Sony Loses 25 Million More Accounts, SOE Taken Offline

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Sony has revealed that an earlier security breach it did not notice resulted in hackers making off with the details of another 25 million users, this time those unwise enough to play its MMORPGs, and has also confirmed that tens of thousands of additional card numbers have been stolen.

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  • cats2 commented on May 5, 2011 11:00

    The scary part is that the guy (more like kid) doing all this is "well known" in the psp/ps3 hacking sites. Plenty of them know him to great details and it makes it even funnier because... More

  • Anonymous commented on May 5, 2011 06:10

    It's highly unlikely that thats true. If it's even slightly relateable to Microsoft, Sony could sue their ass open and take out everything. They could sue them for billions in damages, lost sales, lost reputation, etc... That's just... More


Sony Offers Free Stuff to Victims

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Sony has formally apologised for leaking the personal details of its 77 million PSN users to criminals, and is planning on offering free content and a month of free PlayStation Plus membership in the hopes its victims will forget all about it.

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  • Anonymous commented on May 7, 2011 07:42

    wow i lost 500€. But its okay i got 1 month of free PlayStation Plus membership.... More

  • Anonymous commented on May 4, 2011 11:57

    All I know is that the Sony Execs. are thinking in their collective heads, "there goes Golden Week."... More


PSN Victims Report Credit Card Fraud

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Sony’s admission that 77 million PSN accounts are in the hands of hackers has been followed by scores of reports alleging credit card fraud as a result of the leak, which Sony dismisses with its assertion that there is “no evidence” of the cards being leaked, although they concede they “cannot rule out the possibility.”

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  • Anonymous commented on May 3, 2011 00:39

    Well I just checked with my credit card company and there has been no activity on my card that I cannot account for. I will check back regularly for a while, so if something does... More

  • Anonymous commented on May 1, 2011 15:03

    To sum up what's on my mind is, "You get what you pay for." Yeah, yeah, I know I'm probably get flamed or what not for this post as an Microsoft fan or... More


Sony Leaks 75,000,000 Accounts – “Worst in History”

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Just when it seemed the reputation of Japanese industry for leaking things could get no worse, Sony’s loss of as many as 75 million PSN accounts has seen a new and most unwelcome record set, one for which irate consumers and even a US senator are demanding answers for.

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  • Pyry Nissinen commented on May 27, 2011 07:18

    Luckily, finding the culprits for the hacking of the PSN isn't difficult, because the theft of home addresses of the Playstation players, and the assassination of Osama bin Laden happened within the same week. This... More

  • Anonymous commented on May 2, 2011 01:16

    anyone for a game of marbles?... More


Sony: “We Let Hackers Have All Your Personal Data”

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Sony has admitted that as a result of the hack which prompted it to take the PSN offline, hackers have stolen the personal data of all of its users, including their name and address, date of birth, passwords and security questions, purchase history and possibly credit card info.

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  • Anonymous commented on May 1, 2011 12:10

    Wow, I'am a 360 guy but even Iam saddened by this development, it's good to know that the banks are on te ready, it's sad that sony is being put 'under the bus' like this... More

  • Anonymous commented on April 30, 2011 10:50

    Someones an angry fanboy. Last time I checked Microsoft automatically ban anyone who tampers with the console in anyway so XBL users wont have to deal with this shit.... More


PlayStation Network Down 5 Days with No End in Sight

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The ongoing global outage of Sony’s PlayStation Network, now at 5 days, may be in danger of continuing even further – in its latest update Sony refused to provide any information on what is going on or when it will be fixed.

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  • Anonymous commented on May 4, 2011 08:39

    Your Deadly Flat Chest?... More

  • PrinceHeir commented on April 29, 2011 15:04

    i think sony should put alternative paying methods, get rid of storing cc on a online database, and put more PSN cards in stores. i mean i always went to a pharmaceutical store that sells... More


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Japanese gamers discussing what they consider to be the worst tragedy to have befallen the gaming industry agree on an number of unfortunate events it seems.

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  • Chen-04 commented on January 10, 2013 06:14

    The WonderSwan not catching on and instead going colour.... More

  • Anonymous commented on April 26, 2012 16:09

    I agree with all of those except PS3 and DS. PS3 is a fine console, and the DS is fun. But fuck the 3DS, and the PS Vita for that matter. I'm gonna end up buy... More


PS3 “Banned in Europe”

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European imports of the PS3 have been suspended for at least 10 days after Sony lost an important legal battle against rival LG.

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  • Anonymous commented on March 5, 2011 12:19

    i hate samsung,LG,and all other korean based ! MMO too... More

  • Anonymous commented on March 5, 2011 12:18

    i hate korean related people,things,culture,product, whatever... More


Xperia Play = “$900″

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Sony Ericsson’s newly unveiled smartphone-cum-PSP the “Xperia Play” (otherwise known as the “PSPhone”) has been revealed to have a nearly $900 price-tag.

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  • Anonymous commented on February 25, 2011 14:24

    Exactly... I was a bit astounded that Sankaku managed to post the retail price for Xperia Play when there were only bunch of speculations on the price elsewhere. Yes, it would probably priced around that. But i... More

  • Anonymous commented on February 23, 2011 10:24

    01:15 fuck the consoles. Shitty ass hardware. Buy a PC and make it to where you can get easy upgrades and it will last through at least one console generation without major hardware changes. Hell... More


NGP Official Trailer Quite Impressive

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Doubts over the actual graphical capabilities of the NGP appear to be being dispelled somewhat with the release of some much more impressive official footage of the device in action.

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  • Imyou commented on February 5, 2011 00:17

    Learn to read, fool. I said I love Sony. They're just not good at being honest or marketing smartly. I also said it could be BETTER than we see now, but you're just blinded by... More

  • N.R. commented on February 4, 2011 05:08

    You sir will never be a reporter or an academic. Not possible to comment on something without adding an opinion? Of course its possible. It's also more direct and to the point than adding a... More


NGP vs 3DS Sexy Comparison

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The NGP and 3DS are pitted against each other in this unusually sexy hardware comparison image.

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  • Anonymous commented on February 3, 2011 14:37

    so many poor people here.... More

  • Anonymous commented on February 2, 2011 19:02

    I would've thought that what this demonstrates is clear, that the 3DS delivers the best parts without the unecessary open space, also why would i want to see her face.... More


NGP Spec “Nothing Special” “Nowhere Near PS3″

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The supposed “PS3 level” power of Sony’s newly announced NGP is being called into question, with technical analysis of its capabilities suggesting it is not nearly as impressive as it is hyped to be, and that it is already in imminent danger of being eclipsed by smartphones and tablets using the very same chipset it employs.

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  • PrinceHeir commented on February 1, 2011 14:33

    oh well as long as the games are good that's all that matters :P... More

  • Ben commented on February 1, 2011 06:17

    Is anyone really surprised? Take Nintendo for example on a lesser system's success though, nobody wants to play their games on a damn phone given the choice.... More


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