104w ago - Just Add Water CEO Stewart Gilray has announced today that Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD is coming to PSN on December 27, 2011 and a week earlier on the 21st in Europe.
To quote: We've been working on Stranger's Wrath, one way or another for around 15 months now. From the initial discussions, to actually starting work on the project true, to then getting it done!
As most of you may know we originally planned to release the game around Easter, to be able to do that we were to have started full development in September last year, but as it transpired, we didn't actually start until April 2011, which gave us our hoped late Summer release; but we ended up spending another couple of months on it, so here we are DONE AND DUSTED for release.
As such I'm extremely pleased to announce that Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD will release on December 27th in North America for $14.99. And we will be releasing worldwide! (all stores, except for the Far East/Russia/Ukraine and Portugal at this time).
We had planned on shipping with support for stereoscopic 3D and PlayStation Move and a few other little things, due to time limits we are not able to bring those features in this initial version. However we WILL be bringing them in an update in a couple...
104w ago - Today Andy Stewart of the Playstation Store Team is here with this weeks European PSN Game Store updates, as follows:
This week we are bursting with full PSN games for you to enjoy including Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Dragon Age 2, Just Cause 2, The Sly Trilogy, Mortal Kombat Arkade Kollection (yes it is finally here!) and much, much more. So check them out today.
We also have a couple of new PSP games for you. For the apprentice wizards in we have LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5 to 7 and for the detectives in training there is The Mystery Team, both available from PlayStation Store today.
Now for downloadable content (dlc) the big one that is out this week is Battlefield 3 - Back to Karkand pack. This pack includes 4 maps from Battlefield 2, Strike of Karkand, Gulf of Oman, Sharqi Peninsula and Wake Island. We also have Resistance 3 - Brutality Pack and the long awaited Pink Knight for Castle Crashers.
So that's it for another week from me, hope you like it!
PlayStation Store (via PS3, PSP and Media Go)
PlayStation Plus Discount
Tomb Raider: Underworld - 100% off
Cool Boarders (PSone Classic) - 100% off
Sneezies (minis) - 100% off
Orbit (minis) - 100% off
104w ago - Sony PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with the US PS3 and PSN updates this week, as follows:
It's a week of amazing DLC with the release of Add-ons for Battlefield 3 and Resistance 3 hitting PlayStation Network in a big way.
Battlefield 3 multiplayer expands with Back to Karkand, available first and exclusively on PSN.
Featuring four of the most loved Battlefield maps ever reimagined with the power of the Frostbite 2 engine, this DLC gives you new weapons, vehicles, dog tags, and persistence in the form of all-new "assignments" to carry out on the battlefield.
Resistance 3 sees also sees new content with the Brutality Pack. Team up with a friend to fight off endless waves of Grims, Leapers, and Leeches in the all-new Survival Mode. The Brutality pack also unlocks the Sledgehammer in multiplayer, the Mick Cutler Skin, and Warden XMB Theme.
Despite all the DLC love, don't forget about the new games hitting PlayStation Store. Wanted Corp, Final Fantasy VI, and PS3 Full Games Dragon Age II and Need for Speed Hot Pursuit all release today.
Wanted Corp brings the fun as you play as a pair of intergalactic bounty hunters in this cooperative action-shooter to capture escaped intergalactic convicts. RPG fans young and old will want to download...
104w ago - Sony Senior Social Media Specialist Rey Gutierrez is here with the new PS3 and PSN releases for the upcoming week today, as follows:
The Drop this week brings Dragon Age II, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit and Final Fantasy VI to PSN.
Just Dance 3 (PlayStation Move Support) - Just Dance 3 gives a new twist to the already spontaneous and outrageous dance game. The game kick-starts the party with over 40 tracks that span all kinds of musical genres and include popular artists like "Party Rock Anthem" by LMFAO, "California Gurls" by Katy Perry featuring Snoop Dogg, and "Forget You" by Cee Lo Green. Also included are legendary favorites like "I Was Made For Lovin' You" by Kiss.
With a variety of all-new gameplay modes, tracks that allow up to four dancers to uniquely shine, and innovative cardio training options, Just Dance 3 was made to bring the party and keep America dancing!
The Adventures of Tintin - An action-packed adventure that takes gamers on a nonstop journey through the world of Tintin; the hero and intrepid reporter from Herge's original comic books.
Players will rediscover the movie's enchanting environs including Captain Archibald Haddock's ship the Karaboudjan, Omar Ben Salaad's...
105w ago - Sony Network Entertainment Marketing Manager Christopher Lastrapes is here with this weekend's PlayStation Video Store and Music Unlimited updates below, as follows:
The sweet and sexy Mila Kunis stars in the comedy hit Friends with Benefits debuting today in New Releases. Watch as her relationship with co-star Justin Timberlake (The Social Network) moves from casual to complicated.
Patricia Clarkson (Shutter Island), Richard Jenkins (Hall Pass), Emma Stone (Crazy, Stupid, Love.), and Woody Harrelson (Zombieland) round out the cast.
Everyone's favorite little blue men enter Movies this week with The Smurfs. The lovable creatures get lost in our world being chased by the evil Gargamel, played by Hank Azaria (The Simpsons).
Neil Patrick Harris (A Very Harold and Kumar Christmas) plays their human ally, while Anton Yelchin (Fright Night), Fred Armison (Saturday Night Live), George Lopez (Rio) and Katy Perry lend their voices to the Smurfs characters. For eye-popping action, you'll also find the film in Available in 3D.
Bout 4 of our Theatrical Throwdown came down to the wire, but Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides came out victorious. Rent it this weekend from 2 pm Pacific Friday to 11 pm Pacific Sunday for just $0.99 in either SD or 1080p HD in our $0.99...