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UPDATE: Tomb Raider Definitive PS4 confirmed at 60FPS, Xbox One still unconfirmed

Thursday, 23 January 2014 16:21 GMT By Dave Cook

Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition has been confirmed to run at 60 frames-per-second on PS4, but the Xbox One version is still up in the air. Square Enix has now sent us a statement on the matter.

UPDATE: A Square Enix representative has sent us the following statement on the whole frame-rate issue. It reads, “Both platforms offer the same outstanding Tomb Raider experience. Delivering the core Tomb Raider gameplay at native 1080p and running at 30fps was always our primary goal given the type of experience Tomb Raider is and the exploration we want players to do. Anything beyond 30fps for this version is gravy.”

ORIGINAL STORY: The news follows my Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition interview, in which we discuss the game’s new improvements, next-gen tech, and how the experience will help fuel the Tomb Raider sequel.

It was confirmed in a GamesRadar livestream by executive producer Scott Amos.

During the stream he addressed claims the game was locked at 30FPS on both formats and explained, “Uh, no, I mean, you’re seeing it right here. So, there definitely, you know, one of the things that people had asked, they had heard various quotes, actually heard some misquotes, our goal from the beginning was always to be 1080p gameplay at 30 frames per second minimum.

“Some people have taken that and misconstrued like, ‘Oh, it’s locked to 30!’ Actually, no, it’s literally, the game was always from the beginning, our absolute requirement was gameplay at 1080p and minimum 30 frames per second. And anything past that was gravy. That’s the kind of game we are, the kind of world we are, and as you’re sitting here looking at it, like we said on the PS4, this is running at 60.”

He didn’t mention the Xbox One build. However, RocketChainsaw writer and NeoGAF admin EatChildren claims to have heard from “verified sources” that the Xbox One build is averaging at 30FPS, while both run at 1080p native resolution.

He added, “For most of your play, and during action scenes, the Xbox One build will sit on around 30 fps. On the other hand, the PlayStation 4 build will attempt to hit 60 fps as often as possible, and does a pretty good job of doing so, but does have slight dips under 60 fps during certain scenarios.”

Meanwhile, we’ve asked our own Square contacts for confirmation. Stay tuned.

What do you make of the above? Let us know below.

Via Gematsu.

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117 Comments

  1. Hcw87

    If this turns out to be true, and the same thing happens with Destiny for example, i will firmly shift my multiplat gaming over to PS4 (or PC). A shame really, my gamerscore is FAR bigger than my trophy collection, and most friends are on XBLive.

    #1 1 year ago
  2. Fin

    That’s pretty damning really.

    “Oh yeah it runs at minimum 30 across both platforms…but PS4 runs at 60″

    #2 1 year ago
  3. DuckNation

    60fps on Ps4, 30fps on Xb1

    nothing new here

    #3 1 year ago
  4. fengato

    “If this turns out to be true”

    Once we got the specs, it became pretty obvious that the PS4 was going to be the right choice for 3rd party. I don’t understand the surprise or wait and see approach. For those who own both, it’s pretty simple.

    #4 1 year ago
  5. Djoenz

    Well since I have been a console gamer my whole life I was always used to fps lower than 30…you pc fellaz are way too spoiled.

    Using terms like console peasants and pc master race…We console gamers should work together and defeat these evil pc scum!!!

    Off with their heads!

    @Hcw87
    Look on the bright side bro at least XboxLive is way more secure with XboxOne having dedicated servers and all.

    #5 1 year ago
  6. _LarZen_

    This pretty much sums it all up:

    The XBO, it’s trying so hard. But it just cant get it right.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOF80wX3EN8

    And then we have the PS4, the song pretty much sums it up.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_UmaFTEIZ84

    #6 1 year ago
  7. Xbone

    I really really hope that this game wont run on 60 on this pos machine called xbone.

    #7 1 year ago
  8. absolutezero

    So its a swap from the last generation.

    Its not that much of a big deal. The PS3 ran most multi-plat games slightly worse than the 360. Now its the PS4 running games a lot better than the XBone. Games are still going to be released for each. Good games. Worth buying.

    I’m far more concerned about the complete silence from MS about when the updates for Live and the console are going to start rolling out. If that awful Party system is still there when Titanfall comes out I imagine a lot of people are going to be pretty pissed.

    #8 1 year ago
  9. KAP

    Here we go again.. Xbone and Nintendo are really having a crap start of the year.
    Like they say, if all this bad press is smoke, there’s fire soon to follow.

    #9 1 year ago
  10. Belazur

    The PS4 is the clearly more powerful hardware, for a better/cheaper price.
    So no suprise here.
    All multiplats will look better on the PS4.

    #10 1 year ago
  11. The_Red

    What happened after Xbox One’s release?
    - Resolution (1080p vs 720p) no longer matters.
    - Frame-rate (60fps vs 30fps) no longer matters.
    - Being caught while illegally bribing no longer matters.

    #11 1 year ago
  12. Pytox

    omg LOL :D

    #12 1 year ago
  13. absolutezero

    I’m not really trying to downplay anything, sorry if it came across that way, as it stands right now no one should buy the Xbone version of this game, its distinctly worse.

    The resolution I can give or take, its not really all that important in the scheme of things. Frame-rate however, is very important.

    The more console gamers we can expose to 60FPS and the difference it can make, the more eyes we can educate the more games are going to start seeing it as an obtainable target. 60FPS is a wonderful beautiful thing, you just don’t know it yet.

    Let us educate your eyeballs.

    #13 1 year ago
  14. aseddon130

    Wow, the first few comments seemed promising in this not just turning into your typical fanboy warfare but then comment #6 lets me down :(

    Still preordered this game, i’d like to play this game again with enhanced visuals as it was an extremely solid game on the 360, if it runs the same as that and looks better then that’s enough for me.

    #14 1 year ago
  15. Djoenz

    @Absolutezero

    COD Ghosts on PS4 Singleplayer 60fps or 30fps? Cause like I heard Killzone has 30fps in SP but 60fps in MP. I have to say there is a huge difference between Ghosts on PS3 and Ghosts on PS4 however I guess its still ok on PS3 you spoiled brat!

