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Push Rewind: PlayStation Plus Freebies, Uncharted 4, Canned Consoles

PlayStation Plus Freebies, Uncharted 4, Canned Consoles

Nothing gold can stay

And that, as they say, is the end of that. This author's summer holiday is over, which means that it's back to the coal face for your regularly prescribed dose of Push Rewind. To be perfectly honest with you, it's nice compiling these after some time away, as it offers an excuse to catch up on all of the news. Here we go...

News: It's The Weekend, So Of Course PSN Is Down

It's The Weekend, So Of Course PSN Is Down

Oh, come on

Well, you can cancel your social weekend gaming plans: the PlayStation Network is currently down, according to countless reports that we've received all within the last ten or so minutes. We can confirm that we're offline here at the Push Square offices, too. Are you about to put your PlayStation 4 through the nearest window? Sit down...

News: Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Digivolves with Its First English PS4 Screenshots

Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Digivolves with Its First English PS4 Screenshots

European release also confirmed

If you didn't hear the news overnight, Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth is heading to North America on PlayStation 4 and Vita - and now it's been confirmed that it'll also be completing its European DigiDestiny in 2016, too. The role-playing game, which sees you traverse trippy dungeons as you investigate the merging of...

News: Your DigiDestiny Is to Play Digmon Story: Cyber Sleuth on PS4 and Vita in 2016

Your DigiDestiny Is to Play Digmon Story: Cyber Sleuth on PS4 and Vita in 2016

Bandai Namco confirms Western release

The prayers of all you DigiDestined have been answered: Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth is coming West. The news broke earlier via a panel at the Anime Expo, at which Bandai Namco confirmed that the role-playing game would be coming to North America in 2016. And, while there's currently no concrete details on a...

News: Get a Load of Sword Art Online Re: Hollow Fragment's PS4 Gameplay

Get a Load of Sword Art Online Re: Hollow Fragment's PS4 Gameplay

Honed to a fine edge

Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment is a decent action role-playing game on Vita, but its enhanced PlayStation 4 port, Sword Art Online Re: Hollow Fragment, looks to polish up a title that was, at times, a little rough around the edges. Fortunately, it's looking quite good for fans, as the new-gen edition's latest trailer...

News: One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3's New Trailer Takes Us to Punk Hazard, and it Looks Rad

One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3's New Trailer Takes Us to Punk Hazard, and it Looks Rad

Luffin' it

As many One Piece or Warriors fans will tell you, the Pirate Warriors titles are a lot of fun. Melding the much moved manga and anime franchise to Omega Force's penchant for crazy hack and slash action, the colourful cast make for some great playable characters as you mow down thousands of hapless sea dogs. And while One Piece: Pirate...

Store Update: 1st July 2015 (Europe)

1st July 2015 (Europe)

Ready sweat go

If you didn't already know, it's been a scorching couple of days for us here in the UK. We've had to deal with melting editors, sticky office chairs, and, of course, combusting consoles. Now we don't know about you, but that usually means it's a good time to close the curtains, slap the air conditioning on, and play some games...

News: July's Free PlayStation Plus Games Include Rocket League and Entwined on PS4

July's Free PlayStation Plus Games Include Rocket League and Entwined on PS4

Styx: Master of Shadows also sneaks in

Uh oh, we can already hear people grabbing their pitchforks. The PlayStation Plus games selection for July has been revealed, and, well, there's not a Knack to be found. Joking aside, this month's batch of free titles includes the super fun Rocket League, and the rather gorgeous Entwined on PlayStation 4. The...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: Persona 4 Dancing All Night Helps Vita Boogie to Victory

Japanese Sales Charts: Persona 4 Dancing All Night Helps Vita Boogie to Victory

Beary good

There's finally some moderately good news for PlayStation in Japan, as Sony's sleek little handheld has grooved to the top of the hardware charts thanks to the release of Vita exclusive, Persona 4 Dancing All Night. The portable console sold through 23,134 units last week, which is close to double the amount that it sold in the week...

News: Huge EU PlayStation Store Sales Kick Off This Week

Huge EU PlayStation Store Sales Kick Off This Week

It's getting hot in here

The sun's shining in the sky and we're baking in an office, so it must be about time for Sony to kick off its PlayStation Store summer sales. Starting this week in Europe, tons of PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita titles are being discounted, and these deals will swap out for new ones each week for four weeks...

Store Update: 30th June 2015 (North America)

30th June 2015 (North America)

Summer of fun

The weekly store update returns, and this time, a slew of Japanese titles are hitting North American shores, including the likes of J-Stars Victory VS+, Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma Extend, and Samurai Warriors Chronicles 3. To be honest, it's not a bad summer selection, and with that raging heat outside, it might be best to just settle...

News: Vita Exclusive Persona 4 Dancing All Night Is Grooving to Europe this Winter

Vita Exclusive Persona 4 Dancing All Night Is Grooving to Europe this Winter

Things are heating up

Hurrah, the absolutely ridiculous Persona 4 Dancing All Night finally has a European release window set for this winter, and there's a crazy collector's edition up for grabs to boot. The Vita rhythm title throws the cast of Persona 4 into a new storyline that's all about busting moves, and as you'd expect from the franchise,...

News: PSN's Down for Routine Maintenance Later Today

PSN's Down for Routine Maintenance Later Today

We'll be right back

Always keen to grab the headlines, Sony's revealed that the PlayStation Network is going to be undergoing maintenance later today. Fortunately, for us here in the UK, it'll actually be happening tomorrow from 04:30AM, but you Americans aren't quite so lucky, as you'll have to endure the maintenance tonight. Beginning at...

News: UK Sales Charts: Batman: Arkham Knight Swoops in as the Biggest Launch of 2015 So Far

UK Sales Charts: Batman: Arkham Knight Swoops in as the Biggest Launch of 2015 So Far

The Bat is back

Warner Bros must be making an absolute killing these days. The publisher seems to pump out hit after hit, with Dying Light and Mortal Kombat X both reaching the top of the UK sales charts in recent times. And, perhaps as expected, that success has continued with Batman: Arkham Knight, which has swooped into first place. The caped...

News: You've Only Got One Day to Take Advantage of This North American Fantasy-Themed PSN Flash Sale

You've Only Got One Day to Take Advantage of This North American Fantasy-Themed PSN Flash Sale

Life is just a fantasy

Looking to escape the realms of reality this Sunday? If so, then you'd better check out the PlayStation Network's latest North American flash sale, which ends tomorrow. If the headline didn't give it away, the selected deals are all fantasy-themed, which means that you can grab the likes of Bound by Flame, LEGO The Hobbit,...