News items tagged with sony

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgame...

By Jeff Schille on 22 June 2018
Sony Reveals New PS4 Pro Deals for December

Sony Reveals New PS4 Pro Deals for December

The PS4 may have just had one of its biggest Black Fridays ever, but that doesn’t mean that platform holder Sony is slowing down with the deals. Today, the company announced even more discounts on...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 June 2018
E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

There’s a reason why gamers look forward to E3 every year. Not only does the show give fans a chance to learn more about already-announced titles, but it’s also used by video game companies to shoc...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 June 2018
The Last of Us Part 2: Where is Joel?

The Last of Us Part 2: Where is Joel?

Fans of Naughty Dog’s upcoming The Last of Us: Part 2 finally got to see more of the game at Sony’s E3 2018 press conference, with an extended trailer showing both a cinematic look at game’s story,...

By Chris Glover on 17 June 2018
Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

While we live for looking forward to what new games come out each year, we dread the overwhelming process of  picking only a select few to rank as our most anticipated. Starting with a lis...

By Rob Keyes on 15 June 2018
Psyonix: PS4/Xbox One Cross-Play is 'Inevitable'

Psyonix: PS4/Xbox One Cross-Play is 'Inevitable'

Psyonix vice president Jeremy Dunham discusses the possibility of PS4 to Xbox One cross-platform play in Rocket League, calling the feature ‘inevitable.’ Rocket League made history earlier this ye...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 June 2018
E3 2011 Awards: Winners

E3 2011 Awards: Winners

Leading up to E3, the Game Rant team put together lists for our most anticipated confirmed games E3 2011 and our most anticipated rumored games. Several of the rumored games did end up being show...

By Rob Keyes on 15 June 2018
Sony's Free PlayStation Plus Games for July 2016

Sony's Free PlayStation Plus Games for July 2016

Sony is revealing the free PlayStation Plus games for July 2016, which include Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell for PS4, Fat Princess for PS3 and a Paragon bonus. The summer heat is on, literally hotter...

By Rory Young on 14 June 2018
Spider-Man PS4 Unlocks Interesting End Game Feature

Spider-Man PS4 Unlocks Interesting End Game Feature

There are still several months to go before Spider-Man swoops in for PlayStation 4, but the game’s director is still revealing new tidbits about the game on a regular basis. Game director Bryan Int...

By John Jacques on 14 June 2018
Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

The wave of major new video game releases has finally settled as 2011 winds down and we prepare to celebrate the new year. But before we look forward to an even bigger year of gaming in 20...

By Rob Keyes on 13 June 2018
God of War Has An Avengers Easter Egg

God of War Has An Avengers Easter Egg

God of War has enjoyed a hugely successful start to life since its release towards the end of April, and one member of the game’s significant fan base has found an Avengers: Infinity War Easter Egg...

By James Lynch on 31 May 2018
Detroit: Become Human Review

Detroit: Become Human Review

Detroit: Become Human, the latest game from Heavy Rain developer Quantic Dream, tells an engaging story using some of the best graphics in any video game to date.

By Dalton Cooper on 25 May 2018
PS4 Pro Sales 'Off to a Good Start,' Says GameStop

PS4 Pro Sales 'Off to a Good Start,' Says GameStop

Games retailer GameStop reveals that PS4 Pro sales are ‘off to a good start,’ and that virtual reality gaming headsets don’t stay on store shelves for more than 10 days. When Sony announced the PS4...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 May 2018
God of War Review

God of War Review

Sony Santa Monica has evolved Kratos in God of War and in the process delivered a technical and narrative showpiece that any PS4 fan should be proud of.

By Anthony Taormina on 22 April 2018
PS4 System Update Should Improve Performance Quality

PS4 System Update Should Improve Performance Quality

Sony releases Patch 4.07 for the PlayStation 4 which promises improved performance, but it remains to be seen if this will fix recent issues with the PS4 Pro. Sony released the latest system softwa...

By Jason Gallagher on 16 April 2018
'The King' Trailer Brings PS4 Exclusives to Life

'The King' Trailer Brings PS4 Exclusives to Life

Sony releases an exciting new commercial for its PlayStation 4 system, featuring appearances by characters from upcoming PS4 exclusives like God of War and Spider-Man. Ever since the days of the or...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 April 2018
Death Stranding Uses Horizon: Zero Dawn Graphics Engine

Death Stranding Uses Horizon: Zero Dawn Graphics Engine

Hideo Kojima reveals that his mysterious upcoming PS4 game, Death Stranding, uses the same game engine as Guerrilla Games’ PS4 exclusive Horizon: Zero Dawn. When it was announced that more Death St...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 April 2018
PS4: 5 Games That Make The Console Worth Buying

PS4: 5 Games That Make The Console Worth Buying

On November 15th, 2013, Sony’s PlayStation 4 launched in North America to much fanfare. The system’s initially lower price point when compared to its competition, along with its promise of allowing...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 April 2018
PlayStation VR Controls Market Share Over Oculus, Vive

PlayStation VR Controls Market Share Over Oculus, Vive

According to market research, Sony Interactive Entertainment already controls the market share with its PlayStation VR headset dominating Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. After having been named one of th...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 April 2018
2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

The Game Developers Conference has grown an incredible amount since its beginnings 27 years ago where 25 developers met in a living room. The trade show now hosts thousands of attendees, all sort...

