News - January, 2023

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  • Rumour PS Plus Essential PS5, PS4 Games for February 2023 Leaked Early

    Another big month

    The monthly PS Plus Essential games for February 2023 have leaked ahead of next week's official reveal. As per usual, the information comes from the ever-reliable @billbil_kun, who has been posting early PS Plus lineups for years now. These are the PS5 and PS4 titles that subscribers can apparently look forward to: OlliOlli...

  • News Actress Annie Wersching, Who Played Tess in The Last of Us, Has Passed Away

    Aged just 45

    Actress Annie Wersching, who played Tess in the original The Last of Us game, has passed away at the age of 45. The star – known for a variety of television roles, including most famously 24 – had been battling cancer since 2020, but continued to work, and featured most recently as the Borg Queen in Star Trek: Picard. Wershing’s...

  • News EA Plotting Patch for Dead Space PS5 Remake's Bugged Graphics

    The horror

    EA is plotting a patch for Dead Space’s otherwise acclaimed PS5 remake which will fix a resolution scaling issue. Fans on Reddit spotted the title’s image quality would take an unprecedented dip in select situations, ruining the visuals. Many believe this bug is a fault of Virtual Super Resolution – a technology which enables a...

  • News New Marvel's Spider-Man 2 PS5 Ad Spotted on TV

    Live from PS5

    Footage of a new, live-action advert for Marvel's Spider-Man 2 has been captured from an Australian TV channel. It was spotted on the ESPN network during an ad break for an A-League football game and shows Spider-Man capturing some criminals through the reports of a news network. The advert was first thought to be fake given it doesn't...

  • News Publisher Perp Games to Host PSVR2 Showcase on 30th January

    "New announcements and a few surprises"

    Sony may have been shy showcasing PSVR2’s eclectic slate of software, but Perp Games is going all in. The publisher has announced a livestream, scheduled to get underway from 10AM PT on 30th January, which promises “new announcements and a few surprises” for the new-gen headset. The firm is already...

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  • Guide PS5 Backwards Compatibility: Can You Play PS4 Games on PlayStation 5?

    How PS5 backwards compatibility with PS4 games works

    Is the PS5 backwards compatible with the PS4? Can you play PS4 games on the PlayStation 5? One of the biggest questions regarding the PS5 is whether you can play PS4 games on it. As part of our PS5 guide, we’re going to explain how PS4 games work on the PS5 and whether they'll be improved...

  • Guide All PS Plus Games

    All PS5, PS4 games lists 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...

  • Guide All PS5 Launch Games

    Every PlayStation 5 game available day one

    Looking for a list of all PS5 launch games? While the PS5 has been out for a while now, you may still be interested to know what was available alongside the system on day one. As part of our PS5 guide, we're going to list all PS5 launch games. You can also find out more about the PS5 release date,

  • Guide How to Get PS5 Stock Notifications

    Get instant PlayStation 5 stock updates

    How can you get PS5 stock notifications the moment Sony’s next-gen system is available? Sitting around refreshing retailer websites is not practical and not convenient, so you may be looking for a solution that will ensure you’re notified the moment new PlayStation 5 consoles are ready to purchase...

  • Guide PS5 Guide: Ultimate PlayStation 5 Resource

    A complete guide to PlayStation 5

    PS5, or PlayStation 5 as it's fully named, is Sony's fifth home console. It's the successor to the PS4, which released in November 2013. The console launched in November 2020, with the PS5 release date changing slightly between regions. With PS5 stock now available a

  • Guide PS5 Release Date: When Did the PS5 Come Out?

    All you need to know about PS5's release date

    What is the PS5 release date? The PS5 is available right now, but you may still be interested to know when exactly the big day was. As part of our PS5 guide, we're going to tell you the PS5's release date. You may also be interested in learning about the PS5 price as well as all PS5 launch games

  • Guide PS5 Price: How Much Does the PS5 Cost?

