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  • PlayStation 3 firmware 3.42 Released

    Few hours ago Sony launches a new PS3 firmware version 3.42. Not much detailes are given for this firmware update 3.42 for PlayStation 3.

    PlayStation 3, firmware update, Ps3

    As indicated from the official company blog "A minor update to your PS3 system is now available via system software update v3.42 that includes additional security features."

    As informal, It suggests that this would be the first move by Sony to address the now famous PSJailbreak and its variants PSFreedom, PSGroove etc.

    This firmware update like the previous installation is required a access to PlayStation Network.

  • Monopoly Streets release announced

    EA has announced the release of Street Monopoly will take place on 28th October 2010. Monopoly Streets offers a vibrant and dynamic 3D world in which the player experience levels from the perspective of road.

    The player will experience the environment to adapt constantly. Depending on how successful you are, you can see how things developed or re-lapse.

    Monopoly Streets logo screenshot

    The game supports an online mode, and later DLC's are expected to come. Monopoly Streets also contains a classic version of Monopoly as a board game. It will release for PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii.

  • SONY Releases in September and October

    Sony releases list of upcoming releases that will appear in the September and October.

    As you can see from the list, Sony has increased price for the Move Starter Package subsequently from the original €61.95 to €64.95.

    Preview September 2010:

    • PlayStation Move motion controller (9/15/2010 / €40.95)
    • Move-navigation PlayStation controller (15/09/2010 / €30.95)
    • PlayStation Move-Starter Pack (09/15/2010 / €64.95)
    • PlayStation Move-charging station (15/09/2010 / €30.95)
    • Start the Party! (15.09.2010 / €40.95)
    • Kung Fu Rider (09/15/2010 / €40.95)
    • EyePet: Move Edition (15/09/2010 / €30.95)
    • Sports Champions (09/15/2010 / €40.95)

    Preview October 2010:

    • PlayStation Move-gun (October 2010 / €15.95)
    • Heavy Rain: Move Edition (October 2010 / €40.95)
    • The Shoot (October 2010 / €40.95)

    PlayStation Portable Platinum Releases:

    • Gran Turismo Platinum (October 2010 / €20.95)
    • LittleBigPlanet Platinum (October 2010 / €20.95)
    • LocoRoco 2 Platinum (October 2010 / €20.95)
    • Arctic Edge Motorstorm Platinum (October 2010 / €20.95)
    • Resistance: Retribution Platinum (October 2010 / €20.95)
    • Jak & Daxter: The Lost Frontier Platinum (October 2010 / €20.95)
  • Aliens: Colonial Marines coming in 2011

    Aliens Colonial Marines Confirmed since 2007 seems to be on track again for its release. The Texas company Gearbox announced that now development will take care by 2K.

    Aliens Colonial Marines screenshot

    Gearbox, the expansion team after the first Half-Life, Brother in Arms and Borderlands promises to continue its line of spectacular action game with strong multiplayer support (without going further, have also confirmed a new developing BiA with Ubisoft).

    The studio is currently working with 2K, Sega and Ubisoft as main customers, but there is also rumors they also working on Halo 4 for Xbox 360.

  • Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2 PS3 Trophies

    Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2 is on the door to release. It will release tomorrow on September 7. Here we present you the trophies to unlock in the PS3 version of game. HAWX 2 has total of 33 trophies, which includes 15 bronze, 12 silver, 5 gold, 1 platinum. Check the complete trophy list below.

    Bronze Trophies:

    Crash test   
    Complete the first story mission on any difficulty

    Eye in the sky   
    Complete 'The Prisoner' on any difficulty.

    Ground support   
    Complete 'The Rescue' on any difficulty.

    Nightvision   
    Complete 'Thieves in the Night' in any difficulty.

    Team play   

    Complete any story mission in coop.

    Spoils of war   
    Win a Team Battle game.

    The way I like it   
    Create a custom weapon pack.

    Rushed   
    Score 3 kills in 15 seconds in Survival mode.

    I, Support   
    Use 3 different team support abilities.

    Engineer   
    Repair 90 hp by using repair drones.

