Author Archives: Patrick Garratt
Mon, Jul 29, 2013 | 17:00 BST
Ubisoft Annecy has confirmed to VG247 that Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag’s multiplayer component won’t feature ship combat. You can blame the briny itself.
Tue, Jul 30, 2013 | 10:10 BST
We got to play Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag’s co-op modes in Annecy earlier this month. Take a look at Discovery and Unleashed in Sam’s edit below.
Mon, Jul 22, 2013 | 08:59 BST
Plans. Check. Guns. Check. Complete new heist from PC version of PayDay 2 with commentary from Overkill? Check. Hit the button, Neil. Do not hesitate. Not for a second.
Sat, Jul 20, 2013 | 15:29 BST
According to Oddworld Inhabitant’s boss, Microsoft should cull its Xbox One team and start again. Lorne Lanning speaks out on Redmond’s great next-gen indie disaster.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 21:08 BST
Speaking in an investor call today, Ubisoft president Yves Guillemot claimed next-gen hardware pre-orders are well up on those seen in the previous round.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 00:17 BST
Sony will offer a free version of Evolution’s Driveclub to PS Plus subs at PlayStation 4′s launch. Patrick Garratt speaks to Evolution about embracing new models in console’s next-gen.
Tue, Jul 09, 2013 | 12:57 BST
Tue, Jul 02, 2013 | 08:03 BST
Following a stormy E3 and some serious policy backtracking, it’s been confirmed that Xbox frontman Don Mattrick has left Microsoft to head up Zynga.
Fri, Jun 21, 2013 | 10:20 BST
“The internet” is currently involved in a frenzy of self-congratulation over Microsoft’s abandonment of Xbox One’s various DRM restrictions. We did it, the Ouroboros cries. Actually, you didn’t. Sony did.
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 | 21:25 BST
Microsoft may find that its costliest Xbox One mistake is a refusal to embrace console indie development, warns Patrick Garratt.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 19:32 BST
Killzone: Shadow Fall aims to be a poster-child for PS4′s new features and a new direction in its own right. Patrick Garratt speaks to Guerrilla in LA.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 17:43 BST
Patrick Garratt got some time with both the PS4 and Xbox One controllers at E3 today. Head in for impressions, comparisons and photos.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 21:22 BST
Jim Ryan, president of SCE Europe, is ready to launch PS4 with everything at his disposal. He speaks to Patrick Garratt on always-on, DRM and the most explosive E3 press conference for years.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 09:18 BST
Patrick Garratt played an Xbox One game. Crytek talks about the challenges of Ryse: Son of Rome’s development and letting you act as a “Roman badass”.
Sat, Jun 08, 2013 | 18:50 BST
VG247 will bring you total coverage of E3 and its press conferences beginning next Monday with Microsoft and Xbox One. Head inside for stage-show timings and hints at content.
Mon, May 27, 2013 | 23:16 BST
Wed, May 22, 2013 | 13:25 BST
Wed, May 22, 2013 | 12:16 BST
Xbox’s next generation was shown only as a concept in Seattle yesterday, as the truth of Microsoft’s multi-media intention. Wait for E3 to judge its games component, says Patrick Garratt.
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 13:00 BST
Sony’s confirmed it’s fake, but you still have to see it. Watch the video below for what could have been.
Mon, May 13, 2013 | 18:38 BST