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PlayStation 3 has “2-4 years” left in it according to Sony

PlayStation 3 has “2-4 years” left in it according to Sony

This week at the media event where Sony announced the PlayStation Vita Slim, hardware marketing executive John Koller spoke up on the future of the PlayStation 3. For those of you out there already rolling with this console, not planning on upgrading to a PlayStation 4 any time soon - there's good news. In Koller's chat with Gamespot, the PlayStation 3 was said to have two, three, or four years of life left in it, with plenty of games to come.

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ALIEN: Isolation: Ripley’s daughter hits Xbox One, 360, PS3, PS4, PC in 2014

ALIEN: Isolation: Ripley’s daughter hits Xbox One, 360, PS3, PS4, PC in 2014

This week it's become clear that the next Alien franchise game will be not only a multi-console, multi-tiered release, it'll also be as much the terror-infused survival game as the original Alien movie made us wish for. Of course we've got a long way to go before the game actually hits stores, but for now it's looking like the controversial inclusion of Ellen Ripley's daughter in the script is taking a back seat to the idea that this will be everything but a straight-up translation of Alien to a first-person game.

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Far Cry Classic lands today as Far Cry: The Wild Expedition gets delayed

Far Cry Classic lands today as Far Cry: The Wild Expedition gets delayed

If you have been a PC gamer for long, you might have played the original Far Cry game from Crytek. Far Cry is ten years old now and Crytek has a new version of the game that is now officially available. The new version is called Far Cry Classic.

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Microsoft targets next-gen console pricing difference with PS3 trade-in promo

Microsoft targets next-gen console pricing difference with PS3 trade-in promo

When one chooses which next-generation console to purchase, one oft-cited factor is the price: the Xbox One is going to run you an extra $100 over the PS4. Microsoft seems to be targeting that particular issue with its new trade-in promotion, which offers gamers $100 in store credit towards an Xbox One in exchange for their old Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3.

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Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments game heads to PS3 and PS4

Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments game heads to PS3 and PS4

Sherlock Holmes is very popular of late with a show on TV in the US called Elementary focusing on a modern day Holmes and his sidekick. There is also a popular show in the UK on BBC focusing on Sherlock Holmes. Frogwares is a game developer that has just announced a Sherlock Holmes game is heading to Sony game consoles.

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Unity 4.3 PS Vita build live: time for cross-platform gaming

Unity 4.3 PS Vita build live: time for cross-platform gaming

This week the folks at Unity have let it be known that their Unity 4.3 build is out for the PlayStation Vita, a device that will now be able to work with a number of abilities in cross-platform gaming. There's a new PS Vita devkit being released for developers for this platform, allowing them to quickly integrate the games they've already made - or are making - into the Unity universe, therefor allowing them to be played on the PS Vita easily.

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WWE Network steps into the ring on Xbox and PlayStation

WWE Network steps into the ring on Xbox and PlayStation

All around the country one of the most popular sporting events that comes to arenas, stadiums and pay per view is World Wrestling Entertainment or WWE. During CES, WWE announced a new live streaming network that would be coming to game consoles giving fans of wrestling more access to the sport. The network will be called the WWE Network.

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Gran Turismo 6 now available exclusively on PS3

Gran Turismo 6 now available exclusively on PS3

Sony has had one of the most popular driving games on the market for decades with Gran Turismo. The game has a long history of offering realistic driving and racing simulations along with lots of real world cars. One of the coolest features of the game has long been the deep customization available for the vehicles.

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Call of Duty: Ghosts software update brings PS4, PS3 performance boost

Call of Duty: Ghosts software update brings PS4, PS3 performance boost

The first-person shooter game currently ripping up the charts, Call of Duty: Ghosts, has just received a variety of patches to improve gameplay for PS3 as well as PS4. Although the game is already getting top-spot reviews by the gamer community, there were a few remaining issues relating to spam, stability, screen views, and the dog. The fixes are available as of today.

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PlayStation 3, Vita, Nintendo 3DS to get new “Persona” games

PlayStation 3, Vita, Nintendo 3DS to get new “Persona” games

Fans of the long-running Persona series of role-playing games and animes are in for a triple helping of new material. Atlus, the maker of the games, announced the upcoming titles one at a time over the course of this weekend's Persona event. Their Japan releases will be staggered over the coming 12 months.

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The Walking Dead Game of the Year Edition launches

The Walking Dead Game of the Year Edition launches

The Walking Dead is one of the most popular shows on TV. With the huge popularity of the television show and comic books, it was no surprise then Telltale Games launched a video game based on the franchise. That game proved to be very popular selling a million copies as of May 2013.

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Watch Dogs fan film brings game to life ahead of 2014 launch

Watch Dogs fan film brings game to life ahead of 2014 launch

Video game fan filmmaker Infectious Designer has posted a fan film based on the upcoming game Watch Dogs. The six-minute short features Watch Dogs protagonist hacker Aiden Pearce moving about the open-world environment taking on random objectives as he sees fit. It also features "Hacker Girl," representing another game player. Together the two cooperate--and then compete--to take down a group of thugs using near-futuristic hacking and good old fashioned buttkickery--with a little bit of parkour for good measure.

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