Wednesday, July 7, 2010

This Weeks USA PSP Digital Comic Store Update

Sony's USA Playstation Blog has detailed the Comics coming out today in the USA on the Digital Comic Store. Sony have also announced that this week there will be a free comic from DC called The Night Owls #1.

2000AD Prog # 1687
Astonishing Tales (2009) # 4
Batman: Year One # 3
Black Panther (2005) #6 – #9
Cancertown # 6
Criminal: The Sinners (2008) #1 & #2
Devi # 7
DMZ: On the Ground #6 – #12
Donald Duck and the Secret of the 313
Eleventh Hour # 3
Fables #11 – #14
Finding Nemo # 0
Free Realms #5 & #6
Ghostbusters: Convolution # 1
G.I. Joe: Cobra # 10
Green Lantern: Secret Origin – Part 3 # 31
Green Lantern: The Sinestro Corps War – Part 4 of 12 # 4
High Moon: Chapter 1 # 2
Jonah Hex #13 & #14
Justice League: Generation Lost # 5
The Lexian Chronicles # 8
Marvel Zombies 2 (2007) # 1
Mickey Mouse in: “The Haunted City”
Night Owls # 1
Planetary: Authority # 1
Planetary: JLA # 1
Project Eon # 2
Ramayan 3392 AD # 7
Resistance #5 & #6
The Sadhu # 7
Scrooge McDuck and the High Sea Trap
Snakewoman # 7
Star Trek: McCoy # 3
Superduck # 13
Transformers # 8
Victorian Undead # 3
Walk-In # 6
Wizards of Mickey # 9
Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper # 1

From USA Playstation Blog

UK PSN Update 07/07/2010

Special Offers
PS3: After Burner Climax [£3.99]
PS3: Worms [£5.19]
PS3: Lead and Gold: Gangs Of The Wild West [£5.49]
PS3: Little Big Planet – Monsters Costume Kit [£1.19]
PS3: Little Big Planet – Monsters Level Kit [£1.59]
PSP: Buzz Quiz World [£9.99]
PSP: Little Big Planet – The Wilderness Theme Level Kit [£1.19]
PSP: Little Big Planet – The Temples Theme Level Kit [£1.19]
PSP: Half Minute Hero [£11.99]
PS1: Disney's Tarzan [£3.19]
Minis: NormalTanks [£1.74]

New PSP Essentials
Skate Park City [£6.29]
FIFA 09 [£7.99]
Fight Night Round 3 [£7.99]
Generation Of Chaos [£6.29]
International Athletics [£6.29]
Spinout [£6.29]

PS3 Games
FirstPlay Episode 014 [£0.99]
FirstPlay 90 Day Subscription [£8.99]
Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge [£7.99]
Groovin' Blocks [£7.99]
Battlefield Bad Company 2 Onslaught + Battlefield 1943 [£13.99]
Modern Warfare 2 – Resurgence Pack [£10.99]
Dragon Age Origins – Leliana's Song [£5.49]
Little Big Planet – Marvel Level Kit [33.99]
Little Big Planet – Marvel Costume Kit 1 [£4.79]
Little Big Planet – Iron Man Costume Kit [£1.59]
Little Big Planet – The Thing Costume Kit [£1.59]
Little Big Planet – Daredevil Costume Kit [£1.59]
Little Big Planet – Doctor Octopus Costume Kit [£1.59]
Little Big Planet – Mystique Costume Kit [£1.59]
SBK – Legends Pack [£7.99]
Buzz! - 90's Quiz [£3.99]
Skate 3 – Danny Way's Hawaiian Dream [£5.19]
Just Cause 2 – Tuk Tuk Boom Boom [Free]
Just Cause 2 – Rico's Signature Gun [£0.79]
Aliens Vs Predator – Bughunt Map pack [£4.79]
Clash of The Titans – Zeus' Challenge Pack [£1.59]
Moto GP 10 – Class Content [Free]

Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge

Guitar Hero 5
Queen Track Pack 2 [£4.39]
“Crazy Little Thing Called Love” by Queen [£1.59]
“Killer Queen” by Queen [£1.59]
“Somebody To Love” by Queen [£1.59]

Rock Band
Creedence Clearwater Revival Pack 01 [£9.99]
“Bad Moon Rising” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]
“Born on the Bayou” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]
“Down on the Corner” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]
“Fortunate Son (Original Version)” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]
“Green River” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]
“I Heard It Through the Grapevine” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]
“Lookin’ Out My Back Door” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]
“Proud Mary” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]
“Run Through the Jungle” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]
“Travelin’ Band” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]
“Up Around the Bend” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]
“Who’ll Stop the Rain” by Creedence Clearwater Revival [£0.99]

