PS4 Developer On What It Means To Be Next-Gen

Back when new-gen was known as next-gen, gamers and critics alike pondered and daydreamed about the kinds of experiences we'd get with new hardware and promises of impressive power. And a lot of that anticipation has been squarely on the topic of shiny visuals. But there's more to the look of a game than just pretty… » 5/27/14 12:00pm 5/27/14 12:00pm

​A Developer's Defense Of 30 Frames Per Second

At the start of this new generation of consoles the debate of framerate and resolution importance still wages on. The gold standard to live by is a solid 60 fps and 1080p. If those numbers aren't on a bullet pointed press release somewhere, eyebrows and questions are raised. But what if hitting 30 fps is intentional… » 5/27/14 9:00am 5/27/14 9:00am

Why I Haven't Been Playing Last-Gen Games Much Anymore

Now that the PS4, Xbox One and Wii U are all out, you'd think it's the perfect time to dive into games on the PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii. Games on those systems are typically cheaper and there are a ton of worthwhile titles released for them already, many of which are already in our backlogs, just waiting for us to tackle… » 4/04/14 4:00pm 4/04/14 4:00pm

Borderlands 3: Top 10 Things I’d Like to See

I love Borderlands 2…I know this article seems kind of out-of-nowhere considering the franchise hasn't really been on everyone's tongues lately. But honestly out of all of the games that have come and gone between September 18, 2012 and now, I still find myself consistently diving back in and, most importantly, having… » 1/16/14 6:27pm 1/16/14 6:27pm

Battlefield 4 Stunts Are Becoming More And More Hardcore

Locate target. Eject. Deploy package. Return to your vehicle. Sounds easy, but if your vehicle is a moving jet, and the target is a chopper high above you, things get hard. Even if it's in Battlefield 4. Here's YouTuber ponylion pulling off this pretty cool maneuver like it's the easiest thing out there. » 12/13/13 6:30pm 12/13/13 6:30pm

Rayman Legends On PS4/Xbox One Will Be 10x More Awesome For One Reason

That reason is the Far Cry 3 "best villain ever" Vaas-skinned Globox that's exclusive to the PS4 and Xbox One release on February 25th. And, yeah, an Assassin's Ray costume is pretty neat, too. Along with the announcement of an official release date and two exclusive new costumes, Ubisoft promises improved graphics,… » 12/11/13 2:30pm 12/11/13 2:30pm