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This is your last weekend to play the Resistance trilogy online


Trophy completionists, be warned
Apr 04
I vaguely recall Sony announcing that it would pull its servers for the Resistance trilogy on PlayStation 3 this year and it's happening soon. Real soon. Consider this your last chance to play those games online (including co... read

Online features for GT5, Resistance games being dropped


Too bad, so sad
Dec 27
Come 2014, Sony will be discontinuing online support for Gran Turismo 5, Resistance: Fall of Man, Resistance 2 and Resistance 3. Yes, that means that you'll no longer be able to play these games online; Sony is essential... read
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Why Insomniac decided against making Resistance 4


'[It] wasn't going to be the right game for us at that time,' says CEO
May 17
Although Insomniac Games finished its work on the Resistance series with Resistance 3, that didn't stop Burning Skies from happening, unfortunately. It's possible (plausible, even) that another studio will take on the franchi... read

Resistance Collection will be available early next month


Includes three games and downloadable content
Nov 20
Previously targeting a vague winter release, the Resistance Collection has now honed in on December 5, 2012 for its debut at retail. The $39.99, three-disc compilation comes with the PlayStation 3 trilogy plus downloadable co... read

Miss out on Resistance? PlayStation 3 collection incoming


Oct 04
As detailed on the PlayStation Blog, the Resistance Collection will combine all three of Insomniac's PlayStation 3 titles in one box when it releases later this winter for $39.99. Beyond the core games themselves, the Afterma... read

Sony has 'no definitive plans' for Resistance franchise


Jun 26
Like Resistance? I do, though it was never that big blockbuster franchise that I think Sony wanted it to be. It did well enough for them, and most of the games (not Resistance 2 or the Vita title) were pretty good. That said,... read

For a long time, Sony has wanted to bring the console experience to handheld devices, and the PlayStation Vita represents its most successful attempt to date, armed as it is with impressive visual capabilities and a wealth of... read feature


Last week, I went out and shot some gross aliens in Resistance: Burning Skies, the first honest-to-goodness FPS to hit the Playstation Vita. While there, I spoke with Nihilistic Games' Charles Henden, who's a gameplay programmer on the multiplayer portion of the game. It certainly looks like a promising title, but you don't have to take my word for it -- go read Abel's preview too. read feature

Resistance Trilogy exposed by Amazon


Apr 25
Amazon's French wing has spilled the beans on a new compilation coming from the Sony camp, Resistance Trilogy. It'll collect Insomniac's three PS3 shooters -- Resistance: Fall of Man, Resistance 2 and Resistance 3 -- in one s... read

With a relatively thin PlayStation 3 launch line-up, Resistance: Fall of Man was a saving grace for early adopters. Almost six years later, the Resistance franchise has gone on to be a critical mainstay for Sony's systems. Wi... read feature

Resistance: Burning Skies trailer showcases multiplayer


Apr 13
I am hugely looking forward to Resistance: Burning Skies. I'm eager to see just how good a first-person shooter feels on the PlayStation Vita, and Resistance is a good a series as any to take the first step.  The above ... read

Resistance: Burning Skies is coming to Vita in May


Feb 13
I don't think we've had quite enough PlayStation Vita-related posts up on the site today, so here's one more: Resistance: Burning Skies has been given a release date of May 29, 2012. This sticks out in my mind as one of the e... read

The DTOID Show: Wii-U madness and Pokémon Photoshops


Jan 27
Happy Friday, everyone! Hopefully you all tuned into our live show today and won an XBLA code for the latest Orcs Must Die! DLC, but if not, don't worry! There will be plenty more giveaways in the near future - and that's a ... read

Insomniac: 'We won't be making any more Resistances'


Jan 26
Damn, son. Just put it all out there. Insomniac CES Ted Price told VG247 how it would be from here on out, in the most direct way possible: "We won’t be making any more Resistances." Resistance 3 was easily the best of ... read

Black Friday: Target has some great deals


Nov 19
We are now officially less than a week away from the post-Turkey Day madness. If you're set on stopping by either Walmart or Best Buy I can't blame you for that. Here's why you should still give Target a chance though: $139.... read

Best Buy: Buy two select PS3 collections, save $20


Sep 26
Ever wanted to check out the Uncharted, Resistance or God of War series and are picking up the ICO and Shadow of the Colossus Collection tomorrow anyway? Well, this is a better time than any because if you stop into Best Buy ... read

The DTOID Show: Diablo III beta playthrough!


