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TodayTue, 23rd May 2017

  • News Get Even Postponed Due to Manchester Bomb Attack

    Will now release 23rd June

    Bandai Namco has decided to postpone the release of psychological horror Get Even on the PlayStation 4 until 23rd June. The title was originally intended to launch this Friday, but due to the tragic events in Manchester last night, publisher Bandai Namco has decided to push the release back out of respect to the...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Get Even
    • Delays
  • News Horizon: Zero Dawn Developer Recruiting Quest Designers

    Ahoy, Aloy

    Horizon: Zero Dawn may be one of the best games of the year, but the work never ends at Dutch developer Guerrilla Games. While many studios experience a cooling off period in the aftermath of a big product launch, instead the first-party is currently recruiting quest designers to work on its future projects. We know that production is

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Horizon
    • Employment
  • News Roughly 40 Per Cent of PSN Users Subscribe to PlayStation Plus

    Equals a lot of revenue

    Earlier we reported that the PlayStation Network has 70 million monthly active users, and now Sony has followed up with a presentation confirming that as of 31st March, a whopping 26.4 million were subscribed to PlayStation Plus. That means that just under 40 per cent of people who log in to PSN at least once a month are pa

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation Plus
    • Corporate
    • Business
  • News Grand Theft Auto V Has Shipped an Absolutely Insane 80 Million Copies

    Digital sales included

    We all knew Grand Theft Auto V as going to be gigantic, but we don't think anyone realised just how preposterously successful it would actually end up being. Rockstar's open world blockbuster has surpassed 80 million sales according to publisher Take-Two, which is an utterly insane figure. Equally mental is that the title has...

    • Take-Two
    • Rockstar
    • PS4
    • Grand Theft Auto
    • Sales
  • Store Update 23rd May 2017 (Europe)

    Time for RiME

    It’s yet another pleasant week on the European PlayStation Store this time. Big name brands may be out, but there’s plenty to look forward to, such as long awaited cel-shaded adventure RiME and psychological horror Get Even. There’s also a new game for the Vita called Plantera, which seems to be parodying the metal band of a...

    • Store Update
    • Europe
    • PS4
    • PS3
    • Vita
  • News PSN Surges to 70 Million Monthly Active Users

    Have some MAU

    Sales numbers are important, but engagement metrics are just as meaningful in this social media age. Sony has revealed, then, that the PlayStation Network currently has 70 million monthly active users. To be clear, this statistic is not restricted to paying PlayStation Plus subscribers – it accounts for anyone who’s logged in to...

    • Sony
    • PSN
    • Corporate
    • Industry
  • News Kickstarter Star Bloodstained Is Apparently Only 20 to 30 Per Cent Complete

    Bloody hell

    Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night was a smash hit over on Kickstarter when it was first revealed back in 2015. The project was funded incredibly quickly, but for how long it's been in development, we haven't seen too much of the Castlevania clone. And what we have actually seen of it hasn't looked especially polished, either. The game's...

    • Inti Creates
    • PS4
    • Vita
    • Bloodstained
  • News Tekken 7's Opening Movie Is One of the Best in the Series

    Doesn't beat Tekken 5's, though

    Bandai Namco has revealed Tekken 7's opening movie, and we reckon it's really good. It takes cutscenes from throughout the game's story mode and pieces them together to create a rather serious tone that works well. Obviously the underlying plot here is that Heihachi and Kazuya are going to have one last showdown, and...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Tekken
    • Videos
  • News Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen Loots Long Overdue PS4 Port

    Dragon age

    Robert Ramsey rejoice: Capcom has confirmed that Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen is coming to the PlayStation 4 as part of a reveal in the latest issue of Famitsu magazine. The dark fantasy role-playing game was one of the PlayStation 3’s underrated gems, and this re-release is being developed to celebrate the series’ fifth anniversary...

    • Capcom
    • PS4
    • Dragon's Dogma
    • Announcements
  • Hands On Twisting Metal with Crossout on PS4

    Wreckin' ball

    On paper, Crossout sounds like a sure thing: a vehicular combat MMO in which you customise battle cars to take into a Mad Max-like wasteland. At first glance, it looks like a delicious hybrid of Rocket League and Destruction Derby. And at this early access stage, the game lives up to those lofty comparisons, but with a few mechanical...

    • Gaijin Entertainment
    • PS4
    • Crossout
    • Hands on
    • Features

YesterdayMon, 22nd May 2017

  • News Far Cry 5 Confirms Montana Setting, Reveal on 26th May

    Back to the open world

    Ubisoft has posted a series of short teasers for Far Cry 5, which also confirm that the game will take place in Montana. You can check out one of the videos below, but there are more here. This follows a long line of rumours which initially pitched Far Cry 5 as a sort of Spaghetti Western set in the 19th century, but now we...

