UK News - Page 2

News: UK Sales Charts: Project CARS Roars to Pole Position on PS4

UK Sales Charts: Project CARS Roars to Pole Position on PS4

Racing ahead

Crowd funded racing game Project CARS has pulled ahead of the pack, scoring the first simulation podium position since GRID 2 all the way back in 2013. The title sold best on the PlayStation 4 – which is not especially surprising considering the lack of similar games on Sony's system – and finished in front of familiar favourites...

News: PS4 Sales Pass 2 Million Units in the UK

PS4 Sales Pass 2 Million Units in the UK

Celebrate good times

Sales of the PlayStation 4 have now surpassed a staggering two million units in the UK, according to a report published by MCV. The console hit the one million units milestone in the region shortly before the holiday rush last year, which means that it's effectively doubled its tally in record time. In fact, the system's selling...

News: UK Sales Charts: Mortal Kombat X Marks the Top Spot

UK Sales Charts: Mortal Kombat X Marks the Top Spot

Fatality attraction

Despite being a Bank Holiday weekend here in the UK, there were no major software releases. This has, of course, resulted in Mortal Kombat X holding onto its position at the top of the territory's sales charts for the third successive week, which means that it only needs to fight off Project CARS in order to match Battlefield...

Rumour: ITV and Channel 4 Streaming to UK PS4s

ITV and Channel 4 Streaming to UK PS4s

'Appy now?

Does anyone even watch television "live" anymore? Fair enough, sporting events are best enjoyed as they happen, but we can't remember the last time that we sat down at 19:00PM on the dot to catch the latest episode of Emmerdale – it's all about on-demand these days. It's frustrating, then, that the PlayStation 4 has been missing the...

News: UK Sales Charts: Bloodborne Keeps Dark Souls II at Bay

UK Sales Charts: Bloodborne Keeps Dark Souls II at Bay

Battlefield Hardline above both

Bloodborne managed to hold its own fairly well over the Easter holidays, slipping down to third in the cumulative UK sales charts, but remaining the best-selling individual game across all formats. Combined SKUs pegged Battlefield Hardline at the top, while Grand Theft Auto V finished second. All three ended ahead of...

Weirdness: Some Idiot Traded in Their Ultra Rare 20th Anniversary PS4 at CEX

Some Idiot Traded in Their Ultra Rare 20th Anniversary PS4 at CEX

Just another unloved appliance

Sometimes you need a quick sale, and stores like CEX are always available to purchase your unwanted goods. This is fine if we're talking about your crusty old PlayStation 2 and scratched copy of Pro Evolution Soccer 3, but if you're offloading your 20th Anniversary PlayStation 4 at the high street store – well, you...

News: PlayStation Now Streams to UK Shores This Spring

PlayStation Now Streams to UK Shores This Spring

Register for the private beta now

It's already grim here in muggy old England, but things are about to get a lot more cloudy. Sony has announced that it will launch a PlayStation Now beta in the UK this spring, marking the service's first steps outside of North America. PlayStation Plus members will be given preferential treatment, but you'll need a...

News: UK Sales Charts: Grand Theft Auto V Steals Back Top Spot

UK Sales Charts: Grand Theft Auto V Steals Back Top Spot

Heists to see you

A slew of retailer promotions, coupled with the addition of its hotly anticipated Heists update, has propelled Grand Theft Auto V back to the top of the UK sales charts. The title snuffed out former frontrunner Dying Light in order to secure its eighth cumulative week at the summit of the British best sellers list, which puts it...

News: UK Sales Charts: Dying Light Delay Doesn't Stop It From Outselling The Order: 1886 and Evolve

UK Sales Charts: Dying Light Delay Doesn't Stop It From Outselling The Order: 1886 and Evolve

Definitely not dead

In some pretty impressive news, sandbox zombie adventure Dying Light has managed to outsell both The Order: 1886 and Evolve at retail in the UK, despite the physical version of the game being delayed. The digital edition of Techland's undead romp released a month ago, but clearly that hasn't deterred the hordes of shufflers...