DualShock 4 News

News: Having Problems with Your PS4 Controller's Analogue Sticks? These Aluminium Alternatives Should Help

Having Problems with Your PS4 Controller's Analogue Sticks? These Aluminium Alternatives Should Help

Give us some stick

There’s no denying that the PlayStation 4 controller is an enormous step forward from its predecessor, but early reports did complain about a defect in the DualShock 4’s analogue sticks. While we haven’t encountered the issue ourselves here at Push Square towers, a not insignificant number of early adopters have reported...

E3 2014: Sneak Up on Your Enemies with This Urban Camouflage PS4 Controller

Sneak Up on Your Enemies with This Urban Camouflage PS4 Controller

Solid Snake's prefered input method

You've probably heard about the fancy new 'Glacier White' PlayStation 4 and DualShock 4 bundle that will come packed with Destiny. But if you thought that design was a bit too squeaky clean, and you're looking for something a bit more rough and ready, perhaps this new 'Urban Camouflage' styled PS4 controller might...

News: Extend Your PS4 Controller's Battery Life with the Nyko Power Pak on 26th May

Extend Your PS4 Controller's Battery Life with the Nyko Power Pak on 26th May

The waiting game

The PlayStation 4 controller has a pretty good chunk of battery life, usually clocking in at about seven or eight hours. However, if you're anything like this reporter, you probably constantly forget to charge the sleek piece of machinery, and are left trying to negotiate its criminally short connection cord. Luckily, Nyko has plans...

News: What Does the PS4 Controller's Light Bar Add to inFAMOUS: Second Son?

What Does the PS4 Controller's Light Bar Add to inFAMOUS: Second Son?

Yellow LED-better

Light bar watch is one of the more entertaining pastimes in this editor’s embarrassingly non-existent social life. Here at Push Square towers we can’t seem to decide whether the PlayStation 4 controller’s illuminating surface is a slice of genius or a load of old tosh. As such, we’ve committed ourselves to writing...

Weirdness: Be Careful When Playing Dark Souls II with a DualShock 4

Be Careful When Playing Dark Souls II with a DualShock 4

Prepare to lose a lot of money

There’s no doubt that the DualShock 4 is an infinitely superior controller to its PlayStation 3 counterpart, providing tighter sticks, vastly improved triggers, and a much more ergonomic shape. As such, it’s not overly surprising that gallant gamers would want to use the overhauled device with From Software’s...

News: These Killzone: Shadow Fall Branded PS4 Controllers Are for the Best Players

These Killzone: Shadow Fall Branded PS4 Controllers Are for the Best Players

Practice makes perfect

No console is complete without a customary white controller, and the PlayStation 4 is finally set to get a bright DualShock 4 device. The problem is that you can’t have it. Game director Steven ter Heide tweeted out the above image overnight, which shows a customised Killzone: Shadow Fall peripheral. These are being sent...

News: You've Pushed the PS4's Share Button 100 Million Times

You've Pushed the PS4's Share Button 100 Million Times

Sharing is caring

When the PlayStation 4 was first revealed, Sony was quick to show off the system's social features. By pressing a new button on the DualShock 4 controller, the company promised that you'd be able to upload gameplay footage and screenshots to show off your skills. Impressively, in a recent tweet from PlayStation, it has now been...

Video: Shining a Light on Lara Croft's Light Bar Torch in Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

Shining a Light on Lara Croft's Light Bar Torch in Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

Will it keep you warm during Winter?

When the PlayStation 4 was first announced by Sony last year, the platform holder made a handful of next generation promises which we feel that it has delivered on. For starters, the visuals are far superior to its ageing accomplice, the touchpad is able to add depth to certain genres, and the general interface...