Posts Tagged sony


ICO HD is coming to PS Vita via PSN patch

It’s official, ICO HD is coming to the PS Vita. The news means that the PS Vita’s list of ‘must-play’ games will double.

By John Robertson | 3 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Metal Gear Solid movie confirmed, actually seems to be happening

After various rumours, failed attempts and hushed whisperings, it looks as though the Metal Gear Solid movie is actually going to happen.

By John Robertson | 30 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Over 100 PSOne classics now available on PS Vita

Sony has released over 100 PSOne classics on the PS Vita, saying that the games bring “quality, variety and heritage to the groundbreaking portable entertainment system.”
Available from today, the games are priced from £0.99 and includes the likes of Metal Gear Solid, Crash Bandicoot, Final Fantasy VII, Vagrant Story, Tekken 2 and Silent Hill.

By John Robertson | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Convincing the hardcore players that they’re the minority is not easy [F1 2012]

Hardcore players. The truly hardcore, not the ‘hardcore’ that are ‘hardcore’ because they play Gears of War and Street Fighter instead of Angry Birds and The Sims. 

By John Robertson | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Cole MacGrath goes evil, joins PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale [Video]

Can we all just agree to call PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale ‘PABR’?

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Uncharted film project getting a rewrite, loses its director

If you’d forgotten that Hollywood was aiming to shoot a version of Sony’s Uncharted series, then you’re probably not alone.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Beyond is biggest performance capture production ever, bigger than James Cameron’s Avatar

David Cage, head of studio Quantic Dream, has claimed that the performance capture used in upcoming PS3-exclusive Beyond: Two Souls is the biggest ever.

By John Robertson | 24 Aug 2012 | 2

Brave or stupid? New publisher focuses exclusively on PS Vita games

OK, I know that brave and stupid can (in some people’s eyes) be one and the same.

By John Robertson | 23 Aug 2012 | 7

Uncharted 3’s GOTY Edition coming next month

‘Game of the Year’ editions are great, aren’t they? If you’re patient (or busy) enough, you can pick up a terrific game with a whole load of DLC that’ll keep you occupied for hours on end.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Tokyo Jungle hits the streets in September [Video]

E3 curiosity piece and IncGamers favourite Tokyo Jungle will be released in the US through PlayStation Network on 25 September.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Japan Studios’ Puppeteer might just pull your strings [Video]

A game it might have been easy to overlook in Sony’s somewhat packed Gamescom 2012 press event is Japan Studios’ platformer, Puppeteer.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

PlayStation Plus will get the God of War: Ascension beta first

Further proof that videogames should be banned from using the word “epic” until at least 2016 can be found in the new trailer for God of War: Ascension’s multiplayer portion (below).

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Deadly scuffles and Hank Williams in The Last of Us [Video]

Naughty Dog’s impressive looking The Last of Us has a brand new trailer (albeit with some old footage) for Gamescom, backed by the cheerful tones of Hank Williams Sr.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

‘Teen Horror’ Until Dawn announced for PlayStation Move

Supermassive’s Until Dawn is a newly announced title for the PlayStation Move which examines the question “will young couples ever stop visiting scary, dark cabins in the woods?” The answer, of course, is no.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Call of Duty: Black Ops Declassified getting a special Vita bundle

What’s a major press event at a videogames show without mention of a Call of Duty game, eh?

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Tearaway and Killzone Mercenary announced for PS Vita

A pair of new PlayStation Vita titles have been revealed by Sony at is Gamescom press event today.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Sony reveals new ‘Cross Buy’ titles for PS3-Vita play

Sony’s Gamescom 2012 press conference has introduced some new titles in the ‘Cross Buy’ program, a system where certain PlayStation 3 title purchases will give you access to a PS Vita copy as well for no extra cost.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale delayed until November

If you were looking forward to playing PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale in October this year, prepare yourself for another month or so of waiting.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

LittleBigPlanet Karting hits the track on 6 November

In a cunning attempt to distract attention away from the US Presidential Election, Sony has elected (sorry) to release LittleBigPlanet Karting on 6 November.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

PS3 ‘collections’ series adds God of War and Infamous

Sony has announced two more ‘Collection’ bundles alongside the previously-revealed Ratchet and Clank set.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Beta batterings: PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale gets public beta this autumn

Sony has announced that the entire “PlayStation nation” (are they at the Olympics?) will ultimately get the chance to try out PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale in beta form by the autumn.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

LittleBigPlanet Vita coming this September in Europe

Sony has revealed that the PS Vita edition of LittleBigPlanet will be released across Europe on 19 September.

By John Robertson | 2 Aug 2012 | 1

The games to convince you about Vita are coming, says Sony

Many players, publishers and developers have – publicly, or in private – written Sony’s PS Vita handheld off as an expensive mistake and a big missed opportunity.

By John Robertson | 2 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Be a pretty, pretty Disney princess with LittleBigPlanet 2

There are a lot of terrible things about the way Disney markets its ‘princess’ range, but dressing Sackboy from LittleBigPlanet 2 in some of their outfits is probably not one of them.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

MotorStorm, SOCOM & Eye of Judgement PS3/PSP servers shutting down

Sony has confirmed that servers for various MotorStorm and SOCOM games will be shutting down on 1 October this year.

By John Robertson | 23 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Dyad [Review] – And now for something completely different

If you’ve already scrolled down this article and looked at the images… I know what you’re thinking, Dyad is a Rez clone and how dare someone be so brash as to so blatantly copy a Dreamcast classic.

By John Robertson | 23 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Cage and Page sit down to talk Beyond: Two Souls [Video]

The writer (David Cage) and star (Ellen Page) of forthcoming PS3 title Beyond: Two Souls discuss how developers Quantic Dream have approached the game and how Page has found the experience of acting for a videogame.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Uncharted 3 still receiving update patches

Naughty Dog are still supporting Uncharted 3, to the extent that a “massive” patch for the game is due in August.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Anomaly Warzone Earth coming to PSN

Destructively delightful indie hit Anomaly: Warzone Earth is coming to the PS3, developer 11 Bit Studios has announced.

By John Robertson | 18 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Planetside 2 trailer ushers you towards the beta [Video]

The FPSMMO Planetside 2 will be entering beta “next month” according to executive producer Josh Hackney, so get yourself to the official site if you want to get registered and signed-up.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Jul 2012 | Comments Off