    • Ubisoft
    • PS4
    • Far Cry 5
    • Trailers
  • News Red Dead Redemption 2 Delayed Until Spring 2018

    New screenshots released

    As anticipated, Red Dead Redemption 2 is hanging up its hat and returning to the saloon until Spring 2018 on the PlayStation 4. The game – which was originally scheduled to release later this year – is continuing a Rockstar Games tradition of enduring at least one delay. Realistically, don’t expect to be playing this...

    • Rockstar Games
    • PS4
    • Red Dead Redemption
    • Delays
  • News PS4's Days Gone Will Be at E3 2017 in a Big Way

    Actor confirms Sony Bend title for show

    Days Gone made not one but two appearances during Sony’s E3 press conference last year, and word is it’ll appear in a “big way” during this year’s showcase. Actor Sam Witwer who plays the lead character teased the appearance as part of a Twitch stream, but naturally stopped short of sharing any...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Days Gone
    • E3 2017
  • News Final Fantasy XII Looks Amazing for a Remastered PS2 Game on PS4

    Loads of new screenshots show it all

    Looking at these new screenshots for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, it's a little difficult to believe that this is essentially a remastered PlayStation 2 title. Square Enix has released a bunch of fresh Japanese images, and the game's looking bloody good for something that originally released over a decade...

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • Final Fantasy
    • Screenshots
  • Feature PlayStation's Iconic E3 Press Conference Moments

    Simply the best

    E3 2017 is approaching faster than The Flash, which gives us the perfect opportunity to pop on our nostalgia glasses and take a trip through memory lane. PlayStation has been at every Electronic Entertainment Expo since its inception, and it’s built up a catalogue of iconic moments in those two and a bit decades. But there are...

    • Sony
    • E3
    • Culture
    • Features
  • News Spider-Man Star to Play Nathan Drake in Uncharted Origin Movie

    Oh crap?

    Oh boy, it's time for the another Uncharted movie update! This time around, Deadline is reporting that Spider-Man Homecoming lead Tom Holland will be playing a young Nathan Drake in what will essentially be an origin story. Supposedly, the film will feature the first meeting between Nate and his mentor, Sully. Hmmmm. We last...

    • Sony
    • Uncharted
    • Movies
  • News Cliff Bleszinski's LawBreakers Seemingly Teased for PS4

    Fought the law

    Who’s heard of LawBreakers, then? No one? It’s the game that Gears of War maker Cliff Bleszinski’s been working on forever – a kind of free-to-play first-person shooter that’s had its lunch eaten by Overwatch like so many others of its ilk. But there’s news ahead: it may be coming to the PlayStation 4 at some point in the...

    • Bosskey
    • PS4
    • LawBreakers
    • Rumours
  • News ClffyB's LawBreakers Free Falls to PS4 This Year

    Power of attorney

    Cliff Bleszinski is back in the game – literally. The ex-Gears of War maker has announced that LawBreakers, the gravity-defying first-person shooter from his new studio Boss Key Productions, is coming to the PlayStation 4 later this year. It’ll cost $29.99/£24.99 on the console, so it’s not gunning for the free-to-play...

    • Boss Key Productions
    • PS4
    • LawBreakers
    • Announcements
  • News Destiny 2 Says Goodbye to Grimoire Cards, Actually Has In-Game Lore

    What a concept

    Destiny gets a lot of flak for having a crap story, and that's fair to some extent. What we get in the game is a disjointed, poorly paced plot that serves up more questions than it does answers, but to say that the actual underlying narrative deserves nothing but hate is a little unfair. Destiny has plenty of interesting ideas at its...

    • Activision
    • Bungie
    • PS4
    • Destiny
  • UK Sales Charts PlayStation VR Exclusive Farpoint Shoots Up Second

    Injustice served in first

    Looks like Sony’s enormous marketing spend paid off, as PlayStation VR first-person shooter Farpoint has entered the UK sales charts in second position this week – an impressive achievement considering the increased cost of the PlayStation VR Aim Controller bundle and the slim install base of the headset itself. It...

    • UK
    • Sales
    • Charts
    • PS4
    • PS3
  • News More Character Stories Revealed in New Tekken 7 Trailer

    Paul! Kuma! Xiaoyu! Claudio!

    Surprise! Tekken 7 has another character trailer, this time spotlighting the likes of Paul, Kuma, Xiaoyu, and Panda, alongside newcomers Josie, Shaheen, and Claudio. We still can't get over how ridiculous Kuma's rage art is - in a good way, of course. As with previous videos, this latest glimpse also gives us a look at...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Tekken
    • Trailers

Sunday21st May 2017

  • Hardware Review PlayStation VR Aim Controller - Straight Shootin'

    On target?

    Virtual reality is at its mind-blowing best when it’s representing physical objects in 3D space. Wield two PlayStation Move controllers in the excellent Job Simulator, for example, and you can practically juggle with digital objects such is the accuracy with which the wands are replicated within the title’s cartoon world. The newly...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • PlayStation VR Aim Controller
    • Hardware Review

Saturday20th May 2017

  • Talking Point What Free June 2017 PlayStation Plus Games Do You Want?

