Many folks are like me, unwilling or unable to pre-order Killzone 2 from Gamestop in order to get the Killzone 2 demo. For whatever reason, here are step-by-step instructions for setting up an EU PSN account so you can download that demo without pre-ordering the full game:
- Create a new e-mail address from any free service like gmail.com
- Create a new user on your Playstation 3, you can do this from the left-most column of options on the XMB.
I suggest using a name like <YourRegularUsernameHere>EU. I have TimeDoctor as my regular PSN name, and TimeDoctorEU for the EU PSN downloads.
- Proceed to the second icon from the right of the XMB, “Playstation Network” and make a new Playstation Network account.
- Here you will want to select the United Kingdom as your Country or Region.
- Select English as your language, of course.
- Use the e-mail address you created earlier in the dialogs that follow.
- Use the username you created earlier as your new online ID.
- The last thing you’ll need to do is to find a valid address in the UK, and enter it.
I recommend placing yourself at TimeDoctor Games, Onslow House, Onslow Street, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4TN
But that is just a suggestion 🙂
- Go into the Playstation Store and download your free demo of Killzone 2!
Now you’re all set! If anything went wrong, feel free to ask in the comments. Don’t forget about all the other cool paid content the brits get that we don’t like Command and Conquer PS1 and Dark Mist! Also, these instructions can be used for almost any region, just find another mailing address and email address.