The Drop: New PlayStation Games for 8/21/2018

Explore a vast hand-crafted world inspired by Mexican culture and folklore, filled to the brim with wacky new villains and weirdos, a few old friends… and a whole lotta chicken.

Developed by Drinkbox Studios, Guacamelee! 2 is a frantic, festive Metroidvania-style adventure featuring a new upgrade system, 4-player local co-op, and more gorgeous visuals thanks to a fancy new rendering engine (and some pollo power).

PlayStation Store: July’s Top Downloads

Grand Theft Auto V tops the chart for the second month straight! Is this reignited interest thanks to the Red Dead hype train kicking into gear? Or perhaps it’s the impressive new “After Hours” DLC just added to GTA Online. Maybe it’s that Stone Hatchet you can unlock in GTA and RDR2. Either way, congrats Rockstar!

The Drop: New PlayStation Games for 8/14/2018

As a faithful agent of Death, you are bound to his service and must fight your way through an alien planet filled with beasts, knights, and immortal bosses.

Developed by White Rabbit, Death’s Gambit takes 2D combat to new levels, favoring strategic gameplay and character development over button mashing. Explore seven different playable classes, challenge towering monsters, and discover the true price of immortality.

Players’ Choice: Vote for July 2018’s Best New Game

And we’re back! The Players’ Choice polls for July 2018 are officially open, and it’s time for you to help us decide what the month’s best new game was. Don’t dawdle — voting closes Sunday night at 11:59pm Pacific! How does it work? At the end of every month, PlayStation.Blog will open a poll where […]

Interview: Miyazaki on the Limbs and Lore of Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

A few weeks ago, I was granted an opportunity one does not pass up: a one-on-one interview with Hidetaka Miyazaki. The famed director of Dark Souls and Bloodborne set aside an hour on the final day of E3 to answer my questions about Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, the mysterious new PS4 project currently in development.

We discussed the game’s setting, Miyazaki-san’s reoccurring theme of death, and his philosophy on “lore” vs “story.”

Players’ Choice: Vote for June 2018’s Best New Game

It’s that time again! June 2018 has come to a close, so we now look to you, the readers of PlayStation.Blog, to help us decide what the best new game of the month was. Cast your vote below before the polls close on July 6 at 11:59pm Pacific, and we’ll reveal the winner in mid-July — along with a new batch of Editor’s Choice picks from the past three months!