News - July, 2022

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  • Guide All DualSense PS5 Controller Colours

    And where to buy them!

    What are all the DualSense PS5 controller colours? As with all previous PlayStation consoles, the PS5's official controller comes in a variety of different colour schemes. Sony usually spreads these out over the course of a generation, but we end up with a wide variety of choice in colours. If you're not a big fan of the...

  • News Sony Coy on Potential PS5 Price Increase

    "There is nothing specific to share"

    Sony has failed to rule out a potential PS5 price increase, as it said there is “nothing specific to share” on the subject. Speaking to investors in an earnings call earlier in the week, the company was asked about a hypothetical hike after it bumped the MSRP of a number of its home electronics, including...

  • Hands On Digimon Survive Has Potential, But It Feels Padded So Far

    Visual novel RPG is slow to start

    Digimon Survive is out right now for PS4, but you may have noticed that we don't have a review here on Push Square yet. This is unfortunately due to issues outside of our control, but having sunk roughly six hours into the game, we thought that it would be best to bring you some hands on impressions ahead of the...

  • News MultiVersus Has Insanely Low Input Latency on PS5

    After companies committed to fixing Unreal issues

    Earlier in the year, fighting game tournament EVO, game engine maker Epic Games, and platform holder Sony all confirmed that they’re collaborating on an issue regarding input latency with the Unreal Engine on the PS5. It’s all been a bit awkward for PlayStation: while it’s marketing its PS5...

  • Guide MultiVersus: How to Earn Gold Fast

    Unlock characters quicker by maximising your income

    Wondering how to earn Gold fast in MultiVersus? Gold is one of two primary currencies in Warner Bros' platform fighter, but unlike Gleamium it's earned purely through gameplay. This means if you don't intend to spend real money on the game, then you'll want to know how to earn Gold fast. With Gold,...

  • News Nioh Dev's Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty Is Getting a Playable Demo in the 'Near Future'

    PS5, PS4 action RPG returns

    We haven't actually seen anything of Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty since it was revealed back in June, but that action-packed, graphically gorgeous trailer definitely pulled people's attention. We did get some gameplay details shortly after the announcement — it's an action RPG built on the back of Nioh

  • News Time Extension! Meet Our New Website for Reflective, Retro-Ish Gaming

    A site this good takes AGES

    We’re all about the next big thing here at Push Square. Whether it’s exciting sequels like God of War Ragnarok, promising new hardware platforms like PSVR2, or even entirely new services like PS Stars – there’s so much to look forward to, it’s rare we ever get the time to look back. That’s where

  • Talking Point What Are You Playing This Weekend? - Issue 437

    The big one

    Wow! This could very well be the biggest WAYP in quite some time! We've been having some email hiccups here at Push Square Towers y'see, but all seems to be resolved and now everyone's getting involved! Sammy Barker, Editor: To be honest, it's going to be a lot more MultiVersus for me. I love this game, although I am now eagerly...

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  • Guide Stray Guide: Walkthrough, Tips, Tricks, and All Collectibles

    Your ultimate Stray resource

    Stray is a narrative adventure for PS5 and PS4 in which you play as a cute little cat. Developed by BlueTwelve Studio and published by Annapurna Interactive, this is a linear game in which you explore a futuristic dystopia inhabited by robots, using feline agility to get around and solve puzzles. We really enjoyed the...

  • Guide Stray: All B-12 Memories Locations

    Where to find all B-12 Memories

    Where are all the B-12 Memories in Stray? In Stray, one of the main collectibles hidden throughout the game is B-12 Memories. These aren't just good for earning the I Remember! Trophy, they also unveil some interesting story and lore, so they're definitely worth finding. You also get an in-game reward for finding them...

  • News MultiVersus Is Free-to-Play, But Its Founder's Packs Will Make Your Eyes Water

    Premium fun

    MultiVersus has just gone live on PS5 and PS4 with its open beta test in early access, with the doors fully opening in a week's time. The game — a platform fighter from Warner Bros. featuring characters from all corners of TV and film — is a free-to-play title, meaning there's no barrier to entry at all. You don't need a PS Plus...

