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Killzone Mercenary looks “Gorgeous”: engine almost the same as KZ3, says report

Monday, 28 January 2013 13:37 GMT By Dave Cook

Killzone Mercenary has featured on the cover of Polish game magazine PSX Extreme, along with some debut game art – see it here. Keen gamers have now translated the article and have stripped it for news.

Gamers over on NeoGAF have mined the above feature and have unearthed a few nuggets of information.

First, is that the game is said to run on an engine that is almost identical to that of Killzone 3, developer Guerilla Game’s last outing for the franchise. New ‘gimmicks’ have been added to get the most out of the PS Vita’s touch controls, hence the slight engine shift.

The piece calls Killzone: Mercenary “Gorgeous” and states that it boasts crisp textures, impressive draw distances and ‘awesome’ character models.

Finally, they state that the game is essentially portable Killzone 3, looks better than Uncharted: The Golden Abyss and runs stably even with a lot of combat kicking off in the games wide areas.

Bear in mind the folly of translations however, and don’t treat these as iron clad facts until we get confirmation from Sony. Meanwhile, speculate away below.

Thanks Examiner.

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114 Comments

  1. theevilaires

    My vita is starving for this game. Day 1 buy for me. These portal games are the reason I buy a portable powerhouse like the Vita over a 3DS. I want brilliant gorgeous graphics on my OLED screen.

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Dragon246

    @Tea,
    +1

    #2 2 years ago
  3. KrazyKraut

    Day 1!

    #3 2 years ago
  4. polygem

    i just want awesome games. all that counts for me. after the ultrabad resistance BS, i am sceptical about this one. hope it will be good though, i loved killzone liberation.
    hopefully sony wont continue to trash their awesome ip’s.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. woe

    I remember some blind reviewers ranting on about Uncharted for the PS Vita looking almost the same as the PS3, so i will be waiting to for Digital Foundry to dissect this game before falling for the media hype like last time.

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Deacon

    Nah… I’m kind of in the camp that thinks traditional FPS games are totally wasted on a handheld. That is unless they can substantially alter or enhance the experience somehow (no, not a few touchscreen death moves).
    I just don’t see how this would be preferable over playing KZ on your big screen.

    Great for those who love FPS but don’t HAVE a main console, but certainly not for me. I don’t see how those nubs would offer even HALF the sensitivity and accuracy of a standard controller.

    It doesn’t take games like this to see how much better the Vita tech is than the 3DS, imo. In fact screw the tech – the 3DS is the more attractive console right now – period. I love my Vita, but if it weren’t for Persona 4 I wouldn’t have touched it these last few weeks. 3DS is where the games at. One handheld FPS isn’t going to swing the scales by any great deal, imo.

    Admittedly, it does look great. Just not for me I guess.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. BraveArse

    Digital Foundry – the ultimate resource in missing the point imo.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. absolutezero

    Well said Brave. Jesus Christ you guys sound like viral marketing bots.

    “I want brilliant gorgeous graphics on my OLED screen.”

    Really? Did you even read that before you posted it? REALLY?

    #8 2 years ago
  9. lexph3re

    I honestly don’t see why so many are against handheld fps’s and make it seem like you have to choose between console or portable fps’s. Why can’t you have both?

    #9 2 years ago
  10. theevilaires

    @ Deacon you’ve never actually held a Vita in your hands have you? ;) Doesn’t matter what kind of game you’re playing on the Vita. Its just the magic of that lovely 5″ OLED screen with those crisp eye popping graphics. From the moment you turn it on your eyes will be in an orgasmic trance.

    When I see the Headline KZ Mercenary engine is the same as KZ3 on Vita all that I can imagine is the game in my in my hands and this song playing in my head as I press start past the loading screen… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EbVA6vcas1o

    The Vita isn’t even 1 year old yet and already its matching the PS3? ….and they say Nintendo means gaming Heaven :P

    #10 2 years ago
  11. theevilaires

    Hey Lex I remember when people’s main excuse for not buying the PSP was because it didn’t have a second analog for FPS….Its SONY man ;) Damned if you do…damned if you don’t.

    #11 2 years ago
  12. ps3fanboy

    THIS!… first day buy easy!

    #12 2 years ago
  13. absolutezero

    Why are you pretending that FPS on handhelds are new?

    Theres a whole bunch on the original DS. Dementium, Moon and Metroid Hunters. They all work perfectly well.

    Shhhh though this is all about console quality games on a handheld as evidenced by Resistance and CoD on the Vita being about the same quality as Turning Point on the PS3.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. polygem

    @8: that´s exactly what i don´t understand. the uber tech, cell processor, best graphics, best tech, we´re the best bs that many (not all!) sony “fans” don´t get tired off…all they do with that is giving their beloved company bad rep. many sony guys are an absolute turn off…just look at the ign ´beyond´ (sigh) comments section. hells gates opening right in front of you. the prototype of the narrow minded, style over substance “gamer”.
    those people don´t love gaming.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. lexph3re

    SHHHHH Metoid hunters on DS does not work very well.lol I was originally in love with it till I bought it. just no

    #15 2 years ago
  16. polygem

    “Doesn’t matter what kind of game you’re playing on the Vita. Its just the magic of that lovely 5″ OLED screen with those crisp eye popping graphics. From the moment you turn it on your eyes will be in an orgasmic trance.”

    i had one…i can assure you. it´s a great screen, the rest of this post is just a lie.

    #16 2 years ago
  17. polygem

    didn´t like hunters much either.

    #17 2 years ago
  18. absolutezero

    Its a better FPS than all of the supposed “Console Quality” titles released on the Vita thus far.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. lexph3re

    And the Nintendo fans that scream Vitas dead because a pokemon game is releaseing isn’t a turn of? Actually…. Why are you feeling turned on by the sweet lustrous words of the gaming eco system?

    #19 2 years ago
  20. DrDamn

    Hopefully they get the game structure right. Seems like the reveal trailer indicated they might have. A full blown cinematic story just won’t work on a handheld for me. Nice flexible little mission structure with co-op and I could be interested.

    #20 2 years ago
  21. lexph3re

    Noooooo it wasn’t have you played that thing online? Atleast the others are stable.lol

    #21 2 years ago
  22. absolutezero

    Yes because the stability of the netcode is entirely indicative of the quality of the gameplay.

