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News: Sweat It Over Some PS4, PS3, Vita NA Summer Deals

Sweat It Over Some PS4, PS3, Vita NA Summer Deals

Hot in here

Going outside during the summer is a terrible idea – just think of all the insects, topless torsos, and sun burn. You're far safer staying indoors with a DualShock married to your greasy palms, and Sony understands that. The platform holder has launched a slew of sweltering summer savings in North America today, with PlayStation Plus...

Store Update: 28th July 2015 (North America)

28th July 2015 (North America)

Plus size

Once again, there are oodles of arrivals on the North American PlayStation Store. You'll probably have your eye on N++ after our 9/10 review, but obviously Life Is Strange: Episode 4 - Dark Room is proving a source of excitement as well. And then there's the long awaited return of King's Quest, in addition to Swo

News: Already Own Dishonored on PS3? You'll Be Able to Upgrade to PS4 with a Discount

Already Own Dishonored on PS3? You'll Be Able to Upgrade to PS4 with a Discount

But only if you bought it digitally

This is probably the way that remasters should be handled in the first place. Dishonored: Definitive Edition is up for pre-order on the PlayStation 4 in North America right now, and if you happen to own a copy of the original PlayStation 3 game digitally, then you'll be able to purchase the re-release for a...

Store Update: 21st July 2015 (North America)

21st July 2015 (North America)

The road less travelled

Yes, it may be summer – but nothing stops the North American PlayStation Store train. This is an absolutely colossal week for new releases, with Tembo the Badass Elephant, Hatoful Boyfriend, and a little game called Journey up for grabs. What's taking your fancy this time out? Give us a shout in the comments section below...

News: PS4 Sci-Fi Games Heavily Discounted in NA Flash Sale

PS4 Sci-Fi Games Heavily Discounted in NA Flash Sale

Out of this world

Who cares about Prime Day, anyway? Sony's launched a gigantic PlayStation Network Flash Sale in North America just in time for the weekend, and it spans a selection of stellar sci-fi titles. We'll start with the PlayStation 4 releases, because, let's be honest, that's what you came for. Highlights include Borderlands: The...

News: PlayStation Store PLAY 2015 Comprises Four PS4 Favourites

PlayStation Store PLAY 2015 Comprises Four PS4 Favourites

Playing favourites

Sony's bringing back its PlayStation Store PLAY initiative for 2015 – and while the lineup may be a little more condensed than in previous years, it's all killer and no filler this time. First up is thatgamecompany's groundbreaking Journey, which will be available from 21st July – and will be cross-buy. It'll be followed by...

Store Update: 14th July 2015 (North America)

14th July 2015 (North America)

Hole in one

It's a big week on the North American PlayStation Store, with God of War III Remastered, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, and Godzilla all vying for your attention on the PlayStation 4 alone. Other highlights include EA Sports Rory McIlroy PGA Tour and new Batman: Arkham Knight DLC. There's even a fresh PSP game for goodness sake. PS4...

Store Update: 7th July 2015 (North America)

7th July 2015 (North America)

On target

With all of the PlayStation Network disruption yesterday, the North American PlayStation Store update came hot in the middle of the night, so we're sorry if we're posting it later than normal. Still, if you haven't had a chance to browse the Japanese giant's online plaza, the highlights include Rocket League and the PlayStation Vita port...

Store Update: 30th June 2015 (North America)

30th June 2015 (North America)

Summer of fun

The weekly store update returns, and this time, a slew of Japanese titles are hitting North American shores, including the likes of J-Stars Victory VS+, Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma Extend, and Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3. To be honest, it's not a bad summer selection, and with that raging heat outside, it might be best to just settle...

News: You've Only Got One Day to Take Advantage of This North American Fantasy-Themed PSN Flash Sale

You've Only Got One Day to Take Advantage of This North American Fantasy-Themed PSN Flash Sale

Life is just a fantasy

Looking to escape the realms of reality this Sunday? If so, then you'd better check out the PlayStation Network's latest North American flash sale, which ends tomorrow. If the headline didn't give it away, the selected deals are all fantasy-themed, which means that you can grab the likes of Bound by Flame, LEGO The Hobbit,...

