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Master the jungle with our Predator: Hunting Grounds tips and tricks

Predator: Hunting Grounds, a 4v1 multiplayer shooter, is here. Here are our best tips for getting started.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, How-to, Ps4, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Predator: Hunting Grounds, PS4 exclusive games


Hulu Finally Gets a Desperately Needed Redesign and HBO Max Finds New Ways to Get Into Your Home

Hulu has been around for a relatively long time now, but the most recent interface for the streaming service has been one of the worst in the industry, second only to Amazon Prime. Thankfully, that starts changing today as Hulu is rolling out their largest redesign in years. Lists of movies and TV shows can be scrolled through horizontally instead of vertically, categories will allow for easier navigation, and access to third party subscriptions will be easier to navigate. While Hulu is updatin...
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The 11 most important details we already know about the PlayStation 5, Sony's next-generation video game console set to arrive this year

The PlayStation 5, Sony's next-generation game console that's deep in production, is scheduled to launch during the 2020 holiday season. As you might expect, the PlayStation 5 is promised to be more powerful than the existing PlayStation 4 — and we've slowly been learning more about the next-gen console's new features since it was first revealed. So far, Sony has offered a first glimpse at the new console via its new DualSense gamepad, and a tech demo highlighted the technical prowess of the n...
Tags: Trends, Sony, Amd, Rubin, Sony Interactive Entertainment, NAVI, Cerny, Jim Ryan, Mark Cerny, RYZEN, Peter Rubin


‘Marvel’s Iron Man VR’ Release Date Set for Summer 2020

After several delays, “Marvel’s Iron Man VR” virtual reality game is set to zoom onto Sony’s PlayStation VR headsets in July. The first-person game, in which players take control of Tony Stark’s famous flying suit, will be released July 3, 2020, Sony Interactive Entertainment announced Tuesday in a tweet. Originally, “Iron Man VR” — more […]
Tags: News, Sony, Playstation Vr, Tony Stark, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Iron Man VR


Sony launches PlayStation Studios brand ahead of PS5 release

The new opening animation features God of War, The Last of Us, and more
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Playstation, Sony, Sony Interactive Entertainment, PlayStation 5, PlayStation Studios


‘Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series’ Coming to PlayStation VR This Summer

Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series has been available on the Oculus Quest for awhile now. The three-episode VR series is an immersive video game experience created by ILMxLAB that allows players to step into the shoes of a smuggler who is recruited for a mysterious job by Darth Vader himself. Now those who have PlayStation VR will be able to experience the video game themselves with the title launching on the Sony console sometime this summer. ILMxLAB announced Vader Immortal on PlayStatio...
Tags: Movies, Video Games, Sci-fi, Sequels, Sony, Darth Vader, Lucasfilm, Cool Stuff, Maya Rudolph, Mark Miller, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Mustafar, David S Goyer, Star-Wars, Disney/Pixar, Scott Lawrence


Vader Immortal Coming to PlayStation VR This Summer

Vader Immortal Coming to PlayStation VR This Summer In celebration of ‘May the Fourth,’ an honorary Star Wars holiday, ILMxLAB revealed that Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series is coming to PlayStation VR this Summer. The three episodes will be available together as one individual purchase, bringing the complete VR trilogy together for players and fans. RELATED: Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian Trailer Previews New Disney+ Docuseries “We are very excited to be partnering with Sony Interactiv...
Tags: Star Wars, Games, Movies, Darth Vader, Lucasfilm, Mark Miller, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Mustafar, David S Goyer, ComingSoon, Lucasfilm Story Group, May the 4th, Scott Lawrence, Vader Immortal, Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series, Ben Snow Star Wars


The Last of Us Part II, Ghost of Tsushima Get New Release Dates

The Last of Us Part II, Ghost of Tsushima get new release dates After initially delaying the highly-anticipated sequel indefinitely due to the global pandemic, Sony Interactive Entertainment has revealed new release dates for The Last of Us Part II and Ghost of Tsushima for summer 2020, according to the official PlayStation Blog! RELATED: HBO’s The Last of Us Series Includes Game’s Original Composer In the announcement, Sony Interactive Entertainment Head of Worldwide Studios Hermen Hulst ...
Tags: Games, Japan, Hbo, Movies, Cdc, Time, Playstation, Ellie, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Tsushima, ComingSoon, Video Game News, Naughty Dog, Hermen Hulst, Ghost of Tsushima, The Last of Us Part II