    Resistence might have a constant stable connection but when the game itself is fucking terrible, who the fuck cares?

    Also I guess you never had friends to play locally with. I figured as much.

    #22 2 years ago
  23. Deacon

    @TEA – nah man I freaking love my Vita! I’ve never seen such a lovely screen on a device. Sine Mora blew my tits right off. But let’s not all start sucking each others dicks just yet though eh?

    I simply don’t see the appeal in a handheld FPS – perhaps because it’s a genre I don’t particularly invest in these days.

    Do you guys think this’ll impact Vita sales considerably? It seems to have a few of you reaching for your wallets already, but do you think it’ll sell consoles/bundles?

    Is this (one of) the killer app(s) Vita’s been waiting for??

    #23 2 years ago
  24. Dragon246

    @20
    Played Unit 13? Its awesome.

    Vita Owners, wait for goodness this week, Tearaway will also have a reveal this week on blog.

    #24 2 years ago
  25. lexph3re

    AGAIN NO! The Gameplay wasn’t solid either. The game is a hot mess, where people knock the Resistance and CoD game I know they never played MPH at all. I tried to dedicate myself to that game and it’s one of the delusional moments in my life thinking it was even remotely good

    #25 2 years ago
  26. DrDamn

    @23
    Vita needs a price cut much more than it needs a killer app. It’s actually got a reasonable select of games and different price points imo. Needs to price cut to shift the volumes and get support.

    #26 2 years ago
  27. ManuOtaku

    I think so far the games i do own on my vita didnt achive the ps3 level graphics wise, and i dont mind it really, at the end of the day the games look great nontheless, having said that i more concern with the console experience on a handheld, right now i will say i have a great time with dokuro, escape plan and persona 4, but with uncharted not so much, i find it really difficult to controll the game without a controller like a gamepad, is not the same experience for me, i mean playing the console titles, and the vita one, i think in some cases can work, but in shooters not so much, being third or first person, is really tricky and a hard thing to do, and lets not talk about multiplaer FPS on handhelds, even nintendo have mixed results in this area, with metroid hunters and kid icarus, hunters being really good and kid icarus being a nightmare for hand cramps and not that good imho.

    As for the 3DS vs Vita graphics, i find both pretty equal, the 3D effect really gives something to the graphics on the 3DS, adding to the nice colour palete nintendo is known for, i cannot explain but for me the 3D effect is so pleasing to the eyes it gives an extra value to the grapchis, that i found it on the same level as the vita, which is a powerhouse on its own, uncharted looked great, but not as the ps3 counterparts, though.

    #27 2 years ago
  28. lexph3re

    also, please don’t interpret my social life off of one example I give you. It makes you seem desperate for an insult without validity.

    #28 2 years ago
  29. DrDamn

    @24
    Yeah, Unit 13 didn’t get enough credit for the overall design which really suited a hand held platform.

    #29 2 years ago
  30. Dragon246

    @Deacon,
    I play all the genres except fighting. Vita is awesome, the best handheld for fighting games, but I just cant get myself to learn to combos.
    In fact, I generally like shooters more on handhelds, so its right up my alley.
    P4G, SS,Tearaway, KX, man vita has awesome games coming up, whatever non-owners say.

    @DrDamn,
    I agree, only price cut can increase vita sales. Vita has more than enough awesome games in 1 year, now it needs a price cut asap.

    #30 2 years ago
  31. absolutezero

    You “dedicated” yourself to a handheld spin-off title?

    ok. So lets say I agree that Hunters was flawed. That still does not take away from the fact that both Dimentium games and Moon are FPS titles running on a handheld.

    Also saying “Its bad because I say its bad” does not in fact make something bad. :(

    Pleas do not interpret my insult as being desperate when it was quite obviously a slight dig in the ribs and not at all an over-arching damnation on your social skills.

    I am an owner, I’ve had one since launch. The last Vita game I bought was Virtue’s Last Reward because I played 999 on my DS. I also own a DS and a 3DS and regularly play on those aswell. I can see faults and I can see strengths. Its amazing.

    #31 2 years ago
  32. theevilaires

    @ Deacon I was just joking with you I know you have a Vita. Also to answer your question about impacting Vita sales…I don’t care if it does or not. All I care about is enjoying “my Vita” and that this game will be worth every penny I pay for on day 1. I could care less how many units it moves. SONY made the Vita for guys like me and guys like me will buy it. How they sell the Vita to guys like you are up to them and yours.

    On launch day I will be one of the proud owners of Vita to support this game company by purchasing this game they made for guys like me. Thats all that matters. Enjoy catching your pokemon sir :P

    #32 2 years ago
  33. Ireland Michael

    OLED isn’t even close to the highest quality display of its type. Its a nice screen no doubt, but its far from state of the art. Countless smart devices and tablets have display with higher resolutions and deeper colour levels than the Vita is capable of.

    The Vita isn’t even close to being capable of PS3 level graphics, and any claim as such is pure hyperbole. Not that good graphics make a good game anyway, so it’s entirely irrelevant. It wouldn’t be so bad if the Killzone franchise wasn’t utterly dreadful to begin with. It’s about as inspired as Resistance is.

    #33 2 years ago
  34. Deacon

    @Manu – I’m with you there mate. Uncharted Vita failed for me (and it CERTAINLY didn’t look anywhere NEAR as nice as it’s console siblings). Didn’t feel right, and I too found it hard to control. I’m sure I could get used to it, and FPS too over time. Considering however that most people will be wanting to play these FPS games online, how many are actually going to be sitting in their bedroom / lounge where they could be using a TV and full controller? (which I’m sure we can all agree provides a better experience?)

    I don’t know anyone who bought a 3G Vita, so I’m assuming they’re the minority. FPS games don’t seem like a great game-type for playing on the bus or outside in the park (providing your 3G or phone tethering can take the strain) due to lighting, jerking around, and the competitive nature of it all.

    I’m not saying we shouldn’t bother with handheld FPS when we’ve got consoles, I just don’t think they play to the devices strengths.

    #34 2 years ago
  35. ManuOtaku

    #34 deacon “I just don’t think they play to the devices strengths”.
    that line exactly reflects my feelings in this matter, and i agree with the rest of your post man.

