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Feature: 27 PS4 Exclusives to Anticipate in 2016

27 PS4 Exclusives to Anticipate in 2016

The biggest and best year yet

So, you've excavated a brand new PlayStation 4 from beneath your Christmas tree, and you're wondering what your new box of tricks can do? Well, aside from all of the glorious games that the fat man shoved down your chimney earlier in the week, you've picked the right time to join the new-gen party – delays be...

News: Uncharted 4's Been Delayed Yet Again on PS4

Uncharted 4's Been Delayed Yet Again on PS4

Crap crap crap

Here's a nice Christmas gift for you: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End has been delayed yet again on the PlayStation 4. The exclusive was originally meant to release in late 2015 before it was pushed into 2016, and now it's been knocked back even further. The upcoming blockbuster had previously been pegged with an 18th March 2016 launch...

News: Recreate Gogglebox with the All 4 App on PS4

Recreate Gogglebox with the All 4 App on PS4

Hollyoaks, here we come

Just in time for Christmas: the All 4 app is launching today on the PlayStation 4. This means that you'll be able to spend your holidays watching old episodes of Peep Show, while simultaneously declaring Homeland's Claire Danes "the one". The app will, of course, include access to Channel 4 catch-up content, as well as...

News: PS4 Games Secure Highest Console Average Score on Metacritic

PS4 Games Secure Highest Console Average Score on Metacritic

Weak lineup? Computer says no

Being the current hotness, the PlayStation 4 has come under increased scrutiny. But according to Metacritic, the console had the best games this year – assuming that we pop PC and portables in a different category. In truth, the system's average Metascore of 70.5 was barely above the Xbox One – but over 70 more...

News: Tons More Classic PS2 Games Rated for PS4

Tons More Classic PS2 Games Rated for PS4

Wild Arms! Siren! Primal!

There's some discontent with Sony's decision to charge for PlayStation 2 titles on the PlayStation 4, but personally we're loving the Trophy enhanced retro releases. And so we're excited to learn that several more classics have been rated by the ESRB, including sight jacking horror sim Siren and the excellent

News: Naughty Dog Takes You Behind the Scenes on Uncharted 4

Naughty Dog Takes You Behind the Scenes on Uncharted 4

And teases Nate's Theme 4.0

The other part of Naughty Dog's pre-The Force Awakens presentation takes you behind the scenes on Uncharted 4: A Thief's End so that you can marvel at Troy Baker's haircut – and also get a feel for how the game's being made. We get a look at the developer's familiar motion capture studio, as well as some input from...

News: PS4 Exclusive DriveClub's Ready to Paint the Town Red

PS4 Exclusive DriveClub's Ready to Paint the Town Red

City courses on the way

Evolution Studios ain't ready to pump DriveClub's brakes just yet. The PlayStation 4's perennially underrated racer looks set to get even better in 2016 – with the addition of city tracks. The developer teased the new arrivals in a tantalising Twitter message, showing an image of a bike zipping around a rain-slicked...

News: Naughty Dog Really Wants You to Believe That Drake Will Die in Uncharted 4

Naughty Dog Really Wants You to Believe That Drake Will Die in Uncharted 4

Dead man walking

At this point, if Nathan Drake comes out of Uncharted 4: A Thief's End on crutches, we're going to be disappointed. Naughty Dog's been teasing the fact that the protagonist's going to snuff it for years now, and this brand new CG trailer continues the trend. The video was shown in cinemas this weekend prior to Star Wars: The Force...

News: Sony: We Put Time and Money into PS2 Titles on PS4

Sony: We Put Time and Money into PS2 Titles on PS4

Platform holder defends pricing

PlayStation 2 games on the PlayStation 4 have prompted the closest thing to a backlash in the PlayStation Nation for years. Sony's charging between $9.99 and $14.99 for the re-releases, but some people think that they should be free for people that either own the original DVDs or bought them on the PlayStation 3...

Feature: PS4 Report Card - How Has Sony's Format Fared in 2015?

PS4 Report Card - How Has Sony's Format Fared in 2015?

Constructive criticism

It's the end of term, and that means that its report card time. It's been two years since the PlayStation 4 launched, and the heady days of Jack Tretton's big E3 2013 beatdown are now a distant memory. But while Sony can attribute a chunk of its new-gen system's success to those pre-release pounces, has the manufacturer kept...

News: Attackers Threaten to Take PSN Offline Again This Christmas

Attackers Threaten to Take PSN Offline Again This Christmas

Bah humbug

There'll be very little Christmas cheer for the unfortunate band of technicians tasked with keeping the PlayStation Network online this month, as attackers have threatened to bring Sony's service to its knees over the all-important holiday break. A group named Phantom Squad has already successfully unsettled Xbox Live this evening, and...

News: Sony's Showing a Brand New Uncharted 4 Trailer Before Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Sony's Showing a Brand New Uncharted 4 Trailer Before Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The advertising force is strong

Oh, boy – Sony's going to throw every single marketing dollar it has at Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, isn't it? The platform holder has just announced that it will be debuting a brand new trailer for Naughty Dog's forthcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive ahead of Star Wars: The Force Awakens in US theatres this weekend...