Playstation Minis Passes 1 Million Downloads

Playstation Minis Passes 1 Million Downloads

Bite-sized games for PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) and PlayStation®3 (PS3T) prove a hit with gamers

London, 14 July 2010: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) today announced that the minis range had passed the one million download milestone across the PAL, Asia and US territories. Launched in October 2009 and purpose built for PSP® (PlayStation®Portable), and PlayStation®3 (PS3T), minis offers a huge selection of bite-size games; all at tiny prices and all quick and easy to download from PlayStation®Store.

With more than 85 minis, from over 50 developers including favourites like Monopoly from Electronic Arts and new classics like Monster (Probably) Stole My Princess from the independent games developer Mediatonic - and with more coming on board every day, including Pacman CE from Namco Bandai Networks, gamers are set to have more choice than ever in the coming months.

Commenting on the success of minis, Zeno Colaço, Vice President, Publisher and Developer Relations, SCEE said:

'We're always looking for exciting and unique content to offer our audiences and minis offer exactly that. minis offers a huge variety of snackable gaming experiences, be it games from smaller developers, with small budgets to more established developers, with established IPs that are easily accessible and great value for money. We're proud to have achieved over a million downloads in less than a year and with new developers coming on board every day, bringing with them incredibly fun and creative games, we look forward to establishing minis as a fans favourite amongst the PlayStation community.'

There's a great range of minis available with something for everyone. Check out some of the favourites and best selling minis titles on PlayStation Store as illustrated by the top ten most popular downloads which range from Spot the Differences! to chart topper Zombie Tycoon!