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Nearly 140,000 PlayStation 5 consoles have been sold by re-sellers on StockX, a popular shoe resale website

A customer in Japan buys the Sony PlayStation 5 in November, 2020. CHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP via Getty Images Nearly 140,000 PlayStation 5 consoles have been re-sold through StockX, the company said. It's been over six months since the PlayStation 5 launched, and it's still nearly impossible to buy. Despite regular restocking, PS5 consoles sell out instantly through Sony and major chains. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Over half a year after the launch of the P...
Tags: Gaming, Japan, UK, Entertainment, Sales, Trends, Eu, Playstation, Sony, Boston Dynamics, US UK, Resellers, Ben Gilbert, StockX, Hiroki Totoki, Tech Insider


Dive Into The Hidden Depths of Minecraft Dungeons Later This Month

Developer Mojang has unearthed details about an aquatic expansion coming to Minecraft Dungeons at the end of the month. The fifth full-sized adventure DLC for Minecraft Dungeons, Hidden Depths, will introduce a new set of maps to traverse, new weapons and armor to loot, and new skins to apply to your heroes. In the game, a group of heroes has to plumb the depths underneath the dungeons to stop the spread of corrupting forces and underwater sea monsters. RELATED: Hidden Figures Scribe Allison Sc...
Tags: Games, Movies, Minecraft, Mojang, Dlc, ComingSoon, Video Game News, Allison Schroeder, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, Xbox Game Studios, Minecraft Dungeons


Demon Slayer Game Adds Shinobu Kocho as Playable Character

Shinobu Kocho will be playable in the upcoming Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba video game Kimetsu no Yaiba: Hinokami Keppūtan. The news comes from the latest Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, which revealed the Insect Hashira Shinobu Kocho will be a playable fighter. As seen in the photo below from the game’s official Twitter account, the Demon Slayer and master swordsman is seen donning her butterfly robe, indicative of her insect-like fighting style. 開発会社サイバーコネクトツーによりゲーム内の3Dモデルを元に作成された胡蝶しのぶのキャラクター...
Tags: Games, Japan, Movies, Pc, Naruto Shippuden, Video Game News, Weekly Shonen Jump, Demon Slayer, PlayStation 5, CyberConnect2, Kimetsu, Kakarot, Xbox Series X, Mugen Train, Hinokami Kepputan, Kimetsu no Yaiba: Hinokami Keppūtan


Sony Warns PlayStation 5 Supply Could Be Scarce Until 2022

As relayed by Bloomberg, Sony has warned investors that the PlayStation 5 may be hard to come by for consumers until at least 2022. The system, which first debuted on November 12, 2020, has been extremely limited in supply for its entire six months on store shelves. Players hoping to secure the system to play Returnal, Spider-Man: Miles Morales, or any number of other Sony first-party experiences have had to wait on online queues in order to get a chance at purchasing the hardware. RELATED: Los...
Tags: Games, Movies, Sony, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Miles Morales, ComingSoon, Video Game News, Hiroki Totoki, Bloomberg Sony, PlayStation 5, Totoki, Returnal, Sony Warns


Hitman 3’s Season of Pride Arrives With Weekly Content Drops

They say that pride comes before the fall, but for Hitman 3, pride comes before Summer. The season of Pride starts this week alongside the release of the Pride DLC, featuring new Escalations, several Elusive Targets, and other bonus content across the World of Assassination. The star of the Pride season is the new Pride-themed DLC, which gives season pass holders several unlockable cosmetics and weapons to work for in a brand new mission. The DLC content and a new Escalation mission are availab...
Tags: Games, Movies, Paris, Dlc, Hitman, ComingSoon, Stadia, Video Game News, IO Interactive, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, Hitman III, Sega Square Enix, Mendoza The Iconoclast, The Black Hat Elusive Target


The PS5 Shortage Will Likely Stretch Into 2022

If you were hoping it’d get easier to snag a PlayStation 5, Sony’s got some bad news for you. In a call with analysts, Sony warned that they likely won’t be able to meet PS5 demand and restock stores through 2022. Read more...
Tags: Science, Microsoft, Playstation, Sony, Xbox, Nintendo, Amd, Jim, NPD Group, Jim Ryan, Business Finance, Hiroki Totoki, Nintendo Switch, Video Game Consoles, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X


Buying a PlayStation 5 is going to be difficult until some point in 2022, Sony told analysts

