129w ago - Codemasters Community Manager Benjamin Bateman is here with some fresh video footage from E3 2011 of Bodycount on the PS3 entertainment system.
To quote: Bodycount is back and I'm here to divulge all the juicy intel. The Codemasters Guildford studio has been tightly clammed since last year's E3 so you'd be forgiven for asking, what is Bodycount?
Bodycount is an adrenaline-inducing, explosive torrent of action, destruction and gun ecstasy. It's an FPS that puts the fun back into firepower. But these words can barely do it justice, so here's our brand new gameplay trailer from E3.
Right off the bat you can see the explosive boom-stick that is the shotgun, and it really sums up what Bodycount is. This isn't just another shooter; this is a gun centerfold that gives you amazingly satisfying guns that you will never forget.
The mantra in the team has been 'gun, bullet, world' - everything is focused on the experience of squeezing the trigger, hearing bullets tear through the air and watching them obliterate enemies and the environment.
Every gun has been carefully crafted for your gaming pleasure. Bodycount has everything from a deadly pistol all the way up to super-charged futuristic weaponry used...
129w ago - SCEE's Ross McGrath of the PlayStation Store Team is back with some PSN Game Store PS3 and PSP DLC updates today.
To quote: Hi all - I'm very pleased to say it's time for a sale!
We've got a range of DLC available for a selection of titles, including lots of content at 50% off - grab anything that takes your fancy.
And if you took LittleBigPlanet as part of your Welcome Back, don't fret - we'll have a huge selection of LBP Costume and Level Packs at half price available from Wednesday, 29th to add to this selection of downloadable add-ons, so just hold your horses a little while longer.
Nothing sticking out as a must buy for you? This is by no means an exhaustive list and I want to know what you'd like to see in the next DLC sale - anything you suggest I'll do my best to secure as part of a second DLC sale later on this year and all suggestions are welcome.
Not into DLC? Keep an eye out for more sales coming throughout the Summer months on all kinds of content. Enjoy!
PSN Loves DLC SPECIAL OFFERS (24th June - 6th July)
Agarest: Generations of War Downloadable Content
Power Up Set (was £0.79/€0.99 - now £0.40/€0.49)
Animal Set (was £0.79/€0.99 -...
129w ago - Today Ross McGrath of the SCEE PlayStation Store Team has detailed the new European PSN Game Store updates for the week, as follows:
Speed freak will be happy this week, as not only do we have a Sonic Generations demo for you, (although you'll have to wait until tomorrow to snag it) but also the full Blu-Ray release of Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit explodes onto the Store for digital download.
Speaking of Sonic, the blue one celebrates his 20th Anniversary tomorrow and to celebrate our pals at SEGA are bringing you a great deal on Sonic content with the 20th Anniversary bundle - Sonic, Sonic 2, Sonic 4 Episode 1, Sonic Adventure (and DX add-on), and the Sonic 4 dynamic theme are all available at a reduced bundle price for only 20 days, so if you're a lover of the speedy little hedgehog then nab it while you can.
Heaps of DLC this week, including content for big hitters like LA Noire, Mortal Kombat and LBP2 in the mix - check below for the full list.
You'll be hearing more from me on Friday this week, so I'll see you then.
PlayStation Store (via PS3, PSP and Media Go)
Full Games (PS3)
Akimi Village (£7.99/€9.99)
Rating: PEGI 3
Availability: All locales
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (£23.99/€29.99)...
130w ago - Following not far behind the v1.09 Patch, today KillZone 3 PS3 Patch version 1.10 has been released which includes Custom Game Options.
From the official site, to quote on the KZ3 v1.10 changes:
• Custom Games, Part 2. Additional information can be found at the bottom of the article, but it will include: choosing abilities, weapons and careers, as well as toggling functionality such as ribbons, skills and explosives.
• Squad Only Chat. This is still an experimental feature and may not always function as expected.
• Playing Audio/Music from your PS3 during MP games.
• Marksman Improvements:
- Cloak rippling effect has been increased.
- Cloak now ripples with increased intensity when firing non silenced weapons.
- Transition from uncloaked to cloaked has been extended.
- A cloak fade transition between moving and not-moving has been introduced (player no longer snaps out of view).
• Distance Indicator for off-screen medics.
• Matchmaking. We will now make players switch faction automatically at the end of a round if teams...