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PlayStation TV will support nearly 700 games on Oct. 14 launch

By Daniel Perez, Sep 22, 2014 1:30pm PDT

Nearly 700 titles will be playable when the PlayStation TV launches next month, which includes Vita, PS1 and PSP games.


"Ugh - is THAT the reason? That's both extremely lame and lazy. "

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Run Sackboy! Run! headed to Vita, iOS and Android

By Daniel Perez, Sep 04, 2014 8:50am PDT

Sackboy will be featured in an all-new adventure on the PS Vita, iOS and Android later next month.


Sony Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact, Z3 Tablet will include PlayStation 4 Remote Play feature

By Daniel Perez, Sep 03, 2014 3:30pm PDT

At IFA in Berlin, Sony announced its new Xperia Z3 mobile devices will be the first to support Remote Play. Playing on your PS4 while you're on the go just became much easier!


"The z3 compact looks amazing and is only 500€. If the new moto x is actually huge, this will ..."

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Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare teased for PlayStation platforms

By Robert Workman, May 28, 2014 9:30am PDT

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare will be taking its multiplayer mayhem to PlayStation consoles.


"This is actually my go-to game on my Xbox One. It's fun, quirky, and keeps you coming back for ..."

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Six Japanese PSOne games debuting in America on PSN

By Steve Watts, May 12, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Six Japanese PSOne games never before released in the states are set to make their debut, via PlayStation Network.


PlayStation Mobile gets free Unity support

By Steve Watts, Apr 09, 2014 11:30am PDT

Sony's "Unity for PlayStation Mobile" tools expanded to a public preview today, letting developers start to port their iOS or Android games without extra charges.


Ken Kutaragi, 'father of PlayStation,' awarded with GDC Award & Mega64 video

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 25, 2014 10:00am PDT

Ken Kutaragi, best known as the "Father of the PlayStation," received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Game Developers Choice Awards last week... and here's a short film from Mega64


"That portrait is perhaps not the most flattering picture of Ken. The video is awesome though."

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Rumor: PlayStation 4 to get native PS1/PS2 emulation

By Steve Watts, Jan 29, 2014 11:00am PST

A source within Sony reportedly claims that the company is working on the ability to play PS1 and PS2 games on the PlayStation 4 through normal emulation, rather than strictly keeping to the streaming service of PlayStation Now.


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PocketStation app for Vita launches in Japan

By Steve Watts, Nov 05, 2013 7:15am PST

The PS1 "PocketStation" peripheral has been adapted into a Vita app in Japan and released for free for PS Plus subscribers.


Scrapped Resident Evil 2 prototype leaked

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 18, 2013 2:30pm PST

Capcom never finished its first crack at making Resident Evil 2, getting an early version of the game together but then scrapping it. Parts and ideas did make it into the finished RE2, but the project later dubbed 'Resident Evil 1.5' never saw the light of day. However, indu...


"I wonder if she was in part the inspiration for Dead Rising's Chuck Greene..."

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PlayStation Plus early-July games detailed

By Steve Watts, Jul 02, 2012 1:00pm PDT

Sony has just announced the new line-up for July's "Instant Game Collection" on PlayStation Plus. New additions include Gotham City Impostors, Pac-Man Championship Edition DX, and Renegade Ops.


"Nope, you keep the games. Though I am not sure if you can redownload them, but as long as they ..."

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PSOne title shows up for Vita, but it's broken

By John Keefer, Apr 26, 2012 8:30am PDT

Vita users waiting patiently for PSOne content on their handhelds have been asked to continue to be patient.


"It's a fair point. I own a 3DS. I didn't expect to like it as much as I do (in fact I love the ..."

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MobyGames Classic: Resident Evil community stories

By Shack Staff, Mar 23, 2012 2:30pm PDT

Shacknews readers share their own stories revolving around the classic Resident Evil, the latest game inducted into the "MobyGames Classic" series on Shacknews.com.


"still have the psone original with the huge case it came with. I have been meaning to replay ..."

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MobyGames Classic: Resident Evil

By Shack Staff, Mar 21, 2012 3:30pm PDT

MobyGames.com Classic returns with Resident Evil, the 1996 survival-horror game by Capcom that helped define the genre.


"In other words if they ever reboot this series they should place the characters in a modern ..."

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MobyGames Classic: Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six community stories

By Shack Staff, Mar 11, 2012 2:00pm PDT

Shacknews readers share their own stories revolving around the classic Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six, the latest game inducted into the "Moby Games Classic" series on Shacknews.com.


"I couldn't remember which Rainbow Six it was but it was the one where you played on a winter ..."

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