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, DECEMBER 2
PS4 pushes Xbox One aside to become UK's fastest ever selling console
Official sales statistics from Chart-Track have confirmed that the PlayStation 4 has become the fastest-selling console in U.K. history, a record previously held by PlayStation Portable (PSP).
PS4 Gaikai to release Q3 2014 in the U.S., Europe in 2015 -- Report
According to Eurogamer, PlayStation 4 will receive the cloud-based streaming service Gaikai in the U.S. in Q3 2014.
PS4 games will look 'even more beautiful' in five years, says Guerrilla Games
Killzone: Shadow Fall developer Guerrilla Games has stated its belief that PlayStation 4 titles five years down the line will have evolved significantly from a visual standpoint.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3
The Walking Dead: Season Two launches this month
Telltale Games has revealed through an official announcement on Twitter that The Walking Dead: Season Two will launch this month. To kindle the hype for the highly anticipated start of the season, Telltale teases us with a screenshot featuring a “familiar face.”
PS4 has sold 2.1 million units, confirms Sony
Sony has announced that the PlayStation 4 has sold 2.1 million units globally since it staggered launch in November.
Sony confirms PS4 has sold 700k in Europe, Australasia
PlayStation 4 sold 700,000 units across Europe and Australasia in the period November 29 - December 1, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. has confirmed (via worldsfactory).
Sony confirms PS4's Share button has been used 6.5 million times
PlayStation 4’s Share button has been used more than 6.5 million times since the launch of the console last month, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) has revealed (via DualShockers).