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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...

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...