News Quirky RPG The Outbound Ghost Floats to PS5, PS4 Next Week
The Outbound Ghost first caught our eye when it was announced for PS5 and PS4 back in March, and now its release date is very quickly closing in. Publisher Digerati has confirmed that the Paper Mario-style RPG will spook Sony's consoles on the 30th November — which is just one week away at the time of writing. "The Outbound Ghost is an...
News Unleash Pixelated Hell in Terror of Hemasaurus, Rampaging onto PS5, PS4 in December
Retro smash 'em up Terror of Hemasaurus has gotten a PS4 release date, with pixelated doom set to befall innocent citizens on 5th December. The announcement trailer above is from 2021, but it gives you an idea of what to expect. Terror of Hemasaurus is undoubtedly channelling the old Rampage series of arcade games and looks like a cute...
News Adorable RPG The Outbound Ghost Set to Haunt Your Console This November
The Outbound Ghost is a delightful little 2.5D RPG all about helping ghosts ascend to the afterlife. Physical editions will be released on PS5 and PS4 on 25th November, with a digital release listed as later in 2022. We got a new trailer ostensibly for the PC release date, but there is plenty of gameplay included for our...
News Undetected Nails the Metal Gear Solid PS1 Aesthetic, Coming to PS5, PS4 in Q4 2022
Stealth Action Revival
Undetected is a stealth action game that looks to recapture the magic we all felt playing the original Metal Gear Solid back on PS1, in that magical year of 1998. Developed by one man, Antonio Freyre, Undetected is coming to PS5 and PS4 in Q4 of 2022. From the schlocky guard dialogue, melodramatic boss encounters and the...
News The Outbound Ghost Is a Scarily Cute 2.5D RPG Haunting PlayStation Soon
Check out the announcement trailer
Well, this looks rather delightful, doesn't it? The Outbound Ghost is confirmed to appear on PlayStation in 2022, and it's a cutesy RPG about little ghouls searching for the afterlife. You play as one ghost who's searching for answers to the mystery of their own death, and along the way, you'll meet other deceased...
Mini Review A Musical Story (PS5) - A Charming Debut Rhythm Title with a Whole Lot of Heart
Movin' right along
A Musical Story is exactly what the title suggests. This debut release from French indie dev Glee-Cheese Studio depicts the journey of an upstart band on its way to perform at Pinewood. While it’s a rhythm game, things are presented with more of a visual novel flair, with individual chapters and vignettes inching you closer to...
News A Tale of Paper Floats from PS4 to PS5 This Year
Turning the page
Whimsical puzzle platformer A Tale of Paper, which launched on PlayStation 4 last year, will tear off a PS5 version later this year. For those of you unfamiliar with the original release, think of it like Little Nightmares, except you control a piece of paper which can transform into a frog, rocket, bird, and more. There’s a...
News Grotto Is a Narrative Adventure All About Reading the Stars, Coming to PS4
It was foretold
Grotto has been announced for PlayStation 4, the next game from indie publisher Digerati. As with the company's other projects, this game is pretty unique — it casts you as the Soothsayer, a figure capable of reading the stars and providing guidance to an animal tribe. The hook is that your divinations and what you tell the...
Mini Review Signs of the Sojourner (PS4) - Chilled Out, Card-Based Conversations
Play your cards right
Signs of the Sojourner takes the concept of card-based battles and turns it into something much more tranquil. Playing as a travelling shop owner looking to stock shelves with produce from around the country, the game is about meeting a diverse range of characters and engaging in conversations with them. Rather than your usual...
News Severed Steel Looks Like Bullet Time Heaven on PS4
Out this summer
Fans of the Max Payne series will most certainly want to keep their eye on this one. Severed Steel is a newly-announced PlayStation 4 game that's all about bullet time. Also seemingly taking inspiration from SUPERHOT, the first-person shooter focuses on parkour and taking down enemies in style, all while time passes by in slow...
