With the exception of PES, it seems clear that publisher Konami has decided to drop out of console development. Our sister site GameSpot asks why, and what it means for their many franchises.
Halo 5: Guardians and Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain are the latest games to include microtransactions. Is their inclusion spoiling our enjoyment of AAA games?
"We're not releasing new AAA titles this Christmas," Shuhei Yoshida says.
"People constantly ask us for the big exclusive AAA games." Executive admits that the PS4 doesn't have enough premium quality games that aren't available on other platforms.
Analyst says, "It broadens the revenue opportunity for what is already a very successful core franchise for Activision."
Unverified rumours suggest no big projects in the pipeline other than Pro Evolution Soccer.
Expand your smart home beyond your outer walls with connected outdoor tech.
LG is building anticipation for the upcoming IFA trade show, unveiling a Bluetooth keyboard that rolls up along four rows of keys to become a super-compact stick that slides into your bag.
Project Phoenix director Hiroaki Yura sits down with Zorine Te to discuss the shift in Japan's game industry, and why Konami's troubling culture is unsurprising.
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