  • Guide Stray: All Badges Locations

    Where to find all Badges

    Where are all the Badges in Stray? One of the collectibles in Stray is a series of Badges that get pinned to the cat's harness, possibly one of the cutest reasons to explore the game fully. As part of our Stray guide, we're going to reveal how and where to unlock all the Badges. Finding all the Badges will earn you the

  • Guide Stray Trophy Guide: All PS5, PS4 Trophies and How to Get the Platinum

    Unlock all the Trophies in Stray

    In this Stray Trophy guide, we will be going through the game's list of Trophies, explaining each of them and telling you how to unlock them all. As part of our Stray guide, you can use this Trophy roadmap to chart your progress towards unlocking the Platinum. If you want to know about Stray's Trophies and how to...

  • Guide Stray: Midtown

    Complete walkthrough for Midtown in Stray

    Midtown is the 10th chapter in Stray, taking place after you beat Antvillage. It's another large, open level with lots to see and do. As part of our Stray guide, we have a full walkthrough of Midtown, explaining how to get through the chapter's main path. If you're looking for collectibles in Midtown, s

  • Guide Stray: All Collectibles Locations

    Where to find all collectibles in Stray

    Where are all the collectibles in Stray? What are the collectibles and where do you find them? In Stray, there are a few collectibles for you to track down, and some of them are pretty tricky. As part of our Stray guide, we will be outlining all the collectibles and where to find them. Stray: All...

  • Guide Stray: The Slums Part 1

    Complete walkthrough for The Slums in Stray

    The Slums is the fourth chapter in Stray, taking place after you beat The Flat, and is much larger than previous chapters. It's a fairly sizeable sandbox environment you can explore to your heart's content. As part of our Stray guide, we have a full walkthrough of The Slums, explaining how to get through...

  • News Very First Look at Yakuza: Like a Dragon Sequel Surfaces

    Ichiban has tied his hair back

    Japanese gaming publication Famitsu has given us our very first look at Yakuza: Like a Dragon 2 — or whatever the sequel to Yakuza: Like a Dragon ends up being called. Despite being officially announced back in October of last year, we haven't seen anything of the sequel up until now. All we know for sure is that

  • Guide Stray: All Music Sheets Locations

    Where to find all Music Sheets in Stray

    Where are all the Music Sheets in Stray? One of the collectibles in Stray is Music Sheets, which can be given to a robot named Morusque who will play them for you. As part of our Stray guide, we're going to tell you where to find all the Music Sheets. Getting all of them will earn you the Meo

  • Guide Stray: Rooftops

    Complete walkthrough for Rooftops in Stray

    Rooftops is the fifth chapter in Stray, in which you must reach the top of a tower and install the Transceiver. It follows on from The Slums. You'll explore a new area and clamber across the city, which is infested with those pesky Zurks. As part of our Stray guide, we have a full walkthrough of Rooftops,...

  • News PS Plus Extra, Premium Games for July 2022 Available to Download Now

    Time to play Stray

    The long lineup of PS Plus Extra and PS Plus Premium games added to the service as part of the July 2022 update can all be downloaded now off the PS Store. Essentially, this means you can s

  • Guide Stray: The Slums Part 2

    Complete walkthrough for The Slums Part 2 in Stray

    The Slums Part 2 is the sixth chapter in Stray, in which you return to the city and continue your mission after fixing the antenna in Rooftops. You'll meet new characters and help them track down friends. As part of our Stray guide, we have a full walkthrough of The Slums Part 2, explaining how to...

  • Guide Stray: Dead City

    Complete walkthrough for Dead City in Stray

    Dead City is the second chapter in Stray, in which you descend into the game's dystopian setting. It takes place after finishing the previous chapter, Inside the Wall. This chapter introduces you to the darker side of the game, showing a forgotten city that's infested with deadly critters. As part of our...

  • Guide Stray: The Flat

    Complete walkthrough for The Flat in Stray

    The Flat is the third chapter in Stray, where you'll meet your companion, B-12. Following on from Dead City, it's a short chapter, but an important one for the main story of the game. As part of our Stray guide, we have a full walkthrough of The Flat, explaining how to get through the chapter and...

