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Sony Interactive Entertainment Enters Partnership With Discord

Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced a partnership with instant messaging and digital distribution platform Discord. The full announcement concerning the partnership with Discord from Jim Ryan, the CEO and President of Sony Interactive Entertainment: At PlayStation, we’re constantly looking for new ways to enable players around the world to connect with one another, form new […]
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Sony Invests In Discord, To Integrate It With PlayStation In 2022 (slashdot)

Sony Interactive Entertainment and Discord will connect the communication service to PlayStation Network early next year, now that Sony has taken an ownership stake in Discord's latest round of capital-raising. Polygon reports: SIE president and CEO Jim Ryan didn't list specifics for how PlayStation and Discord will work together. "Our goal is to bring the Discord and PlayStation experiences closer together on console and mobile starting early next year," Ryan said, "allowing friends, groups, an...
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Sony Invests In Discord, To Integrate It With PlayStation In 2022

Sony Interactive Entertainment and Discord will connect the communication service to PlayStation Network early next year, now that Sony has taken an ownership stake in Discord's latest round of capital-raising. Polygon reports: SIE president and CEO Jim Ryan didn't list specifics for how PlayStation and Discord will work together. "Our goal is to bring the Discord and PlayStation experiences closer together on console and mobile starting early next year," Ryan said, "allowing friends, groups, an...
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PlayStation and Discord Are Teaming Up

Discord, the gamer-focused chat app that’s been in the news a bit more than usual recently, has partnered with Sony’s PlayStation. Details are scarce, but the statement put out by Sony promises to bring “the Discord and PlayStation experiences closer together on console and mobile” beginning next year.Read more...
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Sony is teaming up with Discord to bring the chat service to Playstation next year

Matt Monath Photography for Business Insider Sony is launching a partnership between PlayStation and the videogame chat service Discord nest year. As part of the partnership, Sony is investing an undisclosed amount of money into Discord. Discord had turned down a $12 billion acquisition from Sony rival Microsoft in April. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sony is launching a partnership with Discord to bring the video-game chat service to PlayStation next year, the company ...
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Discord Coming to PlayStation Network Early Next Year

In a surprising turn of events considering Microsoft almost purchased Discord, the chat service announced a deal with Sony that will bring integration to the PlayStation Network starting early next year. RELATED: PlayStation Plus May 2021 Free Games Revealed “At PlayStation, we’re constantly looking for new ways to enable players around the world to connect with one another, form new friendships and communities, and share fun experiences and lasting memories,” announced Sony Interactive Enterta...
Tags: Games, Movies, Microsoft, Playstation, Sony, Playstation Network, Ryan, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Jason Citron, Jim Ryan, Video Game News, Discord, PlayStation 5, Stan Vishnevskiy


Sony Won't Shut Down PS3 and PS Vita Stores After All

Last month, Sony said that PlayStation Store access for the PS3, PS Vita, and PSP would end this summer. Today, Sony has partially reversed course, announcing on the PlayStation Blog that the PlayStation Store would remain open on the PS3 and PS Vita. CNET reports: "It's clear we made the wrong decision here," Sony Interactive Entertainment President and CEO Jim Ryan wrote on the PlayStation Blog. "We see now that many of you are incredibly passionate about being able to continue purchasing clas...
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Sony Changes Its Mind, PS Store Will Remain Open On PS3 and Vita

About a month ago, Sony said it planned to shut down the PlayStation Store on some of its older systems later this summer. But today, Sony decided to reverse course and will now continue to support the PS Store on the PS3 and PS Vita for the foreseeable future. Read more...
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Sony admits it made the 'wrong decision' and will now keep storefronts open for classic PlayStation games after fans complained

Sony's PlayStation 3 game console. Kevork Djansezian/AP Sony's reversing course on a major PlayStation announcement after loud backlash from fans. The PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita digital stores will remain online, the company said. "It's clear that we made the wrong decision here," PlayStation head Jim Ryan said in a blog post. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Following an outcry from impassioned PlayStation fans, Sony is reversing course on a majo...
Tags: Gaming, News, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Time, Trends, Playstation, Sony, Gran Turismo, PlayStation Vita, Vita, Ps3, PS Vita, Playstation 3, Digital Store


