Sony Unveils God Mode, Storms PlayStation Network on April 23, 2013

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52w ago - Old School Games Producer Nick Madonna announced via Sony's blog today that God Mode storms PlayStation Network on April 23, 2013.

To quote: Old School Games is a new game studio launched by Saber Interactive whose focus is to deliver low-cost, high-quality downloadable titles.

Using Saber's technology and development platform, we strive to create digital games that look like retail products. With our first release, God Mode, we wanted to create a lighthearted throwback experience, which focuses on arcade-style action over story. We came up with a classic premise - fighting to get out of Hell - then wrapped it in a third-person shooter with 3D graphics on par with full-price titles.

Finally, we added a slew weapons: plasma launchers, rail guns and what we affectionately call the "buzzsaw," in order to wipe out waves and waves of demonic hordes.

We decided that God Mode should be less about deep narrative and more about action. This approach gave us the ability to really go crazy and build a unique world full of plenty of characters to shoot, blow up, impale and maim.

After making this decision early on in the design process, the designers...
 

Sony European PlayStation Game Store Updates for April 17, 2013

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52w ago - Sony's Jawad Ashraf of the PlayStation Store Team is here with this weeks European PSN Game Store updates below today, as follows:

Journey: Collector's Edition kicks off proceedings this week, bringing together all three of thatgamecompany's acclaimed PSN titles - Journey, Flower and Flow.

Also thrown into the mix are three special little mini-games - Gravediggers, Duke Wars!! and Nostril Shot - alongside a wealth of other extras. See our Blog post from earlier today for more.

On PS Vita, prepare to sacrifice some time for the EU debut of the Soul Sacrifice demo. The beefy trial offers you the chance to experience the first chapter of the game, as well as take on additional quests either...
 

Sony PlayStation Store PS3 and PSN Updates for April 16, 2013

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52w ago - Sony PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here (a day late due to PSN being down) with yesterday's PlayStation Network Game Store updates below today, as follows:

Pre-Order

Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen ($39.99)

An epitaph speaks of another's demise...A mysterious island known as Bitterblack Isle appears off the coast of Gransys. Its depths have claimed the lives of many Arisen their voices still haunt the labyrinth that lies deep beneath its surface-a labyrinth ripe with secrets waiting to be discovered.

PS3 Full Game

Injustice: Gods Among Us ($59.99)

Injustice: Gods Among Us introduces a bold new franchise to the fighting game genre from NetherRealm Studios, creators of Mortal Kombat.
ESRB: T // File Size: 8.9GB

Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 ($39.99)

You are the deadliest sniper in the elite Ghost Warrior unit. Positioned deep within enemy territory, deliver precision firepower and test your skills in an epic story of intrigue and betrayal.
ESRB: M // File Size: 3.25 GB

PSN

Dragon Fantasy Book I ($9.99, Cross-Buy with PS Vita)

Experience an all-new old adventure! Fight your way through hordes of strange, silly, and scary monsters! Explore the caves,...
 

Video: PlayStation Plus April 16 Update: Malicious Free for Members

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53w ago - Sony PlayStation Digital Platforms Community Manager Morgan Haro has announced this weeks PlayStation Plus updates, which include Malicious free for PS Plus Members.

To quote: This week, we hope you'll join us in welcoming Malicious to the Instant Game Collection! Download it for free starting with tomorrow's PlayStation Store update.

We're smack dab in the middle of Spring Fever 2013 - this week, you can look forward to a launch week discount on Dragon Fantasy Book I, along with deals on a sweet lineup of titles from the Grand Theft Auto franchise; perfect to catch up on any missed entries in the series.

April 16th PlayStation Plus Update

Malicious
PSN Price: $9.99, Free for PS Plus members





Take control of the Spirit Vessel and battle waves of brutal fighters and colossal enemies to rid the world of the evil force of Malicious.

Gain new weapons, build your powers and perform devastating combo attacks as the final showdown between good and evil draws near. With a beautiful art style, Malicious is a treat to look at and will be coming to PS Plus later this month.





SPRING FEVER...
 

New Sony PS3 and PSN Releases for the Week of April 15th, 2013

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53w ago - Sony Senior Social Media Specialist Rey Gutierrez is here with the new PS3 and PSN releases for the upcoming week today, as follows:

Arriving on PS3 Blu-ray and PSN as a full-digital download this week, Injustice: Gods Among Us is a fighting game that blends classic arcade style gameplay mechanics with an intriguing storyline that pits classic DC Comics characters against each other in unique combinations.

Developed by NetherRealm Studios, and Ed Boon, of Mortal Kombat fame. Expect over-the-top action and a single-player storyline that provides the background for the unique character match-ups possible.

Additional features include: more than 20 DC Comics heroes and villains, a variety of different attack levels, unique attacks for each character, multiplayer support, and more.
Enjoy this week's The Drop.

Injustice: Gods Among Us PS3, Blu-ray and PSN) - What if our greatest heroes became our greatest threat? From the indomitable DC Comics and the makers of the definitive fighting game franchise Mortal Kombat comes Injustice: Gods Among Us, a bold fighting game featuring a large cast of favorite DC Comics icons.

Set in a world where the lines between good and evil are blurred, players will experience heroes and villains engaging in epic battles...
 







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