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Sony Announces Two New Gran Turismo 5 PS3 DLC Packs Today

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130w ago - Sony European Brand Manager Penrose Tackie has announced news of two new Gran Turismo 5 PS3 DLC packs incoming today, namely Twin Ring Motegi Pack and Scion FR-S 12.

To quote: The online portion of GT Academy 2012 may have ended, but that doesn't mean you should stop playing Gran Turismo 5!

Hitting the PlayStation Store update this week are two new exciting DLCs - The Twin Ring Motegi Pack and Scion FR-S 12.

Twin Ring Motegi Pack (2 tracks, 4 layouts)

The Twin Ring Motegi is a racing circuit located in Japan that has both an oval and road course. The 2.4km oval 'Superspeedway' is mainly used as the stage for American motorsports, while the 4.8km road course is used for races like the Super GT and Formula Nippon.

In addition to these two tracks, the Twin Ring Motegi Pack also includes the West and East courses that are formed by separating the first and latter half of the road course, letting you enjoy the different technical layouts of the Motegi Track

Price: $5.00

Scion FR-S '12

The long awaited compact FR (front engine, rear wheel drive) sportscar from Scion carries a 2-liter horizontally opposed engine that gives it a very low center of gravity and great weight distribution, and the car is specifically...
 

Sony Unveils PS Vita Sale on PlayStation Store for June 26, 2012

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130w ago - Today Andy Stewart of Sony's PlayStation Store Team has unveiled a PS Vita sale on PlayStation Store for fans with details below.

To quote: I hope you've been enjoying the PS Vita sale, this week brings us to the final stretch. In addition to last week's serving, this week will add in PSP and minis titles which work on the PS Vita.

Here's just a smattering of what'll be on offer:

Persona 3 Portable
Was €29.99/£23.99 - Now €17.99/£13.99

Breath of Fire III
Was €9.99/£7.99 - Now €6.99/£5.49

Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together
Was €19.99/£15.99 - Now €9.99/£7.99

Assassin's Creed: Bloodlines
Was €9.99/£7.99 - Now €5.99/£4.79

Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter 2
Was €9.99/£7.99 - Now €3.99/£3.19

Split Second Velocity
Was €7.99/£6.99 - Now €3.99/£3.19

Spectral Souls: Resurrection of the Ethereal Empires
Was €14.99/£11.99 - Now €6.99/£5.49

Exit 2
Was €9.99/£7.99 - Now €4.99/£3.99

Nom Nation (minis)
Was €1.99/£1.74 - Now €1.19/£0.99

Duael Invaders (minis)
Was €2.99/£2.49 - Now €1.19/£0.99

And much more as we have over 40...
 

PS3 Media Server 1.54.0 for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X Out!

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130w ago - Following up on their previous update, today PlayStation 3 developer happy.neko has announced that PS3 Media Server 1.54.0 is officially released for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X!

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PS3 Media Server 1.54.0 Changelog:

  • Added LPCM transcoding option for all audio tracks
  • Added DTS HD-MA support up to 7.1 channels: DTS core remux, LPCM and AC3 transcoding
  • Added Dolby TrueHD support up to 7.1 channels: LPCM (recommended) and AC3 (buggy for 7.1) transcoding
  • Added workaround for 2.0 384 kbits AC3 PS3 audio bug
  • Added support for DirecTV HR series (thanks, DeFlanko!)
  • Added support for LG's Smart TV Upgrader (LG 600ST)
  • Added support for Yamaha RX-V671 (thanks, adresd!)
  • Added support for OPPO BDP-83...

 

Sony PS3 System Software Update v4.20 is Incoming, Detailed

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130w ago - Sony Network Entertainment VP Eric Lempel has announced today that PS3 System Software update version 4.20 is incoming tomorrow with details below, as follows:

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Tomorrow we will be releasing a new system software update (v4.20) for PlayStation 3 which will include a few minor updates in order to strengthen functionality and improve your overall experience.

As mentioned in our previous blog post, system software update (v4.10) added a feature that enabled you to hear your own voice through the Wireless Stereo Headset when playing multiplayer modes. This type of audio feedback is known as "sidetone."

Based on your comments, system software update (v4.20) will improve sidetone audio performance by giving you the option to select one out of five levels for microphone audio, or turn the feature off completely.

For those of...
 

Pre-Order LittleBigPlanet PS Vita, Get Knights and BioShock Costumes

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130w ago - Tarsier Studios Community Coordinator Simon Rosenkotter has announced today that those who pre-order LittleBigPlanet for PS Vita will receive both Knights and BioShock costumes as detailed below.

To quote: Starting today, LittleBigPlanet fans will be able to pre-order the upcoming PS Vita installment of the game, and those who do will get themselves a snazzy set of bonus costumes as a big thank you!

The bonus costumes include the iconic Big Daddy and Little Sister from BioShock, as well as new Knights of Old costumes to dress up your Sackboy or Sackgirl as a knight, damsel in distress, black knight, or a fearsome dragon.

The details of this offer will vary depending on which country you live in or where you pre-order from, but here are some pictures of the costumes to whet your appetite.

Pretty cool, right? What's especially neat is that the particular colors of these pre-order Knights of Old costumes will remain exclusive forever!





In other news, as you might have heard E3 took place last week in sunny Los Angeles. We had a great time showing off LittleBigPlanet PS Vita to everyone who came by and got an amazing response. Here's what a few media outlets had to say.

• Editor's...
 
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