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Posts From August, 2007

New Blog Features Arrive!

Patrick Seybold's Avatar + Posted by Patrick Seybold on Aug 31, 2007

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Hey everyone, you may recall last month we wrapped up our reader poll asking what features you’d like to see added to this here blog. Downloadable high-resolution images, a desktop widget and a subscribe-via-email option were the top 3 requests – and that’s exactly what we’re adding here today. Take a quick peek at the […]

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Heavenly Sword Prequel: Episode IV – The Divine Birth

Mark Valledor's Avatar + Posted by Mark Valledor on Aug 30, 2007

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With the launch of Episode IV of the Heavenly Sword Animation Series on the PSN, we wanted to provide a nugget to those asking about the production of the series. Let us know your questions and we’ll return with answers from Ben Hibon, the Creative Director of the series. Also, check out the *early* storyboards […]

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What’s New in the PLAYSTATION Store?

Grace Chen's Avatar + Posted by Grace Chen on Aug 30, 2007

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Grace Chen here, senior Manager for the PLAYSTATION Store. It’s been a big week for the PLAYSTATION Store, with the launch of Warhawk on Tuesday and tons of great new content today. We know you guys want playable games and demos, and we want to get them to you. So with that said, here’s a […]

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The Making of a PlayStation Game

Shu Yoshida's Avatar + Posted by Shu Yoshida on Aug 29, 2007

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Hello, my name is Shu Yoshida, I’m a Senior Vice President of Product Development here inside SCEA, and I oversee the product development group in the US for SCE’s Worldwide Studio, headed by Phil Harrison. For a little perspective on the US portion of the Worldwide Studio group, you should know we have eight studios […]

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Warhawk Launch!

Dylan Jobe's Avatar + Posted by Dylan Jobe on Aug 28, 2007

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Well…after staying up way too late last night playing, I’m here to say that Warhawk is LIVE and available on the PlayStation Store AND at retailers across the country! There were some crazy intense games last night and it was great to see players having a great time, earning medals and ranking up. I did […]

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PAX 2007 Approaches

Sheila Bryson's Avatar + Posted by Sheila Bryson on Aug 23, 2007

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PAX 2007 kicks off tomorrow and ends on Sunday. Is anyone here attending? This is my first year hitting PAX, so if you have any advice for a noob, let me know. As John Garvin pointed out yesterday, we have Syphon Filter: Logan’s Shadow comic book cover signings scheduled with Greg Rucka. We’ll be in […]

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Industry Sales Climb, PS3 Sales Climb Too

Mariam Sughayer's Avatar + Posted by Mariam Sughayer on Aug 23, 2007

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Hey everyone, I’m Mariam Sughayer, analyst relations manager here at SCEA. I’m the gal who works with those guys you see quoted in newspapers and news sites all the time talking about the industry; folks like Michael Pachter and Billy Pidgeon. Today, the much anticipated NPD numbers were released and we’re very excited about how […]

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Greg Rucka Appearing at Penny Arcade Expo

John Garvin's Avatar + Posted by John Garvin on Aug 22, 2007

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Hey everyone, I’m John Garvin, Creative Director at Bend Studio. I wanted to give everyone a heads-up that Greg Rucka is going to be at the Penny Arcade Expo this coming weekend in Seattle, signing promotional materials for Syphon Filter: Logan’s Shadow. This guy is awesome. I’ve been writing Syphon for 10 years now, and […]

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