Articles Tagged with sony

‘Titanfall’ Originally Used ‘Ratchet & Clank’ Engine

Titanfall PS4: The Xbox One Exclusive Isn't The Only Reason A PlayStation 4 Port Is Unlikely

Titanfall is getting a lot of attention these days. With numerous articles floating about the web and excellent promotional marketing, Titanfall is easily one of of Xbox One’s most desired titles. However, here is a zinger that may blow most gamer’s minds. Titanfall originally used the Ratchet & Clank engine! That’s right! The same engine… Read more »

Xbox One External Storage Support Coming Soon, Says Major Nelson

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Xbox One External Storage Support will soon be a reality, according to Microsoft’s Major Nelson. The update will allow Xbox One users to increase their storage by connecting an external storage device such as a traditional external hard drive or other mass storage devices. The news of the Xbox One external storage update comes from… Read more »

Games With Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus For April 2014

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The Games With Gold Vs. PlayStation Plus debate has been decidedly one sided since the Games With Gold program was announced during E3 2013. Microsoft’s offering of Games with Gold giving gold subscribers two free games each month seems rather threadbare on the surface next to Sony’s PS Plus service in addition to the relative… Read more »

New Video Game Releases for the Week of March 16 2014

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The New video game releases for the week of March 16 is a big week for Sony’s PlayStation 4. With Titanfall helping the UK boost sales upwards of 96% in what is traditionally a PlayStation stronghold, Sony needs to come back swinging in order to keep the momentum. The long awaited Final Fantasy X/X-2 remake… Read more »

PlayStation Now Rental Prices Possibly Leaked

PlayStation Now Rental Prices

The PlayStation Now rental prices may have been leaked accidentally thanks a site redesign at Gaikai, the technology company Sony purchased to make Netflix like streaming of video games to its PlayStation branded devices a reality. First unvieled at CES in January, the PlayStation Now rental prices or subscription costs were not discussed and we… Read more »

‘The Last Of Us’ Is Becoming A Live-Action Movie

The Last of Us

One of the biggest games for the Playstation 3 console, “The Last of Us”, is becoming a live-action movie! Originally reported by Deadline, the popular game by Naughty Dog, creators of the Jak & Daxter Series and Uncharted Series, has been picked up by Screen Gems. Neil Druckmann, the Creative Director for the game, will… Read more »

Sony Virtual Reality Headset for PS4 Sets Sights On Oculus Rift

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A Sony virtual reality headset for the PlayStation 4 has been knocking around the rumor mills since last year. Today new reports have surfaced which gives credence to the reveal of Sony’s answer to the Oculus Rift during GDC later in 2014. In 1992 Lawnmower Man introduced virtual reality to pop culture and Wired magazine… Read more »

The Last of Us: Left Behind Trailer Shows new Gameplay.

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The Last of Us: Left Behind received a new trailer today as well as details on new game play. A developer and actor interview was revealed in addition to the opening cinematic of the game on the PlayStation Blog. Left Behind is the first major story downloadable content for The Last of Us, the story… Read more »

Xbox One, PS4 Launch Could Be Good For Business, Says Nintendo

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While some folks think the launch of the Xbox One and PS4 could easily bury the Wii U, Nintendo firmly believes the new consoles could be good for business across the board. Company president Satoru Iwata doesn’t seem too worried about Microsoft and Sony’s new machines. In fact, Iwata seems to think the consoles will… Read more »

Quincy Jones Claiming $10 Million From Michael Jackson Estate

Quincy Jones

Quincy Jones is suing the Michael Jackson estate for $10 million following alleged breaches of contract since Jackson’s death. The issues are surrounding the This Is It movie and soundtrack, The Cirque du Soleil productions and the 25th anniversary edition of the album Bad. The Hollywood Reporter reported that a complaint was filed by Jones… Read more »

‘Little Women’ Adaptation Rebooting For Sony

Little Women

Are you ready to see Little Women for this generation? It seems as though the tale of Little Women makes a go around for every generation. This time around it looks like Sony may snatch up the American novel for a reboot of the classic film. This isn’t the only reboot the film has seen…. Read more »

PS Vita TV Could Change Everything For Sony Gamers

PS Vita TV could change everything for PlayStation 4

PS Vita TV could change everything for the PlayStation 4 and Sony gamers in general. Sony would like to remind us that Apple isn’t the only company capable of delivering hardware comparable in size to a deck of cards. With the PS Vita TV, we could see things on the PlayStation 4 that we never… Read more »

PlayStation 4: Sony Confirms 33 Launch Titles

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PlayStation 4 has had 33 launch titles confirmed by Sony at Gamescon 2013. Not to be outdone, Sony has fired back at the Xbox One, beating Microsoft’s launch library by ten titles at this point. In the end it all comes down to the games, and both consoles are ready right out of the gate…. Read more »

‘Watch Dogs’ Movie On Its Way, Say Sony, Ubisoft

'Watch Dogs' to be made into a feature film

Watch Dogs is hacking its way to the big screen, thanks to Sony and Ubisoft. One of the biggest games being made for the next generation consoles is on its way to being a major motion picture. This is usually where anybody who’s seen nearly every video game based movie starts preparing a letter to… Read more »

‘The Heat’ Crushing ‘White House Down’ At The Weekend Box Office

The Heat box office results

The Heat is having a great opening weekend compared to the disappointing showing for White House Down say early reports. Paul Feig’s action-comedy starring Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy, The Heat is off to an impressive start at the Northern American box office grossing $13.6 million on Friday with a projected $39 million for the… Read more »

PlayStation 3 Firmware Update 4.45 Reportedly Bricking Some Systems


Sony released firmware update 4.45 for the PlayStation 3 earlier today, but those of you who haven’t already done so should probably avoid the update for now. A growing number of users are reporting on the PlayStation 3 support forums that since installing the update, their system will no longer turn on. To make matters… Read more »

Sony Xperia Z Shipping In US Within Weeks, Exclusive To T-Mobile

Sony Xperia Z

The Sony Xperia Z is making its way to the United States in the “coming weeks,” and it will be available for sale exclusively through T-Mobile online and T-Mobile retail stores. The Xperia Z is a water-resistant smartphone that features a 5-inch 1080p “Reality Display” that is powered by the mobile Bravia Engine 2. Also offered on… Read more »

Sony Playstation 4 To Cost $399, Undercut Xbox One By $100

Sony PS4 Pricing

The Sony Playstation 4 helped kick off E3 2013 when Sony announced that the gaming console will cost just $399. Based on that pricing, the gaming console will undercut the Xbox One by a full $100. The PS4 will be released in time for the 2013 holiday shopping season and will be available with more… Read more »