139w ago - PlayStation 2 Associate Marketing Manager Ami Sheth has posted today news of a new limited edition Toy Story 3 bundle pack for the PS2.
To quote: It's hard to believe that in just a week we will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of the PlayStation 2 system.
Today, we're very excited to announce the availability of a new, limited edition Toy Story 3: The Video Game bundle for the PlayStation 2 system on October 31.
Available nationwide at participating retailers for $99 (MSRP), this new bundle combines the PS2 system with Toy Story 3: The Video Game, which lets players help Buzz, Woody and the rest of the Toys ensure no toy gets left behind.
Nearly 10 years since it first launched, the PS2 continues to be a force in gaming and to date is in more than 146 million homes worldwide.
At $99, the PS2 provides great entertainment value for new gamers and families with its built-in DVD player and a deep library of more than 2,000 games. Be sure to mark your calendars for October 31 and enjoy!
141w ago - Today Andriasang.com (linked above) reports that Sony is set to release a PS3 320GB HDD DVR bundle which includes Torne on November 18, 2010 in Japan.
The PlayStation 3 HDD Recorder Pack 320GB unit will be part of a a value priced package for prospective PS3 buyers who'd like to make use of the system's digital video recording capabilities.
To quote: "This limited edition package combines a Charcoal Black 320 gigabyte PlayStation 3 system with Sony's popular Torne digital video recording device.
The bundle will sell for ¥39,980. Separately, the Charcoal Black 320GB system currently sells for ¥34,980 (a Classic White version, announced at the Tokyo Game Show, is due on October 21), while Torne sells on its own for ¥9,980 (although it's widely available for a couple of thousand yen less).
In a separate announcement, Sony also said today that it will be releasing a 2.8m USB cable (Mini-B-A type). This is priced ¥500 and will be released on December 16. The cable that's included with the PS3 is 1.5 meters. The longer cable can be used in a similar capacity as that, for charging your controller and connecting to a PSP."
143w ago - SCEA Product Marketing Manager Chris Munson has unveiled a new PlayStation Move EyePet Bundle today from Toys 'R' Us, as follows:
The cutest virtual pet on the planet will now comes in a special edition! Introducing the limited edition Toys "R" Us PlayStation Move EyePet Bundle, the perfect PlayStation Move starter kit for kids and families looking to experience a little EyePet magic this holiday season.
The PlayStation Move EyePet Bundle is a North American exclusive (US and Canada) and will retail for $99.99 at Toys "R" Us. The bundle will include:
• EyePet game
• PlayStation Eye Camera
• PlayStation Move Motion Controller
So get your living rooms ready, make sure the family has plenty of space, and say hello to EyePet -- your next best virtual friend.
The EyePet Bundle will be available at participating Toys "R" Us stores and online starting Friday, September 24th. Demand will be high, so call your nearest Toys "R" Us or go online here to check availability. Pre-order yours today!
143w ago - Today Kotaku.com (linked above) has shared some pictures (below) of a new Gran Turismo 5 Titanium Blue PS3 bundle, which will be hitting Japan later this year.
PlayStation 3 owners who love GT5 will definitely appreciate this new PS3 bundle, if you don't mind spending about $420 US for it of course.
To quote: "Sony had exactly one Gran Turismo 5 Racing Pack bundle on the Tokyo Game Show floor giving us an in-person peek at perhaps the prettiest of PlayStation 3s.
The console comes with a matching "Titanium Blue" DualShock 3 controller and a limited edition copy of GT5, plus a warm sense of ownership, for just 35,980 yen. That's about $420 USD if you're thinking of jumping in.
The Gran Turismo 5 Racing Pack bundle arrives (in Japan) on November 3."