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Unreleased Nintendo PlayStation console goes up for auction

Unreleased Nintendo PlayStation console goes up for auction

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Almost 30 years after it was canned, an unreleased games console built together by industry giants Sony and Nintendo has gone up for auction.The Nintendo PlayStation was the result of a secret collaboration between the Japanese tech firms in the early 90s, however the project never entered production and Sony would go on to release their own system in 1994. Nintendo, famous for hit franchises such as Super Mario and The Legend Of Zelda, was the market leader at the time and the introduction of the PlayStation changed the face of the gaming industry. Image: The console comes with all the necessary cables and a controller. Pic: Heritage Auctions All but one of the 200 or so Nintendo PlayStation prototypes were reportedly destroyed after...
Sony confirms new PlayStation 5 console and release date

Sony confirms new PlayStation 5 console and release date

Technology
Sony has announced it plans to launch its new console, the PlayStation 5, at the end of 2020.Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO and president Jim Ryan confirmed the PS5 would be "launching in time for Holiday 2020" in a post on the company's blog page. "These updates may not be a huge surprise, but we wanted to confirm them for our PlayStation fans, as we start to reveal additional details about our vision for the next generation," he wrote."I'd like to thank all PlayStation fans for continuing the journey with us, as we embark on the future of games."The post also gave details about the console's new controller, with Mr Ryan saying that he wanted to "deepen the feeling of immersion" for users. Advertisement ...
Watch: New ‘Last Of Us Part II,’ ‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’ in Playstation State of Play

Watch: New ‘Last Of Us Part II,’ ‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’ in Playstation State of Play

Entertainment
Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Sony's Playstation Sate of Play live stream event Tuesday began with a preview of Humanity, leading into footage from Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. The live stream previewed several games coming to Playstation 4, Playstation VR and Playstation Store, concluding with a look at next year's The Last Of Us Part II. The Last of Us Part II showed footage of Ellie traversing bloody snow and entering a decrepit city overgrown with vegetation. She makes her way to an underground subway station. There are plenty of zombies, monsters and attack dogs in the footage before Joel returns to join her fight. The Last Of Us Part II hits stores Feb. 21. Humanity showed swarms of multi-colored humans traversing blocks and obstacles, with a little bit of battle. The game is coming next year...
Sony blocks Super Seducer video game on PlayStation

Sony blocks Super Seducer video game on PlayStation

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Sony has blocked the publication of a video game designed to teach male players psychological tricks to convince women to date them.Super Seducer was scheduled for release on the PlayStation 4 on Tuesday.The title has been criticised for being sleazy and for promoting "toxic behaviours and attitudes".Sony has limited itself to saying it "will not be made available", but the BBC has confirmed the Japanese company banned the title.Kickstarter had previously suspended the game's crowdfunding campaign. Super Seducer has, however, been released for PCs and Macs via Valve's Steam platform.The Motherboard news site was among the first to notice that the PlayStation version had not been released."Without further details from Sony, we can't tell if the game has been removed as a moral decision or w...