Good morning, dear reader! You've got a lot to catch up on: "PlayStation Move" is official name of motion controller We touched it: PlayStation Move from every angle Interview: Sony's Scott Rohde on PlayStation Move %Gallery-87963% That's it, you ask? Oh, no -- wait till you see what...

March 11th 2010 at 10:05am 0 Comments
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Even the not-so-keen-eyed observer has probably noticed by now that the PlayStation Move's logo doesn't really look like a letter "M." That's because it's a letter "A," as in "Arc," the name which, according to multiple Sony sources who wished to remain anonymous, is what the peripheral was to be c...

March 11th 2010 at 12:40am 0 Comments
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digg_url = 'http://digg.com/playstation/PlayStation_Move_is_official_name_of_motion_controller'; Though you guys had some bold, provocative ideas for what the heretofore unnamed "PlayStation Motion Controller" should be called, Sony has just squelched your creativity during its GDC event by givin...

March 10th 2010 at 7:14pm 0 Comments
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Sony will announce the "official" name for its PlayStation Motion Controller during its main event tonight (7PM ET) at GDC. In the meantime, let's play a game! According to our source, the official name for the device is one of the choices in the poll below -- we're not going to tell you which one...

March 10th 2010 at 4:20pm 0 Comments
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Another candidate has been added to the list of potential names for Sony's motion controller. Yesterday, Sony filed a European trademark, for use with a control device, for "PlayStation Move." It sounds fitting for a motion controller! (It's application number 008936544 in the European trademark dat...

March 10th 2010 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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Much like the star it's named for, it seems the Tiger Woods PGA Tour franchise isn't adverse to trying new things. EA has announced that the next iteration, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11, will support the PlayStation Move motion controller to "give gamers an authentic interactive swing experience." There...

March 9th 2010 at 1:57pm 0 Comments
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[Hobby Search] Konami has filed a Japanese trademark for something called "Gradius Arc." The "Gradius" part is easy enough to parse -- Konami's long-running series of horizontal shooters, last seen in the form of WiiWare's Gradius ReBirth -- but the "Arc" leads us to one particularly fanciful hypot...

March 3rd 2010 at 1:30am 0 Comments
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Another round of evidence suggesting that Sony will call its ball-and-stick thingamabob "PlayStation Arc": A Japanese trademark for the name has been spotted by Siliconera. The "Arc" name has seen rumored since the beginning of the year -- and has been dropped by execs like THQ boss Brian Farrell....

March 2nd 2010 at 12:40pm 0 Comments
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Quantic Dream's Heavy Rain is hitting store shelves next week, and it may be the last game of its kind from director David Cage. Speaking with Eurogamer, Cage revealed "that Heavy Rain is the end of my personal trilogy trying to tell the same type of stories with serial killers and stuff, in the th...

February 17th 2010 at 8:15pm 0 Comments
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The latest salvo of announcements for panels and presentations taking place at the Game Developers Conference was recently launched, revealing sessions focusing on a wide range of topics. Said topics include OnLive, Shadow Complex, the Smithsonian's admittance of video games, Blizzard's philosophy...

February 16th 2010 at 1:02pm 0 Comments
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Just to prove we're willing to go the extra mile for you here at Joystiq, we taught ourselves Norwegian just to bring you the latest from David Cage's interview with Norwegian publication Dagbladet. Sadly, Mr. Cage's answers were not in Norwegian, meaning we wasted $8,000 and what our instructor Jo...

February 12th 2010 at 9:07am 0 Comments
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In a recent interview with GamesIndustry.biz, Jamie MacDonald, former Vice President of Sony Worldwide Studios (the company responsible for EyeToy), gave out a few pointers to Sony and Microsoft regarding their respective motion controllers. MacDonald warned that gamers are expecting more from the...

February 8th 2010 at 10:00pm 0 Comments