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News: Will the PS4 Get a Price Cut Any Time Soon?

Will the PS4 Get a Price Cut Any Time Soon?

Probably not just yet

As we know, the PlayStation 4 is selling extraordinarily well – but things are even more positive for Sony behind closed doors. Last year, the platform holder noted that it had designed its next-gen device to be much more price competitive than the PlayStation 3, and it sounds like it’s feeling the fruits of that labour...

News: PlayStation Hardware Sales Leave Xbox in the Dust

PlayStation Hardware Sales Leave Xbox in the Dust

PS4 reverses firm's fortunes

It’s no real secret that the PlayStation 4 is a runaway success, and that’s been reflected by Sony’s latest hardware sales figures. In the platform holder’s most recent financial report, the company claims that its gaming business has seen a 95.7 per cent increase in revenue year-over-year, with the division...

News: PS4 Indie Road Not Taken Follows a Free Path in August PlayStation Plus Update

PS4 Indie Road Not Taken Follows a Free Path in August PlayStation Plus Update

Fez, Crysis 3, Metrico, and more

As promised, Sony has revealed the selection of free PlayStation Plus titles that will be gracing your PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita in August. The goodies – which will be available from next week – include Spry Fox’s procedurally generated puzzler Road Not Taken. Fun fact: that game shares a name...

News: EA Access Exclusive to Xbox One as It Doesn't Represent 'Good Value' for PS4 Owners

EA Access Exclusive to Xbox One as It Doesn't Represent 'Good Value' for PS4 Owners

Sony comes out swinging

We don’t think that Sony and EA Games are on the best of terms. After the latter promised an unprecedented partnership with Microsoft for the launch of the Xbox One, we’ve always got a sense that relations are a little, well, strained. And a statement from the platform holder regarding the mega publisher’s new Xbox...

News: The Last of Us Originally Had an Epilogue That You'll Never Get to See

The Last of Us Originally Had an Epilogue That You'll Never Get to See

Parting number

The audience at the incredibly self-indulgent – but dare we say deserved – The Last of Us: One Night Live stage show were treated to an extra special scene last night that didn’t even make it into the online stream. The epilogue – which was written by creative director Neil Druckmann – ultimately got cut from the game, but...

News: LittleBigPlanet 3 Embellishes Your PS4 with Bumper Stickers from 18th November

LittleBigPlanet 3 Embellishes Your PS4 with Bumper Stickers from 18th November

More pre-order bonuses than you can imagine

LittleBigPlanet 3 was arguably the biggest shock of E3 2014, and now it has a release date. As previously alluded, the sequel will start sticking, er, stickers on your PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 from 18th November in North America. There’s no word on a European date at the time of typing, but expect...

News: PS4's SHAREfactory Pumps Out Free The Last of Us Content This Week

PS4's SHAREfactory Pumps Out Free The Last of Us Content This Week

Capture the chaos

Earlier in the year, we hypothesised that SHAREfactory – the PlayStation 4’s onboard video editing suite – could become a bit of a cash cow for Sony; instead, the platform holder’s been updating it for free. And another major overhaul is due out this week in order to celebrate the release of The Last of Us Remastered,...

News: The Cast of The Last of Us Look Back on a Crazy Year

The Cast of The Last of Us Look Back on a Crazy Year

The final countdown

The Last of Us has quickly become one of the most important properties on PlayStation, with arguably only Gran Turismo ahead of it in the exclusives pecking order. As such, it’s no surprise to see Sony rent out an uber-expensive hotel room in order to give award-winning actors Troy Baker and Ashley Johnson an opportunity to...

News: This Multicoloured PlayStation 4 Has an Important Message

This Multicoloured PlayStation 4 Has an Important Message

Lovin' it

Sony has announced a wealth of different PlayStation 4 skins for its next-gen super machine, but they all pale in comparison to this one. Available exclusively at Swedish retailer Webhallen, the colourful unit has been designed to tie in to the Stockholm Pride Festival, which is set to kick off today. The vibrant device will be auctioned...