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Store Update: 24th June 2014 (North America)

24th June 2014 (North America)

It's a long one

Boy, this week's update is a huge one, so we hope your wallets are ready if certain other sales haven't managed to make them whimper like newborn infants already. If you're wanting to make more than your wallet miserably depressed, Valiant Hearts: The Great War has you covered. However, if you're wanting something more relaxing this...

News: Watch 12 Minutes of Freedom Wars Gameplay and Decide If It's a Sentence Worth Enduring

Watch 12 Minutes of Freedom Wars Gameplay and Decide If It's a Sentence Worth Enduring

On the painted desert

Japanese publication 4Gamer.net has managed to grab 12 minutes of gameplay from upcoming Vita title Freedom Wars. The action RPG releases in just a few short hours in its native Japan, so don't be too surprised if you see plenty more videos hitting the internet within the next couple of days. If you're still struggling to get...

News: See Where It All Began With Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 This Summer

See Where It All Began With Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 This Summer

Who will win the console war?

With a torrent of titles arriving in the West, it's safe to say that fans of console parody JRPG series Hyperdimension Neptunia have been kept largely satisfied. From saving the Gameindustri in the core series to becoming the ultimate idol in Producing Perfection, it can be confusing to find a good point to jump onto...

Push Rewind: E3's Best PS4 Games, Vita's AAA Doom, and Lots and Lots of Destiny

E3's Best PS4 Games, Vita's AAA Doom, and Lots and Lots of Destiny

The E3 hangover edition

It's been a relatively quiet week here at Push Square. The E3 rush is finally over, although we can't help but feel like a little part of us is missing because of its absence. Nevertheless, we tried to make sure that the past week was still packed full of content to keep you entertained during this Summer gaming lull, even...

News: This Patch for Borderlands 2 on Vita Will Help Fix The Shooter's Shonky Controls

This Patch for Borderlands 2 on Vita Will Help Fix The Shooter's Shonky Controls

Controlled chaos

The Borderlands 2 port on PlayStation Vita has been about as divisive as our internal E3 game of the show votes. Some have complimented the re-release's faithful recreation of the source material, while others have condemned its questionable controls. If you find yourself in the latter camp, you'll be glad to hear that a recent

News: Exclusive PS4 and Vita Title Pavilion is Packed with Preposterous Puzzles

Exclusive PS4 and Vita Title Pavilion is Packed with Preposterous Puzzles

Transistor meets The Last of Us

If you're looking for some perplexing puzzles to dig into in the coming months, allow us to direct your attention towards PlayStation 4 and Vita exclusive Pavilion. The title is described as a 'fourth-person' experience, a moniker which makes even less sense the more you think about it. What this means in simple...

News: Now a Second Sony Exec Says That the Firm's Not Making More 'Mega Budget' First-Party Vita Games

Now a Second Sony Exec Says That the Firm's Not Making More 'Mega Budget' First-Party Vita Games

Scaling back

Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida recently declared in an interview that the platform holder’s not planning to make many more big first-party PlayStation Vita titles, and SCEE boss Jim Ryan has since elaborated on that point in a fierce interview with Metro GameCentral. “Are you going to see huge, mega budget Vita g

Talking Point: Should Sony Ditch E3 Stage Shows Like Nintendo?

Should Sony Ditch E3 Stage Shows Like Nintendo?

A different direction

Very few people earnestly enjoy change. This author gets the jitters if Chart-Track’s weekly UK sales data isn’t ready to write about first thing on a Monday morning, and don’t even mention routine rupturing Bank Holidays. It was little wonder, then, that the web was awash with cynicism last year when Nintendo opted to...

Review: Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse - Episode 2 (PlayStation Network - Vita)

Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse - Episode 2 (PlayStation Network - Vita)

Be kind, rewind

Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse has been made possible due to the generosity of franchise fans courtesy of a successful Kickstarter campaign. The only catch with this funding drive was that the game would be split into two episodes, with the intention to get the package into the hands of backers as quickly as possible. This...

Review: Mind Zero (PlayStation Vita)

Mind Zero (PlayStation Vita)

Never mind this one

Without a doubt, Mind Zero appears to be a genuinely high quality JRPG. It has an enticingly sleek art direction, an atypical twist on its familiar gameplay, a diverse cast of characters, and a promising story premise, so we were naturally impressed by the brainpower that must have gone into the game. But as we delved a little...

News: Internet Singing Sensation Performs an Encore in Hatsune Miku Project Diva F 2nd

Internet Singing Sensation Performs an Encore in Hatsune Miku Project Diva F 2nd

No one hit wonder

Even if you've never heard of Japanese virtual singing sensation Hatsune Miku, you'll have heard her without knowing it. Bringing even more catchy, rhythm action exclusively to the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita, she returns with her fellow digital idols in the sequel Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd. Having reached worldwide...

Store Update: 18th June 2014 (Europe)

18th June 2014 (Europe)

On your bike

Assuming that you like bikes, there’s a lot to get excited about in this week’s European PlayStation Store update. You’ll be able to pick between pedals or petrol in Tour de France 2014 and MotoGP 14, both of which will be available on the PS4 and PS3. Assuming that you like exercise of another kind, EA Sports UFC will also enter...

News: Relive a Classic Adventure with Another World on PS4, PS3, and Vita Next Week

Relive a Classic Adventure with Another World on PS4, PS3, and Vita Next Week

A world apart

It seems that Sony systems are the new home for classic adventure games. Last week during E3 we learned that Grim Fandango, Tim Schafer's excursion into the murky world of noir, will be coming to the PlayStation 4 and Vita. And now, we've been given a release date for Another World, the quirky sci-fi title that originally launched back...

Store Update: 17th June 2014 (North America)

17th June 2014 (North America)

Show's over

With the buzz of E3 2014 now all but over, all eyes are on the PlayStation Store – and there’s quite a lot to get excited about in North America’s weekly refresh. First and foremost, you can now pre-order Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare for your platform of choice, with PlayStation-themed goodies up for grabs if you register...

News: PS Vita Exclusive BigFest Will Be Every Music Fan's Dream

PS Vita Exclusive BigFest Will Be Every Music Fan's Dream

Musical madness

Have you ever wanted to go to a summer music festival without the bad weather, mud, and terrifying lavatories? It might not match the real deal, but this year you will be able to hold your own outdoor party with PlayStation Vita exclusive BigFest. Managing a field of young hipsters will be your quest in this festival management...