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Gravity Rush & Silent Hill Creator Keiichiro Toyama Forms Bokeh Game Studio

Keiichiro Toyama, the creator of the Gravity Rush, Siren, and Silent Hill franchises, has departed from Sony Interactive Entertainment and formed Bokeh Game Studio, likely instilling hope in the fans for more astounding games like the aforementioned. Establishing the studio back on August 13th, Toyama’s loyal colleagues Kazunobu Sato and Junya Okura have joined him […]
Tags: Business, Games, Sony, Anime, Announcements, Toyama, Sony Interactive Entertainment, PV, Silent Hill, Keiichiro Toyama, Gravity Rush, Kazunobu Sato, Junya Okura


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 […]
Tags: Business, Games, Interviews, Playstation, Sony, Anime, Gq, Ryan, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Jim Ryan, PS5


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...
Tags: Asia, New York, London, Interviews, China, New York City, Trends, Playstation, Sony, Ryan, Dave Smith, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Jim Ryan, Tech Insider, PlayStation 5, PS5


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...
Tags: Asia, New York, London, Interviews, China, New York City, Trends, Playstation, Sony, Ryan, Dave Smith, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Jim Ryan, Tech Insider, PlayStation 5, PS5


The PS5 could've been even larger

The PS5 is huge. According to Sony Interactive Entertainment’s Senior Art Director Yujin Morisawa, though, it would’ve been even larger...
Tags: Sony Interactive Entertainment, Yujin Morisawa


Review: PlayStation 5 helps ‘Spider-Man: Miles Morales’ step out of shadows

Representation is a powerful force in comic books. It makes a community feel seen, it reinvigorates superhero franchises, and it opens doors to new audiences. Marvel has found success by making its heroes more diverse with Kamala Khan as Ms. Marvel and Riri Williams as the successor to Ironman. The most popular of these new additions has been Miles Morales, the biracial teenager who took on the role of Spider-Man. Despite the initial aversion from the likes of Glenn Beck, Morales has been embrac...
Tags: New York, New York City, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Sony, Harlem, Miles, Peter, Morales, Mary Jane, Spidey, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Peter Parker, Insomniac, Miles Morales


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...
Tags: US, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Jim Ryan


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...
Tags: Tech, Ars Technica, Sony, Ryan, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Famitsu, Miles Morales, Jim Ryan


The standard price for video games is increasing to $70 for the PlayStation 5 and next-gen Xbox consoles, ending 15 years of $60 games

Christian Petersen/Getty Images For nearly 15 years, the standard cost of video games has been $60.  But for the next-gen consoles PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, which launch this November, that standard price is increasing to $70.  The first indication of that change came on July 2, with the announcement that this year's "NBA 2K21" will cost $60 for current generation consoles but $70 for next-gen consoles. Then, in mid-September, Sony announced $70 pricing for some PlayStation 5 launc...
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Xbox One, US, Trends, Playstation, Sony, Xbox, Nba, Playstation 4, Ps4, Pricing, Activision, NPD Group


PlayStation 5 Showcase Trailer Roundup Including COD, Demon’s Souls & More!

PlayStation 5 showcase trailer roundup including COD, Demon’s Souls & more! Today marked the arrival of the PlayStation 5 Showcase, which brought the long-awaited announcement of its price and release date as well as a bevy of trailers for titles coming to the next-gen console and we’ve gathered some of the trailers on display today below! RELATED: Capcom Reveals Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition, Including Playable Vergil! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone =...
Tags: Games, Movies, Trailer, Turkey, Bethesda Softworks, Hogwarts, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Capcom, Arkane Studios, Video Game News, Egor, Demon's Souls, PlayStation 5, Alex Mason, Naoki Yoshida, Final Fantasy XVI


PlayStation 5 Launches Nov 12 For $500; Discless Digital Edition Priced at $400

The PlayStation 5 will cost $499 for the standard version of Sony's next-gen console and $399 for the PS5 Digital Edition -- the system without an optical disc drive -- when it launches Nov. 12, Sony Interactive Entertainment announced Wednesday during its PlayStation 5 Showcase livestream. From a report: The Nov. 12 release date is for the consoles' launches in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, and South Korea. They'll become available on Nov. 19 for the rest of the world, Sony ...
Tags: South Korea, Microsoft, Tech, Sony, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Canada Mexico Australia New Zealand


PlayStation 5 to Ship in November, Priced Starting at $400

The 2020 holiday season’s game console showdown is set. The PlayStation 5 next-gen system will roll out starting in North America and Japan on Nov. 12, Sony Interactive Entertainment announced today. That will be followed by Europe and additional regions on Nov. 19. The PS5 Digital Edition will be available for a recommended retail price […]
Tags: Europe, Japan, News, North America, Sony Interactive Entertainment, PlayStation 5


‘Spider-Man: Miles Morales’ PS5 Gameplay Demo is Action-Packed

Fan-favorite Miles Morales gets to take center stage in the upcoming game Spider-Man: Miles Morales. Set a year after the events of Sony’s Spider-Man game, this sequel follows Miles as he “masters new powers to become his own Spider-Man.” The game is launching along with the PlayStation 5 this November and ahead of that release, a Spider-Man: Miles Morales PS5 Gameplay Demo gives a detailed look at what you can expect. Spider-Man Miles Morales PS5 Gameplay Demo Developed by Insomniac G...
Tags: Movies, Video Games, New York City, Sony, Harlem, Miles, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Miles Morales, Roxxon, PS5 Sony, Spider-Man: Miles Morales


PlayStation 5’s Latest Spot Wants to ‘Evoke Some of the Feelings You’d Get’ From New Console (EXCLUSIVE)

Sony Interactive Entertainment released its latest spot for the PlayStation 5 on Monday, the second in its global marketing campaign leading up to the new console’s launch. The ad, dubbed “The Edge,” shows a young man in a fishing boat riding through the sea before he’s seemingly transported to a more mythical version of the […]
Tags: News, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Eric Lempel, PlayStation 5


Epic Games' big battle with Apple isn't the first time 'Fortnite' has been used to pressure a tech giant into changing its ways. And last time, it worked.

