Sony’s virtual reality headset, PlayStation VR, has reached a big new sales milestone. The device–which requires a PlayStation 4 console to use–has now sold more than 3 million units worldwide since its launch in October 2016.
In addition to 3 million in sales of the hardware, Sony said it has sold 21.9 million games and “experiences” for the device. “We’d like to thank all our fans for the amazing support, and we’re thrilled that so many of our gamers have experienced the magic of VR and stepped into the captivating worlds that electrify our senses,” PlayStation said in a statement.
Spyro Reignited Trilogy will not launch on time. Activision announced today that the trilogy package will now arrive on November 13, which is about two months later than its previously announced September 21 release date. In a statement, developer Toys for Bob said the game needed “more love and care,” so a delay was necessary.
“Everyone here at Toys for Bob is so proud to be reigniting the original Spyro trilogy after all these years,” Toys for Bob co-studio head Paul Yan said in a blog post. “We’re deeply committed to getting these games right, so we’ve decided to move the release date of Spyro Reignited Trilogy to November 13, [...]
Streaming platform Hulu has announced everything that’s coming to and leaving the service in September. Starting with what’s arriving, there are a lot of high-profile movies coming to Hulu, including There Will Be Blood, Any Given Sunday, Jerry Maguire, Unbreakable, City of God, and What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, all of which debut on September 1.
New episodes of the Hulu original show I Love You, America, premiere on September 6, while the season 22 premiere of South Park comes out on September 27.
As for what’s leaving, the Christian Bale thriller American Psycho, the 1989 feel-good baseball movie Field of Dreams, [...]
The newest Fortnite patch, v5.21, launched this week on PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch, and mobile. For Battle Royale, it adds two limited-time modes, Soaring 50s and Sniper Shootout, while a new weapon–the wall-piercing and super-deadly Heavy Sniper–joins the arsenal. You can read the full patch notes here. We’ve spent some time with the new update and here are our thoughts:Soaring 50s LTM Is A Letdown:
A variant of the standard 50v50 mode, Soaring 50s gets its name from its focus on giving you more mobility options. The biggest part of this is that you can re-deploy your glider when you’re anywhere higher than 10 meters in [...]