All News tagged with 'Hardware'

Surprise Firmware Update For the PlayStation Vita

The PS Vita is getting a surprise firmware update, users are reporting. There's nothing official on Sony's side yet and the update's notes are pretty vague, but GearNuke did some digging and found it's mainly security related.

Posted 9 days ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

Black Friday: Cheap PS4 Slim and Pro Bundles from GAME UK

GAME UK have some excellent deals going on their PlayStation hardware, from PS4 Pro bundles to seriously cheap VR sets. You can check out the best of the bunch in the list below.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

Black Friday: Amazon US Offers 40% Off DualShock 4 Range

Amazon US have put up a discount on a range of official DualShock 4 controllers. Take your pick from the classic black, Green Camoflage, Magma Red, Midnight Blue and Gold and enjoy 40% off the default price.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

The Red Dead Redemption 2 Bundle Contains a Newer, Quieter PS4 Pro

It looks like Sony have stealth-released a revised edition of the PS4 Pro inside the current Red Dead Redemption 2 bundle. Digital Foundry have tested out the new kit and found it to be demonstrably quieter.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 6 comments

PlayStation Japan Announce 2TB PS4 Pro, Arriving This Month

PlayStation Japan have unveiled a PS4 Pro with 2 terabytes of storage, which is planned to release in Japan this November. The question is, will this expanded storage Pro head to the West?

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

PlayStation Classic: All 20 Pre-Loaded Games Revealed

The full line-up for the miniature PlayStation Classic console has been revealed. The 20 games pre-loaded onto the machine include Final Fantasy 7, Metal Gear Solid and the original Rainbow Six.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 9 comments

PlayStation 4 Update 6.02 Now Available, Seems to Fix Malicious Code

PlayStation 4 Update 6.02 is now available to download onto your consoles. There's no update notes this time around, but it looks as though the update is aimed at those malicious messages we reported on this week.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

More Evidence of PlayStation 5 as Marketing Job Listings Appear

The evidence for an imminent next-gen console continues to ramp up as Sony put out a job listing for a Senior Product Manager, to manage the "next generation PlayStation campaign"

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

Sony Chief Confirms Development of Next-Gen Hardware

Sony's chief executive Kenichiro Yoshida spoke to the Financial Times about the company's hardships and PlayStation's value. Among his revelations was the existence of next-generation hardware, though he didn't say PS5.

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

PlayStation Classic Console with 20 Preloaded Games Announced

Sony are clearly keen to take on Nintendo in the miniature console market. The PlayStation Classic will have 20 pre-loaded games and two controllers, and will cost US$99.99.

Posted 4 months ago by Sam Quirke, 23 comments

Four New Dualshock 4 Colours Appear at Gamescom

Sony have unveiled four more DualShock 4 colour variations at Gamescom, three of which are available in Europe and the Americas. The Sunset Orange is only available in North America apparently. They're coming in October.

Posted 5 months ago by Sam Quirke, 11 comments

[UPDATED] The 500 Million LE PS4 Pro Will Be Back on Amazon UK From 10am Today

The 500 Million limited edition console only went live for pre-orders in the UK this morning, but it's already sold out everywhere. With only 50,000 units being made, it's unlikely that they'll come back into stock.

Posted 5 months ago by Sam Quirke, 6 comments

Limited Edition PS4 Pro Celebrates Half a Billion PlayStations Sold

PlayStation is celebrating a whopping 500 million consoles sold since the brand got started in 1994. To thank the fans, a limited edition PS4 Pro is going on sale. There's going to be a chance to win one too!

Posted 5 months ago by Sam Quirke, 16 comments

PlayStation 5 Will Not Arrive Before 2021, Suggests Head of PlayStation Business

Tsuyoshi “John” Kodera, Head of PlayStation Business at Sony, has suggested that we'll have to wait at least three years for a new PlayStation generation. Unlike previous executives, he also sees a future for a handheld or hybrid.

