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News: Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls Comes West this Fall

Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls Comes West this Fall

Trigger happy

While the NIS America press event overnight didn't reveal a whole lot, it did announce that one of the most anticipated Japanese PlayStation Vita titles, Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls, is launching physically and digitally in North America and Europe this Fall. Occurring between the events of Danganronpa: Trigger...

News: Bethesda's Bringing Something Big to E3 2015

Bethesda's Bringing Something Big to E3 2015

Place your bets

The developer of many a beloved franchise including Fallout and The Elder Scrolls, Bethesda will be hosting its first ever on-stage press conference at E3 2015. This is a pretty big deal, as the firm hasn't really bothered making a splash at gaming's biggest expo in recent years. But while it's most commonly known for its work on...

News: Survival Horror White Night Tilts Its Trilby at PS4 in March

Survival Horror White Night Tilts Its Trilby at PS4 in March

Carnby easy

Aside from having a fantastic name, White Night is shaping up to be something rather special. The latest in a long line of old-school survival horror games announced for the PlayStation 4, this monochrome indie excursion will whisk you away to a deserted mansion from 3rd March in North America and 4th March in Europe. The game's set in...

News: Square Enix's Secret PS4 Exclusive Ain't What You Were Hoping For

Square Enix's Secret PS4 Exclusive Ain't What You Were Hoping For

Cave in

Square Enix's troll train chugs along another day, as the company has revealed that Spelunker Z is the PlayStation 4 exclusive that it teased earlier in the week. The free-to-play title, which is based upon the 1983 platformer originally designed by Tim Martin, will release on 19th March. It'll feature online multiplayer for up to six...

News: Anime Fighter Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax is Punching West on Vita and PS3

Anime Fighter Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax is Punching West on Vita and PS3

Manga mayhem

The Vita is no stranger to Japanese games, much to the delight of many anime and manga enthusiasts. Adding to the now bulging library, SEGA has announced that 2-D brawler Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax is coming West. It's a colourful and fast fighter that features characters from a Japanese publication of the same name, and as such,...

News: You're Not Sick of LEGO Games, Are You?

You're Not Sick of LEGO Games, Are You?

Jurassic World, Marvel's Avengers, and more on the way

While the likes of Call of Duty and Assassin's Creed frequently get lambasted for being annualised, Warner Bros seems to have gotten away with milking LEGO like a particularly profitable cash cow. Last year saw the release of four fresh toy-based adaptations, and we'll be getting a further...

News: Snow Moto Racing Freedom Chills Out on PS4 Next Year

Snow Moto Racing Freedom Chills Out on PS4 Next Year

Hot off the press

Ever since the excellent MotorStorm: Arctic Edge, there's been a distinct lack of snow-based racers on PlayStation platforms – but fortunately, Swedish studio Zordix is aiming to rectify that with Snow Moto Racing Freedom. Due out on the PlayStation 4 in 2016, the chilly affair appears to be an updated edition of the developer's...

News: Enjoy the Silence in Brand New PS4 Puzzler from Daedalic Entertainment

Enjoy the Silence in Brand New PS4 Puzzler from Daedalic Entertainment

Words are very unnecessary

All you ever wanted, all you ever needed was probably not another puzzler for your PlayStation 4 – but don't click that close tab button just yet, because Silence: The Whispered World 2 does sound intriguing. Inspired by adventure games of old, the forthcoming otherworldly foray promises to modernise the genre with...

News: The Elder Scrolls Online Slaughters Subscription Fees on PS4

The Elder Scrolls Online Slaughters Subscription Fees on PS4

Rides into battle on 9th June

That almighty roar that you can hear off in the distance is not coming from Skyrim, but is in fact erupting from Push Square Towers, as associate editor Robert Ramsey reads through the latest press release regarding The Elder Scrolls Online on the PlayStation 4. Bethesda has confirmed that the title will deploy a year...