Sep 23
Okay, maybe not an entire playthrough - but hey, it's a guaranteed ten minutes! If you've been curious how the Diablo 3 beta is stacking up, Max led us through the first ten minutes of it today while I had a discus... read

Resistance has always been a bit of a strange series for the PlayStation 3. As an exclusive, it's always enjoyed added exposure and attention from press, but divisive opinions on its quality and the dated nature of its gamepl... read feature

Resistance 3 'Survival' DLC coming October 3


Sep 06
Resistance 3 hits PlayStation 3 today, and Sony's already on top of announcing the first DLC for Insomniac's first-person shooter. The "Survival" pack will be hitting the PlayStation Store on October 4, and will be bringing a... read

Freddie Wong's PS3 really DOES do everything!


Sep 04
Freddie Wong, special effects guru and maestro of magic and sunshine, has modified his PS3 to enable real 3D gaming. Equipped with a PlayStation Move inserted in a Sharp Shooter controller shell, Freddie takes to the streets... read

Playable for the first time in the good old U.S. of A, Resistance: Burning Skies brings the much-loved Insomniac shooter to Sony’s sexy little Vita. Developed by Nihilistic, Burning Skies is a brand new game in the seri... read feature

These Resistance 3 shots have a distinct lack of monsters


Aug 18
When I get given Resistance 3 shots, I want only one thing -- pictures of really gross Chimera, so I can look at them and say, "Eeww, those Chimera are really gross!"  Unfortunately, somebody at Sony felt we needed to lo... read

Resistance: Burning Skies screens emerge out of gamescom


Aug 18
At its gamescom press conference, Sony showed off the Nihilistic-developed Resistance: Burning Skies for PlayStation Vita for the first time. The demo looked good, and if you're a fan of Insomniac's franchise, it seems like i... read

Resistance: Burning Skies announces for PS Vita


Aug 16
At its gamescom press conference today, Sony revealed the Nihlistic-developed PS Vita title, Resistance: Burning Skies. Built in conjunction with help from Insomniac Games, the developer is calling it a "no compromises first-... read

MotorStorm game replaces Resistance 3 in PS 3D TV bundle


Aug 05
Remember that PlayStation 3D display that was announced during Sony's press conference at E3 this year? They told us that the 24", $499 set bundle would come with a pair of 3D glasses, an HDMI cable, and a copy of Resistance ... read

Resistance 3: Gone gold, day one patch, comes with demos


Aug 04
Would you like some fresh cut demos with your alien invasion shooter sequel? Well, you're getting it, like it or not. Lots of demos and other content are packed into Resistance 3, which Insomniac says has just gone gold. That... read

Get your Resistance 3 beta codes right here!


Aug 01
[Update: Contest over! Check your PMs to see if you got a code!] The Resistance 3 beta has begun, for those of you that bought SOCOM 4 new or are a PlayStation Plus member that is. Lucky for you we have ten codes to give out ... read

Insomniac launches web-based Global Resistance game


Jul 25
Insomniac Games has launched a browser-based game called Global Resistance. The title will tie-in to the upcoming Resistance 3, giving players the opportunity to garner a number of in-game rewards. Global Resistance has playe... read

Resistance 3 beta starts first week of August


Jul 22
At San Diego Comic-Con this week, Insomniac Games has confirmed that the multiplayer beta for Resistance 3 will kick off during the first week of August. Yup, that's only two weeks away. The beta will feature two modes -- Tea... read

New Destructoid Episode: 3DS Netflix, Popcap, and Aliens!


Jul 13
Ahoy, all! Or something. I really am totally out of cute ways to introduce the show in these silly, silly posts I do. Video game news! [fart noise] First, PopCap Games has been acquired by EA, for MILLIONS of dollars. Or pos... read

Resistance 3 demo this summer? Buy Battle: LA Blu-ray


Jul 11
If you're as hyped about Insomniac Games' upcoming Resistance 3 as I am, you might want to run out and buy the Blu-Ray for Battle: Los Angeles. The disc features a code that will allow you to download a demo of the upcoming s... read

PSN Pass discovered hiding in Resistance 3 (Update)


Jul 06
[Update: Sony has confirmed that the "Network Pass" is legitimate and will act the same way as previous online passes, making use of a one-time code to activate online functionality. I can now safely adopt my previously tenta... read






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