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Rumour: PlayStation Plus Prices to Increase in Europe

PlayStation Plus Prices to Increase in Europe

But only the three month tier

Update (13:45PM BST): Sony has issued us with a statement on the increased PlayStation Plus prices, which will affect the monthly and quarterly tiers in the UK. You can read that through here. The original story follows. Original Story: Sony appears to be preparing to push up the price of three month PlayStation Plus...

Rumour: Is Final Fantasy XII Coming to the PS4 Next?

Is Final Fantasy XII Coming to the PS4 Next?

Distant Worlds composer seems to think so

Social media erupted last night during a Distant Worlds concert featuring Final Fantasy XII composer Hitoshi Sakimoto. Speaking during the event introductions, conductor Arnie Roth said that a "remake" of the aforementioned PlayStation 2 favourite is on the way – although it's likely that he meant to say...

Rumour: Grow Home Rooting Down on PS4

Grow Home Rooting Down on PS4

PC platformer sprouting out

Grow Home, the quirky plant-based platformer from Driver developer Ubisoft Reflections, looks like it will be taking seed on the PlayStation 4 soon. A video promoting the system's new Vote to Play feature included the title alongside Zombie Vikings and Armello, and while it may be there merely for ill

Rumour: SCEE Promotion Dates Big PS4 Games

SCEE Promotion Dates Big PS4 Games

But everything is TBA 2016

An interesting SCEE ad has emerged on Twitter this evening, attaching rough release windows to a bunch of upcoming PlayStation 4 titles. Sony's been running these promotions in European magazines for a little while now, boasting about the strength of its box's software lineup with just a giant list of launch dates. But...

Rumour: Dead Island Could Be the Next PS4 Remaster That No One Asked For

Dead Island Could Be the Next PS4 Remaster That No One Asked For

Moan like the undead

We can't wait to see what the comments section thinks about this one. According to a South African retailer, there's going to be a Dead Island: Definitive Edition landing on PlayStation 4 at some point in the future. Obviously, retail listings are never concrete evidence of an upcoming, unannounced release, but they're usually...

Rumour: Future PS4 Firmware Update Adding Calendar App

Future PS4 Firmware Update Adding Calendar App

Pick your moment

You may never lose track of your gaming schedule again, as it looks like a calendar is being added to the PlayStation 4 as part of a future firmware update. Eagle eyed gamers spotted an extra icon on the promotional images used for the European version of Journey's dynamic theme, and it very much alludes to some kind of on-board...

Rumour: Tron: Escape Parks Its Lightcycle on PS4

Tron: Escape Parks Its Lightcycle on PS4

Trip the light fantastic

Someone get Daft Punk on the line: there's a new Tron game in production for the PlayStation 4. Well, that appears to be the case anyway, as a listing for a release named Tron: Escape has been spotted on a Brazilian ratings board. It's coming to the PlayStation 4 apparently – even though it's the first that we've heard...

Rumour: Beyond Good & Evil 2 Is Dead and Buried

Beyond Good & Evil 2 Is Dead and Buried

Yves forbade Jade

Sony's big E3 2015 press conference may have felt a little like a séance for formerly dead projects, but there's one title that it failed to resurrect: Beyond Good & Evil 2. The astute among you may have noticed that the release was absent from Ubisoft's media briefing, and that's because it's apparently dead as a dodo –...

E3 2015: Today's Crazy Rumours Include Final Fantasy VII and Shenmue

Today's Crazy Rumours Include Final Fantasy VII and Shenmue

But of course

It wouldn't be E3 without some utter nonsense doing the rounds – and the global gaming media is bringing out the big guns today. First up is French website JeuxActu.com, which is reporting that Shenmue III will be announced as a PlayStation 4 exclusive during Sony's media briefing this evening. It doesn't cite a source, but its...

Rumour: Around Half of Sony's E3 Booth Will Be Devoted to PS4's VR Push

Around Half of Sony's E3 Booth Will Be Devoted to PS4's VR Push

A reality

Sony will be devoting a huge portion of its E3 2015 booth to PlayStation 4 virtual reality headset Project Morpheus, claims specialist site VRFocus. The website reckons that "sources close" to the company have informed it that it will be giving the peripheral a "big push" at the Los Angeles convention next week, which will result in...

Rumour: Wii U Exclusive ZombiU Could Plague PS4

Wii U Exclusive ZombiU Could Plague PS4

Back from the dead

Nintendo Wii U launch title ZombiU could infect the PlayStation 4 in the near future, according to a new report on Unseen64 citing a Ubisoft source. While there's very little to go on, the website does have a very good track record with rumours regarding the French firm; it recently revealed an unreleased party game for the...

Rumour: Destiny: The Taken King Will Give You Wings

Destiny: The Taken King Will Give You Wings

Red Bull outs new add-on

Swot up on your Grimoire cards, because there's lots more Destiny on the way. As rumoured earlier in the year, the release's next major expansion appears to be named The Taken King – and there's a good chance that you'll get your first look at it during Sony's big E3 2015 press conference later this month. You're not...