    #15 1 year ago
  16. The_Red

    @13
    Sorry about my earlier comment. After reading some seriously defensive / downlplaying reactions from twitter and GAF, I was on “hyperbole” mode. I’ve edited the comment seeing how your comment was actually balanced and fair.

    #16 1 year ago
  17. Fin

    @15

    60fps both SP and MP.

    #17 1 year ago
  18. Gekidami

    ^ And 1080p, unlike on XB1. Same goes for AC4. Last gen ports failing to meet those basic standards despite being straight up carry overs should have been more than enough of an alarm. This news should surprise no one.

    #18 1 year ago
  19. Nickwpearce

    Ghosts was 1080p for PS4 with slowdown and 720p upscaled on xbox one with no slow down… I played last gen at 720p cause i was sick of slowdown and screen tearing…

    IMO its quick lazy porting for both consoles, we know PS4 is more powerful but all this crap ’3rd party is for ps4′ honestly with sonys servers???

    also this is an article that doesnt confirm a thing, lately all the bashing for m$ and nintendo is getting out of control while sony is close to being bankrupt the other two companies are financially fine for many many years unlike sony.

    Tomb raider which is a fast action platform shooter at 60fps sounds awesome, but no one has mentioned that it isnt constant, it dips! this isn’t the n64 and this isnt goldeneye or perfect dark frame rates staying at 30fps is better than 60fps dropping to 40fps

    each to their own i guess

    #19 1 year ago
  20. Gekidami

    ^ Excuse me?
    http://www.gamepur.com/news/12653-cod-ghosts-xbox-one-has-frame-rate-issues-and-main-reason-not-buy-says-ex-i.html

    #20 1 year ago
  21. KAP

    @11

    World war 1. No longer matters.

    World war 2. No longer matters.

    9/11. No longer matters.

    Everything wrong with the world. No longer matters.

    lol.. you see where I’m going with this right?

    #21 1 year ago
  22. Mike W

    @19

    You sound like a bitter fool. Do you even know the point you’re trying to make?

    #22 1 year ago
  23. Ireland Michael

    I have a dream…

    I have a dream, that one day we will live in a culture where games will not be judged by the format they are released on, or the resolution and framerate they run at, but by the quality of their gameplay!

    Some day!

    #23 1 year ago
  24. absolutezero

    In certain genres FPS is directly tied to quality of gameplay. Resolution less so much.

    #24 1 year ago
  25. Ireland Michael

    @24 Yes, I know. I even made that argument to Dave that in certain cases (depending on genre), the framerate can have a huge impact on gameplay.

    But at the end of the day, we’re all gamers. We can enjoy our games on numerous format that gives us what we want, and that’s all that matters. Whether it’s PC, PS4, Xbox 360, or a freaking GameBoy.

    Someone called me “The Martin Luther King of gaming” earlier today, which I found funny. So I just decided to run with it. Hahahaha.

    #25 1 year ago
  26. absolutezero

    I’m with you brother.

    Preach it. Walk a mile in another man’s games.

    #26 1 year ago
  27. Digital Bamboo

    Well, this is good news, since I plan to get a PS4 in a few years.

    To be honest, I thought Tomb Raider looked and played great on PS3–one of the years best–but if the improvement is really this dramatic, then I guess I’ll sell my PS3 copy and pick up the Definitive Edition later on…or just get it for PC. It remains to be seen how well my future rig will run this.

    #27 1 year ago
  28. Ekona

    I can’t even tell the difference between 30fps and 60fps. 20fps and 30fps yes, but not any higher.

    As long as the game is good, I don’t really mind if it’s technically inferior. Ghosts was superior on PS4, but to my eyes it looked better on the Xbone due to the colouring and lighting.

    #28 1 year ago
  29. absolutezero

    FPS is not linked to how good a game “looks”. Which is why using the cinematic FPS of 24 wrong-headed.

    FPS is directly linked to interaction, it makes everything smoother and far more responsive, it makes your link to the gameworld better, faster, stronger.

    So no a higher FPS will not make your cut-scenes look better but will always improve the actual meat of playing games, which is interaction. Your a passive viewer of a movie you never change the camera position and the way movies are produced means that there is almost constant motion blue which obviously helps disguise the slower frame rate.

    I can easily believe that there are people that can not tell the difference between 60 and 30 FPS but I also believe that if you sit down one of those people in front of a PC displaying a variety of games at 60 and have them play for a few hours they really will begin to notice the difference not necessarily in visuals but in the smoothness of gameplay and controls.

    #29 1 year ago
  30. Belazur

    #28
    Jesus…. Ekona please…!

    It’s funny how every Xbox fan got faulty eyes after the generation switch.

    As it seems, they can’t see a difference anymore between “native 1080p” and “native 720p” or 30FPS and 60FPS.

    “Uh…..it’s all the same to me.”
    Yeah, sure!

    #30 1 year ago
  31. Ireland Michael

    @28 Trust me mate, there is a huge difference. Not just in how it looks, but how it *feels*.

    60FPS is 30 extra frames in which an imput can be calculated or done. That allows for more precise aiming in a shooter, better steering in a racer, tighter controls in a beat-em-up, and skillful timing in a spectacle shooter.

    I agree with you in that it shouldn’t be the be all and end all. The willy waving about specs and hardware and all that crap is so tedious. Let people enjoy their games on whatever format offers them the experience they want.

    #31 1 year ago
  32. Panthro

    The Xbox is a potato compared to the PS4, confirmed once again.

    Happy at least one side will be experiencing 60fps though, it isn’t as overrated as you all think!

    I agree @31, it shouldn’t be a factor of “if this game isn’t running at 60fps I wont buy it” otherwise I wouldn’t have played GTA V, The Last of Us, MGS4 and the rest of the good part of the console library but if I had a choice in the matter I would never play 30fps again.

    #32 1 year ago
  33. Moonwalker1982

    Weird these conflicting reports. On January 20 they said 30fps for both.

