All News tagged with 'Announcement'

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy Coming to PlayStation 4

Bring order to the courtroom on PlayStation for the first time: The Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney Trilogy from the Nintendo DS and 3DS is headed to PlayStation 4. Capcom says the game will release worldwide in 2019.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 7 comments

PlayStation Now is Finally Allowing Game Downloads

Finally! PlayStation Now is getting into a position to give Xbox Game Pass a run for its money. PS4 and PS2 offerings on the subscription service can now be downloaded if customers would prefer not to stream.

Posted 4 days ago by Sam Quirke, 10 comments

PlayStation Classic Console with 20 Preloaded Games Announced

Sony are clearly keen to take on Nintendo in the miniature console market. The PlayStation Classic will have 20 pre-loaded games and two controllers, and will cost US$99.99.

Posted 5 days ago by Sam Quirke, 23 comments

Resonance of Fate is the Next JRPG Getting a Remaster

Just when you thought The Last Remnant might be... well... the last JRPG remaster of the year, a wild Resonance of Fate appears! It's out this October and features both an HD and a 4K facelift.

Posted 6 days ago by Sam Quirke, 14 comments

Capcom Beat ‘Em Up Bundle Brings Genre Classics to Modern Consoles

Capcom are celebrating some of their classic side-scrolling beat-em-ups of the nineties in a new bundle that's out in just a few days. The pack includes Final Fight and Warriors of Fate, as well as two home console debuts.

Posted 10 days ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

World of Final Fantasy Maxima and Chocobo's Mystery Dungeon Headed to PS4

Yesterday's Nintendo Direct dropped all sorts of bombshells, and a big one was that Final Fantasy games are headed to Xbox One and Switch. However, there were a couple of new entries for PlayStation fans as well.

Posted 10 days ago by Sam Quirke, 5 comments

High-Fantasy RPG Project Awakening Revealed at the Tokyo Game Show

Japanese publisher Cygames have unveiled some footage and screens of their high-fantasy RPG Project Awakening. Details are still thin on the ground but we can at least get a sense of the game's style and tone.

Posted 11 days ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Everybody's Golf is Getting a VR Version in 2019

Everybody's Golf is the next franchise to get a PlayStation VR iteration. Japan Studio took to the PlayStation Blog to announce the game, and though there are few details, we know the game is coming in 2019.

Posted 12 days ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Weekend Announcements September 7-9th: EDF Iron Rain, Wizards Tourney and More

While we'll be endeavouring to bring you as many of the TGS titles as we can throughout the week, we had ten new games that appeared over the weekend.

Posted 13 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

The Last Remnant is Getting a Remaster, Arriving in December

Let's see, what else can we remaster? How about cult classic JRPG from the previous generation, The Last Remnant? Square Enix are on the case and it'll be with us by the end of the year. Hooray!

Posted 13 days ago by Sam Quirke, 10 comments

Project JUDGE is a New IP from the Yakuza Studio

The developers of Yakuza, Ryu Ga Gotoku Studios, have announced a new IP in partnership with SEGA. It appears that the game may be set in the same universe as Yakuza though that has not been fully confirmed.

Posted 13 days ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remaster Announced

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles is getting a current-generation remaster. The caravan based spin-off to the main Final Fantasy series originally came out on the Nintendo Gamecube. It's arriving in 2019.

Posted 13 days ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

Kingdom Hearts III Is Getting A Free VR Experience This Winter

Kingdom Hearts III is getting a short and free VR experience this winter on PlayStation 4. It probably won't have trophies though, seeing as it's only a 10-minute interactive video. Plus, there's a Big Hero 6 themed trailer.

Posted 14 days ago by Sam Quirke, 3 comments

Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition HD Suddenly Appears on the PlayStation Store

A wild video game appears! Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition is the cutesy, diluted version of the popular JRPG previously only available on smart phones. All of a sudden it's on PlayStation 4, and it's already discounted!

Posted 17 days ago by Sam Quirke, 7 comments

Weekend Announcements Aug 31st-Sep 2nd: Genesis, Necrosphere, Trifox and More

This weekend gave us a bit of a break. After the deluge of titles we've seen over the last few weeks, we're back today with just 15 new titles for your viewing pleasure.

Posted 19 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Weekend Announcements Pt 3: The Dark Pictures, The Missing, Tokyo Chronos & More

The final part of our weekend announcements trilogy brings the remaining nine titles out of the 27 we've introduced today. Eight of these remaining titles are confirmed for PlayStation 4, with two heading specifically for PSVR.

