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Microsoft Announces DirectX 12

Microsoft revealed DirectX 12 today at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, claiming it will be able to work across all Microsoft platforms.

DirectX 12 will also allow developers a lower level access to hardware and will “spread the workload on the CPU and GPU”, to better balance threads…

20 Mar 6:43 PM 0 Read More...

Report: EA To Publish 'Titanfall' Sequel

According to Polygon and Gamespot, Electronic Arts has secured sequel rights to Respawn Entertainment’s multiplayer shooter, Titanfall.

Citing unnamed sources, Polygon also believes that the Titanfall sequel will not be Microsoft exclusive, unlike the first game. An EA representative declined to comment on the rumor.

“We do not comment…

20 Mar 12:56 AM 0 Read More...

'Diablo III' Auction House Closed

Blizzard has confirmed on its Battle.net site, that the auction house for Diablo III has officially been shut down.

Blizzard has also posted a FAQ, explaining how the shutdown will affect players. It states that all existing auctions have been settled, with items either going to the highest bidder…

19 Mar 1:09 AM 0 Read More...

'SimCity' Offline Mode In "Final Testing"

Maxis has confirmed via Twitter that SimCity’s update 10, which will add an offline mode, is in its “final testing.”

Since its release in March 2013, SimCity has required a constant internet connection to play it. During its launch period Maxis general manager Lucy Bradshaw said that making an…

14 Mar 10:57 PM 0 Read More...

Penello: Xbox One Controllers Will Work On PC

Microsoft’s director of product management Albert Penello took to the NeoGAF forums to address rumors claiming that Microsoft was planning to lock out Xbox One controller compatibility on Windows PC.

“This is 100% wrong,” Penello wrote, in part. “When the drivers become available, they will work with the existing…

14 Mar 10:56 PM 0 Read More...

'The Witcher 3' Delayed To 2015

CD Projekt RED has announced that its open-world RPG, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, has been delayed into February 2015. The developer explained that it needs “a few additional months” of refinement.

“We recently reexamined what we had achieved thus far, and faced a choice about the game’s…

11 Mar 5:37 PM 0 Read More...

EA Cancels South Africa 'Titanfall' Release

Electronic Arts South Africa has announced on its Facebook page that Respawn Entertainment’s upcoming shooter Titanfall will not be released in South Africa following poor performance in the region during its beta tests.

“After conducting recent online tests for Titanfall, we found that the performance rates in South Africa…

08 Mar 12:47 AM 0 Read More...

Details Revealed For Rocksteady's 'Arkham Knight'

The first details from Rocksteady’s recently announced Batman: Arkham Knight have been revealed in the newest issue of the Game Informer magazine.

Arkham Knight will feature a Gotham map that is “5 times larger” than Arkham City, and also introduce a driveable Batmobile as well.

“The Arkham games have…

05 Mar 12:16 AM 0 Read More...