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, NOVEMBER 4
U.K. Charts: Assassin's Creed 4 sinks Batman: Arkham Origins
Pirate-themed adventure Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag has taken the top spot on the U.K. All Format Chart following its launch last Tuesday.
Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes coming next year for PS4
Konami has today announced that the first chapter of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain will be released in the form of a prologue, entitled Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes. This prologue will be released on current and next-generation titles in spring 2014.
PS Vita firmware 3.00 is here: PS4 Remote Play, second-screen functionality, and more
In time for the impending arrival of PlayStation 4 later this month, Sony has confirmed that PlayStation Vita's new update--firmware 3.00--will allow the platforms to link up in numerous ways.
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5
PocketStation for PS Vita app announced for Japan
PocketStation for PlayStation Vita, a new app designed especially for Sony’s new handheld, has been officially announced today by Sony Computer Entertainment Japan (SCEJ).
PS4, Xbox One Call of Duty: Ghosts was a 'logistical nightmare' says dev
Developer Infinity Ward has said that prepping the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Call of Duty: Ghosts for release alongside their current-generation counterparts proved a ‘logistical nightmare.’
GTA Online update 1.05 now live
Grand Theft Auto Online has received its latest patch in the shape of update 1.05 for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.