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E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

report this ad E3 2014 officially begins today but every year it’s the day before – where the big press conferences take place – where all the big announcements, reve...

By Rob Keyes on 20 November 2018
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgam...

By Jeff Schille on 16 October 2018
Rumor Patrol: Guerrilla Games Working on ‘Killzone 4’?

Rumor Patrol: Guerrilla Games Working on ‘Killzone 4’?

Despite having a number of great first party titles, certain high-profile PS3-only projects still...

By Ben Kendrick on 26 September 2018
Sony Announces PS3 3D Display Release Date & Features

Sony Announces PS3 3D Display Release Date & Features

PS3 owners were ripe with excitement and full of questions at E3 earlier this year, when Sony’s 3D display for the PlayStation was...

By Matt Rowland on 03 September 2018
Rumor Patrol: Next ‘Killzone’ Details Leaked

Rumor Patrol: Next ‘Killzone’ Details Leaked

There’s no mistaking the glowing red eyes of a Helghast soldier, the eyes that make ISA soldiers’ blood turn cold as they run away screaming. Unfortunately for the ISA (but luckily for us!), details...

By Anthony Mole on 03 September 2018
Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

The complete list of 2011 Spike Video Game Awards nominees have been announced! Every year since 2003, Spike has honored the best i...

By Tyler Schirado on 03 September 2018
Amazon France Outs ‘Killzone Trilogy’

Amazon France Outs ‘Killzone Trilogy’

Remember back when posted a listing for Black Ops 2 prior to the game’s official announcement? Well, turns out the online retailer...

By Anthony Mole on 03 September 2018
GR Pick [Video]: Killzone Extraction

GR Pick [Video]: Killzone Extraction

If you own a PS3, the odds are high that you own a copy of one of the Killzone games. Not only has the series become one of the mos...

By Ryan Blanchard on 03 September 2018
E3 2011: Booth Babe Image Blow-Out

E3 2011: Booth Babe Image Blow-Out

Yes, it’s time for the obligatory tribute to the women who are hired to not only attract attention to various games, but look sharp doing so as well. It’s up for debate whether the girls actually hel...

By John Jacques on 03 September 2018
Killzone 3 (Helghan Origin Short)

Killzone 3 (Helghan Origin Short)

If there were to be a poster-child for the PS3’s exclusive first-person shooter efforts, the Killzone series would no doubt lead the pack. While many gamers may argue over the quality of the first g...

By Ryan Blanchard on 03 September 2018
Killzone 3

Killzone 3

It’s been a difficult wait after the frenetic and fantastic beta, but Killzone 3 is now on store shelves all across North America....

By Jacob Siegal on 03 September 2018
Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

The wave of major new video game releases has finally settled as 2011 winds down and we prepare to celebrate the new year. But be...

By Rob Keyes on 03 September 2018
Detroit: Become Human Review

Detroit: Become Human Review

When players boot up Detroit: Become Human, they are greeted by an incredibly detailed android who serves as a sort of “host” for pla...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 August 2018
Rumor Patrol: PSP Phone Murmurs Resurface

Rumor Patrol: PSP Phone Murmurs Resurface

Rumors have resurfaced indicating that Sony Ericsson may be planning to release an PSP phone later this year. Of course, both One big question we have to ask is if this an actual phone with mobile...

By Jeff Silvey on 19 August 2018
News Wrap Up: Xbox One Covers, Ubisoft MMO, GT6, Minecraft & More!

News Wrap Up: Xbox One Covers, Ubisoft MMO, GT6, Minecraft & More!

It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing later this year and share some fun news bits for some of our recen...

By Rob Keyes on 19 August 2018
‘Gran Turismo 5’ Is Far From Perfect, According To EA and Codemasters

‘Gran Turismo 5’ Is Far From Perfect, According To EA and Codemasters

Anyone who has been paying attention to the ongoing saga of Gran Turismo 5 knows that the game didn’t take as long as it did to be...

By Andrew Dyce on 11 August 2018
Horizon: Zero Dawn Dev Discusses Story, RPG Details

Horizon: Zero Dawn Dev Discusses Story, RPG Details

Video game developer Guerrilla Games discusses some of the details for the story and RPG elements in its forthcoming open world title Horizon: Zero Dawn. Following Horizon: Zero Dawn‘s latest trailer...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 August 2018
New Horizon Zero Dawn Trailer Debuts at PSX 2016

New Horizon Zero Dawn Trailer Debuts at PSX 2016

Guerrilla Games releases a new trailer for Horizon Zero Dawn during Sony’s PlayStation Experience 2016, teasing the game’s story whil...

