Tag Archive: ps4

Your next-gen console is a big time power hog

That powerful console in your living room could be driving up your electric bill. A new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council specifically calls out the PS4, Xbox One and Wii U as huge… Continue reading

PS4 outsells Xbox One, Titanfall tops charts in stellar March

Gamers may not be buying a ton of games these days, but they’re sure gobbling up game systems. Sales of video game hardware in March were up a massive 78 percent in March… Continue reading

‘The Last of Us’ is headed to the PS4

The game many people consider to be the best to ever grace the PlayStation 3 is coming to the PlayStation 4. A ‘remastered’ version of Naughty Dog’s critical and commercial smash The Last… Continue reading

5 hidden costs of game consoles

You’ve scrimped and saved, skipping lunches and selling old games on eBay, and now, finally, you’ve got the $400 or $500 you need for a next-generation console. But despite what the price tag… Continue reading

Video game brain drain: Top execs leave industry

As the video game industry says goodbye to one generation of hardware, it’s also saying goodbye to a number of high-profile names. In the past several weeks, well-known, high-ranking executives at Microsoft’s Xbox division… Continue reading

Sony unveils its own virtual reality headset for PlayStation 4

Virtual reality just got a lot more real. After months of whispers, Sony confirmed Tuesday evening that it’s working on a virtual reality headset for the PS4. And while it didn’t give any… Continue reading

Report details biggest problems with next generation consoles

Everyone’s a critic. And when the subject is next generation consoles, they’re especially ferocious. Sometimes that’s legitimate. Sometimes, it’s user error. (And sometimes, it’s an odd mix of both.) Fixya has dug through… Continue reading

Is the Xbox One in trouble?

Roughly three months after the Xbox One hit stores, its price was cut. On February 24, Microsoft lowered the retail price of its next generation console in the UK from £429.99 to £399.99, the equivalent… Continue reading

Sony sells 5.3 million PlayStation 4 systems, extends console war lead

The PlayStation 4 is fast becoming a juggernaut. In a statement early Tuesday, Sony announced that sales of their flagship next-gen console have topped 5.3 million units worldwide through February 8. That’s significantly… Continue reading

Xbox One outsells PlayStation 4 in December, overall games sales down in 2013

The Xbox One might have won December, but the PS4 is winning the war. According to brick and mortar retail tracker The NPD Group, both of Microsoft’s consoles outperformed Sony’s in the final… Continue reading