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, APRIL 7
New Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain details drop
Metal Gear mastermind Hideo Kojima has shed light on some of the challenges Snake will face in the forthcoming Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.
Ubisoft's Watch Dogs will not feature a 'jump' button
It may come as somewhat of a surprise – especially for a game that prides itself on the player’s ability to traverse a beautiful, dense city – but Ubisoft’s upcoming hacking adventure, Watch Dogs, will not feature a ‘jump’ button.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 trailer pulls curtain on roster of villains
Activision has released a new trailer for its upcoming movie tie-in game, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, casting a spotlight on the jam-packed villain roster.
TUESDAY, APRIL 8
Kingdom Under Fire PS4 looks better than PC version
The producer behind Kingdom Under Fire 2 has revealed that the PlayStation 4 version of the upcoming MMORPG will boast “better graphics” than its PC counterpart.
PS4 SCE London Studio game will use Unreal Engine -- report
The unannounced PlayStation 4 project currently in development at SCE London Studio will utilize the Unreal Engine.
Borderlands 2 PS Vita bundle release date announced
Sony has announced the release date for the PlayStation Vita bundle for Borderlands 2.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9
GTA V PS4 coming June 2014, says German retailer
Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto V will be released for PlayStation 4, PC and Xbox One in June 2014, according to a German retail boss (via BehindGames).
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel announced, due this fall for PS3
2K Games has officially announced Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel for PlayStation, PC and Xbox 360.
The Last of Us Remastered announced for PS4, due this summer
Sony has officially confirmed The Last of Us Remastered for PS4. Naughty Dog's Community Strategist, Arne Meyer, detailed the port on the U.S. PlayStation Blog.