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Guide: How to Beat the Blood-Starved Beast in Bloodborne on PS4

How to Beat the Blood-Starved Beast in Bloodborne on PS4

You can kill it if it bleeds

Nothing says 'nice and approachable' quite like the name Blood-Starved Beast – but that's because this third Bloodborne boss isn't exactly BFF material. A spindly monster coated with matted fur and dripping with poison, this antagonist's really going to prove a match for your hunting skills. No time to get complacent...

News: It's Your Last Chance to Upgrade Final Fantasy XIV from PS3 to PS4

It's Your Last Chance to Upgrade Final Fantasy XIV from PS3 to PS4

It really is final

With hot next-gen exclusives like Bloodborne and Final Fantasy Type-0 HD being released over the past month, it's arguably been a good time to jump the generational gap. If you bought into Final Fantasy XIV Online: A Realm Reborn on the PlayStation 3, this weekend will be your last chance to upgrade to the PlayStation 4 version,...

News: Is PSN Down in Europe? You'll Be Able to Find Out for Yourself Soon

Is PSN Down in Europe? You'll Be Able to Find Out for Yourself Soon

Thanks Sony

Just the other week, North America got its very own PlayStation Network status page, which allows users to check whether or not the service is fully up and running. Of course, this lead to a lot of us Europeans demanding similar treatment, and Sony's listened, as we're getting our very own service indicator in the near future. Within...

News: Hideo Kojima, You're Totally Hired

Hideo Kojima, You're Totally Hired

Now we just need to find work for Jezza Clarkson

As part of a publicity stunt that had this humourless host grinning like a Cheshire cat, humble German developer Deck 13 has offered video game veteran Hideo Kojima a job. The studio, which is perhaps best known for the decent Dark Souls clone Lords of the Fallen, has extended a hand to the ousted...

News: Your Opinion Could Help Shape Final Fantasy XV

Your Opinion Could Help Shape Final Fantasy XV

Square Enix taking Episode Duscae feedback

Have you had a chance to play Final Fantasy XV's demo yet? If the answer to that question is yes, then you may want to tell Square Enix your thoughts. We've already written down our thoughts on Final Fantasy XV, and you can read them here The publisher's looking for feedback on Episode Duscae, which it...

News: Destiny's Getting Stripped Back on PS3 as Bungie Faces Memory Problems 

Destiny's Getting Stripped Back on PS3 as Bungie Faces Memory Problems 

Take 'em out back

If you've been enjoying Destiny on PlayStation 3, then you'll soon have to sacrifice the ability to compare items in your vault after the title's next update allows for more storage space. "In the case of the Vault expansion, it became clear that we would be pushing very limited memory constraints on older generation hardware,"...

News: Grand Theft Auto V's Graphics Haven't Been Intentionally Downgraded on PS4

Grand Theft Auto V's Graphics Haven't Been Intentionally Downgraded on PS4

It's just a bug

Alright, who mucked up Grand Theft Auto V's graphics? There'll be some nervous glances at Rockstar North today, as the developer has admitted that this week's "downgrade" story is actually due to a bug. Eagle eyed Reddit users were in uproar a few days ago when it emerged that the title's latest patch had stripped back several visual...

Poll: What Do You Think of the New PSN Logo?

What Do You Think of the New PSN Logo?

Iconic pop

Those darned PlayStation Network outage articles have clearly left Sony scarred, as it's done away with the service's old logo. For the past ten or so years, it's employed the purple sphere symbol, but today's batch of firmware updates rendered the icon obsolete. You'll now find a much more contemporary circle on your PlayStation 4,...

News: Sony's Shutting Down Destiny of Spirits After Just 15 Months of Service 

Sony's Shutting Down Destiny of Spirits After Just 15 Months of Service 

Goodnight sweet prince

We hope that you enjoyed your time with free-to-play Vita title Destiny of Spirits, because Sony's closing its servers down on the 30th June, 2015. "After this date, you will not be able to play or access the game, and all unused Destiny Orbs will expire," the game's official website states. With only a few months left to...

News: An All-Male Party Makes Final Fantasy XV 'More Approachable', Says Director

An All-Male Party Makes Final Fantasy XV 'More Approachable', Says Director

The boys are back in town

If you've played Episode Duscae, the Final Fantasy XV demo that came with early copies of Final Fantasy Type-0. then you'll already know that the game features a strong sense of brotherhood, with the title's four main characters, Noctis, Gladiolus, Ignis, and Prompto all revelling in the joys of bromance. Read our...

News: Steins;Gate's El Psy Kongroo Edition Lets You Join the Science Club

Steins;Gate's El Psy Kongroo Edition Lets You Join the Science Club

Tuturu!

There hasn't been much word on cult hit visual novel Steins;Gate since the announcement of its PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita release. For North America and Europe, its release date is still a tentative May 2015. However, eager fans should be happy with the announcement of the El Psy Kongroo special edition, which will be exclusive to...

Guide: How to Automatically Install PS4 Firmware Updates in Rest Mode

How to Automatically Install PS4 Firmware Updates in Rest Mode

Time saver

As long as you've got background downloads enabled, your PlayStation 4 will automatically download patches and firmware updates while your system is in Rest Mode. However, up until system software v2.50, you had to manually turn on your system in order to install any operating system overhauls. That's no longer the case, as an automatic...