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PlayStation Plus subscribers are counting down to the release of the free PS5 and PS4 games for July 2021. The next batch of free PS Plus games have a July 6 release date on PS4 and PS5. The games will be available until August 3. FortnitePS Plus July 2021 FREE PS5 and PS4 games release time, PlayStation Plus DEALS, more

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PS5 Restock Update for Target, Antonline, GameStop, Best Buy, Amazon, Sam's Club and More

Newsweek 06 July, 2021 - 10:40pm

Below is a breakdown of the latest PS5 restock information.

Target is the most likely candidate for a PS5 restock this week. The last time that the merchant was selling new units was over two weeks ago and they tend to replenish their supplies on a fortnightly basis, so they are overdue.

If a restock is going to take place soon, it will probably be on Wednesday or Thursday, at around 7 a.m. ET. This is when new PS5s are typically released by Target.

Walmart sold out of PS5s on Thursday, July 1, mere seconds after a new batch of consoles was released. Since then, they have released no additional supplies.

As we pointed out in our last update, you can technically still buy a PlayStation 5 from Walmart's online marketplace, but it is worth noting that these are being traded by independent users at a heavily inflated rate.

If you do decide to purchase from one of these resellers, then a PS5 (without any peripherals or games) could cost up to $1,024, which is over double the recommended manufacture price.

On Thursday, July 1, GameStop was offering the PS5 in a bundle with Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart and Spider-Man: Miles Morales. This item has now sold out and the retailer's inventory has been completely depleted.

Much like Target, GameStop normally releases extra units every fortnight, so by that logic the next PS5 restock should occur around Thursday, July 15.

On Wednesday, June 23, pre-selected customers had the opportunity to buy a PlayStation 5 from PS Direct. On this particular occasion, the virtual queue was only open to those who had received special email invitations ahead of time.

Since then, Sony's official storefront has not been selling the console at all and there is no word on when their next restock is expected to take place.

PS5s can only be obtained from Newegg by entering what is known as a "Shuffle." These are essentially lottery draws that the retailer uses to distribute its more popular electronic items, like gaming PC components or next-generation consoles.

There has not been a PS5 shuffle for several weeks now. To be alerted as soon as the next draw opens, follow the likes of @Wario64 and @GYXdeals on Twitter.

Best Buy has managed to restock on PS5s for two consecutive weeks now, selling the console on Thursday, June 24, and Tuesday, June 30. Given the recency of this, it is unlikely that they will have any leftovers for the coming days.

Amazon was recently selling the PS5 during its Prime Day event, but these units sold out within minutes.

As such, you can no longer add either the digital or disc edition of the console to your Amazon basket.

Sam's Club released new PlayStation 5 units on Thursday, July 1, and the demand was so intense that the webpage eventually crashed.

Unlike a lot of other restocks, this one was actually quite unexpected, so it is worth monitoring Sam's Club's social media channels in case there is another surprise drop.

Neither the digital nor disc edition of the PS5 is currently available from Costco and there is still no word on when they are expected to restock.

At the time of writing, you cannot buy a PS5 from Antonline. If the situation changes, gaming deal trackers like @Wario64 or @GYXdeals will be the first to let you know.

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PS5 Remote Play: What Frame Rate, Resolution, and Latency to Expect When Streaming PlayStation Games in India

IGN India 06 July, 2021 - 10:40pm

“I was expecting a minimum of 300-400ms of input delay which makes any game unplayable,” he tweeted. “But it seemed that the input delay was around 100ms or a bit lower sometimes.”

That was with Burman’s Jio 4G connection on his MacBook Pro he tells us, confirming that it was around 50 to 100ms. Interestingly these were with two relatively popular games.

”I tried FIFA 21 and Infamous Second Son,” he tells us.

Using what he claims is a WiFi connection, he was able to get between 10 to 30ms. Not too bad after he confirmed to us that his ISP speeds max out at Sony’s recommended value.

”I live in Delhi Cantonment, so there’s only one ISP, and it’s terrible,” he says. “I get 10-15Mbps.”

In terms of frame rate and resolution he was able to eke out 720p at 30fps he claims.

Sony’s PS Now plans were paused due to the ongoing covid-19 pandemic and to make way for the PS5 launch. Microsoft was to partner with Reliance to launch Project xCloud though that’s no longer case with the latter likely to launch its own streaming service when 5G finally rolls out.

Faster Internet connectivity could ensure the arrival of cloud gaming services into India as well as homegrown options.

“With the proposed launch of 5G services, cloud gaming has the potential to transform the gaming experience for a mass of users, taking device capabilities out of the picture,” reads a recent KPMG report. “This is especially important for markets like India, with limited capacity to invest in hardware.”

And with new tech comes experimentation of new business models according Girish Menon, Partner and Head, Media and Entertainment, KPMG.

“I think when it comes to India, it is going to be a largely a subscription-driven model in India,” he tells us in a recent interview.

He believes that cloud gaming could take a route not too dissimilar to how OTTs and telcos work hand in hand to offer not just data to users with their phone plans, but access to content too.

