Many Major Announcements From PlayStation Experience 2016

If you didn’t happen to be in Anaheim, California this weekend, or have time to watch the PlayStation Showcase, you missed a TON of thrilling announcements. But don’t worry, TheButtonSmashers.com has your back, and we’ll get you up to speed in a hot minute. Let’s dive in! Marvel Vs. Capcom Infinite The crowd at PSX went … Read more…

The Bit.Trip: Hard to Beat Value Pack of Zen

The Bit.Trip is a collection of six games featuring the character Commander Video in very simply controlled arcade style games featuring chiptunes, rhythm based movement, and a pixely 80’s style aesthetic. The six games in Bit.Trip have those qualities in common, but they range from side scrolling shooters to a trippy re-imagining of pong. Let’s … Read more…

PlayStation Plus February 2016

We get an extra day this February, but still just the usual six games from PlayStation for our Plus memberships. Starting February 9, we will once again get to vote on one of the free Plus games. The choices are Assault Android Cactus, Broforce, and Action Henk! I’m not one to tell you how to … Read more…

PlayStation Square Enix Sale

  Sony just launched a Square Enix Sale on the PlayStation Store with some really great games for up to 75% off. For just $5 you can get PSOne Classics Final Fantasy VI, Final Fantasy VII, and Final Fantasy VIII.  PS4 games Thief and Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition, and the under-rated Murder: Soul Suspect are just $7.50 each, and Sleeping … Read more…

PlayStation Plus January 2016

As 2016 looms on the horizon, we can all resolve to…play more video games! Having a PlayStation Plus subscription certainly helps this goal, so let’s see what Sony has to offer for the month of January! This month, we have a great mix of  shooter, arena combat, RPG, tactical strategy, side scrolling platformer, and point … Read more…

Kojima Productions Announces Exclusive New Franchise With Sony

Today Hideo Kojima announced the opening of his new game studio, Kojima Productions. The studio will “begin focusing its efforts in developing products that will push the boundaries in innovation and ignite consumer interest worldwide.”   On PlayStation’s official Youtube channel, Andrew House, President and Global CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. wished Kojima well with his new studio, … Read more…

Hideo Kojima finally free from Konami

Hideo Kojima, famed director of the Metal Gear series as well as other highly regarded titles like Zone of the Enders, may finally be free from the oppressive clutches of Konami. Although rumors have been circulating that Kojima was leaving ever since Konami canceled the announced Silent Hill collaboration with Guillermo del Toro, he was … Read more…

PlayStation Plus December 2015

  It’s the last month of the year, and PlayStation Plus subscribers have a pretty good selection of free games to look forward to close out the year. Whether you want to dungeon crawl with a friend, launch off a mountainside and do tricks on a snowboard, or survive in an 80’s style neon open … Read more…

PlayStation Black Friday Deals

PlayStation isn’t waiting until Black Friday to bring the deals to Sony console gamers, and you can score some great games to play over the four day weekend while your uncles argue over football and politics in the other room. Notable price drops on newer releases include:   Assassin’s Creed Syndicate for $35.99 (down 40%) … Read more…

PlayStation Plus November 2015

Another month brings another batch of PlayStation Plus free games, and this month is a GREAT month to be a PlayStation 3 owner. Sony brought a much better selection of games to the table than the last couple of months, not a single side scrolling 8-bit indie platformer in sight. The Walking Dead: Season 2, … Read more…