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News: North American PlayStation Store Update Delay May Give You Withdrawal Symptoms

North American PlayStation Store Update Delay May Give You Withdrawal Symptoms

Try not to panic

Sony’s suite of systems should come with a health warning for jittery types like this nail-biting editor. Not content with keeping us up at night due to that dreadfully inconsistent new PlayStation 3 box design, the company has now utterly destroyed our usual routine by delaying the North American PlayStation Store update by...

News: PlayStation Home Isn't Coming Out of Beta, But It's Totally Getting Trophies

PlayStation Home Isn't Coming Out of Beta, But It's Totally Getting Trophies

No impressive cabinets, though

When former PlayStation executive Phil Harrison revealed PlayStation Home at GDC many moons ago, one of the big features announced was a virtual Trophy cabinet that would allow you to inspect your dusty digital trinkets in a three-dimensional hallway. Much like many of the platform holder’s promises at the time, it...

News: You've Pushed the PS4's Share Button 100 Million Times

You've Pushed the PS4's Share Button 100 Million Times

Sharing is caring

When the PlayStation 4 was first revealed, Sony was quick to show off the system's social features. By pressing a new button on the DualShock 4 controller, the company promised that you'd be able to upload gameplay footage and screenshots to show off your skills. Impressively, in a recent tweet from PlayStation, it has now been...

Soapbox: Live from PlayStation Is PS4's Secret Killer App

Live from PlayStation Is PS4's Secret Killer App

Stream machine

As a part of the media that trades primarily in words, I’m told that my role will be redundant soon. Reading is still a popular means of acquiring information, but gaming is a visual medium, and improving broadband speeds are making video a much more viable option. This can be evidenced all over the Internet, where broadcasters...

News: Sony Really Wants You to Associate Destiny and Watch Dogs with PS4

Sony Really Wants You to Associate Destiny and Watch Dogs with PS4

Share the love

Even the most dedicated console warrior would agree that Microsoft did a terrific job attaching specific brands to the Xbox 360 last generation. Multiformat franchises such as Call of Duty and even Resident Evil were advertised as console exclusives, and while Sony countered with the likes of Assassin’s Creed, its efforts were never...

News: Sony: We're Willing to Eat Costs to Create Great Games

Sony: We're Willing to Eat Costs to Create Great Games

PS4 exclusive DriveClub getting a lick of paint

It’s been a while since Evolution Studios honked its horn at DriveClub, prompting some to ponder what’s going on with the PlayStation 4 exclusive game. Sceptics speculate that the delayed title may be parked in development hell, while other optimists argue that it could factor into the platform...

News: Spoil the Fun with inFAMOUS: Second Son Trophy List and Soundtrack

Spoil the Fun with inFAMOUS: Second Son Trophy List and Soundtrack

Spoilers ahoy

Developer Sucker Punch may be keeping its lips shut tighter than a peeved parent's purse strings, but that doesn't mean that it's managed to keep hold of every detail surrounding upcoming teenage angst simulator inFAMOUS: Second Son. In true franchise fashion, an eager fan has purposefully defied his master's wishes, managing to dig up...

News: Sony Schedules PlayStation Network Maintenance for Today

Sony Schedules PlayStation Network Maintenance for Today

Take a break

There’s never been a better opportunity for you to mow the lawn or blitz through that copy of Anna Karenina that you picked up at the local car boot, as Sony has scheduled a window of PlayStation Network maintenance for today. Set to disgruntle gamers across the globe between 16:30PM and 22:00PM GMT (11:30AM-17:00PM...

News: Sucker Punch: We'd Have Loved a Grunge Soundtrack in inFAMOUS: Second Son

Sucker Punch: We'd Have Loved a Grunge Soundtrack in inFAMOUS: Second Son

All apologies

Sucker Punch’s upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive inFAMOUS: Second Son stinks of teen spirit. The Seattle-based open world adventure has clearly been inspired by grunge culture, from the nature of Delsin Rowe’s clothing right through to the inclusion of famous venue the Crocodile Cafe, which has been painstakingly remodelled in the...

News: Why Is Sucker Punch Being So Secretive About PS4 Exclusive inFAMOUS: Second Son?

Why Is Sucker Punch Being So Secretive About PS4 Exclusive inFAMOUS: Second Son?

Rowe-one knows

The build-up to inFAMOUS: Second Son has been a subject of much discussion here at Push Square towers over the past few months. It’s clear that Sony as a whole has changed its approach to product launches, opting to announce titles much later and show much less of them. However, the firm’s been particularly secretive when it...

News: PS4's Virtual Reality Headset May Just Be Revealed on 18th March

PS4's Virtual Reality Headset May Just Be Revealed on 18th March

Shuhei Yoshida and EyeToy creator to present panel on PlayStation's future

Pull out your Ron Paul animated images, because Sony could be gearing up for a megaton in just over a week’s time. The platform holder has announced a new GDC session, which aims to detail “the future of innovation” at the firm. Set to take place between 17:45PM and...

News: Naughty Dog Barks a Statement on Hennig Dismissal

Naughty Dog Barks a Statement on Hennig Dismissal

One side of the story

It was only a few days ago when news broke that Amy Hennig, creative director of the Naughty Dog's iconic Uncharted series, had left the studio. It didn't take long for rumours to start spreading like wildfire that she hadn't left by her own choice, and was supposedly "forced out" by Neil Druckmann and Bruce Straley, two fellow...