200w ago - For those who missed the hidden update, Sony's Product Marketing Manager Jefferson Dong has revealed that the Heavy Rain PS3 demo is officially forecasted for this Thursday on PSN.
To quote: While this might be true for the weather in some parts of the country this week, the game demo for Heavy Rain will be available worldwide through the PlayStation Store on Thursday, February 11, 2010. Mark this on your calendar!
This PlayStation 3 exclusive demo will feature two full chapters from the game, in which players will immerse themselves in the roles of Norman Jayden, a FBI profiler brought in to help local law enforcement find and capture the Origami Killer, and Scott Shelby, a private investigator hired by families of past victims to bring their killer to justice.
Gamers will finally get the chance to try this psychological thriller where players make choices that will determine their story, all in the hopes of uncovering the mystery of Heavy Rain. If you're experiencing heavy rain this Thursday, feel free to stay inside to download and play the demo of Heavy Rain.
217w ago - Today Creat Studios Director of Business Development Scott Hyman has announced that Mushroom Wars is coming to PSN this Thursday for $9.99.
To quote: It's Scott at Creat Studios again, here to tell you about our seventh (yes, seventh!) release for PlayStation Network in 2009. Our new RTS, Mushroom Wars, will be available for $9.99 this Thursday, October 15.
Now, you're asking, what exactly is Mushroom Wars? Do I have to battle evil, killer mutant zombie mushrooms? Well, as cool as that might sound, (hmmm...maybe there's a future PSN release!), you don't battle the mushrooms themselves, but you will do battle for the mushrooms.
Mushroom Wars is a fast-paced and accessible RTS, with a quaint, anime-inspired visual style where you send your cute armies into battle, upgrade your mushroom bases, improve your weaponry and fight skirmishes in close-quarter maps.
You can play against the AI or kick your friends' butts in Campaign mode. The Skirmish mode lets you quickly jump right into battles. Local multiplayer allows up to four players to tough it out to see who's the baddest army in the meadow.
We're very excited about Mushroom Wars, and we're confident that you'll...
219w ago - Today PlayStation Home Online Community Specialist Locust_Star has unveiled that PlayStation Home v1.3 will be coming Thursday, which includes a new Central Plaza, Neptune Suite and more as follows:
We know that all of our Home-peoples have been waiting with bated breath for the newest version of PlayStation Home to launch. You've been messaging us on the official PlayStation Home forums and hitting us up in-world for all of the details.
You've been leaving us comments on our Blog posts and on the official PlayStation Facebook and Twitter accounts. Some of you have even been chartering black helicopters and following us to and from our secret meetings, surveilling our every move, searching for evidence of the launch date.
Well okay, maybe there hasn't been so much of that, but you've been eager for info. And that's why we're all pumped to announce that PlayStation Home v1.3 will be coming to your PlayStation 3s this Thursday, October 1st.
For those of you who didn't catch the official announcement of the client update in August, here's the high-level overview. Home v1.3 equals the following things:
• Universal Game Launching. Come this Thursday, you'll be able to launch from Home into any game whose disc you have loaded into your PS3. This...
219w ago - Sony's Social Media Manager Jeff Rubenstein has shared a video today from TGS '09 covering the debut of PixelJunk Monsters Deluxe PSP on PSN this Thursday... and it's heading to PlayStation Home.
To quote: For the rest of the week, we'll be sharing Tokyo Game Show show-floor interviews in which developers of PlayStation exclusives answer your questions.
When the convention center at Makuhari Messe opened its doors, our first meeting was with Q-Games' Dylan Cuthbert. As is customary with this Kyoto-based team, every time you see them, they're showing something new.
We'll be reporting on some new PixelJunk Shooter level reveals soon, but first -PixelJunk Monsters Deluxe is complete and ready to roll out this week (October 1) on PSP.
In this interview featuring new footage, Dylan details the new island, new trap tower, new enemies, and online play.