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Video: Has Manhunt Come Dressed to Kill on PS4?

Has Manhunt Come Dressed to Kill on PS4?

Making a murderer

One of the most controversial games of the PlayStation 2 era slipped a noose around the neck of the PlayStation 4 recently, and we figured that it was worth checking out. Manhunt is the latest title to be spruced up for Sony's new-gen system, with Trophies and 1080p visuals added to the very bloody broth. But is it worth...

News: Rockstar Games to Reveal Exciting Future Projects Soon

Rockstar Games to Reveal Exciting Future Projects Soon

Red dead?

Could we get a glimpse of Red Dead Redemption 2 at this year's E3? It's still one of this author's big predictions for next month's show, and while label Rockstar Games is remaining quiet, publishing overlord Take Two has hinted that we may hear more soon. Indeed, speaking as part of the firm's latest round of financial results, CEO...

Video: Does Bully Still Rule the School on PS4?

Does Bully Still Rule the School on PS4?

We don't need no education

Rockstar stealth released Bully, the legendary PlayStation 2 boarding school simulator, on the PlayStation 4 this week – and we've squeezed into our old uniform in order to put it through its paces. This port packs upgraded visuals and full Trophy support – but beware: the controls haven't exactly aged gracefully.

News: Is This Another Hint We May See Red Dead Redemption 2 on PS4 Soon?

Is This Another Hint We May See Red Dead Redemption 2 on PS4 Soon?

Cotton-eyed hope so

We'll probably all scream yee-haw when Red Dead Redemption 2 is announced – after all, the game's been in development since before the days that people spoke with exaggerated twangs and the main form of traversal was on horseback. A leaked Linked In profile has raised hopes for the title's imminent release, as a Rockstar...

News: Will Red Dead Redemption 2 Be Announced at E3 2016?

Will Red Dead Redemption 2 Be Announced at E3 2016?

BioShock? Borderlands? Take Two's going big

Take Two, the company in charge of 2K Games and Rockstar, has hinted that it will appear at E3 2016 in a "big way". Strauss Zelnick, the organisation's head honcho, teased the tidbit in the latest issue of MCV, stopping short of revealing which titles it will have on display. It currently has three games...

News: Grand Theft Auto Veteran Exits Rockstar North

Grand Theft Auto Veteran Exits Rockstar North

Leslie Benzies departs Scottish studio

Rockstar North, the uber-secretive Edinburgh-based developer behind the Grand Theft Auto franchise, is going through a bit of a shake-up at the minute. Leslie Benzies, one of the key figures behind the aforementioned sandbox series, has departed the company after over 15 years of service. He originally...

Rumour: Could Max Payne Dive onto PS4?

Could Max Payne Dive onto PS4?

It's about (bullet) time

After re-releasing eight PlayStation 2 games on the PlayStation 4 last week, it seems that Sony isn't going to stop digging up old classics and giving them a new lease of life. On the ESRB website, it appears that Remedy's excellent shooter Max Payne could be one of those games being brought to the platform, with R

Push Scare: Why Red Dead Redemption's Undead Nightmare DLC Is Perfect for Hallowe'en

Why Red Dead Redemption's Undead Nightmare DLC Is Perfect for Hallowe'en

Dead but not buried

Republished on Saturday, 31st October 2015: We're bringing this article back from the archives to celebrate Hallowe'en today. The original text follows. Originally published on Wednesday, 29th October 2014: It's no secret that I hate horror. I don't read horror, I don't watch horror, and I certainly don't play horror. I'm not...

News: There's a BBC Drama About Grand Theft Auto

There's a BBC Drama About Grand Theft Auto

And it's got Harry Potter in it

BBC dramas tend to go one of two ways: they're either really good like Sherlock or awful like The Gamechangers appears to be. This forthcoming feature starring Daniel Radcliffe promises to plot the rise of Grand Theft Auto developer Rockstar Games, with Harry Potter himself filling the role of London-born chief Sam...

News: Grand Theft Auto V Has Made More Bank Than You Can Imagine

Grand Theft Auto V Has Made More Bank Than You Can Imagine

Sequel surpasses 54 million sales

Franklin, Michael, and Trevor should jack in their thug lives and learn to become game developers instead – after all, Grand Theft Auto V proves that there's more money in this industry anyway. As revealed by Rockstar's parent company Take-Two during a financial call overnight, the fifth instalment in its...

News: PS4, PS3 Versions of Grand Theft Auto V Get a New Radio Station in July

PS4, PS3 Versions of Grand Theft Auto V Get a New Radio Station in July

The Lab

The Lab, a Grand Theft Auto V radio station that was PC exclusive, is coming to consoles next month. It consists of songs from the game's original soundtrack, but remixed and repurposed by a slew of musicians from a variety of genres. Basically, if you've ever wanted Freddie Gibbs and Wavves on the same station, this is for you. We're big...

News: Grand Theft Auto Online Expands with Slick New Content on PS4, PS3

Grand Theft Auto Online Expands with Slick New Content on PS4, PS3

Ill as dope

While it's clear that Rockstar Games could charge for additional content in Grand Theft Auto Online, it's adopted a different model entirely, flogging optional Shark Cards for those who want them, while allowing everyone else to earn its riches of content for free. And starting next week, Los Santos will be taking delivery of a brand...

News: Rockstar Games Is Suing the BBC Over a TV Drama About Grand Theft Auto

Rockstar Games Is Suing the BBC Over a TV Drama About Grand Theft Auto

Game changer

BBC's planned television drama, currently titled Game Changer, is about the controversy surrounding Rockstar Games' Grand Theft Auto series. The plot follows the long dispute between Sam Houser, Rockstar's president, and Jack Thompson, the outspoken lawyer and critic who says that video games cause real world violence. Rockstar has now...