No matter what hardware you have onboard – it is always essential to check the FPS (Frames Per Second) in-game. With the help of the FPS counter, you can monitor the performance of the game to some extent.
Word on the street (in particular, online portfolios and CVs) do point towards the possibility of LucasArts coming up with an unannounced title – where hopefully, it will not remain that way for too long. Timothy Longo would be the project’s Creative Director, and this is a role that he stepped into after he left Crystal Dynamics as the Tomb Raider Franchise Director. Since then, he has been hard at […]
The next time you are going to get some gaming sessions in, make sure you consider the FPS (First Person Shooters) genre. If you are a teen with a driving license, then surely you would do your utmost best to pester your parents to let you play more FPS titles on your Xbox 360 or PS3 simply because you have read an article online which claims that there is a […]
Ever since the Half-Life 3 logo was spotted on a t-shirt worn by a Valve employee, the rumors have gone crazy trying to guess if and when the game would be released. It seems that the rumors have been fueled further by a recent video featuring Portal 2’s Wheatley have revealed an obscure set of text that reads ‘OBSERVATION SATELLITE “LANTHANUM”’.
Speaking at a college campus, EA Games’ president, Frank Gibeau, pretty much confirmed that there will be a Battlefield 4. Naturally with the success of the Battlefield series, along with their competition, Call of Duty, EA Games will without doubt want to extend the life of its franchise further by release a sequel to Battlefield 3, a game who managed to sell five million copies during its first weekend in […]
Heads up gamers, Corsair has just unveiled four new gaming peripherals that are aimed at both FPS (first person shooter) gamers, MMO (massively multiplayer online) and RTS (real time strategy) gamers alike. The Vengeance K60 keyboard and the M60 mouse are aimed at FPS gamers, while the Vengeance K90 keyboard and M90 mouse are aimed at MMO and RTS gamers.
Turtle Beach PX5, Modern Warfare 3 limited edition
It seems like every week there is some kind of back and forth, a trading of verbal blows between Activision’s Call of Duty franchise and EA’s upcoming Battlefield 3 first-person shooter games. Both games look fantastic, some better than others. Whereas Battlefield 3 is hoping to tweak Call of Duty‘s tried and tested game mechanics and go one step above the best seller’s visuals with its beautiful Frostbite 2 engine, […]
As if the war between Call of Duty and Battlefield 3 wasn’t already in full swing, DICE has revealed that its upcoming shooter based off the impressive Frost Engine 2 will run in only 720p on game consoles at 30 frames per second, whereas the PC version of the game will be 1080p at 60 frames per second. The reason?Well, DICE’s rendering architect Johan Andersson says “We think huge levels, […]
If you’re one of those people who never really got the hang of using the gamepad to play first person games on the PlayStation 3, and long for the familiarity of a keyboard and mouse combo to play your favorite PS3 first person shooters – you’re not alone. A developer named Matlo from France has been working on an emulator for the PC that lets you identify your computer as […]
Everybody has an opinion and in the case of EA’s John Riccitiello thinks DICE’s Battlefield 3 is superior to Activision’s Call of Duty first-person shooter games. That’s certainly a bold statement considering how large a fan base Call of Duty has. We know that DICE is hungry for more powerful consoles but can they just push this game out the door and let fans decide for themselves before talking out […]
Epic Games has just announced the launch of Duty Calls: The Calm Before The Storm, a free downloadable game that makes fun of Activation’s hit game, Call of Duty. Duty Calls is a first person shooter that mocks the military style gameplay and conventions of Call of Duty. As evident in the trailer, you know you’re in for a fun ride from the get go. Duty Calls can be downloaded […]
It looks like the rumors were true. While initially it’s hard to imagine that you’d be running iPhone apps on the iPad (due to the screen size difference), Apple has decided that it can be done. So the iPad will be getting ALL the apps that are available for the iPhone, which is great news, considering that there’s a huge catalog of stuff out there for the iPhone. You’ll be […]
Most of us delve into the virtual world to get a dose of what we normally can’t do in the real world, including shooting up aliens with sophisticated new weapons from the military, but here’s taking a 180-degree turn from that idea. Developers from Waterloo Labs managed to come up with a new system that enables participants to be involved in a FPS using real guns. This is made possible […]