Call of Duty(R) Elite Will Unite and Ignite Gaming’s Largest Online Community

Posted by on May 31, 2011 in Microsoft, NEWS, PC, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360 | 0 comments

Activision’s New Service Will Offer 30 Million Call of Duty Players Innovative Ways to Connect, Compete and Improve
Will Launch With This Year’s Most Anticipated Release Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 3 on November 8,                                                          2011

From Activision/Blizzard:

SANTA MONICA, Calif. , May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — The world’s most passionate online gaming community can now connect, compete and improve their Call of Duty® multiplayer experience through Activision’s (Nasdaq: ATVI) innovative new online service, Call of Duty Elite.

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Paying to play the next Modern Warfare.

Posted by on May 31, 2011 in Microsoft, NEWS, PlayStation 3, Sony, VIDEOS, Xbox 360 | 0 comments

By Mode Serpent

ARE YOU KIDDING ME?!! The people at Activison are insane. Now they want us to pay an extra fee to play the next Modern Warfare game. I was watching CNN when I caught this news video and i decide to record it from my Android phone. check it out and let me know what you think in the forums section.

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Full PSN Services, including PlayStation Store, Return This Week

Posted by on May 31, 2011 in NEWS, PlayStation 3, Sony | 0 comments

From PlayStation Blog:

This press release just hit the wire – PlayStation Store and related services (like voucher redemption) back this week:

SONY AND SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCE FULL RESTORATION OF PLAYSTATION®NETWORK SERVICES

Tokyo, May 31, 2011 – Sony Corporation and Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) announced today that Sony Network Entertainment International (SNEI, the company) will fully restore all PlayStation®Network services in the Americas, Europe/PAL territories and Asia, excluding Japan, Hong Kong, and South Korea by the end of this week. The company will also resume Music Unlimited powered by Qriocity™ for PlayStation®3 (PS3®), PSP® (PlayStation®Portable), VAIO and other PCs. Details for Japan, Hong Kong, and South Korea as well as the remaining services on Qriocity will be announced as they become available.

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E3 2011: WWE ’12 Rises

Posted by on May 31, 2011 in E3, GAME EVENTS, Microsoft, NEWS, PlayStation 3, Sony, VIDEOS, Xbox 360 | 0 comments

SmackDown vs. Raw is dead, and THQ’s fixing the stuff you complain about.

From IGN:

For years WWE SmackDown vs. Raw has been the Sports Entertainment simulation series from THQ and Yuke’s Yokohama. It’s been a fun ride, but as with any franchise, fans have complained about annual aspects over and over again. Turns out the developers were listening, killed the series, and are planning on fixing things with WWE ’12.

The stiff animations, the characters warping into place for certain moves, the confusing right analog stick controls for grapples — WWE ’12 is addressing all of that and feels good so far. That’s pretty damn exciting.

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Resistance 3 Pre-order Bonuses: Hale Returns, SRPA Black Ops and more

Posted by on May 31, 2011 in NEWS, PlayStation 3, Sony | 0 comments

From PlayStation Blog:

Do you like burning Chimera to a crisp with Air Fuel Grenades? Maybe you want to play as Nathan Hale on the Chimeran battlefield? Or perhaps you’d rather wear Chimera teeth as a war trophy? If so, we’ve got something special for you. Today, we’re announcing the Resistance 3 pre-order program, offering unique packages and bonuses to customize your Resistance 3 experience when it launches this fall

Here’s the full rundown:

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New Official Wireless Stereo Headset Coming for PS3

Posted by on May 31, 2011 in NEWS, PlayStation 3, Sony | 0 comments

From PlayStation Blog:

Do you hear that sound? It’s the sound of the enemy approaching your bunker. Only you’ve heard them way before they’ve even seen you and now your commandos are ready to unload. What’s your advantage? It’s simple – the official PS3 Wireless Stereo Headset – the latest addition to the PlayStation 3 accessories family.

Official Wireless Stereo Headset for PS3Official Wireless Stereo Headset for PS3

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Assassins Creed Revelations Debut Trailer

Posted by on May 28, 2011 in Microsoft, NEWS, PlayStation 3, Sony, VIDEOS, Xbox 360 | 0 comments

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Dead Space 2 DLC “Outbreak” Map Pack Coming Soon

Posted by on May 28, 2011 in Microsoft, NEWS, PlayStation 3, Sony, Xbox 360 | 0 comments

From G4TV:

Dead Space 2 DLC map pack, Onslaught is coming soon. The downloadable content will be released on Xbox Live on May 31st and on the PlayStation Network on June 3rd. Outbreak comes with two new multiplayer maps, The Academy and The Concourse. Both maps share a similar goal, help the humans escape. Go ahead and guess how much all this new content costs. Did you guess “free”? You’re right, Dead Space 2: Outbreak will be free.

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Super Street Fighter 4 Arcade PC DRM unveiled

Posted by on May 26, 2011 in NEWS, PC | 0 comments

by Alice O’Connor

Capcom has shed a little more light on the PC version of Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition in a blog post from senior VP Christian Svensson. Topics covered include special PC features, the system requirements, and, an unpleasant “security” system which disables features and reduces the character if you’re not online and signed into Games for Windows Live.

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Sony opens identity theft protection enrollment

Posted by on May 26, 2011 in NEWS, PlayStation 3, Sony | 0 comments

by Steve Watts

The free games in Sony’s Welcome Back program are getting most of the buzz, but a more functional piece of the make-good offering is a year of free identity theft protection through Debix. Today, Sony started rolling out e-mails with details on how to enroll in the program.

The actual service is called AllClear ID Plus, and provides alerts, insurance coverage, and access to fraud investigators. If you’re a PlayStation Network or Qriocity account holder with an active account as of April 20, 2011, you’re eligible for twelve months of the program. To sign up, head over to Sony’s Identity Theft Protection page. Sign in with the e-mail address associated with your PSN or Qriocity account, and you’ll be sent an activation code for AllClear ID Plus.

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Shinobi announced for Nintendo 3DS

Posted by on May 26, 2011 in 3DS, NEWS, Nintendo | 0 comments

by Alice O’Connor

Word of a new Nintendo 3DS entry in the long-running ninja series Shinobi leaked out yesterday, and now publisher Sega has made it official. The new game, called simply Shinobi, is due to launch in September.

“Players will become a true ninja legend by mastering a brand new combo system switching between melee, ranged and acrobatic attacks,” Sega said in the announcement. “They will also need to rely on Jiro’s ninja magic to get an advantage over their enemies and get out of tight spots.”

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Call of Duty: MODERN WARFARE 3 – GAMEPLAY OFFICIAL Trailer

Posted by on May 25, 2011 in Microsoft, NEWS, PlayStation 3, Sony, VIDEOS, Xbox 360 | 0 comments

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