Tag: XboxReveal

Gaming News Wrap [30 May 2013]

Phew. I don’t know about the rest of you, but I wouldn’t mind fast forwarding to the weekend about now. Maybe the news below will help make it feel like the day has gone quicker at least. Next Generation The Xbox Reveal last week attracted more than 8 million viewers, making it – according to Microsoft – one of the…

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…

Activision assures the Xbox One is “a games machine first and foremost”

The negative connotations surrounding the Xbox One may have arisen because of how Microsoft led the introduction with the console’s entertainment or media features. Concerns were raised over Microsoft’s lack of focus on the gaming side of things. Activision’s Eric Hirshberg has told VentureBeat [as cited by MCV] that he is not worried about negative reactions over the Xbox One reveal, claiming…

Gaming News Wrap [24 May 2013]

Phew.  Made it to the end of the week.  Thanks for sticking it out with us.  Let’s end the week with a bumper gaming news wrap. Yes, we’ll start with this week’s big news story.  Xbox One.  Other than every poll ever showing people were disappointed with the Tuesday reveal event due to a focus on applications most saw as unnecessary,…

Gaming News Wrap [22 May 2013]

So it’s the day after the big reveal of the Xbox One.  How you feeling?  A little hungover – either from happiness or complete despair over Microsoft’s new console?  We’re feeling… we’ll let you see a little later with our article covering all the news on the matter. Crytek’s CryENGINE 3 is all raring to go on the new Microsoft…

Gaming News Wrap [21 May 2013]

Today is the day.  Microsoft either offers something phenomenal with their next-gen console or we get disappointed.  Which will it be?  You can check it all unfold at 7pm in South Africa via Xbox Live or Xbox.com. Well, it appears that Forza will be part of Microsoft’s announcement – if not today, sometime in the future.  The firm has trademarked…

Gaming News Wrap [25 Apr 2013]

We have pretty simple needs around these parts.  Some brains and we’re happy.  Humans on the other hand demand so much more.  News, information and other visual stimuli.  Fine, here’s your needs covered then.  You may thank us by sending brains to… In case you missed it, the new Xbox will be revealed on 21 May. The XCOM shooter is…