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Weirdness: Now Shuhei Yoshida's Sent David Cage to Sleep

Now Shuhei Yoshida's Sent David Cage to Sleep

Jet lag

If you’re suffering from a mild case of insomnia, you may find that spending time with a prominent PlayStation executive cures your illness. In response to Shuhei Yoshida’s hilarious nap during one of David Cage’s customary monologues at GamesCom last month, the likeable public figures have turned the tables at the Tokyo Game Show –...

News: Yoshida: Stay Tuned for PS Vita TV Plans in Western Regions

Yoshida: Stay Tuned for PS Vita TV Plans in Western Regions

Don't turn that dial

It had to happen, didn’t it? You take a week out of the office, and the entire complexion of the PlayStation ecosystem changes in the early hours of the very first day. This particular author first learned about the newly announced PS Vita TV during a scratchy telephone call back to head office amid the cavernous nothingness...

News: You'll Be Able to Purchase and Download PS4 Games Wherever You Are

You'll Be Able to Purchase and Download PS4 Games Wherever You Are

Every little helps

While the act of actually booting up the PlayStation 3's store to purchase software has become increasingly convoluted over the past couple of years, the PlayStation 4 is going to make things really simple. Responding to a request on Twitter, likeable Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida explained that you won’t even need...

News: Yoshida: It's a Luxury for Us to Not Have to Reveal Everything in Production for PS4

Yoshida: It's a Luxury for Us to Not Have to Reveal Everything in Production for PS4

Hold your horses

Despite announcing an unprecedented number of titles at GamesCom this week, Sony’s suffered a bit of a backlash for focusing on grassroots development rather than its internal studios. For some, the PlayStation 4 is lacking in the first-party blockbuster department, with only Killzone: Shadow Fall, inFAMOUS: Second Son,

Weirdness: Even the President of Sony's Worldwide Studios Needs Some Sleep

Even the President of Sony's Worldwide Studios Needs Some Sleep

Zzzzz

Moments after stealing the show at GamesCom 2013, Sony livestreamed a roundtable session with a slew of notable PlayStation developers, including Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida. Sadly, it seems that the impact of the show – and travelling halfway around the world – took its toll on the popular executive, as he was caught...

News: What Does the PS4 Controller's Light Bar Do in Killzone: Shadow Fall?

What Does the PS4 Controller's Light Bar Do in Killzone: Shadow Fall?

Red means dead

The controller for the PlayStation 4 is rich with new features, but one of its more noticeable additions is the light bar plastered on the top. Similarly to the PlayStation Move, the illuminated streak can be used in conjunction with the new PlayStation Eye for enhanced motion tracking. But it can also provide realtime gameplay...

News: Shuhei Yoshida Doesn't Want All PS4 Games to be First-Person Shooters

Shuhei Yoshida Doesn't Want All PS4 Games to be First-Person Shooters

Sony executive gunning for variety on manufacturer's next system

While fans and parts of the media criticised Sony’s decision to lead with Knack when it announced the PlayStation 4 earlier in the year, Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida has told EDGE magazine that the emphasis on the somewhat cutesy platformer was entirely intentional –...

News: Just What Has Happened to The Last Guardian?

Just What Has Happened to The Last Guardian?

Different day, same old questions

The Last Guardian, The Last Guardian, wherefore art thou, The Last Guardian? We fully expected Team ICO’s hotly anticipated – but oft delayed – adventure to re-emerge during Sony’s big PlayStation 4 blowout this week, but once again, Fumito Ueda’s giant catbird was nowhere to be seen. We didn’t e

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...