    Predictions, please

    We’re nearing the end of another month, which means that attention must turn away from the current crop of PlayStation Plus goodies and towards June 2017’s lineup. We’re not entirely sure when the roster will be announced – most likely it’s going to be 31st May – but we’re fully expecting the freebies to be...

    • PlayStation Plus
    • June 2017
    • PS4
    • PS3
    • Vita
  • News UK Retailer GAME's New Elite Scheme Sucks

    Oh dear

    We try to defend specialist stores like GameStop as much as possible here at Push Square because we believe it’s important for the industry to have a major high street presence, but sometimes you’ve got to call a spade a spade, and UK outlet GAME’s new Elite loyalty card absolutely sucks. Like, it beggars belief it’s so bad. So...

    • Retail
    • Culture
    • GAME
    • UK
  • News One More PS2 Classic Confirmed for PS4 Next Week

    Eternal Ring by From Software lined up

    From Software wasn’t always a household name behind some of the biggest action role-playing games in the industry, y’know? Prior to the surprise success of Demon’s Souls, the Japanese developer was making niche titles like the King’s Field series and Eternal Ring. Speaking of which, the latter is set to...

    • From Software
    • PS4
    • PS2
    • Eternal Ring
  • Talking Point What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 168

    Canary wharf

    The Premier League comes to a conclusion this weekend, but the season’s far from over, with a series of big finals to follow over the coming week or so. It does mean that our weekends are about to become even free-er, though, with no footie on the telly to distract us from clearing our backlogs. No excuses anymore. Sammy Barker,...

    • Talking Point
    • PS4
    • PS3
    • Vita
    • What Are You Playing
  • News Remember the Fantastic Baddies of Crash Bandicoot with This PS4 Boss Trailer

    Nostalgia overload

    The original three Crash Bandicoot games defined PlayStation back in the day, but we daresay that they wouldn't have been quite so memorable without the brilliant boss fights that Naughty Dog crafted. We remember some of them being devilishly tricky, but that made victory all the more rewarding. With that in mind we hope...

    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Crash Bandicoot
    • Trailers
  • News New Star Wars Battlefront II Trailer Tells But Doesn't Show

    Imperial mint

    Don’t watch this new Star Wars Battlefront II trailer if you’re hoping to see something new: it fuses clips you’ve already seen with a couple of developers talking about the story campaign. How awesome is it going to be? So awesome, apparently.   Presumably we’ll actually get to see more of the anticipated addition at E3...

    • EA Games
    • PS4
    • Star Wars
    • Trailers

Friday19th May 2017

  • News Tons of PS4 Games Under £4 on EU PlayStation Store This Weekend

    Something for the weekend

    Run out of games to play? Worry not: Sony’s launched a surprise digital games Flash Sale on the European PlayStation Store, which has seen the price of dozens of titles slashed to under £4 in the UK. It’s under €5 for those of you on the continent. Set to run until 22nd May, the goods include releases like...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Europe
    • PlayStation Store
    • Deals
  • News Yes, Destiny 2 Is 30fps on PS4, PS4 Pro

    Stay calm

    "Will Destiny 2 hit 60 frames per second on console?" is a question that's been flying around for months now. The game was fully revealed yesterday at a big event hosted by Bungie, and even though the audience was filled with people who play video games for a living, most of them couldn't seem to work out what the frame rate was even after...

    • Activision
    • Bungie
    • PS4
    • Destiny
  • News Sony to Stream Over 15 Hours of PS4 at E3 2017, Will Return to Movie Theatres

    Four full days of live content

    With a mere three weeks to go until the games industry makes the annual trip to Los Angeles for E3 2017, PlayStation has shared what it has planned for the show for viewers at home. Once again you'll be able to catch the PlayStation press conference in cinemas throughout the US, Canada, and South America. More details...

    • E3 2017
    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
  • News Special Delivery Is Paperboy for PlayStation VR

    Slow news day

    Doo-duhduh-duhduh-doo-doo-duhduh-duhduh-doo-doo. Growing up, Paperboy on the Commodore 64 was one of this writer’s favourite games, so even if Special Delivery doesn’t have its iconic soundtrack, we’re quite excited by the prospect of hurling the news at peoples’ heads in PlayStation VR. Alright, the basic primary colours and...

    • Meerkat Gaming
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Special Delivery
  • 15

    PS4

    Review Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island

    Hatchet & Shank

    Don't adjust your screen: this isn't a brand new entry into the Ratchet & Clank series you somehow hadn't heard about. Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island is a 3D platformer that takes a serious dose of inspiration from Insomniac's incredibly successful series. Unfortunately, it's never able to reach the heights of...

