Tag: SCEA

Gaming News Wrap [4 Aug 2014]

Good morning everyone. We hope it was a good weekend for you all. It’s a bit of a quiet start in the Gaming News Wrap today. Games Two free DLC packs have been announced for Sniper Elite III. One is the ‘Lost Valley’ multiplayer, while the second is the ‘Sniper Rifles’ pack. Ultima Forever is not forever. The iOS game…

Former Playstation US boss believes cloud gaming is still “a bit limited”

Speaking recently with GamesIndustry, former Sony Computer Entertainment America boss Jack Tretton spoke of his future plans, and how he is broadening his horizons beyond consoles. Tretton was with the Playstation business in the US for every major console launch, before departing from SCEA in early April this year. He does still believe console gaming is alive and well, despite…

Gaming News Wrap [7 Mar 2014]

Good morning everyone. Friday. It’s Friday. You can thank the zombies for that. You will understand why one day. **BREAKING** EA South Africa have cancelled Titanfall in South Africa. Games Need for Speed Rivals is this week’s PS3 ‘Deal of the Week‘ on the EU PS Store. Until 12 March, the game will be available for the low price of £19.99/€29.99/AU$39.95.…

Gaming News Wrap [26 Feb 2014]

Good morning all. It’s tough to get yourself going every morning right? Studies have found that reading the Gaming News Wrap every morning may (possibly) help alleviate the difficulty of getting yourself going… just a little. Games This week’s Xbox Live Store deals are Call of Duty focused. Well, Black Ops 2 and Modern Warfare 3 focused specifically. You can…

Sony Believe Upcoming Content Will Drive PS3 and Vita Sales

In an interview with GamesIndustryBiz, SCEA’s John Koller explained how Sony are confident that the Playstation 3 and Vita’s upcoming software line-up will help bolster holiday sales of the related hardware. When pressed about when we could see a price-cut for the Vita, Koller explained that, “It’s a marathon, not a sprint. And it’s certainly going to be a marathon…

‘Killzone Trilogy’ Listed by Regular Leaking Retailers

Amazon France has listed a Killzone Trilogy costing €59.99 which is around R600. BTGames also have the Trilogy listed for pre-order, further suggesting the package is on its way. TheSixthAxis spotted the Killzone Trilogy pack on the French Amazon which the advert says will be released on 24th October. Both retailers have a history of leaking software, Amazon France has previously leaked…

Sony Calls on Gamers to Design Next DualShock 3 Controller Colours

Sony has released a number of different colours of the DualShock 3 Playstation controller, from metallic colours to camo and everything in-between. A blog post on the US Playstation Blog acknowledges that getting fans’ feedback is “very important” to Playstation, and so the manufacturer is now calling of fans to submit design ideas for the next DualShock 3 controller. “We want…