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Review: Jet Car Stunts (PlayStation Network)

Jet Car Stunts (PlayStation Network)

Trials and error

Jet Car Stunts’ arrival on the PlayStation 3 and Vita marks the popular mobile game’s first foray onto consoles. Historically, adapted smartphone titles end up feeling a little, well, off when they’re converted to consoles – but there are exceptions. The big question, then, is whether Grip Games has managed to make True...

Review: Atomic Ninjas (PlayStation Network)

Atomic Ninjas (PlayStation Network)

Ninja'd

After a guard accidentally nods off over a big red button that rains nuclear fire down on the Earth's citizens, the world as we know it is destroyed. However, in true comic book fashion, Atomic Ninjas' titular characters aren't obliterated by the blast – instead, they're strengthened, sporting increased agility and near invulnerability...

News: Atomic Ninjas Battle on PS3 and Vita Later This Year

Atomic Ninjas Battle on PS3 and Vita Later This Year

Shinobi in space

Few things are cooler than ninjas, but Atomic Ninjas rank among them. While we’ll never get the opportunity to practice our Ninjutsu poses in space, at least the fine folks at Grip Games are giving us the next best thing. The studio’s upcoming PlayStation 3 and Vita brawler – a tantalising marriage between Crash Commando and...

Competition: Five Copies of Foosball 2012 Up for Grabs

Five Copies of Foosball 2012 Up for Grabs

Twist and shout

We’ve teamed up with the fine folks at Grip Games to dole out five copies of the recently released Foosball 2012 to a handful of lucky readers. The top-notch PlayStation 3 and Vita title boasts a bevy of cross-platform features, in addition to an engaging single-player campaign and robust multiplayer component. Our Foosball 2012...

Interview: Grip Games - Foosball 2012

Grip Games - Foosball 2012

Gripping stuff

With Foosball 2012 now readily available on digital store shelves, we felt like it was an appropriate time to sit down with Grip Games’ Jakub Mikyska and have a good old chinwag about the origins of the PlayStation 3 and Vita exclusive. Tune in for chatter about net code, potential sequels and PlayStation Minis. Push Square: Hi,...

News: Learn More About Foosball 2012's World Tour Mode

Learn More About Foosball 2012's World Tour Mode

Flick smash

The European championships may be mere weeks away from kicking off in Poland and Ukraine, but the hottest tournament this summer is set to take place inside your PS3 or Vita. In a brand new trailer, developer Grip Games has outlined two of the key modes from its upcoming PSN table football simulator, Foosball 2012. The developer points...

News: Sharpen Your Wrist Action with Foosball 2012

Sharpen Your Wrist Action with Foosball 2012

Back of the net

Those of you paying attention back in March will recall us getting hot and sweaty over Grip Games’ upcoming PS3 and Vita table football simulator, Foosball 2012. The cross-platform party title is packed with features included PlayStation Move support and online play. In order to build hype for the game’s impending release, Grip...

News: Foosball 2012 Shoots onto PS3 and PS Vita

Foosball 2012 Shoots onto PS3 and PS Vita

Practice your wrist action

Grip Games is well known for its output on the PlayStation Minis platform, but with today’s announcement it has stepped into the big league. The Prague-based developer has taken a quick detour onto the PlayStation Blog to reveal Foosball 2012 – a digital table football simulation pledged for PlayStation 3 and...

News: Grip Games Brings The Impossible Game To PlayStation Minis

Grip Games Brings The Impossible Game To PlayStation Minis

Grip Games has announced that it's bringing FlukeDuke's frustratingly addictive The Impossible Game to PlayStation Minis next month

Due to launch on September 6th in North America and September 7th in Europe, the devilish platforming title will include all of the content from the previous releases of the game in addition to one new exclusive level. The game will run you a measly $2.99 when it..

News: Grip Games Showcase The Challenges Of One Epic Game, Confirm July 19th/July 20th Release In North America/Europe

Grip Games Showcase The Challenges Of One Epic Game, Confirm July 19th/July 20th Release In North America/Europe

Grip Games has released a new trailer showcasing One Epic Game's challenge mode

These challenges provide new ways to play the autorunner-come-two-dimensional-shooter, including avoiding enemies entirely or only killing marked targets. The game's due out on July 19th and July 20th in North America and Europe respectively, with a 50% discount promised for PlayStation Plus subscribers.

