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Official PlayStation Podcast

Get exclusive first details on next week's PSN game lineup from the staff of the official PlayStation.Blog, and stick around for PlayStation news, answers to questions from the PlayStation community, and plenty of nerdy game talk. Join us!

Get exclusive first details on next week's PSN game lineup from the staff of the official PlayStation.Blog, and stick around for PlayStation news, answers to questions from the PlayStation community, and plenty of nerdy game talk. Join us!

 

#510

Episode 487: Riot Requirements

Hey y’all! We’ve got a full show for you all this week, starting out with a recap of the teams’ hands-on experiences at Summer Game Fest. Plus, we got to sit down with Riot Games Production Director Arnar Gylfason to discuss Valorant coming to PS5 and the Limited Beta starting today. ... Read more

14 Jun 2024

55 MINS

55:34

14 Jun 2024


#509

Episode 486: Proof In The Play

Howdy folks! This week the team recaps some of the biggest news from last week’s State of Play and talks some of 2024’s best indies so far. Plus: Which videogame worlds do you think smell the worst/best? The team nose dives into this topic and more. ... Read more

07 Jun 2024

42 MINS

42:53

07 Jun 2024


#508

Episode 485: Hope For Humanity

Hey y’all! The team returns for a punchy pod covering this week’s news in gaming. Plus a listener writes in, prompting a deep dive into challenging puzzle game recommendations. ... Read more

24 May 2024

26 MINS

26:51

24 May 2024


#507

Episode 484: Speaking Of Playing

Howdy! This week the team returns to discuss the Player’s Choice winner and Animal Well. ... Read more

10 May 2024

20 MINS

20:27

10 May 2024


#506

Episode 483: Buckle Your Seatbelts

Hello everyone! The gang returns this week to discuss new releases Stellar Blade and Another Crab’s Treasure. Plus, the Helldivers 2 marathon continues as the team dives into Super Samples and more. ... Read more

26 Apr 2024

34 MINS

34:12

26 Apr 2024


#505

Episode 482: Learn How To Dolphin Dive

Howdy, y’all! This week the team discusses upcoming game releases before catching up on what we’ve been playing including Dragon’s Dogma 2, Helldivers 2, Balatro, and more. ... Read more

12 Apr 2024

33 MINS

33:21

12 Apr 2024


#504

Episode 481: Here’s To You, Jim

Hi everyone! The gang is back this week to catch up on what we’ve been playing. And it’s a stacked deck with Helldivers 2, Pacific Drive, and much more in the rotation. Also, special guest Jim Ryan discusses his remarkable run with the PlayStation brand, from starting up the first offices in Europe before the launch of the original PlayStation, to his retirement next month as CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment. We’ll miss you, Jim!   ... Read more

29 Mar 2024

1 HR 01 MINS

1:01:20

29 Mar 2024


#503

Episode 480: Milieu Of Meteor Showers

Hey y’all! After a few weeks of hiatus, the gang returns and introduces team member James to discuss his early playing experience with Rise of the Ronin. Plus the team talks Helldivers 2 and Final Fantasy VII Rebirth. ... Read more

22 Mar 2024

34 MINS

34:47

22 Mar 2024


#502

Episode 479: Abubakar Salim Talks Tales of Kenzera: Zau

Howdy! This week Abubakar Salim of Surgent Studios stops by to discuss the upcoming platformer Tales of Kenzera: Zau. Plus the team talks Helldivers and Tekken 8. ... Read more

16 Feb 2024

1 HR 11 MINS

1:11:18

16 Feb 2024


#501

Episode 478: What We've Been Playing

Hey y'all! With nasty colds circulatin', bomb cyclones droppin', and 2024 kicking off with a bang, the PlayStation Podcast crew has struggled to record a show for a few weeks now. Today, they get off their keisters to review some key details from the recent State(s) of Play and then talk about what they've been playing. No surprise that Sid is obsessed with Tekken 8, but listen in to see what Brett and Tim have been up to. ... Read more

09 Feb 2024

45 MINS

45:41

09 Feb 2024


#500

Episode 477: Tomb Of Time

Hey y’all! This week the team discusses The Last of Us Part II Remastered, as well as the upcoming Tomb Raider I-III Remastered release. Plus a listener letter led a discussion on some of the team’s toughest fought boss battles. ... Read more

19 Jan 2024

41 MINS

41:55

19 Jan 2024


#499

Episode 476: Games For A Change

Hey y'all! This week the gang returns for the first episode of 2024 to talk oh-so-sweet video games, including a discussion on God of War Ragnarök: Valhalla. Plus the team answers a listener letter with tips for your first Baldur’s Gate 3 play-through. ... Read more

12 Jan 2024

38 MINS

38:11

12 Jan 2024


#498

Episode 475: 2023 Enters The Halls Of Valhalla

Hey y’all! This week Santa Monica Studio Game Directors Mihir Sheth and Bruno Velazquez stop by to discuss the God of War Ragnarök free epilogue DLC Valhalla. Plus the team shared their PlayStation 2023 Wrap-Up recaps to close out the final show of such an amazing year in gaming. ... Read more

15 Dec 2023

1 HR 16 MINS

1:16:03

15 Dec 2023


#497

Episode 474: Don’t Get Gravy On That

Howdy y'all! This week the team discusses the upcoming releases of Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora and the Access controller. Plus deep dives on game difficulty settings, how to hold your DualSense wireless controller, and of course more Baldur's Gate 3. ... Read more

