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News: Life Is Strange's Hella Hawt PS4 Retail Release Is Out Now

Life Is Strange's Hella Hawt PS4 Retail Release Is Out Now

Max power

Life Is Strange was one of the surprise releases of 2015: a teen drama aimed with pin-point precision at this author's heart – only for everyone else to fall in love with it and ruin his whole "hipster gamer" façade. The game proved so successful on digital platforms that Square Enix has decided to release a retail version, and...

News: Veteran Dragon Age Writer David Gaider Leaves BioWare

Veteran Dragon Age Writer David Gaider Leaves BioWare

The story begins anew

Ask many a Dragon Age fan who David Gaider is and they'll probably point out that he's partly responsible for bringing BioWare's fantasy role-playing series to life. Gaider's typically great writing can be found in all three Dragon Age titles that have appeared on PlayStation platforms. He also wrote numerous novels and...

Feature: The Best Games on PS4 - Winter 2016 Edition

The Best Games on PS4 - Winter 2016 Edition

Back for more

It's been six months since we controversially categorised the best games on the PlayStation 4, and a lot has happened since then. Not only have a handful of absentees from last year's 20 strong shortlist won a place in our most active organs, but new releases have also caused us to reconsider the cream of the crop. So, in what we...

News: Okay, Dead or Alive 5's Super Retro Anime Costumes are Pretty Cool

Okay, Dead or Alive 5's Super Retro Anime Costumes are Pretty Cool

Cue cheesy music

Even though we often think that Dead or Alive 5: Last Round's costume downloadable content is hilariously overpriced, we sometimes do have to admit that the outfits themselves are rather impressive. Once again, this is the case with the fighter's latest pack, which is available now. Based on the looks of characters found in...

News: PS4 Games Named Most Accessible for People with Disabilities

PS4 Games Named Most Accessible for People with Disabilities

Good stuff

Gaming is a pastime that anyone can enjoy, but not every release takes into account players with disabilities. While the PlayStation 4 does now allow users to reassign buttons at an operating system level – thus making titles more accessible to everyone – the Able Gamers charity is still eager to recognise those releases that are...

News: Hideo Kojima's Having an Existential Crisis Over His Facial Hair

Hideo Kojima's Having an Existential Crisis Over His Facial Hair

Should it stay or Hideo?

Now that Hideo Kojima's escaped from the clutches of Konami, the Metal Gear maker is allowed to worry about the little things again. And one question that's causing the auteur real anxiety at the moment is whether he should keep his facial hair. "Should I shave?" he asked on Twitter yesterday, adding a poll so that his...

News: Yep, PS4 Is Wrecking the Competition in France, Too

Yep, PS4 Is Wrecking the Competition in France, Too

On top of the Old World

Surprise, surprise: the PlayStation 4 is sweeping aside the Xbox One and Wii U in France according to newly released sales data from French publication LeFigaro. As we reported earlier, Sony's latest console is also dominating the market in Germany, so it's safe to say that the Japanese company appears to still ha

News: Magitek Armour? Monster Mounting? Stealth? Final Fantasy XV Gets New Gameplay Details

Magitek Armour? Monster Mounting? Stealth? Final Fantasy XV Gets New Gameplay Details

Edging closer

Just when you thought that you could go a whole week without a Final Fantasy XV related news story, new gameplay details pop up in Japan's Weekly Jump magazine. According to a scan of the magazine which has been translated by Gematsu, the game will feature some sort of stealth system - likely to be similar to what's already present...

News: The Thieves Guild Will Soon Be Stealing Your Time in The Elder Scrolls Online

The Thieves Guild Will Soon Be Stealing Your Time in The Elder Scrolls Online

Sticky fingers

The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited will continue to grow in 2016, starting with its first slice of downloadable content for the year: the Thieves Guild. As always, an upcoming patch will deliver all the new stuff to your game, but you'll need to purchase the DLC to access it. Adding new locations, quests, items, skills,...

News: Smartphone Stealth Game République Finds a New Hope on PS4

Smartphone Stealth Game République Finds a New Hope on PS4

Hayters gon' hate

Hands up if you remember République? The game became a big deal a few years ago, as it hit Kickstarter right around the time that both crowd funding and smartphone games were taking off. It subsequently scraped past its exorbitant goal, and has been receiving episodic instalments ever since. Now it's time for those chapters to...

News: Digimon World: Next Order Looks More and More Like Another Great Vita RPG

Digimon World: Next Order Looks More and More Like Another Great Vita RPG

Digitise with brand new gameplay

Digimon World: Next Order looks more and more promising every time that we see it, with its newest five minute gameplay trailer being the highlight of its marketing campaign so far. The video covers everything from raising Digimon to exploring and battling with them, and we have to say that we're rather impressed...

News: Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 Looks Pretty Impressive on PS Vita

Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 Looks Pretty Impressive on PS Vita

Not safe for work, obvs

Tell you what: the game may be weird, but Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 looks hot on the PlayStation Vita. Nah, we don't mean… Argh! Seriously, though, the summer holiday simulator's shaping up to be something of a technical powerhouse on the portable, with the high-resolution models and even wet clothing effects (!!!) putting...

News: PS4 Is Walking All Over the Competition in Germany

PS4 Is Walking All Over the Competition in Germany

Sony controls almost 70 per cent of the market

There's a perception perhaps more among American gamers that the PlayStation 4 is only really seeing such wild success right now because Microsoft dropped the ball with its Xbox One at launch. While there's some truth to that, we've always tried to explain that the main reason Sony's so far ahead is...

News: Check Your Emails, Tomorrow Children

Check Your Emails, Tomorrow Children

Beta codes going out today

If you recently signed up for The Tomorrow Children beta on PlayStation 4, then you may want to go and give your emails a gander, as Sony's busy sending out codes over the course of today. If you've managed to nab one, you'll need to agree to the beta licensing mumbo jumbo then click through the appropriate links to...