“Paying only for [data] pipe isn’t what Indians are used to, they want to pay for pipe plus services in one go,” he says. “That offers customers choice. However I would just reserve judgment a little bit since these models are in a trial phase right now, even globally.”

Menon’s comments make sense when you consider that the metrics of success for cloud gaming services are usually pegged to engagement of the user base instead of return investment as we’ve seen with how Microsoft presents its success with Xbox Cloud Gaming and Sony with PS Now.

For now though, it’ll be limited to the likes of Burman with access to console hardware, which is far from affordable for most Indian gamers right now. Though with a select few mobile games being the cynosure of all eyes from a consumption standpoint right now, it begs the question, of how much of an impact cloud or streaming services would have in this market.

Feature: The 10 Most Anticipated PS5, PS4 Games for the Rest of 2021

Push Square 06 July, 2021 - 10:40pm

Last week, we asked you to vote for your most anticipated games yet to release in 2021. The next six months or so are looking very busy indeed for new releases on PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4, which resulted in a huge poll made up of over 60 games. Over 4000 votes were cast by the Push Square community.

Your votes have since been counted, and we're left with a worthy top ten, which we've listed in this article.

Say what you will about Ubisoft's open world games, but they always turn out to be pretty popular. Far Cry 6 just about scraped into this top five, but to be fair, it does look fun. Set on the fictional Caribbean island of Yara, you're up against its fascist ruler (played by Giancarlo Esposito) and his militaristic regime. Yep, this is Far Cry through and through, but an even bigger sandbox and a slew of new gameplay mechanics should make it one to watch.

There's been steady interest building around Tales of Arise, especially since its September release date was confirmed, but it's still a bit of a surprise to see the action RPG get so many of your votes. The Tales series has always been reasonably popular, but Arise looks to be broadening its appeal with great graphics and some seriously slick looking gameplay. There's real promise here for something quite special, and as far as anime-style games go, Tales of Arise is shaping up to be the heavy hitter of 2021.

Snapped up as a PlayStation exclusive before Microsoft's Bethesda buyout, Deathloop continues to be a an anticipated release. Dishonored developer Arkane Studios is going big on style with this power-based shooter, as you're tasked with taking out different targets across a range of intricately designed levels — all while being hunted by another character who can cheat death. We've seen plenty of Deathloop already, and now we're just looking forward to getting our hands on the finished product. Just like you, apparently!

Absolutely flying ahead into second place, Kena: Bridge of Spirits is that stunning indie title which was first announced at Sony's PS5 reveal event. While we haven't seen much raw gameplay footage, it's safe to say that Kena has the potential to be a bit of a showstopper. Enchanting environmental design, gorgeous animations, and what looks like a cool combat system could combine to create a next-gen must-buy. Here's hoping that we get to see more of it soon.

It was inevitable, wasn't it? Horizon Forbidden West is your most anticipated game for the rest of 2021, and it's not even close. The PS5 and PS4 exclusive looked utterly jaw-dropping during its gameplay demonstration back in May, clearly building upon what was already a fantastic open world excursion in Horizon Zero Dawn. Of course, there's only one problem with Forbidden West being on this list, and that's its actual release date. Indeed, Sony has said that the sequel might not hit this year, despite developer Guerrilla Games' best efforts. Still, there's absolutely no mistaking the hype for Aloy's next adventure.

Did your most anticipated games make the cut? Make a case for your favourites, and let us know whether you agree with the top ten in the comments section below.

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Not surprised to see that Top3 - I voted for 2 of them myself

No Lost Judgment? Shame on you all.

horizon will wait for the directors cut

I nearly spat my drink out when I saw the 10 and 9 games. Like I get why people will be interested, just wasn't expecting it.

Btw did we get results article on our E3 predictions or did I miss it?

@RBMango Lost Judgment wasn't too far behind, I think it placed 11th or 12th. I agree though, disgraceful.

Really looking forward to Far Cry myself. That and BF 2042 are my most anticipated games

Many, but none of the ones listed

Has the Witcher 3 been confirmed for this year?

As much as I'm looking forward to the Tales Of Arise game I couldn't put it in my top 5 just in case it disappoints like the last couple.Let's hope it's as good as Graces F!

Life is Strange is also a game I'm really looking forward to.

I don't understand the excitement for Deathloop. The others in the top 4 I totally agree with!

@Hurblyburbly you're one person and in the minority so your opinion isn't widely shared and it is indeed jaw-dropping to alot of people. Horizon is objectively better.

That bottom 5 is so weak it makes the year look awful!

Kena, Horizon and Tales of Arise will do me nicely.

Shadow warrior 3 for me.word up son

I would honestly say that we need to ban the 134 users excited for Cyberpunk lol some people don't learn, I guess

No Lego Star Wars? I can't wait for that one!

@JohnKarnes Good list. All three will be day one for me.

@Hurblyburbly there was no point. Just sharing my opinion as well. You're welcome.

Deathloop doesn't look like anything impressive. Kinda just looks like doom but you can teleport and there's a loop when you die. Kena looks good but i'll have to wait to see more.

