PlayStation Motion Controller News


Horseshoes, Powergloves, and Other Weird Real-Life Controller Patents

By Cassidee Moser, Apr 28, 2016 3:00pm PDT

From wearable motion controls to breakable controllers, let's look at some of gaming's weirdest controller patents from the past few years. 


ZEN Unveils Planet MiniGolf

By Chris Faylor, Mar 24, 2010 2:20pm PDT

ZEN Pinball maker ZEN Studios today pulled the wraps off its next release, Planet MiniGolf, due to hit PlayStation 3 in downloadable form sometime...


"I can't be the only one immature enough to snigger at "ball physics engine'"

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PlayStation Move Commercial Slams Competitors ...FROM THE FUTURE

By Chris Faylor, Mar 18, 2010 8:50am PDT

Fresh off the official unveiling of the PlayStation 3's motion-sensing PlayStation Move controller, Sony has issued forth one of those humorous...


"Oh and I wouldn't say better. Chances are it will have some issue they will sort out in a ..."

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Deus Ex's Warren Spector Warns Against Going Overboard with Motion Controls

By Chris Faylor, Mar 11, 2010 1:00pm PST

As hardware makers rush to embrace motion-controlled gaming--Sony with the PlayStation 3's PlayStation Move, Microsoft with the Xbox 360's Project...


"I like it a lot too... I don't get the complaints. Is twisting your controller, or giving it a ..."

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Lord of the Rings: Aragorn's Quest Delayed Again, Coming to PlayStation 3 with 'Move' Support

By Chris Faylor, Mar 11, 2010 9:40am PST

Apparently that path to Mordor is even trickier than we previously thought, as publisher Warner Bros. now expects the "friendly action-adventure...


"I wish there was a 360 version on the way, this game looks badass :("

- AMikaboshi see all 6 comments

PlayStation Move Media Bonanza: SOCOM 4, Sports Champions, The Shoot, Party and More

By Chris Faylor, Mar 10, 2010 5:34pm PST

Having just blown the lid off the PlayStation Move (a.k.a PlayStation 3 Motion Controller) and its Sub-Controller, Sony has now unleashed a...


"And so you prove my point. Total resistance to change even if it would benefit the experience as ..."

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PS3 Motion Controller Dubbed PlayStation Move; Starter Kit Under $100, Games Detailed

By Chris Faylor, Mar 10, 2010 4:08pm PST

Sony's upcoming wand-shaped PlayStation 3 motion controller, previously know as the "PlayStation Motion Controller," is now officially titled the...


"Oh sweet I've been waiting for some good 3rd party Wiimotes that I don't have to pay a game's ..."

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Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11 Details: PlayStation Motion Controller Support, Ryder Cup and More

By Chris Faylor, Mar 09, 2010 11:07am PST

Though the PlayStation 3's impending Motion Controller won't be available until this fall, publisher Electronic Arts today confirmed that Tiger...


"So, aside from 'team" support it looks to be an incremental upgrade release. Maybe more info ..."

- Fyunch Click see all 10 comments

Rumor: Killzone 3 for Holiday 2010 Supporting 3D and Motion Controller

By Brian Leahy, Mar 04, 2010 4:30pm PST

Citing an anonymous source, CVG is reporting that Killzone 3 is in development and will be released around Christmas 2010, adding that the...


"im gona call bullshit on this source right now. I highly doubt sony would keep a game such ..."

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No More Heroes Creator Suda-51 Interested in Natal and Sony Motion

By Brian Leahy, Mar 04, 2010 4:00pm PST

Japanese game developer Goichi Suda (aka "Suda-51"), creator of No More Heroes (Wii), has expressed interest in an interview with GameSpot UK in...


Ubisoft Planning More Frequent Sequels for Splinter Cell, Prince of Persia, Ghost Recon and More

By Chris Faylor, Feb 09, 2010 1:10pm PST

With Ubisoft planning to release a number of sequels and follow-ups across the next year, such as Splinter Cell: Conviction and Ghost Recon: Future...


"Some of these are surprising. Another Driver game? Hmmmm.. Thats one hot oven burner.. But ok.. ..."

- Scrubasteve see all 34 comments

EA Affirms Project Natal, PlayStation Motion Control Support at Launch

By Chris Faylor, Feb 09, 2010 9:10am PST

Both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 motion-tracking add-ons coming in late 2010 will launch alongside support from publisher Electronic Arts, the...


"Yeah, this seems like one of those games where the Arc would be much better suited."

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PlayStation Motion Controller Delayed Until Fall

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 20, 2010 6:40am PST

The PlayStation 3 movement-sensing Motion Controller has been delayed until this fall to ensure it launches with the backing of a strong software...


"Can't argue with that. I'd like to see how dev's expand on rail shooters/FPS blend using the ..."

- alexc1 see all 12 comments

PlayStation 3 Games Getting Motion Control Patch, Xbox 360 Games Probably Won't

By Chris Faylor, Sep 25, 2009 4:15pm PDT

With the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 both set to receive new motion-tracking controllers next year, it has been revealed that some existing...


"Look at it from a business standpoint. The Wii is outselling the 360 and PS3. It's not because ..."

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Sony Motion Controller Demo: Dueling Domino Snakes

By Nick Breckon, Sep 18, 2009 3:17pm PDT

Motion controller maestros Richard Marks and Anton Mikhailov are back with wands in hand, demonstrating Sony's fancy controller with the help of...


"This blows Natal out of the water. I still, to this day, do not know why they bothered showing ..."

- deathofrats see all 43 comments