69w ago - Housemarque Games Designer Petsku has announced today that Super Stardust HD is turning five, and to celebrate they are offering a stellar PSN sale for fans!
To quote: It's amazing that we've come this far since Super Stardust HD first came on the scene.
Five years ago, the top-selling and award-winning PS3 game blasted you on a breathtaking tour through the galaxy full of epic sights and scenes.
Everyone here at Housemarque has been honored to be a part of the journey in creating five years of action-packed entertainment on PSN.
From Super Stardust HD to Super Stardust Portable to Super Stardust Delta on PS Vita, we've always pushed ourselves to deliver the best possible arcade experience.
To celebrate the game's fifth anniversary, and to thank you all for your support, we've launched a spectacular offer - Super Stardust HD + all three DLC add-ons, including last year's stellar new "Impact" game mode, in one cosmic bundle for only $7.99. This deal won't last forever though - the offer will only be valid from August 8th to September 5th.
With each new DLC pack, we've aimed to dazzle by adding even more fun and innovative features to the core Super Stardust HD experience. Here are four features...
184w ago - Laughing Jackal Senior Producer Al Evans has revealed today along with a video trailer that Stellar Attack is heading to PS3 and PSP Minis via PSN.
To quote: I'm pleased to announce that Laughing Jackal's first PlayStation minis title, Stellar Attack, is to be released on the PSN Store on June 1st for the PSP and PS3.
Stellar Attack is an homage to classic shoot-em-up Star Castle, and is also inspired by a range of action-puzzle games, featuring a mix of score-chasing puzzles, fast action and precision targeting.
Here's some background to the game (featuring the best story I could think of in under five minutes!):
Deep in space, a lost starfighter is trapped by a series of evil turrets; turrets that are generating a purple energy field which is preventing the starfighter from returning home.
To make things more difficult, these evil robo-turrets surround themselves with vast strings of protective coloured orbs. Using its multicoloured laser, our intrepid starfighter must blast a path through the orbs to destroy the turrets in each...
270w ago - The new Xbox 360 Dashboard OS update is coming soon and it is going to be one of the biggest changes to the Xbox 360 since the system hit the market.
It is going to include the first complete redesign of the Xbox interface called the NXE by all the cool kids. The New Xbox Experience (NXE) is going to be the best thing to hit the Xbox and it is going to completely redefine how we use it.
One of the niftiest things at Penny Arcade Expo 08 was seeing the new Xbox dashboard. Xbox Live's own Major Nelson showed it off. He made sure to stress that it is still a work in progress and that there was an army of programmers over in Redmond that were cranking out code and testing it as he gave the demo.
As a side note if you ever go to a game expo or press event and Major Nelson asks you not to film something in the presentation and you do it anyway and then go on and keep on filming after he notices you and calls you out and you don't stop it then you are a total schmuck.
I've always thought that Microsoft's biggest advantage in their fight with Sony and Nintendo was software innovation. Let me tell you why:
New Interface So far the new user interface design looks well designed, clean and very efficient. It sort of resembles Windows Media Center and the Zune...