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  • News Sony Could At the Very Least Remember to Refresh PS Vita's Store

    Old and outdated

    Stardew Valley launched on the PS Vita this week, but you wouldn’t know it if you opened the PlayStation Store application – in the UK, at least. The same is true of other moderately high-profile releases like VA-11 HALL-A as well. Where every new game used to get added to the storefront’s “latest” list, it seems that the...

    • Sony
    • Vita
    • PlayStation Store
  • News PS4 Pro Stock Is Scarily Low in the UK Right Now

    Fight for the right to 4K

    If you’re in the market for a spangly new PlayStation 4 Pro and you live in the UK, then good luck finding one. Stock has been on the short side for some time now, and while major retailers like Tesco and Currys have recently received new shipments, the system is only available through third-parties at

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • UK
    • Stock
  • News H1Z1: Battle Royale Is One of the Biggest Games on PS4 Right Now

    Game is blowing up big time

    Remember when we said that H1Z1: Battle Royale was blowing up? That was an understatement. The title – which attracted 1.5 million players in its first 24 hours on the PlayStation 4 – has just crossed 4.5 million players. It’s taken the release around three or four days to get there. It’s another i

    • Daybreak Games
    • PS4
    • H1Z1: Battle Royale
  • News Sony: We're Exploring What Our Customers Want from Portable Gaming

    Good luck with that

    The last time Sony talked about handheld gaming, former PlayStation president Andrew House ruled out the possibility of a PS Vita successor, while Worldwide Studios bigwig said that the “climate was not healthy” for portable gaming. While we still believe that statement to be generally accurate – the Nintendo Switch is a...

    • Sony
    • John Kodera
    • Industry
  • News This Is One Way to Tease Ghost of Tsushima's E3 2018 Showcase

    Sword up, son

    Ghost of Tsushima is one of the four games that Sony’s set to showcase at its E3 2018 press conference, and much like with Death Stranding and The Last of Us: Part II, the company putting out that information early has allowed Sucker Punch to start teasing. Take this photograph

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Ghost of Tsushima
    • E3 2018
  • News Days Gone Dev Sony Bend Talked About Making an inFAMOUS Game for PS Vita

    Plus an Uncharted: Golden Abyss PS4 remaster

    Game Informer's month of coverage on Days Gone is drawing to a close with one last video interview, in which a trio of Sony Bend devs answer reader-submitted questions. It's definitely worth a watch for anyone wondering about framerate, cut-scenes, and other small details about the open world title...

    • Sony
    • Vita
    • Uncharted
    • inFAMOUS
    • Interviews
  • Talking Point What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 221

    Pick a side

    It’s the moment of truth for football fans today: are we going to have to endure a decade of the scousers banging on about how they won the Champions League again? All eyes will be on Cristiano Ronaldo and crew to save us from the misery; Real Madrid’s won three of the last four tournaments, so they go in as favourites. Sammy...

    • Talking Point
    • PS4
    • PS3
    • Vita
    • What Are You Playing

Friday25th May 2018

  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How to Keep Everyone Alive at the End

    Survivors get the best ending

    Life is a fragile thing in Detroit: Become Human, and androids can be destroyed forever if you’re not careful. Quantic Dream’s latest follows in the footsteps of Heavy Rain, meaning that protagonists can die in an instant if you’re not careful, and that means they’re gone for good. If you want to keep Connor,...

    • Detroit
    • How to Keep Everyone Alive
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Guides
  • Talking Point What Free June 2018 PS Plus Games Do You Want?

    When will June 2018's PlayStation Plus lineup be revealed?

    What’s the June 2018 PlayStation Plus lineup? When will the June 2018 PS Plus lineup be announced? All questions you’re probably pondering as another month edges closer to its conclusion and E3 2018 lurks tantalisingly on the horizon. In this article, we’re going to share all of the...

    • PlayStation Plus
    • PS Plus
    • June 2018
    • PS4
    • PS3
  • News H1Z1: Battle Royale Is Blowing Up Big Time on PS4

    Are you surprised?

    With the likes of Fortnite exploding all around the world, the release of H1Z1: Battle Royale was always going to attract a decent pool of players on the PlayStation 4 – but a whopping 1.5 million gamers logging in within its first 24 hours is a figure worth paying attention to. Earlier in the week, it registered an eye-watering...

    • Daybreak Games
    • PS4
    • H1Z1
  • News This Spider-Man PS4 Billboard in Los Angeles Is Bad Ass

    Thwip

    No expense is being spared marketing Insomniac Games’ new Spider-Man title it seems, and in addition to the absolutely enormous mural that Sony’s erected for E3 2018, it’s also splashed out on this amazing animated billboard which overlooks a junction in Los Angeles. The eye-grabbing full-motion video wraps around a building, and is...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Spider-Man
    • Marketing
  • Guide New PS4 Games Releasing in June 2018

    Every upcoming PlayStation 4 release date in June 2018

    What new PS4 games are coming out in June 2018? With the gaming industry turning its attention to E3 2018, this is typically a fallow period for PlayStation software – but that’s actually not accurate this year. New releases include gothic role-playing game Vampyr, Nintendo Switch port Super...

