128w ago - Although it's been awhile since the previous update, today JNABK reports that Ifcaro has released Open PS2 Loader v0.8 for PS3 complete with Source Code followed by version 0.9 and v0.91 below.
For those unaware, this application allows for loading PS2 iSO images on PlayStation 3 consoles with PS2 support... meaning it must be a non-Slim PlayStation 3 model with (4) USB ports.
128w ago - PlayStation Home Community Manager Locust_Star has announced news of a huge PlayStation Home update this week, which includes Midway 2, Magic: The Gathering, Ameratsu and Winter Wonderland alongside other new content.
To quote: This Thursday, December 9th we pull back the curtains on the Midway 2 game space.
An annex to the Midway complex, Midway 2 introduces ten brand-spankin' new games and 100 new prizes (plus a grand prize for winning all ten levels of all 20 games in both Midway 1 and 2). Purchase the Golden Ticket (which grants you 50 tokens; one token = one play) and then tackle hilarious new games.
These include Kitty Cannon, Half Cocked, and Tee'd Off, unlocking prizes at each level until you become a master of the massive carnival known as the Midway - only available in PlayStation Home.
Available this week from the LOOT store in the PlayStation Home Mall, the Ameratsu Yacht personal space is a full-on luxury party vessel that allows you to cruise the high seas while watching select videos with your friends. Take advantage of LOOT's Entertainment on Demand (EOD) system to watch tons of great new content with your friends.
As the Amaterasu glides through the crystal blue tropical waters, catch...
128w ago - Today Sony Hardware Sr PR Specialist Abby Reyes has revealed alongside a video what are being labeled as the best gifts for your PS3 this holiday.
To quote: Since this is my first post, allow me to take a minute to introduce myself. My name is Abby Reyes and I work on the hardware PR team here at SCEA.
We're already eight days into December and the holiday shopping is in full swing. With all of the hustle and bustle, I thought I'd take a few moments to walk you through some of the great new official PlayStation accessories available this holiday season.
By now you've hopefully had the opportunity to test out the exciting and new PlayStation Move platform. Adding Move to your gaming arsenal is not the only way to elevate your experience on PS3 system.
Designed to maximize your overall entertainment experience, finding a new Bluetooth Headset, a Surround Sound System, or a "Candy Pink" DualShock 3 wireless controller under the tree is sure to make anyone's holiday a little brighter this year - at prices starting as low as $49.99(MSRP).
As many of you know, PS3 is already the most complete home entertainment solution available this holiday season and tops many gamers'...
128w ago - Earlier today some treats were revealed for PlayStation Plus subscribers, and now PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen has shared details on a few more early holiday presents on the way!
To quote: 'Tis the season to give... so our team is prepping a special gift for all PlayStation Plus subscribers. We already revealed our biggest PlayStation Plus publishes yet, including free downloads of games like Sam & Max: The Devil's Playhouse and Crash Team Racing.
Along with those featured games, we also have some other surprises that will keep PlayStation Plus subscribers busy over the holiday break.
Coming soon to all PlayStation Plus subscribers is a free download of the beta for Sony Online Entertainment's newest MMORPG, DC Universe Online, from the PlayStation Plus section in the PlayStation Store.
From there, they can create their own super hero (or super villain) and take an adventure through Jim Lee's vision of the DC universe. We will have more information on the exact timing of the beta in the near future, so be sure to keep your eyes on the blog.
Our holiday cheer isn't stopping there! On December 21,...
128w ago - SCEA Marketing Manager Mark Valledor has posted up a new parody video featuring Kevin Bulter as part of their LittleBigPlanet 2 PS3 update today.
To quote: The Parody TV spot
This week we decided to have a bit of fun with the new LBP2 machinima tools and create a parody of one of our favorite TV spots on the air right now. I'm sure you've seen it...
And FYI, the Best Buy TV/PS3 bundle offer ends later this week on Saturday, Dec 11th. While you're there, be sure to pre-order LittleBigPlanet 2!
A "pair-o-deez" vouchers
Its official, this week is the big week where two sets of voucher codes will be send out to our LBP community. Check your e-mail in-boxes this week (hopefully for your sake you're opted in) for codes for the following:
If you want to compare it to the original TV spot, here it is:
Sackboy's Prehistoric Moves - With Move controller in hand, enjoy a brand new game with the PlayStation Move and Sackboy. Available on the PlayStation Store on 12/14, but free for a lucky batch of fans and free for all PlayStation Plus subscribers!