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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...

News: You Won't Have to Pay for Any Additional Party Members in Dragon Age: Inquisition

You Won't Have to Pay for Any Additional Party Members in Dragon Age: Inquisition

Thank the Maker

Canadian developer BioWare is no stranger to fan backlash and general gamer outrage, but with the upcoming Dragon Age: Inquisition, the studio is striving to hit all of the right notes in order to win back the series' somewhat fractured audience. Speaking to the Official Xbox Magazine, creative director Mike Laidlaw confirmed that...

First Impressions: Beating Up Siblings in JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle

Beating Up Siblings in JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle

Keep it in the family

For the uninitiated, the constant wave of previously Japanese-only titles getting a Western release can be extremely daunting. Despite the recent successes of Persona 4 Golden, Catherine, and even the likes of Demon’s Souls, there still exists a barrier that very few people are willing to cross in the name of newer, more...

News: Onigiri Is a Free PS4 MMORPG with an Anime Twist

Onigiri Is a Free PS4 MMORPG with an Anime Twist

And it's out next week in Japan

If you’re the type of person prone to squealing over girls equipped with cat ears and big blue eyes, then Onigiri may be right up your alley. Already available from the PlayStation Store in beta form, the PlayStation 4 MMORPG is set to launch officially on 16th April in Japan – a couple of days later than the...

Review: Football Manager Classic 2014 (PlayStation Vita)

Football Manager Classic 2014 (PlayStation Vita)

Mid-league manager

That there is a Silver Trophy in Football Manager Classic 2014 that rewards you for participating in 30 consecutive seasons – or a couple of hundred hours of play – will be no surprise to fans of the franchise, many of which will have been glued to their computers for the past decade or so. This is a series that’s universe...

News: Red Barrels Blows the Whistle on Outlast's PS4 Expansion Next Month

Red Barrels Blows the Whistle on Outlast's PS4 Expansion Next Month

Loose lips slit wrists

PlayStation 4 frightfest Outlast is set to be re-energised by a new set of batteries next month, as developer Red Barrels has blown the whistle on the survival horror’s first major expansion pack. Dubbed, er, Whistleblower, the daunting add-on is due out on 6th May in North America and 7th May in Europe. “Have you got...

News: You May Be Seeing New Info on The Last Guardian in the Near Future

You May Be Seeing New Info on The Last Guardian in the Near Future

That's the theory

While it may feel like we're beating a dead horse – or, more appropriately, a dead giant dinosaur-bird-thing – we really would like Sony to just tell us what's going on with The Last Guardian. Honestly, we wouldn't even be that mad if the Japanese giant had cancelled the game. Okay, maybe we would be pretty mad, but that would...