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You Can Claim PlayStation Plus' Monthly PS5 Games Before You Get A PS5

PS Plus continues to offer “free” games to subscribers, and, in recent months, has even started offering PlayStation 5 games. If you don’t have a still-impossible-to-find PS5, you’re not quite S.O.L.. You just have to claim those games through a web browser.Read more...
Tags: Science, Playstation, Sony, Ps4, SOL, Shadow, Windows Games, Video Game Consoles, PlayStation 5, PS5, Home video game consoles, Bugsnax, In Video Gaming, Single Player Video Games, In Video Games, Playstation App


Sony Is Killing On-Demand Video in the Playstation Store as Streaming Takes Over

The streaming video business is booming, and while that makes it easier to access tons of content, for some companies like Sony, it makes it less attractive to manage digital storefronts, so at the end of August, Sony is disabling the ability to buy on-demand videos in the PlayStation Store.Read more...
Tags: Google, Hbo, Science, Apple TV, Netflix, Playstation, Sony, Video On Demand, Vanessa Lee, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, Technology Internet, Playstation Vita System Software, Playstation 4 System Software


Great, Now the PlayStation Network Is Down Too

This has been a rough week for anyone trying to play games online. Sony’s PlayStation Network began experiencing issues Friday afternoon, and the outage seems to have persisted into the weekend based on the PSN status page. The outage comes just one day after the equivalent service for Sony’s competitor Microsoft, …Read more...
Tags: Science, Microsoft, Playstation, Sony, Playstation Network, Ps3, Outage, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, Playstation App




Sony Will Reportedly Start Supporting SSD Upgrades for the PS5 Later This Summer

One of the PS5's few shortcomings compared to the Xbox Series X is its smaller built-in storage. However, based on a new report, it seems Sony is working to address that by adding support for the PS5's SSD expansion bay later this summer. Read more...
Tags: Science, Sony, Playstation 4, Solid State Drive, Activision, Video Game Consoles, PlayStation 5, PS5, Home video game consoles, In Video Gaming, Xbox Series X And Series S, Technology Internet




Xbox Live Has Been Down for Hours With Users Unable to Log In [Update: It's Back]

If you’ve been struggling to get into your Xbox Live account, you’re not alone. Microsoft’s online gaming service has been down for hours this Thursday afternoon, with widespread reports of Xbox players being unable to log in at all. Read more...
Tags: Science, Microsoft, Xbox One, Xbox, Xbox Live, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, Xbox System Software, Technology Internet, Xbox 360 Technical Problems


Xbox Live Has Been Down for Hours With Users Unable to Log In

If you’ve been struggling to get into your Xbox Live account, you’re not alone. Microsoft’s online gaming service has been down for hours this Thursday afternoon, with widespread reports of Xbox players being unable to log in at all. Read more...
Tags: Science, Microsoft, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Xbox, Xbox Live, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, Xbox System Software, Technology Internet


This PlayStation Remote Play App is Better Than Sony's

One of my favorite innovations of modern gaming is the ability to stream what you’re playing to your smartphone, whether from the cloud, your home consoles, or a PC. Streaming transforms your phone into a Nintendo Switch-like portable that can play games from every system it can connect to.Read more...
Tags: Playstation, Sony, Nintendo, Lifehacks, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Remote Play, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, Playstation App, Playstation Vita System Software


Sony Finally Announces Next-Gen VR For PS5

Fans of Sony’s virtual reality efforts have been wondering what was to become of console-based VR with the launch of the PlayStation 5. Today the company announces that a next-generation virtual reality system is in the works for the PS5, but it’s not going to launch this year.Read more...
Tags: Science, Playstation, Sony, Virtual Reality, Playstation Vr, Video Game Consoles, PlayStation 5, Home video game consoles


Cyberpunk 2077 is Down to $30 on PS4 and Xbox with a Free SteelBook Case

Cyberpunk 2077 (PS4) w/ SteelBook Case | $30 | Best BuyCyberpunk 2077 (XB1) w/ SteelBook Case | $30 | Best BuyRead more...
Tags: Science, Video Games, Xbox One, Cyberpunk, Xbox, Playstation 4, Gamescom, Video Game Consoles, Cd Projekt, Home video game consoles, Creative Works






The Razer Kishi Is a Godsend for Cloud Gaming, at Least Where It’s Supported

Razer Kishi (iPhone) | $90 | AmazonRazer Kishi (Android) | $58 | AmazonRead more...
Tags: Science, Xbox One, Playstation, Xbox, Stardew Valley, Guitar Hero, Video Game Consoles, Google Stadia, Razer Kishi, Home video game consoles, Technology Internet


Use 'FPS Boost' to Enhance Older Games on Your Xbox Series X/S

Backward compatibility is one of the best Xbox Series X|S features. Not only can you play almost every game from each previous Xbox console on the new system, but many also receive visual enhancements that make them look and run better than ever.Read more...
Tags: Xbox One, Xbox, Lifehacks, Backward Compatibility, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, Xbox Series X And Series S, Technology Internet




Get Your Series X Online With 12 Months of Xbox Live Gold for $50

Xbox Live Gold - 12 Months | $50 | Newegg | Use Code EMCESHA33Read more...
Tags: Newegg, Xbox One, Xbox, Lifehacks, Xbox Live, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, Technology Internet, Xbox Console Special Limited Editions


