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PlayStation Store to kill movie purchases and rentals

1 month ago   |   By Pocket-lint

After many years of selling and renting digital movies and TV shows through PlayStation consoles, Sony is shuttering the service. From 31 August 2021, users will no longer be able to buy or rent films and series through the PlayStation 4. The PlayStation Store will no longer offer digital video sales from that date. The reason given is that console owners favour subscription streaming services over paid content: "We've seen tremendous growth from PlayStation fans using subscription-based and ad-based entertainment streaming services on our consoles. With this shift in customer behaviour...
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PlayStation Store is dropping movie and TV show purchases in August - CNET

PlayStation Store is dropping movie and TV show purchases in August - CNET

1 month ago   |   By CNET

People are mostly using subscription- and ad-based streaming options, Sony said.
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PlayStation Store to Stop Selling/Renting Movies and TV Shows

PlayStation Store to Stop Selling/Renting Movies and TV Shows

1 month ago   |   By PC Mag

Sony reacts to how people now use subscription and ad-based streaming services.
The way in which we consume entertainment has changed drastically over recent years and especially during the pandemic. It's becoming much more common to stream movies and TV shows rather than renting or purchasing them outright. Sony realizes this and is reacting ...
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Sony won't let you rent or purchase movies or TV shows from the PlayStation Store soon

Sony won't let you rent or purchase movies or TV shows from the PlayStation Store soon

1 month ago   |   By TechRadar

Sony has announced that users will no longer be able to purchase or rent movies or TV shows from the PlayStation Store on PS5, PS4 and PS4 Pro.
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