"gamescom13" Posts

Hands-on: Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag on PS4

Posted by Ryan Clements on Aug 21, 2013


Edward Kenway is a ferocious pirate and seeker of fortune. He and his loyal crew sail the shimmering blue waters of the Caribbean Sea, plundering what they will, and winning the renown of pirates throughout the West Indies. But more than a “man of quality,” Edward Kenway is a perfect vassal for newcomers to the Assassin’s Creed series. Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag embraces the roaring thrill of pirating, while all at once throwing the doors open to invite those formally intimidated by its long-running story.

Read More

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Gamescom Trailer

Posted by Lee Williams on Aug 21, 2013

It’s the Gamescom trailer for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, plus a whole slew of new screens! The Savior’s Choice trailer takes you into The Wildlands; a rough expanse of wilderness that will reunite Lightning with Chocobos, Moogles (Kupo!), and an old friend: Sazh. You’ll also get a glimpse of Lightning’s unique battle abilities, including her super attack: Army of One.

Read More

PS4 Launches in North America on November 15th, Gamescom Wrap-up

Posted by John Koller on Aug 20, 2013


If you watched our press conference at gamescom, you’ve already heard some of the great news we’ve just shared that gamers everywhere have been waiting for. Today, we’re happy to confirm that PlayStation 4 (PS4) will launch on November 15th in the U.S. and Canada – in time for the holidays!

Read More

Gamescom Indie Avalanche: N++, Volume, Hotline Miami 2

Posted by Shahid Ahmad on Aug 20, 2013


At gamescom, we’ve just underlined our commitment to bringing PlayStation fans the creative work of the some of the best indie talent in the world. Many of the games we’ve announced from our indie development partners will be making their console debut on PS4 and PS Vita. We’ve also got titles continuing to come to PS3.

Read More

Ninja Platformer N++ Dashes to PS4

Posted by Mare Sheppard on Aug 20, 2013

Hello! We’re Mare and Raigan from Metanet Software, and we’re really excited to finally be able to announce that N++ will be coming to PS4! One of the requests we get most frequently is a version of N for PlayStation, so we’re delighted to reveal that yes, it’s happening! And it’s gonna be great.

Read More

PS Vita Now $199.99 in North America

Posted by Don Mesa on Aug 20, 2013

I’m excited to announce that the PlayStation Vita (PS Vita) system is now available for $199.99 MSRP in North America, making it a compelling value for gamers. With some amazing games coming out in the next few months, including Killzone Mercenary and Tearaway, along with connectivity to the PlayStation 4 (PS4) system through “Remote Play,” now is the perfect time to become a PS Vita owner.

Read More

Gran Turismo 6 Out 12/6, Vision GT, Pre-orders Unveiled

Posted by Ken Chan on Aug 20, 2013

Polyphony Digital has announced a unique partnership with a number of leading automotive manufacturers and design teams from Alfa Romeo, Alpine, Aston Martin, Audi, BMW, Bertone, GM Design, Honda, Infiniti, Italdesign Giugiaro, JORDAN Brand, Mercedes-Benz, Nike, Nissan, Peugeot, SRT(Chrysler), Volkswagen and Zagato will create concept models giving a unique insight into the future of the automotive sector. Their designs will then be recreated as working cars for GT6.

Read More

New 12GB PS3 Available Today

Posted by Crystal MacKenzie on Aug 20, 2013


At PlayStation, we want to provide the best place to play. That’s why today, we are pleased to announce the North American launch of our brand new PS3 12GB System for $199.99 (MSRP). This new 12GB system is the perfect way to play exclusive titles found only on PlayStation*, and to get access to the entertainment services offered through PSN — all for an incredible value.

Read More

PlayStation Blog