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    An additional screenshot, that was previously featured in a magazine preview, was also released in digital form.

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    Recent Update: Rockstar finally confirmed that Grand Theft Auto V will be launching in Spring 2013 , with pre-orders starting November 5th. Have you watched the second Grand Theft Auto V trailer yet?This is a must see video, just to understand Rockstars... More
  • "Hurry Up" 2 Days left - Holiday Essentials Sale 3 ending soon

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    Source: Holiday Essentials Sale 3 from blog.us.playstation.com via PlayStation on Pinterest As the holidays are coming to a close, so do the many sales(Holiday Essentials Sale) offers presented by publishers and console makers. offering many recent games... More
  • Get the Best Christmas Deals - Holiday Essentials Sale for PS3/PSVita Games

    The penultimate deal in Sony’s Deals of Christmas” event has been revealed as a discount for Square Enix’s Hitman: Absolution.

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    The penultimate deal in Sony’s Deals of Christmas” event has been revealed as a discount for Square Enix’s Hitman: Absolution. The game is available right now for £19.99–normally £49.99–or for £16.99 if... More
  • Harry Potter - Wonderbook: Book of Spells - from J.K. Rowling

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    Harry Potter fanatics will be pleased to learn that Sony announced its collaboration with JK Rowling - Wonderbook: Book of Spells. The game aims to use augmented reality 

    From the world of Harry Potter, Book of Spells is an enchanted textbook written over 200 years ago by Miranda Goshawk. Open the book and you are immediately transported to the Hogwarts library, where your lessons will begin. Chapter by chapter, you will be able to read about and practice 20 spells, picking up valuable experiences and lessons along the way – as well as house points – just like a student at Hogwarts.

    So onto the game itself. Book of Spells is set in Hogwarts, 200 years before the events of the Harry Potter series. You have discovered the book in the restricted section of the library and gradually read through the book, learning spells. These are the spells you will know from the books and films: Lumos, Incendio and Wingardium Leviosa are among the first you will come across. A narrator (with a voice disarmingly similar to a certain Mr. Tennant) helps guide you through the book, explaining what to do on each page, although this does get faintly irritating after a while if you’re an experienced gamer.

    The game is clearly aimed at a fairly young age bracket. My 10-year-old niece attended the press launch with me and loved the game, her favorite part being the spell casting. This differs from my favorite aspect, which is all the backstory and extra details about the Wizarding World. (The story of how Wingardium Leviosa was discovered was particularly amusing.)

    Demonstrating new technology in public is always perilous. A bad first impression can forever dog a product. And Sony’s Wonderbook, an augmented reality game/interactive take on books, kind of sputtered in its too-long debut segment at E3.

    Sapping Wonderbook’s buzz should have been a challenge, as the first offering for the new toy is Book of Spells  a Harry Potter-themed book and one of the first things out of J.K. Rowling’s Pottermore site.

    Augmented reality technology basically takes live images of a real-world, physical setting and adds computer-generated graphics or sound.

    The book is split into five two-part chapters, each one teaching four spells and ending with a test. Each spell combines an incantation and a wand movement — for example, with Lumos, the illumination spell from the books, it’s a sideways loop. Once a spell’s been mastered, players can practice it, for example against enemies like the light-hating Devil’s Snare vines.

    Each chapter should take a little more than a half-hour to complete, but there are additions like delightful pop-up style stories that add depth to the spell lessons. The tales and settings are excellent fan service for Harry Potter fans, which makes sense as Rowling reportedly had a hand in some of the writing.
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    Book of Spells Screenshot © Playstation Harry Potter fanatics will be pleased to learn that Sony announced its collaboration with JK Rowling - Wonderbook: Book of Spells . The game aims to use augmented reality From the world of Harry Potter, Book... More
  • 'Surprise' Trailer : Call of Duty: Black Ops 2

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  • Record is set - Call of Duty: Black Ops II is Most Preordered game @ Amazon

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    Source: gameinformer.com via PlayStation on Pinterest Call of Duty: Black Ops II is Amazon's most preordered game in the online retailer's history,. According to a company representative, Black Ops II dethroned Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 for... More
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Scans & Resources

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    PlayStation magazine (France) has featured several official Call of Duty: Black Ops II scans in its latest edition. Other Related Call of Duty: Black Ops II (resources/links) Call of Duty : Black Ops II PS3 Game Call of Duty Black Ops: Declassified Bundle... More
  • Long wait for Grand Theft Auto V finally ends.

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    Yes. Rockstar Games co-founder and the co-writer of Grand Theft Auto V , Dan Houser, has revealed that Grand Theft Auto V will let players use the same 'crews' they establish and build in to import it from Max Payne 3's multiplayer , thanks... More
  • PS3 Ultimate Combo Pack : God Of War , inFamous and The Ratchet & Clank Trilogy

    Get a new controller while expanding your game collection with a killer combo pack that includes an urban camouflage DUALSHOCK 3 wireless controller

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    Starting with God Of War and inFamous , The Ratchet & Clank Trilogy is also part of the sony ps3 ultimate combo pack. Sony has hinted that many of its biggest franchises may be getting much more complete collections then we’re used to seeing... More
  • PS Vita sparks surge in account numbers

    He also stated that PSN offers devs better royalty rates than Nintendo and Microsoft, but refrained from disclosing figures.

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    Sony has confirmed that there are over 90 million PlayStation Network accounts worldwide. That figures came from the manager of SCEA Developer Relations Ted Regulski, speaking at GDC in San Francisco this week. That huge sum accounts for all PSN accounts... More
  • Get access to all the killer stuff you want with PSN

    Oh, and you'll also get a double-sided poster for your preorder.

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    It's a pairing that seems, on the face of it, as obvious as chocolate and peanut butter: King Leonidas of the Spartans from 300, and Kratos the Spartan from God Of War. And now, they're finally coming together as a preorder exclusive in God Of... More