Blizzard Confirms 'Unannounced Next-Gen MMO'

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Following speculation surrounding job advertisements on Blizzard's website, a community administrator has confirmed on the World of Warcraft forums that the developer is currently at work on an unannounced, next-gen MMO. The job postings displayed...

The obstacles to next-gen networks

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Broadband has been a huge success in the UK with more than half of all UK homes with a connection, at an average speed of four megabits a second (Mbps). But there are fears that...

Next-Gen LEDs Show Bright Future

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Scientists in India are reporting an advance toward discovering a Holy Grail of the illumination industry — a white LED, a light-emitting diode that produces pure white light suitable for interior lighting of homes, offices...

Dolby Developers: Next-Gen Audio Will Use MIDI

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In a Game Developers Conference session here Thursday, Dolby representatives Jason Page and Michael Kelly shocked the audience by saying that more and more developers will be using MIDI-based technology to power in-game tunes, as...

EA signs Unreal Engine 3 for next-gen games

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Electronic Arts and Epic Games have confirmed that the Redwood company has licensed Unreal Engine 3 for use in a selection of next-generation titles. EA becomes the latest licensee of Unreal Engine 3, which has...

Next-gen AOpen MiniPC Unveiled

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It seems that the engineers over at PC manufacturer AOpen have been studiously reading the reviews of the first generation of their Mac mini ripoff homage, the miniPC, as the latest version is promising to...

Next-gen Sonic this year

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SEGA Europe CEO Mike Hayes has confirmed that our old friend Sonic the Hedgehog will get his first outing on next-gen consoles next year. Speaking to Tech Digest, Hayes said: "SEGA will continue to evolve...

Next-gen Rainbow Six hitting Vegas

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Ubisoft has announced today that its flagship studio is working on a new Rainbow Six game set in the Nevada gambling Mecca. This game is titled Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas and will be released...

ATI Delays Next-Gen Graphics Processors Family

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ATI Technologies confirmed during the last quarter's conference call that its forthcoming graphics processor code-named R520 has been delayed, however, reassured investors and analysts that this Fall it would have a lineup of visual processing...

Square Enix talks next-gen Final Fantasy, new MMO

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Japanese publisher Square Enix has confirmed that among the projects it is developing for next-generation consoles are a new Final Fantasy game from the team behind Final Fantasy X, and a new massively multiplayer game...

Nvidia unveiling next-gen GPU June 21

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Nvidia has revealed that it will announce its next-generation GPU on June 21 at a launch event in San Francisco. An invitation sent to Nvidia partners, analysts, and members of the press promises invitees an...

Next-gen leaders talk about their consoles

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Corporate mudslinging between game console makers begins as leaders on all sides size up the competition. The Electronic Entertainment Expo marked the start of the next-generation console war. With all sides gearing...

Indiana Jones raids next-gen consoles

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LucasArts announces that the world's least boring professor of archaeology returns to games in 2007. When he's not teaching students about archaeology or working on his five-o'clock shadow, Indiana Jones is buckling...

Intel Highlights next-gen dual-core chips

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Intel President Paul Otellini announced three second-generation dual-core processors on Thursday and said first-generation prototypes are faring well. In February, Intel said it was working on 15 dual-core chip designs, which combine...

Ad campaign offering glimpse of next-gen Xbox?

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Ilovebees.com-style game on ourcolony.net appears to reward visitors with glimpses of Microsoft's next-generation controller. Last year, Microsoft intrigued some and infuriated many with a viral marketing campaign to help hype its now-multi-platinum...

Okamoto and Mizuguchi talk next-gen Xbox

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The Japanese creators talk about their reasons behind joining Microsoft and give hints on their respective game projects. In the beginning of March, Microsoft announced that Yoshiki Okamoto, former Capcom executive and...

Sega signs next-gen pact with Silicon Knights

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Agreement will see the Twin Snakes developer working on an unnamed game for unidentified consoles to be released at an undetermined date. In a release issued this morning, Sega announced an agreement...

John Woo developing next-gen ninja game?

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Wired article says the Hong Kong action legend's game company is working on "ShadowClan," due in fall 2006; Die Hard director's Ubisoft project also detailed. With the convergence of the film and...

RUMOR: Nintendo's Next-Gen Console

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In a press conference in Tokyo recently, Nintendo head Satoru Iwata confirmed that the next console will be titled 'Revolution', and, like the DS handheld device, promises to innovate in the field of entertainment. The...

Capcom confirms support for all next-gen platforms

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Japanese publisher Capcom has confirmed that it will be providing software support for all three forthcoming home console platforms, but concerns over the firm's financial health have precipitated a drop in its share price. "We...

Cheaper broadband is critical for next-gen consoles

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Is your slow internet connection preventing next-generation consoles from reaching their full potential? According to Kaz Hirai Sony Computer Entertainment America president it is. He feels that it's necessary that broadband needs to...

Next-gen Call of Duty in the works?

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Job listing on Infinity Ward's site shows next-generation console development is already underway. Though it is assumed most major game studios have already begun development for the next generation of consoles, only...

Square Enix considering next-gen Xbox development - Wada

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Japanese publisher Square Enix could be on board as a developer for Microsoft's next console, according to company president Yoichi Wada, who says the next-generation Xbox "would fully deserve consideration." Speaking with US website GameSpot,...

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