News items tagged with sony

Mikkelsen Responds to Emma Stone Death Stranding Rumors

Mikkelsen Responds to Emma Stone Death Stranding Rumors

As is the case with most Hideo Kojima games, Death Stranding is surrounded by rumors and speculation. One rumor that has been making...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 March 2017
NieR: Automata PC Release Announced for Later This Month

NieR: Automata PC Release Announced for Later This Month

PC gamers will be happy to know that NieR: Automata finally has a release date set for their platform: March 17. The news was broken...

By Fergus O'Sullivan on 03 March 2017
Horizon: Zero Dawn Has Death Stranding Easter Egg

Horizon: Zero Dawn Has Death Stranding Easter Egg

Guerrilla Games’ forthcoming action-RPG Horizon: Zero Dawn contains an Easter egg making allusions to Hideo Kojima’s mysterious title, Death Stranding.

By Kyle Sledge on 23 February 2017
Horizon: Zero Dawn Review

Horizon: Zero Dawn Review

Horizon: Zero Dawn takes familiar open world elements and makes them its own, but it is the game’s blend of nature and technology th...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 February 2017
Sony Patented Device That Looks Like Nintendo Switch

Sony Patented Device That Looks Like Nintendo Switch

A new patent has been filed by Sony showing a handheld console that looks curiously similar in design to the Nintendo Switch coming in just a few weeks. The Nintendo Switch is just weeks aw...

By Weston Albert on 17 February 2017
NieR: Automata Lets Players Buy PlayStation Trophies

NieR: Automata Lets Players Buy PlayStation Trophies

New screenshots of Nier: Automata reveal that the game has a secret shop that players can use to purchase system level PlayStation trophies rather than unlocking them.

By Derek Nichols on 16 February 2017
Nioh Review

Nioh Review

Nioh combines the stiff challenge of Dark Souls, the atmosphere of Onimusha, and the loot farming of Diablo to create an intense experience that’s hard to put down. Since lead developer To...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 February 2017
Gravity Rush 2 Review

Gravity Rush 2 Review

Gravity Rush 2 is bigger and better than its predecessor, but frustrating stealth sections and a wonky camera keep it from taking the series to the next level. The original Gravity Rush be...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 January 2017
Horizon: Zero Dawn Release Date Pushed Forward in UK

Horizon: Zero Dawn Release Date Pushed Forward in UK

In a surprise announcement, PlayStation UK reveals that the Horizon: Zero Dawn UK release date has moved up by a few days and is now launching on March 1, 2017. Looking to capitalize on the...

By Derek Nichols on 14 December 2016
Horizon: Zero Dawn Developer Video Offers A Closer Look

Horizon: Zero Dawn Developer Video Offers A Closer Look

Guerilla Games shows off the amazing visuals of their new title Horizon: Zero Dawn as well as discussing the backstory of its tough, independent female protagonist Guerrilla Games has relea...

By Fergus O'Sullivan on 13 December 2016
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...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 December 2016
New Horizon Zero Dawn Trailer Debuts at PSX 2016

New Horizon Zero Dawn Trailer Debuts at PSX 2016

Guerrilla Games releases a new trailer for Horizon Zero Dawn during Sony’s PlayStation Experience 2016, teasing the game’s story while showing off the title’s robotic wildlife. Horizon Zero...

By Jason Gallagher on 02 December 2016
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, numero...

By Anthony Taormina on 23 November 2016
'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 o...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 November 2016
Gran Turismo Sport Lacks Two Major Features

Gran Turismo Sport Lacks Two Major Features

Series creator Kazunori Yamauchi confirms that Gran Turismo Sport won’t include two large features from previous Gran Turismo titles due to framerate concerns.

By John Jacques on 13 November 2016
The Order: 1886 IP Has 'A Future'

The Order: 1886 IP Has 'A Future'

Creative director for The Order: 1886 claims developer Ready at Dawn has plans for the future of the IP, and wants to continue the game’s larger story. Last year’s The Order: 1886 was one o...

By Boston Blake on 23 October 2016
Until Dawn: Rush of Blood Review

Until Dawn: Rush of Blood Review

Until Dawn: Rush of Blood features a haunting atmosphere and plenty of scares, but the experience is hampered by a constant need to calibrate the hardware. 2015’s Until Dawn was a surprise...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 October 2016
Here's Where You Can Still Buy PlayStation VR

Here's Where You Can Still Buy PlayStation VR

The PlayStation VR is quickly selling out across the web. While you won’t be able to find the Launch Bundle available online, GameStop has their own exclusive bundles. Believe it or not but...

