LOS ANGELES — Blast Gaming Editor Joe Sinicki and Blast Editor John Guilfoil are in The Los Angeles Sports Arena for Sony’s press conference. Stick with us for up to the minute updates.
We open to a rather long video, then Jack Tretton shows up, he’s talking about the PSN hack. He days you’re welcome to the press and thanks well…pretty much everyone.
Consumers are the lifeblood of the company. He apologizes for the hack.
Triton encourages those who left or who are afraid to embrace it as a result of the hack to open up to the brand.
Sony will soon be offering free access to cinema now.
Naughty Dog is now on the stage to talk Uncharted 3. Its new footage not seen anywhere else. A boat level where Drake is constantly swaying and yes, it’s gorgeous.
Water effects are fantastic.
Like previous Uncharted games, the scale on this game is astounding.
As you’d expect, very cinematic, very cool.
Multiplayer beta begins June 28.
New contest will give people first access to entire game.
New level features Drake scaling an airplane as it takes off.
Marcus Smith from Insomniac is up to talk about Resistance 3.
Were seeing new footage from the St. Louis section of the game.
It, like most other games in the lineup is on 3D. Not completely sold on the tech, but it works well here.
Were now talking PlaystAtion move. Were getting a bundle with everything you news for the move, the sharpshooter and r3.
God of war, ice and shadow of colossus are getting 3d treatments.
Two new 3d products, one a 24 inch display. It will be able to let two people see two distinct 3d images. Were also getting a more affordable pair of 3d glasses. There’s also a bundle with the monitor, glasses And resistance for $499.
2k sports is now up to talk NBA 2k12 with the move.
NBA on the move will allow easy play with move controller.
Kobe Bryant is here. He’s going to show how easy it is to play with the move. He doesn’t seem to be doing so well.
Kobe calla the game so realistic it’s frightening. It comes out October 12.
Were now seeing medievmoves, a new move game from the team that made sports champions.
No inventory system, what weapon you use depends on what motions you use.
This reminds me of sorcery from last year. Wonder what happened to it.
It features pretty impressive 1-1 motion.
It’s available this fall.
Were looking at infamous 2. Yeah, we know it comes out tomorrow.
The game gets user created content and move support this fall. Little big planet 2 gets further move support as well.
Starhawk is up next. Great reaction from the crowd.
Jack is now talking about a return, it better be… It is…. Sly Cooper is back!
Sly Cooper: thieves on time coming next year.
Dust 514 only for PS3. Will combine with Eve Online.
The ability to create one persistent world is awesome. Dust looks great too.
Closed beta hits this fall.
Bioshock infinite is shown. Incredible.
Looks so much different than any other game on the series.
Ken Levine talks about the move and his doubts. He talks how Sony has made him a believer by allowing new people to experience his games.
Yes, Bioshock infinite will feature move functionality.
Bioshock is also coming to the NGP.
Saints row 3 will feature brand new ps exclusive content. So will the new Star Trek game.
New phaser peripheral coming.
At an alpha stage. The game looks impressive.
SSX will feature exclusive content, as will need for speed: the run.
Battlefield 3 on PS3 will include bartledie 1943 on ps3 only.
Kazuo Hirai is up to talk about NGP.
Playstation suite will allow ps content to be available on android smart phones and tablets.
It’s official. It’s PlayStation Vita. It’ll be working with AT&T for 3G versions. The crowd laughed and booed at that.
Near is a streetpass like system for vita.
Uncharted Golden Abyss is being demonstrated.
So wait, is there only touch controls for combat?
The game is very heavy on touch control.
Next were talking about Ruin, a social action rpg compatible with the vita and ps3. So far…kind of underwhelming.
Saves will work on PS3 via cloud tech.
Mod Nation Racers is coming to Vita.
Where is Kevin Butler?
Mod Nation Vita will feature a cool track editor that you can trace with your fingers. Even the lighting can be changed.
PS3 tracks will work with Vita Mod Nation Racers.
Little Big Planet Vita is coming. Will revolutionize portable gaming. Rather cool ways that the features work with already in game mechanics. It will allow you to use textures from pictures as well as the PS3 game.
Sf x Tekken is coming to Vita.
Cole from Infamous joins the game.
Vita will be available this holiday. Wifi only retails for $249. The 3G model goes for $299.