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Feature: What Are December 2014's Free PlayStation Plus Games?

What Are December 2014's Free PlayStation Plus Games?

Christmas cheer

Thanksgiving is right around the corner for our American readers, but we suspect that the quality of December’s forthcoming PlayStation Plus update will determine just how thankful we’re all feeling come tomorrow morning. Silliness aside, Sony has unveiled this month’s free game refresh a little earlier than usual, presumably...

First Impressions: Enlisting in The Tomorrow Children, PS4's Great Social Experiment

Enlisting in The Tomorrow Children, PS4's Great Social Experiment

Off to work we go

The Tomorrow Children is the type of title that you’d only ever find on PlayStation. We’re not referring to the fact that Sony’s footing the bill of this Q-Games developed curiosity – or the vaguely disingenuous PR sound bites that tend to filter out of first-party outfits from time-to-time – but the mere notion that...

News: Grand Theft Auto V PS4 Scores Stealth Stability Patch

Grand Theft Auto V PS4 Scores Stealth Stability Patch

More stable than Trevor

Rockstar Games is pushing out patches for Grand Theft Auto V at a record setting pace. Despite the recently released PlayStation 4 remaster launching in a reasonably solid state, the developer has been battling some connectivity mishaps in its online component. It’s no surprise, then, that this latest update deals with...

News: PS4 Exclusive The Order: 1886 Has More Than Pretty Visuals

PS4 Exclusive The Order: 1886 Has More Than Pretty Visuals

All about that bass

As our very own Graham Banas will inform you, there’s more to a game’s presentation than its looks. Sound is something that often goes underappreciated in this visual driven industry, but it’s the glue that holds everything together. Seeing as The Order: 1886 is aiming to be the complete cinematic experience, then, its...

News: Assassin's Creed Unity Season Pass Owners to Receive Free Game

Assassin's Creed Unity Season Pass Owners to Receive Free Game

Everyone to get apologetic DLC

Ubisoft has more or less admitted that Assassin’s Creed Unity launched in an unacceptable state, and is attempting to make up for that with free downloadable content. Everyone that's purchased the game will be able to grab the title’s Dead Kings add-on at no extra charge, while Season Pass owners will be offered...

News: Injustice, Secret Ponchos, and Hitman Headline December's PlayStation Plus Lineup

Injustice, Secret Ponchos, and Hitman Headline December's PlayStation Plus Lineup

Deadly Premonition, Titan Attacks, and more up for grabs

After some pretty strong criticism last month, Sony’s got a much better PlayStation Plus lineup prepared for December. The platform holder already pre-emptively announced the PlayStation 4 titles, but just in case you missed them, you’ll be able to download Injustice: Gods Among Us and

Store Update: 26th November 2014 (Europe)

26th November 2014 (Europe)

Burlap brilliance

LittleBigPlanet 3 finally arrives as part of this week’s European PlayStation Store update – although you’ll have to wait until Friday to play it in the UK. It’s joined by a handful of lower profile titles, including Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions, Aqua Kitty: Milk Mine Defender DX, and the outrageously expensive

Review: Tennis in the Face (PlayStation 4)

Tennis in the Face (PlayStation 4)

You cannot be serious

Pete Pagassi is a tennis heavyweight with a drinking problem. The mulletted marvel is addicted to Explodz energy soda, which has put the brakes on his career. After a spell in rehab, the former Grand Slam champion decides to issue his revenge on the maniacal manufacturers of the syrupy squash, and so embarks on a tour of the...

Store Update: 25th November 2014 (North America)

25th November 2014 (North America)

Different dimension

A much more condensed North American PlayStation Store update this week, but that doesn’t mean that it isn’t packing some worthwhile additions. Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions is arguably the highlight this time, but Tales from the Borderlands: Episode One – Zer0 Sum has been securing some seriously high review scores, too...

News: Arrange a Heist to Snatch This Personalised Grand Theft Auto V PS4

Arrange a Heist to Snatch This Personalised Grand Theft Auto V PS4

Weazel Newsflash

You may want to give your buddy Lester Crest a call, as you’ve got a heist to arrange. No, you’re not going bank robbing this time – instead, you’re infiltrating Rockstar Games’ head office in order to snatch one of these custom PlayStation 4 consoles. Constructed as part of a giveaway on the developer’s official...

News: Rocksmith 2014 Edition Shreds into Amazon UK Black Friday Bonanza

Rocksmith 2014 Edition Shreds into Amazon UK Black Friday Bonanza

Rock school

Amazon.co.uk’s hyped Black Friday week deals continue to disappoint for PlayStation 4 owners, with Rocksmith 2014 Edition the only noteworthy discount on this drizzly Wednesday. The interactive guitar tutor can be claimed for £37.99 alongside a Real Tone Cable right now – and that’s about it all day for Sony fans. The Turtle Beach...

