PlayStation 5: Everything you need to know about Sony's next consoles thumbnail

PlayStation 5: Everything you need to know about Sony’s next consoles

Image: Sony Sony’s behemoth of a console promises an exciting next-gen future The next generation of PlayStation is nearly here. After more than a year of drip-feeding information about the PlayStation 5, Sony has finally laid out the price, release date, and some of the games we can expect to play at launch. With the…

Sony announces PlayStation 5 release date and pricing details thumbnail

Sony announces PlayStation 5 release date and pricing details

Sony announced pricing and launch titles for its PlayStation 5 console, before promptly messing up early preorders and leading to some frustrated customers for a time. Much like the Xbox Series X, the PlayStation 5 will be available in two different versions. There’s the standard PlayStation 5 which includes a 4K disc drive and will be…

PlayStation leads in TV ad impressions, but Square Enix is close behind thumbnail

PlayStation leads in TV ad impressions, but Square Enix is close behind

Gaming industry TV ad impressions saw an 87.71% increase from mid-August to mid-September, compared to the previous 30-day period. From August 16 through September 15, 12 gaming brands aired 49 spots over 6,500 times, resulting in 1.5 billion impressions. Sports, particularly NBA playoff games, were a large driver of impressions for the industry overall, and…

Sony apologizes for PlayStation 5 pre-order mess, promises more consoles thumbnail

Sony apologizes for PlayStation 5 pre-order mess, promises more consoles

Sony apologized for the sudden launch of PlayStation 5 pre-orders, which caused many gamers to miss out on securing a console. After a livestream revealed that the PlayStation 5 will cost $499, and $399 for the digital edition, Sony said that pre-orders for the console would start the following day. However, chaos ensued when pre-orders…

Sony’s PlayStation 5 is approaching November 12 with a $400 digital edition and $500 fashioned mannequin — miniature preorders are now accessible at decide outlets

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PlayStation 5 event: $499 with a disc pressure, $399 without, on Nov. 12 thumbnail

PlayStation 5 event: $499 with a disc pressure, $399 without, on Nov. 12

PS4+1 — Console-exclusive Final Fantasy XVI leads game-trailer-packed event. Kyle Orland – Sep 16, 2020 8:47 pm UTC Fancy, reflecting eyeballs for FFXVI. No release date yet. Sony One of FFXVI’s main protagonists. Sony Another one of FFXVI’s main protagonists. Sony FFXVI showdown between a summon and a foe. Sony FFXVI battle. Sony FFXVI character…

Sony reduces its PlayStation 5 production forecast ensuing from SoC disorders thumbnail

Sony reduces its PlayStation 5 production forecast ensuing from SoC disorders

Reports suggest that Sony has run into some manufacturing issues with the PlayStation 5’s custom SoC, which may lead to fewer PlayStation 5 sales.According to a Bloomberg report, the company is seeing yields as low as 50 percent. This has led to Sony reducing its production forecast by 4 million units, bringing its target down…

PlayStation 5 backwards compatibility for PS1, PS2, and PS3 games could be provided by a revamped PS Now service with upscaling capabilities thumbnail

PlayStation 5 backwards compatibility for PS1, PS2, and PS3 games could be provided by a revamped PS Now service with upscaling capabilities

PS Now currently costs US$9.99 a month or US$59.99 for a year. (Image source: PS Now/Sony)Another rumor has emerged connecting a revamped PS Now service with the PlayStation 5, and specifically the question of full backwards compatibility with the PS1, PS2, and PS3 along with the expected PS4. On top of that, the same spurious…

Your PlayStation allegiance may determine whether you can preorder a PS5 thumbnail

Your PlayStation allegiance may determine whether you can preorder a PS5

Buy? Or bye? — No price or release date yet, but it’s already a huge sidestep from retail partners. Sam Machkovech – Aug 26, 2020 10:11 pm UTC Enlarge / This credit card doesn’t exist, but if it did, we’re not sure it’d count as “previous interests and PlayStation activities” in terms of jumping the…