PlayStation 4 News


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.


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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.


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This gorgeous Gold PlayStation 4 Bundle is only available for Taco Bell diners

By Daniel Perez, Sep 17, 2015 12:37pm PDT

Sony has announced a new Limited Edition Gold PlayStation 4 Bundle that isn't for sale, but instead, is part of a promotion with Taco Bell.


"Can't wait for the Black Nihilist Arby's Bundle. It's as inevitable as the heat death of the ..."

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Uncharted 4: A Thief's End multiplayer beta kicks off on December 4

By Daniel Perez, Sep 17, 2015 8:22am PDT

Sony has revealed the multiplayer beta for Uncharted 4: A Thief's End will take place in early December and last for a little over a week.


Metal Gear Online trailer shows off 'Bounty' system and adorable plush snare

By Steve Watts, Sep 17, 2015 7:00am PDT

Metal Gear Online debuted a new trailer today that went into detail about class selection, one of the game modes, and a few bells and whistles that make it more than a typical deathmatch.


"Is there a game mode where you can only stun and have to Fulton out the entire enemy team? ..."

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Hot Shots Golf tees up for PlayStation 4 release with custom golf courses

By Daniel Perez, Sep 15, 2015 8:10am PDT

Sony has announced a new Hot Shots Golf is currently in development for the PlayStation 4


The King of Fighters 14 coming to PlayStation 4 in 2016 with 3D visuals

By Daniel Perez, Sep 15, 2015 7:15am PDT

SNK Playmore has announced a new entry in its The King of Fighters series, The King of Fighers 14, will be released on the PlayStation 4. The developer is also moving on to 3D visuals instead of its iconic high-quality 2D visuals.


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Destiny: Crowning the Taken King

By Shack Staff, Sep 15, 2015 2:00am PDT

As Destiny: The Taken King hits today, Shacknews Select takes a look back at the first year's financial success, responses to criticisms, and near-incomprehensible story--all leading up to our hands-on impressions of the new expansion.


"Well much of the original game was setting up a bunch of future story threads. But it was ..."

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