Thursday, December 17, 2009

EA Has Released Screenshots And A Trailer For Battlefield Bad Company 2 Showing The Panama Canal

EA has released new screenshots and a trailer for Battlefield Bad Company 2. the screenshots and trailer show of the Panama Canal in the game. the trailer shows just under 2 minutes of in-game shooting at this level, whilst the screenshots show some of the main units from the stage.

Panama Canal

Sony Announce Sodium One For Playstation Home

Sony Have Announced Sodium One for Playstation Home. Salt Shooter, one of the games in Sodium One, is a 50 level vehicle combat game that will have the social aspects of Home, using a Home Space. It is a futuristic game where you can collect items and customise your vehicle. these items can be collected either from in-game objects, trading, and purchasing items. All this will be tracked by VICKIE, a AI Information Android.

There will be two other games, Desert Quench and Scorpion Stomp. A Limited amount of Voucher codes will be made available, 1.050, where people will be able to play Salt Shooter, 150 users a day over a 7 day period, before other players. all you need to do is to go to Sodium One and talk to VICKIE. the trailer below shows many aspects of the Sodium One Space and the games.

From USA Playstation Blog

Sony Europe Announce The God of War III: Ultimate Trilogy Edition

Sony Europe have just revealed the God of War III: Ultimate Trilogy Edition. this will be available in most european countries as well as Australia and New Zealand, but only in limited quantities.

This Edition will come in a replica of a Pandora's Box from the game. in the box there will be:
God of War III
God of War Collection (it has God Of War ! + II)

Extra game content downloadable via PlayStation Network:
God of War Combat Arena containing an exclusive environment and seven challenges to complete
Dominus character skin
Apollo character skin
Phantom of Chaos character skin
Forgotten Warrior character skin

Exclusive video content downloadable via PlayStation Network:
God of War: Unearthing the Legend Franchise Documentary. This is a full-length documentary detailing the history of the God of War franchise. A must have for fans!

Special audio bonus content:
God of War Trilogy Soundtrack – God of War, II, and III scores from the game
God of War: Blood and Metal EP – a heavy metal homage featuring original music inspired by God of War

Additional content:

From EU Playstation Blog

EA Have Released New Screenshots For The Simpons Arcade iPhone/iPod Touch Game

EA Have released new screenshots for the upcoming Simpsons Arcade iPhone/iPod Touch game. these screenshots appear to be in-game and show actual gameplay. the screenshots show the game is a side scrolling game and features many of the characters and style of The Simpsons.

The Simpsons Arcade

Konami have Released Screenshots For Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's World Championship 2010: Reverse of Arcadaia

Konami have released new screenshots for Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's World Championship 2010: Reverse of Arcadaia. these screenshots are in-game and show various parts of the game. battles, the overworld, character interaction, and the monsters are shown.

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's World Championship 2010: Reverse of Arcadaia

Konami Have Released New Screenshots And The Music Tracks For Walk It Out

Konami have released screenshots for Walk It Out as well as the music that is going to be in the game. The screenshots are in-game and show some of the mini games that are in Walk It Out. The List of music is split into the Licensed Tracks and those which have been covered.

Master Recordings by Original Artists

Ne-Yo - Closer
Fergie - Clumsy
Pussycat Dolls - When I Grow Up
Missy Elliott - Get Ur Freak On
Katy Perry - Hot N Cold
Demi Lovato - La La LandJesse McCartney - How Do You Sleep?
Soulja Boy Tell Em feat. Sammie - Kiss Me Thru The Phone
Black Eyed Peas - Boom Boom Pow

Cover Recordings
Walking On Sunshine
What Is Love?
Crazy In Love

Walk It Out

The Free NES Virtual Console Game For Those Who Bought The Internet Channel On Wii Can Still Be Claimed

Nintendo UK have reminded UK Users who bought the Internet Channel for the Wii that those who haven't claimed their free NES Virtual Console game can still do so. this offer will only run until the end of December. The "Get A Free NES Game" Button should be accessible from the Wii Shop Channel.

From Nintendo UK

Sony Release A Current List Of Mini's That Work On The PS3

Sony have released a list of Mini's that will work on the PS3 following todays re-release of them. however, not all games have been re-released with the capability of working on the PS3. most noticeable is Tetris.

