Sony will show off PlayStation 3 at the Taipei Games Show in Taiwan next week, allocating a quarter of its show-floor space to the super-hardware.
It'll be the first outing for the next-gen console since last year's E3 event and hopes are high that the machine will be available for a hands-on experience.
A playable version of PS3 would undoubtedly be the star of the show and could potentially affect the impact of Microsoft's big Xbox 360 push in Taiwan, which is due to get underway on March
A top Sony exec has confirmed that both Sony's own Warhawk and Lair from developer Factor 5 are already lined up as launch titles for PS3.
When not staggering under a nametag that read "Co-Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President and Corporate Executive Officer of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc", Mr Jack Tretton was the man who let the feline flee from its fabric encasement during an online interview.
Answering a question about PS3 power and the previously seen demos, Tretton said,
A top Sony exec has confirmed that both Sony's own WarHawk and Lair from developer Factor 5 are already lined up as launch titles for PS3.
In between staggering under a nametag that reads 'co-chief operating officer, executive vice president and corporate executive officer of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc', Mr Jack Tretton was the man who let the feline flee from its fabric encasement during an online interview.
Answering a question about PS3 power and the previously seen demos, Tretton
Capcom has confirmed that Resident Evil 5 will be released on next-gen consoles PS3 and Xbox 360 - but not Nintendo's Revolution.
The sequel's action will take place in sunlit urban environments rather than the series' usual doom and gloom-laden interiors.
Early screenshots have also revealed a Chris Redfield look-alike in the lead role hinting that the plot might a take a turn back towards the Racoon cityscape of Code Veronica and, most importantly, mark a return for the zombies, according
The Medal of Honor series will return this winter - EA has announced Medal of Honor: Airborne for current and next-gen machines. That's PC, PS2, PS3, Xbox and Xbox 360 in case you were wondering.
Winging players into the conflict as new character Private Boyd Travers, Medal of Honor: Airborne is set to give the weary series a jolt, with each mission kicking off with a parachute drop into enemy territory.
While it's hardly a dramatic departure from the old Medal of Honor formula - fight your
According to the results of our most recent GamesRadar poll - What do you think of cutscenes? - 32% of you can't get enough of them, totally at odds with David Jaffe, the man behind God of War, who *believes a cutscene "pulls you out of the game"*.
Only 7% of entries agreed with Jaffe, hating cutscenes because they get in the way. The majority of you, however, told us that you didn't mind them, so long as they were used in moderation. Are you taking notes, Mr Kojima?
But while a third of you
Sony on Jan. 10 announced that full-scale production of its Blu-ray discs will begin in February at its plant in Shizuoka, Japan. The discs, which hold 25 gigabytes of information (nearly five times that of a single-layer DVD) are the chosen format for the upcoming PlayStation 3, as well as (Sony hopes) a successor to the DVD format.
Sony's plant in Terre Haute will begin its own production run in May, while its Salzburg, Austria facility will follow suit starting in July. The company predicts