13w ago - At SCE's Japan Press Conference 2013 Sony unveiled a PS Vita TV device alongside a video of it in action below.
To quote from Sony Social Media Manager Sid Shuman: This afternoon in Tokyo (11:00pm tonight, Pacific Time), Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia is holding a press conference to make some announcements of interest to Japanese gamers.
The presentation is tailored specifically for the Japan and Asian regions, and the news here will not necessarily be relevant for North American gamers.
Nonetheless, we're happy to host a livestream of the event here in case you wanted a glimpse into what's next for PlayStation fans in the East.
The show is set to kick off at 11:00pm Pacific Time, and will feature a live English translation. Enjoy!
16w ago - Following up on the previous announcement, below is a live video stream for Sony's PlayStation Gamescom 2013 PS4 Press Conference.
From Sony Social Media Manager Sid Shuman: Guten tag! Gamescom, the world's largest gaming event, officially opens its doors tomorrow. But the action begins today with PlayStation's Gamescom press conference.
And lucky you - you can watch live starting at 10:00am Pacific Time (1:00pm Eastern) today with our dedicated livestream! While the conference is primarily aimed at the European market, there will be plenty of developments for North American gamers, too.
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At the conclusion of the livestream, refresh PlayStation.Blog to see game trailers and in-depth details from many of the titles revealed on stage. There will be a lot of content to take in, so consider checking out our dedicated gamescom13 Blog tag so you don't miss a thing!
And we'll keep the Gamescom train rolling all week long with hands-on previews, announcements, and interviews straight from the show floor. It should be a good (and busy!) week...
Below is an ongoing PlayStation 4 video summary thus far, with more PS4 details incoming and additional PS4 hardware pictures which will be added throughout the night.
Sony also confirmed used games are no problem, there is no authentication for disc-based titles and no online check either, as follows (via engadget.com/2013/06/10/sony-ps4-will-support-used-games-with-no-restrictions/):
The PS4 will play used games without any restrictions or authentication. In broader terms, that means that when you purchase physical media, that disc can then be traded-in at...
26w ago - Sony Social Media Manager Sid Shuman is here with details below on the PlayStation E3 2013 Press Conference Livestream which begins today at 6pm Pacific.
To quote: Here we are at last. Keep your browser locked to this page (or any of THESE video feeds) for all the action from the PlayStation E3 2013 Press Conference.
The event itself kicks off at 6:00pm Pacific Time / 9:00pm Eastern Time, though the broadcast begins at 5:30pm Pacific. Time to meet your hosts!
• Sid Shuman - PlayStation Social Media Manager
• Rey Gutierrez - PlayStation Video
• Justin Massongill - PlayStation Social Media Specialist
• Anthony Carboni - Host and writer, Rev3Games, DNews, "Nature Hates You" for Revision3 (@acarboni)
• Meredith Molinari - Host (@RockMe_Re)
• Taryn Southern - Actress, writer, producer (@TarynSouthern)