God of War Creator: PS5 Will be Revealed Soon
Bebop, yesterday, 12:58
David Jaffe, the developer who worked on the God of War and Twisted Metal series, seems confident that the PS5 will be presented in the next 4 weeks. This is consistent with numerous rumors coming from uncertain sources.
French PlayStation Website: DualShock 5 Compatible With PlayStation 4
Jacob Blazewicz, 15 January 2020, 22:03
The French PlayStation website reported that the DualShock 5 pad will enable us to play on PlayStation 4, and this has again raised hopes related to the rumor of the controller's alleged compatibility with the new console.
How Much Time Did You Spend on Your PlayStation in 2019?
Christian Pieniazek, 14 January 2020, 21:36
PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita owners can see their summaries of the past year. Sony Interactive Entertainment allows you to check the number of hours spent at the console, as well as find out which games we have enjoyed the longest.
Leaks: We Won't See PS5 on E3 2020; Sony Skips the Show Again
Jacob Blazewicz, 13 January 2020, 22:46
Michael Pachter from Wedbush Securities reports that Sony is not going to show up at E3. Again. Meanwhile, there are more or less reliable rumors on the web about when PlayStation 5 will be presented.
Jason Schreier: „PS5 and Xbox More Powerful Than RTX 2080”
Bart Swiatek, 13 January 2020, 15:44
Industry journalist Jason Schreier said during a recent podcast that he thinks the next generation of consoles, the PS5 and Xbox, will be more powerful than GeForce RTX 2080-like GPU. The platform designers are said to look to the future, ensuring that they have enough power in the years ahead.
CEO of SIE: PS5 Has „Unique Unannounced Features”
Konrad Serafinski, 09 January 2020, 13:55
Sony Interactive Entertainment's (SIE) CEO Jim Ryan was interviewed by the Japanese website Business Insider, where he pointed out that the PS5 will have unique features we do not yet know about. He also commented on the logo and the process of „switching” to next-gen.
PS5 Logo Gets Almost 5 Million Likes on Instagram and Ton of Memes
Paul Wozniak, 08 January 2020, 14:07
A post showing the PlayStation 5 logo on Instagram has almost 5 million likes. For comparison, the presentation of the new Xbox has not exceeded one million likes so far. Showing the logo was enough for the fans to create a truckload of related memes.
PS5 Logo And One Billion PS4 Games Sold - Sony on CES 2020
Conrad Hazi, 07 January 2020, 13:43
Also Sony prepared a conference for CES 2020. Contrary to expectations, we learned little about PlayStation 5, but the company provided some interesting statistics on the current generation of consoles and presented a concept car.
New Leaks Show PS5 DevKit and DualShock 5 Controller?
Conrad Hazi, 06 January 2020, 13:52
New photos of the PlayStation 5 development kit have been uploaded to the web. This time, in addition to the console itself, you can see the new model of the dedicated gamepad - presumably DualShock 5.
Leak: PS5 Pre-orders will Launch in March
Paul Wozniak, 05 January 2020, 22:57
According to unofficial information, pre-orders of PlayStation 5 will start as early as March this year. On January 7, during Sony's conference, we may see the next-gen console for the first time.
Digital Foundry on Console Performance: PS5 Weaker Than New Xbox
Konrad Serafinski, 31 December 2019, 11:25
The Digital Foundry channel has tracked available leaks regarding next-gen consoles. The analysis shows that the new Xbox can be much stronger than the PS5. On the other hand, the device from Sony is to be more affordable.
PS5 With Two Hardware Modes for PS4 Game Support
Adrian Werner, 31 December 2019, 10:45
Reliable information about the backward compatibility of PlayStation 5 has surfaced on the web. According to the infor, the console's GPU will have two additional modes of operation, designed specifically for PS4 and PlayStation 4 Pro games.
CES 2020: Sony's „Unique Vision of the Future” Might be PS5?