Posted 25 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Weekend Announcements Pt 2: Hollow Knight, Scribblenauts, Monster Jam and More

Part 2 brings along another nine games. Unlike the first list, only six are confirmed for PlayStation 4, and one of them is coming specifically for PlayStation VR.

Posted 25 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Weekend Announcements August 24-26th Pt. 1: Desperados III, Falcon Age, and More

This week brings another 27 new titles for your perusal, and once again we've had to split the article into three parts — part one includes the first nine titles.

Posted 25 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

PlayStation 2 Classic Onimusha: Warlords is Getting a Remaster

Hot on the tail of Shenmue's remaster comes news of another classic turn-of-the-century action-adventure getting a second life on modern consoles. Onimusha is back with HD graphics a new soundtrack and re-recorded Japanese voices.

Posted 27 days ago by Sam Quirke, 8 comments

Streets of Rage 4 Announced, 24 Years After the Last Game

Nearly a quarter of a century after the last entry in the series, Streets of Rage 4 has been announced. It's supported by SEGA and featuring the hand-drawn visuals of the Wonder Boy: The Dragons Trap remake.

Posted 27 days ago by Sam Quirke, 5 comments

Weekend Announcements Pt 3: Uppers, The Shapeshifting Detective, and More

The final part of our weekend announcements trilogy brings the remaining ten titles out of the 28 we've introduced today. All of these remaining titles are confirmed for PlayStation 4.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Weekend Announcements Pt 2: Sniper Ghost Warrior, Road Redemption, and More

After part 1 introduced the first nine of today's 28 new titles, part 2 brings along another nine games. Unlike the first list, these are all confirmed for PlayStation 4, with one also coming to PlayStation Vita.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Weekend Announcements August 17-19th Pt 1: Bus Simulator, Jagged Alliance & More

This time I'm bringing another whopping 28 titles to your attention and we've had to split the article into three parts -- part one includes the first nine titles.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

HITMAN's First Season Remastered as DLC For HITMAN 2

In another show of generosity following several months of free content and free weekends, IO Interactive have now announced that the locations from HITMAN's first season will appear in the second as free, remastered DLC.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

Spacefaring Strategy Title Stellaris is Headed to PlayStation 4

Stellaris is a grand space exploration and strategy game from Paradox. They're partnering with Tantalus to bring the heavily mouse-and-keyboard title to home consoles, just as they did with Cities Skylines.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Four New Dualshock 4 Colours Appear at Gamescom

Sony have unveiled four more DualShock 4 colour variations at Gamescom, three of which are available in Europe and the Americas. The Sunset Orange is only available in North America apparently. They're coming in October.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 11 comments

DICE's Long-Lost Nineties Platformer Re-Emerges in Project Hardcore

Back in 1994 DICE was working on a platformer for Sega MegaDrive, the Sega Mega CD and the Commodore Amiga. It disappeared in the generational shift, but 25 years later the project has been revived.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 3 comments

Weekend Announcements Pt 2: Sunless Sea, World of Horror and More

Now that part 1 has introduced the first of today's 20 new titles, part 2 brings along the remaining ten games. Unlike the first list, these are all confirmed for PlayStation 4, with some also coming to PlayStation VR.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 1 comment

Weekend Announcements August 10-12th Pt 1: EDF 5, Bee Simulator and More

This week's article will begin catching up on everything that has been missed over that period, and we have a whopping 20 titles to introduce today. Part one includes the first ten titles.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Twin-Stick and Rhythm-Action Collide in Soundfall

Former Epic Games alums have announced their new title Soundfall, which combines twin-stick shooting with rhythm action in a dreamlike world. Battle to the beat in solo, online and local co-op play.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

We Happy Few: Uncle Jack Live is a New PS VR Exclusive

We Happy Few releases today, and PlayStation VR owners get an extra treat in the form of We Happy Few: Uncle Jack Live VR. Help produce the show for Wellington Wells' most renowned celebrity, and keep people happy!

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Torchlight Frontiers Shifts the Series to a Shared World

Torchlight heads in a brand new direction for its next instalment. Frontiers features a shared persistent world that is dynamically generated. Otherwise, players will find familiar ARPG elements from the first two titles.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Limited Edition PS4 Pro Celebrates Half a Billion PlayStations Sold

PlayStation is celebrating a whopping 500 million consoles sold since the brand got started in 1994. To thank the fans, a limited edition PS4 Pro is going on sale. There's going to be a chance to win one too!

