Welcome to another instalment in our weekly news digest where the team at PSU Towers picks our favourite slices of PlayStation-related gossip from the past seven days. See below for the week’s highlights by clicking the links provided.
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MONDAY, OCTOBER 21
PS4's Killzone: Shadow Fall goes gold
PlayStation 4 launch title Killzone: Shadow Fall has officially gone gold, Guerrilla Games’ Angie Smets has confirmed.
Battlefield 5 teased by DICE, due in 'just a few years'
The New York Times reports that the successor to DICE’s Battlefield 4 will hit stores in just a few years.
PS4's $1,800 cost in Brazil due to exorbitant 'import taxes and fees'
Last week, we reported that PlayStation 4 will cost the equivalent of 1,800 U.S. Dollars in Brazil. It's a stupefyingly exorbitant price, but apparently, there's good reason for it: a great deal of import fees and taxes are being levied against Sony Computer Entertainment America in the process of shipping PS4s to Brazil.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22
PS4 cross-game chat will support up to 8 players
PlayStation 4’s cross-game chat feature will support up to eight players, according to Sony Computer Entertainment Social Media boss, Sid Shuman.
Dragon's Dogma 2, Devil May Cry 5 hinted at by Capcom
The director behind Dragon’s Dogma has expressed interest in a sequel to the Capcom fantasy-RPG, possibly for PlayStation 4.
DualShock 4 original design was like Xbox 360 pad
Sony’s head of product planning department has revealed that the PlayStation 4’s DualShock 4 pad went through some original designs that resembled the Xbox 360 controller.
PSN mobile site now ready for purchasing on the go
Sony has now unleashed the mobile site for the Sony Entertainment Network, or PlayStation Network.