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Theme Park returns with free-to-play iOS game

Posted by Evolve on August 26, 2011 at 8:30 PM | Views: 4335 | Source | In: iPhone News

Electronic Arts is reviving the classic Theme Park series as a freemium game on iPhone and iPad this year. Also simply titled Theme Park, the game app will be a brand new entry in the long-running series. It will feature a 3D engine and touch-screen controls, according to Digital Spy. There will als...

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Redesigns of PlayStation Home, makes it the game outside the game

Posted by Evolve on August 25, 2011 at 4:43 PM | Views: 3830 | Source | In: PS3 News

Sony updated PlayStation Home in the spring of this year, and gave its virtual world multiplayer support and better graphics. Evidently that update wasn't quite what Sony wanted, so the company will roll out a complete redesign of the community this autumn to make it easier for folks to connect with...

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Using Tablets Becoming Popular Bathroom Activity

Posted by Evolve on August 25, 2011 at 4:42 PM | Views: 3355 | Source | In: iPhone News

With the market flush with hot-selling tablet computers, it shouldn't bowl anyone over to learn that many users are taking the plunge and bringing their devices to the bathroom. According to a new survey published by Staples Advantage, the business-to-business division of Staples Inc., 35% of tablet...

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Sony to reposition Home as social game hub

Posted by Evolve on August 25, 2011 at 4:37 PM | Views: 3470 | Source | In: PS3 News

Sony will reposition PlayStation Home as a hub for social games, VentureBeat reports.The process will be led by a redesign this autumn, which will introduce new features and areas to help users find games and facilitate play."This is a giant leap in the evolution of the platform," said PlayStation H...

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Emotion-Reading Games Possible In Ten Years, Sony

Posted by Evolve on August 25, 2011 at 4:32 PM | Views: 3857 | Source | In: PSP News

At Gamescom last week two of Sony's executives stated their belief that in merely ten years' time, video games will have the ability to read more than just movement on the part of the player. Reading player emotions will be a key feature that is possible now and might be implemented into games in th...

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Vita UK Prices Confirmed

Posted by Evolve on August 23, 2011 at 8:08 PM | Views: 4048 | Source | In: Vita News

UK Playstation Vita prices have been confirmed with various webstores ready to take your orders. Having followed the pricing in various regions for some time we knew roughly what to expect and were left unsurprised. The standard model of Playstation Vita comes in at £229.99 ($377/€263) an...

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The official word on the glossy Xbox 360

Posted by Evolve on August 23, 2011 at 7:52 PM | Views: 1997 | Source | In: X360 News

You may have heard last week that Microsoft is changing the outer finish of the Xbox 360 250GB consoles from a glossy black to a matte black finish, similar to the current Xbox 360 4GB model. Some of the news outlets that covered it mentioned having a choice between matte and glossy Xbox 360s t...

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Vita to Launch Early 2012 in US; 2011 in Japan

Posted by Evolve on August 23, 2011 at 7:25 PM | Views: 1276 | Source | In: Vita News

There will be no PlayStation Vita in the US or Europe of this year. Sony's Kaz Hirai revealed that the handheld gaming device will launch in Japan by Christmas, but the rest of the world will be waiting until 2012, an AP report reveals. Hirai didn't call the newly detailed release plan a "delay," th...

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Xbox price drop not on the card

Posted by Evolve on August 23, 2011 at 2:53 AM | Views: 1064 | Source | In: X360 News

Consumers hoping to see an Xbox 360 price cut to counter the recent drops on PS3 look to be in for some disappointing news. When asked by VG247 if Microsoft is preparing a hardware price drop of its own, European interactive entertainment VP Chris Lewis responded: “No. “As you can imagin...

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Vita Hardware Specs Announced

Posted by Evolve on August 23, 2011 at 2:36 AM | Views: 2176 | Source | In: Vita News

Hardware specs have been announced by Sony for the PS Vita and the details have confirmed most fans' hopes instead of their fears. The heart of the system is an ARM-developed Cortex A9 chip with four coresand a PowerVR SGX GPU. The screen is a 5-inch OLED capacitive touch-screen (with multi-touch) a...

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