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Xbox Scarlett Bets on Power, Price and Backward Compatibility

Jacob Blazewicz, 15 November 2019, 11:52

Phil Spencer and Aaron Greenberg from Microsoft commented on the Xbox Scarlett console. They did not reveal any specifics, but assured us that the company had learned from Xbox One's debut and that the new platform would be able to hold its ground in terms of both power and price.

Xbox Scarlett for Holidays 2020; Microsoft Launches Console Replacement Program

Michael Kulakowski, 28 October 2019, 23:53

In several selected countries, Microsoft started offering an installment plan called Xbox All Access, designed for new Xbox One users, with the possibility of free hardware replacement on the next-generation console. Its terms and conditions confirm that Xbox Scarlett will debut in stores at the end of 2020.

PS5 Devkit Photo and PSX, PS2, PS3 and PS4 Compatibility Rumors

Paul Wozniak, 19 October 2019, 12:16

One Twitter user who is behind the leak of The Last of Us 2's release date has informed fans not to sell their PSX, PS2, PS3 and PS4 games. This may suggest that the latest Sony console will be compatible with older versions. Additionally, a photo od PS5 devkit has been uploaded to the web.

GTA 6 Very Likely to Become PS5 Launch Title

Paul Wozniak, 09 October 2019, 13:56

A 2018 leak, which revealed the specs of PlayStation 5, also revealed the list of launch titles (including exclusives) for the new Sony console and heralds the next version of the company's VR device. Among the games that will appear on PS5 is GTA VI.

PS5 Devkits - Rumors About Console's Appearance Were True

Adrian Werner, 09 October 2019, 13:12

Reports from August about the unusual appearance of PlayStation 5 devkits have been confirmed, and we've also learned that the console will use 100GB discs and offer backward compatibility with PS4.

PlayStation 5 Officially Announced - Launch Date Revealed

Bart Swiatek, 08 October 2019, 17:46

Sony has officially announced the PS5 console. The device will have a number of new features, a modern gamepad with adaptive triggers, and will be available in stores in 2020.

PS4 - Firmware 7.0 Launches This Week

Bebop, 07 October 2019, 14:06

Firmware 7.0 will become available to PlayStation 4 users this week. The new version of the software will focus on doubling the number of participants in Parties and making the Remote Play function available on Android.

Microsoft Denies Rumors About 4K Camera in Xbox Scarlett

Agnes Adamus, 06 October 2019, 21:09

A few days ago there were rumors that Xbox Scarlett will be equipped with a 4K camera for streaming content. Microsoft decided to deny these reports. The spokesman for the company informed that no such technology is currently being developed.

Death Stranding - Limited Edition PS4 Pro Announced

Bart Swiatek, 25 September 2019, 11:04

During the State of Play stream, a limited edition PlayStation 4 Pro console model was announced, featuring a visual theme from Death Stranding, the new title of Hideo Kojima. The device will hit the market in November.

Microsoft and Xbox Go Carbon Neutral

Barth Faryna, 24 September 2019, 19:17

Microsoft joins the fight for a better future for our planet and becomes part of the „Playing for the Planet” initiative. In addition, the company announces the creation of the first consoles completely neutral in terms of carbon dioxide emissions.

PS5 Will Need Less Power; Sony Joins "Playing for the Planet”

Barth Faryna, 23 September 2019, 14:03

Sony joins the fight for the future of our planet and becomes part of the „Playing for the Planet” initiative. Its aim is to take all possible actions to, among others, reduce the emission of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere through appropriate management of energy consumption.

PS5 Pro Will Debut Along Basic Version of PlayStation 5?

Bart Swiatek, 20 September 2019, 11:15

Japanese industry journalist Zenji Nishikawa suggests that the PS5 will launch in two variants - more efficient and less efficient. In the past, Nishikawa was the source of a confirmed leak of Nintendo Switch Lite.

AMD Zen 2 Will Dramatically Reduce Development Time of PS5 Games

Konrad Serafinski, 01 September 2019, 20:55

Tim Ash of BoxFrog Games believes that AMD Zen 2 processor that will power PlayStation 5 and Xbox Scarlett are a major step forward and will dramatically reduce game development time.

Sony's New Patent Reveals the Appearance of PS5? [Updated]

Conrad Hazi, 22 August 2019, 11:20

An infographic included in Sony's new patent, showing the potential appearance of the upcoming PlayStation 5 console, has been published on the web. This is probably not the final design of the device, but it shows the overall concept adopted by the manufacturer.

PS5 May be Announced in 6 Months; Ghost of Tsushima on Next-gen?

Bart Swiatek, 13 August 2019, 22:00

Summary of the email content that is reportedly being sent by Sony to its marketing partners has appeared on the web. The news suggests that the presentation of PlayStation 5 will take place on February 12, next year. One of the titles dedicated to the next-gen hardware would be Ghost of Tsushima from Sucker Punch.

Xbox Scarlett Will Bet on Smooth Gameplay and Quick Loading

Bart Swiatek, 13 August 2019, 15:27

Talking to Gamespot, Phil Spencer, the Xbox brand manager, said that with next-gen consoles his company wanted to focus on gameplay smoothness and fast data loading. In his opinion, this is supposed to allow for a significant improvement in playability.

100 Million Copies of PS4 Sold; Sony Breaks a Record

Konrad Serafinski, 30 July 2019, 14:36

Sony has presented its latest financial report. The company has sold a total of 100 million PlayStation 4 units, making the PS4 the fastest console ever to reach this goal.

