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News: Sony's Shuhei Yoshida Has Been Banned from Nintendo MiiVerse Twice

Sony's Shuhei Yoshida Has Been Banned from Nintendo MiiVerse Twice

U do not deserve this

Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida may maintain one of the busiest Twitter profiles in the industry, but the affable executive occasionally finds time to play games. Despite his lifelong ties to the PlayStation brand, however, the straight talking suit is a big fan of all of the current consoles – including the...

Weirdness: This Is What The Legend of Zelda Would Look Like on PS4

This Is What The Legend of Zelda Would Look Like on PS4

A link between consoles

Industry analyst Michael Pachter has been harping on for years that Nintendo should publish its major titles on Sony consoles, and this picture snapped in an EB Games in Montreal demonstrates what that might look like. But before anybody gets their hopes up, it behoves us to mention that the pictured box is completely fake...

News: PlayStation Executive Shuhei Yoshida Is Doing His Part to Help Wii U

PlayStation Executive Shuhei Yoshida Is Doing His Part to Help Wii U

Suit loves Super Mario 3D World

Much like the PlayStation Vita, the Wii U hasn’t enjoyed a particularly fruitful first year on the market. It took just 24 hours for the PlayStation 4 to surpass Nintendo’s next generation machine in the UK, and while things aren’t quite as bleak elsewhere, there’s no denying that the device has failed to...

News: Sony's Shuhei Yoshida Reveals His True Passion via Wii U

Sony's Shuhei Yoshida Reveals His True Passion via Wii U

Say it like you mean it

Remember when Sony Worldwide Studios gaffer Shuhei Yoshida purchased a Wii U? Well, he’s been using it quite a lot. The affable executive has been playing plenty of Nintendo Land – and sharing some brutally honest messages in the game’s Miiverse plaza. A recent post from the first-party president – picked up by Kotaku...

News: Sony Executive Shuhei Yoshida Owns a Wii U

Sony Executive Shuhei Yoshida Owns a Wii U

Testing it out

Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida is one of the most brazen executives in the gaming industry, so it’s no surprise to see the likable suit openly admit that he’s purchased a competitor’s system on Twitter. Here's the message: [tweet https://twitter.com/yosp/status/275760694912237572] While we’ve no doubt that...

News: Nintendo: Our Competitors Need to React to What We're Doing

Nintendo: Our Competitors Need to React to What We're Doing

Gadgets and gizmos

Following his controversial interview with CNN earlier in the week, Nintendo of America boss Reggie Fils-Aime has suggested that Sony will need to offer more than just upgraded visuals with the next PlayStation console. Chatting with CNET, the outspoken executive brushed aside claims that the recently released Wii U will be...

News: Capcom Forgets That Monster Hunter 3G Is Coming To The Nintendo 3DS

Capcom Forgets That Monster Hunter 3G Is Coming To The Nintendo 3DS

The Monster Hunter series is one of the biggest franchises in Japan

It's built up a fan-base on Sony's PlayStation Portable system. But in a shock twist earlier in the year Capcom announced that its releasing all of its upcoming Monster Hunter games on the Nintendo 3DS instead. We suspected shenanigans then, and we suspect them now. But at least the fanboy inside us can revel in a bit of..

Feature: How Sony Can Stave Off The 3DS With Two Third-Party Releases -- 'Twiggy' The Push Square Opinionator Returns

How Sony Can Stave Off The 3DS With Two Third-Party Releases -- 'Twiggy' The Push Square Opinionator Returns

This week the PSP reclaimed its crown at the top of the domestic hardware sales charts in Japan, despite Nintendo's 3DS releasing just a month ago

Numbers for Nintendo's systm were also disappointing across Europe, with exact figures in North America seemingly hush-hush. It's worth stressing that the 3DS represents Nintendo's best ever launch, but with its predecessor exceeding the lofty..

News: Nintendo President Weighs In On Sony's Next Generation Portable Announcement

Nintendo President Weighs In On Sony's Next Generation Portable Announcement

We're certain the codename "Next Generation Portable" is a subtle dig at Nintendo on Sony's part

It's no coincedence that months prior to Nintendo's latest handheld launch, Sony should reveal a system that they're dubbing the "Next Generation Portable". Sick burn. Nintendo president Satoru Iwata doesn't seem too concerned though. After all, why should he be? While the PlayStation Portable..

News: Sony To Nintendo: Stop Hating On Our Glasses, Yo

Sony To Nintendo: Stop Hating On Our Glasses, Yo

There was a mildly comical moment during Nintendo's E3 press conference when exec Reggie Fils-Aime had a good bash 3D glasses

He was building up to the announcement of his company's 3DS, a glasses-less portable device which uses clever screen technology to create a three-dimensional effect. Sony's Worldwide Studios boss, Shuhei Yoshida, reckons Nintendo and Sony should stop hating, and start..

Feature: Does A Game Need To Be Multiplatform To Define A Genre? - "Twiggy" The Push Square Opinionator

Does A Game Need To Be Multiplatform To Define A Genre? - "Twiggy" The Push Square Opinionator

Some interesting comments came out of Castlevania producer David Cox's pie-hole this week

The dev spoke candidly to PSM3 magazine about Naughty Dog's Uncharted 2 and its baring on the industry. In that interview Cox dropped a bomb of a quote, declaring that Uncharted 2 couldn't set a genre benchmark because it was a single-platform release. It left me considering: what's this guy been smoking? To..

News: Nintendo's Reggie Fils-Aime Continues To Act Rattled Regarding Playstation Move, Reckons No One With A Wii Would Buy

Nintendo's Reggie Fils-Aime Continues To Act Rattled Regarding Playstation Move, Reckons No One With A Wii Would Buy

The more Nintendo's Reggie Fils-Aime comes out to talk down the Playstation Move, the more we reckon Nintendo are rattled

What's that Reggie — you heard that there's a system going to be offering significantly better motion controls, alongside blu-ray, video delivery, and HD graphics? Oh.“So I’m a consumer and I’m having a great experience with my Wii. And we know that’s the case – we look..