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News: This Low Priced PS4 Exclusive Puzzler Has Been Made by University Students

This Low Priced PS4 Exclusive Puzzler Has Been Made by University Students

The next generation

We're huge fans of the blockbusters here at Push Square Towers, but fresh blood is required to make the biggest and best games a reality. Sheffield Hallam University based in the north of England has been working with PlayStation for a little while now, with its Steel Minions studio promising students real-world development...

News: 18 Minutes of No Man's Sky PS4 Gameplay Might Finally Answer Your Questions

18 Minutes of No Man's Sky PS4 Gameplay Might Finally Answer Your Questions

Your man's sky

'What do you actually do in No Man's Sky?' is still a question that we get asked far too often. Despite the sci-fi adventure-'em-up appearing at just about every big Sony-related press conference for what's seemed like an eternity, many of you are still unsure as to what the game is actually about. Fortunately, you may finally have...

Soapbox: I Decided to Show My Family Uncharted 4's Incredible Gameplay Demo

I Decided to Show My Family Uncharted 4's Incredible Gameplay Demo

Quality time

You've all seen the Uncharted 4: A Thief's End E3 2015 gameplay demo by now - or at least, I hope that you have. When I was sat here with editor Sammy Barker, watching Sony's press conference live at 3AM, our already tired brains had been battered by the wealth of megatons that the Japanese company had casually paraded out on stage as...

News: The Witcher 3 Is Going To Be Even Better With Its PS4 Patch 1.07

The Witcher 3 Is Going To Be Even Better With Its PS4 Patch 1.07

Coming soon

You've got to hand it to CD Projekt Red. The Polish developer's just detailed The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's newest patch, and it's sounding superb. Addressing some of the title's biggest remaining complaints, update 1.07 introduces a new movement mode for Geralt, player item storage, and even removes the weight of alchemy and crafting...

News: This Shenmue Documentary Couldn't Be Better Timed

This Shenmue Documentary Couldn't Be Better Timed

Makers must have checked their Timex watches

Shenmue III's up-and-down Kickstarter campaign is entering its final stages, and it's picked just the right moment to gather some serious steam. This documentary detailing the 14 year wait for the sequel couldn't be better timed, then, as a teaser trailer for the fan-made film has been released with the...

News: The Vanishing of Ethan Carter Appears on PS4 Next Week

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter Appears on PS4 Next Week

Not so hidden

Exploration simulation The Vanishing of Ethan Carter will appear on the PlayStation 4 next week, according to a European PlayStation Store pre-order page. The title is due out on 15th July in the Old World, and will presumably arrive a day earlier in North America. It'll retail for the slightly unconventional price of £13.94. For...

News: UK Sales Charts: Batman: Arkham Knight Grapples Top Spot

UK Sales Charts: Batman: Arkham Knight Grapples Top Spot

No Joker

Batman: Arkham Knight has overcome Scarecrow's fear toxin to top the UK sales charts for a second consecutive week. Warner Bros' domination of the industry continued as LEGO Jurassic World completed yet another double header for the publisher, which has been knocking it out of the park ever since Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor released last...

News: Take a Closer Look at the Nintendo PlayStation

Take a Closer Look at the Nintendo PlayStation

True treasure

You've all seen – and angrily commented on – our story about the Nintendo PlayStation, but how would you like to take a closer look at the cancelled console? The prototype platform's owner, Dan Diebold, has uploaded a video on YouTube showing off the disc-based device, which was conceived as part of a poisoned partnership between...

News: Dragon Quest XI Will Probably Be for PS4

Dragon Quest XI Will Probably Be for PS4

Back where it belongs?

We get the slightest suspicion that Square Enix and Sony are working together to save the home console in Japan. Obviously this is speculation on our part, but announcements like Final Fantasy VII Remake and Nier New Project – both for the PlayStation 4 – seem focused on rescuing a sector of the industry that's heading...

News: Cook, Serve, Delicious! 2!! Tickles PS4's Taste Buds in 2016

Cook, Serve, Delicious! 2!! Tickles PS4's Taste Buds in 2016

Belly buster

Here's a bit of Push Square Towers trivia for you: this author loves cooking games. Whether it's the minigames of Cooking Mama or the frantic restaurant management of Order Up, your humble host has prepared more virtual meals than you've had hot dinners. Cook, Serve, Delicious! 2!! may well have the least appetising name since Barfy...

News: Remove Your Eye Patch and Ogle Metal Gear Solid V's Special PS4

Remove Your Eye Patch and Ogle Metal Gear Solid V's Special PS4

Bionic beauty

Wondered how that limited edition Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain PlayStation 4 looks in the flesh? Konami has released a video showing off the Diamond Dogs branded gun metal and rust coloured box, and it definitely looks classier close-up. We're particularly fond of the limited edition DualShock 4, which should be sold separately...

News: Minecraft: Story Mode Has Been Detailed, and It's Building onto PS4, PS3 this Year

Minecraft: Story Mode Has Been Detailed, and It's Building onto PS4, PS3 this Year

We nether saw this coming

Joining the ranks of Telltale's The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, and more recent Tales from the Borderlands releases is Minecraft: Story Mode, an episodic game series that will create new lore for Minecraft. The title was properly revealed earlier today at this year's Minecon convention. Instead of following the story...

News: Can't Log In to The Elder Scrolls Online on PS4 in Europe? It's Being Looked Into

Can't Log In to The Elder Scrolls Online on PS4 in Europe? It's Being Looked Into

Tamriel limited

Ever since the PlayStation Network came back online after going down a few hours ago, European players of The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited have had trouble signing into the game. We've checked our own copy, and can confirm that we can't go on any adventures, either. From what we gather, the issue isn't affecting...

News: Here's What's in Destiny: The Taken King on PS4

Here's What's in Destiny: The Taken King on PS4

More than meets the eye?

Bungie is promoting its latest Destiny expansion as more than downloadable content. "It's more than DLC," the developer said in a blog post. "It's a game." Whether or not that claim is a bit too bold, we will say that there's lots of new stuff coming to Destiny in September. In the words of Bungie itself, here's what you...

News: It's The Weekend, So Of Course PSN Is Down

It's The Weekend, So Of Course PSN Is Down

Oh, come on

Well, you can cancel your social weekend gaming plans: the PlayStation Network is currently down, according to countless reports that we've received all within the last ten or so minutes. We can confirm that we're offline here at the Push Square offices, too. Are you about to put your PlayStation 4 through the nearest window? Sit down...

News: Rejoice, Shenmue III Is Getting a Physical Edition on PS4

Rejoice, Shenmue III Is Getting a Physical Edition on PS4

Kickstarter campaign still going strong

Last month, developer Yu Suzuki stated that he'd like to get Shenmue III onto physical PlayStation 4 discs, and thanks to the game's super successful Kickstarter campaign, it looks like that dream's going to become a reality. You'll get a retail edition of the release if you pledge $60 to the project, and...