    #33 please erthazus leave that body, give michel back ;)

    #35 2 years ago
  36. theevilaires

    This article is full of pure awesomeness but notice the ones who have to come in and (try to) shit on this glorious news. Its sad when one poster shows his excitement for a game with so much potential others have to come in and (try to) knock the ladder over.

    When I’m doing a brutal melee kill I’ll think of some of you in here ;)

    #36 2 years ago
  37. Deacon

    Lol@Manu… good one :)

    @Michael – uninspired, sure. We’re not exactly drowning in originality these days are we. I think ‘utterly dreadful’ is waaaay too harsh.

    #37 2 years ago
  38. Erthazus

    Wooow! Look at that! Sony is making a game for the Vita and it’s a first person shooter that is based on one of the crappiest franchises ever with shitty graphics in which PS3 fanboys thought it looked amazing back then (which in reality not. A shitty looking game with a lot of post processing and HDR lightning.)

    Good job Sony on spending money on something that no one will buy anyway, except for Sony fanboys.

    Will this thing sell more then Resistance: Burning POS?

    #38 2 years ago
  39. lexph3re

    @31 Hey I didn’t interrupt you were finished. And, It’s not just because “I say it’s bad it’s bad” The game was just bad. And, yes I did because at the time I thought it was a great concept spin-off or not.

    I also didn’t comment on those 2 games because I didn’t play them. I don’t ridicule games I never played. That’s just apart of my ethical practices. So, yeah I didn’t say anything on them. They could have been fantastic just, they could’ve been like that FPS on psp that was mediocre.

    I also have a 3DS and I just can’t say the device is amazing like others, my taste is just far to different. The 3DS games I would buy I won’t do at full retail because they are remakes of classics. and the full on 3DS library that are original is bare boned. MK7 didn’t feel like a complete package on handheld or even console. I don’t play Mario Games but even if I did I would’ve bought a DS one and felt the same satisfaction as the 3DS one.

    This year is a much better year for 3DS with me and that only warrants 3 games FE:A, CoS:MoF, and Project X zone.

    I also can’t advertise for a system that the most must have games are on the actually on the cheaper predecessor.

    @Micheal I think they always say console/ps3 like because they can’t compare it to the competitors without advertising them. Honestly, I feel like the Vita is a 360 on the go with PS exclusives.

    Publishers will say what they have to say. We just have to interpret it to what maybe what they really want to say.

    #39 2 years ago
  40. Dragon246

    @Manu, Deacon,
    What kind of games would you like on vita? I would kill for the Ys and ff type-0 localisation and ff10 on vita. Vita is just perfect for lengthy jrpgs like p4g, disgaea and others. A unit 13 style game is also perfect for a handheld imo.

    @Michael,
    You have to remember those phones cost more than double of vita without sub and games on them look like apeshit with horrendous controls.

    Also, Dokuro coming to eu!!!

    #40 2 years ago
  41. polygem

    “Killzone franchise wasn’t utterly dreadful to begin with. It’s about as inspired as Resistance is”

    i think both franchises are solid fps games. BUT i love resistance for it´s gameplay. it´s ultrasmooth and slick. resistance 2, to me, is almost flawless, one of the few games this gen that have been almost flawless in the gameplay department- it´s all smooth, a joy to play through the game. every weapon is just fun to shoot.

    golden abyss: same here. was an ok but boring game with clumsy controls. was very disappointed by it. forced myself to finish it.

    unit 13 : good game, hated the setting. deeply.

    #41 2 years ago
  42. Ireland Michael

    @37 Okay… mostly dreadful? It’s not as bad as Resistance.

    It certainly isn’t up there with Sony’s best stuff – LBP, Uncharted, Motorstorm, etc.

    @41 The first Resistance was the worst. What a horrendous slug of a game. They were kinda starting to get somewhere with the third one, but it was still dull and uninspired mediocrity.

    That seems to be Sony’s thing. They always end up with something either really amazing or utterly terrible. It’s never just “really good”.

    #42 2 years ago
  43. theevilaires

    @40 retards have no understanding of value…..which is why they prefer 360 over PS3 basically ;)

    “The first Resistance was the worst. What a horrendous slug of a game”.

    ^ All the proof you need :D
    No lag, huge 20vs20 maps, fresh new weapons not seen in a FPS on a new born gaming (supposedly) inferior network.

    #43 2 years ago
  44. Erthazus

    Actually Killzone as a franchise back then had huge potential, but Sony and Guerrilla or whateverThatStudioIsThatNoOneCaresAbout failed to make it a good game.

    I remember their Shellshock Num game. It was the worst POS.

    then they made:

    Killzone 1 was a shitty PS2 shooter
    Killzone 2 had huge PR that failed and in the end game was linear shooter with shitty post processing effects, without decent storyline. Multiplayer although was nice.
    Killzone 3 – Call Of Duty in Space

    Basically, Sony failed with that “Dreadful franchise” and I see no reason to fund more on this POS.

    #44 2 years ago
  45. DrDamn

    @Poly
    RE: Unit 13
    Yeah they could have done a lot more going outside the boundaries of modern military shooter.

    #45 2 years ago
  46. ManuOtaku

    #40 dragon, i like dokuro a lot, also escape plan and persona 4, especially persona 4 golden is tha boom, alongside with mario sticker stars are my favorites handhelds games this year, i will get sound shapes and gravity rush too, those are on my ally, i mean those created for vita with a handheld mindset, although persona is a console game, i know that, but is an RPG, which in my eyes is more suited to handheld rather than shooters in general, for the reasons stated above.
    p.s also i want to try unit 13, but iam on the fence since is a shooter.

    #46 2 years ago
  47. Deacon

    @Michael. Better ;)

    @Dragon – Absolutely all of those games you mention! RPG’s work beautifully. I’d love to see more action adventure like God Eater 2 / Soul Sacrifice (just not Uncharted with it’s shooting and platforming that does everything for you).
    More 2D games like Rayman / SoundShapes / Mutant Blob. More games using the gyroscopics like Gravity Rush – such a brilliant use of the tech in that game.

    A twin-stick shooter like Dead Nation wouldn’t go amiss. Especially with some cool MP modes and network features.

    @Manu – I think I love P4G more than my own mother right now.

    #47 2 years ago
  48. polygem

    ni no kuni would be great on the vita. combat just screams touch screen…

    @45: yep. the gameplay design and shooting mechanics worked great. i am sure we´ll see a great game with similar mechanics on the vita at some point.

