Tag Archives: next gen
Fri, Oct 04, 2013 | 01:37 BST
GamesIndustry spoke with Sony Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida about the future of the PS3 going forward with the launch of the PlayStation 4 just six weeks away, and he says he is holding out hope that the current-gen console will continue to thrive in the next few years due to the price difference between it and its successor.
Fri, Sep 27, 2013 | 14:53 BST
At 3pm EA Sports takes to the stage at Eurogamer Expo to talk about the next-gen versions of FIFA 14, its flagship sports title. You can watch the session right here.
Fri, Sep 27, 2013 | 12:30 BST
Tue, Aug 20, 2013 | 08:46 BST
You might have heard that Call of Duty: Ghosts is coming out this year. It’s going to be on both current and next-gen consoles, which has presented a number of issues to developer Infinity Ward. Executive producer Mark Rubin has spoken about the transition to next-gen and what players can expect from the new engine.
Tue, Jul 16, 2013 | 21:42 BST
Cloud-based streaming won’t be a selling point for next-gen consoles, according to a new report from ABI Research, which also doesn’t expect unit sales to reach those of current-gen systems within the first five years at market.
Mon, May 20, 2013 | 21:51 BST
Electronic Arts will reveal the first details of its Ultimate Fighting Championship game tomorrow, the same day when Microsoft’s holding its next-gen Xbox event, the company announced.
Sat, May 11, 2013 | 20:55 BST
When in comes to next-gen systems, Cliff Bleszinski feels Sony’s really embraced the indie and sharing scenes, and he’s really interested in what Microsoft has to show on May 21.
Wed, May 08, 2013 | 21:31 BST
Capcom has told investors that it believes the cost of developing games for next generation platforms will rise significantly as a result of the additional functions of the new hardware.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 05:05 BST
Ubisoft Toronto has finished working on its portion of Rainbow Six: Patriots, studio boss Jade Raymond has told VG247′s Sam Clay.
Fri, Mar 08, 2013 | 21:45 GMT
Overkill Software’s Simon Vikland has said he’s heard around town that next-gen consoles will make it possible to self-publish patches, which if true, would be a boon for smaller development firms.
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 | 17:04 GMT
The general consensus is that future consoles will be digital only, and something Eidos life president Ian Livingstone agrees with fully.
Wed, Feb 13, 2013 | 13:32 GMT
EA’s chief financial officer Blake Jorgensen has said next-gen will be a more cost effective transition for the firm, and part of this has to do with Frostbite being the firm’s proprietary engine.
Thu, Feb 07, 2013 | 20:11 GMT
Valve boss Gabe Newell gave a talk at DICE 2013 this week, and he said all sorts of lovely things like: the Steambox price point will be a much lower cost than many living-room devices; he talked about how he is skeptical of cloud gaming; how his vision for video games is a bit on the PC-fans side; and how the console transition is bad for gaming as a whole. That’s the take away, at any rate. You can watch his speech below.
Sat, Feb 02, 2013 | 14:18 GMT
Bethesda has a position open for someone with programming experience, and said person would be working with “future generation consoles.”
Tue, Jan 29, 2013 | 18:13 GMT
Sleeping Dogs developer United Front is hiring network programmers in order to develop “multiplayer features of [its] next-gen console title”. The listing, spotted by NeoGAF and posted on OXM, reads: “We are looking for an experienced network programmer to work with our online team to develop the multiplayer features of our next-gen console title.” The position notes multiplayer experience is needed. Have look yourself and go ahead and start mulling around whether you you think it’s a sequel to Sleeping Dogs for Xbox 720 and PS4 or something else entirely.
Wed, Nov 28, 2012 | 15:51 GMT
Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick expects some third-party publishers will be unable to handle the transition to next-gen consoles, and ultimately going out of business should history repeat itself.
Wed, Nov 21, 2012 | 19:16 GMT
Rumors of an Xbox TV device have resurfaced, and sources close to the matter have stated the “always on” device will run on core Windows 8 components.
Tue, Nov 06, 2012 | 19:58 GMT
Sat, Oct 20, 2012 | 15:07 BST
Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z may be heading to next-gen consoles, if a job listing posted by developer Spark Unlimited is any indication.
Wed, Oct 03, 2012 | 21:02 BST
Next-gen consoles, whether the hardware will be called PS4 or Xbox 720 is anyone’s guess, will be the last of the “traditional” boxes according to many industry folks, and Blizzard’s Rob Pardo suspects the same as well.