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Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Six

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Six

New week revelations

The sun may be shining, but you won’t find us spending our weekend outside – we can absorb all of the Vitamin D that we need from the glow of the television screen. In keeping with tradition, we’ve gathered together a number of Push Square team members in order to find out what’s on their gaming agenda over the coming...

Guide: How to Hit the Ground Running in Terraria

How to Hit the Ground Running in Terraria

2D world problems

From getting mauled by zombies to falling awkwardly to your death, there are plenty of ways to bite the dust if you’re a delicate newcomer to the world of Terraria. With the game’s recent arrival on the PlayStation Network, we thought it might be a good idea to jot down some tips that may help if you’re fresh to this...

Talking Point: How Has Xbox One's Reveal Affected Your Anticipation for PS4?

How Has Xbox One's Reveal Affected Your Anticipation for PS4?

Snap response

Microsoft’s just tied a big green bow around its Xbox Reveal event. As expected, the press conference raised the curtain on Xbox One, the next generation console from the Redmond-based manufacturer. Throughout the conference, the company touched upon many topics, including television, music, movies, and, well, a few games. But how...

Talking Point: The Brilliant Build Up to Sony's PlayStation Meeting

The Brilliant Build Up to Sony's PlayStation Meeting

Shock and awe

Sony’s marketing team often bears the brunt of the entire industry’s ire. Forum posters lament the company’s inability to successfully build excitement around its products, journalists and bloggers ridicule the department’s shortcomings, and developers no doubt privately ponder why their titles aren’t receiving the...

Feature: Five Movies That Would Make Great PlayStation Games

Five Movies That Would Make Great PlayStation Games

Pull out the popcorn

Films and games are two incredibly similar mediums that often overlap. Sometimes, this results in incredibly lacklustre movie adaptations, such as the Hitman flick, or rushed releases like Transformers: Dark of the Moon. However, that's not to say that some properties don't have the potential to make excellent PlayStation...

Feature: What to Expect from Sony's Gran Turismo Event

What to Expect from Sony's Gran Turismo Event

Exhaust fumes of expectation

Sony’s set to shine its headlights on the future of the Gran Turismo franchise tomorrow. The platform holder, tailed by a procession of high-profile automotive manufacturers, will descend on the legendary British race course Silverstone in order to celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of the simulation series. The...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Five

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue Five

Smiles like sunshine

The sun has set on another work week, and like many of you, our attention is firmly focused on another weekend of gaming gluttony. To maintain tradition, we’ve caught up with a number of team members in order to learn what’s on their agenda over the next couple of days, but we’d love to know what’s keeping your consoles...

Feature: Five PS4 Announcements That Could Steal the Next Xbox's Thunder

Five PS4 Announcements That Could Steal the Next Xbox's Thunder

Future combat

Sony knows that it’s got a battle on its hands. It may have hogged the limelight ever since its surprise PlayStation 4 announcement earlier in the year, but Microsoft will not allow that to persist. When the next Xbox is finally revealed on 21st May, the companies will at last lock horns – and it’s the outcome of that tussle...

Guide: How to Succeed As a Sorcerer in Soul Sacrifice

How to Succeed As a Sorcerer in Soul Sacrifice

Break a leg

Soul Sacrifice is a very good game, but there’s a learning curve that every budding magician must navigate if they are to succeed in the twisted adventure. With the morally dense title now ripping up store shelves, we’ve wrapped ourselves in our favourite raiment in order to bring you some beginner’s tips for the PlayStation Vita...

Opinion: Next Xbox Development Woes Could Spell Trouble for the PS4

Next Xbox Development Woes Could Spell Trouble for the PS4

Modern warfare

Microsoft is supposedly struggling. According to reports coming out of Kotaku overnight, the platform holder is as much as six months behind on producing content for its next generation console. The site’s sources claim that the company recently canned a number of internally developed titles for its impending machine because they...