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PlayStation VR expected to gather 6 million shipments this year

Sony is hoping for a pleasant holiday quarter this year once it launches its PlayStation VR headset. And, afterpre-orders have started piling in, it seems that Taiwanese analysts are, too. Topology Research Institute is forecasting 6 million PlayStation VR unit shipments by the end of the year, compared to 2.3 million Oculus Rifts and 700,000 HTC Vives for 2016. Keep in mind that the PlayStation VR costs $399 and needs a PlayStation 4 — of which there are about 40 million…

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PlayStation VR is out in October

So it’s official then. PlayStation VR will be released this October priced at £349- and by the looks of things it’s selling out fast. But what exactly do you get for your cash? Here’s a closer look at what comes in the PlayStation VR box… First things first, you’ll receive one of those futuristic-looking PlayStation VR headsets. The headset features a 5.7-inch OLED screen with a 1920 x RGB x 1080 resolution, which works out at 960 x RGB x…

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E3 2014: PlayStation 3 and Vita Games Announced, Demonstrated, or Detailed

Playstation 3 Yonge + Eglinton station invasion. Image by hfabulous Sony basically bought every square inch of space at the Yonge & Eglinton subway station to promote the Playstation 3 and its launch day. As this is the eve of the launch of the PS3 here in North America, I thought I’d put a few thoughts down as a sort of time capsule. Mainly for when this generation’s console wars have been decided, I can only assume nothing will be…

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PlayStation 4 Beats PSP to Become the Fastest Selling Console in UK

PlayStation 4 Beats PSP to Become the Fastest Selling Console in UK PlayStation Portable Similar to the launch in North America, the horde of European PlayStation 4 owners trying to log in to the PlayStation Network caused some service disruption over the weekend. Nothing unexpected and the service will be ironed out this week. In the mean … Playstation Portable Image by Claudio Schwarz PlayStation Vita: Two Years Later PlayStation Portable Vita's sales are so soft that Sony rarely talks about…

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The 50 best games on PlayStation Portable

The 50 best games on PlayStation Portable PlayStation Portable Now that Sony's PlayStation Vita is roughly a year and a half old (in the USA, at any rate), it's probably safe to say the eight-year-old PlayStation Portable is officially done. At least, in the minds of the majority of gamers it is. With the portable … August 2013 PlayStation 3, PS Vita & PSP New Releases for North America and … PlayStation Portable With games like Saints Row IV, Madden…