Jacob Blazewicz, 30 December 2019, 23:30
Sony has posted an intriguing message on its website. The company intends to show „a unique vision of the future” at CES 2020, which many people read as an announcement of PlayStation 5's official reveal.
New-Old DualShock 4; Sony Patents New Version of PlayStation Pad
Darius Matusiak, 30 December 2019, 11:48
DualShock with two additional buttons. Sony has just patented a new version of its gamepad and it is probably not designed for PlayStation 5.
Devs Say Making Games on PS5 is Easier Than Ever
Konrad Serafinski, 28 December 2019, 17:16
Developers say that creating games on PlayStation 5 is very simple and fun. This is what Shuhei Yoshida, President of Sony Interactive Entertainment Worldwide Studios, has said in an interview with Dengeki PlayStation.
PlayStation 4 Firmware Gets 7.02 Update
AS, 19 December 2019, 22:23
PlayStation 4 is receiving its second update this month, to version 7.02. It is designed to improve the performance of the system. The upgrade is not the smallest, as we'll need at least 470 MB of free disk space. Can we expect even more revolutionary PS4 updates?
Unique Prototype of Nintendo PlayStation Goes to Auction
Frozen, 18 December 2019, 14:24
A rare prototype of a hybrid console resulting from the short collaboration of Sony and Nintendo will soon be put on sale. This will be the first ever opportunity to purchase this unique device.
Programmable Buttons on DualShock 4; Here's Sony's Official Attachment
Bart Swiatek, 17 December 2019, 20:32
Sony has created an attachment that adds two programmable buttons to the DualShock 4 gamepad. The device works with any model of the controller and will be available for sale in February next year.
Sony's Exclusive Game Series Coming to Other Consoles From 2021
Paul Wozniak, 11 December 2019, 16:08
the MLB: The Show series of baseball simulators will be available on non-PlayerStation consoles from 2021 onwards. For over 20 years, the title could only be played on Sony devices. Perhaps this may a step towards hanging the policy on the distribution of exclusive titles.
Let's Watch December's PlayStation State of Play
Konrad Serafinski, 10 December 2019, 14:07
Today, at 6 AM (PT) / 3 PM (CEST), PlayStation's State of Play stream will begin. State o Play is periodical stream on news related to the upcoming games for the consoles of the PlayStation family. Let's watch it together.
DualShock 5 Renders - PS5 Controller Looks Great
Konrad Serafinski, 10 December 2019, 13:15
LetsGoDigital has shown graphics with the 3D model of DualShock 5, the controller for PlayStation 5. The first thing that stands out is the small screen on the gamepad instead of the touch panel.
Sony: PS5 Pro in the Middle of Next Generation?
Paul Wozniak, 06 December 2019, 23:57
In an interview for Game Informer, Sony's executive vice president of hardware and operations engineering, Masayasu Ito, suggested that an improved version of the console might also be available next to PlayStation 5 after some time. However, one of the editors of Kotaku reports that PS5 launch titles will not be available on PS4.
Xbox Scarlett and PS5 are Powerful Consoles With Similar Specs
Konrad Serafinski, 05 December 2019, 14:10
Jason Schreier from Kotaku says Microsoft is far behind Sony in terms of communication with the players and the media, but both Xbox Scarlett and PlayStation 5 are supposed to be „powerful”.
PS Vita Without Successor? Sony Loses Interest in Handhelds
Jacob Blazewicz, 04 December 2019, 23:42
Jim Ryan from Sony Interactive Entertainment confirmed that the company is not interested in creating a mobile console. The hopes for a successor to PlayStation Vita are no more.
450 Million Sold Consoles Land PlayStation a Guinness Record
Michael Kulakowski, 03 December 2019, 23:45
Sony has announced that PlayStation has been included in Guinness World Records as the most popular home console brand in history. More than 450 million PlayStation family systems have been sold in the 25 years of its existence on the market.
