The first details about Sony’s upcoming console came to light today via EDGE, including some tidbits that haven’t even been hinted at before now. Release windows are given for the PlayStation 4, which will be hitting both the US and Japan by end of year 2013. Europe will only see the console in 2014, “complexities involved in European distribution” cited as responsible for the delay.
It looks like we may have a possibly release date for the next version of Sony’s PlayStation console, the PlayStation 4, as soon has sent out invite to a press event on the 20th of February.
Whilst the PlayStation 4 was not mentioned in the invite, the invite featured the words ‘future of PlayStation’, although Sony has not confirmed the event is for the launch of the new PlayStation 4.
The developers behind the incredibly popular mobile video game Temple Run 2 have announced that the game has broken records. After being available for only two weeks, the game has racked up 15 million downloads. The game has been downloaded a combined 50 million times on Android, Kindle devices, and iOS devices in 13 days.
Gamers on Xbox Live, really any platform, can be a foul mouthed bunch of trash talkers. And sometimes dealing with people on Xbox Live can lead to the police surrounding your home in the middle of the night with guns. Sadly.
Rovio never sleeps. Just days after announcing upcoming new levels for Bad Piggies, called Road Hogs, Rovio has announced twenty new levels to Angry Birds Star Wars. It is called “Escape from Hoth”. These new levels should make the game even better.
GTA V’s release date has been moved down to September 17th, having previously been set in Spring. The only confirmed platforms at the moment are PS3 and Xbox360, with an unannounced PC version waiting in the wings if GTA IV is anything to go by. The new release date is also cutting it close to expected release dates for the new generation of consoles, though Rockstar’s penchant for mature platforms likely put the kibosh on GTA V plans in that direction.
Streaming service Twitch, Activision and Treyarch have today announced that they have now enabled Twitch streaming for their Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 on PC, PS3 and XBox 360 consoles.
The new Twitch streaming support within Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 enables players to benefit from one-click broadcasting and allows you to easily share the Twitch live stream link to Twitter and Facebook.
Today Sony has announced that their new PS Vita exclusive Killzone: Mercenary game will be launching in the UK on September 18th 2013, and will allow player to relive events from the trilogy.
A new Killzone Mercenary gameplay trailer has also been released to mark the announcement, watch the new gameplay trailer after the jump to see it in action.
The closed alpha development stage for the Dirty Bomb game currently under development by Splash Damage, has this week started. But don’t worry if you haven’t already applied for a place on the testing squad as places are still available if you are quick.
For an idead of what you can expect from the new Dirty Bombs game watch the gameplay video trailer after the jump.
Anyone waiting for the highly anticipated launch of the new Project Shield handheld game system that has been created by Nvidia, might be interested in a new article published today by Nvidia that reveals how the Project Shield portable console was built.
Nvidia’s Project Shield is equipped with a 72-core NVIDIA GeForce GPU Quad-core A15 processor and has been designed as a pure Android device.
Nintendo Wii U owners must be feeling pretty frustrated right about now. Wii U owners were supposed to be getting the TVii service when the Wii U first rolled out in the US last November, but when the TVii service rolled out last month, TiVo and Netflix features were unavailable.
Black Ops II players patiently waiting for the launch of the new Black Ops II Revolution Map pack, will be delighted to know that its now landed on the Xbox 360, and will soon be following on other platforms.
The new Black Ops II Revolution Map Pack brings with it four all-new Multiplayer maps, a new Zombies Co-Op map, together with a brand new Zombies game mode and a bonus Multiplayer weapon. Watch the trailer after the jump to see it in action.