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PSN gets a new puzzle game and a bunch of trailers

Posted by: Chuck at 8/9/2007 9:25 PM
Another quiet week for PSN downloads as they are only releasing one thing that's playable (the puzzle game Piyotama for $2.99).  If you're up for some non-interactive entertainment then you might want to check out two new bits of Heavenly Sword including a making of segment and an anime segment.  Rounding out the list is the Turok trailer from E3 along with movie trailers for 10,000 BC, Fred Claus, Superbad, and the Perfect Stranger Blu Ray colllection (yes I'm serious). 


Today’s PLAYSTATION®Store update will feature the latest PLAYSTATION®3 (PS3™) downloadable title, Piyotama, as well as new Heavenly Sword content, including the  first episodes in a series of five “Making of” videos and five stunning animated episodes capturing the history behind Heavenly Sword. Also check out the Turok trailer from E3 and movie trailers for 10,000 B.C., Fred Claus, Superbad and Perfect Stranger (Blu-ray Disc® release).

 

Below are the details of these exciting new offerings:

 

·         Piyotama ($2.99): Download this highly-addictive puzzle game that will have you and/or a friend matching four or more eggs of the same color to hatch piyos. There are an infinite number of levels with colorful characters, carnival music and playful scenery, all in full 1080p HD*. Use the SIXAXIS™ Wireless Controller to fill in gaps, and shake up and down to force matched eggs to warm & hatch instantly. The Global Online Ranking system will let you show off your hatching skills to the world.

 

·         Heavenly Sword “Making of” No. 1 (free): With production values rivaling a Hollywood blockbuster, Heavenly Sword is game development on a truly global scale. In "Episode One: Introduction," meet some of the team from developer, Ninja Theory, and find out about the concept behind Heavenly Sword – to create the world’s first truly cinematic combat adventure.

 

·         Heavenly Sword Anime No. 1 (free): The history of the Heavenly Sword is revealed in five stunning animated episodes, all presented in 720p HD. Check out “Episode One: The Legend of the Sword.” A weapon forged in heaven; a warrior sent by the gods. Together they are mankind’s only hope against the evil that corrupts the land.

 

·         Turok Trailer (free): Check out the Turok trailer from E3, where players take on this epic, story-driven first-person shooter as Joseph Turok, a former black ops commando. When Turok’s ship is shot down in dangerous territory, his sole mission is to survive at all costs.

 

·         Movie Trailers (free): Download movie trailers for the upcoming releases, 10,000 B.C., Fred Claus, Superbad (17+ age limit) and Perfect Stranger Blu-ray Disc release.

 

*Full HD 1080p requires an HDMI cable and a 1080p native display with an HDMI input supporting HDCP.