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The recent Ori announcement was honoring prior commitments.

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Microsoft Says It Has "No Further Plans" to Bring Exclusives to Other Consoles

The recent Ori announcement was honoring prior commitments.

Starting Screen | Sony's Insomniac Acquisition is Its First Major Salvo in the PS5 Generation

Exclusives matter more than ever... or do they?

In Death Stranding, You Can Pee and Meet Holographic Geoff Keighley. Not Necessarily at the Same Time

We got a big stream of new Death Stranding footage today.

Sony Acquires Ratchet and Clank, Spider-Man Dev Insomniac Games

The longtime partner of Sony's is jumping aboard.

PUBG Is Getting Cross-Play on Xbox One and PS4, but Not PC

The consoles are going to crossover, but PC doesn't get an invite.

"There is a Benefit for Lying [About Loot Boxes]"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | The industry, academics, and watchdogs weigh in on the loot box debate for the FTC in a week full of big issues.

Death Stranding's Absence From a Sony Exclusives List Has Folks Wondering

PC speculation is coming up again.

Microsoft, Nintendo, Sony and Other Game Companies Unite Around the Issue of Loot Box Odds

Several publishers are set to disclose odds by 2020 at the latest.

No Man's Sky Storage - Inventory Management Tips, Increase Storage in No Man's Sky

Here's some sure-fire ways to tame a cramped inventory

Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled is Adding Microtransactions

You can still earn currency in-game.

Microsoft CEO Says Cloud Gaming Partnership Is "All Driven By Sony"

The partnership to push cloud gaming forward was pushed by Sony, it seems.

Fans Are Vowing to Boycott Pokemon Sword and Shield, but Here's How That's Gone in the Past

People aren't shy about airing their opinions on games in development, but are developers listening?

Final Fantasy 7 Remake is the Latest Game to Get a Dreams Knockoff

It looks slightly ropy, but still very impressive.

NPD: Super Mario Maker 2 Leads June, Switch Continues to Outsell Other Consoles

But Mortal Kombat 11 still sits at the top.

PS4 Hidden Trophies Have Secretly Been Visible All Along

The real magic was inside you this whole time. And inside your PlayStation 4.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Teaser Posted By Xbox Germany Was An "Internal Mistake"

This odd slip-up makes us curious about a potential new platform.

"G2A Do Not Care About the People Who Make Games"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | It's all about indies this week as small developers have it out with G2A, discuss marketing strategies, fumble through PR gaffs, and move to the Epic Games Store.

The Best Games of 2019 After Six Months

Our ongoing list of what we believe are the best video games of 2019.

Sony Replaces PES With Detroit: Become Human In July's PlayStation Plus Lineup

It also includes Heavy Rain, which is nice.

Spider-Man PS4 Gets Two Far From Home Suits Today

The Marvel movie crosses over into the Marvel game.

PlayStation 5 Will Focus on Graphics-Heavy Titles

Sony is positioning the next PlayStation as a device for more hardcore players.

Sony Considering New Studio Acquisitions Ahead of PS5 Launch

SIE CEO Jim Ryan says content is "more important than ever before."

Axe of the Blood God's Visit to Final Fantasy 7's Gold Saucer Ends in Blood and Tears

Only '90s kids remember mass shootings at an amusement park being used as a throwaway story device. Also: Chatter about Slay the Spire, Bloodstained, and a big apology for screwing up the TurboGrafx-16 Console Quest.

The Developers Who Never Gave Up

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Stories of ongoing or aspiring success from studios big and small that had rough starts on games such as Fallout 76, No Man's Sky, and Anthem.

Easy Ways to Increase PS4 Download Speed and Get Faster PSN Downloads

How to increase your PS4's download speed and get your games downloaded faster. Improve your PS4's download speed for free or at a cost. No longer be plagued by slow PSN download speeds with this guide explaining why PS4 download speeds are slow.

The Dream of a New Ape Escape Game Might Not Be Dead

A 20th anniversary celebration seems to be teasing something more on the horizon.

Gran Turismo Sport Demos Stunningly Realistic Rain Weather Effects for the First Time

Gameplay footage genuinely looks live-action.

PlatinumGames Studio Head Says It's "Hard To Get Excited" About Next-Gen

He's looking to places like cloud platforms for innovation.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake New Details: Original Events, Honey Bee Inn Cross-Dressing, and More

Tetsuya Nomura reveals even more details for Final Fantasy 7 Remake.

Starting Screen | How the Second Half of 2019 is Shaping Up for Video Games Now That E3 is Over

We take a look at the upcoming release schedule and identify one potential juggernaut.

