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Game of the Month: April 2015

April 2015

Fatalities and shovels, not necessarily in that order

Oooh, those bloody indies, eh? Ruining everyone's fun with their SNES graphics and their obsession with pop culture references. "We're not ripping off old games!" they cry. "We're paying homage! It's different!" Meanwhile, the stoic and the knowledgeable among us shake our heads in disgust as...

News: Ar nosurge Plus Is Getting a Limited Physical Edition After All, But Only In North America

Ar nosurge Plus Is Getting a Limited Physical Edition After All, But Only In North America

Be reasonable

Yesterday, Koei Tecmo announced that it was bringing Ar nosurge Plus West, but it would only be available digitally. That's unfortunately still the case in Europe, but North America will actually be treated to a limited physical release courtesy of NIS America. It's quite a neat little package, too, although it doesn't include...

News: Mammoth PlayStation Network Maintenance Scheduled for Monday

Mammoth PlayStation Network Maintenance Scheduled for Monday

Just another Manic Monday

Sony will be searching out its spanners and giving the PlayStation Network's servers a good seeing to next week, as it's announced that a pretty prolonged period of maintenance will take place on Monday, 11th May. Starting from 19:30AM PDT (22:30PM EDT / 03:30AM BST), the work will take just under ten hours, concluding at...

Store Update: 6th May 2015 (Europe)

6th May 2015 (Europe)

Blazk from the past

As was the case in North America, standalone spin-off Wolfenstein: The Old Blood is the headline addition to the European PlayStation Store this week. However, there's more: Project CARS is due out this Friday on Sony's new-gen super machine, as is ArcaniA: The Complete Tale. What's tickling your fancy this time out? PlayStation...

News: SEGA's Not Even Bothering Having a Booth at E3 2015

SEGA's Not Even Bothering Having a Booth at E3 2015

Shen-boo

We all love PlayStation here at Push Square Towers, but we have a soft spot for SEGA's systems of old, too. Growing up in the UK, both the Master System and the Mega Drive were arguably more popular than their Nintendo rivals – and while we'll gleefully admit that the Saturn deserved to get trounced by the PSone, the Dreamcast certainly...

News: This Week's EU PlayStation Store Deals Feature Far Cry 4 and More PS3 Games Than We Can Count

This Week's EU PlayStation Store Deals Feature Far Cry 4 and More PS3 Games Than We Can Count

Also EDF! EDF! EDF!

Far Cry 4 is the big deal this week, as the standard digital edition's price is cut down to £29.99. What? You can get it far cheaper than that in the shops? Well, thankfully, there are a ton of other titles on sale, too – but sadly, that's all that you PlayStation 4 fanatics are getting. The rest of the deals only include...

Store Update: 5th May 2015 (North America)

5th May 2015 (North America)

Take your pick

There's piles of stuff available as part of the North American PlayStation Store update this week, including your main PlayStation Plus freebie for May: Ether One. Also part of the lineup is first-person shooter Wolfenstein: The Old Blood and Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor – Game of the Year Edition. Let's run through the full...

News: UK Sales Charts: Mortal Kombat X Marks the Top Spot

UK Sales Charts: Mortal Kombat X Marks the Top Spot

Fatality attraction

Despite being a Bank Holiday weekend here in the UK, there were no major software releases. This has, of course, resulted in Mortal Kombat X holding onto its position at the top of the territory's sales charts for the third successive week, which means that it only needs to fight off Project CARS in order to match Battlefield...