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Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Edition PS4 Top Covers And DualShock 4 Announced For Japan

By Sato . August 6, 2019 . 2:30am

With the major Monster Hunter World: Iceborne expansion releasing next month, Sony Interactive Entertainment announced that they’re releasing limited PS4 top covers and DualShock 4 controllers in Japan.

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Sony Ends PSP-3000 Repair Services In Japan On September 30, 2019

By Sato . July 31, 2019 . 6:30am

Sony Interactive Entertainment was planning on ending PSP-3000 repair services sometime soon after ending PS3 (CECH-3000) repairs back on May 31. We now have an end date for the PSP repairs in Japan.

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PlayStation 4 Reaches 100 Million In Worldwide Shipments

By Sato . July 30, 2019 . 1:00am

Sony Interactive Entertainment shared the consolidated financial results for the first quarter of the fiscal year with the three months-ended June 30, 2019 with updated PS4 hardware shipment numbers.

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Rejected Sony Patent Shows Robots That Can Track And Control Your Surroundings For VR

By Alistair . July 17, 2019 . 5:00pm

We’ve documented several of Sony’s VR patent filings over the months, but this one goes into placing actual robots into your play environment, so that you can see your real life boundaries even wearing the headset.

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Sony Files Patent For Developer Interfaces For Editing Videos In VR

By Alistair . July 9, 2019 . 5:00pm

In something a bit different from the usual, Sony filed a patent for a use of VR intended for developers to take advantage of, making it easier to create 3D scenes and environments with a UI out of a futuristic movie.

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Sony Is Considering Merger and Acquisition Of Game Development Companies

By Sato . July 1, 2019 . 2:45am

Sony Interactive Entertainment president Jim Ryan spoke to The Nikkei about his company considering merger and acquisition of video game development companies.

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Ape Escape Celebrates 20th Anniversary With A Special Video And PS4 Theme For PS Plus Japan

By Sato . June 24, 2019 . 2:00am

It looked like Sony was teasing something for the Ape Escape series’ 20th anniversary, and they followed up with a commemorative 20th anniversary trailer as well as a PS4 theme for PS Plus subscribers in Japan.

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Sony Interactive Entertainment Releases A Teaser For Ape Escape Series’ 20th Anniversary

By Alistair . June 23, 2019 . 10:35am

Earlier today, Sony Interactive Entertainment opened a new Twitter account in preparation for the Ape Escape series’ 20th anniversary, with a seeming teaser message.

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E3 2019’s Top Twitter Moments Came From Nintendo, Keanu Reeves, And Final Fantasy VII Remake

By Sato . June 18, 2019 . 2:00pm

E3 2019 is now behind us and we got some insight from Twitter on some of its biggest moments,which regions drove the most engagement, what new game was most tweeted about the most, and more.

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PlayStation 4 Preview Program Reveals Updated Party Features For Beta Testers

By Sato . June 4, 2019 . 5:30am

Sony Interactive Entertainment is getting ready to test an update to the Party function on PS4 with a preview program that’ll allow selected participants to check out what’s new.

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Sony’s New Published Patent Shows A Controller Camera That Can Sense Your Expressions

By Alistair . May 22, 2019 . 4:00pm

A recently published patent filed by Sony Interactive Entertainment in 2017 shows off a video game controller with a camera built in, with the camera detecting your facial expressions to make emojis.

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Sony Gives Us A First Look At A Performance Comparison Video Of PS4 Pro vs. PS5

By Sato . May 21, 2019 . 12:30am

During a Sony presentation, the company shared a look at its official comparison that gives us a look at how the next-gen PlayStation console compares to the PlayStation 4 Pro.

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Sony To Utilize Game IP Catalog For Film And TV With PlayStation Productions

By Alistair . May 20, 2019 . 8:50am

Sony has opened up a new production studio called PlayStation Productions, which will focus on adapting PlayStation games and IP for film and TV.

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Sony Asks Fans To Share Their Favorite PlayStation Games For The Reiwa Generation

By Sato . April 30, 2019 . 4:30am

Today, April 30, 2019, marks the last day of the Heisei period in Japan before it officially goes into the new Reiwa period. Sony wants to know what PS games would you like to share with the future Reiwa generation.

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PlayStation Store’s Golden Week Sale Has A Bunch Of “Japan-Inspired” Titles Up To 75% Off

By Sato . April 29, 2019 . 2:30pm

An unprecedented 10-day Golden Week holiday began kicked off on Saturday in Japan, and Sony has been celebrating with its annual GW sales with titles like Kingdom Hearts III, Resident Evil 2, Jump Force, and more.

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