News items tagged with sony

Yakuza Zero sets the calendar to 1988, coming 2015

Yakuza Zero sets the calendar to 1988, coming 2015

Yakuza Zero, the recently-revealed entry in the Japanese crime sim series, will take fans back to the year 1988, developer/published Sega announced at Sony's pre-Tokyo Game Show press conference. Taki...

By S. Prell on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Shadow of the Colossus film finds a director

Shadow of the Colossus film finds a director

The Shadow of the Colossus movie will be directed by Andres Muschietti, director of the 2013 horror film Mama, Sony Pictures Entertainment announced today.Shadow of the Colossus still has Scott Lochhe...

By Jessica Conditt on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Sony files for Vib-Ribbon trademark in Europe

Sony files for Vib-Ribbon trademark in Europe

Vib-Ribbon, an early Sony rhythm game that is almost entirely forgotten in our modern era, may be making a comeback, if a European trademark filed by the gaming giant is anything to go by. The origina...

By Earnest Cavalli on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Joystiq Weekly: Sony financials, Destiny review, Minecraft sale and more

Joystiq Weekly: Sony financials, Destiny review, Minecraft sale and more

Welcome to Joystiq Weekly, a "too long; didn't read" of each week's biggest stories, reviews and original content. Each category's top story is introduced with a reactionary gif, because moving pictu...

By Thomas Schulenberg on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Spend $100 on PSN in October, get $15 back

Spend $100 on PSN in October, get $15 back

Sony's latest promotion is dishing cash back to those that buy goods on PSN this month. As of October 1, players that spend at least $100 using their Sony Entertainment Network wallets will receive $1...

By Mike Suszek on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Report: PS4 Share Play caps at 720p for guests

Report: PS4 Share Play caps at 720p for guests

The PlayStation 4's latest update, codenamed "Masamune," adds a major feature, Share Play, to the console today. PlayStation Plus members can now share their games over PSN with friends that don't own...

By Mike Suszek on Madden 18 Coins PS4
PlayStation 4 firms up with 2.02 system update, available now

PlayStation 4 firms up with 2.02 system update, available now

Hot on the heels of the PS4's 2.01 system update is - you guessed it - 2.02, available to download now. We've successfully nabbed and installed the firmware, but the patch notes currently offer little...

By Sinan Kubba on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Driveclub studio kicks the tires, lights two free DLC fires

Driveclub studio kicks the tires, lights two free DLC fires

Game launches can be tricky to nail, as there are plenty of variables where things can go wrong. Such was the case for the unfortunate Driveclub from developer Evolution Studios, which has already see...

By S. Prell on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Report: Planetside 2 beta to reach PS4 by end of 2014

Report: Planetside 2 beta to reach PS4 by end of 2014

It's been some time since we've heard anything about the PlayStation 4 version of Sony Online Entertainment's massively multiplayer shooter Planetside 2, but according to creative director Matt Higby,...

By Earnest Cavalli on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Driveclub update adds photo mode, three new tracks

Driveclub update adds photo mode, three new tracks

Evolution Studios updated Driveclub yesterday, adding a photo mode option as well as three new tracks. Players can now press the right side of the DualShock 4 controller's touch pad to enable photo mo...

By Mike Suszek on Madden 18 Coins PS4
Barely Related: The Little Prince trailer, Serial winds down

Barely Related: The Little Prince trailer, Serial winds down

Remember when "squee" was a thing? Is it still a thing? Because we're feeling a little bit like doing that today. Welcome to Barely Related, a conversational Friday column that presents the non-gaming...

By Jessica Conditt on Madden 18 Coins PS4
PlayStation Plus' free games totaled more than $1,300 in value per subscription this year

PlayStation Plus' free games totaled more than $1,300 in value per subscription this year

Sony would, of course, like you to see its PlayStation Plus service as a bargain, but how much value does it really add to your gaming life? Well, according to data compiled by UK publication Push Squ...

By S. Prell on Madden 18 Coins PS4