Entries in 'psn' (97)

Opinion: Hackers once again expose frailties in gaming's online future

Opinion: Hackers once again expose frailties in gaming's online future

The brave new online, socially-connected world of video games is not quite proving as revolutionary as we had hoped.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 26th 2014 at 12:16PM in News
Cyber bullies spoil Christmas for Xbox and PlayStation

Cyber bullies spoil Christmas for Xbox and PlayStation

With almost 1m PS4 and Xbox One consoles nestled under UK gamer’s trees yesterday, Christmas Day 2014 was expected to be a successful one for Sony and Microsoft.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 26th 2014 at 11:15AM in News
Telltale games cut in price on PS4 to fall in line with Xbox One

Telltale games cut in price on PS4 to fall in line with Xbox One

The price of Telltale’s Game of Thrones and Tales from the Borderlands has been cut on PS4.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 8th 2014 at 1:44PM in News
DriveClub problems can't stop it topping PSN sales charts

DriveClub problems can't stop it topping PSN sales charts

Some may be calling it the worst first party console launch of all time, but that hasn’t stopped digital buyers flocking to DriveClub.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 10th 2014 at 2:43PM in News

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Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare hits digital snags on PS4 and Xbox One

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare hits digital snags on PS4 and Xbox One

Some users who chose to buy the latest Call of Duty via either PSN or XBL are experiencing problems getting the game up and running on their machines.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 4th 2014 at 9:48AM in News
PlayStation Plus boasts 7.9m subscribers

PlayStation Plus boasts 7.9m subscribers

Sony's PlayStation Plus service has climbed to 7.9m members, the company has confirmed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 2nd 2014 at 6:49PM in News
'Season Pass' feature hits PSN marketplace

'Season Pass' feature hits PSN marketplace

PS3 owners will soon be able to buy entire series of TV shows for a single lump sum on PSN.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 24th 2014 at 11:32AM in News
PS4 did outsell Xbox One in the US in September as PSN enjoys record month

PS4 did outsell Xbox One in the US in September as PSN enjoys record month

Contrary to previous predictions, PS4 DID outsell Xbox One in the US in September.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 17th 2014 at 9:56AM in News

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VIDEO: Sony's Powers TV series detailed

VIDEO: Sony's Powers TV series detailed

A trailer for Sony’s live-action TV series Powers has been released following its debut at the New York Comic Con.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 13th 2014 at 3:23PM in News
PSN listing appears to says Grand Theft Auto V supports Move on PS4

PSN listing appears to says Grand Theft Auto V supports Move on PS4

There may be some sort of optional motion control element in the PS4 version of Grand Theft Auto V.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 8th 2014 at 10:44AM in News
Driveclub's PS Plus Edition has been delayed

Driveclub's PS Plus Edition has been delayed

Evolution has said that it is delaying the release of the free PS Plus edition of Driveclub as it struggles to get the servers for the paid game working correctly.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 8th 2014 at 9:56AM in News
DriveClub pre-load opens in UK on Wednesday for paid version

DriveClub pre-load opens in UK on Wednesday for paid version

PS4 owners in the UK will be able to begin pre-loading DriveClub onto their consoles this Wednesday.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 6th 2014 at 2:41PM in News

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US PS Store October promo offers $15 credit for those who purchase $100

US PS Store October promo offers $15 credit for those who purchase $100

Sony has launched a special promotion for PlayStation Store customers in North America, crediting $15 to individuals who spend $100 or more during the month of October.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 1st 2014 at 6:14PM in News
PlayStation Home shutting down in North America, Europe

PlayStation Home shutting down in North America, Europe

PlayStation Home is set to close in both Europe and North America, Sony has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 28th 2014 at 8:45PM in News
Sony opens up PS4 multiplayer to non PlayStation Plus subscribers this weekend

Sony opens up PS4 multiplayer to non PlayStation Plus subscribers this weekend

PS4 owners who don’t subscribe to PlayStation Plus will be able to play online multiplayer games this weekend.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 22nd 2014 at 4:14PM in News
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD pulled from Xbox Live

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure HD pulled from Xbox Live

Capcom's fighting game Jojo's Bizarre Adventure HD has vanished from both PSN's Europe storefront and the Xbox Live Marketplace entirely.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 11th 2014 at 11:36PM in News

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PSPs to lose PlayStation Store access next week

PSPs to lose PlayStation Store access next week

Sony has confirmed that the PlayStation Store will become inaccessible for some PSP users from September 15th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 11th 2014 at 2:27PM in News
Twitter bomb threat takes down SOE boss' flight amidst spate of DDoS attacks

Twitter bomb threat takes down SOE boss' flight amidst spate of DDoS attacks

A bomb threat sent from a Twitter account linked to a DDoS attack on PSN forced a diversion to a flight carrying Sony Online Entertainment president John Smedley.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 26th 2014 at 9:41AM in News
Sony: We don't have anything against EA Access

Sony: We don't have anything against EA Access

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe president and CEO Jim Ryan has said that the platform holder doesn’t have anything against EA Access.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 18th 2014 at 3:55PM in News
Sony agrees to $15m settlement in 2011 PSN data breach suit

Sony agrees to $15m settlement in 2011 PSN data breach suit

Sony has agreed to a preliminary settlement of $15m in a class action lawsuit regarding its 2011 security breach.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 24th 2014 at 6:25AM in News
PlayStation Now beta prices are a tad steep

PlayStation Now beta prices are a tad steep

Sony has added some prices to its ongoing PlayStation Now streaming beta in North America.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 23rd 2014 at 2:51PM in News
Uncharted 4, Destiny and Bloodborne amongst first PSN pre-order pre-load titles

Uncharted 4, Destiny and Bloodborne amongst first PSN pre-order pre-load titles

Sony has listed the first games that will be available to pre-load for those who pre-order them digitally on PSN.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 19th 2014 at 9:36AM in News
Gamers more likely to friend trash-talking males and polite females

Gamers more likely to friend trash-talking males and polite females

Men who play aggressively online are more likely to have their friend requests accepted than those who are polite and passive, a new report has found.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 17th 2014 at 3:07PM in News
Sony pondering Early Access program for PSN

Sony pondering Early Access program for PSN

An equivalent of Steam's Early Access initiative could be on its way to PS4, PS3 and Vita via the PlayStation Network.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2014 at 10:39AM in News
PSN Instant Game Collection to offer two titles per platform per month from June

PSN Instant Game Collection to offer two titles per platform per month from June

Sony’s successful Instant Game Collection is being stepped up from June.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 29th 2014 at 4:11PM in News