Blu-ray News


Report: PS4 Pro does not support 4K Blu-Ray

By David Craddock, Sep 07, 2016 1:31pm PDT

Sony's 4K console can stream 4K video content, but it can't play it from discs.


"Physical media is still pretty popular in many areas. Not everyone has the bandwith, especially ..."

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Heavenly Sword movie gets trailer, arrives September 2nd

By Robert Workman, Jul 10, 2014 10:17am PDT

Heavenly Sword's digital movie spin-off will arrive this September


"I'd love to see a rerelease of the game that comes with this."

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Green Lantern Blu-ray includes Batman: Arkham City costume

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 24, 2011 4:00pm PDT

Sometimes, DLC can pop up in the strangest of places. Purchasers of the upcoming Green Lantern Blu-ray will receive a rare costume for use in Batman: Arkham City.


"Goddamn - with the array of awesome costumes they're coming out with... please, Rocksteady... ..."

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.hack//The Movie hybrid Blu-ray includes PS3 game

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 23, 2011 4:45pm PDT

The .hack games are being revived in some form. Namco Bandai announced that the Blu-ray release of the .hack movie will be a "hybrid" disc, not unlike the upcoming Tekken Hybrid.


"The OVA that came with the PS2 games was really boring, I thought. However, the original TV ..."

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Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Prologue included on Tekken Hybrid Blu-ray

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 25, 2011 6:45pm PDT

Tekken fans can get their hands on an exclusive demo version of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 by picking up a PS3-enhanced Blu-ray version of Tekken Blood Vengeance.


"lame, tekken tag was one of our groups favorite party games, can't beat 15 people passing ..."

- kiddygrinder see all 2 comments

New PS3 SKU drops HD Blu-ray playback via component

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 13, 2011 11:15am PDT

A new series of PS3 is ready to hit the market. The CECH-3000 series is lighter weight, draws less power, and will offer larger hard drives. There is an odd caveat, however.


"You're saying all of this as if they are held at the mercy of other corporations. Don't you ..."

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Top Gun & Days of Thunder to get Blu-ray game/movie combo

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 05, 2011 12:30pm PDT

Two upcoming releases combine a movie and game into one Blu-ray disc: Top Gun and Days of Thunder.


"What we need is a game in which you can use F-14s to bomb NASCAR tracks."

- Lone Swordsman see all 11 comments

Mortal Kombat and MK: Annihilation Blu-Ray Release Includes Bonus Costume Code for Upcoming Reboot

By Xav de Matos, Feb 07, 2011 4:00pm PST

With Mortal Kombat's M-rated reboot inching closer to release, it seems the classic films based in the rich narrative netherworld crafted by Ed...


"Seriously. I can appreciate the first movie for how campy it is, but Annihilation was atrocious. ..."

- RAY16 see all 5 comments

This Is It: PS3 Getting JP Michael Jackson Bundle

By Chris Faylor, Jan 06, 2010 12:40pm PST

To promote the impending home video release of Michael Jackson biopic "This Is It," Sony Computer Entertainment Japan today announced the a limited...


"Sounds like it's a Japan-only promotion. MJ is/was HUGE in Japan so this bundle, while seemingly ..."

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God of War 3 Demo on 'District 9' Blu-ray

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 28, 2009 9:50am PDT

Sony has announced that a demo for its PlayStation 3 mythological bloodbath God of War 3 and an unlockable "exclusive making of featurette" will be...


"This Collectors Edition of GOW 1 and 2 is a wasted chance in my opinion ! I really don't ..."

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Ballmer Discusses Natal, Blu-ray on Xbox 360 - Hyrb Clarifies

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 22, 2009 5:04pm PDT

Enthusiastic Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer recently sat down for an interview with Gizmodo to discuss future plans for the Xbox 360, and revealed...


"this makes me want to buy a ps3 instead and my 360 is broke and halo already pre ordered"

- junge61 see all 19 comments

Sony: Expect Hybrid Movie/Game Blu-rays This Year

By Nick Breckon, Feb 12, 2009 11:42am PST

Hoping to further emphasize the PlayStation 3's capabilities as a game and movie-playing machine, Sony is pushing publishers to combine movies with...


"Cool, sounds a bit high but I'm sure they're hoping to charge some kind of premium. I was ..."

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New 400GB Disc Could Be PS3-Compatible

By Chris Faylor, Dec 03, 2008 2:25pm PST

A new 400GB optical disc could end up being compatible with existing Blu-ray players, such as Sony's PlayStation 3, creator Pioneer has informed...


"It'd be nice to have entire seasons of shows on a single disk. I'm running out of shelf space."

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Microsoft Talks Xbox 360 Blu-ray Rumors

By Chris Faylor, Oct 10, 2008 7:56am PDT

Rumors of a Blu-ray add-on for the Xbox 360 are once again swirling, and Microsoft has once again denied that it has any plans to release such a...


"It can play DVDs because they are 1x, but the 360 has a 12x drive."

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Blu-ray Xbox 360 Rumors Persist Despite Repeated Microsoft Denials

By Chris Faylor, Oct 08, 2008 10:04am PDT

Though Microsoft has repeatedly denied any plans to bring the Blu-ray format to Xbox 360, another rumor has popped up claiming that such a device...


"While I believe VOD will rule the world; I don't see it happening soon. At least, not in terms ..."

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