Tag: Playstation

Sony Announces Days Of Play Sale With Deals On PlayStation Games, Consoles, And More

Sony's annual Days of Play sale is now live. It's got a ton of deals on PlayStation consoles and other hardware, as well as discounts on more than 250 games.

Video Games June 8, 2019

PlayStation Employees Didn’t Know Sony Was Partnering With Microsoft And They Were Really Shocked

When Sony announced its partnership with Microsoft, no one was more shocked than its own PlayStation team. But apparently, the PlayStation 5 won’t be affected by this new relationship.

Video Games May 21, 2019

PlayStation State Of Play Roundup: 'Final Fantasy 7' Remake, 'Monster Hunter World' Iceborne Expansion, And More

Sony's PlayStation State of Play for May 2019 announced a lot of new games that PlayStation 4 players can look forward to. The list includes the 'Final Fantasy 7' remake, a new expansion for 'Monster Hunter World' called Iceborne, and more.

Video Games May 10, 2019

You Can Now Change Your PlayStation Network ID, But It Will Cause Issues With Some Games

PlayStation gamers are now finally allowed to change their PlayStation Network ID. Only the first name change is free, though, and the feature causes issues with a handful of games.

Video Games April 12, 2019

PlayStation Store Will Refund Purchases Only If You Haven’t Played Or Downloaded Them

Depending on what kind of content you’re trying to get a refund for, the PlayStation Store might give your credit back in full. Or in PSN wallet credit — or worse, not at all.

Video Games April 2, 2019

Free PlayStation Plus Games For February 2019: 'For Honor,' 'Hitman' - Cloud Storage Now 100 GB Too

The free PlayStation Plus games for February 2019 have been revealed. Sony also announced that it's increasing the cloud storage limit from 10 GB to 100 GB.

Video Games January 30, 2019

Study Conducted By LG Says Xbox Gamers 'Better' Than Their PC And PS4 Counterparts

Xbox gamers are superior in gaming compared to their PlayStation and PC counterparts based on LG's new research. Overall scores from the test showed that console gamers have the best reactions or twitchiness.

Video Games January 14, 2019

PlayStation Vita Production Will End Next Year: No Successor Planned For The Portable Console

A Sony executive revealed at the Tokyo Game Show 2018 that PlayStation Vita production in Japan will end next year. There are currently no plans to make a successor for the portable console.

Video Games September 21, 2018

PlayStation Classic Now Available For Preorders: 2 Controllers And 20 Games For $100

Sony surprised the gaming community with the announcement of the PlayStation Classic. The miniaturized version of the original PlayStation will launch on Dec. 3, with 20 pre-loaded games and a price tag of $99.99.

Video Games September 20, 2018

Sony Finally Pulls The Plug On PlayStation 2 In Japan

Sony officially ended the PlayStation 2 era with the announcement that it will no longer provide repair services and customer support for the console in Japan. The PlayStation 2 retires as the most popular video game console of all time.

Video Games September 4, 2018

Tropico 6 Release Date Delayed to January 2019 For PC, Summer 2019 For Consoles

Kalypso Media announced that 'Tropico 6' for PC will be launched in January 2019. However, PlayStation and Xbox One users will have to wait until the summer of 2019 to enjoy the game.

Video Games August 18, 2018

Sony Celebrates 500 Million PlayStations Sold With Limited Edition 2 TB PS4 — Only 50,000 Units Available

Sony has unveiled a limited edition PS4 Pro variant with 2 TB of storage and a gorgeous translucent blue casing. It comes with a color-matched DualShock 4 controller and a special serial number.

Video Games August 9, 2018

Sony Unveils PlayStation Hits: PlayStation 4 Games With Red Labels For Only $19.99

Sony unveiled PlayStation Hits, a collection of PlayStation 4 games for $19.99 each. The lineup ranges from family-friendly adventures to award-winning titles, including 'Bloodborne,' 'The Last of Us: Remastered,' and 'Uncharted 4: A Thief's End,' among several other games.

Video Games June 20, 2018

PlayStation Classic Edition Coming Soon? Sony Still Thinking About It

Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO John Kodera said that there are internal discussions about a PlayStation Classic Edition. While the PlayStation retro console was not confirmed, the door remains open for it to one day become reality.

Video Games May 26, 2018

PlayStation 4 Life Cycle Enters Final Phase: Is The PlayStation 5 Coming Soon?

The PlayStation 4 life cycle is entering its final phase, according to Sony Interactive Entertainment President and CEO John Kodera. Does this mean that the PlayStation 5 release date is drawing closer?

