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News: Expect a Fallout 4: Far Harbor Performance Improving Patch Next Week on PS4

Expect a Fallout 4: Far Harbor Performance Improving Patch Next Week on PS4

See through the fog

We were kind of hoping that Bethesda would be able to get a patch out earlier in the week to address Fallout 4: Far Harbor's serious frame rate issues on PlayStation 4, but it sadly didn't arrive in time for the weekend. However, over on its official Twitter account, the developer has confirmed that a fix is incoming. "We've...

News: A Year Later, The Witcher 3 Gets One of Its Biggest PS4 Patches Ever

A Year Later, The Witcher 3 Gets One of Its Biggest PS4 Patches Ever

Better than ever

You've got to hand it to CD Projekt Red; when it comes to supporting its games, the Polish studio deserves all the praise that it gets. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is now over a year old, and it's about to get a huge patch on PlayStation 4 that tweaks and fixes a load of different things for the better. The update obviously prepares...

News: Bethesda Actively Working on Improvements for Fallout 4: Far Harbor's Framerate

Bethesda Actively Working on Improvements for Fallout 4: Far Harbor's Framerate

Fog of war

Our review of Fallout 4: Far Harbor went live this week, heavily criticising the add-on's performance on the PlayStation 4. Many argued that we should have given the expansive expansion a pass considering the quality of the content contained within, but we believe that critical framerate issues such as those encountered in this instance...

News: The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine will Bite into About 15GB of Your PS4 Hard Drive

The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine will Bite into About 15GB of Your PS4 Hard Drive

Smaller patch also incoming

Well it wasn't going to be small, was it? Blood and Wine, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's final expansion, will take up 10-15GB of your PlayStation 4's hard drive, CD Projekt Red has confirmed. In other words, you'll want to set some time aside to get this one downloaded before you jump into Geralt's last big adventure...

News: Homefront: The Revolution's Day One Patch Makes the Game Run Properly

Homefront: The Revolution's Day One Patch Makes the Game Run Properly

As you'd expect

Surprise, surprise: Homefront: The Revolution has a day one patch that comes "strongly recommended" by developer Dambuster Studios. Apparently, the update offers a "range of performance and frame rate improvements". In other words, if you want the game to run as well as you'd expect, you'll probably want to nab this file before you...

News: Fallout 4's Survival Mode Crawls onto PS4 This Friday

Fallout 4's Survival Mode Crawls onto PS4 This Friday

Limping to the finish line

The Fallout 4 news is coming thick and fast this afternoon. Following the reveal of Far Harbor's release date and official trailer, Bethesda's reiterated that it still expects Update 1.5 - which includes the long awaited revamped survival mode - to launch this week on PlayStation 4. The publisher says that the patch...

News: Fallout 4 Survival Mode Set to Irradiate PS4 Next Week

Fallout 4 Survival Mode Set to Irradiate PS4 Next Week

Pack those stims

After a long wait, Fallout 4's revamped survival mode will be coming to PlayStation 4 next week, Bethesda estimates. The punishing new setting does away with privileges like quicksave and autosave, forcing you to eat, drink, and sleep in order to survive the dangers of the Commonwealth. Survival mode's been in a beta testing phase...

News: Rocket League Hoops Laces Its Hi-Tops in PS4 Patch

Rocket League Hoops Laces Its Hi-Tops in PS4 Patch

Net it now

Rocket League Hoops, the free basketball-inspired spin-off mode for Psyonix's future sports smash, is available now for free on the PlayStation 4. You should net the title's latest patch, v1.17, the moment that you boot up your console, which includes access to the new mode and arena. The update also includes support for all of the NBA...

News: Housemarque Confirms Local Co-Op for Alienation the Only Way It Knows How

Housemarque Confirms Local Co-Op for Alienation the Only Way It Knows How

Together forever

We think that PlayStation 4 exclusive Alienation is out of this world, but one drawback is the lack of local multiplayer at launch. Stephen Tailby mentioned in our review that Housemarque tends to provide stellar post-release support for its games, however, and it hasn't taken long for the Finnish firm to confirm that it'll be add

News: Dark Souls III 1.04 Patch Makes Some Adjustments

Dark Souls III 1.04 Patch Makes Some Adjustments

Praise the sun

How did you get on with Dark Souls III this weekend, readers? We prayed to the Orphan of Kos for help besting the Abyss Watchers, and he responded in kind. We're kinda worried we're going to be whisked away by a giant slug to a Cthulhu-esque nightmare realm in return, however. It was probably worth it – we got a Silver Trophy for...