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GDC 2015 – From Vive to Project Morpheus - The Virtual Reality Roundup

By Josh Hawkins, Mar 06, 2015 3:00pm PST

We bring all the VR news from GDC into one handy place.


"Not really. They are still working on the Rift, but the main thing they covered during GDC was ..."

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Opinion: Competing for Virtual Reality Head Space

By Steven Wong, Mar 06, 2015 12:30pm PST

The age of virtual reality will soon be upon us, but how fast will this technology catch on when it does? Here are some the challenges Oculus, Sony, and HTC must overcome.


"Another issue is the inter-ocular distance, which I saw a comment on elsewhere. Do all these ..."

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New Project Morpheus Specs Announced; Releasing in 2016

By Josh Hawkins, Mar 03, 2015 3:47pm PST

In its recent GDC briefing Sony Computer Entertainment dove head deep into the new specs for Project Morpheus, as well as announced a coming 2016 consumer release.


"They say they could do motion interpolation to get the extra frame. You'd think that could add ..."

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The Order: 1886 Review Recap

By Shack Staff, Feb 23, 2015 3:00pm PST

Looking to get further in-depth with our thoughts about The Order: 1886? Greg Burke sits down with Daniel Perez to talk about Neo-Victorian knights and mutants in our review recap.


"First off, I love this game. I don't agree with people saying stuff like 'this game should only ..."

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PlayStation Plus DriveClub is 'still being looked at'

By Daniel Perez, Feb 23, 2015 7:30am PST

Waiting for the PlayStation Plus version of DriveClub to be released? Well, you might very well be waiting forever.


"I feel like this game should just be pulled and taken back to the drawing board, like FF14 was. ..."

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Final Score: The Order: 1886

By Josh Hawkins, Feb 20, 2015 6:00pm PST

The Order: 1886 looked to be a hit, but does it stand up to the hype? Things aren't looking good as we put it to the test in today's Final Score.


"First original console game. And choice.. More choice. I was so ready for that ending to let ..."

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Sony revives The Last Guardian trademark

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 18, 2015 3:45pm PST

Another day, another Last Guardian story. Yes, Team Ico's game is still (technically) alive!


"It doesn't seem like they've worked on it much at all in the last few years based on what has ..."

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Sony abandons The Last Guardian trademark

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 16, 2015 10:25am PST

The saga continues for Team ICO's latest and the latest news is not good.


"bwahahahha...how ironic. Molyneaux and son make a video calling out Valve to release ep3 ..."

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PlayStation welcomes Spotify while sweeping Sony's Music Unlimited under the rug

By Daniel Perez, Jan 28, 2015 8:46am PST

PlayStation Music will allow its users to enjoy their Spotify tunes from the comfort of their consoles and mobile devices this spring.


"You can get it from Gamefly. That's what I did for the PS4 remake. The graphics are much ..."

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Head Games: The Virtual Reality Roundup

By Steven Wong, Jan 26, 2015 1:30pm PST

Head mounted displays promise to either augment reality, or drop you into a completely virtual one. From the HoloLens to a cardboard box, we run down some of the top devices vying to capture your senses.


Sony's Hacking Settlement: How to Get the Best Value

By Steve Watts, Jan 23, 2015 3:00pm PST

Today Sony sent out notices for its class-action settlement. If you were a PlayStation Network, Sony Online Entertainment, or Qriocity services before May 15, 2011, you can claim a settlement. The form doesn't list the prices of the free games,so we wondered: which free give...


"The article doesn't mention it, but there are options for SOE and Qriocity customers as well. ..."

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Plex now available on PlayStation consoles

By Daniel Perez, Jan 21, 2015 7:00am PST

Plex is now available on both the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 for all of your personal media-watching needs.


"Oh SWEEET!!! This is awesome news! I was hoping for this on the PS4 but didn't expect it to ..."

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The Great Wall: Consoles in China

By Shack Staff, Jan 12, 2015 7:00am PST

After fourteen years, China has lifted its ban on video game consoles. Microsoft is the first of the major console manufacturers to capitalize on the new market, having recently launched its Xbox One in the region. However, China's gaming culture has undergone a ra...


"Great article! As a "failed" * Journalist myself I appreciate the attention to details and how ..."

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PlayStation Network once again experiencing connection issues

By Daniel Perez, Jan 07, 2015 6:40am PST

We almost went through an entire week without the PlayStation Network experiencing any kind of connection issues. Oh well.


PlayStation Now Getting Subscription Options This Month

By Steven Wong, Jan 05, 2015 7:25am PST

The PlayStation Now game streaming service will soon be offering subscriptions so that customers can play a flat fee for access to hundreds of streaming PS3 games.


"Give us a per year subscription and then we're talking. $100 sounds right."

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