News items tagged with ps3

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgame...

By Jeff Schille on 22 June 2018
The 2009 Spike VGA Winners

The 2009 Spike VGA Winners

The 2009 Spike Video Game Awards are over with, and we’ve been covering a lot of announcement and trailer information coming out of the show, but in case you missed the actual awards themselves, we...

By Ben Kendrick on 18 June 2018
Mafia II Gets Release Date for Late Summer

Mafia II Gets Release Date for Late Summer

2K Games has finally announced a release date for its anticipated game Mafia II . The mobster-themed sandbox title is set to ship to stores on August 24, 2010, for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, an...

By Jason Weissman on 15 June 2018
Ubisoft Announces ‘Assassin’s Creed: Ezio Trilogy’ Exclusively for PS3

Ubisoft Announces ‘Assassin’s Creed: Ezio Trilogy’ Exclusively for PS3

Before Ubisoft introduces audiences to the character of Connor, the protagonist in Assassin’s Creed 3, they are offering gamers the opportunity to look back on the franchise’s former hero: Ezio A...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 June 2018
First ‘Mass Effect’ Now ‘Assassin’s Creed’, ‘Final Fantasy 13-2’ Getting More DLC

First ‘Mass Effect’ Now ‘Assassin’s Creed’, ‘Final Fantasy 13-2’ Getting More DLC

Despite fans feeling like developer Square Enix was pushing it with their Mass Effect themed DLC costumes for Final Fantasy XIII-2 they’re apparently at it again with another popular game series...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 June 2018
Hitman: Absolution (Attack of the Saints)

Hitman: Absolution (Attack of the Saints)

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yb_Gpqoc1wQ Be warned, this trailer for Hitman: Absolution is not very suitable for work. (NSFW). It’s been a little over a year now since IO Interactive and...

By Tyler Schirado on 15 June 2018
Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

While we live for looking forward to what new games come out each year, we dread the overwhelming process of  picking only a select few to rank as our most anticipated. Starting with a lis...

By Rob Keyes on 15 June 2018
‘Hitman: Absolution’ Director: Only 5th of Gamers Will See Final Level

‘Hitman: Absolution’ Director: Only 5th of Gamers Will See Final Level

While most gamers will believe this to be an egregious sin and would never ever think of letting it happen, there are a lot of players that don’t finish games — any of them. They are engaged for...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 June 2018
Hitman: Absolution (Contracts)

Hitman: Absolution (Contracts)

httpv://youtu.be/f-Hy-Q1qKos An integral part of the multiplayer experience of many games these days is the ability to craft your own gameplay scenarios, create modes, or even manufacture a complete...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 June 2018
Arkham City GOTY, DARK, Saints Row 3, Crimson Dragon, Planetside 2, ShootMania Storm & More!

Arkham City GOTY, DARK, Saints Row 3, Crimson Dragon, Planetside 2, ShootMania Storm & More!

We’re wrangling up all the trailers this week that slipped through the cracks. From dragons to vampires, Penthouse Pets to Planeswalkers, and the Dark Knight to Agent 47, we’ve been given a very...

By Tyler Schirado on 15 June 2018
Ubisoft’s E3 Press Conference Preview and Confirmed Announcements

Ubisoft’s E3 Press Conference Preview and Confirmed Announcements

Ubisoft has a lot to celebrate this year and it all begins with their 25th anniversary. From Ubisoft’s humble beginnings as a video game publisher back in 1986 to becoming one of the largest video ga...

By Sebastian Gaweda on 15 June 2018
Halo: Reach Premiering at Spike’s VGAs, Nominees Revealed

Halo: Reach Premiering at Spike’s VGAs, Nominees Revealed

Spike announced today on the VGA 2009 website, the nominees for this year’s program. Voting is now open so be sure to stop by and vote for your favorite games! Something a little more interesting tho...

By Riley Little on 15 June 2018
E3 2011: Ubisoft Press Conference Live Blog

E3 2011: Ubisoft Press Conference Live Blog

Ubisoft is coming to this year’s E3 guns blazing as they kick of their 25th anniversary celebration by treating gamers to new entries in some of their best franchises along with a couple of new I...

