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Store Update: 19th July 2016 (Europe)

19th July 2016 (Europe)

Are you Setsuna?

There's lots to like about this week's European PlayStation Store update, particularly if you're a fan of Japanese games. I Am Setsuna and The King of Fighters XIV demo are clearly the headliners, but there's other stuff like Gal*Gun: Double Peace worth watching out for as well. And failing all of that, there are at least a couple...

News: Hype Overflows for 18 Uncut Minutes of Persona 5 on PS4

Hype Overflows for 18 Uncut Minutes of Persona 5 on PS4

Now we're talking

Atlus has released 18 uncut minutes of Persona 5, and it looks spectacular. We've always said that the game's destined to be something special, and we like to think that this gameplay reinforces that belief beyond doubt. The video shows the first 18 minutes of the release, from the opening cutscene through to some very early...

News: Uncharted 4's PS4 Story DLC Could Take a While Yet

Uncharted 4's PS4 Story DLC Could Take a While Yet

Naughty Dog still batting about ideas

Were you expecting Uncharted 4: A Thief's End's single player expansion pack to be announced imminently? Maybe put your anticipation on ice a little bit – it may be some way away. Speaking with Twinfinite at pop culture convention Supernova in Sydney, voice actor Troy Baker – who played Nathan Drake's...

News: GameStop's Boss Just Hinted PS4K Is Coming in 2016

GameStop's Boss Just Hinted PS4K Is Coming in 2016

Surprise

GameStop is far and away the biggest video game retailer in the United States, and CEO Paul Raines is privy to information that none of us know. Fortunately, every time that he appears on national television, he tends to let us in on the secret – he more or less dated PlayStation VR before Sony had a chance to, after all. And now he's...

Poll: Will You Pay Full Price for Rise of the Tomb Raider on PS4?

Will You Pay Full Price for Rise of the Tomb Raider on PS4?

It's a Lara money

The rumour that Rise of the Tomb Raider is set to release on the PlayStation 4 on 11th October prompted some pretty interesting discussion here on Push Square this weekend. According to the GameStop Italy listing – from which this entire story stems – Square Enix will be charging around €70 for the port, which suggests that...

News: Fallout 4 Patch 1.6 Is Out Now on PS4

Fallout 4 Patch 1.6 Is Out Now on PS4

ExitSaves and more names for Codsworth

Fallout 4's latest update has arrived on PlayStation 4, but don't get too excited just yet. Patch 1.6 is available to download right now, but it doesn't add, tweak, or fix all that much. The biggest addition comes in the ability to create an 'ExitSave' when quitting the game, whether you're playing in...

News: Players Are Apparently Smarter Than Ever in FIFA 17

Players Are Apparently Smarter Than Ever in FIFA 17

Space ace

Your computer controlled teammates will supposedly be smarter than ever before in FIFA 17 - a statement that comes as no real surprise since EA Sports seems to say it almost every year. According to the footy sim's latest trailer, the artificial intelligence can manage and use space on the pitch impressively well, darting into the open...

News: Yup, Persona 5 Still Looks Superb in New PS4 Gameplay

Yup, Persona 5 Still Looks Superb in New PS4 Gameplay

18 minutes of fresh footage

It comes as little surprise at this point, but Persona 5 still looks fantastic judging by the title's latest gameplay showcase. Captured by Gematsu from the game's most recent livestream, there's 18 minutes of footage to bury your eyes into, which includes side activities such as fishing, watching TV, and, most...

News: ESPN Thought Mika's Costume Showed Too Much Skin in Street Fighter V Finals

ESPN Thought Mika's Costume Showed Too Much Skin in Street Fighter V Finals

Runner-up Fuudo was told to change it

Street Fighter had its biggest Evo ever this year, with a colossal 5,000 players entering the Street Fighter V tournament over the weekend – it was so massive that even sports network ESPN covered it live on television. The Las Vegas event came to a close last night when Japanese R. Mika player Fuudo came...

News: Remember to Grab the Newest Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- Character While She's Still Free

Remember to Grab the Newest Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- Character While She's Still Free

Gettin' Dizzy with it

Dizzy, in all of her brand new and outlandish 3D glory, is finally rejoining the Guilty Gear fray this week. The announcement came following the Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- finals at Evo 2016, and we've got the trailer - complete with excitable crowd whooping - to prove it. Adding to an already incredibly diverse cast of...

News: UK Sales Charts: Uncharted 4 Climbs Back Up the Top Ten

UK Sales Charts: Uncharted 4 Climbs Back Up the Top Ten

Sales up 152 per cent

Amazon Prime Day 2016 was kind to Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, pushing the popular PlayStation 4 exclusive back to the top of the individual units chart – and into second on the all formats list. The game's sales increased by a whopping 152 per cent this time, which was enough to help it overcome Monster Hunter Generations...

News: Tekken 7's Big Eater Bob Will Make a Meal Out of You on PS4

Tekken 7's Big Eater Bob Will Make a Meal Out of You on PS4

Get ready for the next battle

The announcements from EVO 2016 doth overflow: Bandai Namco has announced that beefcake Bob and ninjutsu cyborg Master Raven will be joining the roster of Tekken 7 on the PlayStation 4. The game – which is due out in early 2017 – already has a meaty roster of both new and pre-existing characters, but there's always...

News: Meet Street Fighter V's EVO 2016 Champion

Meet Street Fighter V's EVO 2016 Champion

KO

He came, he saw, he kicked some ass: South Korea's Lee 'Infiltration' Seonwoo won last night's Street Fighter V tournament at EVO 2016, beating Keita 'Fuudo' Ai in the final. This was the biggest tournament in Street Fighter history, with a whopping 5,000 players signing up to compete. The game only released in February, so at least Capcom's...

News: The King of Fighters XIV Story Trailer Should Get You Pumped

The King of Fighters XIV Story Trailer Should Get You Pumped

Plus, antagonist Antonov announced

Y'know what? Fair play to SNK – it's really working hard to make sure that everyone gives The King of Fighters XIV a shot. While the publisher may not have Street Fighter's brand power or Mortal Kombat's marketing budget, it's doing everything that it can to get the game in front of fighting game fans. Take...

Push Rewind: No Man's Sky, Dead Rising, EVO 2016

No Man's Sky, Dead Rising, EVO 2016

Welcome to the fantasy zone

It's not been a very interesting week here on Planet PlayStation, with most of the big stories stemming from No Man's Sky, which is now just about three or so weeks away. Other headlines included a Trophy list for Dead Rising, which looks poised to make its PlayStation debut. Reviews: Ghostbusters - 2/10 Roger...

News: Star Wars Battlefront's Final DLC Will Be Rogue One Themed

Star Wars Battlefront's Final DLC Will Be Rogue One Themed

We shall fight on the beaches

Star Wars Battlefront's final expansion pack – due this Holiday after the upcoming Death Star add-on – will be based upon the forthcoming Rogue One movie. The tidbit was confirmed at Star Wars Celebration this weekend, with confirmation that Scarif – the movie's tropical location – will be used as the basis for...

News: Amy Hennig's Star Wars Game Sounds a Lot Like Uncharted

Amy Hennig's Star Wars Game Sounds a Lot Like Uncharted

Surprise

Amy Hennig played a huge role in the success of the Uncharted series, so it's no real surprise to learn that the Star Wars game which she's working on with Dead Space developer Visceral sounds a lot like Nate Drake's escapades. In fact, speaking during a panel at Star Wars Celebration, the creative director admitted that her approach to...