Full Metal Alchemist Characters

Dayshot: Not many games have customisation deep enough to help cosplay as Full Metal Alchemist characters, but Agentloonypants in Final Fantasy XIV pretty much nailed it with Edward and Alphonse.

How Digital Game Sharing On The PS4 Will Work

So, Sony’s upcoming update feature is going to let me borrow and play my friends’ games without actually owning them? Holy crap, I’m on board. But how does it work? And what game limitations (if any) are there?

PlayStation's Twitch Channel Is A Little... Inappropriate

Did Sony get hacked? Did someone working for their Twitch channel get a little frustrated with the camerawork at the PlayStation conference in Gamescom earlier this week? Are they mad about the whole Tomb Raider thing?

Some PS4 Owners Can't Play This Week's Great New Indie Game

Hohokum came out for the various PlayStation platforms yesterday. The beautiful, weird exploration game isn’t quite like anything else on the video game landscape lately. So it’s really messed up that some folks who bought the game for the PS4 are saying that they can’t play it.

See Some Of The Order: 1886's Guns In Action

Last time we saw The Order: 1886, we described it by saying it’s like “shooting through an old movie”. Sony just dropped a new trailer for the stylish third-person shooter during its Gamescom press conference that gives us all a new glimpse at some of its Tesla-inspired shooting devices, and they look pretty awesome.

Journey, The Unfinished Swan Coming To PS4

Journey‘s coming to the PS4 later this year, along with cult PS3 fave The Unfinished Swan, according to a post on the official PlayStation blog. A line in the YouTube video’s description mentions cross-buy: “Get more for your money with Cross-Buy – purchase this game for PlayStation 3 or PlayStation 4 and get the other version at no extra cost.” We’ve reached out to Sony to confirm.

People Want To Know Why Sony Forgot About The Vita

You’d be forgiven for thinking, if you watched today’s Sony Gamescom conference, that Sony has already given up on the PlayStation Vita. Sony’s 80-minute presser was all PS4, without much mention of its underappreciated handheld. In fact, the Vita even lost an exclusive — Tearaway — giving gamers one less reason to buy an expensive new portable system.

Sony Has Sold 10 Million PlayStation 4s

Briefly: Announced today at Gamescom: Sony has sold — sold, not shipped — 10 million PlayStation 4s to gamers around the world. Nice round number. Looks nice on the page. 10 million.

Destiny's Beta Characters Aren't Transferring To The Final Version

Millions of players might have been hoping — assuming, even — that all the work they’d put in levelling up and customising characters during the Destiny beta would continue on in the final version of the game. Nope. The characters built in the recent pre-launch test are being wiped, and all players will be starting fresh.

How EA Access Will Work, According To EA

Last week, Electronic Arts announced a new online gaming service called EA Access for the Xbox One. It sounded like a promising deal to many gamers: a Netflix-style subscription service that would give people access to a library of EA games for $US5 a month, or $US30 a year. But many important questions remained unanswered.