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PlayStation’s Twitter account has stated that the PS4 System Update 1.52 is coming soon. The update will improve system stability. Users can enable auto download and leave the system in standby mode to automatically download the update when it drops.
Check out this video on how to get Gran Turismo 6 credits really easily. No need for microtransactions when you got this.
The Order 1886 is already one of the best looking console games coming to the PS4. However, Ready at Dawn lead designer Andrea Pessino, says the game’s graphical fidelity “definitely exceeds the trailer”. Watch the trailer below.
Sony has published a patent for a “Flat Joystick Controller”. This could be a revamped PlayStation Move controller for the PS4. More details below.
Sony’s PS4 system is selling quite well around the world, as the firm has announced the PS4 has sold over 80,000 units since launching two weeks ago. More details and troll bait here.
Sony might be prepping another God of War Collection, this time for the PS Vita. A new rating has shown that the collection is indeed coming to the PS Vita. More details here, thanks Anti for the tip!
Online retailer Zavvi has threatened legal action against customers who were accidentally shipped free PS Vitas by mail.
PlayStation Plus members can pick up Borderlands 2 on PS3 tomorrow after the update. More details and information here. Check out the link for a bunch of holiday discounts as well. Thanks Amigaengine for the tip!
Sony has issued a brand new system update for the PS Vita tonight. PS Vita 3.01 update is live. It’s a mandatory download right now, but we’re not sure what it does. More details when they come.
Tiger Direct is selling the 3G or WiFi PS Vita for $139.99. You’ll pay $179.99 at check-out, but there is a $40 mail-in rebate with the offer. Grab yours here, and don’t forget the mail-in rebate here.
Many PS4 users are reporting being kicked out online gameplay sessions. This includes games like Call of Duty, Battlefield 4, and Killzone Shadow Fall. These users are getting a messages saying they need PS Plus to play online, although they already have it. More details and information here.
Sony has launched a brand new value bundle in Japan. It comes with the new PS Vita 2000, a 16GB memory card, a soft case, protective screens, AC adapter and power cord, and a download code for Dokodemo Issho & Koneko mo Issho. The Price is 22,000 yen, which is about $214. Different colors and pics below.
Battlefield 4 is the top downloaded PS4 game on PSN. See the full chart of games below. Thanks Anti for the tip!
A lot of fans are upset with Gran Turismo 6′s pricey microtransactions. Sony has issued a statement on the matter, stating that they are “completely optional” and they are “not required.”
Scott Lowe takes a good look at the PS Vita TV. The system is region locked, so don’t import it unless you know Japanese.
YouTuber brawlmaster012 has a brand new video giving his reasons why the console wars are pointless.
Sony has a short thank you video to all the European players who purchased the system. Watch it below.
Sony’s PS4 is on a record setting pace. Sales are past 2.1 million units as of December first. Sony announced these numbers at the Japanese PlayStation Awards. More details through the link.
AusGamers got to sit down with Killzone Shadow Fall dev lead Eric Boljes, and they discussed reviews, gameplay, and more.
Despite all the press over Sony’s PS4 sales, the reality of the situation is the company is still bleeding money and needs cut costs. According to the nypost.com, Sony has a moribund business, and is looking for a new board member to help jump-start business. Read the full story here, and get my take past the link.
Sony’s PS Vita Memory cards are a bit pricey. But GameStop has slashed the price down to $19.99 for a 16GB memory card. The deal is online only, and of course only in the US. Grab yours here.
Sony’s Fergal Gara isn’t worried about the PS4′s supply situation after an amazing PS4 launch. He has stated that supply will be replenished quickly, and asks for patience.
The PlayStation 4 had a big launch in the UK. The sales reports are in, and Sony’s system managed to sell 250,000 units over the weekend. The PS4 has already beat out the Wii U’s LTD numbers and handily beat out the Xbox One’s opening numbers. My take past the link.
Sony has begun announced PS4 + PS Vita bundles, that put both devices in one package to compliment each other with features like remote play. And according to Sony, the first wave of bundles will be priced “under £500″. More details past the link.
Sony has released a brand new trailer highlighting the advantages of having a PS Vita and PS4. Watch the trailer past the break.
Amazon is holding a bunch of Black Friday deals on their website. You can pick up Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix for $19.99, saving $20. Or you can pick up the highly rated Tearaway on PS Vita for $29.99 saving $10 as well. Click on the hyper links to get the deals.