It's another surprisingly busy week on the PlayStation Network with yet another eclectic mix of gaming experiences to carry you into the summer. On offer are a pair of baseball games, a metroidvania indie darling, a couple of old-school classics and even a cricket game for those of you who know what the heck a wicket is.
Just a word of warning: the PlayStation Network is going down for maintenance the day before Bloodborne launches. However, the downtime will be very, very limited and is designed to improve the networks's behind-the-scenes mechanics.
There's something for just about everyone launching on the PlayStation Network this week, including a new(ish) Final Fantasy game, a PS3 wrestler, a couple of old school classics, a vertically scrolling shooter and one of the few AAA games to launch so far in 2015, Battlefield Hardline.
This weekend Sony revealed the sales charts for PSN in February. Both PS4 and PS3 sales were topped by games that weren't new releases.
Sony took a big risk with Powers, its first ever piece of serialized, scripted content to launch exclusively for the PlayStation Network. Given that setup, I wouldn't blame anyone for rolling their eyes at the thought of original programming for a service typically devoted to video games. Color me surprised, then, to find that I really enjoyed the first trio of episodes.
If you think running a multi-million dollar online network service is easy pie, think again. Both the Xbox One and PlayStation Network require a lot of infrastructure maintenance, especially when they keep getting hit with DDoS attacks. In the case of Sony, these attacks happen every day.
Sony will be expanding the library of streaming game service PlayStation Now in March. Today they announced five PS3 games coming to the service this month
Next week PSN will be hosting a Spring Fever sale with discounts on digital games. PlayStation Plus members be able to pick up several PS4, PS3 and PS Vita games on the cheap.
Are you ready for zombies, Super Saiyans, shadowy spiders and jousting underwater creatures? You’re damn right you are, and that’s exactly what you’re getting this week as another eclectic mix of new titles make their way to the PlayStation family of consoles.
Vita fans looking for new games to keep them busy in the coming months will want to drop by the PlayStation Network starting tomorrow afternoon, as Sony has announced a third birthday celebration for the portable console, offering a handful of free goodies and discounts of up to 80 percent off a whole bunch of games.
Awards season is still in full effect, and the folks at PlayStation are taking this opportunity to host yet another batch of discounts through PSN. Starting today, you can take advantage of both the Critics’ Choice Sale and Oscars Sale, discounting award-winning games and movies from recent years.
Whether you're celebrating Valentine's Day with a loved one or solo this year, you'll probably want to make some time for video games, too. That goes double if you're gaming on PlayStation consoles, as Sony has announced a special weekend flash sale, discounting loads of games and even a few movies for those of you looking to cuddle up with a console.
Sony will be performing maintenance on PlayStation Network later today. During this period, several features of the network will be inaccessible to all players.
PlayStation Network's latest round of weekend discounts focuses on the little guys. Instead of putting the huge hits on sale, Sony's offering deals on many of the best indies on PS4, PS3 and PS Vita.
After all the heartache PSN users suffered over the holiday season due to the DDoS attacks on the PlayStation Network servers, Sony has finally come through with their “I'm sorry” discount. The apology comes in the form of a 10% off sale on select content over the weekend.