New hardware will bring “a host of modern micro-architectural performance features.”
VGleaks – one of the more respectable next gen hardware rumour-mongers – has posted what it claims is an in-depth account of the next generation Xbox’s CPU. I’m going to put hand on heart and say that I understand not a single word of it.
Already in its 2nd decade, EvE Online, the MMO going free-to-play, has defied the odds of with its huge subscriber base of over 500,000.
CCP’s CEO, Hilmar Pétursson, in response to the huge milestone issued his thanks to players: “This is a bit of a sentimental moment for all of us at CCP. This is something we’ve strived for against all odds, against all rational, logical expectation of what is reasonable to do in a decade.” He also said that he “hoped to inspire a whole new decade of progress in EvE Online,” and to, “Explore what this concept is about to become. It has long since turned into more than a computer game. Having watched it now for a decade, our best work is ahead of us. I now really believe in my mind and my heart that EvE will outlive us all”
EA’s and Firemonkey’s Real Racing 3 is the realistic free-to-play racing Sim. It seems as though there is an annoying micro-payment that just makes some players, well, annoyed!
On March 6th, DmC: Devil May Cry’s first story expansion – Vergil’s Downfall will hit PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. The achievements are now online.
The Star Trek Digital game received a new batch of amazing screens from its publisher, Namco Bandai.
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As the 2nd THQ Asset Auction nears, Nexuiz developer Illfonic has shut down its XBOX 360 servers. The auction is expected to take place April 15th at which point the game’s fate will be determined. (PC build is not affected). In the meanwhile. Illfonic will continue to run the PC version of Nexuis.
[Thanks goes out to MP1ST for the patch notes)
Below you will find Patch 1.1 for the PC, which is coming to PS3 and Xbox 360 at a later date. The second update, ‘Data Patch B” has hit all formats already.
Jill Murray, Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation writer downplayed Ubisoft’s decision to feature a black female protagonist.
Speaking to Kotaku, Murray said some of those arguing in defense of all-white, all-male casts are being “creatively lazy.”
John Taylor, AMD’s Global Business Manager, said “the accelerated processing unit in the PlayStation 4 is the best the company has ever produced.”