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TodayWed, 18th May 2022

  • News Sony Reveals Vision for the Metaverse

    PS Homecoming

    You’ve probably heard of the metaverse by now. While this is a buzzword for virtually every major organisation on the planet, there are various different definitions of what it actually means. For Mark Zuckerberg and his Facebook hellscape, it’s an interactive world in which you’ll socialise and go to work. Sony’s concept,...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Industry
  • News Test Drive Unlimited: Solar Crown the Next Game to Cancel PS4 Version

    Also delayed to 2023

    Following in the footsteps of Gotham Knights, developer KT Racing has decided to cancel the PlayStation 4 version of Test Drive Unlimited: Solar Crown. Also, the racer has been delayed to next year. In a blog post on Steam, it's explained this is being done to make "the most of the technology in the latest consoles" and maximise...

    • Nacon
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Test Drive Unlimited
  • News AI: The Somnium Files Sequel Reveals Character Trailer Ahead of Release

    Out for PS4 in just over a month

    Murder mystery sequel AI: The Somnium Files - nirvanA Initiative is now just over a month away from release — if you live in the USA at least — so now it's time for Spike Chunsoft to reveal more about the follow-up. Today brings a brand new trailer all about the characters featured in the game, including...

    • Spike Chunsoft
    • PS4
    • AI: The Somnium Files
    • Trailers
  • News GreedFall 2: The Dying World Announced for 2024

    A prequel, surprisingly

    Solid action RPG GreedFall is getting a sequel, publisher Nacon has announced. It's targeting a 2024 release date, which is perhaps a bit surprising when you remember that its developer, Spiders, is also working on Steelrising, which is due out later this year. They've been busy! The sequel's official title is GreedFall II:...

    • Nacon
    • GreedFall
  • Preview New Saints Row Looks Like Fantastic Fun, But It's Also Distinctly Last-Gen

    In with the old

    The new Saints Row has looked better and better every time that it's been shown — and recently we got to see a whole chunk of the sandbox title in action. Volition's latest is still unapologetically Saints Row (and by that we mean Saints Row: The Third), right down to the ridiculous character customisation and mental side...

    • Deep Silver
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Saints Row
    • Previews
  • News Trails from Zero Character Trailer Is Packed with Charm

    The SSS is here

    Trails from Zero isn't out for another four months or so, but that won't stop NIS America from reminding us that it's coming. The RPG's got a new trailer that introduces its main cast of characters, otherwise known as the SSS — the Special Support Section. A ragtag group of peacekeepers, they're led by Lloyd Bannings — the game's...

    • NIS America
    • PS4
    • Trails
    • Trailers
  • News Sony: Acquisition of Bungie Represents a Major Step Forward in Becoming More Multiplatform

    Breaking down barriers

    Sony has hinted a number of times in recent years that it feels restricted by PlayStation hardware. In an interview late last year, group president Jim Ryan said that he’s “frustrated” that the company’s first-party games reach a relatively small audience. “I think some of the art our studios are making is some of...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Industry
  • News Sony May Have PS5 Marketing Rights for Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora

    Pandora's box

    We know Sony loves a good marketing deal, as it’s been pretty aggressive on that front for many years now. Franchises like FIFA and Call of Duty may not be exclusive to PlayStation consoles, but the platform holder markets them as if they are. And as part of a corporate strategy webcast, it’s flagged Ubisoft’s upcoming open world...

    • Ubisoft
    • PS5
    • Avatar
  • News Final Fantasy 7 News Planned for Game's 25th Anniversary Next Month

    Maybe Remake 2, maybe not

    How's about a bit of juicy speculation to get your Wednesday afternoon started? During the latest Square Enix Japan livestream for mobile title Final Fantasy VII: The First Soldier, series veteran Tetsuya Nomura teased that news regarding Final Fantasy VII's 25th anniversary would be dropping next month. It's obviously an...

    • Square Enix
    • Final Fantasy
  • News Coatsink Selected to Make Next-Gen PSVR2 Launch Title

    And it could potentially be related to Jurassic World

    UK developer Coatsink – the studio behind a number of indie games, including Phogs and Cake Bash – has been “selected” to create a launch title for Sony’s next-gen virtual reality headset, PSVR2. In a financial document compiled by publisher Thunderful, the firm said that the decision...

    • Coatsink
    • PS5
    • PSVR2
  • News The Tomorrow Children Will Feature Community-Designed Islands in PS4 Revival

    Collaborative spirit

    About six months ago, developer Q-Games announced it had acquired the IP rights to The Tomorrow Children, an unusual PS4 game that emphasised working together with other online players. The title had its servers shut down only about a year after it launched, but the studio is working to re-launch the game in 2022 with changes...

    • Q-Games
    • PS4
    • The Tomorrow Children
  • News Partake in the Death Jamboree with Deathverse: Let It Die Open Beta on PS5, PS4

    Gearing up for launch?

    Deathverse: Let It Die, a follow-up to Suda51's free-to-play action game, was announced in October of last year, and it feels like the entire world forgot about it almost immediately. We've heard nothing about it since its unveiling, but it appears to be on track for its 2022 launch. An open beta has just been announced,...

    • GungHo Online Entertainment
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Deathverse
    • Betas
  • News Two New PS Store Sales Live Now, 250+ PS5, PS4 Games Discounted

    Alan Wake! Wasteland 3! Valfaris!

    Another two PlayStation Store promotions kick off today, namely the Remasters & Retro sales as well as Games Under £15/$15. Both will stick around until 1st June 2022, with more than 250 PS5, PS4 games treated to a temporary price drop. Here are just some of the highlights. First up is the Deal of the Week,...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PlayStation Store
    • Europe
  • Guide PS5 Stock: Where to Buy PlayStation 5 and When in May 2022

    Which shops have PS5 available for May 2022?

    Which shops have PS5 stock for May 2022? Where can you currently buy a new PlayStation 5 console? Demand for the PS5 has exceeded supply, leaving many unable to purchase a next-gen console. Sony has suggested that it will be making more units in 2021, having secured additional component inventory from...

    • Guides
    • PS5
    • Stock
  • News As Silent Hill Rumours Swirl, Bloober Team's Keeping Quiet

    Pyramid Head scheme

    Anyone else bored of the Silent Hill saga? Make no mistake, we have a long history with this franchise and love it to bits, but the rumours have been rumbling for years now. There was the Japan Studio chatter, before the entire department was shuttered – and there was even the Abandoned nonsense, which

    • Bloober Team
    • Industry
    • Silent Hill
  • News Bungie Boss Suggests Studio Won't Be Muzzled Following Sony Acquisition

    As the fallout from Jim Ryan email continues

    Bungie has been one of the most outspoken studios in the industry when it comes to abortion rights in the United States. This, of course, puts an even bigger beacon on an internal email sent by Sony CEO Jim Ryan, in which he urged employees to “respect the differences of opinion” on the matter...

