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News: Tearaway Unfolded Will Send You a Message This Summer on PS4

Tearaway Unfolded Will Send You a Message This Summer on PS4

Soak up the sun

There are few games better suited to summer than Tearaway Unfolded. Media Molecule's re-imagined papercraft platformer is like a breath of fresh air, and audio lead Kenneth Young has reiterated that the PlayStation 4 exclusive escapade will be shining on Sony's next-gen system when the sun finally reappears. Unfortunately, the...

News: Bloodborne's New Boss Will Cause You Grievous Bodily Harm

Bloodborne's New Boss Will Cause You Grievous Bodily Harm

Bone crusher

No, that's not an Iron Maiden album cover – it's actually the latest boss to be revealed for PlayStation 4 exclusive Bloodborne. Imaginatively named the Darkbeast, the malformed monster consists mostly of electricity and bones. He also appears borderline impossible to beat. Par for the course for From Software's forthcoming release,...

News: PlayStation's Winning the Digital Games Revenue War

PlayStation's Winning the Digital Games Revenue War

And by quite some margin, it seems

When looking at console sales, people often overlook the network impact. Indeed, we're so focused on hardware numbers that we tend to forget that every PlayStation 4 sold means a potential PlayStation Plus subscription and various PlayStation Network purchases as well. It would appear that Sony's quietly lapping...

Weirdness: Sony Craftily Joins Dress Colour Debate

Sony Craftily Joins Dress Colour Debate

Introducing the new white and gold DualShock 4

Those that have topped up their Tumblr knowledge of late will be aware of the dress debate that's taken social media by storm. For those out of the loop, an image showing a white and gold dress has prompted an online rift, as some argue that it's actually black and blue. We'v

News: Sony Making Final Arrangements for March PlayStation Plus Freebies

Sony Making Final Arrangements for March PlayStation Plus Freebies

Patience is a virtue

We were all expecting March's free PlayStation Plus games to be announced today, but it seems like Sony's not quite ready to reveal its hand just yet. Writing on the PlayStation Blog, put upon SCEE staffer Fred Dutton explained that the organisation's still finalising some last minute details. "Sorry to keep you waiting,...

News: Get Great Deals on 8 Weeks of Upcoming PS4 Games with the PlayStation Store's Newest Promotion

Get Great Deals on 8 Weeks of Upcoming PS4 Games with the PlayStation Store's Newest Promotion

The sound of money

Wow, well this is a pretty good promotion. 2015's Spring Fever deals are kicking off soon on the PlayStation Store, with PlayStation Plus subscribers able to knock down the prices on eight weeks' worth of new releases. The concept is a pretty simple one: basically, a new PlayStation 4 title is going to launch once a week for...

News: Gran Turismo 6 Outfitted with New Features on PS3

Gran Turismo 6 Outfitted with New Features on PS3

Where's the PS4 sequel, though?

While we eagerly await information on the PlayStation 4's first Gran Turismo game, developer Polyphony Digital is still cranking out updates for its last-gen predecessor. Announced on the PlayStation Blog earlier today – and available to download right now – a new Gran Turismo 6 update sees the popular B-Spec...

News: Actually, Helldivers Isn't One of Your Free PS Plus Games in March

Actually, Helldivers Isn't One of Your Free PS Plus Games in March

Shot down

Contrary to popular, and largely logical, opinion, chaotic co-op shooter Helldivers won't actually be one of your free PlayStation Plus games next month. The downloadable title is slated for release on the 3rd and 4th of March in North America and Europe respectively, which understandably led to many believing that it would be available...

News: March's PlayStation Plus Freebies Will Be Announced This Week

March's PlayStation Plus Freebies Will Be Announced This Week

Sony finalising details

We swear that these PlayStation Plus updates seem to come around quicker every month. It only feels like yesterday that we were telling you about Apotheon and Transistor in February's refresh, and now we're days away from another big Instant Game Collection content drop. Sony's been quite hush about March's lineup, but it...

News: Sony's Looking into Problems with Downloading Dragon Ball XenoVerse and Resident Evil: Revelations 2

Sony's Looking into Problems with Downloading Dragon Ball XenoVerse and Resident Evil: Revelations 2

Should have known

Today's a pretty big day for game releases, but, as per usual, something's went a bit wrong on the PlayStation Store. Many users are reporting that they can't download or preload Dragon Ball XenoVerse and Resident Evil: Revelations 2. This appears to be caused by some sort of problem with Sony's service, but the company has...

News: Pure Hold'em Plays Its Cards Right on PS4

Pure Hold'em Plays Its Cards Right on PS4

Poker face

Birmingham-based developer VooFoo Studios knows a thing or two about tabletop titles, having already shepherded the excellent Pure Pool and Pure Chess onto the PlayStation 4. Now it's back with Pure Hold'em, a poker-themed release that's sure to become the next big hit on the Live from PlayStation application. As with all of the firm's...

News: Celebrate PlayStation Vita's Birthday with Free Gifts in North America

Celebrate PlayStation Vita's Birthday with Free Gifts in North America

Tons of deals, too

Technically, the PlayStation Vita reached toddler status over the weekend – but seeing as the folks at Sony have only just returned to the office, we'll forgive them this belated birthday gift. In order to celebrate the handheld's third anniversary in North America, the platform holder has prepared a bevy of free gifts and...

News: DriveClub: PlayStation Plus Edition Still Being Looked at for PS4

DriveClub: PlayStation Plus Edition Still Being Looked at for PS4

Patience is a virtue

DriveClub runs like butter these days, but Evolution Studios has said that the racer's promised PlayStation Plus version is still not ready for primetime. And in an interview with Metro, SCEE boss Jim Ryan has furthered that the format holder still has nothing to share on the subject. "That's still being looked at," he said of...

News: Sony Suggests It Will Be Streamlining Its Day One PS4 Patches

Sony Suggests It Will Be Streamlining Its Day One PS4 Patches

"We're going to tighten up"

Want to know the worst thing about the PlayStation 3? You'd put in a disc, and then proceed to twiddle your thumbs while you waited for it to install. Fortunately, the PlayStation 4 solves many of these issues, but it's introduced a new one in its place: the dreaded day one patch. These are getting bigger and bigger as...