    “@40 retards have no understanding of value…..which is why they prefer 360 over PS3 basically ”

    not so sure who you´re talking about, but i prefer the ps3 when there will be ascension on it, the wiiu when there´s rayman legends, the 3ds when there´s castlevania and the vita……well that thing is sold and wont come back, it just makes no sense to me. sorry.

    #48 2 years ago
  49. killersense

    @polygem
    “many sony guys are an absolute turn off…just look at the ign ´beyond´ (sigh) comments section. hells gates opening right in front of you. the prototype of the narrow minded, style over substance “gamer”.
    those people don´t love gaming.”
    maybe you should look at a mirror. the guy that comes in almost every nintendo game article and posts i am buying this day one. wii u is the best console and the game pad is so damn good. 3ds is the best handheld out there and list every game coming out and saying i am buying them all day one….

    now it may very well be true and you do love Nintendo and their games so damn much but lets not turn around and call people that are doing the same with PlayStation related games calling them narrow minded and pick style over substance. people have different tastes?

    #49 2 years ago
  50. polygem

    huh…did you read this thread even. what i said about resistance? man i love what i love and hate what i hate…nothing to do with platforms. how often do i have to repeat that? can´t you guys read?

    #50 2 years ago
  51. theevilaires

    @48 If I say retard and generally don’t direct it at anyone its usually addressed for O’Connor. Just saying ;)

    #51 2 years ago
  52. Erthazus

    Ni No Kuni Vita btw would be excellent though.

    #52 2 years ago
  53. killersense

    did u even read what i quoted? you know the stuff that you said earlier in the thread?

    #53 2 years ago
  54. Gadzooks!

    Sony are the very definition of style over substance: Cutscenes first and foremost, visuals second and finally slap in some QTE’s or really long corridors to make the ‘games’ ‘playable’.

    Nintendo are the opposite: Gameplay first, visuals to fit. As it should ALWAYS be.

    #54 2 years ago
  55. killersense

    @erthazus killzone sells well and makes money for them. it has a hardcore following. why should they not fund it anymore? the game is not for me. i do not like it. i did like resistance though especially the third one was fun to play

    #55 2 years ago
  56. Ireland Michael

    @54 Troll post?

    Sony has plenty of games with substance over style. I mean… seriously, come on… LittleBigPlanet, for crying out load!

    #56 2 years ago
  57. Dragon246

    Same old hater trying to turn this into slugfest like no. 54.

    #57 2 years ago
  58. polygem

    @killesense: sure i did read it. i was talking about people praising shit just because it´s their favourite platform, while saying everything else sucks…well that´s something i´ve never ever done. sure, i love many nintendo games, so what? i am a haloholic and a jak,daxter, ratchet, sly medievil fan too.
    but i am repeating myself here….sigh

    #58 2 years ago
  59. Sadismek

    @56 YES! LBP is ace :D!

    #59 2 years ago
  60. Erthazus

    @55, WRONG. Killzone does not sell very well compared to other Sony hits.

    http://www.vgchartz.com/game/33543/killzone-3/
    http://www.vgchartz.com/game/12253/killzone-2/

    vgchartz just for lulz. But,

    http://www.strategyinformer.com/news/11292/killzone-3-sales-disappointing – FACT.

    #60 2 years ago
  61. theevilaires

    Wow O’connor your stupid post actually did me some good for a chance. I almost forgot LBP karting is only $10 in the PS Store this week. Time to take advantage of that website purchasing option to have it downloaded automatically when I get home.

    #61 2 years ago
  62. Ireland Michael

    Unfortunately, LBP-Karting is garbage.

    #62 2 years ago
  63. lexph3re

    how is 2.4 million a failure? I don’t understand

    #63 2 years ago
  64. polygem

    @ killersense:

    i was just taking a leak…you know what? i have a “selfmade” Journey poster in my bathroom.it´s a poster of a sanddune and an ocean. sunset. footsteps on the dune. cheesy thing. i printed out the Journey guy. cutted it out and sticked him on top of the dune…now that poster is just awesome…just saying.

    #64 2 years ago
  65. Erthazus

    @63, “http://digitalbattle.com/2010/02/20/top-10-most-expensive-video-game-budgets-ever/”

    it’s on 10th as the most expensive video game budget. In this console generation 2 million from AAA title is not really a good seller.

    Look at Gears Of War 2-3 – 5 million, Uncharted sales – 5 million or 6. Metal Gear Solid 4, Halo’s and other AAA titles.

    #65 2 years ago
  66. lexph3re

    Well by that chart if it did cost 45 million. Then they made close to 100million on KZ3. Even if you consider the possibility that they did a price drop after making profit they still made the cost of development back plus. Making it a success.

    Sure you would like games to do upper 5-10 million but that doesn’t equal failure if it doesn’t make it that marker. Most of our beloved titles in the old days never saw figures like these they still succeeded

    #66 2 years ago
  67. killersense

    @polygem maybe you need to be more clear when posting nonsense like that. saying that with no context and you expect people read through ign comments sections to figure out what exactly you are implying? for every ps3 fanboy you see that posts stuff they love their platform and everything else sucks i can find a nintendo fanboy that does the same so i don’t see your point of singling out one side of fanboys? i am not even saying you don’t like the ps3 or aome of its games so idk why you are trying to defend yourself. and i am just pointing out the flaw in your post and saying stuff like style over substance.

    #67 2 years ago
  68. lexph3re

    @67 lol That!

    #68 2 years ago
  69. killersense

    @erthazus i never said it did gangbusters did i? i said it did well and made them money. do you see articles that say killzone lost money for them>? surely sony are not THAT dumb to be green lighting more killzone projects if it is losing them money? they are not afraid of closing studios that lose them money from witnessing the closures in the past 2 years. companies struggle to sell 2.5 millions copies on multiple platforms so it is not bad to sell close to a million copies at full retail price and the rest discounted or when the price fell.

    #69 2 years ago
  70. polygem

    @67: i like the ps3 but i hate the community. when it comes to ignorance the sonybots are winning the cup hands down. just my 2 cents. unbiased as can be. never was a platform fanboy at all.