    • Bungie
    • Industry
  • News Angry Birds Wings It with Minecraft Add-On for PS4

    The birds and the bricks

    Minecraft is in a flap, and it’s all because of those pesky Angry Birds. Available now in the Minecraft Marketplace, you can pick up a new expansion inspired by Rovio’s legendary puzzler. The add-on will see you play as familiar fowl Red, as you seek to rescue your birdnapped buddies. Recover your pals, and you’ll...

    • Mojang
    • PS4
    • Minecraft
    • DLC

YesterdayTue, 17th May 2022

  • Guide PS4 to PS5: All Games with Confirmed Free Upgrades

    Every game that lets you transfer from PS4 to PS5

    Which PS4 games have free PS5 upgrades? Below, we've compiled a list of all confirmed titles that let you transfer from PS4 to PS5 at no extra cost. All of these titles will receive some kind of upgrade on Sony's next-gen console that will allow them to look better, perform better, or both. Please...

    • Guides
    • PS5
    • PS4
  • Guide New PS5, PS4 Games This Week (16th May to 22nd May)

    Tap the jar

    What new PS5 and PS4 games are releasing in physical retailers and as part of the PS Store update this week? The slow spring season continues, with mainly smaller scale indie titles on the agenda. If you ask us, My Name Is Mayo 3 is the big'un. For a full list of all new PS5 game release dates in 2022 and all new PS4 game release dates...

    • PS Store
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Release Dates
    • Guides
  • Guide NBA 2K22: All Locker Codes

    All NBA 2K22 Locker Codes and rewards

    What are all Locker Codes in NBA 2K22? If you're hoping to make the most of NBA 2K22's MyTeam mode, then you'll want to keep an eye out for new Locker Codes. These Locker Codes, when entered, will reward you with brand new Packs, Tokens, Players, MT, and more — including, sometimes, VC (See Also: How to Earn...

    • Guides
    • NBA 2K22
    • Locker Codes
    • PS5
    • PS4
  • Guide All PS Plus Games

    PS5, PS4 games available for PS Plus Essential, Extra, and Premium

    What are all PS Plus games? PS Plus, also known as PlayStation Plus, is Sony's subscription service for PS5 and PS4. The subscription is divided into three tiers: PS Plus Essential, PS Plus Extra, and PS Plus Premium. On this page, we're going to list all PS Plus games across all...

    • Guides
    • PS Plus
    • PS5
    • PS4
  • Poll Are You Sold on PS Plus Extra or Premium?

    Sub up

    Sony has finally spilled (some) of the beans on its overhauled PS Plus service, just a few weeks out from its various regional launch dates. It's revealed (some) of the games that'll be available to subscribers through its new PS Plus tiers, Extra and Premium, while also giving us (some) new information on what we can expect from PS Plus...

    • PS Plus
    • PlayStation Plus
    • Polls
    • Features
  • News Final Fantasy XV Hits 10 Million Units Sold Worldwide

    "Thank you for your support!"

    Final Fantasy XV has now sold over 10 million copies worldwide, Square Enix confirmed this morning. The PlayStation 4 JRPG first released in November 2016 before being repacked in a Royal Edition roughly 18 months later, with the latest sales milestone likely split across the two versions. The PS Plus Collection also...

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • Final Fantasy
    • Sales
  • Guide MultiVersus Closed Alpha Test: Dates, Times, Characters, and How to Play

    When does the MultiVersus alpha start?

    What are the dates and times for the MultiVersus closed alpha test on PS5 and PS4? How do you play the MultiVersus alpha? WB Games and developer Player First Games are working on a free-to-play platform fighter named MultiVersus, and your first chance to play it comes in the form of a closed alpha test. The...

    • Guides
    • Warner Bros
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • MultiVersus
  • News Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin's New Patch Improves Visuals and Performance

    Chaos control

    Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin has a new patch on PS5 and PS4, which promises improvements to both the game's visuals and its technical performance. It also makes various gameplay adjustments, and even adds a battle simulator where you can try out different jobs and weapon types. The latter sounds especially useful...

    • Square Enix
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Final Fantasy
    • Patches
  • News GTA 5 on PS5 Sells Even Better Than Expected

    Tiny Tina, WWE also do well

    Grand Theft Auto V is such a big sales juggernaut that it's now even outpacing the sales estimates of publisher Take-Two. Relating to the new current-gen version (PS5 and Xbox Series X|S) specifically, EVP of finance Hannah Sage told GamesIndustry.biz it "exceeded expectations". However, the site also notes that overall,...

    • Take-Two
    • Rockstar Games
    • Grand Theft Auto
    • Sales
  • News Dying Light Dev Is Making an Open World Fantasy Action RPG

    With ex-CDPR staff, no less

    With Dying Light 2 now on the market, most of developer Techland's staff will have likely moved on to new projects — and one of these projects is going to be an open world action RPG with a fantasy setting. Sounds tasty right off the bat, doesn't it? Techland is now hiring for this newly announced game, which means...

    • Techland
  • News PS5 Console Covers in Blue, Pink, and Purple Release Next Month

    Early access from PlayStation Direct store

    First announced alongside the initial batch of PS5 Console Covers, Sony has today confirmed the Galactic Purple, Nova Pink, and Starlight Blue variations will be available for purchase next month. Early access will be provided through the PlayStation Direct store page for residents in the USA, UK, France,...

    • Sony
    • PS5
  • Random We Totally Would Have Played Horizon Zero Dawn on PS1

    Rough and ready

    Ah, the PS1 – also known as the GreyStation, for those of you who read Nintendo Official Magazine in the 90s. Sony’s system helped pioneer the transition from beautiful 2D sprites on the Super Nintendo to rudimentary clusters of polygons – many of the games have aged atrociously, but they’ll forever be in our hearts. With...

    • Sony
    • PS1
    • Horizon
    • Culture
    • Random
  • News Historical Strategy RPG The Valiant Marches to PS5, PS4

    Sounds divine

    The Valiant is a historically-based strategy RPG that's just been announced for both PS5 and PS4. It doesn't have a release window yet — "coming soon", apparently — but it does sound like a promising project. It's a story-driven adventure with a focus on real-time combat set in 13th Century Europe and the Middle East. You play as a...