News: Grip Games' One Epic Game Mixes Canabalt With Side-Scrolling Shooting, Looks Flippin' Amazing

Grip Games' One Epic Game Mixes Canabalt With Side-Scrolling Shooting, Looks Flippin' Amazing

We've been excited about Grip Games' One Epic Game ever since it was teased last week

Grip's been behind some of the better PlayStation Minis, so naturally an impending announcement from the studio piqued our interest. As promised, Grip Games has blown the lid off One Epic Game overnight. The PlayStation Mini is pitched as a parody of existing game stereotypes. "There are aliens, zombies,..

News: Grip Games Teases Epic Announcement For PlayStation Minis

Grip Games Teases Epic Announcement For PlayStation Minis

Grip Games has been one of the more passionate PlayStation Minis developers we've been in contact with since Sony started their PlayStation 3/PlayStation Portable micro-game initiative

That passion's paid off, resulting in some of the better games for the platform amidst a sea of mediocrity. So when Grip Games told us they have an "epic" new PlayStation Minis announcement in the pipeline,..

Feature: Competition: We've Got Ten Copies Of Blimp: The Flying Adventures To Give Away!

Competition: We've Got Ten Copies Of Blimp: The Flying Adventures To Give Away!

To celebrate the permanent price reduction of Grip Games' PlayStation Mini, Blimp: The Flying Adventures, we've got ten copies of the surprisingly addictive blimp-em-up to give away

We described the game — which is now available for $1.99 / €1.99 from the PlayStation Store — as "a fun little Mini, built around a strong physics driven gameplay mechanic" when we reviewed it back in..

News: Grip Games Bring Supermono's MiniSquadron To PlayStation Minis

Grip Games Bring Supermono's MiniSquadron To PlayStation Minis

Grip Games just sent word that they're currently working on bringing Supermono's iPhone hit MiniSquadron to the PlayStation Minis platform

The game's pitched as a "frantic shooter involving lots of little planes vying for the supremacy of the skies". It looks like some solid throw-away fun. The game was recently named as the #3 iPhone game of all time by AppAdvice.com, so this is pretty..

News: Blimp: The Flying Adventures For PlayStation Minis Gets Debuted

Blimp: The Flying Adventures For PlayStation Minis Gets Debuted

Grip Games has just sent us word of their latest PlayStation Mini, Blimp: The Flying Adventures

The game's due in December and is pitched as a "physics-driven gameplay" experience. The animation looks a little choppy in the trailer but the hand-drawn visuals are clearly Blimp's selling point. Reminds us of Another World actually.

Feature: Competition: Name The Video Game Starlet, Win PlayStation Minis!

Competition: Name The Video Game Starlet, Win PlayStation Minis!

Grip Games -- the developers behind the PlayStation Mini 5-In-1 Arcade Hits -- want you to name their cover girl, and they're giving away PlayStation Minis in reward for your creative juices

We've got five copies of 5-In-1 Arcade Hits to give away to the best five submissions. And you thought naming babies was hard... 5-In-1 Arcade Hits is a fun little Mini with a variety of content including pool,..

News: 5-In-1 Arcade Hits Does Leaderboards The Old Fashioned Way

5-In-1 Arcade Hits Does Leaderboards The Old Fashioned Way

PlayStation Minis are PlayStation Minis

I.e. They're miniature versions of PlayStation games. By that very nature, they are restricted to 100mb size limits, low price-tags (sometimes!), and limited functionality. One stipulation of the Minis service pertains to online functionality. Grip Games, developers of upcoming Mini 5-In-1 Arcade Hits, have found an interesting way around that however..

News: Grip Games Showcase The Next Layer Of Their Mini 5-In-1 Arcade Hits

Grip Games Showcase The Next Layer Of Their Mini 5-In-1 Arcade Hits

We already know about Grip Games' 8-ball pool mode in their upcoming Mini compilation, 5-In-1 Arcade Hits

But what exactly is "Tetroid". Well - it's Breakout. Interestingly, the game includes a multiplayer mode which can be played on a single PSP. This plays out a little like pong, with players competing for points.