  • Guide Stray: All Chapters

    How many chapters are there in Stray?

    What are all the chapters in Stray? If you're playing Stray, you might want to know more about all the chapters in the game, as well as how many there are. As part of our Stray guide, we have the full rundown of all chapters. Below is a list of every chapter in the game, amounting to a full walkthrough...

  • Guide Stray: Dead End

    Complete walkthrough for Dead End in Stray

    Dead End is the seventh chapter in Stray, which takes you outside the safety of The Slums Part 2. This chapter is all about tracking down a character named Doc, who may have a way to deal with those nasty Zurks. As part of our Stray guide, we have a full walkthrough of Dead End, explaining how to get...

  • Guide Stray: Control Room

    Complete walkthrough for Control Room in Stray

    Control Room is the 12th and last chapter in Stray, following on from Jail. Obviously, this chapter wraps up the story — you're very nearly done. As part of our Stray guide, we have a full walkthrough of Control Room, explaining how to get through the chapter and pointing out any collectibles. For...

  • News Bonus PSP Game Added to PS Plus Premium Lineup for July 2022

    Echoshift is its name

    Sony has surprised PS Plus Premium members with a bonus PSP title that will be included in the service's first Classic game drop since launch. Coming alongside LocoRoco Midnight Carnival and No Heroes Allowed! is Echoshift, a puzzle game that

  • Guide Stray: The Sewers

    Complete walkthrough for The Sewers in Stray

    The Sewers is the eighth chapter in Stray, following on from the events of Dead End. This chapter unsurprisingly takes you through the dangerous sewer system, which is crawling with Zurks — but it's the only way to get to Zbaltazar. As part of our Stray guide, we have a full walkthrough of The Sewer

  • Guide Stray: Jail

    Complete walkthrough for Jail in Stray

    Jail is the 11th chapter in Stray, taking place after you beat Midtown. The cat's in trouble, and has been thrown in the slammer — obviously, you need to bust out. As part of our Stray guide, we have a full walkthrough of Jail, explaining how to get through the chapter's main path. If you're looking for...

  • News Some PS Plus Extra Subscribers Face Issues Downloading Final Fantasy VII Remake PS5 Version

    Not available for purchase

    The licensing problems of the PS Store have struck again as some PS Plus Extra subscribers report they can't redeem and download Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade through the service. On the console store itself, subscribers are told they already own a different version of the game and so cannot claim the PS5 versi

  • Guide Stray: Antvillage

    Complete walkthrough for Antvillage in Stray

    Antvillage is the ninth chapter in Stray, taking place after you complete The Sewers. In it, you'll see a peaceful tower structure, home to a few robots including Zbaltazar, who you're looking for. As part of our Stray guide, we have a full walkthrough of Antvillage, explaining how to get through the...

  • News Sony Faces Lawsuit Over Supposed PS5 Crashing Defect

    Hard cash for hard crash

    A class action lawsuit has been filed against Sony in the US with regards to a supposed PS5 defect that shuts the console down completely when playing games. The person who filed the lawsuit, Christina Trejo, cites a range of Amazon customer reviews as well as Reddit threads that date back to around the time when the...

  • News PSN Offline Issues Mostly Now Resolved

    Down and not out

    Update: As has been the case for some time, Sony has been prompted resolving its minor PSN outage from earlier in the day. All services are now back online and working as intended. Original Story: It’s not been a good day for PSN and Sony’s online services, with its licensing mishaps once again ruining the release of Final...

  • News God of War Ragnarok Story Synopsis Revealed

    Anticipation levels are increasing

    Sony has updated the official PlayStation Store page for God of War Ragnarok (spotted by The Gamer), revealing a plot synopsis for the eagerly awaited sequel, giving us some tasty morsels to savour as we await the title's 9th November release date. The synopsis for the title re

  • Poll Are You Playing Stray?

    Really feline it

    Cyberpunk cat simulator Stray is out now on PS5 and PS4 — and it's available at no additional cost if you're subscribed to PS Plus Extra. But as always, we want to know if you're playing the latest hot release! For what it's worth, we think Stray is a great game. We gave it an 8/10 in our Stray PS5 review, heaping praise on its...

