PlayStation Plus games for August: Hunter’s Arena: Legends, Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville, Tennis World Tour 2

August’s PlayStation Plus lineup challenges you to test your mettle against dangerous demons, the combative undead, aggressive fauna and racket-wielding pros. Enjoy the fantasy warfare of Hunter’s Arena: Legends, teamwork hijinks in Plants vs. Zombies: Battle...

Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown: How to master your fighting style

Hi everyone! Seiji Aoki here, chief producer of Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown, available now at no additional cost to PlayStation Plus members until August 2. Also available now as part of the PlayStation Now library....

PlayStation Plus games for July: Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, WWE 2K Battlegrounds, A Plague Tale: Innocence

The PlayStation Plus July lineup packs in thrilling firefights, wrestling superstars, intense horror, and martial arts action. Whether your tastes lie with first-person shooters (Call of Duty: Black Ops 4), over the top arcade punch ups...

Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown: Remaking a legend

Hello everyone! My name is Seiji Aoki and I’m the chief producer of Virtua Fighter 5 Ultimate Showdown. I’m very excited to share the inside story behind development of the newest game in the groundbreaking Virtua...

Why I love ragdoll physics Totally Accurate Battle Simulator

My fondest gaming memory: half a dozen boys squeezed tight into a uni halls bedroom, gathered around a monitor watching two boxy men stumble and push each other over, in endless loops. We’re losing our minds,...

Yakuza: Like a Dragon’s secret weapon isn’t a magic baseball bat, it’s optimism Ichiban looks surprised.

Game of the Year Awards 2020, individual members of the PC Gamer team each select one of their own favourite games of the year. We'll post new personal picks, alongside the main awards, throughout the rest...

Yakuza producer Daisuke Sato would like to make a Sonic game Yakuza producer Daisuke Soto

Sonic Mania in 2017, the blue mascot hasn't had a great time in recent years. Maybe it's time to reimagine him in a suit, performing karaoke and managing a hostess club in between cracking heads on...

Exploring the World of Yakuza for the First Time in Yakuza: Like a Dragon

Today, longtime fans can experience a new entry in the long-running Yakuza series with the release of Yakuza: Like a Dragon, which introduces a new protagonist and several new gameplay features alongside many of the series’...