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News: Will Xbox One and PS4 Gamers Play Together? Sony's Looking into It

Will Xbox One and PS4 Gamers Play Together? Sony's Looking into It

Needs to consider technical, policy, and business issues

Microsoft's decision to suddenly start supporting cross-platform play after years of blocking it – odd anomalies excluded – was announced expertly. Despite the likes of Nintendo and Sony allowing gamers to play with PC players for years – and, in the case of upcoming game Dreii, even...

Feature: 5 PlayStation VR Games That Have Us Hella Hyped

5 PlayStation VR Games That Have Us Hella Hyped

Full reactive eyes entertainment

Now that PlayStation VR's been dated and priced, it's up to Sony to prove to the sceptics among you that you absolutely need one of its hyped headsets on launch day. And while it'll no doubt attempt to prove the peripheral's worth to many of you by taking the hardware on tour, it's the device's launch line-up...

News: Is Trouble Brewing with Promising PS4 Exclusive RIME?

Is Trouble Brewing with Promising PS4 Exclusive RIME?

Sony supposedly drops the game

Hmmmm, we're not sure what to make of this one. Many of you will know of a promising PlayStation 4 exclusive known as RIME, which was originally shown all the way back at Gamescom 2013. We've heard very little about the game since, but both Sony and the developer, Tequila Works, have always been on hand to reiterate...

News: Sony's Open to Cross-Platform Play, But Says This Is Nothing New

Sony's Open to Cross-Platform Play, But Says This Is Nothing New

The saga continues

Sony has once again reiterated its stance on cross-platform play following Microsoft's supposed statement regarding the concept. Speaking to Sony bigwig Adam Boyes at GDC, Game Informer reports that the Japanese giant certainly isn't against the idea of cross-platform play - but again, this is nothing new as far as Sony's...

News: Almost Every Big PS4 Game Discounted in Gigantic EU PSN Sale

Almost Every Big PS4 Game Discounted in Gigantic EU PSN Sale

Better than a chocolate egg

"It just keeps going", editor Sammy Barker remarked upon checking out the EU PlayStation Store's gigantic Easter sale - and he's not wrong. Spread across PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita, the amount of discounted games seems endless - but at least that means you're more likely to find something that tickles your...

News: Until Dawn: Rush of Blood Takes You on a Repulsive Roller-Coaster Ride

Until Dawn: Rush of Blood Takes You on a Repulsive Roller-Coaster Ride

PlayStation VR frightfest scores new screens

Well, it's not the Until Dawn sequel that we were all hoping for, but as fans of the fledgling franchise, we hope that forthcoming PlayStation VR spin-off Until Dawn: Rush of Blood delivers to the degree that it doesn't sully the burgeoning brand. To coincide with last night's press conference, Sony has...

News: PS4 Will Utterly Dominate the Rest of the Console Cycle, Says Analyst

PS4 Will Utterly Dominate the Rest of the Console Cycle, Says Analyst

PlayStation VR to sell 8 million units in two years

It would appear that Sony's short but sweet PlayStation VR press conference went extremely well last night, as Macquarie Securities analyst Ben Schachter has released a glowing endorsement of both the headset and the PlayStation 4 as a whole. As part of a report where he predicts that eight...

News: PlayStation VR Worlds Fuses Five Unique Virtual Reality Experiences Exclusively on PS4

PlayStation VR Worlds Fuses Five Unique Virtual Reality Experiences Exclusively on PS4

Aliens! Gangsters! Pong!?

Sony's very own London Studio has been a huge supporter of PlayStation VR since it was announced, so it's hardly a surprise that it's got an exclusive game in the works. In truth, you'll have seen portions of PlayStation VR Worlds before: an ambitious compilation fusing five different and unique virtual reality...

News: Sony to Xbox: We've Been Doing Cross-Platform Play Since 2002

Sony to Xbox: We've Been Doing Cross-Platform Play Since 2002

Sony happy to have conversations

Following the big hubbub brewed up by Microsoft regarding its vague statements on cross-platform play between Xbox and other platforms, people went a bit nuts - and many jumped the gun entirely. However, GameSpot's actually managed to get a response of sorts from Sony, and without inflating our egos, the company's...

News: Naughty Dog PS4, PS3 Games Are Going Cheap on US PSN

Naughty Dog PS4, PS3 Games Are Going Cheap on US PSN

Not so crap, crap, crap

Arguably one of the industry's most revered development studios, Naughty Dog has pumped out some absolute corkers over the last decade or so, and they're all on sale on the North American PlayStation Store right now. On PlayStation 4, Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection and The Last of Us Remastered are both up for...

Guide: Will Sony's PlayStation VR Press Event at GDC 2016 Be Livestreamed?

Will Sony's PlayStation VR Press Event at GDC 2016 Be Livestreamed?

Plus, what time does it start and what should you expect?

Sony's holding a PlayStation VR press event in San Francisco today – though you may be forgiven for not being in the know. Unlike the platform holder's usual presentations, this one actually leaked via IGN. But will the event get a livestream? What time should you be keeping an eye out...

News: PlayStation Vue Begins Broadcasting Nationwide in USA

PlayStation Vue Begins Broadcasting Nationwide in USA

TV, TV, TV

Sony's ambitious cable cutting service PlayStation Vue has started streaming nationwide in the United States. Prices for the PlayStation-based television platform, which fuses live TV with on-demand catch-up content, will start at $29.99 per month – though there will be more expensive tiers for those who want additional channels. The...