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Rumour: Mighty No. 9 May Say Nein to 2015 Release

Mighty No. 9 May Say Nein to 2015 Release

Mighty blunder

Wow, it's all going on. According to Game Informer, there's a strong possibility that Mighty No. 9 will miss its 15th September release date. The publication, which is owned by US outlet GameStop, understands that publisher Deep Silver and developer Comcept have indicated to retail partners that the title will not deploy until 2016,...

News: Digimon World: Next Order Looks Set to Be Another Good Digimon Game for PS Vita

Digimon World: Next Order Looks Set to Be Another Good Digimon Game for PS Vita

Digimon are the champions

Not to be confused with Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth, which has been confirmed for a Western release on PlayStation 4 and Vita next year, Digimon World: Next Order takes cues from certain PSone title that some of you 90s kids may remember. Launching in Japan as a Vita exclusive at some point in 2016, we've got our first...

News: August's PlayStation Plus Freebies Feature Lara Croft, Limbo, and God of War

August's PlayStation Plus Freebies Feature Lara Croft, Limbo, and God of War

Here we go again

The PlayStation Plus hype train has finally entered the station. August's selection includes Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris on PlayStation 4, as well as atmospheric adventure Limbo. Cross-buy titles Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones and Sound Shapes add some meat to the offering across all three Sony platforms, while the ageing...

News: New EU PlayStation Store Summer Sales Bring Decent Discounts to PS4, PS3, and Vita

New EU PlayStation Store Summer Sales Bring Decent Discounts to PS4, PS3, and Vita

Infinite summer

Another week, another selection of discounts for us to copy and paste into one big article to satiate your lust for throwing money at digital games. The PlayStation Store's summery sales are here, and this year, there are some PlayStation 4 blockbusters in the mix, such as Bloodborne, Dragon Age: Inquisition, and Dying Light. One...

News: Sweat It Over Some PS4, PS3, Vita NA Summer Deals

Sweat It Over Some PS4, PS3, Vita NA Summer Deals

Hot in here

Going outside during the summer is a terrible idea – just think of all the insects, topless torsos, and sun burn. You're far safer staying indoors with a DualShock married to your greasy palms, and Sony understands that. The platform holder has launched a slew of sweltering summer savings in North America today, with PlayStation Plus...

Store Update: 28th July 2015 (North America)

28th July 2015 (North America)

Plus size

Once again, there are oodles of arrivals on the North American PlayStation Store. You'll probably have your eye on N++ after our 9/10 review, but obviously Life Is Strange: Episode 4 - Dark Room is proving a source of excitement as well. And then there's the long awaited return of King's Quest, in addition to Swo

Review: Squares (PS Vita)

Squares (PS Vita)

Average square

In a time dominated by people being tethered to mobile gadgets, there's no shortage of reaction puzzle games. The fast paced, play-any-time nature of the genre makes it ideal for short spurts of play sprinkled throughout the day, and that's what Squares by LEAP Game Studios is – a minimalistic puzzler that focuses more on testing...

Store Update: 28th July 2015 (Europe)

28th July 2015 (Europe)

N-power

As they say on the Giant Bombcast, it's Tuesssday – which means that it's time for the European PlayStation Store update. This week you've got everything from King's Quest to N++ to look forward to, as well as that all-important fourth episode of Life

News: Senran Kagura Estival Versus Bounces onto PS4 and Vita Next Year

Senran Kagura Estival Versus Bounces onto PS4 and Vita Next Year

Physical copies, too

It may have taken a while, but Senran Kagura Estival Versus finally has a European release date. The brawler, which features female ninja smashing the absolute snot out of each other, will launch on PlayStation 4 and Vita in the first quarter of 2016. It's a shame that we don't have a more precise date, especially given that...

News: Dragon Quest Heroes II Points a Sword at PS4, PS3, Vita Next Year in Japan

Dragon Quest Heroes II Points a Sword at PS4, PS3, Vita Next Year in Japan

Be your hero, baby

Slasher spin-off Dragon Quest Heroes II will cut the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita to ribbons in Spring 2016 – but only in Japan. The sequel to Omega Force's popular character action release will feature a new world, fresh story, an all-new protagonist, and four-player multiplayer. Sounds like Square Enix is throwing...

Live: Watch the Dragon Quest XI Reveal Stream Right Here

Watch the Dragon Quest XI Reveal Stream Right Here

Time for Slime

We're banking all of our experience points on a Dragon Quest XI reveal today. All of the comments coming out of publisher Square Enix suggest that we're about to see a new mainline entry in the series, and we've got our fingers crossed that it'll be for the PlayStation 4. Of course, the only way that you'll be able to find out for...

Out This Week: N++, Sword Art Online PS4, King's Quest

N++, Sword Art Online PS4, King's Quest

'Kay then

It's hardly a vintage week on Planet PlayStation, but there should be just enough to pique your interest. With the summer now in full swing, it's all about digital games this time, with hard as nails platformer N++ being the latest addition to Sony's big PlayStation Store PLAY promotion. Other highlights include Sword Art Online Re:...

News: UK Sales Charts: Rory McIlroy on Target as Top Ten Stagnates

UK Sales Charts: Rory McIlroy on Target as Top Ten Stagnates

Same old story

We have officially hit that part of the summer where there's literally nothing to say about the UK sales charts. EA Sports Rory McIlroy PGA Tour is the newest title, so naturally that's sitting on top – but the remainder of the Top Ten paints a frighteningly familiar picture. LEGO Jurassic World, Batman: Arkham Knight, F1 2015,...