    • Reviews
    • Grip Digital
    • PS4
    • Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island
  • News New Tekken 7 Trailer Is Pure Story Mode Hype

    The final fight approaches

    Wowza, Tekken 7 is on a roll with these cinematic trailers. The upcoming fighting game has pumped out several fantastic videos over the last few months, but this one's quite possibly the best of the bunch. Featuring a gruff voiceover that sets the over-the-top tone remarkably well, this latest trailer is, as the headline...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Tekken
    • Trailers
  • Poll What Are Your Thoughts on Destiny 2?

    Are you ready to shoot more aliens?

    Yesterday we witnessed the full reveal Destiny 2. Bungie dropped so many details that we're still trying to wrap our heads around everything that was talked about, but the bottom line is that it all sounds pretty good. Well, we think it does, at least. You may not agree with us, though, and that's why...

    • Activision
    • Bungie
    • PS4
    • Destiny
    • Polls
  • News April 2017 NPD: Persona 5 Proves JRPGs Still Have Pulling Power

    Atlus title debuts second in USA charts

    You know how these NPD sales charts work by now, right? Typically the uber-mainstream titles all move to the top, while the more core gamer franchises secure a token appearance towards the bottom. Except that hasn’t really happened this time: Persona 5 finished second in April 2017. This is an...

    • USA
    • Sales
    • Charts
    • PS4
    • PS3
  • News Destiny 2 Perhaps Looks a Little Too Familiar in New Strike Gameplay Footage

    Déjà vu

    It feels like we've said this a million times already, but Destiny 2 is going for the 'bigger and better' approach to being a sequel. Bungie was obviously never going to start over from scratch, but to some extent, we were expecting to see a real step forward for the property - and we're not quite sure that's going to be the case. We'll...

    • Actvision
    • Bungie
    • PS4
    • Destiny
    • Videos
  • News Nex Machina Explodes into a Shower of Voxels on 20th June

    Local co-op confirmed

    Who’s up for some Housemarque X Eugene Jarvis action? What if we told you the collaboration also had local co-op? Exactly. The popular Finnish developer has announced that twin-stick shooter Nex Machina will explode onto the PlayStation 4 on 20th June, so that’s certainly something to help you beat the post-E3 2017...

    • Housemarque
    • PS4
    • Nex Machina
    • Release Dates
  • News Miss the Big Destiny 2 Reveal? Watch the Whole Livestream Here

    Got your back, Guardian

    Bungie put on rather large show for the big official reveal of Destiny 2. The sci-fi sequel was actually playable at the event, and the developer hosted an hour-long presentation that told us loads about the upcoming title. And here we were thinking that we'd just get a gameplay trailer and maybe a quick reminder that it's...

    • Activision
    • Bungie
    • PS4
    • Destiny
    • Videos

Thursday18th May 2017

  • Soapbox Gamers Are Sleeping on Sony's E3, And That's a Good Thing

    Sammy's enjoying the silence

    Ever since Jack Tretton dropped the mic in 2013, there’s no question that Sony’s been the king of the E3 press conference. You could argue that E3 2014 was a lean year, but it followed that up with the Holy Trifecta of E3 2015, a briefing that few thought would ever be beaten – only for it to be pushed all the way...

    • E3 2017
    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Soapbox
    • Features
  • News This Is What Crash Bandicoot PS4's Case Should Look Like

    Phwoar

    Crash Bandicoot: N. Sane Trilogy is all about N. Ostalgia. Meh, that gag didn’t really work, did it? Anyway, the point is that Naughty Dog’s iconic ‘coot is coming to the PlayStation 4 because so many fans – now with crow’s feet and greying hair – grew up with the character in the 90s. But while we like the title’s boxart,...

    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Crash Bandicoot
    • Culture
  • News Capcom's Bringing More Resident Evil to PlayStation VR

    You are dead

    Resident Evil 7 is considered, by many, to be one of the best experiences that can be had on Sony’s PlayStation VR headset. It’s exciting, then, that Capcom is bringing more Biohazard to virtual reality; less exciting is the fact that Vendetta Z is merely a free experience designed to promote the upcoming CGI movie, Resident Evil...

    • Capcom
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Resident Evil
    • Japan
  • Feature The 5 Most Important Things We've Learned About Destiny 2

    Light in the darkness

    Bungie has blown the doors off Destiny 2. We've seen the game in action and we've been drenched in details concerning the shooter's many modes of play. Basically, Destiny 2 sounds like it's aiming to be bigger, better, and more accessible than its predecessor. In other words, it's shaping up to be an unsurprisingly solid...

    • Activision
    • Bungie
    • PS4
    • Destiny
    • Features
  • News Destiny 2 Gameplay Walkthrough Shows a Super Slick PS4 Sequel

    Shoot to kill

    Destiny 2 is looking pretty bloody good isn't it? Earlier today, Bungie showed the sequel in action, giving us a look at 'Homecoming' - the game's first story mission. In it, you'll be on the front lines as the Cabal attack the last city in a devastating assault. On a surface level it looks a lot like the Destiny we already know. The...

