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News: Yes, PS4 Was the UK's Best Selling System in 2014

Yes, PS4 Was the UK's Best Selling System in 2014

The best of British

If you hadn't already noticed, we're slap bang in the centre of that period where companies beat their chests and boast about the previous year's sales. And hot on the heels of last night's impressive PlayStation 4 install base update, SCEUK has revealed that its next-gen system was the best-selling console in Britain last year...

News: Tony Hawk Will Pop Shove-It on PS4 This Year

Tony Hawk Will Pop Shove-It on PS4 This Year

Still a Superman

Tony Hawk may have bailed during much of the PlayStation 3 era, but he's back on his board and pimping a brand new game for the PlayStation 4. The pro skater put in a surprise appearance during Sony's big CES keynote overnight, announcing that a new game bearing his name will launch on the Japanese giant's next-gen machine later...

News: Bask in the Unaffordable Glow of Sony's CES 2015 Press Conference

Bask in the Unaffordable Glow of Sony's CES 2015 Press Conference

Electronics avenue

Confession: we didn't know that Sony's big CES 2015 press conference was last night. Despite its focus on non-PlayStation electronics, we typically take a moment to live blog the event – mainly so that we can marvel at gaffer Kaz Hirai's impressive stage presence. Sadly, we missed the live show – but thanks to the beauty of...

News: People Are Buying Plenty of PS4 Games, Too

People Are Buying Plenty of PS4 Games, Too

Surprise, surprise

The meme regarding the PlayStation 4's shortage of software is one of this author's favourites. We can understand why people were disgruntled with Sony's exclusives during the Christmas just gone, but a quick look at our internal review document will tell you all that you need to know about 2014's release schedule – there were...

News: Watch PlayStation Titles Get Destroyed in the Awesome Games Done Quick Marathon

Watch PlayStation Titles Get Destroyed in the  Awesome Games Done Quick Marathon

Supersonic

It's the start of a fresh new year full of gaming, and to help kickstart it into turbo gear is the bi-annual Awesome Games Done Quick marathon. Running from the 5th to the 10th January on Twitch to support the Prevent Cancer Foundation, an army of titles will be blasted through at speeds that may make you cry. The lineup ranges from old...

News: The Witcher 3 Collector's Edition Has Hunted Some Truly Stunning Steelbook Covers

The Witcher 3 Collector's Edition Has Hunted Some Truly Stunning Steelbook Covers

Phwoar

These days, collector's editions sometimes have a tendency to be a little bit underwhelming. A diminutive art book, a cheap-looking replica of an item from the game, and a few badges or patches are usually the order of the day, but we're finding it hard to resist The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's rather glorious cover artworks that come with the...

News: PlayStation Now's All-You-Can-Play Subscription Service Launches Next Week

PlayStation Now's All-You-Can-Play Subscription Service Launches Next Week

A beautiful gaming buffet

Sony's streaming service PlayStation Now was released in North America to an almost non-existent fanfare a few months ago, leaving us a little confused as to its long-term plans in the area. However, the platform holder has today arguably made large strides in the right direction, unveiling its subscription program –...

News: This Stunning Ratchet & Clank Statue is Perfect for Your Gaming Shelf

This Stunning Ratchet & Clank Statue is Perfect for Your Gaming Shelf

Empty those wallets

If you've got some money left over after the post-Christmas spending spree, and have the burning desire to promptly banish it straight into the Netherverse, allow us to recommend this absolutely stunning statue of Sony's erstwhile mascot duo Ratchet and Clank. Based upon the cover art from the original game, the hand-painted...

News: Analysts: Xbox One Will Catch Up to PS4 in 2015

Analysts: Xbox One Will Catch Up to PS4 in 2015

The battle goes on

Michael Pachter put his neck on the line recently, and stated that the PlayStation 4 will maintain control of the console space through 2015 – but this was before Microsoft's big NPD win in November. To his credit, the likeable forecaster is sticking with his reading of the situation, but a predictions post from

Game of the Year: These Are Your Favourite PS4, PS3, and Vita Titles of 2014

These Are Your Favourite PS4, PS3, and Vita Titles of 2014

Reader's choice

Sign it, seal it, and stick our stamp of approval on it: Game of the Year is finally over. We've spent the past few days polling your opinion on the best that PlayStation had to offer in 2014, and while there's been much anger pointed at the absence of DriveClub and Assassin's Creed Unity in our shortlist – we couldn't include...