    EDIT:

    “you expect people read through ign comments sections to figure out what exactly you are implying?”

    man, just read other pages, other forums, embrace the sony fan. you´ll be ashamed. what i posted there about ign is general knowlege though – i thought. BEYOND!

    @68: lol That!

    #70 2 years ago
  71. lexph3re

    I don’t think you realized he’s not talking about the community. It is solely directed at a common contradiction you are just know to do. I didn’t think you would understand what he was saying too though. That you would again redirect it away from yourself.lol

    #71 2 years ago
  72. polygem

    see

    #72 2 years ago
  73. polygem

    not

    #73 2 years ago
  74. polygem

    no…i did read it again lex…he just didn´t get my point, did he? i was talking about the community. no contradictions in my posting. just misinterpreted by da killer…but yeah why not just lol that.

    #74 2 years ago
  75. monkeygourmet

    @56

    LBP is actual a good example of pretty awful gameplay.

    The platforming in that game is a joke. Even the design elements were hampered by having to use the pad.

    Vita one sounds much better in that respect but still an average playing game.

    I remember when I first saw Little Big Planet, I was like:

    ‘Wow, Sony finally have a contender for Mario on it’s platform…’

    Then I played it…

    #75 2 years ago
  76. monkeygourmet

    @ Topic:

    This game looks good but should have come out near launch, this should be the announcement of a sequel.

    I just can’t seeing this doing that well OR shifting any units atall. Also, this game wasn’t even that popular as a franchise in Japan, thats where Sony needs to do the most legwork.

    The Vita has dual sticks, but after playing Uncharted I found it doesn’t suit itself that well too action games. Maybe it was just me and my manly hands, but playing it for longer than 15 minutes gave me serious cramp. Stupid placement of the sticks (right one should have been lowered) and the trigger buttons were really shitty.

    If i ever get one again, I will have to buy some kind of docking station. My hands simply aren’t ‘dainty’ enough for it to be comfortable.

    #76 2 years ago
  77. Gadzooks!

    Yep, LBP looks lovely, is charming, quirky. Ticked all the boxes visually.

    It plays like shit though.

    #77 2 years ago
  78. lexph3re

    lol and now Killer knows why I steer away from you.

    #78 2 years ago
  79. killersense

    @polygem there you go with nonsense again. where are you getting the stats to say one fanbase is winning the cup hands down ign comments? lmao. here let me try this. nintendo fanboys are the worst hands down and then add just my 2 cents like you….

    believe it or not you are a nintendo fanboy and you probably don’t even realize it. the way you praise the wii u and the 3ds you will find it hard to convince anybody you are not. i am only saying this is because you have nothing negative to say about nintendo. everything they do is magic!! i like sony and some of their exclusives but i hate the constant updates and installs and hope for a better experience next time? can you point out something you don’t like about the wii u or 3ds? i hope you can because i surely can

    #79 2 years ago
  80. DrDamn

    @75
    Having played the majority of both there is a hell of a lot more invention, innovation and fun in LBP Vita than NSMBWU.

    #80 2 years ago
  81. Dragon246

    @79
    Stop feeding the trolls.

    #81 2 years ago
  82. Gadzooks!

    Unfortunately NSMBWU is creatively completely bankrupt. Weakest of the WiiU launch titles by far, IMO.

    #82 2 years ago
  83. killersense

    @dragon
    actually at this point you are right. i give up.

    #83 2 years ago
  84. DrDamn

    @82
    I wasn’t the one to bring up Mario in a Vita thread whilst claiming LBP wasn’t very good though was I :). LBP Vita is the best of the series, works very well on a handheld and in it’s own right (not just in comparison with a fairly shoddy Mario) is a very good game.

    #84 2 years ago
  85. polygem

    @ killer: we had this debate. i posted several things i don´t like about nintendo. please don´t make me look for all this again. i said i think the quality of the 3ds xl is rubbish, that the screen isn´t as crisp, that the absence of VC on wiiu is BS, that you have to boot into wiimode to play wii games isn´t that great, that wii games aren´t playable on the pad stinks AND SO ON. yes, i think nintendo does a lot of things right and yes i don´t think it´s a flaw that the 3ds only has one analog stick and not as many “mature” games than other platforms.
    i also praised the 360 pad and ranted about the ads on xbl. i praised resistance right here and at the same time said that i think many, no, a lot of the sony fans are annoying, which is a shame because count me in, i´m a fan of sony games as well. so what´s the problem? seriously. i don´t get it.

    “nintendo fanboys are the worst hands down and then add just my 2 cents like you….”

    sure you can say that if that´s your 2 cents. i feel very different about all that though. miiverse community is just awesome really.

    @ lex again: remember. one day. i tried to have a conversation with you. i tried to hold back and be nice. you spoiled it. how old are you again? but whatever. let´s just lol at each other if that´s your style. but talking about “contradictions”…this lol posting isn´t exactly “steering away” from me man lol. lol

    #85 2 years ago
  86. theevilaires

    Wow are non SONY fans still arguing about how much they rather catch pokemon than play this gorgeous game? I’m mean seriously why so much debate over a Vita game that we all know was going to turn out to be superb anyway. Its KillZone duhhhhhhhh.

    #86 2 years ago
  87. polygem

    see?

    #87 2 years ago
  88. lexph3re

    Aye you haven’t tried to have a convo with me at all. Not once actually.

    And last I checked. I was being nice, told you I wouldn’t call you out anymore. In which I didn’t Killer did. I just thought it was ironic that you keep getting the same flack from more new and old people yet I still only get crap from the “defense forces?”

    I lol’d a lot at the things you guys pawn off as staying on topic. Like I said before it is what it is and I am still doing a good job not talking to you about games and you opinion.

    Killer has that one

    #88 2 years ago
  89. polygem

    yea, i hear you, you just ´lol side punch comment´ like the rest of the backstab bunch and let others do the work for you. i get that. loveley and manly style…so while tea is talking about pokemons (a game i never was into btw): you are seeing yourself as the trainer and killer as the pokemon right?

    #89 2 years ago
  90. Gekidami

    Does “Nintendo Magic” give you a persecution complex?

    #90 2 years ago
  91. lexph3re

    Nope, I just think irony is funny. Honestly, that’s all.

    For instance If I started running around forecasting doom and gloom it would be funny if someone called me out on it. Would be great to laugh at myself

    #91 2 years ago
  92. fihar

    How the hell did you guys go from KZ Mercenary to this?

