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News: BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma Extends to PS4, PS3 in 2015

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma Extends to PS4, PS3 in 2015

The First Noel

How many versions of BlazBlue are there these days? We’ve given up trying to keep count, but we can confirm that an updated edition is on its way to the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 next year. Revealed in the latest issue of Famitsu magazine, BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma Extend will be an enhanced version of this year’s PS3 and...

News: Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 Targets PlayStation 4 in 2016

Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 Targets PlayStation 4 in 2016

Boom! Headshot

Has there ever been a December quite like this? Typically, the industry is packed up and ready for Christmas right about now, but following Sony’s major PlayStation Experience keynote earlier in the month, we’re now having to contend with a host of game announcements. Indeed, if yesterday’s DmC: Definitive Edition reveal...

News: Wattam Is the Bizarre New Game from the Creator of Katamari Damacy

Wattam Is the Bizarre New Game from the Creator of Katamari Damacy

"Wattam I even looking at?"

Sony's keynote at the PlayStation Experience was packed with brand new announcements, but Wattam was easily the most bizarre. Developed by Keita Takahashi – the man behind the Katamari Damacy series – this bonkers title is seemingly about, er, a green cube who has very particular taste in hats. Also, he sometimes...

News: This Is the New Game from the Team Behind Gone Home

This Is the New Game from the Team Behind Gone Home

Tacoma Bell

A fair few of the trailers at last night’s The Game Awards shindig seemed decidedly light in content, and Tacoma was one of them. The next title from Gone Home developer Fullbright, there’s no word yet on whether it will even come to the PlayStation 4. What we can be sure of, however, is that it will take place in space, and have a...

News: Fantasy Football Sim Blood Bowl 2 Scores a Gruesome Touchdown on PS4

Fantasy Football Sim Blood Bowl 2 Scores a Gruesome Touchdown on PS4

Pigskin pillagers

American Football is fine and dandy, but surely we can all agree that it would be orders of magnitude more exciting if it were played by bloodthirsty fantasy villains. Luckily, this oddly specific desire will soon be fulfilled, as Blood Bowl 2 – the second entry in the sporting sim franchise – will be hitting the PlayStation 4...

News: Dark Souls II Will Deploy Anew on PS4 and PS3 with a Plethora of Content

Dark Souls II Will Deploy Anew on PS4 and PS3 with a Plethora of Content

Break out the Estus Flasks

Although the masochistic action RPG may not appeal to all, Dark Souls II was a commendable success met with critical acclaim earlier this year, and we were among those who adored its rewarding yet tough gameplay and immersive world. There were some graphical and performance issues on the PlayStation 3 version, though,...

News: Bladestorm: Nightmare Cuts into Your Dreams in 2015 on PS4, PS3

Bladestorm: Nightmare Cuts into Your Dreams in 2015 on PS4, PS3

The flames rose to her Roman nose

You know what the gaming industry needs? A few more Omega Force games, of course. Koei Tecmo has announced that the industrious Dynasty Warriors developer’s historical strategy game Bladestorm: Nightmare will be making you scream from 3rd March in North America and 6th March in Europe. It’ll turn back time on...

News: You'll Be Taking Pictures of Panties in This PS4, PS3 Game

You'll Be Taking Pictures of Panties in This PS4, PS3 Game

Knickering stuff

Japan hasn’t yet embraced the PlayStation 4 to the degree that we’d all like, but there are a stream of niche releases starting to make their way to the next-gen machine. Also due out on the PlayStation 3 next year, Nairo High School: Seishun Hakusho is a photography simulator, which will see you capturing daily life in the open...

News: Sketchcross for PS Vita Looks Like a Game You May Already Like

Sketchcross for PS Vita Looks Like a Game You May Already Like

Picture perfect

Innovation is overrated. Alright, maybe that’s a bit too much – but, look, sometimes there’s comfort to be found in things that are familiar. It’s the reason that associate editor Robert Ramsey rarely eats anything other than Margherita pizza, for example – and also why this author has been wearing the same tracksuit...

News: Wookie Here! Star Wars: Battlefront Blasts onto PS4 Next Holiday

Wookie Here! Star Wars: Battlefront Blasts onto PS4 Next Holiday

Vader go

Battlefield developer DICE’s long-awaited Star Wars: Battlefront reboot will steer its X-Wing onto the PlayStation 4 next holiday, publisher EA Games has announced. The company declared the tidbit on Twitter, shortly after Australian gaffer Andrew Wilson shared the news with investors as part of a financial meeting. Apparently, everyone...

News: Primal Carnage: Extinction Will Be the PS4's First Dinosaur Battle Sim

Primal Carnage: Extinction Will Be the PS4's First Dinosaur Battle Sim

Dinophwoar

What if Evolve had real dinosaurs instead of maniacal made-up monsters? It's a question that has plagued scientists and philosophers since the dawn of humankind, and one that indie developer Circle 5 Studios plans to tackle headfirst in its new human-vs dinosaur multiplayer shooter Primal Carnage: Extinction. The title, which is a...

News: Psyonix Targets the Top of the Rocket League

Psyonix Targets the Top of the Rocket League

Rocket power

What is better than football, we hear you cry? Well, football with rocket-powered cars, of course. That's the basic premise of the fast-paced, action sports game Rocket League, currently ambiguously announced for "consoles" in Spring 2015. Coming a little while after the launch of Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars,...

News: Blimey, The Last of Us Is Getting a Game of the Year Edition for PS3

Blimey, The Last of Us Is Getting a Game of the Year Edition for PS3

Third time's the charm

That's right, Naughty Dog's seminal survival horror The Last of Us is now getting the official 'Game of the Year' treatment it so sorely deserves. This new version – which is currently only confirmed for Europe – includes the original game, plus all subsequent downloadable content, and will be launching on 11th November...