    • New PS4 Games
    • June 2018
    • PS4
    • Upcoming
    • Release Dates
  • News Death Stranding: It's Too Complicated, Too Crazy, Too Beautiful

    Mads Mikkelsen on Hideo Kojima's upcoming exclusive

    Death Stranding star Mads Mikkelsen has been speaking to Total Film about the forthcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive. In an interview at the Cannes film festival for the premiere of his new movie Arctic, the Danish actor described the game as complicated, crazy, and beautiful. He also spoke about the...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Death Stranding
  • News New Weekend Deals Hit European PlayStation Store

    Assassin's Creed Origins! Wolfenstein II! The Witcher 3!

    Fancy something new for the weekend? Sony has just unleashed a handful of new discounts on some pretty big titles, but only for the next couple of days. The likes of Assassin's Creed Origins, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, Destiny 2, and more have been reduced, and some of the savings are...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation Store
    • Deals
  • Poll What Do You Think of Battlefield V?

    Back to the beaches

    Last week we had our look at Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, and earlier this week, we got our first glimpse of Battlefield V during an admittedly terrible live reveal event. If you missed it, you can find our coverage by clicking through here. As was heavily rumoured, Battlefield V throws players into World War II. We only got a...

    • EA
    • PS4
    • Battlefield
    • Polls
    • Features
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How to Get Connor to Connect to Simon

    A glimpse of Jericho

    Getting Connor to connect to Simon in Detroit: Become Human requires work across two chapters: The Stratford Tower and Public Enemy. It’s worth doing, though, because you’ll unlock the ‘A Glimpse of Jericho’ Trophy for your troubles. For more information on how to keep everyone alive at the end in Detroit: Become Human...

    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Guides
    • Features
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How to Broadcast Markus' Message without an Alarm or Team Casualty

    When a plan comes together

    One of Detroit: Become Human’s more memorable scenes takes Markus to the Stratford Tower, where he’s tasked with broadcasting a message without raising an alarm or suffering any team casualties. This can be tough, because one wrong move will see you in hot water. Fortunately, we’ve put together a guide to help you...

    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Guides
    • Features
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How to Get Kara and Alice to Escape the Recycling Center

    Escape death

    One alternative route in Detroit: Become Human sees Kara and Alice captured and taken to a recycling center. In order to unlock the ‘Escape Death’ Trophy, you’ll need to ensure that both characters make it out alive. You can learn more about how to keep everyone alive at the end in Detroit: Become Human and how to

    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Guides
    • Features
  • Guide Dark Souls Remastered Fire Keeper Souls Locations and How to Upgrade Your Estus Flask

    And then there was fire...

    If you take damage in Dark Souls Remastered – which you will, a lot – you need your Estus Flask to heal back up. Unless you're one of those Clerics that can use Miracles. Lucky so-and-sos. As you progress through your adventure, you'll likely boost your vitality or find equipment to give you more health, and will...

    • Dark Souls Remastered Fire Keeper Souls Locations
    • PS4
    • Dark Souls Remastered
    • Fire Keeper Souls
    • Estus Flask
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How to Be Jericho's Hero and Get Enough Parts

    Markus to the rescue

    At one point in Detroit: Become Human’s campaign, in the Spare Parts chapter, Markus will need to infiltrate CyberLife in order to become Jericho’s hero and retrieve some spare parts for the damaged androids. However, it’s possible to not collect enough materials, and subsequently miss out on the ‘Jericho’s Hero’...

    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Jericho's Hero
    • Guides
  • News Moonlighter's New Trailer Tells You Everything You Need to Know About the Action RPG

    By the light of the moon

    Moonlighter's out on PlayStation 4 in just a few days, but if you're not quite sure what Digital Sun's incredibly promising title's all about, we'd recommend giving its latest trailer a watch. It goes over all the main points of the title, from the dungeon crawling to the shopkeeping and everything in between. If...

    • 11 Bit Studios
    • PS4
    • Moonlighter
    • Trailers
  • News The Wolf Among Us 2 Delayed Into 2019

    Cry wolf

    Announced almost an entire year ago, The Wolf Among Us 2 won't be launching in the latter half of 2018, as developer Telltale had originally planned. Instead, the sequel is now set to release at some point in 2019. "This delay comes as the result of a few fundamental changes here at Telltale since we first announced the game last...

    • Telltale Games
    • PS4
    • The Wolf Among Us
    • Delays
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How to Bring the Three Characters to Crossroads

    Three at Jericho

    Towards the end of Detroit: Become Human’s story, in the Crossroads chapter, the stories of Connor, Kara, and Markus intertwine. You’ll want to learn how to keep everyone alive at the end of Detroit: Become Human if you hope to unlock the ‘Three at Jericho’ Trophy and ensure that their stories overlap. How to Bring the...

    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Guides
    • Features
  • News Sony Extends UEFA Champions League Sponsorship

    Les grandes équipes

    PlayStation hoardings have been a part of the UEFA Champions League since 1997, and they’re not going anywhere for another three years. Sony has announced that it’s extended its sponsorship of the elite European club competition, meaning that we’re probably going to see PlayStation 5 banners before the relationship needs...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Champions League
    • Marketing
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How to Get Kara and Alice to Pass the Border

    Safe harbor

    Once Kara and Alice have escaped Todd in Detroit: Become Human, their main objective becomes to cross the Canadian border and find safe harbor in a new country. Essentially to do this, you’re going to want to know how to keep everyone alive for the best ending in Detroit: Become Human, but if you’re mainly focused on Kara you...

