Rumor: PS2 Software Emulator Coming to Sony's PlayStation 3

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276w ago - To compliment an article from earlier today, a member of NeoGAF known as mephesta claims he was told by a Sony rep that they may be eventually be putting out a PS2 emulator for the PlayStation 3 console.

Apparently, as the PS2 has about one year left on its life cycle, we shouldn't expect Sony to develop anything new with regards to backwards compatibility.. and they will just go out and get a PS2 emulator to put in future consoles.

To quote: The rumor comes from NeoGAF member Meph who recounts what was told to him by a Sony representative (openly described as a 'tool'). The story goes that Sony might be willing to buy a PlayStation 2 emulator for the future.

"He mentioned that since the PS2 has just 1 year left on its life-cycle not to expect them to develop anything new with regards to backwards compatibility," says Meph.

"He then leans in and lowers his voice, as if to tell me some deep dark secret and mentions that Sony may be willing to potentially buy a PS2 emulator to put in future consoles."
 

CES 2009: inFamous inTerview & New Video for PlayStation 3

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276w ago - Sony Social Media Manager Jeff Rubenstein has shared the second of four CES 2009 updates today via PS Blog as follows:

After seeing the Sony Booth tour, you should already know what we're showing at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Now it's time to dive deeper into inFamous - and dive off of buildings.

In this interview with Sucker Punch co-founder Brian Fleming, he'll discuss new plot points revealed at CES, and you'll see new gameplay video that shows just how much fun it's going to be to get the drop on your enemies.

Seriously, that Electrical Dive-Bomb Drop (probably not the official name of the move) looks really fun to pull off. We'll have more on inFamous for you in the coming weeks.




 

CES 2009 Video: Infamous: Tunnel Gameplay for PlayStation 3

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276w ago - Straight from the 2009 Consumer Electronics Show comes some new Infamous gameplay for the PlayStation 3 console today.

The video details Infamous: Tunnel Gameplay and is available courtesy of GameTrailers.

The caption simply reads as follows:

"Leave them electrified."

Check it out below!




 

PlayStation Network Video Content Update for January 9, 2009

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276w ago - PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen has shared this week'd PSN video content update today as follows:

Hi again! The weekend's here. It's time for your weekly update of new movie & TV shows on the PlayStation Network.

This week we've added new video content from the following television series:

• Black Blood Brothers, Season 1
• Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, Season 1
• Gossip Girl, Season 2
• Jyu-Oh-Sei, Season 1
• Nip Tuck, Season 5
• One Tree Hill, Season 6
• Privileged, Season 1
• Stargate Atlantis, Season 1, 2. 3 & 4
• The Unit, Season 4

We've also added the following feature films:

• Back to the Beach
• Batman: Mask of the Phantasm
• Ben Hur
• Blue Streak
• Breakdown
• Coach Carter
• Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star
• Doctor Dolittle 2
• Enemy At The Gates
• Four Brothers
• Hollow Man 2
• Impact Point
• Jackass Number Two
• Joseph Andrews
• Northfork
• Rat Race
• Requiem for a Heavyweight
• Revenge of Frankenstein
• School of Rock
• Sky Captain and The World of Tomorrow
• Superbad...
 

Rant: Are PlayStation 3 Bashers & 360 Fanboys Getting Annoying?

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276w ago - YES! For the past couple of days we have only read "Xbox 360 dominates PlayStation" or "Sony Dying". It's getting so annoying that it's hard to look around for what gamers are most interested in.

Now in it's second year with millions of gamers, the Sony PlayStation 3 still takes bashes from people who love to play only the Xbox 360. They explain they're opinions and why they think PlayStation 3 is a failure. Well it's my turn:

I'm not taking a side. PlayStation 3 is a amazing gaming console which I have hours and hours of fun playing. It has the most incredible exclusive list, the visuals are extraordinary. The Xbox 360 is also another amazing game which I also had hours and hours of gaming fun.

It has a very nice online setup, and some really great exclusive games. People who take 30 minutes of their lives to write up articles on their website saying things that is absolutely not true, are wasting time and Internet bandwidth.

The choice of what system you buy is not chosen by some critic, it's chosen by your likes and dislikes, things that are totally YOUR opinion. People have been living their life based on their own opinions for hundreds of years.

Also a quick addition to what people opinions on the PlayStation 3 is inappropriate. Most of...
 











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