PlayStation News of the Week: September 30 - October 5, 2013
- Posted October 5th, 2013 at 16:27 EDT by Michael Harradence
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2013
PS3 software update 4.50 is now live
Sony has officially pushed software update 4.50, which is the newest firmware for the PlayStation 3.
Half-Life 3 trademark filed, is it destined for PS4?
Gaming website Polygon reports that a trademark application for Half-Life 3 has been filed in Europe, according to the European Union's trademark and design office.
PS4's 50GB games could take U.K. gamers 50 hours to download - Report
Website Think Broadband (via Stuff) has claimed that some of the larger digital PlayStation 4 titles could take U.K. consumers 50 hours or more to download.
Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus listed for PS Vita, mobiles
The final installment in the Ratchet & Clank: Future series, Into the Nexus, is headed to PlayStation Vita and mobile platforms, according to a listing on the ESRB (via GamingBolt).
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2013
Mega Man-inspired Mighty No. 9 coming to PS4, PS3, and Vita with all Kickstarter goals met
Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune's Mighty No. 9 has been doing fairly well for itself since the game's Kickstarter campaign was unveiled a short while ago, and why wouldn't it?
The Last of Us began as a Jak & Daxter reboot
What if, in an alternate universe, The Last of Us never existed, and instead we got a Jak & Daxter reboot? Well, apparently that alternate universe was almost our own.
GTA Online: Rockstar explains PS3 server troubles
Rockstar assures us that it is working around the clock to improve playability, and a serious issue specifically affecting PS3 users has already been addressed.
The Last Guardian development 'never stopped,' is still in the works
PlayStation 3-exclusive title The Last Guardian is still in development and was never actually on hiatus, says Shuhei Yoshida, President of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios (SCE WWS).
GTA 6: 'we've got some ideas,' says Rockstar
Rockstar North president Leslie Benzies has revealed the studio already has ideas in mind for Grand Theft Auto VI.