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News: Try PlayStation VR at EGX 2016 Ahead of Launch

Try PlayStation VR at EGX 2016 Ahead of Launch

The future is now

Still not sure about PlayStation VR? We totally understand – though we think you'll have a change of heart once you give it a go. Fortunately, Sony's announced that it will be bringing the headset to EGX 2016 in September, allowing UK gamers to get their eyes on the tech ahead of its official 13th October launch. You'll need...

Video: We Unboxed a Brand New PocketStation

We Unboxed a Brand New PocketStation

Because why not?

With our attempts at creating meaningful YouTube content either drawing indifference or ire, we figured that we'd do something really dumb today – like, unbox a brand new Sony PocketStation dumb. Your humble host snagged this on eBay a few years ago, and it's been sitting in its packet ever since. Why? Because… Well, that...

Feature: The Best Games on PS4 - Summer 2016 Edition

The Best Games on PS4 - Summer 2016 Edition

Cream of the crop

'Tis the most controversial time of the year, when we categorise the top 20 games available on the PlayStation 4 right now, and cause the odd coronary with our provocative picks. Seriously, though, everyone has their own personal favourites, but these are the titles that we'd have no hesitation recommending to new owners of...

News: Bloody Nora, Gravity Rush 2 Looks Superb on PS4

Bloody Nora, Gravity Rush 2 Looks Superb on PS4

Meow

Phwoar! Gravity Rush 2 releases later this year, and is almost guaranteed to be one of 2016's sleeper hits. Sony showed off some new gameplay footage at a presentation in Japan this week, and it's found its way online. While this has all been captured off-screen in pretty low-quality, it demonstrates just how diverse the game's environmental...

News: What the Heck Is Going On with Shu's Twitter Account?

What the Heck Is Going On with Shu's Twitter Account?

#Xbox4Ever

Lovable Sony suit Shuhei Yoshida is a frequent presence on Twitter, engaging with fans and industry figureheads, promoting all things PlayStation, and occasionally letting us know what he's been playing lately. His total number of tweets at the time of typing amounts is about 43,200 – it seems he's as keen on his social media as he is...

News: Uncharted 4's PS4 Story DLC Could Take a While Yet

Uncharted 4's PS4 Story DLC Could Take a While Yet

Naughty Dog still batting about ideas

Were you expecting Uncharted 4: A Thief's End's single player expansion pack to be announced imminently? Maybe put your anticipation on ice a little bit – it may be some way away. Speaking with Twinfinite at pop culture convention Supernova in Sydney, voice actor Troy Baker – who played Nathan Drake's...

News: GameStop's Boss Just Hinted PS4K Is Coming in 2016

GameStop's Boss Just Hinted PS4K Is Coming in 2016

Surprise

GameStop is far and away the biggest video game retailer in the United States, and CEO Paul Raines is privy to information that none of us know. Fortunately, every time that he appears on national television, he tends to let us in on the secret – he more or less dated PlayStation VR before Sony had a chance to, after all. And now he's...

News: Amazon Readies for Release of New PS4 Console

Amazon Readies for Release of New PS4 Console

Spanish arm expects new system on 13th October

Amazon Spain has added a new product page for a brand new PlayStation 4 console set to release on 13th October, prompting speculation that it could be the anticipated PS4K – or Neo as it's also known. The listing includes a €399.99 price point, which is exactly what we'd expect the upgraded...

News: Devs May Start Submitting PS4K Compatible Titles Next Month

Devs May Start Submitting PS4K Compatible Titles Next Month

Developer documentation leaks

As alluded in our Talking Point earlier today, we suspect that PlayStation 4K may happen fast. Sony's talked about its desire of selling the system soon after its announcement, and that could come any day now. Indeed, developer documentation which has leaked online suggests that studios will be able to start...

Talking Point: Is Sony Scared of Xbox's Scorpio?

Is Sony Scared of Xbox's Scorpio?

Neo way

Microsoft jumped feet first into the iterative hardware space at E3 2016, announcing Project Scorpio for… Well, the end of 2017! Sony, on the other hand, opted to keep the PlayStation 4K closer to its chest, confirming that it is working on an upgraded console, but refusing to share specifics until the platform is officially announced...