Posts Tagged PlayStation 3


Sony sues ‘Kevin Butler’ actor over Bridgestone Tires advert

Jerry Lambert, the actor who played pretend executive Kevin Butler in a series of adverts for Sony, is now part of a Sony lawsuit brought against advertising firm Wildcat Creek and tire company Bridgestone.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

The Walking Dead episode four out later this week

The fourth episode of Telltale’s The Walking Dead, dubbed ‘Around Every Corner, has been dated and priced.

By John Robertson | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Modern Warfare 2 map deleted from game after complaints from Muslim community

Modern Warfare 2’s Favela multiplayer map has been removed from the game following complaints from the Muslim community regarding Islamic script found in the level.
 

By John Robertson | 8 Oct 2012 | 6

Fifa 13 holds off the challenge of Res Evil 6 to stay top of the chart

Fifa 13 remains top of the UK charts for a second consecutive week, holding off the attack of new release Resident Evil 6. 

By John Robertson | 8 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Dishonored [Review] – Stealthy revenge

Play your way, that’s the focus of Dishonored. It’s a lofty goal and, when you really think about it, so few games that claim to offer such freedom actually deliver.

By John Robertson | 8 Oct 2012 | 7

Hitman: Absolution [Preview] – The glory of the kill

Playing through the opening few missions of Hitman: Absolution one thing is clear, this is a game best played by those ready and eager to celebrate the glory that comes from a precise, perfect kill.

By John Robertson | 6 Oct 2012 | 1

The Unfinished Swan is released into the wild this October

Giant Sparrow’s paint splashing adventure The Unfinished Swan will be released through PlayStation Network on 23 October.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Goldfingers are Forever in this 007 Legends introduction [Video]

Bond mash-up title 007 Legends is just around the corner, ready to give you control of Daniel Craig’s Bond as he mysteriously warps his way through several film titles like License to Kill, Moonraker and Die Another Day.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Machinarium will calibrate itself on PSN next week

Amanita Design’s adorable robot-themed adventure title, Machinarium, will finally make its way to the PS3 next week.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Bethesda still doesn’t know when Skyrim DLC will be available on PS3

While PC gamers are celebrating the release of Skyrim’s Hearthfire DLC, PlayStation 3 users are still wondering when they’re going to be able to experience their first taste of DLC for the fantasy RPG epic.

By John Robertson | 5 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Retro City Rampage release date is 9 October

Retro City Rampage, an open-world GTA style game wrapped in a old-school skin, is coming out next week on 9 October.

By John Robertson | 5 Oct 2012 | 1

Borderlands 2: First Mechromancer screen

The first image of Borderlands 2’s Mechromancer has been released by Gearbox.

By John Robertson | 5 Oct 2012 | 1

Hitman Absolution’s fine art of murder [Video]

It’s been a trailer-filled day in the news, with offerings from SimCity, XCOM, Dishonored and Assassin’s Creed 3.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Latest XCOM: Enemy Unknown trailer pretends it’s an action game

Marketing is a weird thing. Everybody I know who’s excited for the release of XCOM: Enemy Unknown is feeling that way because it looks like it should capture a lot of the turn-based, tactical planning of the original.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Oct 2012 | 1

The Collectors are coming to Mass Effect 3 multiplayer

BioWare is continuing to support the multiplayer side of Mass Effect 3, announcing yet another add-on for the game.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Plot your path to revenge in this interactive Dishonoured trailer

The amusing thing about this interactive Dishonored trailer is that most of it is executed according to plan.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Oct 2012 | 1

Connor’s Assassin’s Creed 3 childhood was an unhappy one [Video]

Poor videogame protagonists; they never have a normal, relaxed life. There’s always something like the death of a family member or partner, a dark past or, as in the case of Connor from Assassin’s Creed 3, a crappy childhood.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Resident Evil 6 breaks Capcom shipping records

Resident Evil 6 has provided Capcom with new record numbers for shipped copies.

By John Robertson | 4 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Castlevania: Symphony of the Night being re-released 10 October

Konami is re-releasing PSone classic Castlevania: Symphony of the Night via the PlayStation Network.

By John Robertson | 4 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Problems with PSN ‘Day 1 Digital’ release of Resident Evil 6

It’s not a great start for PlayStation Network’s ‘Day 1 Digital‘ scheme, which allows players to pre-order and download versions of big-budget titles through PSN.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Max Payne 3’s ‘Hostage Negotiation’ DLC to be resolved this autumn

Rockstar has released some updated details about what to expect in the delayed ‘Hostage Negotiation’ DLC pack for Max Payne 3.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Assassin’s Creed 3 will explore ‘The Tyranny of King Washington’

It’s DLC time again, kids. Ubisoft has announced that Assassin’s Creed 3 will get an episodic, three-part single player DLC campaign that present a strange alternative-history version of events following the American Revolution.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Jet Set Radio and Hell Yeah! now on PSN Store, full update detailed

The latest batch of content has been added to the EU PlayStation Store.

By John Robertson | 3 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Oh no, Justin Bieber is playable in NBA 2K13

Yes, the world is about to implode. Sports gaming has gone crazy.

By John Robertson | 3 Oct 2012 | 4

Nope, Borderlands 3 is not in development

Despite what you may have heard, Borderlands 3 is not in development at Gearbox.

By John Robertson | 3 Oct 2012 | 1

Dwarf-tossing confirmed in Lego Lord of the Rings [Video]

One thing about Lego Lord of the Rings is certain; you’ll be able to fling poor old Gimli around the place.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Rhianna Pratchett, Terminator and the Tomb Raider narrative [Video]

Square Enix has issued a new trailer for Tomb Raider (and it is just an advert, despite being given the airs and graces of a documentary), in which the chaps from Crystal Dynamics and lead writer Rhianna Pratchett chat about the origin narrative of Lara Croft.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier heads up the Khyber for new DLC

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier is taking its own particular blend of third-person modern warfare to the Khyber Pass between Pakistan and Afghanistan. 

By Peter Parrish | 2 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Resident Evil 6 [Review] – The horror of QTEs

More than anything, the odour emitted by Resident Evil 6 is one of sequel-itis.

By John Robertson | 2 Oct 2012 | 4

Two new game modes added to Modern Warfare 3

A playlist has been released for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, adding two new game modes to the mildly popular shooter.

By John Robertson | 2 Oct 2012 | Comments Off