    • Activision
    • Bungie
    • PS4
    • Destiny
    • Videos
  • News PlayStation Plus Subscribers Can Grab Guilty Gear Xrd: Rev 2's Generous Demo Today

    Get ready to rock

    With Guilty Gear Xrd: Rev 2's release date just around the corner, fighting game fans and newcomers alike may want to give the title's rather generous playable demo a try. Out today on the PlayStation Store - and exclusive to PlayStation Plus subscribers - the demo includes all playable characters, tutorials, training mode,...

    • PQube
    • PS4
    • Guilty Gear
    • Demos
    • PlayStation Plus
  • Live Watch Destiny 2's Gameplay Reveal Right Here

    Cabal guy

    Destiny 2 is undoubtedly going to be the biggest game of the year, so it’s time for Guardians to come together and watch the reveal of the sequel’s first ever gameplay footage. You’ll find a live stream, live blog, and live chat for Activision’s big event on this page, with the action set to get underway at 10:00 PT (which is 18:00...

    • Live
    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Destiny
    • Live Chat
  • News Top Spin Successor Aims for the Baseline on PS4

    Ace

    Top Spin is back! Well, actually it’s not back, but a new studio comprising of 2K Sports veterans has announced a new tennis title: Tennis World Tour. Regular readers will know that this editor is obsessed with tennis games, and has been waiting patiently for some rallying action on the PlayStation 4, so this is big news. Bigger than Destiny...

    • Bigben Interactive
    • PS4
    • Tennis World Tour
    • Announcements
  • 4

    PS4

    Review Black & White Bushido

    Stab in the dark

    The title says it all, really. Black & White Bushido is a monochromatic multiplayer game where samurai of light or shadow duke it out in two-tone arenas. Developer Good Catch has ported its game over to consoles after an 18-month stint on PC, and with its unique gameplay, it could well slot nicely into gaming nights with a few...

    • Reviews
    • Good Catch
    • PS4
    • Black & White Bushido
  • Hands On Tackling Dick Wilde with the PlayStation VR Aim Controller

    Later aligator

    Sony doesn’t have the best track record when it comes to supporting peripherals, but here we are a day into the PlayStation VR Aim Controller’s life and it’s already got a new game: Dick Wilde. This was, of course, all pre-planned to coincide with the accessory as we already knew it had pledged support for t

    • Playstack
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Dick WildeHands On
    • Features
  • News DONTNOD Confirms Life Is Strange Sequel Is in Development

    Oh boy

    Hella good news here: Life Is Strange is getting a sequel. The sombre tale of Max Caulfield and Chloe Price touched over three million players when it launched episodically between January 2015 and October 2015, and developer DONTNOD has confirmed that a new entry in the series is on the way. Are we cereal? Yes. “We can’t wait to tell...

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • Life Is Strange
    • Announcements
  • 2

    PS4

    Review World to the West

    A different kind of Westworld

    What happens when a teleportation-mishap leaves four heroes lost in a strange world, each packing their own unique special powers? Teamwork, that’s what. From the makers of cool 2D puzzle-'em-up Teslagrad, Rain Games brings a new title to the same universe in the shape of World to the West. The big change this time...

    • Reviews
    • Rain Games
    • PS4
    • World to the West
  • News South Park: The Fractured but Whole Finally Kills Kenny 17th October

    Trey bien

    Long-awaited South Park role-playing game The Fractured but Whole finally has a PlayStation 4 release date: 17th October. The game had been scheduled to release earlier this year, but was delayed indefinitely out of nowhere. Pre-orders still include a free remaster of South Park: The Stick of Truth, while you’ll also nab an...

    • Ubisoft
    • PS4
    • South Park
    • Release Dates
  • Reminder Destiny 2's Big Gameplay Reveal Happens Today

    Meanwhile, rumours circulate

    Today at 10:00 PST - that's 18:00 BST - Bungie will be blowing Destiny 2 wide open with a full gameplay reveal. We'll have the stream live here on Push Square along with all of the news, so do check back if you're interested in this blockbuster sequel. In other Destiny 2 news, good old NeoGAF has provided us...

    • Activision
    • Bungie
    • PS4
    • Destiny
  • News Warriors All-Stars Is Looking Like a Fun Take on the Musou Formula

    Crossover brawler gets a new trailer

    A Warriors mash-up that isn't a Warriors Orochi sequel, Warriors All-Stars takes a bunch of characters from across Koei Tecmo's catalogue of video game properties and tosses them into a colourful looking fantasy adventure. It perhaps seems a little more lighthearted compared to the hack and slash titles...

    • Koei Tecmo
    • PS4
    • Warriors All-Stars
    • Trailers
  • News Destiny 2 Sets the Scene with Cinematic Trailer

    Your Destiny awaits

    Destiny 2 is no slouch in gameplay, as the walkthrough of the title’s opening Homecoming mission illustrates through here. But developer Bungie does love a good CG trailer, too, and this stunning scene setting piece opened its gameplay reveal presentation earlier today. It’s a little more self-serious than the first...

