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News: Huzzah! Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Has Received Free DLC on PS4

Huzzah! Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Has Received Free DLC on PS4

Smaug and mirrors

The PlayStation 4 version of Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor has recently received a totally free downloadable content pack. And yes, you read that correctly – this collection of extras will not cost you a single cent. Entitled 'The Power of Defiance', the bundle includes the Test of Defiance Challenge Mode, as well as the new...

News: Here's Your First Look at Game of Thrones on PS4, PS3

Here's Your First Look at Game of Thrones on PS4, PS3

Forrester pumped

It’s taken what feels like an eternity, but Telltale Games has finally released the first trailer for its episodic Game of Thrones series. The title will premiere later this year on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 – there’s no word on the Vita yet – and will tell the story of House Forrester. “Caught up in the events...

Interview: LittleBigPlanet 3's Stellar Soundtrack Is Already Winning Awards

LittleBigPlanet 3's Stellar Soundtrack Is Already Winning Awards

Prize bubble

Sony’s last major release of the year, LittleBigPlanet 3, is a real gem, dragging Media Molecule’s do-it-yourself series into the future with a laundry list of tweaks and improvements. It’s already winning awards as well, as composer Winifred Phillips has received a Hollywood Music in Media Award for one of her contributions to...

News: Will PS4 Exclusive Bloodborne Feature Randomly Generated Dungeons?

Will PS4 Exclusive Bloodborne Feature Randomly Generated Dungeons?

Anything's possible

As promised last week, PlayStation 4 exclusive Bloodborne has recently received a slew of new screenshots. Obviously, if you're planning on tackling the game without taking in a single spoiler, we suggest that you stop reading right now. The images themselves include several juicy new details, including a gentlemanly invention...

News: Sony Looking into PaRappa the Rapper Release on PSN

Sony Looking into PaRappa the Rapper Release on PSN

You gotta believe

Vib Ribbon’s recent release on the PlayStation Network has proven that new SCEA boss Shawn Layden has his heart in the right place. While he may not yet have a commanding stage presence like his predecessor Jack Tretton, the suit certainly knows PlayStation through and through, having previously worked with the firm in both...

News: Bladestorm: Nightmare Cuts into Your Dreams in 2015 on PS4, PS3

Bladestorm: Nightmare Cuts into Your Dreams in 2015 on PS4, PS3

The flames rose to her Roman nose

You know what the gaming industry needs? A few more Omega Force games, of course. Koei Tecmo has announced that the industrious Dynasty Warriors developer’s historical strategy game Bladestorm: Nightmare will be making you scream from 3rd March in North America and 6th March in Europe. It’ll turn back time on...

News: You'll Be Taking Pictures of Panties in This PS4, PS3 Game

You'll Be Taking Pictures of Panties in This PS4, PS3 Game

Knickering stuff

Japan hasn’t yet embraced the PlayStation 4 to the degree that we’d all like, but there are a stream of niche releases starting to make their way to the next-gen machine. Also due out on the PlayStation 3 next year, Nairo High School: Seishun Hakusho is a photography simulator, which will see you capturing daily life in the open...

News: Grand Theft Auto V Has More, Er, Grass on PlayStation 4

Grand Theft Auto V Has More, Er, Grass on PlayStation 4

Mow way

What happens when format face-offs get really specific? Digital Foundry starts comparing the density of grass in a game, that’s what. Grand Theft Auto V was thought to be largely identical on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, but new evidence shows that Sony’s system has been drizzled with an extra drop of Miracle-Gro, as it’s capable of...

News: PS4 Idol RPG Omega Quintet to Strut Its Stuff in Spring 2015

PS4 Idol RPG Omega Quintet to Strut Its Stuff in Spring 2015

Going international

Concerned about the lack of Japanese role-playing games on the PlayStation 4? You can always count on Compile Heart to plug the gap. Writing on Twitter earlier today, the prolific publisher confirmed that Omega Quintet will be waltzing into Europe and North America in Spring 2015. The title deployed in its native nation earlier...