Posted 8 months ago by Sam Quirke, 7 comments

Production to End for Physical Vita Titles

The American and European branches of Sony will cease to produce any more Vita cartridges beyond the end of fiscal year 2018. New digital titles will continue to be released on the platform.

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 22 comments

Destiny 2 Developer Response to XP Cooldown, Alexa Ghost Skill Launched

Bungie responded to complaints from players by replacing the third and final Destiny 2 "Curse of Osiris" reveal stream with a post detailing upcoming changes to the game.

Posted 1 year ago by Luc1d, 0 comments

Call of Duty: WWII Limited Edition PS4 Console Bundle Revealed

When it heads towards the holiday period, one of the big questions is which of the new AAA releases will be the inspiration for Sony's limited edition console bundles. This year it's the turn of Call of Duty: WWII.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Drops New Trailer

Fresh from the Microsoft Gamescom presentation comes a new trailer for this fall's Middle-earth: Shadow of War. Take time to meet the vile creatures of the land.

Posted 1 year ago by Mark Delaney, 0 comments

Cool New PlayStation F.C. Controller Announced

The controller is made in two tone blues with a tactics pattern sporting the PS shapes on the left handle and a PlayStation F.C. crest on the right handle, as well as a penalty area on the touch pad.

Posted 1 year ago by Lea Sumner Bertelsen, 5 comments

Weekend Headlines July 28th-30th Pt. 1: Destiny 2, Gran Turismo Sport and More

Accompanying the 12 announcements this week is a list of trailers, screenshots, release dates and other details that appeared over the weekend, all of which might have slipped past you.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

TT Podcast Episode 28 - Boooooost Mode

People are really digging Resident Evil 7 on VR, but Deus Ex is getting kicked to the curb in favor of Marvel games. We also go on a weird tangent about the sales of Rise of the Tomb Raider... which Dave forgot.

Posted 1 year ago by Brandon Fusco, 0 comments

TT Podcast Episode 26 - It's the Final Time, We Swear!... For Now

We make up for the slow news week by not making a single pun about the Switch while discussing its implications for Sony, and the entire second half of this two hour episode is a spoilercast devoted to the Final game in a series

Posted 2 years ago by Brandon Fusco, 2 comments

Weekend Headlines Jan 13-15th: Announcements, Updates and Trailers

At the end of last week, Nintendo revealed more details and games for their upcoming console. You would be forgiven for thinking that it was all that happened last weekend, but you would be wrong.

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

TT Podcast Episode 20 - Thanks for All the Fish

On this edition of the TT Podcast, we discuss how to build an anecdote factory, mull over DLC promises, wonder about Vince Zampella's wit, and thank a huge list of developers for making some of our favorite games.

Posted 2 years ago by Brandon Fusco, 0 comments

Sonic Mania Collector's Edition Comes To Europe

For all of those Europeans who were sad when the Sonic Mania Collector's Edition was announced only for the USA, we have very good news for you!

Posted 2 years ago by MegsonGrove, 4 comments

Two Videos for Rock Band 4's Rivals Mode

Prepare yourself and your band for more content with Rock Band Rivals in Rock Band 4. The two videos take us behind the scenes with the new hardware as well as offering a sneak peek of "Show 1 of Rockudrama".

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

Neon Chrome Gets 4k Resolution Support for PS4 Pro

Top-down shooter Neon Chrome will be getting a patch to add support for native 4k resolution on the PlayStation 4 Pro.

Posted 2 years ago by Jon, 0 comments

Retail Releases: Week Of October 10th, 2016

This week sees the first wave of VR titles release as well as, Aragami, Criminal Girls 2, Dragon Quest Builders, Geometry Wars³, Loading Human, REUS, Root Letter, Skylanders Imaginators, SPACE HULK, WRC 6, WWE 2K17, and more.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Prepare for FIFA 17's Release with New Screens and Videos

Members of EA Access can enjoy 10 hours of FIFA 17 a whole seven days earlier than anyone without. If you've not got EA Access, then check out these new screens and videos to tide you over until the game's release.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Limited Edition Final Fantasy XV PS4 Bundle Revealed

Sony has revealed that a new slim console is coming that sports a Final Fantasy XV inspired look, a 1TB HDD, a steel book version of the game, and more.