Rock Band Network Latest

DJ Hero

Karaoke Revolution

Lego Harry Potter: Years 1-4 – Behind The Scenes 2
Lego Harry Potter: Years 1-4 – Behind The Scenes 3
Lego Harry Potter: Years 1-4 – Year 4 Vignette
Dragon Age Origins – Leliana's Song
Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 1 – Trailer
Medal of Honor – Leave A Message
Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge
Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge – E3 Trailer
Killzone 3 Announcement Trailer
Fat Princess – Fat Roles Expansion Pack Trailer



Dynamic Theme

PSN ID Avatars
Fat Princess – Blue Monk [£0.20]
Fat Princess - Red Monk [£0.20]
Fat Princess – Gaint [£0.20]
Fat Princess – Ninja [£0.20]
Fat Princess – Pirate [£0.20]
Flower – Blue Dairy [£0.20]
Flower – Yellow Flowe [£0.20]
Flower – Pink Flower [£0.20]
Flower – Blue Flower [£0.20]
Flower – Pictures Avatar [£0.20]
Flower – Avatar Bundle 2 [£0.79]

PS1 Classic

Little Big Planet - Heroes In Uniform Costume [Free]
Little Big Planet - Heroes In Uniform Level Kit [£2.39]
Aqua Attack [£2.49]
5-in-1 Arcade Hits [£2.49]
Red Bull X Fighters [£3.49]

Patapon 3 - Multiplayer Demo

Armored Core 3 Theme 1
Armored Core Last Raven Theme
Armored Core Silent Line Theme

Armored Core 3
Armored Core Last Raven 
Armored Core Silent Line


New Zero Punctuation - No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle

This Weeks Zero Punctuation is on No More Heroes 2. Can Yahtzee look past the fact the game is on the Wii and enjoy himself, or will the game suffer too bad from WiiMote control issues and be no better than the original game.

Microsoft Detail The 2010 Summer Of Arcade

Microsoft have detailed this years Xbox Live Summer of Arcade. Each week for 5 weeks, starting from 21st July to August 18th, Limbo, Hydro Thunder Hurricane, Castlevania: Harmony of Despair, Monday Night Combat, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light will be on sale for 1200 MS Points Each. much like last year, if you buy 3 of the Summer Of Arcade games you will get 400 MS points back. if you buy all 5 of the titles, you will get 1200 MS Points back.

Limbo - 21st July



Hydro Thunder Hurricane - 28th July


Castlevania: Harmony of Despair - 4th August


Monday Night Combat - 11th August



Lara Croft And The Guardian of Light - 18th August



This Weeks UK PSP Digital Comic Store Update

Sony's EU Playstation Blog has detailed the comics coming out today in the EU on the Digital Comic Store. This week there is a free Comic from DC Comics called The Night Owls.

* 2000AD Prog #1687 2000AD
* Astonishing Tales (2009) #4 Marvel
* Batman: Year One #3 DC Comics
* Black Panther (2005) #6 – #9 Marvel
* Cancertown: An Inconvenient Tooth : Chapter 6 of 6 Insomnia
* Criminal: The Sinners (2008) #1 & #2 Icon
* Devi #7 Liquid Comics
* DMZ #6 – #12 DC Comics
* Donald Duck and The Secret of the 313 Disney
* Eleventh Hour #3 Markosia
* Fables #11 – #14 DC Comics
* Finding Nemo Disney
* Free Realms #5 & #6 DC Comics
* Ghostbusters: Holiday Special : CON-volution! IDW
* Green Lantern: Secret Origin #3 DC Comics
* Green Lantern: The Sinestro Corps War : Part 4 DC Comics
* High Moon #2 DC Comics
* Jonah Hex #13 & #14 DC Comics
* Justice League: Generation Lost #5 DC Comics
* Marvel Zombies 2 (2007) #1 Marvel
* Mickey Mouse in the Haunted City Disney
* Planetary/Authority: Ruling the World DC Comics
* Planetary/JLA: Terra Occulta DC Comics
* Project Eon #2 Markosia
* Ramayan 3392 AD #7 Liquid Comics
* Resistance #5 & #6 DC Comics
* Scrooge McDuck and The High Sea Trap Disney
* Snakewoman #7 Liquid Comics
* Star Trek: McCoy #3 IDW
* Superduck #13 : Creatures of the Abyss Disney
* The Lexian Chronicles #8 Markosia
* The Night Owls #1 DC Comics [FREE]
* The Sadhu #7 Liquid Comics
* Transformers #8 IDW
* Victorian Undead #3 DC Comics
* Walk-In #6 Liquid Comics
* Wizards of Mickey #9 : The Return of the Phantom Blot Disney
* Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper #1 IDW

From EU Playstation Blog

EA Reveal The Creation Centre For FIFA 11

EA have revealed the Creation Centre for FIFA 11. this web based app, which can be found at, allows you to create a player and/or a team and then upload them into either your Playstation 3 or Xbox 360 version of FIFA 11 or a friends. You are able to choose your players appearance, accessories, and attributes, whilst you are able to create an original teams crest and kits as well as a home stadium. Even once the game is released, you will be able to manage your creations via the online web app.