Simultaneous Worldwide Launch Planned for PlayStation 5

It has been reported that Sony is planning a simultaneous launch around the world for the PlayStation 5, in spite of supply problems caused by the Coronavirus pandemic. Sony Interactive Entertainment chief Jim Ryan confirmed the company’s intention to make the console available at the same time in all regions, and without delaying the Christmas […]
Tags: Business, Games, Playstation, Sony, Anime, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Jim Ryan, Release Dates, PS5


Sony's PlayStation group patented a robot friend who will play games and watch movies with you (SNE)

Sony's PlayStation group patented plans for a robot friend that plays games and watches movies with you, as demonstrated by a newly published patent from the company. "The inventor has focused on possibility of utilizing a robot as a joint viewing player who experiences sympathy with a user," the patent description says. "It is expected that the user's affinity with the robot is increased and motivation for playing a game is enhanced by the robot viewing the game play next to the user and bein...
Tags: Trends, Sony, Sony Interactive Entertainment


Sony Interactive Entertainment Employee Contracts Coronavirus

An employee working for Sony Interactive Entertainment at the company’s Shibaura Crystal Shinagawa Konan office in Tokyo has been afflicted with the Coronavirus, yet another business infiltrated by the horrid plague. The male employee’s symptoms started to show on April 1st through a sore throat and minor fever, and after his condition didn’t improve despite […]
Tags: Health, Business, Games, Sony, Tokyo, Anime, Announcements, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Coronavirus, Sony Interactive Entertainment Employee, Shibaura Crystal Shinagawa Konan


Download Two Free Games as Part of PlayStation’s Play At Home Initiative

Download Two Free Games as Part of PlayStation’s Play At Home Initiative As part of their Play At Home initiative as we all social distance during the pandemic, PlayStation has announced they are offering two free games to download as a thank you to gamers for staying home. Play At Home has two components: providing free games to help keep the PlayStation community entertained at home as well as establishing a fund to help smaller independent game studios who may be experiencing financial dif...
Tags: Europe, Games, Movies, Cdc, US, Playstation, Drake, Journey, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Nathan Drake, Video Game News, Nathan Drake Collection, Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection


PlayStation 5 DualSense Controller Labeled a “Radical Departure”

Sony Interactive Entertainment just revealed the official design for the PlayStation 5 controller called the “DualSense” and discussed the philosophy behind its design. Apart from highlighting specific technical aspects such as the button layout, the official PlayStation Blog discussed taking the best elements of the old yet acclaimed DualShock 4 controller and adding new functionality […]
Tags: Games, Playstation, Sony, Anime, Announcements, Controllers, Sony Interactive Entertainment, PS5


The 10 most important details we already know about the PlayStation 5, Sony's next-generation video game console set to arrive this year

The PlayStation 5, Sony's next-generation game console that's deep in production, is scheduled to launch during the 2020 holiday season. As you might expect, the PlayStation 5 is promised to be more powerful than the existing PlayStation 4— and we've slowly been learning more about the next-gen console's new features since it was first revealed. Most recently, Sony offered a first glimpse at the new console via its new "DualSense" gamepad. Here's everything we know so far about Sony's next-gen...
Tags: Trends, Sony, Amd, Rubin, Sony Interactive Entertainment, NAVI, Cerny, Jim Ryan, Mark Cerny, RYZEN, Peter Rubin


Take a first look at the next-generation controller for the long-awaited PlayStation 5

The PlayStation 5 is scheduled to arrive this holiday, and we've yet to see what it looks like. Sony offered a first look at its next-generation game console on Tuesday with the unveiling of its gamepad: the DualSense. The new controller is a departure from the last several generations of Sony's PlayStation gamepads, which are all part of the DualShock line. Sony Interactive Entertainment head Jim Ryan said that choice was intentional — an effort to convey "just how strongly we feel about mak...
Tags: Trends, Sony, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Jim Ryan, DualSense


The Last of Us Part II Delayed Indefinitely

The Last of Us Part II delayed indefinitely While the video game industry seemed like the one withstand the pandemic the world is facing, Naughty Dog has taken to Twitter to announce that the highly-anticipated post-apocalyptic sequel The Last of Us Part II has, in an unfortunate ironic twist, been delayed indefinitely from its original May 29 release date. RELATED: HBO’s The Last of Us Series Includes Game’s Original Composer A message from us about the delay of The Last of Us Part II: p...
Tags: Games, Hbo, Movies, Cdc, Ellie, Sony Interactive Entertainment, ComingSoon, Video Game News, Naughty Dog, The Last of Us Part II, Coronavirus, Marvel s Iron Man VR


