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News: Potential Outrage Brewing as Ultra Street Fighter 4 Launches in Crap Condition on PS4

Potential Outrage Brewing as Ultra Street Fighter 4 Launches in Crap Condition on PS4

Not quite a knockout

This hasn't started off very well, has it? What was supposed to be the definitive edition of Capcom's superb Street Fighter IV, Ultra Street Fighter IV on PlayStation 4 has launched with a slew of problems that have the hardcore fighting game crowd in an uproar. For years now, both official and non-official fighting game...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: Console Sales Remain Pretty Terrible, But Witcher 3 PS4 Takes Top Spot

Japanese Sales Charts: Console Sales Remain Pretty Terrible, But Witcher 3 PS4 Takes Top Spot

Get in, Geralt

The old saying goes that things will get worse before they get better, and that's hopefully what's happening with Japan's hardware market. Once again, last week was pretty dismal for hardware sales, as not a single console made it past the 20,000 mark. The PlayStation 4 saw a slight increase, jumping from 11,489 to 12,096 units, but...

News: Sword Art Online Fans Are Going to Be Incredibly Happy With Bandai Namco

Sword Art Online Fans Are Going to Be Incredibly Happy With Bandai Namco

Not one, but two titles heading West

It's always the case; you wait for one game to show up, and then two come along at once. Publisher Bandai Namco has announced that it's bringing Sword Art Online: Lost Song, and Sword Art Online Re: Hollow Fragment West this year. The latter, which is an enhanced port of the original Vita title, will launch...

News: Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Overdrive Looks Bonkers but Brilliant on PS4

Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Overdrive Looks Bonkers but Brilliant on PS4

Keep up if you can

Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Overdrive looks absolutely mental, but we mean that in the best possible way. At times during its newest trailer, you can barely see what's happening on the screen because of the sheer amount of carnage, but with a catchy soundtrack and promising role-playing game mechanics, this PlayStation 4...

News: As Expected, You Need to Pre-Order The Elder Scrolls Online to Play as Any Race in Any Faction on PS4

As Expected, You Need to Pre-Order The Elder Scrolls Online to Play as Any Race in Any Faction on PS4

Shaky alliance

When The Elder Scrolls Online first released on PC, there was an uproar regarding the massively multiplayer online game's pre-order strategy. Players who ordered their copy before release would receive the 'Explorer's Pack', which would allow them to freely choose their character's race, regardless of what faction they allied...

News: Star Ocean 5 May Shine Bright at E3 2015

Star Ocean 5 May Shine Bright at E3 2015

Looks like it's flying West

We don't know all that much about Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness, but that could change in the relatively near future. According to the game's character designer, Akira Yasuda, the team's busy working on imagery for E3 2015. It's unclear what kind of appearance the sci-fi role-playing game will put in at the...

Store Update: 26th May 2015 (North America)

26th May 2015 (North America)

Round and round and round

Hello everyone! Your ordinary host has been out for much of the day, but has returned just in time for the easiest post of the week: the North American PlayStation Store update. This one's actually moderately meaty, with the likes of Ultra Street Fighter IV and the handheld port of Octodad: Dadliest Catch up for grabs...

News: PlayStation Plus Subscribers to Save Paper in New NA PS Store Promotion

PlayStation Plus Subscribers to Save Paper in New NA PS Store Promotion

Every little helps

Sony's launching a new initiative in North America with this week's PlayStation Store update which will reward members of its premium service. Imaginatively named, er, PlayStation Plus Specials – don't laugh, this naming lark is hard – the deals will be refreshed weekly, and will be available exclusively for subscribers of...

News: New Witcher 3 PS4 Patch Is Out in the Wild, Addresses Performance and Enlarges Text

New Witcher 3 PS4 Patch Is Out in the Wild, Addresses Performance and Enlarges Text

Got your name on it

Well that didn't take very long, did it? The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's promised PlayStation 4 patch is available to download now - in Europe, at least. But have no fear North Americans, for CD Projekt Red has confirmed that the update will be released over on your end as soon as possible. The patch supposedly addresses the two...

News: Mad Max's New PS4 Story Trailer Is Less About Plot and More About Explosions

Mad Max's New PS4 Story Trailer Is Less About Plot and More About Explosions

Ain't no time to explain

Sometimes you just want to bask in the glory of completely over-the-top action - we understand that. But if that's the case, then don't bother slapping the word 'story' on your game's newest trailer. As you've probably guessed, Mad Max's fresh video is less about narrative exposition and more about blowing things up...

News: Beware: Witcher 3 Spoilers Are Spreading Like a Plague Around the Internet

Beware: Witcher 3 Spoilers Are Spreading Like a Plague Around the Internet

Worse than the pox

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has a whole range of different endings depending on the choices that you make during your time with the game. However, the variety on offer hasn't stopped some very nasty spoiler posts from spreading incredibly quickly across the web, much like the horrific plagues that feature in Geralt's tale...

News: You'll Likely Get Your First Look at Final Fantasy XV Episode Duscae 2.0 Next Week

You'll Likely Get Your First Look at Final Fantasy XV Episode Duscae 2.0 Next Week

Time to get active

In case you didn't already know, the Final Fantasy XV demo, otherwise known as Episode Duscae, is getting updated early next month. The demo represents a slice of the upcoming release, but Square Enix seems intent on making it into something more - and we can't really argue with that. However, details on what the incoming patch...

News: Dark Souls Wannabe Lords Of The Fallen Is Getting The Game Of The Year Treatment

Dark Souls Wannabe Lords Of The Fallen Is Getting The Game Of The Year Treatment

Release confirmed for June, includes all DLC

Lords of the Fallen was a valiant attempt to capture the brilliance of From Software's amazing Dark Souls series, and while it didn't quite match its inspiration it remains a solid purchase - as you'll know if you read our 7/10 review. If you didn't take the plunge when the game originally launched last...