Xbox Series X Controllers May Be Boring – But They’re Way Better Than the PS5’s

The Xbox Series X will continue using battery-powered controllers. This is an advantage over PlayStation’s rechargeable DualShock 5. Choice wins out in the end. Arguments about whether Microsoft or Sony makes a better controller have raged for nearly two decades. Most gamepad disputes pit Xbox’s asymmetrical analog sticks against PlayStation’s parallel ones. But as the …

Should You Boycott PS5 & Xbox Series X Over Links to Uyghur Abuse?

A new report from the ASPI links human rights abuses against China’s Uyghur minority to more than 80 global brands. Among them are gaming giants Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo. An “exploitative government-led labor transfer scheme” has seen over 80,000 Uyghurs moved to these forced labor factories since 2017. The onus is on gamers to hold …

Footage of First Confirmed PlayStation 5 Game Godfall Leaks Online

Combat footage of the first confirmed PlayStation 5 launch title, the upcoming action-RPG looter-shooter Godfall, has leaked online. The video surfaced on the PS4 subreddit, and lasting all of six seconds ostensibly offers our first look at Godfall gameplay. Godfall In Action It’s a lot of hacking and slashing with particle effects and a hefty …

PlayStation Plus’ January Free Games Pale in Comparison to Xbox’s Great Deal

Xbox and PlayStation announced their ‘free’ game collections for January 2020. Xbox is offering four games over the month, including Styx: Shards of Darkness and Tekken 7. Sony is offering Uncharted the Nathan Drake Collection and Goat Simulator, a package that doesn’t seem to measure up to Microsoft’s offerings. Free game collections are super common …

Death Stranding Adds CHVRCHES to Stacked Cast of Hollywood Stars

In collaboration with RCA Records and Kojima productions, Sony Interactive Entertainment today unveiled a full-length album featuring songs from CHVRCHES and other major artists inspired by the narrative of upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive Death Stranding. Titled Death Stranding: Timefall (Original Music from the World of Death Stranding), the album shows that creator Hideo Kojima’s stacked …