    All latest PS5 pricing information

    What is the PS5 price? You're probably eager to know how much the PlayStation 5 will cost you to buy, especially if you need to save up for the next-gen system. As part of our PS5 guide, we're going to share the latest information on the PS5 price, but if you're looking for PS5 release date and

  • Guide All PS5 Announced Games

    Every confirmed PlayStation 5 title

    Looking for a list of all PS5 announced games? If you already own a PlayStation 5, or you're planning to purchase one in the near-future, you may be eager to know which titles have been confirmed for the console. As part of our PS5 guide, we'll be listing all announced PS5 games on this page. If you're looking for...

  • News New PS Store Sale Drops PS5, PS4 Game Prices Below £20/$20

    Kena! Immortals! The Evil Within!

    Sony's huge PS Store January sale comes to an end today, so now it's time to replace it with one of the more standard promotions. From today through until 1st February 2023, a large variety of PS5, PS4 titles have been handed discounts, with the running theme being they're all less than £20/$20. Below you'll find...

  • Random Rapper Logic 'Conned' His Way into The Last of Us Part II

    It's all about who you know

    Like most of the PlayStation faithful, we are massive fans of The Last of Us franchise around here, both the iconic video games and the excellent new TV series from HBO, which has exposed an entirely new audience to Naughty Dog's grim vision of the future. Another ded

  • Mini Review A Space for the Unbound (PS5) - A Powerfully Engaging Story-Driven Adventure

    Follow your dreams

    A Space for the Unbound is an endearing story-driven adventure game set in Indonesia in the late 90s. It explores mature themes like depression, anxiety, and suicide through a relationship between two high school sweethearts, a boy called Atma and a girl called Raya. These aren't just any normal students, however, since they're...

  • News French Trade Union Calls on Ubisoft Paris Workers to Strike Following CEO's Comments

    "The ball is in their court"

    Following the surprise announcement of Skull and Bones' delay and the cancellation of three unannounced games last week, it looks like publisher Ubisoft has once again found itself in troubled waters. French trade union Solidaires Informatique has called on employees of Ubisoft Paris (which serves as the company's...

  • Random Forspoken Might Have a Fight Against Autocorrect on Its Hands

    'Forsaken' searches spike

    Forspoken is out on PS5 next week, and as is usually the case just days before the release of any big budget title, more casual consumers are starting to show interest thanks to advertising campaigns and the like. Forspoken has a very specific problem on its hands, though, as recent Google search trends suggest that...

  • News You Can Run a Cosy Little Farm in Like a Dragon: Ishin

    Living off the land

    The Yakuza Like a Dragon games love their wholesome side stories, and they don't get much more wholesome than this. Upcoming action RPG Like a Dragon: Ishin! features an especially in-depth optional activity titled 'Another Life', which lets you take a much-needed break from the title's dramatic plot and bloody action. Yes, as...

  • News CGI Hogwarts Legacy Trailer Tours the Castle Grounds

    Acceptance letters distributed

    The marketing surrounding Hogwarts Legacy is really starting to kick into gear now as Warner Bros publishes a CGI trailer that tours the castle grounds ahead of the PS5 title's 10th February 2023 release date. From the perspective of an owl, you'll first fly in between the towers and turrets of the famous school, and...

  • News Sackboy Returns! For a Runner Game on Mobile Phones

    Ultimate Sackboy out on 21st February

    Sony is making an effort to bring more of its PlayStation IPs to smartphones, and here's yet another example: Ultimate Sackboy is a runner game for iOS and Android devices that launches on 21st February 2023. Amazingly, it appears the game was announced back in September, but has flown completely under the radar...

  • News Try Gotham Knights for Free in New PS Plus Premium Trial

    Play it for one hour

    A newly uploaded PS Plus Premium trial allows you to sample the first hour of Gotham Knights. Anyone subscribed to the highest tier of PS Plus can head over to the PS Store and start downloading the client, allowing them to experience the fantastic openi

  • News Returnal Continues the Cycle on PC in February

    PC-specific features detailed

    Sony and Housemarque have confirmed the release date for the PC port of PS5's excellent shooter, Returnal. Long-rumoured but finally announced at the end of last year, the PC version of the game will release on 15th February, 2023. The date comes from the above video, which also goes over some of the PC-specific bells...

