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News: Hungry Giraffe Gobbles Its Way Onto PlayStation Network From February 8th

Hungry Giraffe Gobbles Its Way Onto PlayStation Network From February 8th

Laughing Jackal knows how to make an addictive game

Seriously, the fact that we're once again glued to OMG-Z speaks for itself; we'll simply not rest until we hit 100%. Needless to say we're excited to get our hands on Laughing Jackal's latest PlayStation Mini: Hungry Giraffe. The game's set to drop onto the European PlayStation Store on February 8th, where it will live as a PlayStation Plus..

News: Starhawk Takes To The Stars On May 8th, Public Beta Opens This Week

Starhawk Takes To The Stars On May 8th, Public Beta Opens This Week

Prepare for an intergalactic summer, as Sony's just announced that the PlayStation 3 exclusive, Starhawk, is set to release on May 8th in North America

There's no date for the European release just yet, but we assume it will be around a similar time-frame. The firm release date comes at the end of Starhawk's rather elaborate public beta test plans. PlayStation Plus subscribers will get in on the..

News: 12 For '12 Doubles Down On Great PlayStation Network Deals

12 For '12 Doubles Down On Great PlayStation Network Deals

February's already looking like a packed month for game releases, but that's not helping January to pass any quicker

While last year we were privy to several blockbusters in the form of Mass Effect 2, LittleBigPlanet 2 and Dead Space 2 — this year's been something of a barren wasteland for new retail releases. But if you've already conquered your backlog, and are looking for something new to..

News: Starhawk Public Beta Swoops Onto The PlayStation Network Next Week

Starhawk Public Beta Swoops Onto The PlayStation Network Next Week

Starhawk developer, Lightbox Interactive, promised that private beta testers wouldn't have to wait long for their next fix of the intergalactic strategy shooter -- and they weren't lying

Announced moments ago on the PlayStation Blog, publisher Sony has confirmed that the private beta for Starhawk is set to take off as soon as next week. Private beta testers and PlayStation Plus subscribers will get..

News: Back To The Future Heads Up Bumper January PlayStation Plus Update

Back To The Future Heads Up Bumper January PlayStation Plus Update

The start of a new month is always an exciting time for PlayStation Plus subscribers

It's the time of the year when Sony drops a cavalcade of goodies on premium members, and this month's update certainly sets an exciting precedent for the rest of 2012. The full season of Back To The Future headlines the update for North American and European subsribers, with all five episodes available free of..

News: Stick Man Rescue Stages A Recovery Mission On PlayStation Minis Next Month

Stick Man Rescue Stages A Recovery Mission On PlayStation Minis Next Month

If you liked Choplifter, then you're probably going to love Stick Man Rescue

The upcoming PlayStation Mini from TikGames promises to put you in control of a helicopter tasked with rescuing throngs of stick people on the verge of getting "burned alive, smashed, decapitated, blown up, electrocuted or dissolved by acid". Gruesome. Thankfully, as you progress through the game you'll be able..

News: Plus Subscribers Get 40% Off 4 Elements HD

Plus Subscribers Get 40% Off 4 Elements HD

It's on now

Boolat Games wants you to have a happy holiday, so it's knocked 40% off the price of its PSN puzzler 4 Elements HD for European PlayStation Plus subscribers. Until 4th January 2012 UK PS Plus members can get the game for around £3.79, or €4.79 if you're of the Euro persuasion. It's quite a good little puzzler all told, as our 4...

News: Tomb Raider: Underworld Headlines Bumper Christmas PlayStation Plus Update

Tomb Raider: Underworld Headlines Bumper Christmas PlayStation Plus Update

European PlayStation Plus subscribers will net a complimentary copy of Tomb Raider: Underworld this month

That's in addition to free copies of Cool Boarders, Sneezies and Orbit, as well as a slew of savings and discounts, including half-price offers on Split/Second and Burnout Crash. Subscribers will also net a free copy of Marvel Pinball later in the month, in addition to savings on all of the..

News: Sony Offers '12 Gifts Of Christmas' For European PlayStation Plus Subscribers

Sony Offers '12 Gifts Of Christmas' For European PlayStation Plus Subscribers

We've always talked up the value proposition of Sony's PlayStation Plus subscription service, but even we'd admit the last couple of months have been a bit slow

Sony's aiming to bring back the goodwill with its "12 Gift Of Christmas" initiative for European PlayStation Plus subscribers. Similarly to its "12 Deals Of Christmas" discount program, the promotion will see twelve..

News: Laughing Jackal's Orbit Takes Flight In Early December

Laughing Jackal's Orbit Takes Flight In Early December

After a mix-up earlier in the month, Laughing Jackal has confirmed that its latest PlayStation Mini, Orbit, has set course for the PlayStation Store

The game's officially set to touch down on December 6th in North America and December 7th in Europe. It'll be available as a free download for PlayStation Plus subscribers. In Orbit, the reality of the credit-crunch sends the national space program..

