Japan Studio’s Demise Signals a Shift Towards Sony’s Western Focus

News broke out this week, that Sony is finally shutting down its longest running internal Japanese Studio, Japan Studio. Fans all over the internet have lamented Sony’s decision, as they fear that the company might be losing its identity.  According to VGC.com, Sony’s Japan Studio hasn’t been profitable, thus Sony decided it was best to… Continue reading Japan Studio’s Demise Signals a Shift Towards Sony’s Western Focus

iFixit: DualSense Controller can Start Drifting at 417 Hours of Use

When the PlayStation 5 was first released, its controller, the DualSense, was seen by many as the console’s best feature. The haptic feedback, adaptive triggers and increased motion controls were all spotlights of this new controller. Now however, it seems that the controller is experiencing the same joystick drift we’ve seen in past controllers. This… Continue reading iFixit: DualSense Controller can Start Drifting at 417 Hours of Use

What We Know About Returnal: A PS5 Exclusive Sci-Fi Horror Experience

Returnal is a highly anticipated third-person shooter and roguelike video game. It is the first triple-A title from developer Housemarque, who has previously worked primarily on arcade shooters like Matterfall and Nex Machina. Here’s everything we know about the game so far. PlayStation 5 Exclusive Before last-gen only console-owners get too excited, Returnal is a proper… Continue reading What We Know About Returnal: A PS5 Exclusive Sci-Fi Horror Experience

Sony Might Choose to Continue Existing Franchises on PlayStation 5

PlayStation has always had a number of exclusive IPs and franchises under their belt. It’s one of the things that sets them apart from the competition.Franchises like Ratchet and Clank, Uncharted, Last of Us just to name a few, are among the many that Sony has control of. We’ve seen a lot of those franchises… Continue reading Sony Might Choose to Continue Existing Franchises on PlayStation 5

Third-Party Retro Black PlayStation 5 Cancelled Due to Threats

SUP3R5, the third-party developer for the unofficial Retro Black PlayStation 5, will be canceling all orders for the limited edition console because of threats to their safety. This is shortly after the console went on sale for pre-order on January 8, 2021, at 3 p.m. EST. It’s important to note that SUP3R5 has no official… Continue reading Third-Party Retro Black PlayStation 5 Cancelled Due to Threats

Sony PlayStation 5 Sales in Japan are Down

According to a recent article on Screenrant, the Sony PlayStation 5 isn’t doing too well in Japan. Recent accusations came from the Japanese public and analysts alike, stating that PlayStation has neglected the Japanese market. With those accusations in mind, PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan, denied the rumors and assured the public that their focus on… Continue reading Sony PlayStation 5 Sales in Japan are Down

Five Games You Didn’t Know Were Coming Out in January 2021

Continuing the trend from the December 2020 games you didn’t know were coming out, here are five more games you didn’t know were coming out in January 2021. These games range from an RPG starring a body part exchanging skeleton and a cyberpunk point-and-click adventure game. Noch (January 7, 2021) Noch is a first-person adventure… Continue reading Five Games You Didn’t Know Were Coming Out in January 2021

FFVIIR Producer: “The New World of FFVII Has Only Just Begun!”

Fans of Final Fantasy VII Remake are eagerly awaiting for “part 2” of the episodic series. Yoshiniro Kitase’s (Final Fantasy VII’s Director, and FFVIIR’s producer) recent comments hint at the direction that the series will take, but not at a release date. Tetsuya Nomura, FFVIIR’s Director, has a history of absurdly long development cycles when… Continue reading FFVIIR Producer: “The New World of FFVII Has Only Just Begun!”

Target Stores Could Get PlayStation 5 Restock This Week

According to Spiel Times, some Target employees have said that the company could be getting a restock of the PlayStation 5 console between the 27th and the 29th of December. That being said, it’s likely to be dropped somewhere in the early morning between 5am and 7am, as that’s when most restocking happens for the… Continue reading Target Stores Could Get PlayStation 5 Restock This Week

Sony Fixes Important PlayStation 5 Backwards Compatibility Issues

The PlayStation 5 offers something the PlayStation 4 never did and that is backwards compatibility. This is wonderful news for most of Sony’s customers who might already have a pretty large PS4 game library. The PS5 also breathes more life into those games, making frame rates smoother and load times faster. However, with that backwards… Continue reading Sony Fixes Important PlayStation 5 Backwards Compatibility Issues