PlayStation 4 download speeds are being slowed in Europe to 'address internet stability concerns' as more people than ever are online due to the coronavirus outbreak

The main online service for the PlayStation 4 is reducing speeds, Sony Interactive Entertainment leader Jim Ryan announced this week.  The move is part of a broader initiative to alleviate pressure on international networks as more people than ever are online due to the coronavirus pandemic. "We believe it is important to do our part to address internet stability concerns as an unprecedented number of people are practicing social distancing and are becoming more reliant on internet access," Ry...
Tags: Europe, Microsoft, Youtube, US, Trends, Sony, Nintendo, Ryan, Sony Interactive Entertainment, YouTube Videos, Jim Ryan


Game downloads will be throttled to manage internet congestion

For the billions stuck at home during the global effort to flatten the curve, gaming is a welcome escape. But it’s also a bandwidth-heavy one, and Microsoft, Sony and others are working to make sure that millions of people downloading enormous games don’t suck up all the bandwidth. Don’t worry, though, it won’t affect your ping. A blog post by content delivery network Akamai explained a few things it is doing to help mitigate the tidal wave of traffic that the internet’s infrastructure is exp...
Tags: Gaming, Europe, Games, Microsoft, Tech, Steam, Netflix, Sony, Nintendo, Content Delivery Network, Don, Akamai, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Cloud Gaming, Microsoft Sony, Jim Ryan


Playstation 5 May Not Be Able to Play All PS4 Games

Careful reading of a statement by Sony suggests that the PlayStation 5 may not have full backwards compatibility with its predecessor, a disappointment that retro purists will claim as inexcusable. Senior Sony Interactive Entertainment employee Hideaki Nishino recently told the world that the PlayStation 5 was set to be backwards compatible with an “overwhelming majority […]
Tags: Games, Technology, Playstation, Sony, Anime, Ps4, Announcements, Sony Interactive Entertainment, PS5, Hideaki Nishino


The 10 most important details we already know about the PlayStation 5, Sony's next-generation video game console arriving this year

The PlayStation 5, Sony's next-generation game console that's deep in production, is scheduled to launch during the 2020 holiday season. As you might expect, the PlayStation 5 is promised to be more powerful than the existing PlayStation 4— and we've slowly been learning more about the next-gen console's new features since it was first revealed. We're about to learn much more: On Wednesday, March 18, Sony will offer a "deep dive" into the PlayStation 5. In the meantime, we've put together what...
Tags: Microsoft, Trends, Sony, Amd, Rubin, Sony Interactive Entertainment, NAVI, Cerny, Mark Cerny, RYZEN, Peter Rubin


Epic Games buys UK facial mapping startup Cubic Motion

Epic Games announced today that it’s buying Cubic Motion, a computer vision startup that’s been building out a platform for capturing more realistic facial animations with a complex camera rig and software platform. The game studio behind Fortnite and the Unreal Engine has already done plenty of work with the UK-based startup, creating a number of tech demos over the past several years that have centered on translating an actor’s facial movements to a digital character in real-time. The startup’...
Tags: TC, UK, Tech, Epic, Epic Games, Unreal Engine, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Fortnite


Nioh 2 Launch Trailer Unveiled

Nioh 2 launch trailer unveiled Team Ninja has unveiled the official launch trailer for the upcoming second installment in their action-adventure role-playing game franchise Nioh 2, which is set to hit shelves from Sony Interactive Entertainment this Friday! The trailer can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: March 2020 Free Games for PlayStation Plus and Xbox Live Gold Acting as a prequel to its 2017 predecessor, Nioh 2 is set in 1500s Sengoku-era Japan and will pit players against a b...
Tags: Video, Games, Japan, Movies, Dlc, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Video Game News, Nioh, Sengoku, Digital Deluxe Edition, Nioh 2


PlayStation is skipping a major video-game conference because of 'increasing concerns' over the coronavirus outbreak (SNE)

Sony's PlayStation group canceled its plans to attend the first major video-game convention of the year, PAX East, because of "increasing concerns" over the coronavirus outbreak. The annual event draws tens of thousands of paid attendees to the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, where game developers large and small show off their upcoming games. Sony previously announced plans to show 25 games at PAX East. On Wednesday afternoon, the Japanese consumer-electronics giant announced that it...
Tags: Boston, US, Trends, Sony, Nintendo, Square Enix, Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Wuhan China, PAX East, ReedPOP


PlayStation is skipping a major video game conference due to 'increasing concerns' over the coronavirus outbreak (SNE)

