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  • Sony to ship PS3 Slim next month?

    Sony to ship PS3 Slim next month?

    The secrecy over the PS3 Slim continues to unravel with news that Foxconn have been contracted to manufacture and ship the updated model starting next month. The report from UDN does not explicitly say that the smaller version of the current platform will be sold anytime soon, but it falls in line with what Ars’s Mole leaked over the weekend. However, UDN states that an updated PS3 will… Read More

  • Japanese doohickey converts PlayStation controllers into Wii Remotes

    Japanese doohickey converts PlayStation controllers into Wii Remotes

    This little doodad from Japan promises to convert your PS and PS2 controllers into Wiimotes. It’s about $19 bucks, which is one dollar cheaper than the Classic Controller, but who knows what it will end up being after shipping and such. I much prefer the Nyko Wing that I’ve been using. Read More

  • GTA: Chinatown Wars heading to PSP this fall

    GTA: Chinatown Wars heading to PSP this fall

    Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars will make its way to the PSP and PSP Go this fall. It’ll be available on UMD for PSP owners and in downloadable form on the PlayStation Network in both North America and Europe. Read More

  • Activision to drop Sony PS3, PSP support?

    Activision to drop Sony PS3, PSP support?

    In an interview with The Times Online, Activision CEO Bobby Kotick made it very clear that if Sony does not lower the price of the PS3 then the games publisher will cease support for the console. Read More

  • Notes from Sony's E3 press conference

    Notes from Sony's E3 press conference

    While the call of the open E3 show floor left us with nobody in an actual seat at Sony’s two-hour-long press conference, we have eyes and ears everywhere. Everywhere. Read More

  • The story of the PlayStation

    The story of the PlayStation

    Only a few devices really redefined my life: that stent, a fire truck, the Ford Fairmont, and the PlayStation are a few that come to mind right now. Edge Magazine has a great look at the history of the PlayStation, from its humble beginnings as a SNES with a CD drive to the device that changed the gaming market forever. Read More

  • PlayStation details PSP firmware v5.50

    PlayStation details PSP firmware v5.50

    It’s not available yet, but Sony’s Eric Lempel, the Director of PSN Operations, detailed the key new features coming up in v5.50 for the PSP. The Information Board that scrolls up top on the PS3 XMB will now be ported to the PSP where I, for one, will continue to ignore it. Read More

  • Video: The PSN will blow your sack

    Go go downloado! PlayStation Store! Go! Hot lady! Play games! Pretend you’re not a lonely middle-aged gentlemen who enjoys hentai and ogling nurses at the medical school! OK! GO! Read More

  • Fat Princess to be released on June 18?

    Fat Princess to be released on June 18?

    At GDC we were told that Fat Princess would see a summer release, but Sony’s New Zealand PlayStation site has it set for a June 18 launch. The US site still says TBA and IGN has it slotted at Q3, which means the earliest that we could see it is July. Read More

  • There will be a Silent Hill 1 remake for the Wii this fall

    There will be a Silent Hill 1 remake for the Wii this fall

    Here’s the latest proof that the entertainment industry is creatively bankrupt. Konami has confirmed that it will remake—or, rather, “re-imagine”—the original Silent Hill. The guys who developed Silent Hill: Origins will be responsible for the game. It’ll come out for the Wii, PS2 (?!) and PSP this fall. Oh, boy. Read More