26w ago - Sony Senior Social Media Specialist Rey Gutierrez is here with this weeks new PS3, PS Vita and PSN releases below, as follows:
Survive an apocalypse on Earth in The Last of Us, a PlayStation 3-exclusive title by Naughty Dog. Here, you will find abandoned cities reclaimed by nature. Here is a population decimated by a modern plague. Here, there are only survivors killing each other for food, weapons, or whatever they can get their hands on. Here, you find no hope.
Joel, a brutal survivor, and Ellie, a brave young teenage girl who is wise beyond her years, must work together if they hope to survive their journey across the US.
Enjoy this week The Drop!
The Last of Us (Available June 14th, 2013) - The Last of Us is a third-person Survival-Action game that utilizes choices in gameplay action to develop the game storyline, as well as the relationship between the two main characters, Joel and Ellie.
The game features a combination of combat, exploration, stealth and platforming game mechanics. Although Joel and Ellie are both residents of a post-apocalyptic world, they have had different experiences that affect the way they see the world around them, and feel about what they see and do. Joel had a life before the pandemic, while the world of the pandemic is all...
27w ago - Today Guy Richards of Sony Developer Relations revealed that the bi-weekly PlayStation Store indie deals start tomorrow.
Below are the details, to quote: Hello PlayStation community. I'm Guy Richards from the Developer Relations team here at Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. This means I work with developers to help them bring their gaming experiences and ideas to PlayStation platforms!
As part of our continued support for indie games on PlayStation Store, we are running a sale on a few of our favourite indie platformers. From this Wednesday 5th June, you can grab yourself a copy of Pid, Topatoi and Zack Zero each for heavily discounted prices!
Check out the discounted games below, along with details from their developers on what makes them so fun to play! These offers will run for two weeks and then replaced with a fresh batch of offers, so please keep checking back to find out what's coming up next.
Pid, (Was €9.99/£7.99, now €5.99/£4.79, additional 30% saving for PS Plus members)
Sadir Samir, Might and Delight: "So we at Might and Delight are all huge retro game fans. We grew up playing games on the NES, SNES...
27w ago - Sony Senior Social Media Specialist Rey Gutierrez is here with the new PS3 and PSN releases for the upcoming week today, as follows:
New for PlayStation 3, discover Neo-Paris 2084, where augmented reality and memory digitization have taken control of people's lives.
Play as Nilin, an elite memory hunter with a clouded past - Become the most wanted memory hunter in Neo-Paris and experience the power to break into people's minds to steal their memories.
Memory Remix is a new gameplay mechanic allowing players to use Nilin's powers and alter parts of people's memories in real-time gameplay.
A balanced mix of combat and exploration - Fight your way through the different environments Neo-Paris has to offer, using Nilin's proficiency in martial arts, as both hunter and prey! Enjoy this week The Drop!
Remember Me - Neo-Paris, 2084: Personal memories can now be digitized, bought, sold and traded. The last remnants of privacy and intimacy have been swept away in what appears to be a logical progression of the explosive growth of social networks at the beginning of the 21st century.
The citizens themselves have accepted this surveillance society in exchange for the comfort only smart technology can provide. This memory economy gives immense...
28w ago - Sony Producer Kumi Yuasa announced that Free Soul Sacrifice DLC launches on PlayStation Vita this week.
Below are the details, to quote: Hello everyone! I hope you've been enjoying Soul Sacrifice.
Tomorrow we're releasing the first major update for Soul Sacrifice. Everything will be free, so don't forget to update your game to version 1.10 from LiveArea and then visit PlayStation Store to download unlock keys for free!
Eight new quests will be added upon using the unlock key. To play the quests, go to Mad Chronicle > Inside Avalon > Avalon Pacts > Forgotten Pact > Hour of Amber (game progress required).
In these new quests, you will see two new boss characters called Dullahan and Behemoth and a new map called Caverns of Goliath.
There was once a knight whose name was known the world over... But it was not his abilities that had made him famous. Indeed, he was viewed with curiosity, not respect. Many thought him downright unsettling; it was the way in which he did battle.
While most warriors took pleasure in striking their enemies and avoiding their blows, this knight was the exact...
28w ago - Dakko Dakko Producer Dan Croucher has announced that the HD Adventures of Rotating Octopus Character hits PS Vita this week with details below.
To quote Hello there! My name is Dan Croucher, and I'm the producer here at Dakko Dakko.
Today I'm going to talk about The HD Adventures of Rotating Octopus Character - a brand new PS Vita remake of Dakko Dakko's very first game, The 2D Adventures of Rotating Octopus Character - originally released on PSP minis. Phew.
First up, you're the first to hear that the game has cleared certification and will be released in Europe on 29th May. It'll cost €2.99 (or local equivalent), is available across Europe and Australia/New Zealand, and as well as English, is translated into Spanish, French, German and Italian. A US version is in progress now, and will be coming soon.
As we know you're all definitely going to buy it (right?), in this post I'm going to relax and take some time to explain some of the major changes we've made from the original, and share a bit of insight into how we went about it.
Our planned changes to the game to put it on PS Vita were a mix of new features and new assets. The full list was: