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News: PS4's Enormous 2014 Lineup Looks Even Better in Video Form

PS4's Enormous 2014 Lineup Looks Even Better in Video Form

Pick your favourites

We know that not everyone’s happy with the PlayStation 4 lineup at the minute, but we challenge you all to sit through this embedded video without finding at least two or three titles that you’re looking forward to this year. Following on from Sony’s gigantic list of impending next-gen releases, our friends over at...

First Impressions: Is the PS Vita Dragging Murasaki Baby Back?

Is the PS Vita Dragging Murasaki Baby Back?

Who loves ya, baby?

Murasaki Baby is a gobstoppingly gorgeous title – but it’s yet to prove that it’s an entertaining one. The inaugural escapade by Italian outfit Ovosonico shares similarities with creative director Massimo Guarini’s previous outing Shadows of the Damned, in that it provides an inviting aesthetic, but not enough immediate...

Talking Point: Has Sony's Dithering Turned Off PS Vita TV's Chances?

Has Sony's Dithering Turned Off PS Vita TV's Chances?

Change the channel

As expected, Amazon broadcast its arrival into the microconsole space today. The straightforwardly named Fire TV is a miniscule set top box designed to stream media applications such as Netflix and Hulu to your television. However, in addition to being a conduit for video content, the miniscule machine can also be upgraded with...

News: Fetch a Copy of PlayStation Vita Pets from 3rd June

Fetch a Copy of PlayStation Vita Pets from 3rd June

Hot dog

Here’s a little secret that you may not know: this editor has a penchant for child friendly titles. There’s something about accessible gameplay mechanics and colourful graphics that makes kiddie releases feel like comfort food in an industry dominated by hardcore first-person shooters and sprawling role-playing games – and it’s a...

News: Looks Like Sony's Getting Ready to Release the PS4 in China

Looks Like Sony's Getting Ready to Release the PS4 in China

New opportunities

Now that China no longer considers consoles to be the spawn of Satan, it seems that Sony is stepping up its plans to release the PlayStation 4 in the potentially lucrative region. Previously, the nation put in place a ban on home systems, blocking their sale due to the perceived impact that they could have on youngsters. However,...

News: Would You Like to Change Your PSN Username?

Would You Like to Change Your PSN Username?

Functionality could be coming

It’s been nearing ten years since the PlayStation 3 launched, meaning that you’re likely to have aged considerably since the console deployed. As such, your PlayStation Network username may not be representative of your current personality – after all, nothing says mature adult quite like...

News: This Fancy Final Fantasy XIV PS4 Really Is a Limited Edition

This Fancy Final Fantasy XIV PS4 Really Is a Limited Edition

One of a kind

Despite the recent release of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, the PlayStation 4 is starting to slump in Japan. While the system remains difficult to track down in the West, the changing nature of the Eastern market means that Sony is struggling to replicate that success in its home nation. One title that may give the next-gen device...

News: inFAMOUS: Second Son Absorbs New Patch on PS4 Imminently

inFAMOUS: Second Son Absorbs New Patch on PS4 Imminently

Fan requested features on the way

Unlike other open world titles, inFAMOUS: Second Son doesn’t feature a dynamic day and night cycle. This means that the time at which you play is heavily dependent on your progress through the campaign, but once you’ve completed it, you’re forced to bask in the Seattle sunshine. Fortunately, developer Sucker...

News: This LittleBigPlanet Themed DLC for Tearaway Probably Isn't an April Fools Prank

This LittleBigPlanet Themed DLC for Tearaway Probably Isn't an April Fools Prank

A safe bet

While it may be one of the funniest times of the year, April Fools' Day can also be a bit of a nightmare on our end, as a lack of scrutiny can lead to a reporter accidentally posting a prank as real news. What's more, developers and publishers are incredibly reluctant to make any proper announcements, lest they not be taken seriously...

News: North American PlayStation Plus Fires Off Mercenary Kings and Batman: Arkham City

North American PlayStation Plus Fires Off Mercenary Kings and Batman: Arkham City

Goodies galore

While PlayStation Plus subscribers in Europe only need to deal with a single care package every month, Sony’s North American arm prefers to drip feed users with free content every week. That means that premium members overseas will only be getting access to two of April's complimentary titles tomorrow – but they’re real doozies,...