News Signs of the Sojourner Is a Card-Based Narrative Adventure Coming to PS4 on 17th March
Talk it out
Signs of the Sojourner is a game that PlayStation fans may not be aware of, but it's a well-liked title that released last year on PC. It's an indie game that featured on a handful of Game of the Year wrap-ups, and has a Very Positive user score on Steam. Today, it's been announced the game will be making the journey to PlayStation 4...
Mini Review Glass Masquerade 2: Illusions - Jigsaw Puzzles and Chill
Picking up the pieces
Who doesn't like a simple jigsaw puzzle every now and then? There's something wonderfully satisfying about fitting all the pieces together and seeing the end result. There are a handful of jigsaw style games on PlayStation 4, and one of the latest is Glass Masquerade 2: Illusions. This indie puzzler has around 30 stained glass...
News Underhero Is a Turn-Based RPG Platformer That Turns the Genres Upside-Down
Turn the other cheek
How about this, then? Underhero is pitched as a turn-based RPG platformer… Without the, er, turns. The gameplay is a fusion of timing-based combat and side-scrolling, but you should still expect genre staples such as levelling mechanics, puzzles, and lush pixel art. “Underhero is an RPG platformer where the chosen hero has...
News Sunless Skies Will Do the Locomotion on PS4 in 2020
Pulling into the PlayStation
Like its predecessor, Sunless Skies has been cleaning up on PC with universal acclaim, and it's now confirmed to be heading to PlayStation 4. Dubbed the Sovereign Edition, this console specific release takes the gritty, narrative-driven RPG and reworks it for play on a controller. But what are you doing in Sunless...
Review Super Blood Hockey - Streets of Rage Meets Ice Hockey
Bloody H.E. Double Hockey Sticks
When it comes to hockey games on the PlayStation 4, it’s relatively slim pickings. 2K has been out of the game for quite a while now, and EA’s monopoly has resulted in each annual NHL release offering up mediocre titles that haven’t changed in a decade. Apart from that, there are a couple smaller arcade games:...
News Black Paradox Is an 80s Inspired Shmup Blasting onto PS4 Tomorrow
Shoot 'em ups go way back to the early days of video game history, and while their popularity has no doubt diminished, it's always good to see them reappear every so often. Smaller teams in particular are keeping the genre afloat, and Black Paradox is the latest attempt, mixing side-scrolling bullet hell with roguelite features. Check...
News Slayaway Camp: Butcher's Cut Hacks and Slashes Its Way to PS Vita Next Month
The horror, the handheld horror
This isometric sliding puzzler is a pretty enjoyable experience on PS4, but its small-scale puzzle rooms always seemed like a great fit for handheld. Fortunately, Slayaway Camp: Butcher's Cut is coming to PlayStation Vita, as you can see from the above trailer. This grisly puzzle game includes all the same content as...
Review Fall of Light: Darkest Edition (PS4)
Keep the lights off
Developer RuneHeads is one year old, fronted by just two people, and based in Italy. Combined, these three factors make Fall of Light: Darkest Edition’s release on PS4 a surprising one thanks to the speed at which it has arrived, as well as the lack of staff on board to manage the port. Unfortunately though, after releasing to...
News Light Shed on Action RPG Fall of Light's PS4 Release Date
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: your daughter is a mythical light creature who needs saving, and you’re a seasoned warrior capable of guiding her out of the darkness. It’s the premise for every emotionally charged indie game ever, but at least Fall of Light: Darkest Edition has some action role-playing chops. It’s due...
Review Slayaway Camp: Butcher's Cut (PS4)
Slayaway Camp: Butcher's Cut is a sliding puzzle game, very similar in style to Hitman Go and Lara Croft Go. A bunch of kids have set up camp upon an old burial ground, making for your typical spooky story setting. Playing as a killer you must rid the camp of all its innocent children in the most brutally murderous way possible. The...
Review Three Fourths Home: Extended Edition (PS4)
Too close to home
Three Fourths Home is one of the most unique and special games that you can find on the PlayStation 4. The text-driven visual short story is one about family, about disability, and about a girl trying to find her way. It's not a time-sink by any means, but it is a title worth your attention. You'll play as Kelly Meyers, a...