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News: Bloodborne's New Randomly Generated Dungeons Look Ridiculously Difficult

Bloodborne's New Randomly Generated Dungeons Look Ridiculously Difficult

A roguish roguelike

As promised earlier in the week, we've been treated to a slew of shiny screenshots of upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive Bloodborne, and boy howdy does it look good. These particular snaps show off the Chalice Dungeon, a horrifying new feature which has been created specifically for the chronically masochistic. Put simply,

Weirdness: Sony Yanks The Interview Amid Intensifying Threats

Sony Yanks The Interview Amid Intensifying Threats

Firm has no plans for future release

We’re pretty sure that only Sony could spend approximately $40 million on a movie that has to be scrapped a week before release because of intensifying threats. The firm announced yesterday that it’s ditching all 25th December release plans for its latest flick The Interview, after a hacking group named the...

News: Wait, the PS4's Not Dead in Japan After All?

Wait, the PS4's Not Dead in Japan After All?

Signs of life

With smartphones and dedicated handhelds ruling the roost in Japan, it’s been a difficult first year for the PlayStation 4 in its home nation. While the device definitely hasn’t flopped in Sony’s domestic territory, it’s struggled to make its mark, with multiformat titles selling better on the PlayStation 3 – and the next-gen...

News: Chill Out with LittleBigPlanet 3's Frozen Costume Pack for PS4, PS3

Chill Out with LittleBigPlanet 3's Frozen Costume Pack for PS4, PS3

Pretty cool

Despite its name indicating otherwise, Frozen is hot stuff right now, so it’s no surprise to see Sony team up with Disney to launch a selection of LittleBigPlanet 3 costumes based upon the ridiculously popular feature film. Available as part of this week’s PlayStation Store update, you’ll be able to dress Sackboy up as Elsa,...

Feature: 10 PlayStation Gifts That Need to Be on Your Christmas List

10 PlayStation Gifts That Need to Be on Your Christmas List

Stocking fillers

We were going to produce a bog-standard buyer’s guide this Christmas, but we figured that we’d be re-treading old ground. After all, you can peruse what we think is hot on PlayStation courtesy of our nifty games page, and chances are you already have an idea what software you’d like Santa to lug down your chimney anyway...

News: Giggle Through Eight Minutes of PS4 Horror Until Dawn

Giggle Through Eight Minutes of PS4 Horror Until Dawn

Turn off the TV

Until Dawn received a rapturous response at PlayStation Experience last week. While the jury may still have been out on this David Cage-esque survival horror escapade, any concerns seemed to fade away with the spontaneous crowd engagement during Sony’s keynote. At the conference, though, we only got to see a couple of minutes of...

News: You'll Be Hearing More About PS4 Exclusive Bloodborne's New Enemies Soon

You'll Be Hearing More About PS4 Exclusive Bloodborne's New Enemies Soon

Christmas comes early

Christmas may be the most wonderful time of the year, but it also happens to be one of the slowest when it comes to video game news. All of the major events have already happened, and all of the major games have already released, which leaves us in the unenviable and peculiar position of not always having material to cover...

News: How to Buy a 20th Anniversary PS4 Console in the UK

How to Buy a 20th Anniversary PS4 Console in the UK

Without paying exorbitant eBay prices, obviously

All of those cheap and cheerful 20th Anniversary PlayStation 4 consoles sold out at the PlayStation ’94 pop-up shop in minutes last week, and were subsequently posted on eBay for astronomical fees. Fortunately, there’s still time for you to get in on the scalping, as Sony has more of the limited...

News: Sony Switches on PlayStation Vue Beta in New York

Sony Switches on PlayStation Vue Beta in New York

Change the channel

Sony may not be saying a whole lot about PlayStation Vue right now, but it’s clear that the television service is pivotal to its future plans. The manufacturer mentioned as part of its recent mid-term strategy report that it intends to extract additional cash out of consumers by creating worthwhile services

Rumour: Mamma Mia! Sony May Be Making a Super Mario Movie

Mamma Mia! Sony May Be Making a Super Mario Movie

Let's-a-go

You won’t be seeing Super Mario on your PlayStation 4 anytime soon, but according to Buzzfeed, the pudgy plumber may be plotting a return to the silver screen – and it sounds like Sony’s engineering the move. A slew of leaked details filtering out of Sony Pictures suggest that the film factory has struck a deal with the Kyoto...

Feature: The Ten Best PS4 Trailers at PlayStation Experience

The Ten Best PS4 Trailers at PlayStation Experience

The final countdown

PlayStation Experience is done and dusted, but Sony’s first fan convention was so surprisingly stacked with content that we’re still kind of catching up. Our very own video extraordinaire Ben Potter has been busy uploading a gazillion gigabytes’ worth of trailers onto our YouTube channel this week, so we thought that it...