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Slow down time with PlayStation 4's video editor update

Sony has an early gift for you this holiday season: more tools for its PlayStation 4 video editing app, Sharefactory. The electronics giant says that the ability to manipulate time has been among the most requested features and that's where Time Bender comes in. With it, you can slow nature's most …

Playdate: Going to war in 'Dragon Quest Heroes'

There are lots of ways to enjoy the button-mashing guilty pleasure of a <i>Dynasty Warriors</i> game: the trappings of the original series in ancient China, the robot-smashing action of <i>Gundam Reborn</i> and even a foray into the <i>Legend of Zelda</i> universe. Not enough? Okay fine. Here's one more: 'Dragon Quest …

Cat photobombs family photo

'Photonuke': A family's photograph has been ruined after a cat perfectly photobombs them<p>A cat has perfectly photobombed a family photograph in an image that is rapidly going viral online.<p>At the time of writing, there was no information on who the family are, where the incident happened - or the …

Top 20 Best-Selling PSN Games for November 2015

Sony has released its monthly list of the best-selling games on the PlayStation Network for November 2015 in the United States, and it's Call of Duty: Black Ops III that came out on top.<p>During the biggest month of the year for new game releases, the latest Call of Duty proved to be the top digital …

Final Fantasy VII Remake Turns A Cult Classic Into An Action RPG

After announcing it at E3 2015, Square Enix unveiled the first gameplay trailer for one of its most anticipated games, Final Fantasy VII. And it looks like it’s more than just a remake with better graphics.<p>As you can see in the trailer below, the new game looks gorgeous. There are a few shots of …

Final Fantasy

PlayStation Plus gave out $1,000 in free games in 2015. Were they any good?

Looking back on the quantity, and the quality, of a key benefit to PlayStation subscribers.<p>Free games. When Sony asks you to lay down $50 for a PlayStation Plus subscription, it says a bunch of free games are part of the bargain. How many do you get? Are they good, current titles? Are they unknown …

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Street Fighter 5 Tones Down Focus on Female Bodies

Capcom has made changes to Street Fighter 5's controversial cinematics that garnered criticism for gratuitously objectifying its female characters.<p>In previous versions of the Street Fighter 5 beta, female wrestler R. Mika was shown slapping her rear when executing her Critical Art. During this …

Capcom Is Opening an "Experiential Restaurant"

Resident Evil and Street Fighter publisher Capcom has announced plans to open its own restaurant/store hybrid. Called the "Capcom Cafe," the establishment is officially labeled an "experiential restaurant" and is slated to open for business in Japan at the Aeon LakeTown shopping mall in Koshigaya …

Assassin's Creed Syndicate feels like Ubisoft's multi-million dollar apology

I spent the weekend immersed in Victorian London. I ran across rooftops, leaped from chimneys and murdered thugs in the most alarmingly brutal ways. …

PS4 Boss on PSN Name Changes -- "We Don't Even Know If We Can Ever Do It"

PlayStation fans have long requested the ability to change their PlayStation Network names. But to date, Sony has not delivered. Unfortunately, it doesn't sound like that's going to change anytime soon. PlayStation Boss Shuhei Yoshida broached the subject today at Paris Games Week in France.<p>Yoshida …

Having A Baby VS Having A Cat (9 Pics)

Matthew Inman, the brilliant cartoonist behind the highly successful Oatmeal webcomic, has created a hilarious comic that compares and contrasts the …

Sony surveys PS4 owners on possible new features, including PSone and PS2 Classics

Sony wants to know what PlayStation 4 owners want out of future updates, and according to a newly circulated survey, those updates could include PlayStation and PlayStation 2 game support, the ability to change your PlayStation Network ID and other oft-requested improvements.<p>That survey — a …

10 Times your favorite stars looked exactly like anime characters

For me and most other Korean addicts that I know, there was a time when I fangirled over anime characters way more than I did any real human being, …