By Dealzon on 16 October 2016
 Gravity Rush 2 Delayed to January

Gravity Rush 2 Delayed to January

Game director Keiichiro Toyama announces on PlayStation Blog that Gravity Rush 2 has been delayed to 2017, but promises free DLC to make it up to fans. Originally slated for release this De...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 October 2016
Until Dawn: Rush of Blood Releases Launch Trailer

Until Dawn: Rush of Blood Releases Launch Trailer

Supermassive Games officially releases the launch trailer for its PlayStation VR horror title Until Dawn: Rush of Blood in order to promote the game’s release. Although Until Dawn‘s officia...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 October 2016
Horizon: Zero Dawn Devs Detail Dinosaur-Inspired Robots

Horizon: Zero Dawn Devs Detail Dinosaur-Inspired Robots

In a new developer video, Guerrilla Games details the process of how many of the animal and dinosaur inspired machine enemies in Horizon: Zero Dawn came to be. After the surprising new game...

By Derek Nichols on 10 October 2016
No Man's Sky Update Fixes Crashes, Corrupted Save Files

No Man's Sky Update Fixes Crashes, Corrupted Save Files

Hello Games releases the latest patch for its space exploration and survival title No Man’s Sky, which provides numerous bug fixes and helps players load corrupted save files. Due to No Man...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 September 2016
10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

People all over the world are following the fierce political rivalry between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, but these 10 video game rivalries are even fiercer. Every four years in the Un...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 September 2016
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...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 September 2016
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...

By Riley Little on 18 September 2016
Horizon: Zero Dawn PlayStation 4 Pro Trailer

Horizon: Zero Dawn PlayStation 4 Pro Trailer

Accompanying Sony’s debut of the PlayStation 4 Pro, the 4K capable console to be released this November, a new 4K resolution Horizon: Zero Dawn trailer is available. With September 7’s long...

By Rory Young on 14 September 2016
Horizon: Zero Dawn Dev Discusses Story, RPG Details

Horizon: Zero Dawn Dev Discusses Story, RPG Details

Video game developer Guerrilla Games discusses some of the details for the story and RPG elements in its forthcoming open world title Horizon: Zero Dawn. Following Horizon: Zero Dawn‘s late...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 September 2016
Horizon: Zero Dawn Dev Explains Delay, Female Hero

Horizon: Zero Dawn Dev Explains Delay, Female Hero

Horizon: Zero Dawn game director at Guerrilla Games, Mathijs de Jonge, explains the reason for the game’s recent delay to 2017, and why it has a female protagonist. E3 2016 brought with it...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2016
Is Nostalgia Stifling Innovation in Gaming?

Is Nostalgia Stifling Innovation in Gaming?

Recent events like The Game Awards and PSX 2015 have been filled with exciting gaming news, but very little on new properties. Is nostalgia damaging the industry?

By Rob Gordon on 30 October 2015
LittleBigPlanet 3

LittleBigPlanet 3

‘LittleBigPlanet 3’ shows flashes of potential to current-gen gamers but comes across as a proof of concept more than anything else.

By Anthony Taormina on 11 November 2014
D.I.C.E. Awards Winners

D.I.C.E. Awards Winners

Fantasy dominates the 18th D.I.C.E. Awards, with ‘Dragon Age: Inquisition’ and ‘Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor’ taking home a treasure trove of prizes.

By Rob Gordon on 11 November 2014
LittleBigPlanet 3 Dev Diary

LittleBigPlanet 3 Dev Diary

According to a new video, ‘LittleBigPlanet 3’ isn’t about customization. It’s about choice.

By Christopher Gates on 11 November 2014
'LittleBigPlanet 3' Coming to PS3

'LittleBigPlanet 3' Coming to PS3

LittleBigPlanet Community Manager Steven Isbell confirms ‘LittleBigPlanet 3’ will be releasing on the PS3 as well as PS4.

By John Jacques on 11 November 2014
Hugh Laurie Joins 'LittleBigPlanet 3'

Hugh Laurie Joins 'LittleBigPlanet 3'

Actor Hugh Laurie (House) joins Stephen Fry in the voice cast of ‘LittleBigPlanet 3’ and will play the new villain named Newton.

By John Jacques on 11 November 2014
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 11 November 2014
LittleBigPlanet 3 Release Date and Pre-Order Bonuses

LittleBigPlanet 3 Release Date and Pre-Order Bonuses

Sony has finally announced a November release date for ‘LittleBigPlanet 3’ on PS3 and PS4, as well as a plethora of pre-order bonuses.

By Riley Little on 28 August 2014
Sony Closing Resistance & GT5 Servers

Sony Closing Resistance & GT5 Servers

The end is nigh for fans of online titles ‘Resistance’ and ‘Gran Turismo 5’, as Sony announces plans to shutdown a selection of aging servers.