    Either way, it’s ridiculous if one can reach 60fps and the other can’t. This is a fucking old-gen game too with some improvements. Is the difference between X1 and PS4 really that night and day after all? I recall multiple devs saying the difference between the two would be even smaller to PS360. Bullshit, this actually would be far worse and we are this early in the consoles’ lifecycle, what could this mean for future multiplatform games? Similar differences to this or even worse?

    As a big Xbox guy this is definitely bad news, not because i give a shit about this very unessecary Tomb Raider edition, but because this could mean the same kind of difference or worse for other upcoming multiplatform games. Not good at all.

    #33 1 year ago
  34. pandulce1

    The denial is strong with some xbone fans, and this is only month two of the consoles release. Will they be able to withstand five or six years of this?

    #34 1 year ago
  35. Panthro

    @33

    Just enjoy your games on your platform of choice.

    Graphics and FPS don’t matter after all remember…

    #35 1 year ago
  36. Ireland Michael

    @34 Most will be too busy enjoying the games on their format of choice to give a fuck.

    The rest will be ailing on the internet exercising their this because a misguided sense of superiority requires them to justify their life decisions regarding pieces of hardware.

    #36 1 year ago
  37. Someboooodie

    Well this just says it all. Ps4 the TRUE next gen.

    #37 1 year ago
  38. Ireland Michael

    @38 There is nothing “next gen” about either piece of hardware, because they’re both only roughy at the level of what would be considered a half decent gaming PC.

    In five years, these machines will be more outdated than the Xbox 360 or PS3 are now.

    But who honestly cares which is “better”? Why are people so invested in that fact? Why do they get so wrapped up in it? What does it really matter?

    #38 1 year ago
  39. Panthro

    @38

    Michael don’t be nasty, allow them to think their consoles are something “new” for a little bit longer… It’s nice to see them happy, bless.

    _____

    At this point all they have is the argument of which console has more power since they have no decent software to compare yet.

    #39 1 year ago
  40. Moonwalker1982

    @38

    That’s why i really don’t see these consoles lasting as long as the PS3 and 360 did.

    Resolution is not even that big of a deal for me. I thought it was until i saw the difference and it really ain’t all that noticeable for me. But 30fps vs 60fps….is very noticeable. Especially on a 110 inch screen. If all my friends weren’t on Xbox, i’d be going all PC, but sadly there are still plenty games that only release on the consoles and it will stay that way too.

    #40 1 year ago
  41. Eregol

    Regardless of the difference in frame rate the PS3 to PS4 comparison video didn’t really show enough of a difference in the general look to convince me to part with my money for this version. I’ve already played and completed it on PS3, and really enjoyed my time with it.
    I could possibly be swayed if they were to do it as a PS3 to PS4 upgrade. But really I’m struggling to see the point in this new version.

    #41 1 year ago
  42. Nickwpearce

    @22 can you read? posting some twitter post of an ign (worse site online) editor is proof? there is various reports of the ps4 having lots of issues with games running at 60 fps

    I’m not bitter at all i enjoy my games on all consoles, but a constant frame rate is more important than one that drop from 60 to 40/50 IMO

    most pc dickheads are too far up on their pedestal to even admit it

    this console ‘war’ is far from over in all honesty i hope sony goes bankrupt because they are one of the worse companies around and have been for years

    “PlayStation 4 build will attempt to hit 60 fps as often as possible”

    if it isn’t constant whats the point??

    oh and i love this game but why would i for out full price for some upgraded visuals that dont even compare to the pc??

    #42 1 year ago
  43. Panthro

    @42

    Wow, he is right though.

    You sound like one bitter dude.

    “i hope sony goes bankrupt because they are one of the worse companies around and have been for years” – Nahh they are not that bad like, you just sound angry you ‘sided’ with Xbox and now the PS4 is pushing more power.
    ______

    I would rather have an inconsistent framerate trying to hit 50-60 than play a full game running at 30fps.

    “slight dips under 60 fps” hardly matter, you won’t feel them.

    ______

    “oh and i love this game but why would i for out full price for some upgraded visuals that dont even compare to the pc??”

    At least your consistent with what you say, most of them have been shouting that graphics don’t matter for years but this proves once again they are all mostly ignorant fools since they are all running out to pay more money for ‘upgraded visuals’…

    #43 1 year ago
  44. xxxGamesMasterxxx

    60fps on Ps4, 30fps on Xb1? oh dear Xbone fails again.

    #44 1 year ago
  45. Dragon

    Major Nelson – “I cannot wait for truth to come out”

    #45 1 year ago
  46. Tormenter

    Really? More of this?

    I may have to make a longer appearance here in the near future.

    #46 1 year ago
  47. X14EVR

    I heard they still are working on code for some secret optimisation/part to kick in in the xbox inside.

    It was in the news ages ago i am surprised none of you even saw. xbox have a lot more power than ps4 and pc but since they had to rushed xbox to get it out to the fans faster so we could enjoy it longer they didnt finish the code properly unlocking its true power, few more months and the code will be done I heard and I should know I have a relative at microsoft who helped make the xbox.

    #47 1 year ago
  48. CyberMarco

    @47 You are so funny, and delusional! :P

    #48 1 year ago
  49. Tormenter

    @47

    Actually I’ll agree with you on this.. not that it’s MORE powerful than PS4, but yeah, there is some optimisation going on, I read that also. Isn’t it something to do with the eSRam?… or something along those lines..

    At the end of the day though I still think the PS4 will have it.. There’s only so much optimisation you can do.. and the PS4 does actually have the better HW.

    #49 1 year ago
  50. X14EVR

    see even people know its true like tormentor
    all the rumors about the second graphics card were fake but were true as well because thats what they were calling the secret optimisation i think thats what my relative says anyway

    #50 1 year ago
  51. Moonwalker1982

    @49

    Yeah this stuff was being said last year too, that some development tools weren’t fully ready yet and that is why some multiplats weren’t the same resolution as PS4. But damn…a game that came out for the last-gen consoles, only with some graphical improvements and can’t reach 60fps while the other can? That is bad. But i hope you are right about optimisation, fact is…CD did not mention Xbox One at all, not a good look.

