Jim Cordeira reports:
''The heroic lombax, Ratchet, returns this fall in an all-new adventure with Ratchet & Clank Future: Quest for Booty exclusively for PLAYSTATION 3 via PLAYSTATION Network. A stand-alone adventure for both fans and newcomers to the franchise, Ratchet & Clank Future: Quest for Booty offers up to four hours of gameplay in Ratchet and Clank's debut on the PLAYSTATION Network. With all new wrench mechanics and light and dark illumination puzzles, Ratchet must manipulate objects and use his wits in order to succeed in his quest. New pirate-themed puzzles in four exotic locations will have gamers interacting with townspeople, manipulating shadows and playing pirate tunes, and mixing pirate brew to find hidden treasures.''