Feature Articles about Sony Interactive Entertainment

Aloy swimming through an underwater canyon in Horizon Forbidden West

Horizon Forbidden West: Burning Shores Taught Me I've Had Thalassophobia for Years

For as long as I can remember, I've felt unsettled around deep water. There's no real reason for this; I never had a traumatic experience as a kid, and in fact, I grew up around swimming pools, lakes…

April 28, 2023 | 12:00 EDT

Promotional image from HBO's The Last of Us with Joel and Ellie on the front

How Does HBO's The Last of Us Episode 1 Adapt the Game?

This past weekend saw the debut of HBO's The Last of Us, a big-budget live-action adaptation of Naughty Dog's critically acclaimed game. A lot of digital ink has been spilled over whether or not this…

January 17, 2023 | 03:10 EST

Kratos and Tyr clasping hands with the God of War: The Official Cookbook of the Nine Realms cover art in the background

What the Ending of God of War Ragnarok Means for the God of War Cookbook 

Over the years, video games have expanded beyond software; now players can experience their favorite titles by collecting figurines, vinyl soundtracks, and even official Lego® models. Perhaps one of…

December 15, 2022 | 12:00 EST

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Sindri’s Story Perfectly Embodies God of War Ragnarok’s Major Themes

God of War Ragnarok has everything you want in a big-budget blockbuster game. The action is satisfying, the set pieces are full of jaw-dropping spectacle, and the story is gripping enough to pull you…

December 2, 2022 | 12:00 EST

God of War Ragnarok Freya Danielle Bisutti Interview

Danielle Bisutti’s Life Lessons from God of War Ragnarok

Danielle Bisutti walked into her first table read for God of War in 2014 knowing only that she had a part in a video game. She soon learned she’d be working on the series as Freya, and the game would…

November 22, 2022 | 12:00 EST

Lego Harry Potter Family Games PlayStation Plus Premium

Top 10 PlayStation Plus Premium Family Games

Entertaining the family, especially during the summer, is tough, and while there are days you can easily go outside and enjoy the weather, it will rain at some point in the future. When that occurs,…

July 5, 2022 | 11:30 EDT

Gran Turismo 7

How Gran Turismo Revolutionized Car Culture

When you hear the name Gran Turismo, you imagine a racing game filled with unprecedented potential and one that takes the love for car culture to the next level. It shares a belief that you need cars…

June 27, 2022 | 12:00 EDT

Aloy in Horizon Forbidden West

What Does the Future of Horizon Forbidden West Look Like?

Just a couple weeks after the Horizon Forbidden West release, we ask: What could come next? Both Horizon Zero Dawn and Horizon Forbidden West have proven to be two of Sony's most powerful first-party…

March 7, 2022 | 12:00 EST

Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy 20th Anniversary Splash

Celebrating 20 Years of Jak and Daxter

Jak and Daxter celebrates its 20th anniversary on Dec. 3. Compared to many of the previous era’s platformers, the series has aged with real grace. In fact, when most people think of PlayStation 2-era…

December 3, 2021 | 12:00 EST

Kratos Fighting a Troll

God of War (2018) Retroactively Improved the Series

God of War (2018) is a thoughtful game in a narratively blunt series. Despite how earlier games in Sony Santa Monica’s god-slaying epic action-adventure series have minimal narrative depth, God of…

October 6, 2021 | 12:00 EDT

Ratchet & Clank - Rivet Looking Cool

Change is Hard in Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart

Change is the universe’s most aggravating constant. As time marches forward at the pace of a death metal blast beat, change inevitably occurs. For many people, change means leaving home and going to…

July 8, 2021 | 01:00 EDT

Death Stranding x Cyberpunk 2077 crossover cover

How the Death Stranding X Cyberpunk 2077 Crossover Could Open the Door for DLC

A Death Stranding x Cyberpunk 2077 crossover launched yesterday, surprising fans with new missions, new cosmetics, and new functional content. What's even more interesting is that this crossover…

December 18, 2020 | 01:00 EST

Ghost of Tsushima

The Best Game Music of 2020 - Ghost of Tsushima

The games industry owes a lot to what the film industry has done in the past century. Ghost of Tsushima especially owes a lot to Akira Kurosawa’s legendary work in samurai cinema, one of the many…

December 11, 2020 | 11:00 EST

Ghost of Tsushima Legends

Ghost of Tsushima's Co-Op Mode is A Brand New Game

Sucker Punch's Ghost of Tsushima is a fantastic psuedo-historical samurai adventure. In many ways, it was the swan song for the PlayStation 4 and cemented Sony's brand of console-exclusive prestige…

October 21, 2020 | 12:00 EDT

Jin preparing for a duel with a Mongol Warlord, the game's title in the center.

The Historical Truths of Ghost of Tsushima

For the past week, I have been playing Ghost of Tsushima, and it is amazing. Sucker Punch put a lot of love and care into every facet of this game, and it shows. Everything from the gorgeous art…

July 23, 2020 | 11:00 EDT

The Last of Us Part 2 has an accessibility feature that makes allies blue, enemies red, and the background grey

The Last of Us Part II and Video Game Accessibility

Amid the avalanche of articles about The Last of Us Part II, there's one you may have missed: the story of a completely blind player who managed to beat the entire game without sight, using audio…

July 20, 2020 | 11:00 EDT