At the Con – E3 2010: Sony Keynote Liveblog
Jack Tretton, President & CEO
“Consumers want all their games, music, photos, movies and TV shows accessible in one place from one device and PlayStation has the most capable and connected platform on the planet.”
Pres & Group CEO Sony Computer Corporation. President, Sony’s Networked Product & Svcs Group Kazuo Hirai
enabled every PS3 through system software to be 3D your enertainment hub. Titles include: Super Stardust, Pain, Wipeout HD. Available in PSN with another 20 title by March 2011.
- Killzone 3 – Hermen Hulst. Created from the ground up for 3D for Complete 3D integration. FPS. February 2011. Exclusively on PS3. Fully compatible with PS Move at launch.
- 3D games: Gran Tourismo 5, Crysis 2, Mortal Kombat, Shaun White Skateboarding, Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, Tron Evolution, NBA 2K11.
- PS Move compatible & 3D – The Fight: Lights Out, Eyepet, Tumble, MLB: The Show
PS Move – Peter Dille Sr VP, Marketing & PSN. Traditional game & PS Move compatible can be shipped on same disc. Does that mean, there will be no price increase? Power is just as important as movement.
- Sorcery – Christian Busic. created specifically for PS Move. Spring 2011.
- Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11 – Head of Worldwide Development for EA Sports, Andrew Wilson. authentic sports motion. PSN update also available on PS Move demo disc.
- Hereos on the Move -
- Coca-Cola brand partnership – products will highlight PS Move & PS3. Consumers will have the opportunity to win prizes. Kevin Butler makes an epic appearance. “Gaming is having a ridiculously huge TV in a tiny 1-room apartment. Staying up til 3am to earn a trophy that isn’t real, but is. And it’s girls who know that the way to a man’s heart is through a melee attack.”
- available in europe 9/15. north america 9/19. japan 10/21. PS Move $49.99. Navi controller $29.99. Sports Champions Bundle includes PS Move controller, PS EYE & Sports Champions game $99.99. PS3 Sports Champions Move bundle includes, PS Move, PS EYE, Sports Champions game & PS3 $399.99. 15-20 PS Move titles available at launch plus more than 40 during holiday season.
- Socom 4, Time Crisis: Raising Sotrm, NBA 2K11, Ruse, Killzone 3, Singstar Dance, Echochrome 2 & Eyepet.
- Toy Story 3, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11, Heavy Rain, Resident Evil 5 Gold Edition will include software update to allow PS Move functionality.
- Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker launched last week.
- Invizimals – augmented reality using camera peripheral
- God of War: Ghost of Sparta
- Tron Evelution
- Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep
- Toy Story 3
- Ace Combat: Joint Assault
- UFC Unleashed 10
- The 3rd Birthday
- 70 new titles by December 2010
50 million registered accounts. The Tester season 2 casting begins 6/16. thetester.com. Season 2 airs in the fall. 7/1 video delivery service in Canada. E3 booth available on PSN.
Little Big Planet 2 – Alex Evans of Media Molecule. New character abilities, new creative tools and easier to share.
Mod Nation Racers
PS Plus – subscription service. Access to exclusive content, early demos & beta invites. Discounts on PSN store. $49.00 for year, $17.99 for 3 months. 3 months free. Users own content for the life of their subscription. Available this month.
EA Partnership – John Schappert. PS3 exclusives
- Medal of Honor. Greg Goodrich, Exec. Producer. Limited edition, including re-mastered high def Medal of Honor: Frontline game 10/12/10. exclusive tier 1 operator interviews at medalofhonor.com 6/28. multiplayer online beta 6/21.
- Dead Space 2. Steve Papoutsis, Executive Producer. Limited edition pack with Dead Space: Extraction
- Also Tiger Woods, Madden NFL, FIFA, Need for Speed
- Portal 2. Gabe Newell of Valve. Coming to PS3. Also with Steam participation. 2011
- Final Fantasy XIV Online.
- Mafia 2. 8/24. exclusive content. Hours of arcade style gameplay and new missions free.
- Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood. Exclusive missions. Multiplayer beta exclusively on PSN. 11/16/10.
- Gran Tourismo 5 launces 11/2 fully playable in 3D, both versions on 1 disc
- inFAMOUS 2 – infamousthegame.com. 2011.
- Twisted Metal. David Jaffee & Scott Campbell co-founders of East Sleep Play. 2011. PS3 exclusively. 16 player online death match plus 2 & 4 player split screen mode. NUKE game mode