PlayStation 3 Version of Section 8 Sending Gamers to Xbox LIVE Marketplace

PlayStation 3 owners that are trying to connect a Section 8 online game, which is using content they do not own (such as DLC) are getting this weird error message - sending them to the Xbox LIVE Marketplace in order to buy the missing content.

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SeanRL2797d ago ShowReplies(5)
-Alpha2797d ago (Edited 2797d ago )

It only does XBL?

I remember this happening in the past to some game, though I don't remember which. Funny stuff though.


Eh, more like predictable. It was bound to be said lol.

ShinMaster2797d ago

Like XBL was displaying PSN, or something like that.

kissmeimgreek2797d ago (Edited 2797d ago )

haha i think it happened in need for speed shift. except it was sending live players to the psn.

Mcrmarcher2797d ago (Edited 2797d ago )

I think the game your are referring to was NFS.

Edit: I seem to have been beaten to the punch lol.

karl2797d ago

if the PS3 could play 360 games... would that count as backward compatibility?

SCThor2797d ago

Bubble added for intelligent

Ghostneo2797d ago

PS3 does play 360 games - it just backwards compatibility due to the fact it's normally a cheaply rushed port. Have learnt when buying games for my PS3 to buy exclusives only, the rest I buy for the 360 ( shame but true )

karl2797d ago

ok, i guess its normal inhere to expect a serious answer about a joke.

XactGamer2797d ago

If the PS3 can go to Live does that mean we can finally have cross game chat?

commodore642796d ago (Edited 2796d ago )

lol at Karl
good one.
I love a bit of humour in the n4g battlezone.

Your comment begs the question:
If the ps3 runs the 360 Rdr version in b/compatibility mode, will it run better than the ps3 version?


karl2796d ago

Emulators always suck

Redrum0592796d ago

Lol good one. Kkkkkillzowned

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ALFAxD_CENTAURO2797d ago (Edited 2797d ago )

Same thing happened with other game on Xbox, I don't remember what was the game, but the error was in XBL displaying PSN.

I think was a game from Ubisoft or EA, I don't remember what was the tile of the game.

But was fixed with a patch.

Strange_Evil2797d ago (Edited 2797d ago )

If I remember correctly, it was Need for Speed...


Yup, it was shift...


Exactly, also on Xbox had the same problem displaying PSN.

captain-obvious2797d ago

it only dose everything
including XBL

i dont know why in hell did this guy buy this game

Persistantthug2797d ago

Obviously this game isn't worth anyone's time Downloading it in the first place.

Sarcasm2797d ago

No wonder that McDonald's ad showed up.

HolyOrangeCows2797d ago

Oh no! Advertisements, P2P servers, and 12 years olds!!!

gtamike2797d ago

aah don't send us PS3 owners to Ads land oops I mean Xbox Live.

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Serjikal_Strike2797d ago

W0o0oW...who in their right mind bought this game anyway?

MaximusPrime2797d ago (Edited 2797d ago )

i remember something like this happened on xbox 360. I think it was a game racedriver GRID.

It tried to connect to PSN store.

(im trying to find the article. It was on N4G somewhere..)

edit: found it, it was Need for Speed Shift.

Natsu X FairyTail2797d ago (Edited 2797d ago )

lmao funny stuff. something like this happened a few month back on the xbox side. I would make a about this but I know all the sony fangurls would be mad at me so it's no use. We can only make jokes against xbox!

Heartnet2797d ago

So true :D Xbox Live Sucks!!!! nah i joke

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pixelsword2797d ago

not to be an @$$hole about it when you tell your joke.

You do that, then go for it.