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News: Sony: The Last Guardian Probably Would Have Been Cancelled If Not For Fans

Sony: The Last Guardian Probably Would Have Been Cancelled If Not For Fans

Fly bird cat thing, fly

Since we've been waiting for the The Last Guardian to rise from its supposed grave for around half a decade, it's safe to assume that the game has had a troubled development cycle. When the title was finally revived at Sony's E3 2015 press conference last month, you could almost hear the sigh of relief from PlayStation...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: Persona 4 Dancing All Night Helps Vita Boogie to Victory

Japanese Sales Charts: Persona 4 Dancing All Night Helps Vita Boogie to Victory

Beary good

There's finally some moderately good news for PlayStation in Japan, as Sony's sleek little handheld has grooved to the top of the hardware charts thanks to the release of Vita exclusive, Persona 4 Dancing All Night. The portable console sold through 23,134 units last week, which is close to double the amount that it sold in the week...

News: Ryo Hazuki's Original Voice Actor Is Back For Shenmue III

Ryo Hazuki's Original Voice Actor Is Back For Shenmue III

Take me to Lan-Di

Fans will know that the Shenmue games had some pretty questionable voice acting - especially looking back at them now - but we doubt that you lot would want it any other way. As such, the Kickstarter funded third title in the series will see the return of protagonist Ryo Hazuki's voice actor, Corey Marshall. "Corey is as excited...

News: Huge EU PlayStation Store Sales Kick Off This Week

Huge EU PlayStation Store Sales Kick Off This Week

It's getting hot in here

The sun's shining in the sky and we're baking in an office, so it must be about time for Sony to kick off its PlayStation Store summer sales. Starting this week in Europe, tons of PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita titles are being discounted, and these deals will swap out for new ones each week for four weeks...

News: Shovel Knight's Boxed PS4 Release Digs into Stores Later This Year

Shovel Knight's Boxed PS4 Release Digs into Stores Later This Year

It even has a manual

Shovel Knight has been a bit of a runaway success for developer Yacht Club Games. The digital release has shifted over 700,000 copies, and that's allowed the studio to launch the retro platformer in a physical form on PlayStation 4. You can read our review of the brilliant Shovel Knight through here The boxed version of the...

Store Update: 30th June 2015 (North America)

30th June 2015 (North America)

Summer of fun

The weekly store update returns, and this time, a slew of Japanese titles are hitting North American shores, including the likes of J-Stars Victory VS+, Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma Extend, and Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3. To be honest, it's not a bad summer selection, and with that raging heat outside, it might be best to just settle...

First Impressions: Our First 50 Hours With The Elder Scrolls Online on PS4

Our First 50 Hours With The Elder Scrolls Online on PS4

Taming Tamriel

That's right, we've played The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited for just a little over 50 hours now, so we thought that it was about time to get some impressions published. Being a massively multiplayer online game, it's safe to say that there's an absolute ton of things to see and do in ZeniMax Online Studios' huge adventure...

News: Imagine Buying and Dumping a New PS4 Every Time You Travel - That's What NBA Players Do

Imagine Buying and Dumping a New PS4 Every Time You Travel - That's What NBA Players Do

Not that kind of travelling

When you've got money to burn, we suppose that buying expensive hardware like home consoles doesn't matter all that much. This theory's supported by Giannis Antetokounmpo, an NBA player, who, in a recent interview, says that his teammates buy PlayStation 4s when they're travelling to away matches, only to ditch them at...

News: Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Looks Great in 7 Minutes of Brand New Gameplay

Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Looks Great in 7 Minutes of Brand New Gameplay

Bandai Namco does let's plays now?

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 is shaping up to be the most impressive entry in the franchise to date, but if you're on the fence regarding the anime-based brawler, then we'd recommend watching Bandai Namco's new let's play. The video, which features Hirashi Matsuyama - the president of developer...

