This holiday season is yet another much-anticipated one for gamers, game developers and platform makers alike, with new versions of major console gaming platforms and with exciting new games.
The numbers suggest that Microsoft is not making much money off the Xbox One either.
iFixit conducted a thorough teardown of Microsoft’s latest gaming console, and found that it is easily repairable.
EA is considering multi-platform releases for Titanfall sequels, hinting yet again at the possibility of Titanfall 2 being made available for the PlayStation 4.
Despite a plague of reports of hardware failures and system faults, it seems at the very least that the PlayStation 4 is tornado-proof. “That’s the face of a man with homeowner’s insurance.”
That’s why you don’t buy new hardware on launch.
While folks were waiting around to get their PlayStation 4 delivered to their doorsteps, someone with an early unit was busy shooting it, literally, with a sniper rifle.
Sony has announced that its next-gen PlayStation 4 console has sold more than 1 million units in just 24 hours since launch.
Playstation R&D boss makes the case for using a tried and true technology at AMD’s APU conference.
In an update on the PSN usage terms, Sony has revealed that they can “record any and all of your PSN activity”, which includes voice and text communications, among other things.
Small but still appreciable, Sony’s PlayStation 4 has now get yet another technical advantage over the Xbox One ahead of both’s imminent launch.
Sony announced that the PlayStation 3 console has crossed 80 million sales in seven years, and has mentioned that interest in the console is still high, with over 300 titles due to launch on it this holiday season.
Following Sony’s statements that the PlayStation 4 will not be able to read audio CDs, Microsoft has confirmed that the Xbox One will be able to do so.
Users will be able to download and play a game on two systems concurrently, but they will need to sign in with their own account to launch the game on the secondary PS4.
“It’s not good for our gamers and it’s not good for the PlayStation brand,” says Sony executive.
In another world, the Playstation 4’s controller would have had an analog stick above the directional pad.
Sony’s next-gen console follows a similar blue and white color scheme that the brand has been using for its game-related products.
The Dualshock 4 will be compatible with PCs running Windows “for basic functions”.
Ubisoft announced that Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag will be available for Windows three weeks after it debuts on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.
Capcom’s PS4 exclusive is going to be exceptionally light on your wallet.