Entries in 'rumours' (40)

Casting call suggests Louisiana setting for Mafia III - rumour

Casting call suggests Louisiana setting for Mafia III - rumour

An unidentified Take-Two title suggested to be Mafia III will take place in Louisiana, according to a rumoured casting call by the publisher.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 13th 2014 at 1:14AM in News
Amazon prepping Android console or set-top box for March - report

Amazon prepping Android console or set-top box for March - report

Amazon is reportedly readying Android-powered hardware for release in March, though details are fuzzy on what entertainment medium will be the focus.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 24th 2014 at 5:12AM in News
Microsoft dismisses Xbox One OS concerns

Microsoft dismisses Xbox One OS concerns

Rumours doing the rounds about development difficulties with the Xbox One’s operating system are untrue, according to Microsoft.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2013 at 10:44AM in News
Apple confirms September event, iPhone 5S and 5C reveals rumoured

Apple confirms September event, iPhone 5S and 5C reveals rumoured

Apple has sent out invitations for an event next week rumored to feature the debut of the iPhone 5S, as well as the iPhone 5C.

The Verge reports on the ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 4th 2013 at 7:35AM in News

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FIFA! Battlefield! Forza! Illumiroom! All the latest rumours and facts about tonight's Xbox reveal

FIFA! Battlefield! Forza! Illumiroom! All the latest rumours and facts about tonight's Xbox reveal

In less than eight hours time Microsoft will reveal the successor to the Xbox 360… which leaves plenty of time for the guessing game to continue.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 21st 2013 at 10:20AM in News
The New Xbox is finally revealed; What to expect?

The New Xbox is finally revealed; What to expect?

We’re nearly there – in just a few short hours Microsoft will at last reveal the successor to the Xbox 360. But what exactly are we to expect from the ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 20th 2013 at 10:05AM in News
Windows 8-based Next Xbox due out early November - report

Windows 8-based Next Xbox due out early November - report

We know, we know. ANOTHER next Xbox rumour story.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 26th 2013 at 10:12AM in News
Report - Two PS4 SKUs planned; High end £340 model; US release in November; PSN to go premium

Report - Two PS4 SKUs planned; High end £340 model; US release in November; PSN to go premium

We’re just hours away from the big PS4 reveal now, but don’t expect the rumour mill to stop churning any time soon.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 20th 2013 at 8:54AM in News

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Making sense of the next-gen spec rumour mill

Making sense of the next-gen spec rumour mill

It’s easy to think up some numbers. That’s true whether you’re a journalist or a tech person trying to sound clever in front of a journalist.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 18th 2013 at 2:05PM in News
Apple to skip iPhone 5S and release iPhone 6 this year?

Apple to skip iPhone 5S and release iPhone 6 this year?

Rumours suggest that Apple might drop its iPhone 5 design completely and launch a fully-redesigned iPhone later this year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 2nd 2013 at 12:32PM in News
'Oban', 'Kryptos' and 'Thebes' - the latest PS4 and Xbox 720 rumours

'Oban', 'Kryptos' and 'Thebes' - the latest PS4 and Xbox 720 rumours

The safe money is on both Sony and Microsoft announcing their next-gen consoles next year, so expect the rumour mill to intensify from this point onwards.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 11th 2012 at 12:44PM in News
Plants vs. Zombies 2 announced as layoff rumours circle PopCap

Plants vs. Zombies 2 announced as layoff rumours circle PopCap

Popcap has announced a sequel to its hit multi-platform tower defense title Plants vs. Zombies, but it appears all isn’t well for the casual giant.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 21st 2012 at 8:20AM in News

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Rumour: Wii U launch date set in US, delayed in Europe

Rumour: Wii U launch date set in US, delayed in Europe

A US launch date for the Wii U has been confirmed according to one report, while another has the console missing its launch window in Europe due to manufacturing issues.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 13th 2012 at 7:19AM in News
Greg Zeschuk remains at BioWare, but takes back seat role

Greg Zeschuk remains at BioWare, but takes back seat role

UPDATE: Zeschuk has confirmed his departure from the role of general manager at BioWare Austin, though he remains an employee at the studio he co-founded.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 10th 2012 at 3:42PM in News
Square Enix quashes FF Versus XIII cancellation rumours

Square Enix quashes FF Versus XIII cancellation rumours

Final Fantasy Versus XIII has not been cancelled, according to the boss of Square Enix.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 24th 2012 at 12:46PM in News
Rumour vultures begin to circle Riccitiello

Rumour vultures begin to circle Riccitiello

The insatiable online rumour mill is once again questioning the viability of John Riccitiello’s position at the top of EA.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 12th 2012 at 10:13AM in News

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New sources back iPad Mini predictions

New sources back iPad Mini predictions

Further to similar predictions earlier this week, two major US sources have also reported that Apple will unveil an iPad Mini before the end of the year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 5th 2012 at 1:25PM in News
E3 2012: Nintendo says 3DS XL talk is "speculative"

E3 2012: Nintendo says 3DS XL talk is "speculative"

Nintendo has done little to douse the fires of speculation by describing the speculative report of a new 3DS as… speculative.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 5th 2012 at 1:22PM in News
Rumour: Assassin's Creed III Vita info unearthed

Rumour: Assassin's Creed III Vita info unearthed

It appears a Vita tie-in game for Assassin’s Creed III is in the works.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 3rd 2012 at 8:24PM in News
Report: Quantic Dream unveiling next project at E3

Report: Quantic Dream unveiling next project at E3

A report from a familiar face has word that developer Quantic Dream’s next game will be a featured part of Sony’s E3 press conference.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 29th 2012 at 5:47AM in News
iPad Mini to launch in October?

iPad Mini to launch in October?

Rumours suggest Apple will release a smaller iPad this Autumn at a lower price point.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on May 11th 2012 at 12:06PM in News
Bayonetta dev reignites sequel hopes

Bayonetta dev reignites sequel hopes

Consumers who were left disappointed by the apparent news of the cancellation of Bayonetta 2 have been thrown a lifeline by the first game’s creator.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 1st 2012 at 11:09AM in News
Vivendi denies break-up reports

Vivendi denies break-up reports

Activision Blizzard will not be split from Universal Music, owner Vivendi has strongly asserted.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 27th 2012 at 11:25AM in News
THQ rumoured to be making redundancies in Oz/Japan

THQ rumoured to be making redundancies in Oz/Japan

A source has told MCV that THQ are making redundancies to their Australian team, while Kotaku is reporting similar in Japan.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jan 30th 2012 at 4:06AM in News
'Kinect 2 can lip read'

'Kinect 2 can lip read'

Microsoft’s second generation of Kinect hardware is so accurate that it is able to read the lips and interpret the facial emotions of users.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 29th 2011 at 8:29AM in News