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PS4 backwards compatibility dilemma: Gaikai Vs. hardware based emulation?

Sony was the first company to truly embrace backwards compatibility when it released the PS2. It was a pioneering move and it helped garner a ton of loyalty for the PlayStation brand. For the first time gamer’s past  vid...


Sony’s First-Party Devs Vs. Third-party Devs next Generation.

For the larger part of this generation Sony have dominated most third-party studios when it comes to graphical prowess. One needs to only look at Sony’s past and upcoming games. Games like Killzone 2 and The Last of Us cl...


Missed Opportunities: The PlayStation Phone

  Missed Opportunities will be a reoccurring segment on Sony-gamer.com and will be a piece where I look at things that Sony could have executed better. We all know there’s a ton of them so if you have one you̵...



Next Xbox concerns

We all know Xbox 360 has played the foil to the PS3 this generation, and the competition has pushed both platforms to exceed gamer’s expectations. And with the next generation Xbox and PlayStation launches imminent I feel...


PlayStation 4 should have a subscription based pricing model.

It has recently been revealed  that Microsoft is widening its offer with retailers to allow customers to buy an Xbox 360 with a two-year service contract. The contract consists of users paying a reduced upfront cost for the 36...


I hope Sony goes away, So people won’t have anything to cry about

Recently I read an article on Penny Arcade called, “Why Sony, and the PlayStation brand, could be in more trouble than you think,” written by Ben Kuchera. While the article brings up some valid points I feel as thou...



My Coolest moments in PlayStation 3 history: Cheers! To the good times.

These are just some of the cool things that have happened over the life of the PS3 that I look back fondly on. While these may not be everyone’s favorite moments they are still great moments in PS3 history. And if you can...


Games that would get the PS4 off to an amazing launch

With the growing anticipation of the PS4, Orbis, or whatever Sony decide to name their next console, one thing is for certain, it will need amazing games to get it off the ground at launch. In the day and age where gamers have ...


Sony’s Ideology: Put the Gamers First And how it will help them next generation

Sony’s Ideology and why PlayStation gamers are so adamant about the brand.  First lets look at the meaning of the word Ideology:  The body of ideas reflecting the social needs and aspirations of an individual, group, cl...



Why Sony should strive to have the most powerful console Next generation

Many gamers and press like to blame Sony’s incessant need to have the most powerful console as the reason as to why they are in last place this generation . While that may be true I’d like to look at the other side ...