    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Guides
    • Features
  • News Madden NFL 19 Enters the End Zone on 10th August

    Terrell Owens snatches Hall of Fame cover

    Madden NFL 19 will kickoff on 10th August on the PlayStation 4, with EA Sports promising an improvement on the “success of last season”. Six-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Terrell Owens will front the Hall of Fame Edition, which will retail for $79.99 in the United States, and will include early access (7th...

    • EA Sports
    • PS4
    • Madden NFL
    • Announcements
  • Guide Dark Souls Remastered Illusory Walls Locations

    They're not tricks, they're illusions

    Illusory Walls hide hidden locations in Dark Souls Remastered that lead to awesome treasures and shortcuts. Finding them can be really difficult though.  That's because there's nothing you can really look out for to spot them, unless another player has left a note on the ground detailing its location...

    • Dark Souls Remastered Illusory Walls Locations
    • PS4
    • Dark Souls Remastered
    • Illusory Walls
    • Guides
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How Kara Can Succeed in Making the Cop Go Away

    Nothing to see here

    In the Midnight Train chapter in Detroit: Become Human, when Rose leaves the house, you’ll have to deal with a cop who’s investigating deviant androids in the area. Helping Kara to succeed in making the cop go away will unlock the ‘Nothing to See Here’ Trophy. In this guide, we’re going to walkthrough the steps to...

    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Guides
    • Features

Thursday24th May 2018

  • Guide The Best PSone Games We Want on a PlayStation Classic Mini

    The king's classics

    There’s no doubting that the PSone is one of the greatest video game consoles of all time. The plethora of brand new IP, quality RPGs, and game-changing releases that landed on Sony’s debut PlayStation is arguably unmatched by any system that came before it or followed up on its success. So, with Sony admitting that it's...

    • PSone
    • Retro
    • Guides
    • Features
  • News Sony Is Thinking About a PSone Classic Console

    Yes please

    SNK announced recently that it would be producing a NeoGeo Classic Edition to celebrate its 40th anniversary, and rumours are rife regarding a potential Nintendo 64 Classic Mini. These micro-consoles have proven to be vastly popular, and naturally, we've pondered whether Sony would ever produce an equivalent for the PSone. According to...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PSone
    • Industry
  • Guide 19 Things We Wish We Knew Before Starting Dark Souls Remastered

    Git gud

    In case you haven't heard it countless times already, Dark Souls is hard. That doesn't change no matter how many times you hear the phrase "git gud". You can rest assured though that it is achievable, and that a lot of the frustration and difficulty stems from you being, pardon our pun, left in the dark. By that, we mean that a bunch of...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Dark Souls Remastered
    • Guides
    • Features
  • News A PSX 2017 Prop Nearly Gave Away a Late Game Secret in God of War

    You are not ready

    The third video in the God of War director's commentary series is here, and before we go any further, beware: the video shows footage from well into the game, and concerns a story moment you won't want spoiled. So, spoilers! Cory Barlog is back to speak about a pivotal moment in Santa Monica's latest, and as usual, it's a great...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • God of War
    • Videos
  • 8

    PS4

    Review Space Hulk: Deathwing

    The not-so incredible hulk

    The Warhammer 40K universe represents a ripe source of inspiration for video games. With its galaxy spanning conflicts, rammed full of fascinating factions, it's mind boggling that there’s only been a small number of great games that’ve made good use of its expansive lore. With a steady stream of Warhammer 40K titles...

    • Reviews
    • Focus Home Interactive
    • PS4
    • Space Hulk: Deathwing
  • Guide Which Starting Class Should You Pick in Dark Souls Remastered?

    Where to begin

    If you've never quite been brave enough to tackle Dark Souls, but have decided to jump in for the first time with the remaster, first of all good for you! Second of all, you're in the right place: figuring out your starting class is exactly where you should start. When you're done here, you can then move onto these 19 things we wish...

    • Dark Souls Remastered
    • PS4
    • Starting Class
    • Guides
    • Features
  • News God of War Surpasses 5 Million Units in a Month

    King Kratos

    God of War is a smash hit of the highest magnitude. Following on from the title’s impressive launch, where it sold 3.1 million units in just three days, PlayStation chief John Kodera has revealed that its numbers have now surpassed five million units in its first month on sale. To put this into perspective, it’s already more or less...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • God of War
    • Sales
  • News Long Awaited RPG Rainbow Skies Finally Hits PS4, PS3, Vita Next Month

    Look to the skies

    Bloody hell, that took a while didn't it? Rainbow Skies -- sequel to much loved PlayStation 3, Vita, and PlayStation 4 title Rainbow Moon -- finally has a release date. We first heard about Rainbow Skies all the way back in 2013. Back then, it was set to launch on PS3 and Vita in 2014. Crazy. Ever since, the game's been in and out...

    • eastasiasoft
    • PS4
    • PS3
    • Vita
    • Rainbow Skies
  • News Here's What Yakuza 3 Looks Like Remastered on PS4

    That's rad

    Earlier in the week, we learned that the three main last-gen Yakuza games -- 3, 4, and 5 -- will be getting the remaster treatment on PS4, at least in Japan. While we wait to find out if a Western release is on the cards, SEGA has released a trailer for Yakuza 3 Remastered (or whatever it's called), as well as a bunch of screenshots...

