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News: The Lead Designer of inFAMOUS: Second Son Has Left Sucker Punch

The Lead Designer of inFAMOUS: Second Son Has Left Sucker Punch

Another one bites the dust

It's been a tough few weeks for Sony's Worldwide Studios. With the recent departures of several high profile developers, including Uncharted series director Amy Hennig, we're starting to notice a bit of a worrying trend. And it seems that yet another creative has joined the causality list, as Jaime Griesemer – the lead...

News: PlayStation Vita Gets App Happy in North America

PlayStation Vita Gets App Happy in North America

Anime, hockey, and concerts

Starting now in North America, you'll be able to download three new applications for your PlayStation Vita: Crunchyroll, NHL GameCenter Live, and Qello. Adding to the long list of apps that already includes the likes of Crackle, Facebook, Flickr, NBA Game Time, Netflix, Skype, Tune In Radio, and YouTube, it's safe to...

News: Sony: PS4's Project Morpheus Will Shape the Future of Games

Sony: PS4's Project Morpheus Will Shape the Future of Games

Into the matrix

While it wasn’t a surprise to see Sony strap on its rumoured virtual reality headset during the company’s GDC keynote overnight, it perhaps was a shock to see just how hard the organisation’s banking on the device. During its presentation, the platform holder was keen to stress that Project Morpheus is not merely an...

News: PS4's Virtual Reality Headset Project Morpheus Officially Unveiled

PS4's Virtual Reality Headset Project Morpheus Officially Unveiled

Hold onto your high-tech helmet

As anticipated, Sony has announced its rumoured PlayStation 4 virtual reality headset. Elaborately dubbed Project Morpheus, the wearable peripheral is the culmination of years of research, which dates all the way back to the origins of the PlayStation Move project. As a consequence, the device — pictured above —...

News: What's the Best Price for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes on PS4 in the UK?

What's the Best Price for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes on PS4 in the UK?

Snake doesn't pay a premium

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes is a brilliant game – but it’s also a short one. Our roving reviewer managed to play through the paltry prologue’s main mission in about 62 minutes, making its £29.99 price tag on the PlayStation 4 look particularly steep. Fortunately, a slew of UK retailers have been

News: Oculus VR: PS4 Virtual Reality Could Open Doors, But It Must Be Done Right

Oculus VR: PS4 Virtual Reality Could Open Doors, But It Must Be Done Right

Very diplomatic

While the entire industry’s attention will be pointed at Sony’s anticipated ‘Future of Innovation at PlayStation’ panel today, the concentration of one company in particular will be a little sharper than everyone else. Oculus VR, the technology upstart behind PC-based headset Oculus Rift, may have spearheaded the current...

News: Sony to Strap on PS4's Virtual Reality Headset at GDC Today

Sony to Strap on PS4's Virtual Reality Headset at GDC Today

Probably, anyway

The seconds are ticking away ahead of Sony’s expected PlayStation 4 virtual reality unveiling today. In truth, the circumstances surrounding the anticipated accessory’s announcement are a little odd, as the platform holder is not planning a livestream of any kind. Writing on Twitter, Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida...

News: War Never Changes in Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Launch Trailer

War Never Changes in Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Launch Trailer

Base thumping

It may not have garnered the greatest score in our review, but Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes is still a massive release. And in order to celebrate the title’s arrival in North America, publisher Konami has deployed a brand new trailer showing off the paltry prologue’s stunning presentation. Are you still planning to pick up the...

News: Sony Liberates PS Vita Title Freedom Wars on 26th June in Japan

Sony Liberates PS Vita Title Freedom Wars on 26th June in Japan

Prison break

Sony’s vibrant Monster Hunter-esque PlayStation Vita exclusive Freedom Wars will break free from its development shackles on 26th June in Japan, the platform holder has announced. However, the title will deploy without online multiplayer, which will be added as part of a gigantic post-release update due out sometime later in the...

News: Guerrilla Games Puts a Bullet in PS4 Sequel Killzone: Shadow Fall's Lag

Guerrilla Games Puts a Bullet in PS4 Sequel Killzone: Shadow Fall's Lag

How to Sev a life

First-party outfit Guerrilla Games is one of the most fascinating studios in the industry at the minute. While its PlayStation 4 launch title Killzone: Shadow Fall was flawed in places, the Dutch developer’s earnest approach to responding to community queries has been nothing short of staggering over the past four or five...

News: PS4 Firmware Update 1.62 Will Improve Your Console's Operation Quality

PS4 Firmware Update 1.62 Will Improve Your Console's Operation Quality

Whatever that means

If you were hoping that the days of frequent and annoyingly vague firmware updates would be a thing of the past now that we've entered the next generation, you'd unfortunately be wrong, as Sony has just announced the release of PlayStation 4 firmware update v1.62. The platform holder describes the benefits of the patch as...

News: MLB 14's Road to the Show Just Got a New Beginning

MLB 14's Road to the Show Just Got a New Beginning

Become a star

MLB 14 The Show is releasing soon, and with it marks the return of the super popular Road to the Show mode. This feature allows you to create a player that you control and improve as he embarks on a journey to become the next big star to bat in the Major Leagues. And just so that this option doesn't get stale to veterans of Sony's...

News: How Long Will Watch Dogs Stay Connected to Your PS4?

How Long Will Watch Dogs Stay Connected to Your PS4?

Conference call

While there hasn’t been a software drought in the traditional sense, the PlayStation 4 has coasted through a couple of slow months since its launch late last year. Fortunately, that’s all set to change next week with the arrival of inFAMOUS: Second Son and Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes. There’s going to be no shortage of...

News: Broaden Your Horizons with This Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Update

Broaden Your Horizons with This Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Update

Through the MMO-aelstrom

A fresh selection of screenshots have been released for Square Enix's popular MMO Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, focusing on the upcoming v2.2 update, and showcasing a number of new bosses and locations. Franchise veterans will recognise demon Diablos, a summon in previous games, who will appear near the Ruin of...

News: Who's the Latest Challenger to Enter the Ring in Ultra Street Fighter IV?

Who's the Latest Challenger to Enter the Ring in Ultra Street Fighter IV?

Sharpen up your skills

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s Decapre – the fifth new fighter to arrive as part of upcoming update Ultra Street Fighter IV. First seen in Street Fighter Alpha 3 as one of antagonist M. Bison’s dolls, the catty character is set to unsheathe her claws later this year on the PlayStation 3. She’ll be joined by...

News: Gust Sheds Some Light on Its Next Atelier Title

Gust Sheds Some Light on Its Next Atelier Title

Back to brewing

With Atelier Escha and Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky out now in the West, developer Gust is ready to show off the final game in its 'twilight' saga, which is currently codenamed Project A16. Details are somewhat scarce at the moment, but the studio has offered a sneak peak at a new alchemist in training, as well as a desert...

News: Aussie Gamers Will Have to Wait an Extra Week for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes

Aussie Gamers Will Have to Wait an Extra Week for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes

Snake? Snake! Snaaaaake!?!

If our Australian readers were looking forward to spending their weekend sneaking about underneath a cardboard box, they'll be sorely disappointed, as the release of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes has reportedly been delayed for a week in their home nation. The title was originally planned to launch on 20th March, but...