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Live: Watch the Japanese PS4 Launch Livestream Right Here

Watch the Japanese PS4 Launch Livestream Right Here

One night in Tokyo

Japan may be the last major territory to net the PlayStation 4, but that doesn’t make the console’s release any less important. To celebrate the system’s imminent arrival in its home nation, the platform holder is putting on a launch livestream today direct from the Sony Building in Ginza, Tokyo. The show will play host to a...

News: PS4 Exclusive RIME Almost Ended Up on the Xbox One

PS4 Exclusive RIME Almost Ended Up on the Xbox One

Microsoft rejected the release

It may be one of the most anticipated PlayStation 4 titles in production, but things could have been very different for Tequila Works’ stunning ICO-esque excursion RIME. A document uncovered by underground publication VG Leaks indicates that the Spanish developer actually pitched the title to Microsoft first, as an...

News: PS4 Title inFAMOUS: Second Son Will Burn Up 24GB of Hard Drive Space

PS4 Title inFAMOUS: Second Son Will Burn Up 24GB of Hard Drive Space

Smaller than you'd think

You’ll need to set aside 24GB of hard drive space on your PlayStation 4 in order to contain Sucker Punch’s intricate recreation of Seattle. The number was revealed courtesy of PlayStation France’s community coordinator PixelTux, who posted upcoming exclusive inFAMOUS: Second Son’s final box art to the brand’s

News: PS Vita Hit Killzone: Mercenary Spills Blood in Resurrected Multiplayer Maps

PS Vita Hit Killzone: Mercenary Spills Blood in Resurrected Multiplayer Maps

Dead at the depot

Like a heroic medic in the heart of battle, Guerrilla Cambridge has zapped PlayStation Vita favourite Killzone: Mercenary with a free update today, adding two new multiplayer maps to the first-person shooter. The subterranean Tharsis Depot and multilayered Blood Gracht will be instantly familiar to franchise fans, as these...

News: There's a Bit More Colour on the Japanese PS4 Store Than Ours

There's a Bit More Colour on the Japanese PS4 Store Than Ours

Bright and breezy

As is apparently law in the Land of the Rising Sun, the Japanese iteration of the PlayStation 4’s store has launched amid a flash of pinks and pastel blues. Much like the system’s Eastern box art, the online plaza adopts a slightly more colourful guise in its native nation – perhaps partially fuelled by the availability of...

News: There Are More Developers Working on PS4 Than Any Other Console

There Are More Developers Working on PS4 Than Any Other Console

Teacher's pet

This week just keeps getting better and better for the PlayStation 4. With Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima proclaiming that the system is the "best console" currently available and Sony revealing that it has already sold over five million units, figures have now been released that show that a whopping one-in-five developers are...

News: Flappy Bird Flies Another Day in LittleBigPlanet PS Vita

Flappy Bird Flies Another Day in LittleBigPlanet PS Vita

Spread your wings

You can take the flap out of the bird, but you can’t take the bird out of the flap – or something like that. Indie developer Dong Nguyen may have removed smartphone smash Flappy Bird from the iOS and Android app stores, but that hasn’t stopped one clever creator curator from concocting an almost identical copy for PlayStation...

News: Wow, the PlayStation 4 Has Sold Over 5 Million Units

Wow, the PlayStation 4 Has Sold Over 5 Million Units

Smashing those sales projections

We probably don't need to tell you that the PlayStation 4 is doing an absolutely roaring trade all over the world. The Japanese giant initially expected to sell five million mega machines by the end of March, but this projection will need to be revised, as SCE executive Andrew House has recently confirmed that...