SOOOOOO happy Kena is so high up on the list 😁

I definitely agree with the top 2 winners, but would replace Deathloop with either Life is Strange: True Colors or Guardians of the Galaxy.

I want to play kena, atomic hearts, the world ends with you 2 and axiom verge 2

@AFCC I know right 😂😂😂

I plan to at least try 4 out the top 5. Death Loop being the one left out. Swap that one out with Lost Judgment and we are set for myself!

I'm pretty sure Sony is waiting for reviews of Kena. If that game gets positive reception, which I'm sure it will, they'll buy that developer.

@Royalblues If that game is as wonderful as it looks they definitely should I think Ember Lab have serious potential and having a team dedicated to amazing platforming games like that would be a godsend. Kena looks like a game straight out of the PS2 era and I can't get enough of it 😁

@Olmaz I loved the Far Cry series, the first game on PC was my OG fps and 2 was my favourite PS3 shooter - but I agree.

I really liked Far Cry 3. Far Cry 4 felt very comfortable and lowered my expectations for the series in seeing how little they evolved the formula, but was still GREAT fun.

Then I played Far Cry 5. The series was never great literary art but told effective survival thriller stories nonetheless. Five started the trend of empty social commentary, ROFLCOPTER gag trash that was dated once 2012 ended. The story was shallow, the characters were pathetically empty and it some of the T>R>A>S>H humour was actually quite depraved, like making players burn animals alive to Marvin Gaye songs or beating a trapped screaming pig to death 'for the lols'. I'm fine with hunting mechanics and fighting predatory animals in a survival game - but honestly it left the worst taste in my mouth. It felt like it was developed by disgusting people with nothing to say - the tone of the game was that gross -and that's to say nothing of the awful writing which aspired to be so much more than it was. The A.I and "chaos" of the open world was too much. It felt like a broken piece of sandbox steam junk that someone had asset flipped together. The game was a lazy 'throw ***** at a wall' mess, though in spite of that retained an entertaining but repetitive gameplay loop.

So yeah, how do I feel about Far Cry 6. If 4 and 5 felt like PS3 games remastered, 6 is becoming a joke. Watch Dogs legion had much the same energy of FC5 to me, and the disabled bomb dog indicates they're continuing the trend. Gimmick after gimmick after gimmick. It would be a 'wait for £20-£30 sale' buy for me, but after 5 I'm concerned it won't even be that.

Mine are god of war and gran turismo.....

Already into second half of the year, so many on this list I can't see making it. Haven't seen a single screenshot of witcher 3 either.

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PSA: Last Day to Redeem Free PlayStation Plus Games for June

ComingSoon.net 06 July, 2021 - 10:40pm

It’s your last chance to redeem the free PlayStation Plus games for June as July’s offerings will go live on the PlayStation Store starting tomorrow, July 6.

June’s free PlayStation Plus games included Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown, Star Wars: Squadrons, and Operation: Tango. As with all other PS Plus titles, players will need an active subscription to continue playing the games after they are redeemed. Both Star Wars and Operation: Tango will be back to full price starting tomorrow, but Virtua Fighter will be available for an extra month.

The new Virtua Fighter 5 remaster sees enhanced graphics, new online features, and the beloved action from the original. “Battle through classic VF modes like “Arcade” or “Rank Match,” create your own custom online tournaments with up to 16 friends, or learn from the best with the new ‘Spectator Mode,'” says the description.”Master your fighting style to defeat all challengers in the Fifth World Fighting Tournament and become a Virtua Fighter legend!”

Meanwhile, Star Wars: Squadrons is a space combat game that is set after Return of the Jedi. Players “alternate perspectives between opposing factions as the New Republic fights for freedom and the Empire demands order.” Finally, Operation: Tango is a spy adventure that is played cooperatively. Players will have to work in tandem in order to succeed as they see different things and must communicate over voice chat.

July’s free PlayStation Plus games is headlined by a remaster of A Plague Tale: Innocence, but also features WWE and Call of Duty titles as well.

PS5 restock: Target, Best Buy and GameStop – the update you’ve been waiting for

News Nation USA 06 July, 2021 - 10:40pm

The next PS5 restock date and time is scheduled for this week, and our PS5 restock Twitter tracker Matt Swider has helped 55,000 people get a next-gen console with his alerts.

PS5 restock tracker Matt Swider has helped 55,000 people buy a next-gen console in 2021 with his tireless 24/7 tracking, in-stock Twitter alerts and exclusive restock reporting.

PS5 restock date update: There's finally good PS5 restock news from Target today, and Walmart, Best Buy and GameStop aren't far behind, according to our 24/7 PS5 restock Twitter tracker Matt Swider. While other publications had you thinking it "could" happen during 4th of July sales, we knew the inventory wasn't there. Matt will send you an alert when the Sony PS5 console is in stock – if you follow his account and turn on notifications. If you're having serious trouble buying PS5, he'll walk you through the process in a PS5 restock live stream YouTube video.

Here are the steps to buy it when there's a PS5 restock in the US.

