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  • News Oh Boy, There'll Be a Backlash to This Marvel's Avengers Trailer

    Why assemble anywhere else?

    You’ve got to respect the sheer audacity of Sony here: it’s podded out a serious chunk of change for timed exclusive Marvel’s Avengers content, and it’s going to make damn sure you know about it. This new trailer lists all of the advantages fans can expect when purchasing the Square Enix superhero title on the...

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • Marvels Avengers
    • Trailers
  • News Yes, You Can Pet the Dog in PS5 Console Exclusive Ghostwire: Tokyo

    Friendly ghost

    Ghostwire: Tokyo recently got its big re-reveal during Sony’s gigantic PlayStation 5 showcase, so we’ll forgive developer Tango Gameworks for not having much new to share at this stage. However, we can’t believe it dragged legendary director Shinji Mikami out of bed to announce that… Yes, you’ll be able to pet the dogs in...

    • Bethesda
    • PS5
    • Ghostwire Tokyo
    • Trailers

YesterdayFri, 7th Aug 2020

  • News Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Teasing Begins in Warzone

    Know your history

    It's been heavily rumoured for a while, and now it really does look like Call of Duty: Warzone will play host to at least the official tease of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. With the beginning of Season Five, players have begun spotting mysterious pop-ups on their screens while fighting for first place in the Battle Royale...

    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Call of Duty
  • Round Up What Was Announced During Sony PlayStation's State of Play Livestream?

    All the PS5, PS4, PSVR reveals

    Despite not playing host to the sort of reveals we were originally expecting, Sony still put on its longest and most action-packed State of Play livestream yet on Thursday. Featuring lots of different PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, and a couple of PlayStation 5 games, it was hit after hit when it came to gameplay...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • State of Play
  • Guide New PS4 Games This Week (3rd August to 9th August)

    Fall Guys! Fast & Furious: Crossroads! Skully!

    As we plunge into the meat of the summer, there aren't many new PS4 games to look forward to in this week's PlayStation Store Update. Fall Guys, which is free with August 2020's PS Plus lineup, is probably the headline. Also of note is Fast & Furious: Crossroads. For a full list of all new PS4 g

    • PlayStation Store Update
    • PS4
    • Release Dates
  • News Fast & Furious Crossroads Is Out Now on PS4, In Case You Forgot

    Turn up the heat

    It's the day we've all been waiting for folks -- Fast & Furious Crossroads is finally available on PlayStation 4! Wait, don't tell us you forgot! Yes, the game which looks like a movie tie-in but doesn't actually have a new instalment to launch alongside anymore is now out and we're here to remind you it exists. The trailer...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Fast & Furious
    • Trailers
  • News Rocksteady Confirms Suicide Squad Is Its Next Game

    Just like that

    Wow, that came out of absolutely nowhere. Rocksteady Studios has now announced that it is developing a Suicide Squad game, with details to be shared at DC Fandome later this month. The studio took to Twitter to confirm the swirling rumours with the tagline: "Target locked - #DCFanDome - August 22. #suicidesquadgame". If speculation is...

    • Warner Bros
    • PS5
    • Suicide Squad
    • Announcements
  • Talking Point What Did You Think of the Latest State of Play Livestream?

    Subverted expectations

    Sony surprised us all earlier this week by confirming that it would indeed be hosting a State of Play livestream, but instead of being all about the upcoming PlayStation 5, it would mainly focus on the current-gen PlayStation 4. The Japanese giant certainly lived up to that commitment, but it did spare some time for...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • State of Play
  • News PS5 Moneyhat Speculation Rumbles On

    Huge multiformat titles will be timed exclusives

    By far the biggest topic in enthusiast circles right now is just how much software Sony’s willing to moneyhat ahead of the PlayStation 5’s launch. The manufacturer’s already caused “outrage” by securing Spider-Man as an exclusive playable character in Marvel’s Avengers

    • PS5
    • Industry
  • Reaction State of Play Continues to Find Its Way

    Another solid showing

    It’s been well over a year since Sony introduced State of Play, and after a shaky start, we reckon the format is finally beginning to find its way. Yesterday’s show was not the barnstormer that PlayStation 5’s reveal event earlier in the year turned out to be, but it was a worthwhile stream with a solid selection of...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • State of Play
    • Features
  • News PS5 RPG Shooter Outriders Is Starting to Look Better and Better

    "Mass Effect meets Diablo"

    Since it was announced earlier this year, we haven't been totally sold on Outriders -- the loot-driven third person shooter from developer People Can Fly. But honestly, the more we see of it, the more we're starting to come around. This latest gameplay from IGN is very looter shooter, but when paired with the...

    • Square Enix
    • PS5
    • Outriders
    • Videos
  • News State of Play Game Aeon Must Die Caught in Controversy

    Claims of theft, harassment, and abuse

    Slick sci-fi beat-‘em-up Aeon Must Die was one of the standouts during yesterday’s State of Play livestream, but the release has been mired in controversy ever since. An enormous catalogue of conversations, emails, and letters have been uploaded to Dropbox, after former employees of developer Limestone...

    • Focus Home Interactive
    • PS4
    • Aeon Must Die
  • News Play Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Multiplayer for Free This Weekend

    Five maps to sample

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is back with yet another free weekend of multiplayer to celebrate the launch of Season Five, giving Call of Duty: Warzone players a brief tease of what they're currently missing out on. You'll be able to compete in four different modes across five maps from Friday 7th August 10am PT/6pm BST through to...

    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Call of Duty
    • Free
  • News Godfall Is Making the Most of PS5's Unique Controller Features

    Godfeel

    Following the title's in-depth gameplay showing during Sony's latest State of Play livestream, Godfall developer Counterplay Games has taken to the PlayStation Blog in order to explain how the action RPG "feels". The PS5's DualSense controller is being taken into consideration here, and it sounds like Godfall is going to take full advantage...

    • Gearbox
    • PS5
    • Godfall
  • News Final Fantasy VII Remake Sales Top Five Million Worldwide

    Shipped plus digital

    Despite only being available on PlayStation 4 right now, Final Fantasy VII Remake has already become a sales success. Square Enix today announced that the game has now sold more than five million units across digital purchases and physical copies shipped to stores. This makes it "the highest selling digital release on the...

