1w ago - Sony Brand Marketing Manager of Emerging Platforms Jamaal Moore announced some free PlayStation Mobile games for the holidays today.
To quote: The end of the year is almost here, and we're in a festive mood. Starting today, we will be giving away 10 free games (two each week for five weeks) to all PS Mobile gamers.
Between November 27th and December 18th of 2013, and then from January 8th through January 22nd of 2014, you can download two PS Mobile games to play on your PlayStation Certified smartphone, tablet, or PS Vita for free!
Every week, during the promotional period, we will announce which two games will be free on PlayStation.Blog. Keep checking back with us over the holiday season to find out what the next games in the Festive Giveaway will be.
The first two games, available later today, will be Passing Time and Rymdkapsel.
Passing Time by Honeyslug
Passing Time is a touch controlled football game from the developer behind Frobisher Says! on the PS Vita. Pass the ball and burn the opposition with a blistering fireball, prove your slow motion skills by mastering the rock ball and show off your one touch finesse with the explosive bomb ball.
4w ago - Sony PlayStation Digital Platforms Community Manager Paul Sullivan confirmed that Bloodred Wyvern is out this week on PlayStation Mobile.
To quote: Every Tuesday, new games, apps, and updates are added to PlayStation Mobile. Bloodred Wyvern, Decision, Earth Assault, and Re:marriage were released this week. We also have an update to Monster Hotel.
Bloodred Wyvern by Mukagosoftware Development ($0.99)
Bloodred Wyvern is an arcade style third-person rail shooter game. Fly your wyvern and take on enemies throughout nine intense and action packed levels.
Earth Assault by Carlos Barcenas-Portillo ($5.49)
Earth Assault is a shoot 'em up game which brings back that old-school feeling. The game features slick sound effects and background music and classic gameplay. Earth is under attack by hundreds of extraterrestrial troops who want to take control of Earth and eliminate all human life. Your mission is to combat the aliens to protect humanity and save the planet.
Decision by Naoya Ishizaki ($0.49)
Use your craft to take out as many enemies as possible, within the time limit. Get rewards to either give yourself more abilities, or increase the amount of time that you have to finish a level. Enjoy over 50 levels and lots of unique...
11w ago - Sony PlayStation Digital Platforms Community Manager Paul Sullivan announced today as part of this weeks PlayStation Mobile updates that 2D shooter Shooter Shikkoku arrives on PSN.
To quote: Every Tuesday, there are new games, apps and updates added to PlayStation Mobile. Shikkoku, Dr. Wiggly, Balancegame, and Vacc-Balls-Chin launched this week.
There's also an update to Forevolution. Magic Planet Snack Deluxe and Calculator have price drops this week as well.
Shikkoku by AQUADIA Co., Ltd. ($5.99)
Shikkoku is a 2D horizontal shooter. Power up your ship and take out multiple waves of enemies.
Dr. Wiggly by David Martinez ($2.29)
Using the D-pad, help Dr. Wiggly to get rid of the bad pills in the batch.
Balancegame by Toshinori Tamashihro ($0.79)
This game tests your hand-eye coordination. Move both platforms up and down to keep the ball in play.
Vacc-Balls-Chin by BoobyTrap., Ltd (Full game $2.29, DLC $0.99-49.99)
In this cute mascot puzzle game, players aim for the highest score by launching, lining up, and growing the colorful Vacc-Balls that contain young vaccines. The more you collect, the higher your score and level.
14w ago - Sony Network Entertainment VP Eric Lempel announced today that Mobile Billing is now available for PlayStation Store.
Below are the details, to quote: Today, we unveiled a new feature that allows you to purchase content from PlayStation Store and across Sony Entertainment Network using a mobile phone account in the United States.
The new Mobile Billing feature makes it easier for you to purchase games, add-ons, movies, and TV shows, as well as subscriptions to Music Unlimited service.
You can add funds to your account through PlayStation Store on PS3, or Account Management at the Sony Entertainment Network Web site. While on the Add Funds to wallet screen, you can choose "Use Mobile" as the payment option, enter your mobile phone number, and respond via SMS to confirm the wallet top-up.
* The wallet top-up charge will appear on your next mobile phone bill, or is debited against your pre-paid account.**
With an unprecedented amount of digital content now available across the network, and new and convenient ways to fund your account, this is another step to make it easier for you to get the latest games, movies, and...
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.
Chaos Rings by Square Enix Co., Ltd - $7.99