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PlayStation VR is already profitable at launch

By Daniel Perez, Oct 14, 2016 8:25am PDT

The PlayStation VR marks one of the few times a new piece of hardware has been profitable at launch.


Sony expects 'hundreds of thousands' in PlayStation VR sales, ramps up production

By Daniel Perez, Oct 13, 2016 9:26am PDT

Sony expects its PlayStation VR to sell 'hundreds of thousands' of units, which is why it has proceeded to ramp up its production to help meet with demand.


PlayStation 4 Pro expected to support SATA 3.0

By Daniel Perez, Oct 13, 2016 7:43am PDT

SATA 3.0 support means we'll finally be able to install a fast SSD drive to our PS4, which is a much better storage option than a standard HDD.


"Nnnno, there will still be as many instances of loading, but they will be shorter periods. "

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Cyber Danganronpa VR judges PlayStation VR users today

By Daniel Perez, Oct 13, 2016 6:38am PDT

Cyber Danganronpa VR: The Class Trial has made its way on the PlayStation Store, although it's only currently available in Japan and Hong Kong.


Green Man Gaming sells digital copies of PlayStation 4 games

By David Craddock, Oct 06, 2016 3:51pm PDT

Game keys can only be purchased by customers in the United States, however.


"I'm willing to be it's a lot easier said than done. Some regions are often much harder to get ..."

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PlayStation 4 gets software update 4.01 today

By Daniel Perez, Oct 03, 2016 10:00am PDT

The software update may be light on features, but not on size as you should expect a 300MB download.


"I'm annoyed the last update changed the menu when you hold down the PS button. Before it was ..."

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Driveclub VR to launch same day as PlayStation VR

By John Keefer, Sep 29, 2016 8:33am PDT

You do need launch titles to go with the new gadget, right?


Resident Evil makes October's list of PlayStation Plus games

By John Keefer, Sep 28, 2016 9:55am PDT

Transformers Devastation is the other game coing for PS4.


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."

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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, ..."

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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. "

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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 ..."

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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.