  • Guide Stray: Inside the Wall

    Complete walkthrough for Inside the Wall in Stray

    Inside the Wall is the first chapter in Stray, introducing you to the game and its world. It acts mostly as a tutorial, getting you used to behaving and navigating like a cat. As part of our Stray guide, we have a full walkthrough of Inside the Wall, explaining how to get through the chapter. This...

  • Random Deus Ex's First Tweet in Almost a Year Is All About Stray

    Asked for this

    Understandably, the official Deus Ex social media has been pretty quiet for a while. After all, the last game released back in 2016, not to mention Embracer's buyout of Square Enix developers and IPs. However, the Twitter account has broken a nearly year-long silence, and it's not even to talk about Deus Ex. It's a tweet focused on...

  • News MultiVersus Open Beta Patch Notes Reveal Rebalanced Characters, New Perks, More

    Time for battle

    The MultiVersus open beta test gets underway on 26th July, but those with early access can start playing today, 19th July. Ahead of the beta going live, developer Player First Games has released a meaty patch for the brawler, and it makes some sweeping changes and additions worth noting. Most importantly, this update adds Iron Giant...

  • News Guilty Gear Strive Dominates Evo 2022 Player Registrations as Top Fighting Games are Revealed

    Blame the beasts

    Evo 2022 is just a few weeks away, set to kick off on the 5th August. It's going to be the first in-person Evo since 2019, with the last two events having been either cancelled or moved online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It'll also be the second Evo since Sony acquired the brand in March 2021. Anyway, with the big weekend quickly...

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  • News Tifa's Moveset Was the Toughest to Create, Says Final Fantasy 7 Remake Battle Director

    Nibelheim's favourite daughter can really pack a punch

    The Square Enix blog is currently running a retrospective on Final Fantasy 7 Remake in which, chapter-by-chapter, the developers are asked about their memories, thoughts and feelings concerning the game's development. In the latest post, which focuses on Chapter 5: Dogged Pursuit, battle...

  • Guide Stray: Does the Cat Die?

    Does the cat from Stray live?

    Does the cat die in Stray? If you're a pet owner, or are sensitive to animal deaths in media, you might be wondering whether Stray on PS5 and PS4 is going to do the unthinkable. Seeing animals die in movies and shows is always sad, but when they're creatures you've grown to love during the runtime, the blow is that much...

  • News FIFA 23's Standard PS5, PS4 Cover Stars Include Kylian Mbappé, Sam Kerr

    French connection

    While FIFA 23’s Ultimate Edition is making history by placing Chelsea forward Sam Kerr alongside global icon Kylian Mbappé, both players will feature on the standard editions as well. In the case of PSG’s star man, you’ll find him on virtually all bog-standard copies of the game, while Kerr is the cover star in Australia and...

  • News Of Course Netflix Wants Lady Dimitrescu in Resident Evil Show

    Tall order

    Netflix’s new Resident Evil show is absolutely ridiculous, so it’ll take some work to top the silliness in a hypothetical second season. One way to do it, however, would be to embrace the memes and introduce Resident Evil: Village’s ginormous Lady Dimitrescu – and if showrunner Andrew Dabb has his way, that’s exactly what will...

  • News John Romero Developing New FPS IP on Unreal Engine 5

    Working with a "major" publisher

    John Romero has announced his team Romero Games is working on an FPS based on a new IP utilising Unreal Engine 5. It's for a "major" publisher, but that's all the information the studio has decided to share. Founded over six years ago, the team's biggest title to date is the strategy game Empire of Sin. On the...

  • Guide Stray: Is It Open World?

    Can you explore freely in Stray?

    Is Stray an open world game? You may be wondering whether or not Stray takes place in an open world environment. Playing as a cat in a run-down robot city, it looks like a fun place to explore, but it's unclear if it's open world or not. As part of our Stray guide, we're going to tell you whether the game is an open...

  • News Soul Hackers 2 Reveals New Game +, Difficulty Options, and More in Lengthy Gameplay Video

    Ringo, you're a star

    Upcoming RPG Soul Hackers 2 has a new trailer that covers a range of topics over its hefty seven-minute runtime. The whole thing's in Japanese, but it's easy enough to get the gist of what's being shown here (and thanks Gematsu for the English transcription, which you can find by enabling subtitles on the video). The main...

