Archive for August, 2012

PS3 news: Legasista Review PSN Dungeon Crawling at its Finest -GamerFitNation

GamerFitNation: Nippon Ichi Software is a great publisher known for publishing many great franchises and titles like Disgaea, ClaDun, and the upcoming PS3 exclusive, The Witch and the Hundred Knights. However, today we are here to talk about their new PSN title Legasista. Legasista is a wonderful dungeon crawling RPG that will have you playing and adventuring for days. The fast-paced action, in-depth character customization, and entertaining cut scenes, make this hardcore RPG a title that fans will love; albeit repetitive, it still provides a fun in-depth experience. Is Legasista a game you want on your hard drive? Read and watch our video review to find out! Slim-PS3.com is updated frequently each day with the latest Free PS3 news and reviews.

Posted on August 29th, 2012 by  |  No Comments »

news: Anarchy Reigns Preview Prima Games

Sega and Platinum Games will kick your ass next year. Big time. Slim-PS3.com is updated frequently per day with the latest Free Slim PS3 news and hardware reviews.

Posted on August 29th, 2012 by  |  No Comments »

Slim PS3 news: Weekend Essentials 140

Stop the End of Days, grab a must-have bargain and blast onwards, backwards, with PlayStation this weekend.

Death lives in Darksiders II

To save his brother, War, from oblivion, the second of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse rides forth in Darksiders II on PlayStation 3. As the mighty Death himself, you must prevent the cataclysmic End of Days from occurring and rescue War – not to mention all of creation itself.

Journey through spectacular light and dark realms, crack ancient conundrums and battle enemies straight from hell when you pick up a copy this weekend.

Sunshine deals on PlayStation Store

The PlayStation Store Summer Sale is in full flow, with even more bargains up for grabs as the event enters its fourth week. Whether you’re after full PS3, PlayStation Vita or PSP games, or game add-ons to enhance your favourite titles, you’ll find them at great prices.

Fill the gaps in your game collection. Check out the PlayStation Store Summer Sale today.

Hit reverse gear in Retro/Grade

Rocket through a classic shoot ‘em up… in reverse. Retro/Grade sees you navigating deadly hordes of enemy ships backwards on PS3, dodging their un-fire and controlling the flow of time with your Retro/Rocket. Ten dazzling worlds complete with challenging boss fights and pumping music make this one of the most distinctive shooters on PlayStation Store.

What’s more, PlayStation Plus members can download it at no extra cost. Get it from PlayStation Store right now.

GT Academy 2012 winner revealed

As seven gruelling days of intense challenges on and off the track draw to a close this weekend, we’re about to discover the winner of the GT Academy 2012 Race Camp. Competitors gathered at the UK’s Silverstone Circuit to make the switch from Gran Turismo 5 to real-life racing, in cars such as the Nissan GT-R, with the winning driver going on to the Driver Development Programme in preparation for the Dubai 24 Hour race in January 2013.

Follow the action from Silverstone on facebook.com/GTAcademy, twitter.com/GTAcademy and flickr.com/GTAcademy Europe.

New to download

There’s a double dose of demo action available from PlayStation Store. Ice hockey extravaganza EA SPORTS NHL 13 features True Performance Skating, which adds a new dimension of realism to players’ actions on the ice, along with NHL Moments Live, which lets you relive and replay the most exciting developments in the NHL.

Madden NFL 13, meanwhile, is the latest in the long-running American football simulation. This year’s edition features the revolutionary Connected Careers mode, which lets you rise through the ranks from college hopeful to NFL legend.

Download the demos for both of these powerhouse US sports games to your PS3 from PlayStation Store.

More for your game

Take a second pair of eyes into the dusty combat scenarios of Spec Ops: The Line by downloading the Co-op Challenge Mode, in which you’ll be able to partner up and play through a series of brutal challenges. Just as challenging is the Notice Board Quests – The Chosen game add-on for Dragon’s Dogma, which adds eight rewarding new jobs to pinboards across the land.

Welcome the unhinged and unloved to your Saints Row: The Third experience by downloading the Planet Saints Pack, which includes the Z Style, Witches and Wieners, Steelport Gangs and Horror Packs.

