High Stakes Poker Hits US PS3s Thursday, Ratchet Demo in Euro Land Oct. 4

Sony Online Entertainment's High Stakes on the Vegas Strip: Poker Edition arrives in the PlayStation 3's North American online PlayStation Store this Thursday, September 13. Featuring five different types of poker--Texas Hold'em, Super Hold'em, Billabong, Tahoe, and Shanghai--along with six-person multiplayer, the game will sell for $9.99. nope

Then on October 4, the long-awaited demo of Insomniac Games' Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction lands in Europe's PlayStation Store, or so says IGN UK. Shacknews has contacted SCEA and Insomniac regarding the timeframe of the demo's debut in North America, where the full game springs into stores October 23. nope