Tag: Killzone Shadowfall

Gaming News Wrap [5 Nov 2013]

Good morning, and welcome to another day of wondering if the zombie apocalypse is going to happen. Well, you can rest easy, it’s not. We’re having too much fun planning for it… And happy Call of Duty: Ghosts day… New PS4 titles will be revealed on Spike TV on 14 November. [More on CVG] Need for Speed Rivals has had…

Gaming News Wrap [4 Nov 2013]

Good morning. Let’s be kind and fill your Monday with gaming goodness. Microsoft has clarified (and attempted to calm continued concerns) over the Kinect surveillance. The Xbox One cannot transmit facial images and the player’s ’emotions’ are destroyed once the game session ends. While the Kinect sensor “identifies users by measuring the arrangement and length of certain facial features and calculating that…

Gaming News Wrap [28 Oct 2013]

Good morning. It’s great to be alive isn’t it? Remember that it’s only that way because we didn’t kick off the zombie apocalypse yet. Be grateful… The PS4 has a day one firmware update that adds key features. The feature are so key in fact that it almost seems not doing the 300MB download will leave you with a genuinely…

Gaming News Wrap [25 Oct 2013]

Good morning and welcome to the weekend. Almost. The DualShock 4 controller has dropped pressure sensitive face buttons for digital buttons. The pressure sensitive analogue buttons were found on the DualShock 3 and allowed game designers to assign multiple functions to a button depending on the pressure applied by the player. These were rarely used by designers. [More on VentureBeat] The…

Gaming News Wrap [23 Oct 2013]

Good morning all. A slightly more video-heavy Gaming News Wrap for you today, but that’s good too right? More than 20 prototype models of the DualShock 4 were considered (and rejected), including ones that resembled the Xbox 360 controller and the Wii U Pro controller. Sony settled on the more familiar symmetrical two analogue sticks because it’s “kind of in our DNA.”…

Gaming News Wrap [22 Oct 2013]

Good morning. Yes, it’s the most important day of the week in the zombie calendar… Chewsday. No, we told you that will never get old. Killzone Shadow Fall has gone gold, ensuring the PS4 exclusive shooter will launch alongside Sony’s new console. Guerrilla Games’ Steven Ter Heide has said via the PlayStation Blog that the game “should last well over ten…

Gaming News Wrap [15 Oct 2013]

Good morning gamers. Today’s Chewsday is a special one. If you’re reading this, you survived the Walking Dead. You’re a survivor… for now… The ‘Abandoned Territories’ DLC for The Last of Us will cost $9.99, and is set for release on 16 October. The DLC will feature four new battlegrounds. [More on IGN] Get acquainted with the Support class in…

Gaming News Wrap [1 Oct 2013]

Good morning all. As always, we’re here to give you the news you can use in the tastiest bite-size possible. In case you missed it, the release of the PlayStation 4 in South Africa has been delayed according to local distributor Ster Kinekor. The original launch date of 6 December is no longer valid, but the distributor has announced that…

Gaming News Wrap [27 Sep 2013]

Good morning. If you’re a football fan, today is your day. FIFA 14 is out now. A new Call of Duty Ghosts multiplayer map has been revealed. The map is called Stonehaven and features a castle, and looks – according to OXM – “bloody enormous”. The map appears to be geared for snipers. Infinity Ward thinks “it’s pretty cool” that…

Gaming News Wrap [25 Sep 2013]

Good morning, and welcome back to reality (if you took an extended long weekend). Let’s ease you gently back into things with an easy to digest wrap of gaming news and videos. The European PlayStation Network will have downtime for twelve hours for scheduled maintenance. From today (25 September) at 3pm until Thursday 26 September at 3am, the PSN, PlayStation…