New ‘Greatest Hits’ Titles for the PS3 Available June 16

May 28, 2009

New ‘Greatest Hits’ Titles for the PLAYSTATION
3 System Available June 16

Best-Selling Games from Both SCEA and its
Publishing Partners to be Offered at Great Value to PS3 system Owners

Sony Computer Entertainment America today
announced that six best-selling titles have been added to the “Greatest Hits”
library for the PLAYSTATION®3 (PS3™) computer entertainment system. Starting
June 16, the following games, representing some of the most popular hits on the
platform, will be available for $29.99 MSRP: Army of Two, Battlefield: Bad
Company, Devil May Cry 4, Gran Turismo® 5 Prologue, Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of
the Patriots, and Ratchet & Clank® Future: Tools of Destruction.

This is the second set of PS3 games to reach
“Greatest Hits” status, and they showcase some of the platform’s best-selling
titles across a broad range of genres, including first-person shooter,
platforming, racing, and action/adventure.

“Games deemed ‘Greatest Hits’ have reached a
significant sales threshold. This latest selection features several critically
acclaimed titles, including Gran Turismo 5 Prologue and Metal Gear Solid 4,
which represent the high caliber of quality software that is available on the
PS3 system,” said Scott A. Steinberg, vice president, product marketing, SCEA.
“We’re looking forward to making this group of best sellers even more accessible
to consumers, while we continue to deliver more value to the overall PS3
platform.”

About the “Greatest Hits” Titles:

  • Army of Two (Electronic Arts) –
    Fight along side a teammate to become the deadliest TWO man military outfit a
    government can buy. To survive, players must bring down a vast Private
    Military Corporation conspiracy – where the good guys and the bad guys are one
    and the same. Rating: “M” for Mature

  • Battlefield: Bad Company
    (Electronic Arts) – Set in the near future, the Battlefield: Bad Company
    single-player campaign drops gamers behind enemy lines as part of a squad of
    four soldiers – risking it all to go AWOL on a personal quest. Rating: “T” for
    Teen

  • Devil May Cry 4 (Capcom) –Devil
    May Cry 4 immerses gamers in a gothic supernatural world, where a new
    protagonist clashes with a familiar hero. As the new leading man, Nero,
    players will unleash incredible attacks and non-stop combos using a unique new
    gameplay mechanic, his powerful “Devil Bringer” arm. Rating: “M” for Mature

  • Gran Turismo® 5 Prologue (Sony
    Computer Entertainment) – With more than 50 million units shipped worldwide,
    Gran Turismo is the world’s most popular racing franchise. Developed by
    Polyphony Digital, Inc, Gran Turismo 5 Prologue sets the standard for
    unprecedented realism in the racing category with its quality of design and
    physics technology. Players can race, either online or offline, more than 70
    meticulously detailed vehicles on tracks from around the world. Rating: “E”
    for Everyone

  • Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the
    Patriots (Konami) – is the final chapter in the saga of Solid Snake which
    sends him around the world in pursuit of his arch nemesis, Liquid Ocelot. In
    his final mission, Snake must sneak deep into enemy locations in the Middle
    East, South America, and other corners of the earth to foil Liquid Ocelot
    plans for total world domination. Rating: “M” for Mature

  • Ratchet & Clank® Future: Tools of
    Destruction (Sony Computer Entertainment) – An orphan of the universe, Ratchet
    has never known anything of his Lombax origins. When an alien tyrant, driven
    by an unexplainable hatred for Lombaxes attacks Ratchet and Clank’s home, the
    two heroes are thrust into an epic adventure where they discover that
    Ratchet’s past is the key to the galaxy’s future. Rating: “E 10+” for Everyone
    10 and older