Microsoft Brings Sweet FPS Boost to 5 Older Games on Xbox Series X/S

In addition to supporting fancy graphics on next-gen titles, one of the goals of the Xbox Series S and X was to help improve the appearance of older titles. Today, Microsoft’s FPS Boost tech has arrived to enhance five existing games. Read more...
Tags: Science, Microsoft, Xbox, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, Xbox Series X And Series S, Technology Internet, Bendix Anfps 20


How to Swap an Xbox Controller From a Console to Your PC or Phone

There’s a relatively unknown feature on Xbox Series X|S controllers that makes using it with multiple devices much easier: The controller’s “Sync” button has built-in shortcuts that let you swap between your most-recently-used Xbox console and your PC or mobile device automatically.Read more...
Tags: Bluetooth, Playstation, Xbox, Lifehacks, Video Gaming, Gamepad, Video Game Consoles, Xbox Wireless Controller, Home video game consoles, In Video Gaming, Video Game Controllers, Technology Internet, Xbox 360 Wireless Headset, Series Xs


Mash the Buy Button for Hitman 3, 2 Years of PlayStation Plus, and More in Today's Best PlayStation Deals

Featured Deal: PlayStation Plus: 2 Years | $54 | Eneba | Use code PSPLUS27AYEARRead more...
Tags: Science, Playstation, Katamari, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Dualshock, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, In Video Gaming, In Video Games


The RetroN Sq Console That Plays Game Boy Games on Your TV Finally Arrives Next Month

First announced as an April Fool’s Day prank product back in 2017, at CES 2020 Hyperkin revealed that it was actually turning the Game Boy cart playing RetroN Jr. into a real console. Over a year later, the company has renamed the device—now called the RetroN Sq (because of its boxy square shape)—and confirmed that it…Read more...
Tags: Science, Retron, Nintendo Switch, Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Hyperkin, Gamepad, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, Handheld Game Consoles, Technology Internet, Nintendo Entertainment System Hardware Clones


Sony Sued For Not Honoring Warranty Agreements on Defective PS5 Controllers

Sony is facing a class action lawsuit over its reported failure to honor warranty agreements on PlayStation 5 controllers with obvious “drift” defects.Read more...
Tags: Science, Playstation, Sony, Warranty, Contract Law, Business Finance, Product Return, Video Game Consoles, PlayStation 5, Home video game consoles, In Video Gaming


Microsoft's New Headphones are Made for (Xbox) Gamers

If you’re dying to pick up an Xbox Series X or S but have been out of luck so far, Microsoft has a new device to tide you over. The $99 Xbox Wireless Headset, available next month, is a pair of gaming headphones in the style of the new Xbox with a few noteworthy features.Read more...
Tags: Science, Microsoft, Xbox One, Headphones, Xbox, Windows 10, Headset, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, Technology Internet, Xbox 360 Wireless Headset, Microsoft Lifechat


PS5 Controllers Are Drifting, And The Repairs Are A Hassle

Few things about the PlayStation 5 are better than the DualSense controller. It feels terrific to hold, somehow just as solid as it is light. The haptics are truly dynamic, at least for games that offer such support. It’s beautiful. But even the mighty DualSense reportedly isn’t immune to the Achilles’ heel of modern…Read more...
Tags: Science, Playstation, Nintendo Switch, Joy Con, Video Game Consoles, PlayStation 5, Home video game consoles, In Video Gaming, Analog Stick




How to Play the Leaked 'GoldenEye' Remake

In the late 2000s, video game development studio Rare attempted to remake its beloved Nintendo 64 first-person shooter, GoldenEye 007, for the Xbox 360. The new vision featured the classic single-player campaign and fan-favorite multiplayer modes along with updated graphics, modern controls, and online play. It even…Read more...
Tags: Xbox One, Xbox 360, Xbox, Nintendo, Lifehacks, Goldeneye, GoldenEye 007, First Person Shooters, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, In Video Gaming, Technology Internet, Goldeneye Rogue Agent, Video Game Remakes, James Bond Video Games


Chip Makers Warn of Continued Gadget Shortages Through Spring

When the covid-19 pandemic began shutting the world down in late 2019 and early 2020, there was an early run on household supplies, followed by shortages of gadgets like webcams and laptops. Toilet paper is now readily available, but major hardware companies like Qualcomm, AMD, and Sony warn that chip shortages will…Read more...
Tags: Science, Xbox One, Computing, Sony, Nvidia, Qualcomm, Ati Technologies, Advanced Micro Devices, Graphics Processing Unit, Video Game Consoles, Home video game consoles, In Video Gaming, Fabless Semiconductor Companies, Technology_internet, Business_finance, Xbox Series X And Series S


PS5 System Update Fixes Dumb PS4 Disc Install Issue

PlayStation 5 system update version 20.02-02.50.00 is now live, featuring a fix that keeps PlayStation 4 discs from installing old game versions after they’ve already been upgraded.Read more...
Tags: Science, Playstation, Playstation 4, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Video Game Consoles, PlayStation 5, Home video game consoles, In Video Gaming, Technology_internet


How To Pre-Order Mass Effect: Legendary Edition and Time Travel Back To Your Gaming Glory Days

Mass Effect: Legendary Edition (PS4) | $60 | Amazon, Best BuyMass Effect: Legendary Edition (Xbox) | $60 | Amazon, Best BuyMass Effect Legendary Cache | $150 | Best BuyRead more...
Tags: Science, Video Games, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Amazon Best, Human Interest, Mass Effect, Windows Games, Video Gaming, Mass Effect 3, Home video game consoles, Creative Works, Electronic Arts Games, Role Playing Video Games, Video Game Sequels