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Game News: Warframe, PS4, Max, Gaiman

By Garth Franklin Sunday July 28th 2013 08:57AM
Game News: Warframe, PS4, Max, Gaiman

Warframe
With Microsoft having recently reversed their policies for indie games to self-publish on the Xbox One, Digital Extremes reports that their anticipated title "Warframe" could potentially come to the Xbox One.

Warframe is presently out on PC, will be available as a launch title on PS4, and boasts cross-platform compatibility enabling players from the different platforms to interact and play with each other. [Source: OXM]

PS4
Sony's PS4 has been tested extensively by the US government regulator agency the FCC and has been found to run "significantly cooler" than the PS3. In fact, the operating temp of the PS4 is 41-95 Degrees Fahrenheit, as opposed to 113-131 Degrees Fahrenheit of the PS3.

The system also has a maximum clock efficiency of 2.75GHz. In terms of size and weight it falls somewhere between the PS3 Slim and Super Slim. Regarding size, it's half an inch narrower and half an inch shorter than the Slim, but it's half an inch longer. In regards to weight, the PS3 Slim is 3.2kg, the Super Slim 2.1kg, and the PS4 is 2.8kg.

Claims have also emerged that between 4.5-5.5Gb of the system's 8Gb of RAM will be available for use by games, while the OS uses 2.5-3.5Gb. Sony later clarified saying that it's essentially 5Gb of RAM for games and 3Gb for OS - the same ratio that XB1 uses. [Source: Eurogamer]

Mad Max
Mel Gibson's brother, Donal Gibson, is an actor and a voice-over artist. Now he's also emerged as a suggestion to voice the title character in the upcoming "Mad Max" game. He's even issued an audio recording of the trailer dialogue. [Source: AusGamers]

Wayward Manor
Beloved "Sandman" and "Stardust" writer Neil Gaiman is dipping his toe into the world of video gaming with "Wayward Manor," a fun New England-set supernatural tale in which your the ghost trying to scare away the mansion's human resident. Check out the official site for more details.

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