MLB 14 The Show Ships for PS3, Vita; Coming to PS4 May 6

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Depending on your favorite baseball team, Sony's shipping MLB 14 The Show just one or two days after your team's MLB Opening Day results are in. MLB 14 The Show, the company's flagship baseball game, is available today for both the PlayStation 3 and PS Vita. MLB 14 The Show for PS4 will ship in just over a month, on May 6. Sony's MLB The Show series is the highest-rated sports video game of the past eight years, based on Metacritic scores. But that doesn't mean Sony's resting in the development dugout. For its 2014 outing, the company's MLB … [Read more...]

PlayStation Plus April 2014 Free Games List is Impressive

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Sony's coming out of GDC with some body blows. First the company fired back at Microsoft's wave of positive Xbox One PR with a list of hundreds of PS4 games on the way in 2014. Now Sony's taken the wraps off its PlayStation Plus April 2014 free games roster. The official list of PlayStation Plus April 2014 free games spans both the PS3 and the PS4, and it's safe to say that the PS Plus April lineup is one of the better ones we've seen. Sony and Microsoft fans have been duking it out for months now in the debate of whether the Xbox Games with … [Read more...]

Titan Invasion PS4 Coming this Summer, as are PS3, Vita

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Sony is winning the console sales war in the PS4 vs. Xbox One debate, but the software momentum seems to be swinging in Microsoft's direction. Sony's spent a lot of time in recent weeks talking about upcoming PS4 games, and the discussion largely focuses on indie games. One of those is a Titan Invasion PS4 version of the hit PC series. Titan Invasion PS4 is one of two games the developer, Puppygames, is bringing to Sony's platform this year. Sort of, at any rate. The Titan Invasion collection will include two action titles from the UK … [Read more...]

Slimmer, Lighter PlayStation Vita Launching In North America This Spring, Bundled With Borderlands 2

Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) today announced a new slimmer, lighter PlayStation Vita (PS Vita) Wi-Fi model (PCH-2000 series) will be available in North America this Spring. The system will be available in black as part of the Borderlands 2 Limited Edition PlayStation Vita Bundle, which includes the first-person role-playing shooter hit Borderlands 2 with six DLC packs and an 8GB PS Vita memory card, all for $199.99 (MSRP). The new PS Vita model comes with a redesigned architecture that is approximately 20 percent slimmer and 15 … [Read more...]

Age of Zombies Launches Worldwide for PlayStation Vita

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Outside of the PlayStation Plus program, the PS Vita handheld hasn't gotten a ton of love lately. First the PS4 launches to mass acclaim and sales. Then the PS Now game-streaming service sets the game world buzzing. Where's the Vita love? Right here, actually: a new game called Age of Zombies has just launched globally for Sony's handheld device. Age of Zombies is a PS Vita adaptation of the acclaimed mobile hit by Halfbrick, a developer best known for Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride. Players come out guns blazing in this frantic twin-stick … [Read more...]

Tearaway Ships for PlayStation Vita

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Last week Sony shipped a whole new console, the PlayStation 4. Today they've calmed down a bit with their latest release, a handheld game called Tearaway that's available exclusively for the PlayStation Vita (PS Vita) system. Tearaway was developed by Media Molecule, best known for their work on the LittleBigPlanet franchise. In Tearaway, the game's tactile world comes to life in the form of a 3D platformer built completely out of paper. But don't call it Paper Mario minus the Mario. Tearaway is a “buddy-movie” style handheld adventure … [Read more...]

Tecmo Koei Unveils Early 2014 PlayStation Game Lineup

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Tecmo Koei America has taken the wraps off of its early 2014 PlayStation game lineup, announcing three new games are coming to a Sony system. The company appears to be taking a cautious approach to the PS4 console, however, because of the three new games announced today, none of them is coming to the next-gen console. With that said, just because Tecmo Koei's early 2014 PlayStation game lineup is only in development for the PS3 and/or PS Vita, that doesn't mean the company has nothing cooking for Sony's forthcoming system. The first … [Read more...]

Tearaway Release Date Delayed One Month for PS Vita

Sony used a surprising amount of its E3 2013 booth space to show off PS4 indie games and titles for its PS Vita handheld, one of which was Tearaway. Tearaway is the first handheld game from Media Molecule, which is best known for its outstanding LittleBigPlanet games. Today, the developer divulged that the Tearaway release date has been delayed by one month, from mid-October to November 22. Tearaway has been followed quite closely by PS Vita and PS3 owners alike because the studio itself has gathered quite a following. Naturally, then, any … [Read more...]

Batman Arkham Origins Character Copperhead Revealed at Comic-Con

We know know the identity of a new Batman Arkham Origins character, one of the villains featured in the game. Warner Bros. Interactive revealed Copperhead during a Comic-Con panel for Batman: Arkham Origins that included Creative Director Eric Holmes, Game Director Mark Pacini, DC Entertainment Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns and actors Roger Craig Smith and Troy Baker (the voices of Batman and The Joker, respectively). Copperhead is one of the eight assassins featured in Batman: Arkham Origins, a prequel of sorts in that it's set several … [Read more...]

Tecmo Koei E3 2013 Game Lineup Revealed

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We now know the games Tecmo Koei America will be showcasing in its E3 2013 booth next month, as the game publisher today confirmed its E3 2013 game lineup. The company didn't announce any Xbox One or PlayStation4 (PS4) titles, but those announcements may simply have not been made yet due to scheduled announcements during Microsoft's and Sony's press conferences. Probably most notable as being on display is Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, a collaborative effort between by Team Ninja and Keiji Inafune best described as "cyber ninja zombie slashing." … [Read more...]