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Encyclopedia > PSM3
PSM3
Editor Daniel Dawkins
Categories Gaming
Frequency Monthly
Publisher Future Publishing
First issue August 2000 (Current Issue - 99)
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Website www.psm3mag.com

PSM3 (short for PlayStation 3 Magazine) is a video game magazine specialising in all Sony video game consoles and handheld gaming platforms. PSM3 is published by Future Publishing, a UK-based publishing company. Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Future Publishing (FTSE:FUTR) is a magazine publishing company based in Bath, UK. Future Publishing employs more than 1,500 people worldwide, and is one of the largest publishing houses in the UK. It is responsible for publishing over 150 magazines, in the UK, US, France and Italy. ... A video game magazine is a magazine that talks about video games on PC, other computers or video game consoles. ... Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc. ... Game console redirects here. ... A handheld game console is a lightweight, portable electronic machine for playing video games. ... Future Publishing (FTSE:FUTR) is a magazine publishing company based in Bath, UK. Future Publishing employs more than 1,500 people worldwide, and is one of the largest publishing houses in the UK. It is responsible for publishing over 150 magazines, in the UK, US, France and Italy. ...


The magazine launched in August 2000 under the name PSM2 and quickly became one of the most popular unofficial PlayStation magazines on the market. 2000 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December This is a timeline for events in August, 2000. ...


It has since changed its name to PSM3, focusing more on Sony's PlayStation 3, but still covering PlayStation Portable and PlayStation 2. The PlayStation 3 , trademarked PLAYSTATION®3,[3] commonly abbreviated PS3) is the third home video game console produced by Sony Computer Entertainment; successor to the PlayStation 2. ... The PlayStation Portable (officially abbreviated PSP)[6] is a handheld game console manufactured and marketed by Sony Computer Entertainment. ... PS2 redirects here. ...

Contents

Magazine team

PSM3 team as of September 2007
Member Position Specialist in
Daniel Dawkins Editor Adventure
Nathan Irvine Reviews Editor Sports
David Cook Production Editor Arcade
Milford Coppock Art Editor Retro
Richard Broughton Deputy Art Editor Action
Andy Kelly Staff Writer RPGs

PSM3 also has a number of regular freelance contributors, including writers from Edge, PC Gamer and NME. Mobile phone technology: Enhanced Data Rates for GSM Evolution Processor technology: Explicit Data Graph Execution Biology: Evolutionarily Distinct and Globally Endangered Category: ... PC Gamer is a magazine founded in 1993 devoted to PC gaming and published monthly by Future Publishing. ... For other uses, see NME (disambiguation). ...


DVD

PSM3's cover disc is popular with readers because of its reviews. Each month the writers record a commentary - much like a director's commentary or a podcast - over footage of recently-released games. A podcast is a series of digital-media files which are distributed over the Internet using syndication feeds for playback on portable media players and computers. ...


In 2007 PSM3 released a double sided disc. One side is the regular DVD and the other side consists of high definition trailers of new games as well as screenshots and game saves, all of which can be transferred to a personal computer or PlayStation 3.


Blog

PSM3 have been running a blog since the middle of 2006. Initially it was run independently, but in early 2007 it became part of the CVG network, along with other Future games magazines including Xbox World. XBox World is a British Xbox and Xbox 360 magazine published by Future Publishing. ...


The PlayStation 3 Video

In 2006, through their blog, the PSM3 team released YouTube videos of PlayStation 3 being used in a non-controlled environment. The videos garnered a vast amount of hits and were some of the most-viewed on the entirety of the YouTube website. Sony quickly removed the footage but it had since been re-hosted by hundreds of other users. The blog was also noteworthy during PS3's Japanese launch - one of the freelance writers, Joel Snape, was in the queue at the Asobits store in Akihabara and blogged live using his laptop. He was second in line and was the second person in the world to buy a PS3 commercially. Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The PlayStation 3 , trademarked PLAYSTATION®3,[3] commonly abbreviated PS3) is the third home video game console produced by Sony Computer Entertainment; successor to the PlayStation 2. ... Akihabara in 2007 Akihabara ), also known as Akihabara Electric Town ), is a neighborhood in Tokyo, Japan. ...


Podcasts

On June 21st 2007 PSM3 announced they would be releasing a podcast and posted a message on their blog saying that they wanted suggestions for topics of discussion. The release of the first podcast was highly praised by readers and this led to a second podcast (released on 31st July 2007). Again, readers were given the chance to put forward questions. Both of the podcasts have been over an hour in length. In September a third podcast was recorded. A further 5 podcasts have been since then. All of the podcasts to date have gone down well with readers.


External links

  • The official PSM3 blog
  • PSM3 at MySpace
  • Future Publishing
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PlayStation Store (PS Store) is Sonys PlayStation Network online shopping service provided for use with either its PlayStation 3 video game console or a Personal Computer. ... The PlayStation Home logo Home (trademarked as Home™ and known more practically as PlayStation Home) is a community-based service for the PlayStation Network which has been in development since early 2007. ... Central Station logo Central Station is the main portal for PAL regions where people can view new game releases, change account details and enter online events for the PlayStation 2 and PSP consoles. ... Sonys Analog Joystick (SCPH-1110) The PlayStation Analog Joystick (SCPH-1110) is Sonys first analog controller for the PlayStation, and is the precursor to the PlayStation Dual Analog Controller. ... 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