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12GB flash-based New PlayStation 3 on sale in North America

12GB flash-based New PlayStation 3 on sale in North America

In September of last year, Sony threw in an interesting nugget when it shipped the third-generation PS3: there’d be a unique, more affordable 12GB flash-based unit exclusively for Europe and Hong Kong. Well that has changed…

Head2Head: The Next Generation (Xbox One vs PlayStation 4)

Head2Head: The Next Generation (Xbox One vs PlayStation 4)

The biggest news at E3, hands down, was the next generation of consoles. It was hard to escape the hubub to find anyone talking about anything other than the PS4 and the Xbox One. But it’s understandable; we only really get new tech like this one a decade. Jump inside to see the outcome…

Head2Head: Xbox One vs PlayStation 4 Size Comparison

Head2Head: Xbox One vs PlayStation 4 Size Comparison

We wanted to know how the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are going to stack up against one another,with respect to size, once these two systems hit store shelves this fall. So we went ahead and probed the Internet to locate as many images that we could find, to give us a better representation of the size differences between the two consoles.

Sony Brief Review

Sony Brief Review

How’d that song go? “Everybody’s dancing in the moonlight,” and so on. That was the feeling after Sony’s press conference last night, but I won’t bore you with the details or play-by-play breakdown. By now you’ve seen the stream three times, read Kotaku, Polygon, and the newspaper; and your Twitter and Facebook feeds are past the point of bursting. Instead, here’s the breakdown of what you need to take away from Sony’s late-night beatdown…

Heads Up: The Last Of Us Demo Performance Analysis

Heads Up: The Last Of Us Demo Performance Analysis

Naughty Dog has proved once more that they are the true masters of harnessing the full potential of Sony’s PlayStation 3 architecture. Thus far, The Last of Us has impressed the entire staff beyond belief with the photo realistic visuals, perfect performance, complimented by the best animation blending and motion capturing techniques we seen to date.

PlayStation 4: Release Date and Pricing Confirmed!

PlayStation 4: Release Date and Pricing Confirmed!

Sony fans remember this quote “The next gen doesn’t start until we say it does”, well boys and girls they mean business this time… unless you’ve been living under a rock, you should already know that the PlayStation 4 has been announced and its KICK ASS!!!! But the big question around the biz is how much and when, well LOT has your answer….

Watch Sony’s E3 Press conference LIVE

Watch Sony’s E3 Press conference LIVE

Jump inside to watch Sony’s Press Conference, LIVE from E3.

PS4 & Xbox 720 to include optical disc drives, report claims

PS4 & Xbox 720 to include optical disc drives, report claims

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that sources close to Sony say the company did consider making the PlayStation 4 a download-only console, but ultimately decided against it due to Internet connections being “too inconsistent around the world”.

Former Xbox executive says PS3 mistakes helped the Xbox 360 succeed

Former Xbox executive says PS3 mistakes helped the Xbox 360 succeed

At a Northwest Entrepreneur Network event in Seattle, former president of Microsoft’s Entertainment & Devices Division, Robbie Bach, spoke about the success of the Xbox business, and how Microsoft capitalized on mistakes made by competitor Sony with the PlayStation 3.

Amazon reveals God of War: Ascension for PlayStation 3

Amazon reveals God of War: Ascension for PlayStation 3

That big announcement Sony was teasing the other day — one many thought to be regarding a new God of War game — turns out to be, a new God of War game, as revealed by web retailer Amazon. The best part is, it’s coming to PlayStation 3. UPDATE: Sony has confirmed God of War: Ascension is a prequel.

Is Sony teasing a new God of War game?

Is Sony teasing a new God of War game?

Early yesterday, Sony published a teaser image on their Facebook page. The image asks the question “Will vengeance bring redemption?” — which sounds an awful lot like a line from God of War…

Rumor: PS4 will be called Orbis, use AMD, and not play used games

Rumor: PS4 will be called Orbis, use AMD, and not play used games

According to a recent report, the PlayStation 4′s real name is Orbis, will use technology built by AMD, support resolutions of 4096×2160, and not play used games. Read all about it inside.

Former Sony executive Phil Harrison joins Microsoft

Former Sony executive Phil Harrison joins Microsoft

Last week, the team over at Microsoft lost one their most creative minds when Peter Molyneux announced he would be leaving the company to head new studio 22 Cans. Today, Microsoft revealed his replacement — former Sony executive and investment guru Phil Harrison.

PlayStation Vita Worldwide Sales Hit 1.2 Million

PlayStation Vita Worldwide Sales Hit 1.2 Million

If you think the PlayStation Vita had a rough launch think again…

Killzone 3 Multiplayer goes Free-to-Play next week

Killzone 3 Multiplayer goes Free-to-Play next week

Sony has announced today that on Tuesday, February 28th, they will be giving away the multiplayer portion of Killzone 3 for FREE. Jump inside for the details…

Forbes: Sony’s next console in the works, AMD to develop graphics tech

Forbes: Sony’s next console in the works, AMD to develop graphics tech

According to a recent report from Forbes, Sony is working on a yet to be announced gaming console. Former AMD employees say the processor designer may play a key role in the new system…

Sony patents Kinect-like 3D camera tech

Sony patents Kinect-like 3D camera tech

A new patent filed by PlayStation Eye creator Dr Richard Marks suggests Sony is looking into Kinect like technology…

S&P lowers debt ratings on Sony Corp, “The Outlook is Negative”

United States-based financial services company Standard & Poor’s have downgraded Sony’s Financial Rating from A- to BBB+. What does all this mean?

Sony on next PlayStation: “we will probably be the last to announce something”

Sony on next PlayStation: “we will probably be the last to announce something”

Let all the next-gen rumors be put to rest…well, at least for a little while. In a recent interview, a Sony executive suggested that the company is in no hurry to announce the next PlayStation — stating the company will “probably be the last to announce something” in terms of next-gen…

SOPA and PIPA put on hold after Internet protests

If you happened to visit the Internet this week, you may have noticed that on Wednesday, January 18th, a few of your favorite Websites organized a simultaneous blackout, urging their users to contact their representatives regarding the controversial SOPA and PIPA Acts. Well, the blackout worked, and both acts have been placed on hold indefinitely…

Composer lists God of War 4 on resume

Composer lists God of War 4 on resume

There’s only so many rumors you can hear about something before you start believing that specific something is real…

Forbes: Sony in ‘big trouble’ with PS Vita, will ‘likely be forced’ to cut price of wi-fi model

According to a new analysis from Forbes, Sony is in ‘big trouble’ with PlayStation Vita, and will “likely be forced” to cut the price of the wi-fi version of their new handheld in Japan…

New God of War 4 Rumor, Online Co-op with Brother Deimos

New God of War 4 Rumor, Online Co-op with Brother Deimos

PSM3 is back with another God of War 4 rumor. If you’ll remember, the magazine was first to mention the title back in April. Hop inside to read what the mag is saying now…

PS Vita Launches in Japan, sells 321k in two days

PS Vita Launches in Japan, sells 321k in two days

The PlayStation Vita has launched in Japan, and to the surprise of, no one really, the system is a hit.

Confirmed: Fumito Ueda has left Sony

Confirmed: Fumito Ueda has left Sony

Last week it was rumored that Team Ico boss, Fumito Ueda, was leaving Sony and would be finishing the project in freelance fashion. This rumor, although thought to be true, was never actually confirmed by Sony…until today.