Tag: Sony

Gaming News Wrap [27 Jan 2014]

Good morning. Trust you all had a splendid weekend? Good. Now let’s kick off another week in the best fashion possible. Gaming new and videos. Games The US PSN has joined today’s PSN maintenance downtime. 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…

Pachter: “Vita to die a slow, painful death”

Probably the most famous of all the industry’s analysts, Michael Pachter, believes the PS Vita’s future is all doom and gloom, and that not even the Playstation 4’s connectivity could save it. Speaking to GameInformer, Pachter cites the Sony handheld’s sales as “horrible.” He says the Vita’s 4.2 million units sold last year is a “pretty small number” and that…

PS Plus February 2014 Content

The PS Plus February content has now been revealed, confirming previous rumours: Leaving PS Plus: 29th January: DmC Devil May Cry 29th January: Remember Me 29th January: Sonic and Allstars Racing Transformed 29th January: Blazblue Continuum Shift Extend 29th January: GTA Liberty City Stories PSP 5th February: Don’t Starve 5th February: RESOGUN Entering PS Plus: 29th January: Metro Last Light…

Gaming News Wrap [22 Jan 2014]

Good morning. We’ve got a little bit for everyone here today. Gaming news and videos – an essential part of everyone’s breakfast. Games A number of Games on Demand have been discounted by at least 33% on Xbox Live – some as much as 75%. Call of Duty Ghosts is 33% cheaper until next week, while Final Fantasy XIII-2, The…

Pachter: “Publishers are going to force price drops for Xbox 360 and PS3”

Industry analyst, Michael Patcher is claiming that publishers are going to force Sony and Microsoft to cut the price of Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 next month. DualShockers are citing the latest episode of Bonus Round where Pachter claimed that publishers will threaten to pull support for the two consoles, unless the pricing is dropped. “I think the publishers are…

Gaming News Wrap [21 Jan 2014]

Good morning. An oddly quiet news wrap today… Games The Dark Souls 2 Achievements have been revealed. Some contain spoilers, so only visit Exophase if you’re desperate to see what you have to do to score your 1000GS. A Dead Rising 3 update is now available for Xbox One. While the update weighs in at that size, it replaces previous…

Gaming News Wrap [20 Jan 2014]

Good morning all. Hope you had a great weekend – we certainly did. We would like to thank all the players and spectators (along with the admin team) who made the Trenchtown Gaming Tournament such a success. Our full coverage will follow, but our congratulations goes to AA Gaming for taking the Ghosts event on Saturday and Mubeen Gafoor for…

Playstation 4 convincingly beats Xbox One for ‘IGN’s Peoples Choice Award’

IGN, one of the web’s most viewed videogames publications, has been hosting a ‘People’s Choice Awards’ over the last month, pitting the Xbox One against the Playstation 4 in various categories. The poll received over a million views and 600 000 votes over the period which resulted in some surprising results: First off the controller – the people have spoken,…