Whether you loved the franchise that came before, or are new to the whole experience, Twisted Metal is most definitely the game for you if you like car combat destruction and co-op gaming mayhem. This game returns with the same over the top destroy-or-be-destroyed spirit that the previous games were loved for. More importantly, it also has brand new features and graphics that prove that this title deserved a comeback.
The story of Commander Shepard is drawing to a close and everyone is wondering if Mass Effect 3 will live up to the hype and make the Mass Effect series one of the best role playing series available for the Playstation 3. For anyone who has played Mass Effect and Mass Effect 2, this installment is shaped by the decisions that you made when completing the previous games. You battle as Commander Shepard across the galaxy in many locations including the salarian homeworld Sur'Kesh, the asari homeworld Thessia, the turian homeworld Palaven and the quarian homeworld Rannoch.
Are you bored of the same type of shooter and sport games for the Playstation 3? Looking for something completely different? Catherine is an action adventure game for the Playstation 3 that is so unique, there is nothing else to compare it to. It is a really unusual game that mixes real life with a nightmarish alternate reality that keeps tensions high throughout gameplay. You play this game as Vincent, a 32-year old man that has been avoiding long-term commitment for his whole life. When his girlfriend Katherine sits him down for "the talk", he panics and seeks advice over drinks with his friends. That night, he meets drop-dead gorgeous Catherine, who sends his life into a whirlwind.
Are you a fan of the Uncharted series for Playstation 3? If you like action adventure games and you haven't yet experienced this series then you are seriously missing out. Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception is the most impressive and exhilarating addition to the series yet. This installment finds globetrotting adventurer Nathan Drake facing his toughest mission so far- tracking down the the fabled Atlantis of the Sands. The search takes Drake into the heart of the Arabian Desert where he discovers that he is in dangerous race against a covert organization.
Do you like football gaming? If you’ve never played Madden NFL, or you have enjoyed other versions, then you’ll be glad to see the 2011 version of this game hit the Playstation 3. This is the 22nd version of the classic EA sports football game. It features athlete like Drew Brees who is Super Bowl XLIV MVP and quarterback for the New Orleans Saints. This game incorporates a blend of simpler, quicker and more enhanced features that streamline the gameplay without sacrificing the classic features that you have come to love from previous versions.
Every year, the expectations for this game grows and every year Electronic Arts deliver with a game that is so much better than the previous version. This year is no different with the FIFA Soccer series expanding further than ever before. FIFA has changed a lot with FIFA Soccer 12 and everything from the gameplay to the graphics has been reinvented. If you think you were a master of previous versions of FIFA, then that knowledge won't help you now because you'll have to adapt to a new way of playing. Everything from tackling to jockeying is different. Not everyone will like this at first but it definitely does freshen things up and makes gameplay much more exciting.
Final Fantasy is one of the most popular Japanese role-playing games in the world. This series is so popular that it also spawned anime and movie series. The game franchise has been a huge commercial and critical success. It is the bestselling video game franchise and has sold more than 97 million games to date. The game series also hold seven Guinness World Records in the Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition 2008. As you can tell, Final Fantasy is easily one of the most recognizable names in the video game world.
Have you been looking forward to Batman: Arkham City as much as I have? Arkham City is the sequel to the fantastic game Batman: Arkham Asylum. After anticipating its release for the Playstation 3 for so long, can Arkham City live up to the hype? I was a bit fearful that this game was up against too many high expectations but miraculously, it has come out on top. It's hard to believe but this sequel is just as good as Arkham Asylum, I'd say even better.
Did you love the blockbuster movie Captain America? Or have you been a fan of the comic books from before the movie was ever envisaged? If you're a fan of the super soldier in any shape or form then you'll love stepping into his universe with the video game Captain America: Super Soldier for the Playstation 3. There is an all-new storyline for this game so you don't have to play through the storyline you already know. There are similarities though, so the characters are parts of the timeline will be familiar.
Are you on the hunt for a detective game with a difference for your Playstation 3? L.A Noire is a single player detective game that is set on the infamous streets and in the smoke filled back rooms of a post-war Los Angeles. When you play this game you will get a feeling that you are watching a classic noire film. L.A Noire brings out the iconic look and feel of the post-war ear to life and adds amazing graphics to it which makes the game look seriously different from anything else you’ve played.