"If We Are Going to Do [E3] as an Industry, Then We Need to Be Into It"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | The theme of this year's E3 2019? Subscriptions and streaming, with every major company either participating or at least weighing in on the coming wave of services.

Xbox Boss Phil Spencer Says E3 Just Isn't the Same Without Sony

Without the friendly rivalry, E3 suffered a little bit.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Will Support Next-Gen Consoles, Square Enix CEO Confirms

So whether you're on the PS4 or PS5, you'll have Final Fantasy 7 Remake.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Replaces Longtime Cloud Strife Voice Actor

Steve Burton will be stepping down from the role after 17 years.

The Actual Winners and Losers of E3 2019

Tired: Ray-tracing, 8K graphics, and bombshell announcements. Wired: Pitbulls, pee scandals, and grannies who kill.

Best Retro Video Game Consoles 2019

From the NES Classic to the Sega Genesis Classic, we break down the best retro video game consoles you should buy—and which ones you should avoid.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake E3 2019 Demo Breakdown: Sephiroth vs. Cloud, Shinra HQ Details, and Egg and Chips

Everything we notice in last night's big Final Fantasy 7 Remake reveal.

Elden Ring is FromSoftware's Collaboration With Game of Thrones' George R.R. Martin Based on New Leak

A new project by Dark Souls director Hidetaka Miyazaki and author George R.R. Martin.

Storylines to Watch Heading Into E3 2019, From Streaming to Next-Gen Consoles

E3 is next week and we want answers to the most pressing video game questions of 2019.

"I Think Some Companies Point at Fortnite as Sort of an Excuse for Why Their Titles Didn't Do Well"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | The industry is in tremendous upheaval as console rivals bury the ax and streaming threatens to disrupt the market.

The Troubled Uncharted Movie Finally Gets a 2020 Release Date

Nathan Drake is one step closer to becoming a movie star.

The Games That Won't Be at E3 2019, Including The Elder Scrolls 6 and Beyond Good and Evil 2

A few studios are clearing up why they won't be in attendance.

Sony CEO Says PS5 Backward Compatibility is More Important Now Than Any Previous Generation

More details about PS5 backward compatibility from the boss of PlayStation.

Sony CEO: There is "No Scenario Where PlayStation and Xbox Platforms Combine"

Sony and Microsoft are working together on streaming, but don't expect an XStation anytime soon.

E3 2019 Check-In: Looking Back on the State of the Announcements From E3 2018

Where are they now, E3 2018 edition.

PlayStation Preview Program Will Test 16-Player Parties

Now if only I had 15 friends.

We Rewatched Death Stranding's Old Trailers and Now We Have a Bunch of New Theories

Turns out those old trailers have some gold buried away.

Apple TV Support For Xbox One and DualShock 4 Controllers is Coming

A more familiar gaming experience is on its way.

"The Move to Streaming Is Upon Us"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Sony is convinced on-demand gaming is imminent in part because roughly 5% of PS4 owners used Remote Play at least once in the past year.

More Death Stranding Details Emerge From Trailer, Site, and Kojima Himself

We're getting a clearer picture of how this game actually plays.

E3 2019 Rumor Roundup

The down-low on all the rumors being discussed in quiet whispers in the lead up to E3 2019.

The Death Stranding Trailer Analysis: Our Biggest Takeaways

A few answers, and a lot more questions.

PlayStation Plus Free Games For June Gives You a Chance to Catch Up on the Borderlands Series

Sonic Mania and Borderlands: The Handsome Collection headline June's free PS Plus games.

It's True, Death Stranding is Releasing on PS4 This November

The Norman Reedus delivery game is coming this fall to PS4.

Death Stranding Leaks Suggest a 2019 Release Date and Reveal Pre-Order Bonuses

We could be stranded by death this year, even.

Rumor: The Last of Us 2 Release Info Will be Revealed Soon

Naughty Dog's latest could get a release date right before E3.

The Next-Gen PSVR Could Have Double the Resolution and No Wires

These are the features you can expect in future VR headsets.

The Makers of Tetris Effect Are Targeting Next-Gen Consoles for Next Game

Better hardware means more effects to put in the Tetris.

"Today's Digital Entertainment Ecosystem Is an Online Gauntlet for Children"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | A Republican senator's loot box and pay-to-win legislation has the support of Democrats and the industry shows itself in various states of preparation for the coming fight.

Developers Like Capcom and Paradox Could Already Be Testing Their Games on Microsoft's xCloud Streaming Service

xCloud has been deployed to Azure servers near key game developers.

