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More bad news for video game developers and publishers. According to the folks over at Destructoid, reports are coming in that a pre-release version Killzone 3 has surfaced on torrent sites nearly 10 days before its intended released date. Coming just a day after the leak of Crytek's Crysis 2, the European build of Sony's Killzone 3 has apparently been made available on a handful of P2P sites. ...read more
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With its official reveal comes official specs. According to Sony Ericsson, the Xperia Play (aka "PlayStation Phone") includes a 1GHz Snapdragon processor with an embedded Adreno GPU graphics processor to enable "smooth 60fps" mobile gaming. And if the specs are to be believed, the Play will be able to game for "up to 5 hours and 35 minutes" -- making it a better performer than some of Sony's ...read more
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Hide yo lawyers, Hide yo judges. Geohot be rapin' errbody out here.
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The wonderful people over on Youtube bring us footage of user kick755's new Dead Space 2 hax. He managed to use a FAAST emulator for the Kinect aspect and GlovePIE for the Wiimote to create, not new, but more interesting levels of interactivity in Dead Space 2. He managed to reload, use telekinesis, and aim using his technique, but then stuns us by literally stomping on a Necromorph's head. This, ...read more
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Earlier this week the face of Sony PlayStation's marketing campaign Kevin Butler accidentally promoted Geohot's infamous PS3 jailbreak code - thanks to a Battleships-related misunderstanding on Twitter. Now Larry 'Major Nelson' Hryb, director of programming for the Microsoft gaming network Xbox Live, has gotten cheeky about Sony's fictional marketing man. Hryb yesterday posting a tweet ...read more
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In the Battle of Sony vs GeoHot there have been small victories and minor defeats for the console maker. Today, one of those minor victories was won by Sony. The judge presiding over the matter granted Sony the access to GeoHot's HDD which houses all of his data including all of the data used for jailbreaking the PS3. Sony was granted this access for a number of reasons. First, the DMCA ...read more
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With a yearly release of Guitar Hero games, it was only a matter of time before Activision announced the next iteration. But, in an interesting turn of events, there will be no Guitar Hero game during 2011. Even more mind-blowingly, there might not be another one ever. The publisher today announced – during its December quarter and calendar year 2010 financial results call – that due to a ...read more
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Activision has revealed some first day sales stats for the First Strike DLC on Xbox 360. It managed to sell 1.4 million units at $15 per piece on its launch day. That equates to a nice one day chunk of change of.... $21 million!
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Oh, honey. Sony PlayStation's (entirely fictional) Kevin Butler holds many (also fictional) positions within the company, but apparently none of them require him to keep up with (very real) news events. Travis La Marr (aka @exiva) tweeted the now-infamous PS3 METLDR root key towards Butler with the challenge to "Come at me." What's a spokeperson to do but confuse it for a Battleship reference and ...read more
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A mother has expressed her anger at Microsoft, after her 11 year old boy managed to rack up a bill of $1600 on her debit card via his Xbox. Apparently, the kid made all the purchases without understanding that it was going through to her card. He purchased an array of games and accessories after the box reportedly SAVED the details of a card registered before. So we guess this is why the Mom ...read more
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