PlayStation Store News


PlayStation Store promo offers $15 credit for $100 purchases

By Daniel Perez, Oct 01, 2014 7:25am PDT

Sony has announced a special promotion for its PlayStation Store that credits $15 to customers who spend $100 or more this month.


"They did a similar promo almost exactly a year ago, so I made sure to wait for it to return ..."

- RowjinZee see all 7 comments

PSN Flash Sale marks down several games for a dollar

By Robert Workman, Jul 11, 2014 1:00pm PDT

Double Dragon Neon, Worms Revolution and others dirt cheap


"I grabbed Legend of Dragoon and both Wild Arms games. Those are certainly worth it."

- Vincent Grayson see all 6 comments

Sony launches browser-based PlayStation Store

By Steve Watts, Jan 25, 2013 7:30am PST

Sony has launched the Sony Entertainment Network store, a browser-based store front that lets you purchase PlayStation Store content from your PC.


"The browser-based interface is actually *better* than the menu-sub-menu fest that is their ..."

- NickDelios see all 14 comments

Sony to launch PlayStation web store this month

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 11, 2013 6:00am PST

The PlayStation Network has made huge inroads on Xbox Live Arcade over the years, now looking the better online service in many ways, but it has been missing a way to access the store over the cyberweb. Thankfully, Sony is launching a site to browse and buy games in your bro...


"The new store is fucking slow and clumsy, I couldn't believe it the first time I went in."

- king_darius see all 3 comments

Rocksmith adds free three-track holiday DLC

By Xav de Matos, Dec 20, 2011 6:45pm PST

Rocksmith, the game that attempts to make real rockers out of gamers, is adding free DLC in celebration of the holiday season. Jump in to see a trailer featuring the three-track DLC.


PlayStation Store launches for PlayStation Certified devices

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 19, 2011 11:15am PDT

The official PlayStation Store for 'PlayStation Certified' Android devices launched today, with a launch lineup of ten vintage PSone games for gadgets including Sony's own Xperia Play and Sony Tablet S.


Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken review

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 17, 2011 1:00pm PDT

We face off against the evil Putzki and his totalitarian penguin regime in Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken to see if it's a battle worth fighting.


""Chicken" doesn't imply gender. A male chicken is a rooster. A female is a hen. Someone with ..."

- SadisticJailor see all 2 comments

PlayStation Network maintenance this morning

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 08, 2011 6:15am PDT

The PlayStation Network is going down for routine maintenance in North America this morning, from 9am Pacific through to around 11am. Sony expects you'll still be able to log in, but some may have trouble and certain services are offline.


PlayStation Store update: Outland, Magic: The Gathering

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 15, 2011 8:30am PDT

New releases out on the PlayStation Network now include Ikaruga-ish platformer Outland, the new Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers, and an MvC 3 ghost for Capcom's Seth Killian.


"I've been playing Outland (just finished 2nd boss). It's a lot of fun!"

- dpgagnon see all 2 comments

PlayStation Store offers El Shaddai demo, DLC sales

By Steve Watts, Jun 08, 2011 10:18am PDT

This week's PlayStation Store downloads include demos for El Shaddai and Dungeon Siege 3, game downloads of New Adventure Island and Soldier Blade, and discounts on Assassin's Creed titles, Bad Company 2, and Warhawk.


PlayStation Store returns with huge update

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 02, 2011 6:00am PDT

Sony's digital marketplace has at long last returned following the hack, with a huge amount of new content including demos for inFamous 2 and Red Faction: Armageddon.


"sorry, no free games for you! also, you HAVE to give them your credit card to start a PSN ..."

- zerog83 see all 23 comments

Sony: PlayStation Network will be fully restored this week

By Alice O'Connor, May 31, 2011 3:00am PDT

PlayStation Store and all, the PlayStation Network is set to be fully restored by the end of this week, Sony has said. This time, it seems the company actually means it.


"Thank you, Now i can finally get my hands off my wang and on sum Outland. I cant wait. "

- tyler900 see all 17 comments

PS Store 'not publishing today,' says Sony

By Steve Watts, May 24, 2011 9:45am PDT

Sony has announced maintenance that will render the PlayStation Network partially inaccessible today, but that doesn't mean the Store is coming back up. The target is still the end of May.


"there's an expiration date on the code? and i don't remember having a code for MNR...."

- RikiTiki2 see all 4 comments

Mortal Kombat 'Kombat Pass' waived on PS3 for a limited time

By Xav de Matos, May 20, 2011 7:00pm PDT

For the time being, NetherRealm Studios is waiving the required "Kombat Pass" for its new title Mortal Kombat on the PlayStation 3 as a temporary solution to the continuing PSN Store outage.


"still dumb. the ability to play the game online was purchased when the game was purchased new. ..."

- rtrson see all 15 comments

Reports indicate PS Store online May 24, Sony says no specific date set

By Steve Watts, May 19, 2011 9:15am PDT

A Sony memo has revealed that the company plans to restore the PlayStation Store on May 24, and then publish two updates per week to catch up with the missed content.


"Ah, that makes sense. I assumed it was just not playable until the store was up again. "

- devi| dog see all 16 comments