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Game of the Year: Sammy's Personal PlayStation Picks

Sammy's Personal PlayStation Picks

Praise the moon

Every year the Push Square Team gets together to vote for the site's PlayStation Game of the Year. While we usually keep these polls secret, we're putting the spotlight on some of our authors this holiday so that they can highlight some of their personal favourites from 2015. Today it's the turn of Sammy Barker, as new intellectual...

News: Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization Whisks PS4, Vita to a Virtual World in 2016

Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization Whisks PS4, Vita to a Virtual World in 2016

MMOkay

Bandai Namco's deluge of PlayStation 4 and Vita announcements is not over yet: the publisher's just confirmed that Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization will launch in Europe and North America in Fall 2016. The game will see you assume the role of Kirito, as he enters a new VRMMORPG world named Sword Art Origin, which was – and we quote...

Game of the Year: Simon's Personal PlayStation Picks

Simon's Personal PlayStation Picks

OMG!

Every year the Push Square Team gets together to vote for the site's PlayStation Game of the Year. While we usually keep these polls secret, we're putting the spotlight on some of our authors this holiday so that they can highlight some of their personal favourites from 2015. Today it's the turn of Simon Fitzgerald, where variety rules the...

Store Update: 22nd December 2015 (North America)

22nd December 2015 (North America)

Worked up over fireworks

One more for the road? G'wan, then. It's the last North American PlayStation Store update of the year, which means that… Well, Fantavision is the highlight. But hey, everyone likes fireworks around New Year time, and this PlayStation 2 launch title's got 'em in spades. The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel is also out...

Store Update: 22nd December 2015 (Europe)

22nd December 2015 (Europe)

The last noel

"It's almost Christmas," we hear you scream. That don't mean that the European PlayStation Store's taking time off, though. The highlight this week is probably Fantavision – the PlayStation 2 launch title which is now available on the PlayStation 4. Also twinkling in the corner of our eye are Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star and...

News: Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme VS-Force Targets Vita in 2016

Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme VS-Force Targets Vita in 2016

About Gundam time

No, it's not ending yet – Bandai Namco has gone positively barmy, even going so far as to announce a new PlayStation Vita exclusive. Well, technically this ain't new as Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme VS-Force was revealed at the Tokyo Game Show earlier in the year – but we now know that it will be igniting its rocket thrusters and...

News: One Piece: Burning Blood Looks Like the Fighting Game Fans Have Been Waiting For

One Piece: Burning Blood Looks Like the Fighting Game Fans Have Been Waiting For

Burn on

One Piece: Burning Blood looks just about as mental as expected judging from this new five minute gameplay trailer. Featuring a load of characters who haven't appeared in a One Piece game before, the brawler's set to have a pretty decent roster of playable pirates. Indeed, if the footage is anything to go by, then the title's going to...

Push Rewind: Kojima Picks PlayStation, PS4's Report Card, and Sony's 2016

Kojima Picks PlayStation, PS4's Report Card, and Sony's 2016

One more time

It's been a quiet week on the site as we prepare our Game of the Year coverage, but one big story did hit the headlines over the past seven days: Hideo Kojima has formed a new studio and is partnering with PlayStation to develop his first post-Konami title. This is the last edition of Push Rewind until 2016, but don't worry, because...

News: Point Your Pickaxes at an Hour of Dragon Quest Builders PS4 Gameplay

Point Your Pickaxes at an Hour of Dragon Quest Builders PS4 Gameplay

Bricks and mortar

Square Enix must be rubbing its paws in anticipation of the release of Dragon Quest Builders in Japan next month, because Minecraft: PS Vita Edition's success in the nation has proven that there's a market for block busters in the East – the genre just needs a little old-school RPG brand power to take it to the next level...

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 98

What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 98

Yes, we're late

No, we will not miss a week. Sorry about the delayed article, y'all – your humble host had some holiday plans today, so we're well aware that this is hours later than it should be. But love is certainly not over, as this author has scaled to the top of the esoteric brick puzzle named life and delivered you your regularly scheduled...

News: World of Final Fantasy Lands Cute and Colourful PS4, Vita Trailer

World of Final Fantasy Lands Cute and Colourful PS4, Vita Trailer

D'aww

Square Enix's cutesy role-playing spin-off World of Final Fantasy has fashioned an all-new trailer out of the ongoing Jump Festa 2015, showing off more familiar faces in chibi form. In the clip, we get a glimpse of Faris Scherwiz, Yuna, and Sherlotta. And yes, we totally stole that information from elsewhere. Duh! This honestly looks like a...

News: Attackers Threaten to Take PSN Offline Again This Christmas

Attackers Threaten to Take PSN Offline Again This Christmas

Bah humbug

There'll be very little Christmas cheer for the unfortunate band of technicians tasked with keeping the PlayStation Network online this month, as attackers have threatened to bring Sony's service to its knees over the all-important holiday break. A group named Phantom Squad has already successfully unsettled Xbox Live this evening, and...

News: Japanese Sales Charts: Gravity Rush Features as PS4 and Vita Enjoy Holiday Bump

Japanese Sales Charts: Gravity Rush Features as PS4 and Vita Enjoy Holiday Bump

Mixed up world

Nintendo enjoyed its usual seasonal boost in the latest Media Create report, with both the Wii U and 3DS dominating the Japanese hardware and software charts. Despite this, it was a good week for the PlayStation 4 and Vita, with both systems selling over 35,000 units apiece. Gravity Rush Remastered was the headline new release,...

Store Update: 15th December 2015 (North America)

15th December 2015 (North America)

Chop, chop

PaRappa the Rapper 2 hits the North American PlayStation Store this week, ready to teach you to believe in your dreams. The popular PlayStation 2 title has been ported to the PlayStation 4 as part of Sony's new emulation initiative, which means that you can expect upgraded visuals and Trophy support. Towerfall Ascension also hits the Vita...