PS4 tips and tricks 2019: DualShock light bar & revealing hidden trophies!


If you reckon you know your PS4 console down to its GPU then you might want to think again. Most of us have discovered all of the features of our beloved PlayStation, but it seems that among the latest PS4 tips and tricks 2019 are some additions that many of us never even knew about.

PS4 tips and tricks 2019 – revealing hidden trophies

RockyBalbubba, now a Redditor with a heck of a lot of upvotes has taken the PS4 community by storm after revealing a new entry among the PS4 tips and tricks 2019 finds which has completely surprised the entire PlayStation Reddit community.

The title of the post read:

”Ive a had a PS4 for almost five years.”  and ”I just now learned if you select a hidden trophy and press square it’ll tell you what the trophy is”

For 26,800 players (myself included) this bombshell was unknown territory and something so simple that most of us had no clue that it even existed. The post also received a whopping 1,400 replies (at the time of writing) from players holding their hands up to not knowing about this little PS4 tips and tricks 2019 entry. hopefully this feature will be less hidden when the PS5 releases next year.

PS4 tips and tricks 2019 – DualShock Controller light bar meanings

After the PS4 tips and tricks 2019 entry from RockyBalbubba got so much attention, the post rapidly grew into other Redditors sharing their own versions of their console finds for others to enjoy.

One entry by Redditor kingbankai explained that the light bar on our PS4 DualShock controllers are trying to tell us something. Specifically that “if your controller is charging, the slower it pulses the closer it is to being fully charged.” slow down, mind-blowing!

PS4 tips and tricks 2019 – hidden trophies part 2

after the ability to reveal the requirements for the PS4 hidden trophies dropped, Redditor Dark_Pump took things one step further to explain “if you hit options after revealing [a hidden trophies requirements] there’s a “search internet” button and that’ll take you to a web page filled with guides for the trophy.” In other words having to go back and fourth between your game and your PC or phone is no more. You’ll be able to get what you need right then and there.

Make sure to check out the other PS4 tips and tricks 2019 comments on the Reddit page, you may already know about many of them but you also mkght find something you never knew. Considering the PS4 console has been around for several years now it’s sad these features have only just been discovered, considering the PS5 is well and truly on the way.

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