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Review: La-Mulana EX (PlayStation Vita)

La-Mulana EX (PlayStation Vita)

Temple of Doom

Back in the good old days, a game wasn't even considered playable unless it was so hard that you could never actually see beyond the first few levels – that was just how we got our value for money. The late 1980s were a time when men were men – even when they were pre-pubescent or, God forbid, female – and chest hair, flat caps,...

Feature: 'We Made a Vita Game 'Cos We Wanted More Awesome Things to Play'

'We Made a Vita Game 'Cos We Wanted More Awesome Things to Play'

There’s a whiff of Windjammers about XMPT Games’ Frisbee-based foray

Now into its third year, the PlayStation Vita finds itself in a bit of a strange spot. Sony's second handheld system certainly hasn't set cash registers alight, but it has garnered an extremely passionate fanbase – this very website is evidence of that. The problem is that...

News: UK Sales Charts: Grand Theft Auto V Steals Back Top Spot

UK Sales Charts: Grand Theft Auto V Steals Back Top Spot

Heists to see you

A slew of retailer promotions, coupled with the addition of its hotly anticipated Heists update, has propelled Grand Theft Auto V back to the top of the UK sales charts. The title snuffed out former frontrunner Dying Light in order to secure its eighth cumulative week at the summit of the British best sellers list, which puts it...

News: One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 Continues to Look Brilliant in Brand New Trailer

One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 Continues to Look Brilliant in Brand New Trailer

Franky's nipple lights shine again

We thought that One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 was a fantastic take on the Warriors formula, so we're understandably excited for the upcoming sequel, which releases in Japan later this month. Check out our One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 review The new trailer's great as well, sporting a nice mix of gameplay and...

News: LEGO Jurassic World Looks Roarsome in PS4, PS3, and Vita Trailer

LEGO Jurassic World Looks Roarsome in PS4, PS3, and Vita Trailer

You didn't say the magic word

We've been getting a teensy bit tired of the LEGO game formula of late, but all we needed was an even more plastic Jeff Goldblum to get back on board. LEGO Jurassic World is due out this summer on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita – and it honestly looks pretty darn decent. You'll get a glimpse of various...

Push Rewind: Uncharted 4 Delays, PS4 Firmware Updates, and Hotline Miami 2

Uncharted 4 Delays, PS4 Firmware Updates, and Hotline Miami 2

DelayStation

This author's spent a lot of this week on the periphery, as Robert Ramsey helmed HMS Push Square for the majority of the past seven days. However, your humble host has been keeping abreast of the headlines, which included an Uncharted 4 delay and official confirmation of a new PlayStation 4 firmware update. Our biggest story in terms...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 60

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 60

Fashionably late

WAYP waits for no man – well, apart from this author when he's running behind schedule. Yes, it's a Sunday, and yes, this article should have been up over 24 hours ago – but heck, at least its tardiness has given us something new to type in this introduction area. What are you playing this weekend? There's only a few hours left,...

News: This Is How You Boogie in Persona 4: Dancing All Night

This Is How You Boogie in Persona 4: Dancing All Night

Get your groove on

Persona 4: Dancing All Night is probably just about the farthest that you can take Atlus' role-playing game series before it steps into the realm of utter ridiculousness, but that hasn't stopped the release from looking pretty darn fun. Featuring characters from the original Persona 4, the rhythm title's looking to test your...

News: Damascus Gear: Operation Tokyo Brings Mecha Action to Vita This Month

Damascus Gear: Operation Tokyo Brings Mecha Action to Vita This Month

Meching dreams coming true

Well isn't this a nice little surprise? Arc System Works' Damascus Gear: Operation Tokyo is heading to North America, and it'll only set you back $14.99. A European release is apparently coming afterwards. The mech-'em-up releases later this month on the 24th March on the PlayStation Store. It's essentially a mix of...

News: The Order: 1886 Is Pushed Aside by Dying Light and Dragon Ball XenoVerse in February's PSN Charts

The Order: 1886 Is Pushed Aside by Dying Light and Dragon Ball XenoVerse in February's PSN Charts

The undead won't die

Despite launching back in January, zombie hack-'em-up Dying Light managed to hold onto the top sales spot on the North American PlayStation Store through February. While there wasn't much new to see on the PS3 and Vita fronts, with Minecraft, Grand Theft Auto V, and Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment all sitting pretty, the PS4...

News: Here's How Combat Works in Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters on PS3, Vita

Here's How Combat Works in Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters on PS3, Vita

"I ain't afraid of no ghost"

The gameplay of most titles can be summed up quite easily with words or pictures. You get a gun and blow off zombie heads or you pick up a sword and go hack-and-slash in dungeons – simple, right? Aksys Games' Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters is a different kettle of fish because – well, just how do you hunt down...

News: Power Up With Dragon Ball Z's Goku and Frieza in J-Stars Victory Vs+

Power Up With Dragon Ball Z's Goku and Frieza in J-Stars Victory Vs+

New gameplay trailers all in English

You may have just been to Namek and back in Dragon Ball XenoVerse, but if you plan on picking up J-Stars Victory Vs+ in the summer, then the chances are that you'll be stepping foot on Piccolo's home world once again. Three new trailers have been released to drum up some hype for the upcoming brawler, which...

News: Caesar, Blackbeard, and Kuma Star in New One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 Trailers

Caesar, Blackbeard, and Kuma Star in New One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 Trailers

A terrible trio

We're rapidly approaching the Japanese release date for One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 now, and as such, we don't have many more character trailers to get through. But seeing as we've posted just about every single one up until now, we can't possibly stop when the end is in sight. This week, we get to see newcomer Caesar in action,...

News: Atlus RPG Lost Dimensions Brings Style and Tough Moral Choices to PS3 and Vita This Summer

Atlus RPG Lost Dimensions Brings Style and Tough Moral Choices to PS3 and Vita This Summer

Didn't see that one coming

Will Atlus ever stop pumping out stylish properties? We hope not, but in the meantime, it's bringing tactical role-playing game Lost Dimensions to the PlayStation 3 and Vita this summer. Going against the grain for once, it looks like us Europeans won't have to wait several hundred years for Atlus to localise it either,...

Store Update: 11th March 2015 (Europe)

11th March 2015 (Europe)

Gaming selection box

It's very rare that we have a week where there's something for just about everyone, but with Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number and Flame Over maintaining an indie presence, DmC: Definitive Edition and The Evil Within: The Assignment catering to the more mainstream market, and

News: Japanese Sales Charts: PlayStation 4 Stays on Top for Second Week Running

Japanese Sales Charts: PlayStation 4 Stays on Top for Second Week Running

Dragon Quest Heroes still dominating software

It's still a tiny bit too early to say, but it's looking like the PlayStation 4 has managed to get something of a foothold in its native Japan. The sleek home console has got a heck of a lineup over the next few weeks, but it's already kicked things off with Dragon Quest Heroes. Dragon Quest Heroes...

News: Rockstar Robs the PlayStation Store with Latest EU Discounts, Plus Decent PS4 Deals

Rockstar Robs the PlayStation Store with Latest EU Discounts, Plus Decent PS4 Deals

No Wei

Mmmm, lovely discounts. Even those that usually refuse to even think about spending a penny on the PlayStation Store take a peek at what's on offer, just in case they've got a date with destiny. This week, the European store's discounting a whole host of PlayStation 3 Rockstar titles, including Grand Theft Auto V, Red Dead Redemption, and...