109w ago - Previously Sony confirmed that PSN users can activate downloaded games on to up to five different PS3 or PSP systems, but today PlayStation Network Operations VP Gordon Thornton has announced this policy is being changed to only two- possibly to curb game sharing.
One alternative for those on PS3 Custom Firmware is to check out the PlayStation 3 homebrew exdata license reactivation tool ReActPSN which currently reactivates PlayStation Network data.
To quote: We'd like to inform you of some upcoming changes to the usage policies for PlayStation Network game content.
As of November 18, 2011, the number of devices that can be activated on one PlayStation Network account for game content purchased from the PlayStation Store will be updated.
For game content purchased after November 18, 2011, a new policy will apply and the number of devices that can be activated will be as follows:
110w ago - Ubisoft PR Coordinator Alex Monney has unveiled a glimpse of the new PSN content they will be bringing to PlayStation Network this winter and beyond today!
To quote: Yesterday, Ubisoft hosted its second annual Digital Day where we showed off a handful of our upcoming digital products, including new PlayStation Network titles.
Last year, Ubisoft released some great PSN titles, such as From Dust, Outland, Clash of Heroes and Beyond Good & Evil HD. We're looking to build on that momentum with a diverse portfolio of digital games.
I Am Alive
In September, Ubisoft announced that I Am Alive was releasing on digital platforms this winter. At Digital Day, we showed off the long awaited game for the first time ever.
Our demo started off with the main character arriving back to his home town of Haventon one year after the event. He finds the place he once knew and loved torn apart by "the Event". Society is torn as everyone in the town of Haventon fight for survival. Your mission: find your family and stay alive.
Ubisoft Shanghai has put a lot of work in creating a new and unique take on the post-apocalyptic genre. I Am Alive plays to the sense of realism stepping away creating...
111w ago - Following up on the recent Guide to Compile PSN NPDRM Games for PS3 Custom Firmware, today Gitbrew has released NoPDRM v1, which allows users to easily re-enable Sony PlayStation Network (PSN) content on their PlayStation 3 consoles alongside some RSX progress detailed below.
To quote: With the release of mallory's NPDRM-enabled ps3tools, it was remarkably simple to re-enable your legally purchased PSN titles.
Overview of steps: unself2 -> make_self_npdrm -> pkg.py
Tools you need:
ps3tools modified for NPDRM use (included)
make_self_npdrm from geohot's tools (included in psl1ght)
pkg.py (included in psl1ght)
To use the NPDRM ps3tools you need:
Your console's IDPS
Your console's exdata folder (/dev_hdd0/home/xxxxxxxx/exdata/)
Your PSN titles (/dev_hdd0/game/NP*)
The get_idps.pkg file can be installed on your PS3. When run, it creates a file called 'idps' on the root of an attached USB drive. Copy this idps file to your PS3KEYS folder. Make sure that your PS3KEYS...
117w ago - PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with this weekends PSN Video Store and Music Unlimited content update today!
To quote: This week, new releases welcomes the summer blockbuster X-Men: First Class. Follow the beginnings of the friendship and rivalry of Professor X and Magneto as they attempt to thwart all-out war in the Cuban Missile Crisis.
James McAvoy (Gnomeo and Juliet), Michael Fassbender (Inglorious Basterds), January Jones (Mad Men) and Kevin Bacon (Frost/Nixon) join the large cast of mutants.
Want all of the X-Men movie action? Purchase the X-Men Collector's Set to receive all four X-Men films - X-Men, X2: X-Men United, X-Men: The Last Stand and X-Men-First Class - to own in SD on your PS3 for only $24.99 in the US!
The critically-acclaimed Hanna hits Movies this week, starring Eric Bana (Star Trek) and Cate Blanchett (Robin Hood). Trained as an assassin from an early age by her father in the backwoods of Finland, Hanna is thrown into action when it's revealed her father is a former CIA agent. She's put on the run from the greatest espionage outfit in the world. Watch it now before it's available from Netflix!
Sons of Anarchy drives into TV Shows with its fourth season. Nearly 14 months after...
122w ago - PlayStation Network Product Manager James Thorpe is here with the upcoming PlayStation Plus content for August to September today, as follows:
As well as some great content this month, we have a bit of a special on Assassin's Creed for you to enjoy some exclusive extras with Plus.
Here is the main content list from Aug 3rd - Sept 7th:
• Comix Zone
• Crash Commando
• Bashi Blocks
• Assassin's Creed - 50% off
• Assassin's Creed 2 - 20% off - purchase the full game and get all of the DLC for free (Sequence 12, 13 and Secret locations)
• Assassin's Creed Brotherhood - Purchase the full game and get 2 free avatars (Harlequin & Ezio)
• Modnation Racers - 20% off
• Worms 2: Armageddon - 50% off
• Alien Zombie MegaDeath - 50% off
• Arcade Sports Bundle - 30% off