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TodaySat, 25th Mar 2017

  • Talking Point What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 161

    Sun is shining

    The sun's actually come out here in the UK and it feels like Spring for the first time in forever. To recycle a tired old joke, then, you better pull your curtains shut and lock yourself inside for some games. It's the weekend so it's time for some WAYP – but what are you playing? Sammy Barker, Editor: I've started Mass Effect:...

    • Talking Point
    • PS4
    • PS3
    • Vita
    • What Are You Playing
  • Rumour Call of Duty: WWII Images and Art Leak

    D-day

    Remember when Activision said that this year's Sledgehammer Games developed Call of Duty would take the series back to its roots? Well, hot on the heels of Destiny 2, a slew of posters and even steelbook case covers have leaked apparently revealing that the new entry in the popular first-person franchise will be named Call of Duty: WWII...

    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Call of Duty
    • Rumours
  • News Get Your Crash Bandicoot Idle Animation Idea in the N. Sane Trilogy

    Downtime

    Crash Bandicoot is one of the most animated protagonists in games – it's part of the reason we all love him so much. And one of the best things about upcoming PlayStation 4 remaster N. Sane Trilogy is that it appears to have captured the irreverent hero's mannerisms for a brand new generation. But now Activision's giving you the...

    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Crash Bandicoot

YesterdayFri, 24th Mar 2017

  • Guide Mass Effect: Andromeda Character Builds

    Skill and profile recommendations

    Mass Effect: Andromeda may not be BioWare's best game overall, but there is one area where it excels, and that's combat. Gunfights are punchy and full of cool abilities - and its these skills and powers that we're focusing on with this guide. Unlike Commander Shepard of the original Mass Effect trilogy, Ryder isn't...

    • EA Games
    • PS4
    • Mass Effect
    • Character Builds
    • Guides
  • News Gran Turismo Sport's Nurburgring Is PS4's Most Beautiful Thing

    How is this even possible?

    Polyphony Digital may take an age to make a game, but you know what they say: greatness awaits. If you thought that Gran Turismo Sport's recreation of Brands Hatch was spectacular, then wait until you feast your eyes on its Nurburgring. This is obviously replay footage so the visuals are turned up to eleven, but even at...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Gran Turismo
    • Beta
    • Videos
  • News NA PlayStation Store Flash Sale Pulls Down Prices on PS4

    PS3 and Vita part of the party, too

    It's the tenth anniversary of the PlayStation Store this week so you're seeing lots of sales popping up all over the world. And of course North America is here with another Flash Sale, this time spanning the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita. So what's looking good? Well, Dangerous Golf is surely worth...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PS3
    • Vita
    • North America
  • News Recent PS4 Games Get Cheaper For the Weekend in EU PlayStation Store Sale

    Ghost Recon! Resi 7! Final Fantasy!

    If you've had a tough week and you're looking forward to settling down for a nice, lazy weekend of gaming, you may want to check out the PlayStation Store's latest sale. They're certainly not the biggest discounts that we've ever seen, but four recently released titles are up for grabs at reduced prices. Again,...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Sales
    • Discounts
    • Europe
  • Guide How to Change Weapons and Armor in Mass Effect: Andromeda

    Equip your new gear

    Changing your weapons and armor in Mass Effect: Andromeda takes a little more effort than you might think. You can pick weapons and armor up from defeated enemies or find bits and pieces stored away in containers, ripe for the taking. However, unlike most other games that have some sort of loot system, you can't simply equip...

    • EA Games
    • BioWare
    • PS4
    • Mass Effect
    • Weapons
  • Poll Are You Enjoying Mass Effect: Andromeda?

    Star wars

    Another Friday, another poll. With Mass Effect: Andromeda now sitting comfortably inside many a PlayStation 4, it's time for us to ask what you think of the game so far. From what we can tell, opinions seem to be very split on BioWare's latest release; some veteran fans love it, others think it's a huge disappointment, and we've seen...

    • EA Games
    • BioWare
    • PS4
    • Mass Effect
    • Polls
  • News JonTron's Yooka-Laylee Cameo to Be Patched Out by Playtonic

    In the aftermath of controversial comments

    Playtonic has announced that it will patch out popular YouTube personality Jon 'JonTron' Jafari's cameo from platformer Yooka-Laylee as part of an update. The game – which recently went gold ahead of its 11th April launch date – has presumably already been submitted to platform holders for printing and...

