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Sony, Panasonic to Develop 300GB Discs Sony, Panasonic to Develop 300GB Discs

Sony and Panasonic have announced that they will be partnering up to develop a next-generation optical disc for professional use. The companies have set a goal of an optical disc with a recording capacity of “at least” 300GB by the …

Sony Takes Us Behind The Scenes Of Rain Sony Takes Us Behind The Scenes Of Rain

Last year, Sony announced two new original titles from its Japanese development studios. The first was Puppeteer – a platformer featuring a small boy that has been turned into a puppet. The other was rain – an interesting puzzle/platformer game …

Video Game Consoles Driving Component Demand, Pre-Orders Higher Than Expected Video Game Consoles Driving Component Demand, Pre-Orders Higher Than Expected

The latest generation of video game consoles is set to launch this fall. Microsoft will be releasing its new Xbox One console and Sony will be releasing its new PlayStation 4 console. Though the release dates for the consoles have …

You Can Have Up To 2,000 Friends On The PS4, And Other Fun Facts About Sony’s New Console You Can Have Up To 2,000 Friends On The PS4, And Other Fun Facts About Sony’s New Console

Science says you can only have 150 friends. Anymore beyond that is impossible. Don’t tell that to Sony though as it’s planning on letting you have a few thousand on the PS4. In a new video from PlayStation Access, Sony …

PlayStation 4 Has Huge Lead on Xbox One, Shows Analyst Survey PlayStation 4 Has Huge Lead on Xbox One, Shows Analyst Survey
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Sony dominated this year’s E3, at least when it came to messaging. The company gained praise from gamers for the PlayStation 4‘s $400 price – $100 less than Microsoft’s Xbox One. Sony also got a positive response for simply not …

‘Gran Turismo’ Action Movie Being Developed ‘Gran Turismo’ Action Movie Being Developed

As Fast & Furious 6 demonstrated earlier this year, a well-marketed car movie can mean box office success. Now, other movie studios are predictably jumping on the bandwagon, trying to develop their own car-movie franchises. Sony, in particular, is looking …

This Is How You’ll Play Beyond: Two Souls This Is How You’ll Play Beyond: Two Souls

Beyond: Two Souls, like David Cage’s other games, are more movies than games. Sure, there are some interactive elements, but they take a backseat to the story that Cage is trying to tell. That’s not going to necessarily change in …

Sony to Auction Off Game Props For Trophies Sony to Auction Off Game Props For Trophies
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After sticking it to Microsoft at E3, Sony rode the hype of gamers into a new ad campaign. A live-action commercial titled “Greatness Awaits” somehow managed to capture the spirit of gamers, while at the same time reminding the competition …

PlayStation 4′s Interesting Features Highlighted in New Video PlayStation 4′s Interesting Features Highlighted in New Video

Gamers who saw Sony’s big PlayStation 4 announcement in February and its surprise-laden E3 conference will know most of the details about the PlayStation 4 – the $400 price, what it looks like, and the lack of console-level DRM, at …

Latest Killzone: Shadow Fall Trailer Is Nothing But Gameplay Latest Killzone: Shadow Fall Trailer Is Nothing But Gameplay

It’s rare to find a game trailer that’s just nothing but gameplay. There always has to be a narrator or an annoying dubstep track to prove just how gamey a game is. Thankfully, that’s not the case with this latest …

EA Is Raising Xbox One, PS4 Game Prices In The UK EA Is Raising Xbox One, PS4 Game Prices In The UK
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Well, this is troubling. GAME, a major UK games retailer, said that EA will be raising the prices of its next-gen games on the Xbox One and PS4. Gamers in the UK will be paying £54.99 for EA’s games instead …

You Can Play Your Digital Game Library On Any PS4 You Can Play Your Digital Game Library On Any PS4

One of the more potentially awesome things about Microsoft’s vision of a DRM-laden future was the ability to play your games on any other Xbox One console. With everything being digital, all you had to do was sign in via …

Sony is Offering PS4 Dev Kits to Universities Sony is Offering PS4 Dev Kits to Universities

Sony devoted significant portions of both its February PlayStation 4 announcement and its big E3 conference to its embrace of game developers, including indie game developers of all sizes. These announcements have built good will for Sony with both developers …

Killzone: Shadow Fall Gets A Touch Of Hollywood Talent Killzone: Shadow Fall Gets A Touch Of Hollywood Talent
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You usually don’t look for great storytelling in big budget shooters, but the guys at Guerilla Games are at least wanting to inject a little Hollywood talent into Killzone: Shadow Fall’s campaign. Steven Ter Heide, Game Director at Guerilla Games, …

The Last of Us Has Sold 3.4 Million Copies The Last of Us Has Sold 3.4 Million Copies

The Last of Us debuted in June to near-universal positive reviews. The game’s stealth-action gameplay and dark, mature story resonated with game reviewers in a way few games have in the recent past. Now, it seems that these same qualities …

Beyond: Two Souls Gets A Making Of Feature Beyond: Two Souls Gets A Making Of Feature

Are you interested in the creative process behind David Cage’s new movie/game Beyond: Two Souls? If so, you’re in luck as the team at Quantic Dream has created a four part Making Of series that goes into the creative process …

GameStop Has Sold Out Of PS4 Preorders GameStop Has Sold Out Of PS4 Preorders
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In mid-June, Sony’s Andrew House said that PS4 demand “may well outstrip supply.” It only took about a month for that to become reality at one of the largest game retailers. Game Informer reports that GameStop has stopped taking PS4 …

The PlayStation Had Some Great Games, Didn’t It? The PlayStation Had Some Great Games, Didn’t It?

The Sony PlayStation will be 20 years old this year. This year’s PS4 launch is a great way to celebrate the brand, but that won’t be out until later this year. Until then, we can remember all the good things …

PlayStation Network Summer Sale Starts Tomorrow PlayStation Network Summer Sale Starts Tomorrow

Last week, Microsoft announced that it would be holding an “Ultimate Game Sale” this week for Xbox Live. Several big games made the list and a few each day will be on sale throughout the week. Now, Sony has stepped …

Watch This 45-Minute Talk From PS4 Architect Mark Cerny Watch This 45-Minute Talk From PS4 Architect Mark Cerny

Mark Cerny is like a really nice (and really awesome) teacher of the gaming business. He has a demeanor that’s instantly likable, and his breadth of knowledge ensures that you actually learn something when he speaks. If you like Cerny …

Here’s An Inside Look At PS4 Development From The Blacklight: Retribution Team Here’s An Inside Look At PS4 Development From The Blacklight: Retribution Team

One of the first games announced for the PS4 was the PC free-to-play shooter Blacklight: Retribution. The multiplayer-only team-based shooter will be a launch title for Sony’s new console and it will be one of the first free-to-play titles to …