Sony's PlayStation group canceled its plans to attend the first major video game convention of the year, PAX East, due to "increasing concerns" over the coronavirus outbreak. The annual event draws tens of thousands of paid attendees to the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, where game developers large and small show off their upcoming games. Sony previously announced plans to show 25 games at PAX East. On Wednesday afternoon, the Japanese consumer electronics giant announced that it's p...
Tags: Boston, US, Trends, Sony, Nintendo, Square Enix, Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Wuhan China, PAX East, ReedPOP


A millionaire who got rich selling his company to Facebook is bidding hundreds of thousands of dollars on an incredibly rare Nintendo prototype game console

Before Sony entered the video game business with its PlayStation line of consoles, the company had a partnership with Nintendo to produce a collaborative device. That partnership fell apart, but not before protoypes of the joint console were created. Though the prototypes were scrapped and the partnership dissolved, at least one prototype console managed to survive — and it's now available in an auction if you've got a few hundred thousand dollars to spare. It's the only known version of the g...
Tags: Facebook, Elon Musk, Microsoft, Trends, Sony, Reddit, Nintendo, Antiques Roadshow, Terry, Sega, Palmer Luckey, Diebold, Tim Sweeney, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Luckey, Minecraft Markus Notch Persson


The last known Nintendo PlayStation prototype is up for auction — here's the wild story behind the one-of-a-kind, doomed collaboration with Sony

In the early 1990s, Nintendo partnered with Sony to develop a new CD-ROM console and attachment for the Super Nintendo system, resulting in a prototype fans call the Nintendo PlayStation. Sony's deal with Nintendo fell through, ultimately leading to the birth of Sony's massive PlayStation brand. The only remaining Nintendo PlayStation prototype that's been found intact is now up up for auction. The prototype is still capable of playing Super Nintendo cartridges, but no CD-ROM games were ever p...
Tags: Trends, Sony, Reddit, Nintendo, Dallas, Heritage Auctions, Terry, Dan, Engadget, Kotaku, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Super Nintendo, Dan Diebold, Ben Heck, Olafsson, Olaf Olafsson


Sony Interactive will skip E3 again this year

Sony Interactive Entertainment will skip E3 again this year and participate instead in “hundreds of consumer events across the globe,” the company told GamesIndustry.biz today. The company, which is preparing to launch the PlayStation 5 before this holiday season, missed the show for the first time last year, after two decades of being one of its biggest exhibitors. A Sony Interactive spokesperson told GamesIndustry.biz that the company has “great respect for the ESA as an organization, but w...
Tags: TC, Gadgets, Gaming, Tech, Esa, Playstation, Sony, Nintendo, E3, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Devin Coldewey, Sony Interactive


With the PlayStation 5 scheduled to launch this holiday, Sony is skipping the biggest game show of the year once again (SNE)

Sony Interactive Entertainment, the division behind PlayStation, "has decided not to participate in E3 2020." With the expected launch of the PlayStation 5 later this year, the company's decision to skip E3 marks the end of an era: Sony has used the event to announce key details of every new model of PlayStation. While Sony has confirmed that it will play PlayStation 4 titles, and have a solid-state hard drive, we still don't know what the PlayStation 5 will look like or what it will cost. Pl...
Tags: Apple, Trends, Esa, Sony, E3, Kotaku, Entertainment Software Association, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Jason Schreier, Mat Piscatella


For the first time ever, Sony won't use the annual E3 event to share key details on the next PlayStation (SNE)

Sony Interactive Entertainment, the division behind PlayStation, "has decided not to participate in E3 2020." With the expected launch of the PlayStation 5 later this year, the company's decision to skip E3 marks the end of an era: Sony has used the event to announce key details of every new model of PlayStation. While Sony has confirmed that it will play PlayStation 4 titles, and have a solid-state hard drive, we still don't know what the PlayStation 5 will look like or what it will cost. Pl...
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The 10 most important details we already know about PlayStation 5, Sony's next-generation video game console arriving this year

The PlayStation 5, Sony's next generation console that's deep in production, will arrive during the 2020 holiday season. The first details about the PS5, however, were actually revealed in an interview with Wired in April. As expected, the PlayStation 5 is promised to be more powerful than the existing PlayStation 4— but we've slowly been learning more about the next-gen console's new features. Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories. Who's ready for the PlayStation 5? After months of spec...
Tags: Trends, Sony, Amd, Rubin, Sony Interactive Entertainment, NAVI, Cerny, Mark Cerny, RYZEN, Peter Rubin