Despite an errant claim on the PlayStation website, it has now been confirmed that Ubisoft’s upcoming “Watch Dogs” will run at 900p on PS4 and 792p on Xbox One, with both running at 30 FPS. This was reportedly done so that they could include the full dynamic features of the game. [Source: UbiBlog]
Discs vs. Digital
Most core gamers in the United States still prefer physical media when the game costs the same as the digital version it seems.
The NPD Group reports that 74% percent of United States gamers say they prefer the physical edition of a game. The preference for digital is on the rise though, up 5% year over year. [Source: IGN]
Mass Effect 4
Despite rumors the other week, BioWare Montreal studio director Yanick Roy says that the studio hasn’t determined the fourth games’ title yet. It does have a “working title” right now, which would be the “Mass Effect: Contact” mentioned the other day. [Source: Twitter]
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls
Blizzard Entertainment has announced “Diablo III: Reaper of Souls” will launch on August 19th for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One and Xbox 360.
The console-exclusive “Ultimate Evil Edition” includes all of the content from the original “Diablo III,” as well as new features and updates from the critically-acclaimed “Reaper of Souls” expansion. The edition will also include six customizable character classes and five engrossing acts. [Source: Gamespot]