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News: Everybody's Gone to the Rapture May Be PS4's Prettiest Indie Yet

Everybody's Gone to the Rapture May Be PS4's Prettiest Indie Yet

No, really

Considering that The Chinese Room consists of a dozen or so developers based in sunny British seaside town Brighton, there are some serious production values on display in its forthcoming PlayStation 4 project. Everybody's Gone to the Rapture looks borderline photorealistic – in fact, while perusing screenshots of the title prior to...

News: Need for Speed PS4 Will Require an Internet Connection

Need for Speed PS4 Will Require an Internet Connection

Internet highway

You can forget playing the new Need for Speed game on the PlayStation 4 if you haven't got an Internet connection, as publisher EA Games has confirmed that the release will mandate access to the web. Responding to a fan's query, the company said that the benefits of this requirement "are nice", enabling "more variety and a more...

News: Sony Agrees to Review Investigation Process after BBC Report

Sony Agrees to Review Investigation Process after BBC Report

Lessons have been learned, apparently

BBC's long-running consumer rights programme Watchdog took PlayStation to task as part of its latest episode this evening, reporting on two cases in which fraudulent account charges had left customers out of pocket. The first, regarding John Lappin's inability to obtain a refund for a game that he never...

News: PS4 Exclusive Dragon Quest Heroes' Release Date Leaks Like a Slippery Slime

PS4 Exclusive Dragon Quest Heroes' Release Date Leaks Like a Slippery Slime

Bouncing ever closer

That game with the long name - Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below - finally has a Western release date, or so it seems. Posted on Twitter by user Wario64, it looks as though the action role-playing game's launch date has been leaked ahead of time. The title's a PlayStation 4 exclusive here in the...

News: PS4 Explore-'Em-Up Wander Is Releasing a Lot Sooner Than You Think

PS4 Explore-'Em-Up Wander Is Releasing a Lot Sooner Than You Think

Arriving via griffin

Ever since Wander was initially revealed, we've not been quite sure what to make of the PlayStation 4 title. It has massively multiplayer online qualities to it, but it's very much about exploration and discovery. If that's piqued your interest, then you'll be happy to know that you won't be waiting long for its release. The...

News: One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 Smashes into Stores This August

One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 Smashes into Stores This August

Plus a fishy new English trailer

Bandai Namco has confirmed that One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 will unleash musou madness on the 25th August in North America, and the 28th August in Europe. You'll be able to rain down the pain on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita. The date's not too far away, but to help all of you eager fans endure the wait,...

News: The Elder Scrolls Online's Biggest PS4 Trailer Yet Features Over 8 Minutes of Gameplay

The Elder Scrolls Online's Biggest PS4 Trailer Yet Features Over 8 Minutes of Gameplay

There and back again

The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited's release date is rapidly approaching, and that means we're due at least one lengthy trailer to pick apart before launch. Fortunately for frothing fans, that time has come, courtesy of the game's biggest trailer yet, which is stuffed with almost nine minutes of gameplay footage...

News: Sony: PlayStation Vita Is a Legacy Platform

Sony: PlayStation Vita Is a Legacy Platform

Gulp

It's perhaps an indictment of the current state of the PlayStation Vita in the Western world that we haven't really found the need to write an update on the device for some time. While there was hope of the format's fortunes turning around 18 or so months ago, the platform's fate has remained unchanged for a while now. And while it continues...

News: Smell That? It's a Free Witcher 3 PS4 Theme That You Can Download Right Now

Smell That? It's a Free Witcher 3 PS4 Theme That You Can Download Right Now

Witcher senses are tingling

Much like Geralt of Rivia and his super sensitive senses, we could feel something in the air today when we hauled ourselves out of bed. No, funnily enough, it wasn't the stench of last night's leftover pizza - it was actually something better. Indeed, if you boot up the PlayStation Store right now, you should be able to...

News: PlayStation Taken to Task in BBC's Watchdog Programme

PlayStation Taken to Task in BBC's Watchdog Programme

The weakest link

Sony's no stranger to Watchdog, the BBC consumer awareness show that's been running in the UK for over 30 years. One legendary report saw the PlayStation 3 taken to task following the yellow light of death scandal, but it's the PlayStation Network that will be subject to an Anne Robinson-fronted grilling in tonight's episode. The...

News: Darksiders II: Deathinitive Edition Brings Disastrous Puns to PS4

Darksiders II: Deathinitive Edition Brings Disastrous Puns to PS4

Join the dark side

You might have noticed that the denizens of Push Square Towers enjoy a good – or, indeed, terrible – pun from time to time. It is therefore with great excitement that we report that the Darksiders II remaster for PlayStation 4 which leaked on Amazon many moons ago will officially be going by the monstrous moniker Darksiders...