  • News No Prizes for Guessing PS Store's Most Downloaded Games of 2022

    Guns, sports, and angry bearded gods

    Sony has revealed the top downloaded PS5 and PS4 games from PS Store for the entirety of 2022. We won't lie to you — the resulting charts are about as predictable as you'd expect, with most of the year's heavy hitters showing up near the top. Let's have a look anyway, yeah? So, the most downloaded PS5 games of...

  • Guide MultiVersus: All Free Characters You Can Play Right Now

    MultiVersus' current free character rotation schedule

    Looking for all free characters you can play right now in MultiVersus? Despite being a free-to-play game, you'll need to learn How to Earn Gold Fast in order to unlock most characters in the game. However, if you're a new or casual player, you may be looking for a list of all free characters you...

  • Guide Persona 3 Portable: Exam Answers - All School and Test Questions Answered

    How to get top of the class in Persona 3 Portable

    Looking for a list of all the school and text question answers in Persona 3 Portable? Well, you've found it. Going to school plays an important role in Persona 3, and making the most of your time there can help develop your main character's key stats. In particular, giving the correct answers to...

  • News Charming Indie Game Tchia Hops onto PS5, PS4 This Spring

    One to watch

    It feels like we've been waiting on the arrival of Tchia for a very long time, but the gorgeous-looking indie title is finally on the horizon. Writing on the PS Blog, developer Awaceb confirms the cutesy action adventure is hitting PS5 and PS4 in Spring of this year. To recap, Tchia is the name of the main character, a young girl who...

  • News Stellaris: First Contact Story Pack Will Expand the Scope of Your Galaxy

    We come in peace

    Stellaris is a game which has received a bunch of support over the years, and it seems like the team over at Paradox isn't done with the sci-fi grand strategy title just yet. Originally launching on PC back in 2016, it jumped to console in 2019 in the form of Stellaris: Console Edition. The First Contact Story Pack is the next...

  • News Scrub the Tomb Raider Manor Crystal Clean in PowerWash Simulator

    While the butler is locked away...

    As far as crossovers go, this has to be up there with the very best. While Square Enix has sold off the Tomb Raider IP, it has still managed to secure a little linkup for PowerWash Simulator and the classic Lara Croft series. Available for free alongside the full game releasing for PS5, PS4 on 31st January 2023,...

  • Guide Persona 4 Golden: Exam Answers - All School and Test Questions Answered

    How to get top of the class in Persona 4 Golden

    Looking for all school answers in Persona 4 Golden? Well, this is the guide for you. As is the case in other Persona titles, school once again plays an important role in your day-to-day life in Persona 4. At times, you'll be asked general knowledge questions during class, and every now and then, you'll...

  • News Anno 1800 Console Edition Sets Sail for PS5 Launch on 16th March

    All roads lead to home

    We learned late last year that the fantastic strategy game Anno 1800 was making the jump to console in the form of the aptly named Anno 1800 Console Edition. We now know when we can get our grimy, working-class paws on this wonder of the industrial age, with the title launching on PS5 on 16th March. The aim of the game here...

  • News Destruction AllStars Dev Now Helping Out on Sea of Thieves

    From the track to the sea

    Destruction AllStars team Lucid Games has today confirmed it's helping first-party Xbox studio Rare with the making of content for Sea of Thieves. According to a tweet, it sounds like the developer has been aiding development for a little while, but now the UK studio has made its support public as it produces more updates...

  • News Destiny 2: Lightfall Will Take Guardians to a Neon City on Neptune

    Neomuna is like nothing else

    Destiny 2's next expansion, Lightfall, launches on 28th February, and it will see Guardians travelling to a secret city on Neptune, seeking allies in the fight against the Shadow Legion. We got our first look at the new locale in a trailer that explores the neon streets of Neomuna. In addition to an all-new campaign,...

