156w ago - VidZone's Head of Production Ben Creasey has posted this week's PlayStation 3 update today, which showcases World Cup Fever in VidZone as follows:
Here at VidZone Towers we are as excited as the rest of the world about the upcoming World Cup... it excites us even more because it gives us the chance to feature all the amazing footy songs from over the years!
So... What we were thinking... was... that maybe you could send us the names of your favourite football anthems... Just to make sure we have all of them. That ok? Coooool.
My personal favourite football song lyric of all time, John Barnes... Anfield Rap... "I come from Jamaica, my name is John Barnes When I do my thing the crowd go bananas"... Genius.
We also have a very cool Dan Le Sac Celebrity Playlist - featuring videos from Fever Ray, Dead Prez and Bomb The Bass and a intro video from the guys which they filmed just for us... Which is nice.
Hot New Videos
Newer than a very new thing, hotter than the sun, and more videoey (no... it's not a word... but I like it) than a pile of DVD's. Featuring the brand new video from Ke$ha 'Your Love Is My Drug', Beyonce 'Why Don't You Love Me', Usher 'Lil Freak'and...
156w ago - Associate Producer Jenny Barbour has announced that BUZZ! PS3 scores some new World Soccer Quiz PlayStation 3 DLC via PSN today, as follows:
Next month, the 2010 FIFA World Cup kicks off in South Africa, and we've got you covered with the perfect way to get ready for the tournament and brush up on your soccer trivia: the BUZZ!: World Soccer Quiz question expansion pack, available for BUZZ!: Quiz World PS3 and BUZZ! Quiz TV today on PSN.
Delivering over 500 new questions, the BUZZ!: World Soccer Quiz downloadable quiz pack covers everything from the sport's most legendary players to their history-making games. Amp up for the world's biggest soccer event by challenging your friends to a trivia showdown featuring fun questions like these:
WHO FINISHED HIS CAREER WITH AN INFAMOUS HEADBUTT IN THE 2006 WORLD CUP FINAL?
• ZINEDINE ZIDANE
• DIEGO MARADONA
• PAUL GASCOIGNE
WHICH ENGLISHMAN WAS FAMOUSLY SHOWN A RED CARD FOR KICKING OUT AT DIEGO SIMEONE AT FRANCE '98?
• DAVID BECKHAM
• TREVOR FRANCIS
• SOL CAMPBELL
• PAUL SCHOLES
WHAT TYPE OF ANIMAL IS ZAKUMI, THE OFFICIAL WORLD CUP MASCOT?
158w ago - The Sprint Cars franchise makes its PlayStation Network debut today as THQ has officially announced the arrival of World of Outlaws: Sprint Cars on PSN.
Press Release: AGOURA HILLS, Calif. - THQ Inc. today announced that World of Outlaws: Sprint Cars is now available on the PlayStation Network.
Players can take on fan favorites, such as Donny Schatz and Steve Kinser to compete in 12 tracks including The Dirt Track at Charlotte. World of Outlaws: Sprint Cars is rated 'E' for everyone and is available for download at the suggested price of $19.99.
In World of Outlaws: Sprint Cars, players start off their career as a World of Outlaws rookie who must compete in several high octane races to ultimately make their way to the World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte.
Throughout the game, players can take on fierce competitors like Donny Schatz, Steve Kinser, Jason Meyers and Joey Saldana, while also experiencing real time track deformation in some of the toughest tracks in the World of Outlaws series.
World of Outlaws: Sprint Cars was developed by Big Ant. For more information on the game and other THQ titles, please visit www.thq.com.
159w ago - Today EA Sports Community Manager Yaw Obiri-Yeboah has confirmed that 2010 FIFA World Cup for PS3 and PSP is now available on PSN.
To quote: The world's biggest sporting event is quickly approaching, but you can get your first taste of the festivities by picking up your copy of 2010 FIFA World Cup, which is now available in stores.
For the first time the world's biggest spectacle will be hosted in Africa and you will be able to experience all of that pageantry and atmosphere by playing the game. There are a host of new features available in the game for everyone to check out.
Captain Your Country
For anyone who played UEFA EURO 2008, I'm sure you enjoyed CYC. So when deciding on game modes for World Cup we knew it had to be included again. Just in case you didn't play the feature before, it's a Be a Pro mode where up to four gamers compete on the same team starting as B-internationals, aiming to get into the first team, qualify for the finals and be appointed the team captain and ultimately lift the trophy.
What's different this time around?
The ranking system is now simply a list of all the eligible players from your country. So you start at the bottom,...
163w ago - Sony's Social Media Manager Jeff Rubenstein has shared a video today showcasing the new Lost Planet 2 PS3 demo, to quote:
This week we dropped by Capcom HQ to test out multiplayer on the PS3 version of Lost Planet 2, as well as get some of your questions answered. There's a video featuring exclusive footage and your answers below.
We also found out that Capcom is doing something pretty cool: if 1.5 million of you gamers download the upcoming multiplayer demo (available April 22nd), they'll donate $25K to charity. Easy enough, right?
So why are we telling you this today, when the demo won't be live for 3 weeks? Because Capcom is giving some gamers a headstart on that download (which means you may be able to start playing it now).
Head over to lostplanetcommunity.com, where you can enter to win early access to the demo. Strike out there? Stay tuned to our Twitter account; we'll be giving out some more download codes later today.