A customer buys a PlayStation 5 on the first day of its launch, at an electronics shop in Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Japan. CHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP via Getty Images It's been over six months since the PlayStation 5 launched, and it's still nearly impossible to buy. Despite regular restocking, PS5 consoles sell out instantly through Sony and major chains. Sony is now saying that PS5 supply won't meet demand until some point next year. Visit the Business section of Insider for more storie...
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Entertainment, Trends, Walmart, Playstation, Sony, Supply, Gq, Demand, Ryan, Jim Ryan, Ben Gilbert, Hiroki Totoki, Tech Insider, PlayStation 5


Sony expects PS5 shortages to last into 2022

Five months later, finding a PS5 has been tough, and Sony fully expects system shortages to continue into 2022. This is according to Sony's CFO Hiroki Totoki.
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Playstation, Sony, PlayStation 5, PS5


Apple and Epic Games are revealing a ton of industry secrets in court filings - from untold billions in 'Fortnite' profits to private email exchanges, these are the 5 juiciest bits

Apple CEO Tim Cook, left, and Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney, right. Apple/Rachel Luna/Stringer "Fortnite" maker Epic Games is suing Apple, and the bench trial started this week in California. Epic says Apple's App Store is a monopoly. Apple says Epic broke its developer contract. Through court filings, major secrets from Apple, Epic, Microsoft, and more have been revealed. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Apple and the maker of "Fortnite" are currently at war in a C...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Google, Android, Ipad, Microsoft, California, Washington, Xbox One, Trends, Playstation, Epic, Tim Cook, Sony, Xbox


Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade Final Trailer Debuts New Mini-Game

The final trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade, the upcoming PS5 rerelease of Cloud’s HD adventure that comes complete with more content and higher fidelity graphics, has been released. In addition to the upgrades to the main game, Intergrade comes along with Episode INTERmission, a new episode that introduces Yuffie Kisaragi and her partner Sonon Kusakabe to the action in a new side story happening concurrently with the events of the Remake. The pair need to infiltrate Midgar and st...
Tags: Video, Games, Movies, Playstation, Square Enix, Final Fantasy, PlayStation Store, Video Game News, PlayStation 5, Midgar, Yuffie Kisaragi, Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade, Sonon Kusakabe, Shinra Electric Power Company Check


How to Download Games Remotely With the PlayStation App

PlayStation 5 owners can remotely download games to their consoles using the PlayStation app—an incredibly convenient feature. Start a download while you’re out of the house and the game will be ready by the time you’re home, provided there’s enough free storage space on your system. But now there’s a way to deal with…Read more...
Tags: Playstation, Lifehacks, Video Game Consoles, PlayStation 5, Home video game consoles, Playstation App, Technology Internet


'Resident Evil Village' is the most visually stunning game of the PlayStation 5 era so far

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. The werewolf- inspired lycans in "Resident Evil Village" are much more dangerous than zombies. "Resident Evil Village" / Capcom "Resident Evil Village" will release on PC, PlayStation, and Xbox consoles on May 7. It's a survival horror game set in a European village stalked by werewolves and demons. "Village" is one of the best looking games ever made, mixing atmospheric horror with tense gameplay. ...
Tags: Reviews, Gaming, Video Games, Entertainment, Trends, Playstation, Village, Xbox, Chris, Ethan, Capcom, Resident Evil, Tech Insider, Ethan Winters, Chris Redfield, Kevin Webb


Returnal’s Latest Patch Fixes Trophies, Rebalances Biomes

The next generation of games has been slow going when it comes to new releases that push the envelope on both PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S. Thankfully, there are some standouts, like Housemarque’s third-person roguelike Returnal. Full of particle effects and unique functionality thanks to the DualSense Controller, it’s the unique PlayStation 5 exclusive that early adopters have been waiting for. However, it’s not perfect yet. Developers at Housemarque have constantly been patching the game...
Tags: Games, Movies, Walmart, Playstation, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Housemarque, ComingSoon, Video Game News, PlayStation 5, Returnal


Agent 47 Gets A Snazzy New Suit In Hitman 3 Pride DLC Trailer

It is time for Agent 47 to give in to his Pride. The second drop of the 7 Deadly Sins DLC package will release on May 10, adding new weapons, a snazzy new suit, and a new Escalation Contract to Hitman 3. The announcement trailer for the DLC shows Agent 47 following the instructions of a mysterious demonic voice rather than his long-time ally Diana Burnwood. It also shows off all the new items up for grabs in the DLC for those who buy just this package or the whole 7 Deadly Sins season. Check ou...
Tags: Games, Movies, Pc, Dlc, Chongqing, Stadia, Video Game News, Diana Burnwood, IO Interactive, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, Hitman III, Escalation Contract to Hitman


