Tag: Playstation Plus

Morning News Wrap (29 Jan 2013)

Yes!  It’s the 29th day of the year 2013…  Can it just be the end of the year already please?  Or maybe just the weekend even?  Please?  We promise to stop eating human braaaaaiiiiiiinnnnssss for a week if we get our wish.  No?  Fine.  News then. China is apparently considering lifting a 12-year game console ban that prevents the manufacture, sale and import…

Major Devs Believe Free Games Could Make Playstation No.1 Again

It was no secret that with the previous generation, the Playstation 2 dominated as the top-selling console. Microsoft has made a dramatic push with the Xbox 360, making this generation anything but a one-horse race. MCV report that some major developers believe that Sony’s aggressive and ambitious move into the free-to-play market could put the Playstation brand back on top as…

Playstation Plus Proving to be a Winner for Sony

Sony has gained significant support with the PlayStation Plus service on the Playstation Network, and are about to push the service even more with marketing efforts. VP of PlayStation Home and Handheld Consoles, John Koller has told GamesIndustry International that Playstation Plus is going to be a “significant part” of Sony’s marketing efforts over the next six to twenty-four months. “This is a…

E3 2012: Sony Conference Round-up

Sony jumped straight into their address with the confirmation (the rumours had already outed it) that Quantic Dream were following up Heavy Rain with Beyond: Two Souls.  Academy Award nominated actress Ellen Page stars in the lead role as Jody Holmes – a woman with a supernatural link to the afterlife and will span 15 years of the character’s life. …