playstation 5

  1. Micro Dave

    First Major System Update for PS5 Coming April 14

    The first major system update for PlayStation 5 is due to launch tomorrow (April 14), bringing with it a handful of highly requested features for the next-gen console. The hardware's most substantial update since launching last November will include the ability for players to move PlayStation 5...
  2. David76

    Playstation Boss Hints at Game Pass-style Service

    It looks like Sony may have an answer for Game Pass after all. Since its introduction, Xbox Game Pass has unquestionably become one of the biggest advantages of owning an Xbox console. Over time, the subscription service’s offering and value became harder and harder to ignore, but Sony never...
  3. David76

    Playstation 5 Media Remote

    Sony has unveiled an official PlayStation 5 media remote, which has dedicated buttons for four top streaming services: Disney+, Netflix, Spotify and YouTube. PlayStation 5 will support these four services plus Twitch and Apple TV when the console launches, Sony confirmed today. The news follows...
  4. David76

    Playstation 5 UI Revealed

    Sony has released an 11-minute video on its official YouTube channel, in which the company showed the PlayStation 5 user interface for the first time. From the first seconds of the video, it becomes clear that the new generation console has a significantly redesigned interface compared to the...
  5. David76

    Sony Explains PS5 Backward Compatibility

    Sony has revealed further information on PS5 backwards compatibility via its PlayStation support website. According to the support page, an "overwhelming majority of the 4,000+ PS4 games are playable on PS5 consoles", and select PS4 games will benefit from the PS5 console's "Game Boost", which...
  6. Sony Confirms Raising First-party Game Prices on PlayStation 5

    Sony Confirms Raising First-party Game Prices on PlayStation 5

    Sony is the latest publisher to jump on the $70 games trend. As part of Sony’s PS5 Showcase, where we learned the price and launch dates of PS5, the company also confirmed all the games that will be available on day one. With that, came confirmation of the new prices for these next-gen games...
  7. Steve

    Publishers Consider Price Increase for Next-Gen Games

    Following the news that NBA 2K21 will be priced at $69.99 on the next consoles, $10 more expensive than it is on the current devices. Other game publishers are considering raising the price of games for PS5 and Xbox Series X, says games research firm IDG Consulting. The cost of development has...
  8. Tom

    Xbox Series X vs Playstation 5

    A game-changing year lies ahead, with two of the world's biggest next-generation consoles expected to hit store shelves in late 2020. While Microsoft has provided a deep dive into its monolithic Xbox Series X, the recent PlayStation 5 unveiling pitches an equally compelling upgrade from Sony...