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Activision working on new Tony Hawk game

Could a new Tony Hawk title be in the works? If you ask “The Birdman” himself, he’ll tell you it is. In an interview on the Sirius XM show Demolition Radio, Tony Hawk reminisced on the legacy of the Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater series, revealing that Activision is working on a new game....
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Microsoft acquires Gears of War franchise from Epic Games

If you had any fears Gears of War was dead in the water, you can cast them aside. Microsoft announced today via Xbox Wire that they have purchased the rights to the Gears of War from developer Epic Games. Black Tusk Games, an untested Vancouver based developer, will be taking over the reins of the...
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Io-Interactive details next-gen Hitman game

Today, Io-Interactive, developer of the next-gen Hitman game, posted an open letter to their fans on the official Hitman website, detailing their plans for a next-gen AAA title in the series. The developer says that the game will star series protagonist Agent 47 at the prime of his career, as he travels the...
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Is Skyrim going next-gen? [Update: Mistake]

Over on Bethsoft, there is an image (above) for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim that lists the Xbox One and PS4 as platforms for the RPG. No official word yet from Bethesda, but we’ll keep you updated on their response to this. Source: NeoGaf (Image from Bethsoft) UPDATE: Vice President of Bethesda has...
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The 5 game engines that will define the next generation of consoles

When you think next-generation gaming, you naturally think of improved graphics. Unless you’re into the technological end, polygon counts and vertex shading algorithms won’t necessarily cross your mind, but the details are what truly make these engines amazing. The first thing we need to consider though is an engines lifespan. We can see...
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Were the Next-Gen Consoles Rushed to Market?

From blue lights of death to faulty HDMI ports, and game delays to resolution upscale patches, it seems that the PS4 and the Xbox One were rushed to market. It’s troublesome that we’re mentioning the devices being rushed when you remember that the Xbox 360 and the PS3 had one of the longest...
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Tomb Raider going next-gen?

According to a listing on Amazon Italy, Tomb Raider might be headed to next-generation consoles sooner than expected. The listing says that it’s the “Definitive Version” of Tomb Raider, and will includes all of the previously released DLC and an exclusive art book. It’s listed as coming to current platforms and PS4 on...
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Why the PS4 has already failed

  * Editors note* The opinions reflected in this editorial do not necessarily reflect the views of OmniGamer The PS4 has been doing so very well in the eyes of the media and gamer’s with consistently one upping Microsoft that it will ultimately lead to their failure. In my opinion Sony has done...
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