Watch Dogs Will Be One Of 2014′s Best Games According To Ubisoft

Watch Dogs Will Be One Of 2014′s Best Games According To Ubisoft

Ubisoft isn’t aiming for relative success with Watch Dogs, they are aiming straight for the top. Ubisoft’s Wayne Greenwell talked to MCV, claiming that this game will top the charts for months to come after its release. Greenwell shows a lot of confidence in the game as he makes the following statements: “Excitement for the product remains incredibly high and gamers are desperate to finally get their hands on the […]

Bravely Default developer shows mind-blowing next-gen engine demo

Bravely Default developer shows mind-blowing next-gen engine demo

Did you think current Xbox One or PS4 titles count as next-gen? Well, think again, because what Silicon Studio is showing us today is out of this world (at least out of today’s gaming world). The studio behind the popular and successful Bravely Default 3DS game (still think it’s a silly title) has revealed a short tech demo, showcasing its new rendering engine, an engine that pretty much redefines the […]

Shadow of Mordor system requirements revealed

Shadow of Mordor system requirements revealed

As we’re slowly approaching Fall 2014, we’re getting more and more information from Monolith about their upcoming action-adventure game, Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor. The Tolkien-based game will be launching on several platforms on the 7th of October, including the Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4 and PC. We’re not yet sure how significant visual differences will be between the next-gen and PC versions and the last generation consoles from Microsoft […]

Indie Dev: Microsoft’s ID@Xbox Shows Improving Attitude toward Indies

Indie Dev: Microsoft’s ID@Xbox Shows Improving Attitude toward Indies

Microsoft hasn’t had the best reputation among indie developers, but that looks to be coming to an end, according to at least one developer. In an interview with Eurogamer, Teddy Diefenbach of Heart Machine – the studio that created Hyper Light Drifter – says the home of the Xbox brand is finally coming in line with approaches made by their competitors: “It’s friendly, it’s got the same terms as everybody […]

Is It Time To Leave The Last Gen Behind?

Is It Time To Leave The Last Gen Behind?

It’s 2014 and the announcements of new next gen titles are rolling out nearly each week. Recently, Assassin’s Creed Unity was confirmed to be a next gen only game, set during the French Revolution and featuring a new Assassin. Rocksteady also announced that their newest game, Batman Arkham Knight, would be a next gen only open world Batman game, allowing you to use the Batmobile for the first time. Other […]

Ubisoft: People “Want Assassin’s Creed Every Year”

Ubisoft: People “Want Assassin’s Creed Every Year”

With titles like Rayman Legends and the upcoming Watch Dogs, Ubisoft clearly wants to support both the current and next-gen platforms. With the announcement of Assassin’s Creed Unity, Ubsioft’s action series is also making the leap to next gen. While some may grimace at the idea of new Assassin’s Creed titles being announced just months after the previous game’s release, according to Ubisoft’s VP of creative Lionel Raynaud, fans “want […]

Rocksteady Reveals The Arkham Knight In The Upcoming Batman Game

Rocksteady Reveals The Arkham Knight In The Upcoming Batman Game

Batman Arkham Knight was previously announced as a next gen exclusive Batman game, developed by Rocksteady, who were behind the excellent Batman Arkham Asylum and Batman Arkham City games. As it turns out, the ‘Arkham Knight’ isn’t Batman himself but instead an original character developed by Rocksteady in conjunction with DC Comics, made specifically for this new game. Speaking to vg247, Rocksteady’s producer Dax Ginn called the process of making […]

Mass Effect 4 dev considering Mass Effect Facebook adaptations

Mass Effect 4 dev considering Mass Effect Facebook adaptations

The announcement that Facebook has acquired Oculus Rift for $2 billion caused quite a stir in the gaming community. Some people support the decision and the change, while others don’t. Minecraft creator Notch for instance isn’t a huge fan of developing games for a Facebook-owned platform. Bioware heads don’t seem to be as drastic however, as Bioware Montreal head Aaryn Flynn has recently highlighted. If you don’t know who Aaryn […]

Watch Dogs Creative Director gives PS4 Further Praise

Watch Dogs Creative Director gives PS4 Further Praise

In an interview with Playstation EU Blog, Watch Dogs creative director Jonathan Morin stated that “Creating the game on PS4 was fascinating.” Morin continued to describe how Watch Dogs and Sony were systematically on the same page. “Sony knew what they wanted to get out of their new console and Watch Dogs became a game that would fulfill those desires, in essence a perfect match.” From the integration of multiplayer elements […]

Ubisoft finds a fresh new canvas to publish on in Xbox One and PS4.

Ubisoft finds a fresh new canvas to publish on in Xbox One and PS4.

Ubisoft, one of gaming’s most notable publishers, has a slew of next-gen titles ready to steal the spotlight in 2014. Since the Xbox One and PS4 released this past November, there haven’t been many next-gen only titles available. Much of what has released on next-gen has also released on the 360 and PS3. Even with current gen releases, Assassin’s Creed IV and Rayman: Legends have found success on next-gen hardware. […]