Video Games May 23, 2018

PlayStation Vita Physical Games Will End Production In 2019: Death Of PS Vita Draws Near

Sony will soon end production of PlayStation Vita physical games, but digital distribution will remain. Fans of the portable console, however, should start saying their goodbyes, as the death of the PlayStation Vita draws near.

Video Games May 16, 2018

PlayStation 5 Release Date Will Not Be This Year: 2020 At The Earliest

PlayStation 5 rumors claimed that the next-generation console will launch as soon as this year. This has been shot down by Kotaku's Jason Schreier, who claimed that the earliest possible PlayStation 5 release date is in 2020.

Video Games April 11, 2018

Sony PlayStation VR Bundles Get Permanent Price Cuts In US And Europe, Now Starting At $299

Sony has discounted PlayStation VR bundles in the United States and in Europe, with the new prices taking into effect on March 29. The new discounts shave $100 off the previous MSRP, bringing the starting price down to $299.99.

Video Games March 29, 2018

The 'Persona' Franchise May No Longer Be PlayStation Exclusive: Will We See 'Persona 6' On Nintendo Switch?

In a survey, Atlus asked various questions that may shape the developer's plans for future projects. One of the most intriguing parts is the option for the 'Persona' franchise to expand to other platforms in addition to the PlayStation 4.

Video Games January 28, 2018

God Of War Story Trailer Arrives With Official PS4 Release Date

Sony has revealed new information for the forthcoming ‘God of War’ title, including its release date. Krotos will return to the PS4 in late April, and there is more to his story in the new trailer revealed.

Video Games January 24, 2018

Nike Teams With PlayStation For Paul George PG-2 Sneakers With LED

PlayStation is moving into fashion and bringing a pair of sneakers. The gaming company is collaborating with NBA all-star Paul George and Nike to bring fans the PG-2.

Video Games January 24, 2018

Sony PlayStation Store Unveils Most Downloaded Games of 2017

Sony has announced the most downloaded games of 2017 from the PlayStation Store. The popular ‘Call of Duty: WWII’ and ‘Destiny 2’ led the roster, but there were some surprises, too.

Video Games January 8, 2018

PlayStation Store Holiday Flash Sale 2017: See What PS4 Titles Are Available For Christmas

Sony is getting into the Christmas spirit and its PlayStation Store holiday sale has gone live. Find out what games you can get while the sale last.

Video Games December 25, 2017

PlayStation Plus Membership Discount Brings Price Down To $39.99

PlayStation fans can avail a PlayStation Plus membership for just $39.99, down from the standard $59.99. This is just perfect for those who want to extend or renew their subscription or take it for a spin for the first time.

Video Games December 11, 2017

Free PlayStation Plus Games For November 2017 Revealed: 'Worms Battlegrounds,' 'Bound,' And More

The free PlayStation Plus games for November 2017 are out, and it's packed with 'Worms Battlegrounds,' 'Bound,' and the PSVR title 'Until Dawn: Rush of Blood.' There's also a slew of discounted games with the Double Discounts Sale.

Video Games November 2, 2017

Sony To Launch Translucent PlayStation 4 Crystal Controllers For the '90s Kids Out There

Sony will soon launch new limited edition PlayStation 4 crystal controllers with translucent front panels. The DualShock 4 wireless controllers evoke memories of a trend from years past that kids from the '90s will remember.

Video Games September 4, 2017

E3 2017: Grading Ubisoft And PlayStation Press Conferences

Before the show floor opens, some of gaming's biggest studios took to the stage to show what will be at E3 2017. So how did Ubisoft and PlayStation's press conferences measure up?

Video Games June 13, 2017

Sony Sells More Than 1 Million PlayStation VRs, Surpassing HTC Vive And Oculus Rift

Sony reported that sales for its PlayStation VR crossed the 1 million units mark, surpassing HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Sony's CEO Shawn Layden asserted that the company needs to improve the sales further.

Wearable Tech June 6, 2017

PlayStation 4: The Success And Future Of Sony's Platform According To Shawn Layden

In the lead-up to E3, Sony is taking a minute to celebrate the massive success of the PlayStation 4 since its launch in 2013. In the midst of this, CEO Shawn Layden took a minute to talk about the present and future of the platform.

Video Games June 5, 2017

PlayStation Store Launches Golden Week, May The 4th Sales: 'Final Fantasy XV' For $36, 'Star Wars: Battlefront' For $10, And More

The PlayStation Store has launched its Golden Week and May The 4th sales, with discounts on titles such as 'Final Fantasy XV' and 'Star Wars: Battlefront.' PlayStation Plus subscribers will also enjoy additional discounts on some games.

