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Playstation World, the first info on the new service available at launch with the new PS4 console

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Cloud-gaming in the first place!

He had already spoken in the news this mattica. Now we are transmitting you some news about PlayStation World, a new service available at launch with the new Playstation 4. This is what can be seen from some rumors from New York.

The new name was chosen because it encompass all the services known to date along with other new, and will be accessible from a variety of devices in addition to the Playstation 4 and earlier PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita, including tablets, smartphones, web site via PC, Smart TV.

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DoomeDx1227d ago

Does anybody actually know what time the Playstation Event is starting?

Tried googling it. Couldnt find anything

jujubee881227d ago (Edited 1227d ago )

"Free

- Online free as the current Playstation Network
- Voice chat between all PlayStation certified devices, ie consoles and smartphones"

OF COURSE, IT'S FREE. IT'S BEEN FREE ON THE VITA FROM DAY ONE! GET WITH THE PROGRAM!

_._

#gamechanger

Cupid_Viper_31227d ago (Edited 1227d ago )

I don't know what going on but this keeps on double posting for some reason today. Sorry guys.

Cupid_Viper_31227d ago

@ Jujubee88

Of course online is free, there were never really any doubts about that. Rumors stating otherwise were just from websites fishing for hits or with hidden agendas. And people who are currently paying to play their games online fan the flames some more in order to feel good about the whole thing.

The PS Vita should be all the evidence necessary to show that Sony is not interested in charging for voice chat and online play.

xursz1227d ago

3pm west coast if anyone's wondering.

Highlife1227d ago

@doomdx
I doubt you googled it. I just did and here are the results.
https://www.google.com/sear...

Why don't you just say that you are to lazy to look it up or that you just don't know how to google.

Anyway can't wait!!!

theBAWSE1227d ago

Most importantly online play is FREE

ABizzel11227d ago

Did Sony just take my name, idea, and design for improving PlayStation?

Time to post my content to the web, and see what develops from this "PS World".

darthv721227d ago

That seems to be a given. They always said the core of the online multiplayer would remain free.

The other stuff that is optional to the individual will likely be more premium and worth paying for.

I will say though, PS+ may not be required for online play UNLESS the game you play online you obtained free via PS+. that would be the only real twist.

If they do decide to have a tiered online service where the basics of online remain free, I would expect their paid side to offer a more expanded online multiplayer experience.

Meaning that you can play against other paying members on premium maps or faster servers as opposed to the free online side. think..."members only" type of online play that is better and worth the price of being a member.

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Calm Down Sunshine1227d ago

No son, it's 11PM GMT. As originally stated.

UnholyLight1227d ago

Took me a second to figure out what time I would be seeing it at (Im in Saskatchewan, Canada) Apparently our time zone is only an hour from Eastern right now (always thought we were 2hrs!)so the show starts at 5PM if you are in the west central US/Canada

kudakadere1227d ago

OMG Now we are having fight's and Rummors about the time *facepalm*.

kudakadere1227d ago

OMG Now we are having fight's and Rumors about the time *facepalm*.

JRH77831227d ago

5PM Central Time (US & Canada)

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grailly1227d ago

lucky you, you get to skip time by sleeping between now and then. That is, if you can sleep.

BitbyDeath1227d ago

9am if you don't have daylight savings :-p

AusRogo1227d ago

7:30. I cant sleep. I am excited. Next gen, im ready!

braydox211227d ago

yep i was wondering why any articles (about ps4 even ) didn't appear yestaday Australia is one day ahead i forgot this was taking place in New York had my timezones mixed up, whoo go Australia.

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topgeareasy1227d ago

Game-trailers TV broadcast of it starts at 5:00 PM EST

r211227d ago

www.computerandvideogames.com/ 390731/live-blog/live-countdown -to-playstation-4/

Live countdown ;D

mandf1227d ago

Is the media going to try to downplay the PS4 by by saying a paid service? Watch at the end of the day websites are going to drive home paid service to marginalize there announcement. It's basically PS+ with added services.

rainslacker1227d ago

And we'll get called the SDF for correcting the FUD. Such is the circle of life.:)

BlmThug1227d ago

9 more hours. Not long left :D I so want to see GT6

karl1227d ago

u r not the only one expecting for GT6 as a launch title

KwietStorm1227d ago

But you didn't go to the actual PlayStation site?

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miDnIghtEr20C_SfF1227d ago

LOL.. nobody mentions this rumor says the pay service is 80 bucks!

azshorty20031227d ago

Saw that. Hoping that includes All gakai. I see it says 'while others pay', I guess that's for people who don't want PS+ and only want gakai?

grayfoxx8811227d ago

This article said it would be $89 annually, which would include gakai, downloadable games, and other features. Online multiplayer is still free, though. I guess we'll have to wait until later tonight to see if all of this can be confirmed or not. Go back under your bridge.

neoMAXMLC1223d ago

And there are rumors about the PS4 not playing used games as well! Oh wait.

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miyamoto1227d ago (Edited 1227d ago )

all games and services will be integrated into one source.
Chuck Norris approved!

Cam9771227d ago (Edited 1227d ago )

I can't wait until 11pm tonight!
I like the sound of the YouTube upload feature! That will attract an awful lot of customers!

first1NFANTRY1227d ago

True, i hope that means we can now make our own full game walkthrough and upload it to youtube. I always wanted to do that but never wanted to buy a separate capture card or whatever it's called

Bathyj1227d ago

Holy crap, less than 10 hours.
Were in single digits.
I might go to bed early so it comes quicker.

Shadow Flare1227d ago

Don't oversleep, do not oversleep

Or Kaz will punish you when you awake

http://25.media.tumblr.com/...

Crystallis1227d ago

LOL @ Shadow. Too funny. Sony FTW!!!

Septic1227d ago

Lol, lucky you. I'm stuck at work. 9.5 hours to go! 11pm showing here so I'll have plenty of time to go gym, come back, watch the Walking Dead and then the unveil.

Cupid_Viper_31227d ago (Edited 1227d ago )

I'm in the west coast here in North America, it's 5:22 am. I've been meaning to go sleep, but I forgot how to do it, like that time Peter Griffin forgot how to sit down. http://www.youtube.com/watc...

One thing I know for sure though is "My body is ready"

Bathyj1227d ago

It happens at 8.30am here so I'll be at work.

Damn I cant watch anything with sound til I can home but I'll be reading everything I can.

Not doing much work tomorrow methinks.

Septic1227d ago

I know I won't be doing much work tomorrow, and that's after the reveal lol.

Wake up a little early if you can and watch the relevant bits. The comments section after the reveal is going to be a colossal mess of excitement, trolling and arguing.

xursz1227d ago

^ true that. Should be fun. ^.^

Bathyj1227d ago (Edited 1227d ago )

N4G will be full of trolls claiming how disappointed they were, that they were really hoping Sony would turn them.

These will be people that decided 5 years ago they werent getting a PS4 of course.

ps
9 hours

Crystallis1227d ago

8:30 am? Where do you live Bathyj?

rainslacker1227d ago

I'm lucky to be off today and tomorrow. I have time to recover.:)

Bathyj1227d ago

australia
and i just wokw up an hour before my alarm like a kid at christmas

3hours

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clintagious6501227d ago (Edited 1227d ago )

These articles are keeping me up its so exciting. U submitters need to go to bed lol.

Edit: Im like yawning gut i think ill go outside & get some freezing air to wake up lol.

PockyKing1227d ago

We did in the US, get ready for a whole nother round of PS4 speculation today haha. You'll see posts like this all the way up to the full reveal, and after probably lol.