At Blogger Bash 2016’s New Product Expo, attendees were treated to face time with some of the worlds most awesome companies. Nothing short of being one of THE actual world’s most awesome companies, Sony had some great electronics and gaming to show off and we soaked it up! We had a great time talking to the folks at Sony about the ghosts of Gaming’s Past about the absolutely astonishing present, and about the future of Playstation / Playstation 4.
We have the official company press release below, but we got some hands on time with Ratchet & Clank for Playstation 4. The game is beautiful! We hope to be able to get a full review to you some time in the near future. We are also looking forward to the unbelievably real looking Gran Turismo Sport and have been salivating for years over Last Guardian. Check out images from the table and scroll further for Sony’s official press release for Blogger Bash 2016’s New Product Expo!
Available October 25, 2016
Some legends are meant to be lived. In The Last Guardian, players will experience the journey of a lifetime in this touching, emotional story of friendship and trust. In a strange and mystical land, a young boy discovers a mysterious creature, named Trico, with which he forms a deep, unbreakable bond. The unlikely pair must rely on each other to journey through towering, treacherous ruins filled with unknown dangers as they discover the hidden secrets of this far-gone civilization.
Available November 16, 2016
GT Sport forges a new standard for the racing genre and empowers gamers to develop their virtual careers on the track with advanced online competition on the PlayStation 4 system. With multiple class divisions, gamers of all skill levels will compete for a chance to become legends in the world’s first and only online e-Sports championships certified by the FIA (Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile). Welcome to the future of motorsports.
Gravity Rush 2 is the sequel to the critically-acclaimed, gravity-shifting classic, developed exclusively for PlayStation® 4 by SIE Japan Studio. In a new story set just after the conclusion of the first game, Kat returns with her gravity-shifting partner Raven and Syd, the police officer, to investigate strange gravitational waves appearing over Hekseville. The next adventure for the gravity princess begins when Kat is swallowed by a gravity storm of unprecedented scale and taken to a remote mining village.
Available now. ESRB Rating T for Teen
Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End released to strong critical-acclaim and is currently the highest rated
PlayStation 4 game of the year as well as the highest rated PS4-exclusive to-date. Uncharted 4 sold more than 2.7 million copies to consumers worldwide and was the fastest selling PS4 title in North America.
The fourth entry in the series, Uncharted 4 is set three years after UNCHARTED 3: Drake’s Deception and Nathan Drake has presumably left the world of fortune hunting behind. It doesn’t take long for adventure to come calling when Drake’s brother, Sam, resurfaces seeking his help and offering an adventure Drake can’t resist. On the hunt for Captain Henry Avery’s long-lost treasure, Sam and Drake set off to find Libertalia, the pirate utopia deep in Madagascar. UNCHARTED 4: A Thief’s End takes players on Nathan Drake’s final treasure adventure, a journey through jungle isles, urban cities and snow-capped peaks on the search for Avery’s fortune.
Available now. ESRB Rating E10+
Ratchet & Clank™ marks the PlayStation®4 debut of PlayStation’s greatest intergalactic heroes, Ratchet and Clank, as they battle to save the Solana Galaxy from the evil Chairman Drek. It is a new game based on elements from the original Ratchet & Clank (PS2), featuring more than an hour of new cinematics, new locations, weapons, bosses and more. Join Ratchet, Clank, Captain Qwark and new friends as they embark on an intergalactic adventure, and experience the start of an epic friendship (again) on PlayStation 4. Ratchet & Clank (PS4) released alongside an animated film of the same name. Featuring a star-studded voice cast, the film was released in April by Focus Features and marked the first time a PlayStation first party game received a cinematic release.
San Diego Studio packed more gameplay enhancements, new game modes and graphical upgrades into this year’s game to make MLB The Show 16 the most immersive, authentic MLB gaming experience on consoles. With more ways than ever to play and significant additions to The Show’s most popular modes, fans of the franchise relish the return of America’s pastime on PlayStation.
Available: October 13, 2016
PlayStation®VR is a virtual reality system for PS4™ that enables gamers to experience a deeper level of immersion and a true sense of presence within the virtual worlds of their games. PS VR demonstrates the future of gaming. More than 30 games will be available at launch, with approximately 50 games expected by the end of 2016.
PlayStation®VR Core Bundle ($399.99 MSRP) PlayStation®VR Launch Bundle ($499.99 MSRP)
- PS VR™ headset All contents of the PS VR™ Core Bundle
- PS VR™ cables PlayStation Camera
- Stereo headphones 2 PlayStation Move motion controllers
- Demo disc PlayStation VR Worlds (game)
With a single press on the DUALSHOCK®4 controller’s “SHARE” button, the PS4™ system allows gamers to easily broadcast to Twitch and share images and videos of their epic gameplay moments to Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
Users can access entertainment options such as Spotify on PlayStation™Music, the PlayStation™Vue cloud-based live TV service, Amazon Instant Video, HBO GO, Netflix, NFL Sunday Ticket, NBA Game Time and more. Subscription fees may apply.
3 Plans available.
Access: 55+ channels, including live cable TV, movies, and sports channels for $29.99 per month ($39.99 in cities with major live local cable stations*).
Core: 70+ channels, including all the channels from ACcess with the addition of livenational and regional sports networks for $34.99 per month ($44.99 in cities with major live local broadcast stations*).
Elite: 100+ channels, featuring all the channels from Core with the addition of top movie and entertainment channels for $44.99 per month ($54.99 in cities with major live local broadcast stations*)
Available nationwide, PlayStation™Vue is an internet-based TV service that streams live TV, movies and sports over the internet without a cable or satellite service. PlayStation Vue is accessible through PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3; Roku Streaming Stick, Roku Streaming players, and Roku TV; and
Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. With an existing subscription, users can also access iPad® and iPhone® (with Android support coming soon), through the PlayStation Vue mobile app. Google Chromecast is also supported via compatible devices.
PlayStation Vue’s multi-channel plans have a robust catalog of popular programs, with live sports channels like ESPN and FOX Sports, to popular channels such as AMC and Comedy Central. Additional channels are also available a-la-carte, including SHOWTIME.
PlayStation Vue is the first pay-TV service to be available nationwide that offers more than 100 top live sports, movie, and TV channels, with unique features such as simultaneous streaming and an unmatched cloud DVR.
* Cities with major live local broadcast stations: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, San Francisco, and Miami