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Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 122

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 122

Celebrate good times

E3 2016 is over, which means that it's time to stop thinking about games on the horizon, and start playing the ones in your backlog. With the summer drought slowly starting to take hold, there's plenty of variety among our team's responses this week – and we expect a similar story in the comments section below. Ben Tarrant,...

Store Update: 14th June 2016 (Europe)

14th June 2016 (Europe)

Biohazard

PlayStation 2 classic Siren is just one of several new titles available as part of the European PlayStation Store update today. Other highlights include Grand Kingdom, Catlateral Damage, and the Resident Evil 7 demo which launched overnight. PS4 Games: Catlateral Damage 13th June Crazy Strike Bowling EX (Not in Australia, New...

E3 2016: Expect More Niche Japanese Visual Novels on Your PS4, Vita

Expect More Niche Japanese Visual Novels on Your PS4, Vita

Variety is the spice of life

Sekai Project, a publisher of visual novels and Japanese indie games, has teamed up with Mighty Rabbit Studios to port its catalogue of titles to the PlayStation 4 and Vita in physical and digital form. No explicit releases have been revealed yet, but apparently "extensive" work is being carried out by the North...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 121

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 121

The calm before the E3 2016 storm

Everything that possibly could have gone wrong went wrong this week, but it's going to take the onset of another Ice Age to prevent us from covering E3 2016 to the extent that you expect. Before the big show gets underway, though, there's just enough time for our weekly edition of WAYP. Let's get this over with...

News: May 2016 NPD: Uncharted 4 Helps US Industry Swing Upwards

May 2016 NPD: Uncharted 4 Helps US Industry Swing Upwards

No comment from Sony again

After April 2016's desperately dire NPD report, the US industry has rebounded in May, with total physical spend up four per cent year-over-year – raking in a handsome $528.6 million. While hardware and accessories declined yet again (by 10 per cent and two per cent respectively), it was software that propelled the...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: No Competition for Dragon Quest Heroes II at the Top

Japanese Sales Charts: No Competition for Dragon Quest Heroes II at the Top

Overwatch and Uncharted 4 also stick around

Dragon Quest Heroes II has enjoyed its second successive week at the top of the Japanese software charts, selling through another 43,640 copies on PlayStation 4, while the Vita and PlayStation 3 versions settled in second and third place, respectively. Good stuff for Square Enix's long running property,...

Store Update: 7th June 2016 (North America)

7th June 2016 (North America)

#Content

A spot of parkour, por favor. As was the case with the European PlayStation Store update, Mirror's Edge Catalyst is the highlight overseas. However, there is one surprise addition: Psychonauts is available now as a PlayStation 2 Classic for the PlayStation 4. Apologies this whole list is written in a loud voice – blame the

News: Gundam: Extreme VS-Force Blasts onto European Vitas in July

Gundam: Extreme VS-Force Blasts onto European Vitas in July

Beam rifles at the ready

Back in April, Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme VS-Force got a North American release date, and European fans have been waiting for their turn ever since. Fortunately, Bandai Namco's confirmed that the mech based brawler will be jetting to the Old World on the same day - the 12th July. However, it's worth reiterating that...

Store Update: 7th June 2016 (Europe)

7th June 2016 (Europe)

Catalyst

Oooh, boy – have all these pre-E3 2016 release dates left you salivating over the European PlayStation Store update? As has become common for the PlayStation 4 lately, it's a humongous refresh this week, with Mirror's Edge Catalyst and SteamWorld Heist being the big names – accompanied by a literal stream of other titles, including

News: Cutesy PS4, Vita Spin-Off World of Final Fantasy Stacks Up in October

Cutesy PS4, Vita Spin-Off World of Final Fantasy Stacks Up in October

Cloud nine

The deluge of Final Fantasy games continues, as Square Enix has attached a release date to chibi spin-off World of Final Fantasy ahead of E3 2016. The game – which is set to release on the PlayStation 4 and Vita – will bring a bit of colour to your PlayStation platform of choice from 25th October in North America and 28th October...

News: UK Sales Charts: Overwatch Out for Uncharted 4, DOOM

UK Sales Charts: Overwatch Out for Uncharted 4, DOOM

Evergreen arrivals continue to dominate

We have a sneaking suspicion that the UK sales charts have found three new permanent fixtures: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, DOOM, and Overwatch. While Blizzard's FPS is only in its second week – and has managed to secure top spot yet again – the other two titles have been loitering around for some time...