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Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time Sneaks in a New Trailer
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Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time is set to releaseon both the PlayStation 3 and the PlayStation Vita on February 5th, 2013. In anticipation for the fourth entry in the popular thieving racoon series, we’ve got a new gameplay trailer demonstrating … Continue reading

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Tomb Raider Will Not Be “Better” than Uncharted

The word is out: Lara Croft is apparently going to have a better game than Nathan Drake. The genius predictors cite things like her games originally innovating the genre itself and the beautiful new game she is set to star … Continue reading

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What If: Sony and Nintendo Hadn’t Cancelled the SNES-CD?

Welcome to the first in a series of hypothetical questions about the history of the PlayStation. This series explore how the video game industry could have turned out differently had a few key details about the development and life of the PlayStation … Continue reading

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Sony to Debut Wii U-esque Cross-Controller Feature – How Does it Work?
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Back at E3 Sony hinted at this feature that would allow players to essentially use their Vitas as a replacement for the PS3 controller. This feature is great for owners of both platforms because it takes the integration of their … Continue reading

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Mass Effect Trilogy Review – All Three Games on PS3 at Last
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Mass Effect is one of the best and most engaging video game franchises of this or any generation, I don’t think many people would dispute this claim. Bioware not only created believable characters in a believable universe, but they let … Continue reading

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The 2013 Sony Wishlist

2012 was an excited year for gaming all around and I’m hoping 2013 will be just as, if not more, awesome. The holiday spirit is upon us and I’ve compiled my own personal list of things I hope Sony follows … Continue reading

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Rec Center: PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale May Not See Any Tournament Love

These days it seems that every fighting game that is released gets its shot in tournaments.  Unfortunately, unlike Nintendo’s Smash Bros. series, PlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale has not seen any tournament love at either local regional fighting game tournaments or … Continue reading

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6 Ways Sony Can Maintain PSN as the Gold Standard on the PS4

As the Dean of PlayStation University, I love the PlayStation brand. With that being said, it’s often easy to overlook the flaws of the things you love. This article is to serve as a critical evaluation of Sony’s PSN and … Continue reading

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PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale Review – Smashing Fun

Let’s get it out of the way at the very beginning: this game is not only clearly similar to, but is probably inspired by Nintendo’s party brawler franchise: Super Smash Bros. Both games feature up to four-player consecutive fight fests … Continue reading

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Sony’s Stance: Once You Hack, You May Never Go Back

Consumers running unauthorized or pirated software may have their access to the PlayStation®Network and access to Sony Entertainment Network services through PlayStation®3 system terminated permanently. Continue reading

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