    • SEGA
    • PS4
    • Yakuza
    • Trailers
    • Screenshots
  • 12

    PS4

    Review Everspace: Galactic Edition

    Spaced out

    Everspace is a roguelike space exploration game from small independent developer Rockfish Games. You begin your adventure as the pilot of a spaceship on a journey of self-discovery, as you have lost all your memories (except your flying skills). On your way you’ll explore various space environments and meet many different aliens that...

    • Reviews
    • Rockfish Games
    • PS4
    • Everspace
  • News Sink Your Fangs into 50 Whole Minutes of Vampyr Gameplay

    A bloody chunk

    Recently, Vampyr developer Dontnod Entertainment livestreamed a hefty chunk of the game, showcasing a whole 50 minutes of the upcoming action role-playing title. We've embedded an archive of the stream above, and the action kicks off around the 16 minute mark. It looks interesting and atmospheric, if a little rough around the edges...

    • Focus Home Interactive
    • PS4
    • Vampyr
    • Videos
  • News Sci-Fi FPS Evasion Shoots Up a Storm on PSVR

    PSVR Aim Controller support confirmed

    Sony’s dropping lots of PlayStation VR announcements today, and next on the docket is Evasion – a generically named sci-fi shooter with optional PSVR Aim Controller support from Archiact. While the art leaves a lot to be desired, this certainly looks like a frantic FPS, with class-based co-op adding a...

    • Archiact
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Evasion
    • Announcements
  • News Train with Rocky Balboa in PSVR's Creed: Rise to Glory

    The movie, not the band

    Boxing is a pretty brilliant fit for PlayStation VR, as the likeable Knockout League already demonstrated. Now it’s the turn of Sprint Vector developer Survios to tackle the fast-paced sport, with its movie spin-off Creed: Rise to Glory. Building upon the physically demanding systems that have defined the studio’s...

    • Survios
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Creed: Rise to Glory
    • Announcements
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - All Magazine Locations

    Bookworm

    Detroit: Become Human has one major collectible: magazines. These virtual, tablet-like documents can be found all over the game’s near-future world, and must be picked up in order to be logged. Once you’ve picked up a magazine, you’ll be able to re-read it via the game’s Extras menu. There are a total of 46 magazine locations in...

    • Detroit: Become Human Magazine Locations
    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Magazines
  • News Valkyria Chronicles 4 Introduces Its Main Characters in New English Trailer

    Squad up

    Squad E seem like a friendly bunch going by this latest English trailer for Valkyria Chronicles 4. The series has always presented us with likeable characters, and this upcoming instalment looks to be no different. The video's short and sweet, but it does a good job of introducing the game's central cast. The English dub seems decent, too...

    • SEGA
    • PS4
    • Valkyria Chronicles
    • Trailers

Wednesday23rd May 2018

  • News Another Slew of Discounts Is Heading to European PS Store Today

    It never ends

    We'll never be safe from Sony's relentless parade of sales, and this week is to be no different. Starting today, you'll be able to save up to 60% on a wide variety of games. Titles like PES 2018, Watch Dogs 2, and DiRT 4 have some very generous discounts, and while not all the deals are quite as good, there are definitely some great...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • PS3
    • Vita
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How to Keep Kara, Alice, and Luther Together at the End

    Happy family

    One of the key relationships in Detroit: Become Human revolves around Kara, Alice, and Luther – a makeshift family unit which attempts to cross the American border in order to start a new life in Canada. Keeping the trio together can be a challenging task, however, as danger lurks at every corner. In this guide, we’re going to help...

    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Guides
    • Features
  • Soapbox Cyberpunk 2077 Could Quite Easily Dominate E3 2018

    The future is now

    It's been three years since The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt released, and it still stands as one of the very best games of this generation. The best in my humble opinion -- but regular readers will be sick and tired of hearing me say that. I know not everyone feels the same way about Geralt of Rivia's last hurrah, but I don't...

    • CD Projekt Red
    • PS4
    • Cyberpunk
    • E3 2018
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How Connor Can Die and Return At Every Opportunity

    I'll be back

    Unlike the other protagonists you have to keep alive in Detroit: Become Human, Connor can actually die and return multiple times throughout the campaign. This does ultimately have a small impact on his relationship with partner Hank, which is worth keeping in mind if you want to ensure Hank and Connor are friends until the end in...

    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Guides
    • Features
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human FAQ - Everything You Need to Know

    All your questions answered

    Detroit: Become Human drops on the PlayStation 4 soon, and we’ve put together a huge FAQ explaining everything you need to know about Quantic Dream’s latest narrative adventure. While it’s been several years since this sci-fi story was revealed, the French developer’s been keeping quite a bit information under its...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • FAQ
    • Detroit
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How to Make Hank and Connor Friends Until the End

    Partners

    Hank and Connor’s relationship doesn’t exactly get off to the best possible start in Detroit: Become Human, with the beat down cop not the biggest fan of androids and the latest creation from CyberLife questioning his new partner’s work ethic. But it is possible for the pair to become pals, and they’ll need to if you want to keep...

