Wednesday, November 24, 2010

UK PSN Update 24/11/10

Special Offers
PS3: Premier Manager [£9.99]
PS3: Prince Of Persia Classic [£5.49]
PS3: Prince Of Persia – Epilogue [£3.99]
PSP: Prince Of Persia – The Forgotten Sands [£15.99]
PSP: Prince Of Persia – Rival Swords [£7.99]
Minis: Mahjongg Artifacts [£2.49]
Minis: Gold Fever [£2.49]

New PSP Essentials

PS3 Games
FirstPlay Episode 034 [£0.99]
FirstPlay 90 Day Subscription [£8.99]
Dead Storm Pirates [£15.99]
Funky Lab Rat [£5.49]
Pac-Man Championship Edition DX [£7.99]
Burn Zombie Burn – The Diarrhea Of The Dead Bundle [£7.19]
Blue Toad Murder Files – Episodes 1-6 [£17.49]
Joe Danger – Chicken Joe Costume Pack [£0.79]
Joe Danger – Chuckles The Chimp Costume Pack [£0.79]
Joe Danger – Geronim-Joe Costume Pack [£0.79]
Joe Danger – Sir Bonehead Costume Pack [£0.79]
Mafia II – Joe's Adventures [£6.29]
Enslaved: Odyssey To The West – Pigsy's Perfect 10 [£7.99]
Front Mission Evolved – Last Stand [£3.99]
Front Mission Evolved – Map Pack [£3.19]
Lara Croft: Guardians Of Light – Things That Go Boom Challenge Pack 2 [Free]
MotoGP 09/10 – Moto2 And 125cc Update [Free]
Hustle Kings – Trickshot [£1.59]
Scott Pilgrim Vs the World: The Game [£1.59]
Tom Clancy's H.A.W.K. 2 – All in One Pack [£7.99]
Trinity Universe – Technician's Pack [£1.59]
PDC World Darts Championship: Pro Tour – Player & Tourney Add On [£3.19]
ModNation Racers – Carnival Props Pack [£3.99]

Premier Manager
Funky Lab Rat
Pac-Man Championship Edition DX

Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock
My Chemical Romance Track Pack [£4.79]
“Bulletproof Heart” by My Chemical Romance [£1.59]
“Helena” by My Chemical Romance [£1.59]
“Teenagers” by My Chemical Romance [£1.59]
“Welcome To The Black Parade” by My Chemical Romance [£1.59]

Rock Band 3
Imagine by John Lennon [£9.99]
"How?" by John Lennon [£0.99]
"I Don"t Wanna Be A Soldier Mama" by John Lennon [£0.99]
"Jealous Guy" by John Lennon [£0.99]
"Oh Yoko!" by John Lennon [£0.99]
"Crippled Inside" by John Lennon [£0.99]
"Gimme Some Truth" by John Lennon [£0.99]
"How Do You Sleep?" by John Lennon [£0.99]
"Oh My Love" by John Lennon [£0.99]

Rock Band Network Latest
“Hanuman” by Rodrigo y Gabriela [£0.99]
“Living in A Whirlwind” by Warbringer [£0.99]
“Rollercoaster” by Sleater-Kinney [£0.99]
“Smash The Control Machine” by Otep [£0.99]
“The World Is A Thorn” by Demon Hunter [£1.19]

DJ Hero 2
Tietso Mix Pack Presented By Coca-Cola [£6.29]

Need For Speed Hot Pursuit – Arms Race Trailer
Need For Speed Hot Pursuit – Limited Edition Trailer
Need For Speed Hot Pursuit – Sun, Sand, And Supercars
Beat Sketcher – Launch Trailer
Dragon Age 2 – Rise To Power Gameplay Trailer
Red Dead Redemption – Undead Nightmare “Graveyards”
Red Dead Redemption – Undead Nightmare “Weapons”


Battlefield: Bad Company 2 [free]
Majin And The Forsaken Kingdom [Free]
Deep Thought [£1.19]
Blue Toad Murder Files Advent Calender [£1.19]
Spider Silhou [£0.95]
Play On Words [£0.95]
Inner Warrior [£1.19]