Alien Havoc
Beam ‘Em Up
Blast Off
Bubble Trubble
Circles, Circles, Circles
D-Cube Planet
Dracula – Undead Awakening
Funky Punch
Heracles Chariot Racing
Hero Of Sparta
Let’s Golf
Mahjongg Artifacts: Chapter 2
Pinball Dreams
Pinball Fantasies
Puzzle Scape Mini
Red Bull X-Fighters
Spot The Differences!
Stand O’ Food
Telegraph Crosswords
Yetisports Pengu Throw
Yummy Yummy Cooking Jam
Zombie Tycoon

From EU Playstation Blog

Sony Announce Permanent UK Price Drops For PS3 And PSP PSN Games

Sony has announced that some PS3 and PSP games on the UK PSN have had a permanent Price drop. the following games have been reduced:
  • Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords ROTPL (PS3) (was – £15.99/€19.99 now – £7.99/€9.99)
  • Puzzle Quest Galactix (PS3) (was – £15.99/€19.99 now – £7.99/€9.99)
  • Texas Cheat’em Poker (PS3) (was – £9.99/€12.99 now – £7.99/€9.99)
  • The Cube (PSP) (was – £15.99/€19.99 now – £2.39/€2.99)
  • Dead Head Fred (PSP) (was – £14.99/€19.99 now – £2.39/€2.99)
  • Practical IQ (PSP) (was – £15.99/€19.99 now – £2.39/€2.99)
  • Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords (PSP) (was – £15.99/€19.99 now – £4.79/€5.99)
  • Super Pocket Tennis (PSP) (was – £7.99/€9.99 now – £4.79/€5.99)

From EU Playstation Blog

UK PSN Update 17/12/09

Seasonal Offers
Gran Turismo 5 Prologue - PS3 [£14.99]
High Velocity Bowling - PS3 [£3.99]
Lemmings – PS3 [£3.19]
Burn Zombie Burn – PS3 [£3.19]
Bomberman Ultra - PS3 [£3.99]
Battlefield 1943 – PS3 [£6.29]
Command & Conquer Red Alert Commanders Challenge – PS3 [£5.19]
3 On 3 NHL Arcade – PS3 [£3.19]
Fight Night Round 4 – Champions Pack – PS3 [£2.39]
Burnout Paradise – PS3 [£13.99]
Burnout Paradise + Big Surf – PS3 [£19.99]
Skate 2 – Maloof Money Cup Pack – PS3 [£1.19]
Skate 2 – Time Is Money Pack – PS3 [£2.39]
Skate 2 – Filmer Pack – PS3 [£3.19]
Skate 2 – San Van Classic Pack - PS3 [£2.39]
Skate 2 – Dyrdeks Fantasy Plaza Pack – PS3 [£2.39]
Dead Space – Scorpian Pack – PS3 [£2.39]
Dead Space – Obsidian Suit – PS3 [£2.39]
Dead Space – Military Pack – PS3 [£2.39]
Dead Space – Tank Pack – PS3 [£2.39]
The Godfather II – The Corleone Bundle [£4.79]
CTR: Crash Team Racing – PS1 Classic [£2.39]
Kula World – PS1 Classic [£2.39]
Burnout Legends – PSP [£11.99]
Burnout Dominator – PSP [£11.99]
Def Jam Fight For NY: The Takeover – PSP [£7.99]
EA Replay – PSP [£7.99]

PS3 Games
Blue Toad Murder Files – Episode 1 [£6.29]
Blue Toad Murder Files – Episode 2 [£6.29]
Blue Toad Murder Files – Episode 1&2 [£9.99]
Braid [£7.99]
Star Trek D.A.C [£6.29]
Brutal Legend – Map Pack 2 [£3.99]
NBA Live 10 – Holiday Shoe Update [Free]
Pain – Red Jimmy Pack [£0.79]
SingStar – SingStar Viewer [Free]
Buzz! - US Sports Quiz [£3.99]
EyePet – Lucky Dip Styling Pack 9 [Free]

Star Trek D.A.C
Army Of Two: The 40th Day
Gran Turismo 5 – GT Academy 2010 Time Trial

Guitar Hero 5
Indie Rock Track Pack [£4.39]
“Cut Your Hair” By Pavement [£1.59]
“Hi-Speed Soul” By Nada Surf [£1.59]
“Sister Jack” By Spoon [£1.59]

Rock Band
Green Day Pack 2 [£2.49]
“Christians Inferno” by Green Day [£0.99]
“Last Of The American Girls” by Green Day [£0.99]
“Viva La Gloria” by Green Day [£0.99]
“Gives You Hell” by All American Rejects[£0.99]
“Kings And Queens by 30 Seconds To Mars [£0.99]
“This Is War” by 30 Seconds To Mars [£0.99]

