.
The Last Guy ($9.99)
You are the chosen one, a zombie hero from the Himalayan mountains, and it is up to you to rescue the last survivors on Earth by leading them to safety through zombie-infested streets. Make your way through 15 detailed real-world cities, shown from a classic arcade style overhead view, and lead them to the Escape Zone before time runs out in this frantic, addictive game. Download the full game today!
ESRB Rated E10+
File size: 605 MB
Add-on Game Content
Warhawk Fallen Star Pack ($7.99)
Download the Warhawk Operation Fallen Star Booster Pack today to experience the fast-paced action of Warhawk like never before! Infantry take flight with the fast and deadly Icarus Mk.1 Rocket Pack in the remote, forested Tau Crater battlefield, the crash site of an experimental Chernovan capital ship. Rejoin the unfriendly skies with Operation Fallen Star!
File size: 172 MB
Warhawk Booster Combo ($15.99)
Purchase three Warhawk Booster Packs for the price of two! Booster Combo includes the Warhawk Operation: Omega Dawn, Operation: Broken Mirror,...
275w ago - From Elixor of the European PlayStation boards:
This week's store update brings the following:
[FREE] The Last Guy
[FREE] NHL 09
[4,99 EUROS] Buzz! Junior Jungle Party
[19,99 EUROS] Medal of Honor Heros 2 (PSP)
[5,99 EUROS] Warhawk - Operation Fallen Star
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