Slip on your wellies and slosh through the Autumn Seasonal Creator Kit for LittleBigPlanet 2. Add a mellow flavour to your creations with 25 original stickers, five fresh decorations and three new objects.

Head to PlayStation Store to download all this content to your PS3 over the weekend.

More from PlayStation

Keep an eye on PlayStation.Blog at blog.eu.playstation.com for the latest PlayStation news.

Visit eu.playstation.com/competitions for your chance to win great prizes.

Follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/PlayStationEU.

Join in with a variety of activities on the Official PlayStation Facebook page at facebook.com/SonyPlayStation.

Have your say in the official PlayStation Forums at community.eu.playstation.com.

Sign up to Inside PS Vita at eu.playstation.com/psvita to be first with the news on the revolutionary handheld.

Check out pictures from recent events and the latest PlayStation games at flickr.com/playstationblogeurope.

Our blog is updated regularly each day with the very latest Slim PS3 news.

Posted on August 27th, 2012 by  |  No Comments »

Slim PS3 news: What Makes A Good Knife Kill In First-Person Shooters

Kotaku- Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is definitely a competitive first-person shooter. It’s a competitive FPS that makes you feel proud of your kill/death ratio, knowing that it all had to do with raw skill. Even little detailslike being able to run faster with a knife equipped rather than your bulkier riflesolidify this claim.

There’s an emphasis on realismlike the new addition of your scope turning hazy while walkingbut the emphasis on giving every player an equal footing is what really makes the game what it is. That realism continues in one important, controversial way. The knife kill. Slim-PS3.com is updated frequently per day with the latest Free Sony Slim PS3 news and reviews.

Posted on August 24th, 2012 by  |  No Comments »

news: GTA 5 – ‘I’d bet my wife on it not coming out this year’, says retail source

A retail source has dismissed claims that Grand Theft Auto V will release on November 23.
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Posted on August 23rd, 2012 by  |  No Comments »

news: Discover Instant Play on PS3

The latest news:

Stop hanging around for your favourite movies as Instant Play comes to the Video Store of PlayStation Store.

The Video Store of PlayStation Store is your one-stop shop for the biggest selection of High Definition TV shows and movies on PlayStation 3. And with Instant Play, you can choose to start watching any content as soon as you start renting it – so you’ll have plenty of time to watch the things you love.

Get straight to the heart of the action by using Instant Play to stream our regularly updated selection of hit releases and shows, as well as tons of classics and family favourites.

Visit eu.playstation.com/instant-play to find out more then head over to the Video Store of PlayStation Store to start enjoying your favourite programmes and movies today.

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Posted on August 22nd, 2012 by  |  No Comments »

Slim PS3 news: Wonderbook: Book of Spells First Preview at HMV Oxford Circus

Join us for a magical bank holiday weekend at HMV Oxford Circus!

HMV Oxford Circus is offering the first opportunity to play Wonderbook: Book of Spells which is set a be Christmas best-seller.

Wonderbook: Book of Spells is a powerful storytelling vehicle which features new and original writing from J.K Rowling. Book of Spells brings magic to life and takes you on an enchanting journey; discovering the art of spell-casting. Become a student of magic with your own wand and and the ability to cast spells such as Wingardium Leviosa!

Come along to this free event and you’ll learn how to cast spells using the PlayStation Move controller and experience the start of a fantastic journey to learn the secrets of wizardry! You will also receive money off Wonderbook: Book of Spells pre-order at HMV, a perfect stocking filler for this festive season.

The event is open from Saturday 25th through to bank holiday Monday, everyone is welcome so click here to find out more and join the event!

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Posted on August 21st, 2012 by  |  No Comments »

Slim PS3 news: How Games Affect the Mind

“When gaming appears in mass media, its usually as the scapegoat for some kind of crime committed by a gaming addict. With a modern eye, we can see that some of the accusations are complete rubbishand often leave out the positive effects of gaming.” | Explosion.com Slim-PS3 is updated several times every day with the very latest Slim PS3 news.

