Playstation 4

Kojima sees ‘Pilot Episodes’ as a solution for next-gen development

The Metal Gear series developer, Hideo Kojima believes the ‘TV pilot’ approach would be the way forward with the challenges faced with AAA games development for the next-generation consoles Speaking with Edge [via GIBiz], Kojima spoke of the difficulties the next-gen consoles will present and the plausible solutions. Kojima explained that a number of problems will need to be overcome when developing games…

Morning News Wrap (12 Mar 2013)

We’ve used this joke before, but we like it, so tough.  Happy Chewsday.  *fits of laughter* On to the news rather? Remember when they announced the PlayStation 4 ages ago?  Well, the YouTube advert linking to the Sony PlayStation Meeting has been named as the most watched commercial on YouTube for February.  Apparently, it was clicked about 26.3 million times, nearly…

Just Cause dev believes Playstation 4 “will out-power most PC’s for years to come”

Avalanche’s CTO, Linus Blomberg has boldly claimed that the Playstation  4 will out-power “most” pc’s for years to come. Speaking with Gaming Bolt [via CVG], Blomberg says the Just Cause studio is confident that it will be able to bring open-world gaming “to a whole new level” because of the Playstation 4’s processing power. “I’m glad Sony decided to go with 8gb RAM because…

Braid dev says working with Microsoft on next Xbox fills him with “a certain amount of dread”

Braid creator Jonathan Blow has voiced some concerns surrounding Microsoft’s strategy for its next-generation console, and explained why his next creation will be a Playstation 4 timed exclusive. Blow told Edge [via MCV] that the idea of working with Microsoft on its new Xbox console fills him with “a certain amount of dread.” He explained that he has concerns about Microsoft’s next-gen…

Morning News Wrap (11 Mar 2013)

This is the start of a fantastic week.  Mark my words.  You will know why pretty soon.  It has nothing to do with the apocalypse.  Promise. Let’s start things off with the next-generation of consoles.  Michael Pachter is forecasting a Microsoft win in the next-gen wars.  W’ll leave you to read more over here, as we frankly don’t care much…

The Walking Dead | Season 2 only likely in 2014 **Update** Due in 2013

**UPDATE** There has been some confusion it seems.  Telltale Games has confirmed in a statement to GameInformer that season two should be around in fall [Northern Hemisphere] 2013, and not 2014. “The current estimated release window for Season Two of The Walking Dead is for fall of this year (2013), and not next year (2014) as has been reported after a recent…

Morning News Wrap (7 Mar 2013)

Thursday has come a knocking.  We’ve come a rocking.  Have some gaming news to get you past the work week blues.  Poetry.  We missed our calling clearly. Eidos Montreal have said that they considered adding third person elements to the recently announced Thief 4, and even considered a brand new character.  They obviously have been watching other games recently, as…