Jak And Daxter PS2 Games Coming To PS4

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Jak And Daxter PS2 Games Coming To PS4

The first three games starring Naughty Dog's wacky duo crossed platforms in the Jak and Daxter Collection for PS3 and Vita, but the two are now making their way to the latest console generation as well. Expected sometime this year, Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy, Jak II, Jak 3, and Jak X: Combat Racing, which was previously available only on PS2, will be available as digital downloads on the PlayStation 4.

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All of the games will feature visual upscaling to 1080p and trophy support, as well as share play and activity feeds. Additionally, Jak X: Combat Racing will have local splitscreen in addition to its original Adventure and Exhibition game modes, though no online play will be available.

PSA: Now's Your Last Chance To Grab March's Free PlayStation Plus Games

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PSA: Now's Your Last Chance To Grab March's Free PlayStation Plus Games

Update: If you haven't downloaded Tearaway Unfolded, Disc Jam, or any of March's other free PlayStation Plus games, today is your last chance to do so.

Click on this link to head to the PlayStation Store and grab your free games!

Original Story: This month's lineup of free PlayStation Plus titles is a particularly strong one, with an array of solid titles anchored by a brand new action/sports game.

Hideo Kojima Immortalized In LEGO Minifig Form

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Hideo Kojima Immortalized In LEGO Minifig Form

Legendary game developer Hideo Kojima is best known for his work on the iconic Metal Gear Solid series and the upcoming open-world action/adventure, Death Stranding. However, outside of game development, he's also active on Twitter, where he discusses his life and the movies he watches. Recently, he expressed his exuberance over The Lego Batman Movie, and his praise for the film has not gone unnoticed.

After seeing his positive tweets on the movie, Warner Brothers Japan went ahead and made art of a minifig version of Kojima, which he proudly displayed on his social media page.

Wrote a comment on @LEGOBatmanMovie. @wbpictures has made me new 'LEGO HIDEO'. It's the movie fans of LEGO, BATMAN, DC, everyone can enjoy! pic.twitter.com/dCppRoy0tv

Hideo Kojima Immortalized In LEGO Minifig Form

about X hours ago from
Hideo Kojima Immortalized In LEGO Minifig Form

Legendary game developer Hideo Kojima is best known for his work on the iconic Metal Gear Solid series and the upcoming open-world action/adventure, Death Stranding. However, outside of game development, he's also active on Twitter, where he discusses his life and the movies he watches. Recently, he expressed his exuberance over The Lego Batman Movie, and his praise for the film has not gone unnoticed.

After seeing his positive tweets on the movie, Warner Brothers Japan went ahead and made art of a minifig version of Kojima, which he proudly displayed on his social media page.

Wrote a comment on @LEGOBatmanMovie. @wbpictures has made me new 'LEGO HIDEO'. It's the movie fans of LEGO, BATMAN, DC, everyone can enjoy! pic.twitter.com/dCppRoy0tv

PSA: Free Trial Of Dishonored 2 Coming This Week

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PSA: Free Trial Of Dishonored 2 Coming This Week

Known for its open-ended mission structures, supernatural assassination powers, and dual protagonists, Dishonored 2 tells a sweeping tale of revenge. Beginning on April 6, players on PS4, Xbox One, and PC can participate in a free trial of the game as they seek to restore Empress Emily Kaldwin to the throne of Dunwall.

The free trial allows players to play the first three missions of the game's campaign as either Emily or Corvo Atano, protagonist of the original Dishonored. Anyone who participates in the trial and upgrades to the full version of the game will be able to transfer their save data and keep their previous progress. Links for each of the platforms can be found here, (though you'll have to wait until April 6 for the trial to show up).

Check out our review of Dishonored 2, as well as an update that adds a custom difficulty setting to the game. More content can also be found at our Dishonored 2 cover hub.

Cities: Skylines Xbox One Edition Launching This Month

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Cities: Skylines Xbox One Edition Launching This Month

First announced in February, the Xbox One edition of Paradox Interactive's city management sim now has a release date. Players on both Xbox One and Windows 10 can join the metropolis-building action of Cities: Skylines starting on April 21, 2017.

Priced at $39.99, the Xbox One release of Cities: Skylines will include the core game as well as the After Dark expansion, which adds a day-night cycle to your city and a nightlife to go along with it. Other expansions, such as the Snowfall, Natural Disasters, and upcoming Mass Transit expansion, are not bundled in the Xbox One Edition.

Check out our preview of Cities: Skylines Xbox One Edition, as well as our review of the original PC release.

Persona 5 Add-Ons Free On PlayStation Network

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Persona 5 Add-Ons Free On PlayStation Network

Persona 5 is out this week, and it's pretty darned good. If you're planning on picking it up, you may want to swing by Sony's virtual store and download a few freebies – four in-game add-ons are available for the game at no cost.

The free add-ons include a batch of healing items and skill cards, as well as a new difficulty level and the ability to play with the Japanese audio track. Simply go here and download the items individually.

Modder Brings Crysis Nanosuit To Grand Theft Auto V

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Modder Brings Crysis Nanosuit To Grand Theft Auto V

In addition to its lauded single-player campaign and expansive online suite, Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto V also has an active modding community, which has extended the life of the popular open-world sandbox title.

The most recent high-profile modding project has inserted a fully-working Nanosuit from Crysis into GTA V's Los Santos. Just like in Crytek's innovative FPS series, players with the mod can enhance their abilities with super-strength, active camouflage, and, of course, Maximum Armor. See the mod in action below:

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Youtube Video Takes Examines The Mindgames Of Taunting In Competitive Games

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Youtube Video Takes Examines The Mindgames Of Taunting In Competitive Games

Taunting is probably the opposite of sportsmanlike behavior. But in recent months, fighting game players like NuckleDu have taken to taunting their opponents at the competitive level more frequently, as a sort of trick to mess with their opponent's composure.

Youtube channel Core-A gaming takes a look at the recent trend, tackling how taunting affects opponents, how it can work as a legitimate strategy, and why these sorts of tactics are not as recent as some may think.

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Reader Discussion – Which Persona Game Is Your Favorite?

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Reader Discussion – Which Persona Game Is Your Favorite?

While Persona 5 has released in Japan late last year, those of us in North America have had to wait quite a while longer. It's finally here in just a couple days time, and in anticipation of its release, we want to know which entry in the series you found most memorable.

Are you a fan of the darker, brooding Persona 3 or did the cast of Persona 4 endear you? Or in contrast, are you a fan of one of the older entries? If you're not a fan of Persona to begin with, let us know why.

Tell us in the comments which Persona game you enjoyed most.