Posted on August 19th, 2012 by  |  No Comments »

news: CVG- Beyond: Two Souls: Cage’s New Title Is Ambitious, Provocative, Annoying

CVG- The longer you spend with Beyond: Two Souls, the less sense it makes. You leave the demo with more questions about what it will actually be like to play than when you went in. And in this age of cookie-cutter, cover-based, ultraviolent action games, anything that’s pitched leftfield and thought-provoking is surely to be welcomed. Slim-PS3.com is updated frequently per day with the very latest Free PlayStation news.

Posted on August 19th, 2012 by  |  No Comments »

PS3 news: Weekend Essentials 139

Make Hong Kong your virtual playground on PS3 this weekend and catch up on all the news from Europe’s biggest video game show.

Welcome to Hong Kong

The vibrant, sprawling metropolis of Hong Kong is yours to explore this weekend as Sleeping Dogs high kicks its way onto PlayStation 3. As undercover cop Wei Shen, you’ll use a dizzying array of martial arts moves, shooting action and brutal takedowns to eliminate the Triads from within. Torn between your loyalty to the badge and a criminal code of honour, are you prepared to risk everything?

Did you miss anything from gamescom 2012?

Thousands of gamers flocked to Cologne in Germany this week to get their hands on the latest and greatest PlayStation innovations. Sony Computer Entertainment Europe kicked off the action with a press conference on 14 August and you can catch its highlights on our official YouTube channel at youtube.com/sonyplaystation. Let us know what you think by joining the conversation on the future of PlayStation in the official PlayStation Forums at community.eu.playstation.com.

Play, compose and share

Available to download from PlayStation Store, the unique Sound Shapes is out now on PS3 and PlayStation Vita. Get it now and immerse yourself in a fresh take on classic side-scrolling platforming action, then create your own levels and share them with the rest of the PlayStation Community via PlayStation Network. Best of all, buy it once on either PS3 or PS Vita and download it to your other system at no extra cost, then use Cross-Save to play at home or on the move depending on your mood.

New to download

PlayStation Store is the place to go this weekend to pick up PS3 exclusive Papo & Yo, a fun-packed puzzle-platforming tale of a young boy named Quico and his best friend, Monster, a huge beast with razor-sharp teeth and an addiction to poisonous frogs. You’ll need to build your friendship with Monster by solving puzzles as you adventure through a magical world in which you can conjure up solid objects from thin air.

For a different kind of challenge, download Test Drive: Ferrari Racing Legends. Prove your driving credentials in the hot seat of some of the world’s most powerful cars across a series of single player and online multiplayer modes?

Try before you buy

Download new demos from PlayStation Store this weekend. Get a taste of high fantasy, open-world action in the Dragon’s Dogma Adventure demo as you battle through to a thrilling showdown with a fearsome magical beast, then take a sneak peek at the mean streets of Hong Kong in the Sleeping Dogs demo. Grab them now from PlayStation Store at no extra cost.

More for your PS3 games

Two of the most popular titles on PS3 have brand new content available on PlayStation Store this weekend. All the family can get creative with the Disney Princess Costume Pack 2 for LittleBigPlanet, featuring four costumes based on iconic characters including Ariel from The Little Mermaid and Belle from Disney’s Beauty and the Beast.

Alternatively, shooter fans can snap up Elite Drops 16, 17 and 18 to experience thrilling new maps and scenarios for the best-selling Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, including the adrenaline-pumping Vertigo in which players must shoot down waves of helicopters from the rooftop of a luxury hotel before parachuting to a ground level extraction point.

More from PlayStation

Keep an eye on PlayStation.Blog at blog.eu.playstation.com for the latest PlayStation news.

Visit eu.playstation.com/competitions for your chance to win great prizes.

Follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/PlayStationEU.

Join in with a variety of activities on the Official PlayStation Facebook page at facebook.com/SonyPlayStation.

Have your say in the official PlayStation Forums at community.eu.playstation.com.

Sign up to Inside PS Vita at eu.playstation.com/psvita to be first with the news on the revolutionary handheld.

Check out pictures from recent events and the latest PlayStation games at flickr.com/playstationblogeurope.

Slim-PS3.com is updated frequently each day with the very latest Free Slim PS3 news and games reviews.

Posted on August 17th, 2012 by  |  No Comments »