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Grab your popcorn! Film-focused game studio Brash has inked a deal with the Folklore and Genji devs at Game Republic for a game based on, you guessed it, an upcoming Hollywood movie. The announcement follows Brash's recent critically-panned game adaptation of Jumper, as well as confirmed plans by t...

March 12th 2008 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Savior of stingy spenders and bane of box art, the budget lineup, is set to incorporate several PlayStation 3 titles in Japan next month. IGN reports that the official "PlayStation 3 the Best" branding will highlight familiar titles at friendlier prices, with Resistance: Fall of Man, FolksSoul (aka...

February 4th 2008 at 1:25pm 0 Comments
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It's pretty safe to say at this point the team behind Folklore is quite happy to keep adding extra content and value to their game through downloadable content. This week the PlayStation Store gets another serving of Folklore content with the "Nightmares" and "Visions of the Tower" packs. Of course...

January 31st 2008 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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Who knew the PS3 exclusive adventure Folklore would have so much downloadable content? New costumes and quests were available for fans of Game Republic's adventure for the past few months. However, it's finally coming to an end. Download packs #5 and #6 are on the way, and they promise to reveal so...

January 30th 2008 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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Downloadable content for games released a few months ago is cool. Folklore has taken this idea and sprinted through a marathon -- it's had so much extra stuff available since the game launched! This is something much cooler though. Imagine designing your own monster and having it featured in the gam...

January 25th 2008 at 10:30am 0 Comments
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We all knew that Coded Soul was going to be related to Folklore (aka FolksSoul in Asia). But, we were still surprised to see so many creatures return from the PS3 adventure for this PSP-exclusive RPG. The Japanese official website has been updated, and those that played Folklore will be pleasantly...

January 18th 2008 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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This week PSN Thursday brings us a demo (and update) for frenetic shooter Super Stardust HD, along with the Folklore expansion packs and the demo to the game that if you're a games reviewer might just cause you to lose your job. For those who need to get a little nostalgic with PlayStation's origin...

January 11th 2008 at 1:00am 0 Comments
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The developers of Folklore are really going carpe diem with the downloadable content, which keeps the sleeper title in our faces and compels us to keep writing about it. The game that can be described simply as "Pokémon for adults" is getting two new add-on packs in the near future on the Pl...

January 8th 2008 at 6:30pm 0 Comments
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American Folklore fans will soon be catching up with their European brethren as two new add-on packs will soon be released. Already available on the European PSN Store, these expansions each add a number of new quests along with a new folk and costume to collect. Priced at $3.99 each, or $5.99 for...

January 8th 2008 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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This week's batch of PlayStation Network content is pretty massive - "our biggest ever," according to the official US PlayStation blog. There's a catch, of course, in that PSN will not be updated next Thursday (also known as Christmas Eve). Enough pouting, let's open our presents a week early!Warha...

December 20th 2007 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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With just a few days before Christmas, Game Republic and SCEA are getting in the holiday spirit by offering a free Folklore add-on pack this week. The free download via the PlayStation Store includes two new winter-themed outfits for Ellen and Keats, a new quest called "Holy Night Visitor" for Keat...

December 19th 2007 at 11:00pm 0 Comments
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This Thursday's PSN update brings a new holiday-themed Folklore add-on pack at the festive price of free. The PlayStation Blog says that both protagonists Ellen and Keats will receive holiday outfits, with Ellen getting a snow-bunny outfit and Keats a white trenchcoat with reindeer sweater.Keats wi...

December 19th 2007 at 9:00pm 0 Comments