National Geographic Publishing Sony's Afrika?

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan's Afrika » 11/19/08 4:40pm 11/19/08 4:40pm, the photojournalist on safari PlayStation 3 title, may have had its North American publishing details stealth announced yesterday. National Geographic on Tuesday announcing its upcoming plans to publish a series of games for the Wii, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 3 (and…

Afrika Renamed Hakuna Matata Outside Of Japan

We've heard little about Afrika » 7/31/08 4:40pm 7/31/08 4:40pm's chances of coming to PlayStation 3s outside of Japan. It's been said that . The Asian release of the title will arrive under a different, slightly more puzzling name, according to a product listing dug up by Siliconera. What was once known as looks like it will be rechristened (aka…

Afrika: Sixaxis Camera Controls, You Can't Drive

Afrika details? Real ones, that actually tell you something about how the game's going to play? Wonderful. Taiwanese site GNN had a chance to play the game at a recent Sony press event, and are able to tell us all about it. Seems Afrika's driven by missions, sent to your camp via email, which require you to snap… » 6/16/08 5:00am 6/16/08 5:00am

Afrika Release Date, Price Announced (Not By David Attenborough)

Afrika, Sony's upcoming entry in the burgeoning savannah-wildlife-photojounalist-sim genre, has been given a final release date and price. It'll be out on August 28, and will cost ¥5980 (USD$56), which is a bit of a worry. I'd presumed this would be a neat little addition to the PSN's lineup. A different way to blow… » 6/10/08 1:30am 6/10/08 1:30am

A First Look at Afrika's Beanie-Wearing, Robot-Controlling Player

Not only does Afrika let you take pictures of lots of high-res animals, but you get to control those little remote camera bots and run! Seriously though, I am looking forward to this game. It looks like it's going to be a blast. I do hope they squeeze in some need facts about the animals while they're at it, this… » 6/06/08 10:00am 6/06/08 10:00am

Afrika Trailer Released, Answers "What's This Game About"?

A trailer for Sony's Afrika was released today on the Japanese PlayStation Store. It looks, I'm surprised to say, pretty amazing (I'm due for a break from all this killing, you see). You are indeed a photojournalist, running around the grasslands trying to take PERFECT, HORROR and hopefully EROTIC shots of animals… » 6/06/08 3:30am 6/06/08 3:30am

Afrika Out This August, To Feature Photojournalist?



Japanese game retailer Game Star has posted a description of upcoming PS3 title Afrika along with release date info. Until now, info about the game has been scant, but according to Game Star, players take on the role of a photojournalist (and not actually as animals as some originally thought!). "The photojournalist… » 6/03/08 11:00pm 6/03/08 11:00pm