    • THQ Nordic
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • The Valiant
    • Trailers
  • News Here's Another Quick Glimpse at Sonic Origins Gameplay

    No Sonic 3 footage, though

    Sonic Origins is just a month and a bit away, and fans of SEGA's mascot are understandably excited to revisit those classic games on modern platforms. We know what the package includes — Sonic 1, 2, 3 & Knuckles, and CD, presented in widescreen and playable in two different modes — but we've seen very little of it...

    • SEGA
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Sonic the Hedgehog
  • News Fobia - St. Dinfna Hotel Looks a Lot Like Indie Resident Evil Village

    Out for PS5, PS4 on 28th June

    Brazilian team Pulsatrix Studios must surely have taken at least a bit of inspiration from Resident Evil Village during the development of Fobia - St. Dinfna Hotel — just look at how it plays in the trailer above! You've got the first-person perspective with the same sort of weapon holding as the 2021 title, a similar...

    • Maximum Games
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Fobia St. Dinfna Hotel
    • Release Dates
  • News PS3 Classic Shatter Being Remade for PS5, PS4 This Year

    4K! 120FPS! Remixed soundtrack!

    What started off as a request from the ResetEra forum has now become a reality: PlayStation 3 indie classic Shatter is being remastered as Shatter Remastered Deluxe for PS5 and PS4 later this year. This new version will feature new VFX, a 4K resolution,

    • PikPok
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Shatter
  • News Fortnite's Shared Wallet Opened to PS5, PS4

    Take your V-Bucks (almost) everywhere

    Considering Sony was staunchly against cross-console play for about two weeks, it’s sure dropped its barriers ever since. Fortnite has now announced that it’s bringing its Shared Wallet system to PS5 and PS4, meaning that any V-Bucks you purchase on the PS Store can be used across multiple platforms –...

    • Epic Games
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Fortnite
  • News Red Dead Online Not Abandoned, Take-Two Boss Says He's 'Heard the Frustration'

    #SaveRedDeadOnline

    It's no secret that Red Dead Online hasn't received nearly as much love and attention as GTA Online. That's the main reason for player frustration with Red Dead Redemption 2's multiplayer offering — looking over the fence at GTA 5, it's clear Rockstar could have turned the Western shooter into a seriously engaging online space...

    • Take-Two
    • PS4
    • Red Dead Online
  • News Mutant Year Zero Dev Announces Miasma Chronicles for PS5, Out in 2023

    Another tactical title

    The one noteworthy announcement to come out of the 505 Games Showcase for PlayStation owners is here: Miasma Chronicles, the next game from Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden developer The Bearded Ladies. It's launching for PS5 in 2023 — there's no PS4 version — and will once again be a turn-based tactical experience that sees...

    • 505 Games
    • PS5
    • Miasma Chronicles
    • Announcements
  • News Souls-Like RPG Hellpoint Grabs PS5 Version and DLC This July

    Free PS4 to PS5 upgrade available

    Developer Cradle Games is treating its Souls-like RPG Hellpoint to a native PlayStation 5 version and the Blue Sun DLC on 12th July 2022. A free PS4 to PS5 upgrade will be offered to current owners, granting access to a 4K resolution, 60 frames-per-second, and reduced load times on Sony's latest system. A press...

    • tinyBuild
    • PS5
    • Hellpoint
    • Release Dates
  • News Dead by Daylight Teases Resident Evil, Attack on Titan Crossovers

    And reveals its most disgusting Killer yet

    Asymmetrical horror Dead by Daylight goes from strength-to-strength, and Canadian developer Behaviour Interactive was kind enough to give us a glimpse into its future – which includes arguably its most repulsive Killer yet, The Dredge. This will be flanked by all kinds of crossovers, including Attack on...

    • Behaviour
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Dead by Daylight
  • News Call of Duty: Vanguard Multiplayer Is Free to Play Until Tuesday

    Play on every map and mode

    Activision is serving up another phase of free online play for Call of Duty: Vanguard, allowing all PSN accounts to claim and play the multiplayer portion of the game from the PlayStation Store. Available starting tomorrow, the offer extends until Tuesday, 24th May 2022. Every map and mode currently in the game will be...

    • Activision
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Call of Duty
  • News Fall Guys Is Getting a Level Editor

    Have we not suffered enough?

    Yesterday was a big day for Fall Guys, making several major announcements. Most notably, the game is going free-to-play, but it's also receiving a dedicated PS5 version, cross-play and cross-progression, and a brand new season of fresh content for players to enjoy. One thing we straight up missed among all the...

    • Epic Games
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Fall Guys
  • News Kerbal Space Program 2 Prepares for Launch in 2023

    T-minus about a year or so

    Hands up — we genuinely forgot Kerbal Space Program 2 was happening. Publisher Private Division announced the sequel to the massively popular space simulation game back in 2019, with a tentative release window of 2020 on PS4 and other platforms. Just over a year later, the game was delayed a second time to Fall 202

    • Private Division
    • PS4
    • Kerbal Space Program

Monday16th May 2022

  • Guide PS Plus Memberships: All Three Tiers Explained

    What PS Plus Essential, Extra, and Premium gets you

    Beginning in May and June 2022, Sony will expand its PlayStation Plus service to encompass more benefits and features. While the standard option we've been subscribed to for years will remain under a slight rebranding, two more tiers are being introduced to offer its members more as part of their...

    • Guides
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PlayStation Plus
  • Guide Best Racing Games on PS5

    The top PS5 racing games, ranked and rated

    What are the best racing games on PS5? Video games have been around a long time, but humanity's love of cars goes back much, much further. It's no wonder that racing games have been part of the gaming landscape since the very start, with the compulsion to go fast and clock the quickest times still just as...

    • Guides
    • PS5
    • Racing
    • Features
  • News Sony Shares First Look at PS Plus Extra, Premium Games

    PS5, PS4, PS3, PS1, and PSP titles detailed

    Sony has today shared the first look at just some of the PS5, PS4, PS3, PS1, and PSP games that will be available at launch with the new PS Plus Extra and PS Plus Premium tiers. This isn't the complete list, but more of a taster of what to expect. We've broken each tier down below, and remember this is...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PlayStation Plus
    • PS Plus
  • News Insomniac Sends 60-Page Dossier to Sony Following Jim Ryan Abortion Email

    Pledges $50,000 donation, which manufacturer will match

    The fallout from PlayStation CEO Jim Ryan’s misjudged email on women’s reproductive rights looks set to continue, as first-party developer Insomniac Games has compiled a “near 60-page” dossier from staff and sent it to PlayStation Studios boss Hermen Hulst, demanding leadership “do...

