Here’s a roundup of today’s news found elsewhere on the internet:
Metal Gear Solid next for HD revamp? (Eurogamer) - The first three Metal Gear Solid games are the next oldies lining up for an increasingly fashionable HD makeover, according to insider sources.
Japanese kids take portable gaming record (vg247) - The Guinness World Record for “most people simultaneously playing on the same handheld” has been snatched up by a group of Odawara school kids armed with over eight hundred DS consoles.
First FIFA 12 details appear in OPM UK (vg247) - EA Sports has provided some details of FIFA 12 in the latest issue of OPM UK, promising an “enormous shopping list” of improvements it wishes to make in its new game.
PSP2 Will Have 3G Connectivity And A Very Fancy Screen (Kotaku) - According to a report on Nikkei, the [PlayStation Portable 2] will in Japan be able to link up with the NTT DoCoMo network via a 3G phone connection. While this particular network deal obviously won't apply to Western consumers, the fact there's apparently 3G connectivity in the unit means we could expect something similar when the handheld launches in the West.
The other major, previously unknown piece of information in the report is that the PSP2 is expected to boast an OLED screen, which on a handheld this size would be capable of producing amazing visuals.