By Sebastian Gaweda on 15 June 2018
E3 2011: ‘From Dust’ Hands-On

E3 2011: ‘From Dust’ Hands-On

The next-generation god-game From Dust is due out for on Xbox Live Arcade this July 20th (PS3 and PC shortly after) and Ubisoft Montpellier had a visually captivating experience to present to us...

By John Jacques on 15 June 2018
From Dust

From Dust

Ubisoft has described From Dust as a spiritual successor to Peter Molyneux’s very successful 1989 game Populous, which is largely considered the very first God-sim game to be released. This isn’t...

By Sebastian Gaweda on 14 June 2018
Sony Enhriching Our Love Life This Valentines Day

Sony Enhriching Our Love Life This Valentines Day

The day of lovers is almost upon us.  Surprise!  For most men, this obviously means it’s time to scramble for a Hallmark card and a cheap, plastic rose from the gas station.  Forget it, guys; she won...

By Steve Pendlebury on 14 June 2018
2009 Inside Gaming Awards Nominees Announced

2009 Inside Gaming Awards Nominees Announced

If you’re a gamer and a follower of industry news, you need to check out the Inside Gaming Awards, a huge new gaming awards show from Machinima.com.  If you watch trailers and previews online, then...

By Rob Keyes on 14 June 2018
PlayStation Network Summer Sale 2010 is Full of Amazing Deals

PlayStation Network Summer Sale 2010 is Full of Amazing Deals

On August 3rd Sony introduced their Summer Sale 2010 on the PlayStation Network Store. An assortment of PS3, PSP, and minis are discounted in order to drive up sales or possibly offer some competiti...

By Matt Bowman on 14 June 2018
Sony's Free PlayStation Plus Games for July 2016

Sony's Free PlayStation Plus Games for July 2016

Sony is revealing the free PlayStation Plus games for July 2016, which include Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell for PS4, Fat Princess for PS3 and a Paragon bonus. The summer heat is on, literally hotter...

By Rory Young on 14 June 2018
Square Enix Booth Impressions

Square Enix Booth Impressions

Square Enix has a very, very full booth at this year’s E3. Everything from action-adventure to role-playing, puzzle, and stealth, games were pouring out of every corner of the publisher’s massive...

By Curt Hutson on 14 June 2018
Hitman: Absolution

Hitman: Absolution

Beginning in 2000, IO Interactive developed Hitman video games for release every two years, until 2006 when the series came to a halt after the release of Hitman: Blood Money (and the terrible Hi...

By Rob Keyes on 14 June 2018
Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

The wave of major new video game releases has finally settled as 2011 winds down and we prepare to celebrate the new year. But before we look forward to an even bigger year of gaming in 20...

By Rob Keyes on 13 June 2018
2010 Spike Video Game Awards Winners

2010 Spike Video Game Awards Winners

The 2010 Spike Video Game Awards have just ended (check out our live blog recap) and it was an epic year for premiere trailers but a questionable year for on-stage entertainment. The consensus fr...

By Rob Keyes on 16 April 2018
Mass Effect: 7 Most Memorable Moments in Series History

Mass Effect: 7 Most Memorable Moments in Series History

Following an exciting N7 Day that saw the release of a new Mass Effect: Andromeda trailer, Game Rant looks back at the most memorable moments in Mass Effect history. With the Mass Effect trilogy, B...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 April 2018
'Need for Speed Hot Pursuit' Preview

'Need for Speed Hot Pursuit' Preview

Having never played a Need for Speed title before, I was a little anxious when I sat down to play Need for Speed Hot Pursuit at a preview event last Wednesday. Sure, I’d played Criterion‘s Burnou...

By Phillipe Bosher on 15 April 2018
The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 1 Review

The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 1 Review

The premiere episode of The Walking Dead: Michonne provides a combat-filled experience that will please fans of both TellTale Games and The Walking Dead. The three-episode series entitled The Walki...