    • Sony
    • Insomniac Games
    • Industry
  • News Ska Studios Clarifies Salt and Sacrifice Pricing Mishap

    Always intended to be this way

    Update: Ska Studios has clarified a story claiming Salt and Sacrifice’s pricing was adjusted on Epic Games Store per PlayStation’s demands. According to the developer, the game’s “pricing was always intended to be the same on all storefronts at launch”. A statement explains: “Storefront pricing was...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PS Store
    • Salt and Sacrifice
  • Reaction Sony's Positive PS Plus Reboot Proves the Value of Catalogues

    A lovely library

    Sony took its sweet time revealing the full extent of its PS Plus reboot – and, frankly, with only approximately 150 of All PS Plus Games confirmed, we’re still not getting the complete picture. According to the company, PS Plus Premium subscribers will get access to about 750 games at launch, so it still has plenty more to...

    • PS Plus
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Reaction
    • Features
  • News PS Plus Extra, Premium June Release Dates Confirmed

    Sony locks launch dates

    We already knew that Sony was targeting a number of June 2022 release dates for the new PS Plus Extra and Premium tiers — but until now, these dates weren't set in stone. Fortunately, Sony's been able to stick to its schedule, with the overhauled service's re-reveal confirmi

    • PS Plus
    • PlayStation Plus
    • Release Dates
  • News Ubisoft+ Is Coming to PS5, PS4, with 50 Classics Free for PS Plus Extra, Premium By the End of the Year

    French publisher pulls through

    Ubisoft+, the French publisher’s subscription service, is coming to the PS5 and PS4 in the future. And there’s even better news for PS Plus subscribers: those who sign up for PS Plus Extra or PS Plus Premium will get access to Ubisoft+ Classics at no extra cost. As the name implies, this is a curated list of legacy...

    • Ubisoft
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PS Plus
  • News You May Already Own Some of the Retro PS Plus Titles

    Even if you bought them on PS3 or PSP

    What’s this?! Sony in a shockingly consumer friendly move has confirmed that “select” PS1 and PSP titles launching as part of the new PS Plus Premium tier will be available individually, meaning you’ll be able to purchase them from the PS Store even if you don’t want to subscribe. More importantly, if...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PS3
    • PSP
  • News PS1, PSP Games on PS Plus Premium Can Have Save States, Rewind, and Improved Performance

    Better than ever

    As we already know, the new PS Plus Premium tier will offer classic PS1, PS2, and PSP titles, but Sony's only just revealed how these games will be enhanced on PS5 and PS4. According to Sony, "select" PS1 and PSP titles will have features like save states (allowing you to save the game at any time) and rewind functionality (letting...

    • PS Plus
    • PlayStation Plus
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PS1
  • News PS Plus Extra, Premium Tiers Will Be Refreshed Monthly with New Games

    PS Plus update every two weeks

    Sony will refresh its new PS Plus Extra and PS Plus Premium tiers on a monthly basis, adding in new PS5, PS4, PS3, PS1, and PSP games regularly. While the usual PS Plus Essential update will still take place at the beginning of each month, the two more expensive tiers will be refreshed in the middle of the month. This...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PlayStation Plus
    • PS Plus
  • News UK Sales Charts: Evil Dead: The Game Sells Best on PS5 with Top 10 Debut

    Shop smart, shop S-Mart

    It's been a little quiet in terms of key new releases lately, but one has managed to make its debut on the UK's physical games chart. Evil Dead: The Game arrives in fifth place, with the PS5 version commanding 56 per cent of the sales. Meanwhile, Horizon Forbidden West holds onto its spot at number three, no doubt thanks to...

    • UK
    • Sales
    • Charts
    • PS5
    • PS4
  • News Silent Hill 2 Remake from Bloober Team Reportedly in Development

    Potentially a "PlayStation console exclusive"

    Hot on the heels of leaked screenshots indicating a brand new Silent Hill game is in the works, it's being reported that Bloober Team is currently remaking Silent Hill 2 as a "PlayStation console exclusive". The Layers of Fear, Blair Witch, and

    • Bloober Team
    • PS5
    • Silent Hill
    • Rumours
  • News No Mention of Trophies for PS Plus Premium's PS1, PSP Games

    Trophy not unlocked

    Sony has finally given its new PS Plus tiers a proper reveal, and the overhauled service is starting to sound quite enticing. However, it's worth noting that, at the time of writing this article, there's been no mention of classic PS1 and PSP titles having Trophy support. Obviously that's not confirmation, but it does strongly...

    • PS Plus
    • PlayStation Plus
    • PS1
    • PSP
  • News Horror Game The Callisto Protocol Returns with News This Week

    Enemy design also revealed

    Roughly 18 months after its original announcement at The Game Awards 2020, this week looks set to be when we next see PlayStation 5 horror game The Callisto Protocol. Also coming to other platforms, it's the next title from Dead Space creator Glen Schofield. Over the weekend

    • KRAFTON
    • PS5
    • The Callisto Protocol
  • News Fall Guys Going Free-to-Play and Jumping to PS5 on 21st June

    Cross-play, cross-progression confirmed too

    Last week, Mediatonic promised a huge announcement related to Fall Guys, and it's now delivered the goods. The popular multiplayer platformer is officially moving to a free-to-play model, it's getting a native PS5 version, and is finally launching on other platforms — all on 21st June, 2022. There's a...

    • Epic Games
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Fall Guys
  • News PS Plus Premium's PS5, PS4 Game Trials Have Trophies, and Save Data Carries Over

    Platinum speedruns incoming

    Game trials are perhaps the most overlooked feature of PS Plus Premium. Subscribers to Sony's most expensive tier will be able to sample a catalogue of PS5 and PS4 titles for up to two hours — which could really come in handy if you're not quite sold on a specific game. Your two hours will only begin to expire once you...

    • PS Plus
    • PlayStation Plus
  • News The Chant Enrols You in a Creepy Cult on PS5

    Craft and fight to survive

    Ever watched one of those Netflix documentaries about a creepy cult? They tend to be quite alarming, and you can easily see how said stories could form the basis for a horror film or video game. Looks like The Chant is drawing on some real-life inspiration for its upcoming PS5 thriller, as it promises a “spiritual...

    • Prime Matter
    • PS5
    • The Chant
    • Announcements
  • News MultiVersus Cinematic Trailer Introduces Taz, Velma, and The Iron Giant

    Jinkies!

    Say what you want about MultiVersus — so far, its character roster is wild. The free-to-play platform fighter looks to be copying Super Smash Bros. in many ways, but you can't knock this selection of combatants. We already know the likes of Batman, Superman, Shaggy, Tom & Jerry, Bugs Bunny, and Arya Stark, and with today's new CG...

    • Warner Bros
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • MultiVersus
    • Videos
  • News Marvel's Midnight Suns Rated in South Korea, Seemingly Coming Soon

    Superhero strategy game on the horizon?

