The Last Guardian

Does the successor to Ico and Shadow of the Colossus live up to its lineage? It does so much more.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: The Last Guardian

Digital Foundry compares three very different ways to play this beautiful game.

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The best 15 PS4 games you can play right now

From the best exclusives to third-party games.

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Shadow of Colossus creator Fumito Ueda offers update on his mysterious new game

"What we're making now doesn't feel like an indie game".

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Fumito Ueda's studio shows a picture of what could be its new game

A girl and a giant, titled Beauty and the Beast.

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Jelly DealsJelly Deals: The Last Guardian is discounted. Again.

Down to £22.85 in the UK, $39.99 in the US.

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Feature2016 was the year that Japanese games struck back

Japanese video game makers look to their past to define their future.

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Dead Rising 4 outsold The Last Guardian

But it did beat Ico and Shadow of the Colossus.

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Digital FoundryTech Analysis: The Last Guardian

Digital Foundry tracks the game's progress from initial target render to final code.

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EssentialThe Last Guardian review

The thing with feathers.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: The Last Guardian

Digital Foundry compares three very different ways to play this beautiful game.

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Digital FoundryHow to access smoother performance for The Last Guardian on 4K displays

How to trade resolution for higher frame-rates on PS4 Pro.

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The Last Guardian media kit includes a heartfelt message from creator Fumito Ueda

"... we ran into a few twists and turns along the way…"

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The Last Guardian is getting PS4 Pro support

4K support, improved performance and HDR inbound.

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Feature“Never in my wildest imagination did I think The Last Guardian would take this long”

Fumito Ueda on the game that took him almost ten years to make.

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The Last Guardian delayed again

Now out December 2016.

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FeatureThe Last Guardian: the first 40 minutes

It's real, it has a release date, and we've played it.

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The Last Guardian re-emerges, on track for 2016 release

And now Trico can fire lightning from his tail.

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FeatureGoing face to face with The Last Guardian

Trico's at Tokyo Game Show (but not how you might have hoped).

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FeatureShuhei Yoshida on saving The Last Guardian and PS4 in Japan

And "the morning after" that press conference.

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FeatureThe E3 Bulletin: Thursday

Shenmue! Ghost Recon! Zelda! Mirror's Edge!

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PS3 Last Guardian trailer was "specced up" for the occasion

Wasn't like that in real life, hence the problems.

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The Last Guardian lives! Still directed by Fumito Ueda

Due next year. Trailer shows gameplay.

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The Last Guardian E3 rumour rumbles again

Plus, is Mark Cerny involved?

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FeatureTomb Raider, Vita's no-show and the mystery of 10m PS4 sales

Our Gamescom interview with Sony's Shuhei Yoshida.

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It's time for your latest update on The Last Guardian - again

Don't hold your breath for it being at this year's Tokyo Game Show.

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It's time for your latest update on The Last Guardian

"People are going through this roller coaster of emotions, and it's our fault for not releasing the game yet."

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FeatureDevelopers' Most Anticipated Games of 2014

Titanfall! Destiny! The Witcher 3! The Last Guardian (hopefully)!

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The Last Guardian creator "terribly sorry" for ongoing delays

Sony's reaction to him quitting "was not easy".

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The Last Guardian "well staffed" and "in development"

But still no word on when, where or how it will be released.

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Here is your regular Last Guardian update

"They are still working on it," says Yoshida.

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The Last Guardian now "on hiatus", Sony says

UPDATE: Sony's Jim Ryan doesn't think it's been cancelled.

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FeatureThe big interview: Sony's Shuhei Yoshida on PS4

"It's more about services than the system."

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Still no sign of The Last Guardian

Ueda chance to talk about it just then, Sony.

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Sony had to "re-do" work on The Last Guardian, still a PS3 game

Eye-catching Team Ico title still alive, Yoshida confirms.

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FeatureE3 2012: The Vapourware List

The absent games we're beginning to wonder about.

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The Last Guardian still having "technical difficulties", says Sony

Shuhei Yoshida deflects rumours of it moving to PS4.

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Sony US and UK teams helping out on The Last Guardian

"It's playable, but not to the point we can talk about the timing of launch."

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Sony US boss Tretton downplays PS4 2012 announcement

Uses that "hitting its stride" phrase for PS3 again.

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Sony: The Last Guardian is making "slow progress"

"There's some scrapping and rebuilding."

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FeatureActual New Games of 2012

Wonder and joy, please.

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GameStop pulls The Last Guardian from its release schedule

UPDATE: Retailer admits error, Last Guardian lives.

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The Last Guardian: Sony confirms Fumito Ueda's departure

Is "committed to completing" the project.

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The Last Guardian executive producer quits Sony

Joins social game studio Bossa.

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The Last Guardian creator Fumito Ueda leaves Sony - rumour

Goes freelance to finish PlayStation 3 exclusive.

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18 unannounced Vita games set for TGS

Plus three unannounced PS3 games.

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Team Ico HD bonus content detailed

Last Guardian video footage included.

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The Last Guardian suffers delay

Sony delays ICO/SOTC Collection, too.

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FeatureThe Last Guardian

Fumito's secret.

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The Last Guardian release date revealed?

UK shops agree on October date.

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VideoThe Last Guardian footage uncovered

Japanese TV shows new clips.

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ICO, Guardian films being "fought for"

SOTC movie maker would "love" them.

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Team Ico Collection gets Trophies

Move and 3D possible for The Last Guardian.

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The Last Guardian out "late 2011"

For those confused by "holiday 2011".

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VideoThe Last Guardian reveal trailer

We fetch dog-eagle footage for you.

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Last Guardian coming holiday 2011

"It's time for us to go into crunch mode."

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The Last Guardian shown at TGS

Stills captured from demonstration.

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Screenshot blowout for Last Guardian

All the new images scooped.

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Ueda presenting Last Guardian at TGS

Sony's let the cateagle out of the bag.

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Team ICO "hard at work" on Last Guardian

But no word on when we'll see it again.

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FeatureSCEI's Fumito Ueda

On The Last Guardian, ICO and more.

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The Last Guardian

Tattoos! Colossi-like armour! Horns!

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Team ICO pack for LBP this week

ICO, Yorda costumes shown.

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E3: The Last Guardian

Team ICO's new beauty.

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E3: Last Guardian beast is a cateagle

Creator Ueda details his next.

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E3: Trico finally shown, renamed

Ueda's The Last Guardian.

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Project Trico video leaked

Footage thought to be over a year old.

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GDC: My games aren't art, says ICO man

Plus: Suda51 on being inspired while pooping.

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ICO creator to speak at GDC

Ueda ready to show PS3 game?

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Sony boss praises Ico team's new game

It'll take four years to finish up, mind.

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ICO creator to speak at Nordic Game 08

Fumito Ueda discussing "disruptive design".

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"ICO 3" image pops up in job ad

Kristan excited like little child.