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News: Journey to Be Playable on PS4 at GamesCom 2014 Next Month

Journey to Be Playable on PS4 at GamesCom 2014 Next Month

Yes, you read that right

Assuming that Sony hasn’t just let a hearty halibut leak out of its typically tight fish tank, then the company looks set to have an incredible showing at GamesCom 2014 next month. As part of a nonchalant lineup list which has appeared on its official convention landing page, the company appears to have confirmed that...

Feature: We're All Going on a Sony Summer Holiday

We're All Going on a Sony Summer Holiday

Fun in the sun

Cancel your cheeky week in Barbados or Benidorm, because Push Square Sabbaticals are taking you on an all-inclusive tour of the sunniest resorts in Sony land. During your ten day stay on Planet PlayStation, you’ll visit the most tantalising tourist spots that gaming has to offer, each lovingly laying out idyllic views,...

News: PS4 Exclusive The Order: 1886 Would Be Impossible on Any Other Console

PS4 Exclusive The Order: 1886 Would Be Impossible on Any Other Console

Ready at Dawn fans the historical flames

Every now and then, developers creating exclusive adventures like to talk up the hardware that they’ve opted to work on. In this instance, it’s the folks at Ready at Dawn, who don’t believe that historical excursion The Order: 1886 would be possible on any platform other than the PlayStation 4. Prepare...

News: LittleBigPlanet 3 Likely to Look the Part at 60FPS in 1080p on PS4

LittleBigPlanet 3 Likely to Look the Part at 60FPS in 1080p on PS4

Sackboy set to shine in sequel

While it’s always been enjoyable on the PlayStation 3, there’s no doubt that the LittleBigPlanet franchise could have profited from a smoother framerate. Fortunately, senior producer Daimion Pinnock has confirmed in an interview with Gaming Bolt that developer Sumo Digital is aiming to get sequel LittleBigPlanet 3...

News: Hurrah, Vita JRPG Freedom Wars Will Be Getting a Full Physical Release in Europe

Hurrah, Vita JRPG Freedom Wars Will Be Getting a Full Physical Release in Europe

For the players

In the words of William Wallace: "They may take our lives, but they'll never take our Freedom Wars physical copies!" Indeed, after a few weeks of petitioning, Sony has finally decided that PlayStation Vita JRPG Freedom Wars will be getting a full retail release in Europe. The title was unpopularly planned to be a digital only title,...

News: Wait, The Last of Us Is Getting a One-Night Only Stage Show?

Wait, The Last of Us Is Getting a One-Night Only Stage Show?

Guys and Joels

As we're sure that you've noticed, Sony's marketing machine has been working like a mad man for upcoming title The Last of Us Remastered. However, the company's latest effort has us slightly baffled. Dubbed The Last of Us: One Night Live, this exclusive event will bring the gritty and dystopian world of Naughty Dog's survival horror...

News: August PlayStation Plus Update to Boast Eclectic List of Free Games

August PlayStation Plus Update to Boast Eclectic List of Free Games

Something for everyone

We’re nearing that time of the month yet again where attention begins to turn to the next batch of free PlayStation Plus titles set to enter the Instant Game Collection. July saw the addition of PlayStation 4 releases Strider and TowerFall: Ascension – among others – but Sony is plotting a particularly varied lineup for...

News: Failing to Consider The Last of Us 2 Would Be a Disservice to Fans

Failing to Consider The Last of Us 2 Would Be a Disservice to Fans

Naughty Dog exploring ideas for a sequel

The Last of Us is one of the biggest PlayStation exclusives of all time, with sales of the PlayStation 3 version currently sitting at seven million units. The next-gen re-release – due out next week – is likely to bump those numbers up considerably, putting the property on par with first-party juggernauts...

News: Sony Taints Vita Exclusive Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines with Download Requirement

Sony Taints Vita Exclusive Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines with Download Requirement

Tainted move

Just like fellow first-party release Freedom Wars, you’ll need a roomy PlayStation Vita memory card in order to play Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines in Europe, as Sony has revealed that the title will only be available as a digital download in the region. There’s no word on a North American cartridge just yet, but seeing as the former...

News: PS4 Firmware Update Details Right Around the Corner

PS4 Firmware Update Details Right Around the Corner

New system software on the way

While primary competitor Microsoft has been busy updating its next-gen machine on a monthly basis, Sony has been much slower with firmware updates for the PlayStation 4. One could argue that the Japanese giant’s system deployed in a much sturdier state than the Xbox One, but with the latter now getting 3D Blu-ray...

News: The Last of Us Remastered Will Gobble Up 50GB of Your PS4's Hard Drive

The Last of Us Remastered Will Gobble Up 50GB of Your PS4's Hard Drive

Spreading like spores

Californian developer Naughty Dog must have sprinkled some fairy dust on The Last of Us Remastered, because we’re not entirely sure how the first-party studio’s managed to fit the game on a single Blu-ray disc. The original title was already pushing the limits of Sony’s storage format, but now that it’s added in a bunch...