Archive for August, 2006
Recently, pictures of Sony’s planned camera and GPS add-ons flooded gaming sites all over the web. Sony has announced the Japanese release date and price of both. The 1.3 mega pixel camera will be capable of taking pictures at either 480×272 or 640×480 resolution, and shooting 30 fps video 15 seconds at a time. The [...]
Ubisoft released a press release today announcing a PSP-exclusive Brothers in Arms game being developed in conjunction with Gearbox Software. Brothers in Arms D-Day puts players in the boots Sergeants Baker and Hartsock of the 101st Airborne Screaming Eagles as they make their way to Carentan and St. Sauveur with their squad of paratroopers. Few [...]
What do you get when you cross a RPG-crazy Japanese gamer and Final Fantasy III? A special bundle pack featuring the game and a special Final Fantasy III DS Lite. The bundle pictured above flew off the shelves after launch and was sold for $200 USD. Used bundles being sold at almost $500!
If you go to your local EB Games, Gamestop, or Gamecrazy and pre-order the new Metal Gear Solid for our beloved PSP, you can go home with a swanky new PSP case. Considering a lot of people are already planning on buying this game anyway, they can now guarentee that they get this highly-anticipated game [...]
As we know, today Star Fox Command was released, and so far has been getting decent reviews. Both IGN and 1up have posted reviews. Here is an interesting part of 1up’s review… The last truly great Star Fox experience was Star Fox 64, a straight-up space shooter with only a few well-executed ground missions. Yet [...]
Another new week has arrived and a fresh batch of games has come with it. This week brings us five new games. A couple worth noting are Ultimate Ghosts ‘n Goblins and Super Monkey Ball Adventure. Ultimate Ghosts ‘n Goblins brings the classic platformer to the PSP. The original released in 1985 is considered one [...]
Activision is readying a totally original game for it’s fall release on the Nintendo DS. Spider-Man: Battle for New York allows gamers to take on the role of their favorite Super Hero, Spider-Man, and one of his famed nemeses, Green Goblin, in an original storyline which builds upon their legendary comic book rivalry. For the [...]
Rockstar is continuing the “Stories” series with their upcoming PSP exclusive, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories. Check out the latest screenshots.
Homebrewers can finally play homebrew on their 2.00+ PSPs—without GTA. After the discovery of the TIFF vulnerability by NOPx86, a team of homebrew developers including psp250, Skylark, Joek2100, CSwindle, JimP and Fanjita banned together to create a “Hello World” application. The exploit can be run on 2.00+ firmwares and developing an eLoader type application shouldn’t [...]
After discovering a rather jarring bug in NCAA 07 for PSP, everyone thought EA might release a patch or something. Instead EA, is recalling faulty UMDs and replacing them with new ones. If you own a defective copy, send the UMD to: EA Customer Warranty Attn: NCAA PSP 209 Redwood Shores Parkway Redwood City, CA [...]
Konami has announced that Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops, the PSP exclusive Metal Gear game, will support Sony’s upcoming GPS peripheral. How the game will utilize the GPS receiver has yet to be announced but Konami is planning to show off Portable Ops along side the GPS receiver at the Tokyo Game Show in September. [...]
As always, the DS:Life podcast will be in it’s own feed, and downloadable from DSLifePodcast.com. Please visit that site to download/subscribe for automatic download. We are back with episode number three of the DS:Life podcast. Well we are not in the Top 10 videogame podcasts on iTunes, thanks to all who have supported us, and [...]