    We almost forgot this game exists, to be honest. Marvel's Midnight Suns, a mix of strategy and action from XCOM studio Firaxis, has been quiet for a long time now. The last we heard was about six months ago, when the game was delayed to the second half of 2022. Now, a new development seems to suggest the title...

    • 2K Games
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Marvels Midnight Suns
  • News Slick Stealth Platformer The Library of Babel Out on PS5, PS4 This Year

    2D title out in the Autumn

    Not to be directly confused with the Spanish short story of 1941, The Library of Babel is a 2D stealth platformer from Tanuki Game Studio planned for release on PlayStation 5 and PS4 later this year. Set 20,000 years after humanity's extinction, the moody 2D title is said to be inspired by Apocalypse Now. The game does...

    • Neon Doctrine
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • The Library of Babel
    • Announcements

Sunday15th May 2022

  • Guide New PS4 Games Release Dates in 2022

    All 2022's upcoming PlayStation 4 launch dates

    What new PS4 games release dates in 2022 are coming up? We’ve got you covered with a full list of 2022 PlayStation 4 release dates. As is always the case, we'll be updating this article throughout the year, refreshing it with new titles so you can always be clear which new PS4 games are on the...

    • Guides
    • PS4
    • Release Dates
  • Guide New PS5 Games Release Dates in 2022

    All 2022's upcoming PlayStation 5 launch dates

    What new PS5 games release dates in 2022 are coming up? We’ve got you covered with a full list of 2022 PlayStation 5 release dates. The PlayStation 5 is gradually beginning to blossom into a best of a console, and we'll be keeping you updated with a full list of every upcoming PS5 game on this page...

    • Guides
    • PS5
    • Release Dates
  • News Sony Japan Promotes PS5, PS4 Lineup with High Octane Montage

    Run! Run! Run!

    We always enjoy these montages semi-regularly produced by Sony Japan to promote PlayStation’s software lineup. In terms of actual content, we must admit this is one of the weaker ones in recent memory, largely due to there being very few major titles with a release date on PS5 and PS4 right now. It’s still a fun video, though,...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Japan
    • Trailers

Saturday14th May 2022

  • News HBO's The Last of Us TV Show Reveals Key Set Photos

    Saint Mary's

    Update: Just as we were going to press, more photos from The Last of Us TV show have started to circulate showcasing the suburbs section of the story, where in the game Joel must pick off foes with a sniper rifle. Again, the sets look spot-on compared to the game: Original Story: HBO and PlayStation Productions are still shooting...

    • HBO
    • The Last of Us
    • TV
  • Quiz Test Your PlayStation General Knowledge - Issue 9

    It's time to PlayStation

    How much do you know about PlayStation and the gaming industry that surrounds it? If you fancy yourself a walking PlayStation encyclopaedia, then why not put your brain to the test with our PlayStation General Knowledge Quiz? This is Issue 9 of our PlayStation General Knowledge Quiz. You can have a crack at our previous...

    • PlayStation
    • Quiz
    • Features
  • Rumour Sony Showcase Could Be Set for First Week of June

    Update: Or might not be, who knows?

    Update: It wouldn't be a video game rumour without clarification, would it? Jeff Grubb has since taken to Twitter to expand upon his comments, explaining that he's also heard rumours that there'll be no Sony showcase until at least September: This wouldn't be entirely out of the ordinary, as last year it hosted...

    • Sony
    • PlayStation
    • Rumours
  • News PlayStation Now Has a Lexicon for Gaming Terms You May Not Understand

    Git gud at the lingo

    We live in a bubble here at Push Square, we really do. As long-time gaming enthusiasts, we know our ADS from our FPS [Well, technically that could be first-person shooter or frames-per-second – Ed] but not everyone does. That’s why we reckon it’s cool that Sony has compiled a lexicon for gaming phrases and acronyms that...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Culture
  • News Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate Definitive Edition Defies Naming Logic in Surprise Rating

    Super Turbo Ultimate Definitive Complete Deluxe Game of the Year Edition

    You've heard of Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate. You've heard of Definitive Editions. But have you heard of Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate Definitive Edition? No, this isn't some kind of meme — it's an actual name that was just given a rating in Australia (as spotted by Gematsu)...

    • Koei Tecmo
    • Warriors Orochi
  • Talking Point What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 426

    Blue sky thinking

    We're not sure about where you are, but after what felt like a never-ending winter, the weather is finally improving here. It's not tropical yet, but the sun is shining, the skies are blue, and there are barely any new video games to play. Time to go outside? Sammy Barker, Editor: I never, ever expected to write this, but I'm...

    • Talking Point
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • What Are You Playing
    • Features
  • News New Challengers Enter the Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl on PS5, PS4

    Jenny, Hugh, Rocko

    Between the likes of Multiversus and LEGO Brawls, it feels like publishers are beginning to pluck up the confidence to take on the Super Smash Bros formula again. Of course, the results are always mixed, but Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl was well-liked enough to justify DLC, and here’s your first taste of what’s in store. So,...

    • GameMill Entertainment
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl
    • DLC

Friday13th May 2022

  • Guide Best Single Player Games on PS5

    PS5's best single player titles, ranked and rated

    What are the best single player games on PS5? In this evolving list, the Push Square community has come together to rate and order the best experiences for just one person on PS5. This list covers the greatest single player games available on PS5 right now, ignoring titles that predominantly feature...

    • Guides
    • PS5
    • Features
  • News Zenless Zone Zero Is a Super Stylish Action RPG from Genshin Impact Dev miHoYo

    Second impact

    We love it when a game makes a good first impression, and that's exactly what Zenless Zone Zero has done. This is the new action RPG from Genshin Impact developer miHoYo, and it's absolutely dripping with style. It adopts a futuristic urban setting rather than a fantastical one, and boasts multiple playable characters. The only...

    • miHoYo
    • Zenless Zone Zero
  • News Sony Is Still Gaming's Second Biggest Money Maker, But Looks Set to Be Overtaken

    Microsoft's deep pockets will make a difference

    Sony held onto its position as gaming’s second biggest money maker for the financial year ending 31st March, but it looks set to fall a position once Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision Blizzard is finalised. PlayStation pulled in $18.2 billion in revenue for the previous fiscal term, which was...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Industry
  • News PS Plus Could Be About to Land Bloober Team's Catalogue

    Polish dev signs significant license and distribution agreement with Sony

    A document dating back to 18th April, 2022 suggests select games from Bloober Team’s catalogue could be coming to PS Plus in the future. The paperwork, which describes a “significant license and distribution agreement with Sony Interactive Entertainment” alludes to...

