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News: Move Aside BlazBlue, This PS4 and Vita Fighter Is Stranger Than You

Move Aside BlazBlue, This PS4 and Vita Fighter Is Stranger Than You

An unfortunate episode involving blades

Arc System Works’ weird and wonderful BlazBlue may want to watch its back, as upcoming PlayStation 4 and Vita title The Chainsaw Incident looks to be gunning for its crazy crown. Quietly announced as part of a beautifully animated teaser trailer last week, the Origo Games and Crazy Piranha collaboration is...

News: PS4 Putter The Golf Club Comes Out Swinging

PS4 Putter The Golf Club Comes Out Swinging

Green grass of hope

EA Games may be spending this year in the clubhouse while it finds another big name to brand its next PGA Tour title with, but that’s not stopping Canadian company HB Studios from having a crack at the tricky genre. The developer quietly announced The Golf Club for the PlayStation 4 this week, and it sounds like a solid...

News: Waiting for Next-Gen's Killer App? Tetris Plops onto PS4 Soon

Waiting for Next-Gen's Killer App? Tetris Plops onto PS4 Soon

In an infinite spin

Content hungry PlayStation 4 owners may feel like pulling shapes shortly, as Ubisoft has announced that it's bringing a brand new version of Tetris to the next generation console. According to a shock press release slammed into our inbox earlier today, the French publisher has snapped up the rights to the classic Russian puzzler,...

News: Spider-Man 2 Developer's Energy Hook Latches onto PS4 and Vita

Spider-Man 2 Developer's Energy Hook Latches onto PS4 and Vita

Swing low sweet chariot

The great gaming gods often dictate that licensed titles must suck, but they benevolently made an exception with the amazing Spider-Man 2 on the PlayStation 2. Published by Activision in order to tie-in with the Tobey Maguire movie, the sandbox swing-‘em-up was a real breath of fresh air, allowing you to explore Manhattan...

News: Alien: Isolation Stalks PS4, PS3 Later This Year

Alien: Isolation Stalks PS4, PS3 Later This Year

Believe it or not

Are those the cogs of the press cycle being kicked back into gear, or are we being pursued by a great leathery Martian? We’re going to assume it’s the latter, as SEGA has decided to give the ol’ Ridley Scott thing another bash, confirming that Total War developer Creative Assembly is working on Alien: Isolation for the...

News: PS4 Sim Pure Pool Proves That Girls Can Play Too

PS4 Sim Pure Pool Proves That Girls Can Play Too

Rack 'em up

We’re really not sure what to make of this debut trailer for VooFoo’s upcoming PlayStation 4 billiards simulation Pure Pool. On the one hand, the balls look absolutely exquisite – but we’re not overly sold on the frankly frightening character models. Beyond the Daisy Dukes and silicone breasts, though, the British-based...

News: Hello Games' Hugely Ambitious No Man's Sky Explores the Sea and Stars

Hello Games' Hugely Ambitious No Man's Sky Explores the Sea and Stars

The final frontier

The only real danger in No Man's Sky is that developer Hello Games has lost its mind, as this looks wildly ambitious. The release — announced during the VGX Awards earlier this evening — hints at a massive open world in which you can start out swimming and then jump into a spacecraft and explore the stars. It's not exactly a...

News: Telltale Games Teams with Gearbox for Tales from the Borderlands

Telltale Games Teams with Gearbox for Tales from the Borderlands

Borderline bonkers

The trailer may have been irritatingly vague, but at least the VGX Awards have started off with a legitimate surprise. Gearbox has revealed that it’s teamed up with The Walking Dead creator Telltale Games to create a new episodic series based on, er, Borderlands. We don’t necessarily associate the shoot-‘n’-loot...