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News: Sony Tempting Fate with Friday 13th New York Event

Sony Tempting Fate with Friday 13th New York Event

Will announce new PlayStation initiative

PlayStation MVPs are essentially Sony super fans who get invited to various internal events as a reward for being top-tier consumers. They're also occasionally privy to information that they're not supposed to publicly share – like this email that popped up on NeoGAF earlier this evening. We suspect that a...

News: Sony Zaps inFAMOUS: Second Son's PS4 Price on the European PlayStation Store

Sony Zaps inFAMOUS: Second Son's PS4 Price on the European PlayStation Store

Crushed like concrete

Sucker Punch's sublime superhero sandbox inFAMOUS: Second Son is available at a low, low price on the European PlayStation Store this week. In an attempt to take advantage of inFAMOUS: First Light's spell in the Instant Game Collection, platform holder Sony has announced that you can pick up Delsin Rowe's next-gen escapade for...

News: Spotify Streams to PS4, PS3 in Partnership with PlayStation Music

Spotify Streams to PS4, PS3 in Partnership with PlayStation Music

Music Unlimited out on its ear

Fans of every artist except Taylor Swift will be able to treat their ears to some premium audio streaming on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 this year, as Sony has teamed up with Spotify to launch a new PlayStation Music service. This will deploy in 41 markets around the world soon, and will bring with it all 30...

News: PS Vita App Near Will Cease Searching for Game Goods Soon

PS Vita App Near Will Cease Searching for Game Goods Soon

Sony also pulling the plug on YouTube

This isn't going to do anything to reassure people that the PlayStation Vita is alive and well. Sony has announced this morning that it will be discontinuing support for the YouTube, Maps, and Near applications on its flagship handheld soon. The video streaming software will be delisted from the PlayStation...

News: The Last of Us Movie Will Make Some 'Big Changes' to the Original Story

The Last of Us Movie Will Make Some 'Big Changes' to the Original Story

As you'd expect

Trying to cram a title that can take almost 20 hours to complete into a two hour movie can't be easy, but The Last of Us' big screen adaptation sounds like it's coming along quite nicely, according to the game's director and ever-present interviewee, Neil Druckmann. Speaking to Game Informer, Druckmann reveals that he's "just...

News: Would You Resist a New Resistance Game on PS4?

Would You Resist a New Resistance Game on PS4?

Hale to the king

Ever since PlayStation 3 launch title Resistance: Fall of Man, Insomniac Games' gritty first-person shooter series has been a bit of a money pit for publisher Sony. Fortunately, a quick look at the Japanese giant's financials reveals that it loves losing money, so could a comeback for the alternate history franchise be on the...

News: Can You Relate to Any of These PlayStation Memories?

Can You Relate to Any of These PlayStation Memories?

Gaming gold

If you're reading this, then there's a good chance that you grew up making PlayStation memories. The problem with these, though, is that they can't easily be shared. Fortunately, Sony has teamed up with Studio Output and Found Studio to produce an animated video based upon Tweets posted by gamers all around the globe – including one...

Preview: The PS4 Exclusives of 2015 - The Order: 1886

The PS4 Exclusives of 2015 - The Order: 1886

History in the making?

Your insatiable appetite for exclusives led to dismay at the tail end of last year. While the first half of 2014 promised plenty between inFAMOUS: Second Son and MLB 14: The Show, there's no denying that Sony's first-party software roster seemed to fizzle out around Christmas, with DriveClub and LittleBigPlanet 3 being the...

News: The Order: 1886 Won't Take a Particularly Big Bite into Your PS4's Storage Space

The Order: 1886 Won't Take a Particularly Big Bite into Your PS4's Storage Space

Lycan the sound of that

If you haven't upgraded your PlayStation 4's bog-standard 500GB hard drive, then chances are that you're already being forced to play Puyo Puyo with all of your installed files. Fortunately, forthcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive The Order: 1886 won't take a particularly big bite out of your system's storage space, as it will...

News: The Last of Us' Ellie Is Poised to Become One of the Most Famous Characters in Gaming

The Last of Us' Ellie Is Poised to Become One of the Most Famous Characters in Gaming

GLAAD hints at The Last of Us 2

A friendly word of warning: don't continue reading this article if you haven't played The Last of Us. Seriously, we're going to spoil a major plot point over the next few paragraphs, so anything that you see beyond this pre-amble will be your own fault. Okay, this is the last sentence of padding that we're going to...

News: February's PlayStation Plus Freebies Will Be Announced Next Week

February's PlayStation Plus Freebies Will Be Announced Next Week

Sony teases 'good selection'

It's that time of the month where we all begin building hopelessly unrealistic expectations for the next PlayStation Plus update – all so that we can vent our disgust when the actual offering doesn't come close to matching our pipedreams. Seriously, though, European PlayStation Blog manager Fred Dutton has revealed on...

News: PS4, PS3, and Vita Indies Discounted in North American PlayStation Store Flash Sale

PS4, PS3, and Vita Indies Discounted in North American PlayStation Store Flash Sale

Stop press

Don't use your 10 per cent off voucher just yet, as Sony has launched a PlayStation Store Flash Sale in North America to coincide with the promotion. This is live now, and will run until 09:00AM PST on 26th January, so if you pair it with the aforementioned apology offer, you could get some serious bang for your buck this weekend. Who...

News: This Is What a Slim PS4 Could Look Like, We Suppose

This Is What a Slim PS4 Could Look Like, We Suppose

Fake photos emerge

If you ever see a 'leak' on the Internet that pairs an off-screen image with the word 'confidential', then you can be pretty confident that it's a fake. As such, these so-called PlayStation 4 Slim pictures that have been doing the rounds this morning are 99.9 per cent certain to be a hoax – but they still give us something to...

Poll: What Will You Be Spending Your 10 Per Cent PSN Discount On?

What Will You Be Spending Your 10 Per Cent PSN Discount On?

Decisions, decisions

When you really stop and think about it, Sony's "apology" for the PlayStation Network outage over Christmas is a bit of a marketing masterstroke. While the company gets to look like it's doing right by its consumers, we'd be shocked if it didn't see an enormous spike in sales when the offer goes into effect from 09:00AM local...