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Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 95

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 95

Thanks for the video games

We're fast approaching our centenary issue of WAYP, which can't come soon enough seeing as we've run out of things to write in these increasingly awkward pre-ambles. It's amazing to think that we've been putting this feature together for almost three years now. In fact, it's something that your humble host would, y'know,...

News: PES 2016 Scores a Free-to-Play Version on PS4, PS3

PES 2016 Scores a Free-to-Play Version on PS4, PS3

Hits the back of the net next month

Just a day after announcing that the long-awaited Data Pack #2 would be hitting PES 2016 on the 3rd December, Konami, to much surprise, has also revealed that a free-to-play version of the football sim will release a week later. This free version will contain seven teams to use in exhibition mode, as well as...

News: You Can Get 10 Per Cent Off PlayStation Store Purchases with This Voucher

You Can Get 10 Per Cent Off PlayStation Store Purchases with This Voucher

But only in America right now, we're afraid

What's better than a belly full of turkey? 10 per cent off your next PlayStation Store purchase, of course. Sony's rolled out a North American discount code which is valid until 12:00PM PT on 1st December, and will grant you money off a full cart of gaming goods. Simply use the code FH24P5BDR6 before...

Guide: UK Black Friday 2015 Deals - Every PS4, PS3, and PlayStation Vita Sale

UK Black Friday 2015 Deals - Every PS4, PS3, and PlayStation Vita Sale

Lightning deals for limeys

So, here's the deal: our Black Friday 2015 guide got so big that we, er, exceeded the character limit imposed by our system. This is a blessing in disguise, though, because we've decided to break the UK's various PlayStation doorbusters away from the American ones. Seeing as the sales are so much better across the...

Guide: USA Black Friday 2015 Deals - Every PS4, PS3 and PlayStation Vita Sale

USA Black Friday 2015 Deals - Every PS4, PS3 and PlayStation Vita Sale

All of the best lightning deals and doorbusters

The biggest day in the shopping calendar always brings bonkers gaming bundurus, and we're here yet again for Black Friday 2015 to guide you through all of the best PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita deals in the United States and the UK. If you're in the market for hardware, software, or even...

Soapbox: Why Mass Effect 2 on PlayStation Plus Deserves Your Attention

Why Mass Effect 2 on PlayStation Plus Deserves Your Attention

Sheparding the flock

In case you don't know, Mass Effect 2 is currently available to download though PlayStation Plus . The second title in BioWare's sci-fi trilogy, it remains one of my favourite ever games – and I'm here to tell you why I think everyone should at least give it a go. It's not that Mass Effect 2 is an absolutely perfect...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: Star Wars Battlefront Explodes onto the Scene and Boosts PS4

Japanese Sales Charts: Star Wars Battlefront Explodes onto the Scene and Boosts PS4

The force is strong, etc.

The PlayStation 4 is finally holding steady in Japan, with last week's sales hitting a total of 29,052 units. It was helped, of course, by a very successful Star Wars Battlefront launch, which saw the blockbuster release sell through 123,908 copies - more than enough to put it at the top of the software charts...

Store Update: 24th November 2015 (North America)

24th November 2015 (North America)

Beyond!

We're working on Grace Chen Time this week, so apologies for the North American PlayStation Store update going live about… Well, 12 hours late. It's not the biggest update ever this time, but there are a few things worth looking forward to: Beyond: Two Souls, Bloodborne: The Old Hunters, and the Rainbow Six Siege open beta. Good...

Store Update: 24th November 2015 (Europe)

24th November 2015 (Europe)

Job lot

The big games like Call of Duty: Black Ops III and Star Wars Battlefront are out, but the PlayStation Store ain't taking a break to breathe yet. This week sees the arrival of Bloodborne: The Old Hunters – the hotly anticipated DLC for From Software's brilliantly PlayStation 4 exclusive. Elsewhere, there's also Beyond: Two Souls and Primal...

News: UK Sales Charts: Star Wars Battlefront Feels the Force on PS4

UK Sales Charts: Star Wars Battlefront Feels the Force on PS4

Sony SKU outsells other systems combined

Star Wars Battlefront has become the fastest selling Star Wars title of all time in the UK, beating previous record holder The Force Unleashed by 117 per cent. The game sold almost 60 per cent of its copies on the PlayStation 4, meaning that Sony's system beat the Xbox One and PC's combined tally by some...

Push Rewind: PS2 Games on PS4, Sony's 2016 Lineup, and Star Wars Battlefront

PS2 Games on PS4, Sony's 2016 Lineup, and Star Wars Battlefront

Old-school

This was shaping up to be a quiet week until Sony decided to reveal that PlayStation 2 games are coming to the PlayStation 4. It's been a bit crazy since then, with Star Wars Battlefront being the title that's been taking up the bulk of our attention. Fortunately, we padded out the start of the week by looking at next year's lineup –...