PlayStation 4 News


Tales from the Borderlands season finale release date announced

By Steve Watts, Oct 08, 2015 8:15am PDT

Tales from the Borderlands is preparing to wrap up the first season arc, and to mark the occasion Telltale has made the first episode free.


"They are both set to release same day and my heart cannot take it."

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PlayStation 4 gets price drop in North America

By Brittany Vincent, Oct 08, 2015 6:55am PDT

Sony has announced a $50 price cut to the PlayStation 4, bringing it down to $349.99 along with an included copy of the Nathan Drake Collection. Plus, various bundles this fall are dropping in price too.


"Kind of a big F U to launch buyers who paid full price. Hopefully they'll compensate us with a ..."

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Street Fighter 5 Laura's electrical jiu-jitsu attacks highlighted in new trailer

By Daniel Perez, Oct 07, 2015 1:34pm PDT

A new video for Street Fighter 5's Laura has been leaked prior to her official unveiling, and as we assumed, she performs a number of electrical jiu-jitsu attacks.


"I wanted to say all I see is boobs, but her ass got a lot of my attention too. "

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Street Fighter 5 second beta kicks off in late October for both PC and PS4 players

By Daniel Perez, Oct 07, 2015 8:50am PDT

Capcom has announced both PC and PlayStation 4 players will be able to partake in the global beta for Street Fighter 5 later this month. They've also revealed what characters will be available to play and additional features.


"So it's confirmed to be a global beta, not just regional to japan? "

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Rise of the Tomb Raider Season Pass content revealed; microtransactions expected

By Daniel Perez, Oct 07, 2015 7:55am PDT

Details surrounding the Season Pass for Rise of the Tomb Raider has been revealed by Microsoft, although the possibility of microtransactions has also popped up.


Far Cry Primal debut trailer released; coming Feb. 2016

By Daniel Perez, Oct 06, 2015 9:15am PDT

Far Cry Primal's debut trailer has been released as well as its release date.


"Hmmm. I was hoping it'd be more like Jurassic Park with genetically engineered dinosaur-like ..."

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 includes 'Realistic' difficulty and new Dead Ops Arcade

By Daniel Perez, Oct 05, 2015 6:37am PDT

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 may be the hardest game in the series now that a new 'Realistic' difficulty has been discovered. In addition to that, we've learned Dead Ops Arcade will be making its return when the game is released.


"Oh good, they managed to make something even more infuriating than Veteran. "

- Head Rush see all 4 comments

Street Fighter 5's new Brazilian fighter is Laura, not Blanka

By Daniel Perez, Oct 02, 2015 6:34am PDT

Capcom has teased the inclusion of a Brazilian fighter in Street Fighter 5, and today, we're learning she's a completely new character, although she shares some similarities to Blanka.


"Fighters in real life are not generally muscled like body builders. These games have always ..."

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Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection Review: Back on the Map

By Josh Hawkins, Oct 01, 2015 1:30pm PDT

Naughty Dog’s highly popular PlayStation 3 series, Uncharted, has been remastered and re-released for the PlayStation 4. But does it hold up to the pedestal of quality and epic-adventure that fans place it on? Or is it lost in time like the crumbling temples that Natha...


"If there's a Black Friday deal, I'll definitely get it and play through it once the fall ..."

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PlayStation Plus October 2015 free games lineup includes Super Meat Boy and more

By Daniel Perez, Sep 30, 2015 8:47am PDT

Get ready to be severely punished as not only is Super Meat Boy making its PlayStation debut, but it will be available for free to PS Plus members as well as a number of other titles.


"PS Plus freebies are great in the sense that they always find titles I never knew existed"

- Amusatron see all 6 comments

Skylanders: Superchargers Review: Stretch of Road

By Steve Watts, Sep 29, 2015 2:30pm PDT

The addition of vehicles in Skylanders: Superchargers isn't the most creative new gimmick in the franchise's history, but it's well-implemented enough to make this a solid series entry. Our review.


Guitar Hero Live: Putting On a Rock Show

By Steve Watts, Sep 29, 2015 8:30am PDT

Between its Guitar Hero mechanics, first-person perspective, and FMV graphical style, Guitar Hero Live is a strange chimera of a video game. During a recent visit to FreeStyle Games, Shacknews got an inside look at how it all came together.


PlayStation 4 update 3.0 release date announced; includes YouTube streaming

By Daniel Perez, Sep 29, 2015 6:51am PDT

Sony has announced PlayStation 4 system software 3.0 will be available to download tomorrow and will contain a number of new features, such as YouTube streaming, Communities, and more.


Disney Infinity 3.0: Rise Against the Empire Review: Fully Operational

By Steve Watts, Sep 28, 2015 6:00am PDT

The Rise Against the Empire set for Disney Infinity is much more appealing to the original trilogy nostalgia, and fortunately it happens to be the better of the two Star Wars play sets to boot.


"I've watched my boys play HOURS of Disney Infinity 1 and 2, and most of the playsets are pretty ..."

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Destiny: The Taken King - How to Upgrade your Exotic Weapons and Gear Fast using Motes of Light

By Josh Hawkins, Sep 25, 2015 11:45am PDT

Fully upgrade your Hawkmoon, Red Death, or Zhalo Supercell in minutes using your stored Motes of Light.