By Rob Keyes on 09 April 2018
Sony to Be 'More Cautious' Announcing Release Dates

Sony to Be 'More Cautious' Announcing Release Dates

At PlayStation Experience 2016, Sony executive Shuhei Yoshida reveals that the company will be “more cautious” when announcing release dates in future. Sony has a bit of a reputation for games that...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 April 2018
Spider-Man PS4: Could Mary Jane Have Super Powers?

Spider-Man PS4: Could Mary Jane Have Super Powers?

Considering it is one of the most exciting PS4 exclusives of the year, fans of Spider-Man may very well be excited that it launches this coming September. Alongside the reveal date announcement, ma...

By Joshua Duckworth on 09 April 2018
The Last of Us Co-Director Not Returning for Part 2

The Last of Us Co-Director Not Returning for Part 2

The Last of Us co-director Bruce Straley will not be involved in directing The Last of Us: Part 2, leaving longtime creative partner Neil Druckmann to take the reins. Following months of speculati...

By Alexander Pan on 09 April 2018
Xbox Scorpio ‘Aspired a Little Bit Higher’ Than PS4 Pro

Xbox Scorpio ‘Aspired a Little Bit Higher’ Than PS4 Pro

Microsoft executive Albert Penello has continued the comparisons between the Xbox Scorpio and the PS4 Pro, stating that the Xbox console ‘aspired’ a little higher. This console generation, both Son...

By Rob Gordon on 09 April 2018
Wipeout: Omega Collection Coming to PS4

Wipeout: Omega Collection Coming to PS4

Wipeout: Omega Collection is announced at PlayStation Experience 2016, with a collection of classic games from the futuristic racing series seeing a release for PS4. The Wipeout series was one of...

By Rob Gordon on 09 April 2018
Microsoft Talks Xbox Scorpio Price & PS4 Pro

Microsoft Talks Xbox Scorpio Price & PS4 Pro

Xbox exec Albert Penello discusses Xbox Scorpio and PS4 Pro, insinuating that Microsoft’s upgraded console could launch at a similar price as Sony’s new system. In the months leading up to E3 2016,...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 April 2018
Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom Trailer Revealed

Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom Trailer Revealed

Level 5 and Studio Ghibli’s JRPG is getting a sequel, and fans got a new look at Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom during the PlayStation Experience 2016 kickoff. The success of Ni No Kuni‘s first tit...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 April 2018
6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

Breakups aren’t reserved for couples, celebrity or not, with plenty of blockbuster splits in the gaming industry making massive headlines and leaving their mark on the medium. Despite what many may...

By Riley Little on 09 April 2018
God of War Director Responds to Harsh Fan Criticism

God of War Director Responds to Harsh Fan Criticism

There’s no denying that the upcoming God of War title is a departure from the usual franchise formula in a lot of ways. Although the change in tone is incredibly exciting for many fans, there is a...

By Denny Connolly on 09 April 2018
Spider-Man Locked at 30FPS on PS4 Pro

Spider-Man Locked at 30FPS on PS4 Pro

Details surrounding Insomniac’s hotly-anticipated Spider-Man continue to trickle out now that Game Informer has released a small taste of the info contained in its full reveal coming later this mon...

By Jacob Bukacek on 09 April 2018
10 PS2 Games Everyone Should Play

10 PS2 Games Everyone Should Play

The PlayStation 2 is the best-selling video game console in history, and it has an impressive library to match, with these 10 PS2 games ones everyone should play. Originally released in 2000, the P...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 April 2018
The Last of Us: Part 2 Revealed at PSX 2016

The Last of Us: Part 2 Revealed at PSX 2016

During PlayStation Experience 2016, Sony Interactive Entertainment officially reveals developer Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us: Part 2 with a new trailer. Although it was unofficial information at th...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 April 2018
The Last Guardian Review

The Last Guardian Review

The Last Guardian is a must-play for fans, but it struggles under the weight of years worth of anticipation, due in large part to troublesome AI and a finicky camera. After 9 years, numerous delay...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 April 2018
The Last of Us Part 2 Team Adds Westworld Writer

The Last of Us Part 2 Team Adds Westworld Writer

The Last of Us Part Two adds Westworld writer Halley Gross to its team, while creative director Neil Druckmann says that the game’s story will be ‘intense’. At PlayStation Experience 2016, develop...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 April 2018
Here They Lie Is a PS VR Launch Title

Here They Lie Is a PS VR Launch Title

Sony Interactive Entertainment and Tangentlemen release a new trailer for psychological horror game Here They Lie, confirming it as a PlayStation VR launch title. Ever since Here They Lie‘s reveal...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 April 2018
Rumor Patrol: PSP Phone Murmurs Resurface

Rumor Patrol: PSP Phone Murmurs Resurface

Rumors have resurfaced indicating that Sony Ericsson may be planning to release an PSP phone later this year. Of course, both One big question we have to ask is if this an actual phone with mobi...

By Jeff Silvey on 03 April 2018
No Man's Sky Composer Confirms New Content

No Man's Sky Composer Confirms New Content

In a reply to a fan on Twitter, No Man’s Sky composer Paul Weir reveals that the game’s first content update is in the works and will include new music. Following its rocky and much talked about la...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 April 2018
Uncharted 4 Survival, Multiplayer Update Hits Next Week

Uncharted 4 Survival, Multiplayer Update Hits Next Week

Video game developer Naughty Dog announces the Survival mode launches next week alongside a multiplayer update for its action-adventure game Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End. Not too long ago, Naughty D...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 April 2018
E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

Watch ALL the new trailers and see ALL the new game announcements that came out of the E3 2014 press conferences.

By Rob Keyes on 21 June 2014