    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Destiny
    • Trailers

Wednesday17th May 2017

  • News Is Warner Bros Working on a Harry Potter RPG for PS4?

    You're a role-playing game, 'Arry

    There are two great mysteries in life: how the heck did Ron pull Hermione and why has no one made a Harry Potter role-playing game yet? Seriously, the wizarding world is ripe for RPG adaptation: you could create your own character, engage in quests around Hogwarts, participate in Quidditch matches, and explore...

    • Warner Bros
    • PS4
    • Harry Potter
    • Rumours
  • News Here's How Resident Evil: Revelations Looks on PS4

    The first one, to be clear

    Capcom refuses to rest until you can play every version of Resident Evil on the PlayStation 4, and… Y’know, we were going to finish this sentence with something snarky, but we suppose there are worse things the publisher could do with its time. Resident Evil: Revelations (the 3DS one, not its superior successor) is the...

    • Capcom
    • PS4
    • Resident Evil
    • Trailers
  • News Danger Zone Really Is Burnout's Crash Mode on PS4

    And it's out imminently

    Three Fields Entertainment may be working with a threadbare budget, but it really has managed to resurrect Burnout's Crash Mode. It’s not even trying to get creative with it anymore either: Danger Zone literally looks like it’s been ripped right out of Burnout 3: Takedown and slapped on the PlayStation 4. The simplistic...

    • Three Fields Entertainment
    • PS4
    • Danger Zone
    • Trailers
    • Release Dates
  • News Star Ocean: Till the End of Time Launches Next Week on PS4 in the West

    Starry eyed

    Square Enix is bringing Star Ocean: Till the End of Time West on PlayStation 4 as an enhanced PS2 Classic. The action role-playing title launched on Sony's current-gen console in Japan earlier this year, and naturally, it features Trophy support and share functionality. You won't have to wait long for it to hit the PlayStation Store,...

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • Star Ocean
    • Release Dates
  • News There's Netflix Series Based on The Witcher in the Works

    Geralt a load of that

    Polish animation studio Platige has revealed that it's working on a new series with streaming giant Netflix that's based on The Witcher. Tomek Baginski, a respected Polish animator and director, is helping head the project. Already sounds quite promising, doesn't it? Given that Platige is primarily an outfit that specialises...

    • Netflix
    • The Witcher
  • News Ubisoft Slaps a Date on Its E3 2017 Press Conference

    Creed! Cry! Crew!

    Ubisoft’s the last to date its E3 2017 press conference, but we could have guessed when it will take place: it’s 13:00 PT on Monday, 11th June. That’s a little earlier than usual we believe, but obviously without EA and Microsoft on the same day, it’s had the luxury to be an early bird. The presser will be followed by...

    • E3 2017
    • Ubisoft
    • Press Conference
  • Deal Sony Will Give You Farpoint for Free if You Buy PlayStation VR in Europe

    Bonus

    Purchase incentive news: Sony’s giving away copies of Farpoint with PlayStation VR headset purchases in Europe from tomorrow until around 4th June. The promotion ends a little earlier in some countries, so do refer to the PlayStation Blog for full details. If you want the PlayStation

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Farpoint
    • Deals
  • Japanese Sales Charts PS4 Suffers Another Sales Dip During Post-Holiday Period

    Yawn

    Jeeeeez, when will it end? For weeks now we've been struggling to make articles out of the latest Japanese sales charts because... Well, there really hasn't been much to write about from a PlayStation perspective. Unfortunately, that's also the case this week; not a single new PlayStation 4 title entered the top 20. Of course, this was always...

    • Japan
    • Sales
    • Charts
    • PS4
    • PS3
  • News Middle-earth: Shadow of War's Open World Looks a Lot More Interesting than Mordor

    A world worth exploring

    If there was one criticism that you could level at Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, it was that its setting was incredibly drab and boring. Okay, so when you think of Mordor you think of volcanos and ashlands and a lot of grey rock, but a few creative risks would have been appreciated. Fortunately, the game's sequel,...

    • Warner Bros
    • PS4
    • Middle-earth
    • Trailers
  • News Action RPG Fallen Legion Brings a Branching Story to PS4, Vita in July

    Hand-drawn title gets a release date

    We first wrote about Fallen Legion ages ago, but it sounds like developer YummyTummyTummy has accomplished a lot since then, as the action role-playing game now has a confirmed PlayStation 4 and Vita release date. The title boasts a branching story based on "split-second decisions" along with a bombastic...

    • YummyYummyTummy
    • PS4
    • Vita
    • Fallen Legion
    • Release Dates
  • News Gwent: The Witcher Card Game Will Be Open to All Next Week on PS4

    Get decked

    Gwent: The Witcher Card Game is entering its open beta phase next week on PlayStation 4, developer CD Projekt Red has announced. Starting on the 24th May, you'll be able to hit the beta up on the PlayStation Store and get it downloading. There's currently no word on when the beta will end. For those out of the loop, Gwent is the...

