• Sony CEO Says There's "News To Come" About PlayStation's Response To Xbox Game Pass

    12 days ago - By Game Informer

    The Xbox Game Pass was a huge game-changer for Microsoft's ecosystem, so much so that the entire vision of the latest generation of Xbox seems to have made a dramatic shift. While Sony has PlayStation Now, its own subscription service, it doesn't offer what the Xbox Game Pass does but it looks like that could be changing according to a recent interview with CEO Jim Ryan.
    Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Jim Ryan recently opened up to TASS about PlayStation's plans for the future and when the question came up about what the company is doing to compete with the Xbox Game Pass, he mentioned...
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  • Sony's Jim Ryan Thinks Games That Fully Utilize New Console Hardware Will Come Around 2022

    12 days ago - By PlayStation LifeStyle

    Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO, Jim Ryan, has said that video games that fully take advantage of new console hardware are expected to release around 2022.
    Ryan told TASS Russian News Agency that, historically speaking, it's in the second or third year of a console lifecycle that developers fully grasp and utilize new hardware, and make games that can't run on the previous generation of consoles.
    “History will tell you that it's in the second or third year that the developers really hit their stride,” said Ryan. “Developers typically need a little bit of time to familiarize themselves...
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  • GTA Online's Cayo Perico heist rolls out next month

    12 days ago - By VG 247

    Well, we can't say no to visiting a private island, can we?
    A new heist is coming to GTA Online in less than a month. Developer Rockstar Games has revealed that the Cayo Perico Heist is being rolled out on December 15 and has players trying to break into a secure private island. “It's up to you to find a way to breach Cayo Perico, one of the most secure private islands in the entire world, evade or neutralize the heavily armed security forces stationed there, and escape with valuable evidence along with as much art, gold and drug money as you can carry,” the content's website reads...
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  • PlayStation CEO Has 'News to Come' on Response to Xbox Game Pass

    PlayStation CEO Has 'News to Come' on Response to Xbox Game Pass

    12 days ago - By VG Chartz

    PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan in an interview with TASS was asked about Xbox Game Pass and how Sony plans to respond to Microsoft's subscription gaming service.
    Ryan says there is news on a response to Xbox Game and mentioned PlayStation's own subscription service, PlayStation Now.
    "There is actually news to come, but just not today," says Ryan. "We have PlayStation Now which is our subscription service, and that is available in a number of markets."
    With the current success of Xbox Game Pass, it makes sense for Sony to do something similar. One possibility is adding first-party titles on...
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  • Sony Says ‘There's News to Come' in Response to Microsoft's Game Pass

    12 days ago - By PlayStation LifeStyle

    Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO, Jim Ryan, has said that the company's response to Microsoft's popular Game Pass will come in due course, but not right away.
    In an interview with TASS Russian News Agency, Ryan was specifically asked how Sony will respond to Game Pass, to which he said, “There is actually news to come, but just not today. We have PlayStation Now , which is our subscription service, and that is available in a number of markets.”
    Back in September, Ryan said that a subscription model akin to Game Pass isn't “sustainable,” and suggested that Sony has no plans to go down...
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