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Guide: What Time Are Sony, Bethesda, EA, Ubisoft, and Square Enix's E3 2015 Press Conferences?

What Time Are Sony, Bethesda, EA, Ubisoft, and Square Enix's E3 2015 Press Conferences?

The time is now

The busiest event in gaming is upon us, and this year, it's arguably busier than ever. When it comes to all things PlayStation, there are five different press conferences to watch out for at E3 2015 – that's two more than usual, for those of you out of the loop. Newcomers Bethesda and Square Enix both have their own pressers this...

News: Xbox Expats May Prefer This Hori PS4 Controller

Xbox Expats May Prefer This Hori PS4 Controller

Asymmetrical sticks FTW

Data shows that a lot of ex-Xbox fans have made the switch to the PlayStation 4 this generation, but not everyone's happy with the placement of the DualShock 4's analogue sticks. While many of us have grown up with Sony's symmetrical layout, others are more familiar with the asymmetrical format adopted by Microsoft – but...

News: People Are Already Playing Batman: Arkham Knight on PS4

People Are Already Playing Batman: Arkham Knight on PS4

Riddle us this: how did you get it?

Batman: Arkham Knight's not technically out until later in the month, but it looks like the street date has already been broken in some parts of the world. One user on the IGN message boards has posted an image of the game running on their PlayStation 4, along with snaps of the Blu-ray and box art. It's unclear...

E3 2015: Loading Human Shoots for the Stars on Project Morpheus

Loading Human Shoots for the Stars on Project Morpheus

Ready player one

And so it begins: the Project Morpheus software announcements are starting to arrive. We've heard word of two separate titles that will be on display at Sony's booth, though we're sworn to secrecy for the moment. Loading Human, it appears, we can talk about. The high-concept trailer embedded below should give you the general gist...

Talking Point: What Are Your Hopes and Fears for PS4, Vita at E3 2015?

What Are Your Hopes and Fears for PS4, Vita at E3 2015?

Last minute nerves

Reminder: E3 2015 is upon us. If the special homepage wasn't already a good enough giveaway – nifty, eh? – then this editor's apocalyptic stress levels are a sure sign. As gaming fans, the reason that we all love the Los Angeles convention is because it allows us to dream and despair. There are the highs, like Jack Tretton...

E3 2015: Bethesda Bizarrely Hints at Dishonored 2 on Accidental Stream

Bethesda Bizarrely Hints at Dishonored 2 on Accidental Stream

Corvo, blimey

Alright, alright – this is getting ridiculous now. We can totally understand why some publishers want to announce their games early, and we can see how screenshots may get into public hands prematurely – but accidentally broadcasting your press conference rehearsal to Twitch? This Bethesda balls-up will go down as one of the...

E3 2015: Harmonix Shows Off Rock Band 4's Box Art, Says to Stay Tuned to E3

Harmonix Shows Off Rock Band 4's Box Art, Says to Stay Tuned to E3

Rock on

We're running out of time, folks. In mere hours Push Square's offices will have been thrown into pure madness. This year's E3 is looking to be especially busy, with developers increasingly keen on releasing snippets of news earlier than they're supposed to. Thanks a lot, guys. Seriously, though, E3 is keeping us pretty busy right now...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - E3 2015 Edition

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - E3 2015 Edition

All aboard the hype train

There's not an enormous amount of time for games at Push Square Towers right now, as E3 2015 preparations take centre stage. Still, with the first conference not set to kick off until late Sunday, there's plenty of time to kill. So, in customary weekend fashion, we want to know what you're playing. Sammy Barker, Editor:...

E3 2015: Square Enix Has At Least Six Secrets to Share

Square Enix Has At Least Six Secrets to Share

But what could they be?

Stop press! Square Enix has hinted that it has secrets to share during its E3 2015 press conference next week. The publisher teased the tidbit during a borderline obnoxious trailer, which bleeps out at least six different reveals. There's no real hint as to what any of the censored items could pertain to, so you'll have to...

E3 2015: PS4's ABZÛ Is Journey Set Under the Sea

PS4's ABZÛ Is Journey Set Under the Sea

Aquanaut's holiday

Being a bit of a contrarian, this author has always enjoyed deep-sea diving games. Aquanaut's Holiday is a particular favourite here at Push Square, but this scribe is also partial to the odd session of Endless Ocean on a certain other system. If it wasn't for its annoying name, then, ABZÛ would be right at the top of your...

News: Dying Light, Mortal Kombat X, and The Witcher 3 Push Warner Bros to the Top Publisher Spot

Dying Light, Mortal Kombat X, and The Witcher 3 Push Warner Bros to the Top Publisher Spot

Batman: Arkham Knight should keep the momentum going

Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment is taking the spot of top dog in the first half of 2015, according to The NPD Group. Thanks to the likes of Dying Light, Mortal Kombat X, and the more recent The Witcher 3, the company has risen to be the top-grossing US gaming software publisher of 2015...

News: Capcom Says Street Fighter V Will Always Be a PS4 Console Exclusive, Even With Future Re-Releases

Capcom Says Street Fighter V Will Always Be a PS4 Console Exclusive, Even With Future Re-Releases

Knockout

Sony's helping Capcom with Street Fighter V - this much we know. As such, the new-gen brawler will launch exclusively on the PlayStation 4 as far as consoles are concerned. However, there's been speculation over whether an updated version of the game, perhaps named something like Ultra Street Fighter V, would eventually find its way onto...

Poll: Take the Push Square E3 2015 Community Predictions Quiz

Take the Push Square E3 2015 Community Predictions Quiz

Can you beat E3?

With E3 hype now flowing through our veins and kicking our minds into overdrive, we thought that it might be nice to invite you lot, the Push Square community, to join in on the fun. The bottom line is that everyone likes to predict what'll happen at the biggest gaming event of the year, so we've put together twenty yes or no...

News: Castlevania Successor Bloodstained Sets a Record on Kickstarter

Castlevania Successor Bloodstained Sets a Record on Kickstarter

$4.75 million raised so far

Upcoming PlayStation 4 and Vita title Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has become the most funded video game in Kickstarter history, ushering in over $4.75 million as of this writing. With 12 hours left, it's looking like the project will absolutely smash through its final stretch goal of $5 million. If (when) it hits...

News: PES 2016 Kicks Off in September on PS4, PS3

PES 2016 Kicks Off in September on PS4, PS3

Back in play

Konami may be in the process of setting fire to its console games development division, but it doesn't look like its tentpole franchises will be disappearing soon. The publisher's announced PES 2016: Pro Evolution Soccer for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 today – and it's due out imminently, on 15th September in North America...