    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Hank and Connor
    • Guides
  • News Battlefield V Leaves Season Pass and Pay-to-Win in the Trenches

    Returns to World War 2 on 19th October

    EA just wrapped up Battlefield V’s awful reveal stream, which made last week’s Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 showcase look like a masterpiece. In truth, we’re not sure why the publisher decided to put this show on at all: it hired out a fancy set purely to put three awkward looking devs on stage for 30...

    • EA Games
    • PS4
    • Battlefield
    • Trailers
    • Release Dates
  • Live Watch the Battlefield V Reveal Stream Right Here

    V for victory

    Influencers are out in force, and they’re just dying to tell you how awesome Battlefield V is shaping up to be. Ahead of E3 2018 and in the wake of last week’s Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s reveal, it’s now the turn of DICE to deploy all of the intel on it’s almost certainly World War II-era first-person shooter. Will it have a...

    • Live
    • Battlefield
    • PS4
    • Live Chat
    • Features
  • News Detroit: Become Human Pre-Load Is Now Live on PS4

    Prepare for launch

    Have you pre-ordered Detroit: Become Human via the PlayStation Store? If you have, you'll now be able to download Quantic Dream's latest adventure to your PS4 ready for launch on 25th May. The game weighs in at about 42.5GB, and if you have automatic downloads enabled, it should already be ticking along. If you don't, you can...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Detroit: Become Human
  • News April 2018 NPD: PS4 Breaks Records in Staggering Month

    God of War, MLB The Show 18 on fire

    God of War helped propel the PlayStation 4 to a sensational April 2018 in the United States, where the system set a new software sales record for the month since data tracking started all the way back in 1995. The console – which was unsurprisingly the top-selling system of the month – also registered the...

    • USA
    • Sales
    • Charts
    • PS4
    • PS3
  • News Japan Studio Announces Stunning PSVR Exclusive Platformer

    Astro Bot Rescue Mission looks outstanding

    Ask nicely enough, and ye shall receive: 18 months ago we begged Japan Studio to expand The Playroom VR’s incredible Robot Rescue minigame into a full length PlayStation VR platformer – and here it is. Astro Bot Rescue Mission looks every inch the vibrant virtual reality Super Mario-style adventure that...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Astro Bot Rescue Mission
    • Announcements
  • News Big Tekken 7 Update Brings Loads of New Customisation Items This Month

    Dress to impress

    Tekken 7 is almost a year old -- not counting the arcade version, at least -- and those of you still playing it may be happy to know that a big update is landing at the end of the month. There's no word on balance changes or anything like that, but Bandai Namco has confirmed that it'll add a bunch of new customisation items to the...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Tekken
    • Patches
  • Japanese Sales Charts PS4 Numbers Remain Low, God of War Breaks 100,000 Copies

    Summer lull

    PlayStation 4 role-playing game remake The Caligula Effect: Overdose somehow managed to top the latest Japanese software charts by moving a meagre 20,000 copies, and that perhaps tells you all that you need to know. Indeed, it's been another very slow week in the Land of the Rising Sun, with the aforementioned RPG being the only new...

    • Japan
    • Sales
    • Charts
    • PS4
    • PS3
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - All Voice Actors

    Who plays who

    Detroit: Become Human has a large cast of recognised actors. For a few years now, Quantic Dream has used innovative motion capture technology, allowing it to record both the voices of its cast – but also their movements. In this guide, we’re going to introduce you to the game’s full cast. Who Plays Connor in Detroit Become...

    • Detroit All Voice Actors
    • PS4
    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • Voice Actors
  • Poll Ultimate PlayStation Character Tournament: Top 16 - Matches 117-118

    Ready? Fight!

    This is the thirty-first week of our Ultimate PlayStation Character Tournament. 128 characters enter, but only one will be crowned champion -- and you decide who that champion will be. If you want to know more about the Ultimate PlayStation Character Tournament, be sure to click through here. Previous Results (Click...

    • Ultimate PlayStation Character Tournament
    • Polls
    • Features
  • News TT Games is Building Up Towards a LEGO DC Villains Announcement

    "Chaos is coming"

    You may remember reports from a while back that said LEGO The Incredibles and LEGO DC Villains are both in the works. Well, the former was officially announced a couple of months back, and it looks like the latter is to be unveiled imminently. https

    • Warner Bros
    • PS4
    • LEGO DC Villains
  • News Red Dead Redemption 2 Publisher Confident of No More Delays

    Red or dead

    Those of you who have been keeping up with Red Dead Redemption 2 will know that it was originally scheduled to launch in July of this year, but it was pushed into October back in February. Fortunately, publisher Take-Two seems wholly confident that another delay won't occur. Speaking to business network CNBC, Take-Two CEO Strauss...

    • Take-Two
    • Rockstar
    • PS4
    • Red Dead Redemption
  • Guide Detroit: Become Human - How to Save Emma as Connor

    Mission accomplished

    The first challenge in Detroit: Become Human is to get Connor to save Emma, a little girl being dangled precariously over the edge of a skyscraper by a deviant android named Daniel. It’s possible for the child to perish, but if you want to unlock the ‘Mission Accomplished’ Trophy, you’re going to have to save her...