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 16 comments

TerraTech is a Vehicle-Building Battler Coming to PlayStation 4

Sitting at a Very Positive rating on Steam since its Early Access release in 2015, Payload Studios have decided to bring vehicle-building battler TerraTech to PlayStation 4. It's arriving in a couple of weeks.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Gets a Definitive Edition

Following on from the news that Middle Earth: Shadow of War had got rid of its controversial microtransactions in the latest patch, Warner Bros are now offering a Definitive Edition featuring the game's DLC.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Super Life of Pixel Coming to PlayStation 4 and Vita This Month

Immerse yourself in the early history of video games with this retro platforming adventure, where the visual style gradually changes on a journey through some classic consoles.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Digimon Survive Announced, To Celebrate The Series' 20th Anniversary

When thinking about the franchises that might take advantage of the popular survival genre, Digimon isn't high up on the list. But it's hard to tell from this enigmatic trailer whether it's really a survival game at all...

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum Session Heads West on PlayStation 4

If you've been to any major arcade in Japan in the last fifteen years, chances are you saw a rhythm game featuring taiko drums with cute faces. That game is finally coming to the West on home consoles.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Irony Curtain is a Satirical Point and Click Coming in 2019

Irony Curtain is a satirical point and click adventure taking place in the fictional country of Matryoshka. Featuring a cartoon art style and heavy-handed communism gags, the game is due to release at some point in 2019.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Nickelodeon Kart Racers Drives Us Back to Our Childhood

Nickelodeon Kart Racers has been announced for PlayStation 4 and other home consoles, arriving in time for the holidays this year. It features, Spongebob, Hey Arnold, Ninja Turtles and more, racing on Slime-themed tracks.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

Realm Royale Is Coming To Consoles

After a successful Early Access period on Steam, Hi-Rez's answer to Fortnite is coming to consoles. It's a fantasy themed Battle Royale game and you can try out the closed beta from next week.

Posted 1 month ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

Celebrate 20 Years of Atelier With Nelke and the Legendary Alchemists

Celebrating 20 years of the Atelier franchise, Nelke and the Legendary Alchemists is getting a Western release this winter. You'll be able to spend time with your favourite characters while building up a new town.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

Sink Your Teeth Into Hungry Shark World, Available Today

Hungry Shark World has closed its jaws on a spot in the PSN marketplace, with an utterly mad trailer highlighting just how far Ubisoft are willing to go to jump the shark. It's available today.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Critically Acclaimed Survival Game Subnautica Headed to PlayStation 4

Deep sea survival can be fun to play and gorgeous to look at, if the reviews of Subnautica are anything to go by. It's been successful on Steam and on Xbox Preview, and now it's finally coming to PlayStation 4

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Horror Visual Novel Death Mark Headed West

Death Mark first turned up on PS Vita in Japan this time last year. A horror visual novel revolving around a mysterious skin mark that leads to the death of the recipient, the game is now headed West on PS4 and Vita.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

Mobile Sim Construction Simulator 2 Announced for Consoles

Construction Simulator developer weltenbauer announced the mostly mobile simulation series will make its debut on console with Construction Simulator 2.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Slam Land Invites You To Dunk Your Friends

Slam Land is a new multiplayer game with a very tangential relationship to basketball. Each contest will see you trying to score as many slam dunks as possible... using your competitors as the ball.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 0 comments

NASCAR Heat 3 Gets Xtreme Dirt Tour

Most people probably don't immediately think of the NASCAR series when it comes to annual sports titles, but NASCAR Heat 3 will be the latest title to represent the racing franchise when it is released in September.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

Weekend Announcements July 6-8th: Daymare: 1998, GeneRain, and More

This weekend was a bit quieter, bringing just eight titles to our attention. All are confirmed for PlayStation 4 (one for Vita too) and some will be arriving fairly imminently.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

Asterix & Obelix XXL 3 Announced, Asterix & Obelix XXL 2 Gets Remastered

Asterix & Obelix XXL 2 will be heading to PlayStation 4. Not only is the franchise being remastered, there's a new original title in the works too. Asterix and Obelix XXL 3 will be making its debut next year.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments