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News: Sony Marks PlayStation Plus' Five Year Anniversary with Stats Plaques for Lifers

Sony Marks PlayStation Plus' Five Year Anniversary with Stats Plaques for Lifers

Life sentence

If you think that PlayStation Plus is bad now, this author can remember when the monthly update included a retro Mega Drive title, a PlayStation Mini, and a handful of PlayStation 3 themes. The service has changed exponentially since then, and as a reward for lifetime members sticking with the subscription model for all five years of...

News: You Can Sign Up for The Tomorrow Children PS4 Beta Right Now

You Can Sign Up for The Tomorrow Children PS4 Beta Right Now

Come forward, comrades

Bonkers PlayStation 4 title The Tomorrow Children is a tough one to describe, but if you're interested in this Sony exclusive, then you may be happy to hear that a beta is planned for the relatively near future. What's more, you can sign up for it right now by clicking through here - although it's worth mentioning that this...

News: PS4 Firmware Update 3.15 Is Available Now

PS4 Firmware Update 3.15 Is Available Now

But what does it do?

It's PlayStation 4 firmware update time, so prepare your bandwidth and brace yourself for bitter disappointment: more system stability awaits. The console's latest upgrade – dubbed v3.15 for those keeping count – doesn't make any noticeable changes to Sony's device, but it weighs in at just 275.5MB, so at least you'll be...

News: PS4 Essentials Go Cheap in NA PlayStation Store Sale

PS4 Essentials Go Cheap in NA PlayStation Store Sale

How low can you go?

Sony don't care that it's January and you're broke like a yo-yo without a piece of string – it's sale time in North America, and you're going to hand the organisation your one remaining thruppence. The platform holder's launched a new 'Essentials' sale which has seen the prices plunge on a slew of PlayStation 4 titles...

Rumour: Shadow of the Beast Holds Back the Blood as PS4 Exclusive Is Delayed

Shadow of the Beast Holds Back the Blood as PS4 Exclusive Is Delayed

Bloody hell

One title that we've quietly been looking forward to for quite a while now is Shadow of the Beast, which was supposed to be launching near the end of this month, on the 27th January – but according to the PlayStation Store, as spotted by VideoGamer, the hack and slasher has been delayed until the 2nd March. Of course, there's been no...

News: Resogun Dev's Alienation Annihilates Extraterrestrials on 23rd March

Resogun Dev's Alienation Annihilates Extraterrestrials on 23rd March

Photon home

Even though we weren't the biggest fans of isometric undead off-er Dead Nation, a new Housemarque title is always worth anticipating. And speaking on Twitter, the Finnish firm has revealed that Alienation will be charging its photon blaster in preparation for a 23rd March release. The game was previously listed for 2nd March on the UK...

News: PS4 Owners Have Terribad Music Taste

PS4 Owners Have Terribad Music Taste

Obvs

It takes a brave company to ditch its own service and replace it with a competitor's, but Sony's been daring virtually all generation. We all knew that binning Qriocity – or whatever it was called – in favour of Spotify was a darn good idea, but corporations can be proud entities, and we doubt that many of you would have bet on the...

Review: Hardware: Rivals (PS4)

Hardware: Rivals (PS4)

Sweet goof

Hardware: Rivals shares few similarities with Rocket League, but somewhere in the build-up to its uneventful release, someone deemed it unlawful to mention Sony's unneeded car combat reboot without tacking a reference to Psyonix's soccer smash on the bumper. That opening sentence is Exhibit A. The resemblances that it does share are...

Feature: 10 Under the Radar PS4 Games to Look Out for in 2016

10 Under the Radar PS4 Games to Look Out for in 2016

Sticking up for the little guy

Last year, we previewed 25 games that would make 2016 an excellent one for the PlayStation 4, including huge blockbusters like Final Fantasy XV, Mass Effect Andromeda, and The Last Guardian as well as a couple of smaller titles such as Firewatch and The Witness. While it gives a great picture of ju

News: PS4 Exclusive Horizon: Zero Dawn Doesn't Place Importance on Map Size

PS4 Exclusive Horizon: Zero Dawn Doesn't Place Importance on Map Size

The open world dilemma

Upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive Horizon: Zero Dawn is building up to be an ambitious undertaking for first-party studio Guerrilla Games. Supposedly a sort of action role-playing game hybrid that's set in a big open world, many interested onlookers have no doubt been pondering upon the size and scope of the release, and...

News: Many More PS4 Games Go Cheap in European Sale

Many More PS4 Games Go Cheap in European Sale

'Tis the season for savings

Is your wallet still recovering from the Christmas period? Well, dust it off one more time and get ready for yet another round of January discounts, as Sony has plunged the prices on a several more PlayStation Store titles for the PlayStation 4. The list, kindly compiled by Videogamer, includes titles like Alien...