155w ago - European Product Manager Elliott Linger has confirmed the release date and subscription pricing for DC Universe Online PS3 today alongside a video trailer.
To quote: It's gone gold! We can now confirm the DC Universe Online is in production and winging your way (perhaps a little bit sooner than you thought it would?).
Here are the release dates:
PS3 & PC versions:
• 14th January 2011: UK & Ireland
• 12th January 2011: Rest of PAL
And both versions come complete with a 30 day subscription key.
Though, please note, depending on where you're based, some stock may take a little longer to arrive in stores due to manufacturing and the festive break. So, please double check with your local retailer.
Below are the final packshots for the PS3 and PC versions:
The first current-gen console MMOAG, (massively multiplayer online action game) DCUO throws you into a huge interactive environment where you take control of your own uniquely created character and engage with other players, whether chatting and creating new friendships, teaming up on adventures or taking part in fierce battles.
Because the world you're playing in is constantly online, it's always evolving - you may go away for a few weeks,...
155w ago - Sony European Product Manager Elliott Linger has revealed the next legend today in a new video on DC Universe Online for the PS3 entertainment system.
To quote: In DC Universe Online, the next legend is you...and Character Create is where you start your journey.
Building your custom super hero (or villain) is no easy task with all the choices on offer, from your stature to your suit, powers, movement type and weapons - this is your chance to become the ultimate superhero.
Your vision may be inspired by one of the legendary DC Universe superheroes or villains, but it is the choices you make along the way and the storyline that you follow that ultimately shapes your look and builds your legend.
Check out the below trailer of Character Create in action:
The DCUO BETA is available now to download for all PlayStation Plus subscribers.
DC Universe Online will be available on PS3 and PC in early 2011.
156w ago - Sony Online Entertainment Senior Producer Wes Yanagi in Austin has cordially welcomed new DC Universe Online PS3 Beta testers today while outlining some fixes in the works.
To quote: To all of you who have been participating in our DC Universe Online PS3 Beta, we'd like to welcome you and thank you!
We've been listening closely to your feedback and we've heard a few of you are running into some technical issues. We want you to know your feedback is valuable and we are implementing fixes as quickly as possible. In the next patch many issues will be resolved.
Some of the specific issues that we are fixing include numerous changes to improve the user interface, in particular text readability. In addition, we want to make it easier for you to play with your friends! What is an online game without playing with friends?
Social enhancements will make it easier to communicate, play and group with others. Improvements to chat input, frequently used phrases menu, and the ability to use emotes will further convey your personality and mood to the world.
There are also several adjustments in process that will improve instruction and hint messages within the UI. Plus, we are adding a way for you...
164w ago - European Product Manager Elliott Linger has confirmed four new voice actors being added to DC Universe Online, including Arleen Sorkin, Wil Wheaton, Corey Burton and Dwight Schultz.
To quote: As you may already know, Mark Hamill and Kevin Conroy are already on board (voicing The Joker and Batman respectively).
Plus, we can now confirm that four new actors have been added to an already top-flight cast of voice talent for DC Universe Online (DCUO).
The new cast additions include Arleen Sorkin (Batman: The Animated Series), Wil Wheaton (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Corey Burton (Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Batman: The Brave and the Bold) and Dwight Schultz (The A-Team, Star Trek: The Next Generation).
"The addition of these actors to our existing cast reaffirms our commitment to gamers to deliver the most fun and authentic DC Universe experience possible," said Sony Online Entertainment executive producer John Blakely.
"They're all experienced and talented performers and we're excited for players to hear their work when they encounter them in the game."
In addition to her career achievements as an actress, television host, writer and producer, Arleen Sorkin will again reprise her role as the Joker's...
165w ago - European Product Manager Elliott Linger has shared a DC Universe Online intro cinematic behind the scenes trailer today, as follows:
I guess a fair few of you will have seen the awesome Intro Cinematic trailer for DC Universe Online.
Well, for those of you that have, check out this behind the scenes trailer to see how this six minute epic masterpiece was put together (it also highlights some of the easter eggs you may have missed on first viewing!)
For those of you that haven't seen the Intro Cinematic yet, you can see it in all it's glory underneath..
DC Universe Online is coming to PS3 and PC in early 2011. Enjoy!