‘PlayStation 4’ Posts

Twitch on PS4: 7 Tips for New Broadcasters

Jon Carnage's Avatar + Posted by Jon Carnage on Nov 21, 2013


It’s been less than a week since PS4 launched with Twitch broadcasting functionality, and the feedback we’ve been getting from new broadcasters has been phenomenal! To help new streamers ease into the Twitch community – which is already 45 million members strong – here are some tips for first-time broadcasters.

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First Look: PS4’s New UI Revealed

Sid Shuman's Avatar + Posted by Sid Shuman on Nov 14, 2013

With just hours to go until PS4’s debut in North America, it’s time to take a closer look at PS4’s new UI — it’s a slick little piece of work dubbed the Connected User Experience. Sony Network Entertainment Vice President Eric Lempel gave me a full tour, showing off PlayStation Store’s speedy response time (even mid-game), live game broadcasting via Twitch and UStream, and social feeds that show what your friends are buying and watching.

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PS4 Launch: Midnight Event in NYC, 444 PS4s on Sale

Jennifer Clark's Avatar + Posted by Jennifer Clark on Nov 13, 2013


Hey PlayStation fans. If you were unable to preorder a PS4 system, we are happy to announce that we are making 444 additional units available for sale at The Standard, High Line hotel in New York City (848 Washington St) at midnight on November 15th. Lines will start immediately at Washington and Little West 12th, so don’t wait. Only credit cards will be accepted — don’t bring cash!

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PlayStation 4 Launch Events – San Francisco and More

John Koller's Avatar + Posted by John Koller on Nov 11, 2013


Hard to believe, but PlayStation 4’s North American launch is mere days away. We’re tremendously excited for everyone to pick up the system starting Nov. 15 and help usher in the next generation of gaming. If you want to be among the first to pick up a PS4 – and if you are reading the PlayStation Blog, it’s a safe bet that you do – retailers across the country will be open when the clock strikes midnight on Nov. 15. Check out the information below to find a store nearest you.

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13 Digital Entertainment Apps on PS4 at Launch

Phil Rosenberg's Avatar + Posted by Phil Rosenberg on Nov 07, 2013


We know you’ve been waiting anxiously for PS4 to finally arrive and we have exciting news to share with you today. Starting Day One, a number of your favorite digital entertainment services like Netflix and Amazon Instant Video will be available with more coming soon.

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PS4: The Ultimate FAQ – North America

Sid Shuman's Avatar + Posted by Sid Shuman on Oct 30, 2013


With all eyes on PlayStation 4’s North American launch on November 15th, we wanted to provide definitive answers to your questions, both big and small. This list of Frequently Asked Questions is only a start, as certain details are still being finalized in preparation for launch. We will continue to update this FAQ leading up to launch and post-launch, integrating new answers to your questions and additional details as they are confirmed.

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DUALSHOCK 4: Hands-on Impressions from E3

Sid Shuman's Avatar + Posted by Sid Shuman on Jun 14, 2013

DualShock 4 lead

Following its debut at PlayStation’s February 20th event in New York City, DualShock 4 has emerged at E3 in near-final form. Though DualShock 3 has proven to be a capable and dependable wireless controller for years with PlayStation 3, the PS4’s new weapon of choice is clearly an improvement across the board. Here are some quick impressions.

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PlayStation: The Best Place to Play

Jack Tretton's Avatar + Posted by Jack Tretton on Jun 10, 2013

The Best Place to Play

One of the highlights of our event tonight was the official unveil of the PlayStation 4 system and price of $399. The PS4 design is sleek and functional, and contains a powerful system architecture that will enable the industry’s best developers to create amazing titles.

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