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Coming to PS Vita – Resistance: Burning Skies, Escape Plan, Assassin’s Creed, F...

Al De Leon's Avatar + Posted by Al De Leon on Aug 16, 2011

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For those of you who are unable to attend gamescom, we are excited to bring you the latest PS Vita news updates directly from the SCE Europe press conference in Cologne, Germany. In addition to the social features previously announced, PS Vita users will also be able to download dedicated applications for Facebook, foursquare, Skype, and Twitter free of charge directly from the PlayStation Store.

Resistance fans will be happy to hear that the signature PlayStation franchise will join the PS Vita software lineup with Resistance: Burning Skies, a new Resistance experience developed specifically for PS Vita that takes full advantage of the system’s dual analog sticks and features an all-new hero and story written by William C. Dietz, author of Resistance: The Gathering Storm and Resistance: A Hole in the Sky.

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From EyeToy to NGP: PlayStation’s Augmented Reality Legacy

Al De Leon's Avatar + Posted by Al De Leon on Apr 08, 2011

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Augmented reality is a concept that’s starting to get a lot of buzz so we wanted to take a minute to break down our history with the technology and provide a sneak peak at what could be next. There’s a popular misconception that augmented reality is just “kid’s stuff,” but with more than eight years of experience under our belt, we’ve found there’s a wide variety of compelling and cool AR experiences that everyone can enjoy. We spoke to some of our resident experts from Sony Computer Entertainment R&D and Product Development to get their take on augmented reality through our platforms.

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PSPgo Trivia and NYC Events

Al De Leon's Avatar + Posted by Al De Leon on Oct 01, 2009

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Hi, Everyone…today is PSPgo launch day, and to celebrate our first all-digital PSP, we’re giving you a chance to show off your knowledge of the PSP through a PSPgo Trivia contest on Twitter. Winners will receive PlayStation Network vouchers to download games for your shiny new PSPgo! First, you’ll need to follow us on Twitter […]

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PS3 Firmware update (v2.43)

Al De Leon's Avatar + Posted by Al De Leon on Sep 16, 2008

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Hi, everyone, I wanted to give you a heads up about PS3 firmware update (v2.43). Unlike previous updates, firmware v2.43 is specific to the Japan region, and only PS3 users there will be required to install the update. PS3 users in all other regions will not be prompted to download v2.43. However, if you manually […]

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God of War PSP Entertainment Pack out tomorrow

Al De Leon's Avatar + Posted by Al De Leon on Jun 02, 2008

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Back in February at Destination PlayStation, we unveiled the God of War PSP Entertainment Pack, and we knew many of you couldn’t wait to get your hands on the limited-edition “Deep Red” PSP with Kratos’ image silkscreened on the back. The waiting game is now over, as the new bundle hits retailer shelves tomorrow. Beyond […]

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More details on Firmware v2.20

Al De Leon's Avatar + Posted by Al De Leon on Mar 25, 2008

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Hi, everyone. When you turn on your PS3 today, you’ll be greeted with the newest system software update, v2.20. We gave you the heads up last week on what the new firmware would deliver, and, as promised, we have Eric Lempel back on camera to walk through a demo of some the new features. Also, […]

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Destination PlayStation News: MGS PS3 Bundle, Kratos PSP and DualShock3 Release Date

Al De Leon's Avatar + Posted by Al De Leon on Feb 26, 2008

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Not every video game event is a press and party extravaganza (like last week’s GDC). As a gamer, you may not have heard of Destination PlayStation – a meeting between Sony PlayStation, retailers, and 3rd party teams taking place right now in Arizona. But the discussions at DPS are generally pretty significant. Here’s what’s being […]

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Skype on the PSP – Firmware (v3.90) Coming Soon

Al De Leon's Avatar + Posted by Al De Leon on Jan 29, 2008

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Want to talk trash before you play Syphon Filter: Combat Ops? Got a friend who lives in London that you want to catch up with? With the next PSP system software update, slated to launch this week, you’ll be able to communicate using your PSP-2000 and Skype. Here’s how it works: Download and install the […]

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