Store Update: 23rd June 2015 (North America)

23rd June 2015 (North America)

A surprisingly big one

The calm after the storm? Those ripples you see in the glass of water before you are not from a nearing T-Rex, but from a tidal wave of software instead. Batman: Arkham Knight is obviously the big new arrival this week, but special mentions must go to Devil May Cry 4 and PlanetSide 2, too. What are you buying? PS4 Games:...

E3 2015: NA PSN Sale Spotlights the Best of the Los Angeles Show

NA PSN Sale Spotlights the Best of the Los Angeles Show

Some titles 60 per cent off

In the mood for some actual games following this week's E3 2015 goodness? Of course you darn well are. It's probably a good thing that Sony's dropped a new sale on the North American PlayStation Store, then, spotlighting some of the legendary games from the Los Angeles-based show. For example, you'll be able to get Alien...

Store Update: 9th June 2015 (North America)

9th June 2015 (North America)

Final fantasy

E3 insanity awaits in less than a week's time, but you're probably going to need something to keep you occupied, right? Good thing the North American PlayStation Store update is here to keep you flush with new software. The big highlight is obviously The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited, but there are a couple of new...

Store Update: 2nd June 2015 (North America)

2nd June 2015 (North America)

Skulls of the ShogunRok

Ah, the North American PlayStation Store update – a timely reminder that Wednesday is approaching, meaning that the weekend isn't all that far away. This isn't the most exciting refresh ever, with the likes of Skulls of the Shogun: Bone-a-Fide Edition and The Escapists taking centre stage. Still, we're sure that you'll find...

Store Update: 26th May 2015 (North America)

26th May 2015 (North America)

Round and round and round

Hello everyone! Your ordinary host has been out for much of the day, but has returned just in time for the easiest post of the week: the North American PlayStation Store update. This one's actually moderately meaty, with the likes of Ultra Street Fighter IV and the handheld port of Octodad: Dadliest Catch up for grabs...

News: PlayStation Plus Subscribers to Save Paper in New NA PS Store Promotion

PlayStation Plus Subscribers to Save Paper in New NA PS Store Promotion

Every little helps

Sony's launching a new initiative in North America with this week's PlayStation Store update which will reward members of its premium service. Imaginatively named, er, PlayStation Plus Specials – don't laugh, this naming lark is hard – the deals will be refreshed weekly, and will be available exclusively for subscribers of...

News: Are We About to See More Simultaneous PlayStation Store Launches?

Are We About to See More Simultaneous PlayStation Store Launches?

Wait no more

We've noticed a change on the PlayStation Store of late. It used to be in the days of yore that games and add-on packs deployed on Tuesday in North America and Wednesday in Europe. Sony set up this schedule eons ago, and it's remained more or less unchanged in the years since. However, we've started to see more and more content launch...

News: Plenty of PS4 Titles Discounted in NA Extended Play Sale

Plenty of PS4 Titles Discounted in NA Extended Play Sale

Never stop playing

If your wallet's still recovering from last week's Flash Sale, then you may want to give your browser's back button a great big prod before reading on: Sony has announced another PlayStation Store sale in North America. This one has an Extended Play theme, meaning that it centres on Season Passes, and various double packs. The...

Store Update: 19th May 2015 (North America)

19th May 2015 (North America)

Crop circles

Don't make us type out the name of CD Projekt Red's latest game again – we must be approaching triple figures by now. Instead, we'll spotlight some of the smaller titles available as part of this week's North American PlayStation Store update... Like Farming Simulator 15. The rest of the office won't let your host write it too much,...

News: PS4, PS3, Vita Prices Plunge in Fab NA Flash Sale

PS4, PS3, Vita Prices Plunge in Fab NA Flash Sale

Everything under a fiver

It's the weekend, so we're guessing that you're in the market for some cut price PlayStation Network software. Sony's back in North America with another quite frankly outrageous Flash Sale, spanning the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita. Most of the games available will set you back just $4.80, like the Mass Effect...