Sony trademarks social and multiplayer service BigFest
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Sony trademarks social and multiplayer service BigFest

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe’s London office, which produced PlayStation Home, has filed a trademark application for something called BigFest. BigFest is trademarked for “hosting on-line web facilities for interactive game play; hosting web sites of others for video and computer games or parts of video and computer games created by others on a computer server ... Read More»
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Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 Plus features detailed, new trailer released
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Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 Plus features detailed, new trailer released

Team Ninja has said Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 Plus on Vita will contain new modes and apparently, more blood. Ninja Race is one of the new modes, in which players with race through “dynamic courses to beat the clock.” After choosing a character, level, and costume, players can either rush through the course or kill ... Read More»
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Soul Sacrifice launches in the US in April, May in Europe
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Soul Sacrifice launches in the US in April, May in Europe

Soul Sacrifice for PS Vita launches in stores and via PSN across Europe in May and in the US in April, it’s been announced. There’s also a bonus available for those who pre-order the Keiji Inafune-designed title. Those who pre-order the game will be given access to three magic items: Spirits’ Flamepike – Shards of ... Read More»
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US PlayStation Plus update includes free Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus
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US PlayStation Plus update includes free Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus

This week’s PlayStation Plus update brings North American subscribers a free copy of Vita hack-and-slash Ninja Gaiden Sigma Plus. Otherwise, it’s all discounts – 30% off Madden NFL 13 on PS3 and Vita; 50% off Gatling Gears on PS3; 50% off Section 8: Prejudice on PS3; and 50% off Greed Corp on PS3 ofr US ... Read More»
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PS Plus: buy a year’s subscription, get three months free
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PS Plus: buy a year’s subscription, get three months free

PlayStation Plus just got a rather sweet list of deals for February today, but Sony has piled on the generosity further in a new subscription package. Shacknews reports that if you buy a year’s subscription to PS Plus between now and March 4th, Sony will give you an extra three months on top at no ... Read More»
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Dokuro: XSEED’s puzzle-platformer dated for PS Vita, gets new screens
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Dokuro: XSEED’s puzzle-platformer dated for PS Vita, gets new screens

Dokuro publisher XSEED has announced that GungHo Online Entertainment America’s side- scrolling puzzle-platformer will hit PS Vita on January 30th across Europe. We’ve got screens and pricing after the break. The game will hit PSN at €14.99, and it tasks players with using both the Vita’s front and rear touch pads to switch between two ... Read More»
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Killzone Mercenary looks “Gorgeous”: engine almost the same as KZ3, says report
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Killzone Mercenary looks “Gorgeous”: engine almost the same as KZ3, says report

Killzone Mercenary has featured on the cover of Polish game magazine PSX Extreme, along with some debut game art – see it here. Keen gamers have now translated the article and have stripped it for news. Gamers over on NeoGAF have mined the above feature and have unearthed a few nuggets of information. First, is ... Read More»
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PS Plus EU February content: free Sleeping Dogs, WipEout 2048
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PS Plus EU February content: free Sleeping Dogs, WipEout 2048

PlayStation Plus European members have a hefty stack of games coming their way for free, as part of Sony’s Instant Game Collection. Sleeping Dogs and WipEout 2048 lead this month’s offering. Subscribers will bag a free PS3 download of Square-Enix and United Front Game’s crime hit Sleeping Dogs, as well as Codemaster’s twee karting title ... Read More»
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Killzone Mercenary appears on Polish magazine cover
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Killzone Mercenary appears on Polish magazine cover

Killzone Mercenary could be gearing up for some kind of reveal, following Sony’s initial announcement at gamescom 2012. We initially covered the game’s reveal here following the Sony conference in Cologne. It’s a PS Vita-exclusive shooter that will see players fighting alongside Helgan forces, fulfilling contracts and taking down your mates in brutal fashion to ... Read More»
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Black Ops 2, Bayonetta, Hitman and GTA: Vice City among this week’s PSN additions
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Black Ops 2, Bayonetta, Hitman and GTA: Vice City among this week’s PSN additions

The PlayStation Blog announced in The Drop that the additions to the PlayStation Network this week will be the following: - Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 - Bayonetta - Hitman:Blood Money - Hitman: Contracts - Hitman 2: Silent Assassin - Zone of the Enders: HD Collection - Air Conflicts: Secret Wars Let’s Fish: Hooked ... Read More»
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Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time animated short released to the masses
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Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time animated short released to the masses

The Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time animated short from Ghostbot is now available for you to watch. We’ve even put it below the break for you. Remember, if you purchase the title for PS3, you will be able to download it for free on Vita, through Cross Buy. A demo of the game is currently ... Read More»
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God Eater 2 videos and screenshots show off weapons, characters, environments
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God Eater 2 videos and screenshots show off weapons, characters, environments

New screenshots for God Eater 2 have appeared over on Siliconera, each showing the various weapons, environments and characters in the game. You should head over there for a look. Below the break, there’s also three videos of the game which were released by Nacmo yesterday. God Eater 2 will release later in the year ... Read More»
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Sony kicks off Vita referral incentive for US residents
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Sony kicks off Vita referral incentive for US residents

Sony has introduced a Vita referral programs which will hands out $20 in PSN credit along with 1,000 Sony Reward Points for every person who purchases the handheld after you recommend it. There’s even a “prize” allocated for the person who refers the most friends: 1 million Sony Reward Points. Those referred will also be ... Read More»
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US PlayStation Store now accessible via web
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US PlayStation Store now accessible via web

Sony has flipped the switch on the web storefront for the US PlayStation Store. Unfortunately, the store is being absolutely hammered by people keen to check it out, so the URL leads to an error message at time of writing. While you wait for things to quieten down a bit, check out a video tour ... Read More»
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Resident Evil: Revelations – Capcom not keen on another small screen version
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Resident Evil: Revelations – Capcom not keen on another small screen version

3DS entry Resident Evil: Revelations is coming to a whole host of new platforms, but not the Vita, because Capcom wants to bring the game to bigger screens. “When we were developing Revelations for new platforms we really wanted to hone in on the experience you get with a large format screen, surround sound, etc,” ... Read More»
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