Star Wars Galaxies for the chop in December

As of December, the Force will no longer be with you. Sony has announced that it plans to shut down Star Wars Galaxies - not because it's losing players, but because its contract with LucasArts is about to come to an end.

LulzSec disbands after 50 day HackStock

Lulz Security is calling it quits after a 50 day HackStock which saw the enigmatic group target a number of corporate and government websites, including Sony, PBS, Fox, Bethesda and the FBI.

JK Rowling's Pottermore goes live

After months of rumors and speculation, British author JK Rowling has officially launched the Pottermore website.

PossessedHand hacks user's own muscles

Japanese scientists have developed a device aimed at allowing even the most cack-handed musician to play an instrument.

Sega says 1.3 million affected by data breach

The hack that took down Sega's online gaming service late last week has affected 1.3 million customers.

There's a new PS3 in the works

Sony is preparing to launch a new version of the PS3.

PS3 users get 6 months of Music Unlimited

Sony is giving a gift to users who haven't yet signed up for Music Unlimited.

E3 was a wake-up call for the industry

We mull over a lack of excitement and announcements that didn't happen.

Suspected Sony hackers arrested in Turkey

Turkish police have arrested 32 Anonymous hackers after attacks on government websites, the state-run news agency Anadolu reports.

Early Playstation Vita demos a mixed bunch

We just ran through a quick tour of Playstation Vita titles, and found a range of awesome to clunky.

Uncharted 3 thins the line between game and movie

When the PS3 was first announced in 2005, Sony promised to make games look and feel more like movies.

Meet Sony's new experimental PS3 "game"

It's not often we can see someone play a game for 30 minutes and still have no idea what's happening.

Sony gets booed at NGP AT&T announcement

Sony spent the first part of its pre-E3 press conference in damage control mode, but it was another announcement that caused the biggest crowd reaction.

New consoles, surprises, and damage control await at E3

Next week kicks off one of the biggest video game events in the world.

Sony will stream E3 press conference live in Home

Just a couple weeks after it restored access to its online community, Sony will be pulling off a pretty cool online stunt on the PS3.

Playstation Store is finally back online

The last part of Sony's online Playstation services has finally been restored.

Sony promises all PSN services back up 'this week'

About a month and a half after it first pulled the plug on the Playstation Network, Sony says all services will finally be back online.

NGP rumored to be renamed Playstation Vita

Sony may start referring to its next handheld system as the Playstation Vita.

Rumor: Sony cuts NGP specs in response to 3DS

Sony has reportedly scaled back the power of its upcoming handheld system after Nintendo's 3DS has failed to meet sales expectations.

Playstation Network to be restored in Asia tomorrow

Following a moderately successful relaunch of the Playstation Network in the US, Sony is ready to do the same in Asia.