The Sonys Xperia Play faming centric Android Smart phone, Sony has released five PlayStation classics on Android Marketplace. These games are exclusively compatible with the Xperia Play and not just any Android enabled devices. Each game will cost $6.38 and will let you relive the good ones of PSOne gaming with tactile gamepad. The five games are in addition to Crash Bandicoot, which already comes pre-loaded with the device. Sony will release more titles in the future for sure. Here is the list of games available on the Android Marketplace are
Crysis 2 is the best looking game around the lack of Direct X 11 support, has left quite a few people puzzled. The absence of latest in PC graphics technology is most likely to be patched soon with the Direct X 11 for Crytek first person shooter. The studio PC fanboys would pride for bringing bleeding edge graphics and pushing the envelope of PC hardware and technology with games like Crysis.
Chinon USA has released its docking station with 7-inch LCD screen and it has merged the fashion, entertainment and its latest Audio-Video technology in its new AVI Stylix docking station for Apples iPod and iPhone. It is available in multi-colours to match your unique sense of style, seems to be ultimate accessory of Apple. It delivers high resolution playback of videos stored in iPhone or iPod connected by Wi-Fi and streams video from internet such as Youtube or Netflix.
Andrew House, the man in charge of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, has delivered a latest titbit in an interview with MCV; he states that every game on the PlayStation will be available to buy as a download. He also expresses Sonys desire to have simultaneous distribution in both digital and physical channels, but that sounds a lot less concrete than his promise that every game will be downloadable. Digital-only games also figure prominently in Andrews vision of NGPs future, as he expects them to diversify choice for consumers along with the big time titles like Uncharted.
Microsofts direct X has been a main stay of mainstream PC gaming since the inception. Its existence hasnt been without its tension. The notable graphics guru John Carmack of id software ignoring it in a favour of Open GL until last week finally he acknowledged the Direct3D has out grown its cross-platform alternative and was now the preferable API for PC game development. But plenty of game developers, Richard Huddy, Head of AMDs developers relation team dont want any API at all. The modern graphics cards can pretty much stomp any console hardware into the dirt in a straight fight and yet fail to show the full extent of their superiority in actual game visuals. He had prefer to see the developers given direct low-level access to the hardware, so they can improve their talents and really push things forward. The beauty of Direct X is that its a standard that every Windows games designer can code to, leading to predictable and more compatible results.
Farmville just now got the English Countryside level is a brand new addition. Players who have reached the level 20 can kick in for English Countryside level.Farmville English Countryside, which ahs a British slant to it. The regular version of the game will be starting from tomorrow. This game got a country specific content, open to every player irrespective of their nationality.
The PS3 fanboys have been braving taunts from their PC and XBOX 360 counterparts for a long, but it is finally addressed now with release of PS3 demo. After the release of demo, it was riddled with frame rate, issues, jaggies, poor shadows and relatively lacks in visuals, it seems to be gotten worse. Reacting to IGN’s criticism, on unoptimized Crysis 2 PS3 demo, Crytek Executive Producer Nathan Camarilio spoke to PSN blog that he didn’t see any difference at all between PS3 and XBOX 360 versions.
Last week, Sony has listed the price of “PSP Go” to be $150 in their US website, revealing an obvious reduction of its price by $50. The new price of $150 was clearly listed on PlayStation US website but now, the price change has been reverted. Sony PSP Go now continues to carry the previous price tag of $200 in US.
Shift 2: Unleashed the much awaited sequel to Need For Speed Shift has been delayed by a week (March 25 UK release to April 1), and this is no April Fool’s joke. However, this bad news was offset with a pleasant one. Shift 2 will be the first game to incorporate the license for Pagani’s Huayra supercar.
With Dragon Age 2 nearing release, BioWare has confirmed that it will not use SecuROM DRM in the PC version of the game. Instead of SecuROM the game will have online activation that requires your EA account. BioWare also listed many restrictions that will work as DRM for the PC version of the game.
Reports states that, Sony to bring Online saving to Playstation 3 subscribers, Service will give Playstation Plus subscribers to save the game in the remote servers.
Sony announced the new device NGP the successor of PSP, but not the name and release date. PSP2 is not a real name, the code named it as NGP. They announced the NGP device on Jan 26th night on Tokyo, Japan. Here comes the specification for you and the status is not rumored now because Sony announced the specification fully.