April 2019 Sales Rankings: Mortal Kombat 11 Tops April NPD Charts on All Platforms Including Switch

NetherRealms' latest fighter hits an impressive milestone.

The Last of Us Part 2 and Death Stranding Still Coming to PS4 Despite Impending PS5 Transition, Sony Confirms

Despite next-gen rumors swirling, Sony is still bringing big games to the PS4.

Watch the PS5 Crush the PS4 in Spider-Man Load Time Demo

Zipping around New York is going to get a whole lot faster.

Starting Screen | Why 2019 Has Thus Far Been an Underwhelming Year for Games

After being spoiled for two solid years, we've hit a major lull. Will it get better in the second half?

Sony to Create Films And Shows Based on PlayStation Catalog of Games

PlayStation Productions will work to bring Sony properties into new media.

"Right Now We Don't Have Any One Group Taking an Unbiased View on Loot Crates"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | For an industry that swears it doesn't have a problem with exploitative monetization, gaming sure talks a lot about exploitative monetization

Sony and Microsoft Set Aside Differences to Tackle Next-Gen Gaming's New Frontier: Cloud Streaming

This could mean big things for both PlayStation and Xbox game streaming.

Nintendo Switch Surpasses PlayStation 4 Sales in Japan But Lags Behind DS and 3DS

But it still has some room for growth compared to its handheld siblings.

The Last of Us 2 Ready to "Close Out" Development

New job postings suggest Last of Us 2's development is at the beginning of the end.

How That Amazing Dreams Metal Gear Solid Remake is Trying to Avoid a Copyright Takedown

Fears of DMCA takedowns will result in a different endgame.

Here's a Two Hour Documentary About Sony Santa Monica's Struggle to Revive God of War

Raising Kratos is a full-length film about how God of War was made.

MediEvil PS4 Release Date - Trailer, Gameplay, Remake Details - Everything we Know

Here's your guide to the MediEvil Remake for PS4, including the release date, all gameplay and trailers, and more.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Gets First New Trailer in Years, More Teased for E3

Sony's PlayStation Direct teased Square Enix's highly anticipated remake.

Here's a New Look at the MediEvil PS4 Remake

MediEvil is coming this October.

The 25 Best PS4 Games: Now Updated for 2019

Our rotating list of the best PS4 games, now updated again for May 2019!

Sony's New State of Play This Week Looks at the PS4 MediEvil Remake and Debuts a New Game

"But what about—" No PlayStation 5 news. Sorry.

AMD Says PS5 Has "Secret Sauce" Sony Hasn't Revealed Yet

Sony still has some tricks up its sleeves for the PS5.

Starting Screen | How Resident Evil 2's Second Playthrough Manages to Still Be Surprising

How one of the year's best games makes its corridors worth revisiting immediately.

Death Stranding is About Being Connected to the Internet But Disconnected From the Real World, Kojima Says

Kojima revealed more about Death Stranding at a film festival this week.

Resident Evil 2, Kingdom Hearts 3, and More on Sale for PSN Golden Week

Celebrate this Japanese holiday in the states with good deals.

Sony Tells Us When PS5 Won't be Releasing

Don't expect the PlayStation 5 until April, 2020 at the earliest. PS4 is still going strong.

Why There Are No More Marvel Cinematic Universe Games

Once upon a time, there were MCU games. (They weren't good.)

Days Gone Getting an Ultra Hard Setting After Launch

Along with more free content in the summer.

E3 2019 Press Conference Schedule Adds Square Enix, UploadVR, and More

Square Enix takes Sony's old E3 presser time slot.

What's the Most Painful Game Save You've Ever Lost? Players Share Their Stories

A cartridge's save battery is finite. Just like a parent's love.

"The Fact That We're Still So Afraid of a Topic Like Weed Instead of Murder Simulators [...], It's Shocking"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Console news abound, games are banned and restricted, and big companies continue to get even bigger.

Days Gone Gets a Fashion Collaboration With Diesel, Complete With Expensive Denim Jackets

To dress like you're ready for a zombie apocalypse will apparently cost you.

The Last of Us Part 2 Has Finished Shooting Its Final Scene

Director Neil Druckmann teases the end for The Last of Us Part 2.

Sony Reportedly Blocked Cross-Platform Character Transfers for Destiny 2

A popular feature could have come to Destiny 2.

"Accessibility Means Options, Not Easy Gameplay"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Privilege checks all around as the industry discusses difficulty, accessibility, and the idea of gaming as a meritocracy.

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