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Wed, Oct 31, 2012 | 16:13 GMT
This week’s EU PlayStation Store update is headed by such heavy hitters as Assassin’s Creed 3, Need for Speed: Most Wanted, and Okami HD. There’s a ton more on the release slate this week, though, so see if anything interests you after the break.
Tue, Mar 01, 2011 | 20:06 GMT
Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver, the classic third-person adventure game staring vampire soul-sucker Raziel, will be releasing on the EU PSN tomorrow as a PSone classic.
Fri, May 15, 2009 | 13:25 BST
EU officials are proposing that games be brought in line with a European law that states people are entitled to refunds if products don’t work “with fair commercial conditions”.
Like, if it’s broken. As in, if it’s buggy.
Commissioners Viviane Reding and Meglena Kuneva want to expand the EU Sales and Guarantees Directive to cover games, meaning they’ll carry with them a two-year guarantee.
Games body TIGA thinks it’s a bad plan.
“They have to be careful not to stifle new ideas,” TIGA boss Richard Wilson told the BBC.
“Consumers need good quality products – that is only reasonable – but if the legislation is too heavy-handed it could make publishers and developers very cautious.”
More through there.