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News: Sony Schedules Japanese PlayStation Presser for 13th September

Sony Schedules Japanese PlayStation Presser for 13th September

Can you feel the hype?

Brace yourself, because you're getting two PlayStation press conferences next month. In addition to the previously revealed PlayStation Meeting show on 7th September, the platform holder has also confirmed that it will be taking to the stage on 13th September in Japan for its annual pre-Tokyo Game Show event. The presser...

News: Real-Time Strategy Korix Commands a Spot on PlayStation VR

Real-Time Strategy Korix Commands a Spot on PlayStation VR

Shocked to the Korix

A lot of PlayStation VR's appeal comes from immersing yourself in a given experience, and Korix aims to transform you into a commander, with your role being to oversee an army as you attempt to take the fight to your enemies. A blend of real-time strategy and tower defence, this retro-inspired release will feature a 3-5 hour...

News: Big City Stories Lays Foundations on PS4 from Next Week

Big City Stories Lays Foundations on PS4 from Next Week

Another brick in the wall

Hellfire Games previously made a city-builder type minigame for PlayStation Home, so it's no surprise to see it adapt that work natively for the PlayStation 4. Big City Stories is a city-builder in the same vein as Sim City, with one big twist – once you've constructed your dream town, you can drop down into it and...

Gamescom 2016: Metal Gear Survives Without Hideo Kojima as Co-Op Spin-Off

Metal Gear Survives Without Hideo Kojima as Co-Op Spin-Off

Metal Gear Zombies?

Konami has revealed Metal Gear Survive at Gamescom 2016, the first game in the series to not have any input from series creator Hideo Kojima, who parted ways with the company last year following the release of The Phantom Pain. Set for a 2017 launch on PlayStation 4, the new title is a four-player co-op game that takes place in...

News: Bandai Namco Nabs Publishing Rights to LBP Vita Dev's Hunger

Bandai Namco Nabs Publishing Rights to LBP Vita Dev's Hunger

Little nightmares

Ooh, this is exciting: Bandai Namco has obtained publishing rights to LittleBigPlanet Vita dev's aquatic horror game Hunger, which is now named Little Nightmares. Many had expected Sony to publish the game given its long-running relationship with the Swedish studio Tarsier Studios, but it's Bamco instead who's signed the project...

News: The Witcher 3: Game of the Year Edition Hunts on PS4 This Month

The Witcher 3: Game of the Year Edition Hunts on PS4 This Month

You knew this was coming

The inevitable announcement is here: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is getting a Game of the Year edition, which comes complete with all available downloadable content, including the title's two big expansions. Needless to say that if you plan on picking this package up, then you'll want to make some room on your PlayStation 4's...

News: Promising PS4 Game RiME Re-Announced for 2017

Promising PS4 Game RiME Re-Announced for 2017

But it's no longer exclusive

RiME will release on the PlayStation 4 in 2017 – though it will no longer be an exclusive, following Sony's decision to drop the anticipated title from its first-party portfolio. The title, in development at Spanish studio Tequila Works, has been the subject of intrigue since it was revealed many years ago – but...

News: Real-Time Tactics Title Sudden Strike Returns on PS4

Real-Time Tactics Title Sudden Strike Returns on PS4

Return fire

Hands up all of you who remember Sudden Strike, the real-time tactics series that was last seen on PC about six years ago. One of you? Well, it's making a comeback on the PlayStation 4 in 2017, with Tropico publisher Kalypso handling the publishing. Sudden Strike 4 will be developed by Hungarian developer Kite Games, and is due out on...

News: Rollercoaster Dreams Is Theme Park without the Charm

Rollercoaster Dreams Is Theme Park without the Charm

Wheee

An amusement park management sim for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation VR? It should be a match made in heaven – but Bimboosoft's in-development Rollercoaster Dreams definitely has a ways to go. The title – which is clearly targeting the Theme Park market – seems to have all of the pieces in place, but lacks the charm of Bullfrog's...

News: Oh No! Darksiders' PS4 Remaster Has the Worst Subtitle in History

Oh No! Darksiders' PS4 Remaster Has the Worst Subtitle in History

Gamers can't believe this crazy name

Darksiders II: Deathinitive Edition was a terrible name, but we could appreciate the attempt at wordplay. Darksiders: Warmastered Edition is just plain terrible – though we have the sneaking suspicion that someone at Nordic Games is having a laugh. Warmastered Edition – seriously? C'mon! The game was...

News: Sonic Sprints onto PS4 in Two New Games

Sonic Sprints onto PS4 in Two New Games

SEEEGAAAAA

The blue blur has been MIA on PlayStation platforms since 2011's Sonic Generations – or, if we're counting spin-offs, Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed in 2012. Over the last 14 years, SEGA has been working closely with Nintendo to bring exclusive Sonic games to their consoles, including Sonic Lost World, Mario & Sonic at...

News: Garou: Mark of the Wolves Re-Enters the Ring on PS4, Vita

Garou: Mark of the Wolves Re-Enters the Ring on PS4, Vita

SNK working in collaboration with Sony on port

Neo Geo classic Garou: Mark of the Wolves is coming to the PlayStation 4 and Vita, publisher SNK has announced. The title – which is being ported in collaboration with Sony's third-party productions team – originally released in Japanese arcades all the way back in 1999, and was eventually ported...

News: Visual Novels 999 and Virtue's Last Reward Being Ported to New Platforms

Visual Novels 999 and Virtue's Last Reward Being Ported to New Platforms

Cult classics

Fans of the Zero Escape series may feel like punching the sky right now, as Aksys Games has announced that both 999: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors and Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward are being ported to additional platforms. There's no word on which systems the love will extend to, but we imagine that the former will deploy...

E3 2016: There's Another Final Fantasy XV Game Coming to PS4

There's Another Final Fantasy XV Game Coming to PS4

How many extras does one game need?

At this point we'd love to know how much money Square Enix has pumped into Final Fantasy XV and all of its expanded universe stuff, but it looks like the Japanese publisher's not done yet. Alongside the game's release on the 30th September, you'll be able to get your hands on A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV, a...