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News: The Price Is Right with New Call of Duty: Ghosts Add-On Packs

The Price Is Right with New Call of Duty: Ghosts Add-On Packs

Get ducky with it

In the midst of all of the Titanfall love, Activision is attempting to spice up Call of Duty: Ghosts with a handful of new item customisation packs. Each add-on includes a decal theme that can be applied to your weapons, player card, reticule, and profile background. As of now, only four of these purrfect packs have been announced,...

News: Tony Hawk Hops Back on His Board in Brand New Game

Tony Hawk Hops Back on His Board in Brand New Game

Don't bail this time

Skateboarding star Tony Hawk is getting ready to ride again, as there’s a new entry in Activision’s legendary extreme sports series in production. Oblivious to any non-disclosure agreements, the Birdman told a local North American radio station that he’s performing motion capture for the upcoming title, and that it’s...

Review: Earth Defense Force 2025 (PlayStation 3)

Earth Defense Force 2025 (PlayStation 3)

Alien ant harm

The biggest bugs in Earth Defense Force 2025 are not the iconic silver-backed ants that grace its outrageously ostentatious box art. The latest entry in Sandlot’s cult co-operative shooter series is a technical disaster, running a gamut of performance blunders larger than its colossal robotic adversaries. However, franchise fans...

News: Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Puts the PS3 Behind Bars

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Puts the PS3 Behind Bars

Prison bat

Much like Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation before it, handheld superhero spin-off Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate is being blown up to the big screen. Following a slew of rumours regarding the release’s fate, publisher Warner Bros has confirmed that the Dark Knight will return in a Deluxe Edition of the game on the PlayStation 3,...

Hands On: A Fresh Spawn's Journey Through the First Few Hours of Dark Souls II

A Fresh Spawn's Journey Through the First Few Hours of Dark Souls II

Soul sister

The Souls series is not for the faint-hearted. Constant deaths, insane difficulty spikes, and an ever present sense of doom are just a handful of reasons behind the brand’s success among a growing niche of brave gamers. Somehow, developer From Software has managed to make its once masochistic franchise a bit of a blockbuster, and...

Review: Master Reboot (PlayStation Network)

Master Reboot (PlayStation Network)

On and off

An intriguing narrative and a clever setting can go a long way in a sci-fi adventure game, but it’s a difficult thing to pull off. As such, Master Reboot – a Myst-esque excursion by BAFTA Cymru award winning developer Wales Interactive – struggles to combine its great ideas into a compelling whole. The title comes close at times,...

News: Wolfenstein: The New Order Brings Impending DOOM to PS4, PS3

Wolfenstein: The New Order Brings Impending DOOM to PS4, PS3

In another castle

Bethesda has confirmed that Machine Games’ super satisfying cinematic shooter Wolfenstein: The New Order will release on 20th May in North America and 23rd May in Europe – but that’s not the only surprise that it’s got in store. The publisher has revealed that purchasing the first-person franchise refresh will reward you...

Store Update: 19th February 2014 (Europe)

19th February 2014 (Europe)

Blades and bandages

As with its North American counterpart, there’s plenty to get excited about in this European PlayStation Store update. Once again, the main highlight is Double Helix’s hotly anticipated Strider reboot, but there’s also the arrival of Rayman Legends on the PlayStation 4. Elsewhere, there are a bevy of new PlayStation Vita...

Store Update: 18th February 2014 (North America)

18th February 2014 (North America)

Hiryu go

Double Helix’s anticipated Strider reboot headlines another swell North American PlayStation Store update this week, which also plays host to a standalone version of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag’s recent Freedom Cry expansion and silly shooter Earth Defense Force 2025. Other arrivals include Gunslugs on the PlayStation Vita and

Who Would Win Wednesdays: Dante vs. Kratos

Dante vs. Kratos

Round four

Well, well, well, if it isn't another round of Who Would Win Wednesdays. Time flies when you're busy imagining fictional video game characters kicking the stuffing out of each other, as proven by the fact that the mighty brawl between Lu Bu and Ezio Auditore da Firenze took place a whole week ago. Everyone's favourite cunning Italian...

News: There Are More Developers Working on PS4 Than Any Other Console

There Are More Developers Working on PS4 Than Any Other Console

Teacher's pet

This week just keeps getting better and better for the PlayStation 4. With Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima proclaiming that the system is the "best console" currently available and Sony revealing that it has already sold over five million units, figures have now been released that show that a whopping one-in-five developers are...

News: Activision Replenish Energon with Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark Screens

Activision Replenish Energon with Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark Screens

Even more to meet the eye

Get ready to roll out with these new Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark screenshots. Announced late last week, the licensed title aims to merge Michael Bay's divisive movie property with that of High Moon Studios' popular game universe. As well as being the successor to the excellent Transformers: Fall of Cybertron, th

Review: The Wolf Among Us: Episode 2 - Smoke And Mirrors (PlayStation Network)

The Wolf Among Us: Episode 2 - Smoke And Mirrors (PlayStation Network)

Bite me

When the first episode of Telltale Games’ fairytale-infused noire-esque thriller The Wolf Among Us first latched its jaws onto the PlayStation 3 last October, we were completely blown away by how well its comic book source material translated. Thankfully, the agonising four month wait for the story to continue has now concluded – but has...

News: More Special Treatment as PS4 Gets Best Version of Ground Zeroes

More Special Treatment as PS4 Gets Best Version of Ground Zeroes

Snake in at 1080p

Following industry legend Hideo Kojima's praise of the PlayStation 4, new details have revealed that Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes will run at 1080p on Sony's super machine, compared to 720p on the Xbox One. Both next-gen instalments will run at 60 frames-per-second, while the PlayStation 3 version will run in 720p at 30...

News: Not Every PlayStation Port Sells Better Than Its Wii U Equivalent

Not Every PlayStation Port Sells Better Than Its Wii U Equivalent

Stuck in the Mudd

There may be a much larger install base on the PlayStation 3 and Vita, but Renegade Kid’s awesome 8-bit throwback Mutant Mudds Deluxe has managed to sell more units on the Wii U than on the PlayStation Network and Steam combined. Company co-founder Jools Watsham confirmed the snippet on Twitter, adding that the Nintendo 3DS has...

News: PS3 Gets Gothic Goodies with Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate HD

PS3 Gets Gothic Goodies with Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate HD

No smoke and mirrors about this

Castlevania fans will be pleased to learn that pre-ordering the digital version of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 will bag you a free copy of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate HD. PlayStation 3 owners will be able to unlock this bonus when they buy the Konami title through the PlayStation Store. The game...