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News: Move Launch Helps Sony Post Profit in Q2 2010

Move Launch Helps Sony Post Profit in Q2 2010

Software and hardware sales up

Sony's PlayStation division reported a profitable Q2 in the current financial year thanks to increased sales of PS3 hardware, software and PlayStation Move. The latest Sony financial report puts PS3 hardware sales at 3.5m worldwide, up from 3.2m last year, with 35.3m units of software shifted, a huge improvement on...

News: PlayStation Move Off to a Good Start in Japan

PlayStation Move Off to a Good Start in Japan

Four titles in top 20

PlayStation Move launched in Japan a week ago, with some encouraging performances from launch titles. The Japanese chart from the 18th to 24th of October put the PS3 2,000 units down on the previous week, shifting 20,128 across the seven day period, but Move software fared well overall. Beat Sketcher reached the heady heights...

News: Microsoft Pays Move Another Back-Handed Compliment

Microsoft Pays Move Another Back-Handed Compliment

"It's a great product but..."

Microsoft's Phil Spencer recently said he owned a Move but preferred Kinect, and now Microsoft's Aaron Greenberg has thrown his hat in the Move vs. Kinect ring. Speaking to Eurogamer, Greenberg initially attempted to dodge the question with the old reliable "there's room in the marketplace for both" line, but...

News: Learn the Ropes in New Aragorn's Quest Move Trailer

Learn the Ropes in New Aragorn's Quest Move Trailer

Swing, slash, parry!

Tomorrow Lord of the Rings: Aragorn's Quest finally completes its trip to Mt. Doom – well, Europe – so it's the perfect time to find out how the game's Move controls work in practice. Pretty much as you'd expect, actually. Swinging, thrusting and swiping with your Move all executes different moves, hopefully providing Move's...

News: Crafts & Meister Busy Crafting PlayStation Move Game

Crafts & Meister Busy Crafting PlayStation Move Game

Japanese team working on motion title

The name Crafts & Meister might not mean much to you – a small development studio set up in 2004, it's yet to release a game for home consoles, its only title so far being arcade brawler Super Dragon Ball Z, although Wii adventure Earth Seeker is set for release soon. Studio director Noritaka Funamizu, a...

News: The Fight Steps Back to November 9th Release

The Fight Steps Back to November 9th Release

Slight delay for fighter

If you've been looking forward to Sony's The Fight: Lights Out since you first picked up your Move, the bad news is you'll have to wait a little longer to smack your friends in full 1:1 control. The game has been pushed back in North America to November 9th, with a UK release date set a few days earlier on November 5th. No...

News: Konami Announces No More Heroes for PlayStation Move... Again

Konami Announces No More Heroes for PlayStation Move... Again

Travis touches down

The official US PlayStation blog gets plenty scoops – it is the official PlayStation blog after all – but not always. Cast your minds back to the early days of Movemodo – our first day of operation, in fact. We brought you news that Konami was bringing No More Heroes to PlayStation 3, and today Konami has announced it's...

News: Dynasty Warriors 7 Built for Move and Stereoscopic 3D

Dynasty Warriors 7 Built for Move and Stereoscopic 3D

Resistance is feudal

With Japan only just receiving PlayStation Move a month after the Western world, it's just received a second helping of good news with the announcement from Tecmo Koei that Dynasty Warriors 7 will support the new motion controller. Speaking at a news conference in Japan, the game's producer Akihiro Suzuki confirmed that the next...

News: PlayStation Move Makes Plenty of Kids' Christmas Lists

PlayStation Move Makes Plenty of Kids' Christmas Lists

More popular than Barbie

It's the most wonderful time of the year: when kids put together their lists to Santa, asking for all those wonderful treats they've dreamt of all year long. Duracell has put together a report of the most asked-for presents of the year, and PlayStation Move made the top ten. Move came out in 8th position, polling 4% of the...

News: Making Move Work was Harder than Expected, says Designer

Making Move Work was Harder than Expected, says Designer

Getting controller in under budget proved tricky

It's not surprising to hear that PlayStation Move went through countless revisions before Sony settled on the design we all hold in our hands today: budget constraints, technical demands and more all contributed to Move's final form. Designer Yoshio Miyazaki, one of Sony's chief designers on the...

News: Get a Closer Look at Resident Evil 5's Move Controls

Get a Closer Look at Resident Evil 5's Move Controls

PlayStation Blog goes in for the kill

You might have already read our Resident Evil 5: Gold Edition review and in-depth description of how the controls work, but if your thirst for Move control knowledge is as insatiable as the Majini we might be able to put an end to those cravings. The official US PlayStation Blog

News: Sony has Shipped 1 Million Moves to America

Sony has Shipped 1 Million Moves to America

Note: "shipped", not "sold"

A few weeks ago, Sony revealed it has sold over 1.5 million Move controllers across Europe, a considerable achievement that led the company to claim it had to increase production to keep up. The North American arm of Sony Computer Entertainment has been much more cagey when it comes to revealing sales figures, but now CEO...

News: Time Crisis: Razing Storm Plagued by Accuracy Issues?

Time Crisis: Razing Storm Plagued by Accuracy Issues?

Early reports suggest Move control setup is not ideal for light gun titles

As you're probably already aware, Namco Bandai's arcade blaster Time Crisis: Razing Storm is available this week across North America, with the European release landing on the 3rd November. The game - which features Razing Storm, Time Crisis 4 and Deadstorm Pirates - is one...

News: Time Crisis: Razing Storm Shoots Europe from November 3rd

Time Crisis: Razing Storm Shoots Europe from November 3rd

Demo coming next Wednesday

Fortunate North Americans are likely already shooting their way through Time Crisis: Razing Storm, Namco's collection of three shooters: Razing Storm, Time Crisis 4's arcade version and Deadstorm Pirates. Europeans will get the chance to try out the title in just two weeks, as the game launches across the continent in...

News: Michael Jackson: The Experience Beats It to 2011

Michael Jackson: The Experience Beats It to 2011

Bad

Upcoming smooth criminal simulator Michael Jackson: The Experience is going to miss its November release window on PlayStation 3, now only receiving a vague Q1 2011 date from Ubisoft. The game will support PlayStation Move to allow gamers to replicate Jackson's famous steps, or the ones involving his hands anyway, with microphone support meaning...