Tag archive for "Next gen"

14 Editorials

DualShockers PlayStation 4 & Xbox One Holiday Buyer’s Guide – What Are We Getting?

Just over a month ago, we started the DualShockers Holiday Buyer's Guide with one purpose: to educate the masses as best we could with every fact we could pull together. We may be journalists, but we too ...Read More

on October 30, 2013 1:50 PM
8 News

Sony’s Newest Video Hopes To Prove That The PS4 Is “The Best Place To Play”

Sony's marketing guys have released a new trailer that seeks to prove, as the title says, why the PlayStation 4 is "The Best Place to Play." ...Read More

on October 23, 2013 6:24 PM
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DualShockers PlayStation 4 & Xbox One Buyer’s Guide: Early 2014 Next-Gen Titles

It is hard to believe that we are only weeks away from the commencement of the next generation of video game entertainment. Sony and Microsoft will launch their PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles, respectively, this holiday ...Read More

on October 16, 2013 12:00 PM
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Get Your Ship Put Into Star Citizen With “The Next Great Starship” Design Contest

For all you designers, modders, artists and techies out there, Cloud Imperium Games, the designers behind the upcoming and much anticipated Star Citizen game, have just announced "The Next Great Starship" competition, where winning teams can win ...Read More

on October 11, 2013 8:44 AM
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DualShockers PlayStation 4 & Xbox One Buyer’s Guide: Next-Gen Launch Titles

Update: Thanks to the surprise announcement concerning Watch_Dogs' delay until 2014, I removed it from my Launch Title Buyer's Guide for obvious reasons. You can now find the game's entry in the Early 2014 Next-Gen Titles piece. ...Read More

on October 9, 2013 12:00 PM
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DualShockers PlayStation 4 & Xbox One Buyer’s Guide: It’s All About the Service – Xbox Live and PlayStation Plus

With the Xbox One and PS4 headed straight into release this coming holiday, and both requiring a subscription-service for online multiplayer gaming, this console launch may rest entirely (or at least substantially) on what Sony and Microsoft ...Read More

on October 2, 2013 12:00 PM
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DualShockers PlayStation 4 & Xbox One Buyer’s Guide: What’s in the Box?

If you're going to spend a small fortune on a new console, you should at least know what's in the box, right? ...Read More

on September 25, 2013 12:00 PM
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Welcome To The DualShockers PlayStation 4 & Xbox One Holiday Buyer’s Guide

Like any other industry, there have been some intense corporate rivalries over the years, especially considering video game consoles over the years: who can forget Nintendo's SNES and Sega's Genesis, with Mario and Sonic competing for pop ...Read More

on September 18, 2013 12:00 PM
5 News

Gamescom 2013: Peter Moore Confirms Next Gen Consoles Release “After October 31st”

Unfortunately, if you were hoping (like me) that we'd be seeing at least one of the next gen consoles in October, It pains me to say that you can officially give up. ...Read More

on August 20, 2013 11:23 AM
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Play The PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One At San Diego Comic-Con Next Week

Sorry New Yorkers: no word yet on whether the same will happen in the Big Apple this year, but we do know San Diego's about to get a taste of next-gen. ...Read More

on July 12, 2013 8:35 PM
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E3 2013: Check Out 35 New Screenshots from BUNGiE’s Destiny

If someone asked me what was one of the games that I was most interested from this year's E3, Bungie's new IP, Destiny would certainly be at the top of my list. The game looks like a ...Read More

on June 11, 2013 11:55 PM
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EA Teases Next-Gen Need for Speed

EA has just teased a brand new iteration in the Need for Speed franchise, for next-generation consoles. The only assumption that we can make is that the police car in the image points to the possibility that ...Read More

on May 22, 2013 12:27 PM
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Microsoft’s “Deal With It” Tweeter Adam Orth “No Longer With Company”

You may remember the big controversy with Microsoft last week, when rumors of the neXtbox needing to be "Always On[line]" led gamers to explode with anger. That in turn led Microsoft Studios' creative director Adam Orth to ...Read More

on April 10, 2013 10:13 PM
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Ni no Kuni Studio Has a PS4 Game In Development: Details May Be Coming Soon

In an interview with Nikkei's TrendyNet, Akihiro Hino, CEO of Level-5 (the studio behind the recent Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch as well as my much beloved Jeanne d'Arc), revealed that they were working ...Read More

on April 9, 2013 12:09 PM
1 News

Epic Games Founder “Over The Moon” With The PS4; Talks About neXtbox, Too

Thanks to an interview with CVG, Epic Games vice-president Mark Rein took time to detail what they think of the PS4's systems specs with regards to the Unreal Engine 4, and just how impressed some of them ...Read More

on April 3, 2013 2:37 PM
6 Editorials

Why Game Journalists are Spinning Durango’s “Always Online” Functionality and Why They’re Wrong