    #51 1 year ago
  52. Tormenter

    @50

    Woah up there, cowboy.

    I don’t know nothing ’bout no second gpu.. The issues are down to the existing configuration leaving room to be improved on.. but it’s not going to become some uber machine.

    #52 1 year ago
  53. X14EVR

    dont lose faith xbox has always been better and always will be it just needs to unlock the new code they are making

    #53 1 year ago
  54. Ekona

    @30 I made my commitment to Xbone knowing that it was the technically weaker platform. I’m still comfortable with that, as for me it’s a system I prefer in all other aspects.

    720/30 and 1080/60 are not the same, not by a country mile, I don’t disagree with that. I don’t disagree that the PS4 version of most (if not all) multiplats will look better on that system to most. I’m only telling you what my eyes tell me. It’s the same reason I prefer LCD TVs to Plasma ones: They simply look better to my eyes. There may be a hundred technical reasons why plasma is better, but I can’t see it.

    Once you have a game in the isolation of your living room, and cannot do a direct comparison, then as long as it looks amazing to you then nothing else matters. If it looks and plays like arse as well at that time, that’s when you have a problem.

    @31 It’s a fair point about reaction times, but then again I’ve never noticed the difference in previous gens between 30 and 60fps, even back when I was gaming on the PC and could change it at will. I’m not saying that I’m right and everyone else is wrong, as the reverse is more likely true, but it’s not something I considered important when I made my next-gen gaming decision.

    TLDR: As long as I’m happy, people can argue over specs all they want.

    #54 1 year ago
  55. Fin

    @54

    Srs about never noticed difference between 30 and 60?

    http://boallen.com/fps-compare.html

    #55 1 year ago
  56. Bomba Luigi

    Yeah, 60 FPS are better then 30, at least as long as they are stable. But do you have to care? No. Some do, some not, its fine, you can have the same fun with 30 like someone other has with 60.

    In the End, if you didn’t have a Problem with 30 FPS on the old Consoles why should you have one now?

    #56 1 year ago
  57. One-Shot

    Jokes on the PC fanboy commenters in the last TR thread that were holding onto the belief TR:DE was only 30fps. (which didn’t even matter then either.)

    #57 1 year ago
  58. Mike W

    @42

    Right back at you, I never stated anything in my first post on whether this article is fact or fiction because I could give two shits about this whole “my console can do more frames than yours” debate.

    Like I stated before you sounded “bitter” and even immature with your original post, because this article stated that the PS4 version of this game runs at a higher fps than the Xbox one and something about that appeared to upset you.

    You first mentioned COD: Ghost’s resolution for both the PS4 and Xbox one, which made no sense regarding the information provided to you by this article.

    You then stated how you’re upset on how both the XBO and Nintendo are receiving negative press at the moment and Sony is not, which again, made no sense regarding the information provided to you by this article.

    Then you took a turn for the worst when you starting mentioning on how both Microsoft and Nintendo are doing well financially than Sony and “Sony” is on the verge of going bankrupt when its finances is compare to its competition.

    Once again, you’re making no “sense” regarding the information provided to you by this article.

    So like I stated before, do you even know the point that you were trying to make?

    And you know what?

    You don’t even have to answer that, cause you’re clearly to foolish to realize what you even wrote..

    #58 1 year ago
  59. Moonwalker1982

    @54

    Agreed about the Xbox One, i prefer it too in all the the other aspects. That is why i am so gutted about this news. I had definitely expected X1 to do 60fps too. Interesting what you said about LCD and Plasma. I can never ever get used to LCD after having owned Plasma. The ghosting/blurring is terrible on LCD. Might have gotten better through the years, but in 2012 i owned of the best LED/LCD’s for gaming and the blurring was just impossible for me.

    #59 1 year ago
  60. pukem0n

    who the fuck cares about 30 or 60 fps?

    #60 1 year ago
  61. Ireland Michael

    “TLDR: As long as I’m happy, people can argue over specs all they want.”

    Quote of the motherfuckin’ year. Stick this one in a plaque folks, we’re done for 2014!

    #61 1 year ago
  62. Fin

    @60

    Dude, playing at 60 is a faaaarrr better experience. Seriously.

    Again:
    http://boallen.com/fps-compare.html

    #62 1 year ago
  63. Dragon

    This alt account thing needs to stop.
    Although, you can easily guess who it is.

    @62,
    I checked that, but I am not sure if its far better. Its better though.
    Just my opinion.

    #63 1 year ago
  64. X14EVR

    true I dont even care about fps really i have a gaming pc thats really powerful and has the 60fps setting and when i put on my xbox and pc at the same time i cant even tell the difference when 30fps on xbox looks better anyway 60fps is to fast.

    i think fps is just a word that you pc and sony gamers made up to make you think your console is better when in fact it is not

    #64 1 year ago
  65. Fin

    @64

    “i think fps is just a word that you pc and sony gamers made up to make you think your console is better when in fact it is not”

    Trolling’s a fine art, but you went too far here :P

    #65 1 year ago
  66. Dragon

    ^He is an alt account. Quite easy to guess who.

    #66 1 year ago
  67. CyberMarco

    @66 Why are you “afraid” on calling out people? Or better yet, why do you hesitate?

    #67 1 year ago
  68. Hcw87

    Man, the PS4 fanboy gloating is massive in this thread. If this was so obvious from the start, why bother reacting this way whenever there’s a story like this? It’s like we finally have proof just now that PS4 will handle multiplats better and you have to rub it in just for good measure. Kindergarden mentality.

    #68 1 year ago
  69. gomersoul

    Hey I took 7 years of bashing from xbots, now my loyalty is paying off I’m gonna enjoy it for all its worth! Ps4 ftw

    #69 1 year ago
  70. CyberMarco

    @68 I don’t care what console is better or not, but that’s very hypocrite of yours to say something like that regarding Sony fans.

    lol xbots! :P

    #70 1 year ago
  71. Hcw87

    @70
    Uhm what? Read the very first post in here.