    • CD Projekt Red
    • PS4
    • Gwent
    • The Witcher
    • Betas
  • News Ubisoft Hints at New IP for 2018-2019 Release

    Four AAA titles to release next financial year

    Ubisoft has published its earnings report for the last financial year and outlined its plans for the near future, revealing that – in the financial year starting on 1st April 2018 and ending on 30th April 2019 – the French giant will publish four new AAA games. Three of those will be from...

    • Ubisoft
    • Industry
  • News Popular Indie Publisher Devolver Digital Will Have Its Own E3 Press Conference This Year

    Indie rock and roll

    When we think of quality indie titles, one publisher immediately springs to mind: Devolver Digital. Over the last few years, the Texas-based company has ensured that games like Hotline Miami, Luftrausers, Broforce, Enter the Gungeon, Not a Hero, Titan Souls, and Hatoful Boyfriend have made it onto PlayStation platforms. Needless...

    • Devolver Digital
    • E3 2017
  • News PES 2018 Plays a Long Ball to PS4, PS3 on 14th September

    Konami wants to Pique your attention

    There’s no Messi-ng around from Konami this year: PES 2018 has been announced for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, with a 14th September release date in Europe. Despite the publisher promising the Real deal, it’s Barcelona who will grace the cover of this year’s release – like, pretty much the...

    • Konami
    • PS4
    • PS3
    • PES
    • Announcements
  • News New Tekken 7 Trailer Shows off More Character Stories

    King! Jack! Steve! Nina! Eddy! Miguel!

    Tekken 7's got a fresh Japanese gameplay trailer, this time spotlighting a few more fighters. The likes of King, Jack, Eddy, Steve, Nina, and Miguel are all featured, along with newcomer Lucky Chloe. You can get a glimpse of their rage art attacks and a sneak peak at their individual character stories -...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Tekken
    • Trailers

Tuesday16th May 2017

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    PS4

    Review Farpoint

    Starship gloopers

    Farpoint is both the most innovative and primitive first-person shooter you’ll play this year. The next tentpole PlayStation VR title, this sci-fi story whisks you away to an alien planet and arms you with a brand new peripheral to keep the space bugs at bay. Thus, while the game design can feel decidedly dated at times, it’s...

    • Reviews
    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Farpoint
  • News Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Is No Simple PS4 Remaster

    It's being reworked for modern times

    According to producer Hiroaki Kato, Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age isn't just some simple remaster. Speaking to French publication Finaland, Kato reveals that the development team spent a huge amount of time tweaking and rebalancing the game for a modern audience. "We didn't want to simply make a...

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • Final Fantasy
  • News Ubisoft Teases 'A New Era' of Assassin's Creed

    Here we go again

    What? There's a new Assassin's Creed game coming? Who would have guessed? The heavily rumoured Assassin's Creed Origins - previously known as Assassin's Creed Empire - will supposedly take place in Egypt, and it'll mark the return of naval transport and combat. There's even been a leaked

    • Ubisoft
    • PS4
    • Assassin's Creed
  • News A Bunch of B-Tier PS4 Titles Go on Sale in US

    The Technomancer, Farming Simulator, more

    Focus Home Interactive is probably this generation's most prominent b-tier publisher. For several years now, it's been pumping the PlayStation 4 full of titles that aren't quite AAA blockbusters - but they're not digital-only indie-style escapades, either. The kind of games that reviewers give 6s and 7s...

    • Sony
    • Focus Home Interactive
    • PS4
    • Deals
    • Discounts
  • Round Up Injustice 2 PS4 Reviews Fly Super High

    Grodds among us

    A casual reminder that 2017 is still firing on all fronts: Injustice 2 is the latest game to comfortably exceed expectations. Reviews for NetherRealm’s anticipated DC Comics dust-up are just starting to emerge, and while we received our copy a little late, we figured we’d round up a variety of reviews from around the web before...

    • Warner Bros
    • PS4
    • Injustice
    • Round Up
    • Features
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    PS4

    Review Akiba's Beat

    Just beat it

    If you're a fan of Japan and its wonderful culture then you'll probably be aware of Akihabara, a district in Tokyo filled with all manner of delights that will get any otaku salivating at the thought of it. It's a haven for geeks with plenty of shops filled with anime, manga, collectable cards and figurines, as well as maid cafés for...

    • Reviews
    • XSEED Games
    • PQube
    • PS4
    • Akiba's Beat
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    PS Vita

    Review Operation Babel: New Tokyo Legacy

    Mission: Aborted

    Operation Babel: New Tokyo Legacy is the follow-up to Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy - a dungeon crawler which arrived on the PlayStation Vita in 2015 to some fairly average review scores. Experience Inc. has released some really good dungeon crawlers on Sony's handheld, so you'd hope that for Operation Babel it would take some...

