Sony News


Infamous developer Sucker Punch going through layoffs

By Robert Workman, Aug 20, 2014 9:15am PDT

SCEA confirms reduction in workforce, but doesn't give a figure on the number of jobs cut.


":( I purchased and played all Infamous titles, and enjoyed them all greatly. All the best to ..."

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Freedom Wars coming to Vita in October

By Steve Watts, Aug 19, 2014 7:30am PDT

Sony has announced the release date for Freedom Wars, along with how to snag pre-order goodies both at retail and digitally.


Sony to announce more games at Tokyo Game Show

By Robert Workman, Aug 14, 2014 9:30am PDT

Sony couldn't fit all the announcements into its Gamescom conference, so it saved some for TGS.


PlayStation 4 reaches 10 million units sold worldwide

By Robert Workman, Aug 12, 2014 6:00pm PDT

Sony's newest console is off to a terrific start.


"They weren't. It was on a few other sites around noon today. "

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New PlayStation firmware update to introduce Share Play, YouTube posting

By Robert Workman, Aug 12, 2014 2:10pm PDT

Friends will be a big focus with the latest update, along with YouTube support.


"I cut the cord a while back so use a ton of Netflix and Hulu. That wasn't work within apps."

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Gamescom 2014: The full recap of today's Xbox and PlayStation stories

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 12, 2014 12:20pm PDT

If you missed the Microsoft and Sony media briefings from Gamescom 2014, don't worry. Shacknews has you covered with a full recap of this morning's stories.


"I remember reading some analysis that showed that new consoles don't get a steady supply of good ..."

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Infamous: First Light trailer unleashes Fetch

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 12, 2014 11:35am PDT

The first Infamous: Second Son standalone adventure shows more of Fetch's story.


Bloodborne gameplay makes its debut at Gamescom

By Robert Workman, Aug 12, 2014 11:10am PDT

We get our first bloody look at From Software's follow-up to Dark Souls.


"One of those creatures looked a little too much like Manus to be co-incidence to me? (not ..."

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Until Dawn re-emerges with new trailer

By Robert Workman, Aug 12, 2014 11:05am PDT

The survival horror game returns, with eight friends put into a perilous situation.


Watch the full Sony Gamescom 2014 media briefing here

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 12, 2014 9:30am PDT

It's Sony's turn to take the stage at Gamescom 2014. Watch the full press conference and discuss everything you see here!


"I think the shots/kill setup is good since it rewards accurate shots. I shotgun shell, one ..."

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Hustle Kings coming to PlayStation 4 as a free-to-play title

By Robert Workman, Aug 12, 2014 8:20am PDT

Get your hustle on with Sony's elite pool sim.


"I still enjoy playing Bankshot Billiards 2 on my 360. Great arcade game."

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BigFest announced for PS3, PS4

By Robert Workman, Aug 08, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Go big or go home with your own music festival.


Surgeon Simulator 2014 coming to PlayStation 4

By Robert Workman, Aug 07, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Relax, it's not brain surgery. Oh, wait, it is.


"The keyboard controls are super complicated, curious how it'll transfer"

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Report cards: how are the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 doing?

By Robert Workman, Aug 01, 2014 1:00pm PDT

We look at both systems since their respective launches several months ago.


"ya, whatever happened to being able to jump into your friends game and play him through a boss n ..."

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What Sony needs to do with PlayStation Now to make it succeed

By Robert Workman, Jul 31, 2014 4:00pm PDT

We've played the Beta for some time, but here's some advice on what it needs to make it soar.


"This whole article could have been summed up with this one sentence,"Add more games and lower ..."

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