Tag: Playstation Network

Gaming News Wrap [24 Jan 2014]

Good morning everyone. It’s Friday, so it’s good to be alive right? Not that we’d know of course… Games The EU PlayStation Network will be down for maintenance for around six hours on Monday 27 January. PSN will be down from 5.30pm to 11.30pm GMT / 6.30pm to 00.30am CET / 7.30pm to 01.30am SA Time. Ten more user-generated jobs for GTA…

Gaming News Wrap [4 Dec 2013]

Good morning. It appears everything is now back to normal – and the zombie apocalypse did not happen – so you can all rest easy again and enjoy the news in bite-sized chunks. Hardware The ‘What’s New’ feature on PSN has been re-enabled for the PS4 after being disabled for the European launch of the console. Returning next is the ‘Content…

Gaming News Wrap [29 Nov 2013]

Good morning. It’s the day US retailers go discount crazy. It’s the day Europe gets the PS4. For South Africa, it’s just another Friday. Hardware The mandatory PS4 update – version 1.51 – is now available in Europe. The 300MB update can be done when you hook your machine up to the internet or via Sony’s website and saved to a USB…

Gaming News Wrap [27 Nov 2013]

Good morning all. It seems we’ve hit a slight news slow down as we watch the US head into their Thanksgiving weekend. Hardware Research company IHS has broken down the Xbox One and PS4 to determine how much they cost to build. According to their findings, the Xbox One costs more at $471 for parts and manufacturing, while the PS4 costs…

Gaming News Wrap [22 Nov 2013]

Good morning. It’s a truly wonderful day isn’t it? If you live in one of the 13 Xbox One release countries that is. Otherwise who gives a toss right? Wrong! Kinda. Not really… Hardware An “Emergency Offline Update“ originally touted as an USB alternative to the online day one update required for the Xbox One is not what Microsoft originally claimed it…

Gaming News Wrap [7 Nov 2013]

Good morning. It’s Thorsday. All electric and stuff. There is maintenance planned for the PlayStation Network starting from 2pm GMT  today (Thursday 7 November) until 1am GMT on Friday 8 November in Europe. In the US, the maintenance is scheduled to take place on Thursday between 8am and 3pm Pacific Time. [More on PlayStation Forum] Sony has announced that the PS3…