260w ago - There is only a small number of new PlayStation 3 titles choose from this week. As always, below is the full release list:
• Rise of the Argonauts
• Sonic Unleashed
• Rock Band: AC/DC Live
• Gundam Musou 2
• Lego Batman
• Need For Speed Undercover
Keep in mind, release dates are constantly subject to change, so be sure to check with your local retailer before heading out. Your PS3 will play import games, but don't forget that any DLC needs to be bought from the PSN store of the corresponding region.
260w ago - Developer Q-Games has announced on their Web site (linked above) that a new PixelJunk Eden patch update is slated for December 19, 2008 for both Europe and Japan regions, with the US labeled as "coming soon".
To quote from their site:
Eden just got easier!
• New continue system when you run out of time.
• A whole new control system to choose from.
• Lots more time to spare.
• Smoother multi-play camera.
Will these new features make the game a little too easy? Time will tell...
260w ago - Courtesy of Harmonix Developer HMXHenry via their site linked above:
Press Release: MTV Games, Harmonix and Electronic Arts Ship Rock Band¬® 2 For Wii™ and PlayStation¬®2 System Nationwide December 18, 2008
CAMBRIDGE, MA - December 12, 2008 - Harmonix, the world's premier music video game development company, and MTV Games, a part of Viacom's MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), along with distribution partner Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS), today announced that Rock Band¬® 2 for the Wii™ home videogame console from Nintendo and PlayStation¬®2 computer entertainment system will ship to stores nationwide December 18, 2008.
Rock Band 2 Shipping and Pricing Information:
December 18, 2008 (Available in stores 5-7 days after the ship date)
* Rock Band 2 Standalone Software (Wii) $49.99 MSRP
* Rock Band 2 Standalone Software (PlayStation 2 System) $49.99 MSRP
* Rock Band 2 Standalone Drums (Wii) $89.99 MSRP
* Rock Band 2 Standalone Guitar (Wii) $69.99 MSRP
* Rock Band 2 Special Edition Bundle (Wii) $189.99 MSRP
* Rock Band 2 Standalone Instruments for PS2 / PS3 systems are already available.
Rock Band 2 for the Wii system, developed by Pi Studios under the direction of Harmonix, will be fully featured with online...