  • News Second Season of Modern Warfare 2, Warzone 2 Delayed by Two Weeks

    Déjà vu

    Activision has delayed the beginning of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2's second season of content by two weeks to 15th February 2023. A reason wasn't cited in a post on Twitter, but it's explained the many developers that work on the series have "been making several changes based on what we have heard from our player...

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  • Guide Where to Watch The Last of Us TV Show

    How and when you can tune in for every episode

    Trying to find out where you can watch The Last of Us TV show? As Naughty Dog's epic tale of Joel and Ellie makes the transition to television screens — without the need for a PS5 or PS4 — you might be wondering where and when you can tune in to see the series as it's released. On this page, we're...

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  • Guide Best Racing Games on PS4

    The best PS4 racing games ranked

    What are the best racing games on PS4? It's a tough question to answer, as there are a lot of options for car connoisseurs on Sony's super-popular console. No matter what style of racer you enjoy, there are plenty of games you can take for a spin. Particularly for fans of simulation racing, the PS4 is home to a fine...

  • Guide Horizon Forbidden West Guide: Walkthrough, Tips, and Tricks

    Your ultimate Horizon Forbidden West resource

    Horizon Forbidden West is the sequel to Guerrilla Games' smash hit sci-fi action RPG, Horizon Zero Dawn. We think it's a fantastic sequel that improves pretty much everything, awarding it a big fat 9/10 in our Horizon Forbidden West PS5 review. If you're still playing the first game before you start the...

  • Guide PSVR2 Guide: Everything You Need to Know About PS5 Virtual Reality

    Next-gen escapism

    PSVR2, also known as PS VR2 or PlayStation VR2, is Sony's next-generation virtual reality headset for the PlayStation 5, or PS5. The system succeeds the original PSVR, which launched on 13th October, 2016 for the PS4. While the original PSVR is also compatible with the PS5, the new PSVR2 promises a suite of improvements, including...

  • News What Happened to Little Devil Inside?

    Very much MIA

    If you can believe it, Little Devil Inside was announced for PS5 two and a half years ago during the console's very first showcase. Revealed alongside other indie hits like Bugsnax and Kena: Bridge of Spirits, it is one of the very few titles from that event that still hasn't been released. Perhaps the more concerning aspect, how

  • Guide PSVR2: All Confirmed Games

    Every game confirmed for PlayStation VR2 so far

    What are all confirmed games for PSVR2? As Sony's latest virtual reality headset draws closer to release, more and more games are expected to be confirmed for the device, arriving at launch on 22nd February, 2023 and beyond. As part of our PSVR2 guide, we are going to list all confirmed PSVR2 games. If...

  • Guide PSVR2 Price: How Much Will It Cost?

    How much is PSVR2?

    How much will PSVR2 cost? What is the PSVR2 price? Since you're going to need a PS5 to go along with Sony's new PlayStation VR2, we're already looking at a pretty pricy entry point for virtual reality on PlayStation. As such, you'll want to know how much money needs saving. As part of our

  • Round Up The Last of Us TV Reviews Praise a Great Adaptation

    "Best adaptation of a video game ever made"

    Just a few days before the first episode releases, select members of the media have shared their thoughts on the first season of HBO's adaptation of The Last of Us. With Joel played by Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey taking on Ellie's role, alongside Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin leading things, the series...

  • Guide PSVR2 vs Meta Quest 2 vs Valve Index vs PSVR: Full Specs Comparison

    All virtual reality headset specifications

    What are PSVR2's full specs and how does it compare to Meta Quest 2, Valve Index, and PSVR? If you're interested in purchasing a new virtual reality headset, then you may be looking for a PSVR2 vs Meta Quest 2 vs Valve Index vs PSVR full specs comparison. As part of our PSVR2 guide, we're going to pit all...

  • Guide PSVR2 Wireless: Will It Require Cables?

    Will PSVR2 be wireless?

    Will PSVR2 be wireless? Will PSVR2 require cables? After Sony's original virtual reality headset released with a frankly ridiculous number of wires to sort out before the device could even be used, it's no surprise that those interested are wondering if they'll face the same mess with this latest one. As part of our PSVR2...

  • Random That Original Cyberpunk 2077 Teaser Trailer Is 10 Years Old Today

    What a journey it's been

    Ten years ago today — that's almost two years before the release of The Witcher 3 — CD Projekt Red dropped the now infamous teaser trailer for Cyberpunk 2077. It would take another eight years for the Polish studio to releases its open world RPG, but back then, this CG teaser was an absolutely huge deal. It's been...

  • News One Piece Odyssey PS5, PS4 Demo Is Available Now

    Begin your journey today

    A demo for One Piece Odyssey is now live on the PS Store across the UK, Europe, and the USA, letting you play the first few hours of the JRPG. Weighing in at 7.75GB, it's a fairly small download and you can carry over your progress into the full game if you like what you play. The full title releases for PS5, PS4 on 13th...

  • Mini Review Breakers Collection (PS5) - Cult 90s Fighter Finally Finds a Bigger Audience

    Breaker the ice

    If you owned a PS1, there’s a good chance you were playing Street Fighter Alpha, Darkstalkers: The Night Warriors, or Tekken 2 in 1996. You probably weren’t playing Breakers, a cult fighting game from Visco Corporation which first launched in Japanese arcades at the very end of that year, and was later ported to the NeoGeo AES...

  • Guide The Last of Us TV Show: Full Cast List

    Who's who in The Last of Us HBO adaptation

    Looking for a full cast list for The Last of Us TV show? The HBO adaptation of Naughty Dog's beloved game is full of top talent, taking the characters in a slightly new direction while remaining faithful to what came before. As you watch each episode, you may be wondering who plays each role. In this guide,...

  • Guide PSVR2 Release Date: When Will It Launch?

    When will PSVR2 be out?

    What is the PSVR2 release date? When will PSVR2 launch? Sony is starting to pull back the curtain on its all-new virtual reality device, so the question of when will it actually be available for purchase is now a frequently asked one. As part of our PSVR2 guide, we're going to reveal when you should expect PSVR2 to release...

  • News New AAA Studio Formed Out of Forza Horizon 5, EA Talent

    Maverick Games is its name

    Talent from Forza Horizon 5 developer Playground Games, EA, and Sumo Digital has come together to form a new AAA team based in Leamington Spa, England. It's called Maverick Games, and the studio is already making "a new, premium open-world game for consoles and PC". It is probably safe to assume PS5 is one of the systems...

  • News Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Goes Back in Time for Its Next Expansion, It Seems

    Back when Piccolo was a baddie

    We're just a few days from the release of Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot on PS5, alongside the game's first slice of Season 2 DLC in Bardock: Alone Against Fate. But just to keep the ball rolling, Bandai Namco is already teasing the next expansion. At the end of the new Bardock trailer, we get this image: As avid fans may...

  • News Tales of Symphonia Remastered Shows Off Some Crisp PS4 Gameplay

    A sweeter symphony

    It's not long until Tales of Symphonia Remastered arrives on PS4, so Bandai Namco's dropped a short (but still nostalgia-inducing) gameplay trailer ahead of the game's 17th February release date. The video actually provides a decent overview of the title's combat and character progression systems. Funnily enough, the trailer's...

  • News Ys 9: Monstrum Nox Brings the Fight to PS5 in May

    No mention of an upgrade path

    Publisher NIS America has confirmed that the PS5 version of Ys IX: Monstrum Nox will release on the 9th May in North America, and the 12th May in Europe (as if the first half of the year needed an even busier schedule). Must like the current-gen edition of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana, it doesn't look like there'll be an...

