THE DIGITAL DISTRIBUTION DILEMMA

“When we’ve dabbled with backwards compatibility, I can say it is one of those features that is much requested, but not actually used much,” says Ryan. “That, and I was at a Gran Turismo event recently where they had PS1, PS2, PS3 and PS4 games, and the PS1 and the PS2 games, they looked ancient, like why…

REVIEW: TUROK AND TUROK 2: SEEDS OF EVIL (PS4)

DEVELOPERS: Iguana Entertainment (originals)/Nighdive Studios (remasters) PUBLISHERS: Acclaim Entertainment (originals)/Nightdive Studios (remasters) REVIEWED ON: PlayStation 4 (slim) from copies purchased by the author. When players think of the Nintendo 64’s library, they tend to think of big, first party Nintendo titles like Super Mario 64, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of time or four-player party…

MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN: MILES MORALES IS A BIG SELLER FOR SONY

Sony just released their quarter three financial results for last year, and they show that Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales was another big first-party hit for the company behind the PlayStation brand last year. Launching on November 12th, 2020 in select territories and world wide a week later, Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales sold 4.1 million units…

REVIEW: MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN: MILES MORALES

DEVELOPER: Insomniac Games PUBLISHER: Sony Interactive Entertainment REVIEWED ON: PlayStation 4 (Slim) from a copy purchased by the author. At the start of the millennium, Marvel gave birth to the Ultimate Universe as a way to refresh characters like Spider-Man, the X-Men and the Avengers free of decades of continuity that scared away new readers.…

MARVEL’S AVENGERS WILL BE FORWARDS COMPATIBLE ON PLAYSTATION 5

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales won’t be the only Marvel Comics adventure you’ll be able to enjoy on your PlayStation 5 later this year. Announced today via the PlayStation blog, those who purchase the PlayStation 4 version of Marvel’s Avengers will be able to continue to enjoy the game on PlayStation 5 via a free upgrade. From Gary Snethen,…

CHAPTER 14: PLAYSTATION

For my brother and I growing up, video games consoles were produced by two companies: Nintendo and Sega. There was a RadioShack in the T.C Square that had a demo unit for the Turbografx 16 and another in The Village that showcased Panasonic’s 3DO, one of the first CD based systems that impressively played an…

RUMOR: MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN GAME OF THE YEAR EDITION COMING

Marvel’s Spider-Man faced some stiff competition last year during the Game of the Year awards time, and though it ultimately couldn’t defeat Sony’s other first-party hit, God of War (2018), it still captured the hearts of many players, selling 13.2 million copies as of this writing and becoming the best-selling superhero game of all time. A recent leak…