Can PlayStation 5’s Exclusives Cover Up Sony’s Shortcomings?September 14, 2020 | Matthew Byrd
It’s impossible to overstate how successful the PlayStation brand had been. The original PlayStation debuted at a time when Sega and Nintendo seemingly controlled the video game industry. Over the years, though, the PlayStation became so popular among such … Read More
PlayStation 5 Box Art May Hint At the Future of PlayStation ExclusivesJuly 9, 2020 | Matthew Byrd
The reveal of the box art for upcoming PS5 title Spider-Man: Miles Morales probably doesn’t seem like a big deal. After all, it’s just a picture of a jeweled case and some cover art, right?
While there’s some … Read More
PlayStation 5’s Design and the Ugliest Game Consoles EverJune 17, 2020 | Matthew Byrd
The reveal of the PlayStation 5 design has inspired a…passionate reaction. While not ever response to the console’s looks is negative, there are some who are being very vocal about their displeasure. Some are even calling it one of … Read More
Why Some PS5 Games Should Run on PS4May 31, 2020 | Matthew Byrd
Recently, Sony shot down the idea that some PS5 games will run on the PS4. To some, it seemed like a silly idea in the first place. Why would next-gen games run on current-gen consoles? It’s never been that … Read More
Are the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X Controllers “Boring?”April 8, 2020 | Matthew Byrd
With the reveal of the PlayStation 5 DualSense and the previous reveal of the Xbox Series X controller, two major pieces of the next-gen puzzle have found their place in the race for console superiority.
As is always the … Read More
Can the PS5 Survive a $500 Price Tag?February 21, 2020 | Matthew Byrd
Reports indicate that Sony is struggling to finalize the PS5’s price. The data is unconfirmed at this time, but it sounds like the current costs of manufacturing a PS5 is about $450 a unit. The problem is that Sony … Read More
Why PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X Will Depend on Single-Player GamesJanuary 24, 2020 | Matthew Byrd
I’ve always supported single-player games, but there was a point in my life when I would actively root against multiplayer titles. There was really no good reason why, but in my mind, at that time, I saw multiplayer games … Read More
PlayStation 5: Five Possible Launch GamesOctober 8, 2019 | Matthew Byrd
Sony recently shocked absolutely nobody by confirming their next console will be called the PlayStation 5 and that it will release late in 2020. Now, though, questions regarding the console turn to some of the more interesting specifics.
With … Read More
PlayStation 5: Why Price Matters More Than PowerMay 2, 2019 | Matthew Byrd
The PlayStation 5 is coming. Granted, we don’t know when it will be released, we don’t know what games it will feature, we don’t know its exact specs, and we don’t even know if it will be called the … Read More
PlayStation 5 Must be More Than “Just a Console”March 25, 2019 | Matthew Byrd
It wasn’t that long ago (certainly at the beginning of 2019) that I would have told you the PlayStation 5 is the next-gen console I’m looking forward to most.
My reasons for giving that answer at that time were … Read More