Respawn May Make Games for Other Consoles in the Future

Since Titanfall is exclusive to Xbox consoles and the PC, it’s not surprising that many fans have wondered if Respawn Entertainment will continue to work exclusively with Microsoft in the future. Respawn’s community manager, Abbie Heppe, recently addressed the matter. Respawn has a relatively small development team, so the narrower focus helped them ensure Titanfall […]

PS4 at Top of Japanese Hardware Chart by a Huge Margin

Media Create is a Japanese research and publishing firm that keeps track of console sales in Japan. Its estimates are highly reliable and are generally thought to give a good idea of how things stand in the gaming market. They just release the chart for last week’s sales, which includes data from the PS4. It’s […]

Video Game Sales High, Both Sides Take Lead in Console War

Whenever new consoles are released, a “war” of sorts begins, as fans insist that one console must win over the others. This often leads to interesting interpretations of data. The results are in for the video game and console sales in December, and both Microsoft and Sony have reported the data in such a way […]

China suspends ban on foreign consoles

After fourteen years, China has suspended the ban that prevented foreign video game consoles from being sold in the country. Foreign companies are now allowed to make consoles in Shanghai’s free trade zone and sell them in China. The ban was put into place in 2000, because the Chinese government felt video games had negative […]

Historic pricing of all consoles from Atari 2600 to PS4

Ever wondered how much your old Nintendo 64, NeoGeo, Sega Master System or even Intellivision would have cost in today’s dollars, and how that might compare to the latest generation of consoles – the PS4, Xbox One and Wii U? Well wonder no longer because Auir2blaze of reddit has created the handy infographic that you […]

Reports of bricked PS4 consoles start rolling in

As more and more PS4s find their way to new owners we’re unfortunately getting quite a few reports of bricked consoles, and most of the issues appear to relate to either the HDMI port on the device or its hard-drive. This thread on Reddit has a handy breakdown of the reported issues (as does this […]

Side by side: PS4 and Xbox One

The immediate comment when a lot of people see the PS4 for the first time is “it’s so small”, while the first comment when the same people see the Xbox One is “it’s so big”. Here’s some size comparison images so you can get a proper sense of the design differences between the PS4 and […]

Size comparison: Xbox One versus PS4

Is the Xbox One really that much bigger than the PS4? As you can see from the pictures below, it really depends on where you’re looking from. Front on, the X1 is definitely a bit wider and higher. Look at them from any sort of downwards angle though, and you see that the PS4 extends […]