Author: Hot Game

PS5 games won’t be playable on PS4, SIE boss confirms: “We believe in generations”

PlayStation has no plans to make its big upcoming PS5 games also playable on PS4, according to a new interview with the division’s president. Sony Interactive Entertainment boss Jim Ryan explained some of the company’s plans for its next generation in an interview with GamesIndustry.biz. While Sony may have tipped its hand about the specifics of PS5 backwards compatibility recently,…

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Last of Us 2 will run on PS5 “without issue”, says PlayStation CEO

The Last of Us 2 may release this June for PS4, but it’ll run just fine on PS5, according to PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan in an interview with CNET.  “We hope this is a defining game for the generation,” says Ryan, before confirming that the version launching next month “will run on the PS5 without issue”. Even though there’s been…

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David Thewlis on playing a Na’vi in Avatar 2: “I’m fascinated to see how I’m going to look”

Over the course of lockdown, we’ve received a steady-stream of Avatar 2-related news. Multiple photos from behind-the-scenes have been posted online, showcasing just how intricate James Cameron’s underwater sequel will be. Speaking to our sister publication Total Film in the news issue, David Thewlis – a newcomer to the series – talks about working on Avatar 2 and how the…

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New on Netflix (June 2020): All the movies and shows arriving this month

It’s about that time again – here’s everything new on Netflix in June. Yep, everything. Over 100 new arrivals coming to the streaming service, in chronological order so you can plan out your month-in-binge-watching well in advance. Netflix’s June highlights include a pair of hotly-anticipated Original movies that couldn’t be more different from each other. Spike Lee’s Da 5 Bloods…

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Arkane’s first game, Arx Fatalis, is free for a limited time

In celebration of 20 years of making games, Dishonored and Prey developer Arkane Studios is making its very first game free to download for a limited time. Naturally, there are a couple of loops you need to jump through for the free game, but thankfully they’re fairly reasonable loops. First you’ll need to sign up for the Arkane Outsiders email…

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Tetris Effect’s soundtrack is now available to stream for free

The entire Tetris Effect soundtrack has been made available for free streaming via YouTube Music. And if you prefer a completely-uninterrupted version, you can get the ad-free playlist by upgrading to the $10/month YouTube Music Premium, or buy the soundtrack digitally through Amazon or Google Play. The Tetris series has been embedding its music into my psyche for almost 30…

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PS5 cross-gen support will be mandatory for new PS4 games from July onward

PS5 cross-gen support will be mandatory for all newly submitted PS4 games from July 13.   As Eurogamer reports, updated internal documentation sent to PlayStation partners now asks developers to confirm that their game – that is, the submitted version of their software – is also compatible with PS5 hardware. All PS4 games submitted after July 13 must be fully…

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Super Nintendo World looks almost complete in new aerial shot

An aerial photo of Super Nintendo World under construction has surfaced, and from the looks of it, Mario fans have a lot to look forward to when the world returns to normal. The image is of Universal Studios Osaka, where the first Super Nintendo World theme park began construction in 2017. As you can see below, things are coming along…

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