    • Sony
    • Bloober Team
    • PS Plus
    • Industry
  • Guide Best Action Games on PS5

    PS5's best action titles, ranked and rated

    What are the best action games on PS5? The best part about playing video games is that they allow us to perform feats we can’t in real-life, whether it’s working undercover in Hitman 3 or swinging through New York City in Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales. Whether it’s performing death-defying...

    • Guides
    • PS5
    • Action
    • Features
  • Rumour Supposed Silent Hill Leak Reveals New Images, Quickly Taken Down

    DuskGolem's latest hastily removed by copyright claim

    Blimey, how long have these Silent Hill rumours been circulating now? It feels like an eternity. We've heard Konami's horror IP is being brought back in numerous ways; Bloober Team is said to be involved, and a separate game is allegedly-but-almost-certainly-not in production under Hideo Kojima...

    • Konami
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Silent Hill
    • Rumours
  • News SEGA Says Loads of New Games Are Coming This Year, Including Remakes and Remasters

    Gotta go fast

    SEGA's just had its fiscal year briefing, and the company's doing quite well for itself. The Japanese firm recorded increased profits over fiscal year 2021, mostly thanks to strong software sales. Good stuff, but it's the publisher's promise of even more games that has us interested. Over the next 12 months or so, SEGA has plans to...

    • SEGA
    • Industry
  • News Nintendo Switch Has Now Outsold PS4 in USA

    Records exist to be broken

    Whisper it, but when all’s said and done, we reckon there’s a distinct chance the Nintendo Switch will have outsold even the PS2 – it’s certainly on track to do so. For now, the hybrid hardware’s latest achievement is outselling the PS4 in the United States, as confirmed in the latest NPD report, which is...

    • Sony
    • Nintendo
    • PS4
    • Hardware
    • Sales
  • News Final Fantasy 14 Is the Saviour of Square Enix's Latest Financial Report

    Endwalkin'

    Square Enix has published its financial report for fiscal year 2021, and although the publisher is still reasonably healthy overall, its net sales were down almost ten percent on fiscal year 2020 — and it could have been worse if not for the continued success of Final Fantasy XIV. The MMORPG really is the company's biggest money maker...

    • Square Enix
    • Industry
  • News Wonder Boy Collection Makes Your PS4 a Master System from 3rd June

    But the more comprehensive Anniversary edition is limited to 2,000 copies

    Various remakes and re-releases over the years have helped keep Wonder Boy in the headlines, but retro enthusiasts will be focused on the upcoming Wonder Boy Collection, which brings four classic games from the franchise to the PS4. As per the press release, the full selection...

    • ININ Games
    • PS4
    • Wonder Boy
    • Release Dates
  • News Big Final Fantasy News Coming This Month or Next as Series Celebrates 35th Anniversary

    Final Fantasy 16, please

    This year marks Final Fantasy's 35th anniversary, and it sounds like Square Enix wants to make it a memorable celebration. As part of its most recent financial report, the company says that it expects to share its plans either this month or next (as per analyst David Gibson). This probably means that we're getting more...

    • Square Enix
    • Final Fantasy
  • News Oh, Joy! Second Resident Evil Netflix Trailer Sets Up the Story

    Happy pills

    You’ve probably already seen the first teaser trailer for Netflix’s adaptation of Resident Evil – it’s been viewed over one million times since debuting yesterday – but this follow-up lays out the plot a little better. As you’ll recall, New Raccoon City is an idyllic urban metropolis, and it’s seemingly powered by a new...

    • Netflix
    • TV
    • Resident Evil
  • Mini Review Unpacking (PS5) - Making Chores Fun

    What’s in the box? What’s in the box?!

    Unpacking’s title marvellously — and succinctly — informs you of what to expect. You inhabit the life of a young woman across a number of years, living in her shoes solely through unboxing her worldly possessions. One year you might be decorating your college dorm room, the next moving back home to...

    • Reviews
    • Humble Games
    • PS5
    • Unpacking
    • Mini Reviews
  • News First Dying Light 2 DLC Now Arriving in September

    More free content in the meantime

    The first piece of major Dying Light 2 DLC is now slated for September, a post-launch content roadmap from Techland confirms. It sees the initial story-focused expansion pushed back by a few months for more polish, but in its place will be further free content including a Photo Mode, community events, and general...

    • Techland
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Dying Light
    • DLC
  • Guide Best Puzzle Games on PS5

    PS5's best puzzle titles, rated and ranked

    What are the best puzzle games on PS5? The puzzle genre is arguably the most popular on the planet, with franchises like Tetris and – whisper it – Candy Crush Saga appealing to millions upon millions of players all around the world. But, like the Tetronimos many of you will no doubt be familiar with,...

    • Guides
    • PS5
    • Puzzle
    • Features
  • News April 2022 NPD: PS5 Back on Top After Supply Issues Thwart Sales

    LEGO Star Wars the best-selling game

    After just one month on the market, LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga is already among the six best-selling LEGO titles of all time in the US after selling more copies than any other game in the country for the month of April 2022. It also achieved the "highest launch month dollar sales for any LEGO title in...

    • USA
    • Sales
    • Charts
    • PS5
    • PS4
  • News Fall Guys Is Teasing a Big Announcement for Next Week

    Alive game?

    It feels as though Fall Guys has been cast aside by many, but it's still going strong in the background. Fire up the game today and you'll still easily find matches to join. While it remains popular, there's definitely the vibe that it's kind of been coasting a bit lately. That's not to say Mediatonic hasn't been working on something in...

    • Epic Games
    • PS4
    • Fall Guys
  • News Art of Rally's Next Free Update Introduces Indonesia This Summer on PS5, PS4

    Plus: physical editions incoming

    Art of Rally shrinks down the fierce motorsport without losing any of the required technical skill, making for a different but nonetheless engaging little racer. While it doesn't feature any real world cars or courses, the game is very much inspired by reality, featuring vehicles with striking resemblances to...

    • Funselektor
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Art of Rally
    • Updates
  • News Green Hell VR Welcomes You to the Jungle on PSVR2 in 2023

    Virtually dead

    We'll be honest: we hadn't heard of Green Hell VR before today, but it seems the game is very well received. Released for PC VR platforms earlier this year, this is a tough survival title that drops you into the Amazon rainforest and simply tasks you with staying alive. As mentioned, the reception has been pretty positive, so we're...

    • Creepy Jar
    • PS5
    • PSVR2
    • Green Hell VR
    • Announcements

Thursday12th May 2022

  • Guide GTA Online Weekly Update: 12th May, 2022

    All the latest offers and additions in Los Santos

    What are the GTA Online Weekly Bonuses? Every week, Rockstar Games rolls out an update for its online sandbox, adding new activities and content for Los Santos. These events typically include GTA$ and RP multipliers for select modes, as well as discounts on vehicles and clothes. There are also...