By Jason Gallagher on 10 August 2018
How Horizon: Zero Dawn Will Be Improved on PS4 Pro

How Horizon: Zero Dawn Will Be Improved on PS4 Pro

Guerrilla Games technical director Michiel van der Leeuw details the benefits players will notice when playing Horizon: Zero Dawn on...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 August 2018
PS4 Console Sales Triple in UK After Pro Launches

PS4 Console Sales Triple in UK After Pro Launches

According to MCVUK, the launch of Sony’s PS4 Pro last week has bolstered the company’s console sales significantly, including triplin...

By Cody Gravelle on 10 August 2018
PS4 Pro Sales 'Off to a Good Start,' Says GameStop

PS4 Pro Sales 'Off to a Good Start,' Says GameStop

Games retailer GameStop reveals that PS4 Pro sales are ‘off to a good start,’ and that virtual reality gaming headsets don’t stay on...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 August 2018
Knack 2 Announced

Knack 2 Announced

At the PlayStation Experience, Sony’s Shuhei Yoshida announces that Knack 2 will be coming to the PlayStation 4 platform, giving a fi...

By John Jacques on 10 August 2018
Biggest Disappointments of E3 2017

Biggest Disappointments of E3 2017

E3 2017 has come and gone, and gamers are suitably excited about the upcoming calendar year. Nintendo unveiled the release date of Super Mario Odyssey, a game that could rival Breath of the Wild in te...

By Cody Gravelle on 10 August 2018
Psyonix: PS4/Xbox One Cross-Play is 'Inevitable'

Psyonix: PS4/Xbox One Cross-Play is 'Inevitable'

Psyonix vice president Jeremy Dunham discusses the possibility of PS4 to Xbox One cross-platform play in Rocket League, calling the feature ‘inevitable.’ Rocket League made history earlier this year w...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 August 2018
PS4 Update 6.0 Beta Invites Going Out

PS4 Update 6.0 Beta Invites Going Out

Without a doubt, Sony Interactive Entertainment has been dominating the hardware sales charts this generation with the PS4, as the tech firm’s system recently managed to surpass more than 82 million u...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 August 2018
Time for the Return of 3D Platformers

Time for the Return of 3D Platformers

Gaming is an evolving medium, that much is undeniable. As hardware continues to advance, so too do the games that find themselves o...

By Riley Little on 04 August 2018
Sony Reveals New PS4 Pro Deals for December

Sony Reveals New PS4 Pro Deals for December

The PS4 may have just had one of its biggest Black Fridays ever, but that doesn’t mean that platform holder Sony is slowing down with...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 July 2018
Sony Boss Confident PS4 Will Offer Crossplay Solution

Sony Boss Confident PS4 Will Offer Crossplay Solution

Sony has had a rough time quelling fans’ anger since the launch of Fortnite on the Switch, which lacks crossplay support with the PS4...

By Cameron Corliss on 25 July 2018
Spider-Man PS4 Casts Uncharted Actress As Mary Jane

Spider-Man PS4 Casts Uncharted Actress As Mary Jane

San Diego Comic-Con is in full swing, which means all eyes are on Marvel, DC, and the other big names in the comic industry. From new movie trailers, to new tidbits about the popular heroes, Comic-Con...

By Patrick Kirk on 22 July 2018
'The King' Trailer Brings PS4 Exclusives to Life

'The King' Trailer Brings PS4 Exclusives to Life

Sony releases an exciting new commercial for its PlayStation 4 system, featuring appearances by characters from upcoming PS4 exclusiv...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 July 2018
PS4: 5 Games That Make The Console Worth Buying

PS4: 5 Games That Make The Console Worth Buying

On November 15th, 2013, Sony’s PlayStation 4 launched in North America to much fanfare. The system’s initially lower price point when compared to its competition, along with its promise of allowing ga...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 July 2018
Uncharted Collection Demo Coming

Uncharted Collection Demo Coming

PlayStation 4 owners everywhere were disappointed when Sony announced that their biggest game of the year, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s E...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 July 2018
80% Of PS4 Owners Never Played An Uncharted Game

80% Of PS4 Owners Never Played An Uncharted Game

According to Sony research, 80% of PS4 owners have yet to play an Uncharted game. Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection aims to capi...

By Denny Connolly on 11 July 2018
Squanch Games Announces Trover Saves the Universe

Squanch Games Announces Trover Saves the Universe

Of all the games showcased at Sony’s E3 press conference this year, Trover Saves the Universe is probably the most peculiar one. Developed by Squanch Games, which was founded in 2016 by Justin Roiland...

By Jake Deven on 07 July 2018
PlayStation Countdown to E3 Reveals 'Ghost Giant'

PlayStation Countdown to E3 Reveals 'Ghost Giant'

Sony’s Countdown to E3 event continues as Saturday morning saw the unveiling of a brand new PlayStation VR game from the developers o...

