Tag: PSN

PlayStation Network Flash Sale Now Online: Grab Massive Discounts For 'Uncharted 4,' 'Overwatch' And Many More

The latest PlayStation Network flash sale is now online, offering PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita games at up to 70 percent off. Standout PS4 titles include 'Uncharted 4: A Thief's End' and 'Overwatch.'

Video Games February 17, 2018

Unhappy Gamers Receive 'No Man's Sky' Refund From Steam, Amazon And Sony

'No Man's Sky' players are furious with the game they got for their $60. However, a sliver of hope elates the online gaming community after several reports of Steam, PSN and Amazon refunds surfaced.

Video Games August 29, 2016

PlayStation Network Scheduled For Maintenance: Here’s When And For How Long

The PlayStation Network will be down for maintenance, rendering certain services inaccessible during the specified date and time. Players should still be able to enjoy most of the PSN's features, however, while maintenance is being carried out.

Video Games June 22, 2016

Surprise, Folks. 'Psychonauts' Hits PS4 Despite Release Date Confusion

In a seemingly confusing set of announcements from Sony, the much-hyped PS2 'Psychonauts' is now available for download, ported for the PS4. The title was previously removed from the list of games set to be released this June 7.

Video Games June 8, 2016

PlayStation Network Is Getting Two-Factor Authentication To Better Protect Users

The news comes five years after a massive hack resulted in the exposed data of 77 million users.

Geek April 20, 2016

'Rocket League' Developer Is Already Working On Xbox Live-PSN Cross Network Play

'Rocket League' developer Psyonix says they are already working on cross-network play between Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

Geek March 22, 2016

Xbox Live Down As Hackers Threaten Holiday DDoS Attacks On Xbox Live And PSN

Another squad of hackers is threatening Xbox Live and PSN with DDoS attacks. "Some men just want to watch PSN and Xbox Live burn," the group tweeted.

Video Games December 18, 2015

PSN Summer Sale Week 2: 'Assassin's Creed Unity,' 'Resident Evil 3,' And Other Games At Huge Discounts

It's week two of the Sony PlayStation Summer Sale! Check out what games are available with a discount right now here.

Geek August 6, 2015

PlayStation Network On PS4 And PS3 Goes Down... Again

Gamers took their frustrations to social media over another downtime for the PlayStation Network (PSN). Sony tried to explain the service interruption, but the given reason does not seem valid.

Video Games July 15, 2015

PS4 Users Cry For Better PSN: Here Are Improvements Gamers Want

PlayStation 4 users are clamoring for a better PlayStation Network. Here are some upgrades they believe Sony should incorporate into PSN.

Video Games July 11, 2015

PSN Services Up And Running After Gamers Reported Issues On PS4 And PS3

Sony's PlayStation Network (PSN) is now back up and running, following the recent service alerts. Over the past few days, PS3 and PS4 gamers experienced difficulties in launching games and more, but everything should work fine now.

Video Games July 5, 2015

PlayStation Network Experiences Issues: Sony Announces Maintenance On June 29

The PlayStation Network will undergo maintenance on June 29. While PSN will go down for one and half hours, the maintenance will not stop people from signing into their profiles or playing games.

June 28, 2015

PlayStation Network Goes Offline With Users Reporting Various Issues

PlayStation Network is off the grid once more, and gamers are not too happy about it.

Video Games June 13, 2015

PSN And Xbox Live Go Down: Lizard Squad To Blame?

Notorious hacking group Lizard Squad is claiming responsibility for the bringing down PSN and Xbox Live services.

Video Games May 16, 2015

PlayStation Plus vs. Xbox Live Gold: Which Online Service Is Best?

Two online gaming services enter, only one leaves. Which platform gives you the most bang for your buck?

Geek April 18, 2015

'Metal Slug 3' Blasts Its Way To The PlayStation Network

'Metal Slug 3,' the king of 2D arcade shooters, is now available on the PlayStation Network.

Geek March 24, 2015

Review: PlayStation Original Series 'Powers' Makes A Strong First Impression

PlayStation's first original TV series, 'Powers,' has finally debuted, and fans of the comic book should be pleased. It's off to a strong start but has room to grow in a few areas.

Movies/TV Shows March 10, 2015

PSN Spring Fever Sale Brings New Games To PS4 Each Week

Sony is ringing in the spring season with a huge, eight week long sale that will see a new PS4 game released each week.

