Joining very few titles such as Guitar Hero III and World of Warcraft, Call of Duty MW2 has also hit the billion dollar mark. Activision’s game made an estimated $550m in its first five days and sold more than 4.7 million copies in its initial 24 hours of release.
Rumour has spread that yet again Sony is delaying the release of its much anticipated title which has been in the pipeline for a long time now, Gran Turismo 5. Originally GT5 was set to be released in Japan in March and other countries soon after, even though this release date was slated, the news doesn’t get much better seen as Sony has just announced that the release date’s status is changing to TBD ( to be determined) with no additional details available currently.
Customizing the character you play as has been a common feature in many of the latest games, not only does it allow you to create your ‘ideal’ look and waste a little more time, it also allows you to develop a greater personal relationship with the game. This maybe the case for some, but for those who are more bothered about their game statistics or skill, they’ll probably ignore the customization features and play the game the ‘classic’ way without pointless features.
It’s launch date for the much antisipated Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2. The 6th COD game is selling out fast in stores across UK. We’ve done some of our very own investigating to see where you can buy it for the cheapest price.
It seems as well as the loss of dedicated servers in Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2, sources have told us that Infinity Ward are also cutting back the maximum limit on players.
Chief Executive of Square Enix expects a new Wii to appear in 2011 and the current generation Wii has received a price drop.
Microsoft’s DirectX team has just released its DirectX End-User-Runtimes for August 2009. Their latest update includes the first official release of the DirectX developer resources for Direct3D 11, DXGI 1.1, Direct2D, and DirectWrite.
Whilst the PS3 3.0 firmware update brought an exciting number of new features to the console, by far the most successful has to be the direct link to BBC iPlayer from the XMB.
GTA 5 still hasn’t been announced for this holiday season, and now that the schedule is becoming increasingly crowded, it seems Take-Two are going to take the decision to postpone the release of some of its titles that were due to be released in the holiday season of 09.