PlayStation 4 News


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.


"LOL you know when I first saw the footage that is exactly what I thought :) I wished they ..."

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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. "

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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"

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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.


Destiny: The Taken King - How to Get the Black Spindle: Secret Exotic Sniper Rifle

By Josh Hawkins, Sep 23, 2015 8:50am PDT

Load into today’s Daily Mission to take on the Taken and claim your reward.


Destiny: The Taken King Walkthrough - Court of Oryx, Legendary Marks

By Shack Staff, Sep 22, 2015 3:00pm PDT

Take on the Court of Oryx, and the Taken King in this complete walkthrough for Destiny's newest DLC.


The Late Show with Stephen Colbert hosting No Man's Sky demo next week

By Daniel Perez, Sep 22, 2015 7:47am PDT

Want to see more of No Man's Sky? You'll need to tune into next week's Late Show with Stephen Colbert as the show will have Hello Games' Sean Murray.


"Thank you. I say this every thread. it's not like I want to play Eve Online or calculate super ..."

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Destiny: The Taken King - How to Earn Legendary Marks

By Josh Hawkins, Sep 21, 2015 10:45am PDT

Build up your Legendary Marks so you can buy Legendary Gear, Engrams, and other items from the various vendors around the Tower.


New Rise of the Tomb Raider trailer features brand-new gameplay footage

By Daniel Perez, Sep 21, 2015 9:36am PDT

A new trailer for Rise of the Tomb Raider has been released, and we're in for a treat as all of the gameplay footage is completely new.


"Very nice, man I don't know if I can wait for the PC version :( must not give in. Just loved ..."

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