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Nintendo America President Responds to Fortnite PS4 Cross-Play Controversy

With the launch of Fortnite on Switch, and the subsequent furore surrounding the PS4’s inability to cross-play on Fortnite with any other console, Nintendo America COO and President Reggie Fils-Aime has weighed in on the debate. His words might just sting a little for some Sony apologists. First, some context: Fortnite PS4 cross-play, theoretically allowing users…

Cross-Play Podcast Episode #4: Nintendo Lab-Oh No!

Cross-Play episode four is now live! We considered just drinking in celebration instead of actually recording the podcast, but who are we kidding? We’re probably already drunk when we record. The Cross-Play Podcast brings you the greatest collaborative podcast between PSLS and Game Revolution writers, crossing site, state, and country borders….

FTC Warns Console Manufacturers About Illegal Warranty Restrictions

The United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced in a press release earlier this week that it has warned six “major companies,” including console manufacturers, that it is illegal to add certain warranty restrictions when selling their hardware. While FTC doesn’t explicitly name the companies, Ars Technica’s research suggests that…

Is the Future of Video Game Consoles in Portability?

When I say portability, I’m not talking about dedicated handhelds or fear-mongering that mobile gaming is going to take over the industry. Let’s get over that joke right now. Those fears will never pan out. There’s a clear and very strong place for at-home, living room gaming, but there’s also…