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Review: Battlefield 4 (PlayStation 3)

Battlefield 4 (PlayStation 3)

Boom! Shake, shake, shake the room

Almost every event that you're a part of in Battlefield 4 is punctuated by some sort of demolition or explosion. Pursued by a helicopter? It'll blow up sooner or later. Running up a flight of stairs? They probably won't be there on the way back down. Need to get past an armoured vehicle? Better blast it to bits...

News: Current Sales of Assassin's Creed IV and Battlefield 4 Are Dead in the Water

Current Sales of Assassin's Creed IV and Battlefield 4 Are Dead in the Water

Next-gen may not be to blame

It should come as no surprise that the current-gen versions of Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag and Battlefield 4 are not selling as well as previous entries. After all, who wants to buy a game on an ageing console when they can wait a few weeks for the superior next-gen version? But a recent report from MCV reveals that...

News: Judging By These Comments, Titanfall Was Definitely Planned for PS4

Judging By These Comments, Titanfall Was Definitely Planned for PS4

Sad face

You’ve got to feel sorry for Vince Zampella. Having been roped into releasing neverending Call of Duty sequels at Infinity Ward, the luminary finally got a chance to do something different at new studio Respawn Entertainment. But now his company’s become subject to some shady behind-the-scenes business shenanigans instead. It seems...

News: Alright, Let's Watch Battlefield 4 Boot Out of the PS4's Interface

Alright, Let's Watch Battlefield 4 Boot Out of the PS4's Interface

Scraping the red barrel

The expiration of Battlefield 4’s next generation review embargo has revealed a few tasty morsels regarding the state of the PlayStation 4 today, but we figured that you may like to wash it all down with a brief glimpse at the next generation console’s user interface in action. The fine folks over at CVG have posted a...

News: Battlefield 4 Commands Next-Gen Advantage on PS4

Battlefield 4 Commands Next-Gen Advantage on PS4

World War III

Forget the conflict at the heart of Battlefield 4 – and the fact that the first-person shooter is almost certain to sell more copies on current generation formats – because it’s the comparisons between the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of DICE’s latest deployment that are destined to flare up tempers throughout the rest...

News: Battlefield 4's Story Trailer Punches a Dog in the Chops

Battlefield 4's Story Trailer Punches a Dog in the Chops

Is that even allowed?

Featuring some stunning visuals, plenty of shouting, loads of explosions, and a large man punching a dog in the face, it's probably safe to say that Battlefield 4's newest trailer is going to be remembered for one thing. But let's not let that single talking point get in the way of an otherwise enjoyable video. While it's...

News: Don't Worry, EA Hasn't Forgotten About the PS4

Don't Worry, EA Hasn't Forgotten About the PS4

Tactical programmes in the works

Despite being one of the biggest multiplatform publishers on the planet, EA has aligned almost its entire next generation lineup with Microsoft. While the likes of Battlefield 4 and FIFA 14 will still launch on the PlayStation 4, the company has pledged timed exclusive DLC to the Xbox One. Meanwhile, other titles...

Video: Reporting for Duty in DICE's Battlefield 4 Beta on PS3

Reporting for Duty in DICE's Battlefield 4 Beta on PS3

Stand to attention

War never changes – it just gets refined. Never ones to shy away when the world’s plunged into military madness, we’ve been testing our Rambo-esque resolve in Battlefield 4’s beta over the past couple of days. But does the game feel like a true step forward for the franchise, or is it merely more of the same? Check out our...

News: You Shouldn't Worry About Sony's Relationship with EA

You Shouldn't Worry About Sony's Relationship with EA

Best friends forever

EA may have given the impression that it’s jumped out of camp PlayStation over the past six months, but that couldn’t be further from the truth according to SCEE president Jim Ryan. While the North American giant has partnered with Microsoft and the Xbox One for virtually the entirety of its upcoming portfolio, that...

GamesCom 2013: EA Insists That It Still Has a Strong Relationship with Sony

EA Insists That It Still Has a Strong Relationship with Sony

Company impressed with PS4

Perhaps one of the biggest stories of the past three months has been EA’s, ahem, unprecedented partnership with Microsoft. The vast majority of the publisher’s lineup is either being marketed in conjunction with the Xbox One, has timed exclusive content on the Redmond-based manufacturer’s machine, or is outright...

Live: Watch the EA GamesCom Press Conference Right Here

Watch the EA GamesCom Press Conference Right Here

Get comfortable

It doesn’t feel like a week since the curtain closed on E3 2013, but the madness is already starting all over again. EA’s set to get GamesCom underway with its annual press conference, which promises to bring more news on the North American giant’s upcoming roster of PlayStation titles. Tune in below from 15:00PM BST (07:00AM...

Weirdness: This Mass Effect Dress Is the Best Outfit on the Citadel

This Mass Effect Dress Is the Best Outfit on the Citadel

FemShep would be proud

Video game shirts are great and all, but they pale in comparison to Black Milk Clothing’s awesome range of Mass Effect-themed outfits and accessories. The Australian boutique designer launched a line of licensed Mass Effect garments overnight, and they’re pretty much our favourite threads on the Citadel. Yeah, we know...

News: You'll Be Able to Transfer Your Battlefield 4 Progress to PS4, Too

You'll Be Able to Transfer Your Battlefield 4 Progress to PS4, Too

Shots fired

Never one to miss out on an opportunity to rain on the competition’s parade, DICE has confirmed that you’ll be able to transfer your Battlefield 4 multiplayer progress from the PlayStation 3 to the PlayStation 4 – just like in Call of Duty: Ghosts. A strategically timed PlayStation Blog post revealed the news earlier today,

News: Battlefield 4 Proves That One Screen Is Never Enough

Battlefield 4 Proves That One Screen Is Never Enough

You'll get square eyes

If you’re the type of person that shuts off your laptop, tablet, and smartphone while you’re sitting down for a quiet session with your favourite PlayStation platform, then you’re totally doing it wrong. Battlefield 4 wants you to have every gadget that you own sitting in front of you, running maps, geolocation...

News: Need for Speed: Most Wanted Leads High-Octane EU PS Plus Refresh

Need for Speed: Most Wanted Leads High-Octane EU PS Plus Refresh

Lineup includes Mafia II, Spec Ops: The Line, and more

The sun is certainly shining, but that’s not stopping Sony from waving the chequered flag on another insane European PlayStation Plus offering. Starting from 31st July, you’ll be able to burn rubber in Need for Speed: Most Wanted, all without needing to worry about the price of petrol. But...

News: You May Need to Open Your Wallet Wider for EA's PS4 Games

You May Need to Open Your Wallet Wider for EA's PS4 Games

Prices could be going up

We’re very much still in the PlayStation 4’s honeymoon period. Typically, the bubble would have burst by now – but Sony is doing a fantastic job of ensuring that the public perception surrounding its next generation console remains predominantly positive. However, that doesn’t mean that there isn’t bad news around...