Click on this example of the Best Buy PS5 restock date from this past Tuesday to follow Matt Swider on Twitter and turn on notifications (the little bell icon). 

PS5 restock update for today, July 5: There's finally movement when it comes to that awaited Target PS5 restock news: it may actually happen this week.

We were skeptical of a potential restock at Target last week simply because stores in the US had such little inventory, according to our growing list of employee sources and those of YouTuber Jake Randall. But sources have updated us on the fact that consoles are coming in slowly but surely. That could be a restock sometime this week – and it's always been on a Wednesday or Thursday in the morning. We're tracking a PS5 Target restock on Twitter so you don't have to keep refreshing the page.

🚨 TARGET #PS5 UPDATE 🚨 Today and yesterday stores nationwide received 6-10 more units each with stores (on average) now holding 6-12 units each which is 4 times more than they had last week. Looks like a drop much more likely for Wednesday or Thursday, I WILL live stream! 1/2 pic.twitter.com/I6VH4a0cokJuly 6, 2021

Best Buy and GameStop just had a restock last week, so we're trying to get a read on their inventory levels for this week (which suggests that both stores could have the PS5 console in stock next week instead – it's a bit too early in the week to know).  The standout retailer is Walmart, which hasn't had the $399 PS5 Digital in two weeks and $499 PS5 Disc console in one month. Antonline is another strong possibility. 

Last week was light: the only stores in the US to have an official PS5 restock were Best Buy (on Tuesday) and GameStop (on Thursday). Furthermore, Best Buy was a bunch of leftovers from the Thursday prior. That's a good thing, believe it or not, as retailers are amassing inventory.

Other PS5 stores we're tracking include Sony Direct – the Sony Direct virtual queue was limited last time around – as well as Sam's Club and Costco.

We're almost three weeks without a Target PS5 restock today, but the good news is that console inventory is slowly starting to trickle in to the backrooms at individual stores, according to our employee and warehouse sources and those of Jake Randall. The PS5 console numbers were much too low for a restock this past week, but Target stores should begin building inventory for this week.

The official restock date is hard to determine outside of these two parameters: it's always been on a Wednesday or Thursday in 2021 (so either July 7 or July 8), and it almost always happens in early morning time: 7:40am EDT / 6:40am CDT / 5:40am MDT / 4:40am PDT. We're tracking it on both potential dates this week.

Yes, that's early if you live on the West coast of the US, but since the PS5 is bought online and picked up at your local Target store, you're competing with a bunch of neighbors – and on the West Coast, much of that competition is usually fast asleep.

Best Buy restock date could be late this week, with Thursday and Friday being the most popular days of the week of the retailer. But that's if it happens at all, as the electronics retailer is known to skip weeks when it's low on inventory. We give this a 50% chance of happening this week. We'll keep this updated when we have news.

You'll probably see a Best Buy GPU in-stock alert from Matt Swider right before the console orders go live – that's how it worked nearly two weeks ago. Consoles also tend to stick to an every-other-week pattern although the Best Buy restock time has been all over the place and is harder to predict today. It's been anywhere from 9:38am to 6:05pm, so our tracking efforts span the entire day at Best Buy.

PS5 restock advice:👉Both PS5 Disc/Digital on sale (always more Disc than Digital)👉Don't refresh after add-to-cart button turns gray (it asks you to wait)👉Click the add-to-cart button again when it turns yellow again (this is the '1 more step'👉Don't give up at the start pic.twitter.com/91XqBps8cjJune 29, 2021

There was a huge GameStop PS5 restock on Thursday, with Matt Swider coaching as many as 4,000 viewers during a PS5 restock live stream on YouTube (nearly 20,000 people have seen the live video tutorial since then). Just as important as the restock date is teaching you how to check out at stores like GameStop. 

It's much too soon to know the next GameStop restock, but it has a restock every 10 to 15 days, according to our analysis. Recently, it's been limited the first waves of PS5 stock to its PowerUp Pro members, but we'll also teach you how to get around that. So far, though, it's only been two days since the GameStop restock. More time is needed for the retailer to replenish its console inventory.

Should be in stock soon: 🚨🚨🚨PS5 restock! 🛑 GAMESTOP 🛑PS5 bundle options https://t.co/VRX42vuoE7♻️RT this + follow @mattswider for updatesNeed help? I'm live streaming it on YouTubehttps://t.co/JdQOGsp1y4July 1, 2021

The Walmart PS5 restock date is always on a Thursday – that's at least the way it's been every time in 2021, and July 8 at 3pm EDT / 12pm PDT will be the next time we check and, likely, send out a restock alert. It's been several weeks since the retailer has officially had a $499 PS5 Disc restock, though it did offer some PS5 Digitial buyers a PS5 Disc upgrade for free when it ran out of inventory.

Matt Swider often gets advance notice if there's going to be a Walmart PS5 restock, citing a press release that the retailer issues to TechRadar and other members of the press when there's a massive PS5 restock. That official word comes three hours in advance, so the time to look for the tweet and news is just after 12pm EDT.