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • Final Fantasy
    • Sales
  • News Charming RPG Cat Quest II Gets a Huge Free Update to Celebrate International Cat Day

    New game modes, improvements, and more

    Cat Quest II is a great little action RPG, and it's about to get even better. In celebration of International Cat Day -- which apparently falls on the 8th August -- and to mark the third anniversary of the original Cat Quest, developer The Gentlebros is releasing a huge new update for the game. A statement...

    • PQube
    • PS4
    • Cat Quest
    • Patches
  • News Braid: Anniversary Edition Sounds Like a Significant Upgrade on PS5, PS4

    New art, sound, and commentary

    Braid: Anniversary Edition was announced last night as part of Sony's State of Play livestream for both PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4. At the time, it sounded like a fairly rudimentary remaster, but the more you dig into the finer details, this is actually shaping up to be a huge upgrade over the original game. It's...

    • Thekla
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Braid

Thursday6th Aug 2020

  • News Ghost of Tsushima Patch 1.06 Buffs Traveller's Attire, Fixes Some Bugs

    On the road again

    Update: Patch 1.06 is available to download now on PS4. It weighs in at a very reasonable 1.7GB. Here's a quick look at what the Traveller's Attire is now capable of, courtesy of Reddit. As you can see, a large firefly now leads you to collectables when you have the outfit equipped. Original Story: Ghost of Tsushima's gett

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Ghost of Tsushima
    • Patches
  • 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 What Time Is Sony PlayStation's State of Play Livestream?

    When and where to watch State of Play

    State of Play is Sony’s regularly scheduled livestream show, which the platform holder’s committed to being a recurring event. The show will return this week on 6th August with a focus on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation VR software, as well as "quick" updates on some previously announced PlayStation 5 titles...

    • Guides
    • State of Play
  • Feature Ghost of Tsushima - 7 Things We Want from Future Updates

    Jinius additions

    It's safe to say we adore Ghost of Tsushima. In our 9/10 review, we called it "one of the greatest open world games of the generation", and we stick by that statement having spent over 60 hours with the release. But playing any game for that amount of time reveals flaws, and makes you consider ways in which the experience could be...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Ghost of Tsushima
    • Features
  • Live Watch Sony PlayStation's State of Play Livestream Right Here

    Focus on PS4 and PSVR

    Sony’s appropriately calibrated expectations, and that means we shouldn’t expect any megatons from today’s State of Play. It also means that the show comes without any real pressure to deliver, and as such could quietly surprise. The focus will be on PlayStation 4 games, PlayStation VR, and indie releases. Join us from...

    • Live
    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
  • News The Pathless Is a PS5 Open World Unlike Any Other

    Go your own way

    The Pathless is an indie open world that’s taking inspiration from some of the genre’s biggest names. Clearly there’s more than a hint of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild here, but the PlayStation 5 sandbox also shares similarities with Ghost of Tsushima – navigation, for example, feels much more organic than in other...

    • Giant Squid
    • PS5
    • The Pathless
    • Trailers
  • News Mortal Shell Scratches Your Dark Souls Itch, Er, This Month

    Out in just over a week

    Deathly gloomy Dark Souls-inspired action role-playing game Mortal Shell will start using its stamina from 18th August, and there’s a disgustingly macabre trailer to celebrate the fact above. Developed by Cold Symmetry, we’re going to describe this as an homage rather than a copycat because, well, we’re trying to be...

    • PlayStack
    • PS4
    • Mortal Shell
    • Release Dates
  • News PlayStation Maintains Facebook, Instagram Boycott

    Not posted in over a month now

    PlayStation is an absolute juggernaut on social media, commanding gigantic followings on services such as Instagram and Facebook. As such, it’s actually quite crazy that the company still hasn’t updated either of its pages, after adding its voice to the #StopHateForProfit campaign. Sony sided with companies such as...

    • Sony
    • Industry
    • Facebook
  • Review Fall Guys - Battle Royale Mayhem At Its Very Best

    The next Chicken Dinner

    Fall Guys is one of those games that just clicks the moment you see it in action. Pitched as the Battle Royale genre meets Takeshi's Castle and Total Wipeout, you have to question how the concept hasn't already been capitalised on in the years since PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and Fortnite took over the world. Luckily for...

    • Reviews
    • Devolver Digital
    • PS4
    • Fall Guys
  • Random Guerrilla Games Moved into Its New Office, And Raised a Flag in Dramatic Fashion

    Forbidden West

    You’ve got to love the pomp and ceremony of this. Guerrilla Games has finally moved into its new office space, which is a five floor building in the heart of Amsterdam. In addition to being an iconic piece of architecture, the former Telegraaf complex also houses over 7,300 square meters of floor space, which is more than enough for...

    • Sony
    • Industry
    • Guerrilla Games
  • News PS5 Game Kena: Bridge of Spirits Rules Out State of Play Appearance

    Scratch it off the list

    We're at a bit of a loss when it comes to predicting what games will be a part of today's State of Play livestream now. Sony has more than 40 minutes of airtime to fill and PlayStation 5 title Kena: Bridge of Spirits just confirmed it won’t be part of the show. As for what will be outside of Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About...

    • Ember Lab
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Kena: Bridge of Spirits
    • State of Play
  • News Godfall Finally Gets In-Depth PS5 Gameplay

    Thank Godfall for that

    It feels like we've been waiting an age to see some proper Godfall action, and the latest State of Play livestream finally delivered. The self-titled 'looter-slasher' shows real promise in this new gameplay video, as footage highlights combat against a range of different enemies. Equipped with a very God of War shield and a...

    • Gearbox
    • PS5
    • Godfall
    • Videos
  • News Play the Entire Hitman Trilogy on PSVR from January 2021

    That's all three games

    One of the most unexpected announcements to come out of Sony's latest State of Play livestream is that the entire first season of Hitman, Hitman 2, and the upcoming Hitman 3 will all be playable in PlayStation VR via the latest game from January 2021. Yea

    • IO Interactive
    • PS5
    • PlayStation VR
    • Hitman
  • News Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales Rated for PS5 Release in South Korea

    A next-gen first

    This isn’t exactly earth-shattering news, but it is a timely reminder that the PlayStation 5 is right around the corner: Insomniac Games’ upcoming Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales has been rated for release in South Korea. The listing was spotted by Gematsu, and is to our knowledge the first PS5 title to receive...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • Marvels Spider-Man
  • News DOOM Eternal, The Elder Scrolls Online Confirmed for PS5, Free Upgrade for PS4 Owners

    Could be more to come

    Bethesda has today announced that it will be bringing DOOM Eternal and The Elder Scrolls Online to PlayStation 5 with native versions for both, and those who already own the games on PlayStation 4 will receive a free upgrade. The publisher hasn't stated when these enhanced ports will launch, but it does plan on sharing more...

