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Magika 2 coming to PlayStation 4

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 6:53pm PDT

At Sony's E3 press conference, it announced that Paradox Interactive is working on multiple PlayStation exclusives. The studio debuted one, Magicka 2, with a trailer that is just adorable right up until it gets sad.


"SP seriously broke the game, you HAVE to play this co-op to get the experience of the game"

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Dead Island 2 announced [Update]

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 6:45pm PDT

At Sony's E3 press conference, the company debuted Dead Island 2. To accompany the announcement, of course, they showed off a bloody, gory, kind of funny trailer.


"Good to know! I might pick it up during a sale sometime, I've a lot to play on my backlog as it is!"

- Mr. Goodwrench see all 16 comments

From Software's Bloodborne announced

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 6:36pm PDT

During its E3 press conference, Sony showed off Bloodborne, the latest from From Software and Sony's Japan Studio and the apparent finalized name of the rumored Project Beast. It's coming in 2015, and a moody trailer shows off the grim spectacle.


"I think this is a Sony owned title as they are either co-developing it or publishing it (not ..."

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LittleBigPlanet 3 coming in November to PlayStation 4

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 09, 2014 6:26pm PDT

Media Molecule surprised a capacity crowd at Sony's E3 2014 press conference when they revelaed LittleBigPlanet 3 for PlayStation 4. Sackboy returns and he'll also bring along a group of new friends, each with their own unique abilities.


"Media Molecule announced it, even though they are not making it? I read from was it Eurogamer ..."

- Kolzig73 see all 3 comments

Infamous: Second Son 'First Light' DLC announced

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 6:25pm PDT

Infamous: Second Son is getting a standalone piece of DLC this summer. "First Light" will tell the story of Fetch.


Destiny PlayStation 4 bundle coming in September

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 6:16pm PDT

Sony will offer a white PlayStation 4 bundle with Destiny for $399 when the game launches in September.


"CORRECTION: No price has been given for the Destiny bundle. Shacknews regrets the error."

- SporkyReeve see all 2 comments

Watch the Sony E3 2014 press conference here

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 09, 2014 5:30pm PDT

Sony wraps up this first day of E3 with their E3 2014 Press Conference, set to begin at 6:00PM PDT (9:00PM EDT)! Your official thread is right here, so watch and join the conversation!


"whoa "With Far Cry 4, you'll be able to play with friends on PS4... even if they don't play the ..."

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E3 MVPs: The games most likely to be seen at today's press conferences

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 7:50am PDT

We break down each of today's press conferences and predict which games are most likely to show up at each.


"When does everything happen? Xbox and some general PC stuffs."

- kagath see all 7 comments

Opinion: How the media can learn from the Last Guardian reporting fiasco

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 09, 2014 7:30am PDT

Saturday was a bad night for the gaming media, with a false Last Guardian rumor briefly taking the internet by storm. It's also a night that everyone in the media should back at and take a moment to learn from the many mistakes made.


"Well, I still bet it is cancelled. It's a stain in Sony's shield and I don't think they will ..."

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Project Morpheus brings co-op play to The Tonight Show

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 06, 2014 11:00pm PDT

Sony's Project Morpheus VR headset received some national exposure earlier tonight when talk show host Jimmy Fallon and 22 Jump Street star Channing Tatum tried out the device on Friday's edition of The Tonight Show.


"Which really sucks because VR and Kinect could have made an awesome, awesome combo. "

- freakynipples69 see all 20 comments

Revisiting E3 2013's press conferences: did they deliver?

By Robert Workman, Jun 06, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Did last year's press conferences hold up?


"i was just poking fun at another example of "elastic resources" for infrastructure not being ..."

- gokart. see all 13 comments

Killzone: Shadow Fall - Intercept video emphasizes teamwork

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 04, 2014 5:00pm PDT

A new video has been released for the upcoming Killzone: Shadow Fall Intercept expansion, explaining the game's new focus on teamwork.


Sony preparing to discontinue PlayStation Portable

By Robert Workman, Jun 03, 2014 11:00am PDT

Sony will discontinue the run of its original handheld system this year.


"I thought the Vita superseded the PSP and only old stock was still being sold when I last saw it."

- Early_Grayce see all 14 comments

Opinion: E3, and the importance of press conferences

By Robert Workman, Jun 02, 2014 12:45pm PDT

E3 could be a big show for Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony... depending what they do before it.


"I mostly game on PC and while the PC is in the best place its been for many years reportedly ..."

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The Order: 1886 game director discusses cinematic character creation

By Ozzie Mejia, May 30, 2014 4:45pm PDT

The Order: 1886's game director, Dana Jan, discusses Ready At Dawn's visual approach and how the studio aims to truly bring its characters to life.


"It's funny how they say all the exact same crap with every new generation of consoles... game ..."

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