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News: Sony Confirms $249.99 PS4 Bundle for Black Friday

Sony Confirms $249.99 PS4 Bundle for Black Friday

Dark days before Christmas

It's already leaked on the flyers of every major retailer in the United States, but Sony has now confirmed that the PlayStation 4 will plunge to $249.99 starting 24th November through Cyber Monday on 28th November. It's the 500GB Slim model of the console that will be available, alongside copies of Uncharted 4: A Thief's...

News: Could PSN Name Changes Be Right Around the Corner?

Could PSN Name Changes Be Right Around the Corner?

Changes are afoot behind-the-scenes

It's by far the most requested feature on the PlayStation Network, but it looks like name changes could about to become a reality. Temper your expectations because this rumour stems from an Unreal Engine update, but it mentions that Sony has recommended all PlayStation Network accounts now be identified by their...

News: PS4 Sales Triple in UK Following Pro Launch

PS4 Sales Triple in UK Following Pro Launch

Pro-ductive

As reported by MCV, the launch of the PS4 Pro last week had a positive impact on sales of Sony's current-gen console. In the UK, PS4 sales tripled, jumping a rather impressive 204 per cent week over week. 65 per cent of those sales came courtesy of the new Pro model. We imagine that it'll be a similar story in most other regions, too...

Deals: Score a PS4 Pro and Sony 4K TV for $1,000

Score a PS4 Pro and Sony 4K TV for $1,000

Pro tip

Got a bit of pocket change this holiday? Then your local Best Buy may just have a deal that'll tickle you into submission. For this week only, the US store is selling the PlayStation 4 Pro alongside a Sony 55" 2160p 4K smart TV with HDR for less than $1,000. While that sounds like a lot of money – it is, obvs – it's worth mentioning...

News: Live Streaming Gets a Lot of Love on PS4 Pro

Live Streaming Gets a Lot of Love on PS4 Pro

Sharing is caring

There are many reasons to upgrade to the PlayStation 4 Pro, but if you're someone who enjoys hosting live streams, then here's another: Sony's supercharged system enables you to stream in 1080p at 60 frames-per-second – a sizeable leap from the 720p cap of the original model. We had reviewer Alex Stinton test out the upgrade...

Feature: PS4 Has Plenty for Families This Christmas

PS4 Has Plenty for Families This Christmas

All together now

It's not often you get a chance to really study how families play games. This week I got to do just that with the help of Sony. We took a PlayStation 4 and some top picks for family games into a real family with four boys. From the games we tried a bunch came out on top, but as much as the specifics of what worked and what...