By Samuel James Riley on 08 November 2013
The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

E3 2012 is over and we’ve gathered to reflect on the best of what was presented this year. Here are the nominees for Game Rant’s E3 2012 Awards!

By Rob Keyes on 17 November 2012
‘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

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ ‘Far Cry 3,’ and ‘Halo 4’ headline the nominees for the 2013 D.I.C.E. Awards. Check out the full list of nominations right here!

By Jeff Schille on 17 November 2012
LittleBigPlanet 3 In The Works

LittleBigPlanet 3 In The Works

Rumor has it that Sony has already given the thumbs up on ‘LittleBigPlanet 3’, but Media Molecule isn’t the game’s developer. Instead, Sumo Digital will be heading up the project.

By Riley Little on 28 August 2012
Sony Announces PSN Day 1 Digital Program; Includes ‘Assassin’s Creed 3’

Sony Announces PSN Day 1 Digital Program; Includes ‘Assassin’s Creed 3’

Sony has announced a new ‘Day 1 Digital’ program that offers some of this October’s highly anticipated titles — including ‘Assassin’s Creed 3’ and ‘Medal of Honor: Warfighter’ — on the PSN at launch.

By Anthony Taormina on 26 August 2012
Gran Turismo 5 (2014 Corvette C7 Stingray)

Gran Turismo 5 (2014 Corvette C7 Stingray)

Just days after being officially unveiled, the 2014 Corvette Stingray will be available exclusively to ‘Gran Turismo 5’ coming as free DLC this Tuesday.

By Andrew Dyce on 19 August 2012
‘Gran Turismo 5: Spec II’ Races to Japan next February

‘Gran Turismo 5: Spec II’ Races to Japan next February

‘Gran Turismo 5’ is getting a new lease on life, thanks to a new retail package due next February. But will ‘Gran Turismo 5: Spec II’ remain Japan only?

By Jeff Schille on 08 November 2011
Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

The full list of nominees for the 2011 Spike Video Game Awards have been announced with a special “Hall of Fame” award being introduced given to ‘The Legend of Zelda’ franchise.

By Tyler Schirado on 27 September 2011
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...

By Rob Keyes on 21 September 2011
Gran Turismo 5 Sold 6.37 Million Copies in 2010

Gran Turismo 5 Sold 6.37 Million Copies in 2010

Gran Turismo 5 was one of the most awaited racing games of all time and its off to a great start in sales.

By Sebastian Gaweda on 19 August 2011
Gran Turismo 5 DLC

Gran Turismo 5 DLC

Gran Turismo 5 receives its first DLC treatment with new tracks, new cars, new gear and a whole mess of colors.

By Matt Rowland on 19 August 2011
‘Gran Turismo 5’ Spec 2 Update Incoming

‘Gran Turismo 5’ Spec 2 Update Incoming

Sony and Polyphony Digital have revealed the changes coming to ‘Gran Turismo 5’ in the free Spec 2 update, including cockpit views for the game’s standard cars.

By Jeff Schille on 19 August 2011
Gran Turismo 5 Still Isn’t Done Yet

Gran Turismo 5 Still Isn’t Done Yet

It has been described by us here at Game Rant as possibly the most anticipated PS3 exclusive title ever made. Unfortunately, it appears we will have to wait a bit longer. Gran Turismo 5 s...

By Jeff Silvey on 30 January 2011
Video Games Are The New Clothing Trend

Video Games Are The New Clothing Trend

If you like video games and want to look good, check out the clothing lines for Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker, Gran Turismo 5 and Deus Ex: Human Revolution.

By Rob Keyes on 08 November 2010
Gran Turismo 5 Endurance Race Saves On The Way

Gran Turismo 5 Endurance Race Saves On The Way

Fans of the racing epic ‘Gran Turismo 5’ will be delighted to hear that they don’t have to wear diapers like a real race car driver if they want to complete endurance races

By Sebastian Gaweda on 08 November 2010
‘Gran Turismo 5’ Update 1.06 Live

‘Gran Turismo 5’ Update 1.06 Live

‘Gran Turismo 5’ finally gets update 1.06, which includes a large number of new features and changes including Remote Racing.