Review: Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions (PlayStation 4)

Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions (PlayStation 4)

Welcome to the Rhombus Room

Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions is the latest release in Bizarre Creations’ once Xbox exclusive twin stick shooter series. Starting life as a minigame in Project Gotham Racing 2, the untimely demise of the aforementioned British outfit means that startup Lucid Games has taken up the neon reins – and this also marks the...

News: Assassin's Creed Unity Patch Will Improve Framerate on PS4

Assassin's Creed Unity Patch Will Improve Framerate on PS4

Band aid

Well done for beta testing the game everyone; Assassin’s Creed Unity may resemble a finished product later this week. Ubisoft has announced that it will be launching a brand new PlayStation 4 patch for its plagued Parisian escapade tomorrow, which will improve the title’s frame rate – and fix a frightening number of bugs that somehow...

Rumour: David Jaffe's New Game Will Be Revealed at PlayStation Experience

David Jaffe's New Game Will Be Revealed at PlayStation Experience

God of War maker returns

We knew that David Jaffe wouldn’t be able to stay away for long. The veteran PlayStation employee – who’s behind some of the platform holder’s biggest properties, including God of War and Twisted Metal – looks set to reveal his latest project at Sony’s forthcoming PlayStation Experience fan event. Of course, th

Review: Grand Theft Auto V (PlayStation 4)

Grand Theft Auto V (PlayStation 4)

It's Always Sunny in Los Santos

A return trip to Los Santos on the PlayStation 4 was inevitable, given Grand Theft Auto V's gigantic success on Sony's previous home console. An open world with real attitude, the game's sprawling American state is still its greatest achievement – it's full of life, it's incredibly dynamic, and it just feels like...

News: There Are Only Ten of These Knack Statues in the World

There Are Only Ten of These Knack Statues in the World

Cerny you want one

Incredibly, it’s been a year since Knack first attacked the PlayStation 4 as a launch title – and in order to commemorate the occasion, Japan Studio has prepared ten ultra-rare statues, which will be given away at Sony’s forthcoming PlayStation Experience event. The trophy itself shows the titular hero standing alongside...

Feature: Five Reasons Why You Should Buy a PS4 This Holiday

Five Reasons Why You Should Buy a PS4 This Holiday

Perfect moment

We’re often guilty of forgetting that not everyone owns a PlayStation 4 yet. While there’s no doubt that Sony’s next-gen system has raced out of the gates like an American shopper looking for a decent deal on Black Friday, the Japanese giant has only shipped a total of 13.5 million units to date. That means that

Weirdness: Listen to This Gorgeous Acapella Cover of The Last of Us' Main Theme

Listen to This Gorgeous Acapella Cover of The Last of Us' Main Theme

Clicker along

While much praise is lavished over the gameplay and story of Naughty Dog's survival horror opus The Last of Us, comparatively little is said about its soundtrack. Indeed, the harrowing melodies composer Gustavo Santaolalla created for the game go a long way to making it the memorable and emotional experience that it is. Thankfully,...

News: Capcom Teases New PS4 Title That Will Turn Heads

Capcom Teases New PS4 Title That Will Turn Heads

"Sony's made a really incredible system"

It’s been a quiet generation for Capcom so far. While free-to-play dungeon crawler Deep Down was expected to be its first flagship PlayStation 4 release, the game has been delayed dozens of times, with its beta still out of sight. Fortunately, the Japanese publisher is set to pick up the pace early next...

News: Here's How to Play as Game of Thrones' Daenerys Targaryen in Dragon Age: Inquisition

Here's How to Play as Game of Thrones' Daenerys Targaryen in Dragon Age: Inquisition

When worlds collide

Dragon Age: Inquisition has an extremely robust character creation suite, and it’s already being used to make wonderful things. One industrious player managed to authentically replicate Game of Thrones character Daenerys Targaryen in the fantasy role-playing release – and has deployed a visual tutorial to help you do the...

Round Up: Tales from the Borderlands PS4, PS3 Reviews Crack a Joke

Tales from the Borderlands PS4, PS3 Reviews Crack a Joke

Apparently not Claptrap

Seeing as Borderlands is about as funny as being slapped around the face with a wet fish, we were always sceptical of Tales from the Borderlands. The latest episodic series from Telltale Games strips out the first-person shooting from Gearbox’s titles – and focuses instead upon the people of Pandora. Sounds like a...

News: Dark Souls II Will Deploy Anew on PS4 and PS3 with a Plethora of Content

Dark Souls II Will Deploy Anew on PS4 and PS3 with a Plethora of Content

Break out the Estus Flasks

Although the masochistic action RPG may not appeal to all, Dark Souls II was a commendable success met with critical acclaim earlier this year, and we were among those who adored its rewarding yet tough gameplay and immersive world. There were some graphical and performance issues on the PlayStation 3 version, though,...