In this game you play Detective Cole Phelps who is dragged into an L.A drowning in violence and corruption. The creators of this game have used a new technology to capture the actor’s facial performance in astonishing detail which adds to the game’s cinematic look.
Is Mortal Kombat a game that fills you with nostalgic memories? This game has really lasted the test of time which is a real credit it. Mortal Kombat has been one of the best fighting games ever. It has no real storyline, just one fight after another. It was so popular that many clones of the game started appearing on the market for various consoles. I used to spend hours and hours playing this game with my friends. But sadly, after some time the graphics were getting a bit old and gameplay became a bit stale. That doesn’t stop me wanting another dose of this game for my Playstation 3 though.
Were you a fan of the bestselling video game Infamous? The long awaited sequel has finally arrived. Infamous 2 is a single player game made exclusively for the PlayStation 3. I was pleasantly surprised to find that the sequel is even even better than the original. It is an immersive adventure game that offers a powerful, emotional and visceral take on being a superhero and the choices that you have to make when you are given superpowers.
Looking for a popular shooter game for your PS3? Killzone 3 is the third entry in the first person shooter series which has been released exclusively for the PlayStation 3. The graphics and gameplay of Killzone 3 fully integrated into the PlayStation Move system during the gameplay. In this game you continue the fight as part of a futuristic special ops team against the terribly tough Helghast Empire. This game also introduces you to the Helghan culture, you will come to know about their rabid nature, you will also discover their weaknesses
MAG is a massive multiplayer online first person shooter game that has lots of unique features which makes it unique from a lot of different games currently available in the market. This game is exclusive to the PlayStation 3 gaming console. It allows up to 256 players aligned with different private military corporations to battle each other at the same time in a global battlefield. In this game you engage in a campaign and mission play that elevates you character’s rank from a lowly grunt to all the way up through the intricate command structure of the in-game officer corp.
Did you enjoy Assassin’s Creed? Assassin’s Creed II is the sequel of the widely popular game- Assassin’s Creed. Assassin’s Creed was so popular that it left a lot of gaming enthusiasts eagerly awaiting the sequel. I can safely say that they won’t be disappointed with this game. The first thing that you'll notice about this game is that it is huge and it is stylish. It has all the things that you loved in the first game yet it corrects many minor annoyances that were present in the first game. Assassin’s creed II has evolved from the ill-defined action game to a full featured open world experience. Almost everything in the game from the monetary system to buying weapons has been improved.
Do you love watching crime and thriller TV shows? Want to try solving a crime yourself? Heavy Rain is an action adventure game which is interactive and single player only. In this game every decision you make influences the story of the game which is a quest to catch a killer before he strikes again. This game features a complex and dark storyline which is meant for mature audiences only. A notable features of this game is the ending, which is not fixed, it depends on how you play the game and what decisions you take.
Portal 1 was extremely popular because of unique gameplay, a humorous storyline and challenging physics. It was also short yet extremely fun to play. The announcement and the launch of Portal 2 for Playstation 3 were very well received because of the popularity of the first game. But does this game live up the expectations of the people or is it just hype?
I was extremely excited about trying out Portal 2 and I am very happy to say that I was not disappointed. The game is just perfect. The world is bigger, the story is even more interesting this time around and there is some nice character development happening in this game.
The Nintendo Wii might have been the first horse to bolt from the stable but it’s not going to be the one that wins the race. Most hardcore gamers have stayed away from this kid’s console because the games were too easy or the graphics too childish. Now at last they can get in on the motion gaming action, with PlayStation Move the world’s most accurate motion gaming experience. Billed as the most immersive gaming experience ever, capable of a 720p video output, motion gaming on the PS3 is truly HD.
If you’re a fan of the original God of War games or Uncharted 2 then you will absolutely love, and be blow away by God of War 3 for Playstation 3. God of War 3 is simply breathtaking, as epic as a big screen blockbuster movie, where you get to play the leading role of Kratos, a former captain in the Spartan army and fallen God of War that now sets out to kill Zeus, the ruler of Mount Olympus. The storyline is complex and incredibly enjoyable, with plenty of mythological monsters and selections of weapons to kill them with.
Finally Gran Turismo has returned with the fifth instalment of the award winning simulation racing game. Gran Turismo 5 has cutting edge graphics, is available only on the Playstion 3 console and is the most comprehensive racing experience ever. With a collection of over 1,000 realistic cars, robust online racing and community features and just about every style of racing imaginable on real-life tracks, GT5 was worth the wait.
