15w ago - Following up on the PS Vita Firmware 2.60 update, today Sony announced that mandatory PS Vita System Software update v2.61 is incoming (which blocks the VHBL Arcade Darts exploit) with details available below.
15w ago - Sega of America Associate Brand Manager Aaron Webber announced that Project Diva F officially arrives PS3 today with Hatsune Miku hitting the stage!
To quote: At long last, Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F is here! The game is in stores now, and will be available on the North American PlayStation Store later today.
We've put together a new trailer, seen above, to celebrate the launch of the game. It features some amazing songs, and a look at both the "Miku Room" and "Edit Mode" features in the game.
In the "Miku Room", you can interact with your favorite characters and fully customize their room with special themes, furniture, and more. You can also buy them gifts using your DIVA Points, and each will trigger a special event!
"Edit Mode" lets you create your very own Rhythm videos with any song you own. The possibilities are almost limitless, and your creativity will let you build the ultimate music video featuring your favorite music.
You can upload your creations online to share with your friends and the world - we can't wait to see the amazing videos you're going to create!
A long time ago, we asked you on Facebook if you would support Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F. Your...
16w ago - Today the previous PlayStation 3 rumors have been confirmed as a new flash-based 12GB PS3 console has been spotted on retailer shelves in both the US and Canada for $199.
Below are the details, to quote: "Following its release in Europe last year, the heavily rumored Flash-based PlayStation 3 is now on sale in the United States and Canada, The Verge has confirmed.
Sony's first low-storage model of the venerable console is now on shelves at Best Buy selling for $199.99. It's also available for sale at Canadian retailer Future Shop.
Sony had resisted selling a lower-capacity console in light of its emphasis on digital game and media downloads, even though Microsoft has always offered a low-storage Xbox 360. Both systems support adding additional storage through USB."
Finally, from Sony Hardware Associate Brand Marketing Manager Crystal MacKenzie:
At PlayStation, we want to provide the best place to play. That’s why today, we are pleased to announce the North American launch of our brand new PS3 12GB System for $199.99 (MSRP). This new 12GB system is the perfect way to play exclusive titles found only on PlayStation*, and to get access to the entertainment services offered through...
17w ago - Sega Senior Digital Brand Manager Mai Kawaguchi announced today that Castle of Illusion hits PS3 on 9/3 and has revealed the pre-order bonuses below.
To quote: We are thrilled to finally announce the release date of Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse. Built from the ground up, this re-imagined version of the Sega Genesis/Mega drive classic will be available for download on PlayStation Network on September 3rd at $14.99.
We are also running a pre-order program which is exclusive to PlayStation Network. With your pre-order, you will be able to immediately download and enjoy the following pre-order exclusive gifts.
• Original Genesis version of the game
• Pre-order exclusive dynamic theme
• Three Avatars
The pre-order will begin on August 20th and end on September 2nd.
The dynamic theme and original Genesis version of the game will be available only during this pre-order period.
The bonus items will not be available after September 2nd and won't be available for purchase on the store.
Don't miss the opportunity to pre-order Castle of Illusion and grab these rare bonus items!
17w ago - Sony Entertainment Network Marketing Manager Andrew Varda announced that the PS3 Live Events application arrives today, and those interested can utilize it to watch WWE SummerSlam this Sunday.
Below are all the details, to quote: John Cena will take on Daniel Bryan for the WWE Championship this Sunday, August 18th at 4:00pm Pacific Time - and you'll be able to watch directly from your PS3!
You can watch WWE SummerSlam and many more live events to come using the new Live Events Viewer PS3 app that launches later today after the PlayStation Store update.
The Live Events Viewer PS3 app will serve as a hub for your favorite sports, concerts, and other entertainment events. The Live Events Viewer allows you to watch live content or catch up with on-demand viewing of wrestling events, concerts, races and more all with no subscription and no commitments.
Some live events will be offered on a pay-per-view basis and other events will be completely free. New events will be added weekly, so be sure to check back each week.
To get ready for WWE SummerSlam, download the Live Events Viewer app for free:
• Log on to the PlayStation Store on your PlayStation 3 system.
• Scroll down to the Apps section and find Live Events Viewer for download.