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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: Michael Jackson: The Experience Beats It to 2011

Michael Jackson: The Experience Beats It to 2011


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...

News: Origami Move Controller is Killer

Origami Move Controller is Killer

Don't take it out in heavy rain, though

You may not realise this, but the official European PlayStation Blog is just one arm of Sony Europe's communication empire: it also runs localised blogs for individual territories, with the German wing recently running a competition for one talented individual to win a Playstation Move Starter Pack and five...

Features: Move's First Month

Move's First Month

What do we make of it?

On September 17th, PlayStation Move launched across Europe with a fairly wide range of titles: EyePet: Move Edition showed the controller's cute side, but Resident Evil 5: Gold Edition catered to core gamers too. Now we've had a month in Move's company, it's a good time to take stock of the controller's impact and its future...

News: Move Sold "Below Expectations" in US, Claims Analyst

Move Sold "Below Expectations" in US, Claims Analyst

But it's Pachter, so get the salt ready

Although the NPD reports claim PlayStation Move drove accessory sales upwards last month, and Sony claiming Move is outselling its expectations in Europe, it's not all roses and sunshine in Move World according to US analyst Wedbush Morgan's main games mouthpiece Michael Pachter. Even though we believe Move...

News: Move Outstripping Sony Europe's Sales Expectations

Move Outstripping Sony Europe's Sales Expectations

Its response: make more

Sony expected a slow start for Move, but it seems the controller has been more popular than anticipated, having surpassed the company's early sales targets. Andrew House, the head of Sony Computer Entertainment in Europe, spoke to Bloomberg about the accessory's early reception: [Move has had] very significant sales in the...

Out Today: John Daly's ProStroke Golf (Europe)

John Daly's ProStroke Golf (Europe)

Get ready to grip it and rip it

The blond-haired Lion is about to show the Tiger how it's done in the golfing department, with John Daly's ProStroke Golf driving its way to shops across Europe today. Unlike some critics we actually rather enjoyed Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11, so we'll have to wait and see how John's swing measures up. We'll let you know...

Out Today: TV Superstars (North America)

TV Superstars (North America)

Televisual party game incoming

You might have dabbled in a spot of TV Superstars in the demo available on the Starter Disc or PlayStation Network, and if you liked what you played then starting today you can pick the game up in stores across North America. Featuring a range of minigames all based on fictitious reality TV shows, the idea is to do...

News: Analyst says Move Off to a Good Start at Retail

Analyst says Move Off to a Good Start at Retail

Demand surprisingly high

Although there are no hard figures for how many units PlayStation Move has sold in its first weeks on sale, US analyst Lazard Capital Markets believes the accessory is off to a great start. In a survey of consumers the analyst found demand to be higher than expected, particularly considering the "relatively high price...

Features: Yoostar2 - Blitz Games Studios

Yoostar2 - Blitz Games Studios

We finally make it into the movies

A month or so ago we reported that UK studio Blitz Games had updated its popular BlitzTech framework for full Move support, potentially paving the way for motion control to be incorporated into countless British-developed games. The studio isn't just an engine creator however, with several of its own titles...

News: Disney Sheds Blue Light on TRON: Evolution's Move Features

Disney Sheds Blue Light on TRON: Evolution's Move Features

Lightcycles and teasing

TRON: Evolution is, in Disney's eyes, the official follow-up to the original Tron, so it's putting a lot into getting its combination of racing and combat just right, including PlayStation Move support. Unfortunately details on how the controller will be used have been thin on the ground, but a recent preview event shed just...