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Review: Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 (PS4)

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 (PS4)

Behind enemy vines

Popcap has taken control of the plantation again with a sequel to the much-loved Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare. We really liked the original release, praising its ability to "stay true to its roots" while still offering an olive branch to new audiences by "switching up the franchise's familiar format". But by returning to the...

News: Star Wars Battlefront Powers Up with New Map and Mode

Star Wars Battlefront Powers Up with New Map and Mode

Wookie here

Star Wars Battlefront's doing the whole "update" thing today, with its February patch bringing both new content and fixes for existing issues. The free download – which isn't available on the PlayStation 4 at the time of typing, but should deploy soon – includes a fresh map set on Hoth named Twilight, as well as a new mission...

Round Up: Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 PS4 Reviews Start to Sprout

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 PS4 Reviews Start to Sprout

Green, green grass of dope

Critics have started slathering fertiliser on top of their Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 reviews, and we're starting to see the fruits of their labour. A handful of American sites have published reviews for the under-the-radar floral-based foray today, and because we haven't got our copy yet, we've planted them...

Review: Unravel (PS4)

Unravel (PS4)

No strings attached

Pretty much from the moment that Coldwood Interactive's creative director, Martin Sahlin, took to the stage during EA's E3 2015 press conference, we had a good feeling about Unravel. Sure, Sahlin was very visibly nervous, but it was in an endearing way, and if anything, made our early impressions of the game even more positive...

News: EA's Social Media Accounts Are Being Spammed by Skate Fans

EA's Social Media Accounts Are Being Spammed by Skate Fans

Skate or die

Skate fans are desperate for a new entry in the skateboarding simulation series, and they're doing everything within their power to get it made. The company's Instagram page, which has almost a million followers, is getting bombarded by eager 'boarders who want their favourite franchise to make a comeback. For example, an innocent...

Round Up: Unravel PS4 Reviews Reveal EA's Epic Yarn

Unravel PS4 Reviews Reveal EA's Epic Yarn

String thing

Yarny, the now iconic Unravel protagonist, stole hearts at E3 last year – and he's about to, well, unravel his inaugural yarn on your PlayStation 4. EA opted not to send us this one, so you're going to have to make do with other assessments until we post our own. The response seems mixed, mind – as you may have anticipated...

News: Amy Hennig's Star Wars Is Still in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Amy Hennig's Star Wars Is Still in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Jabba the Gutted

Upon leaving Naughty Dog, the mastermind behind Uncharted, Amy Hennig, started work at Visceral Games, where she's developing a brand new Star Wars game. But speaking to shareholders, publisher EA has warned that it may yet be a few years away. "We are obviously announcing that we are investing in some action-based SKUs by...

News: Titanfall 2 to Take the PS4 by Storm Prior to April 2017

Titanfall 2 to Take the PS4 by Storm Prior to April 2017

But have you seen it?

Remember when Titanfall was billed as this revolutionary, mind-bogglingly amazing exclusive that was going to bless us all with its Biblical brilliance? Yeah, consumers kinda dropped a titan on that big load of bunk. But we're being a bit unkind: the game was good – very good, in fact – but like so many new properties it...

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...