    Nimble   
    Dodge a total of 100 missiles without using flares in Team Battle games.

    Overpowered   
    Score 5 player kills in a Team Battle game without being shot down.

    Bad luck   
    Reach level 13.

    Getting there   

    Purchase 5 different upgrades for all your planes.

    Still counting   
    Purchase 5 different team support elements for your planes.

    Silver Trophies:

    Red is not dead   
    Complete 'Stand-off' on expert difficulty.

    No restrictions   
    In story mode, fly for 60 minutes in Assistance OFF.

    Peripheral vision   
    Fly faster than mach 2 for 60 minutes in story mode.

    Confident  
     
    Perform a carrier landing without using the Assisted Approach.

    Can I keep it?   
    Fully master a plane.

    Swiss cheese   
    Shoot down a player while using a plane equipped with 4 gun pods.

    Resilient   
    Complete 5 waves in Survival mode without being shot down.

    Copycat   
    Kill 100 opponents that use the same plane as you in Team Battle games.

    Veteran   
    Participate in 100 Team Battle games.

    Nice skill, captain!   
    Using a Mig-23, shoot down a player flying an F-22.

    Coup de grace   
    Using only the gun, bring down 10 players that have been damaged by your team members.

    Who needs them?   
    Win 10 Team Battle matches while your team is outnumbered.

    Gold Trophies:

    Till the end   
    Complete all story missions on any difficulty.

    Going tough   
    Inflcit 4000 damage on enemy players in a single Team Battle game.

    Hard work pays off   
    Full master 15 planes.

    Still alive   
    Complete any of the Survival mode maps.

    Maxed   
    Reach level 25.

    Platinum Trophy:

    Top Gun   
    Earned all trophies in the game.

  • Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions PS3 Trophies

    PS3 version of Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions has total 43 trophies. Which includes 14 secret, 19 bronze, 5 silver, 4 gold, 1 platinum trophy. Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions will arrive on September 7, 2010. In Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions the player will be able to control four versions of Spider-Man, spanning the Amazing, Noir, 2099, and Ultimate universes.

    Bronze Trophies:

    Easy as pie!
    Complete all levels on Easy

    Lead on, M-Dubs!
    Complete the Tutorial

    End of Act 1
    Complete Act 1 on any difficulty level

    End of Act 2
    Complete Act 2 on any difficulty level

    End of Act 3

    Complete Act 3 on any difficulty level

    Getting warmed up
    Defeat 100 enemies

    Bug collector
    Collect the Hidden Spiders

    The complete package 
    Unlock all Character Upgrades

    Smooth moves
    Unlock all Combat Upgrades

    Uncle Benjamin

    Execute a 100-hit combo

    Two hundo 
    Execute a 200-hit combo

    Missed me!
    Defeat a boss on any difficulty level without taking damage

    Close call!
    Recover 10 times from a Critical Fall

    Amazing!
    Complete 4 levels with the highrest rank in Hard mode

    Hobbyist
    Collect 125 Spider Emblems

    The Spider's shadow
    Complete a Noir level without triggering an alarm

    The Spider's bite
    Keep Rage Mode active for one minute

    The Spider's grace

    Complete a 2099 freefall section without taking damage

    The Spider's web
    Defeat 50 enemies using the Amazing Charge Attack

    Silver Trophies:

    Is this normal?   
    Complete all levels on Normal

    In the zone
    Defeat 500 enemies

    Ain't no stoppin'!
    Defeat 1000 enemies

    Sensational!!
    Complete 8 levels with the highest rank in Hard Mode

    Enthusiast
    Collect 250 Spider Eblems

    Gold Trophies:

    Hard Pressed
    Complete all levels on Hard

    Manifest Destiny
    Complete the Web of Destiny

    Spectacular!!!
    Complete 12 levels with the highest rank in Hard mode

    Fanatic
    Collect 500 Spider Emblems

    Platinum Trophy:

    Does whatever a spider can!
    Unlock all 42 trophies to earn this.

    Secret Trophies: 12 Hidden Trophies (Continue playing to unlock them.)