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News: Roguelike Card Game Hand of Fate Draws Up Its Hand on PS4 and Vita

Roguelike Card Game Hand of Fate Draws Up Its Hand on PS4 and Vita

Believe in the heart of the cards

Indie studio Defiant Development has recently announced on the PlayStation Blog that its fantasy card game Hand of Fate will be making its way onto the PlayStation 4 and Vita. Originally funded on Kickstarter, the title is described by its creator's as a "tabletop roguelike deck builder" that blends "tabletop card...

News: Farming Simulator 14 Fertilises PlayStation Vita in June

Farming Simulator 14 Fertilises PlayStation Vita in June

That's a turnip for the books

Good news agricultural aficionados: Farming Simulator 14 is set to plant a place on your PlayStation Vita this June. Having spotted the handheld release on various retailer websites, we reached out to Giants Software in order to learn a little more about the latest entry in its soil obsessed series. Unlike the...

News: Peculiar Puzzler King Oddball Is About to Lick Your PS4

Peculiar Puzzler King Oddball Is About to Lick Your PS4

Sticks and stones

When we reviewed King Oddball for the PlayStation Vita last year, there were some unexpected discussions around Push Square towers. “This shouldn’t be very good,” this editor told staff writer Alex Stinton. “The problem is that I can’t stop playing it.” The response from our bleary eyed reporter: “Tell me about...

News: Assassin's Creed: Unity Drops a Heavy Blade on PS4 This Holiday

Assassin's Creed: Unity Drops a Heavy Blade on PS4 This Holiday

Oui, s'il vous plaît

Rather than offer a casual no comment, Ubisoft has responded to rumours regarding Assassin’s Creed: Unity by confirming the release for the PlayStation 4. Clearly not intending to announce the title quite so early, the publisher has deployed some alpha footage of the next-gen exclusive sequel. Given the firm’s track...

News: PlayStation Vita Gets App Happy in North America

PlayStation Vita Gets App Happy in North America

Anime, hockey, and concerts

Starting now in North America, you'll be able to download three new applications for your PlayStation Vita: Crunchyroll, NHL GameCenter Live, and Qello. Adding to the long list of apps that already includes the likes of Crackle, Facebook, Flickr, NBA Game Time, Netflix, Skype, Tune In Radio, and YouTube, it's safe to...

News: Gust Sheds Some Light on Its Next Atelier Title

Gust Sheds Some Light on Its Next Atelier Title

Back to brewing

With Atelier Escha and Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky out now in the West, developer Gust is ready to show off the final game in its 'twilight' saga, which is currently codenamed Project A16. Details are somewhat scarce at the moment, but the studio has offered a sneak peak at a new alchemist in training, as well as a desert...

News: One Piece: Unlimited World Red Is Sailing West to PS3 and Vita

One Piece: Unlimited World Red Is Sailing West to PS3 and Vita

Ahoy

One Piece fans rejoice: action RPG One Piece: Unlimited World Red will be landing on Western shores later this year. The adventure, which sees Luffy and his crew explore, battle, and compete in various minigames throughout a huge world, will be available on both the PlayStation 3 and the PS Vita, although the latter will only be available...

News: Galak-Z Will Be Exploding onto Vita As Well As PS4

Galak-Z Will Be Exploding onto Vita As Well As PS4

Galaktastic

Procedurally-generated stylised space shooter Galak-Z will be blitzing onto the PS Vita as well the PlayStation 4, a post on the European Blog has confirmed. The colourful creation which was unveiled last year has been quiet ever since, so this little nugget of information will hopefully get the blast-'em-up back on track. Although...

News: Guacamelee's Title Grows Even Longer in Transition to PS4

Guacamelee's Title Grows Even Longer in Transition to PS4

You'll like this one

Aside from Bit.Trip Presents: Runner 2 – Future Legend of Rhythm Alien, ridiculously long game names have fallen out of fashion a little. Still, indie developer Drinkbox Studios’ Mexican-themed Metroidvania was absolutely stuffed full of retro references, so it’s not especially surprising that the Canadian company’s...

News: Remember Destructive Racer Cel Damage? It's Coming to PS4, PS3, and Vita

Remember Destructive Racer Cel Damage? It's Coming to PS4, PS3, and Vita

Crash, bang, WTF?!

Some high-definition upgrades you can spot a mile off, but we don’t think that anyone was expecting cult Twisted Metal-esque car combat game Cel Damage to make the jump to Sony’s latest suite of systems. IGN reports that the former PlayStation 2 wreck-‘em-up will launch as a cross-buy title across the PlayStation 4,...

News: At Last, the PS4 Is Finally Set to Get a Tower Defence Game

At Last, the PS4 Is Finally Set to Get a Tower Defence Game

None shall pass

No console is complete without a tower defence title to keep you occupied between big blockbusters, and the PlayStation 4 is set to receive a corker in the form of Anomaly 2. A sequel to Anomaly: Warzone Earth, the title repurposes the offensive format of its predecessor, while also introducing a “dynamic” multiplayer mode which...

News: Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Puts the PS3 Behind Bars

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Puts the PS3 Behind Bars

Prison bat

Much like Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation before it, handheld superhero spin-off Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate is being blown up to the big screen. Following a slew of rumours regarding the release’s fate, publisher Warner Bros has confirmed that the Dark Knight will return in a Deluxe Edition of the game on the PlayStation 3,...

News: Futuridium EP Deluxe Pumps Up the Volume on PlayStation Vita

Futuridium EP Deluxe Pumps Up the Volume on PlayStation Vita

A lot like WipEout on LSD

Studio Liverpool may have been cruelly closed down a while back, but its legacy is set to live on in Italian indie MixedBag’s upcoming PlayStation Vita shoot-‘em-up Futuridium EP Deluxe. A former smartphone favourite, this enhanced handheld release will see you blasting blocks in colourful environments reminiscent of...