70w ago - Today Andy Stewart of the PlayStation Store Team has announced that the Summer sale is officially here on PlayStation Network!
To quote: It's Summer!! The time of year when the sun comes out to play and we can enjoy late nights, early mornings and lots of fun.
And of course, for us gamers what it really means is a lot more time to play games, so what better time to introduce the PlayStation Store Summer Sale?
This year, PlayStation Store brings you some outstanding offers on over 50 titles. Starting on the 1st August, the PlayStation Store Summer Sale (or Winter Sale for all our readers shivering away over in Australia and New Zealand) runs all the way to 5th September 2012.
With full Blu-ray games, PlayStation Network titles, PS3 add-ons, PS one Classics, PSP games, minis and movies included, there's bound to be something here to tickle your fancy.
The deals include big savings on the likes of LA Noire Complete Edition (was €39.99, now €23.99, with an additional 15% off for Plus members) and Midnight Club: Los Angeles Complete Edition (was €24.99, now €17.99, with an additional 25% off for Plus members), but keep your eyes on the PlayStation Store for full details on what's on offer.
71w ago - PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with a complete summary of this weeks PSN updates below, as follows:
PS3 Full Games
LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes ($49.99)
The Dynamic Duo of Batman and Robin join other famous super heroes from the DC Universe including Superman, Wonder Woman and Green Lantern to save Gotham City from destruction at the hands of the notorious villains Lex Luthor and the Joker. Collect 50 DC Comics characters, flex your new super abilities, and master new suits and gadgets. Players can also explore Gotham City and unlock a variety of cool vehicles.
File Size: 5.97 GB
Resident Evil Operation Raccoon City ($49.99)
Operation Raccoon City is a unique and brutal three way shooter set in the terrifying world of Resident Evil. Play as Umbrella Security Service, sent in to the city to cover up Umbrella crimes. Zombies and bio-organic weapons flood the city but a bigger threat to your mission exists: a government 'Spec Ops' unit has been sent in to hunt you down and capture the evidence you're fighting to destroy.
File Size: 4.18 GB
Take control of the Spirit Vessel and battle waves of brutal fighters and colossal enemies to rid the world...
71w ago - Sony Assistant Producer Dais Kawaguchi has officially announced that Malicious is manifesting on PlayStation Network today.
To quote: Malicious is available on PlayStation Network today!
If you've had a craving for an addictive, fast-paced action game, this is exactly what you've been waiting for. In Malicious, you have the ability to jump right into boss battles, acquire new skills by defeating them, and eliminate Malicious to save the kingdom of Santville.
Developed by Alvion and exclusive to PlayStation 3, Malicious will be available for $9.99 when the PlayStation Store updates today.
If you are a PlayStation Plus member, you'll nab the game at a 20% discount (until August 7th). Also, as promised in the previous post, we're also releasing a ton of avatars and dynamic themes today - be sure to check them out!
We really hope you enjoy the game and are ready to take your spot on the leaderboards. Check it out and let us know what you think!
71w ago - Sony Blog Manager Fred Dutton has officially announced that PlayStation Network will be down for scheduled maintenance later this week from July 26th to the 27th.
Below are the details, to quote: PlayStation Network is offline for scheduled maintenance from 16:00 on Thursday 26th July 2012 until 08:00 on Friday 27th July 2012, BST.
During the maintenance, you will be unable to access the following services:
• PlayStation Store on PS3, PSP and PS Vita.
• PlayStation Network Account Management.
• PlayStation Network Account Registration.
If you wish to play online during the maintenance, then you may be able to do so if you sign in to PSN before the start of the maintenance window. However, please note that all the services listed above will not be available, even if you are signed into the Network.
During this maintenance, you can continue to collect in-game trophies and these will be updated on your profile once PlayStation Network is back up and running.
If you have any questions about this down time, feel free to visit the official PlayStation Forums at community.eu.playstation.com where you can post your query and a member of the moderation team will get back to you.
72w ago - PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with this weeks US PS3, PS Vita and PSN updates today as follows:
Highly-anticipated PSN releases make up this week's PlayStation Store Update. Read on to find out which Games, Add-Ons, and other content you'll want to to add to your digital collection this week.
PS3 Full Games
Crysis 2 - Maximum Edition (Includes Add-Ons) ($29.99)
Aliens are decimating New York City, with a full invasion force bent on the total annihilation of mankind.
Neither paramilitary law enforcement nor the might of the US military can stand against the invaders. Only you have the technology to survive: with the unique Nanosuit 2, tackle the alien menace in ways a regular soldier could only dream of. The Crysis 2 Maximum Edition includes Crysis 2 and its 2 DLC Retaliation and Decimation.
File Size: 6.36 GB
Record Of Agarest War 2 ($44.99) - Journey to the world of Agarest, a land teetering on the brink of destruction. Join Weiss, the main hero, and his descendents on a quest to save the world, restore a god, and perhaps even find true love. With a revamped battle system, HD graphics, mini-games and a completely new Agarest universe, Record of Agarest War 2 is a stunning addition to the hit...