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Last Of Us: Remastered's 1080p, 60fps On PS4 Was A Test For Uncharted 4
The team notes that The Last of Us on PS4 was all a test for using the engine to help with getting Uncharted 4: A Thief's End to run at 1080p and 60fps on the PlayStation 4.
Sims 4 Has Premium Subscription Because EA
The Sims 4 will be borrowing a page from Battlefield 4's playbook. The game will offer players a Premium membership that provides early access to DLC.
Destiny Beta Going Down For Maintenance, Special Rewards Incoming
Bungie shared the full schedule for Destiny's beta today. The schedule reveals that the PS4 and PS3 test will be shutting down for several days for maintenance.
Crytek's Graphics Engineer Joins id Software To Work On Doom
The lead graphics engineer at Crytek – the guy responsible for laying down the foundation and groundwork for the CryEngine and related technology – has left the studio to pursue (or further) his career at id Software.
Attack On Pokemon Is The Inevitable Attack On Titan, Pokemon Crossover
How do you make Pokemon scary rather than adorable? The answer, discovered by artist Elizabeth Emery, is to make them look like the Titans from Attack on Titan. Shiver.
Diablo HD Remake In Development With Divinity: Original Sin Engine
The first Diablo is getting an unofficial HD remake thanks to one devoted fan. He's rebuilding the game from the ground up on PC and Mac using Divinity: Original Sin's engine.
Xbox One's August Update Detailed By Microsoft
The Xbox One will receive another major system update in August. Microsoft's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb outlined the patch's major features in a new blog post this weekend.
Destiny Class Guide Details Hunter, Titan, Warlock
Bungie recently opened up the game's beta for those who pre-ordered the game, and have allowed them to get in some play time with the first-person shooter on the PS3 and PS4. This week the beta for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 will get underway and there's no better time to learn about the character classes than right now.
The Swapper Clones Itself On PlayStation, Pre-Orders Start Soon
For those of you who like to stake a claim on games nice and early, pre-orders will go live on the PlayStation Network this coming Tuesday, July 22. And yes, the game is a cross-buy title, so you can buy it for one platform and *ahem* swap to another platform at no additional charge.
Styx: Master of Shadows Sneaks Up With A New Story Trailer
Styx: Master of Shadows is sneaking up on its “sometime in 2014” release window and, with only a few months left to emerge from darkness, it looks like the team at Cyanide wants to remind everyone what lies in wait.
The Evil Within 16 Minute Gameplay Video Is Genuinely Terrifying
Bethesda gave PewDiePie some exclusive hands-on play time with their upcoming horror title, The Evil Within. The game is being made by the legendary Shinji Mikami and his new team at Tango Gameworks.
Frame-Rate Is King On Xbox One, PS4, Says OlliOlli Dev
If the mechanics are pretty cool but get hampered by constant frame-drops or stuttering, such as Bayonetta on the PlayStation 3 or GTA IV on both the Xbox 360 and PS3, it can ruin the experience. Well, one developer explains why it's important to put gameplay and gameplay performance ahead of everything else.
The Sims 4 Video Features 20 Minutes Of Gameplay
Electronic Arts and Maxis released a new video of footage they showcased at this year's E3 event behind closed doors. Now, the entire public gets to see what only a select few managed to witness at the largest video game event of the year.
Microsoft Catches Ire From Advertisers Over Xbox Entertainment Studios Shutdown
Advertisers are not happy about the closure due to the fact that it happened only three months after the XBES pitched deals to major media advertisers, in an attempt to help build interest around planned scripted and documentary shows.
Mass Effect 4 Will Be Discussed By BioWare This Week
Mass Effect fans will get more details on the series' fourth chapter this week. BioWare is holding a panel discussion this week about Mass Effect 4's development.