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News: Sniper Elite 4 Targets the Most Gruesome Low Blow on PS4 Yet

Sniper Elite 4 Targets the Most Gruesome Low Blow on PS4 Yet

Aim down the sights

Popular testi-kill series Sniper Elite will be bringing its brand of ball bursting action to the PlayStation 4 for a second time this year, as elite marksman Karl Fairburne returns to the trenches yet again. Sniper Elite 4 has been announced for Sony's new-gen system, and this time it will find you vanquishing fascism amid the...

News: Risk of Rain Finally Forecasted to Fall on PS4 and Vita

Risk of Rain Finally Forecasted to Fall on PS4 and Vita

Took long enough

With the fourth birthday of the PlayStation Vita as of yesterday, it would have been nice for Sony to have given some presents to owners of the neglected system, but once again, it looks like the indie scene will be picking up the slack once again with Risk of Rain, courtesy of Hopoo Games and Code Mystics. What's interesting is...

News: Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness Will Monitor PS4, Vita in the West

Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness Will Monitor PS4, Vita in the West

Keeping an eye on you

We hope that you're living out your life in accordance with the state, because dystopian visual novel Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness is heading West later this year. The stylish title is based on the popular anime series, and features an original story that's set within the franchise's universe. Much like the rather...

News: Expect Corny Jokes as Farming Simulator 17 Ploughs a Path to PS4

Expect Corny Jokes as Farming Simulator 17 Ploughs a Path to PS4

Tractor factor

Duck for cover and cull the crops: Farming Simulator 17 has been announced for the PlayStation 4 – sort of. If you're a hay-ter and think that this series is a load of bull, then it's worth noting that thistle only take a minute – details are light on the ground at the moment. Focus Home Interactive has said that it'll dig up a...

News: SMITE Crash Lands on PS4 with Closed Beta in March

SMITE Crash Lands on PS4 with Closed Beta in March

A blight on your free time

The rumours were true: SMITE is officially coming to the PlayStation 4. The uber-popular MOBA will enter alpha testing on Sony's system today, with a closed beta set to follow in early March. You can register for a chance to partake in that through here. We've just booked reviewer Alex Stinton into rehab just to ensure...

News: Party Pooping Murder-'Em-Up Party Hard Is Butchering PS4 This Spring

Party Pooping Murder-'Em-Up Party Hard Is Butchering PS4 This Spring

Killer tunes

Best make like Sammy and get Sophie Ellis-Bextor on YouTube, because brutal indie Party Hard is bringing murder to the dancefloor that is your PlayStation 4 in the near future. The game sees you take control of a disgruntled neighbour who can't sleep due to bass-thumping house parties. Obviously, the only way to get a good night's...

News: Knights and Bikes Is a Stunning PS4 Game from LittleBigPlanet Devs

Knights and Bikes Is a Stunning PS4 Game from LittleBigPlanet Devs

Joust cause

Foam Sword is a new studio headed by Rex Crowle and Moo Yu - a pair of developers who first teamed up on LittleBigPlanet. Crowle went on to be the creative lead on both Tearaway and Tearaway Unfolded, while Yu has worked on the likes of Ratchet & Clank: Tools of Destruction, but now they're working together again on a project...

News: TrackMania Turbo Speeds onto PS4 in March

TrackMania Turbo Speeds onto PS4 in March

Vroom

If you love racing around in thousands of custom-made tracks at a rapid pace while driving your own customised car then you'll be excited to hear that TrackMania Turbo has been given a release date, so mark on your calendar 22nd March – the day where it all kicks off in North America. Those of you in Europe will have to wait until 25th...

News: Dangerous Golf Looks Like a Hole in One on PS4

Dangerous Golf Looks Like a Hole in One on PS4

Burning up the course

Burnout 3: Takedown is arguably one of the greatest racing games for its tight controls, adrenaline-inducing crashes and speed, and a special feature called Crash Mode. The goal of that mode was to simply yet strategically slam your vehicle into traffic and attempt to cause as much damage and chaos as possible. It should have...

News: Massively Online Third Person Shooter Warhammer 40k: Eternal Crusade Is Coming to PS4

Massively Online Third Person Shooter Warhammer 40k: Eternal Crusade Is Coming to PS4

Start your chainswords

A title that's currently in a closed alpha state on PC, Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade is being brought to PlayStation 4 by Bandai Namco. The title's rather comedic announcement trailer paints a decent enough picture, but what's the game actually like? Well, after a bit of research, it turns out that Eternal Crusade is...

News: Livelock Brings Mech-Head Mayhem to PS4 Later This Year

Livelock Brings Mech-Head Mayhem to PS4 Later This Year

Robot wars

Just announced for release on PlayStation 4 later this year, Livelock is a co-op, top-down shooter that features a heck of a lot of robots. The premise is interesting enough: in the 22nd Century, mankind is no more, and mechanical marauders wage a seemingly endless war across the Earth. Unsurprisingly, you'll take control of one of the...

News: Life Is Strange Developer Commentary Released on PS4, PS3 for Free

Life Is Strange Developer Commentary Released on PS4, PS3 for Free

Strange but true

Life Is Strange launches in shops this week, but for those of you that purchased the digital version, developer DONTNOD has decided to patch the retail release's developer commentary into all editions for free. Hella good news, huh? The update's already available on the PlayStation 4, but it will drop on the PlayStation 3 on 25th...

News: New Batman DLC Flies onto PS4 from 26th January

New Batman DLC Flies onto PS4 from 26th January

Nananana

In a recent news thread on the WBGames forums, the publisher has announced the release date for some new Batman: Arkham Knight downloadable content called the 'Crime Fighter Challenge Pack #6', which was previously called the 'Community Challenge Pack'. The post states that the deploy date for the content on the PlayStation 4 is 26th...

News: Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty Makes a Stink on PS Vita This Week

Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty Makes a Stink on PS Vita This Week

Something new for my Vita!

Delicious escapade Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty, part of the amazingly old series dating back to 1997, has been set a release date for the PlayStation Vita on 19th January in Europe and North America. The game originally launched in 2014 on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, with this latest version being refurbished for...