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News: EA Withdraws from E3 2016 Showfloor

EA Withdraws from E3 2016 Showfloor

Opts for its own event instead

This week has been packed to the rafters with unexpected announcements, and here's another headline that we weren't anticipating: Electronic Arts will not be present on the show floor at E3 2016. The mega publisher is instead opting to invite fans to a new PlayStation Experience-esque public showcase, which will run...

News: You Can Grab the Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Beta on PS4 Right Now

You Can Grab the Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Beta on PS4 Right Now

Sowing the seeds

Wow, there certainly are a lot of betas wandering onto the PlayStation 4 aren't there? The latest one to hit Sony's machine is Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2's open multiplayer beta, which you can download right now from the PlayStation Store. It only lasts until the 18th January, though, so you'll have to get stuck in...

Soapbox: Why Mass Effect 2 on PlayStation Plus Deserves Your Attention

Why Mass Effect 2 on PlayStation Plus Deserves Your Attention

Sheparding the flock

In case you don't know, Mass Effect 2 is currently available to download though PlayStation Plus . The second title in BioWare's sci-fi trilogy, it remains one of my favourite ever games – and I'm here to tell you why I think everyone should at least give it a go. It's not that Mass Effect 2 is an absolutely perfect...

Review: Star Wars Battlefront (PS4)

Star Wars Battlefront (PS4)

Yavin a good time

With many excellent Star Wars games committed to gaming history, it's unfortunate that the last five years or so have been a bit of a disappointment. A trend towards mobile games and titles targeting a younger demographic has left many yearning for a Star Wars game that can stand alongside classics such as TIE Fighter, Knights of...

Talking Point: Is the Force Strong with Star Wars Battlefront on PS4?

Is the Force Strong with Star Wars Battlefront on PS4?

Share an opinion, you must

Our very own Alex Stinton is currently engaged in some rather rigorous Jedi training, but he informs us that he'll be using his newfound powers to bring you a review of Star Wars Battlefront as soon as possible. In the meantime, we figured that it would be fun to gauge your opinion on the first-person shooter – after...

News: Star Wars Battlefront's PS4 Bundle Looks Better in the Flesh

Star Wars Battlefront's PS4 Bundle Looks Better in the Flesh

Sith sense

We've never been especially keen on the Darth Vader-themed Star Wars Battlefront PlayStation 4 console, but we must admit that it looks much better in the flesh. PlayStation Access were lucky enough to get their paws on the limited edition, and while we worry that the glossy nature of both the system and its controller will prompt...

News: EA Is Already Talking About Star Wars Battlefront Sequels

EA Is Already Talking About Star Wars Battlefront Sequels

Steady on

Many of you won't have even had the chance to boot up your copy Star Wars Battlefront yet, but that hasn't stopped EA from running its mouth regarding potential sequels. "Our goal is to make future Battlefront games as well as other style games around the Star Wars franchise," CFO Blake Jorgensen stated during a talk at the UBS Global...

News: Star Wars Battlefront's Live Action Ad Is Pitch Perfect

Star Wars Battlefront's Live Action Ad Is Pitch Perfect

Anna Kendrick's feeling the force

In a move that's going to have your host humming that song all evening, Anna Kendrick has popped up as the obligatory celebrity in Star Wars Battlefront's live action advertisement. The lengthy clip is light on gameplay footage, but focuses on mood instead, as everyday people disappear from the real-world in order...

Review: Need for Speed (PS4)

Need for Speed (PS4)

Asleep at the wheel

For a game that's so high on Monster energy drinks, Need for Speed sure could do with a sugar rush. Ghost Games' long-awaited reboot – which was constructed over the course of a two year development cycle – is a slow and turgid affair, which is in direct contrast to its hyperactive cast of characters. It's frustrating because...