Video Games May 3, 2017

PlayStation Had Its Best Year With 20M PS4 Units Shipped, But Sony Predicts A Decline

Sony's PlayStation registered its best year ever, with the PS4 shipping 20 million units for an impressive total of 60 million. For the current fiscal year, however, Sony predicts a decline in PS4 shipments.

Business Tech April 28, 2017

PlayStation 4 Rules! The List Of PS4 Exclusive Titles For 2017

2017 is a great year for PlayStation 4 owners as Sony announced a bunch of games for the console. Here is a rundown of all the games this 2017 exclusively for PlayStation 4.

Video Games February 5, 2017

'The Last Guardian' Gets $20 Price Drop

The well-acclaimed game ‘The Last Guardian’ drops its retail price to $39.99, its first markdown since its December 2016 launch. The $20 discount is permanent and is now available in stores and online.

Video Games February 5, 2017

'Resident Evil 7' Survival Guide For Beginners: Survive The Game ... If You Can Survive The Scare

'Resident Evil 7,' the game that started the survival horror genre, is back with its return-to-roots seventh installment. Here are tips and tricks to help you survive the game.

Video Games January 28, 2017

Sony To Sponsor Bootcamp For Girls Interested In Tech, Video Game Industries

To promote diversity in the technology and video games industries, Sony's PlayStation brand will sponsor a bootcamp for girls. The bootcamp, which will run for six weeks, is for girls aged 11 years old to 14 years old.

Business Tech January 23, 2017

Sony PS4 Still Outselling Microsoft Xbox One 2-to-1 But Console Wars Is Only Heating Up

Sony PlayStation 4 is outselling Microsoft Xbox One by a margin of 2-to-1. According to SuperData, Sony has sold about 55 million units since its launch in 2013, while Microsoft's gaming console has sold about 26 million.

Gadgets January 19, 2017

Xbox One Update Increases Download Speeds Up To 80 Percent Or 40 Percent For Users With Slower Connections

The latest update to the Xbox One introduces key optimizations that include the download speed boost. Other features depend on the patches that the console has received since 2015.

Video Games December 16, 2016

Xbox One Controller Coffee Table Takes Gamers' Living Rooms Up A Notch

The huge Xbox One controller coffee table remarkably resembles the real deal, although it is about six times larger. Unfortunately, it is not functional so owners cannot use it to play Xbox One games.

Gadgets December 14, 2016

Sony To Bring PlayStation Games Into iOS, Android Devices: 'Arc The Lad', 'PaRappa The Rapper,' And 'Hot Shots Golf' On The List

Sony will soon be bringing PlayStation titles into mobile devices, including 'Arc the Lad', 'PaRappa the Rapper,' and 'Hot Shots Golf.' The company is likely looking to replicate the same success that Nintendo found with 'Pokémon Go.'

Video Games December 8, 2016

PS4 Pro Guide: How To Transfer Data To The PlayStation 4 Pro

If you're getting a brand new PlayStation 4 Pro, you can easily transfer all of your game data, settings and data quickly and painlessly. Here's how to transfer data from the PS4 to the new PS4 Pro.

Video Games November 10, 2016

The Nintendo Switch Is Official: How Can It Compete With PlayStation And Xbox?

Nintendo is back in the game with its newest video game console, the Nintendo Switch. The device is designed to be both a home console and a handheld gaming device similar to the Nvidia Shield. The console is set to go on sale in March 2017.

Video Games October 20, 2016

Attention, PlayStation 3 Owners: Sony Might Owe You $55 If You Bought The Console Before April 2010

If you bought the original 'Fat' PlayStation 3 between Nov. 1, 2006 and April 1, 2010, Sony might owe you as much as $55. The payment is the settlement of a nationwide class-action lawsuit involving the console's OtherOS feature.

Video Games October 14, 2016

No PlayStation? No Problem! Sony To Launch At Least Five Smartphone Games In 2018

Sony said back in March that its new ForwardWorks mobile gaming division will bring PlayStation games to Android and iOS, but offered no timeframe. A new report now claims that at least five Sony smartphone games will launch in March 2018.

Apps/Software October 13, 2016

PlayStation 5 Rumors: Specs, Release Date And Expert Analysis

The PlayStation 5 could roll out in 2018, and we compiled relevant rumors so you can get an idea about the upcoming Sony console. Experts in the field estimated that the PS5 will have future-proof features and competitive processing power.

Gadgets October 12, 2016

Excited For PlayStation VR? Here Are 31 Games To Play On Sony's Virtual Reality Headset

Sony is set to release the PlayStation VR, its own virtual reality headset on Oct. 13. The 31 different titles to be released on the gaming platform are stirring some excitement among VR and PlayStation fans alike.

Gadgets October 5, 2016

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