Sony have just opened their doors to a new online service!

Entitled “PSN” (PlayStation Network), it will provide gamers using the previously local play only PlayStation 3 & PSP with online features a plenty.

Rumors that Sony were planning to launch such a service have been circulating for weeks but today gamers get their first chance to try out the exciting new system!

Along with adding multi-player support to many of it’s leading single-player titles this new “network” will feature achievements (called “Trophies” on PSN), an online game & video shop and a number of social media type applications.

More soon on these exciting developments…