Xbox Will Get a New Microsoft Store - First Screenshots
Adrian Werner, yesterday, 13:31
Were shown how the new version of Microsoft Store for Xbox consoles will look like. It is to be both prettier and faster, as well as more functional.
DualShock 4 Won't Work With PS5 Games; List of Compatible Devices
Paul Wozniak, 03 August 2020, 21:13
Today, Sony has presented a list of devices originally designed for PS4, which will also receive support on the next-gen console - PlayStation 5. Interestingly, the DualShock 4 pad will not work with games dedicated exclusively to PS5.
Rumor: PS5 Controller and Its Battery Life
Bart Swiatek, 03 August 2020, 12:27
According to a new rumor, the controller for PlayStation 5 - DualSense - runs on a single charge 3-4 hours longer than DualShock 4. The hardware is also expected to have an improved touchpad and slightly different L1 and R1 buttons.
PS5 Show in August? Rumors About Next State of Play
Jacob Blazewicz, 31 July 2020, 13:36
It looks like we'll be seeing another PlayStation game show soon. Venture Beat's Jeff Grubb suggests that Sony will be hosting another episode of State of Play in early August.
PS5 - Sony May Soon Reveal Console's Menu
Bart Swiatek, 30 July 2020, 13:00
An industry insider known as Tidux revealed on Twitter that Sony may soon show us the look of PlayStation 5's main menu.
PS5 Will Have its Own DLSS 2.0, Sony's Patent Suggests
Bart Swiatek, 29 July 2020, 11:50
A patent registered by Sony suggests that the PlayStation 5 may use an advanced image reconstruction technique similar to DLSS 2.0 created by Nvidia.
PS5 and Xbox Series X Components Will be on Time, AMD Assures
Bart Swiatek, 29 July 2020, 11:35
The CEO of AMD - Dr. Lisa Su - confirmed that the company's products planned for this year should be marketed as planned. This includes the Ryzen 4000, Big Navi GPU and the components on which the two announced ninth generation consoles - PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X - will be based.
PS5 Activities - New Information on Console-Game Interactions
Sodar, 28 July 2020, 23:07
A message appeared on Gamereactor, including information about the Activities feature on PS5. The website with the news was removed, but it did not escape the attention of users.
Gaben Bets on Xbox Series X
Karol Laska , 28 July 2020, 22:20
Steam's CEO, Gabe Newell, shared his opinion on next-gen consoles. He says the Xbox Series X is simply better than PlayStation 5.
PS5 Will Overtake PS4 Within 5 Years, Claims Sony
mikos, 28 July 2020, 13:27
Within five years, PS5 is expected to sell more units than PS4 over its entire life cycle.
We'll Make a Black PS5? Leak Gives Hope
Bart Swiatek, 28 July 2020, 11:14
Pictures posted on a Chinese forum suggest that users will be able to easily change the appearance of PlayStation 5. The console is said to have interchangeable panels - both in the front and the back.
Xbox Games Showcase [Summarized]
Milosz Szubert, 23 July 2020, 20:00
Today, at 9 AM PT, Xbox Games Showcase will start, another presentation from the Xbox 20/20 series organized by Microsoft. According to earlier announcements, it will focus exclusively on games.
Ubisoft on Prices of PS5 and Xbox Series X Games
DS, 23 July 2020, 12:26
Ubisoft has announced that their latest games will keep their price ($60) - or at least for now. We also received an announcement of the next part of the Ubisoft Forward event.
PS5 Corners Started Appearing in Electronics Stores Across UK [Updated]
Karol Laska , 22 July 2020, 15:15
On Twitter, a photo was published presenting a special PS5 kiosk in one of the British computer shops. People's reactions are varied.
Store's Code Suggests PS5 Pre-orders Will Allow Only One Unit per Account?
Sodar, 20 July 2020, 16:26
The source code of PlayStation Direct contains a message that only one PS5 unit can be purchased. Does Sony intend to introduce limits on pre-orders of the device?
Games Powered by UE5 May Grow to Astronomical Sizes
Adrian Werner, 19 July 2020, 21:52
Unreal Engine 5 is supposed to offer an unprecedented level of detail. However, there are developers who are afraid that it will result in record-breaking HDD space requirements on console and PCs.
Sony Will Inform in Advance About PS5 Pre-orders
Frozen, 18 July 2020, 17:36
Sony's representative will ensure that PlayStation 5 pre-orders will not launch without prior announcement. The Japanese company wants everyone to have an equal chance to order the device before the launch.
