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PlayStation Blogcast 196: Ranger of a Lonely Heart

Posted by Justin Massongill on Feb 11, 2016

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Subscribe via iTunes or RSS, or download here Join the Blogcast gang as we enjoy a quieter, more intimate show (read: Sid couldn’t make it this week) and continue our discussion about gaming masterpieces. Inspired by this week’s release of Firewatch, we recall games that nail the feeling of loneliness and isolation, veering dangerously close […]

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The Awakening is Now

Play Call of Duty Black Ops 3's first DLC right now, 30 days early - only on PS4.

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PlayStation Blogcast 194: Firewatch the Skies

Posted by Justin Massongill on Jan 28, 2016

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On today’s episode, we ever-so-briefly discuss our spoiler-free impressions of The Witness, Ryan talks to Ubisoft Montreal about Far Cry Primal (okay, we couldn’t go a whole week without the Powerhouse), and top off the show with a meaty, 45-minute talk about Firewatch with the creative crew from Campo Santo. Of course, we’ve also got those new releases for next week, including a few that at least two Blogcast hosts have been itching for.

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The Witness: 6 Spoiler-Free Tips

Posted by Justin Massongill on Jan 26, 2016

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The Witness is out now. I’ve played and finished Jonathan Blow’s eight-year opus (twice!), but I still haven’t discovered all of its deepest secrets. I’d advise anyone playing The Witness to go in as blind as possible, but having become relatively knowledgeable about the game I’ve come up with six pieces of advice I’d like to share with you.

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PlayStation Store’s Top Downloads of 2015

Posted by Justin Massongill on Jan 20, 2016

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Hello friends, and welcome back! You might have noticed that we’re publishing the Top Downloads list for December a bit later than we usually do, but we hope you’ll agree that it’s for good reason. We took the liberty of tracking down the charts for the whole year! You’ll find the top downoads for all of 2015 just under this intro, with the December ’15 charts laid out below that for good measure. Enjoy!

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Winners: PlayStation.Blog 2015 Game of the Year Awards

Posted by Justin Massongill on Jan 12, 2016

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The polls are closed, the votes tallied, and the winners selected. We asked you what the best games of 2015 were, and you responded in kind — with nearly 600,000 votes in total, this has been our biggest Game of the Year event ever! 2015 was a heck of a year for games, and 2016 is already looking just as bright — thank you for taking the time to support the titles that left an impact on you.

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Happy Holidays from PlayStation.Blog and Friends

Posted by Justin Massongill on Dec 22, 2015

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Before we sign off for the year, we wanted to celebrate the creators who make not only PlayStation.Blog, but this industry in its entirety possible. It’s these studios who create the worlds we yearn to escape to, who write the stories upon whose every word we hang. It’s thanks to them that we can do what we love to do.

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Vote Now: PS.Blog Game of the Year 2015 Awards

Posted by Justin Massongill on Dec 18, 2015

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It’s that time of year again! Whether you’re finishing up last-minute holiday shopping, booking a trip back home, prioritizing your gaming catch-up plans, or just taking it easy until 2016, there’s one thing we can all come together for: Game of the Year voting!

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PlayStation Store: November’s Top Sellers

Posted by Justin Massongill on Dec 10, 2015

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Here are PlayStation Store’s top sellers for November! Call of Duty: Black Ops III tops the charts for both PS4 and PS3!

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