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News: Your DualShock 4 Will Flicker Like a Torch in Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

Your DualShock 4 Will Flicker Like a Torch in Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

Let there be light

As yet, there haven’t been many especially interesting uses of the DualShock 4’s light bar. While the glowing strip is employed to offer additional motion tracking in augmented reality demo The Playroom, its most interesting implementation otherwise is the way in which it changes colour to display your health in Killzone:...

News: PS4 Gives Lara Croft's Hair a Lift in Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

PS4 Gives Lara Croft's Hair a Lift in Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

She's worth it

Yes, we already sort of knew about it – but Square Enix has now finally confirmed that Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition is coming to the PlayStation 4. The re-release will wash up on 28th January, and will augment the adventure with the TressFX hair physics from the PC version. The title will also boast improved textures and will...

News: Final Fantasy XIV Will Be Reborn on PS4 in April 2014

Final Fantasy XIV Will Be Reborn on PS4 in April 2014

Finally

Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster may be getting a new delay every fifteen minutes, but that doesn't mean that there isn't any Square Enix goodness to be had on Sony consoles. Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn has been kicking and screaming on the PlayStation 3 for a few months, and now its PlayStation 4 release has finally been dated. You'll...

News: You Really Should Pay Attention to Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

You Really Should Pay Attention to Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

Flashes of brilliance

Don’t pack up your PlayStation 3 just yet, as Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII continues to look like a title worth buying. No, we’re not playing some kind of sick prank – check out the ten minutes of gameplay footage embedded below to see what we mean. The clip shows pink-haired protagonist Lightning running through...

News: Yes, Lara Croft's Uncomfortable Crusade Will Continue on PS4

Yes, Lara Croft's Uncomfortable Crusade Will Continue on PS4

"No, not again"

A sprightly Lara Croft is about to have the stuffing kicked out of her feeble frame yet again, as Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition is almost definitely coming to the PlayStation 4. Responding to rumours that washed up earlier in the week, Square Enix has hinted that the re-release will be announced during next month’s VGX Awards...

Rumour: Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Washes Up on PS4

Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Washes Up on PS4

Capsizing on a new console

Poor ol’ Lara Croft’s holiday from Hell looks set to continue on the PlayStation 4, as Amazon Italy has uploaded a rogue product page suggesting that Crystal Dynamics’ critically acclaimed Tomb Raider reboot is firing onto the next generation format. Dubbed the ‘Definitive Version’, the re-release will...

News: Feast Your Eyes on These Gorgeous New Final Fantasy X HD Screenshots

Feast Your Eyes on These Gorgeous New Final Fantasy X HD Screenshots

A thing of wonder

It's been well over a year since Square Enix revealed Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster, a compilation featuring the studio's seminal PlayStation 2 role-playing games. Fortunately, the Japanese company recently summoned a date for its home nation, confirming that fans will be able to dive back into Spira on the 26th December on both...

Review: Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX (PlayStation 3)

Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX (PlayStation 3)

Total eclipse of the heart

When Square and Disney's unlikely collaboration first graced our screens back in 2002, Kingdom Hearts was commended for its fantastic visuals, jaw-dropping cut-scenes, and wonderful animations – all of which still hold up relatively well on the PlayStation 2 today. It must be said, then, that giving the first Kingdom...

News: Oh No, Vanille's Going to Be in Lighting Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

Oh No, Vanille's Going to Be in Lighting Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

Pack it up

Square Enix seems intent on scuppering Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII’s chances. Despite early indications suggesting that the game is actually, y’know, quite good, the Japanese publisher has announced that Vanille – otherwise known as the worst character ever – will be making a comeback. The disastrous revelation was made...

News: Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Flashes Footage of the End of the World

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Flashes Footage of the End of the World

Not a hair conditioner commercial

If the real rapture is anything like Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII’s, then we’re counting down the days. This brand new video includes the opening cinematic from Square Enix’s upcoming JRPG, and shows carefree citizens enjoying a firework display and pole dancing production while they await Armageddon...

News: Lightning Can't Help Cosplaying As Her Favourite Final Fantasy VII Characters

Lightning Can't Help Cosplaying As Her Favourite Final Fantasy VII Characters

If in doubt, bring out Aerith

You know that times are tough when Square Enix starts leaning on Final Fantasy VII nostalgia. The publisher refuses to reboot the PSone Classic for modern consoles, but is more than happy to play on your fondness for the JRPG favourite. Not content with the recently revealed Cloud costume for Lightning Returns: Final...