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Guide: Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition PS3 Trophy Guide & Road Map

Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition PS3 Trophy Guide & Road Map

Going deeper underground

MineCraft: PlayStation 3 Edition may look simple on the surface, but it’s one of the most imaginative games currently available for Sony’s ageing home console. It also happens to sport a fairly straightforward Platinum Trophy, so as big fans of this indie escapade, we’ve pulled together a guide helping you to score...

Guide: Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes PS4 Trophy Guide & Road Map

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes PS4 Trophy Guide & Road Map

Rinse and repeat

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes is a game that you’ll want to 100 per cent. With only a few hours of original content, having something to aim for will give you a little more bang for your buck. Whereas other Metal Gear games have been a time consuming to say the least, Ground Zeroes can probably be entirely completed in...

Guide: How to Master Your Powers in PS4 Exclusive inFAMOUS: Second Son

How to Master Your Powers in PS4 Exclusive inFAMOUS: Second Son

Come as you are

Seeing as Sucker Punch’s superhero sequel is currently smoking out store shelves, we figured that we’d burn through a companion to our inFAMOUS: Second Son Trophy guide in order to help you to get the best out of your newfound abilities. This is designed for up-and-coming conduits, so you won’t find any spoilers in the text...

Guide: Slaying for Beginners in Toukiden: The Age of Demons on PS Vita

Slaying for Beginners in Toukiden: The Age of Demons on PS Vita

Slay school

Greetings wannabe Slayers, and welcome to what will hopefully be a helpful beginner's guide to Tecmo Koei's Oni slaughtering simulator. As we stated in our review, Toukiden: The Age of Demons may not be quite as demanding as titles of a similar nature like Capcom's Monster Hunter series, but there are still quite a few mechanics to...

Guide: How to Share PS4 Video Clips on YouTube

How to Share PS4 Video Clips on YouTube

Broadcast yourself

There’s no doubt that the PlayStation 4’s share button has significantly changed the manner in which we communicate our gaming experiences with friends and family, but the console’s inability to upload gameplay clips to sites such as YouTube is a bit of an oversight. Fortunately, there is a workaround if you’re willing to...

Guide: Building Blocks for Beginners in Minecraft: PS3 Edition

Building Blocks for Beginners in Minecraft: PS3 Edition

What's mine is yours

Minecraft was a rather vague, strange game when it first launched on the PC. To learn about most of it, you had to jump onto the web and research a particular topic, especially when it came to creating tools and weapons. Thankfully for those new to the release, the super popular title is much more accessible now than it ever...

Guide: How to Save the Humans and Stave Off the Keepers in Resogun on PS4

How to Save the Humans and Stave Off the Keepers in Resogun on PS4

Tips 'n' tricks

It’s fair to say that Resogun has left our lives in complete and utter tatters. We’ve been unable to eat, sleep, or even communicate properly in the wake of our November Game of the Month winner, and who can blame us? Housemarque’s gorgeous shmup is an outstanding release – and it’s a free one to boot. However, if you...

Guide: Here's How to Revisit North Yankton in Grand Theft Auto Online

Here's How to Revisit North Yankton in Grand Theft Auto Online

Snow way

Those of you that have played Rockstar's most recent satirical crime opus Grand Theft Auto V may recall that the opening heist was set in the perpetually snowy town of North Yankton. And if you've ever wanted to revisit and then promptly terrorise the good people of this sleepy country village, your wishes have now been granted. CVG has...

Guide: How to Earn Millions of Gran Turismo 6 Credits in Minutes

How to Earn Millions of Gran Turismo 6 Credits in Minutes

Free money the easy way

There are cheaper ways to earn enormous amounts of in-game currency in Gran Turismo 6 than splashing out on microtransactions. One keen eyed YouTube user has uncovered a glitch in the PlayStation 3 racer that allows you to earn 20 million credits in a matter of minutes. It does involve some tedious back-and-forth, but...