    • Detroit
    • Detroit: Become Human
    • PS4
    • Guides
    • Features
  • News Rocket League's Salty Shores Update Brings Summer Fun to PS4 Next Week

    Beach party

    Rocket League, the perennially popular arcade sports game, is getting another content update, and it's very much Summer themed. From 29th May, Salty Shores will be available as a free update to the game, and as usual, it brings with it a variety of new toys to play with. First and foremost is the new arena, which takes Rocket League to...

    • Psyonix
    • PS4
    • Rocket League
    • Updates

Tuesday22nd May 2018

  • News New Licensed Pro PS4 Controller Announced - Why Doesn't Sony Just Make One?

    There's clearly a demand

    A new, officially licensed PlayStation 4 'pro' controller has been revealed, this time from Scuf Gaming. The company's known for crafting custom pads, and the Scuf Vantage comes with all of the bells and whistles that you'd expect. Except the left analog stick is stuck up at the top. Ugh. To be fair, the Vantage sounds...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Controllers
  • News Tennis World Tour Ships without Advertised Online Multiplayer

    Fault

    Tennis World Tour is out today, but it’s not finished. Proving yet again that the PlayStation 4’s doomed when it comes to simulations of one of the planet’s most popular sports, developer Breakpoint has just nonchalantly announced that online multiplayer’s been removed from the launch build of the game. Surprise everyone! While the...

    • Bigben Interactive
    • PS4
    • Tennis World Tour
  • News Sony Promises More First-Party PlayStation Exclusives

    Doubling down

    Sony is having a huge amount of success with its first-party exclusives this generation, and in promising news for us PlayStation fans, the company’s hinted that it will be doubling down on this area of the business. Speaking at an investors relations day overnight, CEO Kenichiro Yoshida said that the company aims to strengthen its...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Industry
  • News Sony Commits Support to PS4 Through 2021

    And probably beyond

    While the PlayStation 4 may be entering the final phase of its lifecycle, Sony intends to support the system through 2021 and potentially beyond. The platform holder pledged support to the platform as part of a mid-term corporate strategy report, which spans now through 31st March, 2021. Realistically, the console will probably...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Industry
  • News Days Gone Pushing PS4 to Its Limits, Says Sony Bend

    Wants to be best in class

    Days Gone is undoubtedly a looker, but on a console with titles like God of War and Horizon: Zero Dawn, it’s perhaps not the prettiest product in the pipeline. Of course, there’s much more going on behind-the-scenes in Sony Bend’s open world apocalypse, and speaking as part of Game Informer’s month-long coverage,...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Days Gone
  • News PS4 'Entering Final Phase of Its Life' Says Sony CEO

    Beginning of the end

    The PlayStation 4 is nearing the end of its life cycle, according to Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO John Kodera. Speaking at the company's latest investor meeting, Kodera's statement comes as no real surprise. After all, the PS4 will turn five years old this November. The question, then, is how long will this "final phase"...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PS5
    • Industry
  • Guide Fortnite Week 4 Challenges, Battle Pass, Blockbuster and Carbide Challenges Explained

    Royale with cheese

    Fortnite challenges provide a perfect reason to play even more Fortnite. You know, besides the fact that it's intensely addictive stuff. You'll need a Battle Pass to get the most out of it, which costs real money unless you know how to get yourself some free V-Bucks, but a Battle Pass lasts an entire season of Fortnite, which is...

    • Fortnite Challenges List
    • Fortnite
    • Fortnite Battle Royale
    • Season 4
    • Challenges
  • News PlayStation VR Is Growing, But Virtual Reality Is Stumbling

    Company keeping expectations realistic

    PlayStation VR is doing well, but virtual reality as a whole is stumbling. Former PlayStation president Andrew House talked about this prior to his departure; Sony is absolutely dominating the fledgling medium, but the company needs growth across the entire sector for it to properly take off. In other words,...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Industry
  • News Yakuza 3, 4, and 5 Remasters Heading to PS4

    In Japan

    The excellent Yakuza 0 kicked off a heightened interest in SEGA's series in the West. Since its release, we've had Yakuza: Kiwami and Yakuza 6: The Song of Life, and Yakuza: Kiwami 2 is on its way later this year. That's a lot to be getting on with, but there's still a huge gap between 2 and 6 on PS4. Currently, if you want to play every...

    • SEGA
    • PS4
    • Yakuza
  • News Hideo Kojima Teases Death Stranding E3 2018 Trailer with Screenshot of Moss

    Why not

    The ever-enigmatic Death Stranding is one of Sony's four flagship exclusives we'll be seeing more of at E3 2018, and the mind behind the madness, Hideo Kojima, has been teasing a new trailer on Twitter recently. In response to Neil Druckmann's tweet, itself building excitement for The Last of Us: Part II at Sony's showcase, Kojima

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Death Stranding
    • Hideo Kojima
  • News Battlefield V Teaser Trailer All But Confirms World War II Setting

    In case there was any doubt

    Battlefield V, or Battlefield 5 as some sites have taken to naming it, will be officially unveiled later this week – and in order to amp up enthusiasm, publisher EA has released a teensy snippet of footage to get you in the mood. You can watch all 10 seconds below: While it doesn’t show much other than a grizzled...