    • Playtonic
    • PS4
    • Yooka-Laylee
    • Culture
    • Industry
  • News Kratos' New Voice Actor Thinks God of War's Coming to PS4 in 2017

    Chaos awaits

    First there were the Father's Day ads in Spain, and now Kratos' new voice actor has listed God of War for 2017 release. Obviously this shouldn't be taken as gospel, but Christopher Judge's Twitter profile does allude to the game coming this year, and there must be some reason he believes that to be the case. [image:

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • God of War
    • Release Dates
    • Rumours
  • News Hideo Kojima's Been Meeting with PlayStation's Big Wigs

    Talking time

    E3 2017 preparations or just a progress report? According to his Twitter account, Hideo Kojima spent the day in meetings with some of Sony's big wigs, including PlayStation 4 architect Mark Cerny and the ridiculously likeable marketing chief Asad Qizilbash. We bet you could almost smell the talent filtering out of the meeting room...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Hideo Kojima
    • Kojima Productions
  • News Phwoar! Fall in Love with Persona 5's Retail Packages

    They'll take your heart

    We may be slowly tip-toeing towards a digital gaming future, but retail still very much has its place – and no more is that true than with Persona 5's frankly gorgeous physical packages. This video takes a look at both the steelbook version and the stunning 'Take Your Heart' premium edition. Both look well worth the money...

    • Atlus
    • PS4
    • Persona
    • Unboxing
    • Videos
  • Guide Mass Effect: Andromeda Romance Walkthrough - All Male, Female Relationship Options

    We'll bang, okay?

    Ah, so you're eager to bang some aliens, eh? Staples of any good Mass Effect title, relationships and romance make a return in Mass Effect: Andromeda. Whether you choose to play as male or female Ryder, there are several potential love interests for you to peruse. In this guide, we'll be detailing all of your romantic options and...

    • EA Games
    • PS4
    • Mass Effect: Andromeda
    • Romance
    • Guides
  • Guide How to Reset Skill Points in Mass Effect: Andromeda

    How to find the re-spec station

    There are a lot of skills to toy with in Mass Effect: Andromeda. From combat techniques to biotic powers to tech abilities, the numerous skill trees that are available to you right from the beginning of the game can seem incredibly daunting. As such, it's reasonably easy to pump your skill points into areas that you...

    • EA Games
    • BioWare
    • PS4
    • Mass Effect
    • Andromeda
  • Guide Mass Effect: Andromeda Tips and Tricks for Rookie Pathfinders

    Side quests, combat, and co-op tips

    The quest to find humanity a new home in an entirely new galaxy is a tough one, and rookie Ryders will likely need all the help that they can get. Mass Effect: Andromeda is a reasonably deep and often complex game; its combat can be quite brutal and its numerous role-playing systems can be difficult to wrap your...

    • EA Games
    • BioWare
    • PS4
    • Mass Effect: Andromeda
    • Guides
  • News Drawn to Death's Trophies Compose an Angsty Short Story

    Emo

    Drawn to Death is nothing if not bursting with personality, and its Trophies are no different. Each of its 28 trinkets forms part of a short story, which we assume has been ripped from the pages of the protagonist's sketchbook – which is, of course, where the game takes place. Here are some excerpts: "Amy keeps looking at me and smiling...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Drawn to Death
    • Trophies
  • News New Tekken 7 Trailer Doubles Down with Rage Arts and Story Mode Footage

    Rage against the Mishima

    There's a new Japanese Tekken 7 trailer that shows off a load of Rage Art and Rage Drive gameplay. The newly introduced attacks apply to each and every character, and are essentially super moves that can be used when your health drops below a certain threshold. Some of them look downright glorious. The video also features...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Tekken
    • Trailers
  • News Salt and Sanctuary Invests its Souls into PS Vita Next Week

    Will be completely cross-buy

    Ska Studios' outstanding Dark Souls-inspired sidescroller Salt and Sanctuary will finally arrive on the PlayStation Vita next week, the two-person team has announced. Ported by Sickhead Games – the very same team behind the likes of Stardew Valley on the PlayStation 4 – this portable version will be cross-buy with...

    • Ska Studios
    • Vita
    • Salt and Sanctuary
    • Release Dates
  • News Horizon: Zero Dawn's Aloy Looks Incredible in Hama Beads

    Beaded brilliance

    Remember that gorgeous side-scrolling Horizon: Zero Dawn demake that we posted about a few days ago? Well, now hama bead extraordinaire Dan Silver has transformed it into a glorious work of pixel art hobbycraft. Incredible, right? This isn't the first piece of pixel art that Dan's brought to life using beads, and you can check out...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Horizon
    • Culture
  • News Dark Souls III: The Ringed City Readies You for One Last Fight

    Burn out brightly

    If this really is the end of the Dark Souls franchise, then let's hope that The Ringed City goes out with the bang. The final DLC expansion for Dark Souls III is set to release next week, and you can watch its moody launch trailer above. Will you be whipping out your armour one last time?