Dynamic Theme
DJ Hero 2 [£1.59]

PSN ID Avatars
Kung Fu Riders – Karin Bundle 2 [£1.19]
Kung Fu Riders – Karin [£0.20]
Kung Fu Riders – Look Out Karin [£0.20]
Kung Fu Riders – Don’t Mess With Karin [£0.20]
Kung Fu Riders – Smiling Karin Avatar [£0.20]
Kung Fu Riders - Super Stool [£0.20]
Kung Fu Riders – Vacuum Vehicle [£0.20]
Kung Fu Riders – Getaway Signpost [£0.20]
Sports Champions – Avatar bundle Set 2 [£0.79]
Sports Champions – Archery [£0.20]
Sports Champions – Bocce [£0.20]
Sports Champions – Disc Golf [£0.20]
Sports Champions – Gladiator Duel [£0.20]
Sports Champions – Table Tennis [£0.20]
Sports Champions – Beach Volleyball [£0.20]
The Fight – Mean Ol' Earl [£0.20]
The Fight – Fernando El Mero-Mero
The Fight – Mad Dog Marv [£0.20]

PS1 Classic
40 Winks [£3.19]
All Star Boxing [£3.99]
Super Slammin' Dodgeball [£3.19]
ATV Racers [£2.39]
Miracle Space Race [£2.39]

Worms: Battle Islands [£15.99]
Commander Europe At War [£7.99]
Split/Second Velocity [£23.99]
Buzz! Decades Quiz – 09's [£3.19]

Card Shark [£2.99]
Epyx's Impossible Mission [£3.19]

Legends Of War: Patton's Camp.
Worms: Battle Islands




This Weeks UK PSP Digital Comic Store Update

Sony's EU Playstation Blog has detailed the digital comics coming out today. they have also announced comics from BOOM! Studios will be coming to the store from today.

28 Days Later #1-#3 - BOOM! Studios
2000AD Prog #1707 - 2000AD
Ex Machina #19 - DC Comics
Fables #34 - DC Comics
Ghostbusters: What in Samhain Just Happened?! - IDW
Green Lantern #16 - DC Comics
Green Lantern Corps: Recharge #3 - DC Comics
JLA #20 - DC Comics
Justice League: Generation Lost #14 - DC Comics
The Murder of King Tut #5 - IDW
New X-Men (2001) #118-#121 - Marvel
Planetary #18 - DC Comics
Sandman #11 - DC Comics
Smoke & Mirror #5 - Markosia
Superman/Batman #38 - DC Comics
Transformers: Drift #4 - IDW
Turkey Grove Farms #2 - Markosia
Ultimate Iron Man (2005) #1-#5 - Marvel
Veronica #202 - Archie Comics
Wonder Woman Vol.3 #10 - DC Comics
Y: The Last Man #17 - DC Comics

From EU Playstation Blog

New Zero Punctuation - Call of Duty: Black Ops

This weeks Zero Punctuation is on Call of Duty: Black Ops. can the games zombie mode offer something more than just the typical shooter experience? watch the video and let Yahtzee enlighten you.

Sony Announce And Detail PSP Firmware Update 6.35 And Media Go Update

Sony have announced that firmware updates for the PSP and Media Go are coming soon. PSP Firmware update 6.35 will bring Qriocity support to the device, adding a new icon to the XMB under the music category. The Media Go update brings new photo editing tools and UI enhancements.

From USA Playstation Blog

Hello Games Announce New Characters Are Coming To Joe Danger

Hello Games have announced that they are brining new characters to Joe Danger. Hello Games asked the fans for character suggestions, and the top suggestions made it into the game. the new characters include “Sir Bonehead", Joe In a Chicken Suit, “Chuckles the Chimp”, and “Geronim-Joe”. Hello Games have released a gameplay trailer showing each of these characters in action.

