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Toy Soldiers: War Chest – PS4 Hands on

Sid Shuman's Avatar + Posted by Sid Shuman on Aug 25, 2014

If I’m frank, I wasn’t really sure I was the right fit for this game. Mostly because I’d never played the earlier entries in the (well-respected) Toy Soldiers series, but also because toy collector culture doesn’t much tickle my fancy.

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Introducing Pillar: A PS4 Psychological Minigame Collection

Michael Hicks's Avatar + Posted by Michael Hicks on Aug 25, 2014

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Hey everyone! My name is Michael Hicks, and I’m the designer/programmer/musician for a game I’m announcing today called Pillar. Pillar is a collection of minigames, where each game represents a different type of personality that we find in people. For example, there are introverts who lose energy from being around people, extroverts who expand energy from interacting with others, characters who make decisions with logic, characters who make decisions with feeling and so on. My goal is to express these traits entirely through gameplay mechanics.

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This Week in PlayStation: CounterSouls

Justin Massongill's Avatar + Posted by Justin Massongill on Aug 23, 2014

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Diablo III Reaper of Souls: The Ultimate Evil Edition (phew!) is out now on PS4 and PS3, CounterSpy made its cross-buy, cross-save debut, we went hands-on with Far Cry 4 and Assassin’s Creed Unity, Powers picked up Sharlto Copley as Detective Christian Walker, FuturLab gave us a look at the sci-fi inspriations (and Abrams-esque lens flares) behind their upcoming dimension-shifter Velocity 2X, Warframe got a beefy new update… oh, and there’s a Flash Sale happening right now. Go!

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PlayStation Blogcast 131: It’s Far (Cry) From Over

Sid Shuman's Avatar + Posted by Sid Shuman on Aug 23, 2014

Far Cry 4

We’re back! We have new game releases for August 26th in North America alongside new story details and open-world possibilities for Far Cry 4. Plus plenty of Diablo III: Reaper of Souls PS4 talk, listener letters, and more.

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Adapt to Survive in Natural Doctrine on PS4, PS3, PS Vita

David Alonzo's Avatar + Posted by David Alonzo on Aug 22, 2014

Greetings, adventurers! Your faithful Prinny David here, and I’ve been locked away honing my strategy for something really big — the hardcore tactical strategy game, Natural Doctrine! Coming out September 23rd on PS4, PS3, and PS Vita, this game’s sure to be a challenge and a half, even for the most weathered strategists. And with cross play and cross save functionality, there’s no limit to where you can take this game!

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How Real-life Conflict Inspired Far Cry 4

Tom Wallis's Avatar + Posted by Tom Wallis on Aug 22, 2014

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Far Cry 4 is the upcoming first-person shooter from developer Ubisoft Montreal. Set in the fictional Himalayan country of Kyrat, this nation torn apart by war draws heavily from real-world locations to make the game feel authentic.

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Playing Co-op in Assassin’s Creed Unity

Ryan Clements's Avatar + Posted by Ryan Clements on Aug 22, 2014

Crowds choke the streets of Paris as Arno watches from the rooftops. Newly released from apprenticeship, Arno has been tasked with the assassination of a Templar wandering the high hall of Notre Dame during the French Revolution. This assignment can take many different paths, and demonstrates just how free a player is in Assassin’s Creed Unity — the latest project from the open-world masterminds at Ubisoft Montreal.

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Chariot on PS4: Bringing Gamers Together

Philippe Dion's Avatar + Posted by Philippe Dion on Aug 22, 2014

chariot

Chariot is a humorous, cooperative, physics-based platformer where a princess and her fiancé need to travel through a network of caves to find a resting place for their dead king, who takes the form of a hypochondriac ghost.

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