  • News Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot's Bardock DLC Gets a Hype Trailer Ahead of Friday's Release

    Saiyan blood

    Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot may be two years old, but that isn't stopping Bandai Namco from splashing the cash on a big marketing push for the game's new season of DLC. The Bardock: Alone Against Fate expansion releases this Friday alongside Kakarot's PS5 version (which is a free upgrade if you already own the title on PS4). This DLC is the...

  • News Rescue All SpongeBob's Bikini Bottom Buddies in The Cosmic Shake's Latest Trailer

    We're ready

    Quietly on the approach at the end of January is SpongeBob SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake, a brand new adventure for the sponge and all his pals. It follows on from the success of SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom Rehydrated, telling an original tale about the undersea critters. In the latest trailer, we get a taste of...

  • News Blackfirewall_ Looks Like The Stanley Parable Inside a Mobile Phone

    Out for PS5, PS4 on 30th January

    It remains just how meta and full of references Blackfirewall_ will be, but developer Naraven Games certainly seems to be positioning its "first-person tragicomic adventure" as The Stanley Parable but set inside a smartphone. The title has been confirmed for a PS5, PS4 launch on 30th January 2023, and a new trailer...

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  • Rumour Sci-Fi RPG from Sony Supposedly Leaked

    XDev apparently involved

    (We can't post the leak here, so you'll have to make do with some Mass Effect Andromeda art.) It's not often you get a rumour this juicy on a Sunday, but here we are. A very short video clip of what is supposedly a leaked Sony-involved project has appeared on IconEra. The seemingly in-game footage is just several seconds...

  • News More Tales Remasters Could Happen, Says Bandai Namco

    Retelling Tales

    With Tales of Symphonia Remastered dropping next month, Bandai Namco has published a frequently asked questions section on the Japanese Tales website. It's pretty standard stuff — as you'd expect from official press materials — but one query in particular has caught the attention of franchise fans. When asked about the...

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  • Guide All EA Play Games on PS5, PS4

    Every EA Play game in the PS5, PS4 Vault

    What are all EA Play games on PS5, PS4? What EA Play's subscription – formerly known as EA Access – brings a library of titles and perks to members on PlayStation platforms. But how much does it cost to subscribe to EA Play, and is it worth it? On this page, we're going to list all EA Play Games on PS5,...

  • Guide All PS5 Games Running at 120fps

    Maximum speed

    What are all PS5 games running at 120fps, or 120 frames-per-second? PS5 games will run at a variety of framerates, including 60fps (See Also: Will PS5 Games Be 60 Frames-Per-Second?). However, Sony's new-gen system also supports 120fps, so we've compiled a list of all PS5 games running at 120fps as part of our PS5 guide. For more...

  • Guide NBA 2K23: All Locker Codes

    Unlock the latest Locker Codes

    Looking for all Locker Codes in NBA 2K23? If you're eager to make the most of the game's card collecting MyTeam mode, and unlock some bonuses in MyCareer too, 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...

  • Game of the Year Push Square Readers' Top 10 PS5, PS4 Games of 2022

    As voted by you

    The time has come to unveil the best PS5 and PS4 games of 2022...according to readers of Push Square! Back near the end of the year, we asked our community to vote for their favourite titles, based on a shortlist of 50 PlayStation games. This year, the voting system was actually weighted based on user preference, with someone's...

  • News PS Plus Members, This Is Your Last Chance to Claim December's Essential Games

    Lineup rotates on 3rd January

    As of the time of publication, you have less than 24 hours to claim January’s trio of PS Plus Essential games. Remember, once added to your library, these titles will be yours to download and play for as long as you remain a member. For those of you who don’t know, the selection includes Biomutant, Divine Knockout,...

  • Poll What's Your Favourite God of War Ragnarok Weapon?

    Your weapon of choice

    Warning: this article contains God of War Ragnarok spoilers. Please don't scroll down if you haven't finished the game. God of War Ragnarok encourages you to use all of the weapons Kratos has in his arsenal, whether that's through enemy immunities or the environment dictating your next move. However, deep down, we all have a...