    Anyway, I’m actually pretty baffled by this news.
    A portable KZ3 is not what I want. Why in the world would I play a portable KZ3 when I already have KZ3? While I’m not actually fond of Liberation, I thought it worked well as a handheld game.
    Sony really should stop treating the Vita as a portable PS3.

    #92 2 years ago
  93. polygem

    lex laughing at himself. that´s something i will have to see with my own eyes first to believe it.

    @92: oh happened like always. i said something negative about sony (or in this case sony fans). boom. here we go again…

    i also said a lot of positive things though. but that doesn´t matter. i said something bad. nasty me. and the thing is: i am even responsible for this mess now. the irony: that was exactly what i was trying to say about sony fans to begin with :)

    #93 2 years ago
  94. monkeygourmet

    @84

    I did say the Vita one looks better.

    The first 2 from a control aspect were awful however.

    If it still controls like shit on the Vita, that would be a shame because the touch screen really helps this game become what it was always intended to be IMO.

    Same reason I think Nintendo should (but won’t) add a level creation system for smash brothers U, it would work really well with the tablet.

    @Killer

    Nintendo fanboys have always been the same for the Sega vs. SNES days, usually (not always) focussing on gameplay.

    A good example was Sonic vs. Marioworld, entirely subjective obviously but a lot of people argued that Sonic was a better title.

    Now, preferences aside, it’s pretty obvious the gameplay in most Sonic titles is pretty shitty compared to the tight control you see in most Mario games.

    Obviously you get some nutters in there, but hopefully most talk about gameplay, something Nintendo obviously does well.

    Sony changed the dynamic slightly by focusing on the teenage boy (FHM) crowd, and, unfortunately since then the waters have been muddied.

    You end up with idiots talking about TEH CELL and Bluray being awesome for gaming. The same kind of people who thought tomb raider was better than Mario 64.

    Regardless of your chosen console, I have no time for people that fall into that category, I think Poly is roughly in the same frame of mind.

    #94 2 years ago
  95. OlderGamer

    Same old shit, new day.

    #95 2 years ago
  96. monkeygourmet

    @86

    Tea, you raved about Killzone 3 before I got my PS3. So much so it was one of the first titles I bought, but, dude…

    It wasn’t a great game… :/

    Nice eye candy but gameplay was seriously lacking, and the characters were all a bit dooshy! ;)

    #96 2 years ago
  97. Ireland Michael

    @95 Indeed.

    #97 2 years ago
  98. monkeygourmet

    @95

    Its a new day?! Why didn’t anyone tell me?! ;)

    #98 2 years ago
  99. polygem

    http://mynintendonews.com/2013/01/28/donkey-kong-64-goldeneye-dev-leaves-microsoft-for-sony/

    it´s all there, microsoft, sony and donkey kong

    #99 2 years ago
  100. monkeygourmet

    @99

    Lol, that has everything in it! :)

    #100 2 years ago
  101. Eddie Rodrigues

    I’m starting to think Gadzooks and Erthazus are he same person.

    ANYWHO CHAMPS, if the multiplayer is as great looking as KZ3 and the singleplayer story actually has an ending, then I will proudly grab this. If not… well… ermmm… Vita will get other games.

    #101 2 years ago
  102. Erthazus

    “I’m starting to think Gadzooks and Erthazus are he same person.”

    Ahahaha. :D
    Sorry, Nope. I’m not an Xbox and Halo fanboy. Sorry for disappointment.

    #102 2 years ago
  103. ManuOtaku

    That means he will share the nintendo magic to sony, is doomsday for nintendo :(

    #103 2 years ago
  104. Eddie Rodrigues

    @Erthazus oh… my mistake…

    #104 2 years ago
  105. monkeygourmet

    @102

    Are you still upset it didn’t come out on PC before Xbawks?

    #105 2 years ago
  106. Eddie Rodrigues

    @105 one day we shall see decent Halo game for PC, I hope so since my 360 is almost dead

    #106 2 years ago
  107. polygem

    @103, 105 :)

    @106: well bungies destiny is coming to pc as well or not? not so sure about that but i believe ps3 version has been confirmed…think pc too.

    would make sense.

    i think that´s great news for pc and ps3 gamers.

    #107 2 years ago
  108. Eddie Rodrigues

    @107 whoa whoa whoa whoa, slow down there, mate, not in a bazillion years MS would let their platinum mine go to the PS3. Also Bungie won’t make Halo games anymore, just 343 I’m affraid(though, what an EXCELLENT job they did).

    Now where did you heard that info?

    #108 2 years ago
  109. Gekidami

    ^ You do know that Bungie arent owned by MS anymore, right?

    http://media.psu.com/media/articles/image/destiny%20splash%20PSU.jpg

    #109 2 years ago
  110. polygem

    yea bungie is going multiplat. insomniac too. halo and ratchet stay where they are because the ip´s belong to ms/sony BUT new ip´s from those great devs are going multiplat though. fantastic stuff.

    #110 2 years ago
  111. PC_PlayBoy

    People still buying this overrated console IP. Killzone games were nothing more than mediocre crap.

    #111 2 years ago
  112. Da Man

    Ertharage isn’t GZ.

    GZ is a sensible person and a good contributor, Erthamess is an insane student from Latvia living off their parents money.

    #112 2 years ago
  113. manamana

    One can almost feel how Eddie’s world collapses…

    Heads up mate, Bungie is still upon us and will soon deliver the goods!

    #113 2 years ago
  114. Gadzooks!

    #112

    Hey, I resent that! Never been called sensible before. To actually see it in print.. It stings man, it stings.

