Sony Computer Entertainment America previewed an extensive software line up for its PlayStation platforms for the second half of 2007 and early 2008 at a media event in San Diego today.
More than 30 games for PLAYSTATION 3 computer entertainment system, including a first-party lineup of over ten announced titles, were shown during the event, along with a full library of games and services for PSP handheld entertainment system, PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system and PLAYSTATION Network.
Key first-party PS3 titles unveiled and demonstrated included: Warhawk, Uncharted: Drake's Fortune, SOCOM: Confrontation, Heavenly Sword, Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction, Folklore, THE EYE OF JUDGMENT and SingStar. In addition, the buzz of March's Game Developers Conference, LittleBigPlanet, was also on hand.
SCEA also gave event attendees access to key third-party titles including John Woo Presents Strangehold from Midway, a game that will take full advantage of the massive storage capacity of the Blu-ray disc format by offering a game and a movie, John Woo's "Hard Boiled," on the same disc. Other gameplay stations featured titles from 2KGames, Capcom, Tecmo, Sierra Entertainment SEGA and Konami.
Additional games and services will be available for PS3 system owners through the PLAYSTATION Network. Attendees got their first hands-on experience with the PLAYSTATION Network service Home, a 3D avatar-based community that serves as a meeting place for PS3 users around the world. PLAYSTATION Network games highlighted at the event included PAIN and Calling All Cars.
Sixteen exclusive titles for PSP from first and third parties were also unveiled at the event, ranging from Syphon Filter: Logan's Shadow to God of War: Chains of Olympus and SOCOM:U.S. Navy SEALs Tactical Strike.