• PS5 Will Fix a Major Complaint About the PS4 | Game Rant

    10 days ago - By Game Rant

    Sony confirms that the PlayStation 5 will fix a major complaint from PS4 players. The company has also confirmed that the PS5 will be released in holiday 2020 and has told fans more information about the console's specs. Speaking to Wired , the PS5 's system architect Mark Cerny revealed that the PS5 will make it much easier for players to choose what they would like to play. While the PS5 will offer fast game loading, "we don't want the player to have to boot the game, see what's up, boot the game, see what's up," said Cerny. To fix this, "multiplayer game servers will provide the console...
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  • Sony Europe Reportedly Lays Off Dozens of Employees Amid Restructuring

    Sony Europe Reportedly Lays Off Dozens of Employees Amid Restructuring

    10 days ago - By US Gamer

    The same day as the PlayStation 5, restructuring hit SIEE.
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  • PS5 backwards compatibility not 100 percent certain yet

    10 days ago - By Playstation Enthusiast

    Yesterday Sony announced the name and release date of their next generation console, the PlayStation 5. A slew of other details have also been confirmed about the console, but Sony is now telling people that they won't confirm PS5 backwards compatibility just yet, even if people assumed it would be part of the console. It's been revealed that backwards compatibility is a priority for Sony. They want to give their consumers what Microsoft offered with the Xbox One, and what was sorely lacking from the PlayStation 4. While the very first PlayStation 4 consoles would allow users to play...
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  • PS5 Doubles As A 4K Blu-Ray Player | Game Rant

    PS5 Doubles As A 4K Blu-Ray Player | Game Rant

    10 days ago - By Game Rant

    This week has been a big one for fans eagerly anticipating the next generation of PlayStation. The PlayStation 5 is coming holiday 2020 , and now that Sony is comfortable sharing that fact, loads of official information has been coming out regarding what to expect from the new console. Like, for instance, that it will come with a 4K Blu-Ray player. Such news actually doesn't come straight from Sony, but Wired, which got to take an exclusive look at the PS5 recently. In the process, it really deep-dived into a number of the console's next-gen features, like the haptic feedback technology in...
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  • The Best PS4 Console Deals Right Now | Game Rant

    The Best PS4 Console Deals Right Now | Game Rant

    10 days ago - By Game Rant

    Yesterday, Sony revealed the release window of the PlayStation 5. The console is set to release just in time for Holiday 2020 and major retailers are now offering discounts on the current generation PS4. Around the same time as the big release window reveal, leaks began surfacing online that the PS5 has a built-in camera and will focus on streaming. But given that the PS5 is just a year away, is it still worth it to purchase the PS4? For early adopters, the answer is obviously no. However, it is worth noting that even after the PS5's launch next year , it would probably take some time for...
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  • Sony Files PS VR Patent for Next-Gen VR Headset

    Sony Files PS VR Patent for Next-Gen VR Headset

    10 days ago - By Game Skinny

    Though the PlayStation 5's release window was just announced, it looks like Sony might be working on another new piece of hardware alongside its next-gen console: a new, much better equipped VR headset.
    The information comes from a new patent filing, first dug up by Let's Go Digital. The name might sound familiar because it's the site that first posted images of the PS5 dev kit that ended up being actually how the thing looks after all.
    This new PS VR headset would come with two cameras in the front and a camera in the back, presumably for better and more accurate movement tracking. Added...
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  • PlayStation 5 CPU Cores and Threads Detailed in New Report

    PlayStation 5 CPU Cores and Threads Detailed in New Report

    11 days ago - By Game Rant

    This past week Sony took a major step toward the next generation of PlayStation consoles, officially announcing the PS5 by name and confirming that it's launching during the holiday season in 2020. Sony had previously announced it was working on a next-generation console, even confirming some hardware details, but the PS5 name and launch window were only just confirmed. Continuing from those new revelations, Sony has more to share. New details about the PS5 hardware, namely its CPU, are now available. In a report from Japanese magazine Famitsu, the outlet confirmed new information about...
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  • Sony Plans to Fully Unveil the PlayStation 5 Sometime in 2020

    11 days ago - By PlayStation LifeStyle

    Just yesterday Sony shared a bevy of PlayStation 5 news in an extensive interview with Wired. There's still plenty of information that remains under wraps, however. When more details will hit the web is currently unknown, but no one should anticipate a full on unveiling until 2020. This news is according to Sam Parker, an IT Specialist at Sony.
    Parker teased the mysterious 2020 reveal on Twitter, offering little else with regards to concrete information. See Parker's post on the matter below:
    Cats out of the bag, our next gen console will be unveiled and released next year! So humbled to...
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