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Gaming writer since ages, now Founder and Editor in Chief of Worlds Factory. Clan Leader/Guild Master of La Legione del Drago, clan/guild of heroes jumping from a virtual world to another for the most epic (?) adventures ever seen.

inXile Keeping PS4&XB1 Heavily In Mind For The Bard’s Tale IV

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In case you haven’t heard yet, The Bard’s Tale IV will be a thing thanks to inXile Entertainment, which successfully bought the rights to the IP. After the success of Wasteland 2 (which will get a console version later this year) and the ongoing development of Torment: Tides of Numenera, Brian Fargo is planning another [&hellip Read more

Magicka 2 Interview – The Wizards Are Back

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After a couple of teasing snippets, here’s our full Magicka 2 interview with Pieces Interactive (thanks to Paradox PR for the help!). Please enjoy and remember that the game comes out on PC & PlayStation 4 next week! What kind of additions and improvements can we look forward to in Magicka 2 over its predecessor? [&hellip Read more

DX12 A Big Improvement Over DX11; Vulkan Might Be Even Better

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As part of our interview with Pieces Interactive (the developers of Magicka 2), we asked them their opinion on DirectX 12 as developers. They have a very positive outlook on the new API that will become available along with Windows 10; at the same time, though, they said that Vulkan might be even better. DX12 [&hellip Read more

HD Remasters To Be Key Business Activities for Capcom; New Engine Will Shorten Development Times

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It looks like HD remasters are here to stay, whether you like them or not. Capcom admitted as much in their latest quarterly financial report, stating that HD remasters will be one of the company’s key business activities and explaining that while sales for these games are dwindling in stores, they are rising via digital [&hellip Read more

Magicka 2 PS4 Runs@1080P/60; No Cross-Play With PC

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We’ve reached out to developer Pieces Interactive (through publisher Paradox Interactive) in order to ask the team a few questions about the upcoming sequel to Magicka (which we previewed at Gamescom 2014). As a teasing snippet, here’s some answers on Magicka 2 PS4 – from the frame rate/resolution combination (1080P/60FPS) to the DualShock 4 controller features [&hellip Read more

Naughty Dog On Why They Don’t Do First Person, Camera Differences Between Uncharted & TLOU

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The silence surrounding Uncharted 4 has been broken with an interview published today by games™. We’ve highlighted a few interesting tidbits about Naughty Dog‘s camera preferences – for instance, Lead Designer Ricky Cambier explained why they always go with third person. For me personally, if I can’t see the character… well, I want to know what [&hellip Read more

PlayStation League Expands To Italy With An Eye Towards eSports

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Sony Computer Entertainment Italy just announced via a press release that the official PlayStation League will shortly expand to Italy, after its Spanish debut in late 2014. It will be available to all PlayStation 4 players who also own a PlayStation Plus subscription. The official website will go live tomorrow at this address; there, you’ll [&hellip Read more

Adr1ft Is The Ultimate VR Experience, Says Dev

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Virtual reality is closer than ever, although we won’t see it until next year with the consumer release of Oculus Rift and Project Morpheus. That said, any tech is worthless with adequate content and Adr1ft is currently one of the most promising games to have full VR support; in an interview with RedBull.com, creator Adam [&hellip Read more

Dirty Bomb Giveaway – 500 Beta Keys For You!

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Dear readers, we have good news for those of you who love playing multiplayer FPS games on PC! Worlds Factory partnered with Nexon in order to bring you a Dirty Bomb giveaway – just enter the contest below to have a chance to win one of 500 beta keys!   Worlds Factory and Nexon have [&hellip Read more

ARK Will Use DX12; Console Launch Expected In Summer 2016

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A new development team called Studio Wildcard made today’s news with ARK: Survival Evolved, an open world survival game with dinosaurs. The game is using cutting edge technology and already looks beautiful, as you can see in the reveal trailer here. We spotted some interesting information about it on the Steam page: The over-the-top hyper [&hellip Read more

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