  • Guide Stray: How Long Does It Take to Beat?

    How many hours long is Stray?

    How long does it take to beat Stray? If you're interested in playing Stray, you're probably wondering how long the game is. As part of our Stray guide, we're going to reveal how roughly long it takes to complete the game. For a more detailed breakdown of the game and its chapters, see our guide: Stray: All Chapters...

  • News Officially Licensed Steyr Arms Rifles Are Coming to Way of the Hunter

    Accept no immitations

    Way of the Hunter aims to provide an authentic hunting experience. One of the methods developer Nine Rocks Games has adopted to achieve that end is to partner with real-world companies and feature officially licensed weapons. In the latest trailer for the game, we see an array of rifles produced by Steyr Arms, a firearms...

  • News PSP Remake Disgaea: Afternoon of Darkness Levelling Up PS Plus Premium in Japan

    Grind it out

    While not everyone is thrilled with the list of All PS Plus Games available as part of the classics selection with PS Plus Premium just yet, we do get the impression that the selection will be expanding quite a lot in the coming months. Indeed, another PSP game has been spotted on Sony’s servers in Japan, and this time it’s Disgaea:...

  • News Trails from Zero Gameplay Trailer Shows Off Its Team-Based Combat System

    SSS Rank

    Anticipated JRPG Trails from Zero has a new gameplay trailer, mostly showcasing its turn based — and team-based — combat system. If you're already familiar with the Trails from Cold Steel games then you'll feel right at home here, although given that Zero originally released for the PSP back in 2010, it's fair to say that the system as...

  • News The Weird and Wonderful No More Heroes 3 Hits PS5, PS4 This October

    Plus new trailer

    Originally a Nintendo Switch exclusive, No More Heroes III will become a multi-platform release with PS5, PS4 versions launching on 11th October 2022. A new trailer reveals the release date along with loads of new footage specific to the updated current-gen versions. We know the PS5 version will run at 60 frames-per-second with a...

  • News South of the Circle PS5, PS4 Ports Out in Early August

    Compared to Firewatch

    Developer State of Play has announced the PS5 and PS4 ports of its hit mobile game South of the Circle will release on 3rd August 2022. A new trailer has been revealed to mark the moment, which shares a variety of clips from the game as well as how the control scheme has been adapted for console pads. Just substitute the Xbox...

  • News Netflix Animated Series Tekken: Bloodline Gets Ready for Battle This August

    Check out the new trailer

    Netflix has announced its animated series Tekken: Bloodline will hit the service on 18th August 2022. To go along with the announcement is this new story trailer, which reveals a little more about Jin Kazama's journey. To recap, this is an origin tale of sorts for Jin, who is trained up by Heihachi Mishima after his mother...

  • News Warframe's Veilbreaker Update Will See the Return of a Fan Favorite Character

    Pierce the veil

    A trailer for Veilbreaker, a free update for Warframe, was shown off at TennoCon 2022, giving players a glimpse at what comes next in the free-to-play multiplayer games' ongoing narrative. Veilbreaker will revive heroes and villains from last year's The New War Expansion, and players will take control of legendary Grineer soldier...

  • News Question Everything You Know in Seduction: A Monk's Fate

    Never give in to temptation

    Seduction: A Monk's Fate is a sidescrolling, horror-themed adventure game, and it releases tomorrow, on 20th July, for PS5 and PS4. Uncover the story of a monk who must enter a dark and surreal realm in order to learn the true nature of the monastery he calls home. In Seduction, you will navigate hand-crafted and...

  • News SD Gundam Battle Alliance Blasts Off With a Bombastic Opening Movie

    Mobile Suit Fundam

    SD Gundam Battle Alliance lands on PS5 and PS4 in just over a month, and so Bandai Namco has revealed the game's rather good opening movie. It features a bunch of different mobile suits — all in chibi form, of course — as we're whisked through some of Gundam's most popular timelines. Battle Alliance itself is an action RPG...

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