Resident Evil Village review – nerve-shredding descent into horror

PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X; CapcomThe action careers superbly through spooky gothic castles and underground complexes where monsters and a bloodsucking femme fatale lie in waitIt has been four years since Resident Evil 7 rescued the series from its action-heavy nadir and returned to the roots of survival horror: jump scares, and elaborate puzzles involving unattractive oil paintings. Now, Village seeks to bring back some of the gunplay introduced in Resident Evil...
Tags: Europe, Games, Xbox One, Pc, Playstation, Culture, Xbox, Playstation 4, Louisiana, Mia, Eli Roth, Puzzle games, Ethan, Resident Evil, Shooting Games, Action Games


Destiny 2 Season of the Splicer Detailed, Coming Next Week

The developers at Bungie have revealed what’s next for Destiny 2, their ongoing massively multiplayer looter shooter. The Season of the Splicer will kick off on May 11 and run until August 24. Over those there and a half months, players can go after three new exotic cosmetics, 30 new and reprised legendary weapons, and a new six-man matchmaking game type called Override. Bungie states in their update that the mode lets players team up to “unlock secrets and steal Vex code.” ALSO: Blizzard Objec...
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Sony says PlayStation 5 stock shortages won't be ending soon - here are the latest details on where to buy the next-gen console

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Sony Sony's PlayStation 5 launched with two models- the $500 standard PS5 and a $400 digital edition. The PS5 has been consistently sold out since release, but retailers have been restocking weekly. For detailed thoughts on the PS5's performance, you can read our full PlayStation 5 review here. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky PlayStation 5 (small, Preferred: Best Buy) Playstation 5 (All-Di...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Gaming, Video Games, Newegg, US, Trends, Tech, Walmart, Features, Playstation, Sony, Seoul, Gamestop, NPD Group, Call of Duty Black Ops


Sony announces investment and partnership with Discord to bring the chat app to PlayStation

Sony and Discord have announced a partnership that will integrate the latter’s popular gaming-focused chat app with PlayStation’s own built-in social tools. It’s a big move and a fairly surprising one given how recently acquisition talks were in the air — Sony appears to have offered a better deal than Microsoft, taking an undisclosed minority stake in the company ahead of a rumored IPO. The exact nature of the partnership is not expressed in the brief announcement post. The closest we come to h...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Gadgets, Gaming, Apps, Microsoft, Funding, Tech, Playstation, Sony, Xbox, Voice Chat, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Discord, PlayStation 5


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


Best cheap PlayStation deals for May 2021

We've gathered some of the best PlayStation deals that are available online, including offers for games and accessories for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5.
Tags: Deals, Gaming, Trends, Playstation 4, PlayStation 5, Gaming Deals, Playstation Deals, Commerce 2021


‘Returnal’ is a frantic, familiar pleasure — but spurns mainstream appeal to its peril

Returnal, released today for the PlayStation 5, is an action adventure that has you exploring an alien world that reconfigures itself whenever you die, bringing you back for another shot at escaping. It’s exciting, frustrating, and beautiful, though it isn’t particularly original. But while it is arguably the first game to be released that was designed and built for next generation consoles, it’s not the mainstream hit many gamers are waiting for. First I should probably justify my “arguably.” T...
Tags: TC, Gaming, Tech, Sony, Morales, Assassin, Ornstein, Valhalla, Astra, Miles Morales, Selene, Weyland Yutani, PlayStation 5, PS5, Returnal, Sony Housemarque Sound


PlayStation Plus May 2021 Free Games Revealed

Sony has revealed which three games PlayStation Plus subscribers can add to their collections this coming May. The PlayStation 5 selection is Wreckfest, a demolition derby/racing game from the fine folks at Bugbear Entertainment and THQ Nordic. On the PlayStation 4 front, players can leap into action on EA’s Battlefield V or try to survive in Stranded Deep. Wreckfest arrives for the first time on PlayStation 5 this May, but it has made more than a few laps around the track on other platforms. P...
Tags: Games, Movies, Tom Hanks, Playstation, Sony, Playstation 4, Castaway, THQ, Video Game News, Playstation Plus, PlayStation 5, Battlefield V, Bugbear Entertainment, Wreckfest, Stranded Deep, Deep Wreckfest


Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Gameplay Trailer Shows Power of PS5

Insomniac Games’ first PlayStation 5 exclusive is a graphical showcase for Sony’s latest gaming platform. The Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart gameplay trailer is a great look at what to expect from the third-person platformer when it releases in June. It’s the latest entry in the popular shooter series that has been a PlayStation staple since the PlayStation 2. While this is the company’s first PS5 exclusive, it isn’t their debut on the console. Insomniac Games previously released the critically ac...
Tags: Games, Movies, Playstation, Sony, Mark, Roll Hall of Fame, Devo, Ratchet, Marcus Smith, Miles Morales, Insomniac Games, Mark Mothersbaugh, ComingSoon, Thor Ragnarok, Ratchet & Clank, PlayStation 5