Posted 2 years ago by Brandon Fusco, 8 comments

PlayStation 4 Slim Officially Revealed At New York Event

Sony has held their Future of PlayStation meeting, and officially revealed the new slimmer PlayStation 4. It's going to be smaller, lighter, more energy efficient, and it's coming very, very soon.

Posted 2 years ago by Brandon Fusco, 3 comments

PlayStation 4 Pro Revealed

The long rumored PlayStation 4 Neo has been officially been unveiled as the PlayStation 4 Pro in order to better distringuish it from the basic PS4. Are you ready for the 4K resolution?

Posted 2 years ago by Brandon Fusco, 10 comments

Skylanders Imaginators Introduces Dr. Neo Cortex and Kaos

Crash Bandicoot will be teaming up with the Skylanders to take on the newly introduced supervillains, Dr. Neo Cortex and Kaos. Take a look at the ton of new screens, details and trailer.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

WRC 6 Hardware, Trailer and Screens

Players of upcoming racing simulation WRC 6 will be able to experience deeper immersion using dedicated hardware thanks to a collaboration between Thrustmaster and Kylotonn Racing Games.

Posted 2 years ago by Luc1d, 3 comments

Let's Talk About Neo

Now that PlayStation 4.5/4K/Neo has been confirmed to exist, it's time to dig in to what this means. Let me try to assuage your fears about the end of gaming as we know it. If not, it's ok, I brought my flame retardant suit.

Posted 2 years ago by Brandon Fusco, 16 comments

Folding Rock Band's Fender Jaguar Guitar In New Video

Take a look at the folding feature of Rock Band's Fender Jaguar Guitar in action. Excellent for those with small storage space and convenient for when carrying on the go.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

Playstation VR Coming October 13th

Sony Interactive Entertainment's Shawn Layden took to the stage during Sony's E3 presentation, complete with orchestral accompaniment, to announce that the hardware will be available on October 13th.

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Hardware and an Expansion Coming to Rock Band 4

Harmonix is continuing to support Rock Band 4 for the forseeable future with all manner of hardware and software coming to the game at various points throughout this year.

Posted 2 years ago by Andy Mills, 0 comments

Sony Confirms PS4 Neo

Andrew House, SIE President, confirmed that the upgraded Playstation 4, "Neo", is real but will not appear at E3

Posted 2 years ago by MunchMagic1986, 7 comments

Two New Controller Variants Coming To EU

Sony has revealed that the Steel Black and Crystal Dualshock 4's will be making their way to EU stores this Summer.

Posted 2 years ago by MunchMagic1986, 6 comments

Playstation VR Priced And Dated

Posted 2 years ago by MunchMagic1986, 20 comments

Applications Open to Test Firmware 3.50

Posted 2 years ago by David Johnston, 4 comments

Uncharted 4 Limited Edition Playstation 4 Unveiled

Posted 2 years ago by MunchMagic1986, 1 comment

The Future of PlayStation VR

Posted 4 years ago by Cindy Minguez, 0 comments

Playstation VR Video Brings The Specs And Features

Posted 4 years ago by MunchMagic1986, 9 comments

New In-Ear Stereo Headset Coming To Playstation

Posted 4 years ago by MunchMagic1986, 3 comments

PS4 to Get New Custom Faceplates

Posted 4 years ago by MunchMagic1986, 14 comments

PS4 Holiday Price Drop Inbound

Posted 4 years ago by Arnold Delgado, 14 comments

[email protected] - The Journey of Playstation VR

Posted 4 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops III Playstation 4 Revealed

Posted 4 years ago by MunchMagic1986, 2 comments