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PS5 backwards compatibility doesn’t support PS1, PS2, PS3 games

PS5 backwards compatibility doesn't extended beyond PS4, meaning we won't be able to play PS1, PS2 or PS3 games on the next-gen console. "We keep...

PlayStation Plus Collection won’t add new releases, Sony affirms

The newly announced PlayStation Plus Collection will not add new releases into its library, Sony's Jim Ryan has affirmed. “We are not going to go...

PS5 backwards compatibility will support 99% of PS4 games

PS5 backwards compatibility will support "99 percent" of PS4 games, Sony's Jim Ryan today confirmed. Speaking with The Washington Post, Ryan made the asserting, also...

PS5 price to reflect value, doesn’t “mean lowest price”

The PS5 price will be set to reflect its value and mightn't "mean lowest price," Sony's Jim Ryan has explained. “I think the best...

Sony requires devs to make PS4 games compatible with PS5 from July

Sony will require PS4 developers to make any games released after 13 July compatible with the upcoming PS5, it was today confirmed. Internal documentation sighted...

Sony will not release cross-gen first-party games across PS4, PS5

Sony will not offer a first-party cross-gen program like Xbox's Smart Delivery system, instead focusing on games for either PS4 or PS5, it today...

PS5 game reveal scheduled for 5 June here in Australia

A PS5 game reveal has been confirmed by Sony, scheduled for the early morning next Friday, 5 June. "We’ve shared technical specifications and shown you...

Uncharted Nathan Drake Collection, Journey free on PS4

Both Uncharted The Nathan Drake Collection and Journey will be free on PS4 as part of a new PlayStation initiative called Play at Home. Combating the coronavirus and encouraging...

PlayStation limiting PSN download speeds to preserve internet access

Sony PlayStation is working with European ISPs to limit PlayStation Network download speeds in the region in an effort "to help preserve access for...

New PS5 logo shown at CES 2020

At Sony's CES 2020 press conference, the new PS5 logo was shown alongside news of the existing PS4 and PlayStation VR platforms and the...

PlayStation no longer in the handheld business, Sony says

The PlayStation Vita will likely be the last Sony handheld console available to consumers, with Sony's Jack Ryan saying the company is "no longer"...

PS4 cross-play support now enabled for any title that wants it

PS4 cross-play support has left a beta test period and is now available for any title that wishes to use it. The confirmation -- of...

PS5 low-power mode “much lower” than on PS4

A PS5 lower-power mode will be more efficient than that on PS4, resulting in "lower power consumption," Sony today detailed. The news comes as Sony...

Jim Ryan named Deputy President of Sony Interactive Entertainment

Jim Ryan has been named as Deputy President of Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE). Ryan, formerly Head of Global Sales and Marketing of SIE and President...

Microsoft doesn’t believe Sony’s blocking cross-platform play over safety either

Microsoft's Phil Spencer has said that Sony's stance on Minecraft cross-platform play doesn't "seem healthy for anyone." Speaking with Giant Bomb, Spencer questioned Sony's Jim Ryan...

Sony’s blocking cross-platform play to protect us, you guys

Sony has told Eurogamer it is blocking cross-platform play with PS4 and Switch, Xbox One and PC to protect the security of its user...

PlayStation VR is being sold at a profit; production will escalate to keep with...

Sony is already selling PlayStation VR at a profit, the company confirmed with Polygon. "We’re making money on the VR console," Sony's Shawn Layden confirmed. The news...

Sony Europe’s Jim Ryan: “There is still first-party Vita content being worked upon”

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe's Jim Ryan has contradicted statements made by Shuhei Yoshida in regards to development of PlayStation Vita titles. While Yoshida has said...