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PS4 Battlefront and Uncharted bundles arrive December 6

PS4 Battlefront and Uncharted bundles arrive December 6

Sony has a couple of new PlayStation 4 bundles up its sleeve and they’ll be arriving on December 6, remaining available for a couple of weeks before disappearing shortly ahead of Christmas. First among them is the Star Wars Battlefront Standard Edition PS4 bundle, which is priced at $299.99 USD, and joining it is the Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection PS4 bundle, which comes with the same price tag.

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Oft-delayed Mighty No. 9 gets new trailer, 2 player mode details

Oft-delayed Mighty No. 9 gets new trailer, 2 player mode details

Keiji Inafune's twice delayed Mighty No. 9 has just released a brand-new trailer highlighting gameplay and a number of the title's features and play modes. The game is now on track for a February 9th release in the US, and February 12th for the rest of the globe, and now developers Comcept are revealing some of the first details on Mighty No. 9's two-player modes, including co-op and competitive.

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Sony unlocks PS4’s 7th core for more power

Sony unlocks PS4’s 7th core for more power

When it comes to consoles, Microsoft and Sony are constantly trying to get a leg up on the competition.(Meanwhile, Nintendo happily just does their own thing.) If one or the other can somehow squeeze a little extra juice out of their console, they might be able to sway consumers into choosing them. Well, today it seems that Sony is giving a little extra power to PS4 developers.

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PS4 remote play will work for PC AND Mac

PS4 remote play will work for PC AND Mac

Apple computers as well as Windows computers will be able to roll with the official version of Sony's PlayStation 4 Remote Play functionality. Official word came from the master himself, Shuhei Yoshida, on Twitter just this week. Just after a 3rd-party developer made his mark on the world by creating an official app for Windows machines to stream PS4 gameplay, Sony announces that they've essentially seen the value. This isn't all that great a piece of news for the developer of the unofficial app, which will become less-than-necessary soon - but we'll give him a hearty round of applause in the meantime.

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EA promises free DLC for Star Wars: Battlefront

EA promises free DLC for Star Wars: Battlefront

EA and Dice have gotten a lot of flack for Star Wars: Battlefront, partially because of the season pass that they're offering. Namely, people don't want to have to shell out over $100 just to get the same, full game that everyone else will be playing. In fact, the DLC that they've announced for the season pass appears to have more content than the base game itself. The good news is that for those that don't want to pony up the extra cash, there's still more free content on the way.

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Sony PS4 tops 30M sold worldwide

Sony PS4 tops 30M sold worldwide

Looks like Sony has its own reasons to be thankful for the PlayStation 4 this holiday week, about 30 million of them, in fact. The company has revealed that its latest video games console has passed 30.2 million units sold worldwide since it first launched in 2013. Sony notes that the sales figure was a total as of Sunday, November 22nd, exactly two years and seven days since the PS4 debuted in the US. It also means the number is likely spike up even more over the next few weeks, once the holiday shopping season kicks off this Friday.

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Kick off Thanksgiving with GTA Online’s “Running Back” mode

Kick off Thanksgiving with GTA Online’s “Running Back” mode

When you think of Thanksgiving, a couple of things tend to come to mind: Turkey and football. By now, you've probably already got your plans for turkey sorted out. However, if you're not a big fan of sitting around watching the game, you might need another way to get your football fix. Don't worry though, Rockstar Games has you covered with a new game mode in Grand Theft Auto V.

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Developer brings unofficial PS4 streaming to Windows

Developer brings unofficial PS4 streaming to Windows

With the latest update, Xbox One owners have been able to stream their games to their Windows 10 PC. This is handy for those times when the TV is tied up by someone else. For PS4 owners, your only real option for streaming is to pick up a Vita, or use a Playstation TV and use another TV. However, one person has been perfecting a method that will allow you to stream your PS4 games to any PC in the house.

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PS3 hits Beyond: Two Souls, Heavy Rain coming to PS4

PS3 hits Beyond: Two Souls, Heavy Rain coming to PS4

Two of the most impressive, story-driven games from the PlayStation 3's library are coming to the PS4: Beyond: Two Souls and Heavy Rain, both from developer Quantic Dream, are getting remaster re-releases. This is no doubt due to allow players to catch up on Quantic Dream lead designer David Cage's earlier work before his recently announced PS4 game Detroit: Become Human sees release.

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Sony confirms PlayStation 2 backwards compatibility for PS4

Sony confirms PlayStation 2 backwards compatibility for PS4

While Microsoft's Xbox One has just gotten the ability to play over 100 Xbox 360 titles, its looks like Sony is working on bringing backwards compatibility for PlayStation 2 games to the PS4. This was discovered with the release of a PS4 console bundle this week that includes the new Star Wars: Battlefront, along with four classic Star Wars games from previous console generations, including three from the PS2. In an email to Wired, Sony confirmed that they are working on making more games compatible.

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Rock Band 4 will finally let you disable the kick pedal

Rock Band 4 will finally let you disable the kick pedal

When Rock Band first debuted back in 2007, suddenly everyone and their brother was a drummer. This was the first time that many people had access to a simple drum kit, and could play along with a game. While that was great for a lot of people, there's a bit of a learning curve to get your feet to play nice with your hands. After 8 years, Harmonix is finally making that pesky bass pedal optional.

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Nissan Qashqai SUV becomes a PS4 controller in “Project Controller”

Nissan Qashqai SUV becomes a PS4 controller in “Project Controller”

Nissan, Sony, and Konami have teamed up to sponsor the UEFA Champions League, a Soccer league in Europe. Part of the tie up saw Nissan build the first automobile video game controller in the world in something dubbed "Project Controller." The controller uses a parked Nissan Qashqai crossover that is plugged into a PS4 game console.

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