Press Release

EA SPORTS unveiled today a new feature called Creation Centre that will provide football fans with the tools to customize content in FIFA 11 on Xbox 360 and PlayStation3 in new ways. Craft your own football player and create the team of your dreams using a web-based application at Create a player by choosing his appearance, accessories and attributes and then create an original team with a distinctive crest and kits, complete with home stadium.

Fans will be able to share their created players and teams with friends and download into their console to play online, in Tournaments and in Kick-Off matches in FIFA 11. In addition, fans can choose player attributes and manage their created team’s formations and tactics right from the web. Creation Centre will launch when FIFA 11 is available in stores on Sept. 28 in North America and Oct. 1 in Europe and Asia.

“Having the ability to customize content in FIFA 11 to the degree where you are creating players and teams, choosing player attributes and managing team tactics effortlessly from the web opens up a world of possibilities of original content that fans will be able to create,” said David Rutter, Producer of FIFA 11 on Xbox 360 and PS3. “Creation Centre will perfectly compliment the official league and team licenses that are the hallmark of the FIFA franchise.”

Also new this year in FIFA 11 is Custom Audio, which enables fans to assign chants for every team and league in the game. Fans can set their home club’s chants to play during player introductions, halftime, and after goals – even hearing their name echo in the stands of Old Trafford or San Siro with created chants for their Virtual Pro. Plus, fans now have the ability to play music from their hard drive in game.

Visit to join the FIFA group on Facebook and visit WWW.FIFA.EASPORTS.COM for more information. Screenshots are available at

FIFA 11 will be available in stores for the PlayStation3, Xbox 360, PC, Wii, PlayStation2, Nintendo DS, PSP and mobile on Sept. 28 in North America and Oct. 1 in Europe and Asia. FIFA 11 on Wii will be available in stores Oct. 1 in Europe and Asia and Oct. 4 in North America. It is developed under the EA SPORTS brand by EA Canada in Burnaby, B.C. The game has not yet been rated.

Hit X: The News Recapping Podcast For Tuesday 6th July

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Re-Cap of Yesterdays News (oldest to newest)

  • QTE Blog: Re-Cap of Yesterdays News (oldest to newest)
  • PS3: A new White PS3 with 160GB HDD is coming out in Japan in July for ¥34.980. new Black models with 320 GB HDH Coming
  • PS3: Sony Europe has said they are considering brining the White PS3 and bigger HDD'S Black PS3's to Europe
  • QTE Blog: Hit X: The News Recapping Podcast For Monday 5th July
  • PS3: Sony Japan announce the PS3 Surround System is coming out 30th September
  • PS3: Sony Japan release new Playstation Move Trailer, showing players playing it, how to set it up + new games
  • PS3:Sony Japan Announce Move Launch games include EyePet, Sports Champions,Beat Sketch, Kung Fu Rider, Big 3 Gun Shooting
  • 360: Microsoft have changed their name in Japan from Microsoft Co., Ltd. to Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd. (Microsoft Japan)
  • Sony's Shuhei Yoshida reveals they're working on secret Playstation project Developers playing a big part PSP2 speculated
  • PSP: A Tales of Phantasia X Demo is coming out this Thursday on the PSN
  • Rayman Origins Episode1 coming to PSN/XBLA this Christmas. Wii, 3DS, PC, and iPad versions being considered
  • SEGA have announced they won't be at this years GamesCom, its a commercial decision, could be back next year
  • RT @CapcomEuro: Big announcement… 2 days to go!
  • Gore Verbinski reveals that the BioShock movie will be R rated, it won't be a dumbed down PG 13
  • iPhone: Its reported AT&T is capping the iPhone 4's upload speeds at just 100kbps across several locations
  • QTE Blog: Funcom Announce They Are Offering Age of Conan Players The Chance To Play The Rise of the Godslayer Expans...
  • PS3: Japan is getting Move Bundles, Move+Eye+Resident Evil 5 Gold. Move+Eye+Big 3 Gun Shooting
  • QTE Blog: Microsoft Announce Destination Arcade, A new Way To Browse XBLA Games On Your Xbox 360
  • PS3: Kojima has said he'll look into developing Zone Of The Enders 3 after Metal Gear Solid Rising is released.
  • EA have announced they'll be revealing the release date for FIFA 11 in the next few weeks.
  • 360: Promo material for Kinect in Japan show it being played in a small living room, fears were JP rooms were too small
  • 360: analyst DFC say Kinect "is somewhat limited" with a limited control scheme, it'll struggle to broaden 360 audience
  • 360: Microsoft's Aaron Greenberg says there are many exclusive 360 games coming in 2011, the pipeline is full
  • 360: Konami announce Castlevania: Harmony of Despair is coming out on XBLA for 1200 MS Points on 4th August
  • PS3: LightBox's Dylan Jobe hints that an announcement of their next game is coming soon, either at GamsCom or TGS