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Talking Point: Is PlayStation Plus Helping or Hindering the PS Vita?

Is PlayStation Plus Helping or Hindering the PS Vita?

Playing the waiting game

Speculation seeping out of this week’s NPD sales report suggests that Media Molecule’s universally acclaimed PlayStation Vita exclusive Tearaway sold around 14,000 copies in North America during its release window. That number is heartbreaking for a title that not only came close to a 10/10 on this site, but also...

News: DmC: Devil May Cry Sheds Its Silver Locks for EU PS Plus Refresh

DmC: Devil May Cry Sheds Its Silver Locks for EU PS Plus Refresh

Borderlands 2, Soul Sacrifice, and Don't Starve also up for grabs

As the sun sets on another month, Sony is teasing the bevy of bandwidth busting PlayStation Plus content that is set to occupy your greedy hard-drive over the winter weeks. Several smash hits are set to join the Instant Game Collection in Europe imminently, with the highlight being...

News: Sony Gives Thanks with Meaty North American PS Plus Update

Sony Gives Thanks with Meaty North American PS Plus Update

Borderlands 2, GRID 2, Dyad, and more

Swallow that chunk of Thanksgiving turkey before you continue, North American readers – we don’t want you choking over next month’s PlayStation Plus update. Never ones to take a break, Sony has outlined December’s cracking Instant Game Collection offering, and there are a handful of humdingers in here...

Guide: How to Upload PS4 Save Data to the PlayStation Plus Cloud

How to Upload PS4 Save Data to the PlayStation Plus Cloud

Copying progress

While you’ll need a PlayStation Plus subscription to engage in online multiplayer matches on the PlayStation 4, the service still comes with all of the same perks from the PlayStation 3 and Vita. Chief among these is the ability to copy your save data to the cloud, where it will be stored safely should you have a hardware failure...

News: PS4 Shooter Resogun Reloads in Gigantic European PS Plus Update

PS4 Shooter Resogun Reloads in Gigantic European PS Plus Update

GRID 2, Sonic Racing, and more up for grabs

And so it begins. Next month’s European PlayStation Plus update includes the very first batch of PlayStation 4 content, with Housemarque’s delicious shoot-‘em-up Resogun and Compulsion Games’ intriguing puzzle platformer Contrast available for free for subscribers. They’re just two of an enormous...

News: Resogun, Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen, and Soul Sacrifice Front NA PS Plus Update

Resogun, Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen, and Soul Sacrifice Front NA PS Plus Update

How do you like it, how do you like it?

It’s true that SCEA has been criticised for its supposedly weak PlayStation Plus lineups in the past, but we doubt that anyone could feel let down by November’s absolutely enormous selection. With the PlayStation 4 set to deploy midway through the month, the company’s latest offering includes free...

News: Remember Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance with Staggering EU PS Plus Refresh

Remember Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance with Staggering EU PS Plus Refresh

Raiden you subscribe?

PlayStation Plus is just getting silly now. Every month we expect the quality of the service to take an overdue plunge, but it somehow manages to defy our expectations every single time. That’s certainly the case in November, with the platform holder lining up an absolute screamer of a selection for European subscribers...

News: Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning Cuts NA PS Plus

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning Cuts NA PS Plus

Shadow of the Colossus, Hotline Miami, and more along for the ride

With the sun setting on September, Sony has pulled back the curtain on its major Instant Game Collection additions for October in North America. PlayStation Plus subscribers can look forward to scooping some serious loot in Big Huge Games’ underrated Kingdoms of Amalur:...

News: Far Cry 3 Hang Glides into EU PS Plus Instant Game Collection

Far Cry 3 Hang Glides into EU PS Plus Instant Game Collection

Dragon's Dogma, Street Fighter X Tekken, and more join the party

We’re approaching the end of the month, and that means that Sony’s pulled back the curtain on yet another frankly insane European PlayStation Plus update. Starting from 25th September, you’ll be able to download Ubisoft’s tropical first-person shooter Far Cry 3 for free. The...

News: PlayStation Plus Will Rake in $1.2 Billion a Year, Reckons Analyst

PlayStation Plus Will Rake in $1.2 Billion a Year, Reckons Analyst

Did it for the dollar sign

Sony’s decision to introduce a subscription paywall to its multiplayer offerings on the PlayStation 4 may have irritated some people, but it’s not hard to see why the platform holder made the decision. According to IHS analyst Piers Harding-Rolls, the firm stands to earn a whopping $1.2 billion in annual consumer...

News: Pssht, You Won't Need to Pay to Share Game Footage on PS4

Pssht, You Won't Need to Pay to Share Game Footage on PS4

Shiny happy people

We’re convinced that Sony’s been glugging holy water or something. The company can’t seem to do anything wrong at the moment – and that’s making Microsoft’s errors stand out like a lighthouse beacon. Earlier in the week, the Redmond-based manufacturer revealed that you’ll need an Xbox Live Gold account to access the...

News: Need for Speed: Most Wanted Leads High-Octane EU PS Plus Refresh

Need for Speed: Most Wanted Leads High-Octane EU PS Plus Refresh

Lineup includes Mafia II, Spec Ops: The Line, and more

The sun is certainly shining, but that’s not stopping Sony from waving the chequered flag on another insane European PlayStation Plus offering. Starting from 31st July, you’ll be able to burn rubber in Need for Speed: Most Wanted, all without needing to worry about the price of petrol. But...