Posted 20 January
PlayStation Blog Recap
Greetings all. Hopefully you’re all enjoying your weekend? If not, perhaps a little light PlayStation-related reading might turn things around?
This week saw news of fresh PS Vita releases Retro City Rampage, Orgarhythm, Earth Defense Force and Dead or Alive 5+; word on DLC for Gran Turismo 5, Borderlands 2, Skyrim, PlayStation All Stars and Far Cry 3; and a quick look at what to expect from God of War: Ascension’s single player campaign. Please enjoy.
See you back here next week – we’ve got some nice announcements lined up, a great sale for RPG enthusiasts and a chat with the brilliant mind behind Demon’s Souls.
- Community update: New forum features now live – Find out more about the revamped PS forums!
- Video Store update 14th January 2013 – All this week’s Video Store releases
- New Gran Turismo 5 DLC: 2014 Corvette Stingray Final Prototype revealed – Check out the newly revealed vehicle for Gran Turismo 5
- Retro City Rampage roars onto PSN this week – Back to the ’80s in this retro indie gem
- Sack It To Me: The Marvel Heroes return – New Marvel Heroes Costumes are available from LBP!
- Weekend Debate: New Year’s resolutions (update) – See if you were a winner!
- GT Academy takes the podium at Dubai 24H – Read about how all four GT Academy drivers dominated Dubai 24H
- Welcome to Defiance, an online open-world shooter with a difference – Launching in April, check out Trion World’s new shooter in the fresh trailer.
- Orgarhythm dances onto PS Vita this week – The unabashedly weird new rhythm strategy game from XSEED
- Earth Defense Force 2017 Portable launches PS Vita assault tomorrow – Get ready to battle against the very best from outer space in Earth Defense Force 2017 Portable
- DmC Devil May Cry launches today in stores and on PSN – Expect to see both radically new elements and returning staple elements from past Devil May Cry games.
- PlayStation Home update: Saddle up! – Check out this week’s Home update
- Six weeks of free PlayStation Mobile gaming starts today – One free game a week for the next month and a half!
- Create, follow, share, compete… VidZone just got social! – Take a look at the improved and updated version of Vidzone
- PlayStation Store January Sale starts today (update) – We’ve added a handful of new savings
- Derrick the Deathfin on sale today, claim your papercraft DualShock now! – For one week only – make haste!
- ‘Heads-up’ PlayStation Store update, 16th January 2013 – All this week’s new content
- Far Cry 3 High Tides DLC available exclusively on PS3 today – Looking for some more Far Cry 3 action? Well, look no further. The High Tides DLC pack is here.
- Borderlands 2: Sir Hammerlock’s Big Game Hunt DLC on PSN today – A third add-on for Borderlands 2 is now available!
- LittleBigPlanet PS Vita internship finalists announced! – View the finalist’s work here!
- Introducing Sacred Citadel, a side-scrolling action brawler for PSN – A side-scrolling hack and slash action brawler using a 3D engine
- Dead or Alive 5+ picks a fight on PS Vita in March – Team Ninja’s acclaimed beat ‘em up goes portable.
- New PlayStation All-Stars enter the fray next month – The first wave of PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale DLC will be available for free for two weeks from 13th February.
- Access episode 65: DmC! Ron Gilbert! The Walking Dead! – DmC: Devil May Cry roars into the Game of the Week slot in Access TV episode 65, plus Ron ‘Monkey Island’ Gilbert, a look back at PS2 and more.
- Skyrim add-ons land on PS3 in February, 50% off for one week – All three DLC packs are coming soon to PlayStation Store.
- Weekend Debate: Your proudest gaming achievement – What is your proudest achievement in gaming? Chime in for a shot at a copy of Dead or Alive 5.
- God of War: Ascension – a closer look at the single player campaign – As we get ready to close our multiplayer beta early next week, the time has come to focus on where Ascension and its story will take you this March…
- The Weekend Playlist, 19th January 2013 – This week’s special guest is Gordon Midwood, the mad genius behind Derrick the Deathfin.
- Weekend Essentials – DmC Devil May Cry, Jet Set Radio and the January sale join our tip-top picks for a wonderful weekend with PlayStation.
- Groove to an improved VidZone – Create, follow, share and compete… VidZone on PS3 gets social.
- New wheels for Gran Turismo 5 – Hit the track with the 2014 Corvette Stingray Final Prototype – free to download to GT5 from PlayStation Store.
- Game On – Blast away your January blues with an explosion of PlayStation goodness to fire up the start of 2013.
- Gaming Gifts: Action Games – Looking for adventure? PlayStation 3 – is where it’s at!
- Here’s our Fallout 4 sequel wishlist – what next for the apocalyptic shooter?
- After Dead Island Riptide’s ‘interesting’ statue we look at the best and worst PlayStation collector’s editions ever.
- Want all the info on Final Fantasy 13-3: Lightning Returns but don’t like reading? Here’s all the key points in picture form.
- Save the world in style with these invaluable DmC: Devil May Cry PS3 tips.
- We remember the best console ever with the most influential games on PS2.