From USA Playstation Blog

Slang Announce They Are Lowring The Price Of Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring To $39.99

Slang have announced they are lowering the price of their Xbox 360 and PS3 game, Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring to $39.99. this price change should take effect immediately. Slang have also revealed the Wii and PSP versions of the game should be out in March 2011.

Press Release

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for the start of the holiday shopping season, Slang has announced that a retail price adjustment will take place immediately for Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring. Available on PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring is now available for $39.99.

"Just in time for the holiday season we are lowering the retail price of Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring making it more affordable for shoppers and the perfect gift for gamers," said Abraham Bautista, CEO of Slang. "Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring is a festive entertainment offering value priced for families this holiday season and filled with over-the-top action, humor, intrigue, intense competition making it an authentic Mexican Lucha Libre experience."

Distributed by Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. and published under license of Televisa Home Entertainment, Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring provides fans with an arcade extravaganza of Mexican Lucha at a holiday friendly price point. It bends the sport's rich tradition and history with the spectacle, flavor and over-the-edge acrobatic action found only inside the six-sided ring. Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring allows fans to experience with thrilling single or multiplayer gameplay modes using one of more than 30 of the most superstar luchadores from the AAA league or their own one-of-a-kind character created using the critically applauded Character and Mask editor.

Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring offers fans several new and improved gameplay features to the genre including Hair vs. Mask which is a winner takes all battle between rivals where the loser must endure the loss of pride and their characters mask or hair. Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring offers an entertaining story mode, offers experience where players fight as either a Rudo or Tecnico and along the way unlock new signature moves and hidden luchadores while defending their honor inside the ring. Multiplayer includes the highly touted Hair vs. Mask as well as Triple Threat and Fatal Four Way.

Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring is rated T for Teen by the ESRB, and is currently available for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes del Ring for Wii™system and PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system will be available March 2011.

For more information, please visit

About Slang
Slang is a console video game publisher dedicated to promoting the creativity and innovation of Hispanic culture and is the publishing venture of Latin America's foremost videogame distributor for over 20 years, Gamexpress. Based in Redwood City, CA, Slang specializes in delivering entertainment products derived from Hispanic culture into the mass market for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system, Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, Wii™ and Nintendo DS™.

For more information on Slang go to

About Konami
Konami is a leading developer, publisher and manufacturer of electronic entertainment properties. Konami's titles include the popular franchises Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill, DanceDanceRevolution and Castlevania, among other top sellers. The latest information about Konami can be found on the Web KONAMI CORPORATION is a publicly traded company based in Tokyo, Japan with subsidiary offices, Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. in Tokyo, Japan, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. in the United States and Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany. KONAMI CORPORATION is traded in the United States on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol KNM. Details of the products published by Konami can be found at

KONAMI is a registered trademark of KONAMI CORPORATION.

NetDevil Announce A New Content Zone Is Coming To Lego Universe For The Holidays

NetDevil have announced that in celebration of the holidays, there will be a new content zone in Lego Universe. Starting from Tuesday 30th November, players will be able to visit Frostburgh, a whole new zone that features a racetrack, new collectables, and new missions. there will be new missions everyday, over the 30 days Frostburgh is available.


Press Release

November 23, 2010 - LEGO® Universe fans, grab your rockets and prepare for blast off - a cool new content zone, Frostburgh is coming to the MMOG next week! Beginning Tuesday, November 30, players can explore a limited-edition wintery world, available only for the holidays. A mighty Space Blizzard is brewing, so expect plenty of snow and seasonal LEGO fun, with a whole new zone, new racetrack theme and icy cool collectibles on the Frostburgh comet in LEGO Universe.

Within the winter wonderland zone, players can complete new missions every day to celebrate thirty days of Frostivus holiday spirit. Frostburgh only approaches the LEGO Universe Nimbus System once a year, so enjoy all the Frostivus-themed Minifigure fun while it lasts. Players can collect candy canes, start snowball fights, build gingerbread homes, open presents, earn winter rewards, tame new Reindeer pets, and meet new NPC friends like Sneezy Icewhisker, Sugarplum Fritz, Peppermint Lane and Hansel Tinseland.

