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News: Can UK's Broadband Cope with PlayStation Now?

Can UK's Broadband Cope with PlayStation Now?

Bandwidth bottleneck

With the recent announcement of the PlayStation Now cloud streaming service, the question that has been lingering in the air is whether our broadband connections can actually handle it. We've already been informed that a recommended speed of 5Mbps will be demanded in North America, but can the average consumer in the UK even...

News: PS4 Stock Arrives in GAME Stores Around the UK

PS4 Stock Arrives in GAME Stores Around the UK

Limited availability, though

Sony pleaded for patience with consumers struggling to find a PlayStation 4 late last week, and it looks like it’s finally getting around to replenishing British store shelves as we write. A slew of Tweets spotted by Official PlayStation Magazine show makeshift sandwich boards promoting the stock, which appears to be...

News: UK PS4 Stock Bundles Available Again at ShopTo.net

UK PS4 Stock Bundles Available Again at ShopTo.net

Hot hardware

Sony’s sought after next generation hardware may be playing hide and seek with retail store shelves, but ShopTo.net has managed to source a brand new batch of PlayStation 4 consoles overnight. The online retailer’s selling all of its units in bundles, so you’ll have to hold out a little longer if you’re looking for a vanilla...

News: Grand Theft Auto V Puts a Big Bullet Hole in the UK's Largest Entertainment Properties

Grand Theft Auto V Puts a Big Bullet Hole in the UK's Largest Entertainment Properties

Running away with the cash

In a shock more sizeable than the kind that comes from a souped-up defibrillator, Chart-Track has revealed that Rockstar Games’ controversial open world epic Grand Theft Auto V was the UK’s best selling entertainment product of 2013. Moving an impressive 3.67 million units, the sequel beat out the Blu-ray and DVD...

News: Promised PS4 Stock Availability Pushes System into Amazon UK's Top Ten

Promised PS4 Stock Availability Pushes System into Amazon UK's Top Ten

January sales look set to start strong

While it’s common for New Year’s resolutions to centre on trivial tasks such as weight loss and self improvement, we suspect that there are a few of you with something different in mind for 2014. It can’t have been easy to stomach Christmas without Killzone: Shadow Fall, and so we guarantee that there are...

News: Whoa, the PS4 Sold Over Half a Million Units in the UK Last Year

Whoa, the PS4 Sold Over Half a Million Units in the UK Last Year

Happy New Year

It's a new year, which means that it's time for unachievable resolutions, mounting guilt due to monstrous backlogs, and, assuming that you went to a good party, ear splitting headaches. It also means looking back over what was an utterly stupendous year for our beloved platform holder. And what better way to get started than with a...

News: PS4 Launch Improves UK PS Vita Sales by 68 Per Cent

PS4 Launch Improves UK PS Vita Sales by 68 Per Cent

All according to keikaku

There’s no doubt that the PlayStation Vita has struggled to capture the commercial attention that the pretty little portable probably deserves. While the handheld did battle several software droughts right around its launch, it's accrued a rather large library over the past year or so, and is more affordable than ever to...