Tag Archives: next gen
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.
Tue, Apr 09, 2013 | 16:44 BST
Ubisoft Toronto has finished working on its portion of Rainbow 6 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.
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 | 16:34 BST
Thu, Aug 30, 2012 | 17:53 BST
EA Labels president Frank Gibeau believes Sony and Microsoft will release the next set of consoles “in about a year’s time.”
Thu, Aug 30, 2012 | 14:37 BST
Whore of the Orient is the next game from LA Noire developer Team Bondi. It’s heading to next-gen consoles. The team has also revealed the game’s first screenshot.
Wed, Aug 29, 2012 | 16:44 BST
Gearbox Studios president Randy Pitchford has said the studio has “a few things going,” as far as next-generation development is concerned.
Thu, Aug 23, 2012 | 19:12 BST
Remedy’s working on an unannounced project for next-gen systems, according to the firm’s head of franchise development, Oskari Hakkinen.
Thu, Aug 16, 2012 | 14:14 BST
EA labels president Frank Gibeau has decided to tease the masses by stating he has already laid eyes on the next-generation of consoles from Microsoft and Sony.