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  • Gamescom 2012: PS Vita won't get a price cut this year

    PlayStation Vita won’t receive a price cut this year, Sony Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida has said. Asked by Eurogamer if the hardware giant planned on lowering the cost of its new handheld this year, he replied: “No, it’s too early.” While he revealed that Sony&...

  • Gamescom 2012: EA Labels boss has seen PS4, Xbox 720

    Frank Gibeau, president of EA Labels, has revealed he’s clapped eyes on Sony and Microsoft’s next-generation consoles. The executive dropped the news during his keynote at Gamescom this week. “I’ve seen both of them," he simply said (via Gamespot). “Ten years...

  • Gamescom 2012: Poisen foes with an Umbrella in Assassin's Creed III: Liberation

    Ubisoft has unveiled a slew of new info regarding Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation heroine Aveline. As we’ve seen from various screenshots and videos, the female assassin – who hails from New Orleans – is kitted out in the traditional assassin’s clobber from the get-...

  • Gamescom 2012: Remember Me was originally a Sony project

    Remember Me developer Dontnod has revealed that the futuristic actioner was originally a Sony-backed project before the electronics giant decided to give it the chop last year. The game was originally unveiled at Gamescom 2011 under the title of Adrift before being snapped up by Japanese giant Ca...

  • Gamescom 2012: Beyond's script is 2,000 pages long

    Quantic Dream big cheese David Cage has dropped a heap of new info on his studio’s forthcoming PlayStation 3-exclusive, Beyond: Two Souls. First up, Cage confirmed that he penned the entire script for the game, which clocks in at a massive 2,000 pages. Unsurprisingly, this resulted in a hef...

  • Gamescom 2012: Far Cry 3 screenshots

    Ubisoft has unveiled a sun-drenched batch of Far Cry 3 screenshots for your viewing pleasure. Take a quick look at a teaser shot below and then head to our gallery to view the full bunch. Far Cry 3 is due out on PlayStation 3, PC and Xbox 360 in November 2012. The open-world shooter takes place ...

  • Gamescom 2012: Mass Effect 3 Leviathan release date announced

    Mass Effect 3’s Leviathan DLC will be released in the U.S. on August 28 on PlayStation 3, PC and Xbox 360, BioWare has revealed. The single-player content launches in Europe on August 29. Unveiled earlier this month, Leviathan focuses on the origins of the Reapers and sees Commander Shep...

  • Gamescom 2012: The Last of Us trailer

    Naughty Dog has unleashed a brand new trailer for upcoming survival romp The Last of Us at Gamescom this week. Check it out below. The Last of Us is due for release in 2013 and sees grizzly hero Joel and teenage heroine Ellie attempting to survive a post-apocalyptic Boston after the globe was dev...

  • Gamescom 2012: New Gran Turismo details 'soon'

    In an interview with VG247, Sony Worldwide Studio boss Shuhei Yoshida has said that there won't be a long wait to hear about details for the next game in the Gran Turismo franchise. In the interview, Yoshida said “Kazanori seems to have started talking about, so I won’t be surprised ...

  • Gamescom 2012: EA won't rule out Cross Buy for Need for Speed: Most Wanted

    Electronic Arts has revealed that the publisher is flirting with the idea of using Sony’s Cross Buy service for Need for Speed: Most Wanted. This would essentially mean that gamers who purchase the adrenaline-fuelled racer on PlayStation 3 will receive the PlayStation Vita release for free....