We're able to send our timely PS5 restock alerts about the Sony Direct restock date one of two ways: first, it often sends out (random) Sony Direct email invites to PSN users who get into an earlier virtual queue – and often, but not always – it opens up a second queue when this finishes. 

We also get a 15- to 30-minute waiting room for Sony Direct before the virtual queue opens up. That means you don't have to be first in line. And we know that the queue for everyone has been happening at 5pm EDT, and Wednesdays have been popular for Sony Direct. Look for our tweet if you track a queue opening up then.

Costco PS5 restock updates have been few and far between simply because the club store doesn't have as much inventory as Best Buy, Walmart, and GameStop. It packs its console inventory into bundles, which are at face value for the games and accessories, yet it still sells out in under three minutes – for a site that requires a membership. That tells you either inventory is always low or demand for PS5 is still that strong – and it may be both at the same time.

Our PS5 restock alerts for Costco, like the one below, is a good reason to tracker the PlayStation 5 with us on Twitter. It can crop up at any moment. 

We'll continue to update this page as more PS5 restock news breaks. Millions of you now have the PS5 in hand, but millions more are looking to buy the Sony console. Between now and October 2021, it's going to be slightly easier. But by the Black Friday and Cyber Monday dates, expect a whole new audience to suddenly realize they need to buy PS5 and find stock when it's just not available in most US stores.

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Among Us Appears On PlayStation Database, Possible Release Date Leaked

PlayStation Universe 06 July, 2021 - 10:40pm

Among Us has seemingly been added to the PlayStation database and will launch for the PS4 on August 31, 2021. That’s at least according to Twitter account PlayStation Game Size, which is a pretty reliable source for this sort of thing,

There’s a chance that this could just be a placeholder, although for the time being, it’s all we have to go on.

🚨 Among Us Release Date Set For 31 August 2021 (According To Database)

⬛ THIS DATE CAN BE A PLACE-HOLDER

🟫 #AmongUs #PS4 pic.twitter.com/TIPwOB44Oo

— PlayStation Game Size (@PlaystationSize) July 4, 2021

Developed by Innersloth, Among Us was originally released in June 2019 for Android and iOS and takes the form of a social deduction game. PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S ands Xbox One versions of the game are planned for 2021, so the above listing does carry some weight.

In related news, a chicken nugget shaped like a character from Among Us was recently sold on eBay for a hefty $100,000. When the game does eventually hit Sony consoles, it will arrive with a Ratchet & Clank skin and pet.

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PS5 restock: Target and Best Buy dates – if you missed the Antonline restock today

TechRadar 06 July, 2021 - 10:40pm

The next PS5 restock date and time is scheduled for this week, and our PS5 restock Twitter tracker Matt Swider has helped 55,000 people get a next-gen console with his alerts.

PS5 restock tracker Matt Swider has helped 55,000 people buy a next-gen console in 2021 with his tireless 24/7 tracking, in-stock Twitter alerts and exclusive restock reporting.

Update: We had some PS5 restock breaking news today, with Antonline having the Sony console in stock for less than two minutes before it sold out. You had a chance to buy the PlayStation 5 bundle if you were following our 24/7 PS5 restock Twitter tracker Matt Swider, who sent out an instant alert. 

If not, he'll send you an alert when PS5 is in stock again – if you follow his account and turn on notifications. Matt Swider will also become a Nintendo Switch OLED restock tracker soon, and, in the meantime, PS5 should be in stock at Target this week, and maybe Walmart, with Best Buy and GameStop replenishing. If you're having serious trouble buying PS5, he'll walk you through the process in a PS5 restock live stream YouTube video.

Here are the proven steps to buy it when there's a PS5 restock in the US.

Click on this example of the Best Buy PS5 restock date from this past Tuesday to follow Matt Swider on Twitter and turn on notifications (the little bell icon). 

PS5 restock update for today, July 5: There's finally movement when it comes to that awaited Target PS5 restock news: it may actually happen this week. Antonline had a very brief PS5 restock bundle that cost close to $800.

We were skeptical of a potential restock at Target last week simply because stores in the US had such little inventory, according to our growing list of employee sources and those of YouTuber Jake Randall. But sources have updated us on the fact that consoles are coming in slowly but surely. That could be a restock sometime this week – and it's always been on a Wednesday or Thursday in the morning. We're tracking a PS5 Target restock on Twitter so you don't have to keep refreshing the page.

🚨 TARGET #PS5 UPDATE 🚨 Today and yesterday stores nationwide received 6-10 more units each with stores (on average) now holding 6-12 units each which is 4 times more than they had last week. Looks like a drop much more likely for Wednesday or Thursday, I WILL live stream! 1/2 pic.twitter.com/I6VH4a0cokJuly 6, 2021

Best Buy and GameStop just had a restock last week, so we're trying to get a read on their inventory levels for this week (which suggests that both stores could have the PS5 console in stock next week instead – it's a bit too early in the week to know).  The standout retailer is Walmart, which hasn't had the $399 PS5 Digital in two weeks and $499 PS5 Disc console in one month. Antonline is another strong possibility. 

