Resident Evil 7’s final demo is out for PS4 and PlayStation VR

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Resident Evil 7’s final demo is out for PS4 and PlayStation VR

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard gets its final playable teaser today as a free download from the PlayStation Store, available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 Pro and PlayStation VR.

The demo takes players back to that creepy, unsettling house, whose residents seem to be happily participating in cannibalism.

Cult hit Windjammers coming to PS4 and Vita

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Cult hit Windjammers coming to PS4 and Vita

Windjammers, the Neo Geo classic flying disc game first released in 1994, is coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita, Sony announced at PlayStation Experience 2016 today.

Gio Corsi, senior director of third part production at Sony Interactive Entertainment America, announced the title as part of the “building the list” initiative, which takes PlayStation fan suggestions and turns them into reality — sometimes against all odds.

Knack 2 is actually happening

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Knack 2 is actually happening

Knack 2 is coming to PlayStation 4, Sony announced at PlayStation Experience 2016 today. The sequel to the platforming beat ‘em up will add a big dose of cooperative multiplayer, according to a trailer shown by Sony Interactive Entertainment today.

Sony didn’t provide a release date for Knack 2.

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 available today on PlayStation 4

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Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 available today on PlayStation 4

Shortly after revealing the new Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite at PlayStation Experience, PlayStation’s Shawn Layden announced that Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 — which has been missing from both PlayStation Network and Xbox Live since Dec. 2013 — will be available on PlayStation 4 today.

The game, which was originally released in 2011, features playable characters from across the Capcom and Marvel universes. Unlike the recently announced Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite, which eschews Marvel’s mutants in favor of familiar faces from the comic giant’s Cinematic Universe, UMvC3 is full of mutants like Wolverine and Magneto.

Destiny’s December update brings back Sparrow Racing

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Destiny’s December update brings back Sparrow Racing

Bungie will release a new update for Destiny: Rise of Iron later this month that brings back the Sparrow Racing League event alongside a host of other activities, Activision announced at PlayStation Experience 2016 today.

The update, named The Dawning, will bring back the competitive racing event from last year with new sparrows and new tracks, Bungie said in a reveal trailer. The update will also add the requisite new weapons and gear, as well as decorative items, like masks, shaders and emblems.

Wipeout coming back with Wipeout: Omega Collection on PS4

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Wipeout coming back with Wipeout: Omega Collection on PS4

PlayStation’s futuristic racing series Wipeout returns in the summer on PlayStation 4 with Wipeout: Omega Collection, which appears to be a remastered anthology of the series.

The announcement video is above. The Wipeout series spans nine games, the most recent being Wipeout 2048, launched in 2012 for PlayStation Vita.

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy is coming from Naughty Dog

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Uncharted: The Lost Legacy is coming from Naughty Dog

A nearly six-minute cold open for PlayStation Experience looked so, so much like the next Tomb Raider game — until it wasn’t.

In the video, a woman in a hijab navigates a tense situation involving a distrustful military and dangerous adversaries and, at the end, she is revealed to be not Lara Croft — but Chloe Frazier! who was introduced in Uncharted 2: Among Thieves. She’ll be teaming up with Nadine Ross, who debuted in Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End which launched this year.

Marvel vs. Capcom returns

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Marvel vs. Capcom returns

It’s Marvel time. Capcom announced a new entry in the Marvel vs. Capcom series at PlayStation Experience today. Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite is coming in 2017.

The game’s debut trailer showcased a handful of characters from each side, including Ryu, Mega Man, Iron Man and Captain Marvel.

WWII fighter pilot game leans on Tuskegee Airmen’s legacy to get Kickstarter aloft

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WWII fighter pilot game leans on Tuskegee Airmen’s legacy to get Kickstarter aloft

By gameplay concept alone, Iron Wings would be difficult to stand out from the crowd of Kickstarted video games begging for your dollar. It's an air combat shooter proposed for PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One, and there have been plenty of those, through all periods of history, on consoles and PCs down through the years.

What's eye-catching about Iron Wings, by Messina, Italy-based Naps Team, is the cast: African-American pilots. And women. In World War II. It's as if the studio — which dates to 1993 — understood how tough it would be to stand out using a bog-standard squadron of Allies, and the gameplay concepts they wish to introduce with Iron Wings wouldn’t be enough to set things apart.

Where to buy the NES Classic Edition: Urban Outfitters

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Where to buy the NES Classic Edition: Urban Outfitters

If you missed out on the NES Classic Edition — and many have — on sale over the past month, good news: Urban Outfitters, of all places, will have it on sale beginning Monday, Dec. 6.

The sale is online only through urbanoutfitters.com. It probably is not going to last very long. A news release sent by the company did not say exactly when the NES Classic Edition would be listed on their site.