Take A Sneak Peek At The Opening Scene Of Life is Strange: True Colors

Publisher Square Enix has revealed one of the opening scenes for their highly anticipated next chapter in the Life is Strange franchise, Life is Strange: True Colors. The two-minute teaser serves as a character introduction for Alex Chen, the new protagonist for this entry in the series. Speaking to her social worker, Alex talks about the unique abilities she hopes to suppress as she moves to a new location with her brother. RELATED: Square Enix Unveils New Life is Strange Game & Remastered Col...
Tags: Games, Movies, Xbox One, Pc, Playstation 4, Alex, Square Enix, Dontnod Entertainment, Life Is Strange, ComingSoon, Stadia, Game News, Publisher Square Enix, Deck Nine, PlayStation 5, Alex Chen


Sony Teams With Firewalk Studios For New PlayStation Franchise

Sony Interactive Entertainment has a new multiplayer-focused franchise in the works, and they’ve brought in ProbablyMonsters developer Firewalk Studios for the heavy lifting. Announced via the official PlayStation blog this morning, there’s no release date or even a title for the new game, but this original IP is said to be a next-generation AAA production set in a unique new world. Firewalk Studios is one of three developers under the ProbablyMonsters umbrella. Formed in 2018, Firewalk has bee...
Tags: Games, Movies, Playstation, Sony, AAA, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Video Game News, Firewalk, Zero Dawn, PlayStation 5, ProbablyMonsters, Rift Apart, Firewalk Studios, Sony Teams With Firewalk Studios, Tony Hsu


Marvel’s Avengers Launches Tachyon Anomaly Event

Square Enix continues to expand its superhero service game with a new event that lets Marvel’s Avengers players roll deep as a squad of four Iron Men, Incredible Hulks, or Captains America. AIM has tampered with the timeline of Marvel’s gaming universe, creating Tachyon Anomalies that threaten to unravel the fabric of space and time. The Avengers must assemble to take on this threat in a set of newly introduced missions, and they’ll have assistance from other timelines. RELATED: Marvel’s Ave...
Tags: Comics, Games, Movies, Xbox One, Pc, Playstation 4, Avengers, Hawkeye, Square Enix, Crystal Dynamics, ComingSoon, Stadia, Video Game News, Kate Bishop, Marvel's Avengers, PlayStation 5


Why You Should Use a Keyboard and Mouse With Your PS5 or Xbox Series X/S

There are plenty of good reasons to hook up a keyboard and mouse to your next-gen console. Not only do peripherals give you greater precision and flexibility while gaming, they also make entering text and using other apps much less of a chore. It opens up ways of using your games box—to browse the web, for…Read more...
Tags: Science, Microsoft, Usb, Netflix, Playstation, Xbox, Computer Mouse, Game Controller, Apple Keyboard, Video Game Consoles, Windows Key, PlayStation 5, Home video game consoles, Technology Internet, Apple Mouse, Kvm Switch


Take a look inside Wall Street darling Ryan Cohen's ambitious plan to 'transform' the retailer into the Amazon of gaming

Chewy cofounder and former CEO Ryan Cohen is now the head of RC Ventures, an investment firm that's taken a 12% stake in GameStop. Courtesy of Chewy.com Chewy cofounder and former CEO Ryan Cohen is the largest individual GameStop shareholder. He's also in charge of the board, and intends to turn the company into the Amazon of gaming. Cohen is already making major moves at the company, and he has big plans for the future. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. What ...
Tags: Amazon, Gaming, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Finance, Wall Street, Trends, E-commerce, Pc, Steam, Playstation, Sony, Xbox, Reddit, Retail


PlayStation 5 Is Now the Fastest-Selling Console in U.S. History

Sony’s PlayStation 5 is the fastest-selling gaming console in U.S. history in both unit and dollar sales, according to retail analyst firm The NPD Group. So if you’ve been struggling to get your hands on one since its release last November, scalpers may not be entirely to blame.Read more...
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Sony Quietly Adds ‘HDMI Link’ Function To PS5, But It’s Kind Of A Bust

Today, , adding, among other things, support for external storage of PS5 games. But, as reported by The Verge, Sony quietly snuck in a handful of bonus features in the update, including the ability to automatically deactivate HDR, plus a new suite of functions called “HDMI…Read more...
Tags: Science, Playstation, Sony, Roku, Toshiba, Hdr, Hdmi, Parrish, Lisa Marie Segarra, Video Game Consoles, PlayStation 5, Home video game consoles, Technology Internet