Sorry, Sony Music, you don’t own the rights to Bach’s music on Facebook

Enlarge / Johann Sebastian Bach. (credit: Elias Gottlob Haussmann) Sony Music Entertainment has been forced to abandon its claim that it owned 47 seconds of video of musician James Rhodes using his own piano to play music written by Johann Sebastian Bach. Last week, Rhodes recorded a short video of himself playing a portion of […]

PSN DOWN: PS4 error messages and server status latest from Sony

Problems have been ongoing with the PlayStation Network for several hours. And looking at the latest outage maps, it appears to be a big one. PSN users from around the world are confirming problems using the game servers, while also revealing PS4 error messages popping up on screen. The PSN servers appear to be down […]

Sony tries to upload movie trailer to YouTube, posts entire movie instead

Enlarge / Khali the Killer from Sony Pictures Entertainment. (credit: Sony Pictures Entertainment) Sony Pictures Entertainment endeavored to post a trailer for its limited-release film Khali the Killer on YouTube to encourage viewers to watch the movie on Blu-ray, on streaming platforms, and in select theaters. Instead, the company uploaded the film in its entirety—apparently by […]

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 […]

Sony E3 highlights: Will Death Stranding be on PS5? When will it be released?

A third bizarre trailer for Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding has left fans wondering when they can get their hands the new horror game. A bumper trailer chock full of strange twists and turns has only prompted more questions from Sony fans. Sony’s E3 conference was significantly less packed than Microsoft’s full conference, but announcements for […]

Sony at E3: Death Stranding is every bit as bizarre as Kojima fans dreamed

Nathan Mattise LOS ANGELES—After rival Microsoft showed 50 games from a wide range of genres in a very traditional E3 press conference yesterday, Sony promoted its PlayStation platform with a focused and unconventional presentation. There were only a handful of games, but they were nearly all heavy hitters. The event started out in a small, […]

Resident Evil 2 Remake news: Sony E3 2018 release date, gameplay, trailer update

Fans of Resident Evil have been waiting a long time for news about the Resident Evil 2 remake. Capcom is almost certain to show off Resident Evil 2 Remake at E3 2018, and there would be no better time than during Sony’s conference. The original Resident Evil 2 was a big hit on the PSOne, […]