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The Winners: PlayStation.Blog Game of the Year 2016

Posted by on Jan 12, 2017

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The readers (That’s you!) have spoken, and the votes have been tallied. Just below these very words are the winners of the PlayStation.Blog Game of the Year 2016 awards.

This year’s awards pulled in a staggering number of votes — more than a half-million in total! — across categories including Best PS4 Game, Best PS VR Game, Most Innovative, the ever-popular Most Anticipated, and Studio of the Year. There are a few surprises in there, but one title in particular stood out and took multiple Platinum Trophies home… read on to see for yourself!

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PlayStation Store Update

Posted by on Dec 06, 2016

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This week on the PlayStation Store update, we celebrate the long-awaited arrival of The Last Guardian.

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The Last Guardian Is Finally Here

Posted by on Dec 05, 2016

Few creators enjoy so respected a status as Fumito Ueda.

He has served as director on two titles: ICO and Shadow of the Colossus. They are magical adventures, tapping into the wellspring of wonderment that lives in us all. Both forever have a place in PlayStation’s proud history.

When I reintroduced The Last Guardian at E3 2015, I was genuinely moved by the passion of that audience. Few experiences compare to hearing fans rejoice an unexpected light at the end of a very long tunnel.

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The Drop: New PlayStation Games for 12/6/2016

Posted by on Dec 02, 2016

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The child of prophecy returns. After years of development and anticipation, The Last Guardian is launching next week on PS4.

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Unboxing The Last Guardian Collector’s Edition

Posted by on Nov 29, 2016

Hi all! I recently had the privilege of breaching the structural integrity of the beautiful Collector’s Edition for The Last Guardian. I’d wager the game needs no introduction here, but I still can’t stress enough how profoundly impactful it was to finally hold a copy of the game in my hands. And soon, you’ll be able to as well!

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The Last Guardian: Fan Art Showcase

Posted by on Nov 23, 2016

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Leading up to the release of The Last Guardian on December 6(!), we’ve been moved by some of the beautiful art fans have created to honor Team Ico and Japan Studio’s story of adventure and companionship. We’ve collected a few of our favorite pieces here with the permission of their artists, and asked them to share some insight about their craft.

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The Last Guardian: New CG Trailer, Q&A

Posted by on Nov 18, 2016

With the PS4 launch of The Last Guardian just weeks away, take a gander at our new CG trailer that debuted in US theaters this week.

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The Sounds and Music of The Last Guardian

Posted by on Oct 27, 2016

As ardent fans of Fumito Ueda’s past games can attest, the audio component of his projects – both sound and music – play a vital role in immersing the player in a rich fantasy world. Many gamers who hear the theme from the 13th boss in Shadow of the Colossus, for example, will immediately recall standing atop a sprinting Agro in pursuit of a gigantic snake like creature soaring over a barren desert.

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