Entries in 'Next-gen' (88)
99 per cent of statistics are meaningless, obviously, but the results of an interesting consumer poll paint a grim picture for Microsoft’s new console.
Activision and developer Infinity Ward has finally shown the world what it can expect from the next generation of Call of Duty.
Former EA boss John Riccitiello believes that PS4 and the new Xbox will both be commercial successes.
I know what you’re thinking – ‘What is this old fashioned nonsense on the frontpage MCV?’
A non-games industry site is reporting that Xbox Infinity will indeed be the name of Microsoft’s next console.
Activision has again beaten financial expectations, but that hasn’t stopped boss Bobby Kotick issuing a number of blunt warnings about the challenges ahead.
Developing titles for PS4 and the new Xbox will be significantly more expensive than current-gen programming, according to Capcom.
A brand new Wolfenstein game is being released this Q4.
Yannis Mallat, the CEO of developer Ubisoft Montreal, has claimed that the market IS ready for an always-on next-generation of consoles.
A new report now claims that the new Xbox WILL be able to play games when not connected to the internet.
UK supermarket Asda has become one of the first non-specialists in the country to begin accepting PS4 pre-orders.
BioWare co-founder Greg Zeschuk has expressed his concerns about the future of the console market.
Atari founder and video games veteran Nolan Bushnell has said he believes Microsoft will emerge victorious in the next-gen console war.
Square Enix’s Thief is not being built using the much-touted Unreal Engine 4.
The creative director of Just Cause 3 developer Avalanche has predicted fewer triple-A game releases in the future.
PS4? Xbox Durango? Nope – VR headset Oculus Rift is the real next-generation of gaming, the company has claimed.
Stainless Games has confirmed intentions to bring Carmageddon: Reincarnation to next-gen consoles.
The traditional games industry needs PS4 and Xbox 720 to be a big hit, so these new stats from NPD make for grim reading.
Publisher Activision has warned shareholders that the shift in console generations and an increased focus on free-to-play could endanger returns.
A new Deux Ex game as a next-gen launch title? That’ll do nicely, thanks.
They’ve both epic, open-world titles, but Ubisoft has touted a key difference between its title Watch Dogs and Rockstar’s rival Grand Theft Auto V.
Obviously games will look impressive on the PS4 and the upcoming new Xbox, but don’t expect the same sort of graphical leap we’ve seen in the past.
Remember those times when developers would lash out at console transitions? It seems like a lifetime ago now.
The still unannounced next generation of consoles won’t be able to compete with today’s modern gaming PCs when it comes to raw power.
EA on the fence about pre-owned; Next-gen not backwards compatible; Market will never be 100% digital
Publisher EA has admitted that it would in some ways like to see an end to pre-owned games, but has also admitted that the market could suffer were they to ...