    • Bethesda
    • PS5
    • DOOM
    • The Elder Scrolls
  • News Pokémon-Like RPG Temtem Comes to PS5 in 2021

    Next-gen monster catching

    Temtem, the Pokémon-inspired role-playing game that seemed to set the world on fire for about a week back when it launched on PC earlier this year, is heading to PlayStation 5 in 2021. The creature-based online adventure got a new trailer during the latest State of Play broadcast, and it continues to look like a pretty...

    • Crema
    • PS5
    • Temtem
    • Trailers
  • Feature 8 Ways PS5's Adaptive Triggers Could Improve Immersion

    A new type of tension

    Not everyone’s happy with Sony’s decision to exclude DualShock 4 support when playing PlayStation 5 games, but if there’s one advantage it’s that developers will have more incentive to utilise

    • PS5
    • DualSense
    • Features
  • News Bugsnax PS5 Gameplay Is Completely and Utterly Delightful

    We're big fans

    Bugsnax put in an extremely welcome appearance during Sony's State of Play livestream, debuting a new slice of gameplay. Yes, we can finally see what Bugsnax actually plays like rather than just singing the theme song from Kero Kero Bonito to ourselves the entire time. Check it out above. It looks like you'll be equipped with your...

    • Young Horses
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Bugsnax
    • Trailers
  • News Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series Dated for 25th August

    Finally feel the Force

    If you've always wanted to go up against Darth Vader in a lightsaber duel to the bitter end, you might want to check out Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series. It's coming to PlayStation VR on 25th August, as dated during Sony's latest State of Play livestream. This is a package that brings together every episode released on...

    • ILMxLAB
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
    • Vader Immortal
    • Release Dates
  • News Crash Bandicoot 4's N. Verted Option Is the Greatest Mirror Mode Ever

    Flip out

    Crikey, Activision’s really going above and beyond with Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time, eh? The game simply looks incredible, and it’s huge to boot. But even if you do manage to see the title through to completion, developer Toys for Bob has teamed up with Beenox to give you a reason to replay, courtesy of N. Verted Mode...

    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Crash Bandicoot
  • News Control's Alan Wake-Inspired DLC Arrives on PS4 Later This Month

    Stay in the light

    Even though Alan Wake has never come to a PlayStation system, the character of the same name takes centre stage in the second piece of DLC for Control. It's out on 27th August 2020 and you can catch a glimpse of it in the announcement trailer above. We get to see the man himself along with protagonist Jesse Faden doing what she...

    • 505 Games
    • PS4
    • Control
    • DLC
  • News We Can't Spell ANNO: Mutationem, But It Still Looks Cool

    That's a lot of letters

    Those of you who joined us for our live coverage of State of Play may have wondered why ANNO: Mutationem wasn’t mentioned in the live chat. And that’s because, well, honestly we couldn’t figure out how to spell it quick enough. Fortunately, this cyberpunk action-adventure game is still looking super neat, and it’s due...

    • Thinkingstars
    • PS4
    • ANNO Mutationem
    • Trailers
  • News Hood: Outlaws & Legends Brings Gritty 4v4 Heists to PS5, PS4 in 2021

    Hoodwinked

    Hood: Outlaws & Legends was one of the grittier games shown during Sony's latest State of Play broadcast. The game's a four-on-four multiplayer action title, in which the two teams compete to pull off a dangerous heist. You have to work together in order to infiltrate a location guarded by computer-controlled enemies, all while your...

    • Focus Home Interactive
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Hood
    • Trailers
  • News DIRT 5 Looks Cool in Ice Breaker Gameplay Reveal

    Slide show

    Codemasters has released another random DIRT 5 clip, showcasing the arcade-style handling as a car slips and slides around Norway’s glacial tundras. “Minimal grip, maximum fun: Ice Breaker challenges you to master short circuits that take place entirely on ice, with flowing turns and idyllic environments,” the press release reads...

    • Codemasters
    • PS5
    • DIRT
  • News The Pedestrian Speaks Our Kind of Sign Language on PS5, PS4

    All signs point here

    Here’s a really cool concept: it’s a 2D puzzle platformer set in a polygonal 3D world. The Pedestrian sees you play as a silhouette on a sign, and you must move through different panels in order to progress. Sometimes you’ll need to reposition these physical notices in the world in order to get your stick figure to move...

    • Skookum Arts
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • The Pedestrian
    • Announcements
  • News Cyberpunk 2077 Confirms Next Night City Wire Livestream for Monday

    Lifepaths and weapons

    It's been a hot second since we last saw Cyberpunk 2077 in action, but that's all about to change at the start of next week. CD Projekt Red has confirmed its next Night City Wire livestream for Monday 10th August 2020, where it plans to share more details on the hotly-anticipated RPG. Confirmed in a tweet, the Polish developer...

    • CD Projekt Red
    • PS4
    • Cyberpunk
  • News Braid: Anniversary Edition Brings Back the Classic on PS5, PS4 in 2021

    Blow's classic is back

    Before Jonathon Blow created The Witness, there was Braid. This classic 2D puzzler lives long in the memory of many a folk, and much to their delight, it's coming back next year in the form of Braid: Anniversary Edition. The reveal during Sony's State of Play livestream dated this re-release for early 2021, sporting enhanced...

    • Thekla
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Braid
    • Announcements
  • News Dingodile Is a Playable Character in Crash Bandicoot 4

    Strewth

    Recurring Crash Bandicoot character Dingodile actually has his own playable levels in Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time. He'll be joining Crash himself, Coco, and Dr. Neo Cortex as playable heroes. Like Cortex, Dingodile has his own unique abilities, and his larger size means that his levels have a unique feel to them. But even without...

    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Crash Bandicoot
    • Trailers
  • News Stormzy Is the Star of NBA 2K21's Gameplay Trailer

    Heavy is the head

    NBA 2K21 has debuted some brand new current-gen gameplay, with UK grime superstar Stormzy providing the backing music. The clip mostly focuses on cinematic shots of some of the league’s biggest names, although it is interspersed with real PlayStation 4 gameplay footage, revealing what appears to be a new shot meter. “With...

