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News: Yoshida: DriveClub: PS Plus Edition Delayed on PS4 Until Further Notice

Yoshida: DriveClub: PS Plus Edition Delayed on PS4 Until Further Notice

Plus, grovelling

You know that things have turned sour with your game when Shuhei Yoshida, the president of Sony Worldwide Studios, has to provide an update on it. This is the second time that PlayStation’s most popular executive has had to comment on the state of DriveClub, but considering that three weeks have passed with the most mi

News: The First of November's Free PS4 PlayStation Plus Games Won't Appeal to Everyone

The First of November's Free PS4 PlayStation Plus Games Won't Appeal to Everyone

Dry your eyes

They’ve not all been great, but we’ve really enjoyed a lot of the free titles made available through PlayStation Plus on the PlayStation 4. The likes of Velocity 2X, Pix the Cat, and Outlast are all outstanding games – and they’re titles that this editor would have purchased anyway if Sony hadn’t had the good grace to throw...

News: DriveClub: PS Plus Edition Release Date to Be Revealed When Dev Has 'Concrete' Information

DriveClub: PS Plus Edition Release Date to Be Revealed When Dev Has 'Concrete' Information

One day this decade

As part of your daily DriveClub bulletin, Evolution Studios has said that it will announce the release date of the game’s hotly anticipated PlayStation Plus version when it has “concrete information” to share. The first-party studio – which also apologised for the delay – added that while it’s now getting on top of...

Feature: What Do You Get in DriveClub: PS Plus Edition on PS4?

What Do You Get in DriveClub: PS Plus Edition on PS4?

Fast and furious

DriveClub: PS Plus Edition is undoubtedly the highlight of October’s massive PlayStation Plus update, but you may be pondering what the free PlayStation 4 download actually includes. As the name indicates, this isn’t the full version of Evolution Studios’ next-gen racer, but a cut down copy designed to give you a taste of...

News: DriveClub, Dust, and Spelunky Free for PS4 in October PS Plus Update

DriveClub, Dust, and Spelunky Free for PS4 in October PS Plus Update

Batman: Arkham Asylum, Pix the Cat, and more up for grabs

Hold onto your hats, folks – it’s the monthly PlayStation Plus update for October. Always a momentous occasion – whether you’re a fan of Sony’s recent giveaways or not – this month is definitely the largest in some time. That’s partly due to the headline addition: DriveClub:...

News: PlayStation Plus Members Will Be Able to Try Battlefield 4 for Free

PlayStation Plus Members Will Be Able to Try Battlefield 4 for Free

Sadly, only on PS3

Perhaps in an attempt to claw back some potential consumers after Battlefield 4’s atrocious launch, EA Games has announced an initiative that will allow you to play the afflicted first-person shooter for free on the PlayStation 3 for a week in North America. This will provide you with access to the full game, including its...

News: Sony Pulls Down the PS4's PlayStation Plus Paywall for One Weekend

Sony Pulls Down the PS4's PlayStation Plus Paywall for One Weekend

Free to play

Once upon a time, it was free to play multiplayer games on Sony’s flagship home console – but the PlayStation 4 has changed all of that. The platform holder sneakily announced during its E3 2013 press conference that you’ll need to pay in order to play its next-gen system online, and considering the popularity of PlayStation...

News: October PlayStation Plus Update to Go Live a Little Later in the Month

October PlayStation Plus Update to Go Live a Little Later in the Month

Good things come to PS4 owners who wait

In addition to being one of those pesky months with only 30 days, September's conclusion also happens to fall awkwardly with the usual PlayStation Plus update schedule. Brand new content is usually reserved for the first Tuesday and Wednesday of the month in North America and Europe respectively, but with...

News: Free PS4 DriveClub Taster Will Come in Addition to Usual PlayStation Plus Allocation

Free PS4 DriveClub Taster Will Come in Addition to Usual PlayStation Plus Allocation

October update will be extra special

You may have a few concerns with the quality of PlayStation Plus right now, but Sony’s aiming to shepherd you into the holiday season in style this October with a bumper update – including the hotly anticipated DriveClub PS Plus Edition sampler. While this doesn’t represent the full release, developer...

News: Sorry! PlayStation Plus Will Play Host to Plenty More PS4 Indie Games Yet

Sorry! PlayStation Plus Will Play Host to Plenty More PS4 Indie Games Yet

Good job they're good ones

Velocity 2X is arguably the best PlayStation 4 game of the year so far – and that’s despite it being given away for free with PlayStation Plus. Back when September’s lineup was announced, many deemed it the worst in quite some time, overlooking the fact that FuturLab’s super speedy shooter is seriously stellar...

News: PS4 Shooter Velocity 2X Flies for Free in September PS Plus Update

PS4 Shooter Velocity 2X Flies for Free in September PS Plus Update

PS All-Stars, Joe Danger, and more up for grabs

Take a deep breath and get ready to complain: the September PlayStation Plus update has been revealed. As this author suspected, FuturLab’s hotly anticipated arcade shooter Velocity 2X will be the headline addition on the PlayStation 4, where it will be accompanied by local multiplayer minigame...

News: PS4 Indie Road Not Taken Follows a Free Path in August PlayStation Plus Update

PS4 Indie Road Not Taken Follows a Free Path in August PlayStation Plus Update

Fez, Crysis 3, Metrico, and more

As promised, Sony has revealed the selection of free PlayStation Plus titles that will be gracing your PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita in August. The goodies – which will be available from next week – include Spry Fox’s procedurally generated puzzler Road Not Taken. Fun fact: that game shares a name...