Geek February 26, 2015

'Powers': New Trailer Offers Best Look Yet At PSN's First TV Show

The incredibly long wait for 'Powers' to come to television is almost over. With the premiere on the horizon, PSN has released an 8-minute preview with behind-the-scenes footage of what's to come.

Movies/TV Shows February 17, 2015

PlayStation Outages May Prove Boon For Competitors

PlayStation Network's woes are starting to shake its subscribers' fervent allegiance to Sony and the service. Steam, the Wii U and Xbox One could reap significant gains if PSN outages continue at the rate at which they have been occurring.

Video Games February 3, 2015

The Great PSN Outage Of 2011: Find Out If You're Eligible For A Settlement

Remember the 23-day outage of the PlayStation Network back in 2011? Sony is now settling with PSN members, and here's how you can get your fair share — which may include a free game.

Geek January 24, 2015

PlayStation Flash Sale Jan. 23 to 26: Up to 80 Percent Discount on PS4, PS3, PS Vita Indie Games

The PlayStation Network is hosting a four-day flash sale from Jan. 23 to Jan 26. Several PS3, PS4 and PS Vita games, as well as selected movie titles, are available at discounted prices with up to 80 percent off.

Video Games January 24, 2015

Tor Attack Pits Anonymous Against Lizard Squad: PSN and Xbox Live Back Online

Lizard Squad compromises the anonymity of the Tor network and irks the Anonymous collective again. 'Do something,' Lizard Squad tells Anonymous when it complains.

Internet January 1, 2015

PlayStation Network Users Still Experiencing Log-in, Connectivity Issues. What You Should Know

PlayStation Network was up, then down again for users. Sony has asked gamers to report details of connectivity issues.

Video Games December 30, 2014

Sony Cyber Nightmare Continues as PlayStation Network Gets Kicked Offline

Sony appears to have fallen victim to another cyberattack, though the PlayStation Network's downtime lasted just a few hours. The group claiming responsibility for the hack appears unrelated to the collective that is attacking Sony Pictures Entertainment.

Business Tech December 8, 2014

GameStop Hates That Microsoft and Sony are Standing Firmly Behind the Digital Revolution

GameStop is smelling its end, and the company will do whatever it takes keep the inevitable from happening. The goal is to make sure that game developers never price digital content below that of physical content.

Movies/TV Shows November 26, 2014

PlayStation Network Will Go Offline For Six Hours Today

Sony's online service will be going offline for six hours later today.

Geek November 17, 2014

PlayStation 4 update 2.0 delays 'Evolve' alpha, causes problems in rest mode

Sony's latest update for the PlayStation 4 is causing problems for some users, as well as making the early access alpha for the game 'Evolve' unplayable on the console.

Geek November 1, 2014

Sony Xperia Z3 smartphones likely to be a hit with PlayStation fans (Video)

The newly unveiled Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact smartphones deliver support for PlayStation's Remote Play service and DualShock controllers. The Z3 also received a few buffs in its hardware.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 3, 2014

Hackers hit Sony PS Network, behind bomb threat hoax

Sony's PSN returns to normal operations after suffering a denial of service attack. Hack Lizard claimed it perpetrated the PSN attacks and was behind a bomb threat hoax, though another group may have really been behind the PSN outage.

Video Games August 25, 2014

PSN flash sale: 21 bestselling PlayStation games drop to $9.99

Got 10 bucks? This weekend, you can choose from 21 bestselling PS3 and PSV games on sale for $10 each.

Geek August 23, 2014

PS4 glitch turns $400 console into $400 paperweight

A fatal glitch affecting a small number of PlayStation 4 users effectively turns the $400 gaming console into a glorified paperweight.

Geek August 22, 2014

PSN will be offline for seven hours on Monday for maintenance

The PlayStation Network will be offline for maintenance for a good chunk of Monday, but don't worry, you can still play your games.

Geek August 21, 2014

PSN brought to its knees thanks to 'Destiny' beta

The number of people trying to get their hands on the beta version of the anticipated sci-fi shooter 'Destiny' is bogging down the PlayStation Network. Service has been described as 'interment.'

Geek July 17, 2014

Sony reserves right to record PS4 user's voice chats or text messages over PSN

Sony has updated its terms of service on the European PlayStation Network (PSN). The new document states that the company has the option to "monitor and record" user activities, including voice and text messages.

Video Games November 12, 2013

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