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News: Stop the Press, PSN Will Be Undergoing Maintenance This Week

Stop the Press, PSN Will Be Undergoing Maintenance This Week

Gasp

Believe it or not, the PlayStation Network is undergoing maintenance later this week, and as per usual, it seems to be of the standard sort. "During this time, we will deploy a series of back-end improvements to the network," Sony says. The service will be impacted on 15th January, and the maintenance will last four hours, from 17:00PM GMT to...

News: You Need to Complete Quick-Time Events in Yakuza Zero to Answer Telephones

You Need to Complete Quick-Time Events in Yakuza Zero to Answer Telephones

New video is NSFW

It's not often that we watch a 19-minute trailer for a game and are left gob-smacked by a mere 60 seconds of it, but that's what's happened with Yakuza Zero's latest video. As you've probably guessed from the headline, series protagonist Kazuma Kiryu will have to complete a quick-time event to properly answer a telephone, and...

News: Hats Off to Mortal Kombat X's Latest Kombatant, Kung Lao

Hats Off to Mortal Kombat X's Latest Kombatant, Kung Lao

Bowled over

Mortal Kombat's resident hat model will be switching out his smooth headgear for something a little more rugged in the forthcoming Mortal Kombat X. Ed Boon, the gravel voiced veteran behind the franchise, has tweeted out a high-res image of Kung Lao from the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 sequel, and he's sporting a spiky sombrero as...

News: Dead or Alive 5: Last Round's New Diva Is Dressed Exactly as You'd Expect

Dead or Alive 5: Last Round's New Diva Is Dressed Exactly as You'd Expect

Saved by the bell

We're guessing that it was a late Friday afternoon when Team Ninja decided upon Dead or Alive 5: Last Round's new character. "Before we head home, guys, we just need to come up with a bonus brawler to make our forthcoming PlayStation 4 re-release look like real value," one executive likely said, sitting around a large table...

News: Rock Band Reboots with Foo Fighters, Arctic Monkeys DLC This Week

Rock Band Reboots with Foo Fighters, Arctic Monkeys DLC This Week

R U Sure?

Dust off those putrid plastic instruments: Rock Band is back. We're not referring to a sequel, of course – not yet, anyway – but brand new DLC for the series, which brings an end to an incredible 21 month hiatus. Harmonix famously stopped supporting Rock Band 3 and Rock Band Blitz almost two years ago, but, like a rockstar that's run...

News: UK Sales Charts: Grand Theft Auto V Holds Up Top Spot

UK Sales Charts: Grand Theft Auto V Holds Up Top Spot

Zzz

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has fallen from its perch atop the UK sales charts, with Grand Theft Auto V throwing it from its throne. Rockstar Games' sublime sandbox has enjoyed a resurgence of late due to the release of its PlayStation 4 port, and is likely to maintain momentum later in the month when the PC version is unleashed. To be...

News: Your Very Own Shower Dream Is Nearing in Friday the 13th: The Video Game

Your Very Own Shower Dream Is Nearing in Friday the 13th: The Video Game

Press X to Jason

Everyone's favourite masked maniac Jason Voorhees has been out of the interactive entertainment game for some time, but Friday the 13th is set to hack its way back into your hearts later this year as part of a brand new video game. EGM reports that the release is already in production for multiple platforms – you can pretty much...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 51

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 51

Boom clap

The weather's awful, the Christmas break is over, and you're utterly broke after the holidays – Happy New Year, everyone! At least you've got that ever expanding backlog to keep you occupied through the dreary early weeks of January, and with the weekend now upon us, we want to know what you'll be playing over the coming days. You should...

News: Gaze Upon Destiny's Most Popular Weapons

Gaze Upon Destiny's Most Popular Weapons

The pick of destiny

Do you have a favourite weapon in Destiny? An armament that you've never once left in the vault, and that you always carry with you to the far reaches of the galaxy? If so, then the chances are that you've contributed to developer Bungie's investigation into the game's most popular shooters. With data taken from the last two...

News: There Are a Few Destiny Fans Somewhere in the Galaxy

There Are a Few Destiny Fans Somewhere in the Galaxy

Xur about that?

Destiny didn't come anywhere near the top of our internal Game of the Year poll, but you lot did pick it as your Silver Trophy in our community vote. Indeed, it would appear that Bungie's intergalactic shooter is a lot more popular outside of Push Square Towers' hallowed walls, as the sci-fi affair has also topped the