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News: No Man's Sky Has a Confirmed Release Date on PS4

No Man's Sky Has a Confirmed Release Date on PS4

The universe awaits

No Man's Sky is a real game that we've actually played, but the good news doesn't end there. Coinciding with today's previews, Sony has revealed the game's confirmed PlayStation 4 release date, and thankfully, it doesn't end in 2017. The time has come to whip out those marker pens and highlight the 21st June and 24th June on...

Hands On: PS4's No Man's Sky Is Gorgeous, Ginormous, and Potentially Great

PS4's No Man's Sky Is Gorgeous, Ginormous, and Potentially Great

Thirty minutes in Hello Games' galaxy

Like all of the best brainiacs, the friendly folks at Hello Games are utterly insane. There's a mad glimmer in studio co-founder Sean Murray's eye as he explains that he's no longer able to see textured terrain in No Man's Sky without the mathematics shaping it. The amiable programmer – appearing endearingly...

News: Sony: We're in Position to Make 2016 the Most Successful Year in PlayStation History

Sony: We're in Position to Make 2016 the Most Successful Year in PlayStation History

PS4 sales surpass three million units in the UK

Another day, another milestone. This time, the PlayStation 4 has apparently surpassed three million units in the UK. The news comes courtesy of British trade magazine MCV, who cite UK retailers quoting GfK figures. Apparently, the platform surpassed the noteworthy install base sum all the way back in...

News: Sony Touts Great Games for Great Prices in New EU PSN Sale

Sony Touts Great Games for Great Prices in New EU PSN Sale

Assassin's Creed, Far Cry, Resident Evil, and more

Another week, another slew of discounts on the European PlayStation Store. This time around, deals are focussed on a large number of Ubisoft offerings with some Resident Evil and Alien: Isolation thrown in for good measure. It's not the best selection that we've ever seen, but it's by no means...

News: PS4 Continues to Smash Sales Records

PS4 Continues to Smash Sales Records

This time Down Under

While the PlayStation 4's sales aren't as much of a surprise as they once were, it's worth remembering that the system is still smashing sales records around the globe. The latest set of data reveals that Sony's new-gen system accounted for 59 per cent of all home console hardware sales in Australia last year, outselling its...

News: Uncharted 4 Has Been Delayed Again, and We're Not Even Kidding

Uncharted 4 Has Been Delayed Again, and We're Not Even Kidding

We wish we were

Want to hear a joke that's not funny anymore? Uncharted 4: A Thief's End has been delayed again. It's not funny because we're being deadly serious – and so is Sony. So serious, in fact, that Sony Computer Entertainment America president and CEO Shawn 'Crash Bandicoot t-shirt' Layden has personally posted the news on the official...

News: No Man's Sky Will Carry An Intergalactic Entry Fee on PS4

No Man's Sky Will Carry An Intergalactic Entry Fee on PS4

Indie darling will seemingly cost $59.99

Well, then – after the hullabaloo surrounding The Witness' price, this is going to be mighty interesting. Sony temporarily teased that No Man's Sky will be available for pre-order from the North American PlayStation Store starting Thursday – and the game will apparently cost you $59.99. That's the...

Review: Heavy Rain (PS4)

Heavy Rain (PS4)

Rain dunce

Love it or loathe it, Heavy Rain is an important game. The drizzly depression session certainly didn't invent the idea of interactive drama – developer Quantic Dream itself took a stab at the genre five years prior to its PlayStation 3 debut with the inconsistent Fahrenheit – but it popularised many of the systems that we appreciate...

News: Sony Switches Off PlayStation TV Shipments in Japan

Sony Switches Off PlayStation TV Shipments in Japan

Tuned out

Sony's pushed the power button on PlayStation TV in Japan, with an update on its website stressing that it's no longer shipping the microconsole to local retailers. The failed format is still available from some stores, of course, but the platform holder will not be replenishing inventory once current stocks run out. In other words, it's...