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Sony Is Taking PlayStation VR On A Cross-Country Road Trip

05/01/2016, Sony has announced plans to take PlayStation VR on a cross-country road trip across the United States. It’s going to load a 16-wheeler with all sorts of PlayStation goodness and drive it to festivals and conventions in the United States to introduce...

Sony: 40 Million PlayStation 4 Units Have Been Sold To Date

04/28/2016, According to reports from last year in November, it was revealed that Sony had managed to sell 30 million PlayStation 4 consoles to date. Earlier this year, that number jumped to 35 million, and now according to Sony’s latest financial report, the...

Uncharted 4’s Day One Patch Weighs In At 5GB

04/28/2016, Sometimes games are shipped out without any issue, or at least issues small enough where it can be ignored and patched at a later date. Sometimes some games do come with issues big enough where developers have to prepare a day one patch that will address...

PS Plus Free Games For May 2016 Confirmed

04/28/2016, Sony has confirmed the free games that PlayStation Plus subscribers are going to get in the month of May. We always get the lineup in the last week of the month, PS Plus subscribers can then make up their minds if they want to download any of the titles...

Copies Of Uncharted 4 Were Stolen While In Transit

04/27/2016, Yesterday we reported that it seemed that people were selling copies of Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End earlier than expected. The game was scheduled for a launch on the 10th of May, but yet for some reason over in the UK, there were people who were selling...

Sony Mobile Taiwan Refutes Xperia X Premium Rumors

04/26/2016, With Sony making the new Xperia X series of smartphones their new flagship range, we basically waved goodbye to the Xperia Z series. So far Sony has launched a trio of Xperia X handsets, but last we heard, there was one more handset that could be added to...

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End Gets Final Trailer

04/25/2016, It was confirmed yesterday that the final Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End trailer will be released today and the trailer is now out. Fans of the franchise will certainly want to see this as they count down the days to the title’s release, which has...

PS Store Flash Sale Brings Discounts On Some Great Games

04/24/2016, PlayStation owners take note. Sony has kicked off another flash sale on the PlayStation Store and it’s offering considerable discounts on some great games for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. The flash sales don’t last...

Sony Xperia Z2 Gets Unofficial Android N Dev Preview Port

04/22/2016, When Google officially released Android N’s developer preview, they only made it available to Nexus handsets. We suppose this shouldn’t really come as a surprise since Nexus devices are as “pure” as they get when it comes to Android smartphones....

Android N Preview Expanded To Sony Xperia Z3

04/21/2016, Every year Google releases a developer preview of the upcoming Android release. The previews are almost always limited to Nexus devices so if you don’t own a Nexus smartphone or tablet you can’t flash the beta firmware. In a significant change...

Alleged Sony Xperia M Ultra Specs Revealed

04/21/2016, Sony certainly shook things up earlier this year when they decided to introduce their Xperia X series of smartphones over their Xperia Z lineup. However if neither of those Xperia X phones appealed to you, you might be interested to learn that according...

Sony’s Shuhei Yoshida Reportedly Unsure If There’ll Be A PS5

04/20/2016, Over the years what we have seen when it comes to new console launches, is that there are pretty huge gaps in between the launches, with each console expected to last at least 10 years. We do see hardware refreshes, but what usually happens is that these...

Sony PlayStation Network To Get Two-Factor Authentication

04/20/2016, After various hacking attempts (some successful) on Sony’s PlayStation Network, you would think that the company would be rushing to step up security and offer all kinds of security and protective features for its users, but for some reason despite...

Developers Reportedly Unhappy With The PS4.5 ‘NEO’

04/20/2016, A report from yesterday revealed additional details about Sony’s rumored PS4.5 codenamed “NEO”. Now the console is obviously better than the current-gen PS4, but perhaps in a bid to not alienate or anger their current customers, Sony reportedly has...