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PlayStation News of the Week: March 24 - 29, 2014

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on 30 March 2014

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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inFAMOUS: Second Son is PS4's 2nd biggest launch ever behind Killzone

Sucker Punch’s inFAMOUS: Second Son has debuted at number one on the U.K. All Format Charts following its launch last Friday.

PS4 enjoys 106% hardware sales rise following InFamous: Second Son launch

PlayStation 4 console sales have seen a massive 106% spike in the U.K. since the launch of Sucker Punch Productions’ InFamous: Second Son.

Mega64's hilarious Kutaragi's Way video reimagines PlayStation's creation as an 80s pulp action movie

In honor of "Father of the PlayStation" Ken Kutaragi receiving the 2014 GDC Lifetime Achievement award last week, gaming sketch comedy group Mega64 created the hilarious Kutaragi Way, a video detailing PlayStation's rise as an over-the-top, violent 80s action flick.


PS4 getting PS1, PS2 support with 1080p rendering -- rumor

Industry tipster Ahsan ‘thuway’ Rasheed has Tweeted that PlayStation 4 will receive support for PSOne and PS2 Classics, complete with native 1080p rendering for certain titles.

Michael Pachter: Project Morpheus 'a really bad idea for Sony'

Wedbush Morgan’s Michael Pachter has chimed in on the topic of Sony’s recently-announced Project Morpheus, suggesting the VR headset will be ‘really bad idea’ for the console maker.

Sony Santa Monica Studio has 'STELLAR lineup coming,' says former lead designer Seth Killian

Former Sony Santa Monica Studios lead designer Seth Killian tweeted that the studio has a "STELLAR" lineup" of games in the works.


Watch Dogs PS4 Premium Vigilante Edition detailed, features a hoodie and USB stick

U.K. retail giant GAME is offering a PlayStation 4 and Xbox One Premium Vigilante Edition of Ubisoft’s upcoming Watch Dogs.

Fresh list of PS4 titles releasing in 2014

Sony has released a full list of titles that are to release this year for the PlayStation 4.

The Last of Us enhanced version coming to PS4 in summer, says PlayStation Turkey VP

An updated version of Naughty Dog’s smash hit, The Last of Us, complete with DLC and enhanced graphics may be hitting PlayStation 4 come summertime, if a CNN Turkey interview with PlayStation Turkey’s Vice President Sercan Sülün is anything to go by.