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News: Crypt of the NecroDancer Is Waltzing onto PS4, Vita

Crypt of the NecroDancer Is Waltzing onto PS4, Vita

No release date given

Cha-chaing from PC to the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita is Crypt of the NecroDancer, a rhythm-based, roguelike dungeon crawler. "Crypt of the NecroDancer's unique gameplay and captivating soundtrack have been a hit on PC," a spokesperson wrote on the official PlayStation Blog. "We are extremely excited to make our...

News: Ariana Grande, Charli XCX, Jess Glynne Headline in PS4's NOW That's What I Call Sing

Ariana Grande, Charli XCX, Jess Glynne Headline in PS4's NOW That's What I Call Sing

All about that bass

We're not entirely sure whether these are popular around the globe, but the NOW That's What I Call Music compilations are a Christmas staple here in the UK. And now the lucrative brand is getting its own PlayStation 4 game, in the form of NOW That's What I Call Sing. To be honest, it's a terrible title, but it's not like they...

News: This Probably Isn't The Dragon Quest Announcement You Wanted

This Probably Isn't The Dragon Quest Announcement You Wanted

Square Enix wants in on the Minecraft crowd

Last week, Square Enix was teasing a Dragon Quest announcement in Japan. Many speculated that the publisher was going to reveal the series' next main instalment, while others thought that it could have something to do with the franchise's well known spin-offs. As it turns out, both guesses were wrong, as...

News: Zero Escape 3 Flees to PS Vita in 2016

Zero Escape 3 Flees to PS Vita in 2016

Patience is a Virtue

Cult series Zero Escape will be getting a sequel on the PlayStation Vita in Summer 2016, an anime panel in Los Angeles has revealed. Zero Escape 3 will continue the narrative of 999 and Virtue's Last Reward, with Spike Chunsoft and Aksys Games once again collaborating on the release. The title will be playable in both Japanese...

News: This Low Priced PS4 Exclusive Puzzler Has Been Made by University Students

This Low Priced PS4 Exclusive Puzzler Has Been Made by University Students

The next generation

We're huge fans of the blockbusters here at Push Square Towers, but fresh blood is required to make the biggest and best games a reality. Sheffield Hallam University based in the north of England has been working with PlayStation for a little while now, with its Steel Minions studio promising students real-world development...

News: Cook, Serve, Delicious! 2!! Tickles PS4's Taste Buds in 2016

Cook, Serve, Delicious! 2!! Tickles PS4's Taste Buds in 2016

Belly buster

Here's a bit of Push Square Towers trivia for you: this author loves cooking games. Whether it's the minigames of Cooking Mama or the frantic restaurant management of Order Up, your humble host has prepared more virtual meals than you've had hot dinners. Cook, Serve, Delicious! 2!! may well have the least appetising name since Barfy...

News: The Team Behind Skullgirls Is Making an Action RPG Inspired by Metroid

The Team Behind Skullgirls Is Making an Action RPG Inspired by Metroid

You know it'll look good

Skullgirls is a great 2D fighter with a fantastic art direction, so it's exciting to hear that the team behind it, Lab Zero Games, is branching out into other genres. The studio's announced that it's working on a title called Indivisible - an action role-playing game that's inspired by the likes of Metroid. Sadly, we...

News: Your DigiDestiny Is to Play Digmon Story: Cyber Sleuth on PS4 and Vita in 2016

Your DigiDestiny Is to Play Digmon Story: Cyber Sleuth on PS4 and Vita in 2016

Bandai Namco confirms Western release

The prayers of all you DigiDestined have been answered: Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth is coming West. The news broke earlier via a panel at the Anime Expo, at which Bandai Namco confirmed that the role-playing game would be coming to North America in 2016. And, while there's currently no concrete details on a...

News: ELEX Brings Open World, Sci-Fi Action to PS4

ELEX Brings Open World, Sci-Fi Action to PS4

How does that sound

After teasing the project for the last few days, developer Piranha Bytes has revealed ELEX - a sci-fi, open world title that'll eventually make it to PlayStation 4. According to the game's press release, ELEX is a "post-apocalyptic science fantasy universe that puts players into a huge, seamless game world full of original...

News: Whispering Willows Has an Out-of-Body Experience on PS4, Vita

Whispering Willows Has an Out-of-Body Experience on PS4, Vita

Look upon thyself

E3 2015 didn't bring as many of the smaller games as this author was expecting, but we suppose that that's because new ones are announced literally everyday on the PlayStation Blog. Whispering Willows is one such title, which is set to debut on the PlayStation 4 and Vita from 30th June in Europe and North America. It'll launch...

E3 2015: World of Final Fantasy Brings Square Enix's Beloved Universe to PS4, Vita

World of Final Fantasy Brings Square Enix's Beloved Universe to PS4, Vita

What a world

A surprise announcement at Sony's E3 press conference - and not just because it's coming to Vita - Square Enix is developing a turn-based role-playing game known as World of Final Fantasy. The title, which is incredibly cute, celebrates the, er, world of Final Fantasy. The release's debut trailer is a short one, but we're certainly...

E3 2015: Firewatch's PS4 Trailer Is Smart, Stunning, and Scary   

Firewatch's PS4 Trailer Is Smart, Stunning, and Scary   

Catching fire

One of the more innocuous announcements at Sony's impressive E3 press conference today was that indie darling Firewatch will be making its console debut on PlayStation 4. The title sees you playing as a volunteer fire lookout officer who discovers mysterious occurrences in the wilderness. Your only means of communication is through...

E3 2015: Media Molecule's New Game Dreams Lets You Recreate Your, Er, Dreams 

Media Molecule's New Game Dreams Lets You Recreate Your, Er, Dreams 

Dreams really do come true

In an E3 press conference packed with stellar announcements, Media Molecule's new PlayStation 4 title Dreams stood out as one of the most bizarre and exciting. The Guilford-based developer's latest project sees you using the Dualshock 4 to shape and mold any object you can imagine. You can then bring your masterpiece to...