We told you yesterday about the planned maintenance for the PlayStation Network for next week. Gamers are still waiting to hear when the PS Store will be back up and running so they can redeem their free games which Sony have offered. But we do have news of some PSN Welcome Back Package events which have been revealed by Sony.
CVG are reporting there are a number of competitions and tournaments amongst the planned events announced by Sony. These include some of the consoles biggest games like Killzone 3 and MotorStorm Apocalypse.
The company posted on the PlayStation Blog and said “It’s been a turbulent time over the past few weeks”, and finished by saying “We love online gaming, and we’re seriously glad to have it back.” Sometime during the summer there will be a Killzone 3 live event which will see you fight for your country against the EU PlayStation Community Team. There are prizes promised and more details will be available soon.
Another event is the MotorStorm Apocalyptic War where players will compete against Stormers from across Europe; this is being held next month. For more details hit the link above. Will you be taking part in any of the events?
Also See: PS4 5.50 update notes for March 8