Sunday1st Jan 2023

  • Feature 60 Most Anticipated PS5, PS4 Games of 2023

    An avalanche of must plays await

    What are the most anticipated PS5 and PS4 games of 2023? Publications like Push Square sound like a broken record every January, when they proudly declare the next 12 months in gaming to be the best ever. However, in this instance, it could potentially be true: the lineup is looking extraordinary. Obviously there’s...

  • News This Use of PSVR2's Eye Tracking Is Truly Terrifying

    Don't blink

    Until Dawn: Rush of Blood, a rails shooter with many memorable moments, was one of the unsung heroes of the PSVR’s software roster – and pseudo sequel The Dark Pictures: Switchback VR looks set to build on that legacy. While it will offer a similar experience to its predecessor – you’re riding a rollercoaster through increasingly...

  • Guide Where to Pre-Order PSVR2

    First pre-orders are now live

    The hottest new piece of hardware on the PlayStation scene is the PSVR2 (or PlayStation VR2, technically), the latest VR headset from Sony. Pre-orders are now open, and we have all the details you need right here in this guide. The successor to the original PSVR headset, this latest bit of kit will offer us "the next...

  • Game of the Year Sammy's Top 5 PS5, PS4 Games of 2022

    Ragnarok is coming

    Our individual Game of the Year articles allow our lovely team of writers to share their own personal PS5 and PS4 picks for 2022. Today, it's the turn of editor Sammy Barker. 5. Arcade Paradise: I’ve always been obsessed with the idea of “games within games”. It’s part of the appeal of series like Shenmue and Yakuza to...

  • Game of the Year #1 - God of War Ragnarok

    Norse one

    For as much as the contrarian in all of us would love to be sitting here telling you, “Well, ackshually, Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin was the best game of 2022” – it wasn’t, was it? No, that accolade is reserved for God of War Ragnarok, a release so finely polished you can practically see your own reflection smiling...

  • News Final Fantasy 16 Is Already Hyping Up a Huge Year

    Still on track for June

    22nd June, 2023. That's the big day for Final Fantasy fans in the year ahead, as Final Fantasy XVI remains locked in to its summer release date. We've got close to seven months before it arrives, but Square Enix is wasting no time in getting the ball rolling. In a straight-to-the-point social media post, the developer...

  • News Persona Dev Atlus Is Teasing 'Several Unannounced Titles' in 2023

    Now it's personal

    Japanese developers have always made a habit of teasing their plans at the start of a new year, and we dare say that Atlus is being the biggest tease of all. In a New Year's statement to Famitsu (as reported by Persona Central) the outfit behind the Persona series says that it's "preparing several unannounced titles" for the 12...

  • Feature Wishing You a Happy New Year from the Push Square Team

    Welcome to 2023

    And thus concludes another marginally less unusual – but no less dramatic – year! Welcome to 2023, folks, where we all ride on hover boards and have augmented reality lenses installed into our eyes. Not really, of course! It’s basically the same as 2022, except we’re all a little bit older and can’t afford to turn on our...

  • News Acclaimed Survival Song in the Smoke Rekindled for PSVR2 Launch

    Likely free upgrade will be more than a remaster

    Song in the Smoke, an acclaimed survival game already available for PSVR, will be getting a re-release on Sony’s new-gen headset – and according to an interview with developer 17-BIT in EDGE magazine, it’ll likely be a free upgrade for existing owners assuming all the “logistics” are...

  • News PS3 Point-and-Click Sam & Max: The Devil's Playhouse Getting Remastered

    First released in 2010

    Sam & Max: The Devil’s Playhouse, a point-and-click adventure originally released episodically on the PS3 by Telltale Games, is getting a remaster – although platforms are yet to be announced. This game first launched over a four month period in 2010, and is actually playable in its entirety via cloud streaming with PS...