In an effort to improve Vita sales, Sony has released a cheaper Slim model in Japan, and it’s on its way to the UK next week. The Vita Slim, set to replace the original model when its stock runs out, is cheaper partially due to the fact that it’s using an LCD screen instead of… Read more »
The cheaper, slimmer Vita model that launched in Japan last year has officially been confirmed for release in the UK on February 7. Light, thinner, and replacing the OLED screen with an LCD screen, this new Vita Slim is set to debut at £180. Once it hits, Sony will no longer be manufacturing the original… Read more »
Today, two versions of The Elder Scrolls Online have been announced, along with five-day early access for those who decide to pre-order the game. Plus, Bethesda has revealed a brand new eight minute cinematic trailer. Make the jump to find out more.
As of yesterday, PlayStation Now beta invites have been sent out by Sony with a message that gives grants “exclusive access to test PlayStation’s game streaming service before its full launch and the opportunity to provide your regular feedback to the PlayStation Now team.” Hit the jump to see what the email looks like.
We’re a few weeks into the new year now, and the sales figures in Japan show that the post-holiday slump is very real this year. Unlike last week, multiple new games hit the top twenty (with Sengoku Basara 4 sitting at number one), but hardware sales were almost universally lower this week. 3DS continues to… Read more »
Good news, PS4 owners. If you thought you’d have to pay a monthly fee and a fee for PlayStatin Plus in order to play The Elder Scrolls Online, that won’t be the case. A post from the game’s director, Matt Firor, on the PlayStation Blog explains that only the monthly subscription fee will be required to… Read more »
A future update for Borderlands 2 is set to implement a colorblind mode across all platforms of the game, according to a Gearbox blog post by developer Jeffrey “botman” Broome. Essentially, the mode will enable an item’s rarity color name to show up as text within its respective item card, allowing players to more easily… Read more »
The second installment of Bioshock Infinite‘s DLC just got a new trailer and it’s a doozy, as a number of key characters and plot twists are introduced. Unlike Episode 1, players will now be able to control Elizabeth as she traverses Rapture’s unforgiving environment, built almost entirely from the ground up using Bioshock Infinite‘s engine. Hit… Read more »
Game Informer has some new exclusive screenshots from Turtle Rock Studios’ upcoming game, Evolve, and they look quite splendid. Hit the jump to view a variety of new screens showing off the game’s Hunters, Goliath and landmarks from a jungle-based map.
Last October Sony launched the PS Vita Slim in Japan. This new model is 20% thinner and 15% lighter and trades in the OLED display for an LCD screen, giving it a cheaper price tag and longer battery life. This model is currently only available in Japan, but that could be set to change soon…. Read more »
Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn will be released for PS4 on April 14. Word comes from director Naoki Yoshida during today’s Letter from the Producer LIVE. And because Final Fantasy XIV operates on the same schedule worldwide, it is likely that the release date will be the same globally. For the… Read more »
Originally intended to release on Jan. 28, multiple GameStop locations have begun selling Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition - an updated version of the 2013 game for Xbox One and PS4 – a few days ahead of schedule. IGN has confirmed with multiple local stores that the game is indeed in stock and available to be sold…. Read more »