    If anything, people should want the consoles to be as good as possible, as competition only makes things better for us gamers. I’m sure there are some dumbass fanboys out there wishing MS/Sony will go bankrupt or something, but that would not be a good thing for gamers at all.

    #71 1 year ago
  72. CyberMarco

    @71 I’m not referring to this particular post, but attitude in general to bash Sony/defend MS at any given opportunity.

    But whatever keeps you happy I guess…

    #72 1 year ago
  73. Dragon

    @67,
    Because I have no proof.

    But since you asked, see from end of last page, when the guy first appears. It should give a good idea of who it is. I think I am guessing right, but in the end, its just a guess.

    #73 1 year ago
  74. Hcw87

    @72
    Feel free to link a single post where i’ve bashed Sony.

    #74 1 year ago
  75. CyberMarco

    @74 I’m not that bothered to search for any link, but that Microsoft/Machinima, you said something that it’s just common practice, while it’s clearly not. And by that I mean to don’t say anything about being a paid promotion, non-disclosure agreement and stuff like that…

    I’m sure other users must have something similar to say…

    #75 1 year ago
  76. Arcnail

    You really would have thought they would have made these consoles powerful enough to play locked in 1080p, 60fps games. It should have been baseline.

    If that was too expensive, they should have just waited. There’s still a ton of life in the PS3/360.

    #76 1 year ago
  77. Kuwabara

    its a last gen game with minor updates, id expect it to run at 120 fps at the least.

    #77 1 year ago
  78. Panthro

    They really need to stahp beating around Lara’s bush and just admit the obvious.

    #78 1 year ago
  79. The_Red

    Funny how Square’s updates calls 60fps “gravy”. Unlike resolution, 60fps is actually an important gameplay element as seen in games like Burnout , Call of Duty and pretty much anything on a decent PC.

    #79 1 year ago
  80. OneLifeCycle

    Personally, I like seeing XBone suffer from lower spec hardware. Karma from their horrendous roll-out of the system, their policies, backtracking of policies and outright arrogance – all while trying to force the Kinect on every one of their loyal gamers.

    Congrats Microsoft! Your “gaming” console is second best at playing the games people want to play (and that’s because there’s only two worth considering here)! But I can channels surf cable on it!!! YAY!!!!!

    #80 1 year ago
  81. fearmonkey

    Wow….It seems someone posting on here is a fan of the baloney misterxmedia and his “insider”s keep preaching. Dual layer MB that will be powered by optimization and it’s only half performance, secret GPU, etc etc.

    As a Xbox Fan, I realized the fact the PS4 was more powerful long ago, and I own a PS4 because of it. No amount of optimization can overcome the fact that one console simply has a more powerful GPU and faster Ram. If optimization could fix it all, then none of us PC gamers would need anything past a mid range video card because they could simply optimize it, right?

    Give it up already, it’s $500 for a less powerful gaming console that gives you better motion controls and a better multimedia experience. it’s what it is #dealwithit.

    #81 1 year ago
  82. Spider Law

    I dont have a problem with either 30 or 60fps, even though i would prefer 60fps either way. But still, the FPS for this game shouldnt determine whether to buy it or not.

    My problem is the people saying there isnt much improvement. Yeah, ok. There are tons of improvements and if you cant see them, i feel bad for you because you will be missing out.

    #82 1 year ago
  83. raftos

    @47 and 49

    This?

    http://www.giantbomb.com/xbox-one/3045-145/forums/x1-esram-dx-11-2-from-32mb-to-6gb-worth-of-texture-1448545/

    It’s promissing, but ps4 will still be better.

    #83 1 year ago
  84. Legendaryboss

    Another thing not to care about for certain reasons.

    #84 1 year ago
  85. raftos

    According to Anandtech, Tomb Raider on High Quality, 1920×1200, runs at 73fps using a Radeon HD 7870 and at 40fps using a Radeon HD 7770. Considering they’re almost the same GPUs used on PS4 (7870) and X1 (7770), but with less shaders, I think these numbers are what we should expect.

    #85 1 year ago
  86. SplatteredHouse

    “On the other hand, the PlayStation 4 build will attempt to hit 60 fps as often as possible, and does a pretty good job of doing so, but does have slight dips under 60 fps during certain scenarios.”” It was confirmed in a GamesRadar livestream by executive producer Scott Amos.”
    DEVELOPER UNCHAINED
    …oh god! Noooo! He’s broken free of his handler! :p

    Publisher (cowering) “Anything beyond 30fps for this version is gravy.”

    #86 1 year ago
  87. Kalain

    I do remember, reading on here and other sites, when the 360 had a better FPS than the PS3, the Sony owners where saying FPS didn’t matter. Now, all of a sudden, it does matter. People have a really short memory when it comes to their blind fanboyism for their device of choice.

    But really, does it matter?

    #87 1 year ago
  88. Dragon

    @86,
    Which makes even more sense considering how TR DLC released first on 360.
    Its just PR funded by MS money.

    #88 1 year ago
  89. _LarZen_

    @60 Gamers care.

    #89 1 year ago
  90. OmegaSlayer

    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/BerB0ttIEAAFbbu.jpg

    #90 1 year ago
  91. Xbone

    I love how they say “who cares”. They are so cute :D

    #91 1 year ago
  92. Djoenz

    Havent you noticed how a lot of these sources say one thing first and different things later. This is marketing and hype. They are on top of this. Either deliberate statements or dumb fuck ups which I really doubt.

    I can not trust the interwebz anymo. Tsk.

    They will probably both end up with 60fps.

    #92 1 year ago
  93. dontbescaredhomie92

    @91 If you look at the update you muppet you’ll find the developer doesn’t care, such a cute little fanboy aren’t you :)

    #93 1 year ago
  94. kisame

    hahaha the next gen is still to bee seen yet peoples are talking big

    I guess when GTA 6 will come out and will run 25 fps on both then they will say who cares this looks insane oh dear

    #94 1 year ago
  95. dtyk

    @92

    It’s deliberate. You can’t just come out and say things that damage the image of your business partners. Especially when that business partner has enough money to bury you 3 times over.