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Dark Souls
    • Trailers
  • News Mass Effect: Andromeda Multiplayer Already Has a New Character

    That was fast

    Mass Effect: Andromeda only launched yesterday in Europe, but its multiplayer mode is already seeing support in the form of a new playable character and mission. The newcomer is the Krogan Gladiator, who likes nothing more than to smash her enemies with her hammer. You can unlock her via the usual card packs. We've played a few hours...

    • EA Games
    • BioWare
    • PS4
    • Mass Effect
  • Guide Mass Effect: Andromeda Walkthrough - Everything You Need to Know

    Tips and tricks! Character builds! Romance options!

    Mass Effect: Andromeda has boarded the Tempest and crash landed on Earth, and we daresay a fair few of you are playing it. If you're just embarking on your intergalactic adventure, then you may want to pay attention to our various Mass Effect: Andromeda guides, spanning character builds,

    • Guides
    • EA Games
    • PS4
    • Mass Effect Andromeda
    • Features

Thursday23rd Mar 2017

  • News FFS! Sony's E3 2017 Press Conference Schedule Hasn't Leaked

    Stop believing everything you read

    We've noticed that there's a screen-grabbed spreadsheet doing the rounds purporting to contain the secrets of Sony's rapidly approaching E3 2017 press conference. The problem is that it's merely an updated prediction by a NeoGAF user, and absolutely not a leak in any way shape or form. Why are we posting this...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • E3 2017
    • Nonsense
  • Rumour Destiny 2 Beta Blasts onto PS4 Around June

    Just in time for an E3 announcement

    Leaked earlier today via a legit-looking poster, Destiny 2 will apparently launch on the 8th September. A second poster has also suggests that PlayStation 4 beta access will be yours if you pre-order the upcoming sequel. Again, it all seems pretty legitimate. Weighing in on the leak over on Twitter,

    • Activision
    • Bungie
    • PS4
    • Destiny
    • Betas
  • Rumour Destiny 2 Drops on 8th September Claims Leaked Poster

    Update: Announcement proably not incoming today

    Destiny 2 will gear up and form a strike team starting 8th September if a leaked retail poster is to be believed. The image shows artwork of three Guardians alongside the game's logo and an 8th September release date. That's a Friday, and while big new games sometimes drop earlier in the week to...

    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Destiny
    • Rumours
  • News This Isn't the Destiny Trailer We Were Hoping For

    Not so triumphant

    Leaks from earlier in the day suggested that an official Destiny 2 reveal was incoming, but instead, Bungie's dropped a launch trailer for the Age of Triumph event, which goes live in the original Destiny on the 28th March. Bah! Still, it's a pretty rousing trailer. The Age of Triumph sees the return of past Raids with new...

    • Activision
    • Bungie
    • PS4
    • Destiny
    • Trailers
  • News Need for Speed, Star Wars Battlefront 2 Will Be at EA Play 2017

    Well, duh

    EA's not-E3-2017-but-totally-still-E3-2017 satellite event at the Hollywood Palladium in June will play host to Star Wars Battlefront 2 and the next Need for Speed game. With both games slated to release later this year, this news shouldn't come as a massive surprise, but there it is in black-and-white all the same. Woohoo? Other titles...

    • EA Games
    • PS4
    • Need for Speed
    • Star Wars
  • News Shiness: The Lightning Kingdom Snatches an April Release Date on PS4

    Zap

    Colourful action role-playing game Shiness: The Lightning Kingdom will hop onto PlayStation 4 next month, its latest trailer reveals. Said trailer shows off a bunch of different environmental footage accompanied by a twinkly musical score. The title certainly looks interesting, so here's hoping that the gameplay lives up to the presentation...

    • Focus Home Interactive
    • PS4
    • Shiness
    • Release Dates
    • Trailers
  • News Dragon Quest Heroes II Is Wheeling Out the Classic Characters

    Dragon Quest VII fans rejoice

    Dragon Quest Heroes II has another new character trailer, this time introducing two party members from a past game that fans may recognise. Hailing from Dragon Quest VII, Mirabel and Ruff bring some youth to the group, although judging by the gameplay footage, they're still a monster's worst nightmare. Will you be...

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • Dragon Quest
    • Trailers

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