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Review: The Last of Us Remastered (PlayStation 4)

The Last of Us Remastered (PlayStation 4)

About a girl

Success comes with scepticism. From the second that first-party outfit Naughty Dog’s survival horror experiment The Last of Us was compared favourably to cinematic masterpiece Citizen Kane, the release was always going to have to convince a jaded jury of cynics that it was worthy of such watershed acclaim. Its legacy will probably...

News: This New Trailer for JRPG The Awakened Fate Ultimatum is Absurdly Dramatic

This New Trailer for JRPG The Awakened Fate Ultimatum is Absurdly Dramatic

A roguish rogue-like

The PlayStation 3 may be getting fewer and fewer new titles with each passing day, but that doesn't mean the console's completely dried up. The Awakened Fate Ultimatum is a good example of a game that's gracing the system in its retirement years, and the distinctive JRPG recently received a new trailer. However, as is often the...

News: Some People Still Can't Get Enough of Chris Redfield's Biceps in Resident Evil 5

Some People Still Can't Get Enough of Chris Redfield's Biceps in Resident Evil 5

Punch that rock really hard

It’s hard to believe, but Resident Evil 5 released to mixed responses over five years ago. Despite that, the PlayStation 3 survival horror is still moving units, with Capcom’s latest financial report showing that the divisive title shifted around 100,000 copies in the quarter spanning April through June...

News: This Is What the Folks Behind Far Cry 4 Call Work

This Is What the Folks Behind Far Cry 4 Call Work

Green eyed monster

Making games is not easy. In addition to the excruciatingly long hours, technical challenges, and budget-based pressures, you also have to deal with idiotic online forum posters tossing obscenities at your title when given the opportunity. For the folks behind Far Cry 4, however, things aren’t all bad, as key members of the team...

News: Infinity Ward Agrees to Tame Two Naughty Dog Employees

Infinity Ward Agrees to Tame Two Naughty Dog Employees

Call of Duty company adopts veterans

The over publicised exodus at Naughty Dog is showing no signs of slowing, as two studio strays have found a new home at Call of Duty: Ghosts developer Infinity Ward. Jacob Minkoff and Taylor Kurosaki, both notable names at the Californian company, will assume the design director and narrative director positions...

Review: Sacred 3 (PlayStation 3)

Sacred 3 (PlayStation 3)

Nothing is sacred

Sacred 2: Fallen Angel, while not what you’d call a big success, still managed to garner quite a following among a certain set of gamers, even in spite of a few rough edges. Those that did end up sinking hour after hour into the action role playing game really appreciated its massive open world, extensive loot system, and huge...

News: No Man's Sky Will Fly to Other Formats After PS4

No Man's Sky Will Fly to Other Formats After PS4

Planet hopper

You didn’t think that No Man’s Sky, the seemingly limitless space exploration game from British indie Hello Games, was going to stay moored on the PlayStation 4 forever, did you? Despite being strongly associated with Sony’s next-gen system, the company’s director Sean Murray has hinted that the release will be free to fly...

News: Earn Some Respect with Grand Theft Auto Online's Double RP Promotion

Earn Some Respect with Grand Theft Auto Online's Double RP Promotion

You know you're making me work so hard

Were you planning on spending a not-so-cosy weekend with the in-laws over the next couple of days? Well, now you have an excuse to stay at home instead, because Rockstar’s doubling down on reputation points in Grand Theft Auto Online. From now through 3rd August, you’ll be able to boost your status at an...

Review: El Chavo Kart (PlayStation 3)

El Chavo Kart (PlayStation 3)

Chilli con carnage

Many game developers have tried to enter the kart racing genre, but all with the exception of Crash Bandicoot have failed to score a podium place next to Super Mario. Efecto Studios is the latest outfit to have a pop with El Chavo Kart – a title based upon the apparently popular Mexican cartoon, El Chavo: The Animated Series. As...

News: Fascinating Indie Teslagrad Will Fetch a Fancy Physical Release on PS4, PS3, and Vita

Fascinating Indie Teslagrad Will Fetch a Fancy Physical Release on PS4, PS3, and Vita

Electrifying stuff

It's not often that you hear of an indie game getting a physical release, but that's exactly what's happening with Rain Games' Teslagrad. Speaking on its official Facebook account, the developer stated that it's teamed up with SOEDESCO Benelux in order to bring a boxed copy of the title to store shelves. What's more, the studio...

News: Plenty of PS4 Discounts Coming to Europe Next Week

Plenty of PS4 Discounts Coming to Europe Next Week

More than 25 titles getting reduced

In truth, the first round of the European PlayStation Store’s highly publicised Summer Sale is somewhat disappointing. Yes, there are a few deals worthy of note, but the whole promotion is bloated with games that have been discounted dozens of times before. Don’t lose hope just yet, though, as a bunch of...

Guide: The Last of Us Remastered PS4 Trophy Guide & Road Map

The Last of Us Remastered PS4 Trophy Guide & Road Map

It can't be for nothing

Living through the apocalypse is not easy, so you didn’t think that Naughty Dog was going to give you a cushy ride with The Last of Us Remastered’s Trophy list, did you? This re-release of last year’s PlayStation 3 hit provides the same Platinum path as its predecessor, meaning that those of you who’ve already...

Rumour: Will Watch Dogs' Newest DLC See You Hacking the Streets of New Jersey?

Will Watch Dogs' Newest DLC See You Hacking the Streets of New Jersey?

One to watch

If you feel like your square button hasn't been seeing enough love since you finished open world hack-'em-up Watch Dogs, never fear, as recent tweets from the title's official Twitter account suggest that it may be getting some new DLC. Intriguingly, the messages imply that the downloable extras may be set in an entirely separate city...