The LEGO Universe weather center is also predicting a furious Space Blizzard to blast the Vertigo Loop Racetrack next week. Nimbus Station is assembling new racing missions, achievements and unlockable Frostburgh race cars in preparation for the seasonal snow storm. Players are asked to use creativity in the event of icy conditions or evil snowmen on the racetrack.

If you haven't yet picked up a copy, there's still time to get in the game before Frostivus begins! PutLEGO Universe on your list - for yourself and the kids - this gift-buying weekend, and get your Minifigure in gear before the Space Blizzard comes to town next week.

About LEGO Universe

Published by the LEGO Group, developed by NetDevil, and distributed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, LEGO Universe is the first massively-multiplayer online game (MMOG) based on LEGO brick-building play experience. With an MSRP of $39.99 (plus monthly subscription) and ESRB rating of E10+, LEGO Universe is a great way for families to play together, bringing their LEGO worlds to life while battling chaos with creativity in a safe online environment on PC or Mac. Players can pick up their copy now in retail stores or online, at, LEGOLAND theme parks and LEGO Stores worldwide. To learn more about LEGO Universe, please

About the LEGO Group

The LEGO Group is a privately held, family-owned company, based in Billund, Denmark. It was founded in 1932, and today the group is one of the world's leading manufacturers of play materials for children. The company is committed to the development of children's creative and imaginative abilities through its products, which can be purchased in more than 130 countries. Visit

LEGO, the LEGO logo and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. ©2010 The LEGO Group.

The Re-Cap: News From QTE Gamers From Tuesday 23rd November

  • QTE Blog: The Re-Cap: News From QTE Gamers From Monday 22nd November
  • QTE Blog: Hit X Podcast: All The News From QTE Gamers From Monday 22nd November
  • PS3: Gran Turismo 5 requires a day 1 update of 133MB that will unlock the Online parts of the game
  • Nintendo announce they will be at CES next year. this is the first time in 16 years that they've attended
  • Its being reported that a Bethesda rep said Elder Scrolls V is in development and its a direct sequel to Oblivion
  • 360: Taketo Matsuo, a merchandiser for Tsutaya in Japan, reveals Kinect was only selling a forth of what Move was selling
  • Zynga co-founder and chief executive, Mark Pincus, has dismissed claims Zynga are for sale
  • PC: A new hardcore mode is coming to Minecraft, when you die you destroy your world as well
  • QTE Blog: The Pokémon Company Reveal The English Names For The 3 Starting Pokémon In Pokémon Black And White
  • PS3: Sony reveal there are over 50 stereoscopic 3D games coming to PS3, 20 of which in development at Sony
  • PS3: India is holding its first ever mid-night launch for a game. the game is Gran Turismo 5
  • QTE Blog: Sega Have Released A New Trailer For The Valkyria Chronicles II DLC
  • DS: Inazuma Eleven is coming to the EU on 28th January. the game was released in Japan in 2008
  • 360: Lionhead announce a patch is coming that fixes user submitted bugs like Corrupt save files and framerate issues
  • QTE Blog: Sega Announce Gunstar Heroes Is Out Now On The iPhone
  • Codemasters say they have big plans for F1 2011, will be more than just new tracks, cars, and drivers
  • 360: Recent job postings have lead to speculation that Microsoft will add a web browser and improve netflix
  • QTE Blog: Nintendo Announce Fluidity Comes Out 6th December For 1,200 Wii Points In The USA
  • Keita Takahashi, Katamari creator, says Japan games industry will improve after their dip, things like Move will help
  • QTE Blog: THQ Have Released A New Trailer For Pictionary On The Nintendo DS
  • PS3: Jeuxvideo break Gran Turismo 5 review embargo, give the game 7/10. criticise graphics, traditional playstyle + more
  • Capcom confirm that there will be no demo for Marvel Vs Capcom 3
  • PS3: Sucker Punch reveal inFamous 2 will load inFamous 1 save, good of bad will have impact. big decision in inFamous 2
  • Double Fine's next game has been announced as Stacking, a puzzle game for PSN/XBLA coming Spring 2011