    • 2K Sports
    • PS4
    • NBA 2K
    • Trailers
  • News Strategy Sensation Auto Chess Makes a Move to PS4 This Year

    Check

    Look, we’re going to be brutally honest with you, we don’t fully understand Auto Chess. From what we (think) we know, it’s about combining unbeatable combinations from a variety of pieces that can beat out opposing teams. But, frankly, you may know better than we do. As such, we’re going to refer you to the PlayStation Blog and the...

    • Dragonest
    • PS4
    • Auto Chess
    • Announcements
  • News Spelunky 2 Dies Again (and Again) from 15th September

    One more go

    Cult hit Spelunky’s long-awaited sequel will finally plunge the depths of the PlayStation 4 from 15th September, and it’s looking way more varied than its already unpredictable predecessor. A brand new gameplay walkthrough showcases some of the insanity you can expect from Spelunky 2, and you can watch that above. “Our hope is...

    • Mossmouth
    • PS4
    • Spelunky
    • Release Dates

Wednesday5th Aug 2020

  • Hands On Horizon Zero Dawn PC Is a Staggering Port, And a Potential Taste of PS5

    New Horizons

    Time sure does fly when you’re enjoying a quality lineup of exclusives, doesn’t it? It’s already been well over three years since Horizon Zero Dawn first ushered us into its world of technology-worshiping matriarchs and colossal robotic fauna on the PlayStation 4. A PC port of Guerrilla Games’ excellent open world debut has...

    • Sony
    • PC
    • Horizon
    • Hands On
    • Features
  • Guide Marvel's Avengers PS4 Beta: Launch Times and What's Included

    When can I play the Marvel's Avengers PS4 beta?

    When does the Marvel's Avengers beta start on PlayStation 4? What is included in the Marvel's Avengers beta? Crystal Dynamics will be running a beta for its next big project prior to the full launch on 4th September 2020 so you might be wondering when you can start playing and what content you'll have...

    • Guides
    • Marvels Avengers
    • PS4
  • News Disabled Gamers Raise Concerns Over Decision to Scrap PS4 Pads on PS5

    Accessibility worries

    Many of us are lucky enough to not have to worry about how the PlayStation 5 DualSense controller will fit into our hands and how it will function. However, for some disabled gamers, this is a very real problem. After finding ways to fully take advantage of the current PlayStation 4 pad, despite their cognitive issues, the...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • DualSense
  • News Free Final Fantasy VII Remake DLC Makes a Mockery of Butterfinger

    It's all yours to keep

    Remember when Square Enix tried to get those interested in Final Fantasy VII Remake to buy Butterfinger to unlock DLC a month before the game came out? The promotion was only available in the US, but now it appears to all have been in vain as every item you could unlock is now listed

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • Final Fantasy
    • DLC
    • Free
  • News PlayStation Store Summer Sale Adds Even More Enticing PS4 Discounts

    Final Fantasy! Shenmue! DOOM!

    The PlayStation Store Summer sale is still alive and kicking enough to where it can offer PlayStation 4 players another round of excellent deals. The original selection of titles is still on sale for now, but you've only got until midnight tonight to claim anything you fancied as your own. This new list of PS4 games...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation Store
    • Europe
    • US
  • News PS5's Pulse 3D Wireless Headset Will Also Work on PS4, PC

    And there's an audio cable included for other devices

    PlayStation 5’s new Pulse 3D Wireless Headset is being marketed specifically at Sony’s next-gen console, but you’ll be able to use it on your PlayStation 4, as well as compatible PC and MacOS devices. Like previous official headsets, there’s a USB dongle that you’ll need to plug into...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • Accessories
  • News Tormented Souls Is the Survival Horror Game of Our Dreams

    Modern take on the classics

    "This game contains scenes of explicit violence and gore." When you read that classic PS1 phrase, you know you're in for something pretty special. The early Resident Evil and Silent Hill titles coined the term, and now upcoming survival horror game Tormented Souls is bringing it back on PlayStation 4. This scary...

    • PQube
    • PS4
    • Tormented Souls
    • Announcements
  • Hands On Marvel's Avengers Has a Critical Path Problem

    The Bruce Banner Saga

    If the main missions of Marvel's Avengers are its biggest highs, the side quests are far and away its most disappointing lows. We've been lucky enough to play the upcoming beta for the next Crystal Dynamics-developed title a week early, and our biggest takeaway is that the moment you deviate from its core offering, Marvel's...

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • Avengers
    • Hands On
    • Features
  • Feature What Will Be Announced During the Latest State of Play?

    ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

    Oh no! Oh no, oh no! We love penning predictions articles prior to press conferences or livestreams, but we’re going to need a stronger crystal ball for this week’s State of Play. The showcase – scheduled to take place on 6th August – has been billed as a PlayStation 4 and PlayStation

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • State of Play
    • Features
  • News PS5 Has Built-In Background Removal Tools for Streamers

    Broadcast yourself

    Streaming is an absolutely massive pastime for many gamers these days, and Sony recognises that. The new HD Camera for PlayStation 5 is being marketed specifically at content creators who want to broadcast their gameplay on sites like YouTube and Twitch, and in addition to offering a crystal clear 1080p video feed of your face,...

    • Sony
    • PS5
  • Random YouTuber Recreates Yakuza in Real Life to an Eerily Accurate Degree

    Plus some GTA and MGS

    Japanese YouTube channel 駒沢アイソレーション -- @KaoruGans0 on Twitter -- has done a pretty amazing job of recreating Yakuza in real life. Filmed in Shibuya, the above video nails so many aspects of SEGA's sandbox series. The character animations, the camera movement -- at times it's eerily accurate.

    • Yakuza
    • Videos
    • Random
  • News Spiders RPG GreedFall Sells More Than One Million Copies Worldwide

    On to bigger and better things

    The games that developer Spiders Studio have put together only got better over the course of the PlayStation 4 generation. Starting things off rather shakily with Bound By Flame, it improved with The Technomancer before putting out its best work yet last year with GreedFall. Because of that, the team will surely be...

