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News: We're Not Saying It's Doomed, but These DOOM Comments Don't Inspire Much Confidence

We're Not Saying It's Doomed, but These DOOM Comments Don't Inspire Much Confidence

"Nobody will assume that this game is going to be awesome"

Bethesda has admitted that it needs to prove itself with the impending PlayStation 4 version of legendary first-person shooter DOOM, informing fans that it shouldn’t expect the sequel to be awesome based on the property’s past pedigree alone. Speaking with MCV, spokesperson Pete Hines...

News: This Mortal Kombat X Fatality Is the Grossest Thing You'll See on PS4

This Mortal Kombat X Fatality Is the Grossest Thing You'll See on PS4

Final move was censored at E3

One of the E3 announcements that caused a big bang was the latest instalment in NetherRealm Studios' long-running fighting franchise, Mortal Kombat X. However, while the fight to the death looked stunning in spite of its questionable backing track, it still may have seemed a little tame. And that's because Scorpion's...

News: UK Sales Charts: PS4 Testicle Remover Sniper Elite III Tops

UK Sales Charts: PS4 Testicle Remover Sniper Elite III Tops

Nuts

505 Games’ morbidly graphic long-range shooter Sniper Elite III has enjoyed a second week at the top of the UK sales charts, putting a bullet in fellow next-gen rival Watch Dogs. Despite being available on last-gen systems as well, both games sold best on Sony’s latest machine, evidencing the commanding position that the Japanese giant...

News: Is Everybody's Gone to the Rapture the PS4's Best Looking Indie Yet?

Is Everybody's Gone to the Rapture the PS4's Best Looking Indie Yet?

AAA looks on an indie budget

Who ever said that indie games need to have retro styled graphics? Not The Chinese Room, the developer behind upcoming PlayStation 4 indie Everybody's Gone to the Rapture. The Brighton-based studio has recently been slowly releasing a slew of brand new screenshots that show off the title's gorgeous use of Crytek's...

News: How Would You Like to Star in the Next Yakuza Game?

How Would You Like to Star in the Next Yakuza Game?

Raises tattooed paw

Unsurprisingly, there’s a new Yakuza title in production for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 – and SEGA would like you to star in it. As well as its annual hostess auditions, the publisher is also holding a competition for a 20-something male to appear in the criminal drama. The winner will be scanned, turned into a...

News: Muramasa Rebirth Will Be Refreshed with Fresh DLC This Month

Muramasa Rebirth Will Be Refreshed with Fresh DLC This Month

Another reason to return

It’s currently free for PlayStation Plus subscribers in North America, so it’s no surprise to see the announcement of new Muramasa Rebirth DLC overseas. Aksys has confirmed that a fresh add-on named ‘A Spirited Seven Nights’ Haunting’ will release on 15th July in the US and 16th July in Europe. There’s no word on...

News: Guerrilla Games' Co-Founder Combines with Cliff Bleszinski in New Venture

Guerrilla Games' Co-Founder Combines with Cliff Bleszinski in New Venture

Bet they're making a shooter

Much like Transformers’ colossal Constructicon combined death bot Devastator, veteran developers Cliff Bleszinski and Arjan Brussee are joining forces to launch brand new start-up Boss Key Productions. The former is best known for the Gears of War series, of course, while the latter helped co-found PlayStation...

News: PS4 Port The Last of Us Remastered Is Agonisingly Close to Completion

PS4 Port The Last of Us Remastered Is Agonisingly Close to Completion

Endure and survive

PlayStation 4 port The Last of Us Remastered has sort of crept up on us like Joel and Ellie in a Firefly stronghold. The game – which was announced earlier in the year after numerous leaks – is due out at the end of the month, and judging by a Tweet posted by lead programmer Jason Gregory, it’s very nearly complete. “Grea

Guide: How to Stream 1080p Videos from Your PC to the PS4

How to Stream 1080p Videos from Your PC to the PS4

Movie media server

Despite the promise of future support from platform holder Sony, the PlayStation 4 is currently very poor when it comes to local media playback. While it includes compatibility with key applications such as Netflix and the BBC iPlayer, it’s currently impossible to play videos, listen to music, or even view photos from your...

Book Review: A Composer's Guide to Game Music - Winifred Phillips

A Composer's Guide to Game Music - Winifred Phillips

Calm and composed

Winifred Phillips is one of the best regarded composers in video games today, having contributed to an eclectic roster of titles, including PlayStation favourites such as Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation, God of War, and the LittleBigPlanet series. With such vast experience in the medium, the musician has put together a book...

News: Celebrate American Independence the Right Way with This Wacky Resogun Update

Celebrate American Independence the Right Way with This Wacky Resogun Update

Forget Battlefield

You may have seen the article that we just posted about an Independence Day Easter egg that was recently added to Battlefield 4. Not to be outdone by the mega-franchise, Resogun developer Housemarque has released a small, but still humorous, patch for its popular shooter. As you can see in the video below, the update morphs the...

News: There Ain't No Junk in Far Cry 4's Trunk According to This Trailer

There Ain't No Junk in Far Cry 4's Trunk According to This Trailer

Elephunk

Those of you in the press will be well aware of Ubisoft’s outstanding ability to produce press releases on a frighteningly frequent basis. There’s not a day goes by where we don’t get an email from the company at 17:00PM sharp, including some kind of video, image, or minor announcement. Yesterday was no different, as the firm opted to...

News: The Wolf Among Us Reveals Itself in Season Finale Next Week

The Wolf Among Us Reveals Itself in Season Finale Next Week

That's a wrap

While we pride ourselves on our biting commentary here at Push Square, this editor is unable to tell you anything about the fifth episode of The Wolf Among Us, which is set to launch on the PlayStation 3 next week. That’s primarily because this humble author still hasn’t played the second instalment, and we’re assuming that the...

News: Could Minecraft Be the PlayStation Vita's Secret Killer App?

Could Minecraft Be the PlayStation Vita's Secret Killer App?

Digging up something delightful

There’s a fair amount of chatter right now about Sony’s treatment of the PlayStation Vita, with numerous executives indicating that the firm’s slowing its support for the format. However, we get the sneaking suspicion that many are sleeping on Minecraft, which, with the right sort of marketing and bundles, could...