    #95 1 year ago
  96. Spider Law

    @87
    Except with Xbox 360 and PS3 it was usually a difference of 3-5 frames, which doesnt make a huge difference (rather small) and it wasnt a consistent frame rate difference. Now with Xbox One and PS4 we are seeing a difference of 10-30fps which makes a big difference, and its consistent.

    #96 1 year ago
  97. NECR6MANCER

    so will there be a multiplayer for this as well? making a all new leader boards

    #97 1 year ago
  98. Tormenter

    @73 DRAGON… your name goes first in the hopes that you are still around to read this in the comment stream so early.

    This fucking comment here…

    “But since you asked, see from end of last page, when the guy first appears. It should give a good idea of who it is. I think I am guessing right, but in the end, its just a guess.”

    Considering that I am the only only one who posted after him on that page, and that is what you are getting at.. I take it you are calling me the alt. That’s not a guess.. that’s a fucking wild stab in the dark, with shit all to back it up except the buzzing in your head…

    Get your fucking facts straight before shouting your mouth on things like that….I don’t give two fucks what people think of me, let alone enough to hide behind different accounts.. WANKER…Sorry, cowardly wanker… Next time you have something to say, say it instead of hiding behind your words because you’re too shit scared that you’ve got it wrong..

    #98 1 year ago
  99. Spinergy02

    So I picked up a copy of this game for Xbox One today and must say…the framerate is far closer to 60fps than 30fps. I haven’t noticed a lick of stuttering so far and everything is very smooth. Thanks for the previous speculation, though.

    #99 1 year ago
  100. Phoenixblight

    @99

    Anecdotal =/= Fact. People will wait for DF to do a comparison with actual video and analysis than someone saying they played an unreleased game and it being “far closer to 60fps”.

    Especially with your clear bias for the Xbox One.

    #100 1 year ago
  101. Spinergy02

    @100 There was no edit. Gamestop is already selling the game.

    Edit: (this is how I edit my comments, by the way) If you want, my nick here is my Xbox gamertag. Check out the game I’m currently playing if you need proof.

    #101 1 year ago
  102. Phoenixblight

    Its not released until next week and it doesn’t matter as I said anecdotal is not fact. Any person can tell a story.

    #102 1 year ago
  103. Spinergy02

    @102

    http://www.videogamer.com/ps4/tomb_raider_definitive_edition/news/tomb_raider_definitive_edition_release_brought_forward_in_us.html

    “Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition is available to buy now in stores across North America, multiple user reports claim, days in advance of its official release date.”

    http://www.gamestop.com/xbox-one/games/tomb-raider-definitive-edition/113245

    Unlike many users here I’m not much for speculation. There is your proof that the game is out, and you can obviously check my gamertag to see that I’m currently playing Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition on Xbox One.

    Edit: Just for you, I’m about to record a clip of my current game.

    #103 1 year ago
  104. Phoenixblight

    @103

    Its irrelevant whether its been prematurely released or not. No person is going to bother listening you bang on about how its “closer to 60 FPS”. You have no evidence other than your hear say to prove otherwise. Digital Foundry will do a comparison and when they do there will be cold hard facts on the matter. For all we know you are just a Xbot trying protect your precious.

    Edit: Make a video but know this Youtube only plays videos at 30 FPS. Thanks for playing.

    #104 1 year ago
  105. Spinergy02

    @104

    http://puu.sh/6wZ0D.mp4 I used Xbox Record Now to capture a clip. Uploaded to skydrive and then puush. The point of the video is that you should probably check some other sources before you spout old information. The release date was pushed up.

    #105 1 year ago
  106. Phoenixblight

    @105

    *cough* http://www.polygon.com/2013/8/5/4591972/xbox-one-game-dvr-720p-30-fps *cough*

    Keep arguing about the game being pushed on its release as I said its pointless. It has nothing to do with the argument.

    #106 1 year ago
  107. Spinergy02

    The point wasn’t to prove actual framerate. You stated earlier that the game wasn’t released.

    #107 1 year ago
  108. Phoenixblight

    @107

    I said it was unreleased. Which it is as the official release date is the 28th. I was arguing about your claim about it being 60 FPS. I could care less about people having it right now because a few stores went ahead and sold it.

    You are like a broken record. I never denied that gamestop wasn’t selling it.

    #108 1 year ago
  109. Spinergy02

    You obviously didn’t check my sources showing that the release date was pushed forward and that it is available for purchase. Anyways, I’m going to go play some Tomb Raider. You guys can keep arguing about the framerate being 30fps on Xbox One.

    #109 1 year ago
  110. Phoenixblight

    @109

    I did nor do I care as it has nothing to do with this article or the argument against Xbox One version being subpar.

    #110 1 year ago
  111. Spinergy02

    @110

    Shouldn’t you wait until Digital Foundry officially compares the two, since as of now you have nothing official to go off of? Also, good job on going back and ninja editing most of your posts.

    #111 1 year ago
  112. Phoenixblight

    @111

    I only edited for clarification. My point still stood and was the same only that much clearer.

    “Shouldn’t you wait until Digital Foundry officially compares the two”

    That is exactly what I said. You came in this article claiming the Xbox One version was 60 FPS when I said DF will have videos and actual analysis so it was better to wait.

    #112 1 year ago
  113. justerthought

    There is a lot xbox frustration in this comment section all arguing about nothing. The frame rate is the issue. Who gives a toss if someone got the game early. It’s still 30fps. If you are not happy, complain to those who caused the problem. MS made the lame console, so get angry with them. You don’t gain anything arguing with people who have PS4 because we are happy. I’m just glad Crystal Dynamics had the sense not to gimp the PS4 version to match the lame XB1 version. That would have been wrong.

    #113 1 year ago
  114. Spinergy02

    @112

    Your first reply to my first comment on this article was originally that I did not have a copy because the game wasn’t even out yet. I never stated it was running AT 60fps, but it was much higher than 30 and closer to 60. Anyone that has played video games for a few years should be able to easily spot 30fps and 60fps.

