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News: Star Wars: Battlefront Prepping New Mode for Take Off

Star Wars: Battlefront Prepping New Mode for Take Off

High flyer

The last time that EA attempted to hype up a Star Wars: Battlefront announcement, it turned out to be Team Deathmatch, so we're not getting our hopes up for this new reveal just yet. However, an image on the franchise's official Facebook page showing an X-Wing does hold a little more promise we suppose. It's accompanied by the words:

News: Koei Tecmo Is Teasing a Title That Apparently Isn't a Warriors Game

Koei Tecmo Is Teasing a Title That Apparently Isn't a Warriors Game

Nah, it's probably Dynasty Warriors 9

Let the speculation begin: Koei Tecmo is teasing a reveal for a game that "is not Warriors" according to a newly opened website. Whatever the unannounced title is, though, it's being developed by Omega Force - the Japanese studio that supposedly never sleeps. The reveal's happening in seven day's time, on the...

News: Mafia III Will Make Your PS4 An Offer You Can't Refuse Next Week

Mafia III Will Make Your PS4 An Offer You Can't Refuse Next Week

Leave the gun, take this artwork

After an eternity being locked up in the back of some hoodlum's trunk, Mafia III will finally don its fedora in public next week. The official Facebook page for the franchise has updated its cover image with a single piece of artwork confirming a 5th August reveal. The shot shows four gangsters surrounding a tied...

News: Dragon Quest XI Could Well Be Announced Next Week

Dragon Quest XI Could Well Be Announced Next Week

Slime time

Square Enix has revealed that it's hosting a presentation on the 28th July regarding the Dragon Quest series - that's next Tuesday, by the way. The news comes via Jump Magazine, which goes on to mention Dragon Quest Heroes II, and unveils the action role-playing game's subtitle: Twin Kings and the Prophecy's End. Sounds fancy. However,...

News: Muramasa and Dragon's Crown Creator Vanillaware Is Teasing a New HD Project

Muramasa and Dragon's Crown Creator Vanillaware Is Teasing a New HD Project

It's bound to be gorgeous

It looks as though talented Japanese outfit Vanillaware is gearing up to announce a new project in the next few days, if this teaser website is anything to go by. Whatever the game is, it'll be revealed live in Boston on the 20th July. There's already some speculation that it may be a high definition re-release of the...

News: Publisher 2K Is Looking to The Future with Sci-Fi Title Tease

Publisher 2K Is Looking to The Future with Sci-Fi Title Tease

Adventurous

Hmmm, what do you make of this, then? 2K has just revealed what seems to be a brand new property in the form of a teaser website. The publisher had recently confirmed that it's working on a new AAA title, so this could well be our first glimpse. Supposedly named Advent, it looks as though it'll be some sort of sci-fi escapade, and we're...

News: Need for Speed's Newest PS4 Title to No Longer Be Underground After This Week

Need for Speed's Newest PS4 Title to No Longer Be Underground After This Week

Green means go

After over a year in Ghost Games' garage, Need for Speed will be hitting the highway this week. Over on the franchise's official Facebook page, EA has teased that the latest title in the legendary racing series will be revealed on 21st May. The publisher's encouraging you to subscribe to the property's YouTube channel in order to...

News: The Next Assassin's Creed Is Being Revealed in Just a Few Days

The Next Assassin's Creed Is Being Revealed in Just a Few Days

The hood is off

Don't you just love announcements of announcements? Well we've got a corker for you today, as Ubisoft has announced that the next Assassin's Creed title will be revealed on the 12th May at 18:00PM CET. If our useless math skills are correct, that's 17:00PM UK time. We already know quite a bit about the title, of course, as the...

News: There's Going to Be a Big Metal Gear Solid V Announcement Tomorrow

There's Going to Be a Big Metal Gear Solid V Announcement Tomorrow

Get your hopes up

In approximately 23 hours, at the time of writing, there's going to be some sort of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain announcement. The news comes courtesy of the game's official Japanese website, which features a stylish countdown. So, what's it going to be? Well, the obvious bet is that the title's finally getting a...

News: Contrast Maker Compulsion Games Is Cooking Something Crazy

Contrast Maker Compulsion Games Is Cooking Something Crazy

"It involves masks, drugs, and memory loss"

Contrast lacked polish in crucial areas, but the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 puzzle platformer certainly had a sense of style that we could get behind. We're intrigued to see what indie outfit Compulsion Games gets up to next, then, and judging by a blog post on its website, it's almost ready to talk...

News: You Should Expect 12 World Premieres at The Game Awards This Week

You Should Expect 12 World Premieres at The Game Awards This Week

Keighley warns against megatons, though

We hope that you’re buckled in and ready for an amazing week here at Push Square, because things are kicking off ahead of the Christmas holidays. Not only is the PSone set to celebrate its 20th anniversary on Wednesday, but PlayStation Experience is also scheduled to occur over the weekend. And then, of...

News: Twitch's E3 Streaming Schedule Teases 13 New Possible PS4 Projects

Twitch's E3 Streaming Schedule Teases 13 New Possible PS4 Projects

Such a tease

With E3 just a week away, spirits are high in the Push Square office, with bets being placed on what surprises the biggest video game event of the year will spring on us. Streaming site Twitch has changed the odds, however, as it's revealed its show floor schedule, which just so happens to include a bunch of unannounced titles. Sony,...

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...