    • Focus Home Interactive
    • PS4
    • GreedFall
    • Sales
  • News It Sounds Like the DualSense PS5 Controller Is Going to Get Its Own Software Updates

    Under control

    The DualSense PS5 controller has always sounded like a feature-rich bit of tech, what with its haptic feedback, adaptive triggers, and create button, so it's perhaps no real surprise to learn that the pad will receive its own software updates. Spotted on the controller's official product page, a line near the bottom of the article...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • DualSense
  • News Fall Guys Patch in Development as Game Surpasses 1.5 Million Players in 24 Hours

    Falling for it

    Incredibly dumb but incredibly fun battle royale title Fall Guys has been been a huge hit. The game released earlier this week -- at no additional cost to PlayStation Plus subscribers -- and it's already taken the internet by storm. Its popularity did result in some initial server trouble -- our very own Sammy Barker got booted from a...

    • Devolver Digital
    • PS4
    • Fall Guys
  • News Crystal Dynamics Says a Whole Lot of Nothing About Spider-Man's Avengers Controversy

    Web spin

    Honestly, if you’re reading this website then there’s a strong chance you were planning to purchase Marvel’s Avengers on either the PlayStation 5 or the PlayStation 4 anyway. If that’s the case, then good news: you’ll be able to play as Spider-Man for free at some point early next year. Not everyone is quite so enthusiastic,...

    • Square Enix
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Marvels Avengers
  • News Dynasty Warriors Series Producer Teases Multiple Game Announcements

    No more Dynasty Warriors 9

    Dynasty Warriors series producer Akihiro Suzuki has teased a number of game announcements via a new Famitsu interview (as translated by Gematsu). In celebration of the property's 20th anniversary, Suzuki says: "I hope to be able to announce a 20th anniversary title in the near future." He adds: "By the way, there is not...

    • Koei Tecmo
    • Dynasty Warriors
  • News Take a Virtual Tour of PS5's Array of Accessories

    Back to front

    Want to get up close and personal with PlayStation 5’s accessories? Unfortunately, coronavirus means you won’t be able to do that at a convention any time soon. However, the official PlayStation website has been updated with 360-degree views of four next-gen peripherals: the DualSense controller, the Pulse 3D Wireless Headset, the...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • Accessories
  • Review Pistol Whip - One of PSVR’s Best Experiences Yet

    Whipped into shape

    What happens if you take the precise gun-fu of John Wick and the rhythm oriented action of Baby Driver then shoved it all into a VR headset? Well, you get Pistol Whip. A brilliant rails-shooter-cross-rhythm-game hybrid, developer Cloudhead Games has crafted one of PlayStation VR's best experiences to date. Set amidst the backdrop...

    • PS4
    • PSVR
    • Reviews
    • Cloudhead Games
    • Pistol Whip
  • Interview The Bugsnax Team Reacts to Going Viral and the Pressure it Brings

    It's the story of the century

    Bugsnax was one of the biggest talking points to come out of Sony's Future of Gaming digital event back in June, proving that PlayStation 5 isn't just about the biggest AAA games on the market. It's a weird and wacky game from Octodad: Dadliest Catch developer Young Horses which takes inspiration from all corners of the...

    • Young Horses
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Bugsnax
    • Interviews
  • News Street Fighter V Confirms Dan, Rose, Oro, and Akira from Rival Schools for Season V

    Four of five

    Capcom has announced four of the five new characters coming to Street Fighter V for its aptly named Season V, and there are some definite crowd-pleasers in here. First up, Dan's finally back. Next, Rose makes a return. And then we've got Oro -- the weird and wonderful master mostly remembered for his appearance in Street Fighter III:...

    • Capcom
    • PS4
    • Street Fighter
    • DLC

Tuesday4th Aug 2020

  • Guide All PlayStation Now Games

    A complete list of every PS Now game

    What's the full list of all PlayStation Now games? Below you'll find the complete lineup of every PS Now game available to subscribers, spanning both PS4 and PS3 software. Remember that PlayStation 4 titles can be streamed or downloaded to the console, while PlayStation 3 titles can only be streamed. If you're...

    • PlayStation Now Games
    • PS Now
    • PlayStation Now
    • Guides
    • Features
  • News Sony's Sending Out PS Plus Discounts to Subscribers on PS4

    Check your notifications

    It would seem that Sony's sending out PlayStation Plus discount offers to lucky subscribers. Those who receive the offer can get 1/3 off the price of a 3 or 12 month PlayStation Plus subscription. The offer only lasts until the 9th August, but it's worth remembering that even if you're subscribed to the service right now,...

    • PlayStation Plus
    • PS Plus
    • PS4
  • News Game Sales Are Leaning More and More Towards Digital as Sony Reports Huge PlayStation Store Success

    The inevitable

    PlayStation just had its best ever first quarter in terms of earnings, and it's no surprise to learn that the PlayStation Store played a gigantic role in setting the new record. Indeed, Sony's store is a colossus these days. Back in 2018, the PlayStation Network alone generated more revenue than the entirety of Nintendo's business,...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Sales
  • News As the PS Plus Debate Rages, Sony Registers Record Subscribers

    Not going anywhere

    It’s looking increasingly likely that Microsoft will scrap its Xbox Live multiplayer fee next generation, putting PlayStation in a somewhat precarious position. Sony, though, will mostly be thinking about its bottom line, and with an outrageous 44.9 million active subscribers, it’s unlikely to shed its supremely successful...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PS Plus
  • News PS Plus August PS4 Games Available to Download Now

    Ultimate knockout

    For the first time in quite a while, a brand new game has launched straight into the PlayStation Plus service. Fall Guys is available to download right now on the PlayStation Store for free with an active membership, joining Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Campaign Remastered which has been available for a fair few days now. Both...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PS Plus
    • PlayStation Plus
    • August
  • Reaction Sony Wants PS5 to Be the Best Place to Play, And It'll Open Its Wallet to Achieve It

    Maybe get used to it

    There have been rumours for over a year now that PlayStation has been particularly aggressive behind closed doors as it transitions to a new generation. Timed exclusives are part and parcel of platform launches, and while Microsoft has spoken out against them, its Japanese rival has never exactly hidden t

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Reaction
    • Features
  • News GTA Online Gets Exclusive Content on Next-Gen Consoles, GTA 5 Will Be 'More Responsive'

    Coming in 2021

    We've all had a good laugh about the fact that Grand Theft Auto V will now be launching on a third console, but what will this port actually do for a game that still has its roots buried in 2013? Well, as part of its latest earnings call, Take Two states that it will come packaged with a number of technical improvements which make it...