News: The PS4 Is Absolutely Destroying The Competition in Europe

The PS4 Is Absolutely Destroying The Competition in Europe

Welcome to the Old World

Sony's always done incredibly well in Europe with its home consoles - that much we know - but we didn't realise just how well its latest system, the PlayStation 4, is doing over here in the Old World. "Well, we have market leadership in every country in Europe, and have very significant market leadership in continental...

News: Kiefer Sutherland 'Knocked It Out of the Park' as Snake in Metal Gear Solid V

Kiefer Sutherland 'Knocked It Out of the Park' as Snake in Metal Gear Solid V

Troy Baker speaks up on celebrity lead

It's safe to say that Troy Baker - one of gaming's most prolific voice actors - knows what he's talking about when it comes to voicing video game characters. Baker, who plays Ocelot in the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, reckons that fans shouldn't disregard Kiefer Sutherland's role as the...

News: Is The Last of Us 2 in Development? Voice Actors Give Conflicting Information

Is The Last of Us 2 in Development? Voice Actors Give Conflicting Information

Naughty Naughty Dog

Well isn't this a good way to start the day? Earlier this morning, news broke that Nolan North - the man behind the voice of Uncharted lead Nathan Drake - had confirmed that Naughty Dog is working on a sequel to The Last of Us. "I know they're doing The Last of Us 2", the likeable voice actor stated during a panel at Metrocon...

News: Vita Exclusive Persona 4 Dancing All Night Is Grooving to Europe this Winter

Vita Exclusive Persona 4 Dancing All Night Is Grooving to Europe this Winter

Things are heating up

Hurrah, the absolutely ridiculous Persona 4 Dancing All Night finally has a European release window set for this winter, and there's a crazy collector's edition up for grabs to boot. The Vita rhythm title throws the cast of Persona 4 into a new storyline that's all about busting moves, and as you'd expect from the franchise,...

News: This Week's Free Witcher 3 DLC Sounds Like it Could Include a Rather Good Quest

This Week's Free Witcher 3 DLC Sounds Like it Could Include a Rather Good Quest

Cats and dogs

This week, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's only getting one slice of downloadable content, but it sounds like it could be pretty enjoyable. Dubbed 'Where the Cat and the Wolf Play', the new quest hints at a story that involves the respective Witcher schools of the Cat and Wolf. Consider our interest piqued. Of course, if you've already...

News: So, This Is How Sony Took the Marketing Rights for Call of Duty Away from Microsoft

So, This Is How Sony Took the Marketing Rights for Call of Duty Away from Microsoft

It was destiny

Easily one of the biggest megatons of Sony's E3 2015 press conference was the fact that the Japanese giant had somehow stolen the marketing rights for Call of Duty: Black Ops III from Microsoft, despite the fact that the franchise has been an Xbox staple for years upon years now. The marketing deal that the American company had with...

Poll: Which Batman: Arkham Game Is the Best?

Which Batman: Arkham Game Is the Best?

Step from the shadows

That's right, we're going to ask that question - a question that has divided the gaming community ever since Batman: Arkham City launched all the way back in 2011. Which Batman: Arkham game is the best? It's safe to say that Batman: Arkham Asylum exceeded all expectations when it released in 2009, and the aforementioned...

Weirdness: Here's 7 Hours of People Reacting to the Final Fantasy VII Remake Announcement

Here's 7 Hours of People Reacting to the Final Fantasy VII Remake Announcement

A night to remember

We're not going to lie - we still get goosebumps when we watch that Final Fantasy VII Remake trailer. Arguably the biggest show stopper in a press conference that was already packed with show stoppers, the announcement that the PSone classic was getting a new-gen remake was enough to send fans completely crazy, and with good...

News: PlayStation Plus Is 5 Years Old Today, and Lasting Members Are Getting a Gift

PlayStation Plus Is 5 Years Old Today, and Lasting Members Are Getting a Gift

Them's a lotta games

If you've been a member of PlayStation Plus since the very beginning, then just take a moment to think about all of those games that you've downloaded thanks to the service. We can barely remember which titles were available this month, never mind five years ago, but one things for sure: that's a lot of gaming. Sony's premium...