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News: Bungie Abandons Destiny Content on PS3

Bungie Abandons Destiny Content on PS3

The end of Trials and Banner

Bungie has laid out its future plans for Destiny on PlayStation 3, which includes the permanent cancellations of Trials of Osiris and Iron Banner. As we previously covered, Destiny's next expansion - Rise of Iron - won't be coming to PlayStation 3, but according to Troubleshooter pages on

E3 2016: Call of Duty Has A Strong Gravitational Pull with Impressive Infinite Warfare Gameplay Trailer

Call of Duty Has A Strong Gravitational Pull with Impressive Infinite Warfare Gameplay Trailer

Star wars

While everybody might have thumbed down Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's lacklustre launch trailer to the very depths of Hell, we had a feeling that it might find redemption in its Mass Effect-like approach to its campaign structure with space dogfights that combine a mix of on-rails and free flight. From this gameplay trailer alone,...

E3 2016: Crash Bandicoot Makes a Comeback with a Remastered PS4 Trilogy

Crash Bandicoot Makes a Comeback with a Remastered PS4 Trilogy

And yes, he's in Skylanders

If you've read this particular author's Push Square bio under the staff page, you would know that we've been waiting for Crash Bandicoot to return in true form for over a decade. Well, we can say that this dream has been, er, sort of realized. Our favorite marsupial will be gracing the PlayStation 4, but will do so in a...

E3 2016: Crash Bandicoot's Probably Going to Be in Skylanders: Imaginators

Crash Bandicoot's Probably Going to Be in Skylanders: Imaginators

FFS

Crushing disappointment, readers – crushing. It looks like all of the Crash Bandicoot teasing is going to come down to this: a PlayStation 4 version of Skylanders: Imaginators including the iconic character. We reported earlier in the week that a special edition featuring the 'Coot had been spotted on a Singaporean website, but we didn't...

News: Game of Thrones' Kit Harington Will Play the Villain in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare

Game of Thrones' Kit Harington Will Play the Villain in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare

Snow way

Brit actor Kit Harington, best known for his portrayal as Jon Snow in the award-winning Game of Thrones, will assume the role of the villain in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare – marking a departure for the type of characters that the London-based performer usually plays. Well, no one wants to get typecast, do they? "Our story is about...

News: Destiny's Rise of Iron Is a $30 Expansion

Destiny's Rise of Iron Is a $30 Expansion

A "big" expansion, according to Bungie

Destiny's been blasted in the past for the price of its expansions, and we fear that conversation's going to come up again in the relatively near future. Speaking during the official reveal of the shooter's next expansion, Rise of Iron, Bungie confirmed that the new content is going to set you back $30. We...

News: Destiny: Rise of Iron Wields a Flaming Axe in Leaked PS4 Trailer

Destiny: Rise of Iron Wields a Flaming Axe in Leaked PS4 Trailer

Guardians of the galaxy

Note to publishers: make sure that you schedule your social media campaigns for the right time, because trailers have been leaking left, right, and centre on Twitch and YouTube all week. This latest premature reveal comes courtesy of Snapchat (!!!), and shows the debut trailer for upcoming expansion Destiny: Rise of Iron...

News: Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare Will Seemingly Include a PlayStation VR Experience

Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare Will Seemingly Include a PlayStation VR Experience

CoD joins the VR party

Acitivision has just announced a Call Of Duty XP event for fans in September, but more interestingly, a PlayStation VR experience for Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare will be playable at the event. The blurb reads: " immersive PlayStation VR Experience, where fans can feel what it's like to pilot a Jackal, the personal...

News: Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare to Get In-Depth Look During Sony's E3 Presser

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare to Get In-Depth Look During Sony's E3 Presser

War never ends

Toilet break time? As expected, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare will almost certainly feature during Sony's E3 2016 press conference next week. Writing on its official Twitter page, the franchise's community team wrote: "Can't wait for gameplay footage? Get ready for an in-depth look at the Infinite Warfare campaign at E3 on 13th...

News: Oh Right, There's a New Skylanders Game

Oh Right, There's a New Skylanders Game

Open your wallets wide

Are they still making these? Apparently so. Activision has announced Skylanders: Imaginators for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, which is set for release – we think – on 14th October in Europe and 16th October in North America. The press releases aren't very clear, but we predict that approximately 12 people will...

Review: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan (PS4)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan (PS4)

Shell shock

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is a property that has had no shortage of video games over the past two and a half decades. Whether it be sidescrollers, platformers, or arcade-style beat-em-ups, the series has seen its fair share of tie-ins. However, when the franchise is mentioned, the most famous instalment brought up is TMNT: Turtles in...

Round Up: TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Gets Deep Panned by Critics

TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Gets Deep Panned by Critics

This isn't what we ordered

After the enjoyable jaunt that is Transformers: Devastation, we had reasonably high hopes for Platinum Games' take on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, but it's not looking good for the mean green fighting machines. There are a few reviews dotted around the web right now, and the majority of them aren't exactly positive. So,...

News: TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Runs at 30FPS on PS4, Lasts Around 3 Hours

TMNT: Mutants in Manhattan Runs at 30FPS on PS4, Lasts Around 3 Hours

Cow-a-bomba

Heroes in a half-shell? More like heroes at half the framerate, huh? Digital Foundry has released some hands-on impressions of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan – and they're not particularly positive. We've been told that review code isn't quite ready to go yet, so this is the best that you're getting for now. So,...

News: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' PS4 Launch Trailer Is Packed with Gameplay

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' PS4 Launch Trailer Is Packed with Gameplay

Cowabunga

Hey, did you know that Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan is out on PlayStation 4 and, er, PlayStation 3 today? Sadly, we don't have a review for you to read jus yet, but we do have the title's launch trailer, which is packed with gameplay. From what we can tell, the action's looking pretty great, and as always, we're...

Soapbox: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered's Infinite Warfare Exclusivity Is a Disaster

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered's Infinite Warfare Exclusivity Is a Disaster

Joey Thurmond believes Activision can avoid paying a big price

Video game corporations are prone to making asinine decisions across the board. Ubisoft is no stranger to misrepresenting titles like Assassin's Creed Unity, Watch Dogs, and I Am Alive, which respectively ended up with an unforgivable amount of glitches, vastly downgraded visuals, and...