- PlayStation Network's Sr. Director Susan Panico
revealed today on the PS Blog that Sony's competitive reality show The Tester is coming to PS3 via PSN for free this February.
To quote: I know many of you are excited about the upcoming launch of The Tester. I am here to share great news - it is premiering on February 18th exclusively on PlayStation Network!
We're also welcoming a new celebrity judge to our prestigious panel on The Tester - Hal Sparks
! Most of you know him as an actor and comedian, but he's also a diehard gamer.
You can watch contestants
face off against Hal throughout the eight-episode series - it's going to be brutal.
The Tester is an original competitive reality series that PlayStation fans can really get into. Produced in partnership with one of the biggest names in reality TV (51 Minds
), this is a program for gamers, about gamers who are competing to win a job as a game tester on PlayStation's first party development team - the team that has introduced history-making franchises such as God of War