Posts Tagged PlayStation 3


Diablo 3 PC gamers react to franchise coming to Playstation – We investigate

Yesterday was a big day for Blizzard, the developer that has really made its name on the PC with the StarCraft, Warcraft, Diablo and World of Warcraft franchises.

By Paul Younger | 22 Feb 2013 | 2

Army of Two: The Devil’s Cartel Preview – Folie a deux

Staying in cover really is the name of the game here.

By John Robertson | 5 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Assassin’s Creed 3 [Review] – A new frontier

The third ‘proper’ entry in the Assassin’s Creed franchise has been an extremely long time coming.

By John Robertson | 30 Oct 2012 | 1

Skyrim premium edition confirmed, coming before Christmas

A listing on Amazon has revealed the existence of a premium edition of Bethesda’s Skyrim. 

By John Robertson | 29 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Medal of Honor: Warfighter goes top of UK charts, ousts Fifa 13

EA’s Medal of Honor: Warfighter has entered the UK chart at number one, taking over from the ever-popular behemoth that is Fifa 13. 

By John Robertson | 29 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Latest Hitman: Absolution trailer questions your ethics

A new trailer for Hitman: Absolution, shown at the ‘Golden Joystick’ awards last night and destined for eyeballs across the land, has some questions about the ethics of your in-game actions.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Have a whale of a time in three forthcoming Dishonored add-ons

Bethesda and Arkane have been cooking up some add-ons for Dishonored that will begin in December with ‘Dunwall City Trials’ and continue into 2013 with two story-based expansions.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Far Cry 3’s Hoyt is a nasty fellow [Video]

Just once, it would be nice if Far Cry 3 could introduce someone who isn’t a total psychopath.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Rockstar promises “lots of info” on GTA V, next month

In a short (very short, actually) note to the public, Rockstar has said to “Get ready” for a substantial amount of Grand Theft Auto V information coming next month.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

EU PSN Store update for 24 Oct 2012: Killzone HD, Unfinished Swan, Medal of Honor: Warfighter

It’s Wednesday, that means the EU PlayStation Store has been updated with new content.

By John Robertson | 24 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

To the surprise of no-one, the Tomb Raider box art has Lara Croft on it

Would you like to see the box art for the forthcoming remake/reboot/deboot/premake (whatever it is) of Tomb Raider?

By Peter Parrish | 23 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Medal of Honor: Warfighter’s first day patch notes could fill a novella

Danger Close’s Medal of Honor: Warfighter is released today in the US.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Check out the Assassin’s Creed 3 launch trailer

Ubisoft has released the official UK Assassin’s Creed 3 launch trailer.

By John Robertson | 23 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Square Enix is first publisher to publicly license Unreal Engine 4

Square Enix has become the first publisher to publicly license Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 4.

By John Robertson | 23 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

F1 Race Stars [Preview] – Insert tyred F1 pun

We first saw F1 Race Stars a couple of months back during the week-long sauna with sweaty fat kids that is Gamescom.

By John Robertson | 23 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Sony cleared of criminal charges for 2011 PSN hacks

The 2011 hack of PlayStation Network that brought the online service to its knees and led to a failure on Sony’s part to protect the personal information of its customers is the centre of the news again today.

By John Robertson | 23 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Vigil Games co-founder Joe Madureira departs the company

The future of the Darksiders series is looking somewhat in question today, as creative director Joe Madureira has taken the decision to leave Vigil Games.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Insomniac delivers and 18 minute monologue on Fuse [Video]

There shouldn’t be too much lingering confusion about Insomniac’s Fuse after watching this 18 minute presentation, narrated by Insomniac’s Ted Price.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

GameStop gets Walking Dead collector’s editions for 360/PS3

A special ‘Collector’s Edition’ of The Walking Dead (TellTale’s episodic adventure series based on the comic book/television show) has been revealed as a GameStop exclusive.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

New Bioshock ‘Beast of America’ trailer

2K Games has released a brand new trailer for Bioshock Infinite, this one featuring a whole lot of skyhooking, special ability spamming and catchy tunes.

By John Robertson | 22 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

PS Store redesign going live today

The PlayStation Store redesign will be going live across Europe today, the goal being to provide a cleaner and more intuitive interface for users to browse and buy content.

By John Robertson | 22 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Ubisoft doesn’t fear COD, Halo or MOH competition

Far Cry 3 couldn’t have chosen a release window this year that’s fuller of other first-person shooters.

By John Robertson | 22 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Desmond is still important in Assassin’s Creed 3 [Video]

With all the talk of Native Americans and stabbing redcoats and tossing tea into the ocean, it’s been easy to forget that Assassin’s Creed 3 will also feature a fair bit of Desmond.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Sleeping Dogs shows us how nightmarish North Point will be [Video]

The first narrative-driven piece of DLC for undercover crime caper Sleeping Dogs will be ‘Nightmare in North Point‘, a chilling tale of the undead and bouncing Chinese vampires.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Two special editions announced for Bioshock Infinite

We may not have heard much about Bioshock Infinite recently, other than news of people departing the Irrational studio ahead of next year’s release, but a new trailer is promised in the near future and today’s announcement concerns a pair of special edition versions of the game.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

XCOM: Enemy Unknown [Review] – World turns

Back when I was a wee lad of about 10, we got hold of Terror from the Deep, the aquatic sequel to UFO: Enemy Unknown (which was better known as X-COM: UFO Defense across the Atlantic, and I’ll grudgingly call it that to distinguish it from the similarly-named 2012 game).

By Tim McDonald | 18 Oct 2012 | 2

Max Payne 3’s ‘Hostage Negotiation’ DLC negotiates a release date

It must have been one hell of a stubborn kidnapper, because Max Payne 3’s ‘Hostage Negotiation’ DLC has taken absolutely ages to secure its freedom.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

WWE ’13: Good ol’ JR interviews CM Punk and Stone Cold

The WWE’s Jim Ross sits down with current superstar CM Punk and the legend that is Stone Cold Steve Austin to chat about the differences between the WWE organisation as it is today and how it was during the ‘Attitude Era’.

By John Robertson | 17 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Dead Space 3’s pre-order extras in fleeting action [Video]

If you pre-order Dead Space 3‘s ‘limited edition’ (limited in the sense that it’ll probably only be around for pre-orders) for either Xbox 360, PS3 or PC, you’ll get a couple of extra bits and pieces to play around with in-game.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

The name’s Legends trailer. 007 Legends trailer.

You’ll soon be able to rough and tumble your way through six James Bond-themed missions in 007 Legends, due for release on 19 October for the Xbox 360 and PS3.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Oct 2012 | Comments Off