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News: Curve Studios: There May Still Be More PlayStation Exclusives from Us This Year

Curve Studios: There May Still Be More PlayStation Exclusives from Us This Year

Stealth Inc 2 throws a curve ball

Curve Studios has quickly become one of the many faces of PlayStation’s indie initiative. An industrious London-based developer, the company has been quietly porting big-time PC titles and creating its own roster of content for Sony’s suite of systems for some time now. In fact, so prolific has the...

Store Update: 30th April 2014 (Europe)

30th April 2014 (Europe)

Neverland

Yes, feel free to point and laugh at us like The Simpsons character Nelson – we know that we’re extremely late. While we could make up an elaborate tale involving talking rabbits and tea parties to explain away our tardiness, we’re just going to point our finger at that overnight PlayStation 4 showcase instead. It even made us sleep...

Review: Ethan: Meteor Hunter (PlayStation Network - Vita)

Ethan: Meteor Hunter (PlayStation Network - Vita)

Rat trapped

Already available on the PlayStation 3 and via Valve’s computer-based Steam client, Ethan: Meteor Hunter features a plucky rat that’s bestowed with the power of time freezing and teleportation. Despite the zany premise, this side-scroller has already won one major award and been nominated for a number of others – but has this...

Store Update: 29th April 2014 (North America)

29th April 2014 (North America)

Step into the light

Who said that the PlayStation 4 has no games? There’s been a non-stop barrage of new next-gen releases over the past few weeks, and the latest noteworthy arrival on the North American PlayStation Store is Ubisoft’s gorgeous role-playing title Child of Light. It’s been accompanied by survival horror Daylight and superhero...

News: PS Vita Firmware Update 3.15 Refreshes Remote Play Setup

PS Vita Firmware Update 3.15 Refreshes Remote Play Setup

Easy as A-B-C

Sony's gone firmware update mad, with the PlayStation Vita receiving a system software refresh in order to accompany the PlayStation 4. Unlike it's home console counterpart, however, the diminutive device's upgrade is a little more straightforward, merely improving Remote Play functionality to make the initial setup procedure that bit...

Feature: Eight Promising PS4, PS3, and Vita RPGs in 2014

Eight Promising PS4, PS3, and Vita RPGs in 2014

Grind out the hype

Despite being a genre that's certainly had its ups and downs, role-playing games remain a cornerstone of gaming. While traditional RPGs are few and far between outside of independent attempts, traits and mechanics that the genre introduced have steadily bled into vastly different types of releases. From shooters to sports...

News: This Freedom Wars Footage Raises Plenty of Questions

This Freedom Wars Footage Raises Plenty of Questions

She will appear

There will be future university courses dedicated to trying to decipher this fancy Freedom Wars trailer. The subtitled footage of the forthcoming PlayStation Vita exclusive delves into the post-apocalyptic aspects of the adventure, and also hints at a single saintly figure that you need to save in order to attain true freedom. Don't...

News: Japanese Games Go Cheap in the US PSN Golden Week Sale

Japanese Games Go Cheap in the US PSN Golden Week Sale

Always believe in your soul

When Europe received a bumper Easter sale on the PlayStation Network, it left feathers ruffled that the North American store wasn't getting a similar seasonal gift. However, while those of you in the US may have been forced to skip on last week's celebrations, you can look forward to the Japanese holiday of Golden Week...

Push Rewind: Octodad: Dadliest Catch, Uncharted PS4, and Firmware Updates

Octodad: Dadliest Catch, Uncharted PS4, and Firmware Updates

Hello kitty you're so pretty

This wasn’t exactly the most eventful week on Planet PlayStation, with the industry all but shutting up shop ahead of E3 in June. Nevertheless, there were some big developments pertaining to Uncharted PS4, with the departure of yet more Naughty Dog staff. Sony also dated the PlayStation 4’s latest firmware update,...

Feature: Kickstarter Monthly Round Up - Issue One

Kickstarter Monthly Round Up - Issue One

Take my money

Crowdfunding website Kickstarter is almost certainly the only location where your laundry simulation game will make you an overnight millionaire. However, with the money lending destination’s games section looking a lot like an ant’s nest of console, computer, and mobile ventures, it can be difficult to discover new projects...

News: Choose Your Incredibly Cool Looking Weapon with Freedom Wars' New Japanese Trailer

Choose Your Incredibly Cool Looking Weapon with Freedom Wars' New Japanese Trailer

Packs a punch

Oversized and ridiculous looking weapons have been a gaming staple for generations now, and PlayStation Vita exclusive Freedom Wars isn't set to change that any time soon. Its new Japanese trailer focuses on the different weapon types that you'll be able to lug into battle, and to be quite honest, we're having a hard time picking out...

First Impressions: Taking a Toll Free Tour of Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number on PS4

Taking a Toll Free Tour of Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number on PS4

So wrong but so right

Did you like hurting other people? If so, then you were no doubt very happy when a new Hotline Miami game was revealed to be in the works. The critical and commercial success of the original made the sequel a virtual certainty, and with Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number due for release later this year, we got the chance to take...

Guide: No Heroes Allowed: No Puzzles Either PS Vita Trophy Guide & Road Map

No Heroes Allowed: No Puzzles Either PS Vita Trophy Guide & Road Map

Back in black

The PlayStation Vita has seen the release of yet another free-to-play title in the form of No Heroes Allowed: No Puzzles Either. This addictive match three puzzler spawns from the dungeon building PlayStation Portable games No Heroes Allowed. And if you're looking for an inexpensive Trophy haul – or merely something to keep you...