By John Jacques on 09 April 2018
The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 2 Release Date

The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 2 Release Date

Telltale Games reveals the release date of the second episode of The Walking Dead: Michonne, with part two of the title expected to hit stores on March 29. Although Telltale Games has developed a n...

By Rob Gordon on 09 April 2018
The Walking Dead: Michonne Launch Trailer

The Walking Dead: Michonne Launch Trailer

Telltale Games releases a launch trailer for In Too Deep, which is the first of three planned episodes of the upcoming miniseries The Walking Dead: Michonne. While fans patiently wait for the third...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 April 2018
Most Anticipated Horror Games of 2016

Most Anticipated Horror Games of 2016

It’s a new year! Check out our most anticipated horror games for 2017! For horror gaming fans, 2015 was a fairly great year. Yes, there was some heartbreak in the form of Silent Hills being canc...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 April 2018
Destiny: Rise of Iron Server Issues

Destiny: Rise of Iron Server Issues

As Bungie investigates ongoing server issues with Destiny following the release of the game’s Rise of Iron expansion, the studio implements a sign-in queue. As one of the biggest new IP of all time...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 April 2018
‘Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit’ Demo Out Today

‘Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit’ Demo Out Today

The launch of Need for Speed Hot Pursuit is getting closer, and today gamers will finally be able to get a taste of what’s to come in November. Today PS3 and Xbox 360 owners will get to download...

By Dwayne Holder on 09 April 2018
The Walking Dead: Michonne - 6 Minute Preview

The Walking Dead: Michonne - 6 Minute Preview

With just over a week before the launch of The Walking Dead: Michonne, Telltale Games reveals a six-minute extended preview of its upcoming three-episode mini-series. After taking a break to work o...

By Alexander Pan on 09 April 2018
Dragon Quest Builders Review

Dragon Quest Builders Review

Square Enix takes a JRPG classic fuses it with elements of Minecraft in Dragon Quest Builders, creating a unique spin on the genre that enthralls even when it stumbles. The Dragon Quest franchise c...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 April 2018
Okami HD

Okami HD

Capcom’s Okami, directed by Hideki Kamiya (Bayonetta, Project P-100), is one of the best games ever released for the PlayStation 2 — maybe one of the best games ever, period. Sadly, almost no one pl...

By Jeff Schille on 08 April 2018
The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 3 Review

The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 3 Review

The season finale of The Walking Dead: Michonne brings the series to an exciting conclusion, but does the prequel do Robert Kirkman’s character justice? Read on to find out. Running in at just abou...

By John Jacques on 01 April 2018
Destiny Dev Issuing Console Bans to Known Cheaters

Destiny Dev Issuing Console Bans to Known Cheaters

Bungie drops the hammer on players suspected of repeatedly cheating in Destiny, issuing bans for entire consoles instead of just the player’s online account. Some of today’s most beloved video game...

By Jason Gallagher on 01 April 2018
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Mod Tools Launch in Open Beta

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Mod Tools Launch in Open Beta

Treyarch announces that the PC mod tools for last year’s hit first-person shooter Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 are now available in open beta form on Steam. Prior to the game’s launch, Treyarch confir...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 April 2018
The Walking Dead Season 3 Release Date Revealed

The Walking Dead Season 3 Release Date Revealed

Telltale Games reveals the season 3 premiere date for The Walking Dead: The Telltale Series – A New Frontier, as well as when players can see the game next. After months of speculation, Telltale Ga...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 April 2018
The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 2 Review

The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode 2 Review

The second episode of The Walking Dead: Michonne continues where the first episode left off, but delivers less of a consistent experience than the season premiere. Telltale Games has now released t...

By John Jacques on 01 April 2018
The Walking Dead: Season 3 Coming in November

The Walking Dead: Season 3 Coming in November

During a panel at PAX West, developer Telltale Games provided a few details about The Walking Dead: Season Three, including release window and a new character. With PAX West kicking off today, game...

By Boston Blake on 01 April 2018