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Everyone’s talking about the how the Xbox 720 and the Playstation 4, with their increased power and better graphics, will be the next phase of gaming. But if you think about, it’s still basically the same thing — you in a chair, with your Mountain Dew and Cheetos, maybe a headset for screaming at all those noobs, a vibrating controller in hand and a widescreen TV for the “realistic graphics.” Aren’t you craving for a totally different…

You really didn’t think Gears of War 3 was going to be the last game in one of the best cover shooter franchises out there, did you? Gears of War: Judgment is coming early next year and it’s bringing with it a new prequel story, a new developer and a new set of protagonists. Gears of War: Judgment is from the guys at People Can Fly, the team behind the Painkiller games and Bulletstorm. They…

It seems Nintendo are half-scrapping the idea of controllers with sensors, as they prepare to bring out their second edition of the Wii console, the Wii U. Named at E3 2011 a year back, the Wii U console is said to be a more for core gamers, which hints at the idea Nintendo will be bringing in some big names to their console. Even though Nintendo shipped about 90 million Wii units, there were huge problems…

When I hear ‘Quantum Leap,’ the first thing that comes to mind isn’t the Xbox 720 or the Playstation 4. Instead, that old TV show with Scott Bakula about that time-lost scientist jumping from person to person while dispensing justice along the way. However, in this case, quantum leap refers to a significant advancement in technology (although those of you who googled the expression would’ve found out that Science actually defines it as a tiny…

Could we finally be on the verge of hearing something official about the Playstation 4? That just may be the case, based on Sony’s recent online activity. Our friends over at Fusible have shared that Sony Pictures have registered several internet domains such as ‘ConsoleWarMovie.com,’ ‘TheConsoleWarMovie.com’ and several others related to the phrase ‘Console War.’ According to reports, a total of 18 domanins were registered last August 23 via MarkMonitor, hinting that whatever Sony has planned…

When Rockstar Games unveiled the first gameplay trailer for Grand Theft Auto V late last year, everyone was convinced that the game would be showing up sometime in 2012, most likely in the third or fourth quarter of the year. In fact, GTA V even made several “most anticpated games of 2012” lists, even managing to top several of them. However, with just a few months left to this year and still no word on…

modern warfare 4Call of Duty is probably one of the most successful game series ever created and one of the most recognized shooters even by those who aren’t into video games. With the Infinity Ward debacle that took place a couple years ago, Activision has been looking for other developers to handle the IP like Raven Software who partnered with the remnants of Infinity Ward of Modern Warfare 3.

It has been confirmed that Neversoft will be the next developer to try their hand at the Call of Duty series. There have also been some detail leaks that point it to being Modern Warfare 4. Supposedly a source from Neversoft leaked the following information

Many RPG gamers regard Planescape: Torment as one of the best, if not the best game in the genre. Together with the Baldur’s Gate series, gamers were introduced to awesome computer games based on Dungeons & Dragons; worlds filled with complete with complex choices and intriguing stories that set the bar for RPGs that followed. It’s surprising though that despite the positive response, Planescape: Torment did not flourish and get the sequels that it deserved.…

Kickstarter has given us the opportunity to witness some pretty cool ideas see the light of day. We’ve seen pitches for games, comic books and all sorts of gear but now, we’re about to see it taken to a whole new level as the crowd-funding website may just be about to give us the very first indie-gaming console — the Ouya. According to their Kickstarter page, Ouya has collected over 60,000 backers and has managed to…

Halo 4 is probably one of the most anticipated games this year; fans just can’t seem to wait until November to get their hands on the next entry in one of the most iconic franchises in the FPS genre. But as the game’s release inches closer, fans are also becoming a little bit more nervous. Halo 4 is developed by 343 Industries and will be the first game in the series not worked on by…

It’s been seven years since the 2005 release of the Xbox 360, and rumors are starting to swirl about the successor to one of the world’s most popular gaming consoles. The Xbox 720 has not been officially confirmed by Microsoft, but there have been a number of reports that suggest the Xbox 720 is well in to its development. The Xbox 360 has been one of the most successful gaming machines ever, selling some 67.2…

xbox 720 and playstation 4

With Nintendo already bringing out their next generation of console in the WiiU all eyes are on Microsoft and Sony for their next consoles, which are expected to be named the Xbox 720 and Playstation 4 (PS4) respectively. There is no doubt that both consoles are in development, but just how far along are they? According to EA Labels President Frank Gibeau, both the Xbox 720 and PS4 are further into production than you might expect.