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Guide: How to Perform Every Fighter's Fatality in Mortal Kombat X on PS4

How to Perform Every Fighter's Fatality in Mortal Kombat X on PS4

Finish them

Mortal Kombat X is a slick fighter for sure – but let's be honest here, the fatalities are the real draw. With many of these murderous moves locked in the Krypt, you may be missing a few finishers in your game's combinations list. Fortunately, we've teamed up with Push Square reader Melucine to bring you a complete rundown of every...

Guide: How to Defeat Bloodborne's Final Bosses

How to Defeat Bloodborne's Final Bosses

End the hunt

A wonderful, chilling adventure gets an exhilarating conclusion. Bloodborne has the potential for two final boss fights, depending on your player choices and how many Umbilical Cord items you've consumed up until this point. Head back to the Hunter's Dream, enter the newly unlocked field of flowers, and chat with our good friend...

Guide: How to Kill Ebrietas, Daughter of the Cosmos in Bloodborne on PS4

How to Kill Ebrietas, Daughter of the Cosmos in Bloodborne on PS4

Go back to Space

You took down the Celestial Emissary with no issue, right? The Choir is a joke area, you say? Well, time for some real fun. Ebrietas, Daughter of the Cosmos packs a real challenge and the type of fight that recent zones in Bloodborne have been screaming for. Breaking the window after the previous boss and following the route will...

Guide: How to Kill Micolash, Host of the Nightmare in Bloodborne on PS4

How to Kill Micolash, Host of the Nightmare in Bloodborne on PS4

Time to Awaken

Micolash, Host of the Nightmare in Bloodborne is a funny chap with a funny hat, and his fight follows as such. Rather than a traditional brawl, or even a slightly less traditional game of hide and seek, this battle will be a chase for the most part, with bits of easy combat splashed in between. This shouldn't be any real kind of...

Guide: How to Kill the One Reborn in Bloodborne on PS4

How to Kill the One Reborn in Bloodborne on PS4

Reborn, redead

A slab of rotten flesh? Brilliant. The One Reborn is seemingly Bloodborne's equivalent of the Gaping Dragon fight from Dark Souls, with casters raining spells from above and a foe that has a penchant for vomiting death around the entire arena. This'll be fun, huh? Luckily, One Reborn can be easy if played correctly. You'll encounter...

Guide: How to Defeat the Celestial Emissary in Bloodborne on PS4

How to Defeat the Celestial Emissary in Bloodborne on PS4

Take me to your leader

The Celestial Emissary in Bloodborne is found at the top of The Choir, deep in the Orphanage. It's somewhat of a gimmick fight, with the additional enemies posing as much threat as the boss and none of them having any real power. Much like the Witches of Hemwick earlier in the game, hide and seek is the name of the game for...

Guide: How to Annihilate Amygdala in Bloodborne on PS4

How to Annihilate Amygdala in Bloodborne on PS4

Cut down Cthulhu

You'll see a fair few Cthulhu-esque monsters similar to Amygdala throughout Yharnam, hanging from buildings and chapels like a Lovecraftian rendition of King Kong, but as you approach the end of the Nightmare Frontier zone, the chance to do battle with one presents itself. The fight looks a lot tougher than it is, with the size of...

Guide: How to Kill Rom, the Vacuous Spider in Bloodborne on PS4

How to Kill Rom, the Vacuous Spider in Bloodborne on PS4

Arachnid alert

You'll encounter Rom, the Vacuous Spider in Bloodborne after a relatively short trek through Byrgenwerth culminating in a jarring leap of faith. Extremely reminiscent of battles like Phalanx from Demon's Souls, the additional enemies in this battle often pose much more of a threat than the boss itself. There are two methods to...

Guide: How to Kill the Witches of Hemwick in Bloodborne on PS4

How to Kill the Witches of Hemwick in Bloodborne on PS4

Toil and trouble

And now it's time for something a little more tedious. If you've made it this far in PlayStation 4 exclusive Bloodborne you'll have had to off some seriously threatening beasts – but the Witches of Hemwick are more annoying than aggressive. You'll find yourself in a rectangular room with two elevated areas on either side. These...

Guide: How to Escape Bloodborne's Death Dealer Prison in Yahar'gul, Unseen Village

How to Escape Bloodborne's Death Dealer Prison in Yahar'gul, Unseen Village

Break free with your Blood Echoes

Bloodborne loves to toy with you like a predator and its prey, and if you get too comfortable, it'll really kick your ass. Case in point: shortly after navigating the Healing Church Workshop, you'll happen upon a couple of Death Dealers. These may have ridiculous names, but the sack wielding nasties are pretty...

Guide: How to Stream Spotify Music While You're Playing PS4 Games

How to Stream Spotify Music While You're Playing PS4 Games

Background music

After a particularly painful wait, the Spotify application has put in a surprise appearance on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 today. One of its niftiest features on Sony's next-gen hardware, however, is its ability to enable audio playback – while you're playing games. Most games manually adjust to this feature – with the...

Guide: How to Beat the Blood-Starved Beast in Bloodborne on PS4

How to Beat the Blood-Starved Beast in Bloodborne on PS4

You can kill it if it bleeds

Nothing says 'nice and approachable' quite like the name Blood-Starved Beast – but that's because this third Bloodborne boss isn't exactly BFF material. A spindly monster coated with matted fur and dripping with poison, this antagonist's really going to prove a match for your hunting skills. No time to get complacent...

Guide: How to Automatically Install PS4 Firmware Updates in Rest Mode

How to Automatically Install PS4 Firmware Updates in Rest Mode

Time saver

As long as you've got background downloads enabled, your PlayStation 4 will automatically download patches and firmware updates while your system is in Rest Mode. However, up until system software v2.50, you had to manually turn on your system in order to install any operating system overhauls. That's no longer the case, as an automatic...

Guide: How to Back Up Your PS4 HDD to a USB Drive

How to Back Up Your PS4 HDD to a USB Drive

And restore it, too

Whether you're looking to switch out your PlayStation hard drive for something a little bigger or simply want peace of mind, there's no doubt that PlayStation 4 firmware update v2.50's new backup and restore feature will come in handy. This will essentially allow you to dump a mirror of your system's HDD onto an external device,...