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News: Marvel Ultimate Alliance 1 & 2 Save the World on PS4 Next Week

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 1 & 2 Save the World on PS4 Next Week

But will cost an arm and a leg

The worst kept secret in games has finally been confirmed: Marvel Ultimate Alliance 1 and 2 will assemble on the PlayStation 4 next week. You'll be able to buy them individually or as part of a bundle, with Activision promising that the remasters will include performance improvements, as well as user interface and...

News: Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare PS4 Gameplay Keeps Its Boots on the Ground

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare PS4 Gameplay Keeps Its Boots on the Ground

My God! It's full of stars

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare may have felt the full wrath of YouTube's deadly dislike button, but we're really starting to like the look of this game. Activision has uploaded the first ten or so minutes of Infinity Ward's new first-person shooter online, which opens with a ground-based battle, before blasting off into...

Review: Ghostbusters (PS4)

Ghostbusters (PS4)

Give up the ghost

The hubbub surrounding the new Ghostbusters movie has been so well documented that even the Internet-deprived people of North Korea have likely heard about it. The response to the first trailer for the 2016 reboot of the supernatural comedy franchise has been nothing short of vitriolic, to the point that it's one of the most hated...

Review: Call of Duty: Black Ops III - Descent (PS4)

Call of Duty: Black Ops III - Descent (PS4)

Decent

With the summer gaming drought beginning and an onslaught of new shooters coming out later this year, now is the perfect time for a good Call of Duty: Black Ops III DLC – for those who aren't sick of it yet, of course. Descent offers the usual four multiplayer maps and single Zombies level, and in spite of the familiarity, is the best DLC...

Soapbox: Destiny's Grimoire Cards Are Pretty Awesome

Destiny's Grimoire Cards Are Pretty Awesome

A glimpse at what could have been

Destiny is famous for a lot of things, but a strong and structured storyline is most definitely not one of them. In fact, it's more renowned for telling you that it doesn't have time for a plot. I'm here to tell you that Destiny actually possesses potentially one of the deepest and most well thought out universes...

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...