    #114 2 years ago

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  • Battlefield Hardline: Battlefest kicks off this weekend with Double XP

    A new season of Battlefest kicks off this weekend, and starting today, you will earn Double XP in Battlefield Hardline. Battlefest for Hardline is similar to the event held for Battlefield 4 last year. For the entire month of April and into May, in-game events and competitions will be held by the developers and player […]

  • Don’t forget: the GTA 5 PC pre-order bonus cutoff is March 31

    Just a friendly reminder to those planning on purchasing GTA 5 for PC: you have until March 31 to pre-order if you want all the bonuses on offer. Those who pre-order will be handed $1 million in-game cash plus a bonus $300,000. It is split between GTA 5 and GTA Online: $500,000 for Grand Theft […]

  • Games with Gold offers doubled for April – six games instead of three

    Microsoft’s April Games with Gold collection is being doubled. For the month Xbox Live Gold members will receive six instead of three games free. Here’s what’s on offer: Pool Nation FX: Available all month on Xbox One Child of Light: Available all month on Xbox One Gears of War: Judgment: Available from April 1-15 on […]

  • Pokemon players can grab a code for Shiny Charizard at GAME in April

    Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire players along with Pokemon X and Y owners can grab a free, rare Shiny Charizard from April 3 at one of GAME’s 320 stores in the UK. The redeemable codes for the character will be made available upon request and no purchase is necessary. Those who pop into one […]

  • F1 2015 will arrive on PC, PS4 and Xbox One in June, includes Mexico circuit

    Codemasters has announced its F1 franchise will make its series debut on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this June with the release of F1 2015. The game was developed using a new engine and contains improved handling and physics for all vehicles and parts attached. This includes: engine, transmission, aerodynamics, fuel tank, force feedback, suspension […]

  • Mortal Kombat X video confirms Liu Kang as playable character

    Liu Kang has been confirmed as a playable character in Mortal Kombat X in the latest video. You’ll also notice Bo’ Rai Cho in there as well. In the Shaolin trailer above you also get a look at Kung Lao and Kung Jin who is new to the series. Apparently, Raiden’s past champions of the […]

  • Short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront shows the Battle of Hoth

    A short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront has been posted by EA on Twitter. Well, that speeder isn't going anywhere. Can someone give us a lift to @SW_Celebration http://t.co/srEVrAA0zl #SWCA https://t.co/4W4LG8myke — EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) March 25, 2015 The teaser shows vehicles which we could be using in the game, but it mainly shows the snowy landscape […]

  • Pillars of Eternity releases today – get all the review scores here

    Pillars of Eternity, which still stands as the second most-funded video game on Kickstarter, finally releases today. It’s also getting some rather positive reviews scores, which we’ve rounded up for you. The isometric, party-based RPG from Obsidian Entertainment was one of the first video game projects to take to Kickstarter, and hit its $1.1 million […]

  • Take an in-depth look at Evolve’s Behemoth monster and four new hunters

    Evolve’s fourth monster, the Behemoth, as well as the four new hunters are shown off in new gameplay video. Evolve’s latest gameplay trailer gives everyone a good look at each of the four new hunters and the massive Behemoth monster. The hunters can be bought either separately or though the hunting pass, while the monster […]

  • PS4 firmware update 2.50 causing issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall

    The suspend/resume feature in PlayStation 4′s 2.50 firmware update is causing some issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall. Killzone: Shadow Fall developer Guerrilla has said that the game is experiencing some issues in some instance where the suspend/resume feature is used. The timing of when players put the game in suspend mode does have an effect, […]

  • Bungie on Destiny matchmaking: “We believe there’s no substitute for a pre-made team”

    Crazy though this may seem, it’s possible that Destiny shipped according to plan. History points to community as a crucial component, far from the contingency that many now suspect. Paul Davies spoke to Bungie for clarity. “The community always engineers the best solutions for bringing players together. While Matchmaking is a great resource for introducing […]

  • Bloodborne works with suspend/resume, but only offline

    PlayStation 4′s newly-added suspend/resume feature works with Bloodborne as you’d expect, but only while offline. PlayStation 4 received the long-awaited suspend/resume feature today as part of firmware 2.50, and people are starting to test it out with various games. Bloodborne does work with the feature, but only if you play offline. Playing online is arguably […]

  • This is what Crossy Road looks like in first-person

    Crossy Road is fun and addictive. But in first-person, it’s mostly frightening. YouTube user Andy Front Films likes Crossy Road so much he decided to show off what it would look like in first-person. If crossing roads quickly and watching around for cars and trains, all of this as the camera chases you felt intense […]

  • Take a small behind-the-scenes peek at Mass Effect 4

    BioWare cinematic director Ken Thain has given us a very slim look behind the scenes at some motion capture work from the upcoming Mass Effect game. The upcoming Mass Effect game, whether it ends up being called Mass Effect 4 or not, will most definitely incorporate some form of motion capture work. How do we […]

  • Borderlands: The Handsome Collection – 8GB day one patch on PS4, 16GB on Xbox One

    Day one patches for Borderlands: The Handsome Collection are pretty hefty. Both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Borderlands: The Handsome Collection require players to download lots of gigabytes to make the experience as smooth as possible. The PlayStation 4 version has an 8.31GB day one patch. The Xbox One version however has […]

  • Get a PlayStation 4 with Bloodborne and The Last of Us for $435

    If you’ve been waiting for the perfect game to get to buy a PlayStation 4, there’s no better time than the present. Amazon is offering a good PlayStation 4 bundle at the moment. For $434.99, you get a PlayStation 4 console, The Last of Us, and Bloodborne. The Last of Us is of course the […]

  • Upcoming Battlefield Hardline patch to nerf the K10, buff battle rifles

    Battlefield Hardline’s first patch will focus on weapon balance and a few changes have been proposed. Battlefield Hardline lead multiplayer designer Thaddeus Sasser posted a few of the balance changes that the team is considering for the next patch. K10: reduce bullet damage to 33 Saiga and PTR: reduce recoil to bring more in line […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and a new Resident Evil game coming this year, according to research firm

    According to digital games analyst SuperData, a new Resident Evil game is due this fall and that this year’s Call of Duty is Black Ops 3. In its latest report on digital console games, research and analytics firm SuperData revealed that a new Resident Evil is coming this fall. “We anticipate this month’s downturn to […]

  • Bloodborne: you can add gestures to your messages

    As players get deeper into Bloodborne, they keep uncovering so many of its little new additions, including this one. Bloodborne, like all of the Souls games before it, allows players to leave messages for other players. These messages could be used to point players towards impending doom, treasure, or just be sarcastic and witty. What […]

  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 is now live

    PlayStation 4 firmware update version 2.50 has started rolling out. Reports are coming in saying that Yukimura, PlayStation 4′s firmware 2.50 has been made available to download. The update is clocking in at just 245mb, so get downloading. 2.50 brings with it many new additions, including the suspend/resume feature, backup and restore, accessibility options and […]

