Hey guys this week we got a lot of full games hitting the Playstation Store, PS2 classics make it to the Playstation Store, and for all of this weeks Playstation Plus stuff please go to this link.
Games & Demos for PlayStation 3
Resident Evil 5 Gold Edition ($29.99)
NBA Jam On Fire Edition ($14.99)
Shift 2 Unleashed Digital ($39.99)
Sega Bass Fishing ($9.99)
Space Channel 5 Part 2 ($9.99)
Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 Demo
PSone Classics – Chrono Trigger ($9.99)
PS2 Classics – Odin Sphere ($9.99)
PS2 Classics – Maximo: Ghosts To Glory ($9.99)
PS2 Classics – Grim Grimoire ($9.99)
PS2 Classics – Ring of Red ($9.99)
PS2 Classics – God Hand ($9.99)
Games & Demos for PSP
FIFA 12 ($39.99)
Add-ons & Expansions
Portal 2: Peer Review (free)
Rage – Wasteland Sewer Missions ($9.99)
Dead Rising 2: Off The Record Free Support Pack (free)
Street Fighter III: Third Strike Online Edition Match Pack 1 (Fight For The Future) ($3.99)
NBA Jam On Fire Edition – Time Is Money Pack ($4.99)
Magic The Gathering: Duels Of The Planeswalkers 2012: Foil Conversion “Auramancer” ($0.99)
Magic The Gathering: Duels Of The Planeswalkers 2012: Foil Conversion “Cloudburst” ($0.99)
Magic The Gathering: Duels Of The Planeswalkers 2012: Foil Conversion “Grave Whispers” ($0.99)
Magic The Gathering: Duels Of The Planeswalkers 2012: Full Deck “Auramancer” ($0.99)
Magic The Gathering: Duels Of The Planeswalkers 2012: Full Deck “Cloudburst” ($0.99)
Magic The Gathering: Duels Of The Planeswalkers 2012: Full Deck “Grave Whispers” ($0.99)
Cabela’s Big Game Hunter 2012: Alaskan Rocks (free)
Cabela’s Big Game Hunter 2012: Chile Plateau (free)
Cabela’s Big Game Hunter 2012: Texas Woods (free)
Themes, Wallpapers & Avatars
Rochard Skyrig Theme (free)
Rochard Theme (free)
Rage Wellspring Dynamic Theme ($2.99)
Rage Premium Theme ($1.99)
A Murder of Crows Dynamic Theme ($2.99)
Amphibian Delight Dynamic Theme ($2.99)
Bombshelter Blues Dynamic Theme ($2.99)
Flirty Girl Dynamic Theme ($2.99)
Xuriga Static Theme ($1.49)
Tatsuka Static Theme ($1.49)
Misti Dawn Playtime Static Theme ($1.49)
4 Elements Hd: Wallpaper 2
Rochard – John Rochard Wallpaper
Lost Planet 2 Avatars (x20) ($0.49)
Rocket Knight Avatar Collection 2 ($2.99)
Red Faction Armageddon Avatar Bundle ($0.99)
Sales, Price Drops & Bundles
Explodemon! – Sale (PS3) (now $6.99, original price $9.99)
Tales From Space: About A Blob – Sale (PS3) (now $5.99, original price $14.99)
Enigmo – Sale (PS3) (now $1.99, original price $3.99)
Jane’s Hotel – Sale (PS3) (now $1.99, original price $3.99)
Zombie Tycoon – Sale (PS3) (now $2.99, original price $4.99)
Zombie Tycoon French – Sale (PS3) (now $2.99, original price $4.99)
Stardrone – End Sale (PS3) (now $7.99, original price $4.99)
Bulletstorm – Digital Download – Price Change (PS3) (now $29.99, original price $39.99)
ESPN recently relaunched their online sports portal, and Microsoft has announced that it will be comming to Xbox live. Trey Wingo and Josh Elliott (funny SportsCenter anaylsts) demonstrated the service on stage at E3, and featured Microsoft’s new Kinect controller support. 3,500 live sporting events, instant replays, highlights, polls all at your fingertips or by the sound of your voice. The PiP feature will be very similar to the what is provided at the website online, but the HD streaming and Kinect as a controller should give it an overall new feel.
