This is just a heads up for those of you thinking you're just going to turn on your PlayStation 3 and hop online after today's maintenance -- prepare to have to apply an update first. System software version 3.50 is available now, and will add support for Blu-ray 3D disc playback, but that's not all.
Also, obnoxious online players beware, because a new "Grief reporting" functionality has been built into the platform now. Directly from the XrossMediaBar, you'll be able to report obnoxious users for sending spam messages or other general forms of harassment. So get to it.
The 5.1.0-11U update has been released for the 3DS, which essentially does nothing other than fix the faulty update that was launched late last month. I had no issues myself, but a lot of people were reporting that their unit...more
The above video has been making the rounds straight from Nintendo, showing off the new and improved system load times for the Wii U April update. The demonstration shows off the astronomical difference (like 15 seconds per t...more
[Update: please be sure and heed the warnings in this Reddit post, as many people have encountered major errors after the patch -- specifically, your system icon will break, leaving you unable to fully fix the update. If your...more