    • EA Games
    • PS4
    • Battlefield
  • Guide Fortnite - How to Visit the Centre of Different Storm Circles in a Single Match

    Calm before the storm

    Visiting the center of a bunch of different storm circles in a single match is one of the week four challenges in season four of Fortnite. Complete it, and you'll get a ton of XP that will help boost you towards the season 4 exclusive Battle Pass rewards, like new skins and gestures. In this guide, we're going to help you...

    • Fortnite
    • Fortnite Battle Royale
    • Storm Circles
    • Guides
    • Features
  • News H1Z1: Battle Royale Open Beta Is Available to Download Now on PS4

    Last man standing

    Can't get enough of being the last person standing? Then you're in luck, because there's another battle royale game for you to try on PlayStation 4. H1Z1: Battle Royale is now available to download from the PlayStation Store in open beta form, following on from its recent closed beta test run. "We redesigned H1Z1 on the...

    • Daybreak Game Company
    • PS4
    • H1Z1
    • Betas
  • DLC Review Natural Disasters Isn't Quite A Disaster for Cities: Skylines

    Not causing earthquakes

    Natural Disasters is the latest DLC for city-builder darling Cities: Skylines, adding plenty of catastrophic events that threaten to destroy your badly planned town. Meteors are undoubtedly the highlight, creating massive explosions and leaving behind gloriously destructive craters, while tsunamis, although very rare, are the...

    • DLC Review
    • Paradox Interactive
    • PS4
    • Cities Skylines
    • Natural Disasters
  • News Delicious Dreams Screens Showcase PS4 Exclusive's Creative Potential

    The war against reality

    Dreams allows you to make anything you can, well, dream of. Unlike similar creation engines, Media Molecule’s upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive allows you to create assets, animate objects, program gameplay mechanics, and even compose music. It’s a fully-fledged game engine powered by the DualShock 4, and here are just a...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Dreams
    • Screenshots
  • News WipEout Omega Collection Demo Zooms to PS4

    Test pilot

    WipEout Omega Collection may be a simple remaster, but it's still one of PS4's best racing games, offering blisteringly fast, buttery smooth gameplay and a generous amount of content. The recent virtual reality update makes it even more enticing for those with PlayStation VR, especially as it happens to be one of the headset's best...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • WipEout
    • Demos
  • News Detroit: Become Human's Launch Trailer Readies You for the Android Revolution

    Sent from CyberLife

    Nothing stops the PlayStation 4 exclusive party, eh? God of War’s only just released, but Detroit: Become Human is now days away. Quantic Dream’s narrative adventures are always a subject of much division among the gaming community, but if you’ve enjoyed the likes of Heavy Rain and Beyond: Two Souls in the past, then...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Detroit
    • Trailers
  • News The Golf Club 2019 Tees Up Official PGA Tour Licence

    Par for the course

    The licence for official PGA Tour golf video games was held by EA for a long time, but the agreement has now reached its end. Instead, the organisation has partnered with HB Studios to bring licensed courses to The Golf Club 2019. The game will feature a career mode that takes players through Q-School, the Web.com tour, and then...

    • HB Studios
    • PS4
    • The Golf Club 2019
  • Guide Fortnite Search Between a Bench, Ice Cream Truck, and a Helicopter Location

    Happy hunting

    One of the tougher challenges in week four of season four in Fortnite is finding a location between a bench, ice cream truck, and a helicopter. Complete it and you'll earn a bunch of XP that will help you get those sweet exclusive Battle Pass rewards all the faster. In this guide, we're going to help you find the exact location in...

    • Fortnite
    • Fortnite Battle Royale
    • Guides
    • Features
  • News Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker Leaps to PS4 in August

    Learn all about it in new trailer

    Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker has finally tracked down a release date on PlayStation 4. The team-based semi-tactical brawler lets players create their own ninja, and there are a bunch of different game modes to try out. You can get a better look at them in the trailer that we've embedded above. With such an...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Naruto
    • Release Dates
    • Trailers

Monday21st May 2018

  • News Dreams Will Now Support PlayStation VR at Launch

    Dream in three dimensions

    Media Molecule had announced that Dreams’ anticipated PlayStation VR support would not be available until after launch, but a round of previews released today has hinted that virtual reality functionality will be included from day one. PSU got the scoop, but the British developer retweeted the site’s story, so that...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Dreams
  • News The Elder Scrolls Online: Summerset Gets a Downright Gorgeous Cinematic Trailer

    Summer holiday

    The Elder Scrolls Online is no stranger to incredibly well made CG trailers, so it's no surprise to see its upcoming expansion get one of its own. The Elder Scrolls Online: Summerset launches early next month, and based on this video alone, it should provide a gorgeous landscape to explore. Regular readers will know that we usually...

    • Bethesda
    • PS4
    • The Elder Scrolls
    • Trailers
  • Guide When Is Sony PlayStation's E3 2018 Press Conference?

    Confirmed games and more

    Sony PlayStation confused everyone with the announcement of its E3 2018 press conference, but now that the dust has settled we have a much clearer picture of what the company intends to show. For many of you, this will be the “big one”, so you’re going to want to know and where you’ll be able to watch the PlayStation...