News: PlayStation Experience Attendees to Spend a Night Under No Man's Sky

PlayStation Experience Attendees to Spend a Night Under No Man's Sky

Pictor right moment

While there are some negative connotations surrounding the word indie at the moment, teensy British studio Hello Games seems to have largely escaped criticism with the amazing looking No Man’s Sky. In fact, given the enthusiasm surrounding the release right now, it's hard to believe that it's being built by a team of ten or...

Store Update: 19th November 2014 (Europe)

19th November 2014 (Europe)

Super love

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s the European PlayStation Store update, which is absolutely bursting with big games. Among the highlights this week are Grand Theft Auto V, Dragon Age: Inquisition, and, er, Rugby 15. Oh alright, maybe not the last one, then – but you get the overarching idea. PlayStation 4: Dragon Age:...

Guide: How to Make Massive Amounts of Money in Grand Theft Auto V PS4

How to Make Massive Amounts of Money in Grand Theft Auto V PS4

Get rich quick

What good is life if you haven’t got a tennis court in your back garden and a fleet of sports cars stored in your garage? Money is what makes the world go around, and while it’s not exactly easy to earn stacks of it in real life, there are no pesky laws in Los Santos – well, none that you need to abide by anyway. While it’s...

News: PS4 Passes One Million Sales Milestone in Germany

PS4 Passes One Million Sales Milestone in Germany

Pole position

It may well have been severely supply constrained at launch, but the PlayStation 4 has already passed the one million sales milestone in Germany, leaving its competitors in the dust. According to SCEE, the number was crossed on 21st October, putting its next-gen platform in “pole position”. Given the region, we reckon that the...

First Impressions: Coming Home to Grand Theft Auto V on PS4

Coming Home to Grand Theft Auto V on PS4

The city of sinners

There’s nothing quite like coming home – or so they say. In truth, this editor has spent the last couple of decades living in the exact same sleepy city, so wouldn’t really know what it’s like to return after several years away – but we imagine that it’s a little like playing Grand Theft Auto V on the PlayStation 4...

News: You'll Be Cruising Around Los Santos to These New Grand Theft Auto V PS4 Songs

You'll Be Cruising Around Los Santos to These New Grand Theft Auto V PS4 Songs

Leave the radio playin'

Yesterday, we brought you a partial list of all of the new songs included in Grand Theft Auto V on the PlayStation 4 – but you didn’t think that we’d pass on the opportunity to publish the full soundtrack, did you? As part of our ongoing re-release milking session – hey, you keep clicking on these stories –...

News: Just Cause 3 Drops Launch Day Multiplayer Just 'Cause

Just Cause 3 Drops Launch Day Multiplayer Just 'Cause

Sandbox experience comes first

Just Cause 2 may have gotten multiplayer courtesy of a community mod extremely late in its life, but the game’s upcoming PlayStation 4 sequel won’t boast any competitive or co-operative play at launch. Christofer Sundberg, who’s the outspoken gaffer in charge of developer Avalanche Studios, confirmed the tidbit...

News: Grand Theft Auto V PS4 Patch Problems Preventing Online Access

Grand Theft Auto V PS4 Patch Problems Preventing Online Access

CE-32937-4 causing headaches

Picture the scene: you’ve just picked up Grand Theft Auto V on the PlayStation 4, and you’re ready to play – but the release’s monstrous day one patch just won’t download. This is what's happening right now, as we’ve just taken our copy of the title for a test drive, and have been confronted with an error...

News: PlayStation Experience Is Perfectly Timed for Developers to Have Something New to Show

PlayStation Experience Is Perfectly Timed for Developers to Have Something New to Show

Choo choo

We’re still not quite sure what to expect from Sony’s forthcoming PlayStation Experience fan event. While we initially warned you to temper your expectations for big announcements, all of the chatter leading up to the convention has suggested that you may want to keep your eyes and ears open for some sizeable reveals during the show...