Random Oddball PS3 Catapult Game PAIN Celebrates 15th Anniversary
The early days of the PS Store were drastically different from what we all know and love today; the plaza was, effectively, a web page in those very early PS3 days. But it represented an important period of experimentation for Sony, and its output in that inaugural era of digital downloads reflected as much. One such game released...
News Stereoscopic 3D Gaming Starts From Tomorrow On PlayStation 3
The US-arm of the PlayStation Blog's just dropped a reminder that, hey, stereoscopic 3D gaming becomes a reality from tomorrow
For reals. Sony's new Bravia HDTVs are due to launch this month, and you can get more details about all that through here. Alternatively you can turn your questioning arm to @Jas_n on Twitter, who's been helping us get to...
News PAIN Does Broken Arms And Splintered Shins In 3D From Next Week
Unofficial Playstation Store blog, PSNStores, are suggesting that the 3D update for PAIN will land this week
They note that the pack's due for Hong Kong next week and assume that it'll be coming to the UK and US too. The pack includes two new game modes: Alien Toss and Ice Breaker, the latter of which has you tossing explosives at an ice fortress...
News Free 3D Playstation 3 "Taster" Titles To Be Included With New Sony TV
As summer nears, so to does Sony's push for 3D technology
There'll be a new range of televisions from the electronics manufacturer, alongside a Playstation 3 firmware update that will bring the system and its blu-rays into the third-dimension. But, we're also expecting content. Gran Turismo 5 is a given for the launch of the new technology (hey -...
News Sony Franchise Pinball Games On The Way, Apparently
A leak from the ESRB suggests that Sony are planning some Playstation Portable themed pinball games based on the artwork from High Velocity Bowling, Hot Shots Golf, PAIN and, most surprisingly, Uncharted: Drake's Fortune
There are no real details on the games as yet aside from the ESRB's related descriptions. For the Uncharted themed game they...
Rumour PAIN Developer Idol Minds Lays Off More Than Half Its Staff
Kotaku have reported that Idol Minds, the company best known for developing PAIN, have laid of more than half their staff
Apparently, the original team of 46 has been scaled back right down to just 20 employees. Kotaku reports that the lay-offs may be because of budget cuts from Idol Minds' long time publisher partners, Sony. To be fair, we've seen...
News PAIN Is Coming Out On Blu-Ray Next Week
One of the staple-mark titles of the early PSN, Sony have supported their physics-based explode 'em up title - PAIN - since release
And now it's heading to retail. At just 24.99/£19.99 you'll be entitled to the full PAIN experience including all the environments: Downtown, Movie Studios, Abusement Park and Sore Spots. The blu-ray will be...