According to Devs, PS5 is More Powerful Than Xbox Scarlett

Conrad Hazi, 18 June 2019, 15:33

According to developers who have had the opportunity to work with next-gen console dev kits, PlayStation 5 offers greater performance than Xbox Scarlett. Game developers also point out that powerful consoles will allow the development of artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Microsoft: Xbox Scarlett Won't be Our Final Console

Paul Wozniak, 14 June 2019, 16:24

Phil Spencer, head of the Xbox brand, announced that Scarlett will not be the final Microsoft console. He also talked about the xCloud streaming service and the future of Xbox consoles.

Xbox Scarlett Revealed - 120 FPS, Raytracing, SSD as Main Features

Konrad Serafinski, 10 June 2019, 00:01

Microsoft's conference on E3 2019 finally brought the expected announcement of a new console - Xbox Scarlett. The device will offer 120 FPS gameplay, raytracing support and several other new features like SSD.

Xbox Scarlett Reveal on E3 2019

Jakub Mirowski, 09 June 2019, 16:00

We can be reasonably sure that during today's Microsoft conference as part of the E3 2019 fair we will see the next console of the Redmond giant. This is indicated by a message hidden in photos published by the company.

Sony's CEO Believes Consoles are a Niche

Agnes Adamus, 24 May 2019, 12:02

On May 21 a meeting for Sony investors - Investor Relations Day 2019 took place. As part of the event, the CEO of the Japanese company - Kenichiro Yoshida - spoke on the establishment of cooperation with Microsoft. In his speech, he said that consoles are now a niche in the gaming market.

Sony Announces Limited PS4 Days of Play Edition

Bart Swiatek, 10 May 2019, 12:26

During PlayStation's State of Play event, Sony announced a new model of PlayStation 4. The device will stand out with steel color and feature a 1TB hard drive.

Xbox Anaconda More Powerful than PS5?

Bart Swiatek, 23 April 2019, 16:29

According to Ainsley Bowden, founder and editor-in-chief of Seasoned Gaming, the next generation of Xbox consoles will be more powerful than PlayStation 5. The information comes from anonymous insider sources.

New Xbox One S All-Digital Edition Officially Announced

Bart Swiatek, 17 April 2019, 16:29

During yesterday's Inside Xbox presentation Microsoft officially announced the new Xbox One model. Xbox One S All-Digital Edition doesn't have any physical drive and will be launched in May this year.

PlayStation 5 Launch at the End of 2020?

Christian Pieniazek, 17 April 2019, 15:11

Unofficial reports about the potential release date of PlayStation 5 have surfaced on the web. It seems that the console will not be available in stores until the end of 2020.

PS5 Confirmed with Ultra-Fast SSD

Christian Pieniazek, 17 April 2019, 13:10

The new console by Sony will be equipped with a fast SSD to completely change the gaming experience. In addition, the Japanese giant shared first details about the new PlayStation, and also revealed that selected developers had already put their hands on PS5 dev-kits.

Possible Release Date and Price of Xbox One S All-Digital

Jakub Mirowski, 14 April 2019, 22:59

WinFutre has published pictures that allegedly show an unannounced version of the Xbox One S console, one without an optical drive. The new version may appear on the market at the beginning of May.

PS5 and Xbox Scarlett Announcement Soon, Suggests Gamestop CEO

Bart Swiatek, 03 April 2019, 14:33

TweakTown suggests – citing the CEO of Gamestop as its source – that the next-gen consoles are not very far.

SEGA Genesis Mini - New Retro Console Announced

Konrad Serafinski, 31 March 2019, 23:21

SEGA announced a release of a refreshed version of its once popular console. Genesis Mini will offer 40 classic titles available since day one. The console will launch this year.

Xbox One Without Blu-Ray Drive is Coming in May

Bart Swiatek, 06 March 2019, 14:45

According to the Windows Central website, the version of Xbox One will debut in May, this year. The console is to be delivered without a Blu-ray drive, making it significantly cheaper.

PlayStation 5 With Ray Tracing Support?

Michael Kulakowski, 05 March 2019, 23:01

Sony is searching for engineers experienced in ray tracing technology, who are to work in PlayStation lab in London. This, obviously, raised speculations about whether the spectacular technology will be supported by the yet unannounced PlayStation 5.

Xbox Lockhart and Xbox Anaconda Revealed on E3?

Conrad Hazi, 22 February 2019, 23:35

Latest reports suggest that the new Xbox consoles, codenamed Lockhart and Anaconda, are to be officially presented at the E3. Halo Infinite is expected to launch alongside the next-gen consoles, but Microsoft hasn't confirmed this information.

Nintendo Switch Has More than 1800 Games

Bart Swiatek, 13 February 2019, 11:32

Perfectly Nintendo website, known for gathering various "N-related" stats, reports that currently there are more than 1800 titles that we can play on Nintendo Switch.

Sony focuses on PlayStation 5, but the PS4 can still get more games

Bart Swiatek, 31 January 2019, 14:27

According to Daniel Ahmad of Niko Partners, Sony is already concentrating mainly on the development of PlayStation 5. The company has a few more games in store, but it is not clear which of the platforms they will be released.

Mad Box - Project CARS developers present the look of their console

Michael Kulakowski, 07 January 2019, 15:04

Developers from Slightly Mad Studios, mainly known for their Project CARS series, presented the conceptual appearance of their Mad Box console. The device, which was officially announced on Thursday, is expected to make its debut in the next three years.

Analysts: No Next Gen in 2019

Bart Swiatek, 03 January 2019, 18:42

The gamesindustry.biz prepared an interesting compilation presenting predictions of well-known analysts for 2019. According to them, the next generation is not to be expected in the next 12 months, but a lot will happen anyway.

Console from Slightly Mad Studios will debut in 3 years

Bart Swiatek, 03 January 2019, 13:21

Developers of Project CARS work on their own console to compete against next-gen Xbox and PlayStation, 3 years from now.