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Facebook testing a dislike button?

For users who have been awaiting the arrival of a Facebook “Dislike” button, it seems Facebook is starting to test this feature with a randomly small selected amount of people. Unlike the scam where it appears as a Facebook status in your News Feed, this dislike button is seen only by the user him/herself. You can dislike other’s […]

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Rumor: PlayStation 4 to stream PS3 games

PlayStation 4 will use Sony cloud gaming service Gaikai to stream PlayStation 3 titles over the internet, Wall Street Journal sources “familiar with the company’s plans” have said. Microsoft also experimented with cloud gaming for its next generation Xbox, but has “questioned the costs” associated with building such a service, according to the source.   Additionally, the outlet reports […]

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Rumor: Microsoft to unveil next Xbox in spring

Microsoft apparently aware of Sony’s launch. While Sony is planning to reveal its next-generation PlayStation later this month, Microsoft won’t reveal its next-generation Xbox until spring, according to Polygon “sources familiar with the Microsoft console.”    “Microsoft, while already aware of Sony’s launch timing, plans to hold its own announcement this spring, months after Sony’s […]

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PS4 and Xbox 8 to retail for $400?

According to Baird Equity Research industry analyst Colin Sebastian, the upcoming consoles from Sony and Microsoft will retail for $400, or possibly even less. The analyst cites meetings he had with developers and “a number of companies” during CES.   If accurate, the prices would be lower than expected and would put the consoles in […]

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PlayStation 4 to be revealed before E3?

According to a quote from Sony Home Entertainment VP Hiroshi Sakamoto, the upcoming PlayStation 4 could be revealed before the E3 event in June. Speaking during CES, Sakamoto had this to say: “That’s still a big secret [the release date]. But our friends are preparing PlayStation. I can only say that we are focused on […]

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Final Fantasy Versus XIII canceled?

Sources claim that it was decided “within the last few weeks”. Final Fantasy Versus XIII is dead, according to “several sources” of Kotaku. In their words, “the game, as originally intended, is done for.”    The Tetsuya Nomura-directed Final Fantasy was announced at E3 six years ago, and saw its latest major update in the form of a seven […]

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Leaked ‘Xbox 720′ document alleges 2013 launch, augmented reality glasses and more

Microsoft left a lot of people hungry for details about its next-generation console system at this year’s E3. This past weekend, however, those people had plenty to chew on, courtesy of a leaked document that purports to offer plenty of previously unannounced details on the system.   The 56-page document, which first surfaced in the popular […]

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Next game from “Halo” Creators Leaked

If you’ve been itching to play the new game from Bungie, the creators of Halo, you won’t have to wait too much longer. The company’s new title, codenamed “Destiny,” is scheduled to hit store shelves next fall, and should be playable on both the Xbox 360 and Microsoft’s still officially unannounced next-generation system.   Details of […]

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Xbox 360 Successor to have 16 CPU Cores

The latest rumor for the Xbox 360 successor is here. Microsoft’s upcoming console, code-named Durango is rumored to be powered by a 16-core processor, says Xbox World magazine.    The magazine says devkits have already been sent to developers, following “secret” meetings held in London. Of course, the Durango kits will not resemble the final […]

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