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Feature: PlayStation VR Musings Post PAX East

PlayStation VR Musings Post PAX East

It's everywhere

Dreaming up interesting hardware peripherals has been a challenge for decades now. Some, like the Xbox Kinect, are cool but bungled in execution; others, like the Wii remote, are gimmicky but capture an audience anyway. Innovation is not enough when it comes to add-ons – the experience needs to be exceptional as well. And Sony...

News: Uncharted 4 Will Score PlayStation's Largest Ever Marketing Campaign

Uncharted 4 Will Score PlayStation's Largest Ever Marketing Campaign

X marks the spot

Remember that post we made about Uncharted 4: A Thief's End advertising hoardings surrounding the Champions League semi-finals this week? Sony has now confirmed that its plotting its largest ever marketing campaign for Naughty Dog's latest – well, in the UK at least. The latest issue of MCV outlines exactly what it's got in...

News: Sony Has Now Shipped a Staggering 40 Million PS4 Consoles

Sony Has Now Shipped a Staggering 40 Million PS4 Consoles

Beast mode

PlayStation helped propel Sony to a very profitable financial year, with the company's operating income up 329 per cent to ¥294.2 billion (~$2.7 billion). The company's gaming division played a huge part in that, its own sales up 11 per cent, with profits doubling to ¥‎88.7 billion (~$819 million). For a snapshot of just how well...

News: Your Free PS4 PlayStation Plus Games Include Tropico 5, Table Top Racing

Your Free PS4 PlayStation Plus Games Include Tropico 5, Table Top Racing

God of War! LocoRoco! Bionic Commando!

Last month's PlayStation Plus update was rock solid – and Sony's assembled another decent selection for May. While some of you may be disappointed to learn that Watch Dogs isn't part of the Instant Game Collection (we told you it was fake), Tropico 5 is actually a strong substitute – namely because this...

News: A Thief's End Awaits Robbers Who Stole Thousands of Copies of Uncharted 4 on PS4

A Thief's End Awaits Robbers Who Stole Thousands of Copies of Uncharted 4 on PS4

The thirst is real

Uncharted 4: A Thief's End has been popping up on eBay these past couple of days, with sellers demanding up to £200 (~$290) a pop. This has prompted Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida to make a statement on the PlayStation Blog, stating that a number of copies of Naughty Dog's latest were stolen in transit in the UK,...

News: Is Sony Bringing Back The Sentinel on the PS4?

Is Sony Bringing Back The Sentinel on the PS4?

Platform holder trademarks new title

One thing that Sony's been doing lately is resurrecting old Psygnosis brands. Shadow of the Beast is set to release next month, of course, but it's also published the likes of Lemmings Touch on the PlayStation Vita. And one forgotten franchise that it appears poised to revisit is The Sentinel, a first-person...

News: Housemarque Confirms Local Co-Op for Alienation the Only Way It Knows How

Housemarque Confirms Local Co-Op for Alienation the Only Way It Knows How

Together forever

We think that PlayStation 4 exclusive Alienation is out of this world, but one drawback is the lack of local multiplayer at launch. Stephen Tailby mentioned in our review that Housemarque tends to provide stellar post-release support for its games, however, and it hasn't taken long for the Finnish firm to confirm that it'll be add

News: DriveClub VR May Not Be Out of Gas After All

DriveClub VR May Not Be Out of Gas After All

Rating emerges for virtual reality racer

One of the big questions following the closure of Evolution Studios earlier this year is whether DriveClub VR will still see the light of day. The answer to that question appears to be a resounding yes, as Sony has submitted the virtual reality racer to American ratings board the ESRB for classification

News: Uncharted 4's Final PS4 Trailer Will Fuel Your Hype

Uncharted 4's Final PS4 Trailer Will Fuel Your Hype

Short but sweet

Naughty Dog's released the last Uncharted 4: A Thief's End trailer ahead of the PlayStation 4 exclusive's launch next month. It's not exactly the sprawling cinematic trailer that we were anticipating, but given how much of this game we've already seen, that's probably for the best. Those new scenes, though. Phwoar! The game's due...

News: You'll Get Your Last Look at Uncharted 4 Before Launch Tomorrow

You'll Get Your Last Look at Uncharted 4 Before Launch Tomorrow

One last time

Naughty Dog's going to give you one last look at Uncharted 4: A Thief's End before launch, as it readies one final trailer before release. Sony teased the video on its Twitter page, revealing that it will go live tomorrow from 07:00AM PDT / 16:00PM CEST. Hopefully it doesn't include too many spoilers as we already feel like we've...

News: PS4 Games Go Seriously Cheap in US Flash Sale

PS4 Games Go Seriously Cheap in US Flash Sale

LittleBigPlanet! Tearaway! Sleeping Dogs!

Ooh, boy – this is a decent North American PlayStation Store Flash Sale, and then some. Let's just dive right into it: Alien Isolation is $11.99, the upgraded PlayStation 4 version of Bully is $5.99, as is Max Payne which only launched yesterday. Then you've got the likes of