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Store Update: 26th July 2016 (Europe)

26th July 2016 (Europe)

Lose your head

This week's highlights on the European PlayStation Store include Headlander and Hyper Light Drifter, two hotly anticipated digital releases. They're accompanied by a couple of Marvel Ultimate Alliance ports, as well as some new Fallout 4 DLC. What are you buying? PS4 Games: Headlander 26th July Hyper Light Drifter 26th July...

News: Fallout 4 Vault-Tec Workshop Is Finally Out on PS4 in Europe

Fallout 4 Vault-Tec Workshop Is Finally Out on PS4 in Europe

Time to get building

Just a quick heads-up from us: Fallout 4's latest slice of downloadable content, Vault-Tec Workshop, is now available via the European PlayStation Store following a slight delay. The add-on, which lets you create your own underground vault through a series of new quests, was supposed to launch at midnight, but it never showed...

News: A Big PS4 Firmware Update Is Incoming

A Big PS4 Firmware Update Is Incoming

You can sign up for the beta now

We guess it's that time again, eh? Sony's revealed that there's an important firmware update in the works for PlayStation 4, and you can get an early look at its new features via an upcoming beta. If you're in North America, you can sign up through here, while those of you in Europe should click through here. So,...

News: PS4 Sequel Yakuza 6 Rips Off Its Shirt on 8th December in Japan

PS4 Sequel Yakuza 6 Rips Off Its Shirt on 8th December in Japan

Feel the Heat

Kazuma Kiryu's story will finally come to a conclusion in Yakuza 6 on 8th December in Japan, publisher SEGA has announced. The long-awaited sequel was dated during an event overnight, and you can watch the game's epic release date trailer below. This is the first entry in the series to be natively developed with the PlayStation 4 in...

News: Batman Will Be the First Telltale Game with Multiplayer

Batman Will Be the First Telltale Game with Multiplayer

Holy social innovation, Batman

Telltale's episodic output thus far could be confidently filed in the single player drawer, but the company's trying to change that notion with its upcoming Batman series. According to ShackNews, the title will boast a new feature named Crowd Play, which will enable onlookers to vote on major narrative decisions in...

News: Fallout 4 Vault-Tec Workshop Is Missing on PS4 in Europe, Bethesda's Investigating

Fallout 4 Vault-Tec Workshop Is Missing on PS4 in Europe, Bethesda's Investigating

Going underground

As with previous additional content for Fallout 4, the Vault-Tec Workshop was supposed to launch at midnight on PlayStation 4 here in Europe, but that apparently hasn't been the case. It's now the early hours of the morning here in the UK - at the time of writing - and as far as we can tell, there's still no sign of the add-on...

News: Promising Kickstarter Prey for the Gods Confirms PS4 Version

Promising Kickstarter Prey for the Gods Confirms PS4 Version

No stretch goals

Prey for the Gods, the Shadow of the Colossus-inspired indie from No Matter Studios, had no hope of meeting its $600,000 console stretch goal on Kickstarter – and this was putting potential backers off. The studio had originally intended to outsource the PlayStation 4 version, but seeing the way that its campaign was...

Video: How We Picked PS4's Top 20 Games

How We Picked PS4's Top 20 Games

Compromise is key

Last week we listed out the Top 20 PlayStation 4 games, and now we're back to explain our decisions. Well, sort of. In the video embedded above, your humble host talks through all of the titles that made our shortlist, and sheds a little insight into why some releases are above others. It's a long watch so you may want to make a...

Weirdness: Beardy Ryu Is Now Officially Hot Ryu in Street Fighter V, According to Capcom

Beardy Ryu Is Now Officially Hot Ryu in Street Fighter V, According to Capcom

You had me at Hadoken

Bearded Ryu, previously known as Battle Costume Ryu, apparently, is now officially called Hot Ryu, according to Capcom. The Street Fighter V costume became super popular across the internet when it was originally revealed, with many fans dubbing the outfit 'Hot Ryu' due to the fact he isn't wearing a top and has rather...

News: You Won't Need PlayStation Plus to Play PS4's No Man's Sky Online

You Won't Need PlayStation Plus to Play PS4's No Man's Sky Online

Free trade

You need a PlayStation Plus subscription to play PlayStation 4 games online, however No Man's Sky will be exempt from this rule – despite it boasting some nifty Internet-based features. Speaking with Game Informer, a Sony representative confirmed the good news, noting that the subscription service "won't be a requirement, however you...

News: Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Will Be Playable for the First Time at Gamescom

Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Will Be Playable for the First Time at Gamescom

Crofty

Square Enix will debut the PlayStation 4 version of Rise of the Tomb Raider at Gamescom next month, where German convention attendees will get to go hands-on with Lara Croft's latest on Sony's new-gen system. The packed port's headlining a pretty stacked show for the Japanese publisher, with Final Fantasy XV, Dragon Quest Builders, Final...

News: Here's Your First Look at Dead Rising on PS4

Here's Your First Look at Dead Rising on PS4

Alive and kicking

The original Dead Rising's never released on a PlayStation platform – despite it proving popular on the Xbox 360, and even receiving a paired back Nintendo Wii port. However, publisher Capcom recently confirmed that it's bringing the 2006 undead-'em-up to Sony's new-gen system – and here's your first look at some promo shots...

News: Horizon: Zero Dawn's Collector's Edition Statue Looks Tasty

Horizon: Zero Dawn's Collector's Edition Statue Looks Tasty

Aloy-oy

There wasn't a massive amount at this year's San Diego Comic-Con to entertain PlayStation 4 fans, but IGN did shoot a quick video with this tasty looking Aloy statue inspired by Horizon: Zero Dawn. This is, of course, the model that you get with the Collector's Edition of the game, which can be pre-ordered for around £104.99/$119.99. In...

News: UK Sales Charts: There's Very Little to See Here

UK Sales Charts: There's Very Little to See Here

As you were

There's very little to talk about in this week's UK sales charts, we're afraid; LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens topped the best sellers list for a fourth consecutive week – the fourth is clearly with it. Elsewhere, the top ten is packed with typical titles, like FIFA 16, Overwatch, and Grand Theft Auto V. Uncharted 4: A Thief's End...