Put succinctly, Sword Art Online had the potential to be an amazing game. As it is, however, what we are left with is a very competent hack-and-slash RPG adventure with a few shining moments paired with a few poor design and localization hiccups that tarnish the fun.
Ascension: Chronicle of the Godslayer is making its way to the PlayStation Vita, bringing its unique brand of deck-building battles to Sony’s portable device with a single player campaign, online tournaments and more.
PS3, PS4 and PS Vita owners may have trouble using PlayStation Network today. That's not because of hackers, though. Sony is performing maintenance on PSN so they can implement "a series of back-end improvements to the network."
The PlayStation Network is hosting another sale, this time in honor of PAX Prime 2014. You can save up to 60 percent as an average Joe on 18 games, or up to 80 percent if you’re a PlayStation Plus subscriber. And there was much rejoicing.
Sony has announced that PlayStation Network and the Sony Entertainment Network are back to normal. The company's online services were taken down this weekend by hackers.
Strategy RPGs aren't exactly commonplace these days, so fans of the genre might want to pay special attention to Natural Doctrine, a new game from NIS America that takes loads of SRPG pillars and plugs them into a dark and brooding experience in a whole new way.
PS4, PS3, and PS Vita woke up this morning to find that PlayStation Network is down. The service, along with several PC multiplayer games, has been reportedly taken down by hackers.
Akiba’s Trip: Undead and Undressed launched for the PlayStation Vita last week, kicking up a bit of controversy in the process. Surprisingly, said controversy has nothing to do with the gameplay mechanic that has you ripping the clothes off of your enemies. Instead, it was the use of the word “trap” to describe a transgendered character.
4J Studios is putting the final touches on the Xbox One and PS Vita versions of Minecraft. The PS4 version's even further along. The studio revealed this week that they've sent it to Sony for certification.
Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed is a game that certainly lives up to its title, and it’s available now for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita.
The PlayStation Gamescom press conference was packed wall to wall with updates on previously announced games, new title announcements and more. Amidst all of the jibba-jabba, quite a few trailers were paraded in front of the audience, including fresh looks at the inFamous: First Light, Driveclub, The Order: 1886, Tearaway: Unfolded and Until Dawn. Check them out here in one convenient location.
Sony will be holding their Gamescom 2014 press conference this afternoon. You can watch the entire event live right here.
This week’s lineup of new releases for the PlayStation Network has got to be one of the most eclectic mixes to date. Brain surgery? Check. Dragons? Check. Old-school brawling? Check. A chorus of monsters? Check. Stripping? Check. A giant, colorful snake thing? Check.
A quartet of new game trailers were released recently, giving gamers a look at some upcoming PlayStation titles including Unmechanical: Extended Edition, #killallzombies, BigFest and The Last Tinker.
While simulation racers seem to be all the rage these days, it's nice to see something like Table Top Racing hit the track every now and again. Rather than focus on to-the-bolt vehicle accuracy, painfully deep optimization options and sterile menus and events, sometimes it's nice to jump behind the tiny wheel of a toy car, drop a bomb mine on your rivals and careen across a track that's been laid out across a messy kitchen counter. But does the fun under the hood of TTR measure up to that premise?