News: Ex-Wii U Exclusive Scram Kitty DX Purrs onto PS4, Vita Very Soon

Ex-Wii U Exclusive Scram Kitty DX Purrs onto PS4, Vita Very Soon

Kawaii kitty

Welsh developer Dakko Dakko got its start on PlayStation platforms, producing a couple of critically acclaimed PlayStation Minis which were later ported natively to the PlayStation Vita. However, it dumped Sony for its first major home console project, as Scram Kitty and his Buddy on Rails released as a Wii U exclusive last year. Of...

News: Vampyr Is an RPG from the Studio That Brought You Remember Me

Vampyr Is an RPG from the Studio That Brought You Remember Me

Fangs very much

French developer DONTNOD is pretty busy these days, isn't it? With episodic adventure Life is Strange still in the works, the studio has revealed another project in the form of Vampyr – a horror-themed RPG. Apparently set after World War I, you'll be playing as a doctor who's bitten by a vampiric patient. The premise certainly...

News: Borderlands: The Handsome Collection Brings the Shooter Series to PS4

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection Brings the Shooter Series to PS4

Jack's back

Ever since Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel was announced, people have been crying out for a PlayStation 4 release, and so it's no surprise that the game, along with the critically acclaimed Borderlands 2, is gunning for Sony's newest console. Dubbed The Handsome Collection, the two titles will, for the first time, feature four player...

News: Toukiden: Kiwami Brings an End to the Age of Demons on PS4, Vita in March

Toukiden: Kiwami Brings an End to the Age of Demons on PS4, Vita in March

Oni way to go

It's been rumoured for a little while, but Koei Tecmo has confirmed that Toukiden: Kiwami will lop body parts off a slew of all-new Oni on the PlayStation 4 and Vita imminently. The updated re-release will be available from 27th March in Europe in both physical and digital formats, and 31st March in North America. Start sharpening...

News: Your Very Own Shower Dream Is Nearing in Friday the 13th: The Video Game

Your Very Own Shower Dream Is Nearing in Friday the 13th: The Video Game

Press X to Jason

Everyone's favourite masked maniac Jason Voorhees has been out of the interactive entertainment game for some time, but Friday the 13th is set to hack its way back into your hearts later this year as part of a brand new video game. EGM reports that the release is already in production for multiple platforms – you can pretty much...

News: PlayStation Now's All-You-Can-Play Subscription Service Launches Next Week

PlayStation Now's All-You-Can-Play Subscription Service Launches Next Week

A beautiful gaming buffet

Sony's streaming service PlayStation Now was released in North America to an almost non-existent fanfare a few months ago, leaving us a little confused as to its long-term plans in the area. However, the platform holder has today arguably made large strides in the right direction, unveiling its subscription program –...

News: Paparazzi for PS4 Has Nothing to Do with That Lady GaGa Song

Paparazzi for PS4 Has Nothing to Do with That Lady GaGa Song

There's no other superstar

You know that your life's been a success when leering reporters covet photos of you in compromising positions. Paparazzi, a brand new indie title heading to the PlayStation 4 in February, sees you trying to protect your dignity – all while a pal attempts to expose your salacious side for a quick buck. Sounds like pure...

News: Minecraft: Story Mode Is the Latest Episodic Adventure from Telltale Games

Minecraft: Story Mode Is the Latest Episodic Adventure from Telltale Games

You read that right

If you thought that Tales from the Borderlands was a strange fit for Telltale Games, then nothing will prepare you for this. As part of a bizarre collaboration with Mojang, the Californian company has announced its latest episodic project: Minecraft: Story Mode. The title will presumably deal with all of that deep subject...

News: Disgaea 5 Takes a Tense Tactical Turn Exclusively on Western PS4s in 2015

Disgaea 5 Takes a Tense Tactical Turn Exclusively on Western PS4s in 2015

Grid-based grief

Tactical Japanese RPG Disgaea 5 – which, confusingly, is actually the sixth game in the franchise – was announced at Sony's pre-Tokyo Game Show conference earlier in the year. However, as it was a Japanese event, only an Eastern release date was announced, leaving the usual black cloud over the possibility of a Western launch...

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...