You might have gathered that it’s Gamescom week, so there have been lots of goodies coming in recently — like a lovely little trailer comparing some of the gameplay from the original Final Fantasy X with footage from the new HD Remaster version. It shows off a sequence of battles, focusing on the Overdrive attacks. Check out the difference between SD and HD! But the new thing we’re showing off here, is the arranged version of the battle music!
Hey, PlayStation fans. It’s awesome to be at Gamescom this week. For the first time ever, we’re showing off live demos of Destiny at an event that’s open to everyone! Since our new action game is more fun when it’s experienced with other people, it makes all the sense in the world to welcome gamers to explore the frontier with us. If you weren’t able to make it to the convention, we have no intention of leaving you behind. This week, we’re delving deeper into the details for how you’ll become legend in Destiny. This video helps us tell that story.
Sid and I are in Germany, tracking down the games to bring you new info. Yesterday, I sat in on a presentation by Col Rodgers, the game director on PS4′s upcoming launch exclusive Driveclub, where he went into detail about the Driveclub’s social features, the PS Plus Edition of the game, and showed us how Remote Play on PS Vita works. Rodgers described Driveclub as the “social network for racing games,” and this is exemplified by the game’s Challenge system.
Oh man! It’s so good to be back on the PlayStation.Blog! PlayStation is where Joe Danger and our little studio began, so it feels really good to be able to announce that we’re bringing Joe Danger and its sequel, Joe Danger 2: The Movie, to PS Vita next year! Our team owes so much to the PlayStation community…
DICE’s upcoming Battlefield 4 has captured the attention of military shooter enthusiasts for a host of reasons, not the least of which is the game’s promise of 64-player multiplayer warfare running at a smooth 60 frames per second on PS4. At Gamescom, I got some hands-on time with the first PS4 build of the game — we were among the first group to play the PS4 build outside of DICE. Here’s a quick after-action report.