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News: So, This Is How Sony Took the Marketing Rights for Call of Duty Away from Microsoft

So, This Is How Sony Took the Marketing Rights for Call of Duty Away from Microsoft

It was destiny

Easily one of the biggest megatons of Sony's E3 2015 press conference was the fact that the Japanese giant had somehow stolen the marketing rights for Call of Duty: Black Ops III from Microsoft, despite the fact that the franchise has been an Xbox staple for years upon years now. The marketing deal that the American company had with...

Poll: Which Batman: Arkham Game Is the Best?

Which Batman: Arkham Game Is the Best?

Step from the shadows

That's right, we're going to ask that question - a question that has divided the gaming community ever since Batman: Arkham City launched all the way back in 2011. Which Batman: Arkham game is the best? It's safe to say that Batman: Arkham Asylum exceeded all expectations when it released in 2009, and the aforementioned...

News: PSN's Down for Routine Maintenance Later Today

PSN's Down for Routine Maintenance Later Today

We'll be right back

Always keen to grab the headlines, Sony's revealed that the PlayStation Network is going to be undergoing maintenance later today. Fortunately, for us here in the UK, it'll actually be happening tomorrow from 04:30AM, but you Americans aren't quite so lucky, as you'll have to endure the maintenance tonight. Beginning at...

News: German Football Star Takes Amazing Action After FIFA Player Smashes PS3 Controller

German Football Star Takes Amazing Action After FIFA Player Smashes PS3 Controller

Sehr gut

German international Mario Götze may have scored the winning goal for his country in the 2014 world cup final, but his luck wasn't so great on the pitch of one gamer's PlayStation 3 copy of FIFA. Mario Thissen was enraged when Götze missed a 90th minute penalty in his game - so much so that he smashed his DualShock 3 into pieces. Not...

News: UK Sales Charts: Batman: Arkham Knight Swoops in as the Biggest Launch of 2015 So Far

UK Sales Charts: Batman: Arkham Knight Swoops in as the Biggest Launch of 2015 So Far

The Bat is back

Warner Bros must be making an absolute killing these days. The publisher seems to pump out hit after hit, with Dying Light and Mortal Kombat X both reaching the top of the UK sales charts in recent times. And, perhaps as expected, that success has continued with Batman: Arkham Knight, which has swooped into first place. The caped...

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,...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 73

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 73

SW19

It's been a much tamer week here at Push Square Towers after the intensity of E3 2015. For starters, Robert Ramsey's taken some well deserved days off, which means that we haven't had to hear about the latest Samurai Warriors every six or so minutes. Moreover, there's been a real dearth of big news following last week's tidal wave. Let's hope...

News: PS4, PS3 Versions of Grand Theft Auto V Get a New Radio Station in July

PS4, PS3 Versions of Grand Theft Auto V Get a New Radio Station in July

The Lab

The Lab, a Grand Theft Auto V radio station that was PC exclusive, is coming to consoles next month. It consists of songs from the game's original soundtrack, but remixed and repurposed by a slew of musicians from a variety of genres. Basically, if you've ever wanted Freddie Gibbs and Wavves on the same station, this is for you. We're big...

News: PS4, PS3, Vita EU Discounts Discover What's Big in Japan

PS4, PS3, Vita EU Discounts Discover What's Big in Japan

Cut-price content

A ton of top PlayStation titles have had their digital prices slashed in Europe this week, as Sony's online plaza aims to explore what's big in Japan. Fans of the Dynasty Warriors franchise will be particularly well serviced, as a handful of titles have been cut down to size on the PlayStation 4. A shout must also go to the...

News: SEGA, Sony Knee Deep in Yakuza 5 Localisation for PS3

SEGA, Sony Knee Deep in Yakuza 5 Localisation for PS3

Punch out

Yakuza 5 is due out later this year for the PlayStation 3, a whopping three years after its release in Japan. And it looks like Third-Party Productions chief Gio Corsi is getting ready to kickstart the long overdue localisation's marketing campaign, as a new interview has been uploaded to the PlayStation Blog outlining a little more...

Store Update: 24th June 2015 (Europe)

24th June 2015 (Europe)

Size matters

As with the North American update yesterday, it's a surprisingly big week for the European PlayStation Store. The highlight, naturally, is Batman: Arkham Knight – but Final Fantasy XIV fans will also find their heads turned by new expansion Heavensward. All of the new arrivals are embedded below. PS4 Games: Astebreed Not available...

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:...

News: Conversations with Creators Is Behind the Music for PS4, PS3

Conversations with Creators Is Behind the Music for PS4, PS3

Wil Wheaton to host

Ah, so the promise of more original PlayStation Network programming has been realised – it just appears that Sony had the good sense to keep it out of its E3 2015 press conference this time. Conversations with Creators with Wil Wheaton – bit of a mouthful that – has been revealed on the PlayStation Blog. And y'know what...