North America News - Page 5

Store Update: 7th January 2014 (North America)

7th January 2014 (North America)

We hope that you're not too hungry

It’s the first North American PlayStation Store update of the year, and Sony has decided to have mercy upon our sanity. While the pre-Christmas refreshes proved a nightmare to format, this particular offering is petite enough to not waste our entire day. Highlights include Don’t Starve on the PlayStation 4...

News: Analyst: PS4 Has Slight Sales Advantage Over Xbox One in North America

Analyst: PS4 Has Slight Sales Advantage Over Xbox One in North America

On top of the world

Sony Computer Entertainment America president Jack Tretton may be spending his first full day back in the office hanging up the bunting, as reports suggest that the PlayStation 4 managed to close out 2013 in front of the Xbox One in North America – despite the platform holder launching in more territories than its closest...

News: Amazon Answers Your Festive Wish with Fresh PS4 Stock in North America

Amazon Answers Your Festive Wish with Fresh PS4 Stock in North America

Christmas comes early

We’re struggling to find novel ways to introduce these PlayStation 4 stock posts, so let’s get straight to the point: Amazon.com has a brand new batch of next generation consoles to sell to those who have a quick enough cursor. Everything’s currently in stock, from the standalone system to Knack bundles and everything...

Store Update: 17th December 2013 (North America)

17th December 2013 (North America)

Season of digital goods

Christmas has come early on the North American PlayStation Store this week. Indeed, there are so many highlights that we don’t really know where to start. We suppose that the release of Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition takes top billing, but the first episode of The Walking Dead: Season 2 and the PlayStation 4 port of The...

News: Best Buy Refreshes Online PS4 Stock Ahead of the Holidays in North America

Best Buy Refreshes Online PS4 Stock Ahead of the Holidays in North America

Going, going...

Sony’s currently flooding both the UK and North America with one final batch of PlayStation 4 consoles before Christmas, and Best Buy.com is the latest retailer to put the system up for sale. At the time of writing, the online store has a slew of different options, including some decent bundles featuring the next generation...

News: Tearaway's Price Chopped in Two at GameStop in North America

Tearaway's Price Chopped in Two at GameStop in North America

Rock, paper, scissors

Media Molecule’s papercraft platformer Tearaway hasn’t exactly got off to a stellar start in North America. Speculation seeping out of the most recent NPD report suggests that the PlayStation Vita exclusive sold just 14,000 units during its miserable first few weeks on the market, prompting us to ponder the impact that Pla

News: There Will Be a 'Limited' Supply of PS4 Stock at US GameStops This Weekend

There Will Be a 'Limited' Supply of PS4 Stock at US GameStops This Weekend

Stop what you're doing

If you've not managed to nab a PlayStation 4 in North America yet, the prospect of getting one before Christmas is probably beginning to look pretty bleak. However, in what can only be described as a bonafide holiday miracle, major retailer GameStop has announced that it will have a "limited" supply of Sony's new machine in...

News: Hunting for PS4 Stock in North America? Try Toys 'R' Us.com

Hunting for PS4 Stock in North America? Try Toys 'R' Us.com

Nice work, Geoffrey

Shopping online can be a bit of a gamble when availability is low. As such, you may be forgiven for not wanting to pin your PlayStation 4 hopes on an unfair race to the checkout screen. Unfortunately, with Sony’s next generation system in short supply, it may represent your best hope of getting a console before Christmas...

News: USA PS4 Stock Available at Walmart on 15th December

USA PS4 Stock Available at Walmart on 15th December

Grab a Christmas console

Did you miss out on the new PlayStation 4 stock at Best-Buy last weekend? Don't worry, because there is still hope that you'll be able to snag a new system in North America before Christmas. Mega retailer Walmart has announced that it will have fresh supply available from Sunday, 15th December – but you'll need to be fast...

News: November NPD: PS4 Draws First Blood in North American Console War

November NPD: PS4 Draws First Blood in North American Console War

Turning the tables

Sony has staged an assault on Microsoft's home territory, and topped the NPD charts with the PlayStation 4. According to the platform holder — which doesn't ordinarily engage in the monthly sales merry-go-round — its next generation console was the best-selling system in North America in November, moving one million units in...

Store Update: 10th December 2013 (North America)

10th December 2013 (North America)

Seasonal cyborg

ToeJam & Earl creator Greg Johnson’s bonkers intergalactic excursion Doki-Doki Universe takes centre stage on the North American PlayStation Store this week. The curious cross-buy title sees you exploring weird and wonderful planets, where you’ll need to complete various personality tests in order to progress. Pretty weird,...

News: Pachter: November PS4 Sales Are 66 Per Cent Greater Than Xbox One

Pachter: November PS4 Sales Are 66 Per Cent Greater Than Xbox One

Sony takes an early lead in North America

North America has proven a bit of a stronghold for Microsoft over the years. Back in September, Sony put an end to the Xbox 360’s incredible 32 month winning streak in the region – only to fall back behind in October. However, despite reports to the contrary coming out of Black Friday, it appears that...

Rumour: PS4 Loses Black Friday Battle Against Xbox One

PS4 Loses Black Friday Battle Against Xbox One

One console to rule them all

There’s been nothing but good news surrounding the PlayStation 4 of late, but Microsoft may have finally uncovered a chink in the Japanese giant’s armour. According to research firm Infoscout, the Xbox One beat Sony’s new super machine to the top of the Black Friday sales charts last week. The research group...

News: PS4 Stock Available at Best Buy in North America This Sunday

PS4 Stock Available at Best Buy in North America This Sunday

Only in limited quantities

We’ve been fairly thorough with our PlayStation 4 stock updates in the UK, but we appreciate that our readership spans further than the British Isles. Part of the reason for our focus, however, is down to the fact that Sony’s next generation console has been incredibly supply constrained across North America following...