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Store Update: 8th April 2014 (North America)

8th April 2014 (North America)

A crooked mile

There’s a wolf among us! No, not a real one – we just mean that the next episode in Telltale Games’ popular Fables adaptation is available now from the North American PlayStation Store. Other major highlights this week include PlayStation 4 dogfighting escapade Strike Suit Zero: Director’s Cut and LEGO The Hobbit. What are you...

News: Crack Open the Saints Flow! Johnny Gat Scissor Kicks Divekick: Addition Edition

Crack Open the Saints Flow! Johnny Gat Scissor Kicks Divekick: Addition Edition

The boss is back in town

Fighting games are only as good as their crossovers these days, and Divekick: Addition Edition Plus – the upcoming re-release of Iron Galaxy’s sudden death brawler – has scored a corker in the form of Saints Row’s greased gangster Johnny Gat. The open world superstar will appear in the PlayStation 4 version of the...

News: Not Even Sir Alex Ferguson Could Intimidate Wolfenstein: The New Order's Referee

Not Even Sir Alex Ferguson Could Intimidate Wolfenstein: The New Order's Referee

Foul play

We didn’t think that referees could get much more frightening than Pro Evolution Soccer 3 cover star Pierluigi Collina, but the official in this Wolfenstein: The New Order trailer gives the Italian stallion a real run for his money. In order to hammer home the idea of the upcoming PS4 and PS3 shooter’s alternate history universe, the...

News: Will You Be Able to Phone a Friend in Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number?

Will You Be Able to Phone a Friend in Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number?

Off the hook

Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number, the sequel to Dennaton Games’ outrageously addictive PlayStation 3 and Vita murder-‘em-up, is so close now that we can almost hear its dial tone – and publisher Devolver Digital has deployed a short 60 second taster to tide us over until its Q3 2014 release. Ordinarily, we’d complain about being...

News: Watch Dogs' Futuristic Tech Won't Extend to a Jump Button

Watch Dogs' Futuristic Tech Won't Extend to a Jump Button

Not got a head for heights

Watch Dogs protagonist Aiden Pearce may be packing some serious smartphone power in his pocket, but that won’t help him to, y’know, do star jumps on the spot. In a tweet that makes perfect filler for a dreadfully slow news days, the release’s animation director Colin Graham has revealed that the upcoming PlayStation...

News: Can You Believe That Sony Still Makes PlayStation Portables?

Can You Believe That Sony Still Makes PlayStation Portables?

Probably not for much longer, though

Sony’s first foray into the handheld space endured a premature demise in the UK and North America, but up until recently, the PlayStation Portable remained a popular option in the platform holder’s native Japan. However, with the system’s successor the PlayStation Vita emerging as an increasingly viable...

News: Mercenary Kings Developer Tribute Games Has Set Its Sights on a New Title

Mercenary Kings Developer Tribute Games Has Set Its Sights on a New Title

More info to be revealed at PAX

Indie studio Tribute Games has been a bit busy of late, having recently released old school shoot-'em-up Mercenary Kings. There's no rest for the wicked, though, as it's also just announced a totally new game by way of a frustratingly ambiguous tweet. The Quebec-based developer released the above image accompanied...

News: Costumes Are King in Spike Chunsoft's Free PS Vita Card Battle Game

Costumes Are King in Spike Chunsoft's Free PS Vita Card Battle Game

Dressed to impress

Japan loves to play dress up, but did you ever realise just how much? Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc developer Spike Chunsoft has teamed up with both Square Enix and Capcom to create a new free-to-play PlayStation Vita title which sees three different outfit factions battle for ultimate costume supremacy. You’ll be able to...

News: Complacency Will Kill in Alien: Isolation on PS4

Complacency Will Kill in Alien: Isolation on PS4

Familiarity breeds contempt

Aside from seemingly finally doing the movie series justice in videogame terms, Alien: Isolation is fast-shaping up to be one of the scariest games unleashed upon both this generation and last. Our very own Sammy Barker got to grips with The Creative Assembly's interpretation of Ridley Scott's interstellar dystopia last...

Exclusive: Mass Effect Meets Morpheus in Beatshapers' PS4 Exclusive RPG

Mass Effect Meets Morpheus in Beatshapers' PS4 Exclusive RPG

Studio's virtual reality adventure unveiled

Ukrainian indie outfit Beatshapers is no stranger to new PlayStation initiatives. The firm was one of the first to create content for Sony’s lighter bites platform PlayStation Minis, before making an early appearance on the PlayStation Vita with Stardrone Extreme. Now, with its PlayStation 4 debut...

News: Bound by Flame Bursts Out First PlayStation 4 Footage

Bound by Flame Bursts Out First PlayStation 4 Footage

Your hex is on fire

Not so long ago, very little was known about Bound by Flame. It came like a comet, showcased by a thrilling trailer and a subsequent smattering of equally impressive screenshots, but then appeared to retreat into the shadows like a beast of folklore, only spoken of in hushed tones around midnight campfires. That is, until last...

Weirdness: This Metal Gear Solid V iDroid iPhone Case Is Epically Impractical

This Metal Gear Solid V iDroid iPhone Case Is Epically Impractical

But totally rad

One of the most intriguing new pieces of tech in Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes is Snake's handy dandy iDroid. The technological toy replaces some of the functions of the traditional codec, while also adding in a few nifty new abilities. It's a pretty unsubtle jab at the insanely popular iPhone, but we'll forgive it, if only...

First Impressions: Murdered: Soul Suspect Makes a Compelling Case on PS4

Murdered: Soul Suspect Makes a Compelling Case on PS4

Ghost crimebuster

A plunge from a fourth floor window to the street below isn’t quite enough to kill hard as nails detective Ronan O’Connor. The seven bullets that follow are. The introduction to our hands-on with the PlayStation 4 version of Murdered: Soul Suspect was certainly arresting, and made us eager to find out more about this upcoming...

News: Do You Like Borderlands? 2K Australia May Be About to Fly You to the Moon

Do You Like Borderlands? 2K Australia May Be About to Fly You to the Moon

Set phasers to fun

One of the big surprises from this year’s PAX East may have been unveiled early, as a new Borderlands title could be about to loot your wallet later this year. Dubbed a “pre-sequel”, the unannounced adventure is rumoured to take place between the first and second entries in Gearbox’s first-person franchise, and is...

News: This Is What Bruce Lee Looks Like in EA Sports UFC

This Is What Bruce Lee Looks Like in EA Sports UFC

He's in the game

Hot on the heels of last night’s leak, EA Sports has entered the dragon with a brand new trailer teasing the inclusion of Bruce Lee in its upcoming mixed martial arts simulation. As previously hinted, if you pre-order the upcoming EA Sports UFC for the PlayStation 4, you’ll be able to play as the kung-fu king – and