Give the board games a rest - PlayStation gives you interactive games for all the family, lets you keep in touch, and even brings TV to the car...
With PlayStation, games have never been more family-friendly. We've created the genre of social gaming: games where players of all ages socialise through gaming. For the kids and the young-at-heart, there are EyeToy games that burn physical as well as mental energy. We've got puzzle games that everyone will want to try - whether at home or in the car - as well as offering the ability for you you to watch TV on the move.
You can even team up as a family to challenge your overseas relatives to a round of online quizzing over PlayStation Network - and when it comes to keeping in touch further, we've just given PSP video and voice chat capabilities.
PlayStation 3: the next generation system that brings you High Definition gaming, Blu-ray Disc movies, Internet browsing, music, TV and entry into the online community of PlayStation Network.
Buzz!: Quiz TV
Buzz!: Quiz TV for PS3 is the next generation game that takes the Buzz! experience into the future and across the world via the online PlayStation Network. Arriving this June, it'll give you instant access to quizzes on almost any subject you can think of, and will be supported by vast downloadable and user-generated content.
echochrome (PSP and PS3)
In echochrome, it's not what you see, it's the way that you see it - and the more pairs of eyes involved, the better your chances of solving the dozens of fiendish puzzles ahead.
Television how, when and where you want it; Play TV lets you pause, rewind and record free-to-air digital television using your PS3 and, best of all - after a one-off payment for the peripheral, the service is completely free.
Developed by Stanford University, Folding@home uses the combined power of interlinked computers around the world to perform mathematical calculations that help with research into protein folding - research that could lead to breakthroughs in the fight against diseases such as Alzheimer's, CJD, Parkinson's and various forms of cancer.
The online home of PS3, PlayStation Network is where you'll find some of PlayStation's most innovative and fun games for you to download at wallet-friendly prices. You'll also find downloadable extras, free online gaming, voice chat, video chat, web surfing and more.
A herd of elephants needing safe guidance through a series of perilous levels requires a guide, so help steer the jungle giants to safety this May. Across 20 levels, create safe passage across ravines, rivers, fires, pits and swamps with the materials available to you.
This summer, we're bringing the fun of the children's Buzz! Junior range to PlayStation Network with bundles of mini-games for PS3 owners to download at pocket money prices. Buzz! Junior titles offer all the fun, easy play of Buzz! controllers, but with wacky mini-games of skill and speed rather than trivia-based play.
After sowing seeds with its Racers and Monsters, PixelJunk puts down roots on PlayStation Network with PixelJunk Eden. Leap and swing between lush alien vegetation in a truly innovative platform game which constantly evolves over time as you move through the perfectly realised undergrowth, hunting treasures and smashing enemies from his path.
PlayStation 2: the world's best-selling entertainment system that offers you great gameplay and the biggest social gaming brands
EyeToy Play: PomPom Party
Limber up for the first cheerleading game for PS2, which comes bundled with real pompoms to help every wannabe-cheerleader pull off some groovy moves. As you follow the directions on-screen and shake your pompoms to the music, the EyeToy Camera will detect your movements and score your routines.
EyeToy Play: Hero
The ultimate quest for all budding adventurers - embark on a fantastic journey through a colourful, exciting fantasy world. EyeToy Play: Hero includes its own toy sword for you to wield; the EyeToy Camera will detect your sword's movements as you perform feats of bravery throughout the land.
PSP: the handheld entertainment system that offers games, music, film, TV, communications, GPS mapping and more
Buzz!: Master Quiz
Turning PSP into the ultimate social gaming experience, Buzz! makes his handheld debut in Buzz!: Master Quiz. Keep friends and family amused and entertained on the move as Buzz! hits the road, free from its front-room beginnings.
Skype, the online communication software that allows Internet users to call each other free of charge, has now arrived on the new PSP Slim & Lite. Talk to any one of the hundred million Skype users worldwide with free voice calls, managing your contacts list and checking which of your friends are online via your PSP.