Feeling creative? In LittleBigPlanet, every element from your character to the game world is geared towards your personal creation and adaptation of the game. LittleBigPlanet could be loosely described as a platform game but in reality it is very much its own game. In LittleBigPlanet you become Sackboy, who you amend and customize to reflect your own game persona. In the game every level of the story mode is beautifully thought out and impressively designed that it is really fun to play by yourself and/or friends.
In Batman: Arkham Asylum you are the Dark Knight himself trapped in Gotham City’s Asylum for the criminally insane. In this single player third person game the basic plot is you have to stop the joker and in trying to do this you must defeat many of Batman’s familiar villains in the process.
Demon’s Souls is a game which separates the wheat from the chaff. When I say that this game is extremely challenging and tough, I mean it. If you're looking for a quick fix RPG then look elsewhere, Demon’s Souls is most definitely for the committed only. Why should you make the commitment you ask?
Are you an action and adventure fan? Finally available on the Playstation 3, the God of War Collection is the game every Playstation fan should own.
The God of War Collection features both Playstation 2 stalwart classics, God of War and God of War II now remastered to HD 720p for play on the PS3. This means old school fans of the series to reengage with the game and allows the uninitiated to discover these games action and puzzle-solving by taking on the gods ruling the world of ancient Greek mythology.
Welcome to Borderlands. This game will envelop you into a world of strange creatures with plenty of quests and enemies to overpower. This game takes place on planet Pandora where you are in search of a mysterious alien vault.
By now, everyone is familiar with Guitar Hero but now the perfect game for DJs has arrived. Similar to guitar hero in its gameplay, DJ Hero will have you entertained for hours on end. DJ Hero has countless songs for you to master from David Bowie, Daft Punk and 50 Cent to Jay-Z and MIA.
Our favorite hero Nathan Drake has returned for another adventure. Uncharted 2: Among Thieves finds Drake two years later attempting to solve the mystery of Marco Polo's final voyage.
Uncharted: Drake's fortune was reported by Play magazine to be "The Single most breathtaking game ever created." It's an action adventure game created by Naughty Dog which follows the journey of Nathan Drake as he tries to discover the lost treasure of El Dorado.
Whether you're the type of gamer that waits for the lads to come round to play some football on your Playstation or the kind that puts their time and effort into tournaments and achievements, the newest addition to the Fifa catalogue has endless appeal and offers hours of quality football simulation.
We all know that Fifa gets better and better every year and Fifa 2009 is no exception. The most customizable game yet, Fifa 09 allows you to create your own players and test your football ability over a four season campaign. It is now more challenging than ever because you can’t just hold down the dash button to defeat the defenders, it takes much more skill. You can work on and develop all your skills from shooting, positioning, passing, marking and you must do so to be top of this game. The best thing about playing Fifa these days is the ability to play with people all over the world right from the comfort of your own home. If you want to practice to beat all your challengers, there are plenty of teams and leagues to keep you busy for hours on end.
Over the years, Metal Gear Solid has built up quite a following. Fans are not going to be disappointed with Hideo Kojma’s finale to the Solid Snake story. Metal Gear Solid 4 is one of those games where the ending is fantastic but you’re heartbroken it’s over because the ride was so good. There are new plotlines as well as old ends being tied up, old friends and enemies - it’s exhilarating for long time fans! New players won’t be disappointed though as there are tons of weapons and amazing visuals. MGS4 takes place in 2014, 5 years after the incident at Big Shell portrayed in Metal Gear Solid 2. Old Snake, the terminally ill greying hero is called back into action one last time. He must use his stealth and skills to hunt down his genetically-engineered twin brother and nemesis- Liquid Snake who is a powerful warlord now in charge of many Private Military Companies.
It's the game we've all been waiting for (but I have mine already!) and jaysus was it worth the wait! I'm actually surprised I have time to write this. I took a few days off work just to play this game! GTA 4 is without a doubt the best PS3 game ever
I don't know about you, but I have spent countless hours over the years playing Grand Turismo. GT was the first game to really kick off the whole "touring" and season gameplay. Grand Turismo is well known for pushing the boundaries with it's use of graphics and this one goes even further than ever thought possible, pushing the PS3 to it's limits...