Sunday, April 24, 2011

Megabits of news: weekly roundup

Megabits of Gaming trawls the web for the tastiest morsels of news, so you don't have to...

PS3 Network down
At time of writing, the PlayStation Network was down for the fourth successive day of "maintenance". The company confirmed that the outage - which has stopped millions of gamers from playing games online over the Easter weekend - was due to hackers.

The Cube coming to consoles
We're pretty smart here at Megabits... so our seemingly random article about great TV gameshows that should make an appearance on our consoles now seems fairly astute following news that quiz show The Cube is to be developed.

360 & PS3 successors some way off
New consoles unlikely until 2014 for Microsoft and Sony, apparently.

Experia Play hands-on
The Guardian's Games Blog puts Sony's new smartphone, Xperia Play, through its paces.