PlayStation Praises Nintendo, Microsoft in Call For Unity Among Game Makers

Read on: Variety.

PlayStation’s Shawn Layden kicked off the annual DICE Summit in Las Vegas this week with a call for unity among game makers, a significant step away from an age-old approach that led to console wars that pitted PlayStation against Xbox against Nintendo…

‘Groundhog Day’ Sequel in Works — But It’s a VR Game, Not a Movie

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“Groundhog Day” is getting a sequel, but it’s not a movie — it’s a virtual reality game being developed by Tequila Works in partnership with Sony Pictures Virtual Reality. “Groundhog Day: Like Father, Like Son,” drops players into a reoccurring d…

Sony Pictures Courses To $107M Q3 Profit Boosted By ‘Venom’

Read on: Deadline.

Notably boosted by the theatrical strength of Venom, Sony Pictures saw an improved third quarter for the fiscal year 2018, rising to 11.6B yen ($106.5M) in profits versus 10.5B yen in the comparable period of 2017.
The Pictures division logged a 6% in…