Black Ops 2, GT Academy and Starhawk: Playstation round up 5/5/12

Weekend Essentials 124 – catch up with all the biggest stories on this week.

The Characters of Gravity Rush – find out more about who’ll be meeting in this physics defying PS Vita adventure.

First look: Lost Planet 3 – the third in the series is a mech heavy prequel that goes back to its icy roots. Get a first look here.

The best downloadable soundtracks on PlayStation – boost your music collection with these gaming essentials.

Go from gamer to racer in GT Academy 2012 – find out how you could become a real life race driver.

EU Blog

SCEE Staff Designs For The Sly Cooper: Thieves In Time Competition – PlayStation people show you that you really don’t need to be Picasso to win this competition.

The Unfinished Swan Is Coming To PSN – If you’ve been wondering “whatever happened to that weird black and white painting game?” Thanks for waiting…

Frobisher Says! Now Available To Everyone For Free – A surreal party game, where players must obey the whims of a strange little man called Frobisher.

The Making Of Sorcery: Technology – This is the first post in a four-part series from the development team about the making of Sorcery.

All Starhawk Beta Players Will Receive Free Gifts – Gone gold and will be on store shelves in PAL regions from 9th May.

Official PlayStation Magazine UK

Check out the ten best PS3 games of 2012.

Bethesda have finally revealed the Skyrim DLC release date and info.

Here are 6 Black Ops 2 zombies modes we want to see.

Here are 6 things Dead Space 3 needs to do to keep survival horror alive.

Find out how to win this year;s GT academy 2012 with our interview with first ever winner, Lucas Ordonez.