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News: The Teen Who Ruined PS4's Christmas Narrowly Avoids Jail

The Teen Who Ruined PS4's Christmas Narrowly Avoids Jail

Convicted of over 50,000 computer crimes

Do you remember when the PlayStation Network went down? No, we don't mean last night – we're talking about the last major outage, which occurred over Christmas. Sony's servers were down for days, and while the whole sorry affair was good for our traffic ticker, it didn't exactly reflect well on the platform...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: PS Vita and Persona 4 Dancing All Night Take a Tumble

Japanese Sales Charts: PS Vita and Persona 4 Dancing All Night Take a Tumble

Murder on the dance floor

After a brief stint at the top, the Vita's fallen down the Japanese charts along with heavy hitting exclusive Persona 4 Dancing All Night. Sony's handheld device sold through just 14,067 units last week, while the aforementioned dance-'em-up went from selling 94,036 copies in its first week to 13,028 in its second -...

Store Update: 7th July 2015 (North America)

7th July 2015 (North America)

On target

With all of the PlayStation Network disruption yesterday, the North American PlayStation Store update came hot in the middle of the night, so we're sorry if we're posting it later than normal. Still, if you haven't had a chance to browse the Japanese giant's online plaza, the highlights include Rocket League and the PlayStation Vita port...

News: This Probably Isn't The Dragon Quest Announcement You Wanted

This Probably Isn't The Dragon Quest Announcement You Wanted

Square Enix wants in on the Minecraft crowd

Last week, Square Enix was teasing a Dragon Quest announcement in Japan. Many speculated that the publisher was going to reveal the series' next main instalment, while others thought that it could have something to do with the franchise's well known spin-offs. As it turns out, both guesses were wrong, as...

News: Conversations with Creators Kicks Off with Destiny: The Taken King

Conversations with Creators Kicks Off with Destiny: The Taken King

Chewing the cud

We'll let you into a little secret here: interviewing big developers is hard. With so many other publications in the world, it's almost impossible to land a lengthy chat with a AAA team – and when the opportunity does arise, there'll almost always be a public relations person waiting to shut down every other question that you ask...

News: It Sounds Like the PSN's Having Trouble

It Sounds Like the PSN's Having Trouble

Here we go again

Can't sign into the PlayStation Network? Is the PlayStation Store unavailable? If the reports that we're getting sent are accurate, Sony's network is having some issues – but the company is aware. Follow us on Twitter for more updates on the ongoing PSN issues According to the PSN's status page, you may have trouble getting...

News: Helldivers: Super-Earth Ultimate Edition Blasts into Brick and Mortar Stores

Helldivers: Super-Earth Ultimate Edition Blasts into Brick and Mortar Stores

Masters of the market

Helldivers, the Arrowhead developed isometric smash for all three flagship PlayStation formats, has been such a success on the PlayStation Store that it's receiving a retail release next month. Helldivers: Super-Earth Ultimate Edition will come with the original PlayStation 4 game on Blu-ray, as well as downloadable vouchers...

Store Update: 7th July 2015 (Europe)

7th July 2015 (Europe)

Day early friend

Well this is all rather new, isn't it? The European PlayStation Store historically doesn't update until Wednesday, but with more and more games dropping on a Tuesday, it seems like Sony's decided to share the lineup for the Old World a little earlier. It's worth noting that not every game is out today, but most are. The question is:...

Out This Week: Rocket League, Geometry Wars 3 Vita, Pneuma: Breath of Life

Rocket League, Geometry Wars 3 Vita, Pneuma: Breath of Life

The beautiful game

After a brief hiatus for E3 2015 and various holidays, we're bringing Out This Week back with a vengeance. With the sun currently scorching the UK – seriously, it's been baking here the past few days – you may be dreading the impending summer drought, but things are actually looking quite fruitful here on Planet PlayStation...

News: UK Sales Charts: Batman: Arkham Knight Grapples Top Spot

UK Sales Charts: Batman: Arkham Knight Grapples Top Spot

No Joker

Batman: Arkham Knight has overcome Scarecrow's fear toxin to top the UK sales charts for a second consecutive week. Warner Bros' domination of the industry continued as LEGO Jurassic World completed yet another double header for the publisher, which has been knocking it out of the park ever since Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor released last...

News: Minecraft: Story Mode Has Been Detailed, and It's Building onto PS4, PS3 this Year

Minecraft: Story Mode Has Been Detailed, and It's Building onto PS4, PS3 this Year

We nether saw this coming

Joining the ranks of Telltale's The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, and more recent Tales from the Borderlands releases is Minecraft: Story Mode, an episodic game series that will create new lore for Minecraft. The title was properly revealed earlier today at this year's Minecon convention. Instead of following the story...

News: Here's What's in Destiny: The Taken King on PS4

Here's What's in Destiny: The Taken King on PS4

More than meets the eye?

Bungie is promoting its latest Destiny expansion as more than downloadable content. "It's more than DLC," the developer said in a blog post. "It's a game." Whether or not that claim is a bit too bold, we will say that there's lots of new stuff coming to Destiny in September. In the words of Bungie itself, here's what you...

News: It's The Weekend, So Of Course PSN Is Down

It's The Weekend, So Of Course PSN Is Down

Oh, come on

Well, you can cancel your social weekend gaming plans: the PlayStation Network is currently down, according to countless reports that we've received all within the last ten or so minutes. We can confirm that we're offline here at the Push Square offices, too. Are you about to put your PlayStation 4 through the nearest window? Sit down...

News: Destiny's Writing Is 'Boring as S***' According to Arrested Development Actor David Cross

Destiny's Writing Is 'Boring as S***' According to Arrested Development Actor David Cross

Agree?

David Cross, perhaps best known for his role as Tobias in American sitcom Arrested Development, was actually involved in the development of Destiny at one point, the actor has revealed. Along with comedian Brian Posehn, the duo was asked to "punch up" the sci-fi shooter's script by adding in some jokes. "We were flown up to Bellevue,...

News: Saint Seiya: Soldiers' Soul Blows PS4 and PS3 Away This September

Saint Seiya: Soldiers' Soul Blows PS4 and PS3 Away This September

Power of the cosmo

Saint Seiya: Soliders' Soul will be blitzing onto store shelves later this year, and we've got the trailer to prove it. The anime-based brawler's a sequel to Saint Seiya: Brave Soldiers, which released back in 2013 on the PlayStation 3. The follow-up features new story arcs along with a slew of new characters, and it's also...