130w ago - PlayStation Network Product Manager James Thorpe has announced today that users can now make watching TV a social experience through a new PlayTV Live Chat upgrade from the PlayStation Store.
To quote: Hi guys, just wanted to let you know that there is a great new upgrade available for PlayTV out now.
If you already own PlayTV then you now have the chance to get your hands on some really exciting new features, exclusive to PlayTV on the PS3.
These fantastic features include:
• Series Link*: Never miss your favourite series with the addition of series link to PlayTV in the UK. (*Not available in Australia or New Zealand)
• Live Chat with friends while watching TV: Enjoy your favourite shows together with this unique new feature. Set up your own chat room or join an existing one and text chat to your friends or anyone on PSN without interrupting your TV Viewing. Up to 64 people can be in a chat room at a time and you can choose if you want your chat room to be open to your PSN friends, everyone on PSN or just the people you invite.
• Recommendations: recommend programmes to Facebook and PSN friends. Share your favourite shows, films and soaps with your friends and get them involved. Send a recommendation to your Facebook wall with your own comments...
130w ago - Today Sony European Product Manager Erica Doddato has cordially invited fans to come and party with SingStar in PlayStation Home!
To quote: Have you checked out the new SingStar Rooms in PlayStation Home yet?
Complete with new tracks to get down to on the dance floor and loads more videos on the big screen, the SingStar Rooms have never felt so good.
While you're there, make sure you pay a visit to the SingStar Store, the new designer outlet for SingStar fans, open for business for the first time in PlayStation Home.
To celebrate the release of the two new titles SingStar Dance and SingStar Guitar on PlayStation 3, the SingStar Store is stocking some pretty special costumes.
There's Guitar Guy and Guitar Girl for those who love to rock 'n' roll, and Disco Guy and Disco Girl for people who like to get down with the beat. All these costumers will come with custom walk and dance animations.
These aren't the only new outfits we created for you... head over to the new SingStar Store to discover many more! While you're there, you can also browse through all the SingStar song packs and buy them.
And to top it off, a great new mini-game will await you in the Rooms from 2 December onwards.
130w ago - SCEA Marketing Manager Mark Valledor has made available some videos today as part of their LittleBigPlanet PS3 community update dubbed The Cha Cha Cha Edition.
To quote: You know you've sang it, heard it, maybe even yelled it - the Happy Birthday song with the added "Cha Cha Cha" in-between the lyrics. Well. there's been several instances around here where we've been singing the tune at the top of our lungs.
LittleBigPodcast turns 2!
We can't believe our friends over at LittleBigPodcast are turning two! To celebrate, they're about to release their 95th episode with a very special guest appearance by the team at Media Molecule.
Check out the latest podcast and celebrate with us. Daniel and Austin: You guys rock!
LittleBigLand Unveils its Holiday Create Pack 2010
With the holidays around the corner, LittleBigLand is kicking off the celebrations with their release of a bunch of SHAREABLE holiday object goodness. Get online and be sure to play this awesome level by april2011, Dr. Pepper, Killer_Sackman,...
130w ago - PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen is here with this weekend's PSN video content updates today, as follows:
Hi everyone, it's time for this week's video store update!
This week, celebrate the release of The Last Airbender on the video store with an epic sale on Avatar: The Last Airbender S1 - own each episode for only $0.99!
Next, check out Deal of the Week: Stand Up Comedians for hilarious stand up specials from your favorite comedians like Dane Cook, Chris Rock, Kevin Hart and more! Then, be sure to catch the latest episodes of Gundam Unicorn in the newly added Anime Channel by visiting TV shows > Anime.
Muggles rejoice! Celebrate the theatrical release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I with our Harry Potter Collection featuring your favorite Harry Potter movies, available in US and Canada.
Get excited for other great offers on PSN like a FREE episode of Trigun, available now through 11/23! Looking for ways to personalize your XMB? Then deck out your PS3 systems with Sons of Anarchy theme available this week for US users.
Before you head to the video store, check out the trailer for The Last Airbender, now available for both US and Canada users!