PlayStation Network

Nintendo gets with the times, announces Nintendo Network, DLC, and NFC for Wii U

Today, Nintendo announced that the Wii U will definitely launch in 2012 and have a more robust online network with logins (Nintendo Network) that operates more like Xbox Live. NFC support and full downloadable games are also planned. We explore the…

Gaming

Tetris and Call of Duty top 2011’s best-selling Playstation Network downloads

Sony releases list of top sellers on PlayStation Network for past year, from full games to downloadable content.

Gaming

Saints Row: The Third “GenkiBowl VII” DLC review

Volition releases new DLC content for its mega-fun and over the top Saints Row: The Third, offering new modes, weapons, and vehicles that--while fun--walk a little too closely to content already available.

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Sony slapped with class-action suit over no-sue clause

A new class-action lawsuit filed last month cries unfair business practices over the Sony PSN no-sue clause in the new TOS.

Gaming

PlayStation Vita won’t support multiple PSN accounts

"PlayStation Vita is intended to be played by only one user," said a Sony representative.

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PlayStation Home brings group movie watching to PS3 via Crackle

For all the PlayStation 3 owners have have been dying to watch Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo in Mystery Science Theater 3000 fashion with virtual friends, an update to PlayStation Home will have those avatars smiling.

Gaming

Sony launches more restrictive DRM for the PlayStation Network

While PlayStation 3 owners are likely spending time engrossed in the latest PS3 releases like Uncharted 3 and Modern Warfare 3, Sony is applying stricter DRM on purchases made on the PlayStation Network.

Gaming

Valve confirms Steam user forums and database hacked

PSN déjà vu? Valve confirms that the forum breech has grown and the database has been hacked. The company is investigating possible credit card misuse.

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Sony to limit sharing of Playstation Network games on multiple PS3s and PSPs

Sharing of Playstation Network accounts across multiple devices will come with restrictions after November 18, according to new Sony policy.

Gaming

Daytona USA Review

Review: You won’t have to hop in Doc Brown’s Delorean to get a chance at playing this seminal racing classic from Sega. An HD facelift, online multiplayer, and arcade controls await you in Daytona USA for Xbox Live Arcade and PSN Network.

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Jurassic Park for Xbox Live delayed in Europe

Xbox Live gamers in Europe will have to wait until 2012 for Jurassic Park, says developer.

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PlayStation Network content disappears from Amazon

Amazon removes PSN codes and vouchers, declares Playstation Network products "currently unavailable."

Gaming

Nearly 50 percent of gamers still ignore downloadable content

With more gaming publishers turning to the sale of downloadable content to battle sales of used games through third parties, a large portion of the gaming population is still hesitant to try DLC packs for games.

Gaming

Sony locks 93,000 user accounts after hack attempt

Japanese electronics giant Sony said on Wednesday that it had locked down thousands of user accounts after it had detected a large number of unauthorized sign-in attempts. The news comes nearly six months after the company suffered a massive security breach in…

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Green Lantern Blu-ray at Best Buy packed with Batman: Arkham City PSN code

Extended Cut edition Blu-rays of Green Lantern that are purchased at Best Buy will be packaged with a PlayStation Network download code for a character skin in Batman: Arkham City.

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