It seems as though every gaming website has jumped all over the rumor of the next gen XBOX, codenamed: Durango, featuring an "always online, always connected" configuration. Coupling it with rumors of Microsoft's attempts at blocking used ...Read More

on March 21, 2013 10:59 AM
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Another Day, Another Handful of Next Gen XBOX Rumors

The latest set of rumors comes to us from VGLeaks, and it was part of an article about project Durango's (code name for the next XBOX) XDK. While some of this information may seem a bit far ...Read More

on March 20, 2013 8:53 AM
3 Editorials

Four Features Microsoft Needs to Unveil Alongside the Next XBOX

Last month, before attending the event where Sony showed us "the future of PlayStation," I wrote an article outlining features that I believed the company would have to unveil during the PS4 announcement. I was right on ...Read More

on March 19, 2013 1:00 PM
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Rumor: Microsoft and EA Set to Announce an Exclusive Content Deal at Next XBOX Unveiling

According to CVG, XBOX has secured a deal with Electronic Arts that will grant them exclusive content from the publisher. What exactly that means remains unclear but looking at what it costs to develop and ship a ...Read More

on February 27, 2013 9:09 AM
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Sony’s Shuhei Yoshida Confirms A Desire For Subscription Based Gaming, And Thoughts On The PS4’s Future


In a recent interview with The Guardian's Keith Stuart, Sony's Shuhei Yoshida opened up about a few things regarding the PS4, like the philosophy regarding streaming content, how Sony is circumventing long downloads, and where Yoshida ...Read More

on February 25, 2013 4:37 PM
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Bungie’s Destiny Was Planned for Current and Next Gen From the Start

Does next gen news have you down? Are you not ready to splurge on shiny new consoles this holiday? Well if you're a fan of Bungie you don't need to worry since the developer has you covered. ...Read More

on February 25, 2013 10:24 AM
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PSA: PlayStation Meeting 2013 is at 6:00pm Eastern, Here’s How You Can Join the Conversation During the Show

This is it folks. Today is the day that we've been waiting for since those "PlayStation Meeting 2013" invites hit our inbox on January 31st. It has been 3 weeks full of rumors and all kinds of ...Read More

on February 20, 2013 9:07 AM
33 Editorials

On February 20th “The Future of PlayStation” Might Not Be the PlayStation 4, It Could be Something Bigger

In a couple of days, all eyes will be on the Hamerstein stage in New York City as Sony shows us "the future of PlayStation." And while all signs point to a PlayStation 4 reveal, there's ...Read More

on February 18, 2013 1:00 PM
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Epic Games’ Tim Sweeney is “Looking Forward to our Digital Future”

Epic Games Chief Financial Officer Tim Sweeney spoke with the folks over at Edge, and discussed next gen and why he's "looking forward to our digital future." ...Read More

on February 14, 2013 8:20 AM
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EA’s CFO “Next-gen Consoles Will Most Likely Not be Backwards Compatible”

Electronic Arts' Chief Financial Officer Blake Jorgensen spoke on behalf of EA during the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco on Tuesday. Most of the conversation revolved around EA's plans to transition from the ...Read More

on February 13, 2013 8:32 AM
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Warren Spector On The Video Game Industry: The Sky Isn’t Falling, The End Isn’t Near


At his DICE 2013 presentation today, the sadly recently unemployed Warren Spector had a few things to say regarding the industry as it stands and the news regarding Junction Point--his studio with Disney Interactive--closing. ...Read More

on February 7, 2013 4:50 PM
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Next Assassin’s Creed Revealed: “New Team and Time Period” Says Ubisoft


As announced by IGN, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot has confirmed the next Assassin's Creed as in-development, with a new team, new hero, and a new setting, and will release sometime before April 2014. ...Read More

on February 7, 2013 3:59 PM
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Japanese Newspaper Reports a $400 Price Tag for PlayStation 4

It seems as though Sony may have in fact learned its lesson from 2006 when it priced the PlayStation 3 console at an astounding $600. Reports are surfacing in Japan, that not only once again confirm a ...Read More

on February 7, 2013 8:55 AM
1 Editorials

Four Features Sony Needs to Unveil Alongside the PlayStation 4 in February

Sony shocked the gaming world last week when it published a trailer teasing what is "next from PlayStation." I too was wrapped in the excitement considering that we're five months away from E3 and already talking ...Read More

on February 6, 2013 12:00 PM
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PlayStation Meeting 2013 Will Be Streamed Live By Sony

In case you didn't know, Sony is having a quiet little get together in New York City on February 20th. OK, who am I kidding? This is the biggest PlayStation event of the year and DualShockers will ...Read More

on February 5, 2013 10:55 AM