FCC documents originally believed to have revealed that the PSP Go had a 480MHz processor -- over 40% more
than the PSP (1000-3000) -- were actually talking about another part of
the device ... the USB. Sony Computer Entertainment has stated that
those extra megahertz are being used to clock the USB transfer and not the CPU.
the PSP first launched, did you suspect its games would ever look so
good? A few years into the console's life, we're seeing a new
generation of graphics on the system. Namco Bandai is really pushing
the PSP envelope with Soulcalibur: Broken Destiny. The
character models look convincing, many of them featuring the special
"bounce" that gamers have come to expect. Destructible environments
also return ... but in limited fashion. Watch the videos, and you too
will be shocked!
Originally released on PlayStation 2 back in May of 2004, Way of the Samurai 2 hit American shores by way of Japanese megapublisher Capcom. After bringing the first in the series to Japanese PSPs last year, the game's developer, Spike, recently announced in Famitsu that it'll be porting the sequel to the handheld.
while the PSP is region-free, we doubt it'll come with an English
language choice for those of you interested in living out your dreams
of roaming the Japanese countryside, fighting injustice at every turn.
And though we asked Capcom for comment on an American release,
considering ... Read more »
Koei has announced that the PSP distillation of its latest large-scale
infantry combat themed console game will arrive in the US on August 25.
Warriors Orochi 2 -- which, like a Reese's Peanut Butter Cup of historic Asian warfare, features characters from Dynasty Warriors and Samurai Warriors -- will ring in at $29.99.
game boasts a whopping 96 playable characters, two of which are new to
this handheld incarnation. New game modes are also called for,
including one which pits heroes versus heroes (sans armies) for close
combat, tag-team scuffles. We're hopeful that Koei will have better
luck in its attempts to break the 100 character mark with the
inevitable Warriors Orochi 3.