112w ago - Q-Games Ltd President and Executive Producer Dylan Cuthbert has announced today alongside a video that PixelJunk Sidescroller is coming to PSN on October 25th with details below.
To quote: PixelJunk SideScroller is not far from your hands! Yes, it has kind of crept up upon us, but the release date is 1st of November October 25th in North America.
I really can't emphasize enough how really, really good, old-school fun SideScroller has turned out to be. I'm sure some of you have played the "bonus" stage in PixelJunk Shooter 2 called "The Road to Dawn", well that is what gave us the urge to make an entire side scrolling shoot-em-up game!
Back in the day I used to love games such as R-Type and Darius, and going even further back there were games such as Scramble and Defender that inspired me as a child.
So... we decided to dip our toes in and see what PixelJunk could bring to the side-scroller world.
We used the same engine as for the two Shooter titles, but the game itself is entirely different. To begin with this is a single-stick controlled game rather than the dual-stick control we had in Shooter, which makes it even more addictive and easy...
112w ago - Sony Network Entertainment Marketing Manager Christopher Lastrapes has posted this weekend's PlayStation Video Store and Music Unlimited updates today, as follows:
Count down 13 days of chills and thrills this Halloween. Pay daily visit to the Video Store as we uncover freebies and spooktacular savings! Today, get a FREE rental of Scary Movie 4 and remember to vote for the next FREE movie of your choice starting tomorrow.
It's a battle between 1408 and Halloween - the movie that receives the most votes will be FREE next Friday, 10/28!
But wait, there are plenty of other cool Halloween swags in store! Here's a little glimpse...
• Zombie Apocalypse Sale (10/20 - 10/31): Get incredible savings on zombie movies like Night of the Living Dead and Shaun of the Dead.
• $0.99 Horror Rentals (10/21 - 10/31): Satisfy your horror fix with $0.99 horror rentals
• Buy Saw, Get the Theme (10/21 - 10/25): Buy Saw the original movie and get a free theme on us!
• $2.99 Scare Specials (10/23 - 10/31): Own horror films for just $2.99.
• Bloodthirsty Vampires Sale (10/24 - 10/31): Get incredible savings on vampire movies like Daybreakers and The Lost Boys.
• Theme Giveaway (10/25 - 10/31): Get a free...
112w ago - Following up on their previous update, today Sony PlayStation Access Community Manager MusterBuster has made available Access Episode 5.
To quote: Episode 5 of Access is now online and available right here for your viewing pleasure. Pleasure being the operative word, because heading the line-up this week is EA's eye-meltingly beautiful first-person destruct 'em up, Battlefield 3.
The rest of the show is also stuffed with hi-def excellence, including an inside look at the recent Access Live event in Bristol, a round up of the latest news and all the best content from the PlayStation Store, including hot servings of DLC for both Resistance 3 and Dragon Age 2.
There's also a sneak-peak at upcoming short film, The Hero's Journey - directed by Blood Diamond's Ed Zwick and featuring Naughty Dog's Amy Hennig, and Uncharted star, Nolan North.
To watch Access before anyone else, UK users can download each episode for free every Wednesday from the PlayStation Store, with every show then uploaded to YouTube every Friday.
112w ago - Sony Director John Koller has made available a video today from PS Vita key hardware and software developers who discuss the genesis of PlayStation Vita.
To quote: Yesterday, we made the big announcement of PlayStation Vita's availability in the U.S. Starting on February 22, 2012, you'll be able to pick up PlayStation Vita and play the world around you!
A lot of hard work goes into creating such a powerful device. We wanted to you to hear first-hand about PS Vita's development process and the many minds behind the product. Check out the video for a look at the movers and shakers behind PS Vita and the types of experiences you can anticipate come February.
With the price and release date set, we'll have many more inside looks for you. We'll be updating you on new game launches and providing you with deeper looks at all things Vita over the next couple of weeks and months. Be sure to check back on the PlayStation.Blog for more information soon.
112w ago - Naughty Dog Community Strategist Eric Monacelli has shared another video in the ongoing Uncharted 3 PS3 Multiplayer Experience series today dubbed Play, Create and Share below.
To quote: Here in week three of the Subway Taste for Adventure UNCHARTED 3 multiplayer experience, we're hitting our full stride.
We've played in some great matches, seen fantastic emblems and have been wowed by colorful, custom character designs. There are many ways to make the UNCHARTED 3 multiplayer experience uniquely your own and we're thrilled every time there's an "Oh snap!" taunt thrown up just for fun.
Taunting, customizing your characters, and creating your emblem are just a small portion of what you can do to create your own multiplayer experience. The PlayStation.Blog caught up with Game Designer Robert Cogburn to acquire some in-depth information about how you can play, create and share UNCHARTED 3's multiplayer experience. Learn about some of the other cool stuff you can do in-game in the video here:
This video only scratched the surface of what you're capable of creating and sharing in the UNCHARTED 3 multiplayer experience. The best way to create anything...