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Posts From July, 2010

The PlayStation Recap

Sid Shuman's Avatar + Posted by Sid Shuman on Jul 31, 2010

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Ahhhh — a nice, quiet weekend means it’s a perfect time to catch up on some games! I’m about to dive into some DeathSpank and Critter Crunch, which is currently free for PlayStation Plus subscribers. And maybe, just maybe, some Just Cause 2. Why? Just ’cause. (LOLs) What will you be playing this weekend? Comic-Con: […]

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The Challenges Behind Shank’s Co-Op Campaign

Jamie Cheng's Avatar + Posted by Jamie Cheng on Jul 30, 2010

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Hey everyone! I’m Jamie, co-founder of Klei and I’d like to share our journey leading up to our decision to include a co-op campaign in our new title, Shank – and why we felt so strong about creating it as a separate mode altogether. When Shank was shown at PAX 2009, there were two questions […]

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Hands-on: Dead Nation for PS3

Sid Shuman's Avatar + Posted by Sid Shuman on Jul 30, 2010

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I’m a pathological fan of zombie movies. Night of the Living Dead. Return of the Living Dead. 28 Days Later, [REC], Dawn of the Dead — I count these films among my all-time favorites. So I was obviously itching to get my mitts on Dead Nation, the upcoming PSN shooter from the creators of Super […]

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inFAMOUS 2 Comic-Con Panel Highlights

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Jul 30, 2010

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Panels are typically the highlights of Comic-Con, but truth be told, they’re a bit of a pain in the arse. You end up waiting in a long line (sometimes for hours), fight for good seats with people who are squatting for the Vampire Chick Lit panel happening like 2 days later in the same room, […]

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PlayStation Network Video Content Update

Grace Chen's Avatar + Posted by Grace Chen on Jul 30, 2010

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Hi everyone – Time for this week’s video store updates. On the US store this week: Fist-pump to the return of Jersey Shore where the party is relocated to Miami Beach. Also, check out new action-packed flicks Repo Men, Clash of the Titans, Batman: Under the Red Hood, and more! You’ll also save up to […]

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Valkyria Chronicles II Coming to PSP Later this Summer

Jeff Rubenstein's Avatar + Posted by Jeff Rubenstein on Jul 29, 2010

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Valkyria Chronicles is one of those hidden gems from the early-ish days of the PS3; a strategy-RPG with third-person shooter controls and stunning anime styling. If you’re into any of those genres (or World War II, for that matter), I highly recommend you procure a copy. While Valkyria Chronicles didn’t top the sales charts, it […]

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Coming Tuesday to PSN: Earthworm Jim HD for PS3

Jen Kye's Avatar + Posted by Jen Kye on Jul 29, 2010

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Remember playing Earthworm Jim during the glorious 16-bit era? How about battling Major Mucus and Evil the Cat? Or saving Princess What’s-Her-Name? If you don’t recall ever playing Earthworm Jim, I can only shake my head with utter sorrow. Who else but an ordinary earthworm can transcend fleeing from crows and eating dirt to become […]

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This Week in PlayStation Home: MAG Personal Space, Community Theater update

Locust_Star's Avatar + Posted by Locust_Star on Jul 28, 2010

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Everyone’s favorite massive multiplayer first-person shooter, MAG, is unleashing yet another awesome personal space into the ever-evolving world of PlayStation Home — and just in time for the Zipper Interactive’s v1.07 update! Come Thursday, July 29th, soldiers from the Raven faction will be able to assemble their clans and plan the next course of attack […]

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