4 New Colors Join the DualShock 4 Lineup Next Month

Posted by on Aug 20, 2018

We’re happy to announce that four new vibrant and stylish colors are joining the DualShock 4 wireless controller lineup in September!

Bright, playful, and fun, the new Berry Blue edition brings new flavor to the DS4 lineup, while the vibrant Sunset Orange brings a little heat to your gameplay. The two-tone design offers a stylish contrast that makes the buttons and sticks pop!

If you’re a fan of trendy patterns, the Blue Camouflage DS4 will be right up your alley. Alternatively, if you’d prefer sticking to one color, stand out with another metallic addition to the lineup with the shiny and refined new Copper DS4.

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Transference Demo Available Today for PS4, PS VR

Posted by on Aug 20, 2018

In Transference, the minds of the Hayes family are trapped in a corrupted simulation, and you’re their only hope of escape. The full experience launches on September 18, but all of you PlayStation owners out there can get an early taste of this psychological thriller with a free demo, available exclusively on PS4. Like the full game, you’ll also be able to immerse yourself in The Walter Test Case with PS VR – although if that’s too close for comfort, you can also play without a headset.

Dubbed The Walter Test Case, the demo is a prequel that takes place several years before the events of Transference. Enter the experiment that laid the foundation for the events that followed. Explore the digitally recreated memories of a PTSD sufferer, where you’ll try to unearth clues by exploring a haunting apartment and solve mind-bending puzzles.

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Attack of the Blockbusters Sale: Save Up To 40% on Big-Name Titles

Posted by on Aug 17, 2018

Start your weekend now with PlayStation Store’s Attack of the Blockbusters Sale!

Whether you’re catching up on your favorite franchise or looking for your next great adventure, take advantage of savings up to 40 percent on games like God of War, Battlefield 1, select Call of Duty titles and more. Playstation Plus members save up to 50 percent.

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The Drop: New PlayStation Games for 8/21/2018

Posted by on Aug 17, 2018

Guacamelee 2

Explore a vast hand-crafted world inspired by Mexican culture and folklore, filled to the brim with wacky new villains and weirdos, a few old friends… and a whole lotta chicken.

Developed by Drinkbox Studios, Guacamelee! 2 is a frantic, festive Metroidvania-style adventure featuring a new upgrade system, 4-player local co-op, and more gorgeous visuals thanks to a fancy new rendering engine (and some pollo power).

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Share of the Week: No Man’s Sky – Creatures

Posted by on Aug 17, 2018

Last week, we asked you to focus the lens on the unique, procedurally-generated creatures of No Man’s Sky. While you hopped from planet to planet, we sifted through your wildest encounters in #PS4share and #PSBlog hashtag. These critters took the spotlight.

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Fighting a God: Behind the Scenes of God of War’s First Boss Battle

Posted by on Aug 16, 2018

Hello! Today I’d like to take you behind the scenes to talk a little bit about the development of one of our showcase boss fights in the new God of War.

A warning to those who haven’t played the game yet: there will be SPOILERS for a certain boss fight to follow. If you’d prefer to experience it on your own first, kindly look away (and go buy our game)! Otherwise, scroll down to begin the journey.

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Girls Make Games 2018 Recap: Celebrating Girls in Gaming

Posted by on Aug 16, 2018

One moment from Demo Day stands out. A girl had just imitated a Blobfish swimming, to explain why her team, The Mystery Squirrels, had selected the unusual-looking creature as its protagonist for their game, Detective Blobfish.

The room, which included senior leaders from PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo and Caffeine, shared a laugh. This moment exemplifies to me not only the joy in games themselves, but the way the industry came together around Girls Make Games.

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Breaking the Silence on The Quiet Man

Posted by on Aug 16, 2018

I’d like to share with you some of the latest updates on The Quiet Man, a title I’ve been working on with the talented Human Head Studios team for quite a while now. The Quiet Man is priced at $14.99 and can be completed in a short concise amount of time – approximately three hours.

We’ve shared very little about the game so far since our announcement at E3. In creating The Quiet Man, we wanted to take on an all-new challenge and opportunity in creating a game of high visual quality in a short compact gameplay experience that players could enjoy for a low price point. We wanted to create something unorthodox – a live action film, where you can take the role of the protagonist.

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