Archive for May, 2011

Hail, travelers, I bring good tidings. PSN has been resurrected with rewards aplenty for its jilted customers. Again I refer you folks to this timeline for the full scoop on the PSN Armageddon. A brief commentary on the offered games.

Here’s the list from the horse’s mouth.

PS3 users can select TWO of the following games:

Dead Nation
Super Stardust HD
Wipeout HD + Fury

PSP users can also select TWO from the following list:

ModNation Racers
Pursuit Force
Killzone Liberation

Here’s my problem with it. I own Dead Nation, inFAMOUS and LittleBigPlanet. I do not care about Super Stardust HD or Wipeout HD. But if you own the games? Tough luck. During the Xbox Live service outages, Microsoft offered its customers the downloadable game Undertow, but if the customers owned the game already, they received its value in Microsoft Points. Sony is not doing the same, in what I feel is a pretty idiotic move. Sony’s response? “Sorry.”

So there’s the PSN thing. Seems like it is wrapped up for the most part. I will keep you folks in the loop.

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