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News: UK Sales Charts: FIFA 14 Sprints to the Summit

UK Sales Charts: FIFA 14 Sprints to the Summit

Back of the net

Unsurprisingly, this week’s UK sales chart is dominated by a certain non-Sony next generation console. With the Xbox One launching in Britain last Friday, a large chunk of this week’s top titles were sold on the Microsoft manufactured machine. That includes FIFA 14, which shot straight to the top of the league after seeing a...

News: PS4 Ad Campaign Set to Air on Channel 4 in the Lead Up to UK Launch

PS4 Ad Campaign Set to Air on Channel 4 in the Lead Up to UK Launch

Fusion of fours

If you happen to spot a clip of Killzone: Shadow Fall while watching Hollyoaks next week know that it’s part of a massive promotional campaign Sony’s running on Channel 4 in the build up to the PlayStation 4’s UK launch. The Drum reports that the platform holder has teamed up with the broadcaster to create a sequence of short...

News: PS4's UK Digital Prices Will Stretch Your Wallet Pretty Wide

PS4's UK Digital Prices Will Stretch Your Wallet Pretty Wide

Shop around

The price of PlayStation 4 titles in the UK is a topic that hasn’t really been touched on a whole lot in the lead up to launch. We’ve avoided the subject largely because we expected things to settle down shortly before release, but it looks like that’s not going to be the case, and we’re going to be charged a hefty premium at...

Weirdness: Sony Rebrands London Landmark with PS4 Symbols

Sony Rebrands London Landmark with PS4 Symbols

London's playing

South Bank’s famous OXO Tower has received a bit of a rebrand ahead of the PlayStation 4’s launch in the UK later this month. The London landmark, which already wears Circle and Cross symbols similar to PlayStation’s famous face buttons, has been kitted out with Square and Triangle icons to create a monumental gaming display...

News: UK Sales Charts: PS4 Games Are Already Selling Strongly

UK Sales Charts: PS4 Games Are Already Selling Strongly

Call of Duty: Ghosts gets off to a decent start on the system

Sony’s next generation console may be right around the corner in North America, but there are still a few weeks before it settles its blue and black chassis on UK stores shelves. That’s not stopping the console’s initial roster of software from performing fairly well, though, as...

News: Don't Worry, Your PS4 Mega Bundle Is Not Delayed in the UK

Don't Worry, Your PS4 Mega Bundle Is Not Delayed in the UK

It may be elsewhere, though

Escalating reports suggest that Sony’s generous PlayStation 4 Mega Bundle may be delayed in some parts of Europe – but a spokesperson for the company’s UK branch has informed us that there are no issues in Britain. For those out of the loop, the gigantic launch day package includes a 500GB console, a copy of...

News: UK Sales Charts: Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Gets the Wind in Its Sails

UK Sales Charts: Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Gets the Wind in Its Sails

Battlefield 4 anchored in second

The excellent Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag outpaced Battlefield 4 to take this week’s UK sales charts crown, despite both titles being bitten by the next generation bug. Neither release managed to sell as many copies as their predecessors, with many consumers no doubt waiting for the PlayStation 4 versions of...

News: Want a Cheap PS Vita? Argos Has Got You Covered in the UK

Want a Cheap PS Vita? Argos Has Got You Covered in the UK

Bargain bin

You may refuse to step foot into an Argos store on account of those awful alien advertisements, but it’s worth blurring your morals long enough to snatch an outrageous PlayStation Vita deal. The archaic catalogue-based retailer is currently selling a 3G version of Sony’s slick handheld for just £139.99. Incredibly, though, that’s...

News: UK Retailer GAME Announces PS4 Hands-On Tour Starting Next Week

UK Retailer GAME Announces PS4 Hands-On Tour Starting Next Week

Coming to a town near you, hopefully

October is almost coming to an end, and we here at Push Square towers only have one thing on our minds: the launch of Sony's next generation console. The wait is almost unbearable, but to help to pass the time, retailer GAME has announced that the PlayStation 4 will be travelling to select stores across the UK...

News: Miss the Eurogamer Expo? There's Still a Chance to Play PS4

Miss the Eurogamer Expo? There's Still a Chance to Play PS4

Well, in the UK anyway

If you missed the Eurogamer Expo, but you’re still eager to get some hands-on time with the PlayStation 4 prior to release, the Play Expo could have you covered. Taking place in Manchester next weekend, organisers have confirmed that attendees will be able to spend some time with the next generation version of Assassin’s...