Tag: Cloud Storage

Gaming News Wrap [4 Apr 2014]

Good morning. It is the weekend. If you’re keen to keep with gaming, don’t forget there’s the MWEB Cape Town LAN. Spectators are welcome, and you humans may get to see a zombie outside of its natural habitat. Games ‘Devastation’ has been released for Call of Duty Ghosts on Xbox 360 and Xbox One. The content weighs in at 1.34 GB…

Gaming News Wrap [22 Nov 2013]

Good morning. It’s a truly wonderful day isn’t it? If you live in one of the 13 Xbox One release countries that is. Otherwise who gives a toss right? Wrong! Kinda. Not really… Hardware An “Emergency Offline Update“ originally touted as an USB alternative to the online day one update required for the Xbox One is not what Microsoft originally claimed it…

Gaming News Wrap [21 Nov 2013]

Good morning. We’re not about to flatter you with too many niceties this morning as there’s plenty to get through in this morning’s news wrap. So get to it you tasty human. Hardware A PS4 system update – version 1.51 – is expected soon. The update will improve system software stability and make small UI refinements “such as clearly indicating when…

Xbox One multiplayer games will all have option of ‘dedicated servers’

Microsoft previously announced that the Xbox One would be allocated with over 300 000 dedicated servers, but now it’s confirmed that all multiplayer titles will have the option of dedicated servers. A Microsoft representative confirmed the news to Polygon, who report that the servers are part of ‘Xbox Live Compute,’ which will be the console’s cloud. Microsoft director of marketing,…

Gaming News Wrap [16 Oct 2013]

Good morning gamers. As much as we wish this news wrap was a good way to get a positive start to your morning, we can’t always guarantee it. Bad news first… We will be covering it in more detail in an upcoming article, but Watch_Dogs has been delayed until next year. Ubisoft has also delayed The Crew until around mid-2014…

Gaming News Wrap [6 Aug 2013]

Good morning and welcome to day two of a short week in South Africa. Yes, we can feel your excitement. Sony will be giving a PlayStation 4 keynote address at the Tokyo Game Show on 19 September. Other than being entitled ‘The World PlayStation 4 Creates’, no other information is known at present. [More on Gematsu] Developers on the PS4 can…

Gaming News Wrap [2 Aug 2013]

Good morning, and welcome to a news and videos packed end-of-the-week Gaming News Wrap. Square Enix has announced that a next-generation Tomb Raider is “well in development”. The game is a sequel to this year’s critically acclaimed reboot of the franchise. [More via CVG] Wolfenstein: The New Order has been delayed to 2014. Insert usual reasons here, as well as…

Gaming News Wrap [27 May 2013]

Good morning. That was the weekend that was. Now we’ll keep you sane until the next one rolls around. Xbox One Call of Duty: Ghosts will (unsurprisingly) feature Kinect voice commands on Xbox One. Apparently, Activision said that it “really excites us because of the level of responsiveness and detail”. As long as you can’t kill the dog OK? Despite all…

PS4 to go the Gaikai cloud technology route [Rumour]

Yes, more information coming from sources that almost everyone has in place somewhere in the world.  Except us.  People are too scared we’ll eat them or some nonsense. A Japanese news source (Nikkei to be exact and translated by Gematsu), Sony’s next-gen console will utilise the Gaikai cloud technology, which Sony purchased last year. The report goes on to say that the next PlaySation…