    • Guides
    • Grand Theft Auto
    • GTA Online
    • PS5
    • PS4
  • News Latest PS5 Firmware Update Available Now, Here Are the Patch Notes

    What does version 22.01-05.10.00 do?

    You just know when the morning starts with a new PS5 firmware update, it's going to be a good day. There's just no better feeling than when Sony pushes out the latest system software version, making that black-and-white beast the best it can be. You get to download the firmware update, then you get a...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • Firmware Updates
  • News PS4 Firmware Update 9.60 Is Available to Download Now

    Patch note time

    Sony seems to be updating PS4 as often as PS5 these days, keeping both consoles looking healthy. Earlier today, the company pushed a firmware update to its current console, and now it's PS4's turn. System software version 9.60 is available to download and install now. Weighing in at 492MB, you can probably guess what the single...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Firmware Updates
  • News Here's Your First Look at Netflix's Resident Evil

    The horror

    Unlike last year’s Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City, which was squarely aimed at fans of the franchise, Netflix’s adaptation has always looked set to plot a different path. And this trailer hammers that point home. Due out on 14th July, we’re introduced to New Raccoon City, a seemingly dystopian neighbourhood filled with...

    • Netflix
    • TV
    • Resident Evil
  • News PlayStation Staff Angry About Jim Ryan Email on Abortion Rights

    Executive urges respect for differences of opinion

    According to Bloomberg, a number of PlayStation staff are “seething” about an email sent by CEO Jim Ryan today, in which he urged employees to “respect the differences of opinion” when it comes to abortion rights. A recent leak from the US Supreme Court put the issue into sharp focus, after...

    • Sony
    • Industry
    • Jim Ryan
  • News Updated PS5 Model Registered in Japan

    Radio ga ga

    Sony has reportedly registered an updated PS5 model in Japan — but don't get too excited. This isn't some kind of PS5 Pro — we won't be getting that for years yet, despite what the rumours say — this is just a slightly adjusted version of the standard PS5. So what's new? Well, it's apparently got "updated radio equipment", which...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • Japan
  • Mini Review Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising (PS5) - Attractive Action RPG Struggles to Rise Above

    On Runebarrowed time

    Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising acts as something of a prologue to the crowdfunded Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes, which is aiming for a 2023 release on PS5 and PS4. It's a side-scrolling action RPG with an emphasis on character-switching combat, but it also dabbles in Metroidvania-esque exploration and even town building. An...

    • Reviews
    • 505 Games
    • PS5
    • Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising
    • Mini Reviews
  • News Dead Space Remake Welcomes You Back to the USG Ishimura in January 2023

    Gameplay reveal reportedly in October

    EA will release the PlayStation 5 remake (and Xbox Series X|S and PC) of its survival horror classic Dead Space on 27th January 2023, it has been confirmed. The project takes the 2008 original and brings it into the modern era with better visuals and audio to achieve "a new level of immersion and quality" on the...

    • EA
    • PS5
    • Dead Space
    • Release Dates
  • News MultiVersus Closed Alpha Will Let You Test Warner Bros' Platform Fighter on PS5, PS4

    Plus, new gameplay footage

    It's been a minute since we heard anything about MultiVersus, but WB Games has put it back on our radar with new gameplay and info. The free-to-play platform fighter, starring a varied range of characters including DC heroes and classic cartoons, will be getting a closed alpha test, playable on both PS5 and PS4. The alpha...

    • Warner Bros
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • MultiVersus
    • Videos
  • Random Unreal 5 Train Station Demo Remade in Dreams Comes Surprisingly Close

    And it's not done yet

    In case you missed it, a visually incredible scene created using Unreal Engine 5 was doing the rounds earlier this week. It's a fairly simple environment based on a dingy train station, but it's well worth checking out — the detail combined with the lighting borders on photorealism. It's pretty insane. Like clockwork,...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Dreams
    • Random
  • News Shadow Hearts Trademark Spotted, Possibly for PS Plus Premium

    Filed by Universal Entertainment

    A new trademark has been filed by Universal Entertainment in Japan for the PlayStation 2 RPG series Shadow Hearts, potentially suggesting at least one of the three titles could be part of PS Plus Premium's launch lineup. Spotted by Gematsu, it's a possible indicator of

    • Universal Entertainment
    • PS2
    • Shadow Hearts
    • PlayStation Plus
    • PS Plus
  • News 13 Sentinels PS4 Update Adds Content from the Switch Version

    Lucky for some

    Superb strategy-tinged visual novel 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim will soon receive a free update on PS4, adding new weapons to the game that appeared in the recently released Nintendo Switch version. Not exactly earth-shaking news, but at least Atlus is keeping PlayStation players in the loop. That said, this update has only been...

    • Atlus
    • PS4
    • 13 Sentinels
    • Updates
  • News Apex Legends Is Pulling in Insane Revenue

    Truly legendary

    Remember the recent article about Genshin Impact’s insane income? Well, here’s another one: Apex Legends has raked in $2 billion in revenue since it released approximately three years ago. It’s another startling statistic that puts into focus why Sony has 10 live service games in production – the rewards are frankly flabberg

    • EA
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Apex Legends
  • News Konami Just Had Its Most Profitable Year Ever

    Profit to surpass Metal Gear

    With all of the negative press that Konami tends to get in the gaming sphere, it's easy to overlook the fact that it's actually doing well for itself these days. Okay, so maybe eFootball was a bit of a disaster, but have you seen this latest company-wide financial report? Konami just had its most profitable year ever,...

    • Konami
    • Industry
  • News Play Days Gone on the Broken Road with Steam Deck Support

    On your bike

    Sony’s Bend Studio has a long history with handhelds, having been one of the flag bearers for both the PSP and PS Vita generations, before transitioning back to consoles with Days Gone. There’s little surprise, then, that it’s gone the extra mile to verify Deacon St John’s debut for the Steam Deck, meaning that it’s been...

    • Sony
    • PC
    • Steam Deck
    • Days Gone
  • News Alan Wake 2 Concept Art Shared, But No News This Summer

    AMC buys rights to Alan Wake TV show

    Remedy has revealed some brand new Alan Wake II concept art, featuring the man himself, one creepy enemy, and two dark and moody locations. All four are embedded below, but you shouldn't expect this to be the start of an info blowout. The Finnish developer has confirmed the game won't be shown off this summer —...

