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Gamescom 2014: The PS4 Has Sold a Staggering 10 Million Units Since Launch

The PS4 Has Sold a Staggering 10 Million Units Since Launch

Greatness sells

During its Gamescom conference today, Sony revealed that the PlayStation 4 has sold a flabbergasting ten million units worldwide since its launch last year. The Japanese giant also noted that 30 million pieces of software have been purchased by consumers in that time. To be honest, we've run out of ways to express how impressive...

Reaction: PS4's Variety Shines at Gamescom 2014, but Sony's Presser Lacked a Show Stopper

PS4's Variety Shines at Gamescom 2014, but Sony's Presser Lacked a Show Stopper

On closer reflection

Sony usually marches into Gamescom unobstructed. The platform holder has been holding press conferences in Cologne for as long as we’ve been running this website, even revealing the PlayStation 3 Slim – the redesign which would eventually reverse its flagging format’s fortunes – at the event some five years ago. In...

Gamescom 2014: In PS4 Exclusive DriveClub, It Pays to Drive Together

In PS4 Exclusive DriveClub, It Pays to Drive Together

Vroom vroom

DriveClub has seen its fair share of delays over the past year, but it's very likely been worth the wait, as Evolution Studios seems more confident about its drop-dead gorgeous game than ever before. With vehicles that we swear look real and slick-looking racing mechanics, we're pretty revved up to play the game for ourselves, and Sony's...

Gamescom 2014: PS4's inFAMOUS: First Light Recharges with Battle Arenas

PS4's inFAMOUS: First Light Recharges with Battle Arenas

Curdun Cay is kinda cra'y

inFAMOUS: First Light may not be attaining quite the same publicity as Sony’s other first-party titles right now, but it sounds like a seriously meaty slice of side content. In addition to a four hour single player campaign that plots the return of street savvy conduit Fetch, it will also boast Battle Arenas with a...

Gamescom 2014: RIME Still Looks Utterly Resplendent on PS4

RIME Still Looks Utterly Resplendent on PS4

New trailer is tasty

RIME raised the roof during Sony’s Gamescom press conference last year, and while it didn’t have quite the same impact on this occasion – it’s a known quantity, after all – it’s still looking ridiculously pretty on the PlayStation 4. Developed by Spanish studio Tequila Works, the release evokes memories of ICO, with...

Gamescom 2014: Nikola Tesla Supercharges PS4 Exclusive The Order: 1886

Nikola Tesla Supercharges PS4 Exclusive The Order: 1886

Playing with power

When it was first announced, Ready at Dawn promised that it would fuse real-world history with fiction in PlayStation 4 exclusive The Order: 1886, and it revealed part of how it intends to do that prior to Sony’s big Gamescom 2014 press conference earlier today – by implementing Nikola Tesla into the fiction. This famous...

Gamescom 2014: Until Dawn Rises on PS4, and Its Darker Than Before

Until Dawn Rises on PS4, and Its Darker Than Before

Hayden Panettiere stars in survival horror

Well, we all knew that ex-PlayStation Move exclusive Until Dawn was coming to the PlayStation 4 – but it looks like Supermassive Games has really invested that extra time into creating some impressive character models. While the title’s re-reveal trailer definitely has the same spirit as the original,...

Gamescom 2014: PS4 Firmware Update 2.00 Brings YouTube Support and Share Play

PS4 Firmware Update 2.00 Brings YouTube Support and Share Play

Pass the controller

Regardless of whether you loved or hated the content in Sony’s big Gamescom 2014 press conference tonight, there’s a sizeable chance that you probably liked the bit about PlayStation 4 firmware update v2.00. With competitor Microsoft leading the offensive in this area, the Japanese giant needed to hit back big, and it...

Live: Watch the Sony PlayStation Gamescom 2014 Press Conference Right Here

Watch the Sony PlayStation Gamescom 2014 Press Conference Right Here

Find out what's next for PS4 and Vita today

The firework show at Gamescom 2014 has started a little earlier this year, with Microsoft announcing some form of exclusivity for Rise of the Tomb Raider. Sony always has a strong showing at the German convention, though, so expect it to fight back during its media briefing. You can watch the whole thing...

News: There May Still Be Hope for the PlayStation 4 in Japan Yet

There May Still Be Hope for the PlayStation 4 in Japan Yet

Former Famitsu boss teases big TGS reveal

It’s probably a bit cruel to be talking about the next major gaming convention before the current one has even got underway, but it seems like Sony may be stockpiling a seriously big announcement for the Tokyo Game Show in late September. According to Hirokazu Hamamura, the ex-editor-in-chief of Famitsu...

Weirdness: You Can Pop by Clementine's House in The Last of Us Remastered

You Can Pop by Clementine's House in The Last of Us Remastered

Who could live in a house like this?

We all know that Easter eggs aren't just designed to make us feel sick, but also to keep us entertained all year round by popping up in video games when we least expect them. It seems that developer Naughty Dog did more than just brush up on the graphics in The Last of Us Remastered, too, as one Twitter user...

Gamescom 2014: DriveClub Special Edition Lines Up at Launch in Europe

DriveClub Special Edition Lines Up at Launch in Europe

Podium position

And we’re underway. Gamescom 2014 hasn’t technically started yet, but you didn’t think that you’d have to wait for the news to start rolling, did you? Evolution Studios has taken to the European PlayStation Blog today to announce a DriveClub special edition, which will be available at launch in the Old World from 8th October...