Naughty Dog co-president, Christophe Balestra in an interview to NowGamer has revealed the list of features he like to see in Playstation 4.
Christophe Balestra was asked what features he'd like to see in the successor of PS3, to this he replied, “I think the social experience will be very, very important”
"I expect it to be more of a social experience, it’ll be a machine that will let you connect to all things, it will be like the centre of the house, so you can watch TV, listen to music, see pictures… I don’t know."
Nintendo has just revelaed the first technical specification for the latest reveal new home console Wii U. Going by the details in the specification, Wii U will definitely give Sony's Playstation Vita a good run for the money.
Check out the specification below:
Approximately 1.8 inches tall, 6.8 inches wide and 10.5 inches long.
The new controller incorporates a 6.2-inch, 16:9 touch screen and traditional button controls, including two analogue Circle Pads. This combination removes the traditional barriers between games, players and the TV by creating a second window into the video game world.
The rechargeable controller includes a Power button, Home button, +Control Pad, A/B/X/Y buttons, L/R buttons and ZL/ZR buttons. It includes a built-in accelerometer and gyroscope, rumble feature, camera, a microphone, stereo speakers, a sensor strip and a stylus.
Up to four Wii Remote (or Wii Remote Plus) controllers can be connected at once.
The new console supports all Wii controllers and input devices, including the Nunchuk controller, Classic Controller, Classic Controller Pro and Wii Balance
A single self-loading media bay will play 12-centimeter proprietary high-density
optical discs for the new console, as well as 12-centimeter Wii optical discs.
Supports 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i. Compatible cables include HDMI, component, S-video and composite.
Uses AV Multi Out connector. Six-channel PCM linear output through HDMI.
The console will have internal flash memory, as well as the option to expand its memory using either an SD memory card or an external USB hard disk drive.
IBM Power-based multi-core microprocessor.
Four USB 2.0 connector slots are included. The new console is backward compatible with Wii games and Wii accessories.
Kazunori Yamauchi on his personal twitter account has confirmed that the new patch for Gran Turismo 5 will be coming out later tonight.
Check out below what Kazunori Yamauchi tweeted (Translated):
Ok, here comes the long awaited GT5 online update. It will happen in 24 hours. An online special event will be held too.
Immediately after Kazunori Yamauchi post, Polyphony Digital on its official website announced that the Gran Turismo 5 online server will be down for scheduled maintenance between 10:00 and 11:00 PM EST.
No exact time as to when the patch will be released, stay tuned for more update on this.
The patch v1.10 is now available for download, check more details HERE.
Nintendo just a while ago announced the list of third party game titles that are currently in development for their home console "Wii U". The list announced by Nintendo includes Ninja Gaiden, Batman, and much more.
Nintendo has finally revealed their new home console "Wii U which will feature table-like controller with built in 6.27 touch screen. The best part of this screen is that it can be used as a single screen for games, as well as dual screen with games on HDTV.
Nintendo has confirmed that the controller will not be portable, and can only be used in proximity of the main Wii U console.
The controller will feature D-pad, and two analog pads, and these are position high up on the controller rather than more traditional lower down positioning like PS3 and Xbox 360 controller. The Wii U controller will have two shoulder button and two trigger buttons.
Gamers can make use of this controller for making video calls as well as it features speakers, a microphone and a camera.
Nintendo has officially revealed the name of their new home console. Initially codenamed as "Project Cafe", the handheld device will be called "Wii U".
Nintendo America president Reggie Fils-Aime confirmed the news on E3 stage, Reggie also confirmed that table-like controller for Wii U, its a touch sensitive and can be used for aiming, browsing, making video calls and many more.