124w ago - Sony Senior Social Media Specialist Rey Gutierrez has posted up the new PS3 and PSN releases for this coming week today, as follows:
Fans of Shin Megami Tensei: Persona will feel right at home when our friends over at Atlus, bring their unique style of horror, puzzle-platformer and adventure to the PS3 with Catherine.
Travis Touchdown arrives stateside with the help of the PlayStation Move in the cult hit, No More Heroes: Heroes' Paradise, when its demo drops on PSN this week.
Axe wielding dwarfs, fearless future soldiers, flying DeLoreans, and legendary warriors join the PSN cast of characters, expanding our digital library of classic titles and fresh new games.
Catherine - Vincent likes his girlfriend. Katherine's pretty, smart, and successful. Trouble is, she's starting to talk about long-term commitment, something Vincent's spent his entire life avoiding. Since romantic complications are the last thing he wants to deal with, Vincent meets his friends for their regular night of drinks.
Little does he know that he's about to be blindsided by a beautiful, seductive, irresistible freight train named Catherine. Suddenly, he's hung over in bed next to the most beautiful...
124w ago - Sony PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with the US PSN updates today, as follows:
Get 50% off the award-winning Add-ons from 2K Titles including Borderlands, BioShock 2, and Mafia II. Pick up a bundle and get 66% off for a single title. PlayStation Plus user? Get 75% the Borderland full bundle which includes the full Game of the Year from 2009 and all four Add-Ons. Offers valid through 8/1/11.
In addition, be sure to check out various sales on Electronic Arts Racing titles & TikGames-Creat Studio games.
A full slate of PS3 Games releasing today that includes Limbo, Fast Draw Showdown, Dead Block, Baseball Stars 2 & The King of Fighters '95. Also, check out the Japan PS1 Import - Kyuiin. For PSP, there is Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions along with Baseball Stars 2 & The King of Fighters '95.
On the PlayStation Plus side, be sure to check out the (2) Free minis - Guerrilla War and Me Monstar: Hear Me Roar & the deep discounts available for TikGames-Creat Studios games. Enjoy!
Here is the weekly PlayStation Store update:
Featured Games & DLC
Guerilla War minis (Free with Plus, a $2.99 value)
125w ago - Update: Sony has now confirmed the news via ArsTechnica stating, to quote: "The new CECH-3000 series PS3 requires HDMI only for BD movie output in HD, in compliance with AACS standards, PS3 continues to support component output for HD gaming and streaming content."
Today Kotaku (linked above) reports news of a rumor that Sony may be removing HD downscale for the component output on new 'K' PS3 Slim models making an HDMI cable mandatory for them.
To quote: "A tipster sends us rumored word (and image) of an incoming replacement model for the 160GB PlayStation 3 which brings with it a change in the way some people will hook the console up to their HD television.
The new "K" chassis, which Sony will begin shipping to retailers this week, will require customers to use an HDMI cable to play a game or watch a movie in high definition, according to the tipster. The component out, which on all other models supports high definition video modes, will no longer do so, according to a memo apparently sent around at GameStop today.
All future models of the PS3, the memo continues, will require an HDMI cable for high definition output. Previous models will not...
125w ago - Sony's PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen is here with this weeks US PSN updates today, as follows:
Hits like Hard Corps: Uprising and Chime Super Deluxe are now 30% off during our Summer Sale. You get 50% off if you're a PlayStation Plus subscriber. See all the Summer Sale Games here.
Notable releases this week include Assassin's Creed Brotherhood, Catherine Demo, L.A. Noire: "Reefer Madness" Vice Case, Worms 2: Armageddon Puzzle Pack and LittleBigPlanet 2 Killzone 3 Minipack.
On the PlayStation Plus side, be sure to check out the Assassin's Creed Brotherhood Full Game Trial, Golden Axe, and the PlayStation Plus 1st Anniversary Dynamic Theme.
Here is the weekly PlayStation Store update:
• Pac-Man Championship Edition DX - Full Game (now $6.99, original price $9.99, PlayStation Plus price $4.89)
• PixelJunk Shooter 2 - Full Game (now $6.99, original price $9.99, PlayStation Plus price $4.89)
• Hard Corps: Uprising Full Game (now $10.49, original price $14.99, PlayStation Plus price $7.34)
• Hard Corps: Character: Harley (now $1.75, original price $2.49, PlayStation Plus price $1.23)
• Hard Corps: Character: Leviathan (now $1.75, original price $2.49, PlayStation Plus...
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To amplify the action, players will encounter ferocious creatures from the previous films in addition to the adversaries Harry faces in the seventh film. They will need to muster their most powerful magic against relentless assaults from all sides. There are no more lessons, no more training. This time the danger is real. It's time for players to fight for their lives.
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