DualSense Presentation; Comparison With DualShock
Paul Wozniak, 17 July 2020, 21:26
A live presentation of the DualSense controller for PlayStation 5 has finished. Journalist Geoff Keighley shared his first impressions of the controller and compared it with DualShock.
Xbox Series X Presentation Will Focus Exclusively on Games
Adrian Werner, 17 July 2020, 12:56
Microsoft announced that next week's Xbox Games Showcase will focus exclusively on games. There will be no mention of technical or business aspects of the Xbox Series X console.
Let's Watch First Hands-on of DualSense Controller
Bart Swiatek, 17 July 2020, 10:48
Today is the next edition of the Summer Game Fest, where journalist Geoff Keighley will present the DualSense controller for PlayStation 5 live.
Microsoft Ceases Production of Xbox One X and Xbox One S All-Digital Edition
Paul Wozniak, 16 July 2020, 22:03
Today, Microsoft officially announced the suspension of production of Xbox One X and Xbox One S All-Digital Edition consoles. This move is to prepare the company for the upcoming release of Xbox Series X.
Xbox Boss on Future Plans; Project xCloud in Xbox Game Pass Ultimate
Karol Laska , 16 July 2020, 21:13
Microsoft has shared its plans for the future of Xbox and all related services.
Sony Increases Production of PS5 Due to Huge Interest
mikos, 15 July 2020, 13:34
The interest in the PS5 is said to be so big that Sony had to double the production of consoles to meet the demand.
Price and Pre-orders of PS5 May be Just Around the Corner
Sodar, 14 July 2020, 14:49
It seems that we won't have to wait long for the official prices of PS5. It might even be a matter of hours. Probably as soon as they're released, the pre-orders in many stores will go live.
Epic Games' CEO Responds to Allegations of Eulogizing PS5
Bebop, 11 July 2020, 18:10
According to Internet users, warm words about PlayStation 5, which we heard from Epic Games devs, could have been dictated by an agreement with Sony. The discussion began after the Japanese invested 250 million dollars in Fortnite's creators.
Polish Store Accidentally Reveals Price of PS5
Paul Wozniak, 10 July 2020, 15:21
Polish PC component store x-kom has added PlayStation 5 to its offer, which enabled us to learn the unofficial price of the device.
Sony Presents Boxes for PS5 Games
Paul Wozniak, 09 July 2020, 21:46
Sony has just officially shown how the boxes of PlayStation 5 game will look like. Revealed images show the cover of one of the console's exclusive titles - Spider-Man: Miles Morales.
PS5 vs PS4 Pro Size Comparison on Video
Paul Wozniak, 09 July 2020, 19:47
Developers of apps dedicated to moving objects to augmented reality provided a virtual scan of the PlayStation 5 console, enabling us to compare the device with PlayStation 4 Pro in AR.
PS5 Patent Suggests Backwards Compatibility with PS1, PS2 and PS3 by Streaming
Sodar, 09 July 2020, 18:15
One of Sony's patents gives hope that not only PS4 games, but also those from earlier generations of consoles will run on the PS5. The key may be streaming.
Resident Evil 8 - Capcom Asks About Demo and Xbox Lockhart
Jacob Blazewicz, 09 July 2020, 13:39
Capcom has published a survey on Resident Evil Village. The Japanese publisher asks whether the players would be interested in the demo version of the game, and accidentally confirms the existence of the Xbox Series S „Lockhart” console.
Microsoft Wants Free Upgrades of Xbox One Games to Xbox Series X
Bart Swiatek, 08 July 2020, 12:58
According to sources of Video Game Chronicle, Microsoft encourages its partners - game developers and publishers - to offer free next-gen updates for games developed for current and upcoming consoles. One option is to use Xbox Smart Delivery, but the decision is up to the developers.
Alleged Nielsen Survey Suggests PS5 May be Cheaper Than We Think
Bart Swiatek, 07 July 2020, 12:53
A survey by Nielsen analytics company published on Reddit suggests that PlayStation 5 will cost as little as $435, while the Digital Edition will be $100 cheaper.
Xbox Games Showcase Date Revealed
Agnes Adamus, 06 July 2020, 18:27
Xbox Games Showcase, Microsoft's presentation related to Xbox Series X, will take place on July 23. At this moment it has not been announced what exactly we will see during the broadcast.
PS5 / XSX Games May be More Expensive; Large Publishers Consider Price Increases
Bart Swiatek, 03 July 2020, 13:38
2K intends to sell NBA 2K21 on PS5 / XSX for $10 more than the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions. Analysts from IDG Consulting report that other publishers are also considering increasing prices of next-gen console games.
