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News: Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection Charms PS4 from 15th November

Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection Charms PS4 from 15th November

Italy awaits

Ubisoft just couldn't do it. The publisher had said that it wanted to give Assassin's Creed a break, and we'd let the French firm off the hook when it deployed those episodic side-scrolling games. But here we are: the holidays are approaching, and it's managed to pump out Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection just in time. The...

News: Every PS4 Console to Be Upgraded with HDR Support

Every PS4 Console to Be Upgraded with HDR Support

Patch incoming to unlock new potential

Much of Sony's press conference today, of course, centred on the new PlayStation 4 Pro console – but there was good news for existing owners of the system, too. Speaking during the PlayStation Meeting 2016 press conference, suit Andrew House announced that every single system will be updated to support high...

News: PS4 Slim Will Release by 15th September for $299

PS4 Slim Will Release by 15th September for $299

Hitting shelves on 15th September

Bet you weren't expecting this: the PlayStation 4 Slim was finally announced at today's PlayStation Meeting presser. Right off the bat, Andrew House announced that this more energy-efficient, smaller system (which looks exactly as the many leaks claimed it would) will be available from 15th September this year,...

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...