Day: 17/06/2013

Microsoft on what defines a next-gen gam


By: Eddie Makuch Microsoft has not been shy about using the term “next-gen” to describe its games and experiences for the Xbox One, but what exactly does it mean? Speaking with GameSpot, Xbox boss Phil Spencer said the term is multifaceted and at times difficult to convey. “I think it’s multiple things. Graphic fidelity is clearly going to be one of those…and I think graphic fidelity is always going to be at the top of what gamers think about,” Spencer said. “But []

Titanfall won’t feature day-one DLC or microtransaction


By: Martin Gaston Upcoming multiplayer-focused, mech-based first-person shooterTitanfall won’t be getting any day-one downloadable content, developer Respawn Entertainment has said. GameSpot, producer Drew McCoy said the studio wasn’t looking to “nickel-and-dime” its customers. When asked about Titanfall’s post-release plans, McCoy said, “We’re not talking about our plans specifically, but I can say we’re not going to have day-one DLC, and we’re not gonna have microtransactions or anything like that.” “We want to make sure people understand we’re not going to nickel-and-dime you []

Tell North Ridgeville’s Mayor to Halt the Killing of Cats and Meet with Alley Cat Allies


By: Alley Cat Allies I’m outraged that a so-called “Humane” Officer in North Ridgeville, Ohio, shot and killed five kittens. North Ridgeville Mayor David Gillock should issue an immediate order halting the “euthanasia” of cats by Humane Officers—and meet with Alley Cat Allies to discuss more humane measures for feral cats, including community-supported Trap-Neuter-Return. Humane Officers should be educating residents about how to treat animals humanely and coexist peacefully—not shooting kittens in front of children. It’s clear that North RidgevilleHumane Officers need []

Analyst: PS4 ‘clearly’ topped Xbox One at E


By: Eddie Makuch As E3 draws to a close soon, one analyst has claimed Sony has emerged in a better position than Microsoft, though the battle is far from ended. “Clearly, Sony is emerging from E3 on stronger footing, contrasting the PS4 against the more pricey Xbox One,” Robert W. Baird analyst Colin Sebastian said in a note to investors June 16th. Sebastian pointed out that the PS4 is currently outselling the Xbox One on Amazon and GameStop, but said that if []

Week 24 2013 | Part 1


Superboy #21 State of Decay Doctor Psycho and Superboy have teamed up to track the H.I.V.E movements and locate any other future attacks.  The pair make the unlikeliest of allies and the funniest pair of allies.   They don’t have much in common nor do they get along as the best of friends but they do get along, but they are friends and complete opposites, making for an amusing team up at the moment.  They’re just funny. A lot has changed for Superboy []