For anyone who does not yet own Uncharted 2 (I know, I find this difficult to believe), then sometime in October 2010 you can snag the Game of the Year Edition which includes a whole stack of extra content added post-release. Via NaughtyDog.com.
Remember Age of Empires? Well, Kotaku has a scoop on what the ex-Age of Empires Devs might be working on. News has leaked out about beta testers being recruited to test Robot Entertainment’s ‘Project S’ involving Spartans or something similar. A return to form? I sure hope so! I’ll be keeping a close eye on this on-going news.
Joystiq has a preview of inFamous 2 and goes into quite some detail. I’m really excited about this game; the first game came out of nowhere and amazed (almost) everyone. This one’s going on my most wanted list.
The Making Of A Video Game Fanboy– Go past the headline and give this article a good, long read. Exactly why do we gravitate to a specific console? It’s the memories. Kotaku answers all. Thoroughly recommended.
Latest info on PlayStation Network Status– Check with the PlayStation.Blog for when it’s safe to turn on your PS3. Long story *sigh*, but I believe it has something to do with the leap year and settings on the PS3’s internal clock. Unbelievable!
GRID: Reloaded and DLC announced– New Prestige pack in addition to the 8-Ball pack DLC to be bundled with the platinum-selling game. Hits the PSN in the PAL region on March 11. For me though, if there’s no Trophies, then no deal. That’s how you’d get more people playing such a great, under-rated title.
PlayStation Future has a preview of Battlefield: Bad Company 2 with a useful and informative video as well. I might give the demo a whirl myself.
Next wave of EA game server shutdowns detailed (Joystiq)- Some of these games are fairly old, so perhaps it’s about time. Still, it’s a sobering thought if you rely on an online service for your regular gaming fix. There’s a full list over on Joystiq.
Hot off the press: how to invite chat room players into a (supported) game on the PS3. Yaster details everything on the Official PlayStation Forums. It’s not cross-game invite and voice chat, but it’s a start! Good stuff.
Button Basher asks whether Collectors Editions are worth the extra money. What do you think?