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News: PS4 Shooter Battlefield 1 to Launch with 10 Maps

PS4 Shooter Battlefield 1 to Launch with 10 Maps

Multiplayer modes and more leaked

Battlefield 1's pre-release beta has been data-mined by people with too much time on their hands, so EA and DICE's marketing plans are now more or less in tatters. This isn't any old leak: practically every detail about the first-person shooter has been posted on Reddit, from its list of weapons right the way...

News: UK Sales Charts: LEGO Star Wars Forces Its Way to the Top

UK Sales Charts: LEGO Star Wars Forces Its Way to the Top

Sith sense

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens has enjoyed the fourth biggest launch in UK LEGO game history and the fourth biggest launch in UK Star Wars game history – the fourth was clearly on its side. It pushed last week's front runner DOOM down into, er, fourth, while FIFA 16 and Overwatch hung around in second and third respectively...

News: Visual Novels 999 and Virtue's Last Reward Being Ported to New Platforms

Visual Novels 999 and Virtue's Last Reward Being Ported to New Platforms

Cult classics

Fans of the Zero Escape series may feel like punching the sky right now, as Aksys Games has announced that both 999: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors and Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward are being ported to additional platforms. There's no word on which systems the love will extend to, but we imagine that the former will deploy...

Review: Adventures of Mana (PS Vita)

Adventures of Mana (PS Vita)

Magic moment

If you're on the market for an old school action role-playing game that'll keep you reasonably entertained for a good few hours, you can't really go wrong with Adventures of Mana. Released on mobile devices earlier this year, it's a remake of Game Boy title Final Fantasy Adventure – or Mystic Quest as it was known in Europe. Despite...

News: PS2 Compilation Metal Slug Anthology Runs 'n' Guns to PS4

PS2 Compilation Metal Slug Anthology Runs 'n' Guns to PS4

Slug life

There's been a steady trickle of PlayStation 2 titles launching on the PlayStation 4 since Sony rolled out its PS2 Classics initiative, and it looks like Metal Slug Anthology will be next up if the PlayStation Blogcast is to be believed. As is the case with all of these emulated outings, you can expect upscaled 1080p presentation and...

News: Analyst Reckons Sony May Release a PS4 Slim as Well as PS4K

Analyst Reckons Sony May Release a PS4 Slim as Well as PS4K

How many PS4s do you need?

Hmmmm, let's put this one in the 'we're not convinced but maybe' pile. According to comments from Macquarie Securities analyst Damian Thong, Sony could well release a PlayStation 4 Slim as well as the recently confirmed PlayStation 4K - or 'Neo', as it's more commonly referred to. If there's truth to this, then it would...

News: Blizzard Continues to Hire For Unknown Diablo Project

Blizzard Continues to Hire For Unknown Diablo Project

Speak of the devil

Bilzzard's an incredibly busy company these days. Not only is it constantly maintaining recent, impressively popular projects such as Hearthstone and Overwatch, but it's also thinking about the future - that's why it's been hiring for something related to Diablo for quite a while now. Spotted on the developer's jobs page, the...

News: Dragon Ball XenoVerse 2 Lets You Reach Super Saiyan 3 This October

Dragon Ball XenoVerse 2 Lets You Reach Super Saiyan 3 This October

Super Saiyan 3?!

Dragon Ball XenoVerse 2 has hopped through time and brought back confirmed PlayStation 4 release dates and a brand new trailer which reveals that custom player characters will be able to go Super Saiyan 3 - much to the dismay of the sequel's newly added baddies. There's plenty of new gameplay in the video, too, showcasing new...

News: 2D Action RPG Death's Gambit Is Looking Seriously Good on PS4

2D Action RPG Death's Gambit Is Looking Seriously Good on PS4

Don't mention Dark Souls

Right, we're going to try and make it though this whole article without comparing upcoming 2D action role-playing game Death's Gambit to... that particular Bandai Namco series. We haven't heard much from White Rabbit's great looking title for quite a while, but now it's back in style with a brand new PlayStation 4 trailer...

News: Shenmue 3 Isn't Going to Be Ready for a Long, Long While Yet

Shenmue 3 Isn't Going to Be Ready for a Long, Long While Yet

Yu Suzuki tells us where it's at

Yesterday, Shenmue III celebrated its first Kickstarter anniversary with a short video from series creator Yu Suzuki. "Your cheers at the Sony announcement still ring in my ears," says the veteran developer, before going into detail about how the project is progressing. According to Suzuki, things have "really...

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...

News: We Hope Street Fighter V's Story Mode Is as Good as Its Trailer

We Hope Street Fighter V's Story Mode Is as Good as Its Trailer

Rise up

Street Fighter V's finally getting some dedicated single player content tomorrow in the form of a free downloadable story mode, and judging from its official trailer, it actually looks pretty good. Sure, the writing's as cheesy as you'd expect and it seems suitably mental, but it's a well worked video all the same. Having said that, we've...

Review: Furi (PS4)

Furi (PS4)

Die by the sword

Furi has a lot of great things going for it. Intriguing character designs from famed Afro Samurai creator Takashi Okazaki, licensed electronic music from the likes of Carpenter Brut, and a super responsive, intense combat system combine to create something unique and sometimes brilliant – but as a whole, the game doesn't quite...

News: Old School Mech Shooter Assault Suit Leynos Explodes onto PS4 in July

Old School Mech Shooter Assault Suit Leynos Explodes onto PS4 in July

Mech it happen

If you're up for some old school shooting action, then you'll definitely want to keep an eye on Assault Suit Leynos - a high-definition remake of a Japanese mech classic. Earlier this year, it was pegged for a summer release on PlayStation 4, and now we've got a confirmed launch date. Fortunately, all you mech heads don't have long...

News: Dragon's Crown Pulled From European PlayStation Store

Dragon's Crown Pulled From European PlayStation Store

Atlus takes the crown back

Japanese fantasy brawler Dragon's Crown has been pulled the European PlayStation Store less than 24 hours after it was announced that the game would be part of the 'Big in Japan' discount sale. According to NIS America's Twitter account, the PlayStation 3 and Vita game was removed due to the expiration of the publishing...