Tag: Sony

Former Playstation US boss believes cloud gaming is still “a bit limited”

Speaking recently with GamesIndustry, former Sony Computer Entertainment America boss Jack Tretton spoke of his future plans, and how he is broadening his horizons beyond consoles. Tretton was with the Playstation business in the US for every major console launch, before departing from SCEA in early April this year. He does still believe console gaming is alive and well, despite…

Gaming News Wrap [2 June 2014]

Good morning. Let’s not lament the fact that it’s Monday. Let’s just jump in and get on with it. PSA: There is scheduled maintenance on PSN today from from 18:50 until 00:30 SA time. Services such as PS Store, PS Home and Account Management will be inaccessible during the maintenance, but online gameplay will be available to users who have recently signed in…

Gaming News Wrap [28 May 2014]

Good morning. Yeah, we know, it’s tough to get yourself out of bed and fully functional. Well, it’s a fact (because saying so, makes it so) that reading the Gaming News Wrap makes it easier to do so every single morning. Games Battlefield Hardline has been spotted on EA’s Battlelog server, suggesting a police-themed entry into the Battlefield franchise. Details,…

Gaming News Wrap [26 May 2014]

Good morning. Another weekend, and another bullet dodged by the zombies. We got the zombie apocalypse postponed so we could party this week. You can thank us later. Games In case you were wondering, and you’re concerned by these sort of things, Metro: Redux runs at 1080p on the PS4 and 900p on the Xbox One. However, both run at…

Gaming News Wrap [23 May 2014]

Good morning. You’ve made it. It’s Friday. Now for the bad news. The powers that be are pushing to start the zombie apocalypse this weekend, but we’re trying to talk them down. We have a party next week we don’t want to miss… Games Turtle Rock Studios has announced that Evolve (check out our preview here) will be available for…

Gaming News Wrap [15 May 2014]

Good morning. Jeez. Think I’m running out of witty, interesting quirks to open the Gaming News Wrap with. Read on while I think a little more. Games May Madness has hit the PlayStation Network. There are “100s of deals to choose from” with some discounts being rather more plentiful than others. Full details on the PlayStation Blog. A new update…

Gaming News Wrap [14 May 2014]

Good morning. A relatively short, but news-packed round-up awaits. Go forth minions, go forth. Oh wait. The zombie apocalypse hasn’t happened yet. R.I.P. Swiss surrealist painter H.R. Giger who passed away at the age of 74. He is best known for designing the Alien from the movies, but some metal fans will also remember his cover art for Danzig’s third album…

Gaming News Wrap [13 May 2014]

Good morning. Look right. Looks tasty doesn’t it? Well, we can tell you it is. Look down. The news below is just as tasty, so devour it now. Games Blizzard has announced that Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls Ultimate Evil Edition will be available for PS4, Xbox One (now confirmed), PS3 and Xbox 360 on 19 August. The game – which features “all…