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News: Slimmest Ever PlayStation to Be Unveiled in the UK Next Week

Slimmest Ever PlayStation to Be Unveiled in the UK Next Week

Weight watchers

It’s customary to cut down on cakes and custard creams in January, but it sounds like Sony’s endured an almighty detox over the past three or so weeks. The platform holder has invited select members of the UK press to a briefing next Thursday, which hints at some form of hardware reveal. We’re assuming that our invite’s been...

News: Sony Teases Something Strange from Amnesia Developer

Sony Teases Something Strange from Amnesia Developer

Are you afraid of the dark?

The excitement never ends, does it? Sony has casually taken to Twitter today to promote a viral marketing campaign for Amnesia: The Dark Descent developer Frictional Games’ next release. A mysterious message – noting that “something strange is afoot” – redirects to SOMAsystems.org, which just so happens to...

News: Good Grief, There's an 'Exciting' LittleBigPlanet Announcement Incoming

Good Grief, There's an 'Exciting' LittleBigPlanet Announcement Incoming

Read this article in your best Stephen Fry voice

Hold onto your burlap dolls everyone – a big LittleBigPlanet reveal is mere moments away. Writing on the franchise’s Twitter page, the community team behind the ‘Play, Create, Share’ favourite teased the imminent news. “Stay tuned to the PlayStation Blog because we have an exciting...

News: Grand Theft Auto 5 Gameplay Footage Dropping, Er, Tomorrow

Grand Theft Auto 5 Gameplay Footage Dropping, Er, Tomorrow

Inject it into our eyeballs

That Grand Theft Auto V gameplay footage that Rockstar Games recently teased isn’t far away – in fact, it’s probably being uploaded to a secure server as we type. The publisher – that simply can’t stand to do things the conventional way – has confirmed that we’ll get our first proper look at the open world...

News: Deus Ex: The Fall Teaser Trailer Asks Whether You're Ready to Begin

Deus Ex: The Fall Teaser Trailer Asks Whether You're Ready to Begin

Prepare yourself for tomorrow

Eidos Montreal has all but confirmed that we’ll get our first glimpse at Deus Ex: The Fall tomorrow. Following the discovery of a handful of a domain names earlier in the year, the developer has deployed a desperately brief teaser trailer, hinting at a 5th June announcement. The seven second video includes the...

News: This Trailer for Japan Studio's Latest Game Sure Caught Our Attention

This Trailer for Japan Studio's Latest Game Sure Caught Our Attention

We've got no idea what it is, though

Japan Studio is on fire. After years of deflecting questions pertaining to The Last Guardian and twiddling its thumbs, the Eastern outfit has actually decided to start making some games again. It’s already released the brilliant Soul Sacrifice this year, and still has both Puppeteer and Knack in the pipeline...

News: Sony: There's an Amazing Big Title Coming to the PlayStation Vita

Sony: There's an Amazing Big Title Coming to the PlayStation Vita

And it's not an indie game

Shahid Kamal Ahmad clearly saw the poll results to our PlayStation Vita reaction article overnight. The senior business development manager at Sony Computer Entertainment Europe – who spends more time on Twitter than he does asleep – is responsible for a number of the indie games coming to the system, but he’s also...

News: Ubisoft Tease Hints at New Watch Dogs Footage Caught on Camera

Ubisoft Tease Hints at New Watch Dogs Footage Caught on Camera

Watching your every move

Ubisoft could be about to broadcast a brand new batch of Watch Dogs b-roll, if a teaser uploaded to the title’s Twitter page is to be believed. In the message, the company hinted: “Aiden Pearce was seen on Lake St. ctOS is pulling video, will be updated tomorrow.” We suspect that the trailer will be structured...

News: EA Games to Deploy Battlefield 4 Details on 26th March

EA Games to Deploy Battlefield 4 Details on 26th March

Publisher planning a barrage of information

EA Games will blow Battlefield 4’s doors wide open on 26th March in San Francisco. The publisher has sent out a slew of official invites to North American outlets, confirming the impending reveal of the first-person shooter. A similar ‘Save the Date’ invite teased the title’s announcement last...

News: Team Ninja Readying Tokyo Game Show Reveal

Team Ninja Readying Tokyo Game Show Reveal

What could it be?

Give credit to Team Ninja for at least attempting to inject some life into the Tokyo Game Show’s non-existent build up. The Ninja Gaiden developer has confirmed that it will be revealing its latest project at the Japanese convention later this week. Team Ninja is currently gearing up for the release of Dead or Alive 5, which is...