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Valve unveils Portal 2 and Steam for PS3 details

After months of speculations, Valve has finally unveiled details on it’s upcoming game, Portal 2 and Steam on the PS3.  Yep.  That’s right, Steam, the online game storefront, multiplayer platform (also called DRM) on


Project Diva PS3 controller is expensive but awesome

A few weeks back, Hori (yep, if you’re familiar with consoles, it’s the very same company that sells accessories) introduced the Hatsune Miku PS3 controller. It’s ridiculously huge and somewhat gaudy in appearance.


Catherine gets U.S. release

Woot! Atlus is really awesome 🙂 Catherine has been officially confirmed for US release this summer for PS3 and Xbox 360. Yes, the cat is out of the bag


Sony faces 10-day ban on PS3 imports in europe

Looks like it’s Sony’s turn to get hit with the legal bite. A court in the Netherlands has ruled in favor of LG over it’s patents issues with Sony on the Blu-ray technology sitting primly


Sony starts banning modded PS3s

Quite a turn around, Sony issued warnings to jailbreakers one day and starts banning consoles in the next.  Do note that Sony’s ban-wave only involves consoles that have Custom Firmware installed AND went online


Silver PlayStation 3 coming this March

Sony’s current line up of PS3 models come in Matte Black, Pearly white or if you’re lucky enough (or desperate enough to look different) Titanium Blue. Starting March 10th, the Silver Satin PlayStation


Currently Playing: Gran Turismo 5

Pardon the lack of updates but since I’ve decided to sell my PS3 Phat (which I simply used to watch blu-ray discs), switch it up with a PS3 Slim and got a copy of


No More Heroes’ Paradise HD screens

For those looking forward to No More Heroes’s debut on the PS3, you’re in luck. Konami has released new screens revealing the star of NMH, Travis Touchdown in all his 3D, polygonal glory.


PSP AND PS3 fully compromised

This is an interesting turn of events.  Both of Sony’s current consoles have been fully compromised with their private keys exposed, allowing just about anyone to sign any piece of software to run on


Gran Turismo 5 release date confirmed!

After the LOOOOOONG way, it’s finally here. Sony has announced that Gran Turismo 5 will release in the US on November 24th, 2010.


Sony PS3 Firmware v3.42 blocks hacks

It’s not just Nintendo stepping up it’s anti-hacking game, Sony has also released a mandatory firmware update to block all currently known exploits on the PS3.  This is aside from having a legal blockade


Jailbreak your PS3 using an Android Phone!

With the PSJailbreak looking to get no nowhere fast with Sony being able to block it by legal means, is the ability to hack the PS3 lost forever? Apparently not, all you need


Sony blocks PS3 modchip sale via lawsuit

Just as a PS3 hack was inevitable, so is the legal block that Sony was bound to impose sooner or later. In this case, the action was sooner as before PSJailbreak started shipping, Sony Computer


Is the PS3 really hacked?

An unnamed company claims to have successfully hacked the PS3 via something they call PSJailbreak by using a combination of software and USB dongle that seemingly allows all makes and model of


Sony launches official Protection Plan for PlayStation line

Not soon after the official PlayStation launch (yeah, our country is late to the party but hey, better late than never), Sony has decided to up the ante by announcing it’s official protection plan


PlayStation® Philippines: Official Launch

Sony Philippines, Inc. is holding the very first official PlayStation® Event in the Philippines this coming weekend. Details listed below 😀 Start Time: Saturday, March 27, 2010 at 10:30am End Time: Sunday, March 28, 2010


Sony announces PlayStation Move Motion Controller

Sony gets center stage at the Game Developers Conference with their latest controller dubbed the PlayStation Move. For one thing, Sony gets props for it’s guts because this controller looks hauntingly


Your Christmas gadget wishlist

I’ve got my budget set for my holiday shopping but sadly it won’t buy me every gadget that I’m longing for (just dirt poor fella here).  I’m well on my way on getting my


Sony’s PlayStation 3 Slim Unveiled

Sony has officially announced the PlayStation 3 Slim confirming what the internet has been buzzing about for quite some time now. It will retail for $100 less than the older model (which is


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