    • Reviews
  • Store Update 16th May 2017 (Europe)

    The Surge! Injustice 2! Farpoint!

    Corrr, it’s a big’un on the European PlayStation Store – and no, that opening salvo was not supposed to be a quote from a Carry On film. New releases this week include small, insignificant titles like… Oh, er, The Surge, Injustice 2, and Farpoint. We’re being sarcastic by the way – those are all arguably...

    • Store Update
    • Europe
    • PS4
    • PS3
    • Vita
  • News Ubisoft Confirms Far Cry 5, Will No Doubt Show Up at E3

    But is it a Western?

    Ubisoft has confirmed the existence of Far Cry 5 and... That's about it. In an official forum post, the publisher has revealed a generic logo and asks "Are you ready for a hefty dose of new Far Cry adventures?" We've got no other details to go on right now, other than the recent rumour that it'll be set in the Wild West,...

    • Ubisoft
    • PS4
    • Far Cry
    • Announcements
  • News Sonic's Pals Suck So SEGA Wants You to Make Your Own

    Sonic Forces to sport complete, er, character creator

    Sonic Forces will allow you to create your own custom member of the Blue Blur’s world-saving crew. Wait, what? Seriously, the third pillar of Sonic Team’s latest will allow you to fashion your own anthropomorphic hero to fight alongside Tails, Knuckles, et al. You’ll then take your avatar...

    • SEGA
    • PS4
    • Sonic
    • Trailers
  • News Ubisoft Sequel The Crew 2 Buckles Up on PS4

    You know as much as we do

    To coincide with Ubisoft’s financial call, the French publisher has dropped the most anticlimactic announcements on its forums. Hand-in-hand with Far Cry 5 – it’s using a nice font, that one – the company has confirmed that The Crew 2 is set to release at some point before 31st March, 2018. So, there’s that...

    • Ubisoft
    • PS4
    • The Crew
    • Announcements
  • News Elite Dangerous Explores a Galaxy of Opportunity on PS4 This Summer

    Popular space sim gets a release date

    Elite Dangerous, the popular and critically acclaimed space sim, will finally land on PlayStation 4 this summer. The open-ended title sees you take to the stars and make a name for yourself, whether you choose to be an intergalactic trader or a deadly combat pilot. It just might be enough to wash away the pain...

    • Frontier Developments
    • PS4
    • Elite
    • Release Dates
    • Trailers
  • News Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Plants Itself on PS4

    Save the homeland, save the dream

    To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Western release of the original Harvest Moon game, developer Natsume has announced Harvest Moon: Light of Hope for PlayStation 4, the first Harvest Moon game to grace a Sony platform since the excellently-named Harvest Moon: Boy & Girl launched on the PSP back in 2007...

    • Natsume
    • PS4
    • Harvest Moon
    • Announcements
  • Video How the Feck Do You Play Farpoint with a DualShock 4?

    Not a lot changes, actually

    One of Farpoint’s biggest selling points is, of course, the PlayStation VR Aim Controller. But while the first-person shooter is available as part of a bundle featuring the plastic firearm, you can also buy it standalone both physically and digitally. So how the heck does that work? Well, the answer is that you can...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • DualShock 4
    • PlayStation VR Aim Controller
  • News Ace Combat 7 Returns to the Skies Until 2018 on PS4

    Fly away

    Anticipated arcade dogfighting sequel Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown will be staying above cloud cover until 2018, as the title has been delayed. The game was originally scheduled to release later this year, but Bandai Namco’s decided to push the release back in order to “optimise the latest chapter” in the popular saga. Here’s what...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Ace Combat
    • Delays
  • Video Should You Buy Farpoint for PlayStation VR?

    Survivors keep saving

    Farpoint launches for PlayStation VR this week alongside the PlayStation VR Aim Controller. The game represents the first blockbuster first-person shooter to be released for Sony's virtual reality headset, but is it any good? If the written word is more your thing, then you’ll find a full text review through here, but we’ve...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Videos
    • Features
  • News Anti-Grav Racer Redout Weaves Its Way to PS4 in August

    How fast do you wanna go?

    You wait years for a good WipEout clone, and then several are scheduled to release the same year that the seminal series is making a comeback. Redout is one such anti-grav racer, and it’s set to suit up on the PlayStation 4 starting 29th August in North America and 31st August in Europe. It’ll be available...

    • 505 Games
    • PS4
    • Redout
    • Release Dates
  • Video Cut Through Over an Hour of The Surge PS4 Gameplay

    Sci-fi souls

    Our review wasn’t overly complimentary, but if The Surge is still on your wishlist, then maybe you’d like to take a look at over an hour of gameplay footage? We recently streamed a chunk of the so-called Sci-Fi Souls, and we’ve embedded all of the archived action above for your viewing pleasure.

    • Focus Home Interactive
    • PS4
    • The Surge
    • Videos
    • Features