110w ago - Sony PlayStation Network Executive Producer Kevin Furuichi has unveiled the Qore November Episode which features Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Assassin's Creed: Revelations, and Uncharted 3 alongside the Pulse 11/1 Edition today, with details below as follows:
November is epic every year. And this November's episode of Qore's is huge with 3 epic stories and the reboot of a classic.
Enter the rich fantasy world of Bethsdea's Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim in this month's lead feature story. The open world environment is re-imagined and gorgeous.
Veronica Belmont explores the new character progression and enhanced visuals as she re-experiences going one-on-one with a dragon!
Next, jump into Assassin's Creed: Revelations. Much has changed with the end of this story arc, Qore discovers why Ubisoft has a playable Altair, how Ezio's new eagle vision impacts gameplay, and where the series will go from here.
As a follow up to Qore's earlier profile of Naughty Dog's Amy Hennig about the story of UNCHARTED 3: Drake's Deception, this month they focus on the amazing technology and behind the scenes engineering magic used to create the breathtaking environments and robust character animations (that...
114w ago - Sega's Associate Digital Brand Manager Ben Harborne has shared two videos today as part of double Dreamcast PSN Tuesday, which showcase both Sega Bass Fishing and Space Channel 5 Part 2 below.
To quote: Space Channel 5 Part 2 will be boogieing into the PlayStation Store later on today along with SEGA Bass Fishing - can you say Double Dreamcast Tuesday? Pick up either one for a smooth $10 each. Man, that's refreshing.
SEGA Bass Fishing has been an arcade favorite for years, gobbling up quarters since 1998 here in the US. Bass Fishing then caused quite a splash when it launched with the Dreamcast on 9/9/99 - a day very dear to all of us Dreamcast fans.
In terms of gameplay, Bass Fishing is surprisingly easy to pick up and get into, and it keeps you coming back for more with layers of depth added by the different fishing conditions and locations. Cast out in 8 different locations and lure in the biggest, baddest bass. Want to look like a pro? Use your Move controller!
If you're fishing in the morning try a surface lure. If you're fishing in the middle of the day, use a heavier lure to drop down to the cooler waters and pick up the prize bass you've been...
114w ago - Today MonkeyPaw Games Marketing Manager Ray Almeda has shared some video trailers of 3 games that will be leading the new PlayStation Network Import Section launch!
To quote: Japanese retro fans, get ready! You are about to be immersed in a sea of PS one Japanese gems that never made it to European shores.
MonkeyPaw Games is proud to announce the release of the first three titles to the all new PlayStation Network Import section. We will feature direct-from-Japan PS one imports and Classics, including infamous shooter Cho Aniki and the super smooth Arcade Hits: Sonic Wings Special.
These shooters have been imported in their original Japanese form. Help can be found at www.monkeypawgames.com
MonkeyPaw Games is also proud to release the first game in the Arc the Lad series, one of the longest-selling RPGs of the PS one era. This classic is in English only and will be the start of many RPGs to come to the PlayStation Network Classic section. Join us as we bring you a taste of Japanese gaming that you've never experienced.
Relive the Origins of Tactical RPGs with Arc the Lad.
Japanese RPGs are on a level by themselves. One that is sure to steal your sleep is Arc the Lad. The game stormed onto the RPG scene...
115w ago - Sony PlayStation Home Community Manager Locust_Star has announced today that PlayStation Home patch update 1.55 is hitting PSN this Thursday with numerous updates included below.
To quote: This Thursday, September 29th, we will release the latest update to the PlayStation Home client.
PlayStation Home version 1.55 delivers a brand new start-up experience, updates to the Wardrobe and Furniture browser, and general enhancements that will result in improved stability and smoother operation.
Here's a look at what's coming as part of PlayStation Home 1.55:
How to Apply the 1.55 Patch
If you are upgrading from an old version of Home (1.40 or earlier) then when you attempt to apply the 1.55 patch please wait for the orange "hard drive activity" light to stop flashing on your PS3 before commencing the patching process.
• Improved the layout, design, color scheme and text of the start-up flow.
• The start-up flow will now display a variety of information depending on how recently you last visited PlayStation Home.
116w ago - SCEE's European Product Manager Adam Grant is back with the latest Studio update, which includes video demos of new Static and Dynamic PSP and PS3 Themes heading to PSN today.
To quote: Here is an update of the latest Themes from The Studio that are releasing today on the PlayStation Store.
The Studio brings to PlayStation a collection of Static and Dynamic Themes for PS3 and PSP from some of the world's greatest artists to create one of the best showcases of digital art anywhere in the world and they are all available for you to download.
We have partnered with Studio Output, one of the world's most tuned-in creative design and production companies, to help us curate The Studio collection and ensure only the finest offerings in everything from urban street art to illustration are included.
In case you are new to The Studio or missed the latest releases here is a quick video showcasing the Themes from cutting edge graphic and digital artists, illustrators and graphic designers around the world that have released onto The Studio over the last few weeks.