**The service is no addition charge besides the usual requirement of Xbox Live Gold is present; However, you must have TV provider / ISP that’s signed up for the package. If not then you have to pay extra to receive ESPN 3.
Check the list of ESPN3 affiliates to see if your ISP is playing ball.
Xbox 360 Top Live Titles (based on UU’s)
Via: Major Nelson
“We are working on some localization issues to integrate globally and it should be ready to roll out in the US shortly,” a Sony spokesperson told Patrick Klepek from the MTV’s multiplayerblog yesterday.
Soon in a few short weeks all of you who don’t have the SingStar game, will be able to still see video’s of me and my family acting a fool.
There’s been rumors as of late about a possible Steam-powered console. While this is certainly plausible, it makes one wonder whether or not there’s room in the console market for yet another console.
Remember that trailer that Sony released about a week ago? Everyone and their mother’s dog was taking guesses at what it was and what it meant exactly. that trailer released a few days ago got a considerable amount of traffic, nearly 2.4 million views on only a few days. Just several more thousand views and that makes it PlayStation’s most watched YouTube video on their YouTube channel. Well, the continuation to that trailer is out now and it turns out it’s a continuation of the Long Live Play marketing campaign. Although it’s not the home revamp, XMB redesign,cross game chat, or Playstation Smash Bros it’s still pretty cool.
- Nathan Drake – Uncharted Series
- Lightning – Final Fantasy XIII and XII-2
- Cole McGrath – Infamous series
- Isaac Clarke – Dead Space
- Ghost – MW2
- Hitman guy forgot his name
- Sweet tooth – Twisted Metal Series
- Joe Mauer – MLB The Show
- Old/Solid Snake – Metal Gear Solid Series
- Chell – Portal 2
- Sackboy – Little Big Planet Series
- Athena & Kratos – God of War Series
- Helghast Soldiers – Killzone Series
- Chimera – Resistance Series
- USC Football Player – NCAA Football
- Omaha Soldiers – Medal of Honor Series/Call of Duty possibly
- Bioshock Girl – Bioshock Series
- Ezio – Assassin’s Creed Series
If you spot anything else leave a comment below. Also i’m fairly sure that Nolan North who played Nathan Drake and David Hayter who played Old Snake in this short film reprise their roles. The same goes for Cole McGrath, Athena, Ghost, and ISA Soldier, but i’m not sure.
The PlayStation Store is now live in most regions but first to update their cotent is the U.S. PlayStation Store, Europe should be updating their store in the next couple of hours.
I do have to say this is the biggest store update ever with lots of great content and there is said to be another store update on Friday. The Welcome Back program has not launched and is “in the final stages of testing and will be available to download soon”. To get full info on todays update
Ready for SOCOM 4? Kevin Butler is and he brought some snacks, uuhh I mean very useful and tactical equipment for the mission. I’m sure you guys will love KB in this one also, expect to see him again soon with more PS3 exclusives around the corner like inFamous 2. SOCOM 4 releases on PS3 next week! (same time as Portal 2, so get your wallets ready!)
Sony began the HD remakes of games at the God of War games and If you remember, that almost didn’t get made due to untold-of limitations but now Sony is cranking out a lot of classics on Blu-Ray with trophies, high-res textures, and much more in every bundle. For example, they released an HD remake bundle of the Sly series and most recently (this week), the Tomb Raider trilogy.
There was one HD trilogy remake that was also supposed to hit store shelves this week and that mysteriously never happened, and that is because it got pushed to June 21st, 2011 in a recent hasty announcement of the games delay. The trilogy contains HD remakes of the three games Splinter Cell, Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow and Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory on a single Blu-Ray disc and now fans that were anticipating it will have to wait a little while longer. It’s alright, because games like Crysis 2, Portal 2, and inFamous 2 will probably hold you over until then!
Many gamers hate it, the milking of a gaming franchise, especially if it’s their favorite franchises. Many developers, especially this generation are making sequel after sequel now, usually without any noticeable innovation, or just too many games year after year. Notice that many games are hitting title number 2 or title number 3 now, and as we’ve seen from many games (Grand Theft Auto, Final Fantasy), sequels aren’t bad under certain instances, but some developers just have to know when to call it quits. It’s simple, make three games in a franchise, then stop all development of that entire franchise, sounds like a daring move? It’s gonna be better for everyone in the long-run though, here’s why.