Justin is a senior deal Jedi over at 9to5Toys where he heads up our game/app coverage and more. He also covers all things music for 9to5Mac, including the weekly Logic Pros series exploring music production on Mac and iOS devices. Justin is an audio engineer/producer with over 10 years experience.
Sony has finally announced when we will get a proper look at the first PlayStation 5 games. While speculation had the full-on PS5 games reveal event set for next week, the schedule has changed slightly from those rumors, but has now been set in stone with an official announcement from President and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, Jim Ryan. Head below for all the details. expand full story
It’s Friday and we are now ready to head in to the weekend with all of the best Android game and app deals. While there are still loads of Team 17 game deals available down below as well as a notable offer on the highly-rated rhythm game, Cytus II, the deals keep coming today. Highlights of our Friday collection include Lecture Notes – Classroom Notes, Devil Twins: VIP+, N+ Launcher Pro, Retro Pixel Classic, Raid Manager, and much more. As usual, your complete collection of today’s best Android app deals and freebies is waiting below the fold.
With Sony’s new flagship console set for release this holiday season, some are still wondering how PS5 backward compatibility will work. Not to mention whether or not the last run of PS4 games will be compatible with the new console later this year. A pair of reports is shedding new light into how this might work when PlayStation 5 finally hits store shelves in 2020. Head below for all the details. expand full story
It’s time to head into the weekend with all of today’s best Mac and iOS app deals in tow. Yesterday saw a brilliant collection of Team 17 developed titles go on sale including The Escapists 2 as well as others you’ll find below like Sheltered, Worms3, and more. But we are back again today with another batch of discounted games and apps from Apple’s digital marketplace. Highlights include the very first price drop on Pascal’s Wager, as well as Eye Anatomy Atlas, Alice Trapped in Wonderland, Emoji Camera, and more. Hit the jump for a complete collection of the day’s best Mac and iOS app deals. expand full story
In today’s best game deals, Sony is now offering the Assassin’s Creed Origins Deluxe Edition for $13.99, down from the regular $20. But if you’re a Playstation Plus member, the Assassin’s Creed Origins Gold Edition drops from the $100 digital price down to just $19.99. Both are at the lowest price we can find with the Gold version fetching a bloated $120+ at Amazon. The Deluxe version includes the main game as well as the Ambush at Sea mission, Desert Cobra weapon pack, and 3 ability points. The Gold Edition includes all of that as well as the Season Pass with access to all of the DLC including the Hidden Ones and the Curse of the Pharaohs. Head below for the rest of today’s bests console game deals including Nier: Automata GOTY, The Division 2 Gold, Super Bomberman R, Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair, Collection of Mana, and much more.
A collaboration between ILMxLAB and Oculus Studios has a new Star Wars VR game on the way. The game is actually based on the Disneyland and Disney World theme park attraction that is centered around the Black Spire Outpost. Much like the already available hardcover Galaxy’s Edge cookbook that features Star Wars-themed recipes based on meals you can get at the theme park attraction, Oculus Studios is looking to bring the experience in to full virtual reality. More details below. expand full story