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News: You Can Buy the Star Wars Digital Collection on the PlayStation Store From Today

You Can Buy the Star Wars Digital Collection on the PlayStation Store From Today

The force beckons

Up for watching some Star Wars on PlayStation, are you? Well, if you're a fan of the force, you may be delighted to know that the entire digital collection will release later today on the PlayStation Store in the UK and Australia. You can snag all six movies for a rather steep £69.99, or you can purchase them separately from...

News: Sony's Making a Metal Gear Solid Movie

Sony's Making a Metal Gear Solid Movie

Just show Metal Gear Solid 4 at cinemas

Sony's making a movie for practically every video game franchise in existence – well, that is if you read the news. Not content with ongoing Uncharted, The Last of Us, and Shadow of the Colossus projects, the firm has apparently signed up British writer Jay Basu to work on a Metal Gear Solid adaptation...

News: Sony's Cancelled Movie The Interview Is Out Now, But Not on PSN Yet

Sony's Cancelled Movie The Interview Is Out Now, But Not on PSN Yet

Called back

We know that companies change their minds all of the time, but this is insane. Sony previously said that it had no intention of ever releasing The Interview, but it's swiftly reversed that decision, and deployed the controversial flick – a day before its originally intended launch date. Clearly sensing dollar signs from all of the free...

Weirdness: Sony Yanks The Interview Amid Intensifying Threats

Sony Yanks The Interview Amid Intensifying Threats

Firm has no plans for future release

We’re pretty sure that only Sony could spend approximately $40 million on a movie that has to be scrapped a week before release because of intensifying threats. The firm announced yesterday that it’s ditching all 25th December release plans for its latest flick The Interview, after a hacking group named the...

Rumour: Mamma Mia! Sony May Be Making a Super Mario Movie

Mamma Mia! Sony May Be Making a Super Mario Movie

Let's-a-go

You won’t be seeing Super Mario on your PlayStation 4 anytime soon, but according to Buzzfeed, the pudgy plumber may be plotting a return to the silver screen – and it sounds like Sony’s engineering the move. A slew of leaked details filtering out of Sony Pictures suggest that the film factory has struck a deal with the Kyoto...

News: Maisie Williams: Hell Yeah! I'd Love to Play Ellie in The Last of Us Movie

Maisie Williams: Hell Yeah! I'd Love to Play Ellie in The Last of Us Movie

Arya sure?

Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams, best known for her role as Arya Stark in the hit HBO show, seems like a lock for The Last of Us movie, as she’s revealed that she’d “love” to play Ellie in the forthcoming silver screen adaptation. Sony recently confirmed that original writer Neil Druckmann will be working alongside Evil...

News: Resident Evil TV Series to Rise Following Final Movie

Resident Evil TV Series to Rise Following Final Movie

Ada know what to say

Remember those live-action Resident Evil movies? Well, they’re still being made – and now there are plans for a television series to debut following the release of the sixth (and, allegedly, final) cinematic flick. Resident Evil: The Last Chapter is currently being written, and will see all of the franchise's ‘famous’...

News: The Last of Us' Movie Adaptation Will Change Things Up, Says Neil Druckmann

The Last of Us' Movie Adaptation Will Change Things Up, Says Neil Druckmann

Expect the unexpected

Apparently, when it comes to news about video game adaptations, it never rains but it pours. Soon after we learned about the ill-conceived Resident Evil TV show, Naughty Dog has released more info regarding The Last of Us' silver screen conversion. Specifically, the original game's writer Neil Druckmann has stated that

News: Evil Dead's Sam Raimi to Produce Movie Adaptation of The Last of Us

Evil Dead's Sam Raimi to Produce Movie Adaptation of The Last of Us

Game of Thrones star mooted for Ellie role

Sam Raimi, the American film veteran best known for Evil Dead and the, er, previous Spider-Man trilogy, will produce Naughty Dog’s upcoming cinematic adaptation of The Last of Us. The tidbit was confirmed during a Sony Screen Gems panel at Comic-Con, in which the Hollywood hero was accompanied by...

News: Globe Trotting Uncharted Movie to Start Production 'Very Early Next Year'

Globe Trotting Uncharted Movie to Start Production 'Very Early Next Year'

"It's going to honour the mythology of the game"

Nathan Drake’s big screen debut is very much back on track, with production set to start early next year. The cinematic adaptation of Naughty Dog’s blockbuster Uncharted brand has been on and off more times than a hazard light over the past few years, but director Seth Gordon – who’s known...

News: Let's Be Honest, Heavenly Sword: The Movie Looks Hellishly Bad

Let's Be Honest, Heavenly Sword: The Movie Looks Hellishly Bad

Kai sera, sera

Hairy heroine Nariko’s real-life alter ego Anna Torv may be present and correct, but that doesn’t look like it’s going to save Blockade Entertainment’s cinematic Heavenly Sword adaptation from plunging to the pits of Hades. The curious flick seems to have been in production for an eternity, and now it finally has a 2nd...

Guide: How to Stream 1080p Videos from Your PC to the PS4

How to Stream 1080p Videos from Your PC to the PS4

Movie media server

Despite the promise of future support from platform holder Sony, the PlayStation 4 is currently very poor when it comes to local media playback. While it includes compatibility with key applications such as Netflix and the BBC iPlayer, it’s currently impossible to play videos, listen to music, or even view photos from your...

E3 2014: New Ratchet & Clank Movie Trailer Explores the Heroes' Past Adventures

New Ratchet & Clank Movie Trailer Explores the Heroes' Past Adventures

There's a PS4 remake to tell of, too

Being one of PlayStation's flagship franchises, Ratchet & Clank has always been ripe for the possibility of being adapted to an animated movie. So, fans of the wacky space adventures of the famous Lombax and robot praised the heavens when a CGI animated film was announced last year, shown with a teaser that...

News: Groan, Naughty Dog's The Last of Us Movie Is Just a Retelling of the Game's Story

Groan, Naughty Dog's The Last of Us Movie Is Just a Retelling of the Game's Story

Wait, seriously?

In news that makes absolutely no sense at all, prolific Naughty Dog penman Neil Druckmann has revealed that the recently announced cinematic adaptation of The Last of Us is actually just a straight retelling of the story told in the main game. "It’s an adaptation of the story of The Last of Us," the staffer stated. "As far as...

Weirdness: Sony May Be Making a Movie About the Console Wars

Sony May Be Making a Movie About the Console Wars

Blood bath

Forget about the fight between the Helghast and the ISA, as the so-called console war is undeniably the biggest brawl in gaming. And in a strange twist of fate, Sony Pictures could be producing a movie inspired by the neverending skirmish, charting SEGA’s assault on Nintendo in the early to mid 1990s. We don’t know about you, but...