    • Rockstar Games
    • PS5
    • Grand Theft Auto
  • News Next PS5 Announcement 'Tentatively Scheduled' for This Month, Says New Report

    We go again

    This rollercoaster of a build-up to the next generation just does not stop. After surprising the gaming world yesterday with the announcement of a State of Play livestream primarily focused on PlayStation 4, a new report from Bloomberg claims this isn't the only reveal Sony has up its sleeve for the month of August. The

    • Sony
    • PS5
  • News Marvel's Avengers Details Even More Reasons to Play on PS5, PS4

    Sony goes in

    Sony is absolutely making sure that PlayStation is the best place to play the upcoming Marvel's Avengers, and it'll prove that from the moment you boot up the game for the first time. You won't have to wait until Spider-Man arrives in 2021 to get your hands on some exclusive goodies because Crystal Dynamics has detailed yet more reasons

    • Square Enix
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Avengers
  • Interview Fall Guys Devs on PS Plus, Post-Launch Support, and Craig Charles

    As my old dad used to say

    Today sees the arrival of Fall Guys on PlayStation 4. Developed by UK-based studio Mediatonic, it's a 60-player online battle royale that happens to also be a cutesy, colourful platformer. We've been in love with the concept ever since its reveal at E3 2019, so we're pretty excited to hop into the madness. In fact, we...

    • Devolver Digital
    • PS4
    • Fall Guys
    • Interviews
    • Features
  • News Big PS Now Update Brings Hitman 2, Greedfall, Dead Cells, More

    A lot more, actually

    Update: Sony's now officially confirmed the new PlayStation Now lineup. Hitman 2 and Dead Cells will be available until 1st February, 2021. The other titles will remain part of the PS Now library for the foreseeable future. Interestingly, it seems The Sinking City has also entered the catalogue, despite no official comment from...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation Now
  • News Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's Massive Season 5 Patch Gets Pre-Load on PS4

    A console first

    There’s a first for everything. Whether you’re a regular Call of Duty: Modern Warfare player or not, you’ll no doubt be familiar with the title’s gigantic file size and bloating patch releases. Perhaps in an effort to stem the criticism, Activision is allowing fans to pre-load the title’s Season 5 update on the PlayStation...

    • Activision
    • PS4
    • Call of Duty
    • Patches
  • News PlayStation Records Best Ever Q1 Earnings as PS4 Game Sales Reach New Heights

    From strength to strength

    Just a couple of months before Sony launches the PlayStation 5, the gaming division has recorded its best-ever first quarter as far as financial earnings go. The sales of both PlayStation 4 consoles and software are up, leading to PlayStation's best operating profit during any quarter seen to date. And in terms of raw...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Sales
  • News PlayStation Makes More Money from DLC, Microtransactions Than Anything Else

    Ultimate team

    Ever wondered why publishers include microtransactions in their games? A breakdown of Sony’s latest financial report, spanning the period April 2020 through June 2020, reveals that a whopping 41 per cent of its revenue was generated by DLC, microtransactions, and other in-game purchases. That’s an eye-watering $2.29 billion. To...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Industry
    • Sales
  • Mini Review Skully - Knack Meets Marble Madness

    Skull Town

    Whose idea was it to kick-start the PlayStation 4 generation with Knack and then proceed to end it with a game inspired by the popular mascot? We joke, of course, but Skully really does borrow those basic elements of brawling and platforming to create a somewhat enjoyable experience targeted at kids. That is to say that players beyond...

    • Reviews
    • Modus Games
    • PS4
    • Skully
    • Mini Reviews
  • News Here Is What's Coming to Fall Guys After Today's PS4 Launch

    Levels, costumes, and features

    You can start playing Fall Guys right now free of charge if you're a PlayStation Plus subscriber, giving you access to more than 20 events to compete in and find out if you can become victorious. That's loads of content to get to grips with, but developer Mediatonic has much more coming in the future. The team has...

    • Devolver Digital
    • PS4
    • Fall Guys
  • News FIFA 21 Gameplay Trailer Details On the Pitch Improvements, Promises More Player Control

    Make the run

    The first proper FIFA 21 gameplay trailer is here, and it goes over many of the improvements that you can expect from this year's instalment. The big takeaway here is that the game promises more control over your teammates. There's an emphasis on manual runs, where you can tell surrounding players when and where to make a decisive...

    • EA
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • FIFA
    • Trailers
  • News Pacer Satisfies Your WipEout Dreams This September on PS4

    And there's a Battle Royale mode

    If you're getting a bit bored of waiting for the next entry in the futuristic WipEout franchise, you might want to check out Pacer. Developer R8 Games has today confirmed that this speedy, anti-gravity driving experience will be coming to PlayStation 4 on 17th September 2020 and it'll also be packing an "innovative"...

    • R8 Games
    • PS4
    • Pacer
    • Release Dates
  • Feature Best PS4 Music of July 2020

    Another big one

    To say June was a big month for Playstation is a bit of an understatement, given that sequel The Last of Us: Part II at long last graced PlayStation 4. But that’s not where Sony’s big exclusives ended, no sir. July also happened to have a certain open-world samurai title from Sucker Punch with quite a bit of hype behind it too...

    • Best PS4 Music
    • PS4
    • Music
    • Features
    • Push Play
  • News This Project CARS 3 Trailer Wonders What Drives You

    Slightly mad

    It's been a speedy turnaround from announcement to launch for Project CARS 3. The racer comes to PlayStation 4 on 28th August 2020 after being revealed exactly two months ago, and some of the changes it is making haven't all gone down well with the hardcore fanbase. It is stripping out the likes of pitstops and fuel usage, but this...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Project CARS
    • Trailers

Monday3rd Aug 2020

  • Guide All Free PS Plus Games in 2020

    A complete list of every 2020 PlayStation Plus game

    What are the new PS Plus games? Which free PlayStation Plus games have been given away in 2020? In this article, we'll be compiling a complete list of every 2020 PS Plus title provided as part of Sony's subscription service. This year is particularly interesting, as it should see the introduction...

