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Push Rewind: Dragon Ball XenoVerse, March PlayStation Plus Delays, Spring Fever

Dragon Ball XenoVerse, March PlayStation Plus Delays, Spring Fever

On fire

And so an absolutely enormous week on Push Square comes to a close. There were tons of highlights this time, but Dragon Ball XenoVerse and the ongoing PlayStation Plus saga have to come out on top. For those out of the loop on the latter story, Sony's still yet to announce March's big Instant Game Collection update – despite the new...

News: One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 Looks Grand in This Action-Packed New Trailer

One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 Looks Grand in This Action-Packed New Trailer

We'll meet again

Providing us with what is probably our best look at the release so far, One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3's newest trailer shows off characters, action, cutscenes, and more. In what should be a pretty meaty story mode, the game's set to cover a lot of ground. Big boss battles seem like they'll play an important role, as will panelled...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 58

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 58

A big one

And so marks the end of another long week. With the weather looking dismal – certainly in our neck of the woods, at least – video games seem like the perfect antidote for your winter blues. The big question is: what will you be playing this time around? Fortunately, we have a column designed to get to the bottom of just that. Sammy...

News: Toukiden: Kiwami's PS4 and Vita Cross-Play Looks Pretty Neat

Toukiden: Kiwami's PS4 and Vita Cross-Play Looks Pretty Neat

Cross combo

Cross-play is a decent little feature, when you think about it. Allowing players using different consoles to play with each other, it's a good, simple way to expand the base amount of users. Toukiden: Kiwami's latest trailer shows cross-play in action between the PlayStation 4 and Vita versions of the upcoming release. Obviously if you...

News: Sony Making Final Arrangements for March PlayStation Plus Freebies

Sony Making Final Arrangements for March PlayStation Plus Freebies

Patience is a virtue

We were all expecting March's free PlayStation Plus games to be announced today, but it seems like Sony's not quite ready to reveal its hand just yet. Writing on the PlayStation Blog, put upon SCEE staffer Fred Dutton explained that the organisation's still finalising some last minute details. "Sorry to keep you waiting,...

News: Shovel Knight Digs a Path to PS4, PS3, and Vita from 21st April

Shovel Knight Digs a Path to PS4, PS3, and Vita from 21st April

Knight fever

Yacht Club Games' critically acclaimed side-scroller Shovel Knight will tunnel to the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita from 21st April in North America. The hugely successful title originally deployed on the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U last year, but was announced for Sony's systems at PlayStation Experience in December. There's no...

News: Actually, Helldivers Isn't One of Your Free PS Plus Games in March

Actually, Helldivers Isn't One of Your Free PS Plus Games in March

Shot down

Contrary to popular, and largely logical, opinion, chaotic co-op shooter Helldivers won't actually be one of your free PlayStation Plus games next month. The downloadable title is slated for release on the 3rd and 4th of March in North America and Europe respectively, which understandably led to many believing that it would be available...

News: Take a Peek at How Moria and Magellan Play in One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3

Take a Peek at How Moria and Magellan Play in One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3

The big guns

As we've come to expect, Bandai Namco's wheeled out another few character trailers to get you excited for One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3. This time, we're taking at look at veterans Robin, Perona, and Brook, while also catching a glimpse of newcomers Moria and Magellan. From what we can tell, both fresh faces look like formidable foes,...

News: Female Dating Sim Klap!! Kind Love and Punish Has Unconventional Tastes

Female Dating Sim Klap!! Kind Love and Punish Has Unconventional Tastes

Fifty Shades of Demon

People's tastes can be unconventional, and Japan is proof of that alone. Part of Otomate, Japan's leading female dating sim brand, KLAP!! ~Kind Love and Punish~ is following the trend that love hurts. Set to be released domestically on the PlayStation Vita later this year, you'll play as a teacher in a school of demons where...

News: Hotline Miami 2 Is Butchering Its Way onto PS4 and Vita Next Month

Hotline Miami 2 Is Butchering Its Way onto PS4 and Vita Next Month

Scream bloody murder

Hear that throbbing electronica in the distance? That's the sound of blood soaked sequel Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number fast approaching its release date. The game's official Twitter account has announced that the adrenaline simulator is storming onto Sony's consoles next month, on the 10th March. Needless to say, it should be...

News: OllliOlli 2 Flips onto PS4 and Vita in the Very Near Future

OllliOlli 2 Flips onto PS4 and Vita in the Very Near Future

Get those knee plasters ready

The follow-up to super addictive skate-'em-up OlliOlli is grinding onto the PlayStation 4 and Vita next week, developer Roll7 has revealed on Twitter. The delightfully named OlliOlli 2: Welcome to Olliwood promises to take up yet more of your free time on the 3rd March in North American, and the 4th March in Europe. We...

Store Update: 25th February 2015 (Europe)

25th February 2015 (Europe)

Brace yourself

Who's hungry for new PlayStation content? Yes, we are, too – and fortunately this week's European PlayStation Store update is absolutely packed to the rafters with goodies. Highlights include Dragon Ball Xenoverse and Resident Evil: Revelations 2, but there are also smaller delicacies like Scram Kitty DX and new DriveClub DLC up for...

News: The Hunger Games' Lionsgate Makes a Large Investment in Telltale

The Hunger Games' Lionsgate Makes a Large Investment in Telltale

Studio planning 'super show'

Lionsgate, the film studio behind The Hunger Games, has announced that it's made a significant financial investment in The Walking Dead developer Telltale Games. While no new titles have been announced, it has been confirmed that the movie company's boss Jon Feltheimer will join the studio's board of directors. Former...

News: March's PlayStation Plus Freebies Will Be Announced This Week

March's PlayStation Plus Freebies Will Be Announced This Week

Sony finalising details

We swear that these PlayStation Plus updates seem to come around quicker every month. It only feels like yesterday that we were telling you about Apotheon and Transistor in February's refresh, and now we're days away from another big Instant Game Collection content drop. Sony's been quite hush about March's lineup, but it...

Store Update: 24th February 2015 (North America)

24th February 2015 (North America)

Scrum kitty

There's a little something for everyone on the North American PlayStation Store this week, with Dragon Ball XenoVerse, Resident Evil: Revelations 2, and Dynasty Warriors 8: Empires all up for grabs. Heck, Rugby 15 has even made the roster. You do like a spot of ruggah in the US, right? PS4 Games: Dragon Ball Xenoverse ($59.99) Dragon...