NBA 2K21 on PS5 and Xbox Series X Will Cost $10 More Than on PS4/XOne [Updated]
Karol Laska , 03 July 2020, 12:43
$10 - that's the difference in the price of NBA 2K21 between current and next-gen consoles. This also means that it will not be possible to transfer a copy of the game from the PS4/XOne to the PS5/XSX for free.
PS5's Backward Compatibility With PS1, PS2 and PS3 Unconfirmed
mikos, 01 July 2020, 12:45
Sony focuses on making as many PS4 games as possible compatible with PS5, but remains silent about older platforms.
Epic Games Engineer on PS5: A Masterpiece of System Design"
Bart Swiatek, 30 June 2020, 10:54
Two employees of Epic Games - Vice President of Engineering, Nick Penwarden, and Kim Liberi's Chief Technology Officer - have complimented the power and capabilities of PS5.
Lockhart - New Unofficial Info on Xbox Series X's Smaller Brother
qjin, 28 June 2020, 19:40
New unofficial information has leaked about the Xbox Series S console, previously known under the code name Lockhart, which is to be a cheaper version of Xbox Series X. We learned a partial specification of Microsoft's device.
PS5 Interface? Patents Show Sony's New Solutions
Jacob Blazewicz, 26 June 2020, 21:25
There are two of Sony's patents that can be associated with PlayStation 5, which appeared on the web. These concern the user interface and suggest that the console will improve the use of multiple applications at once.
PS5 - Factory Photo Suggests Console's Actual Size
Paul Wozniak, 21 June 2020, 16:43
A photo of Sony's factory workers has appeared on the web, where one of them is most likely holding a PlayStation 5, so we can see the theoretical size of the device.
Day One Cyberpunk 2077 Will Look Better on PS5 and Xbox Series X
Jacob Blazewicz, 19 June 2020, 18:05
Adam Kicinski, CEO of CD Projekt, commented on the reasons for delaying the release of Cyberpunk 2077 and confirmed that game will be available on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X consoles from day one.
Microsoft's Ex-employee: No Way PS5 Would Cost More Than $499
Sodar, 19 June 2020, 16:46
According to former Microsoft's Xbox Executive Director Albert Penello, PlayStation 5 shouldn't cost more than $499.
Xbox Series S May Cost Half the Price of Xbox Series X
Smoczy, 18 June 2020, 13:39
Information has appeared on the web, suggesting that Xbox Series S may cost half the price of its stronger version - Xbox Series X.
Free Upgrades for PS5 Games - Sony Doesn't Have Its Own Smart Delivery
Jacob Blazewicz, 17 June 2020, 22:28
Sony Japan announced the company's position on free upgrades for PlayStation 5 games. The company does not prepare a program in the vein of Microsoft's Smart Delivery, and will leave the decision on such free upgrades to the publishers.
Ori Dev on PS5 and Xbox Series X SSDs: „1 TB is Too Small”
Jacob Blazewicz, 17 June 2020, 22:14
Thomas Mahler, Executive Director of the Ori series, commented on SSDs mounted in PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X console. The creator at Moon Studios did not fail to mention the advantages of Sony's and Microsoft's SDDs, but expressed his disappointment with only 1TB of storage.
Enjoy Some Nice Themed PS5 - or Make Your Own
Bart Swiatek, 16 June 2020, 12:18
A number of visualisations have been released online to showcase the possible looks of the themed PlayStation 5 models. They refer to many of the existing and announced games, including Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Assassin's Creed: Valhalla and The Last of Us: Part II.
PS5 in Amazon - Leaked Price Captured on Screenshots
Bart Swiatek, 16 June 2020, 11:38
There have been further leaks regarding the price of PS5. This time the source is the French website of Amazon - according to the information provided on it, Sony's new console will cost a bit more than than the PS4.
XSX Smart Delivery - List of Supported Titles and New Details
Agnes Adamus, 15 June 2020, 23:25
Today, Microsoft shared new information about Smart Delivery. From the post published on the Xbox Wire website, we learned how the process of moving titles between both generations of consoles will take place. We also learned the first list of game available in the service.
Not Only Xbox Series X - Microsoft May Have More Consoles Ready
mikos, 15 June 2020, 13:32
The latest reports suggest that we will be dealing with more than one next-generation console from Microsoft.
Analysts: PS5 Sales Will be Much Better Than Those of Xbox Series X
Bart Swiatek, 15 June 2020, 12:59
Ampere Analysis prepared a report, according to which the PS5 will sell much better than Xbox Series X. In their opinion, Sony will sell 66 million units of its new console, while Microsoft's device will only reach 37 million players. The reason for PlayStation 5's victory in the battle for the ninth generation is... the current dominance of the PS4.