Unofficial Photo of PS5 Devkit With Controllers
Paul Wozniak, 01 December 2019, 20:47
Another unofficial photo of the developer version of PlayStation 5 has appeared on the web. It confirms its unusual appearance and most likely also shows the new DualShock 5 controllers.
PS5 and Xbox Scarlett May Use Samsung's NVMe SSDs
Bart Swiatek, 26 November 2019, 10:58
Samsung will probably be responsible for the production of very fast NVMe SSDs, which will be used in the 9th generation consoles - PS5 and Xbox Scarlett. This is suggested by one of the slides from a presentation that was shown at the Samsung SSD Forum 2019 event in Tokyo.
Rumors About Removable PS5 SSDs Were Bogus - Patents Concerned Toys
Konrad Serafinski, 23 November 2019, 15:20
Reports that PlayStation 5 will have removable SSDs have turned out to be false. That's what TweakTown says, which proved that Sony's patents were related with Toio toy parts.
PS5 Owners Will Make Their Own Demos? Intriguing Sony Patents
Jacob Blazewicz, 22 November 2019, 13:56
News of another Sony patent, most likely associated with PlayStation 5, are making rounds on the internet. The company has registered a feature that enables gamers to send their friends game states saved in the cloud as de facto demo versions. Another patent application suggests that we will get access to these 'mini-games' even without the console, directly through the new controller.
Rumor: PS5 is More Efficient in Games Than Xbox Scarlett
Jacob Blazewicz, 22 November 2019, 11:54
There are new rumors about the performance of ninth-generation console devkits. According to a reliable source, PlayStation 5 is currently performing better in games than the competitive Xbox Scarlett.
Leak: PS5 to be Backwards Compatible With PS, PS2, PS3 and PS4 Discs
Konrad Serafinski, 21 November 2019, 11:38
We have more and more leaks about backward compatibility of PS5. Recent reports suggest that the console will read almost all discs from previous generations. In other words: our PS5 will be able to run games from PS1, PS2, PS3 and PS4.
PS5 and Gran Turismo 7 Price and Release Dates; Leak From Reliable Source
Jacob Blazewicz, 19 November 2019, 23:35
There are rumors about the price and release date of PlayStation 5. One PSErebus states that the new Sony console will debut in America on November 20, 2020 and will cost the same as Xbox Scarlett. The user also referred to a handful of other rumors circulating on the web.
We Know What PlayStation 5's DualShock 5 Will Look Like
Laty, 18 November 2019, 21:58
Today, for the first time officially, we had the opportunity to see the new DualShock 5. The Japanese patent office has published the graphics, which were supplied by Sony along with the documentation. At first sight, the new model does not differ much from its predecessor.
German Media Markt Presents its Own Concept of PS5
Bart Swiatek, 14 November 2019, 12:30
The German branch of the Media Markt store chain has presented its own idea for the look and feel of PlayStation 5. The designers' concept radically differs from the previously revealed photographs of the developer version of the device.
Removable SSD Like Cartridges? PS5 May Have Some Interesting Patents
Laty, 12 November 2019, 19:36
Sony has registered a new patent in Brazil called „PlayStation Cartridge”. It is highly likely that the new PlayStation 5 will have replaceable SSD.
PS4 Becomes Second Best-selling Console Ever; Sony is Disappointed
Bebop, 30 October 2019, 14:25
Sony revealed a financial report, according to which PS4 became the second best-selling home console in history. PS2 is still in the first place. The Japanese company expected better results.
Sony Applies for PS6, PS7, PS8, PS9 and PS10 Trademarks
Konrad Serafinski, 29 October 2019, 10:00
Sony has applied for trademarks in Japan for PS6, PS7, PS8, PS9 and PS10. There are of course only placeholders, but it is worth noting that the company only once registered more than one trademark. It was in 2006 with PS4 and PS5.
PS5 CPU May Run at 3.2 GHz
Bart Swiatek, 23 October 2019, 09:33
All indications are that the ninth generation console from Sony - PlayStation 5 - will have a 3.2GHz processor. The editors of Digital Foundry have reached information that would suggest this.