By Rory Young on 06 July 2018
Resident Evil 2 Pre-Orders Come With In-Game Weapons

Resident Evil 2 Pre-Orders Come With In-Game Weapons

With Resident Evil 2 fans now having a confirmed release date for Capcom’s forthcoming remake project of the second installment in the storied survival-horror franchise, it’s safe to say that plenty a...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 July 2018
Spider-Man Newspaper Teases Iron Man and The Avengers

Spider-Man Newspaper Teases Iron Man and The Avengers

During Sony’s E3 press conference, it revealed a brand new gameplay trailer for its upcoming action adventure game based on Marvel’s Spider-Man. For those lucky enough to be in attendance, a free Dail...

By Joshua Duckworth on 04 July 2018
Is Nostalgia Stifling Innovation in Gaming?

Is Nostalgia Stifling Innovation in Gaming?

Recent events like The Game Awards and PSX 2015 have been filled with exciting gaming news, but very little on new properties. Is nostalgia damaging the industry? Last week, there were a pair of huge...

By Rob Gordon on 03 July 2018
Sony's Free PlayStation Plus Games for July 2016

Sony's Free PlayStation Plus Games for July 2016

Sony is revealing the free PlayStation Plus games for July 2016, which include Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell for PS4, Fat Princess for PS3 and a Paragon bonus. The summer heat is on, literally hotter th...

By Rory Young on 02 July 2018
Patapon 3 Multiplayer Demo Raids PSP on July 6

Patapon 3 Multiplayer Demo Raids PSP on July 6

Patapon is an awesome game, so at last month’s E3 when Sony announced Patapon 3, with a new multiplayer mode, people were pumped to play it on the show floor. Apparently, Sony would like to spread...

By Riley Little on 02 July 2018
Uncharted 4 Multiplayer Beta Start Date

Uncharted 4 Multiplayer Beta Start Date

It used to be a rarity on consoles, but now multiplayer betas are all the rage. It seems every shooter has a multiplayer beta of so...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 July 2018
5 Most Exciting PS4 Exclusives of 2018

5 Most Exciting PS4 Exclusives of 2018

2017 was a great year for PlayStation 4. Not only did the PS4 see the launch of the award-winning exclusive Horizon: Zero Dawn, but it also enjoyed a number of critically-acclaimed console-exclusive g...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 July 2018
Spider-Man: 5 Villains We Want in the PS4 Game

Spider-Man: 5 Villains We Want in the PS4 Game

The PS4 exclusive Spider-Man game from Insomniac Games has impressed since it was announced at Sony’s E3 2016 press conference. Many have compared it to the Batman: Arkham games from Rocksteady, and s...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 June 2018
God of War Review

God of War Review

Within the first minutes of the game, it becomes clear that God of War, the soft reboot from developer Sony Santa Monica, is fighting...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 June 2018
Uncharted Collection 60FPS Gameplay

Uncharted Collection 60FPS Gameplay

PlayStation 4 owners were understandably upset when Sony announced the plan to delay Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End to 2016, as it has...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2018
PlayStation 5 Release Date is Three Years Away?

PlayStation 5 Release Date is Three Years Away?

Over the last few months, there have been mounting rumors about the PlayStation 5, including speculation that Sony is planning to announce it at E3 2018 (something which has since been debunked). R...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 June 2018
Days Gone Release Date Coming ‘Before Long’

Days Gone Release Date Coming ‘Before Long’

During a recent interview, Christopher Reese, the director of Sony Interactive Entertainment Bend Studio stated that the development team for Days Gone is “pushing the PS4 to its limits” in terms o...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 June 2018
God of War Director Has Plans for Five More Games

God of War Director Has Plans for Five More Games

In a recent chat with Kotaku, God of War director Cory Barlog revealed a number of interesting tidbits about God of War, its development process, and the future of the series. While discussing plan...

By Jordan Gerblick on 20 May 2018
Will PlayStation 5 Use Discs?

Will PlayStation 5 Use Discs?

Over the past couple of weeks, rumors have been running rampant about the PlayStation 5 and what the console may entail. While we still don’t have any confirmed details from Sony itself, former Pla...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 April 2018
Shadow of the Colossus Puzzle Unlocks Secret

Shadow of the Colossus Puzzle Unlocks Secret

A new type of collectible has been discovered in the high-definition remake of Shadow of Colossus that rewards players with a special item if all of them are collected. The original Shadow of Colossu...

By Curt Hutson on 16 February 2018
2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

The Game Developers Conference has grown an incredible amount since its beginnings 27 years ago where 25 developers met in a living room. The trade show now hosts thousands of attendees, all sort...

