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News: Looks Like the PS4's Finally Getting a Proper Remote

Looks Like the PS4's Finally Getting a Proper Remote

Turn on your TV

Sony's laser focus on gaming may have won it the first part of this generation, but the PlayStation 4 has been lacking in certain areas as a consequence. It's amazing, then, that the system's only just getting a remote, which is set to release in North America on 31st October. The officially licensed device – which can be...

News: Xbox Expats May Prefer This Hori PS4 Controller

Xbox Expats May Prefer This Hori PS4 Controller

Asymmetrical sticks FTW

Data shows that a lot of ex-Xbox fans have made the switch to the PlayStation 4 this generation, but not everyone's happy with the placement of the DualShock 4's analogue sticks. While many of us have grown up with Sony's symmetrical layout, others are more familiar with the asymmetrical format adopted by Microsoft – but...

News: These Farming Simulator Peripherals Better Come to PS4

These Farming Simulator Peripherals Better Come to PS4

Raking it in

Giants Software’s curiously compelling Farming Simulator franchise may be the most authentic agricultural experience on the market barn none, but it would be a whole lot better with some tractor apparatus to really pull in the punters. Fortunately, those mad cats at Mad Catz are working on some Saitek-branded peripherals to make...

News: Having Problems with Your PS4 Controller's Analogue Sticks? These Aluminium Alternatives Should Help

Having Problems with Your PS4 Controller's Analogue Sticks? These Aluminium Alternatives Should Help

Give us some stick

There’s no denying that the PlayStation 4 controller is an enormous step forward from its predecessor, but early reports did complain about a defect in the DualShock 4’s analogue sticks. While we haven’t encountered the issue ourselves here at Push Square towers, a not insignificant number of early adopters have reported...

News: Extend Your PS4 Controller's Battery Life with the Nyko Power Pak on 26th May

Extend Your PS4 Controller's Battery Life with the Nyko Power Pak on 26th May

The waiting game

The PlayStation 4 controller has a pretty good chunk of battery life, usually clocking in at about seven or eight hours. However, if you're anything like this reporter, you probably constantly forget to charge the sleek piece of machinery, and are left trying to negotiate its criminally short connection cord. Luckily, Nyko has plans...

News: Sony to Strap on PS4's Virtual Reality Headset at GDC Today

Sony to Strap on PS4's Virtual Reality Headset at GDC Today

Probably, anyway

The seconds are ticking away ahead of Sony’s expected PlayStation 4 virtual reality unveiling today. In truth, the circumstances surrounding the anticipated accessory’s announcement are a little odd, as the platform holder is not planning a livestream of any kind. Writing on Twitter, Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida...

Feature: Five Possible PS4 Virtual Reality Experiences to Whet Your Appetite

Five Possible PS4 Virtual Reality Experiences to Whet Your Appetite

Different dimension

Sony’s rumoured virtual reality headset may be the worst kept secret in the video game industry. While the platform holder’s yet to publicly acknowledge the oft-discussed device, it’s been a source of insider excitement for over six months now. We first heard about the Oculus Rift-inspired accessory way back in September,...