Last week was light: the only stores in the US to have an official PS5 restock were Best Buy (on Tuesday) and GameStop (on Thursday). Furthermore, Best Buy was a bunch of leftovers from the Thursday prior. That's a good thing, believe it or not, as retailers are amassing inventory.

Other PS5 stores we're tracking include Sony Direct – the Sony Direct virtual queue was limited last time around – as well as Sam's Club and Costco.

We're almost three weeks without a Target PS5 restock today, but the good news is that console inventory is slowly starting to trickle in to the backrooms at individual stores, according to our employee and warehouse sources and those of Jake Randall. The PS5 console numbers were much too low for a restock this past week, but Target stores should begin building inventory for this week.

The official restock date is hard to determine outside of these two parameters: it's always been on a Wednesday or Thursday in 2021 (so either July 7 or July 8), and it almost always happens in early morning time: 7:40am EDT / 6:40am CDT / 5:40am MDT / 4:40am PDT. We're tracking it on both potential dates this week.

Yes, that's early if you live on the West coast of the US, but since the PS5 is bought online and picked up at your local Target store, you're competing with a bunch of neighbors – and on the West Coast, much of that competition is usually fast asleep.

The Antonline PS5 kicked off the short week here, with a brief restock that lasted just two minutes. What's surprising is that this PS5 bundle price is above the $499 MSRP for the PS5 Disc console because it included four games and an extra controller. The total was close to $800 and exceeds that if your state has sales tax (most states in the US do). You'd think such bundles would last longer, but shockingly no, not even in July 2021.

Antonline ships fast, and unlike other retailers, it doesn't play with the add-to-cart button, meaning this is the one and only retailer in which speed matters. Getting our PS5 restock alert, like the one we just sent below, is crucial.

🚨🚨🚨PS5 restock! 🐜 ANTonline 🐜 in the US has it right now.♻️RT this + follow @mattswider + @techradar for instant Xbox & PlayStation 5 updatesAll PS5 bundle options https://t.co/GktnFOXjBGPro tip: bundles are higher in $, yes, but they remain in stock longer.July 6, 2021

Best Buy restock date could be late this week, with Thursday and Friday being the most popular days of the week of the retailer. But that's if it happens at all, as the electronics retailer is known to skip weeks when it's low on inventory. We give this a 50% chance of happening this week. We'll keep this updated when we have news.

You'll probably see a Best Buy GPU in-stock alert from Matt Swider right before the console orders go live – that's how it worked nearly two weeks ago. Consoles also tend to stick to an every-other-week pattern although the Best Buy restock time has been all over the place and is harder to predict today. It's been anywhere from 9:38am to 6:05pm, so our tracking efforts span the entire day at Best Buy.

PS5 restock advice:👉Both PS5 Disc/Digital on sale (always more Disc than Digital)👉Don't refresh after add-to-cart button turns gray (it asks you to wait)👉Click the add-to-cart button again when it turns yellow again (this is the '1 more step'👉Don't give up at the start pic.twitter.com/91XqBps8cjJune 29, 2021

There was a huge GameStop PS5 restock on Thursday, with Matt Swider coaching as many as 4,000 viewers during a PS5 restock live stream on YouTube (nearly 20,000 people have seen the live video tutorial since then). Just as important as the restock date is teaching you how to check out at stores like GameStop. 

It's much too soon to know the next GameStop restock, but it has a restock every 10 to 15 days, according to our analysis. Recently, it's been limited the first waves of PS5 stock to its PowerUp Pro members, but we'll also teach you how to get around that. So far, though, it's only been two days since the GameStop restock. More time is needed for the retailer to replenish its console inventory.

Should be in stock soon: 🚨🚨🚨PS5 restock! 🛑 GAMESTOP 🛑PS5 bundle options https://t.co/VRX42vuoE7♻️RT this + follow @mattswider for updatesNeed help? I'm live streaming it on YouTubehttps://t.co/JdQOGsp1y4July 1, 2021

The Walmart PS5 restock date is always on a Thursday – that's at least the way it's been every time in 2021, and July 8 at 3pm EDT / 12pm PDT will be the next time we check and, likely, send out a restock alert. It's been several weeks since the retailer has officially had a $499 PS5 Disc restock, though it did offer some PS5 Digitial buyers a PS5 Disc upgrade for free when it ran out of inventory.

Matt Swider often gets advance notice if there's going to be a Walmart PS5 restock, citing a press release that the retailer issues to TechRadar and other members of the press when there's a massive PS5 restock. That official word comes three hours in advance, so the time to look for the tweet and news is just after 12pm EDT.

We're able to send our timely PS5 restock alerts about the Sony Direct restock date one of two ways: first, it often sends out (random) Sony Direct email invites to PSN users who get into an earlier virtual queue – and often, but not always – it opens up a second queue when this finishes. 

We also get a 15- to 30-minute waiting room for Sony Direct before the virtual queue opens up. That means you don't have to be first in line. And we know that the queue for everyone has been happening at 5pm EDT, and Wednesdays have been popular for Sony Direct. Look for our tweet if you track a queue opening up then.