Anime

Final Fantasy publisher will remake more old games for new consoles and VR

Final Fantasy publisher Square Enix will remake more of its older games for new generation consoles and virtual reality devices.<p>Square Enix, the …

Final Fantasy

Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst brings the sounds of the future

The original Mirror’s Edge was an unlikely creature.<p>It was developed by DICE, the team best known for Battlefield, but it asked players to take on the role of a character who usually avoided combat, rarely used guns, and preferred her fists when she had no choice but to resort to physical force. It …

Halo 5 Multiplayer Bans, Skill Ranking System, Medals, and More Outlined

With just 10 days to go before the release of Halo 5: Guardians, Microsoft has now announced more details about the game's multiplayer component regarding its ban policy, skill ranking system, medals, and more.<p>First up is Halo 5's ban policy. In an effort to "maintain the quality of the Arena …

'The Punisher': What You Need to Know About Marvel's Latest

No one who watched "Marvel's Daredevil" is surprised the series was greenlit by Netflix for a second season. The flagship title in Marvel's …

Comics

Bungie Answers Destiny 2.0.1 Questions About Microtransactions, Rewards, More

This week saw the release of Destiny's 2.0.1 update, which added microtransactions, nerfed shotguns, brought back the Iron Banner multiplayer event, and more. It was a large update and players have voiced some concerns and questions about microtransactions and Iron Banner rewards, among other …

FEATURE: "Dragon Quest: Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below" Review

Full disclosure for readers: to my great shame, I haven’t played any of the <i>Dragon Quest</i> titles. I was a <i>Final Fantasy</i> kid, from <i>VII</i> onward I suffered …

Believe it! Naruto's creator Masashi Kishimoto comments on plans for new manga at New York event

Fans of the internationally popular hit manga <b>Naruto</b> were dealt a huge blow when the series ended last November after 15 years of serialization in</i> …

Anime

Street Fighter 5 Will Tell Its Story Differently Than Past Games, Says Capcom

Street Fighter V may draw inspiration from contemporaries such as NetherRealm Studios' recent Mortal Kombat titles to present its story in a completely new way.<p>In an interview with HipHopGamer, producer Matt Dahlgren was asked whether Capcom intends to change the way it delivers story in light of …

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Xbox One Digital Copies Removed Temporarily

Something strange appears to be going on with digital preorder copies of Call of Duty: Black Ops III for Xbox One. The digital version of this year's shooter has been removed from the Xbox Store and Amazon, a move that Microsoft says is temporary and one that Activision claims it had no hand in …

PlayStation 4 drops to $350 in the US

Sony is cutting the base price of its PlayStation 4 from $399.99 to $349.99 including a game. The drop has been heavily rumored following a similar cut in Japan last month. The new prices come into force tomorrow with the release of <i>Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection</i>, as you'll be able to pick …

Destiny May Be on Your PS4, Even if You Didn't Buy It

Numerous PlayStation 4 users reported this week that Bungie's Destiny appeared in their game library, even though they didn't put it there. Some worried that their account may have been compromised. But as it turns out, this is not a bug or anything nefarious, but rather a promotional effort from …

See Street Fighter 5's new fighter Laura show off her electrifying jiu-jitsu skills

One of <i>Street Fighter 5</i>'s brand-new characters, Laura, leaked a little earlier than planned, thanks to a gaffe from Japanese publication Famitsu last week. Today, we get our first real look at Laura in action, who shows off her Mitsuda jiu-jitsu skills in a battle against Ken.<p>Based on the gameplay …

Destiny: The Taken King review

If <i>Destiny</i> is the exact game the developers at Bungie have always wanted to make, then <i>The Taken King</i> represents the first time they've proven they may know how to make it.<p><i>The Taken King</i>'s designs are reversals of the mistakes made by <i>Destiny</i> and its first two expansions. Every facet of <i>The Taken King</i> …

100 Little Details in Metal Gear Solid 5 That Will Blow Your Mind

Spoiler-free examples of attention-to-detail.<p>Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is one of those rare games that pays such close attention to the …

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