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News: Uncharted PS4 Star Todd Stashwick Teams Up with Amy Hennig on Star Wars Title

Uncharted PS4 Star Todd Stashwick Teams Up with Amy Hennig on Star Wars Title

Unstoppable force

In a head scratching turn of events, Uncharted PS4 actor Todd Stashwick has joined ex-Naughty Dog employee Amy Hennig at Visceral Games in order to co-write the Dead Space developer’s upcoming Star Wars title. The actor – who is perhaps best known for playing Ash Murphy in Justified and Dale Malloy in The Riches – most...

News: How Did Sony's Shuhei Yoshida React to Facebook's Acquisition of Oculus VR?

How Did Sony's Shuhei Yoshida React to Facebook's Acquisition of Oculus VR?

The big question

Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida was in bed when news broke regarding Facebook’s surprise acquisition of Oculus VR – the company behind the popular PC-based virtual reality headset Oculus Rift. However, his day didn’t get off to bad a start when he switched on his computer and saw the furore. “I woke up...

News: This Awesome Art Book Is for the Fans of Naughty Dog

This Awesome Art Book Is for the Fans of Naughty Dog

Turn back the pages

You may not know it, but Naughty Dog turns 30 this year. The award winning Californian studio was first founded by Andy Gavin and Jason Rubin way back in 1984 as JAM Software. Five years later, it changed that name to the one that you’ll recognise, and set to work on its first full title: Keef the Thief for the Apple IIGS and...

News: Retro Shmup Mercenary Kings Will Be Pumping the Vita Full of Lead

Retro Shmup Mercenary Kings Will Be Pumping the Vita Full of Lead

And it's cross buy, too

If you're a PlayStation Plus member, you've likely spent the last week or two playing through Tribute Games' retro romp Mercenary Kings. What's more, if you're anything like us, you've probably been lamenting the fact that it isn't on the PlayStation Vita. Because, as we all know, any game can be made instantly better by...

Review: Invizimals: The Alliance (PlayStation Vita)

Invizimals: The Alliance (PlayStation Vita)

Invizimal touch

Invizimals: The Alliance is the latest entry in the augmented reality game series from Spanish developer Novarama. Having made a name for itself on the PlayStation Portable, it’s apt that this new instalment’s made the jump onto the newest Sony handheld, giving kids of all ages the chance to hunt down more of those troublesome...

News: Rock Band Could Yet Make a Racket on Your PS4

Rock Band Could Yet Make a Racket on Your PS4

Who loves rock-'n'-roll?

Much like Aztec Bars and Panda Pops, Harmonix’s once popular Rock Band franchise appealed to a particular period. With plastic peripherals filling out store shelves like other products didn’t exist, the music game bubble was loud like a Rancid record. However, as with any boy band, the craze quickly came to an end,...

News: Here's How Kojima Made Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Look So Foxy

Here's How Kojima Made Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Look So Foxy

Graphical grunt

Do you want to know how Hideo Kojima made Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes look so good? Are you eager to learn how every follicle of Snake's facial fleece was fashioned to a fine finesse? Is all of this alliteration making you physically ill? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, you're in for a treat, as Konami has...

Interview: How Renegade Kid Embraces PlayStation Survival Horror Classics in Cult County

How Renegade Kid Embraces PlayStation Survival Horror Classics in Cult County

It's a storm out there

While Kickstarter may be rife with new blood trying to get their first foot through the game development door, there are also veteran studios using the crowd sourcing format to create the titles of their dreams, with big name outfits such as Obsidian Entertainment and Double Fine successfully funding releases through the...

News: PS Vita Exclusive Freedom Wars' Post-Apocalyptic Planet Is in a Right State

PS Vita Exclusive Freedom Wars' Post-Apocalyptic Planet Is in a Right State

Escape plan

The global population problem in Freedom Wars’ harrowing interpretation of the future is so bad that people are imprisoned from the minute that they’re born. In order to reduce that undeserved sentence, the inmates are forced to fight monsters, with each victory lessening their time behind bars. However, after watching this cinematic...

News: Supergiant Games' Transistor Will Plug into the PS4 Soon

Supergiant Games' Transistor Will Plug into the PS4 Soon

May it be

Supergiant Games is no stranger to acclaim in the indie development scene, having quickly reached legendary status with the massive hit Bastion. Its latest title Transistor is a turn-based action role-playing game, and it’s been nearly a year since we learned that it will be arriving on the PlayStation 4. However, a release date has been...

News: Tales of Zestiria's Fifth Playable Character Makes This JRPG Party Special

Tales of Zestiria's Fifth Playable Character Makes This JRPG Party Special

They're multiplying

It's not odd in Japanese RPGs to have that single character who's a bit different from the rest of the party. Whether they're a ghost forever haunting an entire franchise or a robot controlled by one of the enemies, there's always one. When Tales of Zestiria, the latest flagship title in the long running Tales series, revealed...