Posts Tagged sony
Lizard Squad return with a new series of DDoS attacks
Lizards love basking in sunlight, or, in the case of DDoS group Lizard Squad, basking in the notoriety of bringing down major gaming services.
Watch the Sony E3 2013 press conference
Miss the press conference? Watch the video from the Sony E3 2013 press conference below.
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.
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.
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.
EU PSN Store update for 17 October, 2012
It’s Wednesday and that means another EU PSN store update.
The big hitters this week are DOOM 3: BFG, The Walking Dead Episode 4, a beta for PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale and early access to The Unfinished Swan for PS Plus members.
Public access to PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale beta begins 16 Oct.
If you happen to hold a PlayStation Plus subscription, you’ll be able to join the PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale open beta on PS3 when it begins tomorrow.
PSN will be down for 13 hours from 1pm today
Scheduled maintenance will begin on PlayStation Network at 1pm British time.
Bridgestone responds to Sony’s ‘Kevin Butler’ lawsuit
It emerged yesterday that Sony had initiated a suit against Bridgestone and advertising firm Wildcat Creek back in September, over the involvement of Jerry Lambert (who is also president of Wildcat) in various Bridgestone promotions.
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.
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.
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.
PlayStation Network would like to give you $20 USD (for a price)
The US-based branch of PlayStation Network is launching a promotional offer for October in which you’ll receive $20 USD in credit for spending a total of $100 USD during the month.
PSN to launch ‘Day 1 Digital’ scheme with eight major titles
PlayStation Network is set to continue its forays into the world of digital retailing with ‘Day 1 Digital’, a process that will see big-name titles from major publishers available as a digital version on the day of release.
Okami HD gets a release date on PSN
Those of you who’ve been waiting for news of when Okami HD will be available on the PS3 can take heart from Capcom’s confirmation that it’ll be available through PlayStation Network on 30 October (in the US) and just one day later in Europe.
Sony: “no formal price drop” on older PS3 models
With the announcement this week of a new line of slimmer, lighter model PS3s, many were expecting a price reduction for the existing models.
PlayStation Plus coming to Vita, free for existing PS Plus members
More news from the Tokyo Game Show; the PlayStation Plus service will be coming to the PlayStation Vita in November.
Latest PS3 firmware update gives you a big, beautiful cloud
Sony’s proposed extension of the cloud saving capacity on the PS3, which was announced at Gamescom last month, has now rolled out across all consoles.
See tigers fight a kangaroo in Tokyo Jungle [Video]
Tokyo Jungle is a game that makes me wish I had access to a PS3.
F1 2012 demo due Monday for 360, Tuesday for PC, Wednesday for PS3
In a cute little game of pass the parcel, Codemasters is releasing a playable demo of F1 2012 for Xbox 360, PC and PlayStation 3.
Report: Vivendi still looking to sell Activision Blizzard; Sony not interested, Microsoft haggling price
Media powerhouse Vivendi is still looking to get rid of its majority €8 billion stake in Activision Blizzard, a “credible source” claims.
Killzone Trilogy coming in October, with HD remake of original
If you’re a fan of Killzone then … you probably own all of these games already.
15 minutes of Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us [Video]
PAX 2012 saw the airing of another The Last of Us video, this time showcasing around 15 minutes of gameplay.
Sony showing 47 games at TGS, The Last Guardian not one of them
The Tokyo Game Show is starting to take shape, with Sony detailing their plans for the event.
PS4 and Xbox 720 are “spectacular”, according to EA boss
Frank Gibeau, the man in charge of EA Games, EA Sports, BioWare and Maxis (has looks very man-childish), has described the next generation of consoles as “spectacular”.
Follow Munroe in The Unfinished Swan story trailer [Video]
Munroe has a bit of a tragic life. Not only is his mum dead (making him an orphan), he was only ever allowed to keep one of her paintings.
Greek fire: meet the Furies of God of War Ascension
The latest God of War: Ascension video delves further into classical Greek mythology, introducing the ‘Furies’.
Cross-platform play is not going to happen, says Fifa 13 producer
Still living in hope that one day you’ll be able to play games across platform?