17 Nov 2023

52 MINS

52:44

17 Nov 2023


#496

Episode 473: Portal To New Experiences

Hey y'all! This week the team celebrates three years of PS5, the upcoming PlayStation Portal launch, and the one-year year anniversary of God of War Ragnarök! Plus more Alan Wake 2 talk. ... Read more

10 Nov 2023

29 MINS

29:42

10 Nov 2023


#495

Episode 472: Zombies, Ghouls, and Goblin Camp

Hey y’all! This week the team celebrates spooky season and discusses some creepy newly released PS VR2 titles. The team also gets into the upcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III, plus even more Baldur’s Gate 3 and Alan Wake 2 talk. ... Read more

03 Nov 2023

29 MINS

29:14

03 Nov 2023


#494

Episode 471: Let There Be Venom

This week, Senior Creative Director at Insomniac Games Bryan Intihar stopped by to celebrate launch and discuss all things Marvel’s Spider-Man 2. ... Read more

20 Oct 2023

1 HR 19 MINS

1:19:35

20 Oct 2023


#493

Episode 470: Total Access

Howdy! This week we sat with Alvin Daniel, senior technical program manager for the Access controller to discuss how it all came together. Plus the team talks Sea of Stars, cozy cottagecore, and much more. ... Read more

13 Oct 2023

43 MINS

43:05

13 Oct 2023


#492

Episode 469: Wakes, Lakes, and Drakes

Hey y’all! This week Remedy Entertainment Creative Director Sam Lake stops by to talk all things Alan Wake 2. Plus the team discusses their hands-on time with Alan Wake 2, as well as some indie horror games in preparation for spooky season. ... Read more

29 Sep 2023

50 MINS

50:19

29 Sep 2023


#491

Episode 468: Gaming Gigablast

Howdy! This week the team talks about Baldur’s Gate 3, and gets into a recap of news from this week’s State of Play. ... Read more

15 Sep 2023

36 MINS

36:01

15 Sep 2023


#490

Episode 467: Lucky In Love

Hey y’all! This week the team sits down with Founder of Studio Sai and Eternights Developer Jae Hyun Yoo to chat about the upcoming dating action RPG. Also the team talks Goodbye Volcano High and growing game backlogs. ... Read more

08 Sep 2023

41 MINS

41:28

08 Sep 2023


#489

Episode 466: Track and Field

Hey y’all! This week the team dives into recently revealed gameplay details with Creative Director David Swenson on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III, before getting into gameplay upgrades with Senior Producer Sam Rivera on the upcoming EA Sports FC 24. ... Read more

18 Aug 2023

1 HR 19 MINS

1:19:12

18 Aug 2023


#488

Episode 465: Dog Days

Hey y’all! This week the team dives into the grandeur of Final Fantasy XVI’s big boss fights and reminisces over fond summertime gaming memories. ... Read more

11 Aug 2023

34 MINS

34:37

11 Aug 2023


#487

Episode 464: Clownin’ Around

This week series actor Samoa Joe stopped by to discuss the Twisted Metal TV series. Plus the gang talks about their favorite go-to combos in Final Fantasy XVI. ... Read more

28 Jul 2023

42 MINS

42:22

28 Jul 2023


#486

Episode 463: Mind Meld

This week voice actors Jennifer Hale and David Hayter stop by to discuss their roles in Synapse. The team also does a quick deep-dive into Synth Riders’ Experience levels, with a bit of Final Fantasy XVI and Diablo IV talk along the way. ... Read more

14 Jul 2023

1 HR 04 MINS

1:04:44

14 Jul 2023


#485

Episode 462: The Clivecast

This week the team chats with Ben Starr, English voice actor for Clive Rosfield, and Square Enix Localization Director Michael-Christopher Koji Fox on all things Final Fantasy XVI. ... Read more

23 Jun 2023

1 HR 15 MINS

1:15:55

23 Jun 2023


#484

Episode 461: Mortal Podkast

This week the team talks Summer Game Fest 2023 and discusses their hands-on time with the upcoming Mortal Kombat 1. Plus the team gets into Diablo IV and the sinister legacy of the classic franchise. ... Read more

16 Jun 2023

54 MINS

54:04

16 Jun 2023


#483

Episode 460: Fighting Off The Ropes

This week the team chats with Thea Trinidad (aka WWE Superstar Zelina Vega) about her role as guest commentator in Street Fighter 6 and her connection to the classic franchise. Plus the team talks more Street Fighter 6 and gets into a spoiler-free discussion of Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse. ... Read more

09 Jun 2023

43 MINS

43:15

09 Jun 2023


#482

Episode 459: Fists 'N Fury

This week the team chats with Director Nakayama Takayuki and Producer Matsumoto Shuhei on redesigning classic characters in Street Fighter 6 and more. Plus the team dives into their personal fighting game journeys. ... Read more

02 Jun 2023

57 MINS

57:01

02 Jun 2023


#481

Episode 458: Access Granted

This week the team chats with Accessibility Consultant Paul Amadeus Lane about accessibility in gaming, before diving into the world of deck-building with some Inscryption talk. ... Read more

19 May 2023

50 MINS

50:25

19 May 2023