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News: Don't Forget to Download Your Free PlayStation Plus Games for January

Don't Forget to Download Your Free PlayStation Plus Games for January

What will you play first?

We're sure that you won't need telling, but just in case: January's free PlayStation Plus titles are available to download in North America and Europe now. We detailed the lineup in full through here, but as a quick recap, your subscription will grant you access to The Swapper, inFAMOUS: First Light, DuckTales: Remastered,

News: Dozens More PS4, PS3, Vita Discounts Deploy on the EU PlayStation Store

Dozens More PS4, PS3, Vita Discounts Deploy on the EU PlayStation Store

Pennies make pounds

Sony's extending its ongoing European PlayStation Store sale into the New Year, with dozens of new PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita promotions invited to the party as part of today's update. These deals are set to run through until 21st January unless stated otherwise, and include a mixture of retail releases and indie...

News: Keyboard Warriors Will Want Nyko's PS4 Type Pad

Keyboard Warriors Will Want Nyko's PS4 Type Pad

Quirky QWERTY

Nyko's clearly eyeing that enormous PlayStation 4 install base with real eagerness right now. In addition to the Data Bank, the accessories manufacturer has also dreamed up a DualShock 4 type pad, which will add a mini-keyboard to the controller. This plugs right into the bottom of the device, and will operate over Bluetooth. In...

News: PS4 Exclusive Uncharted 4: A Thief's End Will Obviously Have a Multiplayer Mode

PS4 Exclusive Uncharted 4: A Thief's End Will Obviously Have a Multiplayer Mode

Well, duh

The Last of Us' plaudits may mostly stem from the heart wrenching tale at the core of its campaign, but its multiplayer was a bit of an overlooked gem. Fusing the very best of old-school SOCOM with the release's survival theme, it was surprisingly strong – and the factions-based metagame, which pulled data from your Facebook page if you...

News: Yes, PS4 Was the UK's Best Selling System in 2014

Yes, PS4 Was the UK's Best Selling System in 2014

The best of British

If you hadn't already noticed, we're slap bang in the centre of that period where companies beat their chests and boast about the previous year's sales. And hot on the heels of last night's impressive PlayStation 4 install base update, SCEUK has revealed that its next-gen system was the best-selling console in Britain last year...

News: Bask in the Unaffordable Glow of Sony's CES 2015 Press Conference

Bask in the Unaffordable Glow of Sony's CES 2015 Press Conference

Electronics avenue

Confession: we didn't know that Sony's big CES 2015 press conference was last night. Despite its focus on non-PlayStation electronics, we typically take a moment to live blog the event – mainly so that we can marvel at gaffer Kaz Hirai's impressive stage presence. Sadly, we missed the live show – but thanks to the beauty of...

News: People Are Buying Plenty of PS4 Games, Too

People Are Buying Plenty of PS4 Games, Too

Surprise, surprise

The meme regarding the PlayStation 4's shortage of software is one of this author's favourites. We can understand why people were disgruntled with Sony's exclusives during the Christmas just gone, but a quick look at our internal review document will tell you all that you need to know about 2014's release schedule – there were...

News: PlayStation Now's All-You-Can-Play Subscription Service Launches Next Week

PlayStation Now's All-You-Can-Play Subscription Service Launches Next Week

A beautiful gaming buffet

Sony's streaming service PlayStation Now was released in North America to an almost non-existent fanfare a few months ago, leaving us a little confused as to its long-term plans in the area. However, the platform holder has today arguably made large strides in the right direction, unveiling its subscription program –...

News: Analysts: Xbox One Will Catch Up to PS4 in 2015

Analysts: Xbox One Will Catch Up to PS4 in 2015

The battle goes on

Michael Pachter put his neck on the line recently, and stated that the PlayStation 4 will maintain control of the console space through 2015 – but this was before Microsoft's big NPD win in November. To his credit, the likeable forecaster is sticking with his reading of the situation, but a predictions post from

News: Media Molecule Hoping to Reveal Major PS4 Game in 2015

Media Molecule Hoping to Reveal Major PS4 Game in 2015

"The silence is killing me"

Media Molecule's papery Vita port Tearaway Unfolded may be its only officially announced PlayStation 4 project, but it's been busy working on a second title ever since the release of LittleBigPlanet 2 some time ago. Despite the updated edition's imminent release date, though, Iota's escapade has always been the output of...

News: Sony Extends PlayStation Plus Subs Due to Xmas PSN Outage

Sony Extends PlayStation Plus Subs Due to Xmas PSN Outage

Playing nice

The venom pointed at the PlayStation Network is always at its peak when the service is offline, as everyone tends to go back to their business when functionality is restored. That said, there's no denying that the platform's recent holiday outage was unfortunate, and even though a faction of cyber attackers may be to blame, Sony's come...