NEWS: Playstation Phone Leaked

A few months back tech blog Engadget reported that Sony were working on a PSP Phone and now it seems that they have proof of its existence. The site today posted pictures of what they allege is the PlayStation phone. The pictures show a slide up smart phone with a striking PSP go style control…

NEWS: Gran Turismo 5 Delayed

Gran Turismo 5 is to miss it;s intended November release date after being hit by another delay.  The news was announced today on the official US Playstation Blog when the following statement was released, “We sincerely apologize to GT fans for the delay, however, creator Kazunori Yamauchi and the team at Polyphony Digital want to…

REVIEW: Resistance 2

Developer: Insomniac | Publisher: Sony | Format: PS3 REVIEWER: Brendan Tinnelly || Resistance 2 is the sequel to PS3 launch title Resistance: The Fall of Man. The original, exclusive to Sony’s console, was a refreshing, inventive shooter that combined impressive visuals, art-direction, and game design. However, in an environment dominated by Halo and Gears of…

Intel buys Dublin games firm Havok

Dublin games middleware company Havok is to be taken over by chip manufacturer Intel. The deal will see the company that grew out of Trinity College become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Intel. Havok’s software tools have been used on games such as BioShock, Harry Potter, Half Life 2, MotorStorm, and Second Life, and upcoming titles…

INTERVIEW: PlayStation nation

The launch of the PlayStation 3 (PS3) was a success, the boss of Sony’s Irish PlayStation division told this publication in a wide-ranging interview (This article was first published last month in Slant magizine, which was distributed in Dublin city center). Niall O’Hanrahan the managing director at Sony Computer Entertainment Ireland told us that the…