News - 2018, Week 37

Monday17th Sep 2018

Sunday16th Sep 2018

  • News Assassin's Creed Odyssey Is Finished and Ready for Release

    Ice gold, baby

    Wait, is this coming out soon? Good grief, there really is no let up, is there? Assassin’s Creed Odyssey has gone gold, which means that development is complete and the title is ready for manufacturing ahead of its 5th October release. “We hope you'll enjoy playing the game as much as we did developing it and can't wait to see...

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    PS4

    Review Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk

    Tractie-cal warfare

    Nippon Ichi’s latest release Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk is a first-person dungeon crawler where you play Tractie – that is, the Tractatus de Monstrum – a mysterious book with a soul trapped inside, able to communicate by filling out its pages. Tractie is under the control of a witch named Baba Yaga, or Dronya as...

  • News Catherine: Full Body Is Packing More Than Any of Us Bargained On

    Persona 5 crossover DLC revealed

    Catherine: Full Body is shaping up to be quite the surprise package – in more ways than one. The re-release always promised to expand on the original’s story, but we weren’t expecting quite as much content as is teased in this new Japanese trailer, which hints at a wealth of previously unseen scenes. In many...

  • News Spider-Man PS4 Stock Running Out in Japan

    Fans forced to go digital

    Media Create has expanded upon this week’s Japanese sales charts, revealing that Marvel’s Spider-Man has actually been selling out. The game sold through over 96 per cent of its original retail shipment in the region, forcing fans to turn to the PlayStation Store to snag digital copies of the superhero exclusive. For...

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  • News No News to Share on PSX 2018, Says Sony

    Hoping to have 'more insight' soon

    We asked Sony to clarify its PlayStation Experience plans earlier this week, but didn’t hear back. Fortunately, fans have been badgering PlayStation Blog man Sid Shuman on Twitter – and have finally got a comment out of him. “No news to share,” he said when asked about the possibility of a PSX 2018...

  • News Firewall Zero Hour Outlines Immediate Update Roadmap

    PSVR shooter patching problems

    Well, then – it turns out people like Firewall Zero Hour a helluva lot. As such, it’s exciting to learn that developer First Contact is committing to updating the title, ironing out some of its kinks. Writing on the PlayStation Blog, creative producer Damoun Shabestari shared a little insight into the roadmap of...

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Tuesday11th Sep 2018

  • News There's a New PS Vita Firmware Update Out Now

    It doesn't do anything

    Sony’s stealth released a new PlayStation Vita firmware update, which pledges improved stability and not a lot else. The new patch, v3.69, presumably puts a band aid over some behind-the-scenes issues, but you won’t be noticing any changes. You can download the patch right now, just head to the Settings application on the...

Wednesday12th Sep 2018

Tuesday11th Sep 2018

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    PS4

    Review Immortal: Unchained

    Hooked on life support

    It feels like every other month or so now that a game will come along with the latest spin on the Souls formula. Immortal: Unchained, from developer Toadman Interactive, is the latest title to offer its own take on what made Dark Souls so special back in 2011, but does it rise to the task of successfully emulating past...

  • News Insomniac Confirms New Game + on the Way for Marvel's Spider-Man on PS4

    A hero's work is never done

    Have you finished Marvel's Spider-Man yet? The game has been out for just a few days, but we imagine a handful of people will have stormed through it over the weekend. If you've completed Spidey's adventure and are itching for more, good news: New Game + mode is on its way. Answering a fan question, Insomniac confirmed...

  • News Are There Even Plans for PSX 2018 At This Point?

    Still not announced

    It’s become part of the gaming fixture list since it debuted in Las Vegas almost four years ago, but it’s perhaps worth pointing out that PlayStation Experience 2018 has not been announced yet. Last year, the platform holder confirmed the event as early as June, but it hasn’t said a word about whether it will be hosting the...

  • News North American PS Store Sale Discounts PS4 Games Big and Small

    PlayStation Picks

    The US PlayStation Store, much like its European equivalent, is no slouch when it comes to sales, and this won't be changing any time soon. There's a brand new offer on the Store called PlayStation Picks, and it brings bargains to a wide range of PS4 titles. Among the hundreds of games included are the likes of Battlefield 1,...

  • News Capcom Reveals Mega Man 11 PS4 Collector's Edition

    It rocks, man

    For the die-hard Mega Man fans among us, the Collector's Edition for Mega Man 11 is definitely worth a look. Announced today by Capcom, the snazzy set includes the game, an 80-page art book, and some fancy lithographs, and it all comes packaged in a retro style box. It looks pretty swish, doesn't it? The Collector's Edition is...

  • News Tekken 7 Patch 2.01 Fixes a Few Broken Moves, Out Now on PS4

    #NerfedLars

    Tekken 7's mega Season 2 update released last week, balancing the entirety of the character roster while also adding new moves. However, it hasn't gone quite as smoothly as planned. Just hours after the patch landed, proficient players started noticing questionable alterations. Some moves, like Lars' now infamous super-fast and deadly...

Wednesday12th Sep 2018

  • News Call of Duty's Blackout Player Count Just Increased by Eight

    More chumps to roast

    There’s a lot of buzz surrounding Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s new Battle Royale-themed Blackout mode, and it seems like developer Treyarch’s making some pretty impressive adjustments on the fly. With the beta in progress on the PlayStation 4, game design director David Vonderhaar has confirmed on Twitter that the mode’s...

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  • Store Update 11th September 2018 (Europe)

    Shadow of the Tomb Raider! NBA 2K19! NHL 19!

    While the PlayStation Store updates aren’t necessarily getting bigger, the blockbusters are coming on a consistent schedule now. This week, following Marvel’s Spider-Man, is Shadow of the Tomb Raider. The game’s divided critics somewhat, but it sounds like a solid romp regardless of your persuasion...

Monday10th Sep 2018