News: PlayStation Network's Fall Sale Offers Up To 50% Off Top Titles

PlayStation Network's Fall Sale Offers Up To 50% Off Top Titles

With the Winter months fast approaching, Sony wants you to stock up ready for the cold

The North American PlayStation Blog has announced a Fall sale, offering up to 50% off a bunch of top PlayStation 3 titles. Those with a PlayStation Plus subscription will get the best discounts, while everyone else will still receive a reasonable 30% off. Discounted titles include Limbo, Gatling Gears and Might..

News: Harry Potter Heads Up New 3D Themed PlayStation 3 Bundle

Harry Potter Heads Up New 3D Themed PlayStation 3 Bundle

We always suspected Sony would sell more PlayStation 3s if it put more images of Emma Watson on the system's box

(Pre-horrific haircut, of course.) It's taken a while, but it turns out SCEA's finally gotten the message. The platform holder's announced a new bundle for North America, sporting a 160GB PS3, a Blu-ray edition of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part Two in both 2D and 3D, and a..

News: Orbit Sets A Course For The PlayStation Store

Orbit Sets A Course For The PlayStation Store

The latest in Laughing Jackal's long string of PlayStation Minis titles, Orbit, is set to release today on the European PlayStation Store

It will be offered as a temporary exclusive for PlayStation Plus subscribers, before going on sale for £2.49 on November 23rd. Those in North America will get to check out the game from December 6th. After an economic crisis sends the space program into..

News: Purchase PlayStation Plus, Get Jurassic Park: The Game For Free

Purchase PlayStation Plus, Get Jurassic Park: The Game For Free

There are two types of people in this world

Those that Plus and those that don't. Regardless of which camp you fall into, SCEA might have an offer that will twist your arm. It's offering a free version of Telltale's Jurassic Park: The Game (that's all four of the game's episodes) to anyone that purchases a year of PlayStation Plus between November 1st and November 8th. The game doesn't release..

News: Hydrophobia Prophecy Finally Splashes Onto PlayStation Network Next Week, Free For PlayStation Plus Subscribers

Hydrophobia Prophecy Finally Splashes Onto PlayStation Network Next Week, Free For PlayStation Plus Subscribers

Back before the PlayStation Network went down Dark Energy Digital promised us a PlayStation 3 release of its former XBOX 360 exclusive Hydrophobia Prophecy

Having been hit by poor critical reception, Dark Energy's frequently gone back to lick its wounds and has stayed faithful to its ambitious water-driven adventure game concept, promising reams of improvements for the PS3 release. Finally the..

News: PlayStation Plus Subscribers Get Early Preview Of Video Unlimited

PlayStation Plus Subscribers Get Early Preview Of Video Unlimited

Sony's announced that it's launching a preview of its Video Unlimited application for PlayStation Plus subscribers today

The app — which provides a new interface for browsing the content on the PlayStation's Video Store — will be available in North America and Canada. Users will be able to browse content via genres and other categories. It also includes a search function. Don't worry if you're..

News: PlayStation Plus Subscribers Get Resident Evil: Code Veronica X HD On The Cheap Too

PlayStation Plus Subscribers Get Resident Evil: Code Veronica X HD On The Cheap Too

We agree, Resident Evil: Code Veronica X doesn't have quite the same gravitas as Resident Evil 4

But it's still a great game that we're looking forward to playing in HD. And just like Resident Evil 4 HD last week, Capcom will be cutting the title's price by 50% for PlayStation Plus subscribers — making it pretty hard to say no. "Claire Redfield, after narrowly escaping Raccoon City, is..

News: Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception To Get PlayStation 3 Bundle (Of Course)

Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception To Get PlayStation 3 Bundle (Of Course)

Sony's announced that it intends to release an Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception hardware bundle alongside Nathan Drake's latest adventure in North America

The package includes a 320GB PlayStation 3, a copy of Uncharted 3 the game, and a month's free access to PlayStation Plus. The bundle will run you just $299.99, which is actually a really good deal. You're essentially getting the game for free. Hit..

News: Resident Evil 4 To Be Bargain Price For PlayStation Plus Subscribers

Resident Evil 4 To Be Bargain Price For PlayStation Plus Subscribers

Now you have no excuse

Resident Evil 4 is one of the best games of all time. And with the downloadable HD remake getting a 50% discount for PlayStation Plus subscribers — making the classic a ridiculously cheap £7.99 / $9.99 — we'll literally demand legitimate excuses if you pass up on an offer this good. Sony's even going throw in a set of Resident Evil 4 avatars to those that purchase the..