Guide: How to Change Your Profile Picture on the PS4

How to Change Your Profile Picture on the PS4

Say cheese

In addition to a standard PlayStation Network avatar, you can also display a real photograph of yourself to your chosen friends on the PlayStation 4. These images can be grabbed from your Facebook account. You’ll need to ensure that your profile is linked to your Facebook account before following these steps. 1. Go to the PS4 Settings...

Guide: How to Change Your Facebook Publish Settings on the PS4

How to Change Your Facebook Publish Settings on the PS4

Subduing spam

Once you’ve connected your Facebook account to the PlayStation 4, you can choose to share as much or as little information with your friends as you like. If you decide that you’d like to publish more or less posts, you can change this in the console’s settings. Here's how to do it. 1. Go to the PS4 Settings Screen Once you’ve...

Guide: How to Link Your Facebook Account to the PS4

How to Link Your Facebook Account to the PS4

What's on your mind?

An important aspect of the PlayStation 4 experience comes courtesy of its connectivity to various social networks. As such, you’ll want to ensure that your console is correctly linked to your Facebook account in order to access a lot of this functionality. Fortunately, this is relatively easy to setup. 1. Go to the PS4...

Guide: How to Change Your Avatar on the PS4

How to Change Your Avatar on the PS4

Icon options

Your avatar is the first thing that other players will see on the PlayStation Network, so you’ll need to pick a good one if you want to be respected by the rest of the population on the PlayStation 4. Fortunately, it’s easy to pick a different icon – you just need to follow these simple steps. 1. Go to the PS4 Settings Screen...

Guide: How to Logout of PSN on the PS4

How to Logout of PSN on the PS4

Privacy, please

The PlayStation 4 is designed to be connected to the PlayStation Network at all times, but you may not always want to be signed into the service. Unfortunately, it can be difficult to find the logout option on the next generation console. It’s a good thing, then, that we’ve already located it for you, huh? 1. Go to the PS4...

FAQ: How Do You Turn Off the PS4 Controller's Light Bar?

How Do You Turn Off the PS4 Controller's Light Bar?

Dimming the DualShock 4

One of the iconic features of the PlayStation 4’s new controller is the light bar on the top of the unit. This is used to differentiate between players, provide in-game feedback, and help the new PlayStation Camera to track the device. Unfortunately, it can also be a bit irritating if you have a glossy television or want to...

Guide: How to Switch User Accounts on the PS4

How to Switch User Accounts on the PS4

Pass the controller

Much like the PlayStation 3, the PlayStation 4 is designed around the idea of having multiple user accounts associated with a single system. You can toggle between these freely, accessing different save files and profile settings. However, it’s not immediately obvious how to do this on the next generation console. Don’t...

Guide: How to Download and Install PS4 Games in Standby Mode

How to Download and Install PS4 Games in Standby Mode

Power saver

There are times when you may want to download and install PlayStation 4 games without the system being fully switched on. Fortunately, the console comes augmented with a neat standby state that allows it to tackle any administration activities in a low power setting. Unfortunately, it’s not immediately clear how to set this up. Alas,...

Guide: How to Upload PS4 Save Data to the PlayStation Plus Cloud

How to Upload PS4 Save Data to the PlayStation Plus Cloud

Copying progress

While you’ll need a PlayStation Plus subscription to engage in online multiplayer matches on the PlayStation 4, the service still comes with all of the same perks from the PlayStation 3 and Vita. Chief among these is the ability to copy your save data to the cloud, where it will be stored safely should you have a hardware failure...

Guide: How to Setup PS4 and PS Vita Remote Play

How to Setup PS4 and PS Vita Remote Play

Connected consoles

One of the PlayStation 4’s most important features is its compatibility with the PlayStation Vita. Earlier in the year, Sony announced that all developers would be required to support Remote Play on the next generation console, allowing you to play any games without a heavy emphasis on motion controls on the handheld device. But...

Guide: How to Enable PS4 Power Saving Settings

How to Enable PS4 Power Saving Settings

Environment friendly

If you’re the type of person that would forget your own head if it wasn’t already screwed on, you may occasionally leave your system powered up while you’re not playing. This is fine, but can be costly – not to mention bad for the planet. Fortunately, the PlayStation 4 comes with a set of nifty power saving features to...