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  • First details of SCEE PlayStation Day emerge

    A chap posting on the US PlayStation blog has unearthed what looks to be the first proper details of the SCEE May 6 event in London. As you can see here, it would appear that Secret Agent Clank, SingStar Vol.2, Resistance 2 and Crisis Core Final Fantasy VII will be shown. The forum post reckons […]

  • SingStar hits 12 million sales in PAL territories

    According to a SCEE press release, SingStar has now sold more than 12 million units in PAL regions. Launched in 2004 for PS2, the franchise has moved more than 5 million copies alone in fiscal 2007. SCEE’s also confirmed that over 1 million tracks have been downloaded from the SingStore to date. “SingStar’s success is […]

  • SingStar Vol. 2 harmony mode available to Vol. 1 users

    SingStar dev head Paulina Bozek has confirmed that the harmony mode announced for SingStar Vol. 2 earlier this week will be made available for Vol. 1 owners. Phew. “The new Harmony mode will be available as a free upgrade via the PlayStation Network,” she said in this Q&A. “It will be compatible with the specially […]

  • Big SingStore track update for Friday

    SCEE’s announced a sizeable addition list to the European SingStore for this Friday. We’re not sure how we got this far without being able to sing along to Morgen Wordt Het Beter by De Kast, but we’re thankful we did. Full list after the link.

  • SingStar Vol. 2 announced for PS3

    SCEE’s announced SingStar Vol. 2, and it sounds like a substantial update. The next disc-based instalment in the karaoke franchise will include Remote Play functionality, 30 new tracks on the disc – including music from The Killers, Eminem and Gorillaz – and a new harmony duet mode. Press release after the link. There doesn’t look […]

  • Big Easter SingStore update tomorrow

    Not sure about you, but we can think of nothing better than singing along to Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince on Good Friday, and we are therefore in all kinds of luck. SingStar’s SingStore will be updated with the following tomorrow. SCEE really does have a hard-on for A-ha, doesn’t it? Duran Duran: Union […]

  • SingStar Vol. 2 appears on Oz retail lists

    According to this, the name “SingStar Vol. 2” has popped up on an Australian retail list, reportedly down for a June launch. No one seems to know what’s going on with this at the moment, but we’ll give SCEE a shout on Monday.

  • Monster SingStore update for March 7

    According to this, Sony’s SingStore – home to tracks for SingStar PS3 – is going to receive 48 new tracks on March 7. And here they are. Aha “The Sun Always Shines On TV” Alice Cooper “Poison ” Big Brovaz “Nu-Flow” Bill Joel “Uptown Girl” Blu Cantrell “Hit ‘Em Up Style (Oops!)” Blur “End of […]

  • PS Store revamp for April 15 in US

    According to this, Sony’s planning to make a graphical update to PlayStation Store on April 15, to coincide with the release of Gran Turismo 5 Prologue. Apparently, the update to going to make the store look something like SingStore, the shop-front used for downloading tracks for SingStar PS3. The news came out of the Destination […]

  • Sony without Harrison: analysis starts here

    Expect this to be the first of several editorials on the departure of SCEE front-man Phil Harrison throughout today and this week. It’s essentially Colin Campbell’s take on the resignation (derived, it seems from a recent and “agreeable” lunch). “He’s done launching consoles; so he won’t hop over to a direct Sony competitor; nor, I […]

  • Phil Harrison quits Sony

    Just in from Sony. Phil Harrison – president of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios, to give him his full job title – has resigned. Kaz Hirai, president of SCEI, is to take control of Sony worldwide studios, Harrison’s job up to this point. “The past 15 years at Sony Computer Entertainment has been the defining […]

  • Singstore updated, as promised

    New tracks for European karaoke-lovers in the crowd, as SCEE promised, have hit SingStore. For SingStar owners it’s like Christmas come early. Here’s what’s new: Editors: Munich Doves: Black & White Town MC Hammer: U Can’t Touch This Bryan Ferry: Let’s Stick Together Whitney Houston: Greatest Love of All Marillion: Incommunicado UB40: Red Red Wine

  • SingStore updates detailed for February 6

    According to this lot, these are the songs Singstar owners will be able to grab on February 6 along with |”paradise beach wallpaper”. Hot stuff. In English: Bryan Ferry “Let’s Stick Together” Doves “Black And White Town” Editors “Munich” Marillion “Incommunicado” MC Hammer “U Can’t Touch This” UB40 “Red Red Wine” Whitney Houston “The Greatest […]

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