PS5 Devkit Photo and PSX, PS2, PS3 and PS4 Compatibility Rumors
Paul Wozniak, 19 October 2019, 12:16
One Twitter user who is behind the leak of The Last of Us 2's release date has informed fans not to sell their PSX, PS2, PS3 and PS4 games. This may suggest that the latest Sony console will be compatible with older versions. Additionally, a photo od PS5 devkit has been uploaded to the web.
Sony Won't Abandon PS Now After the Launch of PS5
Bart Swiatek, 17 October 2019, 12:41
In an interview for Famitsu magazine, Yasuhiro Osaki from Sony assured that PlayStation Now streaming service would not be abandoned after the release of PS5. Also, the patent registered by the company suggests that the Japanese have far-reaching plans for this subscription service.
PS5 With 8-core CPU; Wireless PSVR2 Inbound?
Bart Swiatek, 10 October 2019, 13:58
Journalists from the Japanese magazine Famitsu have confirmed an important detail about PlayStation 5 specs. The console will be equipped with an 8-core and 16 thread AMD processor based on the Zen 2 architecture. We also learned when the official announcement will take place, which will reveal details of the specification and more.
GTA 6 Very Likely to Become PS5 Launch Title
Paul Wozniak, 09 October 2019, 13:56
A 2018 leak, which revealed the specs of PlayStation 5, also revealed the list of launch titles (including exclusives) for the new Sony console and heralds the next version of the company's VR device. Among the games that will appear on PS5 is GTA VI.
PS5 Devkits - Rumors About Console's Appearance Were True
Adrian Werner, 09 October 2019, 13:12
Reports from August about the unusual appearance of PlayStation 5 devkits have been confirmed, and we've also learned that the console will use 100GB discs and offer backward compatibility with PS4.
PlayStation 5 Officially Announced - Launch Date Revealed
Bart Swiatek, 08 October 2019, 17:46
Sony has officially announced the PS5 console. The device will have a number of new features, a modern gamepad with adaptive triggers, and will be available in stores in 2020.
No More PS4 Content Sharing on Facebook
Konrad Serafinski, 08 October 2019, 10:14
Sony has informed gamers that PlayStation 4 will no longer allow integration with Facebook. This means that the website is no longer offered as a destination for sharing screenshots, videos or scores.
PS4 - Firmware 7.0 Launches This Week
Bebop, 07 October 2019, 14:06
Firmware 7.0 will become available to PlayStation 4 users this week. The new version of the software will focus on doubling the number of participants in Parties and making the Remote Play function available on Android.
Worldwide Studios CEO Shawn Layden Leaves Sony
Bebop, 01 October 2019, 14:38
Shawn Layden unexpectedly parted with Sony. The name of the new head of Worldwide Studios, which brings together development studios creating games for PlayStation 4 and 5, has not yet been announced.
Sony Creates Its Own Version of Google Assistant on PlayStation
Agnes Adamus, 30 September 2019, 21:57
Sony is working on its own intelligent assistant. Information about Sony's new patent, PlayStation Assist voice alarm system, has appeared on the Internet. It is supposed to help us in difficult moments, proposing solutions to a given problem.
PS5 Will Need Less Power; Sony Joins "Playing for the Planet”
Barth Faryna, 23 September 2019, 14:03
Sony joins the fight for the future of our planet and becomes part of the „Playing for the Planet” initiative. Its aim is to take all possible actions to, among others, reduce the emission of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere through appropriate management of energy consumption.
PS5 Pro Will Debut Along Basic Version of PlayStation 5?
Bart Swiatek, 20 September 2019, 11:15
Japanese industry journalist Zenji Nishikawa suggests that the PS5 will launch in two variants - more efficient and less efficient. In the past, Nishikawa was the source of a confirmed leak of Nintendo Switch Lite.