February is just around the corner, which means it’s time to find out what games PlayStation Plus subscribers can expect to see added to their Instant Game Collections starting next Tuesday. Here’s a hint: A talking sword, a family of would be heroes and a trip through time exploring Japan’s criminal underworld.
It looks like the PlayStation Vita will be losing a few pieces of functionality in the coming months, including Maps, Near and even the YouTube app. For those of you who frequently watch videos while trying to locate off the beaten path restaurants where you plan to meet new friends you discovered through Near, I imagine this comes as a triple-dose of bummerdom.
It's a big week for the undead on the PlayStation Network, as both Dying Light and Grim Fandango Remastered join a small selection of other new releases in the weekly lineup. Whether you're looking to visit the land of the dead or fight off a horde of shambling zombies, this week's content has got you covered.
Solid mechanics and thoughtful design go a long way in making a game timeless. Take Brandish: The Dark Revenant, for instance. Recently released Stateside on the PSP and Vita, the game was originally launched in Japan back in 2008. Before that, it was known as Brandish, an early dungeon crawler for the PC and the SNES. All these years later, its deceptively simple components add up to make an experience that's every bit as entertaining as modern offerings.
PlayStation Network's latest round of weekend discounts focuses on the little guys. Instead of putting the huge hits on sale, Sony's offering deals on many of the best indies on PS4, PS3 and PS Vita.
After all the heartache PSN users suffered over the holiday season due to the DDoS attacks on the PlayStation Network servers, Sony has finally come through with their “I'm sorry” discount. The apology comes in the form of a 10% off sale on select content over the weekend.
Recently elected to office as the Vice President of the world, you’ve got a lot of work to do in the opening days of your first term, namely saving the planet from a number of oddball villains and nefarious schemes. Thankfully, Citizens of Earth offers all the help you could need in the form of average folks who put their array of talents to good use in activities like, um, pummeling a bear made out of honey or overthrowing a group of deranged girl scouts.
Not that a game like Minecraft really needs a narrative, but one clever (and decidedly dark-thinking) Youtuber has crafted a yarn for the world-building game that actually makes something resembling sense.
You may have some problems using PlayStation Network's features this week. Don't worry, though: this downtime is due to scheduled maintenance rather than any kind of foul play.
Sony is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the original PlayStation with a huge PSN sale. The Anniversary Sale includes discounts on over 60 titles across PlayStation platforms.
Duke is back, baby, and this time he’s brought all of his gun-toting, wisecracking antics to the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. Arriving yesterday afternoon on the PlayStation Network, players can now take a trip down FPS memory lane with Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition.
PSN was down for several days during the holidays due to a DDoS attack. Today Sony announced how they're going to compensate PlayStation gamers for this prolonged outage.
Gamers were seriously frustrated by the PSN downtime over the holidays. One teenager went so far as to call 911 over the outage.
PlayStation Plus subscribers will start off 2015 with six free games. Sony confirmed all of the January freebies in an announcement this morning.
For those of you who happened to get a shiny new PlayStation console for Christmas but feared that, thanks to network outages, you would be unable to take advantage of holiday sales, you can rest a little bit easier now. Sony has announced that it will be extending its recent seasonal and Flash Sale, giving everybody a chance to pick up some games, movies and television shows on the cheap.