• Xbox's Aaron Greenberg Wonders If The Price Of First Party Software Matters With Game Pass

    15 days ago - By Gaming Bolt

    As these new consoles start coming out next month, there's much to be very excited about, but one thing that has been a damper for a lot of people has been the issue of price: specifically the raise from $59.99 to $69.99. The price has been standard in the US for over a decade now, but the industry has decided it's time to hike (with other regions getting an even bigger spike). Sony, as the biggest current platform holder and the effective market leader, announced that they would be also be part of the hike , seemingly causing the biggest domino to fall. But what about Microsoft? Well...
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  • PS5 Value is Obvious When it Comes to Next-Gen Game Prices, Says PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan

    PS5 Value is Obvious When it Comes to Next-Gen Game Prices, Says PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan

    15 days ago - By VG Chartz

    PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan in an interview with Naver was asked about the higher prices for multiple games for the next-generation consoles. He says the value for the PlayStation 5 is "obvious" as it delivers a "truly next-generation" experience.
    Some confirmed games with higher prices for the next-generation of $69.99 include 2K Games' NBA 2K21 , Gearbox Publishing's Godfall , Activision's Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War , and Sony's Demon's Souls and Destruction All Stars. Ubisoft is one major publisher that will not be increasing the price of its games this fall.
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  • PS5's Value is “Obvious” - PlayStation CEO on Next-Gen Game Prices

    PS5's Value is “Obvious” - PlayStation CEO on Next-Gen Game Prices

    15 days ago - By Gaming Bolt

    Next-gen is going to bring with it raised standard prices for games from various publishers. The likes of Take-Two Interactive , Gearbox , and Activision have already begun the process of hiking their prices, as have Sony , who've also become the first platform holder to make the switch.
    There's been much debate on the topic of raised prices for games next-gen, to no one's surprise, and as far as PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan is concerned, the value that the PS5 is offering will justice the prices.
    Speaking in an interview with Naver , when asked about higher prices for next-gen games, Ryan...
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