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News: PS4 Sizzles This Summer with Hot EU PlayStation Store Deals

PS4 Sizzles This Summer with Hot EU PlayStation Store Deals

Lots of low prices

Sony's been doing pretty well with PlayStation Store discounts this year, and this four week European Summer Sale is decent. It spans all three PlayStation platforms, of course, but it's the PlayStation 4 offers that you'll probably be most interested in – and FIFA 16 at £15.99, Bloodborne at £19.99, and Mortal Kombat X at...

News: A Big PS4 Firmware Update Is Incoming

A Big PS4 Firmware Update Is Incoming

You can sign up for the beta now

We guess it's that time again, eh? Sony's revealed that there's an important firmware update in the works for PlayStation 4, and you can get an early look at its new features via an upcoming beta. If you're in North America, you can sign up through here, while those of you in Europe should click through here. So,...

Video: How We Picked PS4's Top 20 Games

How We Picked PS4's Top 20 Games

Compromise is key

Last week we listed out the Top 20 PlayStation 4 games, and now we're back to explain our decisions. Well, sort of. In the video embedded above, your humble host talks through all of the titles that made our shortlist, and sheds a little insight into why some releases are above others. It's a long watch so you may want to make a...

News: You Won't Need PlayStation Plus to Play PS4's No Man's Sky Online

You Won't Need PlayStation Plus to Play PS4's No Man's Sky Online

Free trade

You need a PlayStation Plus subscription to play PlayStation 4 games online, however No Man's Sky will be exempt from this rule – despite it boasting some nifty Internet-based features. Speaking with Game Informer, a Sony representative confirmed the good news, noting that the subscription service "won't be a requirement, however you...

News: Horizon: Zero Dawn's Collector's Edition Statue Looks Tasty

Horizon: Zero Dawn's Collector's Edition Statue Looks Tasty

Aloy-oy

There wasn't a massive amount at this year's San Diego Comic-Con to entertain PlayStation 4 fans, but IGN did shoot a quick video with this tasty looking Aloy statue inspired by Horizon: Zero Dawn. This is, of course, the model that you get with the Collector's Edition of the game, which can be pre-ordered for around £104.99/$119.99. In...

News: Kojima Productions' Logo Movie Is As Self-Indulgent As You'd Expect

Kojima Productions' Logo Movie Is As Self-Indulgent As You'd Expect

The definition of decadent

Haha, we absolutely love this. Appearing at the San Diego Comic-Con over the weekend, Hideo Kojima revealed the "logo movie" for his new studio Kojima Productions, which will presumably be displayed when you boot up Death Stranding. The clip – embedded below – is just about as ostentatious as you can possibly...

News: Try PlayStation VR at EGX 2016 Ahead of Launch

Try PlayStation VR at EGX 2016 Ahead of Launch

The future is now

Still not sure about PlayStation VR? We totally understand – though we think you'll have a change of heart once you give it a go. Fortunately, Sony's announced that it will be bringing the headset to EGX 2016 in September, allowing UK gamers to get their eyes on the tech ahead of its official 13th October launch. You'll need...

Video: We Unboxed a Brand New PocketStation

We Unboxed a Brand New PocketStation

Because why not?

With our attempts at creating meaningful YouTube content either drawing indifference or ire, we figured that we'd do something really dumb today – like, unbox a brand new Sony PocketStation dumb. Your humble host snagged this on eBay a few years ago, and it's been sitting in its packet ever since. Why? Because… Well, that...

Feature: The Best Games on PS4 - Summer 2016 Edition

The Best Games on PS4 - Summer 2016 Edition

Cream of the crop

'Tis the most controversial time of the year, when we categorise the top 20 games available on the PlayStation 4 right now, and cause the odd coronary with our provocative picks. Seriously, though, everyone has their own personal favourites, but these are the titles that we'd have no hesitation recommending to new owners of...

News: Bloody Nora, Gravity Rush 2 Looks Superb on PS4

Bloody Nora, Gravity Rush 2 Looks Superb on PS4

Meow

Phwoar! Gravity Rush 2 releases later this year, and is almost guaranteed to be one of 2016's sleeper hits. Sony showed off some new gameplay footage at a presentation in Japan this week, and it's found its way online. While this has all been captured off-screen in pretty low-quality, it demonstrates just how diverse the game's environmental...

News: What the Heck Is Going On with Shu's Twitter Account?

What the Heck Is Going On with Shu's Twitter Account?

#Xbox4Ever

Lovable Sony suit Shuhei Yoshida is a frequent presence on Twitter, engaging with fans and industry figureheads, promoting all things PlayStation, and occasionally letting us know what he's been playing lately. His total number of tweets at the time of typing amounts is about 43,200 – it seems he's as keen on his social media as he is...

News: Uncharted 4's PS4 Story DLC Could Take a While Yet

Uncharted 4's PS4 Story DLC Could Take a While Yet

Naughty Dog still batting about ideas

Were you expecting Uncharted 4: A Thief's End's single player expansion pack to be announced imminently? Maybe put your anticipation on ice a little bit – it may be some way away. Speaking with Twinfinite at pop culture convention Supernova in Sydney, voice actor Troy Baker – who played Nathan Drake's...