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First Impressions: Need for Speed Fails to Hit First Gear on PS4

Need for Speed Fails to Hit First Gear on PS4

Sick

When you're forced to recycle old subtitles, you know that it's time that your brand got a reboot. EA Games' long running Need for Speed series has been securing podium finishes for almost as long as we can remember, but despite there being a movie in the interim, the publisher resisted the temptation to churn out a 2014 sequel to PlayStation...

News: Mirror's Edge 2 Stumbles into May on PS4

Mirror's Edge 2 Stumbles into May on PS4

DICE's open world runner delayed

In the Push Square office earlier today, we were having a conversation about just how good the PlayStation 4's lineup in early 2016 looks. It only took a few hours for one of those games to get delayed. Mirror's Edge Catalyst, the long-awaited parkour-'em-up from DICE, has tripped and stumbled into May. It was...

News: New Battlefield 4 Patch Released, Community Operations Out Now

New Battlefield 4 Patch Released, Community Operations Out Now

War has changed

Battlefield 4, a game that released exactly two years ago tomorrow, is still being supported by developers DICE, in the way of a new 4GB patch on the PlayStation 4. This includes a plethora of tweaks and changes to vehicles, with ground vehicles given better mobility and countermeasures, air vehicles now having below radar support...

Paris Games Week 2015: Star Wars Battlefront Trailer Gives Us a Look at Heroes and Villains in Action

Star Wars Battlefront Trailer Gives Us a Look at Heroes and Villains in Action

Don't get cocky

Although we've gotten a beta and a couple of trailers, DICE has nevertheless been surprisingly low-key about showing gameplay of Star Wars Battlefront. Now that we're less than a month from the anticipated title's release date, it's nice to get a great glimpse at more of the characters we'll be able to play as in a new gameplay...

Talking Point: Does EA Access Really Represent Poor Value for PS4 Players?

Does EA Access Really Represent Poor Value for PS4 Players?

Vault the fence

It's been over a year now since Sony deemed EA Access poor value for PlayStation 4 players. The subscription-based service – which allows Xbox One owners to pay £3.99/$4.99 a month for, er, access to an ever expanding library of EA published games – was originally pitched to the PlayStation maker and Microsoft, but only the...

News: Star Wars Battlefront Has a Really Steep PS4 Season Pass

Star Wars Battlefront Has a Really Steep PS4 Season Pass

Sell the Millennium Falcon

It's time to put your hand blaster and lightsaber up on eBay, because you're going to need as many Druggats as you can lay your hands on to afford Star Wars Battlefront's obligatory Season Pass. Announced by EA Games overnight, the expensive add-on will set you back an eye watering £40/$50, and will grant you access to...

First Impressions: Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare Continues to Grow with a Sequel on PS4

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare Continues to Grow with a Sequel on PS4

Green hill zone

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 focuses on expanding the original title, which was already such a great success. For those living under a rock, Garden Warfare is a third-person shooter where the plants and zombies from the popular mobile game go head-to-head in order to defend their homelands from each other. We gave the first...

News: Star Wars Battlefront Beta Forces Another Day on PS4

Star Wars Battlefront Beta Forces Another Day on PS4

EA extends server stress test

This author may like Star Wars Battlefront about as much as being force choked, but we're more than happy for those of you foolish enough to be enjoying the game to lap up the mediocrity for a little longer. EA Games announced on Twitter earlier this evening that it will be extending the PlayStation 4 blockbuster's...

News: Star Wars Battlefront's Beta Is Not 1080p on PS4

Star Wars Battlefront's Beta Is Not 1080p on PS4

Han oh no

We're long past the point where chatting about resolution is interesting, but that's probably because practically every game on the PlayStation 4 runs at 1080p. Star Was Battlefront – or its beta, at least – is an exception, running at 900p according to a Digital Foundry analysis. This is in line with previous Battlefield releases,...

First Impressions: Forcing Our Way to the Front Line in Star Wars Battlefront on PS4

Forcing Our Way to the Front Line in Star Wars Battlefront on PS4

Everything is proceeding as foreseen

Fans of sci-fi video games have been waiting for a new Star Wars Battlefront ever since the outstanding previous instalment in the series, Battlefront 2, was released all the way back in 2005. For loyal followers of the franchise this previous title feels like it deployed "a long time ago in a galaxy far, far...

First Impressions: Reflecting on Mirror’s Edge Catalyst PS4

Reflecting on Mirror’s Edge Catalyst PS4

Smooth round the edges

Mirror's Edge Catalyst is a reimagined story set before the events of the first title and has built upon the free running and combat system of the original to bring a totally fresh and more fluid experience. With upgraded visuals that look stunning on the next generation consoles and are especially sharp on the PlayStation...

Weirdness: Star Wars Battlefront Is Even Being Sold with a Han-Solo Fridge

Star Wars Battlefront Is Even Being Sold with a Han-Solo Fridge

This is going to get silly, isn't it?

Just in case you didn't get the memo, Star Wars is about to blow up all over again in a big way. The hype surrounding The Force Awakens is already unbearable, and that means that everyone wants a piece of the action. Sony's smartly buddied up with EA Games for the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront, and now...