Entries in 'online' (423)

No online for Dirt 3 on PS3

No online for Dirt 3 on PS3

PS3 owners who rushed out to buy Codemasters' new racer Dirt 3 yesterday have found that they are unable to access the online modes because of the ongoing PSN outage.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 25th 2011 at 12:09PM in News
Strong response for Amazon trade-ins

Strong response for Amazon trade-ins

Consumers have reacted positively to Amazon UK’s trade-in offer, the company has told MCV.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 23rd 2011 at 12:51PM in News
SOE confirms MMOs are go

SOE confirms MMOs are go

Developer Sony Online Entertainment has confirmed that its networks are back online.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 16th 2011 at 10:47AM in News
SOE announces further PSN outage rewards

SOE announces further PSN outage rewards

Sony Online Entertainment has expanded its "Make Good" plans to reward customers who have been unable to access its games following the attack on both its and the PSn servers ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 13th 2011 at 2:00PM in News

Advertisement

PSN dev network back online

PSN dev network back online

Reports are merging that the developer's version of PSN has this morning come back online.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 13th 2011 at 10:32AM in News
COD Elite - the premium online COD service?

COD Elite - the premium online COD service?

With a reveal potentially just days away, two logos have appeared online that appear to offer the first official taste of what the franchise has to come.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2011 at 4:14PM in News
Date for Sega Rally Online Arcade

Date for Sega Rally Online Arcade

Microsoft has confirmed that Sega Rally Online Arcade will be released on Xbox Live Arcade on May 18th. It will cost 800 MSP (£6.85).

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2011 at 3:49PM in News
What is LA Noire's 'Rockstar Pass'?

What is LA Noire's 'Rockstar Pass'?

Microsoft last night released its latest Xbox Live release schedule and the inclusion of something called the 'LA Noire Rockstar Pass' add-on has certainly caught the eye.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2011 at 9:42AM in News

Advertisement

PSN 'at least a few days' from restoration

PSN 'at least a few days' from restoration

PlayStation customers have been told not to expect PSN to return in the coming days.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2011 at 9:23AM in News
Brink release on track despite PSN blackout

Brink release on track despite PSN blackout

Publisher Bethesda has said that will not alter plans to release multiplayer shooter Brink this Friday despite the fact that PSN may well not be back online in time for ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 10th 2011 at 3:56PM in News
Next COD gets premium online features

Next COD gets premium online features

Activision has confirmed that its 2011 Call of Duty game will be revealed in full within weeks. But one detail has been announced – COD 2011 will be the most ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 10th 2011 at 9:35AM in News
Sony removes user data posted online

Sony removes user data posted online

In a fresh blow for PSN's security worries, Sony has omitted over the weekend that it was forced to remove the details of some 2,500 PSN users that were posted ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 9th 2011 at 1:16PM in News

Advertisement

Now SOE confirms data theft

Now SOE confirms data theft

Games developer Sony Online Entertainment has confirmed it was attacked by hackers as part of last month's PSN hack and that user data has possibly been compromised.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 3rd 2011 at 9:22AM in News
SOE safe after PSN breach

SOE safe after PSN breach

Sony Online Entertainment has assured its customers that personal data is safe following the PSN hacking scandal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 28th 2011 at 9:34AM in News
Online growth key to GAME's future

Online growth key to GAME's future

GAME group's executive officer Ian Shepherd has identified online as the key to a return to growth for the chain.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 27th 2011 at 12:32PM in News
Turbine takes control of LOTRO

Turbine takes control of LOTRO

Developer Turbine will assume full control of MMO title The Lord of the Rings Online in Europe from June 1st, merging the US and European servers in the process.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 26th 2011 at 2:13PM in News

Advertisement

MS aims for Xbox 360 World Record

MS aims for Xbox 360 World Record

Xbox 360 Kinect owners will this Saturday be invited to take part in an online World Record attempt.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 18th 2011 at 4:08PM in News
Rumours of big job cuts at SOE

Rumours of big job cuts at SOE

Sony Online Entertainment has closed down three of its studios and made sweeping redundancies across the company, according to unsubstantiated rumours.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 31st 2011 at 12:24PM in News
Gamescom's online shop goes live

Gamescom's online shop goes live

The organisers of leading European video games trade event Gamescom 2011 have announced that tickets for the gathering can now be booked via its website.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 21st 2011 at 11:18AM in News
Online traders brace for EU changes

Online traders brace for EU changes

The Interactive Media in Retail Group (IMRG) has written to protest to the European Parliament ahead of a vote on a new piece of legislation that intends to 'harmonise' cross-border ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 21st 2011 at 10:38AM in News
DC Universe priced on PSN

DC Universe priced on PSN

Sony has announced that PS3 MMO title DC Universe Online will be released on the PlayStation Store as a downloadable purchase.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 14th 2011 at 3:26PM in News
High Street retail sales dip 0.4%

High Street retail sales dip 0.4%

UK High Street retail sales stumbled 0.4 per cent in February in terms of value, the British Retail Consortium has announced.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Mar 10th 2011 at 3:20PM in News
GAME trials pre-owned pre-order offer

GAME trials pre-owned pre-order offer

UK video games retailer GAME has begun offering pre-orders for pre-owned versions of the latest titles, MCV understands.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 4th 2011 at 12:50PM in News
DC Universe discounts extended

DC Universe discounts extended

Those hoping to sample Sony Online Entertainment's PS3 and PC superhero MMO DC Universe Online will be pleased to hear that the publisher has extended its discounted subscription offer for ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 28th 2011 at 3:31PM in News
Vietnam blocks late night online gaming

Vietnam blocks late night online gaming

Vietnam has moved to block gamers from playing online at night.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Feb 24th 2011 at 11:08AM in News