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This Week's Top Stories: June 3 - 8, 2013

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on 8 June 2013

Welcome to another instalment in our weekly news digest where the team at PSU Towers picks our favourite slices of gaming gossip from the past seven days. See below for the week’s highlights.

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PS4 is a 'great platform' for MMOs, says DC Universe Online producer

Discussing the success of DC Universe Online on the PlayStation 3, the game's producer, Larry Liberty, said in an interview with NowGamer that the PlayStation 4 will be a 'great platform for MMOs'.

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The Last Guardian tipped for E3, PS4 re-reveal on the cards?

Team ICO’s long-delayed The Last Guardian could finally be showing its face after a lengthy hiatus at E3 next week.

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PS4 to cost $349, says analyst Michael Pachter

Wedbush Morgan’s Michael Pachter has predicted that PlayStation 4 will retail for around $349 when it hits stores this holiday season.

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The Last of Us multiplayer footage revealed, more to come hints Naughty Dog

With the June 14 release of the highly anticipated survival horror title The Last of Us right around the corner, developer Naughty Dog has been adamantly releasing new and long-desired information on its upcoming blockbuster.

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Saints Row IV Collector's Edition announced

Deep Silver has pulled the wraps off a £89.99 Collector’s Edition for Saints Row IV, dubbed the ‘Super Dangerous Wub Wub Edition.’

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PlanetSide 2 coming to PS4, another free-to-play MMO

Sony Online Entertainment will release PlanetSide 2 on PlayStation 4 as a free download in 2013, reports IGN.

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DC Universe Online coming to PS4 - PS3 superhero MMO gets next-gen outing

Alongside PlanetSide 2, confirmed today for release on PS4, Sony Online Entertainment will launch another MMO in the form of DC Universe Online, reports IGN.

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PS4, Xbox One launch won't affect GTA V sales, says Take-Two

Take-Two boss Strauss Zelnick has stated his belief that the arrival of next-generation consoles later this year won’t negatively impact sales of the hotly-anticipated crime sequel, Grand Theft Auto V.

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Microsoft's epic fail as E3 teaser shows PS4's Killzone: Shadow Fall

PlayStation 4’s Killzone: Shadow Fall has set tongues wagging all over the web since its unveiling back in February, but the last place we expected it to receive air time is on Microsoft’s own Facebook page

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Capcom has a 'big surprise' in store for E3 as it reveals full line-up

Capcom has unveiled its line-up for E3 next week, confirming the likes of Lost Planet 3 and DuckTales Remastered will be among the games on display.

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Kiefer Sutherland providing Snake's voice and facial capture in Metal Gear Solid V

During the Konami Pre-E3 Show today, Hideo Kojima announced that, as rumored, TV show 24 star Kiefer Sutherland will voice and provide facial motion capture for Naked Snake/Big Boss in the Metal Gear Solid V

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Gamers buy PS3 just to play DUST 514, says CCP Games

PlayStation 3 has experienced a surge in sales from those wanting to give free-to-play shooter DUST 514 a spin, the game’s developer has claimed.

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PS4 racer DriveClub playable at E3

Sony has confirmed that DriveClub, the upcoming PlayStation 4-exclusive racer from Evolution Studios, will be playable at next week’s E3 convention in Los Angeles

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Uncharted 3, LBP Karting, XCOM: Enemy Unknown to join PS Plus Instant Game Collection

Earlier this week, PlayStation Universe reported five new games to be making their way to the North American PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection introduced a year ago.

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Kojima Productions on why Snake doesn't have a new Japanese voice actor for Metal Gear Solid V

During their Kojima Productions Alert podcast, the studio behind Metal Gear Solid V answered a few questions fans had submitted about the new game.

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