By Sebastian Gaweda on 19 August 2010
Gravity Rush Remastered Review

Gravity Rush Remastered Review

Gravity Rush Remastered brings one of the PS Vita’s most significant exclusives to the TV screen, and it is by far the best way to experience the game. While Sony has more or less abandoned the Play...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
It's Fine to Criticize the Fine Bros. and Sony

It's Fine to Criticize the Fine Bros. and Sony

As YouTube stars the Fine Bros. and media giant Sony face fury over plans to trademark popular video modes, we discuss exactly why these steps would be bad for gaming. The history of video games is l...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
PlayStation VR May Be Delayed to Fall

PlayStation VR May Be Delayed to Fall

According to video game retailer GameStop, Sony’s foray into virtual reality with its PlayStation VR headset will be delayed into the Fall of this year. Yesterday, GameStop’s CEO Paul Raines spoke wi...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
Sony Reveals Free PS Plus Games for December Including ‘Borderlands 2’

Sony Reveals Free PS Plus Games for December Including ‘Borderlands 2’

Alongside their shiny new PS4 console all gamers also got a free 30-day trial of PlayStation Plus, Sony’s premium online service. While current subscribers are well aware of the added benefits PS P...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 November -1
Top 20 Games to Watch

Top 20 Games to Watch

The toughest and yet most fun part of looking into the future of video games, is trying to pick which games are your most anticipated. It’s especially difficult nowadays with an average of 1.5 majo...

By Rob Keyes on 30 November -1
Free PlayStation Plus Games for February 2016

Free PlayStation Plus Games for February 2016

February 2016’s PlayStation Plus free games are Helldivers: Democracy Strikes Back and Nom Nom Galaxy for PS4, GRID Autosport and Persona 4 Arena Ultimax on PS3. PlayStation gamers are quite likely s...

By Rory Young on 30 November -1
Kojima Says It's 'Way Too Early' to Talk About New Game

Kojima Says It's 'Way Too Early' to Talk About New Game

Renowned developer Hideo Kojima says that it is “way too early” to talk about the details involving the forthcoming title he and his team are creating. During the second episode of his YouTube series...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
Sony Interactive Entertainment Formed

Sony Interactive Entertainment Formed

Sony executive Shawn Layden confirms that Sony Computer Entertainment has officially become Sony Interactive Entertainment, joining forces with Sony Network Entertainment. Sony’s video game divisions...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
Fan Buys Uncharted 4 URL Before Naughty Dog

Fan Buys Uncharted 4 URL Before Naughty Dog

After noticing a website link while playing Naughty Dog’s Uncharted 4, one gamer decides to purchase the site before the developer can get its hands on it. The Uncharted series is a franchise full of...

By Rob Gordon on 30 November -1
Kojima Studio Logo Holds Secrets

Kojima Studio Logo Holds Secrets

The new Kojima Productions skull-and-helmet logo was revealed back in December, but in a new interview, Hideo Kojima reveals that there’s more to it than what meets the eye. Following the drama-fille...

By Alexander Pan on 30 November -1
Fans Petition to Remove Bad Uncharted 4 Review Score

Fans Petition to Remove Bad Uncharted 4 Review Score

Washington Post writer Michael Thomson writes a negative review for Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, resulting in a fan petition demanding it be removed from MetaCritic. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End is unde...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End Review

Uncharted 4: A Thief's End Review

Uncharted 4 sees Naughty Dog push the bar for excellence to a new height, with stunning visuals, next-level character work, and one of the best games of this generation. To say that Uncharted 4: A T...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 November -1
New God of War's Father and Son Combat System Detailed

New God of War's Father and Son Combat System Detailed

Lead gameplay engineer for the upcoming God of War, sheds some light on the games revamped combat system and the role that Kratos’ son will play in the game. There have been a lot of rumors and specu...

By Fred Harvey on 30 November -1
PS4 Update 4.0 Begins Beta Signups

PS4 Update 4.0 Begins Beta Signups

Sony Interactive Entertainment officially announces the beginning of PlayStation 4’s beta testing signups for the console’s forthcoming firmware Update 4.0. Similar to Sony’s decision in the past t...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
Some Games Will Be Forward Compatible on PS4 Pro

Some Games Will Be Forward Compatible on PS4 Pro

Sony introduces a new concept for the PS4 Pro called ‘forward compatibility’ wherein some older games will unlock HDR and 4K capabilities on the forthcoming console. As part of its PlayStation...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 November -1
Infinite Warfare, Modern Warfare Remastered for PS4 Pro

Infinite Warfare, Modern Warfare Remastered for PS4 Pro

Activision and Infinity Ward’s Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Modern Warfare Remastered will be compatible with Sony’s forthcoming console, PS4 Pro. During Sony Interactive Entertainment’s...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
PS4 Pro is Almost Twice as Powerful as the Original PS4

PS4 Pro is Almost Twice as Powerful as the Original PS4

Following the reveal of the PlayStation 4 Pro, details on the new console’s specs arrive – showcasing a piece of hardware that’s nearly twice as powerful as the original PS4. After ample specul...

By Riley Little on 30 November -1