    • Sony
    • E3 2018
    • Press Conference
    • Times
    • Guides
  • News Bethesda's Probably Gunning for Another Short and Sweet E3 Press Conference

    'It won't be 3 hours long'

    Just a quick update on Bethesda's E3 2018 press conference: don't expect an especially long showing. Replying to fans on Twitter, Bethesda's ever-talkative Pete Hines makes it sound like the publisher's planned out another relatively short event. "I assure you it won’t be three hours long," Hines wrote. Given Bethesda's...

    • Bethesda
    • E3 2018
  • UK Sales Charts God of War's Reign Continues for Fifth Consecutive Week

    Godlike

    God of War is doing very well for itself in the UK market, as it claims the No.1 spot for another week. A week ago, it bested The Last of Us Remastered's record of three weeks in pole position, and if it can stay put for one more, it'll match the original PS3 version of The Last of Us with a run of six weeks in first place. It's been...

    • UK
    • Sales
    • Charts
    • PS4
    • PS3
  • Guide When Is Bethesda's E3 2018 Press Conference?

    And what to expect

    Bethesda's back with another press conference, or showcase, at this year's E3. It may not be the biggest publisher of the bunch, but the company has been very consistent with its showings over the last several years. We can see Bethesda presenting yet another strong showing at E3 2018. Below, you'll find everything that you need...

    • Bethesda
    • E3 2018
    • Press Conference
    • Times
    • Guides
  • News These Sonic the Hedgehog Sneakers Sure Do Exist

    Gotta go fast

    This is one press release we weren't expecting to receive today. SEGA has teamed up with PUMA to produce two Sonic the Hedgehog themed pairs of sneakers in the RS-0 range -- one based on the Blue Blur himself, and the other drawing inspiration from his arch nemesis. The blue pair features rings and Green Hill Zone details that wrap...

    • SEGA
    • PS4
    • Sonic the Hedgehog
    • Puma
    • Culture
  • News Star Ocean 6 'Not That Simple to Make', Says Square Enix

    Into the void

    Long lived and well loved, Star Ocean is a series that's now a lot less relevant than it once was, but there's still demand from fans to keep the franchise ticking along. During a recent Japanese Star Ocean livestream, some fans were waiting on a potential Star Ocean 6 announcement, but it never happened. Square Enix producer Shuichi...

    • Square Enix
    • Star Ocean
  • Guide When Is Square Enix's E3 2018 Press Conference?

    And what to expect

    Square Enix will be bringing a showcase of its own to E3 this year. The Japanese publisher obviously has a number of big franchises under its belt at this point, so we suppose a bigger presence at the Los Angeles event makes sense. You'll find everything that you need to know down below. When is Square Enix's E3 2018 press...

    • Square Enix
    • E3 2018
    • Press Conferences
    • Times
    • Guides
  • Guide When Is EA's E3 2018 Press Conference?

    And what to expect

    Ah, good old Electronic Arts. Despite being one of the world's biggest video game publishers, EA can never seem to get its E3 press conferences right. For a few years now, the company has splintered from the Los Angeles event in order to host its own "we promise this has nothing to do with E3" showcases, but everyone still...

    • EA
    • E3 2018
    • Press Conference
    • Times
    • Guides
  • Guide When Does E3 2018 Start?

    A guide to gaming's greatest show

    When does E3 2018 start? It’s probably the question you’re asking as the summer approaches, right? Otherwise known as the Electronic Entertainment Expo, E3 is undoubtedly the biggest date in the gaming calendar, as platform holders and publishers descend on Los Angeles to show off their latest and greatest...

    • E3 2018
    • Guides
    • Features
  • Guide When Is Ubisoft's E3 2018 Press Conference?

    And what to expect

    As we know, Ubisoft is returning to E3 this year with another press conference. Out of all the publishers that hold these shows, the French company tends to be the least predictable, often bringing some off-the-wall, or just plain strange, flamboyance to proceedings. It usually has one or two surprises up its sleeve, too, so it's...

    • Ubisoft
    • E3 2018
    • Press Conference
    • Times
    • Guides
  • News Vegito Blue and Fused Zamasu Join Dragon Ball FighterZ Next Week

    Fusion, ha!

    Bandai Namco has slapped a date on the second wave of downloadable content for Dragon Ball FighterZ. Two new fighters are heading your way next week, with both Vegito Blue and Fused Zamasu looking especially deadly based on what we've seen of them. The two fused fighters will arrive on the 31st May. As was the case with Broly and...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Dragon Ball
    • DLC
    • Release Dates

Sunday20th May 2018

  • Feature The Best PS2 Classics That Need to Come to PS4

    Greatest hits

    Sony’s commitment to its PS2 Classics program has been shaky at best, but with the initiative not discontinued (as far as we can tell), we've been pondering which last-last-gen titles deserve the upscale-and-Trophies treatment. While we had planned to put together a short list, the Japanese giant's legendary system had so many hits...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PS2
    • Features
  • News Onrush PS4 Open Beta Extended by Two Days

    New tracks added too

    The open beta test for Onrush, the arcade racer with no proper races in it, has been stampeding along over the weekend, giving players the chance to get to grips with the game's unique brand of team-based vehicular action. If you're enjoying it, or if you've not yet had a chance to jump in, good news -- the beta has been...

    • Codemasters
    • PS4
    • Onrush
    • Betas