Firmware 2.70 Announced Today?

It’s GDC 2009 over in California, and our ears are to the ground.  We’ve had to put up with the rumour mill grinding about Firmware 2.70 for a while now, but we’ve heard more recently gossip in and amongst our Twitter account overnight hinting that Sony are about to announce Firmware 2.70 for the PS3, and there appeared to be some maintenance on the network this morning, according to MGO’s in-game notices.  Whether this will come to fruition or not we’ll have to wait and see, but it has been a while since the last update; so whilst we’re not expecting cross-game chat it would be nice to get something out of GDC.

As ever, anything official will be announced here first.