29w ago - Sony Associate Product Manager David Bull confirmed today alongside some video trailers that Best of PlayStation Network Volume 1 arrives this June with details below.
To quote: There's been a slew of exclusive PSN games over the years. We want to get them in your hands, so we're rolling out the first in a series of Best of PlayStation Network collections!
The Best of PlayStation Network, Vol. 1 collects four diverse PSN exclusive games to give you a taste of what the PlayStation Store has to offer. If you haven't had a chance to dive into PSN yet, these collections are a great place to start.
When Vikings Attack!
When Vikings Attack! is an energetic third person adventure featuring fast-paced battles pitting up to four co-operative players against the Viking hordes. You can also take on your friends in the "Versus" arenas in a 4-player battle royale.
Sound Shapes is equal parts instrument and game giving everyone the ability to make music. Play through a unique campaign that fuses music and artwork into a classic 2D platformer, featuring artwork by Pixeljam, Capy, Superbrothers and more, with music by I Am Robot and Proud, Jim Guthrie and Deadmau5....
107w ago - MonkeyPaw Games Marketing Manager Ray Almeda has announced today that two new imports, namely Dezaemon Plus and Blockids are now out on PlayStation Network alongside some video footage of each below.
To quote: Well we're a few months into our new venture and we've put out a lot of gaming in that time. Dezaemon Plus! and Blockids will mark the fifth and sixth additions to the MonkeyPaw classic European game portfolio on the PlayStation Network. And we have a lot more surprises planned for our retro-gaming fans.
But we'd like to ask your assistance. We need you to tell your friends about what we're doing and get the word out. We know our core fans are dedicated gamers and that you've picked up some titles already.
But we need a bigger response so that we can influence more Japanese companies. We need to show them there is a viable market in Europe and that licensing is worth their effort. It is like voting with Euros. Spend more on the candidates of your choice!
Here's a good choice for shooting fans. Dezaemon Plus! is a chance to play game god. You get to create a game using a robust game editor that allows you to form sprites, level designs, boss characters, music and more. Use parallax scrolling and other game design techniques...
114w ago - Today MonkeyPaw Games Marketing Manager Ray Almeda has shared some video trailers of 3 games that will be leading the new PlayStation Network Import Section launch!
To quote: Japanese retro fans, get ready! You are about to be immersed in a sea of PS one Japanese gems that never made it to European shores.
MonkeyPaw Games is proud to announce the release of the first three titles to the all new PlayStation Network Import section. We will feature direct-from-Japan PS one imports and Classics, including infamous shooter Cho Aniki and the super smooth Arcade Hits: Sonic Wings Special.
These shooters have been imported in their original Japanese form. Help can be found at www.monkeypawgames.com
MonkeyPaw Games is also proud to release the first game in the Arc the Lad series, one of the longest-selling RPGs of the PS one era. This classic is in English only and will be the start of many RPGs to come to the PlayStation Network Classic section. Join us as we bring you a taste of Japanese gaming that you've never experienced.
Relive the Origins of Tactical RPGs with Arc the Lad.
Japanese RPGs are on a level by themselves. One that is sure to steal your sleep is Arc the Lad. The game stormed onto the RPG scene...
157w ago - PlayStation Store Senior Manager Grace Chen is back with this weekends PSN video content updates today, as follows:
Inception hits the video store this week, giving consumers the heart-pounding thrill ride again in SD and HD. Want to know more about this dream-invading thriller?
Then also check out Inception (HD + Bonus Features) which offers you incredible bonus content like a comprehensive look at the film's special effects and a glimpse behind the scenes with the cast and crew.
Next, catch up on the entire first season of The Walking Dead, plus the exciting cliffhanger season finale!
Bargain hunters are in luck this week! Now through 12/20, PlayStation lets you enjoy two movies for the price of one! Purchase the Apocalypse Now Redux in HD and get a free HD download of the original Apocalypse Now. Click here to learn more info.
This week, BBC America takes over the store in full force, with newly added television series like Being Human, Doctor Who, Planet Earth, and many more. Go to TV Shows > Networks > BBC America to get the entire BBC America library. Last but not least, root on your favorite contenders of UFC 124, and check out Get Ready for UFC 124 with the best fights featuring Georges St-Pierre and Josh Koscheck.
159w ago - PlayStation Network Executive Producer Kevin Furuichi has shared a few preview videos of The Tester 2 Episode 4, which is available today on PSN.
To quote: During the first three episodes of "The Tester 2," the cast has been tested on their PlayStation knowledge, attention to detail, memorization and communication skills.
This week, it's time to see what they're truly made of in the most physically demanding teamwork challenge of the season, inspired by Medal of Honor. We'll see who can really dig into the trenches and continue to prove that they have what it takes to be the next PlayStation QA Tester.
Along with the Medal of Honor themed challenge comes the Tier 1 beard! Greg Goodrich, EA's executive producer for Medal of Honor, joins both Adrianne Curry and Brent Gocke to determine who's moving up the ranks and who's turning in their badge.
Episode 4 of "The Tester 2" debuts today only on the PlayStation Network. Look to download from the PlayStation Store later today after the update and check it out in PlayStation Home starting Wednesday to receive a new 'Game Over' T-shirt.