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News: Another Friday, Another Case of PSN Being Down

Another Friday, Another Case of PSN Being Down

What, again?

Eh? Is this a regular occurrence now or something? The PlayStation Network is once again having issues on a Friday, although they don't seem to be impacting everyone. We're online just fine here at Push Square, but we're seeing reports of service outages all over the web - and Sony has even acknowledged the problem on social media...

Podcast: Episode 16 - PlayStation VR Review

Episode 16 - PlayStation VR Review

And Mafia III gets patted down

So, PlayStation VR is now out in the wild, and Potter's finally got his hands on a unit, so we cut to the chase this episode and knuckle down to discuss – well, attempt to – just how the headset stacks up. We also ask the important questions: should you buy one and if you do, what games are worth your time? The...

News: Persona 5 Rated Mature in North America

Persona 5 Rated Mature in North America

Par for the course

As with Persona 3 and Persona 4 before it, Persona 5 has been given a Mature 17+ rating in North America. This is according to an updated product sales sheet from publisher Atlus, which features the Entertainment Software Rating Board's - or ESRB as it's more commonly referred to - verdict. Persona 5 apparently includes blood,...

Store Update: 18th October 2016 (Europe)

18th October 2016 (Europe)

Bat and battlefield

There are no prizes for guessing the highlight on the European PlayStation Store this week – and, no, it's not Batman: Return to Arkham. (Yes, that's actually out today!) No, top billing this time goes to Battlefield 1. Are you planning to pick up the World War I shooter? PS4 Games: World of Final Fantasy Dungeon Demo (Not in...

News: UK Sales Charts: PlayStation VR Titles Attack Top 40

UK Sales Charts: PlayStation VR Titles Attack Top 40

FIFA 17 still top of the league, though

A whopping eight PlayStation VR games entered the UK sales charts this week, with PlayStation VR Worlds placing the highest in seventh position. Until Dawn: Rush of Blood finished ninth, while RIGS: Mechanized Combat League, EVE: Valkyrie, and DriveClub VR finished in 12th, 20th, and 23rd place respectively...

Japanese Sales Charts: PS4 Enjoys Another Week at the Top

PS4 Enjoys Another Week at the Top

Holding steady

Unless you really like Monster Hunter spin-offs, there's not really much to talk about when it comes to the latest Japanese sales charts. Capcom's new Nintendo 3DS title unsurprisingly topped the software list, while the only fresh PlayStation release to make the top 20 was BlazBlue: Central Fiction. The stylish fighting game sequel...

Store Update: 11th October 2016 (Europe)

11th October 2016 (Europe)

The biggest ever?

This must be some kind of record! Sony's dropped the European PlayStation Store update, and between PlayStation VR and a slew of holiday heavy hitters, this has to be the largest refresh ever. This author's been writing about PlayStation for eons now, but can't ever remember this many titles dropping in the same week. PS4 Games:...