News: Need a New Year's Resolution? PS4 Zombie Sim Dying Light Has Some Suggestions

Need a New Year's Resolution? PS4 Zombie Sim Dying Light Has Some Suggestions

A brand new day

If you haven't been paying attention, it's a new year, which means that it's also time for a slew of starry-eyed but ultimately unrealistic resolutions. Most people go for the usual suspects – fitness, work promotions, gaming backlog reductions – but this gory new trailer for PlayStation 4 zombie sim Dying Light recommends a...

News: Shaheen Shows Off His Glorious Shoes in Tekken 7 Art

Shaheen Shows Off His Glorious Shoes in Tekken 7 Art

Lord of the rings

We never posted about Tekken 7's previous character announcement. The fact is that we were way too busy to get around to it, but we also couldn't find the words to do it justice. For those of you with your finger on the industry's pulse, you'll be all too aware of the controversy that Lucky Chloe caused. And if you're not – well,...

News: Media Molecule Hoping to Reveal Major PS4 Game in 2015

Media Molecule Hoping to Reveal Major PS4 Game in 2015

"The silence is killing me"

Media Molecule's papery Vita port Tearaway Unfolded may be its only officially announced PlayStation 4 project, but it's been busy working on a second title ever since the release of LittleBigPlanet 2 some time ago. Despite the updated edition's imminent release date, though, Iota's escapade has always been the output of...

Round Up: Here's All of Our Game of the Year Coverage

Here's All of Our Game of the Year Coverage

Once more with feeling

With the holidays still in semi-swing, you were never going to stop us from squeezing one last feature out of our ongoing Game of the Year coverage. We put a ton of effort into this year's articles and videos, but figured that you may have missed the odd story while out and about over the Christmas break. Worry not, though,...

News: Corpse Party: Blood Drive Hops on the Highway to Hell

Corpse Party: Blood Drive Hops on the Highway to Hell

XSEED registers domain for Vita exclusive

There may be a dearth of big budget blockbusters on the PlayStation Vita right now, but there are bags of indie titles and quirky Japanese curios. Corpse Party is one franchise that blossomed into popularity towards the end of the PlayStation Portable's life, and it looks like its Vita exclusive successor,...

News: Throw Some Horns at God Eater 2: Rage Burst's Opening Cinematic

Throw Some Horns at God Eater 2: Rage Burst's Opening Cinematic

Delicious deities

This slick God Eater 2: Rage Burst cinematic may seem like it's been designed with teenage Linkin Park fans in mind, but it should get you in the mood for the forthcoming PlayStation 4 and Vita re-release. Produced by anime studio Ufotable, it shows a group of everyday warriors getting ready for battle – with some autotuned...

News: Limbo Will Play Dead on PS4 Very Soon

Limbo Will Play Dead on PS4 Very Soon

Shades of grey

Following its debut on the Xbox One late last year, it seems that Limbo will step out of the shadows on the PlayStation 4 soon, too. European ratings board PEGI has submitted a listing for Danish developer Playdead's macabre adventure, which was filed on 1st January. It's rare that these classifications are submitted by mistake, so...

Weirdness: What if Hideo Kojima Was the Star of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes?

What if Hideo Kojima Was the Star of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes?

War changes

The best thing about games releasing on the PC is that modders instantly get to work tinkering with the source code. While this isn't our idea of entertainment, said part-time programmers do often come up with some nifty tweaks. And this Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes modification, which puts auteur Hideo Kojima in the lead role, is...

News: Sony Extends PlayStation Plus Subs Due to Xmas PSN Outage

Sony Extends PlayStation Plus Subs Due to Xmas PSN Outage

Playing nice

The venom pointed at the PlayStation Network is always at its peak when the service is offline, as everyone tends to go back to their business when functionality is restored. That said, there's no denying that the platform's recent holiday outage was unfortunate, and even though a faction of cyber attackers may be to blame, Sony's come...

Poll: What Was Your Favourite PlayStation Game of 2014?

What Was Your Favourite PlayStation Game of 2014?

We need you

We've milked our Game of the Year coverage harder than a Cravendale cow, but the sugary sweet conclusion is now in sight. With our PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita favourites wrapped up in text and video form, we're now pointing a figurative finger in your direction in order to ascertain your 2014 picks. Game of the Year is...