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DLC Review: Kicking it with Dead or Alive 5's New Crossover Character

Kicking it with Dead or Alive 5's New Crossover Character

Not so sorry

Leaping rather majestically from Samurai Warriors 4, Naotora Ii has arrived in Dead or Alive 5: Last Round, and the truth is that she's actually a pretty good fit. In a game that's stuffed with downloadable costumes and crazy expensive season passes, Naotora comes as a breath of fresh air - a playable character that's fun to use,...

Poll: Would You Sell Back Your Digital PS4 Games for PSN Credit?

Would You Sell Back Your Digital PS4 Games for PSN Credit?

Trade and untested

There's a Microsoft survey doing the rounds that proposes the idea of "selling back" digital games for store credit. In the questionnaire, it hypothesises a potential scenario where you could essentially relinquish rights to any of the non-physical games stored on your hard drive in return for 10 per cent of the purchase price...

News: UK Sales Charts: The Division Causes UFC 2 to Submit

UK Sales Charts: The Division Causes UFC 2 to Submit

Twisted its arm

The Division is very much the flavour of the month, so it's no surprise to see it fend off EA Sports UFC 2 in the latest UK sales chart, which finished in second. The sequel bettered sales of its predecessor by 53 per cent, but that wasn't anywhere near enough to overcome Ubisoft's looter shooter. Further down, Call of Duty: Black...

Push Rewind: PlayStation VR, Supercharged PS4 Rumours, Cross-Network Play

PlayStation VR, Supercharged PS4 Rumours, Cross-Network Play

Phew

This was arguably the biggest week of the PlayStation year so far, with GDC 2016 bringing PlayStation VR date and price details. That news was accompanied by rumours of supercharged PlayStation 4 console, as well as Microsoft's decision to enable cross-platform play. And if all of that wasn't enough, Uncharted 4 went gold, Devil May Cry 5 was...

News: Dreams May Just Be the Most Mind Boggling PS4 Game Yet

Dreams May Just Be the Most Mind Boggling PS4 Game Yet

Play, create, stare

Few understand what Dreams even is yet, but there's no denying that Media Molecule's pushing boundaries with the PlayStation 4 exclusive. In a Kinda Funny livestream, the British developer showed off a selection of scenes from the upcoming game, including everything from a still life brought to life all the way through to a...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 110

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 110

Hearth fire

It's the weekend, it's almost Easter, and the evenings are getting lighter all of the time: the summer is coming, folks. Alas, it's still too cold to go outside and do sociable things, so we'll be spending all of our time with our PlayStation platforms of choice. The eternal question is: what will we be playing? Sammy Barker, Editor: I...

Rumour: Sony's Building a Supercharged PS4 Console

Sony's Building a Supercharged PS4 Console

Better graphics! 4K compatible! Enhanced VR!

Sony, it seems, is working on a supercharged PlayStation 4 console. A report published by Kotaku – citing a slew of different sources – claims that the Japanese giant is at the very least exploring the possibility of a so-called PS4.5-esque system, which would boost the graphical capabilities of the...

Interview: A Chat About Furi, One of PS4's Most Promising Action Games

A Chat About Furi, One of PS4's Most Promising Action Games

The fast and the Furious

Regular readers will know that we've got high hopes for Furi, an upcoming PlayStation 4 action title from independent developer The Game Bakers. Featuring an eye-catching visual style, blistering combat, and one hell of a soundtrack, the release is set to get your pulse pounding when it launches later this year. We caught...

News: Base PlayStation VR Pre-Orders Coming to US Soon

Base PlayStation VR Pre-Orders Coming to US Soon

And yes, these will cost $399

Where's the fire? Sony seemed to suggest earlier today that the only way you'll be able to pre-order PlayStation VR is by purchasing its $499.99 launch bundle – but that may not entirely be the case. The product's official website states that pre-orders for the base $399.99 set are "coming soon", so if you already...

DLC Review: Exploring a Genius Mind with Naruto Storm 4's DLC Pack 1

Exploring a Genius Mind with Naruto Storm 4's DLC Pack 1

Shik-ing it up

Shikamaru Nara is arguably one of Naruto's more interesting characters. A genius with a lazy streak, he's been a part of Masashi Kisimoto's work since the early days of the original manga – and now he's the star of Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4's first slice of downloadable content. DLC Pack 1 adds a whole new scenario...