    • Epic Games
    • PS5
    • Alan Wake
  • News 505 Games Plotting Spring Showcase for New and Announced Games

    The big five-oh-five

    While we wait patiently for Sony’s next big showcase – will there even be one this summer? – publisher 505 Games is taking the opportunity to schedule its very own live event. Hosted by MTV’s Patrice Bouédibéla, the livestream promises a 60-minute glimpse into new and existing titles, and a “chance to get to know key...

    • 505 Games
    • PS5
    • PS4
  • News Despite FTC Investigation, Sony Expects Bungie Acquisition to Close This Year

    And that'll be that

    Here’s your weekly reminder that, yes, Sony is still buying Destiny developer Bungie. While the iconic studio will remain largely independent, the platform holder hopes that the purchase will help inform its output on numerous upcoming live service games. And while the billion dollar buyout is

    • Sony
    • Bungie
    • Industry
    • Business
  • News It'll Be One More Lunar Cycle Before Deliver Us the Moon Lands on PS5

    PS5 version delayed to June

    Before Deliver Us Mars brings us to the red planet on both PS5 and PS4, developer KeokeN Interactive is ensuring its first game isn't left behind. A PS5 port of Deliver Us the Moon was announced earlier this year, sprucing up the sci-fi adventure with 4K resolution, improved visuals, faster loading, and more. Initially...

    • Wired Productions
    • PS5
    • Deliver Us the Moon
  • News Criterion Games and Codemasters Cheshire Merge into One Need for Speed Studio

    Ex-Evolution team to join Criterion

    The next Need for Speed is still shrouded in mystery, but we do know one thing for certain: Criterion Games is leading development on the project. Rumoured to be current-gen only, the upcoming racer will be yet another refresh for the series, which has struggled to align itself properly for years. Hopefully this...

    • EA
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Need for Speed
    • Industry
  • News Underwater Adventure Game Silt Swims to PS5, PS4 Next Month

    Possess and use deep sea creatures

    Those with a fear of the deep ocean may want to steer clear of Silt as it announces a PlayStation 5, PS4 launch for 1st June 2022. This underwater adventure title is set deep within the depths of the blue sea, tying the knot between puzzles and a striking black and white visual style. The most interesting aspect of...

    • Spiral Circus
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Silt
    • Release Dates
  • News Deathloop Adds Photo Mode, More Accessibility Options in Third Update

    Plus free PS5 avatars

    The next big Deathloop update is all about new features and work done under the hood as Photo Mode and a series of new accessibility options are added to the PlayStation 5 console exclusive. With the patch available to download now, you can also redeem some free Deathloop PS5 avatars while you wait for it to be done. The codes...

    • Bethesda
    • PS5
    • Deathloop
    • Updates

Wednesday11th May 2022

  • News PS Store Extended Play Sale Flogs Pricey PS5, PS4 Ultimate Editions

    Tales of Arise! Desperados! Ruined King!

    A new PlayStation Store sale is discounting hundreds of PS5, PS4 titles across a range of genres, but the catch is only Deluxe and Ultimate Editions are included. You're not going to see any base versions here, so the price drops will hardly seem attractive unless you're looking to pick up every bit of...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PlayStation Store
    • Europe
  • News PS5, PS4 Exclusives Will 'Deteriorate' if Launched on PS Plus, Says Sony CFO

    Investments would have to be reduced

    Sony CFO Hiroki Totoki has backed comments made by PlayStation boss Jim Ryan that the quality of PS5, PS4 first-party titles will worsen should they be released straight into the company's revamped PS Plus service on day one. As part of Sony's latest earnings call, Totok

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PlayStation Plus
    • PS Plus
  • Talking Point Does Sony Need a Big Summer Showcase?

    Time to shine

    Primarily thanks to E3, the summer months have long been the time for console makers and publishers to push their plans for the future. Of course, E3 itself is pretty much dead and buried at this point, but its lasting legacy is clear to see, with events like Geoff Keighley's Summer Game Fest eagerly taking its place alongside...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Talking Point
    • Polls
  • News Capcom Plans to Release 'Major New Games' This Fiscal Year Amid Record Profits

    Capgod

    Capcom has reported its financials for the fiscal year, and it's immediately clear that the Japanese publisher is still riding high on the success that it found during the PS4 generation with blockbusters like Monster Hunter World. The company has yet again posted record profits — a winning streak going back five years now. It also reports...

    • Capcom
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Sales
  • Video Is It Time to Leave Last-Gen Behind?

    Is the end in sight for the PS4?

    This week, players were excited to get another look at the highly anticipated Gotham Knights, which is set to release this October. While responses to the gameplay were… mixed… the bit of news that caught everyone’s attention was that Gotham Knights is, surprisingly, bypassing its last-gen release. This is one...

    • Sony
    • Warner Bros
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Gotham Knights
  • News EA's Lineup for 2023 Includes an Unannounced Remake, a 'Major IP', and More

    What could they be?

    In a recent investor presentation, Electronic Arts went through its upcoming slate of games for the next fiscal year. Obviously, the publisher ran through all the titles we know about, such as F1 22, the next Need for Speed, and other sports games like NFL and FIFA 23 — which will be the last FIFA-branded football

    • EA
    • PS5
    • PS4
  • News Elden Ring Sold More Than 13.4 Million Copies in Its First Five Weeks

    Bandai Namco updates the numbers

    Ohh, Elden Ring. The brutal action RPG has taken the gaming world by storm since it launched at the end of February, keeping the conversation going with its myriad mysteries and wealth of options. It's obviously very popular, but how popular exactly? Publisher Bandai Namco has just given us a refreshed figure on...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Elden Ring
    • Sales
  • PS Store Sales Charts LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Rules the Galaxy

    MLB The Show also shows up

    This probably won't come as much of a surprise, but LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga was the most downloaded game on PS Store for the month of April. As you can see on the PS Blog's latest charts, the latest adventure in a galaxy far, far away dominates, taking number one on both PS5 charts and first and second place on...

    • PS Store
    • PlayStation Store
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Sales
  • News Ubisoft's Troubled Skull & Bones May Finally Release in the Next 10 Months

    Along with Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora

    Over five years since its official reveal, Skull & Bones could finally be reaching the end of the production line as Ubisoft says it'll be out before 31st March 2023. The game has been tipped to release within the French firm's next fiscal year along with Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora and Mario + Rabbids:...

    • Ubisoft
    • PS4
    • Skull & Bones
  • News Ashen Successor Flintlock Details Its World in Behind the Scenes Look

    Open world divided into three zones

    In a new behind the scenes look, Ashen developer A44 Games is presenting the latest glimpse at its new IP Flintlock: The Siege of Dawn. First announced a few months ago for PlayStation 5 and PS4, it'll arrive later in the year. This new trailer focuses on the world, which is divided up into three zones that can be...

    • Kepler Interactive
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Flintlock