By Rob Keyes on 15 February 2018
10 PS2 Games Everyone Should Play

10 PS2 Games Everyone Should Play

The PlayStation 2 is the best-selling video game console in history, and it has an impressive library to match, with these 10 PS2 games ones everyone should play. Originally released in 2000, the P...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 February 2018
Uncharted 4 Survival, Multiplayer Update Hits Next Week

Uncharted 4 Survival, Multiplayer Update Hits Next Week

Video game developer Naughty Dog announces the Survival mode launches next week alongside a multiplayer update for its action-adventure game Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End. Not too long ago, Naughty D...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2018
PS4 System Update Should Improve Performance Quality

PS4 System Update Should Improve Performance Quality

Sony releases Patch 4.07 for the PlayStation 4 which promises improved performance, but it remains to be seen if this will fix recent issues with the PS4 Pro. Sony released the latest system softwa...

By Jason Gallagher on 15 February 2018
PlayStation VR Controls Market Share Over Oculus, Vive

PlayStation VR Controls Market Share Over Oculus, Vive

According to market research, Sony Interactive Entertainment already controls the market share with its PlayStation VR headset dominating Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. After having been named one of th...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2018
The Last Guardian Review

The Last Guardian Review

The Last Guardian is a must-play for fans, but it struggles under the weight of years worth of anticipation, due in large part to troublesome AI and a finicky camera. After 9 years, numerous delay...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 February 2018
The Last of Us Part 2 Team Adds Westworld Writer

The Last of Us Part 2 Team Adds Westworld Writer

The Last of Us Part Two adds Westworld writer Halley Gross to its team, while creative director Neil Druckmann says that the game’s story will be ‘intense’. At PlayStation Experience 2016, develop...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 February 2018
Sony to Be 'More Cautious' Announcing Release Dates

Sony to Be 'More Cautious' Announcing Release Dates

At PlayStation Experience 2016, Sony executive Shuhei Yoshida reveals that the company will be “more cautious” when announcing release dates in future. Sony has a bit of a reputation for games that...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 February 2018
Death Stranding Uses Horizon: Zero Dawn Graphics Engine

Death Stranding Uses Horizon: Zero Dawn Graphics Engine

Hideo Kojima reveals that his mysterious upcoming PS4 game, Death Stranding, uses the same game engine as Guerrilla Games’ PS4 exclusive Horizon: Zero Dawn. When it was announced that more Death St...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 February 2018
The Last of Us: Part 2 Revealed at PSX 2016

The Last of Us: Part 2 Revealed at PSX 2016

During PlayStation Experience 2016, Sony Interactive Entertainment officially reveals developer Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us: Part 2 with a new trailer. Although it was unofficial information at th...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2018
The Last of Us Co-Director Not Returning for Part 2

The Last of Us Co-Director Not Returning for Part 2

The Last of Us co-director Bruce Straley will not be involved in directing The Last of Us: Part 2, leaving longtime creative partner Neil Druckmann to take the reins. Following months of speculati...

By Alexander Pan on 15 February 2018
Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom Trailer Revealed

Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom Trailer Revealed

Level 5 and Studio Ghibli’s JRPG is getting a sequel, and fans got a new look at Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom during the PlayStation Experience 2016 kickoff. The success of Ni No Kuni‘s first tit...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 February 2018
Wipeout: Omega Collection Coming to PS4

Wipeout: Omega Collection Coming to PS4

Wipeout: Omega Collection is announced at PlayStation Experience 2016, with a collection of classic games from the futuristic racing series seeing a release for PS4. The Wipeout series was one of...

By Rob Gordon on 15 February 2018
Here They Lie Is a PS VR Launch Title

Here They Lie Is a PS VR Launch Title

Sony Interactive Entertainment and Tangentlemen release a new trailer for psychological horror game Here They Lie, confirming it as a PlayStation VR launch title. Ever since Here They Lie‘s reveal...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2018
No Man's Sky Composer Confirms New Content

No Man's Sky Composer Confirms New Content

In a reply to a fan on Twitter, No Man’s Sky composer Paul Weir reveals that the game’s first content update is in the works and will include new music. Following its rocky and much talked about la...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 February 2018
6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

Breakups aren’t reserved for couples, celebrity or not, with plenty of blockbuster splits in the gaming industry making massive headlines and leaving their mark on the medium. Despite what many may...

By Riley Little on 15 February 2018
Microsoft Talks Xbox Scorpio Price & PS4 Pro

Microsoft Talks Xbox Scorpio Price & PS4 Pro

Xbox exec Albert Penello discusses Xbox Scorpio and PS4 Pro, insinuating that Microsoft’s upgraded console could launch at a similar price as Sony’s new system. In the months leading up to E3 2016,...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 February 2018
Xbox Scorpio ‘Aspired a Little Bit Higher’ Than PS4 Pro

Xbox Scorpio ‘Aspired a Little Bit Higher’ Than PS4 Pro

Microsoft executive Albert Penello has continued the comparisons between the Xbox Scorpio and the PS4 Pro, stating that the Xbox console ‘aspired’ a little higher. This console generation, both Son...

By Rob Gordon on 15 February 2018