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In a recent community announcement on, Sony has stated that they will be shutting down their community hub network, PlayStation Home. The network, which allows players to create avatars and virtual homes on their PlayStation, will be shut down on the 31st of March, 2015.

Sony had already announced the closure of the network in Asia last month. New content will cease to be published as of November this year, and European gamers will be able to download content until the 3rd of December.

More info after the jump!

A lot of Destiny players were rather disappointed when Bungie decided to put a stop to farming items in the cave on Earth, saying that "shooting at a black hole for hours on end isn't our dream for how Destiny is played."

However, Guardians everywhere can rejoice, because the gamers on the PS4Trophies YouTube channel have already gone and made a video about a new area where you can farm items to your heart's content.

Find out where it is after the jump!

In the past, main series Assassin's Creed games were noted with a numeral, while spin-offs or side stories had a subtitle. Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag mixed things up a bit by having both, and now it appears that numbered entries are disappearing altogether. According to Assassin’s Creed Unity developer Arnaud Jamin, Ubisoft plans to "go with a title that matches the theme in the future" rather than having numbered entries. Assassin's Creed Unity (as well as Assassin's Creed Rogue) launches on November 11.

Bayonetta 2 has launched in Japan (one more month for the rest of the world) and with it, gamers scored a free copy of the original Bayonetta remade for Wii U. As you may remember from years ago, Bayonetta's PlayStation 3 version was infamously less impressive than the Xbox 360 version despite superior hardware, and some have wondered how the game will hold up on Wii U. Can it be adequately ported to another console without repeating the same mistakes? Digital Foundry has done their usual in-depth amount of digging, and have release side-by-side comparison videos and a detailed analysis. Hit the jump to check it out!

A new game for the 3DS (and other consoles) has been announced. Unfortunately it's not a Majora's Mask remake or a new Metroid game, but a licensed Duck Dynasty game being published by Activision and developed by Black Lantern Studios, Inc. Click to find out more and see screenshots of the 3DS version!

Anyone who has put a significant amount of time into an MMO should know that farming is an integral part of the experience. Dedicated players have farming down to a science, and are able to figure out the route that provides the most profit in the least amount of time. Sometimes these techniques rely on exploits within the game, however. Such was the case with the "Loot Cave" in Destiny. The downside is that these exploits usually don't last long. Look after the jump to learn what happened!

In addition to yesterday's trailer featuring Quiet the sniper, more English footage has been released from the Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain presentation at Tokyo Game Show. Remember Snake's one-eyed wolf companion from the screenshots a few days ago? The scene where those were taken from and it's now available for you to watch! Starting as an untrained pup rescued from the battlefield "DD" (short for Diamond Dog) will eventually grow into a valuable asset for you in The Phantom Pain. Hit the jump to watch!

During Tokyo Game Show Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima demoed some new gameplay and cinematic footage for the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. This included a good look at Quiet, a talented sniper who is as deadly as she is beautiful. The footage showed at Tokyo Game Show was, of course, in Japanese, but the trailer has since been released in English. Quiet looks to be a source of contention in the game's plot, as the inhabitants of Mother Base are divided on the topic of allowing her to live after seeing their secret location. Check it out by clicking below!

The weekly hardware and software sales for Japan are in, and Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS is the number one game for the second week. Despite launching months ago, Yokai Watch 2 is still selling well, and checks in at number two. Bayonetta 2 has released in Japan (one more month for the rest of the world), debuting at number three. Cracking the top three is great for Bayonetta 2, but it sold under 40,000 in a week where there were no other new games as competition, so it's a little bittersweet for the hack and slash adventure from Platinum Games. You can check out the full breakdown after the jump.

Watch Dogs was one of the most hyped and highly-anticipated titles of the year, and the game has been a financial success, but its launch wasn't perfect. Watch Dogs had a bit of mixed reception, and many fans felt it didn't quite live up to the expectations. Ubisoft has taken those criticisms to heart, and according to Ubisoft Montreal vice president Lionel Raynaud, the complaints are fair and true. Raynaud compares Watch Dogs to the first Assassin's Creed game, saying it was flawed and deserved the criticism, but it lays the groundwork for an improved future. Hit the jump to see more.