14w ago - Sony PlayStation Digital Platforms Community Manager Paul Sullivan has detailed this weeks Sony PlayStation Mobile updates, which cover PAX Prime weekend below.
To quote: Every Tuesday, there are new games, apps and/or updates added to PlayStation Mobile. Hermit Crab In Space is now available in Canada and there is a price change for Magic Planet Snack Deluxe. This week's post also includes some details about the presence that PlayStation Mobile will have at PAX Prime in Seattle this coming weekend.
PlayStation Mobile at PAX Prime
The last big video game show for the U.S. market is almost here. Over the last few years, PAX Prime has been one of the best places for the gaming public to get their hands on the hottest new hardware and software titles. This year, gamers will be able to play many games for PS4, PS3, PS Vita, and - of course - PlayStation Mobile.
This is first time that PlayStation Mobile will be featured at PAX, so for those that are able to attend, you'll be able to check out 8 of our hottest games currently available on the platform. PAX Prime runs from August 30th through September 2nd in Seattle, Washington. Head here for more information.
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170w ago - Sony's Senior Social Media Specialist Rey Gutierrez has shared a video tour this weekend of from PAX Prime 2010 of the PlayStation booth.
To quote: In the gaming industry and community, PAX Prime has become the perfect event for developers and gamers to truly connect with one another and celebrate the culture of gaming and all things geek.
Within the very first minutes of the official opening of PAX Prime 2010, PlayStation fans swarmed our booth and were rewarded with hands-on time with inFAMOUS 2, Killzone 3 and God of War: Ghost of Sparta.
Among Nariko and Sackboy cosplayers, you'll also spot The Fight: Lights Out, Gran Turismo 5, LittleBigPlanet 2, Dead Nation and MotorStorm: Apocalypse on the show floor.
Instead of sitting there and attempting to conjure an image in your head of Helghast soldiers patrolling endless lines of fans patiently waiting hours for PlayStation gaming – I'll show it to you.
As you can see in the screenshots, all the graphics have been redone in order to take advantage of the power the Playstation 3 provides. Retro/Grade will look amazing on your HDTV because it runs at Full HD (1080p) with anti-aliasing at a silky smooth 60 frames per second.
On the gameplay side, we've been very busy working to ensure that it is the most fun possible. After some serious focus testing, any rough spots in the gameplay have been smoothed out.
Our composer, Skyler McGlothlin, has worked hard to improve all our original tracks for the game. We've adjusted the gameplay patterns for maximum enjoyment. In order to help people wrap their minds around our time bending concepts, the tutorial has been...
173w ago - Virtual Air Guitar Company CEO Teemu Maki-Patola has shared news today that Kung-Fu LIVE is coming to PAX Prime alongside a new PS3 trailer debut.
To quote: The trailer gives PlayStation owners a taste of the epic multiplayer opportunities to pick up a controller and fight a player on-screen. It also adds insight into just how far you can take your costume ideas in Kung-Fu LIVE.
Working on the game this summer has been a non-stop fight to the finish. We've been balancing the physics on all of the interactive items in the new environments and everything is coming along smoothly.
We're spending a ton of time on the soon-to-be-revealed boss battles and on tuning the difficulty levels of different in-game enemies. As a big first step for motion-based gaming, the hard difficulty level will actually be challenging your fighting skills to the max.
As for multiplayer, it's been one of the most fun things to test and tweak in the office. You can see the idea in the trailer with the ninja fighting the bald dude on the left and the blond guy on the right (yours truly). That's just a taste of what you can do in this game.
It can even be expanded to four players using DualShock 3 controllers against one fighter playing...