Friday, October 12, 2012

Megabits of News: Weekly Roundup (w/e 12 Oct)

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ToeJam & Earl are coming back to earth
After years of absence, alien rappers ToeJam & Earl are crash-landing back to Earth on Xbox Live Arcade and the PlayStation Network in November. As part of the SEGA vintage collection, both ToeJam & Earl and ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron will be available for players who remember the early 90’s to reminisce once more.
Via VG247

UK now homes more than 5m PS3 owners
Sony has announced that more than 5m PlayStation 3 consoles have been sold in the UK. The group reached the milestone on 28 September following the launch of the newly designed 500GB PS3.

Downloadable street racing comes to Sleeping Dogs
Sleeping Dogs fans are being given the opportunity to compete in extra races on road and across the sea with new downloadable content (DLC). Square Enix announced that on 16 October, the 'Street Racer' DLC pack will be available on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC via Steam.
Via Joystiq

PES for PS2, PSP an Wii gets release date
Release dates for PES 2013 have been announced by Konami. The football title will be available on PS2 and PSP on 25 October  in Europe, while Wii owners will be able to start playing from 15 November in Europe. The 3DS launch date for PES 2013 is yet to be confirmed.

Rayman Legends misses the Wii U bus
Rayman Legends will not be released with the launch of the Wii U on 30 November with the title earmarked to hit the shelves in the in the first quarter of the New Year.