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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...

News: PS4 Sales Push Past 22.3 Million as Sony Plans Profits

PS4 Sales Push Past 22.3 Million as Sony Plans Profits

Holding out for a Hirai

Hacking scandals and closures caused Sony to sink to yet another $1.1 billion loss for the fiscal year that ended on 31st March, but the organisation is finally planning a profit for the 12 months ahead. The company expects to make a cool $1.2 billion for the coming business term, and while iPhone c

Store Update: 29th April 2015 (Europe)

29th April 2015 (Europe)

Shattered times

As was the case over the Atlantic, there are a ton of PlayStation 4 titles out to tempt you in this week's European PlayStation Store update. The highlights include Broken Age, Project Root, and Tropico 5 – but honourable mentions must go to late comers Paperbound and Rack N Ruin.

News: There's a Hunger For Japanese Visual Novels in the West, Says NIS America CEO

There's a Hunger For Japanese Visual Novels in the West, Says NIS America CEO

Danganronpa sales a success

According to CEO of NIS America, Takuro Yamashita, there's an appetite for Japanese visual novels here in the West. Talking with MCV, the company president praised the Danganronpa games for making "visual novels popular with Western gamers". If you're not in the know, the visual novel genre is generally made up of...

News: Big PS4 Games Discounted in Latest European Sale

Big PS4 Games Discounted in Latest European Sale

What are yer buyin'?

Is your backlog looking a little light? Well, now it's time to do something about it. Sony's set to release an impressive roster of sales on the European PlayStation Store later today, and the savings extend to some real humdingers. How about, for example, scoring Watch Dogs for just £15.99 – or Trials Fusion for the even...

Store Update: 28th April 2015 (North America)

28th April 2015 (North America)

Shopping idol

There are plenty of PlayStation 4 titles available as part of the North American PlayStation Store update this week, so if your new-gen system is lusting for something fresh, then read on for the full roster. The highlights, as far as we're concerned, include management sim Tropico 5 and idol adventure Omega Quintet – but it'll be...

News: An Absolute Ton of Japanese PS4, PS3, and Vita Games are on Sale on the North American PlayStation Store

An Absolute Ton of Japanese PS4, PS3, and Vita Games are on Sale on the North American PlayStation Store

Golden oldies

North America's in for a treat as the PlayStation Store kicks off its Golden Week Sale. Celebrating Japanese games and film, a ton of Japanese developed or inspired titles have had their prices slashed, and you can enjoy even bigger discounts if you have a PlayStation Plus subscription. Sadly, there aren't that many PlayStation 4...

News: You Get a Big Bloody Book For Pre-Ordering J-Stars Victory VS+ in the UK

You Get a Big Bloody Book For Pre-Ordering J-Stars Victory VS+ in the UK

Knowledge is power

Upcoming cross-over brawler J-Stars Victory VS+ features numerous anime and manga creations, but if you don't quite know your Goku from your Naruto, then you may be interested in the game's pre-order bonus: a compendium of character artwork. Apparently sporting art of 52 different fighters, the book may be a good companion to...

News: Metal Slug 3 Is Blasting Back into Action on PS4, PS3, and Vita, Supports Cross-Buy and Trophies

Metal Slug 3 Is Blasting Back into Action on PS4, PS3, and Vita, Supports Cross-Buy and Trophies

Back on active duty

Up for a bit of retro carnage this week? Well look no further than Metal Slug 3, which is being deployed on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita tomorrow in Europe. A port of the original game which released back on the NEOGEO, it goes the extra mile and supports all of the modern features that you'd expect, such as trophy...

News: Helldivers Patch Let Loose on PS4, PS3 and Vita, Fixes Trophies and Nerfs Walker Exosuit

Helldivers Patch Let Loose on PS4, PS3 and Vita, Fixes Trophies and Nerfs Walker Exosuit

Death to the bugs

We've all killed our fair share of alien bugs in Helldivers, but developer Arrowhead Studios is busy swatting some creepy crawlies of its own. Rolling out today, the title's newest patch squashes a load of bugs, glitches, and annoyances, while tweaking various gameplay elements. While the update doesn't seem to be the previously...