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Weirdness: First-Person Tomb Raider Will Make You Nauseous

First-Person Tomb Raider Will Make You Nauseous

Don't look down

Those of you without a head for heights may want to fondle your browser’s friendly ‘Back’ button, as this first-person footage of PlayStation icon Lara Croft may leave you a little worse for wear. The video – created by perspective adaptation specialist Filipe B. Costa – shows a classic Tomb Raider title through the eyes of...

News: Lara Croft Will Not Lament Lost Frames in PS4's Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

Lara Croft Will Not Lament Lost Frames in PS4's Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

Re-release will run like clockwork

If there’s one thing that intrepid archaeologist Lara Croft hates more than busted antiques and those bleeders that inhabit the spooky setting of Yamatai, it’s an inconsistent framerate. Crystal Dynamics’ enjoyable Tomb Raider reboot for the PlayStation 3 served up a likeable slice of survival action, but...

News: IO Interactive Sneaks First Hitman PS4 Details Online

IO Interactive Sneaks First Hitman PS4 Details Online

One more hit

The official Hitman website has been updated with an open letter from the IO Interactive team, which implies that fan feedback has played a pivotal part in how the next instalment in the series is being developed for "PC and next-gen consoles". The correspondence says that fans will be "glad to hear that we have removed 47's magic...

News: Wait, Square Enix Didn't Even Port Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster?

Wait, Square Enix Didn't Even Port Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster?

A real Sin

As is customary for any of its non-Eidos products, Square Enix spent a shameful span of time porting the recently released (in Japan) Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster to the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. Except, the thing is, it didn’t even work on the update – Shanghai studio Virtuos did. The publisher had hinted in the past...

News: What Has Happened to Lara Croft's Face in PS4 Port Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition?

What Has Happened to Lara Croft's Face in PS4 Port Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition?

Dig out that David Bowie record

Just as she’s a fan of dusty old objects, video game heroine Lara Croft is also rather keen on reconstructive surgery. The protagonist underwent a serious facelift for Crystal Dynamics’ recent Tomb Raider reboot – and for the upcoming PlayStation 4 port, she’s delved under the knife yet again. Those of you...

News: How Does the Vita Version of Final Fantasy X HD Remaster Compare to PS3?

How Does the Vita Version of Final Fantasy X HD Remaster Compare to PS3?

Gatta get the right one

Square Enix’s upcoming high-definition compilation Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster is set to weep on both the PlayStation 3 and Vita later this year – but you may be wondering which version to buy? While the portability of Sony’s diminutive device may find you coveting the handheld release, there has been some concern...

News: You'll Score a Platinum Trophy for Enduring Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition's Multiplayer

You'll Score a Platinum Trophy for Enduring Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition's Multiplayer

There's always a price to the prize

Crystal Dynamics’ recent Tomb Raider reboot was all about resilience in the most abhorrent conditions, so perhaps the North American developer is trying to channel that with the Trophy list for its upcoming PlayStation 4 re-release, Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition. As leaked on PS3Trophies.com, the roster of...

News: Kingdom Hearts III's Keyblade Will Unlock Infinite Possibilities in PS4 Sequel

Kingdom Hearts III's Keyblade Will Unlock Infinite Possibilities in PS4 Sequel

The key to more gadgets than you can imagine

Fans of Square Enix’s bizarrely popular Disney and role-playing game mash-up Kingdom Hearts will know that the Keyblade has evolved a lot since the series’ inception. What started life as a mere weapon in the original release has also doubled as a vehicle in more recent entries – and series...

News: You'll Be Able to Chat to Lara Croft in PS4 Re-Release Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

You'll Be Able to Chat to Lara Croft in PS4 Re-Release Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

'Use the shotgun, girl'

We already know that Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition will boast a number of updated features on the PlayStation 4, but one thing that developer Crystal Dynamics has kept under wraps is the fact that the title will actually support voice controls on Sony’s next generation hardware. Speaking as part of a Question and Answer...

News: How Does Final Fantasy X HD Look on the PlayStation Vita?

How Does Final Fantasy X HD Look on the PlayStation Vita?

Ti-die for

With the PlayStation Vita’s release schedule looking a little dry at the moment, the upcoming Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster has become one of the handheld’s most anticipated games. However, with publisher Square Enix’s promotional efforts focused predominantly on the PlayStation 3 release, how does its handheld counterpart stack...

News: Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster Will Blitz onto Your Vita in March 2014

Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster Will Blitz onto Your Vita in March 2014

The final countdown

Details surrounding the PlayStation Vita version of Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster have been as nebulous and ever-changing as the very fabric of time. The remake was announced eons ago, and we essentially haven't heard a thing about it since. However, a recent post on the PlayStation Blog has revealed that, contrary to popular...

News: Here's Your First Look at the Next Sleeping Dogs Title

Here's Your First Look at the Next Sleeping Dogs Title

Wei to go

There had been some concern that the next Sleeping Dogs game may be some form of mobile spin-off – but it looks like you can put those worries aside. As part of a clearly staged Christmas photo, developer United Front Games has uncovered an off-screen image of the next title in the kung-fu series – the one that it’s calling Triad...