104w ago - Sony Network Entertainment Marketing Manager Christopher Lastrapes is here with this weekend's PlayStation Video Store and Music Unlimited updates today, as follows:
The Wolfpack is back and funnier than ever this week in New Releases!
The Hangover Part II hits our service with Bradley Cooper (Limitless), Ed Helms (The Office) and Zach Galifianakis (The Muppets) retracing their steps once again, this time in Thailand. And if you buy the 1080p HD version to own, you'll get over 14 minutes of bonus content to enjoy.
Daniel Craig (The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo), Olivia Wilde (Tron: Legacy) and Harrison Ford (Indiana Jones) star in the alien western blockbuster Cowboys & Aliens this week in Movies. Follow as a band of cowboys and outlaws must stop a full on alien invasion. Plus, check out the Epic Adventures in Collections & Sales for a free 10 minute preview of the film.
You picked Captain America: The First Avenger as the winner in Bout 5 of our Theatrical Throwdown. As a bonus, we are making the 3D version available to rent for just 99₵ as well, in addition to SD and 1080p HD, from 2 pm Pacific Friday to 11 pm Pacific Sunday.
A full 3D television setup is required for the 3D rental....
104w ago - Just Add Water CEO Stewart Gilray has announced today that Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD is coming to PSN on December 27, 2011 and a week earlier on the 21st in Europe.
To quote: We've been working on Stranger's Wrath, one way or another for around 15 months now. From the initial discussions, to actually starting work on the project true, to then getting it done!
As most of you may know we originally planned to release the game around Easter, to be able to do that we were to have started full development in September last year, but as it transpired, we didn't actually start until April 2011, which gave us our hoped late Summer release; but we ended up spending another couple of months on it, so here we are DONE AND DUSTED for release.
As such I'm extremely pleased to announce that Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD will release on December 27th in North America for $14.99. And we will be releasing worldwide! (all stores, except for the Far East/Russia/Ukraine and Portugal at this time).
We had planned on shipping with support for stereoscopic 3D and PlayStation Move and a few other little things, due to time limits we are not able to bring those features in this initial version. However we WILL be bringing them in an update in a couple...
104w ago - Today Andy Stewart of the Playstation Store Team is here with this weeks European PSN Game Store updates, as follows:
This week we are bursting with full PSN games for you to enjoy including Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Dragon Age 2, Just Cause 2, The Sly Trilogy, Mortal Kombat Arkade Kollection (yes it is finally here!) and much, much more. So check them out today.
We also have a couple of new PSP games for you. For the apprentice wizards in we have LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5 to 7 and for the detectives in training there is The Mystery Team, both available from PlayStation Store today.
Now for downloadable content (dlc) the big one that is out this week is Battlefield 3 - Back to Karkand pack. This pack includes 4 maps from Battlefield 2, Strike of Karkand, Gulf of Oman, Sharqi Peninsula and Wake Island. We also have Resistance 3 - Brutality Pack and the long awaited Pink Knight for Castle Crashers.
So that's it for another week from me, hope you like it!
PlayStation Store (via PS3, PSP and Media Go)
PlayStation Plus Discount
Tomb Raider: Underworld - 100% off
Cool Boarders (PSone Classic) - 100% off
Sneezies (minis) - 100% off
Orbit (minis) - 100% off
104w ago - Sony PlayStation Store Director Grace Chen is here with the US PS3 and PSN updates this week, as follows:
It's a week of amazing DLC with the release of Add-ons for Battlefield 3 and Resistance 3 hitting PlayStation Network in a big way.
Battlefield 3 multiplayer expands with Back to Karkand, available first and exclusively on PSN.
Featuring four of the most loved Battlefield maps ever reimagined with the power of the Frostbite 2 engine, this DLC gives you new weapons, vehicles, dog tags, and persistence in the form of all-new "assignments" to carry out on the battlefield.
Resistance 3 sees also sees new content with the Brutality Pack. Team up with a friend to fight off endless waves of Grims, Leapers, and Leeches in the all-new Survival Mode. The Brutality pack also unlocks the Sledgehammer in multiplayer, the Mick Cutler Skin, and Warden XMB Theme.
Despite all the DLC love, don't forget about the new games hitting PlayStation Store. Wanted Corp, Final Fantasy VI, and PS3 Full Games Dragon Age II and Need for Speed Hot Pursuit all release today.
Wanted Corp brings the fun as you play as a pair of intergalactic bounty hunters in this cooperative action-shooter to capture escaped intergalactic convicts. RPG fans young and old will want to download...
105w ago - Today Sony's Ross McGrath of the PlayStation Store Team has detailed the PS Plus updates that will be hitting the PSN store from December 7 to the 14th for subscribers, as follows:
December comes to end the year and a PlayStation Plus content refresh is in order. This update will take place on Wednesday, 7th December and you'll have the opportunity to grab all the current content until then.
This month we have Tomb Raider: Underworld as our main title included with your subscription. In an ancient ruin on the floor of the Mediterranean Sea, Lara Croft uncovers proof of the Norse underworld and Thor's mythical hammer.
As she attempts to unravel the secrets behind these myths, Lara's perilous journey leads her toward a forgotten power that, if unleashed, could lay waste to all civilization. Serious business, no?
Anyway, while you're raiding tombs in a low-cut top, make sure you also check out your other offers this month, including Cool Boarders for PSone, and your requisite minis. From the 14th December you'll also be able to grab a copy of Marvel Pinball from Zen Studios at no extra cost. If flippers are your thing and you like the game, we've also secured 50% off the first two DLC packs for you too.