Sony fires at Xbox with arsenal of big PS4 games

/ Jun 13, 2017

Sony fires at Xbox with arsenal of big PS4 games

Sony has introduced a rich array of action-packed PlayStation 4 video games, some for virtual reality, defending its crown as the top-selling new-generation console. The company focused on blockbuster games and new PS4 titles at a press event Monday on opening day eve of ...

Sony to lower PS4 price in Japan

/ Sep 16, 2015

Sony to lower PS4 price in Japan

Sony Corp. is cutting the price of its PlayStation 4 in Japan by about 13 percent, increasing the prospect of a global price war with Xbox-maker Microsoft Corp. The console will be priced as low as ¥34,980 ($293) starting Oct. 1 from the current ...

Sony's PS4 hits China but with few games

Mar 20, 2015

Sony's PS4 hits China but with few games

The PlayStation 4 debuted Friday in China, but with few games and bare-bone online services as Sony navigates tight censorship rules to get a toehold in the world’s biggest gaming market. While the Chinese consoles are physically identical to those Sony sells worldwide, they ...

Sony total-vision headset will be reality in 2016

Mar 5, 2015

Sony total-vision headset will be reality in 2016

Sony Corp. was at a major game developers’ gathering Wednesday showing off a prototype of its Morpheus virtual reality headgear set for release next year. The consumer electronics titan did not disclose how much it plans to charge for the virtual reality, or VR, ...

Headsets latest buzz in gaming

Jun 13, 2014

Headsets latest buzz in gaming

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A street luge rider races down a winding mountain road, zips under a truck and through a curve and into the path of an oncoming car. The vulnerable rider whips his upper body to one side in a futile bid to evade impact. The ...

Sony sells 5.3 million PlayStation 4 consoles

/ Feb 19, 2014

Sony sells 5.3 million PlayStation 4 consoles

Sony Corp. has sold more than 5.3 million PlayStation 4s globally, beating its forecast, as it prepares to release the console in Japan this Saturday. The sales were for the period through Feb. 8, the company said in a statement Tuesday. Sony, which released ...