Playstation 3

If consoles could talk: A final word with the PlayStation 3

With the PlayStation 4 finally here and the PlayStation 3 beginning its long goodbye, we sat down with the outgoing console and had a few words about its history.

Gaming

Resistance, SOCOM, MAG, and GT5 lose PS3 online play in 2014

Sony confirms plans to shut down the online features for a handful of PlayStation 3 games in 2014, including all three Resistance titles, two SOCOMs, MAG, and Gran Turismo 5.

Gaming

Delve into a century of music on PlayStation devices with the Qello app

Video content-streaming provider Qello brings live concerts and music documentaries in HD to Sony's PlayStation hardware, starting with a just-launched PlayStation 3 app and planned releases on the PlayStation 4 and PS Vita.

Gaming

PlayStation 4 costs $400 to buy, $381 to build

The parts and manufacturing cost to Sony for the PlayStation 4 falls below the retail price of the console. This is a marked difference from the PlayStation 3, which was always sold at a loss.

Gaming

‘Destiny’ beta coming to PlayStation first

Bungie offers up a new trailer for Destiny along with confirmation that the game's early 2014 beta will be available first on Sony's PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 platforms.

Gaming

Choose your ‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’ pre-order bundle wisely

'Call of Duty: Ghosts' may be arriving on current-gen consoles on Nov. 5, but that doesn't mean it's too late to pre-order the Infinity Ward's upcoming FPS. Check out our roundup of some of the better pre-order bundles so you can land the best deal in town.

Gaming

Secrets and cheats for ‘Grand Theft Auto 5’

'Grand Theft Auto V' is nothing short of ambitious and expansive, but where are those beloved cheat codes we all know and love? Here are some of the latest cheats, tips and tricks for the blockbuster title so you can live life in Los Santos to the fullest.

Gaming

Wiggle your “Long Mover” in the vividly surreal ‘Hohokum’ for PS4

Sony Santa Monica teams with UK-based developer Honeyslug Games and artist Richard Hogg for a surreal exploration of color and sound in 'Hohokum,' coming in 2014 to PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation Vita.

Gaming

Jetsetter: A new Ratchet & Clanks means new bushy eyebrows

This week in Jetsetter, we look at what kind of awesomeness people can expect from the Japanese version of the last Ratchet & Clank game on PlayStation 3. Meanwhile, bad news for Arma 3 developer Bohemia Interactive, and disappointing changes in an Asian RPG.

Gaming

Netflix gamifies content recommendations on the PS3 with “Max”

Looking for a new way to encourage more Netflix Instant users to use ratings tools, Netflix is launching a voice assistant called Max on the PlayStation 3 which is tied into a batch of mini-games.

Gaming

Whether you’re on PS3/Vita or PC, ‘Hotline Miami’ delivers outstanding puzzle/action play

'Hotline Miami' comes to PlayStation 3 and PS Vita in almost exactly the same form that it did last year on PC. This is great news for fans of excellent games, thanks to Dennaton Games' near-perfect execution on their action/puzzle concept.

Gaming

So ‘Diablo III’ apparently drove our writer insane

Blizzard shocked the world when it showed up at Sony's February PlayStation reveal event with Diablo 3, and now we've seen and been sold by the reality of a console version of the game.

E3

‘Diablo 3’ confirmed for September release on Xbox 360 and PS3

Blizzard's console version of Diablo 3 will appear on Xbox 360 as well as PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. The console version of the game was previously announced only for the PlayStation consoles.

Gaming

The ‘Console War’ is so last decade: How everyone wins with Xbox One and PlayStation 4

Microsoft and Sony roll out different messaging in the next generation gaming console announcements only to meet in the middle with the industry's most balanced gaming hardware showdown in years.

Gaming

‘Gran Turismo 6’ officially confirmed, coming to PlayStation 3 this fall

A blank product page on the official Gran Turismo website suggests that Sony could be preparing to unveil 'Gran Turismo 6.' Previous clues hinted that the racing simulator could release on PlayStation 3 and PS Vita, as well as the PlayStation 4.

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