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Review: Ultra Street Fighter IV (PlayStation 3)

Ultra Street Fighter IV (PlayStation 3)

Shoryuken handle it?

Street Fighter has long been one of the most popular fighting games in the genre, with title releases on just about every platform since 1987. The most recent Street Fighter IV demonstrates Capcom’s commitment to keeping the series alive, with a staggering five iterations on the original build making Ultra Street Fighter IV...

News: Greatness Awaits in Sony's New Budget PS3 Software Bundles

Greatness Awaits in Sony's New Budget PS3 Software Bundles

Hong Kong won't have to wait long

With the PlayStation 4 now readily available in most parts of the world, the PlayStation 3 is rapidly becoming a cheaper option for cash conscious gamers. Enter these brilliant new software bundles, which are set to release in Hong Kong next week. For starters, the ‘Artistic Pack’ includes classics such as...

Push Rewind: PS4 Firmware Updates, Valiant Hearts, and July's PS Plus Freebies

PS4 Firmware Updates, Valiant Hearts, and July's PS Plus Freebies

A good catch up

Push Rewind was conceived as a means to keep you up to date with the weekly happenings on Planet PlayStation, but seeing as this editor’s been holidaying as far away from computer screens as humanly possible over the past seven or so days, this should prove a really rather resourceful recap for your humble host, too. We’re...

News: Here's Every Trophy You'll Be Able to Earn in Upcoming PS4 Shooter Destiny

Here's Every Trophy You'll Be Able to Earn in Upcoming PS4 Shooter Destiny

Spoilers, probably

We all play games for different reasons. Some of us like to get lost in grand and intricate stories, while others are much more interested in rock-solid gameplay. Perhaps the most peculiar breed of gamer, though, is the one that plays purely for the trophies. If you fall into this latter category, we're pleased to share with you...

News: Say Hello to Tales of Xillia 2's Two Main Characters, Ludger and Elle

Say Hello to Tales of Xillia 2's Two Main Characters, Ludger and Elle

You go girl

Tales of Xillia 2 is only a couple of months away, and as you'd expect, publisher Bandai Namco is starting to throw out numerous trailers that detail the title's party members. Today, we start with the JRPG's two main characters: Ludger and Elle. As you can tell, it's probably best that protagonist Ludger is taking responsibility for...

News: The PlayStation 4 Just Can't Catch A Break In Japan

The PlayStation 4 Just Can't Catch A Break In Japan

Outsold by the PlayStation 3, again

The PlayStation 4 is selling like cakes which are exceedingly hot in pretty much every region right now — with the notable exception of Japan, where it launched in February this year. According to the latest figures from Famitsu, Sony's latest home console is being outsold not only by the rival Nintendo Wii U,...

Matters of Import: Becoming the Ace Pilot of Your Dreams in Gundam: Extreme VS Full Boost

Becoming the Ace Pilot of Your Dreams in Gundam: Extreme VS Full Boost

Well that's just fan-Feddie-tastic

Over the course of its opening five hours, Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme VS Full Boost had this particular Gundam-crazed author shouting and swearing worse than a generic Zeon pilot who's about to be blown to bits by an opposing Feddie protagonist. In layman's terms, this ridiculously named title plays host to an...

News: Raven's Cry Is Going To Swash Your Buckles On PlayStation 4

Raven's Cry Is Going To Swash Your Buckles On PlayStation 4

"We’re coming up with some surprises, that’s for sure”

It might have dropped under the radar of many gamers, but Raven's Cry is shaping up to be a pretty special take on the theme of pirates pillaging the highways of the sea. Developed by Reality Pump Studios and to be published by TopWare Interactive, the game is coming to current-gen systems...

Store Update: 25th June 2014 (Europe)

25th June 2014 (Europe)

Explore strange new worlds

This week is all about adventure on the European PSN store, which is perfect for those wishing the holidays could start early before the knock out rounds of the World Cup. Will you be visiting the past with Valiant Hearts: The Great War or will you be taking a trip to the future with Dynasty Warriors: Gundam Reborn? If a...

News: July's PS Plus Update Slashes with Strider and Teases with TowerFall Ascension on PS4

July's PS Plus Update Slashes with Strider and Teases with TowerFall Ascension on PS4

Dead Space 3, Vessel, and LEGO Batman 2 bring up the rear

Hold onto your hats, because July's PlayStation Plus update has been officially announced. As rumours suggested, Capcom's slick slash-'em-up Strider and intense indie TowerFall Ascension make up the upcoming month's PlayStation 4 offering. Elsewhere, the ageing PS3 gets scary with the...

Store Update: 24th June 2014 (North America)

24th June 2014 (North America)

It's a long one

Boy, this week's update is a huge one, so we hope your wallets are ready if certain other sales haven't managed to make them whimper like newborn infants already. If you're wanting to make more than your wallet miserably depressed, Valiant Hearts: The Great War has you covered. However, if you're wanting something more relaxing this...

Rumour: Batman: Arkham Origins Complete Edition May Be Gliding Onto PS3 In August

Batman: Arkham Origins Complete Edition May Be Gliding Onto PS3 In August

Gee willikers

Batman: Arkham Knight may have retreated to the bat cave till next year, but that doesn't mean the surly superhero is completely out of the fight. A listing on Amazon Germany recently popped up which suggests that Batman: Arkham Origins will soon be getting a game of the year-esque release on PlayStation 3. This new version,...

News: Don't Worry, Bungie Thinks Destiny Will Enjoy a Smooth Launch Despite Huge Amounts of Players

Don't Worry, Bungie Thinks Destiny Will Enjoy a Smooth Launch Despite Huge Amounts of Players

Easier said than done

After taking part in Destiny's recent Alpha, we were happy to report that we found the experience completely hassle free. We spent over 25 hours in Bungie's newly created world, and we didn't come across a single connection problem, big or small. It provided a promising glimpse of the full release, but as we all know too well,...