Tag: Sony

  • Sony Investigating Faulty PlayStation 4 Units

    The issue first came to light when the PlayStation 4 given to game website IGN stopped outputting video through HDMI after updating the Netflix application for the system. After reaching out to readers, IGN received similar reports from Reddit. A Reddit user named “aragon”, who won an early PS4 via a Taco Bell promotion, confirmed…

  • Xbox One and Playstation 4 unboxing videos released

    Two unboxing videos of the next generation consoles have emerge over the weekend; one is official, the other, not so much. Lucky Twitter user Moonlightswami received his Xbox One, fourteen days before its release day as American retailer Target shipped it early due to a system error. The very happy new Xbox One owner took…

  • Good News or Bad? Sony Releases PS4 FAQ

    Sony has today released a comprehensive FAQ about the release of the PlayStation 4.While it isn’t all bad news, it isn’t all good news either. There’s the obligatory specs involved, but the real bombshell comes with the confirmation that Sony’s next gen console will not support external hard drives. If I’m being honest though my…

  • Celebrate Two Years of Uncharted 3 with Free Maps

    Every single downloadable map for Naughty Dogs Uncharted 3 is now free. Yes, what was previously paid downloadable content is now being given away, all in celebration of the 2nd anniversary of the third Uncharted game. As an added bonus there is even a brand new map called “Dry Docks” for you to get you…

  • Assassin’s Creed IV and Watch Dogs DLC is PS4 Timed Exclusive

    The information can be found around 1:15 into the video, embedded below, where Sony touts “60 minutes of exclusive gameplay on PS4 (*6 month exclusive)” for ACIV and the same again for Watch Dogs roughly ten seconds later. As to the specific nature of the exclusive content, the Assassin’s Creed IV downloadable content will concern the character…

  • Sony reveals new PS Vita

    Sony held a press conference tonight ahead of the Tokyo Games Show and used the event to reveal some more hardware. The big news was the unavailing of an all new piece of hardware, the PS Vita TV. Although the device is very small, it fits in the hand, the PS Vita TV does a…

  • Japan not getting PS4 until 2014

    Today Sony has announced that the Playstation 4 won’t be available in Japan until early next year. This doesn’t come as a surprise since Sony has remained elusive about releasing the console in the East, promising instead a Holiday 2013 release in Europe and North America. The company says that “the availability of content” is what…

  • Dark Souls II Beta announcement

    It has been announced that players can now register for the upcoming Dark Souls II beta in October. Simply go to the Playstation Network website or direct to the Playstation Store on your PS3 to download a ticket for registration. The first Beta round will begin on 12th October and the second round will begin…

  • The Future of Video Games – 2 of 2: Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

    Giles offers food for thought regarding gaming’s future.

  • Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate trailer

    Warner Bros. have released a new trailer for Batman: Arham Origins Blackgate, made of comic book style cutscenes and glimpses at handheld gameplay. Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate brings the Batman Arkham games to a handheld format for the first time to Sony and Nintendo handheld systems. It is a 2.5D companion game to Batman: Arkham…