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The PS4 is the top Console sold in North America for March 2015


The PS4 topped hardware sales in North America in March. New releases such as Bloodborne, Borderlands, Final Fantasy Type 0-HD, and MLB The Show, helped Sony secure the top spot for console sales once again. I’ll be uploading my review of the PS4 this weekend on the YouTube channel so you’ll want to subscribe to see that.  Via: VGChartz

Bloodborne Update 1.03 will Launch by the end of the Month


The Official PlayStation Blog has detailed the upcoming patch for Bloodborne, version 1.03 will reduce load time and increase performance. The update will drop by the end of month.

Bloodborne Sales Surpass 1 Million Units Worldwide


Sony has announced that PS4 exclusive Bloodborne has surpassed 1 million units worldwide as of April 5th. This includes retail and digital units sold. Sony’s Shuhei Yoshida discussed the good news below.

Dissidia Final Fantasy Arcade uses PS4 as core System, Developed by Team Ninja

Dissidia Final Fantasy Arcade

Square Enix and Sony has revealed that Dissidia Final Arcade uses the PS4 as its core system. The title is developed by Team Ninja, with arcade locations tests starting in Japan on April 17th. Sony is currently in talks with Square Enix to bring it over to PS4, but that won’t happen till at least 2016 says Square Enix. More details and info on the game can be found at Gematsu.

Uncharted Trilogy Listed by Retailer for PS4

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Sony and Naughty Dog might be working on a collection of Uncharted games bundled into one package for the PS4. European retailer CeDe has listed the collection as Uncharted Trilogy HD Edition (PlayStation 4). With all of the recent remasters and collections Sony has been doing (The Last of Us, God of War 3) this would not surprise me if true. More details and the actual listing can be found on Gamersftw UK.

Introducing The Limited Edition Batman: Arkham Knight PS4 Bundle

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Check out this limited edition Arkham Knight PS4 bundle coming this June!

Toukiden Kiwami (PS4) Review Round up – Looking OK (76%)


Toukiden Kiwami is out now on PS4. Get all the latest scores for the enhanced PS Vita title below.

Final Fantasy X & X-2 HD Remaster – PS4 Reveal Trailer


Experience two of the greatest RPGs ever made as these groundbreaking titles become a must-have part of any PlayStation 4 owner’s library on May 12th, 2015. The PS4 version contains the beautiful HD graphics, all of the International Edition and extra content previously released on PS3, and new to PS4, cross-save functionality with the PS3 and PS VITA versions, and the option to switch between the remastered and original music of FINAL FANTASY X.

Batman Arkham Knight on PS4 is Nearly 50GB in size, Bigger than GTA 5

Batman Arkham Knight

Holy Smokes Batman! Look at the Arkham Knight’s file size! Batman: Arkham Knight will take a nice big CHUNK of your PS4’s HDD this June. According to the PS Store listing, the game weighs in at 48.7GB. That is bigger than GTA 5’s 41GB. And the crazy thing about it is the BATMOBILE is taking up most of the space! (joking)

Batman Arkham Knight launches on June 23rd on PS4, Xbox One and PC.

Limited Edition Batman Arkham Knight PS4 Unveiled

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Sony and Warner Bros. have teamed up to bring a limited edition Batman Arkham Knight PS4 to gamers worldwide. Check out this sweet bundle below. More details on the bundle and PlayStation exclusives here.


Bloodborne – The Hunt Begins: Accolades Trailer | PS4


“Bloodborne is the latest Action RPG from renowned Japanese developer From Software, in collaboration with SCE Japan Studio, available exclusively for the PlayStation 4 system.”

PS4 with Bloodborne and $20 Gift Card/Digital copy of The Last of Remastered for $399 (Amazon)


Amazon has an amazing deal on the PS4 if you are interested. You can pick The PS4 (a really good system, my review is coming soon) a physical copy of Bloodborne ( A REALLY GOOD game, review coming soon) a digital copy of The Last of Us Remastered and a $20 gift card for $399.99. This all comes with free shipping as well. The bundle saves you a total of $80 when you include the $20 gift card. Grab your bundle here! 

OlliOlli2 – Best Skateboarding Game Since Tony Hawk 2 | PlayerEssence


OlliOlli 2 is one of the best skateboarding games I’ve ever played. Find out why in my hands-on impressions video below! 

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PS4 Update 2.50 is Bricking Gamers’ Consoles, Sony Asking for $150 to fix it


A report from PS4 daily says that PS4 firmware update 2.50 is bricking some gamers consoles. And when those gamers call Sony to get their systems fixed, Sony is charging $150 for the service. Apparently, if your system is out of warranty, Sony will charge you $150 to fix it, despite their own firmware update causing the damage. Sony offers a 1 year warranty on all PS4 systems, so if you have a launch unit and your console bricks due to firmware update 2.50, you’re out $150. More details and info can be found on PS4 Daily. You can see the reports of gamers’ consoles being bricked on Sony’s official forums.

Broken Age Coming to PS Vita and PS4 next Month

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Double Fine has announced that Broken Age will be coming to the PS4 and PS Vita on April 29th. The PS versions of the game will have cross buy and cross save functionality. Via: Gamerreview, Source: PlayStation Blog EU

PS4 System Update 2.50 Goes LIVE Tomorrow, Features Detailed


Sony has announced the highly anticipated PS4 system update 2.50 will go live tomorrow. Get a breakdown of all the features below. Seriously, this is good stuff.

Bloodborne Gameplay #1: The Beginning Death (1080p) – PlayerEssence


The Hunter delves into the depths of the night….. will he survive?

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Bloodborne Players Facing a few odd bugs and Glitches


Bloodborne is a fantastic game, but there are a few issues Sony has already promised to iron out. Some players has uploaded a few videos revealing enemy glitches and player movement problems.

From Software is Working on a Patch to Improve Loading Times & Performance


Sony has reached out to Digital Foundry to let them know From Software is currently working on a patch for Bloodborne. This patch will improve loading times, in addition to performance optimizations.

Bloodborne – PS4 Gameplay Frame-Rate Test & Performance Analysis


Digital Foundry has tested the highly rated Bloodborne on its frame-rate and technical performance. Get the highlights of their analysis below.

Bloodborne Review Round up – The Next AAA game is here (92.67%)


Bloodborne reviews are popped up everywhere and I’m happy to report it is LOOKING REALLY GOOD. The game currently has a 92% average on Gamerankings. Get the first batch of reviews past the link.

Twitch CEO Calls for the end of Traditional Gaming Consoles


Twitch CEO Emmett Shear feels that the traditional console business’ days are numbered. Sheer has stated that the long life of consoles falls behind other consumer electronics like cell phones. Sheer feels that Sony and Microsoft need to make set-top boxes than can increase RAM or memory every couple of years. Get his full comments below.