The PS4’s new media player is perfect for torrents

Sony is finally adding a dedicated media player app to the PS4, announcing the news via a blog post before its E3 press conference. PS4 users will see the new app’s icon appear in their console’s content area — they simply select it to download the software from the PS Store....

Destiny's New Subclasses Detailed During E3 2015

Destiny is getting a new expansion this fall called The Taken King. One of its biggest new features is a trio of subclasses being added to the game, and developer Bungie’s website has revealed some details on their new moves and skills. Warlocks, Hunters, and Titans each have two...

$150 Xbox One Controller Release Date and New Details Revealed at E3 2015

Microsoft has confirmed pricing and availability details for the just-announced Xbox One controller. The “Elite” pad, which comes with swappable components, will launch in October for $150, a Microsoft representative confirmed to GameSpot this evening. Here’s everything that comes with the package, courtesy of Microsoft. Xbox Elite Wireless Controller...

Sony E3 2015 Press Conference Trailer Roundup

Sony’s E3 conference was eventful. Several games were announced, and others got new gameplay demos. There were a lot of trailers, and it’s hard to keep track of them all. That’s why we’ve gathered them all in one place. Check out every trailer from Sony’s E3 press conference below,...

Privacy advocates quit facial-recognition group in protest

Starting in February of last year, privacy advocates joined with marketing and retail industry leaders to look for common ground on consumer surveillance. The goal was to produce a voluntary code of conduct for companies using facial recognition in their business, overseen by the Department of Commerce. Now, that group...

Firewatch is announced for PlayStation 4 at E3 2015

Sandwiched among the likes of The Last Guardian and the Shenmue III Kickstarter, Firewatch was one of many independently developed games spotlighted at Sony’s E3 2015 press conference. It’s a mystery starring Henry, a seemingly isolated fire lookout in a Wyoming forest in 1989. Guided by Delilah, a puzzling...

Sony at E3 2015: the 11 most important announcements

Microsoft’s events are a bit of a wild card. Will it bore you to tears with statistics or show you a wild HoloLens demo? Sony tends to follow a set strategy: overwhelm you with game after game after game. Tonight, that meant some long-expected sequels, a few re-showings of...

PlayStation Vue Announced at E3 2015

Sony announced its plans to launch PlayStation Vue, a new cloud-based TV service that will bring “live TV, movies and sports without a cable or satellite subscription.” The new video streaming service will launch with support from a number of networks, including Showtime, Fox Soccer, and a brand new...

Sony Announces Shenmue III, Final Fantasy VII Remake

Sony drops two games that fans have been waiting for for over a decade at its E3 conference. The post Sony Announces Shenmue III, Final Fantasy VII Remake appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: Chris Kohler Powered by WPeMatico...

Shenmue 3 is real and it may be the biggest Kickstarter yet

You might notice a theme in Sony’s E3 2015 event: video games people assumed would never happen are actually being announced. The Last Guardian got a released date. Final Fantasy 7 got a remake. And now Shenmue 3 has a Kickstarter. Shenmue 3 is planned to be released on...