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News: PSN Gets Attacked Every Single Day, Says Sony

PSN Gets Attacked Every Single Day, Says Sony

"It's a constant battle"

Credit where credit's due: the PlayStation Network has been very stable these past few months. While there were regular outages over the holidays, we're yet to report on any significant downtime in 2015, which is, of course, the way that it should be. Spare a thought, however, for the engineers working hard to make that...

Store Update: 4th March 2015 (Europe)

4th March 2015 (Europe)

Just the tip

It's Wednesday, which can only mean one thing: it's European PlayStation Store update day. Y'know, next time that you're perusing one of these posts, spare a thought for this author, who struggles to come up with introductions to these articles every week. Highlights this time include OlliOlli 2: Welcome to Olliwood, Helldivers, and the...

Store Update: 3rd March 2015 (North America)

3rd March 2015 (North America)

The drop

There's tons to choose from in this week's North American PlayStation Store update, with Helldivers, White Night, and Zombie Army Trilogy all available on the PlayStation 4. It's a particularly big week for the PlayStation Vita, with La-Mulana Ex and OlliOlli 2: Welcome to Olliwood also up for grabs. And, of course, there are those

News: PlayStation's Winning the Digital Games Revenue War

PlayStation's Winning the Digital Games Revenue War

And by quite some margin, it seems

When looking at console sales, people often overlook the network impact. Indeed, we're so focused on hardware numbers that we tend to forget that every PlayStation 4 sold means a potential PlayStation Plus subscription and various PlayStation Network purchases as well. It would appear that Sony's quietly lapping...

News: Get Great Deals on 8 Weeks of Upcoming PS4 Games with the PlayStation Store's Newest Promotion

Get Great Deals on 8 Weeks of Upcoming PS4 Games with the PlayStation Store's Newest Promotion

The sound of money

Wow, well this is a pretty good promotion. 2015's Spring Fever deals are kicking off soon on the PlayStation Store, with PlayStation Plus subscribers able to knock down the prices on eight weeks' worth of new releases. The concept is a pretty simple one: basically, a new PlayStation 4 title is going to launch once a week for...

Store Update: 25th February 2015 (Europe)

25th February 2015 (Europe)

Brace yourself

Who's hungry for new PlayStation content? Yes, we are, too – and fortunately this week's European PlayStation Store update is absolutely packed to the rafters with goodies. Highlights include Dragon Ball Xenoverse and Resident Evil: Revelations 2, but there are also smaller delicacies like Scram Kitty DX and new DriveClub DLC up for...

News: Sony's Looking into Problems with Downloading Dragon Ball XenoVerse and Resident Evil: Revelations 2

Sony's Looking into Problems with Downloading Dragon Ball XenoVerse and Resident Evil: Revelations 2

Should have known

Today's a pretty big day for game releases, but, as per usual, something's went a bit wrong on the PlayStation Store. Many users are reporting that they can't download or preload Dragon Ball XenoVerse and Resident Evil: Revelations 2. This appears to be caused by some sort of problem with Sony's service, but the company has...

Store Update: 18th February 2015 (Europe)

18th February 2015 (Europe)

Ready at dawn

The slew of discounts on the European PlayStation Store are arguably the highlight this week, but let's not ignore the new arrivals, which include The Order: 1886, Dead or Alive 5: Last Round, and Q*Bert Rebooted. There are also a bunch of fresh themes on the PS4 and Vita, including some birthday designs for the latter device...

News: Save on 2014's Biggest Games in the Latest NA PSN Sale

Save on 2014's Biggest Games in the Latest NA PSN Sale

Critical hit to the wallet

It seems like we can't go a single week without there being some sort of PlayStation Store sale going on. And while we're not necessarily complaining, we still fear for all those poor, empty wallets out there. The latest wave of discounts centre on some of the biggest games of last year. Dubbed the 'Critics' Choice...

News: Remember, PSN Will Be Undergoing Maintenance Later Today

Remember, PSN Will Be Undergoing Maintenance Later Today

Strap yourself in

This is just a friendly reminder that the PlayStation Network will be undergoing scheduled maintenance later today, as stated earlier in the week. The service will be partially unavailable from 17:00PM GMT until 20:30PM GMT, meaning that you won't be able to access account management, the PlayStation Store, and various online...

Store Update: 11th February 2015 (Europe)

11th February 2015 (Europe)

Here be monsters

There's a decent amount of variety on the PlayStation Store this week, as four-versus-one shooter Evolve stomps onto the scene along with brilliant blast-'em-up Super Stardust Ultra, which zooms onto the PlayStation 4 for the first time. Akiba's Trip: Undead and Undressed also fumbles comically onto Sony's newest console today,...