Editors’ Choice: Paper Beast Delivers A Thought-Provoking, Immersive World

My first glimpse of Paper Beast came during last December’s jam-packed State of Play presentation. Nestled between the mind-bending puzzles of Superliminal and the Kingdom Hearts III expansion was a captivating trailer showcasing a first-person journey through dreamlike terrain. The video featured interesting topography and trippy visuals, but what did it all mean? What do you actually do?...

Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series is Coming to PS VR This Summer

Today, I’m excited to let you know that Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series is coming to PlayStation VR later this summer, and the series will be available as a complete series: all three episodes and Lightsaber Dojos will be available for purchase together, for the first time.  Back in 2016, when ILMxLAB first started talking about creating a canonical VR series that focused on Darth Vader,...

World War Z: Marseilles DLC & Game of the Year Edition Shamble to PS4 Tomorrow

Hello survivors, PlayStation players, and PS Blog readers! My name is Dmitry Grigorenko. I’m the Lead Game Designer on World War Z at Saber Interactive. I hope you are all staying safe inside and playing games during these tumultuous times! We’re all working from home here at Saber and very excited about the World War Z Game of the Year Edition with Marseilles DLC coming out tomorrow, so I...

The Drop: New PlayStation Games for May 5, 2020

John Wick Hex lands on PS4 May 5, blending action and strategy thanks to its time-based encounters. Get inside the mind of the unstoppable action hero, plan, and execute. Yeah — I’m thinking he’s back. For a full list of new games coming to PlayStation next week, read on. And enjoy The Drop! Emma: Lost In MemoriesPS4, PS Vita — Digital (Out May 8) Emma: Lost in Memories is a 2D puzzle...

Share of the Week – Green

Last week, we asked you to take a gander at games glowing with the color green. From verdant landscapes to ghastly gas, you shared your greenest moments using #PS4share and #PSBlog. Here are this week’s green highlights:  Aaronymuss shares this glowing green beauty from Trials of Mana. Cal strikes with his green lightsaber in Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order in this share by assassindmf....

How the Best of 80s Action Culture Hatched Huntdown, Out May 12

Hello! Huntdown, our retro action comedy co-op arcade shooter, is launching on PS4 on May 12, and ahead of release we wanted to give you an overview of the game, as well as how and why 80s action movies influenced the Huntdown universe. In Huntdown you take up arms as three bounty hunters — alone or in two player co-op — cleansing the criminal gangs controlling the dystopian city. Visually,...

Players’ Choice: Vote for the Best New Game of April 2020

Welcome back! April 2020 saw the return of familiar franchises like Final Fantasy VII Remake, Resident Evil 3, Trials of Mana… hell, even Streets of Rage snuck in at the very end of the month with its first new game in over 25 years! But don’t let the big names steal all the attention — smaller experiences like Biped, Moving Out, Below, and Telling Lies are worth your time, too. We’ll...

8 Years Later, Journey is Still as Serenely Captivating as Ever

Ask me about any of my favorite games and I’ll usually have a single, extremely vivid memory to share.  Examples: Crossing the finish line a scant second before the No.13 ‘Devil’ car in Ridge Racer (my PSone controller slick with sweat from multiple failed attempts). Stumbling upon the Inverted Castle for the first time in Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (eliciting a huge grin as I...

Dreams Demo Lands Today at PlayStation Store

Starting today, a Dreams demo is available at PlayStation Store. The demo includes access to a rotating playlist of some of our favourite creations in Dreams including The Ornithologist’s Private Collection, Ruckus, Cubric, Player Piano Player, Art Therapy and Great Job Human! The demo also includes the first 20 minutes or so of the Media Molecule musical narrative adventure Art’s Dream; and...