Paris Games Week

The Last of Us 2 Unsolved Mysteries & Questions

Ever wondered what happened to Ellie and Joel after the ending of <i>The Last of Us</i>? Well, let’s take a look at what some of the unsolved mysteries and …

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PlayStation 4 Console Exclusives For 2018, What's There To Look Forward To?

Console exclusives are one of the major reasons to own any particular console over another. With that said, what does the PS4 bring to the table in …

Mad Max

Apex Construct PSVR Release Date Announced

Futuristic PSVR Adventure, Apex Construct, Releases in February<p>January 13, 2018Written by Zarmena Khan<p>Revealed during 2017’s Paris Games Week, …

PlayStation

What's Next For Video Games After A Banner Year In 2017?

Support the news<p>The video games industry had a banner year in 2017, hailed by industry insiders and journalists as one of the most remarkable periods …

Gaming

A critical overview of PSX 2017: Framing the event

<b>Plenty of column inches and minutes of video will be allotted to cover this past PlayStation Experience (PSX) 2017, that is of no doubt.</b><p>Trailing the …

Gaming

The Last of Us Part 2 Reveal Trailer Is Not in the Game

The Last of Us Part 2 Reveal Trailer Is Not Actually in the Game<p>January 4, 2018Written by Chandler Wood<p>In what is almost a throwaway comment from …

PlayStation

Media Molecule Anniversary Celebrated by Company

Media Molecule Celebrates its 12th Anniversary, Promises Wonderful Year in Store<p>January 4, 2018Written by Anthony Nash<p>It’s been almost 10 years since</i> …

PlayStation

Next God Of War Games Could Be Egyptian Or Mayan Stories

Sony's new God of War for PS4 brings the franchise to the world of Norse mythology, moving on from the Greek era of previous instalments in the series. The next games in the series could take place in the Egyptian and Mayan eras, and others, director Cory Barlog says.<p>"The Greek games were the Greek …

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The Last of Us 2 Trailer Didn't Feature In-Game Footage

<b>The Last of Us 2</b>'s debut trailer didn't feature in-game footage and was created exclusively as a concept for the finished release, Naughty Dog's …

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Far Cry 5: UK release date, news and rumours

The topical Far Cry 5 is on its way and here’s everything we know so far<p>Far Cry 4 was an enormous hit back in 2014 and many fans were understandably …

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Here’s how to watch the Awesome Games Done Quick 2018 speedrunning competition

Awesome Games Done Quick 2018 — a charity-focused video game event featuring some of the fastest speedruns on record — is almost upon us, and it has …

Sonic Mania

Why 2018 will be an exciting year to be a gamer – Reader’s Feature

A reader looks back at one of the best years ever for video games, and wonders if 2018 has a chance to be even better.<p>As if 2017 wasn’t marvellous …

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Gaming addiction set to be recognised as a mental health disorder

Those who play video games compulsively for long periods of time may be diagnosed with a mental health disorder.<p>The World Health Organisation (WHO) has for the first time, included "gaming disorder" in its list of mental health conditions in a draft of its 11th International Classification of …

Mental Health

The Last of Us 2 Development is "A Total Mess"

Neil Druckmann Describes Current Stage of The Last of Us Part II as “A Total Mess”<p>December 26, 2017Written by Anthony Nash<p>It’s been some time since …

PlayStation

Do You Have Video "Gaming Disorder," A Newly Recognized Mental Health Condition?

Who believes that playing video games can become a mental health disorder? Yes, the World Health Organization, that’s WHO will in 2018.<p>“Gaming disorder” isn’t a game or the name of a game. And it isn’t when your “Yes” or “Start” button on your PlayStation controller fails to work, your character is …

Mental Health

Digital Trends’ 2018 guide to game conventions and trade shows

Each year, the vast majority of video major announcements about new and upcoming games are made during a handful of press conferences. Everyone knows …

Nintendo Switch

PlayStation 2017 Year in Review: PS4 Pro and a single player focus make this the year that Aloy built

It’s that time of year again. The time to steel yourself against the chilly winds of winter, wrap yourself in furs - just mind the Frostclaws - and …

Horizon Zero Dawn

2017: Year in Review

Another year in games draws to a spluttering close. The weather is cold; Christmas dinner glows on the horizon; and in these little pockets of time …

Gaming

Hands-On: Detroit: Become Human Isn’t for the Faint of Heart

I’ve been a fan of Quantic Dreams ever since I played <i>Heavy Rain</i> on PlayStation 3. Naturally, I’m excited about the team’s upcoming project — <i>Detroit:</i> …

Geek

God of War Gets New Trailers Telling Atreus' Story and Showing Weapons

Today Sony Interactive Entertainment released a few videos of the upcoming PS4 exclusive <i>God of War</i>.<p>First of all, we get a trailer titled “A Call From …

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‘Detroit: Become Human’ hands-on preview

Detroit could be Quantic Dream’s best game yet, if it doesn’t offend everyone.<p>Detroit could be Quantic Dream’s best game yet, if it doesn’t offend …

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Detroit Become Human Hands-On: Programming Humanity

Detroit: Become Human Hands-On: Androids Are Blank Slates Given Humanity by Players<p>December 14, 2017Written by Chandler Wood<p>Since first being …

Emotions

The Last of Us Part II PSX 2017 Panel

If you are interested in learning more about what you can expect from the highly anticipated sequel The Last of Us Part II which is currently under …

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Now Available on Xbox One

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Now Available on Xbox OneXbox fans, the day has finally come: <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> is available now as a …

PUBG

The Getaway Turns 15: A Look Back With the Team Behind the PS2 Hit

<i>“Morning, sunshine. Good to see ya again. We’re going to play a little game…”</i><p>When is a movie more than a movie? That was the question posed back in …

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The 10 Biggest Announcements at Sony’s PlayStation Experience 2017

It’s been a huge year for PlayStation fans, with Sony consistently delivering new game announcements and updates at every given opportunity. From its …

The new God of War is longer—much longer—than we thought

The recent PlayStation Experience 2017 stage presentation didn’t hold a ton of surprises, but one thing fans did learn was that the upcoming <i>God of …

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Guacamelee 2 PSX 2017 Preview: El Pollo Loco

Retirement isn't a common thing in pro wrestling and it certainly isn't common in lucha libre. So why should anyone expect Juan to go out in his …

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How pioneering open-world blockbuster The Getaway squeezed London's criminal underworld onto PS2

<i>“Morning, sunshine. Good to see ya again. We’re going to play a little game…”</i><p>When is a movie more than a movie? That was the question posed back in …

How Detroit: Become Human Handles Domestic Abuse In-Game

Covering mature themes in video games is hard. It’s hard to do it right, without gamifying what might be a horrific event to make it more …

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