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Journey's PS4 promotional image may have outed a new upcoming feature

By Daniel Perez, Jul 21, 2015 7:02am PDT

Thanks to a promotional image for Journey, we may have learned of a new feature expected to come to the PlayStation 4.


"woo! Journey is an amazing game, glad there will be a bunch of people playing for the first ..."

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Shenmue 3 Kickstarter Ends at $6.3 million, Breaking Records

By Steve Watts, Jul 17, 2015 7:30pm PDT

The record set not-too-long-ago by Bloodstained has been overtaken by Shenmue--though the bump from a Sony press conference probably helped.


"When it came out, Shenmue was a revelation. There had been so few games that combined a real ..."

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The Best PlayStation 4 Games to Play Right Now

By Shack Staff, Jul 14, 2015 7:00am PDT

Just picking up a PlayStation 4? Or looking to pick up a few new games? These are the top games we think every PlayStation 4 owner should play.


"DA:O is a lot of fun, though. Yeah it's not W3 but I really enjoyed it."

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MLB 15: The Show predicts tonight's 2015 Home Run Derby

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 13, 2015 4:00pm PDT

Tonight kicks off a whole new format for the Major League Baseball Home Run Derby. With that in mind, MLB 15: The Show is playing digital fortune teller and has simulated tonight's outcome.


"Actually, no PR this time around. I grabbed it from the MLB.com link, just to be a completist."

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Twitch broadcasters can now livestream Android games, but there's a catch

By Daniel Perez, Jul 08, 2015 9:23am PDT

A new app finally allows Twitch broadcasters to livestream their Android games onto the service, but there's a catch you're going to want to know.


Uncharted 4 closed-door E3 2015 gameplay video can be seen in its entirety today

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 01, 2015 10:45am PDT

Sony and Naughty Dog originally kept the full Uncharted 4: A Thief's End gameplay video limited to a closed-door presentation at E3. Today, they're releasing the whole thing to the public through their Twitch channel.


"It looks better than the previous games. I hope it plays better!"

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PlayStation Plus free games for July 2015 includes Rocket League, Geometry Wars 3, and more

By Daniel Perez, Jul 01, 2015 9:30am PDT

Sony has revealed its lineup of free games it will make available for free starting on July 7.


"Yeah, no clue why the hell they aren't including the other versions. PS Plus 2015 is shitty."

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PSN down for scheduled maintenance later today; may last 1.5 hours

By Daniel Perez, Jun 29, 2015 7:38am PDT

The PlayStation Network will be down later on this evening for a scheduled maintenance and is expected to last 1.5 hours.


PlayStation Network down, Sony claims it's due to 'factors external'

By Daniel Perez, Jun 26, 2015 2:07pm PDT

With the weekend ahead of us, now is not a great time for the PlayStation Network to go down.


"Probably Comcast throttling Sony until the pay up for bandwidth."

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DriveClub PlayStation Plus edition now available after lengthy delay [Update: Taken down]

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 23, 2015 12:37pm PDT

After over eight months of waiting, the PlayStation Plus version of DriveClub is finally available for download.


"Gran Turismo's soundtrack is terrible imho. That mix of classical music and Japanese pop just ..."

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Project Morpheus release date yet to be decided, will be priced 'as low as possible'

By Daniel Perez, Jun 23, 2015 7:45am PDT

Sony's Shuehi Yoshida discussed both the release date and pricing for Project Morpheus during E3 last week.


The 10 Best E3 2015 Surprises

By Steven Wong, Jun 22, 2015 1:30pm PDT

Every E3 has its share of surprises, but this year seemed to top every other. Here are 10 big reveals that had fans cheering or gasping.


"Oh damn I need to finish A Stick of Truth, the sequel should be fun. "

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PlayStation 4 with 1TB hard drive releasing July in Europe

By Daniel Perez, Jun 22, 2015 6:27am PDT

The previously-leaked PlayStation 4 1TB bundle has been revealed, although it will only be available in Europe next month.


"Ive had PSplus since launch, got all the PS plus games installed that have been released. Also ..."

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E3 2015: Exploring fully mechanical nature in Horizon: Zero Dawn

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 19, 2015 8:00am PDT

There's something odd about a world filled with mechanical creatures that all behave like wild animals, yet very enticing. Shacknews attended a closed-door theater demo during this week's E3 2015 to learn more about Horizon: Zero Dawn, the latest game from the makers of Kill...


"this is the one game that might get me to buy a PS4 ... unless it comes out for PC"

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E3 2015: How The Last Guardian tells the tale of a boy and his monster

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 18, 2015 10:00am PDT

Sony surprised many on Monday by revealing new footage of The Last Guardian. Shacknews recently had a chance to check out an extended demo of the game, learning more about the relationship between the game's two main characters.


"A truly single player game these days? Definitely not for everyone. Gamers today want even ..."

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