Epic Games launched a parody of Apple's iconic "1984" ad in a swipe at the company. Epic Games/YouTube Epic Games has been caught in a legal battle with Apple over the tech giant's decision to remove "Fortnite" from the App Store after Epic violated its policies.It's not the first time "Fortnite" has been at the center of a controversial policy imposed by large tech firm.In 2018, "Fortnite" played an instrumental role in getting Sony to enable cross-play compatibility, which allowed "Fo...
Tags: Apple, Microsoft, Video Games, California, Trends, Tech, Analysis, Epic, Sony, Nintendo, Playstation 4, Minecraft, App Store, Press Association, Epic Games, Sweeney


Vader Immortal Coming to PlayStation VR This Month!

Vader Immortal Coming to PlayStation VR This Month Today, in a surprise announcement during Sony Interactive Entertainment’s State of Play broadcast, ILMxLAB revealed that Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series is coming to PlayStation VR August 25, 2020. The three episodes will be sold as a single purchase at $29.99 MSRP, bringing the complete VR trilogy together for players and fans. ILMxLAB also debuted a brand new trailer, which you can check out in the player below! ...
Tags: Games, Movies, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Mustafar, David S Goyer, ComingSoon, Video Game News, Lucasfilm Story Group, Scott Lawrence, Vader Immortal, Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series, Ben Snow Star Wars, Maya Rudolph Bridesmaids Big Mouth, Harvey Whitney


After chaotic launch, Fall Guys will patch game to address issues

Despite the troubles, the game has been exceptionally popular with players
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Fall Guys


Everything we know about Spider-Man: Miles Morales

Watch the trailer, learn about where and when the game is set, and brush up on your Miles Morales knowledge.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Morales, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Miles Morales, Insomniac Games, Marvel's Spider-man, PS5, Spider-Man: Miles Morales


Ghost of Tsushima: Photo Mode tips and tricks

Ghost of Tsushima's in-depth photo mode can be overwhelming, so here are some pointers to get the best shots.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, How-to, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Tsushima, Ghost of Tsushima, Sucker Punch Productions


The Last of Us Part II: All 127 artifact locations

Artifacts are the most difficult collectibles in The Last of Us Part II. Here's how to find all 127 of them.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, How-to, Ps4, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Naughty Dog, The Last of Us Part II, PS4 exclusives


PlayStation's Secret Weapon: A Nearly All-Automated Factory

According to Nikkei Asian Review, much of the PlayStation's success can be attributed to an unassuming factory in Japan that is almost entirely operated by robots. From the report: On the outskirts of Kisarazu, a large, white building towers over an otherwise suburban landscape. Once inside, visitors are greeted by the whirring of motors as dozens of robots seamlessly churn out PlayStation 4 consoles. Just a few humans were present to deal with a handful of tasks -- two to feed bare motherboards...
Tags: Japan, Tech, Nikkei Asian Review, Mitsubishi Electric, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Kisarazu, Sony Global Manufacturing Operations


The Last of Us Part II: All journal entry locations

Journal entries are one half of the Archivist trophy, and you'll need all 20 of them to earn it. Here's how.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, How-to, Ps4, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Naughty Dog, The Last of Us Part II, PS4 exclusive games


The Last of Us Part II: 12 tips for staying alive

The Last of Us Part II is tough, even on low difficulties. Here are 12 tips to make your playthrough easier.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, How-to, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Naughty Dog, The Last of Us Part II


The Last of Us Part II: Where to find every weapon

From pistols to flamethrowers, here's where you can find every weapon available in The Last of Us Part II.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, How-to, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Naughty Dog, The Last of Us Part II


The Last of Us Part II: All workbench locations

The only way to upgrade your weapons in The Last of Us Part II is with a workbench. Here's how to find all 25.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, How-to, Ps4, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Naughty Dog, The Last of Us Part II


The Last of Us Part II: How to avoid killing dogs

You don't have to kill dogs in The Last of Us Part II. This guide will walk you through how to sneak by them.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, How-to, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Naughty Dog, The Last of Us Part II


The Last of Us Part II: All trading card locations

From beginning to end, here are all 48 trading cards in The Last of Us Part II, as well as how to reach them.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, How-to, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Naughty Dog, The Last of Us Part II


Confronting racial bias in video games

Protests across the U.S. over police violence and systemic racism against Black Americans have sparked gaming companies like Electronic Arts, Epic Games and Sony Interactive Entertainment/PlayStation to publish statements of their support and make donations to relevant advocacy organizations. These are positive actions, but the most impactful thing game companies can do is take action internally. Racial bias is baked, usually unintentionally, into games by those who develop them. This creates a ...
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What you need to know before playing The Last of Us Part II

If you slept on The Last of Us, we're here with everything you need to know before playing the second game.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Naughty Dog, The Last of Us, The Last of Us Part II, The Last of Us: Left Behind


Everything we know about Horizon Forbidden West

We only have one trailer and a bit of speculation, but we've already learned a lot about the upcoming game.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Horizon: Zero Dawn, Video Gaming, Horizon Forbidden West