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Live: Watch Evo 2016, The Year's Biggest Fighting Game Event, Right Here

Watch Evo 2016, The Year's Biggest Fighting Game Event, Right Here

Tekken 7, Street Fighter V finals are this weekend

Evo 2016 is alive and kicking right now in Las Vegas, and things are about to get intense as the competition heats up over the weekend. Street Fighter V, Tekken 7, and Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- are among the PlayStation fighters on display, each title rounding things off over the next couple of...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 126

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 126

Time out

With the Great Weekend of Sport over, it's time for the Great Weekend of Gaming – at least that's what we're dubbing it here at Push Square Towers. There may not be many major titles deploying at the moment, but there are some decent offers on the PlayStation Store – and we've all got backlogs to bust. Here's what we're playing. Kell...

Talking Point: Is Sony Scared of Xbox's Scorpio?

Is Sony Scared of Xbox's Scorpio?

Neo way

Microsoft jumped feet first into the iterative hardware space at E3 2016, announcing Project Scorpio for… Well, the end of 2017! Sony, on the other hand, opted to keep the PlayStation 4K closer to its chest, confirming that it is working on an upgraded console, but refusing to share specifics until the platform is officially announced...

Soapbox: Destiny's Grimoire Cards Are Pretty Awesome

Destiny's Grimoire Cards Are Pretty Awesome

A glimpse at what could have been

Destiny is famous for a lot of things, but a strong and structured storyline is most definitely not one of them. In fact, it's more renowned for telling you that it doesn't have time for a plot. I'm here to tell you that Destiny actually possesses potentially one of the deepest and most well thought out universes...

Push Rewind: 7 Days to Die, Adam Boyes' Exit, No Man's Sky

7 Days to Die, Adam Boyes' Exit, No Man's Sky

And not much else

It's been about as far away from being a vintage week here at Push Square Towers as is possible, with very little happening on Planet PlayStation over the past seven days. The summer's sometimes like that, though, and we're sure that there'll be an uptick in enthusiasm as Gamescom quietly draws near. Reviews: 7 Days to Die -...

Talking Point: Is It Time for PSone Classics on PS4?

Is It Time for PSone Classics on PS4?

Old-school

This week saw the release of two PlayStation 2 titles on the PlayStation 4: The Warriors and Metal Slug Anthology. The two articles that we wrote confirming these releases went on to become among the most viewed on the website over the past seven days, proving that there's pent-up demand for these retro re-releases. But isn't it time...

Interview: Solving Mysteries with Sherlock Holmes Developer Frogwares

Solving Mysteries with Sherlock Holmes Developer Frogwares

From calibash pipes to eldritch horrors

Ukrainian developer Frogwares has been making Sherlock Holmes games for 15 years now, slowly improving and reshaping a solid adventure model. The Devil's Daughter is the eighth mainline game in the series and features a younger Sherlock, who juggles the life of a master sleuth with the perils of parenthood...

Hands On: Seeking the Light in Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue

Seeking the Light in Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue

Saving the best for last

It's no secret that the Kingdom Hearts series has transformed into quite a meandering and occasionally confusing beast. After 2005's Kingdom Hearts II, the series spread itself across three additional platforms and continued telling side stories that expanded the lore, but never strictly progressed it any further than...

Poll: Are You Happy with July's PlayStation Plus Games?

Are You Happy with July's PlayStation Plus Games?

Or are you Furious

July's PlayStation Plus offering has been outed and the dust has settled - it's time to tell us if you're satisfied. This month's PlayStation 4 selection includes the brand new Furi - which we just reviewed through here - Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell, and early access to Paragon. Elsewhere, PlayStation 3 gets Fat Princess and...

Feature: 20 Promising PS4 Games Still to Come in 2016

20 Promising PS4 Games Still to Come in 2016

Second half dramatics

We can hardly believe that we're more than halfway through 2016 already, but at least this year has offered up some good gaming times so far. The likes of Dark Souls III and Uncharted 4: A Thief's End immediately spring to mind, but the latter half of 2016 also promises an abundance of great looking titles, so we've decided...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 123

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 123

Backlog busters

You can always tell it's summer, not because the sun is shining outside, but because WAYP is filled with people playing old games. That's certainly the case this time, as the people of Push Square Towers casually go about busting their backlogs. Alex Stinton, Reviewer: There's something to be said for returning to a game well after...