playstationlifestyle.net playstationlifestyle.net

Rumor: Remedy Working on PlayStation Exclusive Title With Sony

Remedy Entertainment, the studio behind Control, Alan Wake, and Quantum Break, could be working on a PlayStation exclusive title with Sony, if rumors prove to be true. The title would be one of the five games Remedy currently has in development, but the rumor is backed by a few shaky pieces of evidence, so take it with a grain of salt. PlayStation Studios Global External Producer Claire Bromley has been sharing a number of staffing...

playstationlifestyle.net playstationlifestyle.net

E3 2022 Will be an In-Person Physical Event, Building on the ‘Reimagined’ E3 2021

E3 2021 may have just received its first details today, but The Entertainment Software Association is already looking towards the future. The E3 organizers have confirmed that E3 2022 is planned as an in-person physical event, one that will build on the foundations paved by what the “reimagined” E3 2021 is doing with its virtual “hyper-engaged” event this year. “The ESA looks forward to coming back together to celebrate E3...

playstationlifestyle.net playstationlifestyle.net

PSA: The April 2021 PlayStation Plus Free Games Are Now Available, Including Oddworld: Soulstorm and Days Gone

The new April 2021 PlayStation Plus free games are available to redeem now. While there may be fewer games available this month, it’s got some pretty major releases for players to enjoy. PS5 players can pick up Oddworld: Soulstorm, launching this month free for Plus subscribers. PS4 owners get the opportunity to check out Days Gone and Zombie Army 4: Dead War. These games replace the five free March 2021 titles that just left PS...

playstationlifestyle.net playstationlifestyle.net

E3 2021 Confirmed as an All-Digital Event, No On-Demand Demos, Sony is Once Again Absent

After a number of leaks last week regarding The ESA’s plans for E3 this year, the organizers have finally confirmed E3 2021 and started revealing the first official details about the event. E3 2021—rebranded as the “Electronic Entertainment Experience,” at least for this year—is happening June 12-15 as an all-digital event. This is the first official confirmation we’ve seen of the physical event being canceled, even though...

playstationlifestyle.net playstationlifestyle.net

PSA: It’s the Last Day to Claim the March 2021 PlayStation Plus Free Games

Tomorrow, April 6th, brings a whole new slate of PlayStation Plus free titles, which means today is the last day to redeem the March 2021 PlayStation Plus free games. Final Fantasy VII Remake, Maquette, and more will be leaving the service to make room for the new April games. All together, five games are dropping off tomorrow, including Destruction AllStars. Final Fantasy VII Remake comes just ahead of Final Fantasy VII Remake...

playstationlifestyle.net playstationlifestyle.net

Summer Game Fest Returns for 2021, Including Day of the Devs: Summer Game Fest Edition

Summer Game Fest is returning for 2021, and it will once again include the Double Fine and iam8bit Day of the Devs: Summer Game Fest Edition, featuring “new video game content, including world exclusive news and gameplay, plus video game musical performances.” Last year, industry hype man Geoff Keighley took it upon himself to create Summer Game Fest, a summer-long celebration of games that gathered all of the individual...

playstationlifestyle.net playstationlifestyle.net

The PS3, Vita, and PSP PlayStation Store Closures Will Impact More Than 2000 Digital-Only Games, 120 Exclusives Lost Forever

News of the closure of the PS3, Vita, and PSP PlayStation Stores sparked a lot of concern. First it was discovered that some developers who were still making games for Vita hadn’t been told about the store closures, which created a lot of problems and canceled games. Many also take issue with games being made permanently unavailable, particularly digital-only games that haven’t seen a re-release of some kind physically or on a...

playstationlifestyle.net playstationlifestyle.net

Report: Many Publishers Reserving Their Bigger Main Reveals for Independent Events Outside of E3 2021

E3 2021 is just 10 weeks away and we’ve still heard very little from The ESA regarding what this year’s event will (or won’t) entail. New reports now indicate that even if publishers and exhibitors opt to participate, they’ll be saving their bigger main reveals for other events outside of E3. These may come in the form of independent events, like Sony’s PlayStation State of Play and the Square Enix Presents showcase, or at...

playstationlifestyle.net playstationlifestyle.net

Report: Footage of New Call of Duty: Warzone Cold War-era Map Leaks Via in-Production Live Action Ad, Featuring Young Thug, Gunna, Druski, and Jack Harlow

Rumors and reports abound that Call of Duty: Warzone’s Verdansk is getting set for some huge changes soon. Now footage alleged to be the new Cold War-era map has leaked thanks to an in-production live-action advertisement for Warzone’s next big iteration, featuring Young Thug, Gunna, Druski, and Jack Harlow. The original footage, which was quickly removed, showed a pre-viz concept for the advertisement, and featured images of...

playstationlifestyle.net playstationlifestyle.net

Days Gone and Zombie Army 4 Join Oddworld: Soulstorm in the April 2021 Free PS Plus Games

While we already knew about Oddworld: Soulstorm coming to the April 2021 PlayStation Plus free games collection—thanks to the reveal during the recent February State of Play—two more games are also set to join the lineup on April 6th. Days Gone and Zombie Army 4: Dead War will also be free for subscribers to redeem, marking another pretty big month for PS Plus. The April 2021 PS Plus free games will go live on April 6th, 2021, and...