Costco PS5 restock updates have been few and far between simply because the club store doesn't have as much inventory as Best Buy, Walmart, and GameStop. It packs its console inventory into bundles, which are at face value for the games and accessories, yet it still sells out in under three minutes – for a site that requires a membership. That tells you either inventory is always low or demand for PS5 is still that strong – and it may be both at the same time.

Our PS5 restock alerts for Costco, like the one below, is a good reason to tracker the PlayStation 5 with us on Twitter. It can crop up at any moment. 

We'll continue to update this page as more PS5 restock news breaks. Millions of you now have the PS5 in hand, but millions more are looking to buy the Sony console. Between now and October 2021, it's going to be slightly easier. But by the Black Friday and Cyber Monday dates, expect a whole new audience to suddenly realize they need to buy PS5 and find stock when it's just not available in most US stores.

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Huge Target PS5 Restock Dropping This Week, Insider Reports- July 2021

Gaming INTEL 06 July, 2021 - 10:40pm

It’s been almost 8 months since the launch of the PS5 back in November 2020. And despite that fact, it’s still almost impossible to get hold of a next-gen device, even with relatively frequent stock drops.

But all that could be about to change as Sony claims that the end of the PS5 stock shortage is in sight.

And with this upcoming Target PS5 restock, you’ve got another shot at nabbing your next-gen PlayStation console in July 2021.

When it comes to PS5 stock insiders, Jake Randall is one of the best. To this day, the stock tracker has helped over 60,000 people secure their next-gen consoles with ease.

What’s more, Randall is known for having accurate information on Target stores specifically, due to inside sources. So when he claims that a major Target PS5 restock is coming this week, we’d be inclined to believe him.

Last week, Randall reported that Target was beginning to get a handful of PS5 consoles in each of its stores. Now, each individual Target appears to have between 6-12 units each, meaning that a pretty sizable PS5 drop is almost certainly incoming.

With Target often dropping between 7:30 – 7:55 AM ET, Wednesday 7 and Thursday 8 July are the dates to watch. But you may not have to wait for online restocks at all, as Target also has PS5 consoles arriving in-store lately!

Recently, we reported that PS5 and Xbox restocks are getting huge changes at Target. And since then, the major retailer has been one of our favorite spots to find next-gen consoles.

Don’t forget that a major PlayStation State of Play showcase is just around the corner! When the event finally goes live, we expect demand for PS5 consoles to spike once again, so it pays to find yours as fast as possible.

Meanwhile, it looks like more PlayStation games are coming to PC, so fans might not be missing out on exclusive experiences for long…

PS5 Restock: Target, Best Buy, GameStop – The Updates You've been Waiting for

Texasnewstoday.com 06 July, 2021 - 10:40pm

PS5 Replenishment Tracker Matt Swider His tireless 24/7 tracking, in-stock Twitter alerts, and exclusive restocking reports have helped 55,000 people buy next-generation consoles in 2021.

PS5 restock date update: 24/7, Target has finally received good news about the restocking of PS5. Wal-Mart, Best Buy, and GameStop aren’t too late. PS5 replenishes Twitter tracker Matt Swider.. Other publications thought it could “occur” during the sale on July 4, but knew it was out of stock. Matt sends an alert if Sony’s PS5 console is in stock – If you follow his account and turn on notifications.. If you have a serious problem with your PS5 purchase, we will walk you through the process with a PS5 replenishment live stream YouTube video.

Here are the steps to buy a PS5 when it’s back in the US.

Click this example of the Best Buy PS5 restock date last Tuesday to follow Matt Swider on Twitter and turn on notifications (small bell icon).

PS5 restock update on July 5th today: There is At the end Moving when it comes to its long-awaited target PS5 replenishment news: it may actually happen this week.

With employee sources YouTuber Jake Randall.. However, sources have updated us with the fact that the console is slowly but surely emerging. It may be replenished sometime this week – and it was always on Wednesday or Thursday in the morning. We track the restocking of PS5 Target on Twitter so you don’t have to keep updating the page.

🚨 TARGET # PS5UPDATE 🚨 Today and yesterday stores nationwide increased by 6-10 units each, and (on average) each store owns 6-12 units, four times last week. It seems much more likely to drop on Wednesday or Thursday, I will live stream! 1/2 pic.twitter.com/I6VH4a0cokJuly 6, 2021

Best Buy and GameStop just restocked last week, so we’re trying to read this week’s inventory levels (which suggests that both stores may have PS5 console inventory instead next week. Masu-a little too early to know the week). A prominent retailer is Wal-Mart, which doesn’t have a $ 399 PS5 digital in two weeks and a $ 499 PS5 disc console in a month. Anton line is another powerful possibility.

It was light last week. Only Best Buy (Tuesday) and GameStop (Thursday) have official PS5 replenishments in the United States. In addition, Best Buy was a bunch of leftovers from last Thursday. Believe it or not, that’s a good thing because retailers are accumulating inventories.

Other PS5 stores we track include Sony Direct (Sony Direct virtual queues were previously restricted), Sam’s Club, Costco, and more.