    @113

    The game looks gorgeous regardless that it’s probably running a bit slower than PS4. I’ve put in a couple hours of gameplay and still haven’t noticed any hiccups or obvious drops so I’m very happy with it. They did a great job with the voice commands, but I could care less about their usage of the kinect (you can lean to change POV in certain situations). Also, I wasn’t targeting PS4 owners with my comment. Merely stating that the game runs great on Xbox One regardless of if running at a slightly lower framerate (and definitely not 30fps).

    #114 1 year ago
  115. Phoenixblight

    @114

    Lrn2Read

    “Anecdotal =/= Fact. People will wait for DF to do a comparison with actual video and analysis than someone saying they played an unreleased game and it being “far closer to 60fps”.

    Please point out where my argument was about the game not being out. I told you what unreleased means as the game is not officially out. Only select stores selling it as a large majority still have January 28th for release date.

    #115 1 year ago
  116. Spinergy02

    Your ORIGINAL comment, not the edited one. This community would be so much better if you guys would stop editing your posts after someone points out your error. It seems to be common practice here from what I’ve seen so far.

    #116 1 year ago
  117. Phoenixblight

    @116

    The only thing I did remove was saying you had edited your post when in fact you didn’t just posted another comment on a similar article. I deleted like 4 words.

    #117 1 year ago

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  • The Witcher 3 dev: DirectX 12 may not have impact on Xbox One games resolution

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  • Get infinite items in Bloodborne with this duplication glitch

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  • Destiny weekly reset for March 31: Heroic and Nightfall strikes detailed

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  • Motivational Growth is the first non-documentary film to be released on Steam

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  • Metal Gear Solid movie in the works at Sony Pictures

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  • Destiny: Inferno mode returns this week with Inferno Clash

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  • Bladestorm: how 28 rogue ninja conquered Brittany

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  • First Bloodborne speedrun is in, game finished in under 45 minutes

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  • Advanced Warfare Infection gameplay shows the new map, monsters, extraction mechanic

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  • Hotline Miami collector’s edition is close, 50% already achieved

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  • Woah Dave will be an extra free PS+ game on PS4 in April

    Indie platformer Woah Dave will be made free to PlayStation Plus members on PlayStation 4 in April, but it’s not part of the month’s main Plus offering. Woah Dave is a “secret” April PlayStation Plus game, according to Sony. The game is a 2D platformer that received positive feedback when it was released on PS […]

  • Mortal Kombat X: three international tourneys announced, $100,000 prize pool

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  • Project CARS to receive a free car every month, starting with the Lykan Hypersport

    The Lykan Hypersport, the supercar featured in one of Furious 7′s action set-pieces, will be a free download for Project CARS owners. To thank the fans for their patience throughout Project CARS development and several delays, developer Slightly Mad will be giving all owners one in-game car for free each month. The first car will […]

  • Leaked Halo Online gameplay shows weapons, maps, and more

    Gameplay from the upcoming, Russia only, Halo Online has leaked online and it looks like a mix of Halo 3 and Halo Reach. Microsoft announced last week that a free-to-play Halo game is in development at Saber Interactive. The game will be available in Russia only, at least on launch. YouTuber Noble, with the help […]

  • Get PlayStation 4 with the PS Camera and The Last of Us for $399

    US retailer Best Buy is offering a free PlayStation Camera with the purchase of The Last of Us PS4 bundle. If you’re in the US, Best Buy is having a very good deal on PlayStation 4 systems at the moment. If you buy The Last of Us PS4 bundle, you’ll automatically get the PS Camera […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition Jaws of Hakkon DLC comes to PS4 in May

    Dragon Age: Inquisition Jaws of Hakkon DLC has been given a release window for PS3, PS4, and Xbox 360. Jaws of Hakkon, the first story add-on to Dragon Age: Inquisition was released last week on PC and Xbox One. The release was a complete surprise, as there was no prior announcement. What was also surprising […]

  • Watch Rainbow Six Siege developers stream new gameplay right now

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  • Advanced Warfare Exo Zombie Infected trailer shows new weapons, massive enemy

    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Exo Zombies episode 2, Infected, has been shown off in a new trailer. The official trailer for Exo Zombies Infected is here with footage of the new gear and new enemies. All of which help set up the mess everyone’s making at Burger Town. John Malkovich and co are dropped […]

  • Rainbow Six Siege collector’s edition comes with a 120-page field manual

    Rainbow Six Siege will be getting a collector’s edition and it comes with a 120-page guide. The Rainbow Six Siege collector’s edition has been fully detailed. It’s called the “Art of Siege Edition” and will be available for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, priced £65. Here’s what you get: A copy of the game […]

  • Rainbow Six Siege trailer is all about the operators

    Rainbow Six Siege has a new trailer available explaining the operator system. Operators are what makes any Counter Terrorist Unit and you will get to choose each of them individually before assembling a team. Any operator you choose will not be available for others though, so planning ahead will be crucial. The new trailer shows […]

  • Spotify now available on PS3 and PS4, lets you play music in the background

    Spotify has arrived on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. The Spotify app is now available in 42 countries on PSN. The app was part of last week’s firmware update and can be found under PlayStation Music. Anyone can download it, as it doesn’t require PlayStation Plus. You can use your PSN account to subscribe to […]

  • Let’s talk Battlefield Hardline weapon balance

    The weapon balance in Battlefield Hardline is causing a controversy among the players. Are some weapons too powerful, or are other not powerful enough? Westie has been playing Battlefield Hardline since it the day it came out and he has some opinions about the state of weapon balance as it stands right now. Westie also […]

  • UK Charts: Bloodborne enters at No. 2, Battlefield Hardline defends No. 1 spot

    Battlefield Hardline has defended the No. 1 spot in the UK Charts against Bloodborne’s impressive numbers. The UK Charts for the week ending March 28 show Battlefield Hardline continuing to hold the top spot despite dropping 43% in sales. Bloodborne achieved the No. 2 spot and came only 22,500 copies short of becoming number 1. […]