  • Harley Quinn DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight is a prequel

    Batman: Arkham Knight’s Harley Quinn pre-order DLC is set before the events of the main game, according to Amazon’s description. Today we learned a few details about the pre-order DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight, namely the Harley Quinn one. According to the description on Amazon, the DLC takes place in the lead-up to the events […]

  • Bloodborne Vicar Amelia summon mystery solved

    Bloodborne players unable to summon near Vicar Amelia: here’s your solution. Bloodborne’s secrets are unfolding by the hour as clever players piece together From Software’s cunning design. Yesterday we reported problems summoning in the Cathedral Ward, before the Vicar Amelia boss fight. It turns out this isn’t a bug – or if it is, it’s […]

  • Steven Spielberg will direct film adaption of Ready Player One

    Steven Spielberg will direct the film adaption of the sci-fi, virtual world, video game themed novel Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Warner Bros. bought the rights to the film in June 2010 and hired screenwriter Zak Penn to rewrite the previous draft written by Eric Eason, according to Deadline. The book takes place in […]

  • Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets shouldn’t forget about the custom audio

    Here’s a friendly reminder for Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets: be sure to download the Headset Companion App from the PlayStation store if you haven’t already. As previously reported, the game supports a custom Bloodborne audio mode which can be uploaded. It contains custom audio created by developers specifically tuned to enhance the audio. This […]

  • EA explains why FIFA Ultimate Team transfer prices are now platform specific

    EA has posted a blog entry explaining its FIFA Ultimate Team transfer market price ranges which now include platform-specific pricing in order to best the coin sellers. EA said it has implemented the changes to FUT over the last several weeks because it should be “fair and fun for every player,” ultimately coming to the […]

  • Game of Thrones: Episode 3 – The Sword in the Darkness now available

    In case you forgot, Game of Thrones: Episode 3 – The Sword in the Darkness was released today. It is available on Mac, PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. The third episode releases on iOS devices and Android tomorrow, March 26. The Sword in the Darkness finds Asher Forrester heading to Mereen […]

  • Bloodborne players are already documenting their crazy antics

    Bloodborne has been available for almost two days now in North America, and already players are posting interesting clips and character customization choices for the game. Below are interesting takes on creating a character and videos of a frustrating death and another full of blood coming from a very painful place – monster or not. […]

  • FIFA Ultimate Team celebrates sixth year in existence with giveaways

    FIFA Ultimate Team is celebrating its sixth year in existence with special events running from today until March 29. According to EA, every FUT fan will be handed one free pack every day, and those who play at least one match in the FUT Birthday Cup will have a chance to win rare “tradable In-Forms” […]

  • Halo Online is a F2P PC game in development exclusively for Russia – video

    Halo Online is a free-to-play game which will launch this spring in Russia, and is in development with Saber Interactive. According the reveal event attended by IGN Russia, the game was designed to run well on lower-end PCs and runs on a modified Halo 3 engine. The game is set on a secret UNSC space […]

  • SteamWorld Dig Xbox One release expected in late May

    SteamWorld Dig is coming to Xbox One, developer Image & Form has announced. A firm release date hasn’t been announced, but the studio expects the title to arrive on the system in late May. “We’re preparing quite an elaborate Easter egg for the Xbox One version – a gaming thing that we really wanted to […]

  • SMITE celebrating first anniversary with a sale on skins, Ultimate God Pack

    Hi-Rez Studios is celebrating the first anniversary of SMITE with a sale. From today through Friday, March 27, the Ultimate God Pack, which includes all current and future Gods, will run you $19.99. Alll individual pre-launch skins are 50% off, and all Gem Packs will award bonus gems. In addition, from March 27-29, all SMITE […]

  • Borderlands 2 has sold around 12 million copies, says Gearbox

    Speaking with Microsoft’s Major Nelson in his podcast, Gearbox Software boss Randy Pitchford stated Borderlands 2 has sold somewhere around the 12 million mark. As of August 2014, it was announced by Take-Two in its financial report the 2012 game had sold-in 10 million units. Pitchford noted in the podcast he learned of the figures […]

  • Broken Age releasing on PS4 and Vita same day as Act 2 on PC

    Double Fine Productions has announced it will release Broken Age on the PlayStation Store next month. Act 2 will also be released on PC. The full Broken Age adventure will release on PlayStation 4 and Vita on April 28 in North America and April 29 in Europe. It features cross-buy and cross-save. Broken Age Act […]

  • Star Citizen earned another $1 million within two weeks – total hits $76 million

    Star Citizen continues its funding streak with backers pumping another $1 million into the game’s development in the last two weeks. The total earned for the space sim has now reached $76 million ($76,015,532 to be exact) with 851,395 backers contributing to the staggering figure. Star Citizen’s latest update was version 1.1 which included two […]

  • Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Resident Evil Revelations 2 and Battlefield: Hardline top Media Create charts

    Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Resident Evil Revelations 2 and Battlefield: Hardline were the big ticket debuts during the March 16-2 period in Japan, with each game claiming the top three slots on the Media Create charts, respectively. Final Fantasy Type-0 HD moved 92,094 on PlayStation 4, while Resident Evil Revelations 2 moved 73,373 units on […]

  • You can now learn English or Spanish on Xbox One with the Rosetta App

    Want to learn English or Spanish? Rosetta Stone has an App for that on Xbox One. According to the language teaching firm, Rosetta Stone’s Discover Languages, the new application teaches English and Spanish by way of immersive simulation. Users will virtually travel to learn vocabulary and grammar “necessary for real-world interactions.” Here’s how it works: […]

  • PayDay 2 and PayDay: The Heist have sold over 9 million units combined

    The PayDay franchise is a lucrative IP for Starbreeze and Overkill, as both games combined have sold over 9 million copies as of November 2014. The company has also sold over 8 million paid DLC packages since PayDay 2 was released in 2013 (via NeoGAF). In its Q2 half year report issued in February, net […]

  • Nintendo wants to “surprise” customers with NX, not expand upon existing hardware

    Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has firm wants to “surprise” players with its new NX system. Speaking in an interview with Nikkei, translated by Kotaku, Iwata wouldn’t go into details on the new system, but stated expanding on a current gaming system would be “dull.” “In the past few years, the idea of what [encompasses] a […]