According to employee and warehouse sources, and Jake Randall sources, console inventory slowly flows into the back rooms of individual stores today, almost three weeks without the Target PS5 being restocked. I’m starting. The number of PS5 consoles was too small to replenish last week, but the target store needs to start building inventory this week.

Formal replenishment dates are difficult to determine except for these two parameters. It is Wednesday or Thursday 2021 (that is, July 7th or July 8th) and most often occurs early in the morning at 7:40 am EDT / 6. : 40 am CDT / 5:40 am MDT / 4:40 am PDT. This week we are tracking on both potential dates.

Yes, it’s early if you live on the west coast of the United States, but the PS5 is bought online and at your local Target store, so you’re competing with many of your neighbors. On the west coast, many are usually soundly asleep.

Best Buy restock dates can be late this week, with Thursday and Friday being the most popular days of the week for retailers. But even if that happens, electronics retailers are known to skip low-stock weeks. This week has a 50% chance of happening. We will keep updating this as we have news.

Just before the console order is published, Matt Swider may display an inventory alert for Best Buy GPUs. This is how it worked nearly two weeks ago. Also, consoles tend to stick to the biweekly pattern, but Best Buy refill times are ubiquitous and difficult to predict today. Tracking is done all day long at Best Buy, as it ranges from 9:38 am to 6:05 pm.

PS5 Restock Advice: 👉 Both PS5 discs / digital are on sale (always more discs than digital) 👉 Do not update after the add to cart button turns gray (you will be asked to wait) 👉 Click the Add to Cart button again When it turns yellow again (this is “one more step” 👉 Don’t give up at first pic.twitter.com/91XqBps8cjJune 29, 2021

There was a huge GameStop PS5 replenishment on Thursday, and Matt Swider coached as many as 4,000 viewers during the PS5 replenishment live stream on YouTube (about 20,000 people have watched live video tutorials ever since). As important as the restock date is to teach you how to check out at a store like GameStop.

It’s too early to know the next GameStop replenishment, but our analysis shows that it will be replenished every 10 to 15 days. Recently, the first wave of PS5 stock has been limited to PowerUp Pro members, but we’ll also show you how to get around it. However, so far, it’s only been two days since GameStop was back in stock. It will take more time for retailers to restock their consoles.

Coming soon: 🚨🚨🚨 PS5 is back in stock! 🛑 GAMESTOP 🛑 PS5 Bundle Option https://t.co/VRX42vuoE7 ♻️ RT Follow @mattswider for this + update Need help? Livestreaming on YouTube https://t.co/JdQOGsp1y4July 1, 2021

The Wal-Mart PS5 restock date is always Thursday. This is at least every 2021 method, and will be checked next time by 3:00 pm EDT / 12:00 pm PDT on July 8th and will send a restock alert. It’s been a few weeks since the retailer officially restocked the $ 499 PS5 disc, but when it was out of stock, we offered PS5 Digitial buyers a free PS5 disc upgrade.

If the Wal-Mart PS5 is due for restocking, Matt Swider will quote a press release issued by the retailer to TechRadar and other media outlets in advance when there is a large restocking of the PS5. Often you will be notified. The official word comes three hours ago, so the time to look for tweets and news is just after 12:00 EST.

You can send a timely PS5 replenishment alert about your Sony Direct replenishment date in one of two ways. One is to send a (random) Sony Direct email invitation to a PSN user who was previously in the virtual queue. Not always – when this is done, a second queue will open.

There is also a Sony Direct 15-30 minute waiting room before the virtual queue opens. That is, you don’t have to be in the first column. And we all know that the queue is happening at 5pm EST, and Wednesday was popular with Sony Direct. If you want to keep track of the queues that are open at that time, look for tweets.

Costco PS5 restock updates are rare, just because the club store doesn’t have as much stock as Best Buy, Walmart, and GameStop. Bundle console inventory. It’s face value for games and accessories, but it sells out in less than 3 minutes on sites that require membership. This indicates that inventory is always low or demand for PS5 is still very strong. And both can happen at the same time.

Costco’s PS5 replenishment alerts, such as the following, are good reasons to track your PlayStation 5 on Twitter. It can happen at any time.

We will continue to update this page as the news of PS5 restocking increases. Millions of people now have a PS5, but millions more are trying to buy a Sony console. It will be a little easier from now to October 2021. But by the date of Black Friday and Cyber ​​Monday, expect all-new viewers to suddenly realize that they need to buy a PS5 and find inventory when it’s not available in most US stores.

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Here are the games hitting PlayStation Now in July 2021

MobileSyrup 05 July, 2021 - 12:09pm

Every month, PlayStation adds a handful of titles to its PlayStation Now game streaming service.

Now, the Japanese publisher has revealed the seven games that are hitting PS Now in July:

PlayStation Now costs $11.99/month, $34.99/three months or $79.99/year.

The service offers a catalogue of more than 800 PS4, PS3 and PS2 games that can be streamed on PS4, PS5 or PC.

Find out what came to PlayStation Now in June here.

Source: PlayStation

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