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Why Is It So Hard To Make Video Games For Kids?

“Daddy? DADDY!” I look up from my laptop. This video game was supposed to give me a precious 15 minute respite from the endless drudgery of parenthood. What the hell’s gone wrong now? Advertisement “DADDY WHAT I DO? “WHAT I DOOOOOO?” Advertisement It must be really hard to make a good video game for kids. I know this because to date, I have only played one good console game made for kids. That game is Super Mario 3D World on the Wii U. Super Mario 3D World. I’ll never forget introducing it to my 3-year-old. In the beginning it was frustrating as hell. He couldn’t do anything, kept throwing himself off the edge, shrieking like a deranged hyena. I walked away then. It hurt to watch. I made myself a nice cup of tea. A couple of weeks later, sipping a different cup of tea, my son had mastered the game with literally zero input from me, his father who writes about video games for a living. I still have no idea how he did it. Actually that’s an exaggeration. I have a rough READ FULL STORY AT KOTAKU!

DLC & Patches

You Can Pre-Load LittleBigPlanet 3 Update 1.25 on PS4 Ahead of Friday’s Launch

Launching on Friday, March 17, LittleBigPlanet 3 update 1.25 is 1.32GB and can now be pre-loaded on PlayStation 4. The LittleBigPlanet website explains: LittleBigPlanet Game Update 1.25 has begun rolling-out for some players today; is scheduled to go live on Friday March 17th at 12:01am GMT. What this means is that over the next three days, the update will become available to you all periodically but you won’t be able to install it until the time mentioned above. Meaning that once the install time of March 17th 12:01am GMT is here, you can all install the new update without having to wait for it to download and can begin playing together right away! After downloading the update, there will be a message in your Notifications that says, “Installable: 3/16/2017 8:00pm” (if you downloaded the US version of the patch). In response to a question about pre-loading the update, the LittleBigPlanet Twitter account said, “That’s a new thing! You can download the update early and install it at that time when the new update officially launches!” Here’s a look at the patch notes for update 1.25, which is coming to both PS4 and PS3 on Friday: New Feature – Genres Genres READ FULL STORY AT…

David Wise

Veteran Ex-Rare composer David Wise is to compose the Soundtrack for “Snake Pass”

Songsmith Behind the Donkey Kong Country Series, Diddy Kong Racing and Star Fox Adventures Lays Down the Beats for Sumo Digital’s Slithering Platforming Puzzle Caper. Press release: February 10th, 2017 – Sheffield, United Kingdom – Independent developer Sumo Digital, the studio behind AAA blockbusters Sonic & All-Stars Racing: Transformed, LittleBigPlanet 3 and the in-development Crackdown 3, today announced that veteran… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!

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PSA: Final Day to Get the January 2017 PlayStation Plus Free Games, February’s Go up Tomorrow

[embedded content] With tomorrow being the first Tuesday of the month, it means you only have a short time left before the January 2017 PlayStation Plus free games leave the Instant Game Collection. Here’s the PS+ titles expiring on February 6, which you can still grab through the PlayStation Stores in North America and Europe: Azkend 2: The World Beneath (PS4, PS Vita) Day of the Tentacle Remastered (PS4, PS Vita) The Swindle (PS4, PS3, PS Vita) This War of Mine: The Little Ones (PS4) Titan Souls (PS4, PS Vita) BlazeRush (PS3) As always, expect the games to rotate out early in the morning in Europe, and around 8am PT/11am ET in North America. Here’s what’s being added to the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection tomorrow, February 6, complete with their download size (according to the PlayStation Store), which doesn’t include the size of post-launch updates: LittleBigPlanet 3 is currently on version 1.23 (or higher), so expect the total download size to be much more than 11.4GB. Which February PS+ game will you be playing first? READ FULL STORY AT PLAYSTATIONLIFESTYLE!

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PlayStation Plus Games for February Announced: LittleBigPlanet 3 Leads the Pack

February 2017 PlayStation Plus Free Games Include LittleBigPlanet 3, Not a Hero

Thanks to a leak from Amazon, we know that two of the February 2017 PlayStation Plus free games are LittleBigPlanet 3 and Not a Hero. When the full lineup is confirmed by Sony a little later today, we’ll update this post. Here’s the games both leaving and entering the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection next week on Tuesday, February 7, in North America and Europe: Leaving the Instant Game Collection Azkend 2: The World Beneath (PS4, PS Vita) Day of the Tentacle Remastered (PS4, PS Vita) The Swindle (PS4, PS3, PS Vita) This War of Mine: The Little Ones (PS4) Titan Souls (PS4, PS Vita) BlazeRush (PS3) Entering the Instant Game Collection If you live in North America, Sony is offering lots of PlayStation 4 and PlayStation VR games in their latest round of PlayStation Plus Specials (offers end February 7). Are you excited for the February PS+ lineup? [Source: Amazon via Wario64] READ FULL STORY AT PLAYSTATIONLIFESTYLE!

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Rocket League Tops PlayStation Store’s Top Downloads of 2016

2016 was a fantastic year for games. It was arguably the greatest year ever for shooters, with the release of games like Overwatch, DOOM, Titanfall 2, Battlefield 1, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, Gears of War 4  …Read More The post Rocket League Tops PlayStation Store’s Top Downloads of 2016 by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

God Eater: Resurrection

This Week’s PSN Flash Sale Comes With Big Discounts on Tons of PS4, PS3 and PS Vita Games

Today Sony launched a new flash sale on the North American PlayStation Store, and there’s a lot to see. We get big discounts on The Order: 1886, Watch_Dogs, Killzone: Shadow Fall, LittleBigPlanet 3, God Eater: Resurrection and many more. You can check out the full line-up below, and head here to splurge.