78w ago - Ubisoft EMEA Digital Marketing Manager Yannick Myrtil has announced news today that Babel Rising is hitting PSN with details below!
To quote: Here at Ubisoft we love digital games. As you might have noticed we worked hard in bringing you innovative downloadable games lately, and we'll keep on doing it, next with Babel Rising on PSN!
Babel Rising is a game that lets you play as a God using your powers to prevent humans from building the tower of Babel. You can hurl bolts of lightning, cause massive earthquakes, or unleash gigantic floods upon the Babylonians.
For those of you familiar with the successful and critically-acclaimed smartphone game, know that this 3D version adds a new depth to its gameplay with 3D graphics and motion control.
Also, for PS+ members we have an exclusive offer with the Sky's the Limit pack!
This exclusive pack brings you even more towers to destroy & new enemies to defeat!
Humans are defying you once more! Embody a vengeful god and get it over with the waves of heretics who try to build two new towers. Let's unleash your mighty powers and confront new vicious types of units in exciting exclusive levels.
78w ago - Today Andy Stewart of Sony's PlayStation Store Team has announced that a PS Vita sale is coming to the PS Store with details below.
To quote: Out of the shadows I return to announce another sale for our ever loving consumers. This time we've got a THREE week sale for you.
What's it about? What can you expect? Why should you care? Read on and find out.
Starting on June 13th until July 4th, we will run a sale for content compatible with PS Vita. Each week we will rotate the content, starting with digital only titles followed by adding in retail releases (that are also available through PS Store) and finally on the third week, retail and PSP/mini titles compatible with Vita.
So, for week one you can expect some of the following great titles:
Was €12.99/£9.99 - Now €8.99/£7.29
Was €7.99/£6.49 - Now €5.99/£4.79
Was €5.99/£4.79 - Now €4.99/£3.99
Tales From Space: Mutant Blobs Attack!
Was €6.99/£5.49 - Now €4.99/£3.99
Was €7.99/£6.49 - Now €5.99/£4.79
Super Stardust Delta + Advanced Star Fighter Pack
Was €9.99/£7.99 - Now €6.99/£5.49
79w ago - Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Limited Content Producer Katy Macdonald has interviewed CEO Suda51 of Grasshopper Manufacture today who officially announced that Lollipop Chainsaw is hitting PS3 on June 15, 2012.
Below is the interview, to quote: On way our over to the Warner Bros. booth to check out superhero brawler Injustice: Gods Among Us and the zombie-blitzing Lollipop Chainsaw, we got a last minute phone call: Grasshopper Manufacture's Goichi "Suda51″ Suda had arrived at E3, would we like to interview him?
Seeing as this was the creative director behind such PlayStation classics as Killer7 and Shadows of the Damned, not to mention the forthcoming Lollipop Chainsaw itself, it was too good a chance to miss!
Here's what Suda51 had to say about the game, working with the creator of the Resident Evil series and his creative processes.
Where do you get the inspiration from for your off-the-wall characters?
Suda51: Well, first of all I think about gameplay and a story. I could be taking a bus somewhere and spot an interesting old man walking down the street....
79w ago - Sony Brand Manager Leon Sanders has announced news today from E3 2012 of a new PS3 Limited Edition Metallic Gold DualShock 3 Controller.
Below are the details, to quote: PS3 fans can really go for gold this June with the arrival of the limited edition metallic gold DUALSHOCK 3 controller.
As excitement builds for some of the biggest sporting events of the year PlayStation fans can get in on the action and feel like champs with the brand new, limited edition metallic gold Dualshock 3 controller.
Available this June, going for gold has never been more apt; if it's scoring a winning hat trick or making poll position, do it in style with the metallic gold Dualshock 3 and feel like a real winner.
Check out these pictures of the hardware below. Cool, isn't it?
DUALSHOCK 3 utilises Bluetooth technology for Wireless gameplay while the controller's USB cable automatically charges the controller when connected to the PlayStation 3 system.
• Pressure sensitive buttons that react to each action make every impact feel like you're right in the game
• SIXAXIS motion technology senses your every move
• Features Bluetooth technology for Wireless gameplay; the PlayStation 3 system can support up to seven wireless controllers at one time.
80w ago - Today Sony's Director of Handheld Consoles Product Planning and Platform Software Innovation Don Mesa has announced that YouTube is officially coming to the PS Vita handheld at the end of June!
To quote: Hi everyone! PS Vita was developed with the idea of creating and delivering compelling content for gamers.
With the recent announcements of applications such as nico nico, Treasure Park, Wake-up Club, and Skype, we're continuing to build out PS Vita's portfolio of applications. Today, we're very excited to announce the latest application addition to PS Vita - YouTube!
Coming at the end of June, YouTube will be available as a free downloadable application for PS Vita via the PS Vita Store. With the YouTube application on PS Vita, you can watch millions of YouTube videos on the stunning 5" OLED screen, from comedy to gaming tips to today's viral trends.
The YouTube application features many of the functions you're already familiar with - you can easily search for videos, choose favorites and make comments, and your personal YouTube account is available right on your PS Vita.
As we move further into 2012, we look forward to introducing you to more unique,...