DJ Hero

The Beatles Rock Band
Rubber Soul – Album [£9.19]
Girl [£0.99]
In MY Life [£0.99]
Michelle [£0.99]
Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) [£0.99]
Run For Your Life [£0.99]
Nowhere Man [£0.99]
Wait [£0.99]
The Word [£0.99]
Think For Yourself [£0.99]
What Goes On [£0.99]
You Won't See Me [£0.99]

Aliens Vs Predator – Alien Trailer
Aliens Vs Predator – Marine Trailer
Assassins Creed II – Lineage Short Movie 2
Dante's Inferno – Heresy Developer Diary
Inferno Pool – Endurance Tutorial
Inferno Pool - Nominations Tutorial
Inferno Pool – Skill Shots Tutorial
Inferno Pool – Swerve Tutorial
Battlefield Bad Company 2 – Limited Edition Trailer
Polar Panic – Game Features
Polar Panic – Gameplay Modes
Hustle Kings – Trailer
PixleJunk Shooter – Trailer
Ratchet & Clank A Crack In Time – Time Trailer
Just Cause 2 – No Ordinary Mission Trailer
Just Cause 2 – The Grapple Mini Documentary
R.U.S.E. - Pump Fake Strategy Trailer
Blue Toad Murder Files – Launch Trailer
Blue Toad Murder Files – Teaser Trailer

Movie Trailer

Dante's Inferno – Heresy

Battlefield Bad Company 2
Digger HD

Dynamic Theme

PS1 Classic

Buzz Quiz World [£16.99]
The Sims 2 [£15.99]
Warriors Orochi 2 [£23.99]
Mawaskes Puzzle [£15.99]
Tekken 6 [£31.99]

Pachisi [£2.49]
Route 66 [£3.49]

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker



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  • QTE Blog: Re-Cap of Yesterdays News (oldest to newest)

  • Zune: Twitter should be coming to the Zune Today.

  • Famitsu have revealed that Mega Man 10 is coming to the PS3 and Xbox 360, as well as Wii

  • PSP: Temco have announced Dead Or alive Paradise. it appears to be a port of a mobile game. 1Player, mini game based.

  • POP247 kiosks are going to be in 150 locations in UK. they will have DVD/Blu-ray movies and games. DLC Games could come

  • QTE Blog: Audio Re-Cap of Yesterdays News (oldest to newest)

  • PS3: Battle Fantasia is set to come out on the PSN Next Week, according to the games pubs Aksys

  • PS3: Home in Japan will be getting free Final Fantasy XIII Items, avatars, models + more

  • PS3: Some of the trophies for Final Fantasy XIII have been revealed.

  • PS3: Famistu has revealed that the PS3 has now sold over 4 Million units in Japan

  • Wii: Creative Director of Rabbids Go Home wants more games in the series. Its up to Ubisoft if there will be

  • A Online Resume shows Monolith are working on "Project Hades". its speculated this is F.E.A.R. 3

  • reveal top sellers, Dragon Quest IX, Tomodachi Collection, Monster Hunter 3, Tales Of Vesperia (PS3)

  • Metro 2033 is not a open world shooter. it will be a story driven shooter.

  • QTE Blog: Xbox Live Activity For The Week Of December 7th

  • QTE Blog: Sony Announce The Digital Comic Service Will Start to Go Live At 5pm GMT Today

  • Its suggested that Heavy Rain will have several DLC Chapters available soon after launch

  • PS3: Joystiq have unboxing pictures of the Final Fantasy XIII PS3

  • Sony will focus on family, sports, shooting games in 2010. the PSN will also be getting demanded features

  • Assassins Creed II DLC, Battle Of Forli cost $3.99, bonfire of Vanities cost $4.99. they're out end of jan and feb

  • PS3/PSP: Final Fantasy VIII will be coming to the PSN soon.

  • Resident Evil 5 Alternative Edition Chapter 2 will have Jill and Josh as playable characters

  • PS3: Gran Turismo 5 Demo, not much different from GT prologue, max framerate drop is to 52 fps, low quality shadows

  • DSi: Dragons Lair is coming to DSiWare on new years day.

  • PS3: Braid is coming the to EU PSN Store this week

  • 360: tis being reported that HMV and GAME in the uk are selling the Arcade unit for £109.99 instead of £159.99

  • QTE Blog: New Zero Punctuation - Demon Souls

  • QTE Blog: Nintendo UK Announce A New Mario Kart Wii Competition

  • QTE Blog: Konami Have Released A New Trailer For The DSi Only Game Foto Showdown

  • QTE Blog: Activision Reveal Details On Transformers War For Cybertron

  • QTE Blog: EA Announce That Battlefield Heroes Now Has Over 3 Million Registered Players

  • QTE Blog: EA Announce A Call To Arms Reenlistment Campaign For Warhammer Online