It's not just you: It's still nearly impossible to buy a PlayStation 5

A customer buying Sony's PlayStation 5. CHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP via Getty Images It's been over five months since the PlayStation 5 launched, and it's still very difficult to buy. Despite regular restocking, PS5 consoles sell out instantly through Sony and major chains. Supply of the console isn't expected to meet demand until this fall at the earliest, Sony said. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. When the PlayStation 5 launched in fall 2020, it was near...
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Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Boasts of “Strong Ties” With Japan Licensees

A recent interview with Sony Interactive Entertainment President and CEO Jim Ryan disclosed various matters the company is up to, though many will likely have a negative opinion regarding Ryan’s statement of having “strong ties” with Japanese licensees. A few segments from the interview that discuss SIE Japan Studio, Coronavirus, and the company’s Worldwide Studios: […]
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The PlayStation 5 will be hard to find until at least this fall, says PlayStation CEO

The PlayStation 5. Sony Sony's PlayStation 5 launched in mid-November 2020, and has been sold out ever since. Those supply issues are expected to stretch into 2021, PlayStation boss Jim Ryan said this week. The pandemic is partially to blame, Ryan said, but microchip shortages are another major factor. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Sorry folks: You won't be able to easily buy a PlayStation 5 for at least a few more months.That's according to PlayStation boss Jim R...
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The PlayStation 5 is getting a new PlayStation VR headset

The PlayStation VR headset for the PlayStation 4. Alex Wong/Getty Images Sony is making a new virtual reality headset for the PlayStation 5. It's the successor to the PlayStation VR headset for the PlayStation 4, which launched in 2016. The new headset will provide "dramatic leaps in performance and interactivity," Sony said. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The PlayStation 5 is getting a virtual reality headset, Sony announced on Tuesday.The new headset is the succe...
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Exclusive The Croods: A New Age Deleted Scene With Ryan Reynolds!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Exclusive The Croods: A New Age deleted scene with Ryan Reynolds! Universal Pictures and DreamWorks Animation have provided ComingSoon.net with an exclusive The Croods: A New Age deleted scene from the animated hit’s upcoming Blu-ray and digital release. The film is now available on digital platforms, and on Blu-ray, 4K Ultra HD and DVD on February 23. In the clip the hilarious Ryan Reynolds gives us a top notch depiction of a teenage boy in love and in distress. Check ou...
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The Croods: A New Age Blu-ray and Digital Release Dates Revealed!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Croods: A New Age Blu-ray and Digital release dates revealed! Following the animated sequel’s theatrical release in November which was followed by a December PVOD debut, Universal Pictures and DreamWorks Animation have finally revealed the full details and release dates for The Croods: A New Age‘s Bu-ray and digital versions. The film is scheduled to be released on February 9, 2021 on digital platforms, and on Blu-ray, 4K Ultra HD and DVD on February 23, 2021. Pre-ord...
Tags: Movies, Digital, Netflix, Dreamworks, Dreamworks Animation, Blu-ray, Dvd, Universal Pictures, Miller, Dawn, Mitchells, Clark Duke, Gerard, EVAN HANSEN, Peter Dinklage, Jim Ryan


PS5 price

Jim Ryan claims the PS5 price was settled before the pandemic shook the world
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PlayStation Boss Insists Sony Is Not Ignoring Japan - IGN

PlayStation boss Jim Ryan has insisted that Japan remains important to Sony, despite reports of sidelined marketing and reduced...
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Sony says the PS5 would still be sold out without a pandemic

Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) CEO Jim Ryan confirmed that the PS5 is completely sold out despite his best efforts to have enough...
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President & CEO of Sony IE Claims Developing New IPs Is Risky

Jim Ryan, the CEO and President of Sony Interactive Entertainment, took part in an interview with GQ magazine where he asserted that developing new IPs for consoles is risky, expensive, and the expected earnings for the new titles also need to be really high to recoup development costs. Ryan mentions how risky and expensive developing […]
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God of War Ragnarok may not be PS5 exclusive

PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan wouldn't confirm nor deny that the highly anticipated sequel will be cross-gen
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PlayStation president and CEO Jim Ryan reveals the biggest lessons he learned form launching the PS5 during a pandemic

Jim Ryan is president and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, which manages the PlayStation business. Sony PlayStation This is a defining week for Sony's PlayStation division as it launches its next-generation game console, the PlayStation 5, on November 12. Ahead of the PS5 launch, we spoke to Jim Ryan, the president and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, which handles the PlayStation business, about how he managed his global team through an important but tumultuous year. Ryan says...
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PlayStation president and CEO Jim Ryan reveals the biggest lessons he learned from launching one of the most-anticipated gadgets of the year amidst a global pandemic

Jim Ryan is president and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, which manages the PlayStation business. Sony PlayStation This is a defining week for Sony's PlayStation division as it launches its next-generation game console, the PlayStation 5, on November 12. Ahead of the PS5 launch, we spoke to Jim Ryan, the president and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, which handles the PlayStation business, about how he managed his global team through an important but tumultuous year. Ryan says...
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Virtual Reality Not at the Forefront of PlayStation 5

In an interview conducted by the Washington Post, Sony Interactive Entertainment President and CEO Jim Ryan praised the medium of virtual reality and called it an important field for entertainment but regretfully informed PlayStation fans that it won’t be a focus for the PlayStation 5. The part of the lengthy interview discussing the past, present, […]
Tags: Games, Interviews, Playstation, Sony, Virtual Reality, Anime, Jim Ryan, PS5, Washington Post Sony Interactive Entertainment


Warren Miller’s ‘Future Retro’ Launches In The UK With New Virtual Platform

Warren Miller’s 71st feature film, Future Retro, will stream across the United Kingdom at 8pm on November 27, 2020 Early bird ticket price of £12.00 (plus £1.48 booking fee) up until November 6, then £15.00 (plus £1.62 booking fee) All ticket sales qualify for 3 months FREE subscription to ADVENTURE+ with access to watch the 3 previous Warren Miller Films; Timeless, Face of Winter, and Line of Descent All ticket sales up until November 20 will qualify holders for a discount coupon code of 20% o...
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PlayStation CEO Says VR Won't Be a 'Meaningful' Part of Gaming For Years

Sony PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan says virtual reality won't be a meaningful part of interactive entertainment in the near future. The Verge reports: Ryan indicated to The Washington Post that VR still has a long way to go, although he emphasized that Sony isn't giving up on the medium. The statement suggests that an update to Sony's PlayStation VR headset is years away. "I think we're more than a few minutes from the future of VR," Ryan told the Post. "PlayStation believes in VR. Sony believes in...
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PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan on making PS5 more successful than PS4

"I've done them all, and this has easily been the most extraordinary PlayStation launch of any of them."
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PS5: As Many Pre-Orders Made in 12 Hours as PS4 Pre-Orders in 12 Weeks in US - IGN

Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan says as many PS5 consoles were sold in the first 12 hours of pre-orders as were sold in the...
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Jim Ryan Is Very Excited About The PS5 Launch Lineup of Exclusives

PS5 exclusive launch lineup is by far the strongest we have had, says Jim Ryan The post Jim Ryan Is Very Excited About The PS5 Launch Lineup of Exclusives appeared first on ThinkComputers.org.
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Sony Makes It Official: PlayStation 5 Won't Natively Support PS1, PS2, PS3

In a Wednesday interview, Sony Interactive Entertainment chief Jim Ryan confirmed that the upcoming PlayStation 5 console won't natively support PS1, PS2, or PS3 games. Ars Technica reports: Ryan explained that "PS5-specific engineering" meant the design team was mostly focused on "the simultaneous use of high-speed SSDs and the new DualSense controller." This prevented Sony from delivering compatibility with older consoles, Ryan told Famitsu, even though he made clear that Sony wanted to suppor...
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