Sony News


Uncharted 4 Bounty Hunters DLC offers a huge update for free

By John Keefer, Sep 22, 2016 8:55am PDT

New mode, weapons, boosters and a returning map favorite.


"How popular is the MP in this series? Never interested me in the least."

- waxthirteen see all 2 comments

Rez Infinite's Area X Trailer Is Equal Parts Dreamy and Evocative

By Brittany Vincent, Sep 20, 2016 3:20pm PDT

A gorgeous new addition to the original base game, Area X is the Rez stage you've always dreamt of. 


"Looks and sounds pretty damn cool. It has a more raw feel like the original Rez soundtrack, ..."

- EnhancedInterrogator see all 2 comments

Death Stranding release window narrowed down - slightly

By John Keefer, Sep 19, 2016 9:49am PDT

Hideo Kojima hints at a release date sometime before 2019.


No Man's Sky didn't have 'a great PR strategy,' Sony exec says

By John Keefer, Sep 16, 2016 8:56am PDT

Apparent unfulfilled day one promises and no PR person to help were unfortunate


HBO, Cinemax coming to PlayStation Vue; HBO Now app launching on PS4, PS3 soon

By Daniel Perez, Sep 16, 2016 8:17am PDT

Sony is adding some heavy-hitting channels to its PlayStation Vue and will soon launch the HBO Now app on its consoles.


"Cinemax has it too on the Max Go app. I'm surprised that stuff has survived this long. "

- nakedsavage see all 8 comments

Sony employees laid off at San Diego studio

By David Craddock, Sep 14, 2016 3:50pm PDT

The company's London Studio incurred reductions this week as well.


"I've met one of the devs and that whole group was focussed on insanely rapid prototyping of VR ..."

- Mad Brahmin Disease see all 7 comments

Sony's London Studio suffers layoffs as it wraps up production on London Heist

By David Craddock, Sep 14, 2016 3:21pm PDT

The team 'have done a great job leading the way in VR development,' and remaining employees will work on more VR games.


Playstation 4 software update 4.0 coming on Sept. 13 with folders, PS4 Pro support, and more

By Daniel Perez, Sep 12, 2016 11:37am PDT

There's a lot going on with tomorrow's update, which includes support for Folders, PlayStation 4 Pro support, and more.


"Finally, with 2tb of storage I have so many games to scroll through."

- reddwarf_ see all 2 comments

The Last Guardian gets delayed to December 2016

By Daniel Perez, Sep 12, 2016 6:31am PDT

Will The Last Guardian ever be released?


"they are delaying until they finalize the acquisition of all The NeverEnding Story intellectual ..."

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PS4 Pro 4K and HDR patches won't cost consumers money (Update)

By John Keefer, Sep 09, 2016 9:43am PDT

A Sony exec has opened up a rather large can of worms with statements open to interpretation.


"Remember when Shacknews editorial policy was to not publish rumors? Seems like that's all that ..."

- BlackCat9 see all 5 comments

Fallout 4 and Skyrim Special Edition PS4 mod support not going to happen after all

By John Keefer, Sep 09, 2016 8:45am PDT

Bethesda says Sony won't approve it, so it is now a dead issue ... until further notice.


"Sony is killing PlayStation... Microsoft is taking away the only thing Xbox has that PC doesn't ..."

- Me77111 see all 7 comments

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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PS4 Pro Release Date, Price Revealed

By Cassidee Moser, Sep 07, 2016 12:57pm PDT

You won't have to wait very long to have Sony's upgraded and redesigned console. 


"Are you 12,because that's like the third time I've seen you post the exact same thing."

- Th3rdSun see all 3 comments

Sony's PS4 Slim Confirmed, Available This September

By Cassidee Moser, Sep 07, 2016 12:19pm PDT

Remember that leaked PS4 Slim we saw a few weeks ago? Yep, it's real, and you can buy it next week. 


"Nice dig at Microsoft clearly going for "brute force power with Scorpio""

- node see all 3 comments

GT Sport delay means pre-order refunds

By John Keefer, Sep 06, 2016 9:40am PDT

You can't order the game early any more until a release date has been set.