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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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Wii U clock speeds revealed

While Nintendo has kept certain aspects of the Wii U hardware secret, developer “Marcan” has released them for the masses. Marcan has revealed the CPU and GPU clock speeds for the new console, which on the surface do not appear to be too spectacular but very efficient.   According to the dev, the Wii U’s […]

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E3 – Official Wii U Specs

Nintendo has finally confirmed the specs inside the upcoming Wii U. After a year of speculation, here is the full rundown, via the gaming giant:    Size Approximately 1.8 inches high, 10.5 inches deep and 6.8 inches long. Appearance The new console features a compact design that will make it a natural addition to any home entertainment setup. […]

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Crysis 3 to support DirectX 11 on PC, Wii U Version Doubtful

Even the pickiest of graphics obsessives has to admit that Crysis 2 looked pretty damn spiffy upon its release last March. But the PC version of the game didn’t look as spiffy as it could until a DirectX 11 update last June. That added features like hardware tessellation, displacement mapping, and realistic shadows. For Crysis […]

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Next Xbox Will Have a Touchscreen Controller, Similar to Wii U

According to gamerevolution, the Next Xbox will have “an HD screen surrounded by the traditional 360 buttons and sticks”, and isn’t Cheap. For $600, the “tablet” style controller could “be a remote control when you’re watching TV, a browser when you’re on the internet, extra buttons and information when you’re playing a game or a portable display […]

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Wii U to Get a Name Change

Serious discussions are ongoing at the highest level in the US and Japan as to whether the firm should cut its losses and consider changing the name of its Next-Generation Console, Wii U. – computerandvideogames A change of name is a real possibility.   If this were to be true, it will be announced at E3. […]

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Details of the Xbox 720 Leaked

According to Kotaku the Next Xbox (Xbox 720) will have Blu-ray, Kinect, a Anti-Used games system, and will have a Smaller Controller. With the specifications being purely hypothetical, sources are saying that the next Xbox will be six times more powerful than Xbox 360 and will yield 20% greater performance than Nintendo’s forthcoming console, the […]

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No PS4 will be announced at E3 2012

Kaz Hirai the Executive Deputy President of Sony has confirmed today that their will be no announcement of the PlayStation 4 at E3 2012. Nintendo will be showing off the Wii U at E3 2012 completely. I was lucky enough to see Nintendo’s new tablet-controller and Wii U system at CES 2012 as it was by […]

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[Rumor] PS4, Next Xbox, and Wii U to be Shown at E3 2012

According to a reliable source the Next Xbox and PS4 will be unveiled at E3 2012 and is said to be the biggest yet. If this rumor is true, then this will be the show’s first time in 17 years that three rival consoles will be directly comparable.   Prices and Launch Details aren’t to […]

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Nintendo Gives a Release Date for Wii U

Inside-Games has reported today that Nintendo will be releasing the Wii U Q3/Q4 2012. Nintendo will be showing off the Wii U this upcoming CES event and will possibly have demos availiable to be played. It is also to be believed that Nintendo will give us a official release date and price at this upcoming E3 event. […]

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