PS Plus September 2018: When is PS4 free games reveal? Next games for PlayStation Plus?

PS Plus September 2018 line-up is going to get announced by Sony this month with a new selection of free PS4 games coming to PlayStation Plus. The current PS Plus line-up is headlined by two showstoppers – Mafia 3 and Dead by Daylight. It arguably marks one of the best PlayStation Plus line-ups for 2018 […]

Google hires Sony’s PlayStation VR guru and Magic Lab head Richard Marks

EXCLUSIVE: Google has hired Richard Marks, a former senior research engineer who helped created Sony’s PlayStation VR virtual reality headset and its PlayStation Move controllers, GamesBeat has learned. If there’s any sign that Google is up to something in the gaming business, the hiring of Marks is a big clue. In January 2018, Google h…Read […]

PSN down: PS4 server status confirmed offline for PlayStation Network maintenance

Players started reporting issues using core online services on their PS4 console tonight. And now Sony has confirmed that large areas of the PlayStation Network are down. The latest PSN servers status report confirms that every core online service has been affected by tonight’s outage. This includes Account management, Login, gaming and social, PlayStation Music, […]

Google game console LEAK: Google plan HUGE rival to Sony Playstation and Xbox

Google could be about to wade into the console war if recent leaks over a potential new games console are true.  Developed under Google’s new gaming-focussed subdivision Yeti, Google is reported to be launching their own console in the coming years, with a games streaming service similar to the Netflix model.  News that Google could […]

Sony finally responds to the backlash over its exclusionary PlayStation 4 policy: ‘We’re hearing it’

Epic Games Sony’s PlayStation 4 is the most popular game console in the world, with nearly 80 million sold. Sony refuses to allow PlayStation 4 games to function with competing platforms, like Microsoft’s Xbox One and Nintendo’s Switch. With Microsoft and Nintendo embracing “cross-play,” and consumers embracing the concept, Sony’s refusal to allow cross-play looks […]

PlayStation Plus July 2018: Latest PS4 free games news for PS Plus subscribers

Sony will soon reveal their latest batch of games that will be offered as free downloads for PlayStation Plus July 2018. Each month sees a new range of PS Plus games put together for PS4, PS3 and PS Vita, with subscribers able to add them to their digital libraries. So far we haven’t had any […]

PS5 news update: Next-gen Sony PlayStation to launch with THIS surprise feature?

The PlayStation 5 could launch with a surprising feature, at least according to one analyst. Despite game streaming and digital downloads becoming increasingly popular, Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter believes that the next-gen PS5 will launch with a disc drive. The analyst made the claims during the latest episode of his YouTube show the Pachter […]

PS4 update 5.55 out now: New PlayStation patch released – here's what it does

PS4 owners can download a brand new hardware update. Sony has released patch notes for update 5.55, which is live for all PlayStation 4 owners. Sadly, however, there’s still no sign of the PSN name changing feature, which is expected to launch later this year. Instead, PS4 firmware update 5.55 has been released in a bid […]

PlayStation dominates April TV ad spend, and FoxNext joins the top 5 for first time

GUEST: Sony extends its grip on the TV ad market for the seventh month, and a new name appears in the top 5 spenders. GamesBeat has partnered with iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company with attention and conversion analytics from more than eight million smart TVs, to bring you a monthly report on how […]

PS5 news: Shock Sony patent hints at AMAZING new PlayStation feature

Sony may have given fans an insight into one of the big new features for the PS5. A recent Sony patent suggests the company is looking at new DRM (Digital Rights Management) technology. Instead of the unreliable method currently employed by certain companies, the proposed DRM solution will use blockchain technology. “Many current digital rights […]