  • Halo 5: Guardians release date and new trailers released

    Halo 5 is coming in October. Are you ready? Halo 5: Guardians has been slapped with a release date of October 27. Microsoft and 343 Industries also released a new trailer to mark the news; check it out below. “The Master Chief. Spartan Locke. Who is the hunter and who is the hunted?” Microsoft said […]

  • Denial wins Call of Duty Championship 2015

    In a weekend where favourites crashed out and non-US teams took a beating, Denial stepped up to take the title and $400,000 prize Denial have beaten Revenge to win the Call of Duty Championship 2015, claiming a $400,000 prize. Taking place in downtown Los Angeles, 32 of the best teams in the world battled it […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Ascendance DLC- check out new maps and the grapple ability

    Advanced Warfare’s Ascendance DLC is looking pretty sweet in these two new videos. The Call of Duty Championships this weekend have given our very own Arekkz a chance to check out the new Ascendance DLC coming this month. Take a look at all four new maps as well as the cool new grapple ability (which […]

  • Advanced Warfare’s Exo Zombies gets a “mini boss” with Ascendance DLC

    Zombies mode gets an exo-kick up the ass with Advanced Warfare’s second DLC drop, Ascendance. When Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s Ascendance DLC drops this week, players will be going up against some tougher challenges in Exo Zombies mode. “It’s all zombies, all of the time,” says High Moon Studios Matt Tieger, head of the […]

  • GTA Online user videos show out of character Lester, important Police Business

    You know, Lester isn’t as soft as he lets on, at least in these two GTA Online videos he’s not. The first one below is from YouTube user 10Phoenix01 Gamer, showing Lester kick a guy’s ass. It’s apparently punishment for running over the player – at least that’s the way it appears. A second video […]

  • Guild Wars 2 devs explain how the Map Bonus system, precursor crafting work in Heart of Thorns

    ArenaNet has posted information on the Guild Wars 2 website explaining how crafting mastery, and crafting a legendary weapon, will work in the Heart of Thorns expansion. There’s also information on the new Map Bonuses system, which will make acquiring crafting materials a more “directed activity” and streamlined experience. The new system will also add […]

  • Fly around your creations in Cities: Skylines with the Flight Cimulator mod

    Cities: Skylines players can now fly over their creations thanks to the Flight Cimulator mod. Created by Ulysius and available through the Steam Workshop, the mod allows the user to simulate flight through simple controls. According to the mod notes, it is still a work in progress as Ulysius plans to add building collisions , […]

  • The Walking Dead, Better Call Saul arrive on PlayStation Vue

    Sony has announced the addition of AMC to its PlayStation Vue service, which soft launched in Chicago, New York City and Philadelphia earlier this month. Those who use the service can now get their Better Call Saul and The Walking Dead fix, and also watch the Sundance channel, WEtv and IFC. AMC and WEtv are […]

  • Play the first level of Super Mario 64 in your browser

    Thanks to Roystan Ross and the Unity engine, you can play the first level of Super Mario 64 in your browser. This little nugget came to my attention yesterday, and unfortunately it became lost on my worksheet. Better late than never, I suppose. Anyway, the level is free-to-play and if you don’t wish to play […]

  • Steam’s Discovery Update has helped increase revenue for smaller titles

    Valve has said its Discovery Queue has increased product page views across Steam by 30% since the company launched the Discovery Update. According to Valve, 75% of those views come from the Discovery Queue, and 16% of product views can be attributed to the Discovery Queue. Even Steam Tags clicks have increased. The system is […]

  • Halo: The Master Chief Collection April update includes “more ranked playlists”

    The next content update for Halo: The Master Chief Collection will “address a variety of issues across the game,” according to 343 Industries, including specific improvements to ranking. New quit and betrayal penalties are also in the works as the development team prepares to roll out ranks to additional playlists. According to 343, the latest […]

  • Get Spec Ops: The Line for free through 2K Games sale on Humble Store

    A 2K Games sale is going on this weekend on the Humble Store with up to 83% off on select titles. Games on sale include Evolve, Bioshock, Civilization and other franchises. Plus, Spec Ops: The Line can be yours for free with the purchase of any -2K title on sale. To see the full list […]

  • Dota 2 The International 2015 tickets are sold out

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  • Here’s what’s expected in Battlefield 4′s Weapon Crate DLC – video

    A new Battlefield 4 drop is on the horizon, and to give you an idea of what to expect, we have a video for you below featuring information on the Weapon Crate DLC. According to Battlefield expert Westie, players can expect five new weapons along with the return of the Gun Master game mode. The […]

  • Pillars of Eternity issues to be addressed in patch 1.03, expected next week

    Obsidian Entertainment plans to release a Pillars of Eternity patch next week to combat issues users have reported. Until the patch is released, the developers have posted workarounds for some of the most common issues. The issues reported span framerate drops, inability to launch the game unless in administrator mode, crashes on 32-bit machines, animal […]

  • Mortal Kombat X videos show Erron Black gameplay, Ermac fatalities, more

    Erron Black, the gunslinger which was outed for Mortal Kombat X in the achievements listing last week, was featured in the latest livestream from NetherRelam Studios yesterday evening. Along with gameplay, fatalities and variations for Black, the developer also provided a look at gameplay for: Ermac vs Mileena; Ermac’s brutality and fatality moves; Lui Kang […]

  • The Legend of Zelda Wii U: 2015 release not a “priority”, skipping E3

    The Legend of Zelda franchise producer Eiji Aonuma is featured in the latest video update on the status of The Legend of Zelda for Wii U, stating a 2015 release is no longer a “number one priority” for the team. While Aonuma never specifically says the game has been delayed into 2016, the announcement confirms […]

  • Destiny gameplay designer exits for Bethesda

    Destiny’s senior gameplay designer Josh Hamrick announced on Twitter overnight he would be leaving the company in a week’s time for Bethesda. Hamrick joined Bungie in 2009 after working two years at Midway Austin, where he created multiplayer maps, modified single-player levels, and other designer functions. He was in charge of fixing bug in code […]