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News: Wow, the Overwatch Beta Was Stupidly Popular

Wow, the Overwatch Beta Was Stupidly Popular

Blizzard posts ridiculous numbers

You know what? Overwatch just might be the next big thing, at least, if the shooter's most recent beta has been anything to go by. The game's open beta, which was available across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, racked up a whopping 9.7 million players over its duration, making it Blizzard's biggest ever open...

News: April 2016 NPD: Dark Souls III, Ratchet & Clank, MLB 16 The Show Up Top for PS4

April 2016 NPD: Dark Souls III, Ratchet & Clank, MLB 16 The Show Up Top for PS4

Update: PS4 was best selling console

Sony slumped to a shock defeat in April 2015's unexpected NPD sales report, but this year all three major console manufacturers have declined to comment on hardware numbers. Whatever the reason for that, the manufacturer can take heart from some pretty outstanding software performers – including Ratchet &...

News: PS4 Exclusive Gran Turismo Sport Ready for Full Reveal Next Week

PS4 Exclusive Gran Turismo Sport Ready for Full Reveal Next Week

Want to see what your PS4 can do?

In true Gran Turismo fashion, Polyphony Digital's all-new PlayStation 4 exclusive will be speeding out of the showroom ahead of E3 2016, as Sony prepares a live London event for the iconic simulation series. The first new-gen entry in the storied racing franchise was announced at Paris Games Week last year, but...

News: The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine Expansion Is Basically a New Game, Says Dev

The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine Expansion Is Basically a New Game, Says Dev

Geralt's last bash is a big one

CD Projekt Red is really getting the hype train moving for Blood and Wine, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's final expansion, and Geralt of Rivia's final adventure. In a new developer diary, the add-on is described as "basically a new game" by the Polish studio, and when you look at the facts, that statement doesn't seem...

News: Wait, People Thought Final Fantasy VII Remake and Kingdom Hearts III Were Releasing This Year?

Wait, People Thought Final Fantasy VII Remake and Kingdom Hearts III Were Releasing This Year?

Come on, guys

Tantrums have been had earlier today when Square Enix revealed its software lineup for the rest of 2016. Titles like World of Final Fantasy, Final Fantasy XV, and Deus Ex: Mankind Divided are all on track to launch later this year, but there was no mention of Final Fantasy VII Remake, Kingdom Hearts III, or NieR Automata, much to the...

Feature: Is Survival Mode the Best Way to Play Fallout 4?

Is Survival Mode the Best Way to Play Fallout 4?

We got ourselves a bleeder

Launching on PlayStation 4 earlier this month, Fallout 4's update version 1.06 finally brought real survival to the Commonwealth. The title's revamped survival mode changes how the game's played on various fundamental levels, forcing you to eat, drink, and sleep in order to live through your post-apocalyptic adventure...

News: The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine Sounds Like It'll Run Better than the Main Game on PS4

The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine Sounds Like It'll Run Better than the Main Game on PS4

It'll look better too, apparently

Following its launch almost exactly one year ago, CD Projekt Red set about improved The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's technical performance on PlayStation 4 via numerous game updates - but it's still not perfect. During particularly busy scenarios, the title's still prone to dropping a few frames here and there, but...

News: Here's What You Can Expect From DOOM's Action-Packed Single Player Campaign

Here's What You Can Expect From DOOM's Action-Packed Single Player Campaign

No guts no glory

DOOM's out in just a couple of days on PlayStation 4, so it's nice of Bethesda to release some new gameplay footage while we sit here waiting for our review copy to arrive. Snark aside, we're hoping that the shooter's single player campaign is up to snuff, because what we've seen of it so far has looked promising. In the game's...

Rumour: Cancelled Open World Sci-Fi Title Prey 2 Could Be Revived at E3 2016

Cancelled Open World Sci-Fi Title Prey 2 Could Be Revived at E3 2016

Close encounters

Those of you with good memories may remember a game called Prey 2, which was announced for the PlayStation 3 back in 2011. A sequel to the original Prey - a first-person sci-fi shooter - Prey 2 was supposedly going to be a pretty big deal; an open world action game in which you played as a bounty hunter, tracking down aliens and...

Store Update: 10th May 2016 (North America)

10th May 2016 (North America)

Uncharted territory

It's a smaller North American PlayStation Store update this time, but no less lacking in blockbusters. Uncharted 4: A Thief's End is the undeniable highlight, but a special mention must be reserved for DOOM. Someone will probably be interested in that new Neptunia game, too. Maybe? PS4 Games: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End $59.99...

News: Star Wars Battlefront Sequel Soaring to PS4 from a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Star Wars Battlefront Sequel Soaring to PS4 from a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Will feature content from new films

Fresh from selling a dizzying 14 million copies across multiple formats, EA has announced that a new Star Wars Battlefront game will launch on the PlayStation 4 next year. According to boss Blake Jorgensen, the release will feature "bigger and better worlds" – some of which will be based upon areas from "the...

News: Disney Infinity Dumped as Avalanche Software Shuttered

Disney Infinity Dumped as Avalanche Software Shuttered

Company will license out brands

Disney Interactive is exiting the video game business for what feels like the umpteenth time. The publisher has announced today that it will no longer self-publish console titles, meaning that it's shuttering Avalanche Software and ditching toys-to-life release Disney Infinity. The latter will result in around 300...