    • Free PS Plus Games
    • PS Plus
    • PlayStation Plus
    • 2020
    • Guides
  • News Spider-Man Confirmed as a PlayStation Exclusive Character in Marvel's Avengers

    Launching for free in 2021

    Contrary to previous reports, Spider-Man will indeed be a PlayStation exclusive character in Marvel's Avengers. The world's most famous web slinger will arrive in 2021, and he'll be free for all players on PlayStation platforms. And, well, that's about it. No footage or images of Spider-Man have been released yet, but...

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • PS5
    • Avengers
  • News State of Play Confirmed for This Week, Will Focus on PS4 and PSVR Games Along with Some PS5 Game Updates

    Okay then

    And just like that, Sony has confirmed that its next State of Play broadcast will take place later this week, from 1PM PT / 9PM BST on 6th August. Bafflingly, though, this show won't be focused on the PlayStation 5. Instead, it'll highlight upcoming third party PS4 and PSVR titles, including Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time. Yeah, we...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • State of Play
  • News PS4's Camera Will Require a Free Adaptor for PS5

    More details on how to claim that soon

    Sony has confirmed that both the PlayStation VR headset and PlayStation Move motion controllers will work with the PlayStation 5, however you’ll need an adaptor to connect your existing PlayStation 4 camera to the next-gen console. Fortunately, the Japanese giant has explained that this will be provided for...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • PlayStation VR
  • News You Can't Use PS4's Controller to Play PS5 Games

    But you can use it for backwards compatibility

    You won’t be able to use your existing PlayStation 4 controller to play PlayStation 5 games. You will, however, be able to utilise the DualShock 4 for backwards compatible software. Writing as part of a wide-ranging FAQ on the PlayStation Blog, Sony explained that “PS5 games should take advantage of...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • DualSense
  • News UK Sales Charts: Ghost of Tsushima Takes Top Spot for a Third Week

    Destroy All Humans, Skater XL debut

    There's nothing stopping Ghost of Tsushima right now. The popular PlayStation 4 exclusive has claimed first place in the UK sales charts for a third week in a row since its launch, equalling the stint that The Last of Us: Part II boasted of in top spot throughout June and July. It had to fend off competition from...

    • UK
    • Sales
    • Charts
    • PS4
  • Random You Can Pick Up and Pet Cats in Assassin's Creed Valhalla

    Selling point

    At this point we've seen quite a bit of Assassin's Creed Valhalla in action. But as it turns out, Ubisoft's been keeping the game's true selling point a secret all of this time. Indeed, the company's just confirmed that you're able to pick up cats and give them an extended petting session. This could be a cat lover's Game of the Year...

    • Ubisoft
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Assassins Creed
    • Random
  • News Monster Hunter: World Has Been, Well, a Monstrous Hit

    Sales keep soaring

    All the way back when Capcom announced Monster Hunter: World for the PlayStation 4, there was some scepticism aimed at the Japanese publisher’s scaly executives for bringing the brand to console and PC as opposed to portables where the series had previously proved popular. Fortunately, the success of the decision can no longer...

    • Capcom
    • PS4
    • Monster Hunter
    • Sales
  • News PS5 Marketing Machine Could Be Kicking into Gear with Champions League Football

    The champions

    The UEFA Champions League kicks off again later this week, with the tournament adopting a condensed format after it was postponed back in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. But why should this matter to PlayStation fans? Well, PlayStation has long been a key partner of the Champions League -- and the returning tournament is set to...

    • Sony
    • PS5
  • Reminder This Is Your Last Chance to Grab July 2020's Free PS Plus Games

    Get 'em while they're hot

    You’ve not got long left to grab July 2020’s free PlayStation Plus games, so you might want to get on that… Like, right away. In case you forgot, Sony handed out a trio of titles to celebrate the service’s 10th anniversary, including NBA 2K20, Rise of the Tomb Raider, and Erica. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PlayStation Plus
  • News Don't Worry, Your PS4 Headphones Will Probably Work on PS5

    Including the Pulse and Gold Wireless Headsets

    There’s a new set of officially licensed headphones being prepped for the PlayStation 5, but you won’t be forced to pod out if you’ve already got a pair. As part of an FAQ, Sony’s announced that existing Platinum and Gold Wireless Headsets will work on the next-gen console, as will any other...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Accessories
  • News The Resident Evil Series Has Now Sold 100 Million Copies Worldwide

    Resident Evil 3 at 2.7 million

    Resident Evil is one of the most popular franchises in gaming, and that is reflected in its latest total sales numbers. The horror series from Capcom has now topped 103 million sales worldwide, with the latest entry, Resident Evil 3, making up 2.7 million of that figure. That's not quite as high as previous entries...

    • Capcom
    • Resident Evil
    • Sales
  • News Koei Tecmo Celebrates 20 Years of Dynasty Warriors with Nostalgia-Driven Trailer

    Now that's a dynasty

    20 whole years of Dynasty Warriors. A few more if we're counting from the original Japanese release. But either way, that's a lot of hacking and slashing, and to celebrate, Koei Tecmo has released a trailer that's got us feeling all nostalgic. The video covers just about every Dynasty Warriors title released in the West over...

    • Koei Tecmo
    • Dynasty Warriors
  • News Spider-Man Is a PS4 Exclusive Character in Marvel's Avengers

    Launching 2021

    There was intense speculation over the weekend that Spider-Man would be an exclusive character in Marvel’s Avengers. The rumours coincided with reports suggesting Sony has been busy buying up third-party exclusives for the PlayStation 5, and so many assumed the Japanese giant had written Square Enix a cheque for its upcoming...

    • Square Enix
    • PS4
    • Marvels Avengers
  • Random World of Warships Is Rolling Out Transformers-Themed Boats

    Get a load of this

    Depth Charge is the one aquatic Transformer that immediately springs to mind, but World of Warships developer Wargaming has gone with more iconic names for its Hasbro crossover content. Starting this September, you’ll be able to customise your naval fleet with Optimus Prime and Megatron-themed skins. There’ll also be Bumblebee...

    • Wargaming
    • PS4
    • World of Warships
  • News Wargroove Finally Gets Cross-Play on PS4 with the Launch of Double Trouble DLC

    Release date announced

    Pixelated strategy title Wargroove arrived fashionably late on PlayStation 4 last year, and it did so missing a key feature found on other systems. Cross-platform functionality meant players with the Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PC versions could all play together, but the PS4 port arrived without this ability. The game made...

