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News: Japanese Sales Charts: PS4 Manages to Cling to the Top Spot Despite Another Drop

Japanese Sales Charts: PS4 Manages to Cling to the Top Spot Despite Another Drop

Hangin' on in there

Despite the fact that we thought the PlayStation 4 would finally be knocked from its perch at the top last week, Sony's sleek home console actually managed to seize another victory, even though sales have slipped again, this time by around 2000 units. Of course, this is still only possible because of the fact that New 3DS...

Store Update: 22nd April 2015 (Europe)

22nd April 2015 (Europe)

Tonight's the knight

We're running out of spade-related puns, so let us just say things straight: Shovel Knight is out on the European PlayStation Store this week. There's a fairly healthy roster of software for PlayStation owners to sink their teeth into actually, with LA Cops and Assassin's Creed Chronicles: China also part of the roster. Basement...

News: Adventure Time Investigates PS4, PS3 This Fall

Adventure Time Investigates PS4, PS3 This Fall

Ooo

There's been a selection of less-than-stellar Adventure Time tie-ins released on PlayStation platforms over the years, but the forthcoming Adventure Time: Finn and Jake Investigations aims to take the popular Cartoon Network series in an all-new direction. Indeed, this outing's shunning the isometric exploits of its immediate predecessor in...

Store Update: 21st April 2015 (North America)

21st April 2015 (North America)

Mr. Digger

There's a spade with your name on this week, as Shovel Knight turns the Earth on PlayStation platforms. The hotly anticipated Yacht Club Games side-scroller is joined by Assassin's Creed Chronicles: China and LA Cops in this week's North American PlayStation Store update, which is live now. PS4 Games: Assassin's Creed Chronicles:...

News: Here's Your First Look at Destiny's House of Wolves Social Space in the Reef

Here's Your First Look at Destiny's House of Wolves Social Space in the Reef

A brave new world

Ahead of tomorrow's livestream of the location, Bungie's released a teaser trailer that shows a quick glimpse of the Reef's social space in Destiny's second DLC, House of Wolves. As you'd expect, it's quite dark, moody, and, er, purple. It'll boast new characters, upgrades, and gear. If you're sick of seeing the Tower, you'll...

News: Dragon Ball XenoVerse's Third DLC Pack Features Resurrection of F Goku, Vegeta, and Frieza, Releases Next Month

Dragon Ball XenoVerse's Third DLC Pack Features Resurrection of F Goku, Vegeta, and Frieza, Releases Next Month

Time to go beyond Super Saiyan God

The Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection of F hype is real, and fans who are eagerly awaiting the worldwide release of the feature film will be delighted to know that characters from the movie will be included in Dragon Ball XenoVerse's third DLC pack. That's quite good timing, isn't it? Dragon Ball XenoVerse's first...

News: Metal Gear Online Has a Decent Player Count, Supports More on PS4 than PS3

Metal Gear Online Has a Decent Player Count, Supports More on PS4 than PS3

Sounds boss

Multiplayer battles are going to be pretty glorious in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's Metal Gear Online mode, if player counts are anything to go by. On PlayStation 4, the competitive offering will support up to 16 players, while the PlayStation 3 version of the game will support up to 12. With eight players per team on Sony's...

News: Sony's Finally Doing Some Maintenance on PS4's Messaging Utility

Sony's Finally Doing Some Maintenance on PS4's Messaging Utility

Snail mail

Messages on the PlayStation 4 have gotten faster of late, but they're still not as immediate as they should be. Fortunately, platform holder Sony has announced some cross-platform maintenance on the PlayStation Network's communications module, which will run – in the UK at least – from 05:00AM BST until 08:00AM BST on Wednesday,...

Interview: Digging Deep with Shovel Knight Developer Yacht Club Games

Digging Deep with Shovel Knight Developer Yacht Club Games

Knight to see you

Since the release of Shovel Knight, developer Yacht Club Games has been lavished with nothing but love for how well it's refined old-school goodness – in fact, some fans have even said that the 2D platformer has set a new standard for indies. We got in touch with the team's David D'Angelo to talk about bringing the title to...

Out This Week: Shovel Knight, Assassin's Creed Chronicles: China, LA Cops

Shovel Knight, Assassin's Creed Chronicles: China, LA Cops

New digs

And that's officially it: the big, blockbuster retail releases are taking a break for a few weeks – it's a good thing that there's tons of PlayStation Network stuff in the pipeline, huh? This week's a particularly good one for digital downloads, if only because Shovel Knight is part of the roster. We've been looking forward to Yacht...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 64

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 64

Fists of fury

Get over here! No, we're not going to play body tennis with your skull, but we're instead inviting you for a good ol' chinwag about your weekend. The great ball o' fire in the sky's shining here in sunny England, but that hasn't stopped our ragtag crew of reviewers from shutting the curtains and getting stuck into some serious gaming...