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News: Crash Bandicoot's Dr. Neo Cortex Actor Asked to Resurrect Old Character

Crash Bandicoot's Dr. Neo Cortex Actor Asked to Resurrect Old Character

Hmm

There's been no shortage of Crash Bandicoot craziness over the past couple of years, but we get the distinct impression that things are about to heat up on Wumpa Island. According to a NeoGAF post, Lex Lang – who voiced Dr. Neo Cortex in the more recent Crash titles – has been asked to "resurrect" a "doctor" from a game gone by. We can't...

News: Uncharted 4 Is the Highest Rated Non-Remaster of the Gen

Uncharted 4 Is the Highest Rated Non-Remaster of the Gen

Not bad

If you listened to the latest episode of our podcast, then you'll know that this author absolutely adores Uncharted 4: A Thief's End – and your humble host is not alone. Naughty Dog's latest – with a score of 94 on Metacritic – is currently the highest rated non-remaster of the generation, beating out the likes of

Video: Why Uncharted 4 on PS4 Is Outstanding

Why Uncharted 4 on PS4 Is Outstanding

No spoilers

Read our Uncharted 4: A Thief's End review and want to know a little more about the game ahead of launch? Our spoiler-free video impressions are embedded above. In short, while Nate's latest and greatest certainly doesn't reinvent the wheel, it will sit alongside The Last of Us at the apex of the cinematic action genre. This isn't a...

Review: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4)

Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4)

Greatness from small beginnings

Uncharted 4: A Thief's End will not redefine the gaming landscape like its predecessors, but Drake's latest adventure is undoubtedly his greatest yet. With this PlayStation 4 exclusive voyage, Naughty Dog has once again raised the bar for what's possible in the cinematic action game space. And while, in its fourth...

News: Sony Santa Monica's Kinetica Racing to PS4

Sony Santa Monica's Kinetica Racing to PS4

Round the bend

Before the days of a certain irate god, Sony Santa Monica made a racing game called Kinetica – and it looks like it's coming to the PlayStation 4. The long forgotten PlayStation 2 title – heavily inspired by the likes of WipEout and F-Zero – has been rated for re-release on Sony's new-gen system by European classifications...

News: Ratchet & Clank's PS4 Reboot Is the Franchise's Fastest Selling Entry So Far

Ratchet & Clank's PS4 Reboot Is the Franchise's Fastest Selling Entry So Far

Qwark speed

It's topped the charts in the UK, Australia, and various other European nations – and now Sony has confirmed that the new Ratchet & Clank game is the fastest selling entry in the franchise globally. The title – which launched at a lower price than its predecessors – has scooped up a slew of accolades from both press and fans...

News: Sucker Punch Recruiting for Spectacular Sandbox PS4 Game

Sucker Punch Recruiting for Spectacular Sandbox PS4 Game

Spectacular, eh?

It's been quiet for over a year now, so plenty of attention is starting to be placed on Sucker Punch – the studio behind PlayStation hits such as inFAMOUS and Sly Cooper. Nobody really knows what the developer's up to, but its recruitment page does contain a few hints. According to a Senior Graphics Programmer listing its next...

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...