    • Chucklefish
    • PS4
    • Wargroove
    • Cross-Play
    • DLC

Sunday2nd Aug 2020

  • Random A Bird Will Land on Ghost of Tsushima Hero Jin's Hand if You're Idle Long Enough

    Bird man

    Idle animations are always fun, but here’s a rare Ghost of Tsushima flourish that fans are just beginning to discover. Those of you who’ve played the open world game will know that protagonist Jin Sakai is very much at one with nature, whether it’s following foxes to shrines or the wind to key points of interest in the sandbox. But...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Ghost of Tsushima
    • Random
  • Rumour PS5 Controller's Battery Life 3 to 4 Hours Longer than DualShock 4

    Never stop playing

    PlayStation 5’s new DualSense controller will have a more robust battery life than its PlayStation 4 predecessor, according to a second-hand report that circulating on Reddit. Information about the pad was purportedly shared on the site before being pulled, although the details – including a video of the peripheral as proof of...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • DualSense
    • Rumours
  • News Silent Hill Social Media Account Prompts New Series Revival Speculation

    The hills have eyes

    Silent Hill revival rumours refuse to die, after a relatively new social media account has reignited hopes that the survival horror franchise is poised to make a return. You may recall there were strong rumours earlier in the year that Sony was plotting a new entry in the property for the PlayStation 5, with development being led...

    • Sony
    • PS5
    • Silent Hill
    • Konami

Saturday1st Aug 2020

  • News PS Plus August 2020 Free PS4 Games Revealed

    It's a knockout

    PS Plus' free PS4 games for August 2020 have been revealed. Sony has announced the new PS Plus lineup today over on the PlayStation Blog. The first is Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Remastered, and the second is Fall Guys, the 60-player battle royale platformer. What's more, the Activision FPS will be available early; you can...

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • PS Plus
    • PlayStation Plus
    • Announcements
  • Guide All Free EA Access Games on PS4

    Every EA Access game in the PS4 Vault

    What games are available to download as part of EA Access on the PS4? And how much does it cost to subscribe to EA Access on the PS4? The behemoth publisher’s subscription service has finally arrived on the PlayStation 4, and in addition to early access and discounts, it also includes a Vault of free software...

    • EA Access
    • PS4
    • Guides
    • Features
  • News PS5 Fans Hyped After Sony Updates Future of Gaming Playlist

    Event rumours intensify

    Sony has updated its Future of Gaming playlist on YouTube, which compiled all of the announcements from its recent PlayStation 5 reveal event. This could be the first hint that fresh news is on the way, with rumours rife that the Japanese giant will hold some kind of event in early August to share more information about its...

    • Sony
    • PS5
  • Random Ghost of Tsushima Player Creates 'Ishikawa Stock', a Super Advanced Tactic for Storing Arrows

    Hold these

    Okay look, we know that we've been posting quite a few of these 'Random' Ghost of Tsushima articles lately, but the community just keeps coming up with brilliant stuff. This latest gem is what Twitter user @xxSeri hilariously calls "Ishikawa stock". The gist of it is that Jin can only carry so many arrows at any one time, and if you're u

    • Sony
    • PS4
    • Ghost of Tsushima
    • Random
  • News More Rumours of 'Major' Third Party PS5 Exclusives Return

    But there's no real evidence... Yet

    Rumours have been flying around for a while with regards to Sony tying down significant deals with third party publishers. Whispers say that the Japanese giant has secured a number of major franchises for the PlayStation 5 -- the most standout rumour being that Final Fantasy XVI will be a timed PS5 exclusive. But...

    • Sony
    • PS5
  • Quiz Can You Name These PS3 Exclusives?

    George Foreman's own

    The PlayStation 3 generation was a weird one, wasn't it? After a rough start with a high entry price and lacking exclusive games, Sony eventually managed to right the ship with the introduction of the PS3 Slim and some quality titles you could only play on the console. However, how well do you actually know those PS3 exclusives?...

    • Sony
    • PS3
    • Quizzes
    • Features
  • News Tekken 7 Season 4 Announced, New Moves for All Characters, Online Improvements, Kunimitsu Teased

    Ninja theory

    Season 4 for Tekken 7 is official. It's due to launch this Fall, and its accompanying update will add new moves for every character. It also promises to improve the game's online functionality. As for new fighters, the Season 4 trailer ends with what appears to be a teaser for Kunimitsu -- the masked female ninja from previous Tekken...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • Tekken
    • DLC
    • Trailers
  • News Rocket Arena Added to EA Access After Two Weeks, Price Plummets

    Digital bomba

    Update: Well, we hope you didn't pick up Rocket Arena for its new bargain bin price point, because it's already been added to the EA Access Vault. This means subscribers can download and play the full multiplayer game at no additional cost. Titles usually take several months to hit the service, but we're guessing the publisher is...

    • EA Games
    • PS4
    • Rocket Arena
    • Deals
    • US
  • News Vengeful Assassin Setsuka Returns as SoulCalibur VI DLC Next Week

    The hidden blade

    Setsuka, the deceptive parasol-blade wielding fighter from SoulCalibur III and IV is making her return to the series as DLC in SoulCalibur VI. Development on the game's second season pass has been impacted massively by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, but the team's finally ready to get things moving again. Setsuka arrives next...

    • Bandai Namco
    • PS4
    • SoulCalibur
    • DLC
    • Trailers
  • Talking Point What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 335

    Ghosted

    And thus concludes another week. If you're here in the UK, then you'll have spent much of your time claiming it's "too hot", even though you've been complaining about the cooler temperatures for the remainder of the year. Sammy Barker, Editor: I'm nearing the conclusion of Ghost of Tsushima, which is a fantastic game that only gets better...

    • Talking Point
    • PS4
    • PS3
    • Vita
    • What Are You Playing
  • News Guilty Gear Strive Announced for PS5, New Character Nagoriyuki Fully Revealed, Leo Returns

    Samurai spirit

    Arc System Works has dropped three big Guilty Gear Strive announcements in one trailer. First off, the game is coming to PlayStation 5 as well as PlayStation 4. Strive's due to release in Spring 2021, so this makes total sense. Secondly, Leo Whitefang is making a rather stylish return. He's still swinging two huge blades around, but...

    • Arc System Works
    • PS5
    • PS4
    • Guilty Gear Strive
    • Trailers